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So the good news is, we’ve somehow survived the first nine months of Donald Trump’s presidency. The bad news is, not only is the country now remotely controlled by Vladimir Putin, but it appears we’re finally on the verge of the all-out Russo-Nazi dictatorship the Resistance has, for over a year, been hysterically warning us would be the punishment for not electing Hillary Clinton. Things are definitely looking ominous.

As Charles Blow noted in The New York Times, Trump has discarded his mask of normalcy (which was never much of a mask to begin with), and has come out as openly white supremacist. Politico reports he might be assembling his personal Trumpian Sturmabteilung from the ranks of neo-Nazi militias. Another piece in The New York Times informs us of the allegedly possible coordination of the Trump regime with the “growing” and “dangerous” neo-Nazi movement, unless, of course, The Times duly notes, their Nazi source was just making stuff up. Out in Hollywood, liberal celebrities, neocons, and former spooks have formed a “Committee to Investigate Russia,” which presumably will be working closely with special counsel Robert Mueller, who is currently preparing to indict Paul Manafort for conspiring to offer to personally brief some Putin-friendly Russian oligarch he had allegedly stolen millions from … or something more or less like that. Meanwhile, Trump has been down in Alabama whipping his white supremacist followers into a mindless frenzy of racial hatred of African-American professional athletes (and other expressions of patriotism) in order to divide, confuse, and divert us while he secretly plots to torch the Capitol and blame it on “Antifa terrorists.” How did things ever get to this point?

Well … all right, let’s review what happened, or at least the official version of what happened. Not Hillary Clinton’s version of what happened, which Jeffrey St. Clair so incisively skewered, but the Corporatocracy’s version of what happened, which overlaps with but is even more ridiculous than Clinton’s ridiculous version. To do that, we need to harken back to the peaceful Summer of 2016, (a/k/a the “Summer of Fear”), when the United States of America was still a shiny city upon a hill whose beacon light guided freedom-loving people, the Nazis were still just a bunch of ass clowns meeting in each other’s mother’s garages, and Russia was, well … Russia was Russia.

Back then, as I’m sure you’ll recall, Western democracy, was still primarily being menaced by the lone wolf terrorists, for absolutely no conceivable reason, apart from the terrorists’ fanatical desire to brutally murder all non-believers. The global Russo-Nazi Axis had not yet reared its ugly head. President Obama, who, during his tenure, had single-handedly restored America to the peaceful, prosperous, progressive paradise it had been before George W. Bush screwed it up, was on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon slow jamming home the TPP. The Wall Street banks had risen from the ashes of the 2008 financial crisis, and were buying back all the foreclosed homes of the people they had fleeced with subprime mortgages. American workers were enjoying the freedom and flexibility of the new gig economy. Electioneering in the United States was underway, but it was early days. It was already clear that Donald Trump was literally the Second Coming of Hitler, but no one was terribly worried about him yet. The Republican Party was in a shambles. Neither Trump nor any of the other contenders had any chance of winning in November. Nor did Sanders, who had been defeated, fair and square, in the Democratic primaries, mostly because of his racist statements and crazy, quasi-Communist ideas. Basically, everything was hunky dory. Yes, it was going to be terribly sad to have to bid farewell to Obama, who had bailed out all those bankrupt Americans the Wall Street banks had taken to the cleaners, ended all of Bush and Cheney’s wars, closed down Guantanamo, and just generally served as a multicultural messiah figure to affluent consumers throughout the free world, but Hope-and-Change was going to continue. The talking heads were all in agreement … Hillary Clinton was going to be President, and there was nothing anyone could do about it.

Little did we know at the time that an epidemic of Russo-Nazism had been festering just beneath the surface of freedom-loving Western societies like some neo-fascist sebaceous cyst. Apparently, millions of theretofore more or less normal citizens throughout the West had been infected with a virulent strain of Russo-Nazi-engineered virus, because they simultaneously began exhibiting the hallmark symptoms of what we now know as White Supremacist Behavioral Disorder, or Fascist Oppositional Disorder (the folks who update the DSM are still arguing over the official name). It started with the Brexit referendum, spread to America with the election of Trump, and there have been a rash of outbreaks in Europe, like the one we’re currently experiencing in Germany. These fascistic symptoms have mostly manifest as people refusing to vote as instructed, and expressing oppressive views on the Internet, but there have also been more serious crimes, including several assaults and murders perpetrated by white supremacists (which, of course, never happened when Obama was President, because the Nazis hadn’t been “emboldened” yet).

