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On 5/25/2021 at 7:32 PM, Macnamara said:

wickerman.....whitty in one arm, vallance in the other, bill gates in the head, boris in the belly and hancock in the cock

 

Just kidding of course....i am of course not advocating actually incinerating people!

Visitors 'overwhelmed' by Bedworth Covid memorial Sanctuary

Published 3 days ago
 
Visitors who have left messages at a Covid-19 memorial temple have described it as "overwhelming".

The 20m (65ft) work called Sanctuary at the Miner's Welfare Park in Bedworth, Warwickshire, will be set alight on Saturday.

Designer David Best said he wanted people to "bring some of the worst things you have in your life and we'll burn them".

Visitors who have left messages at a Covid-19 memorial temple have described it as "overwhelming".

The 20m (65ft) work called Sanctuary at the Miner's Welfare Park in Bedworth, Warwickshire, will be set alight on Saturday.

Designer David Best said he wanted people to "bring some of the worst things you have in your life and we'll burn them".

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-coventry-warwickshire-61572832

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Some Rum Chat

 

I watched the Hugo talks clip recently of the wooden 'sanctuary' temple, in the post above, that has been built by an english council for over £700,000 which is going to be burned after members of the public have hung photos inside it of loved ones who have died during the covid casedemic and it made me think of the word 'holocaust' which actually means a burned offering to the gods. I wonder if the public in that area are happy to see their council tax going up in smoke in an occult ritual?

 

I rewatched the 2015 psychological horror film 'the invitation' recently and couldn't help seeing it with new eyes after the last two years of the covid hysteria. It felt like an allegory for the covid situation!

 

Another movie that has been released in recent times is 'Mincemeat' which was about operation mincement in the second world war where the british sought to confuse the germans about the location of their D-day landings by tossing a dead body into the sea dressed as a naval officer with a suitcase chained to his wrist containing what was made to look like top secret sensitive information. There has been controversy since over who the body may actually have been that was used. Anyway this movie brought to mind one of muir's posts that said that he believed that jeffrey epstein had been swapped out and that someone elses dead body had been placed in his cell in his stead, just like operation mincement, so its interesting the timing of that movie. That is still the position of the pirate council; we do not believe epstein died in that prison cell and that someone elses body was swapped in.

 

I commented on someones thread on the forum that talked about gang stalking and how the FBI carried out 'black bag' operations and had a bit of a 'mandala effect' moment when their post said that a black bag operation was when the FBI broke into someones home for intelligence gathering etc but my recollection of reading about it on wikipedia from say ten years ago is that a black bag operation was when the FBI kicked in someones door and shot them dead before placing a gun in their hand and claiming that they were trying to shoot at the FBI officers. They would then be placed in a black bag and carried to the morgue. However having checked wikipedia recently it says that a black bag operation was breaking into a targets home and that the black bag was the one they kept their lock picks in. But i remember clearly the original wikipedia page which even had a photo of a dead black panther leader that had been shot during operation cointelpro.

 

I don't believe in the mandala effect and obviously the wikipedia page has been altered over the last decade which seems to be part of a wider sanitising of the internet which various commentators have picked up on including james corbett and truth stream media. The internet is definately changing and only state sanctioned sites come up in searches now. I find it increasingly difficult to share articles and videos that i have been sharing with people for the last decade+. I know they exist but the search engine won't bring them up. So even though i am a walking index of conspiracy content, the library where the content is has been closed off. There used to be lots of good information on wikipedia about the 'strategy of tension' and about operation gladio and about the P2 lodge scandal and how those things all intertwined but now the information is pretty basic.

 

There is more and more noise now about food shortages which vindicates what the pirate council has been saying for years about the need for us to become self sufficient from the corporations. The manufactured scarcity of various things is clearly intended to shoe-horn us into the great reset and the new world order. I couldn't help thinking about an experiment mentioned in a 'true crimes' book i read many years ago where a colony of rats was deprived of food and it was observed that under those conditions the rats changed their behaviours. A certain percentage of rats turned criminals. Some hoarded food, some stole food from others and some turned cannibal. Chronic stress and being in a constant fear mode can alter peoples brain activity and they can switch and become more centred in the ruthless reptilian r-complex instead of the more nurturing mammalian brain.

 

Finally in the wake of the mass covid jab roll outs i thought i'd post up a section of protocol no 10 which mentions the use of 'inoculations' under the sub heading 'we shall destroy':

 

WE SHALL DESTROY
17. By such measure we shall obtain the power of destroying little by little, step by step, all that at the outset
when we enter on our rights, we are compelled to introduce into the constitutions of States to prepare for the
transition to an imperceptible abolition of every kind of constitution, and then the time is come to turn every
form of government into OUR DESPOTISM.
18. The recognition of our despot may also come before the destruction of the constitution; the moment for
this recognition will come when the peoples, utterly wearied by the irregularities and incompetence - a mat-
ter which we shall arrange for - of their rulers, will clamor: "Away with them and give us one king over all
the earth who will unite us and annihilate the causes of disorders - frontiers, nationalities, religions, State
debts - who will give us peace and quiet which we cannot find under our rulers and representatives."
19. But you yourselves perfectly well know that TO PRODUCE THE POSSI BILITY OF THE EX-
PRESSION OF SUCH WISHES BY ALL THE NAT IONS IT IS INDISPENSABLE TO TROUBLE
IN ALL COUNTRIES THE PEOPLE'S RELATIONS WITH THEIR GOVERNMENTS SO AS TO
UTTERLY EXHAUST HUMANITY WITH DISSENSION, HATRED, STRUGGLE, ENVY AND
EVEN BY THE USE OF TORTURE, BY STARVATION, BY THE INOCULATION OF DISEASES,
BY WANT, SO THAT THE "GOYIM" SEE NO OTHER ISSUE THAN TO TAKE REFUGE IN
OUR COMPLETE SOVEREIGNTY IN MONEY AND IN ALL ELSE.
20. But if we give the nations of the world a breathing space the moment we long for is hardly likely ever to arrive

https://ia804508.us.archive.org/24/items/the-protocols-of-the-learned-elders-of-zion_202107/The Protocols Of The Learned Elders Of Zion.pdf

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If we're such 'crazy conspiracy theorists' then how come we are right all the time?....

 

On 1/7/2021 at 1:23 PM, Macnamara said:

some people will not accept the dissolution of the constitution and the disarming of the american people, so we have an unstoppable force meeting an immoveable object

 

under the obama regime we saw many school shootings that the deep state were doing to try and remove guns from the public

 

So under biden i wouldn't be surprised if we see those start again followed by calls in the corporate media for the public to be disarmed

'Get in their faces before another child is shot in the face': Beto O'Rourke tells protest outside NRA convention to 'fight' against Republicans because the 'time to stop the next mass shooting is right now'

  • Thousands of protesters gathered in Houston on Friday to demand gun control
  • Democratic candidate for governor Beto O'Rourke made an impassioned plea 
  • He urged supporters to take on Republicans in demanding action
  • 'Get in their faces before another child is shot in their face,' he said
  • Across the street thousands of National Rifle Association members gathered for their annual meeting with speeches by Donald Trump and Ted Cruz 

By Rob Crilly, Senior U.S. Political Reporter In Houston, Texas, For Dailymail.Com

Published: 20:46 BST, 27 May 2022 | Updated: 02:39 BST, 28 May 2022

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10861363/Beto-ORourke-tells-NRA-protest-faces-Republicans-prevent-gun-massacre.html

 

 

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Aaron Russo's America: Freedom to Fascism Director's Cut

how the federal reserve and IRS, in breach of the constitution, screw the american people

https://odysee.com/@EduardoCorrochio:4/FreedomtoFascism:df

 

That documentary is something like ten+ years old but is more relevant than ever. It says something in there about senate bill 1873 allowing the government to forcefully vaccinate people and i think the following section covers that:

Summary: S.1873 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)

(Sec. 7) Requires the Secretary, if the Secretary issues a proclamation stating that there is a critical public health need for a covered individual to received a covered countermeasure, to establish a process to provide compensation to individuals involved in an emergency response plan who are injured as a result of a countermeasure.

https://www.congress.gov/bill/109th-congress/senate-bill/1873

 

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Gun Ownership

 

Now that the democrats are back in power we are seeing the school shootings ramp up again followed by the usual calls by the democrats to disarm the american population. Of course criminals don't use licensed guns so gun legislation would of course only disadvantage law abiding people who went through the process of getting a license meaning that the only people that would be left with guns would be the criminals and the government who have also demonstrated themselves to be criminals. Effectively gun laws leave only the predator class armed.

 

We can see that the push to disarm the populace across the west is coordinated because the same process rolls out across multiple countries with some sort of deep state orchestrated shooting followed by legislation disarming the law abiding citizens. In Scotland people even have to have licences for airguns now that they have owned their entire lives without any issues. What those licences do is let the government know where the guns are so that they can at some point in the future go around and confiscate them.

 

Now if we think logically about this we can understand that if governments want the people helpless and unable to mount a resistance to the government it must LOGICALLY mean that the government intend to do SOMETHING at some point in the future that they know will upset the people so much that they would seek to protect themselves from it with guns.

 

Obviously this would need to be something REALLY bad for it to make otherwise law abiding people so angry or afraid that they would actually take up arms against the government. So we know then that at some point the globalists are going to do something extremely bad to the general population. This thing will not be something with plausible deniability like injecting them with mRNA jabs which they can lie about and claim are there to save the public from some 'invisible enemy'. No this thing that they are going to do is going to be something that is unmistakably and openly EVIL and which would lead otherwise peaceful people to seek to try and protect themselves from it.

 

As the democrats push for disarmament of the american populace whilst themselves spending record amounts of money on their own armaments and in arming ukrainians the 'liberals' in canada under trudeau are also looking to do the same. How long until the police in scotland simply stop allowing people to renew their airgun licences and firearms licences so that they can seize their guns? Maybe it will be at the next cycle of licence renewal to have everyone disarmed in time for the big 2030 date that we hear so often from the 'you will own nothing and be happy (or else)' world economic forum crowd?

Justin Trudeau announces a 'national freeze' on handgun ownership to stop people buying and selling handguns anywhere in Canada

  • The new bill that will halt the growth of personally owned handguns is expected to be enacted this fall
  • Canada already has plans in place to ban 1,500 types of military-style firearms 
  • The Canadian government will also offer a mandatory buyback program that will begin at the end of 2022
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau introduced the new measure just six days after the mass shootings in Uvalde, Texas
  • The Canadian government said the bill would also allow for the removal of gun licenses from people involved in domestic violence or criminal harassment
  • Rifle magazines will also be permanently altered so they can never hold more than five rounds
  • A ban on the sale and transfer of large-capacity magazines under the Criminal Code will also be introduced in the fall

By Alastair Talbot For Dailymail.Com and Reuters and Associated Press

Published: 22:43 BST, 30 May 2022 | Updated: 03:56 BST, 31 May 2022

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Monday that his government will introduce new legislation to implement a 'national freeze' on handgun ownership and prevent people from buying and selling handguns anywhere in the country.

'The day this legislation goes into effect it will no longer be possible to buy, sell, transfer or import handguns in Canada,' Trudeau told reporters.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10869291/Canadas-Trudeau-announces-plan-national-freeze-handguns.html

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Central Bank Digital Currencies

 

I used to listen to the Keiser Report a lot and followed the whole bitcoin saga since its beginning. Sadly I was always too skint to be an 'early adopter' otherwise i wouldn't be about to go to work right now. I'd probably be comfortably retired! I remember a story about a guy buying something like 100 dollars of bitcoin at the beginning of the fintech craze and then forgetting he had them before rediscovering his digital wallet by which point the bitcoin had become worth over 100,000 dollars which he then used to buy an apartment in Oslo.

 

But as a person with anarchistic leanings I was more interested in bitcoin not as a get rich quick scheme but as an alternative to the commercial banks which i had become completely sick of in the 2008 criminal wealth transfer by the globalists. Since all that I have become increasingly suspicious of bitcoin as a kind of starter drug to get people hooked into the idea of using digital currency and have watched the same criminal banksters behind the 2008 crisis build their own closed blockchains so that they can create their own digital currencies which we all know will be at the centre of the technocracy with state handouts being given in the form of digital currency to those that accumulate enough social credit points for following government dictats, whatever they may be from one moment to the next eg getting your latest covid booster clotshot or eating bug burgers or lab grown 'meat' or attending your local gay or trans parade etc.

 

So its no surprise to see the fiat currencies now failing as they are being deliberately sabotaged to pave the way to the shift to central bank digital currencies controlled by the rothschild cabal 'illuminati' network that control the central banks:

Sterling could face an 'existential' crisis, analysts warn, as pound gets compared to emerging markets currencies

  • The outlook for sterling 'looks grim', according to research from Bank of America
  • The pound has fallen 6.6pc this year in dollar terms, leaving it as one of the worst performers among the world's major currencies
  • Only the Norwegian krone, Swedish krona and Japanese yen have fallen further 

By Luke Barr For The Daily Mail

Published: 23:17 BST, 30 May 2022 | Updated: 09:04 BST, 31 May 2022

Sterling could be facing an existential crisis, analysts have warned, with the pound being compared to currencies in emerging markets. 

