True History, Then And Now - Part 1
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True History, Then And Now  -  Part 1

Robert Clive, this guy was a small time crook. After getting caught with his pants down he became the Hero of an Empire, apparently fighting battles against terrible odds for god, king and country. This is what get’s taught in school. The truth is that in England he was an extortionist who had a racket pressuring money out of local shopkeepers for protection. Upon being exported to India he got a job as a Clerk and lived the life of a fornicating, hard drinking, bachelor/ opium smoker (opium overdose was his eventual cause of death). Catching the scent of plunder and corruption, our courageous heroin addict decided to get involved in the “struggle for India”. Clive (who was not employed by the army) took a handful of men and stormed a palace left unattended while its defenders were off fighting the British. What had started out as a looting party gained a little more attention than he was hopping for and by a bizarre twist of fate Robert Clive had won the day for England. India was suddenly threatened by a strong British influence instead of a quaint merchant irritation to be put up with.

The Indians took offense and attacked the British settlement at Calcutta. Most of the occupants made it out but the 100 remaining were imprisoned in a 20 foot cell. This is where the line “black hole of Calcutta” comes from. The British were indignant claiming that a regime who could do such a thing was cruel and were not worthy of governing dadadada. The stories of the Black Hole of Calcutta were blown out of all proportion offering an excuse to make war with the Indian people. (red herring)

Once more our hard drinking, hard fighting, heroin addict friend General Robert Clive headed north this time in British navy ships and this time he was actually enlisted which meant legal looting! He recaptured Calcutta and pursued Indians up river. In a cowardly maneuver, Clive coerced the second in command to the opposition to have his troops disappear at the moment supreme for which he would receive the title Governor when the battle was won. Sure enough at the point of battle the soldiers took off and Clive, having his very own tame Governor, got him to open the treasury removing a personal fee of a quarter of a million pounds “reward”. Of course Clive double crossed the new Governor who was replaced shortly after, losing everything. Clive became Governor of Bengal. Governor Baron General Clive of Plassey when later questioned about his massive plunder was quoted to have said:

“An opulent city lay at my mercy, vaults were thrown open to me alone, piled on either hand with gold and jewels. At this moment I stand astonished at my own moderation.”

At the pinnacle of his dubious carrier, England was becoming suspicious. The Baron had been charging the British East India Trading Company and plundering India at the same time. Slippery as ever Clive stayed one step ahead of the game turning Bengal into a money making machine for the Company with land taxes. Now India could pay for the privilege of farming their own lands as slaves for the British and their crops. The Indian middle men were screwed by the government and the middle men screwed the people. A tax pyramid was created which killed 25% of the population. Skeletons walked the streets then lay down in them to die while the British aristocracy wined, dined and shipped off the crops and wealth. Millions died. END PART 1- part of Aquarius Agenda.

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