Category: Media and Government

Illusion: The Psychology of War Theatre

Reality is a principle humanity has lost in an era of mass illusion. The fabricated narrative of warfare disguises a vast operation of mass simulations, enacted for the viewing public as ‘news events’, with a paraphernalia of embedded journalists and missile-eye-view cameras.

The so-called physics of war are, in the real world, preceded by an abstract model of war that structures and organises the actual happenings.

There is no underlying reality of war, referred to by media images. Instead, the images ARE the actual operational mode of war.

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Member Circle: All A Work | October 2020

The magic that captivates individuals to wrestling, and even moreso politics, is called 'emotional labour' — the professional management of other people’s feelings.

Diners expect emotional labour from their servers, Hulkamaniacs demand it from their favourite performer, and a whole lot of voters desire it from their 'leaders'.

Will WWE Hall of Famer Donald Trump retain his US President Heavyweight Championship?

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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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Bushfires: Round 2? | FFT

Extreme conditions witnessed during the 2019-20 bushfire season completely devastated many parts of the country, and now experts believe this saga may be far from over.

As Australia approaches summer yet again, could the underlying agenda be to accelerate another round of mass burnings across the country?

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Andrews’ private militia: “1984 on steroids”

Daniel Andrews’ attempts to create his own “private militia of Leftist public servants” will turn the state into “1984 on steroids”, says Sky News host Rowan Dean.

It comes as the Andrews is expected to introduce sweeping new powers for public servants, giving them the authority of authorised officers with the ability to indefinitely detain Victorians.

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