The outlook for sterling 'looks grim', according to research from Bank of America, which said the pound 'is no longer the doyen of foreign exchange markets that investors think it is'. 

The pound has fallen 6.6pc this year in dollar terms, leaving it as one of the worst performers among the world's major currencies. Only the Norwegian krone, Swedish krona and Japanese yen have fallen further. 

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/money/markets/article-10869057/Sterling-facing-existential-crisis-analysts-warn.html

 

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If you bank with any of these....consider leaving them for an ethical bank...

 

'Illuminati Agenda 21'

by Dean and Jill Henderson

 

[Excerpt] ''Canada is controlled by the Crown through the Bronfman family and their surrogates. Five huge Canadian banks and four large British banks that dominate the Carribean Silver Triangle, a drug smugglers haven in which Belize and the Cayman islands play key roles. The other Canadian banks are the Bank of Montreal, Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto Dominion bank and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. The British banks are National Westminster, Barclays, Lloyds and Midland bank.

 

Midlands was bought by HSBC and owns 20% of Standard Chartered bank. These latter two banks print Hong Kong's money. Midland's board is loaded with ex-Pentagon officials who specialize in recycling petrodollars into CIA covert operations.

 

The bank of nova scotia is the leading gold dealer in the Caribbeanand the leading handler of capital flight out of the Caribbean. It is the banker of Noranda, a huge canadian mining company that is the second largest dealer of gold in the Caribbean. Gold is the preferred currency of drug traffickers and bank of nova scotia jamaican subsidiary scotiabank plays a huge role in the Caribbean drug trade. The 200 tons of gold recovered from vaults beneath the world trade centre in the clean up effort following the 911 terror attacks belonged to bank of nova scotia.

 

Royal bank of canada has more off-shore subsidiaries than any other bank in the world. It bailed out the government of Guyana in 1976 after a CIA coup brought down the socialist government of Cheddi Jagan. Royal launched the business career of Venezuala's most powerful Cisneros family, which oversees Rockefeller interests in that country. Royal has a joint venture in the Bahamas with National Westminster called roywest.

 

Both the bank of nova scotia and royal bank of canada are controlled by Canada's most influential family- The Bronfmans. The Bronfmans control Dupont which recently spun off Conoco, as well as Seagrams, Vivendi and Eagle Star insurance.

 

Eagle star is the Bronfman holding company and is a joint venture with British powershouses Barclays, Llyods, Hill samuel and N.M. Rothschilds & Sons. Eagle Star combined with Allianz versicherung, a Germany company controlled by the von Thurn and Taxis and Wittelsbach families to become a titan in the area of finance.''

Bank Apologizes over Trucker Convoy account freeze

06/01/2022
Scotiabank is the first of the 'big five' banks to issue an apology over the freezing of bank accounts belonging to a trucker convoy protesters. "I don't believe the banks went out of their way to target clients. I believe It came from somewhere else. They didn't do it on their own accord." Dichter said.cotiabank is the first of the 'big five' banks to issue an apology over the freezing of bank accounts belonging to a trucker convoy protesters.

https://www.actforcanada.ca/l/bank-apologizes-over-trucker-convoy-account-freeze/

Mega Group, Maxwells and Mossad: The Spy Story at the Heart of the Jeffrey Epstein Scandal

The picture painted by the evidence is not a direct Epstein tie to a single intelligence agency but a web linking key members of the Mega Group, politicians, and officials in both the U.S. and Israel, and an organized-crime network with deep business and intelligence ties in both nations.
August 7, 2019
 

While Part I and Part II of this series, “The Jeffrey Epstein Scandal: Too Big to Fail,” have focused on the widespread nature of sexual blackmail operations in recent American history and their ties to the heights of American political power and the U.S. intelligence community, one key aspect of Epstein’s own sex-trafficking and blackmail operation that warrants examination is Epstein’s ties to Israeli intelligence and his ties to the “informal” pro-Israel philanthropist faction known as “the Mega Group.”

The Mega Group’s role in the Epstein case has garnered some attention, as Epstein’s main financial patron for decades, billionaire Leslie Wexner, was a co-founder of the group that unites several well-known businessmen with a penchant for pro-Israel and ethno-philanthropy (i.e., philanthropy benefiting a single ethnic or ethno-religious group). However, as this report will show, another uniting factor among Mega Group members is deep ties to organized crime, specifically the organized crime network discussed in Part I of this series, which was largely led by notorious American mobster Meyer Lansky.

By virtue of the role of many Mega Group members as major political donors in both the U.S. and Israel, several of its most notable members have close ties to the governments of both countries as well as their intelligence communities. As this report and a subsequent report will show, the Mega Group also had close ties to two businessmen who worked for Israel’s Mossad — Robert Maxwell and Marc Rich — as well as to top Israeli politicians, including past and present prime ministers with deep ties to Israel’s intelligence community. 

One of those businessmen working for the Mossad, Robert Maxwell, will be discussed at length in this report. Maxwell, who was a business partner of Mega Group co-founder Charles Bronfman, aided the successful Mossad plot to plant a trapdoor in U.S.-created software that was then sold to governments and companies throughout the world. That plot’s success was largely due to the role of a close associate of then-President Ronald Reagan and an American politician close to Maxwell, who later helped aid Reagan in the cover-up of the Iran Contra scandal. 

Years later, Maxwell’s daughter — Ghislaine Maxwell — would join Jeffrey Epstein’s “inner circle” at the same time Epstein was bankrolling a similar software program now being marketed for critical electronic infrastructure in the U.S. and abroad. That company has deep and troubling connections to Israeli military intelligence, associates of the Trump administration, and the Mega Group. 

Epstein appears to have ties to Israeli intelligence and has well-documented ties to influential Israeli politicians and the Mega Group. Yet, those entities are not isolated in and of themselves, as many also connect to the organized crime network and powerful alleged pedophiles discussed in previous installments of this series. 

Perhaps the best illustration of how the connections between many of these players often meld together can be seen in Ronald Lauder: a Mega Group member, former member of the Reagan administration, long-time donor to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israel’s Likud Party, as well as a long-time friend of Donald Trump and Roy Cohn.

https://unlimitedhangout.com/2019/08/investigative-series/mega-group-maxwells-and-mossad-the-spy-story-at-the-heart-of-the-jeffrey-epstein-scandal/

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Revealed: Justin Trudeau's close adviser helped move huge sums offshore

Ed Pilkington in New York
Sun 5 Nov 2017 18.00 GMT

Stephen Bronfman, who played key role in Canadian PM’s rise, was involved in complex offshore web, leaked papers show

The chief fundraiser and senior adviser to the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, who played a critical role in the rise to power of the charismatic politician, was involved in the movement of millions of dollars to offshore havens, the Paradise Papers reveal.

 

Stephen Bronfman, heir to the Seagram fortune, who was instrumental in Trudeau’s successful bid for the leadership of the Canadian Liberal party in 2013 and the premiership two years later, engaged through his family investment business in a complex web of entities in the US, Israel and the Cayman Islands. Multimillion-dollar cashflows between the three jurisdictions might legally have avoided taxes in the US, Canada and Israel.

The leaked documents unveil a close relationship between two wealthy families who collaborated to shift millions of dollars to the Cayman Islands. On one side were the Bronfman family, inheritors of the Seagram distillery fortune in Montreal.

On the other side was the Cayman Islands-based trust of Leo Kolber, a former Canadian senator and powerhouse within the Liberal party Trudeau now leads.

Accountants working for the families discussed the possibility of recasting interest owed by the Kolber trust to two US-based Bronfman funds as “services rendered”, on the basis that the loans were not “in substance (only in form)”. Tax experts say that such interest-free loans would generally be barred under US tax laws.

The disclosures are likely to generate political heat for the Canadian prime minister, who swept to power in October 2015 partly on his promise to tackle economic inequality and take on tax avoidance. Last year, Trudeau came under pressure in the fallout from the Panama Papers, the trove of leaked documents from the offshore law firm Mossack Fonseca, during which his family inheritance was scrutiniseAt that point Trudeau insisted his personal assets, which he put into a blind trust after he won his party’s leadership, were “completely transparent”. But he came under renewed pressure this year following a Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) investigation into a KPMG scheme to help wealthy Canadians move money to the low-tax Isle of Man.

“It is absolutely unacceptable that there be people not paying their fair share of taxes,” the Canadian prime minister said in March, pledging to do “a better job of going out and getting tax avoiders and tax frauders”.

The Paradise Papers put the spotlight once again on Trudeau’s record on tax fairness, only this time the focus falls within his inner circle. Specifically, on Bronfman, one of his closest advisers.

The two men are childhood friends who in recent years have revived their bond to assist Trudeau’s meteoric rise. Bronfman, 53, raised $2m for Trudeau’s leadership campaign and was was rewarded by being made the Liberal party’s chief fundraiser with a seat on its national executive.

Bronfman runs Claridge, the Montreal-based investment firm set up by his father, Charles Bronfman, to manage the vast wealth of the Seagram liquor empire, which came to prominence in the 1920s supplying the illicit alcohol trade during US prohibition. The distinctive Seagram Building in Manhattan, designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, still stands as a monument to the family’s status.

The Seagram Building in New York, pictured in 1960, two years after it was completed.
The Seagram Building in New York, pictured in 1960, two years after it was completed. Photograph: Archive Photos/Getty Images

One of Claridge’s clients was the Cayman Islands-based trust of Kolber, Stephen Bronfman’s godfather and predecessor as chief fundraiser of the Liberal party who for decades was in charge of the Bronfman family’s investments. Kolber was appointed to the Canadian senate in 1983 by Pierre Trudeau, Justin’s father, towards the end of his stint as prime minister.

The tight triangle between Kolber, Bronfman and Trudeau was on display last December when a Liberal party fundraiser, at $1,500 a ticket, was held at Kolber’s Montreal home with Bronfman as co-host and Trudeau as its prize draw.

Confidential emails contained in the Paradise Papers reveal that links between the Bronfman and Kolber businesses were so close they were almost intertwined. In 1991, a Kolber family trust was set up in the Cayman Islands and Leo Kolber’s son Jonathan named as one of its beneficiaries.

The Bronfmans helped kickstart the Kolber trust with an injection of millions of dollars of funds, the leaked files show, including a $5.3m loan made by Stephen Bronfman personally in 1997. By then the trust was flush with almost $40m in assets.

From the beginning, the arrangement between the two families over the repayment of the Bronfman loans was unusual. A contract tied to a Charles Bronfman loan in 1991 of almost $10m said: “The loan shall bear interest at such rate as may be determined between the parties from time to time.”

In 2002, the Kolber trust took on an $8m debt to the Israeli offshoot of the Bronfman empire, Claridge Israel – an enterprise that, in a further sign of the close ties between the two families, Jonathan Kolber had helped set up and run after he relocated from Canada to Israel in 1991.

For reasons that are unclear but do not suggest anything unlawful, the Kolber trust debt was transferred from Claridge Israel to two other Bronfman entities. The entities, Charles Bronfman Trust and Charles R Bronfman Trust, were US-based and thus liable to pay US taxes on any interest accruing, which would be treated as income.

Charles and Stephen Bronfman in 1999.
Charles and Stephen Bronfman in 1999. Photograph: Shaun Best/Reuters

In October 2005, Jonathan Kolber fired off an 18-page fax from his business offices in Israel about the Cayman Islands trust of which he was beneficiary. He hand-wrote on the cover sheet: “CONFIDENTIAL!!”

One of the documents in the fax was an email that was sent to him from a financial adviser. It noted that as a result of the switch of the debt from Claridge Israel, the Kolber trust had paid the US-based Bronfman trusts about $40,000 in interest charges.

The email went on to say: “As there was never supposed to be interest paid on this debt in substance (only in form), the [Kolber trust] needs to be compensated by the Bronfman trusts for these cash outlays, in some manner to be agreed upon by both parties.”

A second email from the financial adviser contained in the fax gives details of the “manner” by which the interest issue might be resolved. It records that senior Bronfman officials told Kolber that they would “‘make you whole’ somehow”.

One idea floated in the email was to get Kolber to “invoice Claridge a fee for services rendered, equal to the interest which Claridge has charged to the [Kolber trust] on these loans”. The Kolber trust would then mark on its books the sums as receivable fees instead of describing them as they really were – reimbursement of the interest payments.

Experts consulted by news organizations investigating the Paradise Papers said both the US and Canadian tax authorities viewed no-interest loans as red flags for potential tax avoidance schemes. Grayson McCouch, a tax professor at the University of Florida, told CBC that in his view the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) would probably want to interrogate the transactions.

“If it’s done to disguise or to reverse the purported interest payments, then it could look to an observer, particularly a revenue service, like evidence of fraudulent intent,” he said

Steven Rosenthal, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center, told the Guardian that under US tax law any loan greater than $10,000 that charged no or below-market interest rates would be assumed by the authorities to bear imputed interest that would bring it up to applicable federal levels. “The lender must report it as taxable income and pay taxes on it,” he said.

