posted on May, 26 2011 @ 10:37 PM
Intellectually I know that TPTB are terrified of us. But viscerally... not so much. It's very depressing.
But I'm put in mind of our own (American) government, who with one hand pat themselves on the back for bullying oppressive Mideast/North African
regimes (at least the ones who have oil and/or valuable minerals and are not Saudi Arabia) into "democratic reforms," while with the other hand they
routinely and cavalierly take from their own people the very human rights they insist everyone else respect.
I say I'm put in mind of them--in one respect: What TPTB would do well to remember is that historically revolution has always been illegal. People
who are oppressed, angry, hungry, and just in general entirely fed-up are not going to be greatly impressed with the terroristic application of
But, of course, being out-of-touch with the reality of the situation is one of the blindnesses of a regime that's ripe for overthrow. When people no
longer care if they die, you can be sure they seriously don't give a s**t for your laws....