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Socialists Claim Their System Is Morally Superior. They're Wrong!

Authored by Bradley Thomas via The Mises Institute, In a December 23 article published on mises.org, Lipton Matthews made the compelling case for advocates of free market capitalism to prioritize the moral superiority of capitalism rather than making the case for capitalism’s superior productivity. “Demonstrating the impracticality of socialism is necessary, but is also an ineffective…

Ex-Bridgewater Analyst: Yes, Bitcoin Is A Giant Bubble… But The Global Fiat System Is An Even Bigger Bubble

Submitted by Howard Wang, co-founder of Convoy Investments, formerly of Bridgewater In December 2017 I wrote a paper titled “What causes asset bubbles” featuring the chart below. A few days later, Bitcoin prices peaked and fell 85% within a year. It seems Bitcoin is back. I believe we are in the midst of another bubble,…

The American System Is One Big Grift

Authored by Peter van Buren via TheAmericanConservative.com, The Bidens, and even the Clintons, are small-time players. The real corruption is much bigger, much higher, and entirely unpunished. I learned the facts of life from a drunk uncle. He was not an American, and worked in international construction in Asia. His main job was to bribe…

And The First Country To Move To A 100% Digital Monetary System Is… Venezuela

In our annual look back (and forward) post, we mused that the advent of central bank-supported digital currencies was the top financial story of 2020, buried deep under the landslide of health and political developments from covid to the US presidential election; we also said that the most important narrative of 2021 would be how…

Tokyo Health-Care System Risks COVID-Induced Collapse; Germany Sees Record Deaths: Live Updates

Summary: COVID data delays still plaguing some US states Texas reports new daily record cases Hospitalizations still at record highs 20+ cases of UK COVID mutant discovered in India Tokyo Gov warns about possible health-care system collapse Germany reports record daily deaths China says Sinopharm vaccine 80% effective Portugal reports most new cases in 3…

Covid19 Caste System – Coming To A Set Near You?

By Maryam Henein How is life on a Hollywood set post Covid19? In light of Tom Cruise’s recent freak out on a shoot for Mission: Impossible 7, I decided to find out. Cruise, 58, made headlines on Tuesday, December 15, when The Sun published a recording of him screaming at the film’s crew for not…

Another "Pre-Crime" AI System Claims It Can Predict Who Will Share Disinformation Before It's Published

Via ActivistPost.com, We previously have covered the many weighty claims made by the progenitors of A.I. algorithms who claim that their technology can stop crime before it happens. Similar predictive A.I. is increasingly being used to stop the spread of misinformation, disinformation and general “fake news” by analyzing trends in behavior and language used across social…

First Radio Signals From Planet Outside Solar System Could Have Been Received, Astronomers Say

Authored by Douglas Braff via SaraACarter.com, Perhaps the universe is trying to send Earth a message… Astronomers might have received the first radio signals from a planet outside of our solar system, The Independent‘s Andrew Griffen reported Thursday. The breakthrough, according to the scientists who found it, could pave the way for an important new means of examining…

Another “Pre-Crime” AI System Claims It Can Predict Who Will Share Disinformation Before It’s Published

Activist Post We previously have covered the many weighty claims made by the progenitors of A.I. algorithms who claim that their technology can stop crime before it happens. Similar predictive A.I. is increasingly being used to stop the spread of misinformation, disinformation and general “fake news” by analyzing trends in behavior and language used across…

Violent Crime Rate Doubles On Chicago Rail System, Even With Stepped-Up Police And Far Fewer Riders

The rate of violent crime on Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) trains and platforms has more than doubled this year, even though the number of riders has dramatically dropped and Chicago police have stepped up patrols and surveillance, according to a Tribune analysis of police and CTA data, Mass Transit Mag reported. Ridership this year on…

ICC Dropping Inquiry Into British War Crimes In Iraq Shows Failure Of International Legal System

Op-Ed by Robert Inlakesh The International Criminal Court (ICC) decided, on December 9, to abandon its inquiry into war crimes committed by British forces during the Iraq war, despite its investigation having concluded that there were reasonable grounds to believe war crimes were in fact committed. Fatou Bensouda, the ICC’s Chief Prosecutor, announced in a…

Beijing “Unexpectedly” Injects $30 Billion Into Financial System, Sparking Doubts About True State Of China’s Economy

Back in late 2019, we were frequently greeted by headlines such as this, indicating that PBOC was periodically making “unexpected” liquidity injections, which made sense in light of China’s ongoing economic slowdown: … and: Fast forward one year, when China’s economy is supposedly growing at a blistering pace thanks the massive credit injections following the…

159,000 Teslas At Risk Of Infotainment System And Cameras Dying Due To Worn Out Memory Chips

While Tesla is sorting out a litany of problems, not the least of which is Consumer Reports slamming their vehicle’s reliability and a Chinese recall over Model S and Model X suspensions, while at the same time trying to figure out how to come up with another “profitable” quarter, the quality control issues keep stacking…

How To Fix America’s Election System In 4 Easy Steps… For Dummies

Authored by Megan Fox via PJMedia.com, The election of 2020 should teach us all a lesson. Our election system is broken. There is no excuse for the same few states to bungle their counting every single election. If the grannies counting ballots in Indiana can get their totals done on Election Day then so can…

US Patent Confirms Human Nervous System Manipulation Through Your Computer & TV

It’s hard to find any information at all on a one “Hendricus G. Loos,” despite the fact that he’s filed multiple patent applications, with success, for apparatuses that deal with the manipulation of the human nervous system via a computer screen or a television monitor. In the abstract, he explains the following, “Physiological effects have…