Sunday, May 4, 2014

16 Signs You’re a Slave to the Matrix

Today’s world is a strange place. We are inundated with signals from early on in life, encouraging each of us to walk a particular path, establishing blinders on us along the way to discourage us from looking for alternatives to what the herd is doing or thinking. Life is so complex that over time, if we are paying attention, we realize that there are an infinite number of possibilities to what the human experience could be, and we come to see that the world is on fire because individuals all too infrequently question why things are the way they are, failing to notice that their mindset or behavior needs adjustment in favor of more intelligent, commonsensical, or sustainable patterns of existence.

This is not intended to be overtly critical of anyone’s lifestyle choices or personal situation, the following '16 signs that you're a slave to the matrix' are meant purely as an observational approach to helping you identify the areas of your life where you may be missing an opportunity to liberate yourself from someone else’s self-destructive design for your life.

Read on, and please take a moment to comment below with anything you'd like to add to the list or object to.

1. You pay taxes to people you'd like to see locked up in jail:
This is perhaps the biggest indicator that we are slaves to the matrix. The traditional notion of slavery conjures up images of people in shackles forced to work on plantations to support rich plantation owners. The modern-day version of this is forced taxation, where our incomes are automatically docked before we ever even see the money, regardless of whether or not we approve of how the money is being spent.

2. You go to the doctor, but you're still sick:
Modern medical care, for all of its scientific progress, has sadly become sick care, where we are rarely advised to eat well and tend to our mental and physical health, but instead are routinely advised to consume expensive medications and procedures that are pushed by the 'for-profit' healthcare matrix

3. You support team Labor or team Liberal & argue with your friends, family and co-workers about politics: 
This is what the control strategy of divide and conquer looks like in our society. Both of the major parties are corrupt through and through, case closed. Independent candidates are barely allowed to exist. By believing in one of these parties and burning your personal energy on arguing with other ordinary people you are turning over your soul to the matrix, and doing your share in making sure that ‘we the people’ will never be united against corruption.

4. You work hard doing something you hate to earn fiat dollars:
Work is important and money does pay the bills; however, so many people lose the best years of their lives doing things they hate, just for money. The truth about money today is that we do not have money, but instead, inflationary fiat currency that is privately owned and manipulated. Since it is still necessary to get by in this world, it is best that you get more value for your time by doing something you enjoy or by working with people you do not despise, better still; spending time with the people you love. It is easier than you may think to live on less money than we believe we need, we just have to be willing to go against the grain to realize this. I personally went from making good amounts money to earning virtually nothing almost overnight, and ironically i'm happier now with less money due to not always being in a place which I hated and working under individuals who I did not like.

5. You’re willing to accrue personal debt to fund the acquisition of a consumer-oriented lifestyle:
Each time a credit card is swiped it creates digits on the balance sheets of the banks that are most involved with the financial looting of the world today. These digits are then multiplied electronically by the fractional reserve system in place, which exponentially increases the power of these institutions. To participate in this, and by agreeing to pay this fake money back with interest in order to maintain a certain lifestyle is a strong indication that you are bound by one of the main tenets of the matrix – consumerism.

6. You converse with real people about the ongoings happening in TV shows:
TV is the most potent tool used for mind control, and the ‘programming’ that is available, while certainly cool, fun, or entertaining is geared to reinforce certain behaviors amongst the masses. For indoctrination purposes. Dramatizing the ego’s importance, over sexualizing everything, glorifying violence, encouraging celebrity worship and teaching submissiveness to phony authorities are amongst the main features of modern TV. By taking what is happening on screen and making it a part of your real life, you are doing your job of supporting the matrix’s desire to confuse us about the true nature of reality, proving that something doesn't have to actually happen in order for it to feel real to people.

7. "I don't have anything to hide" is your attitude towards total orwellian surveillance:
If it does not bother you that someone, somewhere working for somebody is watching you, listening to your conversations, and monitoring your movements, then you are a good slave to the matrix. Invisible surveillance is an insidious form of thought control, and by using the logic of, ‘I have nothing to hide, therefore, it will do me no harm to be surveilled,’ then you are mindlessly admitting that you have an earthly master and are not of sovereign mind and body.

8. You think the world would be safer if only governments had guns: 
This is at times a violent world, and criminals engage in criminality against honest people at every level of society, including from within the government. Sure, in a perfect world weapons wouldn’t be necessary for anyone; but, sadly, our world is anything but perfect, and firearms are indeed a very effective form of protection against common criminals and abusive governments alike. The willingness to forgo your right of self-defense is a sign that you've relegated personal responsibility to someone else. Having the masses abdicate personal responsibility is one of the most important aspects of controlling them. Welcome to the matrix.