Now, despite what the Russian propagandists will tell you, this recent outbreak of fascistic behavior has nothing whatsoever to do with these people’s frustration with neoliberalism or the supranational Corporatocracy that has been expanding its global empire with total impunity for twenty-five years. And it definitely has nothing at all to do with supranational political unions, or the supersession of national sovereignty by corporate-concocted “free trade” agreements, or the relentless privatization of everything, or the fear that a lot of people have that their cultures are being gradually erased and replaced with a globalized, corporate-friendly, multicultural, market-based culture, which is merely a simulation of culture, and which contains no actual cultural values (because exchange value is its only operative value), but which sells the empty signifiers of their eviscerated cultural values back to them so they can wear their “identities” like designer brands as they hunch together in silence at Starbucks posting pictures of themselves on Facebook.

No, this discontent with the political establishment, corporate elites, and the mainstream media has nothing to do with any of that. It’s not like global Capitalism, following the collapse of the U.S.S.R. (its last external ideological adversary), has been restructuring the entire planet in accordance with its geopolitical interests, or doing away with national sovereignty, and other nationalistic concepts that no longer serve a useful purpose in a world where a single ideological system (one backed by the most fearsome military in history) reigns completely unopposed. If that were the case, well, it might behoove us to question whether this outbreak of Nazism, racism, and other forms of “hate,” was somehow connected to that historical development … and maybe even try to articulate some sort of leftist analysis of that.

This hypothetical leftist analysis might want to focus on how Capitalism is fundamentally opposed to Despotism, and is essentially a value-decoding machine which renders everything and everyone it touches essentially valueless interchangeable commodities whose worth is determined by market forces, rather than by societies and cultures, or religions, or other despotic systems (wherein values are established and enforced arbitrarily, by the despot, the church, or the ruling party, or by a group of people who share an affinity and decide they want to live a certain way). This is where it would get sort of tricky, because it (i.e., this hypothetical analysis) would have to delve into the history of Capitalism, and how it evolved out of medieval Despotism, and how it has been decoding despotic values for something like five hundred years. This historical delving (which would probably be too long for people to read on their phones) would demonstrate how Capitalism has been an essentially progressive force in terms of getting us out of Despotism (which, for most folks, wasn’t very much fun) by fomenting bourgeois revolutions and imposing some semblance of democracy on societies. It would follow Capitalism’s inexorable advance all the way up to the Twentieth Century, in which its final external ideological adversary, fake Communism, suddenly imploded, delivering us to the world we now live in … a world where a single ideology rules the planet unopposed from without, and where any opposition to that global ideology can only be internal, or insurgent, in nature (e.g, terrorism, extremism, and so on). Being a hypothetical leftist analysis, it would, at this point, need to stress that, despite the fact that Capitalism helped deliver us from Despotism, and improved the state of society generally (compared to most societies that preceded it), we nonetheless would like to transcend it, or evolve out of it toward some type of society where people, and everything else, including the biosphere we live in, are not interchangeable, valueless commodities exchanged by members of a global corporatocracy who have no essential values, or beliefs, or principles, other than the worship of money. After having covered all that, we might want to offer more a nuanced view of the current neo-nationalist reaction to the Corporatocracy’s ongoing efforts to restructure and privatize the rest of the planet. Not that we would support this reaction, or in any way refrain from calling neo-nationalism what it is (i.e., reactionary, despotic, and doomed), but this nuanced view we’d hypothetically offer, by analyzing the larger sociopolitical and historical forces at play, might help us to see the way forward more clearly, and … who knows, maybe eventually propose some kind of credible leftist alternative to the “global neoliberalism vs. neo-nationalism” double bind we appear to be hopelessly stuck in at the moment.

Luckily, we don’t have to do that (i.e., articulate such a leftist analysis of any such larger historical forces). Because there is no corporatocracy … not really. That’s just a fake word the Russians made up and are spreading around on the Internet to distract us while the Nazis take over. No, the logical explanation for Trump, Brexit, and anything else that threatens the expansion of global Capitalism, and the freedom, democracy, and prosperity it offers, is that millions of people across the world, all at once, for no apparent reason, woke up one day full-blown fascists and started looking around for repulsive demagogues to swear fanatical allegiance to. Yes, that makes a lot more sense than all that complicated stuff about history and hegemonic ideological systems, which is probably just Russian propaganda anyway, in which case there is absolutely no reason to read any boring year-old pieces, like this one in The European Financial Review, or this report by Corporate Watch, from way back in the year 2000, about the rise of global corporate power.

