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NodeTools Intro: Tech Nation Visa As Loophole In UK's Immigration System, Industrial Strategy Of Enslaving Population And 1-Year-Long Honest Development Work To Regenerate Node.JS Stack.
After having spent 10 years in the UK, starting from school, through 2 universities, and a London startup, I though I could quit my job and apply for the so-called "Tech Nation Visa". I was under the impression, that the visa is designed for young talented people, and I knew that my education in Computer Science and AI and Computer Security, work experience in the heart of London, my professional Senior Software Developer title, my software company Art Deco™, commitment to open source expressed in an entirely new testing framework, documentation tool and a number of NPM packages (66 in the application) with the evidence of constant progress would demonstrate my being fit to match the "Promise" criteria, where a person has to prove that they have the POTENTIAL to have an impact on the technology sector in the UK. I though that was an amazing opportunity and praised the UK for setting up such scheme.
What I discovered later, that the scheme is not for young talented people at all, it's entire purpose is to benefit venture capitalists in London spoon-fed by the corrupt government, and Tech Nation, pretending to be an endorsing body, freely lie about people's applications to the Home Office, knowing that there will be no consequences to them. They break all ethical and moral rules, as well as go against the European Legal Framework, including the GDPR and E-Commerce Directive not even remembering for a second that the UK is still a member state. Tech Nation Visa is not a representation of your status as a creative, smart person, it is a loophole in the UK's immigration system that is actively exploited by so-called accelerators such as Entrepreneur First and others, who receive 100% pass on Tech Nation Visas, so that money can be made by big mummies- and daddies-capitalists affiliated with the government. That is the reason why Tech Nation and its psychopathic Senior Managers, who have not even got a degree in Computer Science but want to exercise their power over young innocent candidates, is so fearless in writing unlawful, discriminating and insulting reviews regarding professional work pretending to be "experts".
Their way of conducting business is to abuse candidates, secure visa places for the venture-capital backed businesses in the "Silicon Roundabout" area of London, and reject everyone who has the POTENTIAL to disrupt their amoral ring-fenced business model of establishing links in government to seek quick exits, while exploiting population and those entrepreneurs who believed them when they promised "your own company". The term "talent", like for all other capitalist institutions, for Tech Nation means not a person's ability to think clearly, independently, generate and implement fresh innovative ideas, but the level of conformity the person will be able to show and the extent to which (s)he's been brainwashed into thinking that "technology" must always be vendor-capital backed, so that they can help Tech Nations' masters to achieve the aim of establishing technocratic dominance over population and subdue it to influences of people who don't even represent the interests of the UK. Tech Nation and its visa is not just an isolated case of Government not setting up proper mechanisms to control its immigration authorities (Tech Nation is a private company, btw), it's a symptom of social, spiritual and political decay of Great Britain who look at the US for inspiration of the "american way of living" that consists of raping the planet to accumulate money in the hands of the elite, and producing technocratic society that only benefits the few from the establishment, while others serve them without any humans rights.
Industrial strategy, is the Government's plan to subdue the population to technologic slavery out which there will be no way to get out once the strategy is complete: the introduction of 5G networks and total AIsation promise bright and rich future... For those who control all this technology, i.e., technocrats in power and their cronies capitalists. For example, the questions of 5G impact on human health is still open, it negatively affects other species such as birds, and can also interfere with weather forecasting which is especially important for warning systems. Traditional human interactions and values are being demolished as well, with people reading less and less and zombying themselves in front of screens, consuming content that was conveniently supplied to them by those who seek to control minds of masses.
With face-to-face human interactions and customary ways of living, loving and longing reduced to the minimum, people are getting more and more depressed and dissatisfied with their meaningless jobs, but the solution of the technological society emerged as the result of Industrial Strategy, is to offer drugs instead, with huge Unicorn corporations appearing to facilitate the "drug discovery" process. What is there to speak of suffering animals and other species that happen to have Earth as their home as well, when there are millions of displaced people while we are spending up to £1000 on gadgets with glossy screens. And finally the AI, with it's renewed pledge to extreme automation, is taking away standard human jobs like pharmacist and librarian, and is instead offering people jobs of service workers maintaining the grand technocratic machine called 2020 society. And it's not the main danger of AI that it evolves and converges at the unlimited IQ point, but that power will be concentrated in the hands of those, who control that AI, since we'll be so incapable of switching off the system that makes all these decisions for us, that we (you, the UK) will be enslaved with your own complicity exchanged for such cool technology as "5G" that gives you 1ms ping, turns its base stations' antennea in the direction of where you're walking, and delivers additional capacity by drones whenever needed. How did even people live without mobile phones just 30 years ago?
We can't run from future, but the real issue is that there no strong political power that is in charge: all of this is sold and implemented by people who only have their own interests in mind. They want to quickly enrich themselves, and when the troubles come, wash off their hands and never take the responsibility. For greedy capitalists and their monopoly of experts, it's not the question of class struggle, the ever so wide gap between rich and poor (rich and non-poor also), moderation as philosophy, and virtue of human values and obligations for those who are to live after us, but of how to effectively control the whole planet and subdue your own peoples and other nations. They call it "industrial strategy" and exploit this "vector of economic growth" before it's too late and they are kicked out of Westminster, which will happen very soon. The 2016 book, Parliament Limited, reveals just how much personal financial interest British politicians have when they come to "work". However, not everyone is willing to accept the promise of Industrial Strategy, and some labour MPs rightly have questioned its legitimacy over long-term:
In the end, we all will be waking up in the morning, taking the 10th generation of the anti-depressant pill "Soma-X" developed by iNHSX, eating drone-delivered breakfast and getting out of flat into a self-driving vehicle to drive us to work where we have to service the AI that is making decisions in its Ministries protected by secret police. OK maybe not next year, but the point is when I didn't get the visa, I thought that it was purely because of the dishonest manager who could not accept that the error in the decision was made by an expert, however now I realise, that I met my good old enemy, the technological society that seeks to reduce humans to mere cogs in the new industrial world order and take the freedom away and there was nothing for me to do there, i.e., it's a shame on my humanist soul to be named "Tech Nation Visa Holder". Finally, what I didn't get up until recently, is that the "error" in the "expert decision" was made intentionally by Tech Nation and the extent to which the UK is submerged in institutionalised corruption. I rejected the theory that the plot to deny me my right to live in the UK was purposefully weaved, because I just couldn't comprehend that the UK, one of the top nations in the world can fall so low. Now I have no doubt about it. Just like for Theresa May, the UK was "the country that I loved" and the country with the strongest values towards Engineering and education, but what it's become is just a disgrace to the decent civilised world — the country that breeds establishment and evil and is proud of it.
