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George Orwell on the Purpose of War: A prescient understanding of America today

The primary aim of modern warfare is to use up the products of the machine without raising the general standard of living.

Ever since the end of the nineteenth century, the problem of what to do with the surplus of consumption goods has been latent in industrial society. From the moment when the machine first made its appearance it was clear to all thinking people that the need for human drudgery, and therefore to a great extent for human inequality, had disappeared. If the machine were used deliberately for that end, hunger, overwork, dirt, illiteracy, and disease could be eliminated within a few generations. And in fact, without being used for any such purpose, but by a sort of automatic process — by producing wealth which it was sometimes impossible not to distribute — the machine did raise the living standards of the average humand being very greatly over a period of about fifty years at the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth centuries. But it was also clear that an all-round increase in wealth threatened the destruction — indeed, in some sense was the destruction — of a hierarchical society. In a world in which everyone worked short hours, had enough to eat, lived in a house with a bathroom and a refrigerator, and possessed a motor-car or even an aeroplane, the most obvious and perhaps the most important form of inequality would already have disappeared.

If it once became general, wealth would confer no distinction. It was possible, no doubt, to imagine a society in which wealth, in the sense of personal possessions and luxuries, should be evenly distributed, while power remained in the hands of a small privileged caste. But in practice such a society could not long remain stable. For if leisure and security were enjoyed by all alike, the great mass of human beings who are normally stupefied by poverty would become literate and would learn to think for themselves; and when once they had done this, they would sooner or later realize that the privileged minority had no function, and they would sweep it away. In the long run, a hierarchical society was only possible on a basis of poverty and ignorance.

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War is a evil puppet show, Rothschild crime bank centers

Finance both sides of every war. Let the false debt slaves kill each other, depopulation is a byproduct, also after the wars more false debt is heaped upon both sides and power is more consolidated.

War is a bankgangster depopulation game.


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War is all about control

same thing with gun control.


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If honest productive people are allowed to continue to make more power out of less power (surplus wealth) the supply of POWER (surplus wealth) would quickly reach a level called abundance.

If there is abundant POWER then the honest productive people would have enough POWER to avoid having their POWER stolen and have that stolen POWER used to steal more.

Central Banks (monopoly) and Direct Tax (Extortion) and Standing Armies (Aggressive Violence) have to be fed with POWER from somewhere, and the only source of POWER (surplus wealth) is through honest people cooperating with each other equitably, trusting each other, sharing the POWER of Division of Labor, Specialization, and Economies of Scale, and machines, which are tools, just like fire is a tool, just like an inclined plane is a tool, just like sunlight is a tool.

In history, for example, the Egyptians were able to produce enough surplus wealth to make Pyramids, which is a huge cost, a huge expense of surplus wealth, which could have been used to make more wealth, more POWER, not Pyramids. The ancient Egyptians didn't have electric motors, bulldozers, assembly lines, oil POWER, not even coal power, and they made Pyramids.

War is the method by which the Legal Criminals GOVERN the production of POWER down to a level that keeps their victims powerless to resist being victims.

Hegelism was a formula such that Thesis - Antithesis = Synthesis

George Orwell wrote about Eurasia, Eastasia, and Oceana fighting a constant, perpetual war, for perpetual peace.

Look at the work of Anthony Sutton as follows:

Wall Street financing Hitler.
Wall Street financing Stalin.
Wall Street financing Roosevelt.

World War II.

Who do you think is financing all sides of World War III, which is already well underway?

George Orwell published the book 1984 in 1949.

I think he may have understood the dynamics of POWER.