on the brink

on the brink

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/08/i-am-disabling-comments.html 

“… frankly I am very angry with the readers….”

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/08/200pm-water-cooler-8172017.html 

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2q0jtth880

 

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, 2017

Debunk

Debunking‘.

Armed Leftists in Charlottesville”. Assault rifles. They seem to be rather forthright in attempting to keep it quiet.

Added:  “I Am Disabling Comments”.

Why Were The Police Held Back In Charlottesville?”:

As ProPublica reported, state police and National Guardsmen mostly stood aside and watched as the violence grew worse.

This appears to be a direct result of what appears to be a stand down order from higher-ups.

When the alt-right rally was mostly dispersed, police still seemed a missing presence in the city as the leftists kept demonstrating, some armed with aluminum bats and other weapons. This is the scene where the white nationalist drove his car through pedestrians, with police seemingly far away from the action.

That absence allowed for a female reporter who was an eyewitness to the intentional crash to be allegedly punched in the face by antifa. The reason: because she was press.

Curiously, this attack on a journalist hasn’t netted much attention.

The chaos seems like it could have been contained and fewer people hurt if police were a more active presence in Charlottesville.

Both sides of the rally have been critical of police inaction in the rally, putting blame on them for the out-of-control violence that occurred on Sunday.”

Stories Claiming DNC Hack Was ‘Inside Job’ Rely Heavily On A Stupid Conversion Error No ‘Forensic Expert’ Would Make”.  The author is so oddly certain of himself and nasty to a large collection of real experts that I can only conclude Techdirt is just another dirt Clintonista front, and perhaps a dirt IC front.  See the comment by Richard Hack.  Scott Ritter has questions too, but is a lot more open minded.

Is Guccifer 2.0 Imran Awan?  Yes. No.

New Book ‘Shattered’ By Clinton Insiders Reveals ‘Blame Russia’ Plan Hatched by Podesta, Mook Within 24 Hours of Election Loss”.

AT 8/17/2017 06:09:00 PM

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FRIDAY, AUGUST 18, 2017

Clown alley

EXCLUSIVE: Republican Congressman Meets With WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange” and “EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Rohrabacher Says Assange Could Be Pardoned For Info About DNC Leak Source”.  Rohrabacher is one of those eccentric Republicans like Paul or Amash – there are absolutely no eccentric Democrats, who are all neolibs or disguised Republicans – whose politics is a bit unpredictable.  The obvious deal is that Assange gets out in return for proving the non-Russian origins of the material released by WikiLeaks, a fact which would be devastating to the Clintonista/warmonger narrative.  I wonder how Assange goes about proving this without disclosing his actual source(s).  It was a three hour meeting!

Assange.

Steve Bannon, Unrepentant” (added:  if you believe all the timelines, Bannon gave this interview after he had submitted his resignation!):

“I asked Bannon about the connection between his program of economic nationalism and the ugly white nationalism epitomized by the racist violence in Charlottesville and Trump’s reluctance to condemn it. Bannon, after all, was the architect of the strategy of using Breitbart to heat up white nationalism and then rely on the radical right as Trump’s base.

He dismissed the far right as irrelevant and sidestepped his own role in cultivating it: “Ethno-nationalism—it’s losers. It’s a fringe element. I think the media plays it up too much, and we gotta help crush it, you know, uh, help crush it more.”

“These guys are a collection of clowns,” he added.

From his lips to Trump’s ear.

“The Democrats,” he said, “the longer they talk about identity politics, I got ’em. I want them to talk about racism every day. If the left is focused on race and identity, and we go with economic nationalism, we can crush the Democrats.””

Clown alley.

Tweet (Stephen Miller):

“This isn’t hard to figure out”

Trump deepens appeal to fascist right with defense of Confederate monuments” (Martin).  Buying right into the Democrat echo chamber.  I’m surprised – the socialists are usually smarter than this.  No, Trump isn’t planning to win with the support of the 0.1% of the electorate that are neo-Nazis.

