Session 12 on Wednesday 25th March 2015

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: The Function Room upstairs at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1. General discussion - current news in context (30mins)
  2. Speaking truth to power - Janos (40mins)
  3. Aid - cui bono? (25 mins)
  4. Sociocracy - The Politics of Subservience Etienne de la Boetie, withdrawing consent (20 mins)
  5. Planning (5 mins)

Session 11 on Wednesday 18th March 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: The Function Room upstairs at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1.         General discussion - current news in context (40mins)
  2.         Hierarchy - emergence and dissolution (40 mins)
    EcologyOfFreedom.pdf
  3.         Conspiracy theory - psychology research (35 mins)
    Conspiracy theories as quasi-religious mentality: an integrated account from cognitive science, social representations theory, and frame theory
  4.         Planning (5 mins)

Session 11 on Wednesday on 11th March 2015 – notes

1. Saving money and tax. No gambling tax – pay on the basis of double or quits (in cafes and restaurants). Winnings aren't taxable. No VAT on a gamble. Creative solution. Limitations on stakes. Works for Inheritance Tax. How to free the tax cattle. James Corbett. Voices on the internet fed up with reporting bad news. Moving to presenting a positive message. TTIP – and other trade agreements. Middle Ground – Eurasian Trade Zone US trying split east from west. Dr Tim Ball – Moscow is the central point of Eurasia. Chemtrails – Mandatory vaccinations, food additives. Tennis match – score only noted when score is announced. Expect reality only from BBC, News. Half truths. Uri Gargarin, first man in space undermined by BBC commentary. House of Commons – Who owns land?  Housing demonstration outside ignored. Organised by "Peoples Parliament" (which people?) – John MacDonald – meeting once a month – 2 hours. Discussion with Boris Johnson to sell off railway lines to private companies. Blocked after much discussion. Importance of enough time to discuss in full. Tribe talked all night. If no conclusion is reached "We will talk again". Money conscription – weakness of the system – no Universal Citizens Dividend – right to life dependent on selling yourself to someone else. Right to existence in other peoples' hands. Monopoly over who creates mony, land and resources and our time. Challenge unstated dogma – Universal Citizens Dividend (UCD). 28 days sentence (suspended) for withholding tax as supporting terrorism (unlawful). Tax payers against poverty. International Conscience and Peace Tax International. Needs more people. Criminal offence to support under terrorism and war acts. Funding. International agreement to suppress the funding of terrorism. Regime change is terrorism. British government committing terrorism. 
2. The Next Revolution Murray Bookchin. Slide.Cooperate. No author credit for play in Shakespeare's day. To change something today – appoint actors to take the credit. Lobbying works in the same way. Preliterate societies. Multifaceted skills. Deskilling through technology. Money. Geese leadership. First meeting of Camden – people assumed roles by agreement. Ideology of leadership. Personal types. Dr Tim Ball – surplus – security – wars. People discussing where do we go next. Discussion at the point of surplus doesn't take place. Don't have a chance to decide what to do with the surplus because people need to keep paddling to survive. Surplus arises gradually and clever people established systems to benefit. Parable of Ruth – worker objected while she talked to Jesus. Money and debt. Oridnary people feel better off even though they're in debt. Manufactured surplus. Gearing of corporations for the benefit of executives. Do those without electricity need it? Exploiting underdeveloped nations - aid. Corruption syphoning off profits by those in power. Consciousness of their situation. Advertising overruling real needs. Electricity – infrastructure shouldn't be profit making. Phase to make the primary product. Aid practice: £98.6 m to groups in Syria – funding terrorists. World Bank projects. - blacklist 27 British of the 50 odd names.
3. Psychology of conspiracy theory. BBC filmed the Danish scientist Niels Harrit who filmed the full interview. Italy – Berlusconi – media ownership and state broadcasting. Sexist pornography. Important point – worst conspiracy theory – are the official versions. 7/7 official report by Heather Hallett. James doing a study on them. Recording the interview. Tavistock Institute.
Next week: sociocracy – by consent. Union of tax payers – everybody to withdraw consent to allow the government to fund illegal activities. Voluntary taxation – withhold the money for purposes. Pro-rata expenditure. £14,000 per capita. £700m/50m.
Sketch – Cartoon. Speaking truth to power.
Aid.

