Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 98

The Future of Philanthropy Philanthropy – or more specifically philanthropic foundations – have had an enormous and largely unacknowledged position of influence in modern society, aimed largely at securing ‘social control’ (i.e., protecting the social hierarchy) through efforts of social engineering (i.e., promoting reform, policies, programs, ideologies and institutions aimed to adapt the existing system […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 48

Private Power & Public Pressure: Corporations, Think Tanks & Social Engineering Taking up questions from listeners related to the influence of think tanks and consumer culture, this episode examines the institutional function – ideology, actions, and evolution – of think tanks, corporations, and foundations in social engineering. Think tanks bring together elites from academic, corporate, […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 40

Drug War or Class War? To understand the nature of the drug war, one must turn to history, and notably, the history of prohibition in the United States, directed against what were called the “dangerous classes,” such as poor immigrants and workers, Mexicans and blacks. Prohibition of drugs is a method of social control, turning […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 39

Psychociety Taking a look at the use of psychiatry and psychology in social control and social engineering. From the days of ‘mad doctors’ to modern day pharmacological approaches to the mind, the concept of a ‘cure’ is associated with brain damage, while the definition of madness or ‘mental illness’ is in a constant state of […]

Empire, Power, and People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 32

Social Engineering & Global Governance The process of global governance is a result of an embedded institutional system of social engineering. This podcast looks at some of the recent history of social engineering, focusing on the role of educational institutions, philanthropy, and the social sciences. When power systems are in crisis – primarily of an […]

The Rockefeller World, Council on Foreign Relations & the Trilateral Commission

‘The Ultimate Networking & Socializing institution among the American elite’ By Andrew Gavin Marshall The following is a sneak peak from a chapter in Andrew Gavin Marshall’s upcoming book funded through The People’s Book Project. It is quite apparent in the history of America from the late 19th century and into the 20th century, that […]