Nominal Never. The propaganda machine is too refined and well oiled at this point and the identity politics it fosters means the plebes will forever be too busy fighting each other. If they had the same technology and PR back during the French Revolutions, peasants would be protesting against government bread handouts and proudly proclaim how true Frenchmen ate cake.
gravelstudios Getting mad at them is missing the point. They do this because it's legal. For example, the best argument I heard about the occupy movement was that they should have been in Washington DC. Telling rich people to stop taking advantage of legal loopholes to keep more money tax free is pointless. Congress is the only entity with the power to fix this. But since congress is bought and paid for by these exact same people, good luck.
Jet Bin Fever Yeah. I knew most of this stuff but its good to remember what I care about.
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