Ross Kemp, UK TV Star – “Why is the World Ignoring the Libyan Slave Trade?”

Slave Trade Only Came After the West Overthrew Gadaffi’s Government . https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/20/migrant-slave-trade-libya-europe Ross Kemp, the well known British actor visited Libya to see the destruction that his own country had caused in Libya for himself. He comments, “What I saw there is nothing short of a modern-day slave trade, with migrants treated as commodities….women toldContinue reading “Ross Kemp, UK TV Star – “Why is the World Ignoring the Libyan Slave Trade?””

Our “Rights” Only Extend So Far – Right?

. . I saw an American man recently who was hospitalized from Covid 19. He was recovering from his symptoms in a hospital bed and will supposedly make a full recovery. This man was very independently minded and insisted it was his right to refuse a Covid vaccine – which he had. Fair enough IContinue reading “Our “Rights” Only Extend So Far – Right?”

The Third Time Iran was Invaded – & The MOST DEADLY Yet.

The oldest Iranians alive today would still remember voting for their country’s original “supreme leader” – their democratically elected Prime Minister – back in the 1950s. Iran’s democracy and the Iranian people’s right to elect their leader in free and fair democratic elections was taken away at gunpoint by the USA/UK coup in 1953, organizedContinue reading “The Third Time Iran was Invaded – & The MOST DEADLY Yet.”

My Life in Asia

. Many years back when I thought politics and political parties had some relevence to everyday life, one of the policies that I always thought would be hugely beneficial for our small nation would have been for government to invest in their people by paying for young New Zealanders to travel overseas for maybe 6Continue reading “My Life in Asia”

Are We All Addicted?

. . Many years ago I knew an old lady who my sister used to board with. She was in her seventies perhaps, quite devoted to her christian religion and had never married. The house where they lived was near to the university I was studying at and so sometimes I went there to shareContinue reading “Are We All Addicted?”

Is Afghanistan The Latest (Really) BIG Media Lie?

99% of Afghans Support Sharia Law Since the Taliban gained control over Afghanistan, it is being widely reported in the west that the group has started imposing strict Sharia law in the country, supposedly terrorising the long suffering population in the process. However, there seems to be much less to this “alarming” headline than whatContinue reading “Is Afghanistan The Latest (Really) BIG Media Lie?”

China Graduates 1 Million Science Students Annually. US State Removes Basic Skills Required.

. https://www.rt.com/usa/531648-oregon-governor-signs-bill/ Oregon Governor signs bill removing reading, writing, & maths requirements for high school kids for 5 years. Oregonian Media . China’s universities graduate over 1 million students annually in the sciences, engineering and mathematics. What are these brilliant young people contributing to their country? I think if you look around, you will see.Continue reading “China Graduates 1 Million Science Students Annually. US State Removes Basic Skills Required.”

The Two Law Changes That Destroyed America’s Media: Part 2

. . Part 2 – The 1996 Telecommuncations Act. In Part 1 we saw how in 1989 President Reagan initiated substantial change in the American media market by repealing what was colloquially called, “The Fairness Doctrine.” This was a legal requirement that media organizations had to show both sides of an issue and not beContinue reading “The Two Law Changes That Destroyed America’s Media: Part 2”

Why Is China Treated Differently in the Western Media?

Please read on…. Human rights abuses have been an ongoing issue for the government of this asian giant. The abuses range from mass killings, enforced disappearances, torture, rape and sexual abuse to political repression. The Army, the Police Force and Border Security Personnel have all been accused of committing severe human rights abuses against local civilians. Human rights groups sayContinue reading “Why Is China Treated Differently in the Western Media?”

The Deadly “Spanish” Flu Started in America.

Another story from the mainstream media hall of shame… . . What is known to be one of most devastating pandemics in history – The Great Spanish Flu of the early 20th Century – had nothing to do with Spain at all. It is just another example – like the Iran Contra scandal that hadContinue reading “The Deadly “Spanish” Flu Started in America.”

