The State and Your Mind

A nice meme that quotes Lew Rockwell is floating around Facebook.

This is why propaganda and distractions — and thus a powerful executive branch and mainstream media organs — are so vital to the survival of the state and its advancement of power. Thus we have the the marketing of American Exceptionalism to convince the weak minds of the slaves that state power is in fact an organic evolution as opposed to being tyrannical and anti-democratic.