Beck: To Forge The Cannibal Pot
It's all about gaining control over peoples' live by force. It's not like an ordinary robber or extortionist stepping up to you and putting it to you right then and there to submit or fight.
No, this is to to lay upon people chains made of concepts, only at the very bottom of which lies the final resort of "law", with its nonetheless murderous power to make you not-your-own in ways that most never imagine, let alone see.
And the pace of this thing is picking up.