Pussy John Bolton and His Codpiece Mustache: Examining the Freak Show

I Am the Walrus by the Beatles.   by Fred Reed Fred On Everything Feb 8, 2019 American government has become a collection of sordid and dangerous clowns. It was not always thus. Until Bush II, those governing were never lunatics. Eisenhower, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Obama, Clinton had their defects, were sometimes corrupt, and could be … Continue reading Pussy John Bolton and His Codpiece Mustache: Examining the Freak Show

The Most Dangerous Weapon Ever Rolls Off the Nuclear Assembly Line

Read or download the new Congressional Research as PDF here: Nonstrategic Nuclear Weapons Doomsday Redux It's so dangerous precisely because it is intended to be used on the battlefield. By James Carroll TomDispatch Feb 12, 2019 W76 "Low Yield" Trident Warhead Last month, the National Nuclear Security Administration (formerly the Atomic Energy Commission) announced that the first … Continue reading The Most Dangerous Weapon Ever Rolls Off the Nuclear Assembly Line

Leaked Wikileaks US Military Coup Manual Reveals Use of IMF & World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons

View or Download Army Special Operations Forces Unconventional Warfare FM 3-05.130 as PDF here This “U.S. coup manual,” recently highlighted by WikiLeaks, serves as a reminder  the so-called “independence” of such financial institutions as The World Bank and IMF is an illusion and they are among the many “financial weapons” regularly used by the U.S. government to bend … Continue reading Leaked Wikileaks US Military Coup Manual Reveals Use of IMF & World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons

The Problem Is Not “Fake News.” It’s the Constant Noise Drowning Out the News.

William Rivers Pitt Truthout Feb 9, 2018 I put my head in a blender quite completely by accident on Thursday morning, and I’m still trying to get my legs back under me. It started just after 6:00 a.m. when I made the enormous unforced error of turning on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.” Co-host Joe Scarborough and Washington Post … Continue reading The Problem Is Not “Fake News.” It’s the Constant Noise Drowning Out the News.

How To Understand The Difference Between Fact And Narrative

by Cailin Johnstone Feb 4, 2019 A politician can run a flawless campaign, say all the right things from a place of authenticity, hold wildly popular positions and an impeccable public record, but if they say things which upset the powerful, the narrative can be reshaped to paint them as crazy, incompetent, unelectable, treasonous, or … Continue reading How To Understand The Difference Between Fact And Narrative

This is why evangelicals love Trump’s Israel policy

Sean Illing  interviews Elizabeth Oldmixon  VOX May 14, 2018 Orthodox Christian pilgrims hold wooden crosses as they take part in the Good Friday procession along the Via Dolorosa on April 18, 2014, in Jerusalem's old city, Israel. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images The US officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Monda when a new American embassy … Continue reading This is why evangelicals love Trump’s Israel policy

The Panopticon Perplex – Waking up Watched and Behaviorally Modified in Surveillance Society

https://youtu.be/OMOGaugKpzs Every breath you take Every move you make Every bond you break Every step you take Every single day Every word you say I'll be watching you. ~ The Police by James Heddle Ecological Options Network Reader Supported News Feb 8, 2019 Digital Domination Back in the 1780’s British social theorist Jeremy Bentham and his entrepreneur … Continue reading The Panopticon Perplex – Waking up Watched and Behaviorally Modified in Surveillance Society