“Imagine if America was a dictatorship…”
- “You could let 1% of the people have all the nation’s wealth.
- You could help your rich friends get richer (…)
and bailing them out when they gamble and lose.
- You could ignore the needs of the poor for healthcare and education.
- Your media would appear free but would secretly be controlled by 1% (…)
- You could wiretap phones.
- You could torture foreign prisoners.
- You could have rigged elections.
- You could lie about why you go to war!
- You could fill your prisons with one particular racial group
and no one would complain.
- You could use the media to scare the people
into supporting policies that are against their interests!
I know, it is hard for you, Americans, to imagine. But please, try…” (1)
The Dictator (2012) – Speech about dictatorship
Charlie Chaplin final speech in The Great Dictator
MLK ” Last Speech” 1968
John Lennon – Imagine – Lyrics
(1) Rough transcript from: The Dictator (2012) – Speech about dictatorship youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=y_8kQNbRo9c
* This is a faithful photographic reproduction of an original two-dimensional work of art.This work is in the public domain in the United States, and those countries with a copyright term of life of the author plus 100 years or less.
Disclaimer: The views expressed in these articles and videos are the sole responsibility of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of CanadaNewsLibre. The contents of these articles and videos are of sole responsibility of the author(s). CanadaNewsLibre will not be responsible or liable for any inaccurate or incorrect statements. The CNL grants permission to cross-post original CanadaNewsLibre articles and videos on community internet sites as long as the text & title are not modified. The source and the author’s copyright must be displayed. http://canadanewslibre may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available to our readers under the provisions of “fair use” in an effort to advance a better understanding of political, economic and social issues. The material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving it for research and educational purposes. If you wish to use copyrighted material for purposes other than “fair use” you must request permission from the copyright owner.
ↄ⃝ Copyleft CanadaNewsLibre 2012