QOTD: The Era of Token Presidents

Hillary is banal, corrupted, drained of vibrancy and passion. I mean, she’s been around forever, the Clinton circle. She’s a fucking hawk and like a neocon, practically. She’s surrounded by all these sleazy money types who are just corrupting everything everywhere. But she’s going to be the first female president, and women in America are going to be completely invested in her candidacy. Opposition to her is going to be depicted as misogynistic, like opposition to Obama has been depicted as racist. It’s going to be this completely symbolic messaging that’s going to overshadow the fact that she’ll do nothing but continue everything in pursuit of her own power. They’ll probably have a gay person after Hillary who’s just going to do the same thing.

glenn-greenwald-on-the-2016-elections

2 comments

  1. highrpm · · Reply

    those who own the government pick the pols. its all figurehead shit.

    1. highrpm · · Reply

      …but i’m glad glenn greenwald spoke the minds of many of us.

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