Only arrogant and corrupt Tech Nation allow themselves to call the Tier 1 (Exceptional Talent) visa by its shameful name, the Tech Nation Visa. For example, to receive the ET Visa in Engineering, you have to have a PhD and have a fellowship at a research institute. However, to get the Tech Nation Visa, apparently all you have to do is to have a "defensive" idea that you can apply with to the EF accelerator, pass a few interviews for their program with a 100-person capacity, and you're set: even if you don't go past the first 14-week long "Form" stage, you can still keep your 3-year-long visa. That's so unfair to every one else applying for ET visas in other areas, such as art or architecture, which are not dishonoured by venture capital. I'm saying this because I had a 10 minute interview with someone called Ali after applying for EF to see a chance to come back to the UK — and exactly the easiness with which she said "WE usually give it for 3 years" as an answer to my question about the visa, provoked me to investigate connection between TN and EF, and everyone else in the London's money-worshipping ecosystem. I obviously didn't get a place at EF, but that's not a problem, just as not having the Tech Nation Visa is a bliss of avoiding the curse of dirtying my name with such a title.
I applied to Tech Nation in July last year, waited a month, received a response with cruel error in it stating complete lies about my letters of recommendations being from the people from the same company when they weren't. I then requested the review, which was completed by the Senior Office Manager, who again lied about me in the "official" document returned to the Home Office. This material can be studied on my website. But not only did she lie, she purposefully offended me saying that I used frameworks to build my software, when I showed that I created a testing framework myself and incorporated it and other tools into other 60 packages that I published. That's ironic because one of the subjects I took for BSc at Sussex, was Web Computing, in which I received 97% (don't really know where the other 3 went unfortunately), and I actually had a row with one of the students on Facebook, who argued that we should have studied a framework, whereas I said that XSLT which we were taught, was awesome and at uni, you have to learn traditional values of Computer Science, whereas frameworks can be learnt in your own time. My application to TN was full of examples of my dedication to traditional Software Engineering methods and processes, such as documentation, testing, use of CLI (e.g., CLI domain registration tool) and metadata standard to protect IP.
Moreover, the guidance document from the Home Office, which I followed, made it clear, that the Promise visa is for young people who demonstrate the potential though their skills and achievements. My achievements were a degree from Sussex, a distinction degree from King's College London, my Senior Software Developer role and the evidence of how I am capable of building a technology stack, and founding Art Deco™. All of these things in their entirety were dismissed by Tech Nation, like not dismissed, but never even mentioned in the discriminatory review. For what purpose did I then pull all those all-nighters doing courseworks? And what for did I get trained as a Computer Science researcher, coming up with hypothesis, conducting experiments and critically evaluating results? And finally, why did my dad even pay 20 grand for my Masters, where I received 86% in subjects like European Law and did a project in Forensics with Met Police when Tech Nation does not even bother to acknowledge that? Tech Nation with their cult of capitalistic technology is a Complete Degradation of any human values. My effort to gain knowledge is what makes a man, not some dodgy community profile, the lack of which was used against me in their review. Such profile was an optional requirement that I didn't choose in the application, because I selected the "innovations in technology" instead of "community profile", and which I passed in the initial expert decision.
When I got rejected, I was angered by the arrogance with which Tech Nation treated me: even though I attached the link to my GitHub account, where all my coding skills could have been studied, the manager doing her job of lying about me to the Home Office, said that they couldn't see GitHub. I went into their office to say that look, there is a Github link. The receptionists at the co-working space had to almost literally kick me out of the building threatening to call the Police after I refused to leave before somebody from Tech Nation came down to speak to me, to which they said that Tech Nation told them they didn't want to see me. When I returned home, I knew what to do: I wanted to get the support of the community because I knew that when people see how a person showing dedication to making Open Source packages was treated (and told that he has no track record), they would actually stand up for me. Although I had a few projects at the time, I don't believe they would have helped me to gain enough attention. Now, almost a year on, I don't just have a few projects, I'm opening a new page in Node.JS development process, and this report is what I would have handed as the intermediate report of my Web Computing PhD year 2, if I were doing one. Year 3 would see my business plan and services implemented using the stack (called
NodeTools) I present here.
On this website, I'll try to explain my 1-year work in a coherent, almost chronologic manner. However, the material is not just about work, it's about experiences and thoughts that happened during this year. The series put together will illuminate most of the development process that I conducted over the year, but kept in the shadow until it all came together. Now I'm bringing it out for everyone's benefit and freedom. After completing the write-up it will be proved beyond doubt that I have done more good for the community and technology sector than ALL of Tech Nation Visa holders put together though the entire time that this unlawful visa existed, and that Tech Nation had no right to bring up the name of the community in their brazen act of lying.
I'll try to type everything up by the 18th of August, so please bear with me!
nodetoolsstack described above. How I once again stood up for your freedom against Google.TBA