Bread and Circus: The Geopolitical Stage Show

How many times have you heard someone add to a conversation with words like ‘liberal’, ‘socialist’, ‘Democrat’ or ‘Republican’?

Often this is accompanied by ignoring variations on hierarchy, structures of inequality, or profoundly unjust distributions of power and wealth.

The 'bread and circus' continues to keep the masses distracted on the illusion of left vs right, while hiding that politics is a WWE-style theatre stage show -- in which all manufactured characters are indeed ‘in’ on the act and play their part to invoke audience emotion.

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How many times have you heard someone add to a conversation with words like ‘liberal’, ‘socialist’, ‘Democrat’ or ‘Republican’?

Often this is accompanied by ignoring variations on hierarchy, structures of inequality, or profoundly unjust distributions of power and wealth.

The ‘bread and circus’ continues to keep the masses distracted on the illusion of left vs right, while hiding that politics is a WWE-style theatre stage show — in which all manufactured characters are indeed ‘in’ on the act and play their part to invoke audience emotion.

[…Continued]

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