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Ex-Obama Staffer Admits Facebook Allowed Them To ‘Break Rules’ Because Of Political Bias

Add another log to the bonfire of Facebook controversy! A former staffer of Barack Obama’s admitted that the social media giant, Facebook, allowed the Obama campaign to break the user data rules because Facebook was “on their side.” Yesterday, Facebook’s stock tanked after it was revealed that the social media giant gave user data to a […]

The U.S.’s Hypocrisy On ‘Political Intervention’ In Elections

The United States government has interfered with more elections than any other government on the face of the earth.  But suddenly, the US is grandstanding and pretending it matters that other nations use the exact same tactics. “Ah, the peddler propaganda!” says Joe Joseph with The Daily Sheeple while reading a headline declaring that Russians […]

Escobar: Vladimir Putin Takes Spotlight As Eurasia Connector

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Dec 20, 2017  Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, At his trademark annual year-end press conference in Moscow, Russian President Vladimir Putin once again let drop selected foreign-policy nuggets essential to understanding what lies ahead on the turbulent Eurasian geopolitical chessboard. *** By now it’s well known that Putin […]

Midterm Elections & A Paradigm Shift (Return) to the Left

After the President was elected and inaugurated, I wrote several articles specifically stating that if he didn’t accomplish significant changes by the Midterm Congressional elections, he would not be reelected. We are seeing this on its way to fruition with the Alabama race to fill the seat of Jeff Sessions. The Democrat Doug Jones has […]

New Elections in Catalonia Coming: By Force or Peacefully?

themaven.net / by Mike Mish Shedlock / October 16, 2017 In a letter to prime minister Mariano Rajoy, Catalan president Carles Puigdemont asks Spain to end “repression of the Catalan people”. Puigdemont still did not say whether or not Catalonia declared independence. Meanwhile, a prosecutor seeks to hold Catalan police chief in prison with no bail. […]

New “New Labour” and their ‘Secret’ Foreign Policy Agenda ~ John Pilger

21stcenturywire.com / BY 21WIRE / OCTOBER 7, 2017 John Pilger Delegates to the recent Labour Party conference in the English seaside town of Brighton seemed not to notice a video playing in the main entrance.  The world’s third biggest arms manufacturer, BAE Systems, supplier to Saudi Arabia, was promoting its guns, bombs, missiles, naval ships and fighter […]

California Has 11 Counties With More Registered Voters Than Voting-Age Citizens

Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, The Election Integrity Project California provides a list of 11 California counties that have more registered voters than voting-age citizens. In addition, Los Angeles County officials informed the project that “the number of registered voters now stands at a number that is a whopping 144% of the total number […]

Our Political Parties Are Obsolete

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, When the parties do finally implode, the general mood will be: good riddance. History informs us that once something is obsolete, it can disappear far faster than anyone expected. While we generally think of obsoleted technologies vanishing, social and political systems can become obsolete as well. Should […]

US Senate Approves Sanctions Bill Against Russia For “Election Meddling”

The United States Senate has decided to go through with a bill that would impose sanctions on Russia as punishment for their “meddling” in the 2016 presidential election.  The measure was passed 97-2, with overwhelming support. The Republican-led Senate voted decisively to punish Moscow for interfering in the 2016 election. They approved a wide-range of sanctions […]

Ray Dalio Warns We May Be On A Path To “Dictatorships And Wars”

Ray Dalio’s fatalism took another quantum step higher this afternoon. Having made his displeasure with Trump – of whom he initially spoke quite fondly when he predicted it would be “glorious to be rich” – clear, the founder of Bridgewater (for whom James Comey worked before joining the FBI) has repeatedly hinted that the market, […]