All of these things were designed then promoted in your high school civics class to program a set of pre-approved, harmless avenues of action for those who become disaffected.
They want you to engage in civil Disobedience, voting, writing your congressman, debate, etc. rather than take effective political action.
That effective political action is building. They know that. The last thing they want you to do is to ignore them and build something.
Have you built that side hustle yet? When you have multiple sources of income that aren’t controlled by the corpocracy, you have an effective shield. You better build that side hustle PureBlood, you’re going to need a new main hustle soon, your side hustle may be your only option.