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Here in the United States of Amnesia, money is speech and corporations are persons. They have a lot more money than we do; they have a much louder voice than we have; they are far more organized than we are. It’s their system, they bought it and they own it. You are trying to change their system by working within their system against their best interests. We tried that already, many times, and guess what, it does not work. So this is the great power of the two-party system: The Republicans are in charge of promoting the interests of the transnational corporate rulers and pushing it as far as they can. The Democrats’ job is to control the people so that no meaningful opposition ever arises. And those are very different tasks and why they appear as very different parties – but they serve the same monied interests and they actually work together as a team to create utter confusion in America, as is evidenced by the blatant ignorance of those who still advocate participating in an entirely corrupt system.

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