So, apologies for wasting your time with all that pseudo-Marxian gobbledygook. Let’s just pretend this never happened, and get back to more important matters, like statistically proving that Donald Trump got elected President because of racism, misogyny, transphobia, xenophobia, or some other type of behavioral disorder, and pulling down Confederate statues, or kneeling during the National Anthem, or whatever happens to be trending this week. Oh, yeah, and debating punching Nazis, or people wearing MAGA hats. We definitely need to sort all that out before we can move ahead with helping the Corporatocracy remove Trump from office, or at least ensure he remains surrounded by their loyal generals, CEOs, and Goldman Sachs guys until the next election. Whatever we do, let’s not get distracted by that stuff I just distracted you with. I know, it’s tempting, but, given what’s at stake, we need to maintain our laser focus on issues related to identity politics, or else … well, you know, the Nazis win.

C. J. Hopkins is an award-winning American playwright, novelist and satirist based in Berlin. His plays are published by Bloomsbury Publishing (UK) and Broadway Play Publishing (USA). His debut novel, ZONE 23, is published by Snoggsworthy, Swaine & Cormorant. He can reached at cjhopkins.com or consentfactory.org.

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  1. https://www.yahoo.com/news/sex-diseases-us-surge-record-high-172946444.html

    The filth has spread from top to bottom.

    US elites are like Latin American scum.

    The masses are sexually diseased due to slut culture, homomania, bunghole apocalypse, jungle fever, pornification of mainstream culture, twerk-mania, and etc.

    Anno Sodomini

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  2. wayfarer says:

    As Charles Blow noted in The New York Times, Trump has discarded his mask of normalcy (which was never much of a mask to begin with), and has come out as openly white supremacist.

    Another piece in The New York Times informs us of the allegedly possible coordination of the Trump regime with the “growing” and “dangerous” neo-Nazi movement, unless, of course, The Times duly notes, their Nazi source was just making stuff up.

    Question: What’s an Example of Bogus Journalism?
    Answer: The New York Times Daily Newspaper.

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  3. Wally says:

    It all seems even more absurd given the fact that “the Nazis” did not kill 6M Jews, 5M others, and construct homicidal gas chambers. That impossible childish propaganda has been utterly debunked.

    [MORE]

    Learn more at:

    http://www.codoh.com
    http://www.forum.codoh.com

    Throw off the shackles of “The Holocau$t Industry”.

    “All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.”

    - Arthur Schopenhauer

    Where free speech on the impossible ‘holocaust’ is illegal, violators go to prison for Thought Crimes:

    https://forum.codoh.com/download/file.php?id=1858

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    • Replies: @Che Guava
    Also. Wally, ever checking the IHR? I am thinkhng the site you always cite is sometimes drawing from there, IHR is more scholarly.

    Seriously, all of your posts are the same post , do you truly never have anything other to saying?
    , @Anon-og
    The Holocaust Dogma of Judaism: Keystone of the New World Order

    https://www.amazon.com/Holocaust-Dogma-Judaism-Keystone-World/dp/B001QTQY04/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1507915086&sr=8-2&keywords=holocaust+dogma+of+judaism
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  4. How Harvard, the NYTs & George Manufacture VILLAINS

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  5. How Harvard, the NYTs & George Manufacture VILLAINS

    And they’ve had a lot of practice.

    Wickham Steed tells us that, in the history of newspaper development, right from the beginning of the medium , their precursors started propaganda for war.

    “After the [English] Civil War had begun, war correspondence was naturally prominent; and there is a peculiarly modern flavor in the fact that specious “war propaganda” was also employed.”

    It even had hints of cleverness in that

    “It took the form of a bogus newspaper purporting to be in the interests of the King but subtly supporting the cause of Parliament.”

    -Henry Wickham Steed, The Press, 1938, p111

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  6. Satire, right?

