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How to Enjoy Your Servitude

October 3rd, 2015 By James Corbett

Even assuming that the technical details of the systems that make these steps toward enslavement possible could be explained, it's the mindset of people in the current era that would be unfathomable to this time traveler from the 1950s.

Can you imagine trying to explain the year 2015 to someone from the 1950s? "So let me get this straight: this magic box you carry around in your pocket--" "It's called an iPhone."

"--this magic box creates a list of every place you've been?"

"And what time you went there and how long you were there for. Yes."

"And this information is automatically sent to a corporation in California?"


"Aren't you afraid of what the corporation will do with that information? What if they turned it all over to the government?"

"Oh, there's no worry about that."

"Oh good. Why not?"

"Because the government already has access to it any time they want."

"But this is your private information! It's unthinkable that you could be so blase about it!"

"Why not? I checked in at the restaurant I went to for lunch on foursquare, updated my facebook status when I went to the doctor this afternoon and tweeted a selfie of me and my friend at the game in the evening."

"I have no idea what any of that means."

"It means I'm not concerned about my privacy."

"Oh, I see. The commies have won."

"Come again?"

"The reds. The Ruskies. Clearly the Soviets ha...

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Syrian Blowback as Russia, China and Iran Form Military Coalition

September 30th, 2015
By James Corbett

We are now witnessing the rise of a power bloc that contains the second and third largest militaries on the planet as well as the active cooperation of the governments actually effected by the ISIS invasion.

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Bow Or Die

September 26th, 2015
By Bob Rinear

If VW had merely killed innocent consumers by putting in faulty switches, they’d have been fine. No problem. Sorry, simple mistake. But play with the golden God of Carbon emissions? Now you have a problem.

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The Age of Biometric Elections

September 23rd, 2015
By James Corbett

This is an insidious process, and we’re just starting to see the birth pangs of it in these new biometric elections. And rest assured, regardless of whether these elections go off without a hitch or are a technical nightmare,

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What Global Defense Spending Tells Us About the World

September 19th, 2015
By James Corbett

If there is any bright spot to this harrowing statistic, it is that the contractors are making money hand over fist without the need for active conflict in many parts of the globe.

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The BIS Foresees the Crisis Their Member Banks Are Creating

September 16th, 2015
By James Corbett

The Power of financial capitalism had a far reaching plan, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy of the world as a whole.

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The 911 Heist

September 12th, 2015
By James Corbett

There is a suspicion that some people had advance knowledge of the approximate time of the plane crashes in order to move out amounts exceeding $100 million. They thought that the records of their transactions could not be traced after the main frames were destroyed.

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To Hike or Not to Hike

September 9th, 2015
By James Corbett

... it's only through crisis that the larger agenda of implementing a new global monetary order can be achieved. The bubble has to pop sometime, and there are a lot of compelling reasons to believe that September might be the time for it to happen...

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On the 911 Money Trail

September 5th, 2015
By James Corbett

 These foreign leaders were not alone in their conviction that insider trading had taken place... (O)ther academics as well as well-known options traders like Jon Najarian all expressed their belief that investors had traded on advance knowledge of the attacks.

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China Arrests Stock Market Scapegoat

None of this has to do with a journalist in Beijing. Given that China has already arrested nearly 200 people for spreading online rumors about the stock market crash... don't look for them to face up to these uncomfortable truths any time soon.

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Judy Chapman

May 19th, 2015
By Webmaster

Judy Chapman passed on today, May 19 2015

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