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Monday 31 August, 2015

Critical Mass Of Illegal Immigrants In Europe Fast Approaching

If anything has demonstrated how totaly out of touch with their citizens (and reality) the ruling elites of Europe and the European Bureaucrats truly are, it is the immigration issue. As the thousands of undocumented and illegal immigrants arriving each week overwhelm Europe's southers states and also the infrastructure of more prosperous nations like Britain and Germany, EU officials and political leaders keep giving out the message that more are wanted.

But with Germany, France, Austria and Italy all experiencing civil unrest, it seems something id about to break, releasing a torrent of anti - immigrant, anti - Europe and anti - government feeling. As usual these days while mainstream media pumps out pure propaganda, Russia Today seems to be on the case with real news and views.

Remember, Russia is not your enemy, China is not your enemy, Islam is not your enemy, the biggest threat to your security and prosperity comes from your own government and the corporae pirates that have bought control of the media, judiciary, police and public services.

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American, Not Russian, Aggression is the Real Problem

Russia didn’t want a new Cold War. The myth of a “revanchist Russia” is convenient spin. The real issue is American interventionism.

Ordinary Russians generally like and admire American culture. They consume American TV and movies. Teenagers in Siberia follow the street fashion of New York. Even in isolated Yakutia you will find people who can rap along to Kanye West or Jay Z. Many older people can manage a few bars of Elvis or Sinatra.

The reverse is not true in the States. Few Americans could quote a bit of Pushkin. In fact, most US citizens have probably not even heard of him. Or Pasternak. Or Tolstoy. Regrettably, if you ask an average American for an opinion on Russia, the current likely answer is something that depicts the nation as their enemy.

This is very, very sad. Especially when Russia has no desire to be an enemy of the US and is not a threat to any genuine American interests. Actually, Russia is not even much of a danger to most of the things it’s supposed to be a danger to. Like the Baltic States, for instance. Or the EU project.

However, relentless anti-Russia propaganda in the US corporate media has brought us to this point. American elites are now more united in their disdain for Russia than they ever were during the Cold War. During that period, dissenting voices were heard. Now, they are completely frozen out.

Indeed, anybody with any real knowledge of Russia is condemned as “Putin’s shill” these days. Even academic heavyweights like Stephen Cohen. Thus, we have the bizarre situation where most American mainstream media commentators on Russia are people who have either never lived in the country or haven’t been there for years. Or both. If old Joe McCarthy himself was around, he’d be on CNN every five minutes.

Sunday 30 August, 2015

Tory rebels to stop pro-EU spending

David Cameron has a week to avoid his first defeat since the election after Tory rebels vowed to join Labour and call for a ban on spending taxpayer money on keeping Britain in Europe.

On the first day back from the summer break, Eurosceptic Conservatives plan to vote for a Labour amendment barring public spending during the EU referendum campaign.

As many as 40 Tory MPs are willing to back the change unless Number 10 backtracks on removing the so-called “purdah” period normally in place for referendums.

Purdah blocks governments from spending public money or using civil servants to help one side during elections and referendums, thereby ensuring neutrality.

French Woman Wins Disability For Sensitivity To Electronics

In recent years there have been growing fears towards the possible side effects of some electromagnetic waves, such as cell phone radiation and WiFi. Even the World Health Organization has classified cell phones and WiFi signals as “possible carcinogens.” To date however, the scientific community hasn’t found what they would consider to be, irrefutable proof that these energy fields are hurting people.

What we do know for sure is that there are plenty of people who claim to feel debilitating symptoms around some electronics. While doctors are often very skeptical of these patient’s claims, one of them recently received some validation in the form of a disability check. More >>>

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Refugee Crisis Or Existential Battle With USA for Europe

It has been clear for some years now that the USA, backed by its main NATO and EU military allies the UK and France (the FUKUS axis has been trying to provoke Russian into firing the shot that will be heard around the world and recognised as the startiung signal for World War Three.
Nothing is ever as it seems to be however, and views from middle east and far eastern journals suggest the USA is also working at destabilizing EU nations in order to force their support in its wars.
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Saturday, 29 August, 2015

Europe in Free Fall - The 28 member EU makes no economic sense
The omens have been clear for a long time (for those who have ears to hear and eyes to see. The ideologues who have been driving the Federal European Superstate project are blind to their own folly as ideologues always are, and also blind it seems to the unfolding social, economic and political catastrophe that is unfolding and threatens to destroy not only the european Union but its individual member states.

