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Thoughts About The Melbourne Free Assange Rally

” I thought that there would be more people here,” said an elderly lady. I agreed. True, in the end there may have been between 300 and 500 people gathered around the Melbourne city library front steps. As an event that keeps Assange front of mind and puts his plight …

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Fragments of my life
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Incandescent Rage

Caitlin Johnstone’s epic piece on Cardinal George Pell is remarkable in many ways.  However, for me, it hammered home some truths that I have only dared skate across in moments of darkness. In her own surgically clean way, Caitlin has managed to put her finger on the one clear feeling …

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media

Assange is a piece in play in a much bigger game.

I haven’t written directly about Julian Assange for some time. There are people who have greater insights and larger audiences than me. I re-post their pieces and support Assange in any way I can. But, there is a danger in saying the same thing over and over again, so I …

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seth rich
media

Matt Couch Details All In Seth Rich Investigation

In an extraordinary detailed Twitter thread, Matt Couch, partner in the America First Media Group has detailed his findings on the disturbing murder of DNC staffer, Seth Rich. I have been following the Seth Rich story for the past 2 years. Like many others who have taken an interest in …

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media

Is ABC Australia the Deep State’s Bitch?

It’s Your ABC Isn’t It? For most of my life, I have regarded the ABC as an Australian national treasure.  I bought the 19c a day campaign.  I bought the independent and fearless line that it’s high profile current affairs shows implied. I grew up watching 4 corners, listening to …

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media

Pathetic, Conflicted and Corrupted: Welcome to Fake News

Regular readers will know that I have a deep abiding mistrust of “mainstream” media, it’s sources and the narratives it runs. It wasn’t always that way.  For much of my life I’ve had a deep respect for many news institutions.  That respect has gradually ebbed away as the MSM has …

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Music

Top 10 Songs By The Sweet

The Sweet were the first band that I really ever followed and I kind of accidentally got there. My brother was a big fan of Fox on the Run and I heard it a couple of times without really getting it, then somehow I heard Hellraiser on the radio.  It …

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Politics

Who Profits From Human Trafficking?

Human trafficking is big business. According to Faithreel.org human trafficking is at least a 32 billion dollar business with over a quarter of that business being generated in the United States. That’s a huge and potentially lucrative business. For some reason, mainstream media tend to tiptoe around the subject and …

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Alex Jones
media

What Purpose Does Alex Jones Serve?

Who Is Alex Jones? I like Alex Jones – he makes me laugh is kind of like saying I buy Playboy for the articles. But Alex Jones does make me laugh.  I suppose that could offend both his critics and his fans.  Sorry – I can’t help it. I simply …

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Jared Beck
Politics

Could Jared Beck Be America’s Voice of Conscience?

Jared Beck and his wife, Elizabeth are two of the very few precious voices of reason in the quagmire that masquerades as debate within American political discourse. Unfortunately most people are so locked into their own echo chambers of reality that they can’t or won’t hear them. That’s sad because …

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