The head of the international tax program at the University of Michigan, Reuven Avi-Yonah, told the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists that tax laws generally barred transactions that failed to report interest. “You can’t have interest-free loans between related parties,” he said.

Jonathan Kolber stressed to CBC that he had relocated his family’s trust from the Cayman Islands to Israel a few years ago following a change in Israeli tax law. “The trust declared Israeli status and we paid back taxes and whatever they asked for,” he said.

Kolber went on to deny any wrongdoing: “I’ve never broken any laws and this was all reported and so transparent, and is now an Israeli entity. This has all been declared and above board and properly handled with full transparency.”

Stephen Bronfman and Leo Kolber declined to comment.

A lawyer representing Jonathan Kolber and Bronfman father and son denied any improper activity on their part. He said: “None of the transactions or entities at issue were effected or established to evade or even avoid taxation. My clients have always acted properly and ethically, including fully complying with all applicable laws and requirements.”

The lawyer said that the Cayman Islands trust was set up because of volatility in Israel at the time. Kolber was not liable for tax in Canada under existing law given that he no longer lived there; nor was there any tax owing in his adoptive Israel

The lawyer confirmed that Stephen Bronfman did make a $5.3m loan to the Kolber trust in 1997, but said it was repaid within five months.

Of the proposed reimbursement of interest from the two Bronfman trusts based in the US to the Kolber trust and the suggestion that it be portrayed as “services rendered”, the lawyer said: “No invoices were sent and nothing was paid.” He added that “non-interest-bearing loans by a US person do not violate US law”.

Trudeau was contacted at his official prime ministerial residence, 24 Sussex Drive, but chose not to respond.

This article was amended on 6 November 2017. An earlier version said Justin Trudeau was premier. This has been corrected to prime minister.

 

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2017/nov/05/justin-trudeau-adviser-stephen-bronfman-offshore-paradise-papers

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The REAL agenda behind the created food crisis

Kit Knightly
Jun 1, 2022
 

The created food crisis, whether real or a smoke-and-mirrors psy-op, is all about tearing down the global food system and “building back better” – a new dystopian food system built by corporate monoliths and rigidly controlled in the name of the greater good.

e’re in the early stages of a food crisis.

The press has been predicting this for years, but  up until now it always appeared to be nothing more than fearmongering, designed to worry or distract people, but the signs are there that this time, to quote Joe Biden, it “is going to be real”.

Nobody knows how bad it could get, except the people who are creating it.

Because the evidence is pretty clear, it is being deliberately & cold-bloodedly created. We’ve been documenting it for months.

We have Russia’s “special operation” in Ukraine driving up the price of staple foods, wheat and sunflower oil, as well as fertiliser.

We have the sudden “bird flu outbreak” driving up the price of poultry and eggs.

The soaring price of oil is driving up the cost of food distribution.

The inflation caused by huge influxes of fiat currency means families are spending more money on less food.

And as all this is happening, the US and UK (and maybe others, we don’t know) are literally paying farmers not to farm.

It’s pretty clear this is The Great Reset: Food Edition. The lockdown melody with slightly different lyrics. A process of breaking down the structures already in place so we can “build back better” with a more controlled and more corporatised food system

Just as the Covid “pandemic” was said to highlight “weaknesses in the multilateral system”, so this food crisis will show that our “unstable food systems are in need of reform” and we need to ensure our “food security”…or a thousand variations on that theme.

That’s not supposition. They already started, over a year ago.

The Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems & Community Developments published a paper in February 2021 titled:

Dismantling and rebuilding the food system after COVID-19: Ten principles for redistribution and regeneration

In an interview from July last year, Ruth Richardson the Executive Director of the NGO Global Alliance for the Future of Food literally said:

Our Dominant Food System Needs to Be Dismantled and Rebuilt”

Later, in September 2021, the UN convened the first-ever “Food Systems Summit”, whose mission statement included the line:

Rebuilding the food systems of the world will also enable us to answer the UN Secretary-General’s call to “build back better” from COVID-19.

Writing in the Guardian two weeks ago, George Monbiot, weathervane for every deep state agenda, states with his trademark lack of subtlety:

The banks collapsed in 2008 – and our food system is about to do the same…The system has to change.

But what does “change” and “rebuilt” actually mean in this context?

Well, that’s no mystery, they’ve been talking it up for years.

Almost all of these are stories from just the past month or so, many of them talking points at the World Economic Forum’s Davos Conference.

As is almost always the case, the problem to which they’re currently “reacting” already has a series of pre-ordained solutions.

Just as we saw lockdowns break the economy to pieces whilst the billionaire class land record profits whilst corporate megaliths expanded their monopolies, so too will any proposed food security policies end up benefiting the already mega-rich or installing infrastructure for corporate control.

They just announced the building of the largest “cultured meat factory” in the world. Fake meat, of course, can’t be raised at home and is subject to patented processes of creation. Genetically edited or modified plants and animals are likewise subject to patents.

Supranational companies, with profits larger than the budget of some nations, are developing carbon footprint tracker apps which reward people for making the “right decisions”. That could easily be applied to food.

Bill Gates has quietly become the largest owner of agricultural land in the United States. Land on which he can grow new Frankencrops, or which the US government will pay him not to use.

The play is clear: Right now they’re getting ready to tear all our old food systems down, with the stated aim of building them back better.

But better for them, not us.

Kit Knightly will be appearing on the Global Research News Hour to discuss the food crisis later this week.

https://off-guardian.org/2022/06/01/the-real-agenda-behind-the-created-food-crisis/

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Revealed: Justin Trudeau's close adviser helped move huge sums offshore

Stephen Bronfman, who played key role in Canadian PM’s rise, was involved in complex offshore web, leaked papers show

Billionaire Clare Bronfman, Heiress Of Seagram And Closely Tied To The Rothschilds, Sentenced To Over 6 Years For Role In NXIVM Sex Trafficking Ring

Billionaire heiress of Seagram, Clare Bronfman, was indicted on racketeering charges in federal court in 2018. The indictment was connected to her involvement as Operations Director for the NXIVM sex cult which ensnared Smallville star Allison Mack as well.

Last year, prosecutors came forward saying that this billionaire heiress was protecting her fellow cronies with a massive amount of money in the form of a defense trust fund. After a two-year long battle, Bronfman was sentenced on Wednesday to over 6 years for her role in the cult.

Brooklyn federal court Judge Nicholas G. Garaufis sentenced Bronfman to 81 months as he tore into her for using her money to protect sex traffickers while silencing victims and critics.

Bronfman “used her incredible wealth and attempted to use her social status and connections not only to support Nxivm’s work, but also as a means of intimidating, threatening, and exacting revenge upon individuals who dared to challenge its dogma,” he said.

According to the NY Post, before her sentence was handed down Wednesday, nine women who were victimized by Nxivm also tore into Bronfman, calling her a “dangerous megalomaniac” and “predator.”

The cult which Bronfman was found guilty of protecting was run by Keith Ranier who was convicted in June 2019 on charges of sex trafficking, forced labor, conspiracy, human trafficking and multiple counts of racketeering — including sexual exploitation of a child.

Even while she was on house arrest, former victims of the cult alleged that Bronfman still went after them.

“You’ve been under house arrest for two years, yet you have never stopped,” Barbara Bouchey tearfully told the court, The Associated Press reported.

Showing her dedication to the cause of sex trafficking and slavery was a letter Bronfman wrote to the court last month in which she said Nxivm had “greatly changed my life for the better” and that she wouldn’t denounce its leader — who was convicted of sex trafficking, slavery and child sexual abuse.

For those who don’t recall, Bronfman is the heir to the multi-billion dollar liquor fortune of Edgar Bronfman Sr, the billionaire who was formerly head of Seagram.

 

The Bronfman family has very close ties to the Rothschild banking dynasty as well, with members of both families belonging to many of the same companies, including their joint financial firm, Bronfman & Rothschild.

After her arrest in 2018, Bronfman walked free after agreeing to wear an ankle monitor and posting $100 million in bail — illustrating just how deep her pockets go.

Although Bronfman is not accused of sex trafficking like the group’s leaders Keith Raniere and Allison Mack, Frank Parlato, a former NXIVM publicist-turned-whistleblower told the New York Post that Bronfman is among the harshest leaders in the organization.

“She’s the enforcer — the brutal one. Clare’s running the [operation] now, and she’s the most ruthless of them. I’m issuing an absolute warning now. Clare Bronfman is a true fanatic, and if there’s a Jim Jones situation, everyone will commit suicide but her,” Parlato said after Raniere’s arrest.

As TFTP reported on April 27, the majority of the funding for NXIVM, over a reported $150 million, came from the trust funds of Seagram heiresses, Sara and Clare Bronfman:

Their involvement with Raniere allegedly began in 2002 and has been very public and controversial, with other members of the Bronfman family distancing themselves from the sisters in the press.

Although this extremely important detail was left out of most mainstream reports, one of the main charges in the criminal indictment against Raniere and Mack was sex trafficking of children.

Allison Mack Case File Arraignment Crime Justice

Though Raniere was found guilty last year, Mack is currently awaiting her fate. Although Bronfman was not implicated in the child trafficking charges, given the judge’s comments on what she knew and how she supported it, it is not far-fetched to speculate that she knew about it.

As TFTP has reported many times, sex offenders and their enablers all too often escape any form of actual punishment for their crimes against countless victims.

Fortunately, in this case, it appears some justice was served [she will probably be out in about three years, which doesn’t seem like a punishment befitting the crimes]. The 41-year-old heiress was taken into custody to begin her six-year and nine-month sentence immediately after her appearance Wednesday.

https://thefreethoughtproject.com/billionaire-heiress-sex-trafficking-cult-sentenced/

 

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The true history and sinister origin of Bronfman family wealth

January 17, 2018
By Frank Parlato
 

Clare and Sara Bronfman, who fund NXIVM and Keith Raniere, are the granddaughters of Samuel Bronfman.

In Yiddish, “Bronfman” means “liquor-man.” The family is Russian Jewish.

During Canada’s prohibition (1915-19), Sam Bronfman, with brothers  Abe, Harry and Alan, turned their hotel and prostitution operations into “boozeriums.”

Business was brisk until 1918, when a law was passed that prohibited the manufacture or importation of alcohol. There was a loophole that permitted distribution by pharmacists of alcohol for “medicinal” purposes.  The Bronfmans went into the mail order business putting labels on their whiskey such as “Rock-A-Bye Cough Cure” and Dandy Bracer–Liver and Kidney Cure; it contained sugar, molasses, bluestone, 36 percent alcohol, and tobacco.

With the passage of the Volstead Act in 1919, making and drinking liquor illegal in the United States, Sam and Harry opened export houses along the Saskatchewan-North Dakota border. They reduced 65-over proof white alcohol, mixing it with water, some real whiskey and a bit of burnt sugar. A shot of sulfuric acid simulated the aging process.

Their whiskey cost $24 per barrel and sold by the barrel for $140.

Sam and his brothers cut distribution deals with Arnold Rothstein, Meyer Lansky, Charles “Lucky” Luciano, and Arthur ‘Dutch Schultz,’ Flegenheimer.

In Detroit, the “little Jewish navy” of Morris Dalit ferried Bronfman booze into the U.S.

In Chicago, “Big Jim” Colosimo alienated Bronfman by showing little interest in patronizing his liquor, preferring to focus on drugs, prostitution and loan-sharking. When Big Jim passed away suddenly, his nephew, John Torrio, took over, and soon enough, Bronfman liquor flowed into Chicago.

Torrio’s lieutenant Al Capone ran Bronfman booze from Saskatchewan to Minneapolis then to Chicago using cars, trucks and the Soo line. Benjamin “Bugs” Siegel and Lansky protected Bronfman liquor shipments across the border against hijackers.

To meet demand, Bronfman bought up stretches of farmland along the border and built an underground pipeline to pump “Seagram Chickencock” a mixture of pure alcohol, sulfuric acid. caramel, water and aged rye whiskey, into the USA.

Between 1920 and 1930, 34.000 Americans died from alcohol poisoning.

In 1924, Bronfman opened a distillery in Montreal. In 1926, the Distillery Corporation of London [DCL] owned by Field Marshal Haig, Lord Dewar, Lord Woolavington, and others, and which controlled more than half the world market in scotch whiskey, partnered with Bronfman. They formed a holding company with DCL’s William Ross as president, Sam Bronfman vice-president.  Bronfman became a ‘cutout’ for the men behind DCL, and the dispensation of distribution rights was a decision made by His Majesty the King

It began as a three-way contract between Britain (the supplier), Bronfman (the cutout), and Rothstein (the distributor). It evolved into a nationally organized crime syndicate.

