This is one of the coolest things I’ve ever taken part in. Sustainable Human has made an incredibly beautiful short film out of one of my essays, narrated by me, and I’m so excited to share it. There’s so much love for humanity shining through it’s made me cry like three times, and I wrote the thing. Please watch and share far and wide!


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23 responses to “The End Of Kings”

  1. This is a beautiful video. Hits the nose on the head like nothing from mass media does.

  2. I found your video & this page because I wanted to include you in our discussion of your article “Be Skeptical Whenever The Political/Media Class Converges On A Single Narrative”
    which was carried on:
    re: this video: sounds great, but what is the alternative: democracy<mob rule?
    I have been playing "a game" on were I am President of
    the unincorporated U.S.A. & king of Britain as I say I have more Royal blood in me than Q 2!
    I have told all to go to their counties, cities, states, and begin 'a new' & set-up their own localities. If police-gov. employees don't go along, don't pay them, as self-government works only if it is voluntary. To cut to the chase: It is not Royal blood lines that don't work–it is that royalty, like most of use, become corrupted/compromised! Ever hear of the Garden & Apple?
    I will admit that Self-government would work now due to an interNet; BUT there is NOT a public internet today. Google is the new Elite-controlling The Empire.
    Here is my re: to someone calling BS to your article:
    When you say "Bull Shit" to such a long running discussion, I don't
    know what part you are speaking against?
    If you are responding to only one of the last innuendos that Khashoggi
    is only "missing" and not dead, I think that is even open for a

    There is actually some light evidence that Timothy McVeigh was never
    executed in prison, and that he was snuck out of there by their "new"
    execution firm that only "did him" and never any of the other
    executions at that fed.prison, including those of later dates. Only
    this theory would explain why McVeigh NEVER claimed he did not do it.
    There is overwhelming evidence the OC bombing was much much more than
    what the Official story has claimed.
    (Heck, if someone today showed me a little evidence Oswald's shooting
    was staged, I would consider it as a possibility! Whenever someone is
    eliminated and never charged, prosecuted, and lost [ever hear from
    Osama bin Laden!], after a quick review of the last 100 years of
    history we should ALL be skeptical!)

    A [fake] death of a journalist (even one who had so many proofs that
    he was A secret Agent working for many different countries-regimes
    over his time as "a made-man"), surely would be one excuse to carry
    out bigger plans, even a World War

    When we face the possibility that the hippie-movement was one big
    Agency plan (CIA, etc.) to derail the anti-war movement of the 1960s
    we must begin to realize so much of what we think is real is merely a
    fake or scam so an Elite can keep in control.
    I discuss this and many of these ideas in many of my Amazon e-books or
    read Dave McGowan's series.

  3. Hi, Caitlin. I’m Javier, I’m Spanish and I’m a reader of your articles. I do not speak English, but I could see the video report that you narrated entitled “the end of kings.” It is a very good report. I work in video, I have decided to subtitle it to the Spanish language. I am writing to tell me if you authorize me to share it with my friend in social networks, and tell me how I can send you the file if you want to share it also subtitled in Spanish. Congratulations for your articles, thank you for your commitment. A hug. Javier
    Facebook: Javier Laclau (Zaragoza)

    1. Yes, that would be fine. No need to send it to me; I don’t have a Spanish-speaking audience so me sharing it would be pointless, but that would be great!


      1. Some of your audience do have Spanish-speaking friends (even in Spain). This is a fabulous work and I would love to share it with them.

  4. fabulous. positive. welcome.

  5. At the end of the Cold War I had much of the positive feeling about the future that shows in the video. I saw Eurasia coming together with the West creating a northern hemisphere zone of peace and prosperity.

    But it was not to be. By the mid-1990’s I saw the US aiding and abetting fascists, nazis, and jihadis in its operation to destroy Yugoslavia. I saw the US spread its creation Al Qaeda through Azerbaijan to Chechnya, Bosnia, and Nogorno-Karabakh, to inflame chaos and suffering. Then came the bombing of Yugoslavia that spiked that future at least for the next 25 years. Then 911 followed by Iraq, Libya, Ukraine, Honduras, Syria. The US aiding and abetting ISIS. War drums beating on Iran. Sanctions on Russia (and now China!).

    The attack on alternative media and sources of information has started. US elites, the Deep State button pushers intend to take back control of major narratives. This is phase 2 of the roll-out of Cold War v2. Nothing matters to them but increasing spending on the military – more is never enough – and more war. Other great powers are responding to arm themselves in self-defense against the US that has brought immense suffering to millions and destroyed and nearly destroyed multiple nations. In the face of US dementia and threats they are arming themselves.

    The US emerged from 911 as the fascist rogue state of the 21st century. I watched the video and felt the tragedy of our time – of what could have been but the US will not allow and it will not stop grasping for more. The high ideal narratives of the US during the Cold War and the opening from its end are lost. I watch the video and know that Caitlin is pointing at a world that is trying to be born but it will not be born until the US is defeated, neutralized, or exhausted. Humanity has to detour through another split world wherein the Russia/China allied led East checkmates the US in order over time to force the US to turn inward that will bring forth another opening. Cold War v2 has a long way to go so it could take several decades but the danger is that the US might get the Great War its elites are marching us into.

  6. The era of kings – riches for the strongest – is indeed coming to an end, but not by the power of non existent biological evolution, no matter how much nice music you attach to the idea.