Burying the Lie of the “Alt-Left””.  Discussion at Naked Capitalism (which I guess is the start of the end of comments there!).  The thing that makes the silent majority/deplorables seethe is having the elites tell them not to believe their lyin’ eyes as they have made some kind of high-end political science conceptual mistake.  The alt-right must have been fighting ghosts on the streets of Charlottesville.  Pretending the conspiracy angle doesn’t exist, or using the clever debating techniques of ‘smart’ people, no longer works.  In fact, as Bannon so well knows, it backfires.  You can ‘win’ every debate you enter into, and lose every election.

The Democrats could say something like “Trump thinks x, and we think he’s wrong, and here’s why we suggest he’s wrong”, but they always do it so as to assert their moral superiority over both Trump and anybody who voted for him, or considered voting for him.  It always turns into a repeat of Killary’s ‘deplorables’ speech. They can’t seem to help themselves, and when Republicans who lost to Trump pile on in the same fashion, it looks even worse.

Richard Spencer Tells Israelis They ‘Should Respect’ Him: ‘I’m a White Zionist'”.

Hitler was a hunter”.

Tweet (Gil Hoffman):

“Israel condemns Nazis but has to put it in proper proportion, bc relations with US govt are important, minister @ayoobkara tells @knesset99.”

If you’re wondering why Saudi Arabia and Israel have united against Al-Jazeera, here’s the answer” (Fisk).

War Crimes: Saudi Arabia Should Pay the Penalty for Catastrophe in Yemen” (Prashad).

Refusing to Learn Lessons from Libya” (Carden).

Whoops!:  “NYT Shocking Report: US “Ally” Ukraine Is Source Of North Korean Missile Engines”.

C.I.A. Connections of White Nationalist Leaders and Alternative Media Figures”.  I don’t know about all the details, but the gist of this is certainly correct.  It is just a part of the political theater we saw in Charlottesville.

From previously unpublished pages of Gogol’s “Diary of a Madman””

Bannon Butts bromance.

AT 8/18/2017 10:45:00 AM

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Posted on August 18, 2017 by Yves Smith

Dear patient readers,

I want to thank you for the generally very supportive comments in Links yesterday (which amusingly I had also intended to turn off and didn’t) as well as the many messages sent via e-mail on shutting down comments. Due to being up past 10 AM and still dealing with cumulative physical and emotional exhaustion, I must again apologize for the lack of original posts. I simply can’t focus enough to carry one off adequately.

It has been emotionally draing since the start of the presidential campaign to see both parties engage in ever more intensifying levels of what Lambert has called ‘strategic hate management”.

Lambert and I have also regularly discussed our puzzlement and distress what would seem to be the inevitable end-game of the Democratic strategy, which is to demonize wide swathes of the population outside the 10% as contemptible and to attribute any economic problems they have to the failure to enough education and be sufficiently adaptable (like move to where jobs supposedly are, even though a lack of contacts means they are sorely disadvantaged in landing them). And that’s before you get to inconvenient facts that conflict with this self-serving picture, like people out of work who have been unemployed for over 6 months or are over 50 (and in many fields, over 35) are unemployable. Taking more and more for yourselves, collectively and demonizing the victims who can see through what is a strategy for fomenting civil war. As Machiavelli told his prince, you can kill a man’s father, but you cannot take his patrimony. And the American dream or at least maintaining an adequate pretense that hard work and fair dealing will be rewarded and some measure of noblesse oblige, has been the US answer to which has been torn apart over the last 35 years.

Yet the elites live in blue cities, not even geographically contiguous, not even remotely capable of provisioning themselves. And that’s before you get to the fact that the people who own guns and the people who use them in their line of work are overwhelmingly not part of the 10%. In other words, this is a prescription for violence directed at the 10% and groups they’ve been trying to win with the thin gruel of identity politics rather than giving material concrete benefits that would help these groups directly by improving their lot and reduce hostility to them by lowering economic stress.

ACLU Will No Longer Defend Hate Groups Protesting With Firearms Wall Street Journal. Key section:

Top officials at ACLU branches in California echoed Mr. Romero’s comments in a statement posted online Wednesday. “If white supremacists march into our towns armed to the teeth and with the intent to harm people, they are not engaging in activity protected by the United States Constitution,” they said.

