The illusion of democracy has always been a very fine veil covering a multitude of mendacious manipulations serving another agenda that is usually sorted out in private, behind the green curtain. But even this fine veil is now being rudely ripped away for the American people today, as they watch their votes being stolen from them in a plethora of ways – some snatched right out from under their noses and others in more covert ways.
It’s as if presidential elections are just another form of entertainment that’s fixed, like many sports events, these days.
It’s also as if the metal fist has come out of the velvet glove, and it’s sticking up two fingers in our faces. Continue reading