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?”

Yemen is Absolutely Beautiful, and So Sad.

. . What image comes to mind when you think of Yemen ? I always thought of Yemen as a dusty place, with many goat herders, and maybe, not very advanced. I don’t know why I thought that. Well, there was that one episode of “Friends” where Chandler was so desparate to escape from his (ex)Continue reading “Yemen is Absolutely Beautiful, and So Sad.”

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”

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”

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”

The USA Topples Even The Most Loyal & Democratic Governments

http://johnpilger.com/articles/the-cia-coup-against-the-most-loyal-ally-is-history-s-warning-in-2020 https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/oct/23/gough-whitlam-1975-coup-ended-australian-independence (Abridged and enlarged from articles by John Pilger) Australia briefly followed an independent foreign policy between 1972-75 under Labour Prime Minister Gough Whitlam. Whitlam was elected as the leader of the sovereign western nation of Australia and he believed that a foreign power, even those such as Australia’s historic allies such as theContinue reading “The USA Topples Even The Most Loyal & Democratic Governments”

Is Media Propaganda Effective? You Bet IT IS!

. If the western media is as bad as some people say with regards to brainwashing whole populations around the world, either in support of, or in turning us against certain groups, topics or issues, then can we see this happening in real life? For example, is a constant association of Islam with violence effectiveContinue reading “Is Media Propaganda Effective? You Bet IT IS!”

More American Parents are Buying Bullet-proof Backpacks for Kids

Is this headline the poster child of a failed state or what? Children wearing bullet proof back packs to school? How irresponsible are those parents ? Do they also buy a bullet proof vest for their children’s frontal regions or do they coldly ignore this risk and send them off to school nakedly exposed toContinue reading “More American Parents are Buying Bullet-proof Backpacks for Kids”

This is Why Your Struggle is Invisible

Do your figures add up? No? Here is why. Credit Suisse (a major global bank based in Switzerland) issues an annual Global Wealth Survey which runs to 165 pages more or less. The report from 2013 is a rare find indeed !  It contains information rarely, if ever, circulated by media, financial institutions, governments, aid agencies etc….that is,Continue reading “This is Why Your Struggle is Invisible”

President Biden ISN’T ACTUALLY ENDING AMERICA’S PRESENCE IN AFGHANISTAN.

Just Privatizing It. https://thegrayzone.com/2021/04/16/biden-afghanistan-war-privatizing-contractors/ US Troops in Afghanistan . Over 18,000 Pentagon “contractors” (meaning private mercenary soldiers) will remain in Afghanistan, while official US troops number 2,500. Joe Biden will withdraw this smaller group of soldiers while leaving behind US Special Forces, mercenaries, and intelligence operatives — privatizing and downscaling the war, but not endingContinue reading “President Biden ISN’T ACTUALLY ENDING AMERICA’S PRESENCE IN AFGHANISTAN.”

Is China Spying – It’s the USA That Often Gets Caught!

. . Formal apologies from the Whitehouse abond as America gets caught over again spying even on its closest friends and allies. … The list of foreign countries, foreign leaders and international organizations that the United States has been caught spying on continues to grow. With friends like America, who needs to worry about RussiaContinue reading “Is China Spying – It’s the USA That Often Gets Caught!”

US President Sanders’ Second Term

“President Sanders today announces new bill to Congress to limit war making powers of the United States.” WOW – if only this were true. Bernie Sanders IS WORKING on this new just announced bill, but just as a Senator, not the President. The United States and the world should be enjoying the second term ofContinue reading “US President Sanders’ Second Term”

The BIG Hiroshima Lie

“ATOM BOMBS WERE NOT NECESSARY TO END THE PACIFIC WAR in 1945.” AMERICAN STRATEGIC BOMBING COMMAND & SENIOR US MILITARY FIGURES Six months prior to the 1945 use of their nuclear weapons on the civilian cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the American military under General Curtis LeMay had completed a major strategic incendiary bombing campaign,Continue reading “The BIG Hiroshima Lie”

French Colonial Horrors in Algeria

Western Wars and Persecution Usually Go Unnoticed https://www.france24.com/en/20120316-commemorations-mark-end-algerian-war-independence-france-evian-accords I recently watched a documentary about the 8 years long Algerian War of Independence against France, lasting from 1954-1962. I had no clue just how vicious and violent and devastating this conflict was. France officially claims the dead numbered “only” about 500,000. Algeria claims 1.5 – 3.0 millionContinue reading “French Colonial Horrors in Algeria”

Inequality – Is It Sustainable?

. . There are hundreds of charts like the one above, or something similar, floating around. They sometimes look different – some are circular charts, some are graphs, some are lines like this one. Some tell the story of wealth, some use income. But they ALL tell the same story – the rich are gettingContinue reading “Inequality – Is It Sustainable?”

President Obama: The “Power-Grabber-in Chief?”

. “Obama White House gives Dept of Homeland Security control of all American communication systems.” RT America | 13 Jul, 2012 16:44 | https://www.rt.com/usa/white-house-systems-order-142/ President Obama’s Executive Order 142 allows the US government’s Dept of Homeland Security (DHS) to establish control over even the privately owned communication systems in the country, including Internet Service ProvidersContinue reading “President Obama: The “Power-Grabber-in Chief?””

No, Things Were NOT “Always Like That.”

False Arguments Often Used to Justify Not Dealing with Today’s Issues. Things were often known to be wrong in the past. The Argument often heard today when discussing difficult issues of rascism and bigotry goes something like, “Oh well, it’s always been like that” or “That is just how they used to think back then”Continue reading “No, Things Were NOT “Always Like That.””

British Politician Speaks of Osama bin Laden Training Muslims In Xinjiang, China

George Galloway is a former MP in the British parliament, former member of the UK Labour Party and former Leader of the Respect Party, which he founded, and was re-elected to parliament from this platform. His vast knowledge, integrity and brillant oratory skills are well known and widely respected. In this short clip below, MrContinue reading “British Politician Speaks of Osama bin Laden Training Muslims In Xinjiang, China”

American Military uses More Fuel per day than most Countries!

… I guess when you have got over 700 military bases around the world, that takes alot of jets, tanks and ships to move around and shoot at stuff…. 48 millions litres worth every day ! Not many independent nations use more than that. This provides a little perspective on the domination of the worldContinue reading “American Military uses More Fuel per day than most Countries!”