  7. Caitlin,
    Will you please also email the words that you wrote. there is too much of the movie in which your Australian accent and rapid speech make it so that I cannot discern what you are saying. I would truly like to simultaneously view the movie and read the words.
    Have the filmmaker(s) put those words in subtitles, it would have been perfect but, since the did not do that, the only way to fully understand what you have written, is to have a copy of it. Sometimes, it is necessary to dally over one word at a time, considering its nuances and purposes.
    Thank you

  8. I’m going to expand a little bit on the great video that Caitlin has provided with something that I think “parallels” it nicely.
    Much as commoners who live within it would like to avoid facing the reality of their lives in the Matrix, there is simply no getting around the fact that there are descendants of very powerful, very rich people living among us today who want the Matrix to remain exactly as it is and will use their power in every imaginable way to ensure it.
    Over many thousands of years there has ALWAYS been living among the populace a very small number of very powerful, vastly-wealthy people who have, in one way or another, inherited, and therefore owned, a large percentage of all the stuff, including the land, and, “naturally”, those few people wanted to have a “return” on their inheritances (investments). “Naturally”, they did not “invest” the stuff that they had inherited in anything that they did not believe would end up INCREASING the value (the size) of their inheritances/investments. Stated differently, they did not allow anyone to benefit from (to use) their stuff/inheritance/investment unless that anyone gave back to them (the owners of the inheritances) something of GREATER size (value). The difference in size (value) between what was used and what was returned eventually came to be called profit or interest.
    The vast majority of the people of past and present generations were (are) born with very little or no inheritance/investments. That is, very little has been bequeathed to them by their similarly-poor ancestors.
    Absolutely ALL of the economic/financial/monetary/political acrobatics and juggling and churning and outright lying that are being performed by the governments and central banks of the world at the present time are the one AND THE ONLY way to prolong a fatally-flawed economic system (in which the vast majority of wealth, land and large-scale capital equipment is owned by a microscopic percentage of the population for their own profit) that has in the past proven beyond any shadow of doubt that it required, AND STILL REQUIRES, both a wildly-expanding human population AND, AND, AND gigantic, vastly destructive, REAL wars — both of which, by “whatever it takes”, providing the inheritances from perhaps-long-dead generations to their present beneficiaries, the “profit” that their beneficiaries demanded through the generations, and continue to demand today, OR ELSE.
    Speaking of “or else”, the above is the reason for the “whatever it takes”, future-taxpayer bailouts of the TBTF banks a few short years ago. Elite VIPs Hank Paulson, Ben Bernanke, etc. were absolutely correct when they said that the financial system (again, of a very few people owning the vast majority of wealth, etc.) would have “failed” had those VIPs not done what they did. However, doing what was done has steered the capitalist system into what is essentially a laboratory experiment in the “nature” of economics. At the very least, one would have to say that what the Elite’s central-bank slaves have be doing since the “financial crisis” a few short years ago is “flying by the seat of their pants”. Or, as one Lord Jacob Rothschild put it shortly after the bank bailouts:
    “The six months under review have seen central bankers continuing what is surely the greatest experiment in monetary policy in the history of the world.”
    Unfortunately, to ensure humanity’s long-term survival, the “failure” of that fatally flawed system is precisely what MUST happen and the sooner the better, because the drums of irresistibly-profitable, capitalist-system-prolonging, human-race-eradicating wars are being beaten harder and harder as I type.
    Experimental negative interest rates, together with the necessary experimental abolishment of cash, is a last-ditch, now-fully-conscious effort by the inheritance/investment-owners to strip-mine some more profit from the no-inheritance owners, momentarily relieving the present system’s naturally-increasing pressure and thus momentarily delaying the need for yet another astronomically-expensive war. But almost as if by the intentional design of an “invisible hand”, even these desperate, experimental measures will NOT garner enough profit for inheritances/investments. When the fear (“pressure”) of impending loss inevitably becomes too great for the capitalist system’s “un-vented” economic tank (a human population that is not growing rapidly enough) to contain, the world will once again explode into full-scale, all-out war — the ultimate expression of the human animal’s “profit motive” (aka greed) — the foundation of the present economic system.

  9. Uplifting – brilliant “translation” from print to film!

  10. Brilliant! Thanks Caitlin. I’ll definitely share.

  11. …the reality of the situation is Amazon is far more than a retail shopping website – it has extensive and growing ties to the military-industrial-surveillance complex…

  12. In support of Caitlin’s Video:
    If you go to the official UN website and read through the 17 point plan, you will rapidly discover that the Sustainable Development Goals are essentially a blueprint for global government. This computer model was funded by the Club of Rome, and these days the exact same people are still trying to scare us into giving up our national sovereignty “for the good of the planet” so that they can implement their “New World Order”.

    They hope to convince all of us that we are facing “global problems” that require “global solutions”, and they are convinced that power is better off in the hands of global policy-making institutions such as the United Nations.

  13. WONDERFUL. Thank you. Sharing.

  14. I would love to have this narrated by Ed Asner, I wonder whether he is still active?

  15. Words cannot explain the emotions this clip of truth, raised up inside of me. At the moment I have tears streaming down, thank you, thank you for this hope, this bright light in a darkening world!

  16. This is way beyond hopeful and beautiful, I can see why it made you cry, it did me too, but that’s okay because they were tears of joy! Absolutely made my day! ;-))

  17. A melding and mending of minds, hearts, hands and feet. Absolutely precious and beautiful!

  18. Wonderful ! Off to share…

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