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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/revolution-awakening-and-leaving-abusive-relationships-all-happen-in-unexpected-ways ❖ People don't generally leave abusive relationships in egoically satisfying, Hollywood-friendly ways.I point this out because those of us who are watching the people's abusive relationship with predatory power structures and hoping for revolutionary change often tend to envision the

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/well-either-rise-as-a-collective-or-perish-as-individuals ❖ Everyone who's freaking out about wokeness and identity politics can relax. Liberals are 100 percent certain to get bored with that schtick and forget all about it without having helped a single member of any minority or marginalized group.

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/you-can-never-do-everything-but-you-can-always-do-something ❖ Whenever I talk about the fact that our world is ruled by psychopaths who have our species on a trajectory toward annihilation via climate collapse or nuclear war, I get people asking the very understandable question, "What can we

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/theyre-normalizing-robot-police-by-calling-them-dogs ❖ Hawaii police are defending their use of pandemic relief funds for a robotic "police dog" made by Boston Dynamics which scans homeless people's eyes to see if they have a fever."If you’re homeless and looking for temporary shelter in

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/a-race-between-revolution-and-robotics ❖ Basically we're looking at a race to see if the deterioration of material conditions inherent in capitalism leads to mass-scale revolution before the plutocrats have the technological and legal ability to roll out robot and drone security forces. ❖ We're fed

Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/our-rulers-have-all-the-power-and-none-of-the-responsibility ❖ As the world burns, as ecosystems die off, as the insects vanish, as the forests disappear, as soil becomes rapidly less fertile, as extinction takes over, as the oceans gasp for air and become lifeless deserts while continents of plastic form in