Rothstein was assigned the job of “reorganizing” crime networks. He set up syndicates on the East Coast with the help of Torrio. A special bureau was set up by Lansky and  “Bugs” Siegel.  Murder, Inc. was formed as a regulatory commission to police “free enterprise” advocates who might try to buck the syndicate and interfere with booze sales.

After Rothstein died suddenly in 1928, Torrio had his first meeting of the syndicate in Cleveland. The third item on the agenda was what to do after Prohibition. Torrio proposed narcotics. Rothstein, Lansky, and Luciano traveled to Shanghai and Hong Kong to streamline and expand the drug trade into the United States, negotiating with Chinese drug-runners, who were pressured by the British “business community” to pull together an opium cartel expansion of Shanghai heroin into the United States.

The Bronfmans created the Atlas Shipping Company and moved their smuggling operations to the French islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, 15 miles off the Newfoundland coast. From Bermuda, Saint John, New Brunswick, and Belize,  the Atlas Shipping Company was one of the first ties laid down in the money-drug underground railway between Canada and the Caribbean.

With Bronfman’s enormous assistance, a substantial chunk of the world’s financial system became devoted to moving, laundering, and investing drug money. From the Hong Kong & Shanghai Bank, to the offshore havens in the Caribbean, to the biggest banks in the United States, Britain, Canada, and Switzerland, the system revolved around drug money.

With the repeal of Prohibition and with the Shanghai opium deal in operation, the Bronfmans “went legit.” The new phase of respectability signaled that the most successful big time whiskey bootleggers were switching to big time narcotics.

Photo_of_bronfman.jpg?resize=378%2C299&s Sam Bronfman

The British realized the Bronfmans would be a liability if they continued to work as openly with their distributors in narcotics trafficking as they did running Prohibition. They could not afford to dump Bronfman. The family had become irreplaceable due to its in-depth control over the syndicates which were needed to pump drugs into America.

The problem was resolved by bringing Bronfman into the lower rungs of the Hofjuden caste. Sam’s children were welcomed into the Hofjuden elite by intermarriage. Almost overnight, the Rothschilds, Montefiores, de Hirsches et al took “Mr. Sam”, the crime czar of North America, and transformed him into a rising star of the Canadian Zionist movement.

In 1934, Sam was made chairman of the National Jewish People’s Relief Committee in Canada. By 1939, he was appointed head of Baron de Hirsch’s Jewish Colonization Association. The Canadian Pacific Corporation invited Sam to establish a refugee organization for Eastern European Jews. He became head of the Canadian Jewish Committee.  After World War II, Sam established the National Conference of Israeli and Jewish Rehabilitation.

The “legitimate” enterprises the Bronfmans moved into were inter-meshed with companies controlled by leading opium traders. Using the name of the distillery he had purchased, Sam founded Joseph E. Seagram & Sons, Inc. Despite the fact he built Seagrams with his brothers, Sam decided the business was his alone. He forced his brothers out and declared that only his sons, Edgar and Charles, would work for Seagram.

Bronfman expanded Seagram to sell in 150 countries, his operations constituting the largest liquor distribution system in world history. Wherever Seagram branches appeared on the map, they were intermeshed with narcotics runners.

Seagram acquired West Indies distilleries which would introduce Captain Morgan, Myers’s, Woods, and Trelawny labels. Seagram purchased Chivas [Regal] Mumm’s Champagne, Perrior-Jouet Champagne, Barton & Guestier, Augier Frères, Paul Masson vineyards and distribution rights to Absolut vodka.

Seagrams invested in the Alberta-based oil company, Royalite. He purchased the Frankfort Oil Company and expanded Tropicana Products with the purchase of the beverage operations of Dole Food Co.

His son, Edgar, married Ann Loeb, daughter of Loeb, Rhoades. and Co.  in 1953, bringing the Bronfmans into Wall Street.  They had five children together – Samuel, Edgar Jr., Holly, Matthew, and Adam. In 1957, Edgar became Seagram’s president.

In 1963, Seagram acquired the Texas Pacific Coal and Oil Company. Frankfort and Texas Pacific were merged to form Texas Pacific Oil Company, Inc.

In 1969, Sam was made a Knight of Grace of the Most Venerable Order of St. John of Jerusalem – Her Majesty’s official chivalric order. He won the Order of Canada – the country’s highest honor for lifetime achievement.

In 1971, at age of 81, the old murderer turned knight, Sam Bronfman died of prostate cancer. On the day of his funeral, Montreal’s airport had to be temporarily closed to regular traffic due to the arrival of so many private jets shuttling in dignitaries from around the world to pay their respects.

Edgar assumed family leadership. In 1975, Edgar  married Rita Webb who gave birth to Sara and Clare Bronfman. In 1978, Bronfman wealth was estimated to be about $7 billion [$28 billion in 2018 dollars].

Edgar became president of the World Jewish Congress in 1981 and decided that his son, Edgar Jr., would be his business successor.

Seagram purchased 15 percent interest in Time Warner Inc. for $2.2 billion.

In the mid-1990s, Bronfman, Jr. sold Seagram’s stake in DuPont receiving $11 billion. Seagram acquired 84 percent of MCA, Inc. for $5.7 billion. MCA – whose name Seagram changed to Universal Studios, Inc. – included Universal Pictures film studios, MCA Television Group,  MCA Music Entertainment Group, Universal theme parks, and Spencer Gifts.

In 1997, Seagram divested its holdings in Time Warner, ending up with a profit of $2.13 billion. Seagram then purchased USA Networks.

In 1998, Seagram sold its juice business to Pepsi for $3.3 billion.

In 2000, Edgar Jr. exchanged his family’s entire firm – booze, music labels, TV production contracts, U.S. theme parks and all – for $34 billion in stock in Vivendi, a French sewer and filtration outfit intent on transforming itself into a global entertainment conglomerate.

Edgar, Jr. was named executive vice president of Vivendi Universal. But Vivendi CEO Jean-Marie Messier did not make good on his promise to merge the two companies into a media giant. Instead, he made a number of deals that drove the share price down to a fraction of what it was when Vivendi acquired Seagram. All told, on this one deal, the Bronfman family lost about two-thirds of the fortune accumulated since Sam and his brothers’ bootlegging and murder days in the 1920s.

In 2004, Edgar Jr. trying to make a comeback put together a group of investors to buy the music operations of Time Warner Inc. Sadly, it was another boneheaded investment. The traditional industry’s survival depended on selling $20 CDs, not $1 downloads. Power shifted from retailers to fans.

Along the way, Bronfman turned down EMI’s offer to buy Warner for $31 a share. In 2011, Access Industries bought the failing Warner Music Group from Bronfman for $8.25 a share.

Most of what remained of the Bronfman family money was lost in this deal.

On December 22, 2013, Edgar Bronfman Sr. died at age 84. His personal net worth was estimated to be several billion which was divided up by his seven children and wife. Sara and Clare, who had already borrowed against their inheritance, got an estimated $250-$300-million each.

It’s hard to imagine that under Keith Raniere’s guidance, they have increased their net worth.They blew through their first trust fund before their father died.

In early 2005, they began covering Raniere’s losses in the commodities market. From January 2005 to late 2007, Raniere, trading through First Principles, Inc., a company registered in Nancy Salzman’s name, would lose close to $70 million—and the Bronfmans would cover $65.6 million of it.

By late 2007, they sunk $26.4 million into a Los Angeles real-estate project that ran amok. They also spent an estimated $50 million in lawyers on litigation against Raniere’s enemies. They have lost almost every lawsuit.

Edgar_and_Sam_Bronfman-1.jpg?resize=484% Edgar and Sam Bronfman

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It has been said that, despite their wealth, the Bronfman family were, in terms of global power, only front men. Cut-outs, whose main purpose was to provide cover for the criminal activity of those much higher up the financial food chain.

Over three generations, the Bronfmans – mainly through Edgar Jr., – lost most of their ill-gotten wealth. The comparatively small share inherited by Clare and Sara – has been spent in out-sized proportion to enable Keith Raniere to punish and hurt thousands of human beings.

In this, they are much like their grandfather, cut outs for Raniere – able to hurt others enormously with each dollar they spend.  And they foolishly squandered money like Edgar Jr. guided by the self proclaimed world’s smartest man – Keith  Raniere.

In that respect, it is a mercy, for every dollar they spend or waste is one less dollar they can use to punish other human beings.

Edgar_M_Bronfman_and_President_George_H_ Former CIA head and president George Bush with Edgar Bronfman.

 

clare-and-sara-bronfman.jpg?resize=294%2 Clare and Sara Bronfman come from a bad family. raniere-84-1.jpg?resize=276%2C300&ssl=1 Clare and Sara Bronfman’s leader –  Keith Raniere, a/k/a/ Vanguard.
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On 11/16/2020 at 11:19 PM, Macnamara said:

its called the 'spiral of intervention' and modern medicine relies on it

 

Classic example of a spiral of intervention which in this case proved fatal; they carry out an incorrect procedure which causes complications which then require a further intervention which in turn causes fresh problems which in turn require further steps be taken which leads to catastrophic outcome in an ever descending spiral of intervention:

 

 

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State Coercion

 

Things that the state have coerced us or are trying to pressure us through harassment into doing so far in the last year:

 

-Get a TV licence (we don't own a TV)

-Get multiple experimental mRNA jabs

-Get dozens of vaccines for our children

-Install wireless or hard-wired smoke alarms and heat detectors throughout our home

-Fill in a census

-Renew an airgun licence (now you can only own airguns by the leave of the government who can revoke that at anytime)

-Road tax

-Jury duty (ok juries are important but still...its one more thing...)

 

It's just one thing after another.....just constant harassment by the state who seem unable to leave people alone. Instead they seem intent on bleeding us dry for taxes on everything that they can then waste on their various 'initiatives'.  Maybe the solution here is LESS government not more....

 

 

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Debt Jubilee

 

The clip of michael hudson referenced by Cap'n Oliver, speaking on GB news recently, is posted below the clip of Neil; it's still one of the best interviews i've ever seen because it really nails the truth about the bank bailouts...great stuff from neil too!

The State is no longer working to serve us or protect our shared heritage – Neil Oliver

 

Economist Michael Hudson Explains Bank and Bankers Are Parasites And Not Part Of The Real Economy

 

 

 

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On 5/2/2022 at 5:51 PM, Macnamara said:

Integrity Initiative: A Look Into the Deep State?

Sunday, 2nd December 2018

On the attendees list, Chris Donnelly did indeed identify himself as being a Senior Fellow at the Defence Academy of the UK. Daniel Lafayeedney did not: he identified himself as representing BICOM, the Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre, a pro-Israeli advocacy organisation with very close links to the UK Conservative Party via Poju Zabludovicz, BICOM’s founder and former chairman, who funded David Cameron’s Tory leadership campaign, as well as former BICOM board member Trevor Pears who also made donations to David Cameron and to Tory constituency offices in the run up to elections.

https://www.ukcolumn.org/article/integrity-initiative-look-deep-state

 

Leaked emails expose Paul Mason’s collusion with senior British intelligence agent

Kit Klarenberg·June 13, 2022
  • In leaked emails, celebrity journalist Paul Mason plots extensively with Andy Pryce of the UK Foreign Office Counter Disinformation and Media Development unit.
  • Pryce’s Counter Disinformation unit has been cloaked behind a veil of near-total secrecy since its inception. 
  • Mason and Pryce sketched a blueprint for an information warfare outfit funded “through cut-outs” and modeled after the notorious Integrity Initiative.
  • Mason pitched a “Putin Proxy Watch” project guided by “info war experts” to attack “bad actors” in the UK.
  • Mason calls for suspending UK libel law to smear targets, special effects-driven project to sensationalize Russian atrocities.
  • Researcher Emma Briant advised Mason on his leftist target list, proposing adding independent outlet Declassified UK.
  • Mason proposed astroturfed “black and Asian voices” project to push back on Black and brown critics of Ukraine proxy war.
  • Mason revealed his participation in upcoming BBC assault on Stop The War Coalition. 

On June 7th, The Grayzone revealed how British journalist Paul Mason planned to wage all-out war on anti-imperialist and left-wing academics, activists, campaign groups, independent journalists and media sites – and particularly this outlet.

Since the conflict in Ukraine erupted, Mason has aggressively assailed any prominent figure calling for a diplomatic resolution or opposing NATO escalation, authoring columns advocating for government censorship of facts and viewpoints he perceives to be insufficiently anti-Kremlin, and demanding “state action” against media personalities that oppose NATO expansion.

Since The Grayzone revealed that Mason has also been operating through covert channels to sabotage his leftist targets, a question lingers: is the British celebrity journalist purely a freelancer, building a clandestine informal coalition of fellow travelers to undermine and ostracize his perceived enemies on his own initiative, or are his activities influenced by shadowy state actors?

An answer lies in leaked private communications between Mason and Amil Khan, chief of intelligence contractor Valent Projects, in which the pair propose individuals to invite to an anti-Grayzone summit, where this outlet’s “relentless deplatforming” and a “full nuclear legal” assault to “to squeeze [it] financially” was to be plotted.

