• Is Data Our New False Religion? July 3, 2020 2:24 pm
    By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Here’s how every modern con starts: let’s look at the data. Every modern con starts with an earnest appeal to look at the data because the con artist has assembled the data to grease the slides … Continue reading →
  • Americans Have Already Skipped Payments On More Than 100 Million Loans, And Job Losses Continue To Escalate July 2, 2020 2:58 pm
    By Michael Snyder Source: Economic Collapse Blog Those that have been hoping for some sort of a “V-shaped recovery” have had their hopes completely dashed.  U.S. workers continue to lose jobs at a staggering rate, and economic activity continues to … Continue reading →
  • Russiagate’s Last Gasp July 1, 2020 2:42 pm
    By Ray McGovern Source: Consortium News On Friday The New York Times featured a report based on anonymous intelligence officials that the Russians were paying bounties to have U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan with President Donald Trump refusing to do anything about … Continue reading →
  • Two for Tuesday June 30, 2020 4:32 pm
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  • Project Venezuela: Right-wing activists push Wikipedia to blacklist MintPress, other alternative media June 30, 2020 3:03 pm
    A group of right-wing Venezuelans has managed to ban the use of a range of alternative media outlets covering Venezuela, including MintPress News. By Alan MacLeod Source: Intrepid Report Still unable to convince a sufficient number of their countryfolk to … Continue reading →
  • Meet BlackRock, the New Great Vampire Squid June 29, 2020 2:36 pm
    By Ellen Brown Source: Web of Debt BlackRock is a global financial giant with customers in 100 countries and its tentacles in major asset classes all over the world; and it now manages the spigots to trillions of bailout dollars … Continue reading →
  • Trust No One June 28, 2020 3:18 pm
    By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg The title of today’s post is not meant to be taken literally. I trust plenty of people. I trust friends who’ve demonstrated their trustworthiness over the years. I trust my family. Having people in … Continue reading →
  • Saturday Matinee: The Monkey King June 27, 2020 2:58 pm
    “The Monkey King” (2014) is a Hong Kong/Chinese fantasy film directed by Cheang Pou-soi and based on an episode of Journey to the West, a Chinese literary classic written in the Ming Dynasty by Wu Cheng’en. The film focuses on … Continue reading →
  • The financialization of the end of the world June 26, 2020 2:25 pm
    By Kurt Cobb Source: resilience For those who are fans of cartoons from The New Yorker magazine and consistent readers of this blog, you might be able to guess my two favorite cartoons. In the first one, a man in a coat and … Continue reading →
  • Globalists Reveal That The “Great Economic Reset” Is Coming In 2021 June 25, 2020 2:20 pm
    By Brandon Smith Source: For those not familiar with the phrase “global economic reset”, it is one that has been used ever increasingly by elitists in the central banking world for several years. I first heard it referenced by Christine … Continue reading →