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  • Why Does It Feel Like We’re in “Life During Wartime”? August 3, 2020 3:14 pm
    By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds The laughably hopeless hope is that by propping up the corpses, the populace will discern some faint flicker of life in the decaying carcasses and return to their free-spending ways. Call it cultural … Continue reading →
  • Why We Need Dystopian Fiction Now More Than Ever August 2, 2020 2:42 pm
    By August Cole and P.W. Singer Source: Slate It hits you every so often. When you when you tug on a face mask to go pick up food for your family. When you witness the powerless suffer casual violence by … Continue reading →
  • Saturday Matinee: Ro.Go.Pa.G. August 1, 2020 2:50 pm
    Notes by Filmogs 4 short films by a quartet of directors. 1) Rosselini’s Illibatezza deals with an attractive air hostess who receives the unwelcome attentions of a middle aged American. 2) Godard’s Il Nuovo Mondo illustrates a post-apocalyptic world the same as the pre-apocalyptic … Continue reading →
  • Twitter QAnon Purge Gives Bigger Monopoly to Corporate Media July 31, 2020 2:38 pm
    By Tony Cartalucci Source: Land Destroyer News outlets like CNN reported on Twitter’s move to purge the QAnon movement from its platform. Articles like, “Twitter cracks down on QAnon accounts,” would claim Twitter fears QAnon’s rhetoric online could eventually lead … Continue reading →
  • A Bigger Picture July 30, 2020 2:34 pm
    By James Howard Kunstler Source: Kunstler.com The Covid-19 virus itself didn’t run the United States into a ditch but it exposed the weakness and rot in the nation’s drive-train, and now all of us passengers on that disabled bus must … Continue reading →
  • THE ONLY OBSTACLE TO A HEALTHY WORLD IS GOVERNMENT SECRECY AND PROPAGANDA July 29, 2020 3:05 pm
    By Caitlin Johnstone Source: Waking Times If people in power were no longer able to hide secrets and spin lies about what’s going on in the world, all of our major problems would come to an end. Because secretive and … Continue reading →
  • Two for Tuesday July 28, 2020 3:40 pm
    Alais Clay
  • This Is a Financial Extinction Event July 28, 2020 2:22 pm
    By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds The lower reaches of the financial food chain are already dying, and every entity that depended on that layer is doomed. Though under pressure from climate change, the dinosaurs were still dominant … Continue reading →
  • Masked, Homeless, and Desolate July 27, 2020 2:50 pm
    By Edward Curtin Source: Off-Guardian Personality is persona, a mask…The mask is magic…Larva means mask; or ghost…it also means mad, a case of demoniacal possession.” Norman O. Brown, Love’s Body Walk the streets in the United States and many countries … Continue reading →
  • QUESTIONS OF OUR TIME – A TIME FOR PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY? July 26, 2020 2:29 pm
    By Kingsley L. Dennis Source: Waking Times A Time for Personal Responsibility? ‘The individual has to live in humanity as well as humanity in the individual’ Sri Aurobindo In the gnostic Gospel of Thomas, it is written that Jesus pronounced: … Continue reading →