Read NDA That George Soros Forced Professional Anarchist To Sign ShadowProof (UserFriendly)

https://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/08/links-81817.html 

[Ed.: I have to laugh when I read about the emotional and physical exhaustion, remembering the days following that severe clear day in September 2011. Would someone please donate a carton of tissues to Yves and Lambert? Maybe we can start a crowd-funding effort among the populations of Iraqi, Syrian and Palestinian families — and the African-American popluation— whose lives have been ruined.]

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http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/08/16/charlottesville-2/ 

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The new face of America is eerily familiar. 

Julian Assange

https://twitter.com/JulianAssange/status/896777829580517376 

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https://fellowshipofminds.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/antifa-are-communists.jpg 

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https://itsgoingdown.org/forming-an-antifa-group-a-manual/ 

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http://jamesfetzer.blogspot.com/2017/08/charlottesville-violence-orchestrated.html 

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No, Violent Leftist Gangs Fighting White Supremacists Aren’t Heroes. They’re Part Of The Problem.

http://www.dailywire.com/news/19845/no-violent-leftist-gangs-fighting-white-ben-shapiro 

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SITE is still telling lies.

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http://100percentfedup.com/throwing-gas-racial-fire-va-police-confirm-governor-terry-mcauliffe-lied-weapons-hid-around-charlottesville-white-nationalists/amp/ 

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Nazi Fears and ‘Hate Speech’ Hysteria are Being Amplified to Attack Civil Liberties

Michael Krieger | Posted Thursday Aug 17, 2017 at 12:35 pm

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https://therearenosunglasses.wordpress.com/2017/08/17/now-the-lunatic-communist-black-reformers-are-attacking-dead-american-presidents/ 

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There’s a statue in DC at the corner of 3rd and D Street, just above the Capitol and the Mall and near a law enforcement memorial of a Confederate brigadier general, the fellow who wrote the lyrics to Dixie to Arms!, that the statue wrecking crews have missed. 

Perhaps someone will make the requisite notifications and get some righteous action underway?

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BREAKING: John Henry: Red Sox ready to change name of “Yawkey Way.” He’s “haunted” by racist legacy of ex-owner.

http://www.

bostonherald.com/sports/red_sox

/2017/08/john_henry_says_red_sox_will_lead_effort_to_change_name_of_yawkey_way#.WZXyZcwWi3w.twitter 

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THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, 2017

Drunken dwarf/mobile death ray/Copernicus

Tweets by William Craddick.

Why Was This ‘Crowd Hire’ Company Recruiting $25 An Hour ‘Political Activists’ In Charlotte Last Week?”  Not this again!  Crisis actors and paid provocateurs!

KKK leader seeking Charlottesville rally has history as FBI informant”:

“According to the Times Union in Albany, New York, Barker wore a wire and secretly recorded a conversation with Glendon Scott Crawford, a Klan member who was trying to gain support for his “mobile death ray,” which he’d hoped to use on Muslims.”

and:

“Barker’s checkered history was noted by Jason Kessler, the right-wing blogger and founder of Unity and Security for America. Six days after Barker’s Klan group submitted its application, Kessler submitted his own application for an assembly in Lee Park, set to run from 12 to 5 p.m. Aug. 12.

In an email, Kessler called Barker “an FBI informant and multiple felon” and claimed that he was “being paid by left-wing groups to discredit legitimate conservatives.”

“Someone is trying to discredit my rally by bringing in this jackass,” Kessler wrote.”

“‘Unite the Right’ organizer Jason Kessler ousted as provocateur Obama supporter from Occupy movement”. “Unite the Right Protesters Hoodwinked by their Own Leader”.

Jason Kessler” (SPLC!):

“Kessler started his blog “Jason Kessler, American Author,” toward the end of 2015 and spent the majority of the next year dispensing mindset and lifestyle advice and promoting two books authored during a period of “worldwide travel.” The first is a book of poetry titled Midnight Road, and a second novel called Badland Blues about a “drunken dwarf,” who is “unlucky in love, looks or money.”

Rumors abound on white nationalist forums that Kessler’s ideological pedigree before 2016 was less than pure and seem to point to involvement in the Occupy movement and past support for President Obama.

