The deep state is a mysterious entity that has already foreclosed on American democracy, and the puzzle is, noone can talk about it. A situation distinct from, and more sophisticated, than anything in 1984, a condition that has moved beyond the coup d’etat to a more malevolent type of dictatorship. The step to release from this ‘higher power’ requires something like a revolutionary 12 step program, breaking the addiction to, well, James Bond era fantasies and the covert agencies the promote. Hey, no kidding, it’s no accident Bond appeared in the CIA birth times.
The hard reality is a few mouse clicks away in a Google search, so is the left’s silence here a sign of ideological hypnosis?