Pro Tip: Mentally Replace All Uses Of “Conspiracy Theorist” With “Iraq Rememberer”

Pro Tip: Mentally Replace All Uses Of “Conspiracy Theorist” With “Iraq Rememberer” By Caitlin Johnstone I watched the film Official Secrets the other day, which I highly recommend doing if you want to rekindle your rage about the unforgivable evil that was the Iraq invasion.Which is a good thing to do, in my opinion. Absolutely nothing was ever done to address the fact that a million people were murdered with the assistance of government lies just a few short years ago; no new laws were passed mandating more government transparency or…

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US Navy Places $22 Billion Order for Nuclear Subs in “most expensive shipbuilding contract ever”

US Navy Places $22 Billion Order for Nuclear Subs in “most expensive shipbuilding contract ever” By Jon Queally It was Cyber Monday and the U.S. Navy put in a $22.2 billion order for new nuclear submarines but absolutely no headlines in the United States, pundits on Morning Joe, former presidents, nor elected politicians active on social media have been spotted asking this question in response to the massive purchase: How we gonna pay for it? According to CNN, the contract issued on Monday is the Navy’s “most expensive shipbuilding contract ever” and was awarded to weapons maker…

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Cyborg Soldier 2050 Deep Dive — We Have The Documents: Part 1

Cyborg Soldier 2050 Deep Dive — We Have The Documents: Part 1 By Jason Bermas Activist Post Editor’s Note: Apparently, we are officially living in a SciFi film. In 1992, Universal Soldier fictionalized the arrival of genetically enhanced machines, super soldiers and Transhumanism. Now it’s part of the daily news cycle. Jason covers the latest article from the Daily Mail that puts the target date of 2050 when these “enhancements will be widely available.” But this goes far beyond the headlines, as it’s a U.S. military program decades in the…

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Habeas Corpus? Trump Administration Uses Patriot Act Provision 412 To Indefinitely Detain Man

Habeas Corpus? Trump Administration Uses Patriot Act Provision 412 To Indefinitely Detain Man By Aaron Kesel The Trump administration has enacted Section 412 of the PATRIOT Act to keep a Palestinian man behind bars. The provision of the act allows for the indefinite detention of resident aliens under national security grounds. Of course, not to be confused with the indefinite detention of American citizens under the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Adham Amin Hassoun has spent nearly the entire “war on terror” behind two cement walls. Hassoun was first charged…

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WikiLeaks Douma Docs Expose OPCW Doctored Syrian Weapons Report

WikiLeaks Douma Docs Expose OPCW Doctored Syrian Weapons Report By Aaron Kesel WikiLeaks has taken much of a hiatus from publishing since the arrest and imprisonment of its founder Julian Assange. Yesterday, the organization ended that silence by releasing an internal email of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in what’s being called the “Douma Docs” in a tweet posted to the organization’s Twitter account yesterday. OPCW distortions: “Crucial facts “…have morphed into something quite different to what was originally drafted.”@LatuffCartoons Leaked email:https://t.co/Z3N1r0xkZ4 pic.twitter.com/vZ5dMmOgZe — WikiLeaks (@wikileaks)…

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Tiny Home Villages Built For Homeless Veterans

Tiny Home Villages Built For Homeless Veterans By John Vibes A few Canadian cities have been building tiny house villages for homeless veterans. These villages can be found in Toronto and Calgary and are providing a temporary shelter for the area’s homeless while they get back on their feet. Construction of the tiny home villages was coordinated by an organization called “The Homes for Heroes Foundation.” One of the charity workers involved with the effort, Don Mcleod, says that it is helpful for homeless veterans to have a support system…

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NATO To Make Outer Space Next “Operational Domain”

NATO To Make Outer Space Next “Operational Domain” By Tyler Durden So much for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization… though we might note that when it previously bombed Belgrade, assisted in the occupation of Afghanistan, and toppled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, any sense or concern for overstepping its mandate or ‘mission creep’ was clearly lost altogether. As if seeking expansion into Eastern Europe, the Balkans, and potentially the Caucuses were not enough, now the Cold War military alliance is eyeing expansion into space. This is the focus of the following new report —…

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UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to Address “No Touch Torture” — Or Will He?

UN Special Rapporteur on Torture to Address “No Touch Torture” — Or Will He? By Janet Phelan Dr. Nils Melzer, the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, recently published a call out for submissions on “Psychological Torture and Ill Treatment.”  In the call out, he refers also to the phenomenon of “no touch torture,” which has been defined as including the use of electronic weapons, such as those which recently were reported as being used to attack diplomats in Cuba and elsewhere. Dr. Melzer was interviewed multiple times recently concerning the…

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DARPA Seeks “Militarized Microbes” So They Can Spread Genetically Modified Bacteria

DARPA Seeks “Militarized Microbes” So They Can Spread Genetically Modified Bacteria By Mac Slavo The Pentagon’s DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) wants to be able to spread genetically modified bacteria as “explosives sensors.” The United States government could very well be looking into ways to militarize microbes. The Pentagon has teamed up with Raytheon for this project, which seems like it should come straight out of a dystopian science fiction story. The government wants to develop a system capable of delivering genetically modified bacteria underground, according to a report…

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Casualties of War: Military Veterans Have Become America’s Walking Wounded

Casualties of War: Military Veterans Have Become America’s Walking Wounded By John W. Whitehead Come you masters of war / You that build the big guns You that build the death planes / You that build all the bombs You that hide behind walls / You that hide behind desks I just want you to know / I can see through your masks…. You fasten all the triggers / For the others to fire Then you sit back and watch / When the death count gets higher You hide in…

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