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The inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris is a symbolic referendum on the identity of America, with neoliberal elites arrogantly viewing Biden’s election as a mandate for a new America that is less White and Christian and has a woke internationalist value system. This vision is in stark contrast with the vision that originally inspired Trump voters: the MAGA concept of taking back America based on an ideal of the nation’s former glory.

The liberal establishment’s framing is not anti-American, however but a new form of patriotism. The Inaugural poem, for instance, like the play Hamilton, appealed to a sort of woke patriotism. In a similar vein, last month’s riots on Capitol Hill and contested election claims were declared by the media and establishment as an act of sedition and treason against the nation and its institutions, appealing to patriotism towards the new America. Thus Whiteness and loyalty to symbols and values of the past are “unpatriotic”. The party that just months ago during the George Floyd protests waxed sympathetic to rioters who would burn American flags in the street, seems to be on a major pro-America kick since Biden’s inauguration.

The degree to which Trump and the take back America mentality was responsible for the unrest in DC is open for debate but the narrative promoted by Trump about a stolen election lacked substantial legal backing and was for the most part, a cope. There were many reasons Trump lost, including losing much of his original populist appeal on top of rapid demographic change in swing states.

This new era symbolically coincides with an overall sense of decline and a strong sense of pessimism across the political spectrum. Polls show that younger Americans are overall less patriotic, not identifying as strongly as American as a core part of their identity, and many democratic voters support changing the symbols of America. Wokeness has accelerated and satiated all major institutions and the majority of US children are already of color, guaranteeing a non-White majority by Mid-Century.

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a Tweet, “Woke-ism, multiculturalism, all the -isms — they’re not who America is. They distort our glorious founding and what this country is all about. Our enemies stoke these divisions because they know they make us weaker.”

Pompeo’s statement is standard color blind civic nationalism and basically a cope for conservatives. We are beyond the point of no return for one unified America and must accept the new reality, with its perils, that identity politics and tribalism are an inevitable part of America’s future.

Trump could very well be the last gasp of Americanism and his last act in office was pardoning rappers and politically connected white collar criminals leaving his core supporters demoralized and feeling like a stateless people rather than core Americans.

Initially there was an implicit Whiteness to MAGA and therefore the woke left viewed the concept of “taking back America” as a dog whistle to make the nation White again. While it wasn’t explicit blood and soil nationalism, MAGA was—and is—tribalism based around the Cult of Personality of Trump, with distinct insignia such as red hats and blue flags, and on the idea that Trump voters were in fact the true Americans because of their values

Trump voters are part of the red tribe in contrast with the blue tribe, that Scott Alexander wrote about. This goes beyond politics with the blue and red tribes having different lifestyle, cultural and aesthetic preferences and moral values. Thus the rival blue tribe were viewed as usurpers of America, regardless of their ethnicity or citizenship status.

This is in contrast with the past when both democratic and republican voters viewed each other as neighbors, equally part of the same nation who could respectfully disagree about politics while sharing the same culture and value system. Americans now fear each other more than ever so the idea of one united America based upon shared values seems incredibly naïve.

What matters to most Americans is who can provide their material needs as many are reacting to the overall decline in quality of life and losing out on things that are tangible such as social capital and economic prosperity. The idea based politics that emerged out of past eras of prosperity is being tested by political polarization, cancel culture, austerity, hardship, and the fading out of older generations who embraced the idea of Americanism.

Younger Americans are finding out the hard way that society’s institutions have not only failed to provide for their basic needs but in some cases are outright hostile to them because of their politics or inborn identity. Both the Alt-Right and Bernie Sanders movements had tribalistic characteristics and were reactions of Millennials and Zoomers to frustrations with major institutions and the idea that mass society based upon liberal meritocratic principles can lift up all.

In 2018 former George Bush speech writer David Frum wrote that, “If conservatives become convinced that they cannot win democratically, they will not abandon conservatism. They will reject democracy.”

Frum’s context was explicitly political in regards to the right embracing anti-democratic values, but as more rank and file Trump voters, and White Americans as a whole deal with woke austerity and fiercer competition for jobs they will realize what matters most is who can provide basic needs of income and social capital rather than which political team one supports. Political tribes will no longer be sufficient and real ones must form.

