Return conversation with Alexander Adams on the managerial elite’s use of iconoclasm and progressivism to further their aims of cultural re-engineering, and why utopianism always leads to tyranny.
Part One: When State Supplants Religion (0 – 35 mins)
The attempt to restore sanity, a palace coup in Britain, relentless CRT spam, sponsored wokeness, covid authoritarianism, left & right schismogenesis, liberal by inclination, as the left goes crazy, right becomes dissident, Zer0 Books & Doug Lain, the managerial elite, a permanent control group, white savior complex, natural iconoclasts, useful values, misanthropy & environmentalism, the agenda of the welfare state, when state supplants religion, utopianism and fascism, the imposition of values, the road to tyranny, setting the agenda, social liberal media management, boys as damaged girls, Jordan Peterson & Brett Weinstein, faculty wars, Lindsay Shepherd.
Part Two: A Designated Scapegoat (35 mins – 1 hr 3 mins)
When the elite show their hand, soft control, nudge politics, Fabianism, the somewheres & the anywheres, politics & the arts, what is iconoclasm, revenge on symbols, mimesis & violent uprising, group action & diffusion of responsibility, schools as quasi-church, ideology without morality, a history of slavery, tracing back responsibility, British response to slavery, child sex trafficking, displacement onto a paper tiger of the past, how to attack white males, a designated scapegoat, mugshots of antifa, white self-hatred and father-anger, the virtue of hate, the witless foot soldiers, defund the police & BLM, abolishing crime, white antifa & black collateral damage.
Part Three: The War Against the White Working Class (1 hr 3 mins – 1 hr 39 mins)
An imaginary nation of immigrants, rejecting history, small waves of migration, tokenism in the culture, rewriting history, collective gaslighting, the road to hell, when inclusion means removal, when lack of evidence for racism = proof of racism, evolving forms of exploitation, incentivizing the marginalized, turning artists into pet monkeys, David Byrne’s American Utopia, when the oppressed gain power, the passage of liminality, when masters become servants & servants become masters, reparations, a symbolic humiliation, how to start a racial conflict, the utility of mob action to the elite, a long march through the institutions, the war against the white working class, the utility of mass migration, managing the upper echelons of police, US directed uprising, antifa as proxy army of the elite.
Part Four: The Logic of Genocide (1 hr 39 mins – end)
A left-wing chief of police, collusion & complicity, the creations of “the deplorables,” critical race theory, entryism, the National Trust’s susceptibility to anti-racism manipulation, convergence not conspiracy, long-term social engineering, when a top-down plan becomes systemic; protecting people from history, narcissism, mass infantilization, safetyism as government enforced control, from destroying icons to destroying people, Russian & Chinese revolutions, the logic of genocide, when Stalin replaced Lenin, the pendulum swings, Lloyd de Mause, washing the land in blood, decadence & stability, directing ennui, the narrative of injustice & negative identity, extinction rebellion & what’s left of the aristocracy, hyper-globalization.