Opinion: FTX’s Collapse Was a Crime, Not an Accident

By David Z. Morris Nov 30, 2022 at 12:15 p.m. MST Updated Dec 2, 2022 at 7:48 a.m. MST Sam Bankman-Fried is a con man and fraudster of historic proportions. But you might not learn that from the New York Times, CoinDesk’s Chief Insights Columnist David Z. Morris writes. In the weeks since Sam Bankman-Fried’s cryptocurrency empire […]

Military Deploy in Brazil – “Martial Law Coming Next Week”?

The Gateway Pundit By Richard Abelson Published December 3, 2022 at 7:30am Military vehicles have been spotted mobilizing in Brazil as President Bolsonaro met with military leaders at a ceremony to promote new generals in Brazilía Thursday. “Martial law is coming next week”, says Brazil observer Matt Tyrmand.  Elon Musk noted Twitter may have interfered with Brazilian […]

Newsbits On Ukraine – Swamp Trenches, Short Training, Out Of Ammo

MoA (Moon of Alabama) Realistic reports from the Ukrainian frontline are rare. Yesterday the British Express had this (@7:30, also here) from Bakhmut / Artemovsk in its Live coverage. One wonders how it has bypassed the censor: Inside Bakhmut frontline ‘littered with corpses’ and ‘colossal’ lossesThe Ukrainian commander of the Svoboda battalion, Petro Kuzyk, whose unit is one of […]

Nuclear strikes cannot be avoided – the logic of events in Ukraine leads to them anyway

NewsFront The topic of the use of nuclear weapons is again being actively discussed by experts. First, a meeting of the US-Russian Commission on the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) has been disrupted. Secondly, military analysts believe that December will be the month of active offensives by the parties to the conflict in Ukraine. If […]

US troops are combat ready on Russian border – Lithuanian commander

RT The US forces stationed in Lithuania have switched their stance from deterrence of Russia to combat readiness, Lithuanian Chief of Defense Lieutenant General Valdemaras Rupsys has said. The country shares a border with Russia’s Kaliningrad exclave on the Baltic Sea, as well as with Belarus and Latvia. “The main factor used to be deterrence, the demonstration […]

Zelensky cracks down on Ukraine’s biggest church

RT Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has announced new measures seeking to ban religious institutions deemed to have links with Russia. He said the move is intended to safeguard the nation’s “spiritual independence” amid Kiev’s conflict with Moscow. The president’s principal target is the Ukranian Orthodox Church, the country’s largest, which is linked to the Moscow Patriarchate. The […]

The Media’s Deranged Hysteria Over Elon Musk’s Promised Restoration of Free Speech

by Glenn Greenwald It was easy to predict that there would be an all-out war from Western power centers if Musk sought to mildly reduce censorship on Twitter. Still, the media outdid itself. It is hard to overstate how manic, primal and unhinged is the reaction of corporate media employees to the mere prospect that new […]

Australian PM Tells US to Drop Charges Against Julian Assange

By Dave DeCamp Global Research, December 01, 2022 Antiwar.com 30 November 2022 Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese on Wednesday said that he has personally asked the US government to drop its case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is an Australian citizen. Albanese, who previously rejected public pressure to push for Assange’s release, said that he raised the issue with US officials in […]

Zelensky’s $1 Trillion ‘Reconstruction’ Pipe Dream

By Drago Bosnic It’s safe to say the world has gotten used to mind-blowing statements coming from the detached Kiev regime, as this has become their common theme. Apart from boastful claims of supposed “victories” of the Neo-Nazi junta forces against the Russian military, talks of how much financial assistance is necessary is the usual topic in […]

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