2 min readJun 7, 2020
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an answer to Patrick Tompkins publication “President provocateur”

The country needs leadership you say; it did get leadership, the leadership it deserves for its indifference and political stupidity. The question is : who does this form a leadership serve…

There is a battle raging, a fire burning which had been smoldering for decades. The battle involves a very small but very powerful oligarchy on one side, and the rest of us on the other side.

Unbridled greed leads only to one possible outcome, a very small group of people have all the wealth & power, while the rest of the world population is reduced to misery, the planet is plundered until there is nothing left but ashes and rubble.

Donal Trump is only the ugly face of greed. There is no real plan or logic behind his actions, unless reducing humanity to misery and slavery at all costs can be called a plan…

He is relying on the madness and the violence of the so called evangelists (thus the bible waving), the neo-nazis, white supremacists, the police (they are doing their part right on cue), and the armed forces (that may be a risky bet), add a sprinkle of fascist bikers and some lunatics like the pathetic Fox News motley crew, to quell rebellion and the spirit of freedom once and for all, send us cowering to our rat holes, subservient, or even worse, indifferent, ad infinitum.