This editorial cartoon reflects historical view points of The JC Organization.
Not all, but most, plantations were exploitative conglomerates that manipulated published works to skew public opinion and to mislead public opinion for the sake of profitability. And by thus, harming humanity, including conservatives that were not conglomerates.
The lesser Conservative were guilty for looking the other way, much in the same vein that a that a cop that sees corruption and looks the other way is a corrupt cop too.
Research suggested that the lesser conservatives did not have the lobbying power and went with the flow as to not cause disruption of their already precarious position. Nevertheless, the lesser conservative was systematically being primed for exploitation themselves.