At one recent speech in favor of Charlottesville’s status as a sanctuary city, Kessler live-streamed himself as an attendee questioned him and apologized for an undisclosed spat during Kessler’s apparent involvement with Occupy. Kessler appeared visibly perturbed by the woman’s presence and reminders of their past association.”

This is amazingly over-the-top bat-shit crazy, an indication that this is where the Clintonistas are going to take their stand (see also “Bushes, Obama, Clinton weigh in on Charlottesville”):  “The House Is On Fire – Accepting the Truth of the Trump Revolution” (read down to “Copernican vs Ptolemaic models of the solar system”!!!):

“This is Trump, a man whose deepest political impulses are tied to racial grievance and a desire for revenge, a desire to place the deserving and white back at the top of the racial hierarchy. People get caught up on whether or not people are willing to call Trump a ‘racist’. Of course, he’s a racist. But that doesn’t tell us enough. Lots of people dislike blacks or Jews, don’t want to live near them, etc. But many, likely most with racist attitudes, do not embrace a politics driven by racial grievance. Trump’s politics are about racial grievance. It’s not latent or peripheral but rather central. That’s different and it’s worse. It is one of the few consistent themes in his politics going back many, many years.”

CONSPIRACY OR CHAOS?”

Cloudflare CEO on Terminating Service to Neo-Nazi Site: ‘The Daily Stormer Are Assholes'” (also).  The simultaneous big corporate attack on The Daily Stormer is extremely interesting, as it brings two issues to light.  First, all these companies are engaged in supplying services of public necessity, are effectively monopolies, and should be nationalized, or at least heavily regulated as public utilities.  Whatever you think of The Daily Stormer or the decision, having 0.1%-ers unilaterally decide what you can read is obviously wrong and dangerous.  This is what real fascism looks like.  Secondly, driving The Daily Stormer to the dark web is a curious decision, as the business model of all these companies consists in harvesting our internet data, and if enough of us start using, say, Tor (where you only give your data to the CIA!), and fall outside their grasp, they are going to have big problems.

Californian Who Helped Lead Charlottesville Protests Used Berkeley as a Test Run”:

“He would serve two deployments in Iraq in the infantry. It was on these tours that Damigo’s views on race began to be shaped by the violent conflict he saw on a daily basis — killings, murders, explosions and misery.

“I saw them in Iraq, which is also a multireligious, multicultural society,” Damigo said. “And I generally saw it growing up. And it was certainly a more extreme form, but it definitely, I think, it did make me think a bit more about race and population dynamics.”

The violence that began to shape Damigo’s thinking on race also killed two of his close friends in combat. According to court documents obtained by El Tecolote and KQED, Damigo began suffering acute symptoms of PTSD as a result of his exposure to the Iraq War.

Damigo blames that trauma for his decision to rob a San Diego cab driver at gunpoint after his return from Iraq.

During a psychological evaluation conducted for the court as part of the criminal case, Damigo said he attacked the cab driver, Changiz Ezzatyar, because he mistook him for an Iraqi. Damigo said the decision came after a night of solitary heavy drinking.”

When the Maiden comes to America (color revolution blowback):  “The Story of Charlottesville was Written in Blood in the Ukraine” (Baraka):

“What is the character of racist right-wing politics today? Is it the crazed white supremacist who plows into an anti-fascist demonstration in Charlottesville, VA or can it also be the assurance by Lindsay Graham that an attack against North Korea would result in thousands of lives lost…. but those lives will be “over there”? What about the recent unanimous resolution by both houses of Congress in support of Israel and criticism of the United Nations for its alleged anti-Israeli bias? Would that qualify as racist and right-wing, since it appears that the ongoing suffering of the Palestinians is of no concern? And what about the vote by the U.S. House of Representatives to go even beyond the obscene proposal of the Trump administration to increase the military budget by $54 billion dollars and instead add a whopping $74 billion to the Pentagon budget?

What I find interesting about the current discussion around what many are referring to as the emboldening of the radical white supremacist right is how easy it is to mobilize opposition against the crude and overt white supremacists we saw in Charlottesville. So easy, in fact, that it’s really a distraction from the more difficult and dangerous work that needs to be done to confront the real right-wing power brokers.

