The Current Dilemma of the Ruling Class in the United States

the Problem (for the bourgeoisie):

Why not simply arrest all four of the police officers involved and throw the book at them? It was explicitly a murder, and four policemen seem small compared to the scope of these enormous protests.

I don’t get it? Surely even the other cops — even the racist ones — can see the scale and scope of this situation, and understand that four of their worst have got to face consequences for their actions and what they set off.

So then why not go the opposite direction? Why not simply denounce the protests and protesters, and allowed the police to ‘crack some skulls’ — not shooting them, but using force and making arrests at will?

The Original Draft of the Dialectic. My thoughts tend to manifest on MSPaint.

Why am I not seeing the real scale of the protest everywhere is the media? This is happening all over the United States, but the news is focusing on distractions. Are these protests really that big of a deal?

So why not pull the police back? Take a more hands-off approach, tell the cops to hold back, give the protesters more room, and more space, and hope that the movement will eventually burn itself out and die?

All the other protests in recent memory have fizzled out in a few days. Why wont this one fizzle out? How come this one might be ‘the beginnings of a revolution?’ What’s different this time?

What about making concessions to the protesters? Or a big social program? If the bourgeoisie cannot put the racist police behind jail, can they not, at least, offer concessions to the protesters and those suffering at the bottom?

The second draft of this dialectic, riddled with spelling mistakes. I will not apologize for the errors.

What about Donald Trump? If he is the ‘Chief Administrator’ for the bourgeoisie, and manages their affairs, what is his role in all of this? What about his supporters?

https://twitter.com/LaborAgainstWar/status/1267850600760463361/photo/1

OK, so the police can’t back off, and they can’t do enough to suppress the protests. And they won’t bring the cops to justice. So, what happens if the police or the military do as Trump suggested in his tweet, and started shooting?

But what is the American Military going to end up doing? Are soldiers really going to be involved in these attacks on the protesters? Could American soldiers really be willing to kill American people?

So what about the fascists? What about the white supremacists and klansmen? They are watching this too. What is their role to play in this conflict? And what is a revolution — if this is one — supposed to do next?

A Personal Rant from yours truly, to conclude this dialectic, not with analysis and inquiry, but with passion and fire!

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Marxist-Leninist-Maoist, (good in philosophy, but deeds are hard, yo) Freelance Philosopher. Dialectical Materialism enjoyer. Marxism’s top salesperson. any/any

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Marxist-Leninist-Maoist, (good in philosophy, but deeds are hard, yo) Freelance Philosopher. Dialectical Materialism enjoyer. Marxism’s top salesperson. any/any