The West Against the Rest or The West Against Itself? – Special to Consortium News

What is the bigger story? The West Against the Rest or The West Against Itself? The Illiberal Quartet of Xi, Putin, Rouhani and Erdogan is in the line of fire of haughty homilies about Western “values.” Illiberalism is arrogantly and provocatively depicted in the West repeatedly as a Tartar Invasion 2.0. But closer to home […]

Twitter exiles Alex Jones to Internet Archipelago as crackdown on American discourse heats up

Today in the US, just arguing with someone can get you banned from social media platforms. We have crossed into a parallel reality, the very Matrix dungeon, where tech companies police not only our thoughts but our behavior. A strange thing happened on the way to this week’s Senate hearing on social media.

Take The Red Pill – Jeff Berwick on Living Outside The Matrix

Jeff Berwick is interviewed by Nigel Howitt for Lawful Rebel – Living Outside The Matrix Podcast. Topics include: the Matrix metaphor, the great scam, exiting the Matrix, government schools & medical system, money and happiness, inevitable financial collapse, cryptocurrencies, hidden inflation vs the tech boom, financial self protection, Bitcoin and it’s price, mainstream liquidity crisis, […]

“Not With a Bomb, But a Whimper”  …Then More Bombs.

Four years ago, I toppled from my bicycle to the street, dead at age 42 from cardiac arrest.  A stranger was giving enough to administer CPR, and I was conscious again in two-days time. I had no prior knowledge of my heart condition, don’t know who saved me, and when I woke in the hospital, […]

The Road to Disaster?

The monotonously endless anti-Russia crusade serves a number of political agendas for Democrats and the Washington power structure.  It rationalizes Hillary Clinton’s stunning defeat, delegitimizes and weakens the Trump presidency, sets momentum for impeachment, and helps drive up Pentagon (and intelligence) spending.  Often forgotten is a yet another, deeper factor: Russia has long been targeted […]

America’s deep-seated Russophobia is bringing US-Russia relations to the brink of ultimate disaster

Starting around WWI, the US has experienced at least three waves of anti-Russia sentiment. What is unique about today’s Russophobia is that it’s not based on ideological differences, but rather raw political brinkmanship. When viewing particular chapters of American history since the turn of the 20th century, it becomes evident that US leaders have a […]

In A Corporatist System Of Government, Corporate Censorship Is State Censorship

In a corporatist system of government, wherein there is no meaningful separation between corporate power and state power, corporate censorship is state censorship, argues Caitlin Johnstone in this commentary. Last year, representatives of Facebook, Twitter, and Google were instructed on the US Senate floor that it is their responsibility to “quell information rebellions” and adopt a “mission […]

Twitter Not Banning Infowars: ‘US Laws Don’t Define Hate Speech Clearly’ – Prof

Twitter will not suspend controversial radio host and blogger Alex Jones of InfoWars. The social network’s CEO, Jack Dorsey, tweeted that his posts did not violate any rules. Apple, Facebook, YouTube and Spotify have either banned or punished the conspiracy theorist. Sputnik talked about Twitter’s decision not to suspend Alex Jones of InfoWars with Mark […]

Decades-long investigation into Bermuda Triangle finally explains mysterious disappearances

British oceanographers have concluded a decades-long investigation into the Bermuda Triangle and finally determined what is behind the hundreds of mysterious disappearances in the region. The mysterious 700,000sqm triangle, stretching between the tip of Florida, Puerto Rico, and Bermuda, and has been the center of public fascination for over 100 years, when reports first started […]

‘An Empathetic Response’: Study Shows Dogs Try to Help Distressed Owners

A new study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University and Ripon College reveals that dogs go out of their way to comfort their owners. In a report titled, “Timmy’s in the well: Empathy and prosocial helping in dogs,” published Tuesday in the Learning & Behavior journal, researchers reported that dogs pushed their way through a door when they heard their […]

David Icke Do You REALLY Want to Know This?

Free your mind false identity belief systems&the non comply dance … Youre Being Watched Online -Yes, everything you do online is being tracked.   David Icke Do You REALLY Want to Know This? WHAT LIES AHEAD!!! – DAVID ICKE ‘2018 Old Doesn’t Mean Stupid And Young Doesn’t Mean Know It All  

Top 5 most beautiful Moscow Metro stations, as seen by French architects

Widely considered one the of the world’s most beautiful underground networks, the Moscow Metro has become one of the major tourist attractions, and even inspired a group of French architects, the city authorities revealed.

Writer-in-chief? Internet ‘pours over’ Trump Twitter typo

Donald Trump has unleashed a tsunami of internet snark after tweeting out praise for his self-declared writing abilities. The tweet, which included a rather untimely typo, even caught the eye of Merriam-Webster Dictionary. The US president, who has revolutionized the Art of the Tweet, took aim at the “Fake News” media and its preoccupation with […]

‘Dehumanized, discounted, marginalized’: Syria’s victors defying airbrushed US narrative

The war in Syria has lasted more than seven years, bringing with it a devastation and bloodshed which has thrown a prosperous and stable Middle Eastern nation into chaos and uncertainty. In the West we are used to reading a history of such conflicts written by the victor.

In World Cup as in life, times they are a-changin’: How tables are turning, tectonic plates shifting

It was the dogs what done it. The picture of the “pile of canine corpses on the streets of Russia killed in the name of the world cup,” I mean. Or at least the thousands of people who had retweeted the image thought so, before it turned out the dead dogs were Pakistani, killed for […]



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