Being at the mercy of institutions—and critical services—that are hostile to one’s interest is practically a death sentence and we could very well see the rise in alternative economies and the formation of patronage networks as a reaction to cancelation, austerity, and loss of trust in institutions. The idea of one mass society sharing the same institutions is unsustainable and soon to be obsolete.

While the internet has played a role in replacing actual social capital with online political and cultural tribes, online tribes could lead to the formation of real social capital and alternative economies IRL. This is a big reason why tech elites are cracking down hard and in his article Woke Capital isn’t a Game James McElroy suggests that “Conservatives should spend more time thinking about what it would mean to build effective 21st-century labor unions or guilds.”

On a similar note James Kirkpatrick writes in Americans: Stop Assuming You Still Have A Country—Organize! that “ We can use that autonomy to build something new in the ruins of the old. But no progress is possible without recognizing our current subjugation.”

The American right has yet to embrace patronage networks or guilds but there are countless examples of successful patronage networks. The obvious example is ethnic patronage networks such as Jews reacting to anti-Semitism by building up their own successful alternative institutions. Other examples include earlier European immigrant groups prior to assimilation, religious based ingroup identities such as Mormons, recent immigrants with economic niches such as Gujarati Patels in the motel industry, and even wealthy White liberals who provide jobs and social connections to one another though NGOs. Relevant to ongoing political trends in the US, in South Africa the Civil Rights organization AfriForum also functions as a patronage network in response to draconian anti-White economic policies.

Tiger Mom, Amy Chua has a controversial book The Triple Package which explores why certain ethnic diasporas are economically successful. Chua identifies ethnocentrism and social networks as key factors for success, thus one’s demographic group is a determining factor for economic success. The themes explored in Chua’s book challenge narratives about liberal egalitarianism, the meritocracy, and the overall middle-class value system.

In the future White Americans will likely embrace the mindset of a minority or diaspora, hence the Amerikaner meme, a “name for their people beyond just “American” which lost its cultural and historical meaning due to the onslaught of mass-immigration.”

Divisive policies proposed by the Biden administration such as economic favoritism towards minorities and continued demographic change will impact how people view their relationship with America. The question is whether White politics will be shaped by more copes, a defeatist mindset, or an adaption to the multi-cultural narrative by thinking and acting like a minority rather than dispossessed majority.

We have a liberal establishment that places trust in powerful centralized institutions and we will likely see a dominant establishment ideology that is civic nationalism based upon woke values. It is a political system that demands loyalty to major centralized institutions and assimilationism into the new culture and values. The right demands that immigrants and minorities assimilate into American society based on a naivety that America is still theirs but in the future assimilationism will be the enemy.

Woke ideology has become outright segregationist with even proposed racially segregated dorms on college campuses. This divisiveness could likely backfire and put a wrench into the interchangeable cogs of liberalism. Even Biden understands America’s neo-tribal future when he informs Blacks that “If we cannot make significant progress on racial equity, this country is doomed. It is doomed. Not just because of African-Americans, but because by 2040 [sic] this country is going to be minority white European. You hear me? Minority white European, and you guys are going to have to start working more with Hispanics, who make up a larger portion of the population than y’all do.”

Wokeness may be a brand identity that one can purchase but is unsustainable in being able to maintain mass society as one cohesive unit. Economic, cultural, and political demographic fragmentation is unstoppable and any successful political opposition will have to adopt a pluralistic and neo-tribal outlook.

In Americans: Stop Assuming You Still Have A Country—Organize! James Kirkpatrick also suggests “that instead of cheering fiscal conservatism, white Americans currently left out of the ethnic spoils system should urge universal programs such as direct stimulus payments and universal basic income (UBI). Given that we are already paying for socialism, we might as well enjoy the benefits. If that makes the system untenable, so much the better.”

The political system of the future will be many tribes competing and lobbying for their group’s interest and forming alliances under a multi-polar system. The best case scenario is a version of multi-culturalism where Whites can successfully play the game too.

