Tyranny: It Pisses Me Off

by Brandon Smith

Tyranny is not a wholly definable condition. There are many forms of tyranny and many levels of control that exist in any one society at any given time. In fact, the most despicable forms of tyranny are often the most subtle; the kinds of tyranny in which the oppressed are deluded into thinking that because they have “choices”, that necessarily makes them “free”. Tyranny at its very core is not always the removal of choice, but the filtering of choice – the erasure of options leaving only choices most beneficial to the system and its controllers.

The choice may be between freedom and security, individual opinion and societal coherency, personal principle or collective indulgence, catastrophic war or disaster multiplied by complacency, terrorism or surveillance, economic manipulation or financial Armageddon. We are presented with these so called choices everyday and they are about to become even more of a bane in our regular lives. But these are often engineered options that do not represent reality. We are led to believe that only one path or the other can be taken; that there is no honorable way, only the lesser of two evils. I am done with false choices and the lesser of two evils. I prefer to create my own options.

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phil
phil
6 years ago

Any form of tyranny what ever it is, either it be hard, soft or hidden is called evil by God. Satan and his demonic hosts are behind every form of tyranny that could be thought up, and man being inculcated by Satans demons bring it to fruition in man. the only freedom man can truly have from tyranny is to become a child of God and that’s what breaks the chains that you are bound up in.