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The mid-term election season will be getting into full swing soon, and you will be inundated by media reports, poll results and "insider" opinions about who will "win" and who will "lose."
Conventional wisdom holds that in a democracy, people have control of the government with and through their vote and elections. But the esoteric truth is that all modern governments control the people. The people do not control the government. That is why it is more accurate to call it a "selection" rather an election.
Many thought that in the last election they elected some "new" leaders who were going to show the way. They thought elections meant something, but now they're waking to the realization that elections mean nothing.
We've reached a point where I don't feel that voting does any good in national politics. Remember that it's important to the actors in, and plans of, the Deep State that you vote. That alone should give you pause.
Washington is broken. Elected elites — even many of those recently elected — quickly see a way to enrich themselves and their corporatist sugar daddies and the cycle continues. Electing a bunch of new people running under a new banner just leads to a dashing of hope that makes a big splash but is as futile as a single wave against the sea wall of graft and corruption.
Benjamin Franklin warned against it in Emblematical Representations in 1774. He wrote: "The ordaining of laws in favor of one part of the nation, to the prejudice and oppression of another, is certainly the most erroneous and mistaken policy. An equal dispensation of protection, rights, privileges, and advantages, is what every part is entitled to, and ought to enjoy."
Watch for much theater out of Washington in the next few months. Elected elites will posture and preen. The press will wail and gnash its teeth… and the money printers will continue to churn and dollars will continue to fly out the door.
Meanwhile, when State lawmakers do make the hard choices, those who long sucked off the government teat — led by the thugs directing the government employee unions and egged on by the press — will march on their capitals demanding that its government rape the taxpayers one more time to ensure their cushy arrangement.
Hyperinflation is almost here. Banksters always want a little inflation and think they can control it once it's started. But just as they are wrong about everything else — from missing the indicators of a coming housing collapse to missing the coming recession to the effects of "stimulus" — they will be wrong again.
Americans have been pushed to the brink. To quote trends forecaster Gerald Celente, "When the people lose everything, they have nothing left to lose, and they lose it." Once the line is finally crossed, a citizenry fed up with a pandering, do-nothing, wasteful government will rise up and throw it out. When that happens, the unrest in Taiwan and Ukraine will pale in comparison.
Solution begins at home
The quicker we come to terms with reality about politics in America, the closer we come to serious action to restore freedom of the individual. The government and its politicians are at war with us in order to protect their interests, which are 180 degrees out of phase with ours.
Incumbents get re-elected to the tune of better than 90 percent, a number which hardly jibes with the low teens approval rating Congress enjoys at the moment. Eighty-nine out of 100 recognize what these people are. But only one in 10 of them is going to be looking for work come November.
But the American system was not one set up for royalty or professional politicians. The Founders would be horrified at the notion that one must be an "experienced" politician in order to be deemed qualified for office, or that anyone would be continually voted back into office for what amounts to a lifetime position.
I am not telling you not to vote. Focus on local politics where you can have some influence and elect liberty-loving individualists. If you feel there is a candidate in your area that you want to support, then you should indeed vote. Libertarian and conservative voters should concentrate on finding candidates for state and local elections who will uphold the Constitution and are willing to take a bold stand for state's rights and against federal tyranny.
When this new crop of politicians rises to take on the federal leviathan make sure they will push for term limits and the repeal of the 16th and 17th Amendments which would end the unconstitutional income tax system and necessarily end the Federal Reserve, and restore selection of senators to the states where the Founders intended (no, elected office isn't a job, and "experience" and "qualifications" don't enter into the equation. These weren't meant to be long-term positions).
We can't oppose the statists and socialists by choosing from among
them. If you vote, choose wisely.
Yours for the truth,
Editor, The Bob Livingston Letter®
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Thousands of 'Ballot Mules' Delivered Tens of Thousands of Votes for Biden
After previewing the documentary “2,000 Mules,” New York Post columnist Miranda Devine wrote that “pesky evidence is starting to emerge of systematic schemes to subvert the electoral process — which must not be allowed to happen again if we are to restore faith in elections.”
Devine called the movie — which debuts next month — “the most compelling evidence to date” concerning the race between then-President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden and said research conducted by the election integrity group True the Vote reveals what appears to be “suspicious ballot harvesting.”
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If you're interested in preparedness, flea markets and thrift stores can be goldmines. Every day, people clean out their garages or attics and give away things they don't want, completely unaware that many of the items they donate are valuable to preppers.
These items end up in secondhand stores and can often be purchased for a fraction of what they would cost new. You just have to be patient and search.
Here you'll find a list of items you should look for, especially if you're a prepper on a budget...
25 Prepper Items To Look For at Flea Markets
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