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In the email, Mason can be seen asking Khan to invite a “friend” from the Foreign Office, who “may be the same as my friend” within the department. He clearly did not want to name his friend “without permission.” Such obfuscation implies his government contact’s role – and thus their identity – is top secret, to the extent it must be protected by default even from an intelligence agency-adjacent, veteran government psy-ops contractor like Khan, who maintains links with the National Security Council.

In his correspondences with Emma Briant, a self-styled academic propaganda expert, Mason is far less guarded. On April 7th, he shared his elaborate “networks of influence” map with Briant, cautioning that “obviously this is confidential.” He added that he “offered it to Andy but he’s not getting back to me.”

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Mason was referring to Andy Pryce, the head of the British Foreign Office’s Counter Disinformation and Media Development (CDMD) unit, which was founded in April 2016 to “counter-strike against Russian propaganda.” In 2020, he moved to London’s Mission to the EU (UKREP), to serve as its its Head of Public Diplomacy. It seems likely he now serves in the Foreign Office’s newly-founded Counter Disinformation Unit – an apparent rebrand of the CDMD.

Little information about Pryce is publicly available, and the CDMD has been similarly cloaked behind a veil of almost total secrecy for much of its existence. In fact, the presence of the shadowy unit within the UK Foreign Office was not public until two years after its launch. Subsequent Freedom of Information requests seeking clarity on the nature and scope of the CDMD’s role, and even its staff size, were denied on the grounds of national security.

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This informational deficit is understandable given that CDMD is staffed by intelligence operatives. Under Britain’s “Fusion Doctrine,” a merging of all government “levers” to enhance London’s economic, security, and political objectives, spying agencies are given chief responsibility for identifying and battling “disinformation.”

It was not until December 2018 that the CDMD was discussed in the open by British officials. For the first time, the UK government acknowledged the unit was effectively run out of the National Security Council, a veritable den of spooks. Its program summary for 2020-21 shows important data relating to its budget has been redacted on the basis of “national security.”

The official parliamentary disclosures of the CDMD’s existence were triggered by the 2018 leak of incriminating files related to Integrity Initiative, a cloak-and-dagger Foreign Office information warfare operation staffed by former military and intelligence professionals. Pryce featured prominently in documents related to this operation.

Those files showed Integrity Initiative maintained clandestine “clusters” throughout Europe and North America, covert networks of journalists, academics, pundits, politicians and security officials, through which ceaseless black propaganda about enemy states such as China and Russia, and individuals including then-Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, could be spread with damaging real-world effects.

The organization and individuals connected to the Integrity Initiative were overly fond of the phrase “useful idiots,” liberally applying the Cold War sobriquet to anyone attracting their Foreign Office-funded ire. Their targets included Corbyn, left-wing politicians, anti-war activists, independent media outlets, White Helmets critics, Scottish nationalists, and those skeptical of official narratives around events such as MH17’s downing and the Salisbury incident.

It is therefore chilling that many of these same elements appear in Mason’s manic “mind map” of his enemies on the UK left, which can be seen below. Even more disturbing is the likelihood that such smears might spell out intended targets in the working blueprint for a malicious information warfare operation.

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Pryce and Mason sketch blueprints for Integrity Initiative 2.0

On March 5th of this year, Andy Pryce emailed Paul Mason with a bare outline of a proposal for an astroturfed civil society organization that would serve as “the major, forward leaning player in the information war.” Inspired by a “Ukrainian friend and colleague,” the UK Foreign Office hand branded his project the “International Information Brigade ” (IBB). 

Two days earlier, Pryce boasted of engineering YouTube’s recent ban on “Russian stuff.” Ministers have confirmed the Counter Disinformation Unit (CDU) where Pryce is likely posted was responsible for the ban, and added that it was “working closely” with social media platforms to ensure the rapid removal of “disinformation and coordinated inauthentic or manipulated behaviour.”

The CDU is staffed by Foreign Office and Ministry of Defence “experts in assessment and analysis, disinformation, and behaviour and attitudinal change.”

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Pryce maintains multiple high-level contacts in Kiev. Integrity Initiative had an intense interest in the country, where it maintained intimate ties with the armed forces and intelligence services, and worked closely with organizations and media outlets fomenting hatred of ethnic Russian minorities and encouraging Holocaust revisionism. These outfits include StopFake, which has previously received significant Foreign Office financing.

In a March email to Mason, Pryce wrote that IIB would maintain “contacts into government [but] not [be] controlled by government,” and be “the beneficiary of intelligence but also help guide governments [and] funded by a collective from like minded Western countries – perhaps through cut outs.”

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Mason was intrigued by the proposal, asking if its existence would be public, and if so, “would it be high profile or white label?” Either way, he warned it would become a “target,” and advised that a “matrioshka approach,” or Russian nesting doll-style masking strategy, be adopted. If the “real” IIB “was a private core of committed people,” he advised Pryce, “you could be far more effective.”

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In subsequent exchanges, Mason reiterated his caution, declaring “the core/periphery has to be done right otherwise you end up with the same problem as Statecraft” – a reference to the Institute for Statecraft, Integrity Initiative’s parent “charity.”

“The opposition are not stupid, they can spot an info op – so the more this is designed to be organic the better,” Mason added.

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Still, the journalist’s imagination was clearly running wild at the prospect of IIB’s creation, particularly given it would be able to do things “media and organic networks could not.”

Examples he cited included “pixelated use of prisoner videos,” which mainstream news outlets typically refrain from showing, and which the Red Cross urges against. Mason also proposed “doxxing” Russian social media personalities, releasing the names and personal data of Russian military and intelligence officials, publishing data scraped from their Facebook profiles. Finally, he pitched a malicious project called “Putin Proxy Watch”, which would track “the memes, themes and talking points from their source to bad actors” in Britain.

“Everything would have to be effects based – and guided by infowar experts,” Mason salivated. “One of the biggest problems will be the libel laws, which I would argue should be suspended for foreign agents.”

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Mason’s sinister spider’s web of perceived Kremlin assets clearly demonstrates that he views much of the British left to be witting or unwitting purveyors or consumers of Russian disinformation. Thus, his “Putin Proxy Watch” would almost inevitably amount to routine defamation of innocent people as treasonous fifth columnists – simply because they expressed the “wrong” opinion on matters of war and peace.

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Emma Briant defames Declassified UK as ‘important element’ of Russian influence network

Mason reinforced the paranoid quality of his map of the UK left in communications with Emma Briant, an academic propaganda and disinformation researcher. 

In response to Mason’s previously mentioned April 7th email, Briant expressed surprise that Declassified UK, an independent media outlet founded by British historian Mark Curtis and investigative journalist Matt Kennard, was missing from the target list.

“Maybe they aren’t obvious to place,” she speculated.

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Mason countered, saying he could not decide whether Declassified UK was “pernicious,” as he did not “see them regularly quoted by the bad actors.” 

He added, however, that British media outlet openDemocracy represented “people not to trust,” on the basis its contributors “have been remarkably not interested in the Ukraine war,” and “a lot of the people they have writing for them are peace types.”

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Briant went on to express her view that while “some” Declassified UK journalists were “not bad,” and note the outlet had “put out an important statement against Russian invasion of Ukraine,” other reporters were “long term involved in defending Russia and pushing its line on Syria” and therefore represented enemies within.

“They are close to Wikileaks and it’s [sic] nexus, it’s been pushing the ‘Russiagate’ stuff, trolling Carole and discouraging people from reading the Guardian…which is an important dimension of this [emphasis added],” she fulminated in an April 8, 2022 email.

It is unclear precisely who those “others” were, or how they had in any way furthered the Kremlin’s propaganda line. Over the years, Declassified UK has published numerous articles critical of the governments of Syria and Russia, and has consistently condemned Moscow’s actions in Ukraine. Neither the website’s output nor any of its contributors could conceivably be accused of the mildest Kremlin sympathies, nor even being unconscious components of a “pro-Russia network” in Britain, no matter how small.

But by publishing substantive challenges to the slanted and misleading reporting of the Guardian’s Russia-obsessed correspondent Carole Cadwalladr, Declassified apparently wound itself up on the enemies list of one of Mason’s key allies. 

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Mason pitches Soros funding appeal, disses Greece’s Syriza

In the April 8 email (see above), Mason and Briant also discussed how to solicit funding from the Open Society Foundations (OSF) of liberal oligarch George Soros. In 1991, the Washington Post placed Soros at the heart of a network of “overt operators” which assisted the CIA and intel fronts like the National Endowment for Democracy in carrying out “spyless coups” in the former Soviet sphere. Indeed, the billionaire’s foundation was an obvious example of the kind of funding “cut out” suggested by Pryce.

British intelligence specializes in the tactic of cut-outs. In April 2021, following the closure of the controversial Quilliam Foundation “anti-extremism” think tank, journalist Ian Cobain revealed how the organization’s budget publicly appeared to flow from a “Middle Eastern benefactor,” but was in reality “channeled” by MI6. A decision to eventually grant overt government funding to Quilliam was later judged to be a huge mistake, compromising its legitimacy from day one.

“Should have run it from within the agencies. They do this sort of stuff all the time. And you never find out,” an intelligence source told Cobain.

Mason said he had intended to ask openDemocracy co-founder Mary Fitzgerald about routes to securing OSF “resources,” but then recalled she was a close friend of Greek economist and statesman Yanis Varoufakis, formerly of the left-wing Syriza. Why this deterred Mason is anyone’s guess, particularly given he at one point claimed to champion Syriza. 

 

Still determined to solicit OSF sponsorship, he asked whether Briant knew anyone else they could approach.

Mason targets leftists branding Ukraine “racist,” clamors for “Black and Asian voices to support Ukraine”

Evidently, Mason’s intelligence-driven crusade against the left knows no limits. In his mind, it seems that anyone failing to toe the establishment line is a legitimate target for censorship and smearing. His feverish state of mind was on full display in an email to Andy Pryce, dated March 2nd, in which Mason melted down about Twitter influencers pointing out the racial double standards in Western pro-Ukraine hoopla. 

Included in Mason’s email are screen-grabs of tweets by renowned pro-Palestinian musician Lowkey, journalist Matt Kennard, British-Bolivian journalist Ollie Vargas, and Black Alliance for Peace, among others.

Mason went on to detail a multi-part conspiracy theory of how such an idea could proliferate, and asked Pryce, “how to respond?” before spitballing a few potential resolutions.

“Black and Asian voices to support Ukraine outright – not just talking about refugee issues,” Mason demanded. “Map and verify the origins of the meme and the involvement of proxies like Ollie Vargas. Punch back with facts and arguments?”

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Ollie Vargas, a correspondent for the Bolivia-based Kawsachun News, responded indignantly to Mason’s characterization of him as a “proxy.” 

“My work is 100% focussed on Latin America,” Vargas commented to The Grayzone, “ and I’ve only ever made a few passing comments on Russia/Ukraine, and only when the conflict first broke out. It’s yet another sign of Mason’s dangerously paranoid mind that he thinks I’m a ‘proxy’ for anyone involved in an issue that has nothing to do with my work or personal life. Fortunately, I live in a country outside the reach of the intelligence services he seems so keen to mobilize against those he disagrees with.”

Based on other communications, “facts and arguments” are clearly not on Mason’s agenda. In fact, his coping mechanism for dealing with each and every detractor that comes his way is apparently to urge state operatives to silence them.

Mason claims part in Finland’s NATO application, previews BBC assault on Stop The War

Numerous emails viewed by The Grayzone consist of discussions between Paul Mason and Andy Pryce about meeting up at London pubs to “operationalise stuff” and plot against their shared leftist enemies.

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One such communication, dated May 12 and sent to Pryce under the subject line, “Catch up!” reads like a greatest hits of Mason’s recent activities and accomplishments.

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In the email, Mason celebrated the failure of the “Stalinist left” to disrupt the political momentum for massive arms shipments to Ukraine, while simultaneously predicting that “the gas goes off and the food goes short” as a direct result of the war’s escalation.

He then boasted to Pryce that he’d had “a bit to do with” Finland’s NATO application, claiming he was “working on a ‘left’ shadow Strategic Concept that is hawkish on military, but defensive only on geopolitics and nukes.”

Mason also mentioned that Amil Khan and himself were “trying to put together a complaint against Grayzone, that might trigger some investigations on the official side into their funding.”

Next, Mason highlighted his participation in a production by BBC producer Chloe Hadjimatheou on the “disinfo tactics” of the Stop The War Coalition, a prominent British grassroots antiwar organization connected to the Socialist Workers’ Party.

Led by Hadjimatheou, the BBC released a radio program this June which claimed to track how “academics, journalists and celebrities have shared misinformation in their attempts to raise questions about the official narrative” of the Ukraine conflict. 

This may explain @paulmasonnews participation in the @BBCRadio4 hit job on two academics. He conspired with @chloehadj to introduce a right wing attempt at academic cancel culture.

