The capitalists will sell the communists the rope with which they will jointly hang the remaining holdouts against our glorious corpo-progressive future.
In ’37 Stalin made a hash
Of party loyalists and army brass.
Decimation: One in ten are shot.
What’s the word when one in ten are not?
It has always conferred status to consume tax revenue, and opprobrium to produce it.
Everyone is in favor of upward social mobility; the other direction is more controversial.
Censorship, like any other government function, can be outsourced.
The three dominant political ideologies of the past century are fascism, communism, and autism.
There is in America an unbridgeable psychological divide, made manifest every April 15th, between those who receive checks from the government and those who write them.
Somehow, in democracies, a great many policies get implemented that almost no one will admit to being in favor of.
It’s not usually the truth that’s being shoved down your throat.
History is lenient with the vicious and powerful victims of tyrants still more vicious and powerful.
Merciful regimes kill the troublesome without insisting on reeducating them first.