Originally Posted by Dukes
That graph started right about the time Communists implemented their plan in the US. Weird.
It's a pretty genius plan. You don't even know they're doing it, because on the surface, it looks like right-wing extremism.
August 23rd, 1971
: The Lewis Powell Memo. A corporate blueprint to control democracy.
"Weeks before his nomination to the Supreme Court by Richard Nixon, corporate tobacco lawyer and right-wing business extremist Lewis F. Powell took a break from golf and his boardroom duties at 11 of America’s biggest corporations to write a manifesto against the then-vibrant American left. His detailed plan, delivered in the form of a memo he predictively titled “Attack of American Free Enterprise System,” was addressed to the corporate criminals at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and used as a blueprint for the whole twisted panoply of today’s fascist propaganda factory: The Heritage Foundation, the Manhattan Institute, the Cato Institute, Accuracy in Academe, Ronald Reagan’s presidency and Fox News can all be traced directly to the full-spectrum methods outlined in the Powell Memo
This is what followed:
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Damn those... russians?