Only we can save ourselves. Only we care enough to. Too many people have been disenfranchised and disillusioned of the power of voting. They see a new poll tax here in the year 2020, and it is hours-long waits in lines to vote. Reports out to Texas showed 5.5-8 hours-long waits. People cry out that the youth aren’t turning out. Michigan had reports of several hours long waits as well.
Enter, The Black Death. For 3 years, all across Europe, Asia and Africa, The Black Death ravaged entire communities and rapidly deprived the ruling elites of their labor force. Even the landlords and monarchs themselves were not immune from the horrific plague.
Theories and scapegoating were just some of the coping mechanisms people used to try and explain why this was happening. Many called the plague a miasma; a free-floating phenomenon created by God to smite those who were guilty of sin. Others resorted to blaming
Most people would prefer the former, but as President John Kennedy once said, “Those who make the peaceful revolution impossible make the violent revolution inevitable.”
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Decentralization Of Data Means Decentralization Of Power By: Josh Cameron | Our Voice Contributor To anyone who is paying attention, we live in some weird times. In an era of fake news, corporate take overs, wiping our behinds with the Sherman Anti-Trust act, we now have a political system where we have pseudo representation from […]