If academics are being targeted, as Mason freely admits, we're well on the road to fascism. https://t.co/CDVaC49W1J

— Helen Pen (@quiscustodis) June 8, 2022

 

In reality, the BBC’s Hadjimatheou presided over a 30 minute-long smear of Edinburgh university academic Tim Hayward and Justin Schlosberg, a media researcher at London’s Birkbeck University, to the point that the latter is considering legal action. It would be entirely unsurprising if the network’s attack piece represented the International Information Brigade’s first broadside in the public sphere.

As subsequent investigations will show, the Mason’s fingerprints – as well as those of British intelligence – were all over the BBC’s assault on dissident academics.

Update: We have clarified this article to reflect Andy Pryce’s new posting at London’s Mission to the EU (UKREP), where he serves as its its Head of Public Diplomacy. It seems likely Pryce also serves in the Foreign Office’s newly-founded Counter Disinformation Unit.

https://thegrayzone.com/2022/06/13/paul-masons-collusion-british-intelligence-agent/

 
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Strategy of tension

 

A strategy of tension is when state forces allow conflict to occur so that they can create a belief in the public in the need for greater dependency on the state. This has sometimes involved intelligence forces allowing both left and right wing extremists to carry out terrorist actions such as the bombing of the train in bologna.

 

Arguably the current crisis in ukraine could be seen as a strategy of tension as the western intelligence agencies have brought about this conflict out of which they hope to expand their global state.

 

The nazi units in Ukraine have roots going back to operation gladio which was the creation of 'stay behind armies' by the CIA that were aimed at carrying out military actions against the soviet union. It has been argued that those 'secret armies' which had been provided with training and weapons caches were in fact used to carry out the very terrorist strikes that were then blamed on certain groups as part of a strategy of tension.

 

Explosive Report Confirms Expansive CIA 'Stealth Network' Of Spies & Commandos Inside Ukraine

by Tyler Durden
Monday, Jun 27, 2022 - 12:00 AM

A fresh New York Times report has confirmed what many already suspected - that the CIA is still very active inside Ukraine - especially with training as well coordinating weapons among its Ukrainian allies. The Times report details "a stealthy network of commandos and spies rushing to provide weapons, intelligence and training," based on US and European intelligence officials with knowledge of the operations. The report says Ukrainian forces are reliant on this Western clandestine network "more than ever" while outgunned by the Russians.

This comes months after investigative journalist Zach Dorfman's bombshell expose in Yahoo News which detailed how a prior 8-year long CIA covert program to train Ukrainian fighters helped provoke the Russian invasion. The only question that remained after that March report was the extent to which the CIA was still active in the ongoing fight against the invading Russians.

The new Times reporting confirms that the US program is not only active and ongoing, but appears larger in scale than previously thought given the CIA's close cooperation with the Ukrainians is happening both inside and outside the country, across multiple locations.

"Much of this work happens outside Ukraine, at bases in Germany, France and Britain, for example. But even as the Biden administration has declared it will not deploy American troops to Ukraine, some C.I.A. personnel have continued to operate in the country secretly, mostly in the capital, Kyiv, directing much of the vast amounts of intelligence the United States is sharing with Ukrainian forces, according to current and former officials," the report indicates.

It appears much the CIA's work in Ukraine is centered on coordinating intelligence with local intel services and counterparts. "Few other details have emerged about what the C.I.A. personnel or the commandos are doing, but their presence in the country — on top of the diplomatic staff members who returned after Russia gave up its siege of Kyiv — hints at the scale of the secretive effort to assist Ukraine that is underway and the risks that Washington and its allies are taking," NY Times continues.

Over the weekend, Canada also has been reported to have special operations troops inside Ukraine. This was reported months ago, but with a separate NYT report offering further confirmation. "Both CTV and Global News reported in late January that Canadian special forces had been sent to Ukraine, but National Defence did not comment on that deployment," Ottawa Citizen writes Sunday. Back in January, a full two months before the invasion, Yahoo News disclosed the following:

The CIA is overseeing a secret intensive training program in the U.S. for elite Ukrainian special operations forces and other intelligence personnel, according to five former intelligence and national security officials familiar with the initiative. The program, which started in 2015, is based at an undisclosed facility in the Southern U.S., according to some of those officials.

The CIA-trained forces could soon play a critical role on Ukraine’s eastern border, where Russian troops have massed in what many fear is preparation for an invasion. The U.S. and Russia started security talks earlier this week in Geneva but have failed thus far to reach any concrete agreement.

While the covert program, run by paramilitaries working for the CIA’s Ground Branch — now officially known as Ground Department — was established by the Obama administration after Russia’s invasion and annexation of Crimea in 2014, and expanded under the Trump administration, the Biden administration has further augmented it, said a former senior intelligence official in touch with colleagues in government.

These details further seems to authenticate those voices which have been insisting NATO and Russia are in fact waging a proxy war inside Ukraine, a label which Biden administration officials have previously sought to deny and downplay.

New York Times: The CIA has no idea what's happening on the ground in Ukraine.
New York Times, 17 days later: Ukraine is full of CIA personnel. pic.twitter.com/zlea6upOWm

— Caitlin Johnstone ⏳ (@caitoz) June 25, 2022

Writes NY Times further of the international nature of Ukraine's on-the-ground assistance, "At the same time, a few dozen commandos from other NATO countries, including Britain, France, Canada and Lithuania, also have been working inside Ukraine."

But the report adds the caveat that "The United States withdrew its own 150 military instructors before the war began in February, but commandos from these allies either remained or have gone in and out of the country since then, training and advising Ukrainian troops and providing an on-the-ground conduit for weapons and other aid, three U.S. officials said."

This strongly suggests the very scenario that many long suspected: that CIA operations which had gone on for eight years in Ukraine didn't wind down or cease upon the Feb.24 start of the Russian invasion, but only increased and were ramped up. Of course, the same goes for the Pentagon's special operations presence inside the country and along its Western borders, particularly in Poland.

On Sunday, the Kremlin underscored angrily that even as such clandestine programs are made public via deliberate "leaks" to the media, Washington has refused to answer simple questions regarding Western operatives and mercenaries inside Ukraine - also after a couple of American fighters were recently captured.

So the NYT confirms that CIA and NATO “boots on the ground” have been in Ukraine all along, but two months ago you were a totally unhinged disinformation agent if you suspected this

— Michael Tracey (@mtracey) June 26, 2022

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Sunday:

"As [Russian Ambassador to London Andrey] Kelin said, they [Western countries] are writing some provocative, boorish things. They don’t want to answer the question we ask about their activities."

She charged the West with only seeking to perpetuate the conflict, saying, "They are sparing no effort so that the conflict in Ukraine continued as long as possible. We remember what US 43rd President George Bush Jr said: Ukraine’s mission is to kill as many Russians as possible.... They have endowed Ukraine and the Kiev regime with this duty.

"They are using (Ukraine - TASS) as an instrument and the entire logistics are centered round that - weapons supplies, sending people, anything to keep the conflict burning, as [UK Prime Minister] Boris Johnson told [French President Emmanuel] Macron today, to prevent the settlement of this situation. Otherwise, their plan will fail," Zakharova said according to TASS.

https://www.zerohedge.com/geopolitical/explosive-report-confirms-expansive-cia-stealth-network-spies-commandos-inside-ukraine

 

Putin's Invasion of Ukraine Salon | Ray McGovern, John Mearsheimer

 

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Police Report Proves Plainclothes Electronic Surveillance Unit Members Were Embedded Among Jan. 6 Protesters

As I told you, January 6 was a Democrat/FBI orchestration

https://www.theepochtimes.com/exclusive-police-report-proves-plainclothes-electronic-surveillance-unit-members-were-embedded-among-jan-6-protesters_4527036.html?utm_source=Morningbrief-ai&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=mb-2022-06-24-ai&est=%2Bs3%2BFT2AUbZ1WdumvvCcgPhoKipXaMAm9B%2Fq8O5yFdkj9DE3Oz9UeA%3D%3D

Senate Sergeant-At-Arms During Jan. 6 Found Dead; Had Suggested ‘Professional Agitators’ Were To Blame

Jun 28, 2022   DailyWire.com

The man who served as sergeant-at-arms for the U.S. Senate during the January 6 riot and later suggested that “professional agitators” might be to blame for the incident has been found dead, according to reports

Michael Stenger’s death comes amid the House of Representatives’ investigation of the riot at the U.S. Capitol last year. No cause of death was given for Stenger, a 35-year veteran of the Secret Service and a former U.S. Marine.

https://www.dailywire.com/news/senate-sergeant-at-arms-during-jan-6-found-dead-had-suggested-professional-agitators-were-to-blame

 
 
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America Was Wrong About Ethanol - Study Shows

 

 

 

From the ickes headlines today:

The real (and secret) reason why gas prices are high! WARNING-Must watch til the end…WE ARE IN DEEP TROUBLE

https://vaccineliberationarmy.com/articles-breaking-news/the-real-and-secret-reason-why-gas-prices-are-high-warning-must-watch-til-the-end-we-are-in-deep-trouble/

 

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The Clash of Civilisations

 

In order to build their third temple in jerusalem the freemasons must first remove the al aqsa mosque from temple mount as it sits where the temple would be built. Possible ways to achieve this would be to carry out a missile strike on it that is then blamed on hezbollah or some other group or alternatively they could undermine the building and blame its collapse on earthquake tremors. Of course this would precipitate a response from muslim nations like iran that would see such a move as a direct assault on their religion. This would create a conflict in the middle east that would drag in major powers like the US and russia who are already butting heads in Ukraine:

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Warns Israeli Excavations Could Cause the Collapse of Al-Aqsa Mosque

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian territories, Mohammad Hussein, warned on Monday that the ongoing excavations carried out by the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA) and Elad settlement group near and under the foundations of Al-Aqsa Mosque could lead to its collapse, the official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

The Mufti said the IAA and Elad, working together in the same area, were removing soil, opening holes adjacent to the southern wall of the Mosque, and clearing the paths under it, which would lead to the weakening of the foundations of Al-Aqsa Mosque and eventually its collapse.

Hamas has called for urgent action to protect Al-Aqsa Mosque from the isr*eli excavations that are endangering its foundations. pic.twitter.com/hZpKWysOxg

— Sara Rey (@SaraReyi) June 25, 2022

 

He added that these excavations are continuing and did not stop, but were recently increased to include multiple places at the same time, which warns of imminent danger to the holy Al-Aqsa Mosque and the buildings adjacent to it.

At the same time, the Mufti condemned Israeli plans to register ownership of property in the vicinity of the Old City of Jerusalem and Al-Aqsa Mosque in the name of Jewish settlers.

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem semitic Palestinian Mohammed Muhsen warns of collapse of Al-Aqsa Mosque due to continuous ‘israeli’ occupation “excavations” beneath its foundations.This is intentionally done to topple it from within.#AlAqsaUnderAttack #AlAqsa #FreePalestine #Palestine pic.twitter.com/sMRLkIjkaG

— Crescent Heart (@ehab_judeh) June 27, 2022

 

He called for an immediate end to the excavations, and to restrain the Israeli occupation from its blatant measures practiced against Al-Aqsa Mosque.

https://www.palestinechronicle.com/grand-mufti-of-jerusalem-warns-israeli-excavations-could-cause-the-collapse-of-al-aqsa-mosque/

 

 

 

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The Great Replacement Part 2

 

Time for some caveats! Yes whenever you discuss these matters you have to first put in some caveats such as 'i'm not a racist' or 'i'm not a nazi!' etc: very tedious that in order to have an adult discussion about things that are observably true you have to first do this ridiculous little virtue dance but here it goes...

 

Well i can flat out say that i am not a nazi as i am against collectivism and i am for individual freedom so i am politically opposed to nationalist socialism in the same way i am against state-socialism.

 

caveat number 2: the 'great replacement' theory is often described by the corporate media as a 'right wing conspiracy theory' and i can honestly say that i am not involved with any right wing groups nor have i voted for any right wing parties and the only political actions i have been involved in (in my youth) were left wing politics. The corporate media uses these labels to try and marginalise and silence anyone who questions what their overlords are doing.

 

With the 'racism' accusation that gets thrown at people who question unchecked immigration i would say that I am not against all immigration. I have had immigrant friends and lovers. I have liked many immigrants i have met. Also british people are a mixture of various peoples so I'm not some pureblood (not referring to covid jab here!) advocate either. I think that some movement of people is a natural and even a healthy thing. Also some people will fall in love with people from other places and i'm not going to stand in the way of love nor is it any of my damn business who people spend their time with. Some anarchists and libertarians would also say that if we are going to be purists about individual freedom then we also need to be free to move which i agree with in principle but i would say that for me this is a mitigated thing with nuances which i will try and explain.

 

So what i'm talking about here when i question MASS immigration is a deliberate move on the part of the central controllers to remould whole societies and i want to discuss the implications of that as well as connect up some dots to show how covid jabs, economic meltdowns and mass immigration are all linked.

 

For some non white people they may cheer unchecked immigration into the west as they may wish for their environment to become less white but i would argue that they should pause to consider that the same people pushing this whole covid scamdemic are the same people who are behind the great replacement and if you think those people are doing all these things for the good of workers (of all skin colours) then i have some prime swamp land to sell you!!

