Armenian-Azerbaijani War Rages In South Caucasus

Submitted by SouthFront.org, On September 27, a new regional war in South Caucasus arose from the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict over the contested Nagorno-Karabakh region. Pro-Armenian forces captured the region in the early 90s triggering an armed conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Further development of the hostilities and the expected offensive by pro-Azerbajian forces were stopped by […]

US & China: Emerging Technologies And The Race To Control The Future

Authored by Lawrence Franklin via The Gatestone Institute, The United States is in a “Tech War” with China, the victor will control the global dissemination of information. The winner will also write the world’s rules and standards for emerging technologies in the digital economy. Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Chairman Xi Jinping threw down the gauntlet […]

Is America Zinnished?

Authored by John Quincy Adams via The Strategic Culture Foundation, About twenty years ago The Atlantic published a piece by Jeffrey Tayler named “Russia is finished” subtitled “The unstoppable descent of a once great power into social catastrophe and strategic irrelevance.” Not a very successful prediction was it? But what he did was fashionable at […]

China Initiates 5 Simultaneous Military Drills 'Directed At Taiwan'

Following a two-month period which already saw a very noticeable uptick in Chinese PLA military drills in the regions of the Yellow, South China, and East China Seas, Beijing has announced the start of five simultaneous military drills which it says are “directed at Taiwan”. It’s only the second time in recent months that this […]

UW-Madison Grad Student Resigns Leadership Roles After Falsely 'Identfying' As Black

Authored by Leo Thuman via Campus Reform, A University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate student stepped down from leadership roles in the university’s graduate student union after admitting that she had dishonestly presented herself as a “person of color.” In a letter published on the website Medium on September 6, University of Wisconsin graduate student CV Vitolo-Haddad apologized and […]

Rich Investors Take “Cautious” Approach To Markets Over Next 12 Months 

By now, it is common knowledge that technology stocks, the FAAMGs, are in one of the biggest bubbles in capital markets history. Investors have quickly pivoted to these fast-growing tech firms, with an unprecedented concentration in AAPL, MSFT, AMZN, GOOGL, and FB. With the US presidential election fast-approaching, momentum and valuation concerns have materialized for these high-flying stocks, as the world’s most sophisticated family […]

Second O'Keefe Video Drops: Alleged Cash-For-Ballot Transaction Caught On Tape, Ilhan Omar Accused Of Direct Involvement

Update (2338ET): Following an appearance on Fox News’ “Hannity,” James O’Keefe released a second ballot-harvesting video featuring an apparent purchase of a ballot from a Somali resident of Minnesota. The video then features several allegations made by local Somalis regarding the alleged scheme – including Rep. Ilhan Omar’s direct involvement. “She’s [Ilhan Omar] the one […]

Decentralized Finance As Value Creator… And Destroyer

Authored by Omid Malekan via Medium.com, As you’ve probably seen, DeFi on Ethereum is now the hottest thing in all of crypto, further establishing the platform’s first mover advantage, and firing what should be perceived as a shot across the bow of traditional financial services. The success of the movement is attributable to three fundamental […]

Chinese State Media Floats Trump 'October Surprise' Theory Centered On Disputed Islands

The editor-in-chief of the Chinese Community Party run Global Times, Hu Xijin, has once again raised eyebrows with his typical bellicose and provocative statements and predictions. This time he took things to a new level, cryptically citing “information learned” — as if from an insider source or perhaps even Chinese intelligence — to suggest President Trump has a major ‘October Surprise’ in […]

Researcher Suggests Deliberate Chinese Propaganda Campaign Forced World Into Lockdown

Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, Researcher and attorney Michael P. Senger suggests that the Chinese government launched an aggressive propaganda campaign to exaggerate the severity of coronavirus in order to force the rest of the world into a draconian lockdown that would serve to benefit Beijing. In an article for Tablet Magazine, Senger details […]

“Enormous Uncertainty” Despite Fed-Fueled Market Surge

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, “Enormous Uncerntainty.” That is how SimplyWise stated the situation in their latest “retirement confidence survey.” Such is despite a surging stock market from the March lows, trillions in liquidity support from the Fed, and a rebound in economic activity. So, what’s the problem? Here is SimplyWise: The current public heath, economic, and […]

Another Horrific Chicago Weekend: 5-Year Old Girl Stabbed, 49 People Shot

There’s been another horrific and bloody weekend in Chicago, after multiple weekends running of a surge in shootings and homicides. As of the start of Monday at least 49 people had been shot, including seven fatally, based on police tallies and local reports. Via Chicago Sun-Times This past weekend was particularly tragic as it included the stabbing death […]

Pelosi Primes Democrats On Chance House Decides Presidency

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is preparing for the off-chance that neither President Trump nor Joe Biden will win an outright Electoral College victory – leaving the fate of the presidency to the House of Representatives. In such a scenario – which hasn’t happened since 1876 – each state’s delegation would receive a single vote […]

A Primer For The Media On Viruses, Vaccines, & COVID-19

Authored by Roger Koops via The American Institute for Economic Research, 2020 is a year when many things besides people have died, or at least placed on indefinite life support. Music and most arts and culture (at least audience-based), education, a person`s livelihood, social trust and interaction, common sense and common decency, debate, and we […]

From Pistol-Dollar To Petro-Dollar To Pharma-Dollar…

Authored by Dr. T.P.Wilkinson via GlobalResearch.ca, In 1973, the world economy was brought almost to a halt by a supposed shortage of oil. The ostensible trigger for this alleged shortage was the so-called Yom Kippur War in which the armed forces of the Anglo-American Empire’s settler-colonial offshore enterprise in Palestine, also known as the State […]

Video Shows 'Black Mirror'-Like Robot Dog Patrolling “Da Street!!!” 

