‘What Happened to Academic Freedom?’ Scientist Fumes as Facebook Flags Covid-19 Study Questioning Mask Effectiveness as ‘False’

Social media can’t be allowed to suppress scientific discourse, critics said after Facebook ‘fact-checkers’ flagged as ‘false’ an Oxford professor’s report citing a Danish study on the effectiveness of masks against Covid-19. “[What] has happened to academic freedom and freedom of speech? There is nothing in this article that is […]


‘Zero self-awareness’: Hillary Clinton walloped by critics after saying ‘one man’s ego’ has imperiled integrity of US ‘democracy’

Failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton triggered an avalanche of mockery by declaring Donald Trump’s ego a threat to the legitimacy of US democracy, proving her efforts to delegitimize the 2016 vote haven’t been forgotten. Clinton took to Twitter to grandstand on Friday, declaring “Protecting one man’s ego is not worth […]


Biden Claims Support for National Shutdown Was ‘Hypothetical’

The media-acclaimed US president-elect Joe Biden backtracked from his campaign rhetoric of a national coronavirus shutdown, saying he now favored “calibrated” solutions limiting the capacity of businesses to operate instead. “I would shut it down,” Biden had told ABC in August, adding “I would listen to the scientists.” Dr. Michael Osterholm, […]


NYC Schools to Close ‘Indefinitely’

New York City’s public-school system is to close its doors “indefinitely,” officials announced, after the city’s seven-day coronavirus positive rate hit three percent. They won’t necessarily open their doors when it dips, either. Schools will suspend all in-person instruction on Thursday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio confirmed via […]


Gov. Newsom Mulling Curfew for California

California Governor Gavin Newsom said he’s considering imposing some form of curfew to help slow the spread of Covid-19 after a surge in infections forced the state to tighten social-distancing restrictions in 40 of 58 counties. “We’re considering the notion of a curfew,” Newsom told reporters at a Covid-19 briefing […]


‘For every European country demographically disappearing, in the same period, one African country appears’ – Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron has argued for a radical revision of global social and economic systems, claiming that changing demographics and other issues will require new ways to distribute finite resources. In a wide-ranging interview with the Groupe d’Études Géopolitiques, the French leader said the “Washington Consensus,”which he defined as a “monolithic […]


‘Forever War’ Returns: Biden’s Pentagon Team Puts the Military-Industrial Complex Back in Command

Despite campaign-trail overtures to progressives, a Joe Biden presidency seems to spell a return to normalcy in the most time-honored American way: by placing the military-industrial complex in charge of the country’s defense. Joe Biden’s campaign message focused almost entirely on Donald Trump, and on Biden’s supposed ability to “unify” a polarized […]


“I’m Going to RELEASE THE KRAKEN”: Sidney Powell Vows to Expose Dem Collusion Behind DOMINION Voting Systems

Republican attorney Sidney Powell has vowed to “expose every one of” the officials who helped allegedly steal the 2020 election for Democrat Joe Biden, claiming voting machine maker Dominion Voting Systems facilitated the theft. Powell, who is representing former Trump National Security Advisor Michael Flynn in his Russiagate-spawned legal battle, […]