We have all heard the quote, "Follow the Money," not sure where or who first admonished this paraphrase, but to be sure, there is a great deal of truth in the words.
Money is power; power is control. Dictators have used this from the beginning of time. Keep the populace poor, furnish their basic needs, you have control of their votes.
Living in the United States gives us a huge advantage as our constitution allows us to live in a capitalistic society. However, as great as we are, some individuals and groups would like to change this wonderful system and replace it with socialism. It sounds good to some, especially to naïve millennials, but socialism has failed everywhere it has been tried.
This story takes place from the early 1980s to current events. Read along as if a fly on the wall to the private conversations one might hear between those with power and those who desire to take it away. Ascertain why common sense is absent when the need to control becomes more important than life itself. Discover how one group of very influential individuals attempts to control the highest office in the United States, "The Presidency." Learn about Hammond Trekker and how he became a rock star politician. The actions in this story are not so far-fetched that they couldn't occur in society in the near future. You need to ask yourself, are they taking place today?