Who knows whether there will be a revitalized populist nationalist GOP but it is not smart to invest all one’s energy into using the GOP as a vehicle to save America. The donor backed interests of Conservativism INC are invested in maintaining the status quo with Charlie Kirk proclaiming we can take in dramatically higher levels of immigration if we scrap the welfare state and Ben Shapiro echoing similar sentiment in his interview with Matt Yglesias on 1 Billion Americans. Kirk, Shapiro, and their ilk preach radical individualism to White Americans which would lead to a scenario where Whites are atomized, without a safety net, and having to compete with waves of ethnocentric and nepotistic immigrants while being scapegoated for policies of austerity that conservatives support.

As bad as democrats are at the very least in the short term they can be used as a vehicle to make material demands such as more direct stimulus checks and student loan debt relief that would benefit middle class White millennials. Conservatism needs to be left in the dustbin of the 20th Century and MAGA too has the same flaws. When there is no plan, advices Jose Feliciano, “Get educated on a topic outside of your job field and make a difference politically there. Educate your kids. Work out. Eat healthy. Get into politics. Have more children. Wait in the shadows until the time is right, appeal to AI workers.”

For any endeavor to succeed it is important to embrace an optimistic outlook rather than the demoralization of trying to hold onto to what is not coming back or to just slow the decline. Creating something new is a lot more exciting and there is a lot to be optimistic about when one discovers the benefits of belonging to a tribe or close-knit community that can better serve one’s interests.

Find your group that you have shared bonds with. It could be ethnic but it could also be based upon shared values or cultural interests including religion. Think inwards on your tribe and stop obsessing over what is wrong about mass society. Embrace enclavism rather than nationalism the way a recent immigrant would with an objective of building up communities that are economically resilient and high in social capital.

Even the obsession over Whites becoming a minority is a waste of energy and demoralizing. Whites will remain a plurality long after they lose majority status and it has always been smaller elite groups not the masses that shape politics, culture, and society.

As far as barriers to pluralism, enclavism, and neo-tribalism, cosmopolitan elites and existing institutions are invested in maintaining the status quo because their wealth and power is based on mass society. Non-White, who are already tribal, would probably agree to some kind of pluralist arrangement as long as their material needs are met but the values engrained in White Americans need to change. Lobbying for Freedom of Association will be necessary as well as economic policies which empower alternative institutions.

It is not worth being heavily invested in something you have little control over and even the idea of a civil war or total collapse is a cope. For instance, Rome took two centuries to fall. While there is increasing support for secessionist movements such as Calexit, Cascadia, and Texas Independence, America could very well exist purely as a political and economic zone long after the mythos of America is gone. The future is tribal and we must adapt sooner rather than later. Your quality of life and personal success will depend upon being part of a winning tribe so once you get over the cope of Americanism based on mass society you can actually thrive.

 
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  1. How about whites join with Palestinians and other goyim and stop serving the Tribe?

  2. anon[285] • Disclaimer says:

    I think the solution posited here is very interesting and well considered, but I don’t think it should be based on being ‘white’. That is not only too amorphous a group to be successful – it’s also an extension of the identity politics problem instead of a solution to its evils. Something in which one can’t take pride is doomed to eventually fail, just as surely as its opponents are.
    Yes, good intelligent white people shouldn’t be victims of insular, unfair eithnically-based groupings who deprive them while grabbing things for themselves. That should be fought by organizing into a unit, or units, which protect themselves against these unfair laws and practices for right and logical reasons.
    If these units turn out to have lots of ‘white’ people, because those people are in more need of protection under the current scenario, or because ‘white’ people are more prone to or have more experience and history with fair and equality-minded values – no problem. And if they include other good people of other races, that’s fine also.

  3. Darkwing says:

    Just be very careful, who, what, where, why.

  4. but the narrative promoted by Trump about a stolen election lacked substantial legal backing and was for the most part, a cope.

    This in the 3rd paragraph is the writer forming his premise for his essay.

    Since this premise is 100 percent false, his essay is false.

    No point at all in reading this nonsense.

    Why do deluded fools write essays on Unz?

    • Agree: tgordon
    • Replies: @Jeff Albertson
    , @Anonymous
  5. Zumbuddi says:

    Pretty much Agree.

