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Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-trouble-with-western-values-is-that-westerners-dont-value-them ❖ Have you ever noticed how those who shriek the loudest about tyranny in foreign countries are always the same people calling for the censorship and deplatforming of anyone who criticizes the western empire?It's a ubiquitous mind virus throughout western

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/when-billionaires-and-the-government-work-together-to-control-information ❖ Facebook restricted visibility of the New York Post's Hunter Biden laptop story in the lead-up to the 2020 election after receiving counsel from the FBI, according to Facebook/Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg.“So we took a different path than Twitter,” Zuckerberg

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/our-entire-civilization-is-structured-around-keeping-us-from-realizing-we-can-do-this ❖Rise, like lions after slumber In unvanquishable number! Shake your chains to earth like dew Which in sleep had fallen on you: Ye are many—they are few! ~ Percy Bysshe Shelley The video footage coming out of Sri Lanka right now

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/study-us-foreign-policy-by-looking-at-oil-reserves ❖ None of the world's worst people are in prison. Most of them are fabulously wealthy and widely esteemed. Our systems are not set up to reward beneficial action and punish wrongdoing; at the scale that really matters, they are

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/billionaires-only-come-to-the-rescue-in-movies-and-comic-books ❖ Twitter has done an about-face and sold the company to the richest person in the world for $44 billion.Rightists are having a merry old time making fun of the melodramatic reactions from high-profile liberals who fear Elon Musk's purchase

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/our-rulers-are-not-rational-creatures ❖ We survived the nuclear horror of the cold war only to see our rulers turn around and start another one for no legitimate reason, this time against two nations simultaneously. And almost no one objected.The first cold war was