Lyle comments here that: Clearly, you’re pointing to a conspiracy. I was about to press the “Post Comment” button a couple times and kept thinking of something else I wanted to add. It became post material rather than comment material. Study a little bit about complex systems and emergent behavior. A simple example is John…No conspiracy required — The View From North Central Idaho
Joe is certainly correct. Always has been a surplus of the power hungry.
And,… they conspire to get it.
They work together, too. But they need to keep it quiet.
The conspiracy theory smear, is one of the stupidest things they ever came up with.
Everyone conspires, most innocently. Parents playing santa claus. Children to miss bedtime.
Evil people wallow in it.