The white supremacy that some of us see as more insidious is not reflected in the simple, stereotypical images of the angry, Nazi-saluting alt-righter or even Donald Trump. Instead, it is the normalized and thus invisible white supremacist ideology inculcated into cultural and educational institutions and the policies that stem from those ideas. That process doesn’t just produce the storm troopers of the armed and crazed radical right but also such covert true believers as Robert Ruben from Goldman Sachs, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, Tony Blair and Nancy Pelosi – “decent” individuals who have never questioned for a moment the superiority of Western civilization, who believe completely in the White West’s right and responsibility to determine which nations should have sovereignty and who should be the leaders of “lesser” nations. And who believe that there is no alternative to the wonders of global capitalism even if it means that billions of human beings are consigned permanently to what Fanon called the “zone of non-being.””

Questions to US citizens”(Qumsiyeh):

AT 8/17/2017 08:21:00 AM

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“… CNN reports, “Roughly 1,500 Confederate symbols still exist on public land more than 150 years after the conclusion of the Civil War.” It explains that 718 of the Confederate symbols are “monuments and statutes.”

The outlet embedded a Southern Poverty Law Center/CNN map of the U.S. in the article–a map complete with green, blue, and red dots to signify the locations of the Confederate symbols. The green dots show schools with Confederate namesakes, the blue dots show courthouses that have Confederate monuments/statues, and the red dots show “parks, trails, monuments, municipalities, holidays, buildings, flags” that are maintained…..”

http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/08/17/hit-list-cnn-publishes-map-confederate-monuments-u-s/ 

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https://capitalresearch.org/article/southern-poverty-law-center-wellspring-of-manufactured-hate/ 

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LEFTIST ACTIVISTS DEMAND NEW YORK MUSEUM TAKE DOWN STATUE OF ‘RACIST’ THEODORE ROOSEVELT

Social justice warriors are never satisfied. If you give them an inch, they’ll take a mile. After demanding that southern states take down statues of Confederate figures, the activist Left is now targeting an iconic American president featured on Mount Rushmore. SOURCE: THE DAILY WIRE

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American Experience’s one-hour documentary on

Teddy Roosevelt

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1__QrSss1ew 

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mq4UTm_sBfI 

one-hour documentary “Myth or Reality TR- Theodore Roosevelt – Black Care”

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Chemtrail Breather (Hicksville) 

Would be nice to see Americans organize to remove the Dulles name from a certain airport.  How difficult would that be?

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URBAN WARFARE: NATO ISSUES RFP FOR TRAINING TO FIGHT IN BIG CITIES WITH “DENSE, INTERCONNECTED POPULATIONS”

Throughout the 2016 campaigning cycle, then candidate Trump frequently criticized NATO as “obsolete” and repeatedly knocked allies for not paying their “fair share.” Then, in a shocking reversal, Trump hosted a joint press conference with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg, just a few months after moving into the White House, in which he declared: “I said it was obsolete.  It’s no longer obsolete.”

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“… Joshua Kurlantzick’s recent book A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA is more than just a retelling of the war in Laos and the role it played in the Vietnam conflict. It narrates the history of how the CIA began its notorious paramilitary operations in Laos and how this became the template for future covert wars organized by the agency in many parts of the world…..”

https://therearenosunglasses.wordpress.com/2017/08/19/the-cia-invented-terror-war-in-laos/ 

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https://therearenosunglasses.wordpress.com/2017/08/18/al-arabiya-posts-video-of-saudi-f16-shooting-down-qatari-airliner/ 

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=darUkinzmKg 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m7xS7SbT2lI 

[Ed.: Vehicular homicide en masse is the new terror weapon of the day. When pedestrians start arming themselves with homemade counter-strike weapons, it will become messy. Maybe crossing guards and neighborhood watch groups armed with SuperShorty’s.]

