“Stalin’s words that each person is just a small wheel in a big state machine are still in our psyche,” mused the editor of the local newspaper, founded like the rest of the gritty town by Stalin’s political prisoners. “That is why people are content with slogans and don’t feel they need detailed programs.”On television, on billboards, in the newspapers, were all the apparent hallmarks of democracy a large field of competing candidates, genuine differences over the country’s future, shamelessly pandering photo ops. But rather than being the flourishes of a vibrant new political culture, these proved to be deceptive, reflecting Russian expertise in the arts of pokazukha displays meant only for show.
Whenever Esteban Castillo visited his grandparents in Colima, Mexico, he’d sit by his grandfather’s taco stand and watch him cook. He’d also see his grandmother carry her homemade cheeses on her back and go door to door, selling them in different neighborhoods. To this day, his grandparents still make a living off of food..
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The face anointed with milk and honey are the globalist liberal elites in the EU and similar liberal organizations with a globalist agenda. They are a “face” ie, all their goodwill is just empty words used to mask their evil. They will fall to the ground because of a worldwide movement for nationalism, for people taking back national sovereignty.
It in the same fascist category as taking children away from their parents. Un fucking believable, sir. In America, you do not treat people this way. Scorsese closes his film with the famous performance at the Manchester Free Trade Hall, when you hear a voice from the audience calling out “Judas!” Dylan leans into the microphone. “I don’t believe you,” he says. “You’re a liar.” Then he turns to address his fellow musicians.
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