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70th Anniversary Of Orwell’s Death Sees ‘Newspeak’ Censorship Soaring

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: National Security Threats  · Relevance: bad

70th Anniversary Of Orwell's Death Sees 'Newspeak' Censorship Soaring

Authored by Sharyl Attkisson via sharylattkisson.com, It is a dangerous practice: Government, corporations, universities, news outlets and “experts” curating our information so that we cannot access, see or believe that which they determine we should not access, see or believe. If anyone had suggested to Orwell , or the American founders, that we would invite this sort of manipulation and control of our information, they wouldn’t have believed it. […]

Malcolm Turnbull attacks Scott Morrison’s handling of the bushfire crisis as ‘not how a prime minister should act’

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: National Security Threats  · Relevance: bad

Malcolm Turnbull attacks Scott Morrison's handling of the bushfire crisis as 'not how a prime minister should act'

Malcolm Turnbull said he could not explain Scott Morrison’s behaviour during the fire emergency. Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has lobbed a stinging critique of his successor Scott Morrison’s handling of the bushfire crisis, saying his conduct is "not consistent with the way in which [a] prime minister would or should act." Malcolm Turnbull said he could not understand Scott Morrison’s actions during the bushfire crisis The former prime […]

Glenn Greenwald Responds To ‘Grave And Obvious Attack On Free Press’ Following Charges

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: National Security Threats  · Relevance: bad

Glenn Greenwald Responds To 'Grave And Obvious Attack On Free Press' Following Charges

Glenn Greenwald responded to charges levied against him Tuesday by prosecutors in Brazil, who have accused the American journalist of cybercrimes for his role in publishing embarrassing text messages that exposed corruption within the Brazilian judicial system. According to the government’s criminal complaint, Greenwald "directly assisted, encouraged and guided" his sources, who gained access to online chats between prosecutors and others involved in "Operation Car Wash," which The Intercept […]

Biden Bites Head Off CBS Journo Who Asked About Bernie Feud

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: National Security Threats  · Relevance: bad

Biden Bites Head Off CBS Journo Who Asked About Bernie Feud

Joe Biden just went full Corn Pop on a CBS reporter on Tuesday after being asked about his decision to attack Bernie Sanders, despite clearing the air over a dispute on Social Security the day before. The former Vice President and 2020 candidate was leaving a campaign event in Mason City, Iowa on Wednesday, ignoring several questions by C BS ‘s Ed O’Keefe about the ongoing beef – then […]

Biden Won’t Deport Drunk-Driving Illegals, Bernie Considers Tearing Down Existing Border Wall

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: National Security Threats  · Relevance: bad

Biden Won't Deport Drunk-Driving Illegals, Bernie Considers Tearing Down Existing Border Wall

In an apparent effort to out-virtue-signal one another, Democratic Presidential Nominee front-runners, Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden unleashed a smorgasbord of "illegal immigrant"-pandering ideas. "Joe Biden has lost his mind…" was the initial response by Tom Homan, the former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), after Biden suggested he would not deport illegal aliens convicted of drunk driving if he were president. As The Daily Caller reported, […]

Stocks Give Up Early Gains As “Contained” Coronavirus Death-Count Doubles Overnight

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: U S Dollar  · Relevance: bad

"It’s contained" was apparently the narrative-du-jour… …never mind the actual facts on the ground as cases soar, deaths spike, and China declares martial law in all but name…Stocks were steady so all is well… Chinese stocks rose because "contained"… Source: Bloomberg European markets opened higher because "contained" but faded as the day wore on… Source: Bloomberg US markets were buoyant on hopes of "contained" but as reality hit during […]

Biden Won’t Deport Drunk-Driving Illegals, Bernie Considers Tearing Down Existing Border Wall

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: U S Dollar  · Relevance: bad

Biden Won't Deport Drunk-Driving Illegals, Bernie Considers Tearing Down Existing Border Wall

In an apparent effort to out-virtue-signal one another, Democratic Presidential Nominee front-runners, Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden unleashed a smorgasbord of "illegal immigrant"-pandering ideas. "Joe Biden has lost his mind…" was the initial response by Tom Homan, the former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), after Biden suggested he would not deport illegal aliens convicted of drunk driving if he were president. As The Daily Caller reported, […]

Margin lending could help you supercharge your savings, but it’s not without risk

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: U S Dollar  · Relevance: not sure

Margin lending could help you supercharge your savings, but it's not without risk

Record-low interest rates and rising property prices have created a dream run for homeowners. Talking about the property market is fast becoming as unpalatable as discussing politics or religion at the dinner table. That is because, despite a mini housing market correction over the past couple of years, a recent revival means buying a home in some of Australia’s capital cities remains out of reach for many. According to […]

Hubris Defined

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: Traditional Technical Market Research  · Relevance: not sure

Hubris Defined

Authored by Sven Henrich via NorthmanTrader.com, One day this bull market will end and the age of the central banking enabled debt bubble will be exposed for the hubris that it is and all the sins of “potential side effects” that central bankers warn about but never do anything about will come back to haunt all of us. It’ll be the age of the great unwind. Nobody will tell […]

Trump Says Tesla Must Build “Very Big” US Plant, Warns He’s “So Disappointed” In Boeing

January 22, 2020 ·  · Topic: U S Dollar  · Relevance: good

Continuing his Davos media blitz, President Trump sat down for a lengthy, wide-ranging interview with CNBC host Joe Kernen where he discussed the impeachment hoax, his underappreciated economic successes, the successes and failures of Tesla and Boeing, and the American effort to suppress the spread of the mysterious new Chinese coronavirus. During the opening minutes of the interview, after a brief preamble, Kernen jumped into questions about the coronavirus, […]

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