Posts Tagged ‘system’

6,600 year old aboriginal aquaculture system revealed by Australia’s wildfires

   Australia’s wildfires have revealed an ancient aquaculture system built by indigenous people which is thought to predate the time of the Pyramids of Egypt. The Budj Bim Cultural Landscape is situated south-west of Victoria and features an elaborate series of stone-lined channels and pools set up by the Gunditjmara people to harvest eels. As […]

Take My Benefits – Please! Medicare System in Crisis

At the June 2019 House Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Medicare for All, Texas Republican Kevin Murphy lamented, “That great health care plan that your union negotiated for you? It’s gone. Banned under Medicare for All.” A right-wing congressman with a 7 percent lifetime voting score from the AFL-CIO crying crocodile tears for great […]

Iraq Set to Buy Russian S-400 Air Defense System and Assert Its Sovereignty

Iran attacked US forces stationed at two bases in Iraq with 15 missiles on January 8th, but it does not appear missile defense systems were used to counter them. Eric Gomez, a missile defense policy analyst at the Cato Institute, said the next day, “And from the reporting I’ve seen about last night, it doesn’t […]

Jimmy Dore Interview — Voting In A Broken System, The Two-Party Illusion & Tulsi Gabbard

January 15, 2020 By The Last American Vagabond Joining me today is political commentator, and self-styled “Jagoff nightclub comedian” yet, in truth, one of the most important voices of today in reaching the masses that are still lost to the comforting suffocation of the mainstream propaganda, and that of course is Jimmy Dore. Image: Anthony […]

Yes, China Is a Currency Manipulator — And the U.S. Banking System Is a Metals Manipulator

By Stefan Gleason The U.S. Treasury Department announced Monday that China is no longer on a list of countries deemed to be “currency manipulators.” The timing was awfully convenient, coming just ahead of an expected Phase One trade deal between the two powers. Nobody actually believes China has stopped manipulating the value of its yuan […]

‘Just Get On And Go!’ Olympia Transit System Goes Fareless

As of the New Year, no bus fare is needed to ride the Olympia area’s Intercity Transit. On Jan. 1, the transit agency became the largest in the Pacific Northwest to eliminate fare collection, leapfrogging Corvallis and Missoula which did so earlier. Intercity Transit leadership looked at the cost of replacing its obsolete fare boxes with […]

America’ System of “Checks, Balances and Reality” Crumbles as It Seeks War with Iran: Send in Pope Francis, Not the Marines

“Any Muslim who denies #JesusChrist’s and #SaintMary’s infallibility is rejected by #Islam. This is how Islam respects Jesus and Mary (pbut).The honor #Muslims attribute to #JesusChrist (pbuh) is no less than his position and merit in the eyes of the Christian believers in Christianity. Today, many who claim to follow Jesus Christ, take a different path […]

The ChangeMakers defying the Israeli prison system who inspire me

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Protection from the System: An Introduction

December 29, 2019 | 0 Comments Humans possess a capacity for calculated risk-taking and behavioural psychology tells us that specific components of mental conditioning are required to face moments of personal danger. In the following subscription piece, we take a brief look at four key areas of concern that all individuals can begin to understand, […]

Brutal murder of teen in Shfar’am a symptom of a diseased system, say residents

The Arab Israeli city of Shfar’am is on edge. The usually serene community, where the old blends with the new against the picturesque backdrop of the hilltops and mountains that frame northern Israel, has found itself ensnared by a gruesome murder that demonstrated the brutal nature of what has become a worn-out statistic about “violence […]

AG Barr Accuses Soros of Subverting U.S. Legal System and Causing “Increase in Violent Crime”

US Attorney General Bill Barr has called out far left billionaire George Soros for subverting the American legal system and creating more crime and violence. Speaking with Martha MacCallum on Fox News last week, AG Barr accused Soros of systematically targeting district attorney races throughout the United States using divisive and dangerous tactics. Thegatewaypundit.com reports: […]

Conscious visual perception occurs outside the visual system

   A Dartmouth study finds that the conscious perception of visual location occurs in the frontal lobes of the brain, rather than in the visual system in the back of the brain. The findings are published in Current Biology. The results are significant given the ongoing debate among neuroscientists on what consciousness is and where […]

Experts: Israeli System Constitutes Apartheid, Crime against Humanity

Professors Virginia Tilley and Richard Falk speak at the First Global Conference on Israeli Apartheid: Dimensions, Repercussions, and Means to Combat it, Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 29, 2019. (Videos of the speeches are below.) Analyses by Professors Richard Falk and Virginia Tilley confirm that Israel is perpetrating ‘apartheid,’ a system of racism and discrimination that under […]

Israel tests nuke-capable missile system aimed at Iran: Report

Source Friday, 06 December 2019 7:57 PM File photo provided by Wikipedia shows Israel’s nuclear-capable Jericho II missile carrying the Shavit rocket, which is used for launching satellites into orbit. The Israeli military has reportedly tested a propulsion system used for carrying nuclear-capable and other missiles, with the occupying entity’s media billing the alleged display […]

"The System Is Failing… We’re Not Just Talking ‘Mad Max’…"

Via Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com, Journalist and book author Michael Snyder says corporate debt is at record highs standing at $10 trillion. Snyder points out debt is setting records in every aspect of the economy and contends, “If you include all other forms of corporate debt not listed on the stock exchanges, that brings the total to […]

Israeli PM cries fouls as more EU states join Iran trade system

Press TV – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has slammed European countries for joining a new mechanism aimed at maintaining trade with Iran despite US sanctions. In a video released on Sunday, Netanyahu said European countries “should be ashamed of themselves” for pursing trade with Iran, claiming that they were enabling Tehran “to develop nuclear weapons.” Last week, Belgium, […]

SOTT FOCUS: Objective:Health: #38 – The Failed Medical System

   Everywhere we look we see signs that the medical system, that’s supposed to be healing and preventing disease, is diseased itself. It was recently announced that Americans are dying young at alarming rates. And is it any wonder? We have the opioid epidemic, vaccine injuries, the obesity epidemic, the cholesterol obsessed doctors who know […]

LA County Intoduces E-Voting System: Not Hand-Marked, Not Paper, Not Hand-Counted In Public

Authored by Lambert Strether of Corrente, via NakedCapitalism.com, No doubt Los Angeles County’s VSAP (“Voting Solutions for All People”) rollout will not be covered as a debacle. The real question is: If there were a debacle — like, say, a case of election fraud — would we even know? Doubtful. Just […]

Growing Concerns Over Stability of the International Monetary System

There are growing concerns, at least in some financial circles, that the monetary policies presently being pursued by the US Fed and the world’s other major central banks could, at some point, result in a crisis of confidence in “fiat” currencies issued by the state and lead to a turn to gold as a store […]

The Whole Damn System Is Guilty As Hell: Taking Control Of Police

The Whole Damn System Is Guilty As Hell: Taking Control Of Police Above: Stop killings by police protest. Credit William Widmer of the NY Times. The entire system of policing in the United States is in crisis. Police murdering civilians has become a too common nightmare across the United States. The police murders of Michael Brown […]

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