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Keep US Out of War

by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr. via Events in Ukraine are happening very fast, and if I tried to predict what will happen there, my prediction would soon be overtaken by events. But one thing is certain. We need to understand the background of the crisis, and we also need to remember the basic principles […]

Cancel the Mandates, Leave the Workers Alone

by Gilbert Berdine, MD, via President Joe Biden recently extended the US national emergency for covid-19. A confrontation between truckers protesting Canadian covid mandates and the government in Ottawa has turned ugly. The debate over covid mandates has turned toward authoritarian tactics rather than the merits of the mandates. Irrespective of the debate on the […]

If It Can Happen in Canada, It Can Happen Here

by Gary D. Barnett via “Constitutions become the ultimate tyranny,” Paul said. “They’re organized power on such a scale as to be overwhelming. The constitution is social power mobilized and it has no conscience. It can crush the highest and the lowest, removing all dignity and individuality. It has an unstable balance point and […]

Paul Craig Roberts: Ukraine Update #2

by Paul Craig Roberts via Institute for Political Economy The function of the Western media is to turn fiction into fact and lie into truth. Once the narrative is established, it is repeated endlessly.  I worked hard yesterday to give my readers a true account of the situation.  Today I will update the military situation […]

Map Explainer: Key Facts About Ukraine

by Bruno Venditti and Nick Routley via Visual Capitalist Map Explainer: Key Facts About Ukraine The modern state of Ukraine was formed nearly 30 years ago after the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Since then, the country has often made headlines due to political instability and the looming threat of a Russian invasion. […]

Is Your Tap Water Making You Sick?

by Dr. Joseph Mercola Data show that just two disinfection byproducts offered compelling evidence that a cumulative risk assessment would reveal health damage from contaminants found in drinking water The Environmental Working Group’s Tap Water Database is the most complete source of information compiled from data in nearly 50,000 systems users can search by zip […]

Preharvest Use of Glyphosate Poisons Kids’ Food

by Dr. Joseph Mercola STORY-AT-A-GLANCE Glyphosate-based herbicides like Roundup are the most heavily used agricultural chemicals of all time, with 1.76 million tons being applied to U.S. fields alone between 1974 and 2014 In August 2018, a jury ruled Monsanto owed $289 million in damages to Dewayne Johnson, who developed a lethal form of Non-Hodgkin […]

Patricians vs. Plebeians: The Realignment 

by Jeffrey A. Tucker via Brownstone Institute When I was a kid — and the same with my parents when they were young — you could count on certain fundamentals in politics. The Chamber of Commerce represented business, and business generally favored free enterprise. Not always, but mostly.  Small businesses could become big and big […]

Ukraine: The Propaganda Wars

by Daniel McAdams via Ron Paul Institute The media and the war machine (or do I repeat myself?) want us to take sides in the Russo/Ukraine war. To those of us with long histories in military conflicts in which the US foreign policy establishment, media, and military have an interest, the terms are always framed […]

Trudeau Invokes Emergencies Act in Canada

by Dr. Joseph Mercola STORY AT-A-GLANCE Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has invoked the Emergencies Act in response to the trucker Freedom Convoy Under this act, financial institutions can seize bank accounts of protesters and anyone who has donated $25 or more to the protest. Government can also revoke the drivers’ licenses of protesters Trudeau […]

Week 62: VAERS Reports 26,479 Covid Vaccine Deaths, Up 1.8%

As of February 18, 2022, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and their Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS) report an unimaginable 1,134,984 Covid-19 vaccine adverse events (all locations). Not surprisingly, covid vaccine deaths also continue to march upward. Over 1.1 million people are now reported to have been negatively impacted (or killed) by these […]

Estrogen Decreases Covid Risk of Death

by Dr. Valerie Donaldson via Regenerative Medicine Center Can Estrogen Defeat Covid? In a previous blog post Fear of Covid Reigns over Fear of Estrogen, the protective effects of estrogen against Covid were discussed. At the time, these protective effects never made the headlines. Now, these very effects are coming to light. A recently published […]

How Markets Tank & Gold Rises

by Matthew Piepenburg via Gold Switzerland Critical warning signs from the credit and rates markets are being ignored by tough-talking experts while gold bides its time before it rises in a global financial crisis mathematically too sick to save. It is fascinating to watch market pundits, policy makers, commercial bankers and other media-supported experts talk […]

German Health Insurer Reveals ‘Alarming’ Underreporting Of Vaccine Side-Effects

by Tyler Durden via Zero Hedge A large German health insurance provider revealed on Wednesday that Covid-19 vaccine side-effects are vastly underreported, according to Welt. After analyzing data from over 10 million individuals, BKK ProVita board member Andreas Schöfbeck, over a 7.5 month period beginning in early 2021, 216,695 policyholders out of 10.9 million were […]