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  7. Yesterday evening on RT a USA lady, as usual forgot the name, spoke about the USA.
    In a matter of fact tone she said things like ‘they (Deep State) have got him (Trump) in the box’.
    They, Deep State again, are now wondering if they will continue to try to control the world, or if they should stop the attempt, and retreat into the USA.
    Also as matter of fact she said ‘the CIA has always been the instrument of Deep State, from Kenndy to Nine Eleven’.
    Another statement was ‘no president ever was in control’.
    How USA citizens continue to believe they live in a democracy, I cannot understand.
    Yesterday the intentions of the new Dutch government were made public, alas most Dutch also dot not see that the Netherlands since 2005 no longer is a democracy, just a province of Brussels.
    You can fool all people ….

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    How USA citizens continue to believe they live in a democracy, I cannot understand.
     
    While that's true, I wonder why so many still retain a democracy fetish and worship the constitution in light of the fact that the Sacred Constitution was imposed on their forebears by anti-democratic forces, and the fact that democracy is nothing more than mob rule, which is a key reason the "framers (love that term) of the constitution" designed it to limit any democratic tendencies that may potentially erupt.

    In any case, democracy would only work if the people were moral which they are not, and if they were moral, there would be no need of any rulers. democratic or otherwise.

    We been hosed goys and churlz!

    Frauds-R-USA.

    , @Che Guava
    Jilles,

    I am thinking you take the article too literally.
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  8. Little did we know at the time that an epidemic of Russo-Nazism had been festering just beneath the surface of freedom-loving Western societies like some neo-fascist sebaceous cyst. Apparently, millions of theretofore more or less normal citizens throughout the West had been infected with a virulent strain of Russo-Nazi-engineered virus, because they simultaneously began exhibiting the hallmark symptoms of what we now know as White Supremacist Behavioral Disorder, or Fascist Oppositional Disorder (the folks who update the DSM are still arguing over the official name). It started with the Brexit referendum,

    How one can write such nonsense is beyond my comprehension.
    But maybe Berlin intellectuals are as crazy as Amsterdam ones.
    I fear the writer dus not speak german, unable to speak to average Germans.
    However, he does speak english, so news from that country he can read, and listen to.
    Brexit is about Britons who want their country back, a movement indeed getting stronger and stronger in EU member states, but ignored by the ruling ‘elites’.

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    C.J. Hopkins is originally from the US (though he presently lives in Berlin), and that passage was definitely meant to be sarcastic.
    , @Delinquent Snail
    This whole piece was satire. Its very clever.
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  9. Che Guava says:

    Thank you C.J. not LOL, but very enjoyable to read.

    To OPs.

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.

    Priss, I want to watching it, but need to updating my provider contract, data limit is meaning I almost never am watching u-tub videos. My problem.

    Wally, sure you are meaning well, and I understand that you are having a very good point, even spending some hours reading things on the site you are always linking to (before ever making comment on or reading this site), but it is all very one track. Are you not ever having anything else to say? You may trying it some time, could be enjoyable.

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    • Replies: @jacques sheete

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.
     
    Thank you, I enjoy your insights as well.

    I'm happy that some folks appreciate the points I try, in my feeble way, to make with those quotes.
    , @Wally
    As I said earler:

    You know not what you are talking about.

    CODOH knows all about the IHR, apparently you really do not, hence your ignorance in discerning the difference between the two.

    No, my posts are not the same. Look around, silly boy.

    You see only what you want to see. Telling.

    And besides. you cannot refute my positions. Which is the salient point. LOL

    Man up & debate if you dare:
    http://www.forum.codoh.com
     
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  10. @jilles dykstra
    Yesterday evening on RT a USA lady, as usual forgot the name, spoke about the USA.
    In a matter of fact tone she said things like 'they (Deep State) have got him (Trump) in the box'.
    They, Deep State again, are now wondering if they will continue to try to control the world, or if they should stop the attempt, and retreat into the USA.
    Also as matter of fact she said 'the CIA has always been the instrument of Deep State, from Kenndy to Nine Eleven'.
    Another statement was 'no president ever was in control'.
    How USA citizens continue to believe they live in a democracy, I cannot understand.
    Yesterday the intentions of the new Dutch government were made public, alas most Dutch also dot not see that the Netherlands since 2005 no longer is a democracy, just a province of Brussels.
    You can fool all people ....

    How USA citizens continue to believe they live in a democracy, I cannot understand.

    While that’s true, I wonder why so many still retain a democracy fetish and worship the constitution in light of the fact that the Sacred Constitution was imposed on their forebears by anti-democratic forces, and the fact that democracy is nothing more than mob rule, which is a key reason the “framers (love that term) of the constitution” designed it to limit any democratic tendencies that may potentially erupt.