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http://www.captainsjournal.com/2017/08/17/the-new-york-times-and-everytown-ban-the-open-carry-of-firearms/ 

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Barcelona, Manchester, Berlin, Paris, Nice, London, New York: Passports and IDs Mysteriously Discovered in the Wake of Terror Attacks

By Prof Michel Chossudovsky

Global Research, August 18, 2017

http://www.globalresearch.ca/manchester-berlin-paris-nice-london-new-york-passports-and-ids-mysteriously-discovered-in-the-wake-of-terror-attacks/5592063 

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BUSTED: BARCELONA OUTED AS AN INTELLIGENCE AGENCY OPERATION BY MEX MEDIA

August 17 2017 at 10:45 PM CST

DIEZ EN PUNTO: MOROCCAN “TERRORIST” PROVEN TO HAVE NO PASSPORT TO LEAVE IN VAN!

MEXICAN MEDIA BOMBSHELL! BARCELONA WAS STAGED

Mexican media is asking hard questions about Barcelona, and how yet another passport was so conveniently found in the van.

The 10:30PM (CST) Diez En Punto (10 En Punto) which airs on Univision and is the most highly regarded Mexican newscast just reported that the Morroccan that is being blamed went to the Moroccan embassy to report his passport stolen, and confirmed that he reported it stolen before the van attack took place. Mexican Media openly stated that it was a frame up, because it is documented that the Morroccan man DID NOT HAVE HIS PASSPORT AT THE TIME OF THE ATTACK.

Diez En Punto then asked the hard question: Since it is proven this guy did not have his passport at the time of the attack, as confirmed by the embassy which did not issue a new one yet and received word directly from him that it was stolen days before the van attack, Mexican media is questioning why on earth the authorities are insisting on saying he was the one who did the attack.

It is then obvious to conclude from what they said, that Barcelona is a proven, sewn up in a body bag intelligence agency fronted false flag that the elite don’t want to let go of, because the authorities know damn well the embassy issued a statement that confirmed he did not even have a passport to leave in any van, – oh so conveniently to follow the script of the miracle passport so perfectly (time and time again), – yet they are not backing off on their accusations against a now known to be innocent man.

AAAAAND that’s what communists do, because they know that a news broadcast in Mexico is not going to make it to Morocco, and to accomplish an agenda they will murder ANYONE. They are not creative enough to move away from “the perfectly clean passport on top of the ashes”. They will take care of the questions by killing anyone it takes to accomplish it. And what would their agenda for yet another vehicular attack be? FULLY MANDATED SELF DRIVING VEHICLES.

http://82.221.129.208/baaaasepaaged3.html 

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“… According to CNN reporter Jim Scuitto and CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, the terrorist attack today in Barcelona was the result of a copy-cat from,… wait for it,… yep, Charlottesville Virginia.  No, seriously; I’m.Not.Kidding. ….”

Video and more at the link:

https://theconservativetreehouse.com/2017/08/17/good-grief-cnns-wolf-blitzer-says-barcelona-terrorist-attack-was-copycat-of-charlottesville/ 

via

https://t-room.us/ 

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http://aanirfan.blogspot.com/2017/08/barcelona-false-flag.html 

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MILITARY SITUATION IN SYRIA ON AUGUST 18, 2017

Posted on August 18, 2017 by martyrashrakat

 

RUSSIAN DEFENSE MINISTRY: ISIS TERRORISTS FLEING UQAYRABAT BESIEGED BY SYRIAN ARMY

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http://pennyforyourthoughts2.blogspot.com/2017/08/us-to-remain-in-syrian-kurdistan-for.html 

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CIA ‘Torture Psychologists’ Avoid Trial with Secret Settlement

August 18th, 2017

Via: AFP:

Two psychologists who helped design the CIA’s post-9/11 interrogation program settled a lawsuit Thursday by detainees alleging they were illegally tortured.

The secret settlement in the suit, brought on behalf of two living ex-detainees and one who died of hypothermia after brutal questioning in US custody, avoided what would have been the first public trial of the Central Intelligence Agency’s use of torture on suspected Al-Qaeda members.

But it also allowed the two psychologists who supplied the CIA with “coercive” interrogation techniques, James Mitchell and Bruce Jessen, to maintain that they personally had nothing to do with the use of waterboarding, extreme stress positions and beatings on detainees.