Words Have No Meaning Anymore

. If you’re old enough, you will remember that the one book everyone had in the house was a dictionary. If you didn’t know the meaning or context of a word, you looked it up in the dictionary. Flash homes even had a book called a “Thesaurus”, which was like a dictionary but it wasContinue reading “Words Have No Meaning Anymore”

Iran’s Recent History: 1979 Revolution – Their Second

The memories of the great Iranian Constitutional Revolution of 1896 – and the democracy and liberties which sprang from it – never really died amongst Iran’s people, even after their Democratic Constitution of 1906 was secretly destroyed by the United States and Britain in 1953 (see an earlier post). By the 1970s, “people power” inContinue reading “Iran’s Recent History: 1979 Revolution – Their Second”

The Two Law Changes That Destroyed America’s Media – Part 1

. Part 1 – Repeal of The Fairness Doctrine The “fairness doctrine” of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC), introduced in 1949, was a policy that required the holders of television and radio broadcast licenses to present controversial issues of public importance and to do so in a manner that was honest, equitable, and balanced. The fairness doctrine hadContinue reading “The Two Law Changes That Destroyed America’s Media – Part 1”

Is Mr Blinken the Dumbest Yet? Or Maybe Just the Most Arrogant?

. . https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/us-demands-immediate-release-of-canadian-jailed-by-china “American Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken demands China release Canadian Businessman Convicted of Spying” Danny just heard the news about Mr Blinken’s demands….but this is all far from funny. . So, let us just get this straight. Sorry, this is going to be a long sentence….but here goes, The Government of theContinue reading “Is Mr Blinken the Dumbest Yet? Or Maybe Just the Most Arrogant?”

Mainstream Media Bias… Behind the Curtains

. . https://fair.org/uncategorized/jailing-of-a-british-blogger-should-worry-journalists-on-both-sides-of-the-atlantic/ “3 Reasons Why the Arrest of a Journalist by Belarus is Troubling” So says the NPR headline above from the 25th May, 2021. Other western mainstream media giants like the New York Times, Associated Press (AP) and the Wall St Journal (WSJ) followed suit, zeroing in on the case of a BelarusContinue reading “Mainstream Media Bias… Behind the Curtains”

UK Labour Party Changed its Leader in 2020 (anything else?)

Former UK Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn was a long time open supporter of the Palestinian people and their right to a state. At his final party conference as leader in 2019, the hall filled with Palestinian flags and speakers, indicating that there were many Labour party members with similar views. + https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-45634379 Labour PartyContinue reading “UK Labour Party Changed its Leader in 2020 (anything else?)”

Democracy Explained… Properly. By Science.

. Freeing myself from the hold of the mainstream media was personal journey of about a decade. It even involved the discovery of new scientific laws as well as the application of some traditional ones. Two of Sir Issac Newton’s laws of motion are very useful when determining why so many people are blind toContinue reading “Democracy Explained… Properly. By Science.”

Dr Fauci’s Wuhan Virus Lab Funding

In June 2021 the Chinese government publicly commented that Washington had better tread “very carefully” when discussing the origins of the Covid 19 virus. It was the sort of statement that immediately got my attention for it seemed to be presented in the type of code language governments use when they want to send out an unmistakeable message, withoutContinue reading “Dr Fauci’s Wuhan Virus Lab Funding”

There’s NO WAR in Palestine

Is this a “war”?  There is NO war in Palestine.14-year-old Palestinian boy Faris Odeh (right) is about to be shot dead by Israeli troops because he was throwing stones at an Israeli tank in November 2000.  After this incident 21 years ago, the shock and disgust from around the world soon dissipated (as it always does) and Israel went back to illegallyContinue reading “There’s NO WAR in Palestine”

Human Rights Abuses in America Today – The Shame of the Homeless

America is really good at making things bigger. Take wealth and homelessness. Both have increased significantly in recent decades — a stark illustration of the great power and the great inequalities inherent in modern day America. Let’s focus on homelessness. I think the world has had enough of talking about billionaires. A count in 2017Continue reading “Human Rights Abuses in America Today – The Shame of the Homeless”