    In any case, democracy would only work if the people were moral which they are not, and if they were moral, there would be no need of any rulers. democratic or otherwise.

    We been hosed goys and churlz!

    Frauds-R-USA.

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  11. Che Guava says:
    @jilles dykstra
    Yesterday evening on RT a USA lady, as usual forgot the name, spoke about the USA.
    In a matter of fact tone she said things like 'they (Deep State) have got him (Trump) in the box'.
    They, Deep State again, are now wondering if they will continue to try to control the world, or if they should stop the attempt, and retreat into the USA.
    Also as matter of fact she said 'the CIA has always been the instrument of Deep State, from Kenndy to Nine Eleven'.
    Another statement was 'no president ever was in control'.
    How USA citizens continue to believe they live in a democracy, I cannot understand.
    Yesterday the intentions of the new Dutch government were made public, alas most Dutch also dot not see that the Netherlands since 2005 no longer is a democracy, just a province of Brussels.
    You can fool all people ....

    Jilles,

    I am thinking you take the article too literally.

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  12. Brexit is about Britons who want their country back, a movement indeed getting stronger and stronger in EU member states, but ignored by the ruling ‘elites’.

    No doubt many do want their country back, but what concerns me is that all of a sudden we have the concept of “independence” plastered all over the place. Such concepts don’t get promoted unless the ruling elites see ways to turn those sentiments to their favor.

    A lot of these so called “revolutions” are fomented by by the elite only to be subverted and perverted by them in the end. They’ve had a lot of practice co-opting revolutions and independence movements. (And everything else.)

    “Independence” is now so fashionble (as was Communism among the “elite” back in the ’30s), that they are even teaching and fostering independence to kids in kindergarten here in the US. That strikes me as most amusing. Imagine “learning” independence in state run brainwashing factories.

    Does anyone else smell a rat or two?

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  13. @Che Guava
    Thank you C.J. not LOL, but very enjoyable to read.

    To OPs.

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.

    Priss, I want to watching it, but need to updating my provider contract, data limit is meaning I almost never am watching u-tub videos. My problem.

    Wally, sure you are meaning well, and I understand that you are having a very good point, even spending some hours reading things on the site you are always linking to (before ever making comment on or reading this site), but it is all very one track. Are you not ever having anything else to say? You may trying it some time, could be enjoyable.

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.

    Thank you, I enjoy your insights as well.

    I’m happy that some folks appreciate the points I try, in my feeble way, to make with those quotes.

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    Jaques,

    I was particularly appreciating your recent comment on Vietnam war.

    Would posting the occasional interesting quote myself, but all of my books (excepting a few in Japanese, and two or three in English, none relevant to any discussions here), are in a storage box.

    All I will adding, it is funny how the Japanese right (almost the whole polity) tries to twisting things to imply that the Viet victory in the war was somehow due to Japan, when they were enemies at the time.

    Double-irony, trade-relations and bases for manufacturing for Japanese companies in Vietnam are strong, because the USA companies were too busy thinking they were able to just use PRC.
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  14. Che Guava says:
    @Wally
    It all seems even more absurd given the fact that "the Nazis" did not kill 6M Jews, 5M others, and construct homicidal gas chambers. That impossible childish propaganda has been utterly debunked.

    Learn more at:

    www.codoh.com
    www.forum.codoh.com

    Throw off the shackles of "The Holocau$t Industry".

    “All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.”

    - Arthur Schopenhauer
     
    Where free speech on the impossible 'holocaust' is illegal, violators go to prison for Thought Crimes:
    https://forum.codoh.com/download/file.php?id=1858

    Also. Wally, ever checking the IHR? I am thinkhng the site you always cite is sometimes drawing from there, IHR is more scholarly.

    Seriously, all of your posts are the same post , do you truly never have anything other to saying?

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    I kind of see the relevance though because the Holocaust WW2 narrative is the biggest lie of the 20th century and it really gave huge momentum to this new world order, if that lie is exposed then everything else may come crashing down.
    , @Wally
    You know not what you are talking about.

    CODOH knows all about the IHR, apparently you really do not, hence your ignorance in discerning the difference between the two.

    No my posts are not the same. Look around, silly boy.

    You see only what you want to see. Telling.