 

What i want to discuss is where the central controllers intend to take us and then for us to consider, as individuals, if we agree with that vision and if we don't then to consider if there are things about this place we live in that would be bad to lose through the watering down process that mass immigration has culturally on a society for example the tradition of COMMON LAW in britain which protects the individual rights of all people of all skin colours. That is most definately under attack from the globalist collectivists as they want everyone to believe that there are no objective rights that are yours as inalienable rights. They want to DECIDE what rights you have through the statute laws that THEY make and of course this would allow them to do anything they damn well please to you including imprisoning you, force jabbing you with things that will kill you and gagging you. They also want to remove jury trials which means that they can place one of their people as a 'judge' to pass judgment on you and they can have their judge say anything they damn well please because there would be no check and balance on that judges power. A jury of your peers on the other hand can challenge the power of the state.

 

STEPHEN GLOVER: There's a huge new migrant issue unfolding. So why isn't there any real debate about THIS one?

By Stephen Glover for the Daily Mail

Published: 01:13 BST, 30 June 2022 | Updated: 02:02 BST, 30 June 2022

Some extraordinary figures about population growth were published on Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics, though they attracted very little comment from the BBC or much of the mainstream media.

Between 2011 and 2021, the population of England and Wales grew by a staggering 3.5 million, or about 6.6 per cent. Since during this period net migration was usually running at over 200,000 a year, and occasionally at more than 300,000, the main cause of the rapid expansion isn't hard to fathom.

Most of the population growth took place in the South-East, parts of London (up 22.1 per cent in Tower Hamlets, though there was a 9.6 per cent decline in Kensington and Chelsea) and Eastern England, where it rose by a whopping 8.3 per cent.

Imagine a city the size of Nottingham. Then one as big as Bristol. Add Birmingham. Then Manchester and Liverpool. Pop in Sheffield while you are at it. The combined population of these great cities roughly equates to the increase in the population of England and Wales that has taken place during a mere ten years.

Is it any wonder that vast tracts of the country, particularly in the already congested South and East, are being built and Tarmac-ed over to accommodate a surge in population growth, most of it driven by immigration?

Should we be surprised by the dire shortage of houses when, according to the excellent MigrationWatch whose forensic analysis is unparalleled, at least half the demand for new homes is accounted for by immigration?

Nor need we look very far to explain the pressure on schools, hospitals and GP surgeries which millions of us have experienced first-hand in most parts of the country. The decade that saw a population increase of 6.6 per cent was also a decade of austerity and government cutbacks.

Some people may say that I am referring to the pre-Brexit past. One of the main purposes of leaving the European Union was to get back control of our borders so that immigration could be regulated and controlled.

Yes, we have indeed 'taken back control'. The Government is in charge of our borders. But although there are no authoritative up-to-date figures, partly due to the pandemic, it is possible, if not likely, that immigration is running at near record levels.

In the year ending June 2021, net migration — i.e. the difference between those leaving the country and those arriving — was 239,000. That number was probably slightly limited by the effects of Covid. Nevertheless, it was still higher than the net migration figure for 2012 or 2013.

We won't know the Office for National Statistics net migration figure for the 12 months ending June 2022 until later in the year, but it is a fair bet that it will be considerably higher than that of a year ago.

According to separate Home Office statistics, visas were handed out in profusion in 2021 — 432,279 for students, 280,776 for family visas and 239,987 for work. Overall, EU migration has declined sharply as a proportion of the whole since Brexit, while non-EU migration has risen very significantly.

What strikes me as odd is that there has been almost no public discussion about apparently soaring levels of legal immigration, given that before the EU referendum in 2016 there was so much agonising over the issue.

By contrast, the Government is very exercised about the number of asylum seekers crossing the Channel in small boats, and plans to send some of them to Rwanda if it is able to face down the interfering European Court of Human Rights, and persuade our own judges that it is not inhumane to transport them.

The Government is, of course, right to be concerned by cross-Channel migration. The numbers are by no means insignificant: 28,526 people are known to have crossed in small boats last year, and there could be as many as 50,000 this year.

Moreover, this is an evil trade orchestrated by ruthless people-smugglers who, by putting asylum seekers in unseaworthy boats, expose them to the risk of capsizing and drowning.

So it is a big issue. The wonder, though, is that so much time and energy are spent debating about asylum seekers while few people have noticed the growing numbers of legal migrants that are arriving in this country.

These are certain to put further pressure on our already crumbling public services, as well as housing, where the Government seems unlikely to meet its manifesto target of building an additional 300,000 homes a year by the mid-2020s.

I naturally don't dispute that there are labour shortages which foreign, increasingly non-EU, workers are happy to fill. Despite some Remainer-inspired propaganda, under the Government's new points-based system it is easy for employers to recruit workers abroad for jobs that are relatively poorly paid.

Meanwhile, our universities, some of which are extremely mediocre, are doing their utmost to attract as many foreign students as possible, more than a quarter of whom are Chinese.

The business model of these reputed centres of learning relies on their attracting many thousands of students from abroad. Believe it or not, about 30 per cent of students at one university, namely Liverpool, are Chinese.

But what may be good for businesses happy to recruit industrious foreign workers, or for universities dependent on students from abroad, is not necessarily in the best interests of our already overcrowded island.

In many parts of England, people are fed up with overstretched, underfunded public services, and they don't want to see further swathes of their neighbourhoods concreted over.

In particular, the Government has seemingly given up on people who, while not officially categorised as being unemployed despite often receiving welfare payments, could be encouraged back into the labour market through a judicious combination of carrot and stick. There are reckoned to be several million of them.

But it is much easier for employers to dip into the limitless pool of ambitious and industrious workers who will cheerfully cross the world for a decent, though not necessarily very well-paid, job than it is to attract the long-term underemployed.

Four days after the June 2016 referendum, a prominent politician doubted in his newspaper column whether 'those who voted Leave were mainly driven by anxieties about immigration'. It was, of course, Boris Johnson.

If he was attempting to play down the importance to many Leave voters of regaining control of our own borders, I fear that he was much mistaken, possibly fatally so.

Would it be too cynical to suggest that the Government welcomes the kind of displacement that is taking place? People are encouraged to believe that it is grappling with the problem of the Channel crossings while it is, in fact, ignoring the more alarming wider picture.

The Government may be able to get away with it for a while, but sooner or later what is really happening will begin to sink in. If net migration exceeds pre-Brexit levels over the next few years, as it seems on course to do, there may be hell to pay with voters.

Many of them will reasonably ask: what was the point of taking back control if we end up with something worse than we had before?

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/debate/article-10967425/STEPHEN-GLOVER-Theres-huge-new-migrant-issue-unfolding-isnt-debate-it.html

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The Biggest Scam In The History Of Mankind - Hidden Secrets of Money Ep 4

 

Aaron Russo's America: Freedom to Fascism Director's Cut

how the federal reserve and IRS, in breach of the constitution, screw the american people

https://odysee.com/@EduardoCorrochio:4/FreedomtoFascism:df

I loved this, I remember seeing it a while ago. However, watching it again, the thing that stood out for me this time round, whocj was obviously not so significant at the time, but is very significant now was the voting machines. Shit me, this has been going on far longer than I thought but that admission Infront of Congress was mind-blowing. 

 

(I'm paraphrasing here)

 

"Sir, is there a piece of software that can change votes in anyway you want that is undetectable?"

 

"Yes"

 

"How do you know?"

 

"Because I've previously written a piece of software for such and such senator that does exactly that."

 

"And how could this be detected?"

 

"It can't"

 

"At all?"

 

"Well, it would either be by tracing the source code or physical counting of the actual votes."

 

Wow! Fuckin wow! It absolutely amazes me how we have come this far for this issue to not be raised again unti 2020. Absolutely crazy and I'm shocked I didn't remember this from watching it. Truly amazing. Thanks for the post @Macnamara

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Drones above Britain

 

I saw this article in the daily mail this week about a drone superhighway being created above England and it is pitched by the paper in a matter of fact way as if this is a totally normal thing with absolutely no exploration of WHY drones are being used in the skies above our heads.

 

We know that drones can be used to spy on people, we know that drones can be used to hunt and kill people and we know that drones can be used to beam down wifi microwave radiation to help them build their 'cloud'. We also know that they want us to hold all of our data on 'the cloud' instead of on hard drives and that anyone with the know-how can pluck anyones data out of the cloud because the cloud is not secure.

 

When was the british public consulted about this? When did we get to vote on this? Where is the outrage?

World's longest 'drone superhighway' gets the green light! UK government approves 165-mile long network connecting the Midlands with the Southeast

  • The government has approved plans for a 165-mile long superhighway network
  • It will connect Reading, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Coventry and Rugby 
  • Ground-based sensors will be installed that can guide drones along 'corridors' 
  • Detect and avoid technology will prevent collisions between the flying vehicles

By Fiona Jackson For Mailonline

Published: 19:01 EDT, 17 July 2022 | Updated: 08:49 EDT, 18 July 2022

While a 'drone superhighway' may sound like the stuff of science fiction, the green light has been given for one to be developed in the UK.

The 165 mile (265 km) long superhighway network, dubbed Project Skyway, has today been given the go-ahead from the government.

It will involve a number of ground-based sensors being installed which will guide the connected drones safely through 'corridors' to their destinations.

The network will connect airspace above cities including Reading, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Coventry, and Rugby.

The plans were proposed by a consortium led by software provider Altitude Angel alongside BT.

The group hopes the superhighway will 'unlock the huge potential offered by unmanned aerial vehicles.'

It remains unclear how much the network will cost to be set up, but the team aim to have the full superhighway in place by June 2024.

A consortium led by software provider Altitude Angel has been given the green light for a 165-mile-long superhighway network dubbed Project Skyway, connecting airspace above cities including Reading, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Coventry, and Rugby
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A consortium led by software provider Altitude Angel has been given the green light for a 165-mile-long superhighway network dubbed Project Skyway, connecting airspace above cities including Reading, Oxford, Milton Keynes, Cambridge, Coventry, and Rugby

To cover the 165 miles of superhighway, Altitude Angel willl need 29 Arrow Towers – the technology which allows the flights to operate safely and securely in unrestricted airspace
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To cover the 165 miles of superhighway, Altitude Angel willl need 29 Arrow Towers – the technology which allows the flights to operate safely and securely in unrestricted airspace

Detect and avoid technology  

The drone superhighway will use Altitude Angel's detect and avoid (DAA) technology to prevent collisions between the flying vehicles.

This technology was developed back in 2020 in a five-mile flight corridor just south of Reading.

It feeds automated instructions to the unmanned drones to keep them away from others or change path if they're in danger of crashing. 

DAA only requires basic technical integrations and does not require specialist hardware on-board the drone, meaning it an be utilised by a range of businesses. 

Drones currently cannot be flown without a human pilot except in specific circumstances.

The Skyway is intended to allow manufacturers to connect their pilotless drone's guidance and communication systems into a 'virtual superhighway'.

Once connected, the system will take over and guide the drones safely through 'corridors' to their destinations, using only a software integration.

This is possible because it uses ground-based, powerful sensors to provide the guidance, so the drones themselves do not need them onboard and increasing their payload. 

Altitude Angel will install 29 'Arrow Towers' – the technology which allows the flights to operate safe and securely in unrestricted airspace. 

Existing infrastructure, such as phone masts, will be utilised where possible, a spokesperson told MailOnline. 

Richard Parker, the CEO and founder of Altitude Angel, said: 'The capability we are deploying and proving through Skyway can revolutionise the way we transport goods and travel in a way not experienced since the advent of the railways did in the 18th century: the last 'transport revolution'. 

'The Arrow technology we are building here is transformative – it is the basis of Skyway and the only scalable, viable mechanism to start integration of drones into our everyday lives, safely and fairly, ensuring that airspace can remain open, and crewed and uncrewed aviation from any party can safely coexist.

'Skyway gives us not just the opportunity to "level up" access to green transportation across Britain, but we can benefit first and export it globally.'

The drone superhighway will use Altitude Angel's detect and avoid (DAA) technology to prevent collisions between the flying vehicles.  

This technology was developed back in 2020 and tested in a five-mile flight corridor just south of Reading.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-11017999/Worlds-longest-drone-superhighway-connecting-Midlands-Southeast-approved-government.html

 

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Drones above Britain

 

I saw this article in the daily mail this week about a drone superhighway being created above England and it is pitched by the paper in a matter of fact way as if this is a totally normal thing with absolutely no exploration of WHY drones are being used in the skies above our heads.

 

We know that drones can be used to spy on people, we know that drones can be used to hunt and kill people and we know that drones can be used to beam down wifi microwave radiation to help them build their 'cloud'. We also know that they want us to hold all of our data on 'the cloud' instead of on hard drives and that anyone with the know-how can pluck anyones data out of the cloud because the cloud is not secure.

 

When was the british public consulted about this? When did we get to vote on this? Where is the outrage?

