Play this at all times of the day, 24/7 until the message sinks in.

Racism--  How much do we think about that ugly word? 

We have all seen on TV ….the angry white men, the angry black men, and not one of them ready to solve the problem.  To stop racist behavior, we need to know why racist behavior happens.  We need to look at various examples:  Multinational racism against Jews,  Jewish racism against Palestinians, White Racism against other Whites, White Racism against Blacks, Black Racism against Whites (the habit of lumping all white-skinned people into one group, and calling them racist.)  We can also discuss Black racism against Blacks.  Many blacks were sold into American slavery by other Blacks.   Also we can talk about French racism in Algeria, and Japanese racism against Chinese, and Chinese racism against just about everybody.  This is the truth of the history of racist behavior over the past 200 years.

I notice Jewish racism against Palestinians has turned into more dead bodies--- and more than 2000 unarmed citizens shot in the legs, many turned into cripples for life.  Bullets say, "I hate you; you are worthless" more than any words.

After we talk about all those varieties of racism, then we will have a place to start in getting rid of racism.

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Elite Indifference  -  Allow me to quote Pope Francis:

....some people continue to defend trickle-down theories which assume that economic growth, encouraged by a free market, will inevitably succeed in bringing about greater justice and inclusiveness in the world. This opinion, which has never been confirmed by the facts, expresses a crude and naïve trust in the goodness of those wielding economic power and in the sacralized workings of the prevailing economic system. Meanwhile, the excluded are still waiting. To sustain a lifestyle which excludes others, or to sustain enthusiasm for that selfish ideal, a globalization of indifference has developed. Almost without being aware of it, we end up being incapable of feeling compassion at the outcry of the poor, weeping for other people’s pain, and feeling a need to help them, as though all this were someone else’s responsibility and not our own. The culture of prosperity deadens us; we are thrilled if the market offers us something new to purchase; and in the meantime all those lives stunted for lack of opportunity seem a mere spectacle; they fail to move us.   

Economic Slavery – Survival of the Richest.       November 6, 2011 by an anonymous Canadian.

Economic Slavery is the widely accepted norm within this world. It has become such a part of who we are and how we live that we don’t even notice that such acts are taking place. Economic Slavery exist on so many levels, and is based on the principle of one being having all the resources manipulating and controlling those who have nearly nothing and are scraping, scrounging and constantly on the look-out for how and where they are going to provide for themselves their Basic Survival Needs, such as food, clothing, housing, health care, transportation, education etc. Meanwhile those that have all these requirements met and are in a position to afford luxuries will use what they have, namely MONEY to control and enslave those who have virtually no other choice but to accept any opportunity/offer to acquire money in so that they can in the very least, eat food, and manage to keep their heads above water within the current system.

Economic Slavery is an outflow of our current world/money system (Capitalism) Which creates an environment with such economic discrepancies where you have a small percentage of the population with all the resources/money/power, where the majority is fighting and finding a way to just provide themselves with their basic survival requirements.

I have observed this point prevalent throughout the city I live in (Calgary, Alberta, Canada)

I AM NOT MAKING THIS UP.   (Below is an excerpt from "Economic Forces of Oppression" by Ann E. Cudd,

published by Oxford University in 2006:)

"This chapter discusses three main forces of economic oppression: oppressive economic systems (capitalism and socialism), direct forces of economic oppression, and indirect forces of economic oppression. It is argued that while capitalism and socialism are not intrinsically oppressive, both systems lend themselves to oppression in characteristic ways, and therefore each sort of system must take certain steps to guard against their respective characteristic oppressions. Direct forces of economic oppression are restrictions on opportunities that are applied from the outside on the oppressed, including enslavement, segregation, employment discrimination, group-based harassment, opportunity inequality, neocolonialism, and governmental corruption. Direct forces may not always be clearly visible, either because they happen far from the reach of legal authorities or from the view of consumers, or because they are diffused in a large society, and only apparent from a statistical analysis and comparison among social groups. In indirect forces, or oppression by choice, the oppressed are co-opted into making individual choices that add to their own oppression. When this force is at work the oppressed are faced with options that rationally induce them to choose against the collective good of their social group, and in the long run, against their own good as well. But choosing otherwise requires choosing against their own immediate interests, and changing their beliefs or preferences in ways that they may resent."

Global Economics-   an excerpt from a strategy meeting at a major investment firm.  An elite decision-maker said:

"The hollowing-out of the American middle class doesn’t really matter.“ His point was that if the transformation of the world economy lifts four people in China and India out of poverty and into the middle class, and meanwhile means one American drops out of the middle class, "That’s not such a bad trade.”   In other words--- the death of the U.S. middle class does not matter, not even to U.S.-based companies.