Session 10 on Wednesday 11th March 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: The Function Room upstairs at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1.     General discussion - current news in context (40mins)
  2.     Ecology of Freedom - key concepts, mêmes, straplines (30 mins)
  3.     Negotiating with the Covert Apex / Structural Elite (45 mins)
  4.     Planning (5 mins)

Session 9 on Wednesday on 4th March 2015 – notes

  1. Recruiting Muslims in the West to go to Afghanistan to fight with the Mujahidee. Recent Hayes bomb threat at the rail station, shady people attending the mosques inciting disaffected youth. Muslim girls who went to Syria – tricked? The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, girl went to join fascists. Gramsci – interesting on this. Folklore - voice of people. Mussolini locking up intellectuals. Gramsci exiled to the islands. Hamish Henderson – Gramsci's prison letters. Bookchin. The reading history of the working class. Listen Marxist, 1969. Steiner student work Ahriman. Mani – prophet – Zoriastra. Israel. 13th tribe Arthur Koestler. Khazars. Early 60s The Mont civitan republic. World citizen. Alright for a race to exist without territory. Jews - world servants. Hugh Schoenfield. Non-territorial citizens. Jews do not need a physical homeland. Servant nation. Religion ethnicity. Voltaire. Former Yugoslavia – US army base – massive. Kosovo. Israel is a US battleship in the Middle East. Dr Tim Ball – hunter gatherer diet – ideal. Security of food supply. Storing grain and power. Tinker race in Scotland. Travellers ostracised. Internal opposition to social deprivation. Lower classes – using Iran as a distraction. Xenophobia. Black Americans v Jews – Black preacher – holocaust – when holocaust of African people. Black slavery. Final solution. Dutch ethnic cleansing. Jewish collaboration. Ethnic cleansing in Manor House. Housing estate cleaned out – suites: photographs of shiny white people. Gentrification.

  2. Bookchin. WW1 – watershed link for wealth accumulate. Piketty – website references offer great data. Britain, France, America, Germany, charts. Agricultural land value Hobsbawm– Age of Revolution. Age of Empire. Farmland pricing. Distillation of Bookchin. News technique: 1. what they are going to tell you, 2. they tell you 3. and then tell you what they told you. Radio 3 - no longer just music. BBC licence. Michael Dobbs. Lecture. Abridge through other means.

  3. Negotiation – trust. Power is eroding. Weak point moral and legal. Layers of servants in chain – institutions and agencies. Domination through restriction to do useful work for the system for our daily bread. The coming of the robots. Guardian article. Lack of employment – main danger. Ordinary people - more argument to argue for money. Injustice and illegality of dominating people. Means to life conditional. Moral high ground. Withholding means to life is murder. UK – employment is being diluted to low level employment. Victorian era big houses loads of servants. Serving the well off. Semi-feudal system has returned - service industry. Tolerance. Victim mentality. Sex trade. Service industry. Supply and demand. Part-time working in universities. Where is the power? Relative power. Division among the structural elite. Why negotiate? American revolution? Tom Paine Common Sense. Weakness? They're outnumbered. The British 1,000 to 1. The idea of being able to win. Convince the soldiers to stand down. Knowledge of the ability to win. Can we wake enough people? They control the narrative. Anarchapulco. Children – rebelling againsts parents. Joy camp. Sketches. Drafting sketches. Imaginary dialogues. How to negotiate with the Rothschilds? Via short video sketches. Narrative around negotiation.

Session 9 on Wednesday 4th March 2015 - notes

Time: 7pm to 9pm
* Please note both day and venue!
Venue: Downstairs (back bar) at The Cock Tavern, 23 Phoenix Road, London NW1 1HB
Agenda

  1. General discussion - current news in context (40mins)
  2. Ecology of Freedom - key concepts, mêmes, straplines (40 mins)
  3. Terminology for the Structural Elite (35 mins)
  4. Planning (5 mins)

