Countdown to “Full Spectrum Dominance”

by TJ Coles Axis of Logic edited by O Society May 5, 2019 The US is formally committed to dominating the world by the year 2020. With President Trump’s new Space Directive-4, the production of laser-armed fighter jets as possible precursors to space weapons, and the possibility of nuclear warheads being put into orbit, the … Continue reading Countdown to “Full Spectrum Dominance”

Judgement Day: Our Digital Dystopia

by Tim Duff Tonka Bay, Minnesota May 5, 2019 edited by O Society Joe was standing before St. Peter at the gate. St. Peter asked him, “What have you done for the good of humankind?” “I’ve made people rich,” Joe responded, “wealthy beyond their wildest dreams. I helped them buy expensive cars, homes around the world, … Continue reading Judgement Day: Our Digital Dystopia

Surveillance Capitalism Is Destroying Our Freedom and Our Intimacy

Surveillance capitalism is doing to human nature what industrial capitalism has done to our planet. LAUREN WALKER / TRUTHOUT by Eve Ottenberg Truthout edited by O Society April 12, 2019 For Google, Facebook, Twitter and their ilk, ad revenues are sacred. As Shoshana Zuboff observes in her new book, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism, users are not tech companies’ … Continue reading Surveillance Capitalism Is Destroying Our Freedom and Our Intimacy

How Big Tech Built the Iron Cage

Shoshana Zuboff’s “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism” explains how Big Tech came to dominate our lives. written by Alex Ross  New Yorker edited by O Society April 9, 2019 A decade ago, the residents of the English village of Broughton, in Buckinghamshire, formed a human chain to block an intruder. A car with a camera … Continue reading How Big Tech Built the Iron Cage

Psychiatry’s Incurable Hubris

The biology of mental illness is still a mystery, but practitioners don’t want to admit it. by Gary Greenburg Atlantic edited by O Society April 8, 2019 JULIEN PACAUD Mind Fixers: Psychiatry's Troubled Search for the Biology of Mental Illness BY ANNE HARRINGTON NORTON   In 1886, Clark Bell, the editor of the journal of the … Continue reading Psychiatry’s Incurable Hubris

U.S. Admits It Cannot Attack Venezuela – Confirmed S-300 Anti-Air Systems

by Joaquin Flores Global Research edited by O Society April, 8, 2019   The U.S State Department special operator for Venezuela, Elliot Abrams, has revealed that Venezuela is already in possession numerous highly effective S-300 (Antey 2500 version) systems. This makes a military campaign against Venezuela highly unlikely, given the high-importance of air-cover for any boots … Continue reading U.S. Admits It Cannot Attack Venezuela – Confirmed S-300 Anti-Air Systems