A couple of Canadians were living in Charlie Brooker’s dystopian science fiction television series called Black Mirror on Thursday (Sept. 24) when a Boston Dynamics robot ‘dog’ came walking down the street.  The whole encounter was caught on video by Canadian Twitter user @bIoodtear. The 18-second video was straight from the Black Mirror episode titled “Metalhead,” where a four-legged robotic dog started killing people. However, […]

The Most & Least Expensive US Cities For Cannabis Amid COVID-19

Via Priceonomics.com, With the coronavirus pandemic and related shutdown, 2020 was the year that many Americas discovered delivery services for their essentials. E-commerce, grocery delivery, and food delivery have all seen ​unprecedented growth ​in usage this year. For cannabis consumers, delivery has long been a popular service, but coronavirus has made this method more important than […]

Colorado Encourages Dead People, Non-Citizens To Vote

The Colorado Secretary of State is under fire after mailing postcards to dead people and non-citizens, urging them to go online and register to vote. According to CBS4, at least a dozen people are confirmed as receiving the postcards who shouldn’t have – while the number of unconfirmed erroneous mailings is of course unknown. “Which […]

Leaked Docs Expose Massive Syria Propaganda Operation Waged By Western Govt Contractors & Media

Authored by Ben Norton via TheGrayZone.com, Western government-funded intelligence cutouts trained Syrian opposition leaders, planted stories in media outlets from BBC to Al Jazeera, and ran a cadre of journalists. A trove of leaked documents exposes the propaganda network. Leaked documents show how UK government contractors developed an advanced infrastructure of propaganda to stimulate support […]

The Truth According To Social Justice – A Review Of “Cynical Theories”

Authored by Jonathan Church via Quillette.com, A review of Cynical Theories: How Activist Scholarship Made Everything about Race, Gender, and Identity―and Why This Harms Everybody, by Helen Pluckrose and James Lindsay, Pitchstone Publishing (August 25th, 2020), 352 pages. In November 1964, the American historian Richard Hofstadter published an essay in Harper’s Magazine about the paranoid style in American politics, arguing […]

Federal Judge Blocks Trump's TikTok Ban Hours Before Midnight Deadline

Update (2015ET): Judge Nichols has – at least temporarily – blocked the White House’s TikTok ban, and sparred Google and Apple from an order to remove the app from their app stores at midnight. Trump’s ban on Tiktok is temporarily blocked by federal judge — Saleha Mohsin (@SalehaMohsin) September 28, 2020 Just in: Trump’s TikTok […]

Iran Oil Shipments Reach Year-Long High In September, Defying US Sanctions

Via AlMasdarNews.com, Iran has defied the U.S. threats and sanctions by increasing their oil shipments in the month of September, Reuters reported on Friday, citing details from TankerTrackers. Details from TankerTrackers and two other unnamed firms revealed that the exports are rising, “although the figures fall into a wide range of between 400,000 bpd and […]

Trump Again Calls For Pre-Debate 'Drug Test' Of “Sleepy Joe”

President Trump has again pointed attention to Joe Biden’s apparent slowness from ageing, or even the possibility of dementia, ahead of Tuesday night’s debate, calling on Biden to agree to take a ‘test’. In a Sunday morning tweet Trump specifically demanded “a Drug Test of Sleepy Joe Biden prior to, or after, the Debate on Tuesday […]

Bring Free Speech Back To Social Media… Now

Authored by L.Brent Bozell III via The American Mind, A fact-check solution to a constitutional crisis… The war between conservatives and Silicon Valley is on. The scions of social media are no longer hiding their disdain for an entire movement. They know the outcome of this high-stakes presidential election could jeopardize their rule over the […]

1971: The Year That Changed Everything

Authored by Adam Taggart via PeakProsperity.com, The year 1971 saw the trajectories of nearly every major trend relative to our way of life shift massively. That year is such a noticeable inflection point in so many data sets, that an intriguing website WTFHappenedIn1971.com has been created to drive the point home. The website is a parade of […]

The Sell-Off Is Overdone… The Correction May Not Be

Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, An Orderly Sell-Off Over the last couple of weeks, we have been discussing the ongoing market correction. As shown below, the sell-off has been orderly and not one of a “panic” induced decline. The market did retrace from the top of the 2-standard deviation range to the bottom, which is […]

Which Of These Poses The Greater Threat To The Country?

Authored by Mike Whitney, “The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.” – Joseph Conrad Here’s your political puzzler for the day: Which of these two things poses a greater threat to the country: An incompetent and boastful president who has no previous government […]

Top NASA Official Unveils $28 Billion Plan To Land First Woman On Moon

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has unveiled a $28 billion program to send the first woman to the moon in 2024 as part of its Artemis program. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine released a statement Monday (Sept. 21), announcing the new mission to put a human back on the lunar surface would be the first […]

Prof Compares Black Americans Supporting Trump To Jews Supporting Hitler

Authored by Ben Zeisloft via Campus Reform, Northwestern University journalism professor Stephan Garnett referred to African-American speakers at the Republican National Convention as “a grand display of buffoonery.” In an exclusive interview with Campus Reform, Garnett doubled down, comparing Black Americans who support Trump to Jews supporting Hitler. In an op-ed for MaxNewsToday titled “Black RNC Speakers Don’t Represent […]

Landlords Avoid Confrontation With 'Uber Of Evictions'

“Unemployment is at a record high and many cannot or simply are not paying rent and mortgages…  “We are being contracted by frustrated property owners and banks to secure foreclosed residential properties.” –Civvl A new startup company called Civvl is placing Craigslist ads across the country for gig workers to evict those who have fallen […]