    And besides. you cannot refute my positions. Which is the salient point. LOL

    Man up & debate if you dare:
    www.forum.codoh.com

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  15. Anon-og says:

    “Now, despite what the Russian propagandists will tell you, this recent outbreak of fascistic behavior has nothing whatsoever to do with these people’s frustration with neoliberalism or the supranational Corporatocracy that has been expanding its global empire with total impunity for twenty-five years. And it definitely has nothing at all to do with supranational political unions, or the supersession of national sovereignty by corporate-concocted “free trade” agreements, or the relentless privatization of everything, or the fear that a lot of people have that their cultures are being gradually erased and replaced with a globalized, corporate-friendly, multicultural, market-based culture, which is merely a simulation of culture, and which contains no actual cultural values (because exchange value is its only operative value), but which sells the empty signifiers of their eviscerated cultural values back to them so they can wear their “identities” like designer brands as they hunch together in silence at Starbucks posting pictures of themselves on Facebook.”

    Very impressed with this article, never really paid attention to CJ’s articles but that is now changing!

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  16. Anon-og says:
    @Wally
    It all seems even more absurd given the fact that "the Nazis" did not kill 6M Jews, 5M others, and construct homicidal gas chambers. That impossible childish propaganda has been utterly debunked.

    Learn more at:

    www.codoh.com
    www.forum.codoh.com

    Throw off the shackles of "The Holocau$t Industry".

    “All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident.”

    - Arthur Schopenhauer
     
    Where free speech on the impossible 'holocaust' is illegal, violators go to prison for Thought Crimes:
    https://forum.codoh.com/download/file.php?id=1858
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  17. Anon-og says:
    @Che Guava
    Also. Wally, ever checking the IHR? I am thinkhng the site you always cite is sometimes drawing from there, IHR is more scholarly.

    Seriously, all of your posts are the same post , do you truly never have anything other to saying?

    I kind of see the relevance though because the Holocaust WW2 narrative is the biggest lie of the 20th century and it really gave huge momentum to this new world order, if that lie is exposed then everything else may come crashing down.

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    • Replies: @Che Guava
    I partly am agreeing (there were many other big lies, but that is the most controlling and harmful in many places), but it is boring to have only one post.

    To always making the same post is compledly boring, Wally.

    Getting the point?
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  18. Che Guava says:
    @jacques sheete

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.
     
    Thank you, I enjoy your insights as well.

    I'm happy that some folks appreciate the points I try, in my feeble way, to make with those quotes.

    Jaques,

    I was particularly appreciating your recent comment on Vietnam war.

    Would posting the occasional interesting quote myself, but all of my books (excepting a few in Japanese, and two or three in English, none relevant to any discussions here), are in a storage box.

    All I will adding, it is funny how the Japanese right (almost the whole polity) tries to twisting things to imply that the Viet victory in the war was somehow due to Japan, when they were enemies at the time.

    Double-irony, trade-relations and bases for manufacturing for Japanese companies in Vietnam are strong, because the USA companies were too busy thinking they were able to just use PRC.

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  19. Both of these are extremely interesting.

    All I will adding, it is funny how the Japanese right (almost the whole polity) tries to twisting things to imply that the Viet victory in the war was somehow due to Japan, when they were enemies at the time.

    Double-irony, trade-relations and bases for manufacturing for Japanese companies in Vietnam are strong, because the USA companies were too busy thinking they were able to just use PRC.

    What do you think of this comment? Sorry, it is a bit off topic here, but only a bit

    The globalists seek to incorporate Japan into this Asia-Pacific bloc by re-establishing the 19th-century free-trade policy of the “open door” that had been rejected after the Second World War throughout Southeast Asia and India. The economic norm has been the successful corporatist model that had been maintained by Japan both before and after the war, establishing the self-sufficient economic powerhouses of East Asia that had succeeded by rejecting free-market economics. The independent states of East Asia owe much of their post-war sovereignty, economic organization, prosperity, and political and military administrations to their Japanese experience.

