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Fools March On UK Streets Encouraging Nationalists To Violence

People can do smart things. They can also do really dumb things with consequences that because of a lack of forethought could seriously hurt them in the end. One such example of the latter happened this week in the UK when black protesters marched on the streets of London in military-style costume demanding reparations and […]

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Forty Million People May Lose Their Homes Because Of COVID-19

Something I have constantly hammered about the seriousness of COVID-19 is that tens of millions of people could become homeless because of the economic effects caused by the fallout from the virus. This is a homeless crisis like never before seen in the US with major social and political consenquences. CNBC is reporting, in looming […]

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If Trump Actually Bans TikTok, He Deserves To Be Called A “Boomer” And A Fool

In 2016, Trump boldly proclaimed statements such as “Build The Wall” and “Lock Her Up.” Four years later, those statement are now in the political trash heap, as Trump declares that the real threat is not the refusal to manage borders alongside a balanced and comprehensive immigration policy that serves the economic and social needs […]

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US Debt Rating Ranked Negative

Debt is not a good thing, but it is often classified by financial corporations on the ability of the borrower to pay back his debt. For a long time, the US was ranked as being very credit-worthy. However, this has not been the case sine the Reagan administration, whose massive debts that he created have […]

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Forget About The Chinese, American Social Credit Scores Are Already Here

For a while, I have reported and warned about the dangers of the Chinese “social credit” system, which “scores” people based on a variety of random characteristics, and how it is an incredibly dangerous thing because it allows for the creation of an electronic caste system that actively locks certain people out of certain social […]

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Tens Of Thousands Of People Became Infected And Died Of COVID-19 In July

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread as ThompsonReuters reports that COVID-19 cases exploded during July, infecting and causing the death of tens of thousands. U.S. coronavirus deaths rose by over 25,000 in July and cases doubled in 19 states during the month, according to a Reuters tally, dealing a crushing blow to hopes of quickly […]

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Protests Erupt As Governor Of Major Russian City In The Far East Arrested

According to the Associated Press, protests erupted throughout the city of Khabarovsk after the governor was arrested on charges of murder and political corruption. Thousands of demonstrators rallied Saturday in the Russian Far East city of Khabarovsk to protest the arrest of their governor, keeping up a three-week wave of opposition that has challenged the […]

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Virgin Islands Begins Formal Probe Of Assets Belonging To Epstein

The case against the notorious pedophile and pimp for the rich and powerful Jeffrey Epstein’s accomplice Ghislaine Maxwell has attracted international attention, and with that investigators are beginning to pry into more details about Epstein’s life, even after considerable attempts to bury discussion of the case. In a story from ABC News, the veil of […]

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One-Third Of Restaurants Face Permanent Closure

I have been reporting on how small businesses have been severely impacted by the fallout from COVID-19. One of these industries that has been affected in the restaurant industry, for the industry is overbuilt because it is one of the last industries in the US where it is possible to make a profit, and with […]

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Eurozone Economically Collapses During COVID-19

America is suffering loudly from the COVID-19 induced economic problems, but Europe is also doing terrible, as AP News reports that the Eurozone has practically collapsed as a result of the pandemic, meaning major problems for the German economy, which has suffered tremendous losses. The economy of the 19-country eurozone shrank by a devastating 12.1% […]

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Couple Takes Down NORWEGIAN Flag From Business After Americans Complain, Mistake It For Confederate Battle Flag

When people speak of the “Confederate flag”, most of them refer to the flag of the Second Confederate Navy, known as the “stars and bars”. However, as a note of historical importance, there were actually three basic versions of the flag for the CSA, and eleven independent variants used during the Civil War. Something also […]

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COVID-19 Causes Massive Disruptions To Hajj And The Entire Muslim World

While tourism is down worldwide, and governments and citizens alike try to deal with the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, it has had considerable effects on the Hajj, which is the one-in-a-lifetime-required pilgrimage to Mecca that Muslims make during the month on the Islamic lunar calendar of Ramadan. While millions of people usually come each […]

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Turkey Tells Facebook And Twitter: Give Us The Data For Your Followers Or We Will Punish You With $1.5 Million Fines

By Theodore Shoebat The government of Turkey wants to put severe restrictions on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, such as providing the government with the data of Turkish citizens under the threat of $1.5 million fines. A we read in a report from CNN: Turkey’s parliament passed a bill on Wednesday that regulates […]

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New Report Reveals That Turkey Pressured Libyan Government To Allow Turkish Military To Invade Libya For Resources

By Theodore Shoebat Turkey was given rights over natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean on the Libyan coast, causing great concerns for Greece, Israel and Egypt  who fear Turkish encroachment. Now it turns out that Turkey pressured the Libyan government by being its only support against Khalifa Haftar (who is backed by Egypt, Russia and […]

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Trump Floats The Idea Of Delaying Elections

The idea of “delaying” elections, even for something as serious as COVID-19, is something that makes many people feel uneasy because of the possibility it could be abused easily, noting similar patterns in other nations. If there is anything that floating such an idea will do, it is likely to lower a politician’s popularity, because […]

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