Session 9 on Wednesday on 4th March 2015 – notes

  1. Cameron/Osborne inhabit a different reality "10 reasons to vote Tory" lies. Disassociation of rulers from the rest. Ceausescu, Obama, Blair, Save the Children award apology. Republic? 2015ConstitutionalistsUK. Nobel peace prize to Obama - Nobel committee chair sacked. Surrey Hills – monument. Octavia Hill. Capture public space for the public. When building was rife across London. Raised money to buy the Surrey Hills, led to creation of National Trust. Community Land Trusts CLT more talked about. Tottenham Ct Road - Land near Nero Cafe (about halfway up on left) – Bare land with a hidden concrete plinth explaining it is public land. Google – truth? Use DuckDuckGo, AltaVista, Firefox. Libya: General Hifter was pro-Gaddafi then CIA in America - in NJ. Reappeared in 2014 to put down rebels. Now in charge of the army. James and Joane Moriarty – James Corbett interview on Libya. Matt deHart. Snowden – CIA asset/brainwashed? Radical change. Whistleblowing. Siebel Edmonds – knowing everything you write and say is recorded. Acceptance of the surveillance – self censorship. Censorship in theatre – knew what would be acceptable. Movie about Snowden. Ben Afleck – Argo. Oscar. 7/7 Tom Secker. Clandestine – Hollywood. CIA financed films. Ask the funders. Karate Kid. Monarch Mind Kontrol. After Cold War – assets to be used. Industry need stuff to do. Nazi – MLK. Cuban stars – Gloria Estafan. BBC created bands. Promoted. Jonny Depp. Ron Johnson – the men who stare at goats. Abu Graib – psychological torture. Coming from the top. 70S Peace corps – connections – LSD. Film turned the book into comedy. Humiliation of prisoners. Dept. of Defence. False flags Dr Daniel Gansler. Climate sceptics. BBC TV 4 – climate change three numbers. 1 trillion tonnes in atmosphere before 2%. with no basis in logic; 95% certainty not a scientific concept; .85 degs since 1880 - so what? Warmer Romans in Britain and the Medieval Warm Period - common sense. Gentrification in nigh - poster. Letterpress. Damien Hurst – people believe in numbers. Cass – in Whitechapel.

  2. Structural Elite meme: "Covert Apex" – Usurpers. Tube and Rail Suddenly referred to as Customers instead of Passengers. "Use extreme care on escalators." Herded like cattle - reduce propensity to think for self. Conductors on rbuses but can't take money. Routemasters with open doors. London public transport most expensive capital city in world. John Courtnedge – where does shoe pinch? Student debt – never be able to a family house. What is in common – hierarchy is the common denominator. Powerlessness. Photography Gallery - Human rights. No way to discredit the hierarchy – system. Benevolent hierarchy? Reliance on betters. Based on lies. Create money out of nothing. Having one's own home. Pension changes – buy to let landords – alternative to interest on bank/building society accounts. Shop owner: Looking for money to retire on - saving £50 per week for old age. Camden meeting – citizens income – got mauled – too crazy. Unconditional Citizens Dividend (it is ours by right - surplus from land and commons currently stolen by SE - rents, taxes, interest. Living allowance now eroded– baseline for survival. Trade off land value – stealing the value of the land and commons. 1800s income tax introduced as a temporary measure stopped and then reintroduced. It is still a temporary measure and has to be renewed annually. Duke of Westminster – never sell any land – lease it out. Common land and infrastructure – never be sold. Eurostar sold - not the government's to sell. Our money. Money circulating within common use being withdrawn and hoarded by SE. Sanity. Insane economic system – common sense. Money can be good or bad. No ability to inject the knowledge. Gangam style video – needs to be as simple as that. Preconception. Will it work with meaningful things? We know they are lying – is there no way to expose their incompetence. Knowing the problem – we cannot solve it. In Scotland: Railway bridge with via ducts – road veers near the bridge. Engineers and Architects calculated the route with maths but as it was under construction labourer pointed out it was heading for a brick pillar. Common sense. Unleash peoples' common sense. Empower people to use their common sense. In the 1950s artists stopped making things but observed things that were already there as works of art. We resist seeing what's there. Structurally, don't want to do it because the incentives stop them. Beyond Karl Marx. Ideology. How to implement? Letters to stop the war – no effect. Stakeholders who are they? Negotiation? with the Covert Apex. Use the action – put it up on youtube. Continue to repeat until it gains traction. People don't the knowledge. Simplify the story. Presenting every week. Clarify the knowledge. It's all about Power.