    Is Stark not aware of
    The Secret History of the Shadow Campaign That Saved the 2020 Election

    https://time.com/5936036/secret-2020-election-campaign/

  6. Phibbs says:

    Notice how Jews are the most clannish people in America, yet if white Christians talk about solidarity, the all-powerful Jew community shouts: “White nationalists!” or “Nazis!” Such hypocrisy should not simple be laughed at.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  7. Chris Moore says: • Website

    Who knows whether there will be a revitalized populist nationalist GOP but it is not smart to invest all one’s energy into using the GOP as a vehicle to save America. The donor backed interests of Conservativism INC are invested in maintaining the status quo with Charlie Kirk proclaiming we can take in dramatically higher levels of immigration if we scrap the welfare state and Ben Shapiro echoing similar sentiment in his interview with Matt Yglesias on 1 Billion Americans. Kirk, Shapiro, and their ilk preach radical individualism to White Americans which would lead to a scenario where Whites are atomized, without a safety net, and having to compete with waves of ethnocentric and nepotistic immigrants while being scapegoated for policies of austerity that conservatives support.

    Jews are always pushing their Ponzi scheme: “More! More! More!” At the same time, they push shoveling money to Israel/Zion/Wars for Zion: “More! More! More!” That’s because they have no intention of staying in collapsed-Ponzi scheme America. Neither do the mercenaries they bring in to police their Ponzi scheme “values.”

    They love what I call “Charlie Brown Americans” — white rubes who keep thinking they’ll get to kick the football one day, only to forever end up flat on their back. The kind of rubes that can be relentlessly tricked into wars for Israel/Zion, the future home for these shyster neocons/neolibs.

    My point is, don’t bother trying to build anything with soulless parasites, because you’ll just end up like Charlie Brown, the frustrated rube and whipped dog. And like the whipped dog you are, you’ll then be scapegoated for the collapse of the Jewish Ponzi scheme. “Hitler! Why did you pick a fight with the poor, defenseless Jews!?!”

    They’re not “poor, defenseless Jews.” They’re Zionist monsters. Get that through your thick Charlie Brown skull.

  8. unwoke says:

    “The political system of the future will be many tribes competing and lobbying for their group’s interest and forming alliances under a multi-polar system. The best case scenario is a version of multi-culturalism where Whites can successfully play the game too.”

    That “best case scenario” is the worst type of “assimilation”. The worst case scenario – the woke version – is a version of ‘multi-culturalism’ where Whites aren’t in the game at all. ‘Ole black Joe Biden & his woke army (& woke Pentagon) have no intention of allowing working class whites into the game. The ‘game’ is rigged just like the election was. It’s not a ridiculous textbook world with “many tribes competing and lobbying for their group’s interest and forming alliances under a multi-polar system.”
    In a woke world, whites have no place at all & they’d better face up to that stark reality instead of pretending that they can “successfully play the game too.”

    • Replies: @animalogic
  9. We have a liberal establishment that places trust in powerful centralized institutions…

    That is the opposite of liberal.

    Kirk, Shapiro, and their ilk preach radical individualism…

    Not necessarily. The welfare state is the enemy of honest people, but that doesn’t mean we all turn to Edward Jones. Until the mid-20th century, welfare was handled by the church which, unlike the state, consists of people with souls. This was all very communitarian.

  10. The political system of the future will be many tribes competing and lobbying for their group’s interest and forming alliances under a multi-polar system.

    Think inwards on your tribe and stop obsessing over what is wrong about mass society. Embrace enclavism rather than nationalism the way a recent immigrant would with an objective of building up communities that are economically resilient and high in social capital.

    Rousseau –

    “Peoples once accustomed to masters are not in a condition to do without them.

    If they attempt to shake off the yoke, they still more estrange themselves from freedom, as, by mistaking for it an unbridled license to which it is diametrically opposed, they nearly always manage, by their revolutions, to hand themselves over to seducers, who only make their chains heavier than before.”

    You may or may not fully comprehend it, but you are essentially (and not inaccurately) describing a return to the terms existing under the Articles of Confederation.

    The problem is, you no longer have a people suitable for the Articles of Confederation, because they are comfortable ‘under the yoke’, and are totally unaware of that fact.

    The minions LARP’ing aimlessly in China-produced Molle web gear, most of all.

    Keep in mind that Rousseau is speaking at a time when the onset of the American Revolution is still a decade in the future, and the surprise Constitutional Convention led by an international financier class of Federalist Co-conspirators, was not yet even a fevered fantasy.

