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Monkeywrenching Government-Fight Against Socialism
…Democrat have a long history of graft, corruption and cheating going back to their Civil War era days of the KKK and carpet baggers. Historically, they cheat on elections [think Chicago’s Mayor Daley, Obama’s ACORN group, Tammany Hall and others] Most use their office to enrich themselves and family members-think Obama, the Clinton’s and the Biden Family, as a few examples…
No longer do Dems concern themselves with the working family, it’s all graft and special favors for the union supporters, media allies and others.
We need to fight back and stop getting fleeced by these socialists; they’re crushing our liberty, eroding our purchasing power and making a mockery of freedom.
If you work for a government that is exhibiting authoritarian tendencies, there are many nonviolent methods you can use to obstruct and impede the implementation of its policies.
Far from being rational, smooth-running machines, large bureaucracies bumble and stumble along, wallowing in inefficiency, waste and disastrous miscalculations. They are riddled with cracks, weaknesses, vulnerabilities and contradictions.
That insight was tacitly recognized by the US Office of Strategic Services (OSS—the predecessor to the CIA) in a little pamphlet called Simple Sabotage Field Manual. Published in 1944, it was apparently distributed to enemy countries during WW II in an attempt to encourage disruption of their government’s war effort.
The manual is not about sophisticated operations like destroying ammunition depots or blowing up bridges. Rather, it encourages what the OSS calls “simple sabotage” that can be performed by ordinary folks.
The pamphlet is full of tips on how to undermine the war effort by causing machinery to break down prematurely, surreptitiously weakening infrastructure and wasting time on the job. Some ideas are clever; others downright wacky—like this one:
“Anyone can break up a showing of an enemy propaganda film by putting two or three dozen large moths in a paper bag. Take the bag to the movies with you, put it on the floor in an empty section of the theater as you go in and leave it open. The moths will fly out and climb into the projector beam, so that the film will be obscured by fluttering shadows.”
Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity, effort, or organization through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. One who engages in sabotage is a saboteur. Saboteurs typically try to conceal their identities because of the consequences of their actions and to avoid invoking legal and organizational requirements for addressing sabotage
But the most interesting ideas from the viewpoint of nonviolent action come at the end of the manual and might be described as “social sabotage.” This type of disruption “…requires no destructive tools whatsoever and produces physical damage, if any, by highly indirect means. It is based on universal opportunities to make faulty decisions, to adopt a non-cooperative attitude, and to induce others to follow suit.”
The manual makes clear that the goal is simply to exacerbate the bureaucracy’s natural tendencies: “The potential saboteur should discover what types of faulty decisions and noncooperation are normally found in his kind of work and should then devise his sabotage so as to enlarge that ‘margin of error.'”
One of the most effective uses of sabotage is against organizations. The OSS manual provides numerous techniques under the title "General Interference with Organizations and Production":
· When possible, refer all matters to committees for "further study and consideration". Attempt to make the committees as large as possible—never fewer than five
· Bring up irrelevant issues as frequently as possible.
· Haggle over precise wordings of communications, minutes, resolutions.
· In making work assignments, always sign out unimportant jobs first, assign important jobs to inefficient workers with poor machines.
· Insist on perfect work in relatively unimportant products; send back for refinishing those with the least flaw. Approve other defective parts whose flaws are not visible to the naked eye.
· To lower morale, and with it, production, be pleasant to inefficient workers; give them undeserved promotions. Discriminate against efficient workers; complain unjustly about their work.
· Hold meetings when there is more critical work to be done.
· Multiply procedures and clearances involved in issuing instructions, paychecks, and so on. See that multiple people must approve everything where one would do.
· Spread disturbing rumors that sound like inside information.
From the section entitled, "General Devices for Lowering Morale and Creating Confusion" comes the following quintessential simple sabotage advice: "Act stupid!
[Office of Strategic Services (OSS) manual]
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