Posted in Atrocities, Covert Operations, Dictatorship, War

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“… In a bizarre legal defense, the psychologists’ lawyers compared their clients to the contractors who supplied the Nazis with Zyklon B, the poison gas used to murder millions of Jews and others during the Holocaust…..”

http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/47641.htm 

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https://richardedmondson.net/2017/08/18/missouri-state-senator-says-she-hopes-trump-will-be-assassinated/ 

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https://therearenosunglasses.wordpress.com/2017/08/18/calling-for-the-assassination-of-the-president-is-a-federal-crime/ 

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https://alethonews.wordpress.com/2017/08/18/a-de-putin-nazification-of-america-update/ 

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http://greencrowasthecrowflies.blogspot.com/2017/08/fascist-entities-unable-to-attract.html 

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“… The political geography of the Mideast is about to change.”

http://turcopolier.typepad.com/sic_semper_tyrannis/2017/08/major-cauldrons-forming-in-central-syria-ttg.html 

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“… Israel is pressing for further U.S. engagement. A full reestablishment of Syrian government control over Syria is seen as a “nightmare scenario”. The preferred outcome is a balkanized Syria in which Israel can play off various sectarian or ethnic groups against each other. While its optimal outcome is now unlikely to be achievable Israel will continue to press for an autonomous Kurdish area under U.S. control. To be economical viable that area needs the oil fields north of the Euphrates. We can therefore expect some resistance from the U.S. military and Israel influenced experts against a Syrian army move across the Euphrates and to capture the oil fields. 

I expect the Euphrates crossing and the consolidation of the oil-fields to become the next contentious issue between the U.S. and Russia in the Syrian war theater.”

http://www.moonofalabama.org/2017/08/syria-summary-crossing-the-euphrates-at-deir-ezzor.html 

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The Russian translator at the Trump Tower meeting with Donald Trump Jr. worked with the State Department and the FBI during Robert Mueller’s tenure as Director of the Bureau, according to documents obtained by True Pundit.

Mueller, the former FBI director, is currently the United States Special Counsel investigating President Donald Trump’s administration and White House aides for alleged connections to supposed Russian factions. While Big Media has tried to portray Trump’s eldest son, Donald Jr., as having orchestrated a clandestine meeting with the Russians to attempt to find dirt on Hillary Clinton, few can seem to explain how a person linked to the FBI and Mueller, who was calling the shots for the Bureau at the time, ended up at the very same Trump Tower sit down.

Mueller’s office did not return calls for comment. The translator, Anatoli Samochornov, who also worked for the US State Department until recently, could not be reached for comment either. Former FBI officials with knowledge of the meeting and possible other FBI work performed by Samochornov refused to go on the record.

More:

http://truepundit.com/russian-at-donald-trump-jr-meeting-worked-with-fbi-while-special-counsel-robert-mueller-was-fbi-director/ 

via

https://t-room.us 

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Planned Parenthood: Teach your preschoolers ‘their genitals don’t determine their gender’ | 04 Aug 2017 | Apparently children as young as 4 are not too young to be told that gender and sex are different and that their genitals don’t indicate their gender.

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/08/04/planned-parenthood-wants-to-preschoolers-to-know-gender-and-sex-arent-same.html

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http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2017/08/18/case-against-wasserman-schultz-ex-it-aide-expands-with-4-count-indictment.html 

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WASSERMAN SCHULTZ’S EX-IT AIDE INDICTED ON 4 COUNTS

The federal case against Imran Awan, a former IT aide for Democratic Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, expanded Thursday with an indictment on four counts including conspiracy and making false statements. He originally was charged with a single bank fraud count; his wife Hina Alvi also was indicted Thursday.  The grand jury decision in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia comes roughly a month after Awan was arrested at Dulles airport in Virginia trying to board a plane to Pakistan, where his family is from.

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http://empireexposed.blogspot.com/2017/08/the-jesuits-as-vaticans-order-of.html 

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https://www.city-journal.org/html/zero-hour-generation-x-15332.html 

via

http://www.strike-the-root.com/ 

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HUD and DOD Missing Money: Supporting Documentation

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We are on the brink of something very dangerous.

The media and political and business elite have banded together to push a lie.

