As trust in establishment media continues to fall, elites are panicked. Information is power, and without the media monolith to act as gatekeepers, they are losing control of the narrative. The “fake news” hysteria indicates a push for a new age of censorship.
We learned last night that Kanye West would have voted Trump, had he voted. Ignore the headlines – this is a moment of immense cultural significance. West and Trump are among the most effective memetic communicators in history, and any collaboration or interaction between the two could dominate the American narrative.
The media elite and its affiliated power structures have a vested interest in maintaining a weak and compliant citizenry. This means YOU. This is achieved through media manipulation and information control.
Memes are the future of information. And because information is power, the future of power is a memetic battle. The power struggles of the future are a contest in which the most viral wins.
Ideas can change the world. Information and ideas used to spread only through religion, schools, and media. But the internet changed everything. Now, memetics are the future of information. What Are Memetics?