“Donald Trump is wielding the knife and governing with abandon, despite chaos in the White House”. An interesting ‘take’ on Trump as President. I’d say he’s an enigma – for better or worse.’
BUT – when the World Bank speaks against Trump …… you gotta wunda!
“Development of the “Korean Crisis” and the Position of the People’s Republic of China“
“’Brazen Attack on Media Freedom’: Critics Blast Israel’s Move to Ban Al Jazeera; “The move sends a chilling message that the Israeli authorities will not tolerate critical coverage.”
JOHN PILGER – “On the Beach 2017: The Beckoning Of Nuclear War”. A short and scary item ….
THE SAKER – “The End Of The “Wars On The Cheap” For The United States”
“A new declassified CIA report unearthed by the FOIA investigative cooperative MuckRock contains some shocking commentary on how the intelligence community views and interacts with the media.”
Venezuela – “Hugo Chavez launched a socialist revolution after he was elected in 1998, but under successor Nicolas Maduro, the oil-rich country has become a failing state.” Yet another socialist revolution success story becomes a failed state. Just coincidence…. Right?
JON RAPPOPORT – “I’m reprinting an excerpt from an interview I did, several years ago, (…). It’s a reminder about the difference between fake and real news, and about who the major purveyors of fake news are.”
“US Meddles Abroad, Accuses Others of Meddling at Home”. So true…..
PCR – “This is the most alarming event of my lifetime. Now that Washington’s criminally insane have convinced Russia that Russia is in Washington’s war plans, Russia has no alternative but to prepare to strike first.”
“But the logic of it is frighteningly sober. We are talking about the two gravest crimes against humanity – Apartheid and Genocide. They are being committed in the name of Zionism.”
Oz – Vic – “Australian snowfields rejoice after ‘Blizzard of Oz’ turns slopes into winter wonderland”. Well – at least it’s in Winter!
“New satellite images show Antarctica’s 1 trillion ton iceberg in stunning detail (PHOTOS)”
Quakes – 3 x M5+ in the Bismarck Sea, and a 5.8 inPNG (New Britain)
US – “Snowing in Colorado – in AUGUST”
US – Oklahoma – “Surprise EF-2 tornado rips through Tulsa, leaves significant damage and 26 injured”
“Tropical Storm “Franklin” about to hit Yucatan peninsula, Mexico“
Japan – “Typhoon “Noru” approached the Japanese mainland on Sunday, August 6, 2017, leaving on its way at least 2 people dead and forcing authorities to issue evacuation advisories for at least 210 000.“
Oz – “A Melbourne teenager has gone for a dip at the beach and come out covered in blood and looking like a horror movie extra.” Attacked by unidentified “… tiny marine creatures eating his legs.”
“There are calls for more training for teachers to help them deal with reports of children as young as five showing signs of highly inappropriate sexual behaviour at school.” “In a national study (…) teachers reported witnessing students threatening to rape other students, simulating intercourse and coercing others to engage in sexual behaviour.” Welcome to society, 21C style.
JON RAPPOPORT – “Individual power and ethics: the conversation that never was”. Individual power is taboo …..
“A lunar eclipse and a meteor shower join a highly anticipated solar eclipse in a month packed with amazing sky shows.” Heads up!!!!!!
“…there are other unusual, truly strange happenings that occur when the Moon passes in front of the Sun. If you aren’t prepared to look for them, some of these weird phenomena are so fleeting that you can miss them. Following are descriptions of a number of those novel occurrences to be looked for on August 21st.”
“Earth is exiting a stream of fast-moving solar wind that sparked bright auroras over Canada when it first arrived three days ago.”
“If currently fashionable theories are Ultimate Truth (or at least smart ideas) and myth was stupid superstition, where is the dividing line?” VERY ponder-worthy! Print and keep!!
“Parents challenged to limit their screen time when they’re with their kids; Our children learn a lot from us about what is acceptable practice around using a device at home.”
“In the largest survey to date on cannabidiol (CBD) usage, researchers found that nearly half of people using the products were able to quit using pharmaceutical drugs – something the pharmaceutical industry has long feared would happen.”
““5G” Wireless Technology Should be Banned! Wireless Radiation Violates Human Rights and the Nuremburg [sic] Code of Ethics!” …. “5G and higher have not been tested for human safety.”
“AI and VR Could Completely Transform How Doctors Diagnose and Treat Mental Disorders”
“More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a mental-health crisis.”
“6 Ways to Naturally Prevent and Get Rid of Fleas on Dogs“
“If you’ve seen recent headlines from the Independent, CNBC, Russia Today, and more media outlets claiming that NASA just offered a six-figure salary for someone to work for the U.S. government to “defend the Earth from aliens,” you may be a little confused, and for good reason.”
“The Great Pyramid of Giza could be about to give up a secret it has been hiding for more than 4,000 years.” … “Scientists believe there is a hidden “recess” lurking within the Great Pyramid — and they could be about to pinpoint exactly where it is.
“Angry Woolworths customers say they have had money withdrawn from their accounts because of a computer glitch that has re-processed six-month-old transactions.” Ain’t pooters wunnerful?
“The creatures behind an alarming incident in Brighton over the weekend have been identified as amphipods, and they usually don’t go around attacking people like piranhas, a Museums Victoria marine biologist says.”
“Let us prey” …. Never were truer words spoken……
~~ Sheik Zaġāyah
There is much disinformation and misinformation ‘out there’. I do not have the time to check the credentials of every writer that I place in Unspun, so please be aware that your discrimination, used in parallel with your open-minded intellect, is your best friend – ALL the time!