Tag Archives: Government

On Censorship and Disinformation

By W.J. Astore Source: Bracing Views The best way to combat disinformation is with more and better information.  Censorship isn’t the answer. The Biden administration has reached a different conclusion, creating a “Disinformation Governance Board” under the Department of Homeland Security. … Continue reading

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Thralldom and Its Uses

By James Howard Kunstler Source: Kunstler.com Spring is always convulsive, with new things heaving into life. Under every dead leaf, something stirs and seeks light, the old must make way for the new, and to some degree the earth is … Continue reading

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New York Times — a Bastion of Censorship and Corruption — Warns ‘America Has a Free Speech Problem’

The New York Times editorial board recently opined that Americans are losing “the right to speak their minds and voice their opinions,” yet this same newspaper refused to review, or even publish an advertisement for, RFK, Jr.’s runaway bestseller, “The … Continue reading

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THE ANTI-STATIST: A REBEL FOR OUR TIMES

By Gary Z McGee Source: Waking Times “One man who stopped lying could bring down a tyranny.” ~Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn All flag worshipers have the same unhealthy religion: statism. Flag worship is a nationalist’s false idol. It doesn’t matter if you’re … Continue reading

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The Future Is Here: Dystopian Movies Fit for a Dystopian World

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “The Internet is watching us now. If they want to. They can see what sites you visit. In the future, television will be watching us, and customizing itself to what it knows … Continue reading

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How Empires Die

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds From a systems perspective, nation-states and empires arise when they are superior solutions to security compared to whatever arrangement they replace: feudalism, warlords, tribal confederations, etc. States and empires fail when they are … Continue reading

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Politics Is Dead, Here’s What Killed It

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Representational democracy–a.k.a. politics as a solution to social and economic problems–has passed away. It did not die a natural death. Politics developed a cancer very early in life (circa the early 1800s), caused by … Continue reading

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Totalitarian Paranoia Run Amok: Pandemics, Lockdowns & Martial Law

By John W. Whitehead & Nisha Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “Totalitarian paranoia runs deep in American society, and it now inhabits the highest levels of government.”—Professor Henry Giroux Once upon a time, there was a government so paranoid about … Continue reading

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