    Rousseau, himself, never lived to see the French Revolution that he essentially predicts in its full horror, the serial Napoleonic Slaughter or the propaganda of mandatory Republican “egalite liberte fraternite”.

    In any functional representative Govt, the people need to pre-emptively restrain office holders from access to self-enrichment. Without such a structure, its simply a matter of time until Rousseau’s “seducers” rule you instead of represent you.

    The Confederated AoC effectively starved centralized power, because it decentralizes payments and limits conniving individuals long-term control over offices and the administrative state.

    The Federal Constitution had no controls to limit such abuses, and established centralized rule, which can only end in one way – permanent masters who decide what is suitable for you, instead of the reverse.

    The question that you are struggling with is essentially how to maintain a Federal Republic with fully centralized power, and retain your freedom, which I regret to inform you, is not what that system was either designed or intended to actually do.

    • Replies: @animalogic
  11. GW says:

    Shit article. The election was clearly stolen, and only defeatist faggots think otherwise.

  12. orionyx says:

    This article reflects sad but inevitable realities.
    White is no longer flavor of the month – or is it?
    We think of Hispanics as ‘not White’. Truth to tell, many Hispanics see themselves as whiter than most of us – certainly so in culture and behavior. And they have the right of it, because all too many Whites are of the sort who would have been regarded as whiggers only 20 years ago.
    But if so many Hispanics see themselves as White, why not embrace them as such? Why not learn to speak Spanish, read Spanish writers – many of whom are very good, and none of who is as bad as, say, Maya Angelou. When you’re comfortable with the dialog, watch Spanish movies – none of which is as bad as what Hollywood shovels out.
    East Indians too see themselves as White or even super-White. Those who are here are for the most part cultured and intelligent. They have rich cultures and come from a country where their equivalent of our lower-grade population is left free to live as they please in actual jungles – read about the Adivasis if you doubt me. I think we could learn a lot from them, although I draw a firm line at their movies.
    Then by a stroke, we’ve reversed our demographic decline, we include a large privileged class, for better or worse, and we’ve taken on board a large contingent that doesn’t mind getting its hands dirty. it can’t help thinking this is a win-win strategy. it has the advantage of playing Go while your opponents play checkers.

    • Replies: @Protogonus
  13. Protogonus says: • Website

    The reason why it looks like it’s all coming apart is that it truly is all coming apart:

    https://www.academia.edu/44692464/The_Antichrist

    Rather than tribalize (emulating that infamous paradigm “The Tribe”), the plan, in view of the imminent end of things (including the Tribe itself!), should be to prepare to enter a new universal community (no tribes), namely, the City of God (in Augustine’s phrase), which is the ultimate reason for the world’s creation and the imminent Judgment that will set it apart forever:

    https://www.academia.edu/41144933/The_Last_Day_Illustrated_Essay_

    Since taking up this refrain more than a year ago, following the lead of geniuses far greater than myself, it appears that denial of the thesis (that this is the End Time) is a misplaced State of Denial–denial (along with anger and final acceptance) being an element of the well-documented process of human response to bad news. But the news is “bad” only for the Bad, for the Tribe, for Atheists.

    The final separation of this world’s embroiled Good and Evil into eternal Light and eternal Darkness should, by every person of goodwill, be welcomed with joy. Plan on carrying your final achievements (such as they may be) into the infinite, where you will have the company of androgynous companions worthy of respect, and endless opportunity to socialize on a level beyond present imagining. There will be endless banquets, evening concerts, and no dishes to wash!

    In short, precisely now is the time to get your act together and count your intellectual, moral, artistic, musical, and altruistic marbles. Use what remains of your gifts and powers to uplift and uphold the idea of what will be yours forever: Eternal Life in God. There is no reforming what we have now and there never was, according to another genius, whose mention in this place is very appropriate:

    https://www.academia.edu/37832738/Innocent_III_On_the_Human_Condition_Precis_by_RS_

  14. Protogonus says: • Website
    @orionyx

    Handsome, generous sentiments by an unprejudiced person, yet promotes the untrue idea that “white” is the same as “caucasian.” His argument actually denies this, though, and constitutes a true insight.

