Category 9/11

sci-fi-dystopia

Pop Quiz: Dystopian Sci-Fi Novel, or 2017 America?

War has raged worldwide since long before you were born. Recession has caused record levels of homelessness in city streets, and every day, more Americans come one small financial setback away from joining their ranks. Already, economists, bankers, politicians, and academics have begun pushing for a cashless society in order to monitor all spending and […]

Adapting To Polycentric Reality

One way to understand polycentrism is to draw a parallel with ecosystems. During polycentric times, the key to success is adaptability. In fact, it is the same story as with evolution. Size and overwhelming strength, if not managed and applied appropriately, can be a dangerous liability. It is a lesson we have learnt from the […]

Doublewood: Syria And World Order

Fetus Of A Universal War The current global situation is a live context to understanding Kissinger’s new book World Order. The events in the last decade leading to today’s crisis in the Middle East may well have prompted the writing of the book, or at least necessitated one like it. The melees in and around […]

New York Times

“Balanced” Coverage = Not Pissing Off The Establishment

In another phenomenal piece by Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi focusing on the doublespeak and intellectual gymnastics used to justify drone warfare, many valuable tidbits are revealed about the way the mainstream American news media function – that is, not as critics of establishment power, but as its agents in the management of public perception. Anyone […]

darpa drone

DARPA: The Killer Robot Future Is Now!

With PBS’ ominously-titled “Rise of the Drones” special on NOVA, it seems like a good time to talk about what kind of bizarro oppression tech the bright minds at DARPA have been funding lately.  DARPA, or Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is the research and development arm of the US military.  They’ve done some great […]

Paul Craig Roberts – The Osama bin Laden Myth

Paul Craig Roberts (former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy under Ronald Reagan and associate editor of the Wall Street Journal) puts together one of the bravest, eye-opening pieces on the fable that is 9/11 and Osama bin Laden. Read carefully, along with the hyperlinks for your reference. The Osama bin Laden Myth […]

Star Tribune Local: Urban warfare training draws eyes to sky over Twin Cities

Blogger’s note: A subheading with no further explanation starts off the article by saying “Special Operations troops in Minneapolis and St. Paul also are at work in less public places.” Update: I telephoned the journalist who wrote the article for clarification on the subheading. He explained that Special Ops troops were also conducting urban warfare […]

Thank God For Barack: The Plastic President and My Two-Party Illusion

During the entire 2008 election season, Obama gained my support by criticizing everything Bush was about: secret murders and arrests, baseless arrests of activists, unrepentant warrantless snooping, attacks on civil liberties and, of course, his corporatocratic Forever War known as the War On Terror. Though not sobbing with joy in the streets like many of […]

Welcome to 1984: The Moral Case for Drones (NY Times)

The Moral Case for Drones By SCOTT SHANE Washington FOR streamlined, unmanned aircraft, drones carry a lot of baggage these days, along with their Hellfire missiles. Some people find the very notion of killer robots deeply disturbing. Their lethal operations inside sovereign countries that are not at war with the United States raise contentious legal questions. […]

Fortune July 2012: The Death of Cash and Aaron Russo on What It Means

In this revealing video, the patriarch of the Peace Movement in America, Aaron Russo, details what a cashless society will look like according to Nick Rockefeller and the Rockefeller banking family. R.I.P. Aaron Russo (February 14, 1943–August 24, 2007) An American entertainment businessman, film producer and director, and political activist.

Beautiful Post by Mike Krieger at Liberty Blitzkrieg

  http://libertyblitzkrieg.com/2012/05/10/six-months-left-can-they-do-it/    

Panetta Admits War Room Photo is Fake

The head of the CIA admitted yesterday that there was no live video footage of the raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound as further doubts emerged about the US version of events. UK Telegraph:  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/al-qaeda/8493391/Osama-bin-Laden-dead-Blackout-during-raid-on-bin-Laden-compound.html

Lionel: If UBL’s Dead, Prove It!

Doublewood: “The Story of Gold”

The Story Of Gold – 1 “In nature, gold is not a currency.  In human society, gold is the natural currency.” My summary statement above reverberates the thinking of many of the greatest minds in economic history.  However, since the US abandoned the gold exchange standard in 1971, there has been a concerted effort to […]

Ron Paul Debate Results / 9-11 Video

I’d like to point your attention to the updated poll again pasted below by the very source (MSNBC) who conducted the actual debate on Wednesday night – it is an absolute landslide – Ron Paul with nearly 60%, versus Romney with 15%. If you take a quick visual glance at the green bars alone, however, […]

Liberty Blitzkrieg

The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion. - Albert Camus

TECHstinkTION

How modern technology is leading to the TECHstinkTION of humanity...

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Liberty Blitzkrieg

The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion. - Albert Camus