I believe they are over playing their hand. 

http://turcopolier.typepad.com/sic_semper_tyrannis/2017/08/american-insanity-by-publius-tacitus.html

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incog99 (Oceanside) 

I see all of the Democrat hysterics is helping their fundraising:

The DNC raised $38.2 million in the first half of the year, compared with the Republican National Committee’s (RNC) $75.4 million haul during that period — a $37.2 million difference. As of June 30, the RNC has almost $45 million in the bank, while the DNC has just under $7.5 million, along with $3 million in debt.

From “The Hill”

Stephen Parker (New Hyde Park) 

“Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities.”

― Voltaire, Questions sur les Miracles à M. Claparede, Professeur de Théologie à Genève, par un Proposant: Ou Extrait de Diverses Lettres de M. de Voltaire

Absurdity Number 1: The reason Wall Street, Washington DC and corporate America are allowed to continue their non-stop economic gang bang of the American middle class, including in particular, economically distressed minorities, is a bunch of weathered confederate army statues and the activities of American neo-nazis.

Absurdity Number 2: Vladimir Putin owns your ass.

Fuck the European diplomats, the no balls corporate executives, the lying media, the Maoist academics, the Zionist dissemblers (like the odious Larry Summers) and the intelligence controlled supposedly “alt-media” websites who have all joined Lil’ Wayne’s World. You should all ship out to Guyana and set up a socialist paradise for yourselves – leave America to well meaning, hard working people of all creeds and colors

http://www.waynemadsenreport.com/articles/20170816_1

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“… It seems that the American people are the only ones who are kept in the dark. They seem baffled by this spectacle of hatred that threatens to escalate into a new civil war. The Americans are told by their media that this is a race war: White vs. Black, slavery apologists vs. peace loving liberals, White Lives Matters vs. Black Lives Matter and so on. But if Rosenberg is right and this is a war between ‘the Jews’ and the ‘White Nationalists,’ why do the American media attempts to conceal it?

If you hate racism, as you should, but also brave enough to look for an answer, you may grasp how volatile the situation is. Those who read Jewish history aren’t surprised by the current developments. It has all been building for quite a while.”

http://21stcenturywire.com/2017/08/18/atzmon-who-keeps-americans-in-the-dark/ 

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“… “Classic two-pronged Maoist tactic…. (a) shock troops on the ground causing violence and then (b) a sophisticated and coordinated…propaganda push by the parallel rogue state complex of Media, Academia, Hollywood and sold-out politicians. Historically huge. The Police standing down as the [third] element.”

“The violence puts the [television news] viewer in an altered state to receive the propaganda.”

Black vs. white. Nazis vs. liberals. Antifa vs. Alt-Right. Cut the dividing line any way you want to, factor in covert funding by people like George Soros, and you have a formula for escalating conflict between various sectors of society.

Thus, driving more chaos.

Present the “sides” in the conflict as somehow representing the entire population of America. That’s the key.

This op is as old as the hills…..”

https://jonrappoport.wordpress.com/2017/08/18/charlottesville-black-and-white-conflict-in-america/ 

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wLoG9zBvvLQ 

[44 minutes]

Jordan Peterson, Canadian clinical psychologist and professor of psychology at the University of Toronto, speaks with The Epoch Times about Postmodernism and Cultural Marxism.

tip of the cap to

https://t-room.us/

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http://boydownthelane.com/2017/08/18/sit-stay/ 

https://s.w-x.co/2eclipseinsolation10.gif 

https://weather.com/science/weather-explainers/news/eclipse-change-weather-2017 

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THE U.S. MILITARY WILL BE CONDUCTING ‘A MAJOR MILITARY EXERCISE’ ON THE KOREAN PENINSULA DURING THE SOLAR ECLIPSE

On August 21st, approximately 25,000 U.S. troops will join “tens of thousands” from the South Korean military to conduct a “major military exercise” that is already triggering threats from North Korea. Considering the fact that any sort of provocation could cause a nuclear war to erupt on the Korean peninsula, is this really a wise thing to do? The more research that I do on this upcoming solar eclipse, the stranger things become. When I first started hearing about this eclipse many months ago, I didn’t pay too much attention, but now after looking into it extensively I do believe that it is going to be quite significant.