    The anthropology of the three main races has nothing in common with skin color. Your race can be determined by examining your skull and your femurs. The skull, of course, houses the brain; the three skulls actually involve three modes of using the brain, which is the real and genuine meaning of “race.”

    There are three faces and they represent three disparate beings! The question that is rarely asked is, why? The answer was perceived and documented more than four hundred years ago by a pious craftsman, father of four, in Germany. His name was Jacob Boehme (d. 1624) (“JB”), one of the most successful writers in history, according to a recent anthology.

    Our take, reached after much study of his writings in English and comparing them to the German originals, is that JB was the deepest mind ever to enter finite reality. Our summary of his almost unknown theory of the races–the faces mentioned above–is found here:

    https://www.academia.edu/36536128/The_Soul_of_Life_and_the_Spirit_of_War_Revised_

    After assimilating this matter, we think Unz.Com readers will agree that RACE is the primary reality of this fallen world, a much misunderstood fact that colors everything done and to be done by human beings until the end of time. The long-hidden reason for their existence is now exposed. Equally astounding is the meaning for portraiture of those three faces!

    • Replies: @animalogic
  15. @unwoke

    Agreed.
    The turn to “tribalism”, understandable as it may be is the kiss of death. It’s “divide & rule” with candles lit on it. In short – blow out the candles – elites win.
    What to do is not really the issue (except at the margins). It’s HOW to do it.
    Simply — rip some economic/political power from elites to the 95%. Don’t get bogged down in fucking racial issues. Every time race becomes an issue, elites win.
    (doesn’t mean that elites aren’t well populated by certain ethnic/religious minorities, well known thru history for their ability to blend into the background, then scream blue murder should one even notice their power)
    Some things look big but really aren’t.
    Basic health care for all citizens. Come on – its doable economically.
    A livable minimum wage. (you know – people who spend \$\$ directly into local economies)
    Taxes that focus on the plutocrats not their secretaries.
    Maybe a tiny, tiny, deduction from the war-violence-intelligence-threats budget?
    The idea is simple — the government cares about ALL it’s citizens (rather than a culture of people forming rat-packs to viciously fight over ever decreasing bits of pie — the Elites best loved option).

  16. @Trial by Wombat

    Good summary of some basic political philosophical realities, trial by wombat.
    Have we lost the capacity for liberty? Are we worthy of the democratic virtues we often profess ?

  17. @Protogonus

    Races = skull shape? = 3 modes of using the brain?
    “After assimilating this matter, we think Unz.Com readers will agree that RACE is the primary reality of this fallen world,”
    After assimilating this dog’s breakfast of psuedo-intellectual nonsense I had a good healthy SPEW & felt much better for it.
    Good god, trying to peddle phrenology, that noxious snake oil in 2021 – shameful.

    • Disagree: Protogonus
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  18. Protogonus says: • Website
    @animalogic

    Not! “Animalogic” hasn’t read the argument on skulls and race. Nothing to do with “phrenology!”

    Look at the heads–one skull is flat (mongolid), one is projecting (caucasid), one is prognathic (negrid). This is what one sees looking at the skulls in a drawer in the anthropology lab. The other “races” (American Indians, Aborigines, etc.) are mixtures.

    Three main races, three typical faces. Unquestionably true. The only mystery is “why,” and the paper below answers that question (they were a re-creation) and proposes a neuroscience test (using high-density EEG) to prove, or not, the hypothesis that each race uses the brain in a different way:

    https://www.academia.edu/36536128/The_Soul_of_Life_and_the_Spirit_of_War_Revised_

    This is the way science is done. We hope “animalogic” will reconsider his judgment that the hypothesis is absurd. It isn’t. Nothing to do with phrenology!

  19. @restless94110

    That was pretty much my reaction, but the rest of the essay was more nebulous than false. I’ve been concerned by so many variations on the idea that “we’ll be back in ’22 and ’24” but what if the (obviously) stolen election is not just a figment of Trump’s imagination? I’ve seen plenty of denials of fraud, but no widespread evidence that that it was all on the level. Are we to assume that it can’t or won’t reoccur? That the cheaters won’t, in fact, improve their methods and practices in the face of zero pushback or reform?