    Even the CIA World Factbook acknowledged this, when referring to Korea’s economic development:
    In some respects, South Korean patterns of development after the early 1960s closely followed the methodology introduced by the Japanese fifty years earlier—industrialization from above using a strong bureaucracy that formulated and implemented economic policies. Many of the developments that took place in Chosen, the Japanese name for Korea during the period of colonization, had also occurred in pre-World War II Japan; they were implementation of a strong education system and the spread of literacy; the rise of a strong, authoritarian government that combined civilian and military administration to govern the state with strict discipline; the fostering and implementation of comprehensive economic programs by the state through its control of the huge national bureaucracy; the close collaboration between government and business leaders; and the development of industries by the major Japanese zaibatsu (commercial conglomerates).59

    http://www.inconvenienthistory.com/8/2/4165

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  20. Jake says:

    C. J. Hopkins is not going be a favorite of the billionaires who rule the world through global corporatism.

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  21. Che Guava says:
    @Anon-og
    I kind of see the relevance though because the Holocaust WW2 narrative is the biggest lie of the 20th century and it really gave huge momentum to this new world order, if that lie is exposed then everything else may come crashing down.

    I partly am agreeing (there were many other big lies, but that is the most controlling and harmful in many places), but it is boring to have only one post.

    To always making the same post is compledly boring, Wally.

    Getting the point?

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  22. Wally says: • Website
    @Che Guava
    Also. Wally, ever checking the IHR? I am thinkhng the site you always cite is sometimes drawing from there, IHR is more scholarly.

    Seriously, all of your posts are the same post , do you truly never have anything other to saying?

    You know not what you are talking about.

    CODOH knows all about the IHR, apparently you really do not, hence your ignorance in discerning the difference between the two.

    No my posts are not the same. Look around, silly boy.

    You see only what you want to see. Telling.

    And besides. you cannot refute my positions. Which is the salient point. LOL

    Man up & debate if you dare:
    http://www.forum.codoh.com

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    I am sure you may be pointing to different links on your favourite site at some times, but still. all of your posts are having the one pattern.

    That is, to making a brief assertion, then offering a link to CODOH site.

    It may be surprising to you, but I have read and having broad agreement with much (not all) there, so I cannot see the point in your poorly expressed challenge. Why to joining a debate where one is already to knowing the main points, and to agreeing with many?

    As for 'man up', what is making you thinking that I am a man?

    An interesting reply from you to this post would be to explaining why you are hating IHR.
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  23. ….or the fear that a lot of people have that their cultures are being gradually erased and replaced with a globalized, corporate-friendly, multicultural, market-based culture…

    The history of colonialism is replete with that sort of thing, yet most Americans seem OK with it. They sometimes even defend such things as ripping apart Native American families and sending the children to boarding schools where they were forbidden to speak their native tongue under the threat of abusive punishment, ripping away the family’s means of support, pushing them onto marginal land, breaking treaties, subjecting whole tribes to the corruption of Indian Agents, and crackpot, bloodthirsty military goons, etc., etc….

    And I’m not even mentioning the contempt many Americans express to this day for Black folk whose families and dignities were stomped and lashed at every turn.

    Maybe “karma” is a B after all.

    Oh, I forgot, we’re da greatest and de toughest wit da mostest , and if I don’t like it why don’t I leave.

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  24. @jilles dykstra
    Little did we know at the time that an epidemic of Russo-Nazism had been festering just beneath the surface of freedom-loving Western societies like some neo-fascist sebaceous cyst. Apparently, millions of theretofore more or less normal citizens throughout the West had been infected with a virulent strain of Russo-Nazi-engineered virus, because they simultaneously began exhibiting the hallmark symptoms of what we now know as White Supremacist Behavioral Disorder, or Fascist Oppositional Disorder (the folks who update the DSM are still arguing over the official name). It started with the Brexit referendum,

    How one can write such nonsense is beyond my comprehension.
    But maybe Berlin intellectuals are as crazy as Amsterdam ones.
    I fear the writer dus not speak german, unable to speak to average Germans.
    However, he does speak english, so news from that country he can read, and listen to.
    Brexit is about Britons who want their country back, a movement indeed getting stronger and stronger in EU member states, but ignored by the ruling 'elites'.

    C.J. Hopkins is originally from the US (though he presently lives in Berlin), and that passage was definitely meant to be sarcastic.

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  25. Wally says:
    @Che Guava
    Thank you C.J. not LOL, but very enjoyable to read.

    To OPs.

    Jacques, you are always coming out with great comments and many quotes I was never hearing of before.

    Priss, I want to watching it, but need to updating my provider contract, data limit is meaning I almost never am watching u-tub videos. My problem.