9. You knowingly drink fluoridated water:
Of all the health debates taking place today, the topic of fluoridated water is the easiest to understand, for it is a toxic by-product of an industrial process. Water is supposedly fluoridated to aid in dental health, which is debatable in itself; but, if this were so, then the involuntary fluoridation of public water is a medication without your consent, a form of slavery. Knowing this and continuing to drink fluoridated water is a sign that you're content with your slavery to the matrix. Here are 18 scientifically validated reasons to end public water fluoridation.

10. You knowingly consume toxic poisons like MSG and Aspartame:

These two chemicals are widely known to be toxic to the human body. Knowing this and continuing to poison yourself with tasty, but chemical-laden processed foods is a sign that the matrix has programmed you to place less value on your health and future than on your immediate gratification.

11. You depend on the pharmaceutical industrial complex for the management of your own mental health:
The use of psychotropic medicines is rising rapidly in our society because people have been convinced that mental states are similar to diseases, while the truth about natural mental health has been obfuscated by corporate media and a for-profit medical establishment. If you're taking psychotropic medications, then you are under one of the most potent forms of mind control available. Part of this control is to convince you that you have no authority over your own mind. This is perhaps the matrix’s most terrible lie, and by willingly taking these psychotropic medications you are conforming to the worst kind of slavery, and inhibiting your natural mental and emotional responses to the life stressors that are signaling to you that you need to change your behavior and habits.

12. You haven't yet stopped watching your local & national news programs:
The mainstream 'news' media is a tool of control and manipulation, and by continuing to support their ideas and worldviews by giving them your attention you are volunteering to be a slave to this not-so-subtle form of mental programming. Even the local news is scripted at the national level by agents of the handful of corporations tasked with shaping our opinions of events.

13. You're more concerned with televised sports or other mindless distractions than you are with the quality of your natural environment:
The Deepwater Horizon, Alberta Tar Sands, The Abolishment of the Great Barrier Reef, the rise of Fracking, the sacrifice of the Amazon, and Fukushima are all life-changing events that will severely impact the future on planet earth. To be unconcerned with all of this while tuning into a never ending stream of sports trivia and inconsequential distraction-based living is a sign that your sense of self-preservation has been stolen and replaced with an impulsive tendency for triviality and escapism.

14. You're skeptical of any area of life that hasn't been ‘proven’ or validated by modern science: 
The very essence of 'science' is the inquiry into the unknown, implying that until science can grasp something, it is inexplicable. By discrediting or ridiculing experiences that other people have, yet evading scientific understanding, like near-death experiences, acupuncture, or the life-changing effects of Ayahuasca, then you are slavishly reducing your understanding of the world to a narrow range of possibilities. The matrix is made possible by efforts of volunteer gatekeepers who are unwilling to think outside of the box.

15. You've never questioned the indoctrination versions of ancient history and the origins of our civilization:
There are many unanswered questions about the origins of the human race that point to a different version of human history than what is taught in school. Read 20 history questions they refuse to answer in school to discover some of the many ways in which our history has been hijacked. By never questioning what we've been told about our origin we are acquiescing to many of the imposed belief systems and narrow-banded views of human potential that the matrix promotes.

16. You haven't yet realized that you are a spiritual being living a human experience: 
If you can relate to any of the items on this list, then the matrix has you, and it is now your duty to engage more deeply in your liberation.

If you'd like to add to or object to anything on this list, then please do so in the comments section below, and be sure to share this with your friends.

Activist Post, Wikipedia, Waking Times


  1. Hard truths to swallow, when the world is telling us what normal behavior is. Don't be afraid to step away from the pack for a moment. Re-evaluate then elevate.

  2. I have been in the real matrix, in other words what goes on behind closed doors. My path into the matrix was straight forward. If i publish what i found, the feds would be after me. And my friends and family would think ive lost the plot. My advice would be dont dig, people go missing and people get murdered. And once you find the truth everyone thinks your crazy anyway apart from the cia, the feds and others who are in the matrix.

  3. Thank you for the great article!

    There are these points missing:

    - you are dependent on eating denatured foods

    - you are eating GMO foods

    - you are unknowingly being sprayed with chemicals from the sky

    - you are being fried with WIFI from towers, appliances and 'smart' electricity meters

    - you believe that the government-promoted vaccine / child poisoning programme has something to do with disease prevention

  4. watching mainstream news & TV (channel 10, 7, 9 etc.) is necessary in my opinion as they provide an indicator of how far down the toilet we are which is necessary to gauge your stage of preparing. Basically there are 4 to 6 commercials: food, insurance, vehicles, sex, tech, investment. Good to watch occasionally to get an idea of what's going on inside the minds of zombies, when s### hits the fan, which it looks like it will soon, it's good to know that the population will be killing each other over digits and fake money. thats when i'll be running to my safety house. Bullet and bomb proof with enough food, oxygen and power to last 12 months. everyone can keep their credit cards, ill stay alive thanks ;-)


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