“I’m a Leninist,” Bannon proudly proclaimed.
“Lenin,” he answered, “wanted to destroy the state, and that’s my goal too. I want to bring everything crashing down, and destroy all of today’s establishment.” Bannon was employing Lenin’s strategy for Tea Party populist goals. He included in that group the Republican and Democratic Parties, as well as the traditional conservative press.
His goal was to bring down the entire establishment including the leaders of the Republican Party in Congress.
re: Hedges & 9/11
I assmue you know the info in this piece, but in case you don’t, it pretty much explains what happened to allow the attacks to succeed:
I have directly challenged and called out Chomsky, but he doesn’t “care” about minor issues like the modern Reichstag Fire that brought us full blown fascism.
I bet he is. No sweat off his ass.
“And so we’re very comfortable with how the mission was executed.”