Obama & America’s Decline – May 21st, 2015

May 21st, 2015

Some analysis and background on race-based tensions and social upheaval in the U.S.

Five items in total…

Black Republican Walter Hudson suggests that Blackness is defined by how you think, not how you look – “If race is a worldview rather than a skin color, then racism is objecting to that worldview rather than objecting to skin color. This explains why anyone who rejects the Marxist undercurrent of the Black Lives Matter movement can expect to be labelled racist, even if they happen to be black.”

The astonishing self-entitlement of the welfare lobby: “Every poverty statistic is presented as if it were evidence of our guilt, when it’s actually evidence of our incredible generosity.”

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Military & Intelligence News – May 20th, 2015

May 20th, 2015

Six items in total…

U.S: Russia’s Su-35S “Flanker E” can jam the radar and sensors of even the most advanced US fighter planes

U.K: Able Seaman reveals “serious security and safety breaches” in Trident submarine operations in detailed on-line posting

North Korea: Claim to have successfully fired a missile from a submarine greatly increases threat to South Korea, Japan and the US

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China – May 19th, 2015

May 19th, 2015

Seven items in total…

China’s challenge to U.S. trade and financial dominance may involve gold – 3,510 metric tons of it

Europol smashes large organised crime money-laundering network in Spain run by Chinese citizens “thought to be the subsidiary of an even larger criminal network based in China”

Interest rate cuts gamble on stimulating the economy to get over recent downturn “without any major disruptions”

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Muslims and the West – May 18th, 2015

May 18th, 2015

Eight items in total…

Italy: Schoolboy of “African origin” punches 12-year-old girl for wearing a crucifix

Canada: “Muslim Brotherhood gripping sections of Canada’s diverse Muslim community”

U.K: Rape gangs, terrorists, trafficking children – an analysis of Islam-related issues in Britain last month

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Occupied Territories – May 18th, 2015

May 18th, 2015

Dozens injured in Gaza as IDF “unexploded ordnance” detonates while being dismantled

Netanyahu’s new “right-wing religious coalition” approves building 900 settler homes in East Jerusalem

UNICEF estimates over one-third of Gaza children need “psycho-social first aid

Is Israel’s political system now in the hands of Naftali Bennett and other settler-supporters?

Breaking the Silence: IDF veterans say that “permissive rules of engagement coupled with indiscriminate artillery fire” contributed to mass Gaza casualties

Obama & America’s Decline – May 17th, 2015

May 17th, 2015

Seven items in total…

States forbidden to ask whether voters are U.S. citizens…

DEA off the hook after driver killed and truck riddled with bullet holes in drug sting

“Does Obama… simply not give a damn about his fellow Americans?” – criminal illegal aliens allowed to run free

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Britain – May 15th, 2015

May 15th, 2015

Excellent pre-analysis of the recent election

Is Scotland the ultimate “nanny state”?

Fears that if Greece leaves the Eurozone the “Anglo-Saxon world” will try to break it up

Scotland to attend China Golf Show in effort to open up a “new market”

‌Was the 2015 General Election a “victory for Euroscepticism”?

“Nature / Environment / Critters” May 15th, 2015

May 15th, 2015

Eight items in total…

Nigeria: 28 children killed by lead poisoining resulting from illegal gold mining

California: Nestle still bottling and selling water in the middle of a drought

U.S: Ethanol refining could be releasing far larger amounts of ozone-forming compounds than government estimates suggest

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Military & Intelligence News – May 13th, 2015

May 13th, 2015

China’s “artificial island” strategy likely to force South China Sea issues…

China intends to expand its naval-basing activities by building giant floating islands

China is building a “great wall of sand” to “anchor” territorial claims

U.S. military is considering using aircraft and warships to directly contest Chinese territorial claims using a chain of rapidly expanding “artificial islands”…

Further background: China now building massive artificial islands for both civilian and military purposes – see here and here.

Japan’s new “collective self -defence” re-interpretation of its Constitution allows greater co-operation with U.S.

Israel Lobby – May 13th, 2015

May 13th, 2015

U.S: Dual-citizen Haim Saban – “make donations to political parties, establish think tanks, and control media outlets

U.K: Student leaders at the UK’s School of Oriental and African Studies want to cut academic links with Israeli institutions

U.S: Press blackout at the Press Club (!) over Israel Lobby conference…

U.K: Cancellation of Southampton University’s conference on Israel and the law – a dubious victory for the “Zionist Lobby”

U.S: Prime Minister Netanyahu – “The support and the alliance with the United States is a foundation of our national security”