    Wally, sure you are meaning well, and I understand that you are having a very good point, even spending some hours reading things on the site you are always linking to (before ever making comment on or reading this site), but it is all very one track. Are you not ever having anything else to say? You may trying it some time, could be enjoyable.

    As I said earler:

    [MORE]

    You know not what you are talking about.

    CODOH knows all about the IHR, apparently you really do not, hence your ignorance in discerning the difference between the two.

    No, my posts are not the same. Look around, silly boy.

    You see only what you want to see. Telling.

    And besides. you cannot refute my positions. Which is the salient point. LOL

    Man up & debate if you dare:

    http://www.forum.codoh.com

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  26. Che Guava says:
    @Wally
    You know not what you are talking about.

    CODOH knows all about the IHR, apparently you really do not, hence your ignorance in discerning the difference between the two.

    No my posts are not the same. Look around, silly boy.

    You see only what you want to see. Telling.

    And besides. you cannot refute my positions. Which is the salient point. LOL

    Man up & debate if you dare:
    www.forum.codoh.com

    I am sure you may be pointing to different links on your favourite site at some times, but still. all of your posts are having the one pattern.

    That is, to making a brief assertion, then offering a link to CODOH site.

    It may be surprising to you, but I have read and having broad agreement with much (not all) there, so I cannot see the point in your poorly expressed challenge. Why to joining a debate where one is already to knowing the main points, and to agreeing with many?

    As for ‘man up’, what is making you thinking that I am a man?

    An interesting reply from you to this post would be to explaining why you are hating IHR.

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  27. @jilles dykstra
    Little did we know at the time that an epidemic of Russo-Nazism had been festering just beneath the surface of freedom-loving Western societies like some neo-fascist sebaceous cyst. Apparently, millions of theretofore more or less normal citizens throughout the West had been infected with a virulent strain of Russo-Nazi-engineered virus, because they simultaneously began exhibiting the hallmark symptoms of what we now know as White Supremacist Behavioral Disorder, or Fascist Oppositional Disorder (the folks who update the DSM are still arguing over the official name). It started with the Brexit referendum,

    How one can write such nonsense is beyond my comprehension.
    But maybe Berlin intellectuals are as crazy as Amsterdam ones.
    I fear the writer dus not speak german, unable to speak to average Germans.
    However, he does speak english, so news from that country he can read, and listen to.
    Brexit is about Britons who want their country back, a movement indeed getting stronger and stronger in EU member states, but ignored by the ruling 'elites'.

    This whole piece was satire. Its very clever.

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    Mr. Hopkins is really clever and funny. Check out his previous pieces that were published at unz and few that were published at CounterPunch. I am afraid some of his writing may no longer be welcomed at CounterPunch. Most importantly, however, he is very correct in making fun of the so called left (fake left) which is dominant and supported by the MSM narrative in the US. The fake left are really flunkeys and useful idiots for the oligarchy. I guess Mr. Hopkins is further left than the fake left and he may have a populist streak that realizes that nationalism might be the only viable way out which makes him a National Socialist which has a bad connotation with him living in Berlin. Anyway, national socialism is the only way out and out last chance against the neoliberal NWO. Unfortunately the left is not socialist anymore and certainly not nationalist and the right while nationalist to some extent is too poisoned with the libertarian heresy and psy-op to be of much use in promulgating change in the right direction. BTW, libertarians are the useful idiots of oligarchy as well. That is why the libertarian heresy was created.
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  28. utu says:
    @Delinquent Snail
    This whole piece was satire. Its very clever.

    Mr. Hopkins is really clever and funny. Check out his previous pieces that were published at unz and few that were published at CounterPunch. I am afraid some of his writing may no longer be welcomed at CounterPunch. Most importantly, however, he is very correct in making fun of the so called left (fake left) which is dominant and supported by the MSM narrative in the US. The fake left are really flunkeys and useful idiots for the oligarchy. I guess Mr. Hopkins is further left than the fake left and he may have a populist streak that realizes that nationalism might be the only viable way out which makes him a National Socialist which has a bad connotation with him living in Berlin. Anyway, national socialism is the only way out and out last chance against the neoliberal NWO. Unfortunately the left is not socialist anymore and certainly not nationalist and the right while nationalist to some extent is too poisoned with the libertarian heresy and psy-op to be of much use in promulgating change in the right direction. BTW, libertarians are the useful idiots of oligarchy as well. That is why the libertarian heresy was created.

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