    I’ve been trying to imagine how we can deal with the end of electoral integrity, including down-ballot elections. I believe tamed Republicans will be allowed to continue as fake opposition in order to maintain the illusion that we are not a one-party system.

    Stark has some vague ideas, but my crystal ball is very cloudy. I see indistinct images of Putin and Pooh-bear…

    • Replies: @restless94110
  20. Trump could very well be the last gasp of Americanism and his last act in office was pardoning rappers and politically connected white collar criminals leaving his core supporters demoralized and feeling like a stateless people rather than core Americans.

    Trump pardoned rappers and suck-cock criminals of all forms. He did NOT pardon Assange and Snowden, which REALLY would have pissed off the people that destroyed him. And for not pardoning the guys that were actually trying to drain the swamp ten years ahead of him, Trump can suck my dick. I do not care if he dies a slow death at Rikers. Fuck him. He was a fraud. And a carnival barker and an Israeli stooge. Creep. I washed my hands of Trump when he moved the embassy in Israel to Jerusalem and was all snugly with Netenyahoo-hoo-hoo and Adleson, who was a criminal of epic proportions, only staying in power to avoid the prosecution of he and his filthy wife.

    Trump is scum.

    • Agree: Protogonus
  21. @Jeff Albertson

    Are we to assume that it can’t or won’t reoccur?

    The massive fraud of 2020 is making it clear that it’s not even close to the first time: it’s been going on for many previous elections, but the Trump wave of voting support broke their fraud model and forced them to reveal.

    I’ve been trying to imagine how we can deal with the end of electoral integrity, including down-ballot elections.

    Why put up with that at all? Aren’t the solutions completely obvious? Paper ballots only, hand counted in front of the public just after poll closing, then results posted in front of the polling station and on the internet and local newspapers immediately, coupled by voter ID. If you have to show ID to buy liquor? You have to show ID to vote.

    And as far as mail-in ballots? Ban ballot harvesting and put every absentee ballot through a rigorous verification regimen that can be challenged by observers of every party, and then discarded immediately.

    If any impropriety is revealed in this process, the entire vote for that locale should be discarded and a new vote held.

    That, in my view, is the only way to reestablish voter integrity, and democracy in the United States.

  22. Anonymous[116] • Disclaimer says:
    @restless94110

    Let’s just assume for the moment that you are correct, and that the election was “stolen.” Everything else still stands- even more so.

    You have no institutions or power to do anything about it, largely because white people and populists have utterly failed to develop any long-term capacity to play identity politics. Hoping for Trump or a Republican Trump like figure to come along is the last thing that’ll work.

    But it wasn’t actually stolen, and whatever you were hoping to get out of Trump, he has nothing to offer you anyways. At best, he’s a con artist and controlled opposition, nothing more.

    • Replies: @restless94110
  23. Anonymous[116] • Disclaimer says:
    @Phibbs

    Whites will simply have to ignore this and push on anyways. They’ll have to learn to develop a thick skin and simply ignore or deflect accusations of racism and antisemitism.

    If you’re young and white, however, you should probably spend most of your focus on acquiring as much power and wealth as possible. Jewish organizations have much power in part due to their financial might.

  24. @Anonymous

    Let’s just assume for the moment that you are correct, and that the election was “stolen.” Everything else still stands- even more so.

    Everything else stands on a false assumption that the election was not stolen. Therefore no, everything falls.

    You have no institutions or power to do anything about it, largely because white people and populists have utterly failed to develop any long-term capacity to play identity politics.

    The Constitution is the institution we have to do something about it. Based on free and fair elections.

    Hoping for Trump or a Republican Trump like figure to come along is the last thing that’ll work.

    It wasn’t a hope. Trump was dismantling the nonsense and evil of identity politics. So, no. It was the first thing and it was working.

    But it wasn’t actually stolen, and whatever you were hoping to get out of Trump, he has nothing to offer you anyways.

    The evidence begs to differ with you. Clearly stolen. Whatever I was hoping to get out of Trump, I got out of Trump. Those who can’t or couldn’t see what Trump had to offer me are either willfully ignorant or completely out of touch or both.

    At best, he’s a con artist and controlled opposition, nothing more.

    What a sad fool. Obviously he was neither. You’ll find out. This is by no means over.

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