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Kim Dotcom and Divine Laissez Faire Economics

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A col­league of Eddie the Friendly Spook [Snow­den], Julian Assange and Glenn Green­wald, Kim Schmitz, [aka “Kim Dot­com”] espouses the same libertarian/free mar­ket ide­ol­ogy under­ly­ing the “cor­po­ratism” of Ben­ito Mus­solini. (Schmitz is pic­tured at right, demon­strat­ing the lifestyle of the down­trod­den and polit­i­cally oppressed.) With an exten­sive crim­i­nal record in Ger­many and else­where, “Der Dot­com­man­dant” has eluded seri­ous pun­ish­ment for his offenses, includ­ing exe­cut­ing the largest insider trad­ing scheme in Ger­man his­tory. Embraced by the file-sharing com­mu­nity and ele­ments of the so-called pro­gres­sive sec­tor, Dot­com actu­ally allied him­self with John Banks and his far-right ACT Party in New Zealand. His embrace of the so-called pro­gres­sive sec­tor came later and is viewed as hav­ing dam­aged left-leaning par­ties at the polls. Dot­com is enam­ored of Nazi mem­o­ra­bilia and owns a rare, author-authographed copy of “Mein Kampf.” Much of the sec­ond side of the pro­gram com­pares the “Divine, Theo­cratic” free-market eco­nomic the­ory of The Fam­ily and the cor­re­spond­ing ide­ol­ogy of the Mus­lim Broth­er­hood. Both see wealth and eco­nomic priv­i­lege as a mat­ter of divine will, with that per­ceived will being the gov­ern­ing ethos of an ideal society.

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