World's longest 'drone superhighway' gets the green light! UK government approves 165-mile long network connecting the Midlands with the Southeast

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-11017999/Worlds-longest-drone-superhighway-connecting-Midlands-Southeast-approved-government.html

Posted by Jon Rappoport Posted on 21 July 2022

From COVID to Global Control: bait and switch

“One new reality is global interconnectivity and the fact that all challenges must be addressed on the basis of ‘togetherness.’ Thus the most crucial factor in accepting the new reality and confronting its opportunities and risks is our willingness to develop shared norms on all levels.” (Klaus Schwab, founder of the World Economic Forum)

The above quote is a glimpse of the switch in the bait and switch.

First, in early 2020, there was a narrative, a story about a virus, and the selling of that story, and the selling of all the (ruinous) restrictions which would have to be put in place, in order to “curb the spread.”

Then came what you could call “transitional language”:

In order to be prepared for the next pandemic, we need early warning, on a global scale; and THIS means a much greater level of cooperation among nations.

You know, that sort of talk.

It included: We have to be able to identify human carriers of a virus before they develop symptoms, because they’re silently spreading a killer.

It included: These pandemics are never going to stop. With massive international travel, the transport of goods across national borders, with deadly viruses escaping from rain forests…we have to create a PERMANENT global society, with proper controls, which can withstand and survive the onslaught of these devastating germs.

Transitional language.

From the bait (a story about a virus), the con moves to the switch (a permanent global control grid).

Is there some sort of picture of what the control grid will look like? Just a sketch?

Why yes, there is.

We need to look to the nation which has garnered the most praise for its handling of the “pandemic crisis.” Praise from elite global players like the World Health Organization and the UN and Bill Gates.

Of course, I mean China.

China is the elite model. It locked down 50 million citizens overnight, at the beginning of 2020. And it’s doing it again.

But there’s more.

Much more.

I call your attention to a stunning article in The Atlantic. “The Panopticon Is Already Here” (September, 2020), by Ross Andersen.

Here are significant excerpts:

“Artificial intelligence has applications in nearly every human domain, from the instant translation of spoken language to early viral-outbreak detection. But Xi [Xi Jinping, president of China] also wants to use AI’s awesome analytical powers to push China to the cutting edge of surveillance. He wants to build an all-seeing digital system of social control, patrolled by precog algorithms that identify potential dissenters in real time.”

“China already has hundreds of millions of surveillance cameras in place. Xi’s government hopes to soon achieve full video coverage of key public areas. Much of the footage collected by China’s cameras is parsed by algorithms for security threats of one kind or another. In the near future, every person who enters a public space could be identified, instantly, by AI matching them to an ocean of personal data, including their every text communication, and their body’s one-of-a-kind protein-construction schema. In time, algorithms will be able to string together data points from a broad range of sources—travel records, friends and associates, reading habits, purchases—to predict political resistance before it happens. China’s government could soon achieve an unprecedented political stranglehold on more than 1 billion people.”

“China is already developing powerful new surveillance tools, and exporting them to dozens of the world’s actual and would-be autocracies. Over the next few years, those technologies will be refined and integrated into all-encompassing surveillance systems that dictators can plug and play.”

“China’s government could harvest footage from equivalent Chinese products. They could tap the cameras attached to ride-share cars, or the self-driving vehicles that may soon replace them: Automated vehicles will be covered in a whole host of sensors, including some that will take in information much richer than 2-D video. Data from a massive fleet of them could be stitched together, and supplemented by other [Alibaba] City Brain streams, to produce a 3-D model of the city that’s updated second by second. Each refresh could log every human’s location within the model. Such a system would make unidentified faces a priority, perhaps by sending drone swarms to secure a positive ID.”

“An authoritarian state with enough processing power could force the makers of such software to feed every blip of a citizen’s neural activity into a government database. China has recently been pushing citizens to download and use a propaganda app. The government could use emotion-tracking software to monitor reactions to a political stimulus within an app. A silent, suppressed response to a meme or a clip from a Xi speech would be a meaningful data point to a precog algorithm.”

“All of these time-synced feeds of on-the-ground data could be supplemented by footage from drones, whose gigapixel cameras can record whole cityscapes in the kind of crystalline detail that allows for license-plate reading and gait recognition. ‘Spy bird’ drones already swoop and circle above Chinese cities, disguised as doves. City Brain’s feeds could be synthesized with data from systems in other urban areas, to form a multidimensional, real-time account of nearly all human activity within China. Server farms across China will soon be able to hold multiple angles of high-definition footage of every moment of every Chinese person’s life.”

“The government might soon have a rich, auto-populating data profile for all of its 1 billion–plus citizens. Each profile would comprise millions of data points, including the person’s every appearance in surveilled space, as well as all of her communications and purchases. Her threat risk to the party’s power could constantly be updated in real time, with a more granular score than those used in China’s pilot ‘social credit’ schemes, which already aim to give every citizen a public social-reputation score based on things like social-media connections and buying habits. Algorithms could monitor her digital data score, along with everyone else’s, continuously, without ever feeling the fatigue that hit Stasi officers working the late shift. False positives—deeming someone a threat for innocuous behavior—would be encouraged, in order to boost the system’s built-in chilling effects, so that she’d turn her sharp eyes on her own behavior, to avoid the slightest appearance of dissent.”

“If her risk factor fluctuated upward—whether due to some suspicious pattern in her movements, her social associations, her insufficient attention to a propaganda-consumption app, or some correlation known only to the AI—a purely automated system could limit her movement. It could prevent her from purchasing plane or train tickets. It could disallow passage through checkpoints. It could remotely commandeer ‘smart locks’ in public or private spaces, to confine her until security forces arrived.”

“Each time a person’s face is recognized, or her voice recorded, or her text messages intercepted, this information could be attached, instantly, to her government-ID number, police records, tax returns, property filings, and employment history. It could be cross-referenced with her medical records and DNA, of which the Chinese police boast they have the world’s largest collection.”

Is China exporting this control-grid technology?

“The country [China] is now the world’s leading seller of AI-powered surveillance equipment. In Malaysia, the government is working with Yitu, a Chinese AI start-up, to bring facial-recognition technology to Kuala Lumpur’s police as a complement to Alibaba’s City Brain platform. Chinese companies also bid to outfit every one of Singapore’s 110,000 lampposts with facial-recognition cameras.”

“In South Asia, the Chinese government has supplied surveillance equipment to Sri Lanka. On the old Silk Road, the Chinese company Dahua is lining the streets of Mongolia’s capital with AI-assisted surveillance cameras. Farther west, in Serbia, Huawei is helping set up a ‘safe-city system,’ complete with facial-recognition cameras and joint patrols conducted by Serbian and Chinese police aimed at helping Chinese tourists to feel safe.”

“In the early aughts, the Chinese telecom titan ZTE sold Ethiopia a wireless network with built-in backdoor access for the government. In a later crackdown, dissidents were rounded up for brutal interrogations, during which they were played audio from recent phone calls they’d made. Today, Kenya, Uganda, and Mauritius are outfitting major cities with Chinese-made surveillance networks.”

“In Egypt, Chinese developers are looking to finance the construction of a new capital. It’s slated to run on a ‘smart city’ platform similar to City Brain, although a vendor has not yet been named. In southern Africa, Zambia has agreed to buy more than $1 billion in telecom equipment from China, including internet-monitoring technology. China’s Hikvision, the world’s largest manufacturer of AI-enabled surveillance cameras, has an office in Johannesburg.”

“In 2018, CloudWalk Technology, a Guangzhou-based start-up spun out of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, inked a deal with the Zimbabwean government to set up a surveillance network. Its terms require Harare to send images of its inhabitants—a rich data set, given that Zimbabwe has absorbed migration flows from all across sub-Saharan Africa—back to CloudWalk’s Chinese offices, allowing the company to fine-tune its software’s ability to recognize dark-skinned faces, which have previously proved tricky for its algorithms.”

“Having set up beachheads in Asia, Europe, and Africa, China’s AI companies are now pushing into Latin America, a region the Chinese government describes as a ‘core economic interest.’ China financed Ecuador’s $240 million purchase of a surveillance-camera system. Bolivia, too, has bought surveillance equipment with help from a loan from Beijing. Venezuela recently debuted a new national ID-card system that logs citizens’ political affiliations in a database built by ZTE…”

You could call all this Lockdown, Phase 2. But of course it’s much more. It’s designed to be permanent.

It’s a control grid, the switch in the bait and switch.

Ultimately, long term, we’re dealing with the switch, not the bait.

I’ll add a few more features to the “China plan.” Under the rubric of climate change, and “limiting CO2,” worldwide of production of energy would be significantly lowered. At the individual level, this would result in energy-use quotas. Strictly enforced.

“Mr. Jones, this is your phone helper. You’re nearing the limit of your energy use for the month. I don’t want to see you incur penalties. For example, your Guaranteed Universal Income allotment could be reduced. So for the next 10 days, I’ll be turning off some of your devices. Use your computer only between the hours of 2 and 4AM. Don’t drive. Don’t cook. The heat in your apartment will be shut down between midnight and 6AM. Remember, this is being done to curb the effect of climate change. We all have to do our part…”

Then there is 5G technology, which enables the Internet of Things (IoT). All sorts of products, from diapers to chocolate bars, will contain tags so these items can talk to each other and regulate your consumption and buying habits.

But the real kicker is more-control-grid. For instance, the top-down regulation of driverless cars on roads and highways; the moment to moment choice of routes and patterns of traffic for a whole city. The ability to stop all cars in a city, or clear them off roads in a “problem area.”

Because you’d be wearing a number of items tagged with their own tiny computers, law-enforcement could calculate and decide, at any given moment, that there are too many people in a park. The people “might constitute a threat.” So an order goes out to empty the park.

And in this article, I’m not getting into the far reaches of genetic modification of humans, or brain-computer interfaces, or the medical control of the body through inserted nano-sensors.

Let me give you that Klaus Schwab quote again. You read it at the top of this piece. Read it one more time and render it into its true meaning:

“One new reality is global interconnectivity and the fact that all challenges must be addressed on the basis of ‘togetherness.’ Thus the most crucial factor in accepting the new reality and confronting its opportunities and risks is our willingness to develop shared norms on all levels.”

This is a ten thousand year war called Freedom Versus Slavery.

Like it or not, we’re up to our necks in it.

https://davidicke.com/2022/07/21/from-covid-to-global-control-bait-and-switch/

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On 6/17/2022 at 6:53 PM, Macnamara said:

psychiatry does EXACTLY the same thing

 

when a person says they feel depressed the psychiatrist gives them serotonin reuptake inhibitors which have listed suicidal thoughts as one of the possible adverse reactions because all they do is prevent the free flow of psychic content from the unconscious to the conscious mind and what happens is it then builds up like water behind a dam which can then suddenly break and the person kills themself because they are simply overwhelmed

 

the psychiatrist did not look at the person holistically and ask what ails them? They didn't seek to help the person heal trauma or work through unresolved emotional issues (complexes). They just papered over a crack

 

Depression 'is NOT caused by low serotonin levels': Study casts doubt over widespread use of potent drugs designed to treat chemical imbalance in brain

  • Experts reviewed 17 analyses of serotonin and its relationship to depression
  • They said they found 'no evidence' of a link, casting doubt on antidepressant use
  • Other experts say the drugs work even if low serotonin doesn't cause depression
  • Depression sufferers have been urged to still continue taking their medication

By John Ely Senior Health Reporter For Mailonline

Published: 01:00 BST, 20 July 2022 | Updated: 01:06 BST, 20 July 2022

Low serotonin levels do not cause depression, according to a major review.

Today's landmark findings call into question society's ever-growing reliance on antidepressants like Prozac.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-11027847/Depression-NOT-caused-low-serotonin-levels-study.html

Have millions been taking antidepressants with harmful side-effects for decades - when there's no scientific evidence they do what they claim? Some experts have suspected it for years. Now patients have been left reeling by a groundbreaking study

  • New research shows the theory justifying antidepressants is just a myth
  • The research confirms what some medical professionals have suspected
  • Depression being a chemical imbalance has been proven to be unfounded

By Jonathan Gornall For The Daily Mail

Published: 22:33 BST, 20 July 2022 | Updated: 00:20 BST, 21 July 2022

Like millions of patients who seek help from their GPs for depression, Emma Ward was repeatedly told she was suffering from ‘an imbalance of chemicals in the brain’.

If Emma wanted to get better, her doctors said the 26-year-old should keep taking the antidepressants she had been prescribed since she was 15 — even though the drugs did not seem to improve her mood, and left her feeling perpetually numb emotionally.

Now, shocking new research published yesterday shows that the theory justifying the millions of prescriptions for antidepressants handed out every month to patients such as Emma, is simply not true.

The research confirms what some medical professionals have increasingly come to suspect. That the ‘chemical imbalance’ theory — that depression is due to a lack of the brain chemical serotonin — is nothing more than a myth.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11033517/Have-millions-taking-antidepressants-harmful-effects-decades-no-reason.html

 

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