Friday 28 August, 2015

New EU Tax Laws Force Thousands of Businesses to Close in Just Six Months

New European Union tax rules introduced in January with the stated aim of moving closer to a 'unified' tax system (but which really hand multinational corporations a huge advantasge) have already plunged thousands of small businesses into bankruptcy, with thousands more expected to fold as awareness of the change to the way VAT must be paid increases. Research has shown that incompetence on the part of government revenue agencies has increased the problems of small businesses that cannot afford to employ a full time tax accountant.

After an eight-year consultation betwen E U bureaucrats and corporate lawyers and finance officers, from which organisations rerpresenting small businesses were excluded, the EU introduced new rules on VAT returns at the beginning of this year, which required digitally delivered services to apply VAT according to the customer’s, not the supplier’s location.

Designed to prevent large businesses locating themselves in VAT-competitive territories but totally ineffective at doing that, it had the (intended?) effect of burying small businesses under a hill of bureaucracy, forcing them to access the data required to prove the customer’s location, figure out which of more than 80 VAT rates to apply to each transaction, and issue an invoice in the correct language, currency and layout.

Unable to afford the software developed to help corporate business to deal with the workload, thousands of small business and sole traders have closed or abandoned their enterprises. Most of those who have continued to trade have either moved to third party platforms, losing up to 70 percent of their total revenue (not just non-domestic sales) in commission, or spent thousands on software.

“The human cost to these businesses is vast”, Clare Josa is co-founder of EU VAT Action commented for EU Observer. "The only reason the Digital Single Market is still functioning is because awareness levels are below 5 percent, so most businesses are continuing to trade under the former system. As awareness rises, the damage will soar."

According to Josa, the misery isn’t confined to the legislation alone. Further confusion has been created by the member states interpreting the law in different ways, and by some tax authorities simply making blunders.

What strikes me is the current crisis has arisen because tax collection agencies are clueless (yes I know but in this context we have to be more specific) about how the new laws should be operated. When the dumb-arse civil servants have worked it out there will be a plethora of prosecutions for tax fraud.

Source: E U Observer

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EU Finally Stands Up to Russia: Hires Crack ‘PR Professionals’ For Brussels

Vladimir Putin, you have been warned. The European Union’s foreign affairs department is ready to launch what it calls a ‘rapid-response team’ to counter Russian aggression in eastern Europe and the Baltic states. Troops and warplanes will not be part of the plan.

Instead, the EU announced Thursday it will do what it does best; send in the bureaucrats. The EU wants to unleash crack teams of media and public relations professionals from offices in Brussels to counter what it considers biased Russian media reports. The strategic unit, which will include up to 10 Russian-speaking officials and media operatives from member states including the UK, will be fully operational by the end of September and will be part of the European External Action Service (EEAS).

Politico reports it is a first step in the EEAS’s response to growing concern in eastern Europe and EU Baltic states about the destabilizing influence of Russian-language news reports coupled with military aggression on the ground and in the air.

The team, which will be based in the EEAS’s Brussels headquarters, falls short of requests from Latvia that the EU establish a full-blown, EU-funded Russian-language television channel, to provide an alternative source of news to Russian-speakers in both EU and “eastern partnership” countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine and Belarus).

Officials Thursday stressed the limited scope of the team and were adamant its role would be to improve EU communications with Russian-speaking communities and not to be producing Brussels-funded propaganda. The EU member states will pay the salaries of the personnel.

The Financial Times Calls for Ending Cash, Calls it a “Barbarous Relic”
Earlier this week, as the financial world was in turmoil following a rapid crash and recovery in financial markets. While we the punters shook our heads and wondered how the banksters get away with this kind of shit, The Financial Times published a dastardly little piece of fascist New World Order propaganda.

The Financial Times Calls for Ending Cash, Calls it a “Barbarous Relic”
Earlier this week, as the financial world was in turmoil following a rapid crash and recovery in financial markets. While we the punters shook our heads and wondered how the banksters get away with this kind of shit, The Financial Times published a dastardly little piece of fascist New World Order propaganda.

One in four Jeremy Corbyn supporters believe world is run by 'secretive elite'
YouGov analysis of Labour supporters also finds most Mr Corbyn's backers see America as the 'greatest single threat to world peace' in revealing research. And they call us conspiracy theorists ...

Thursday 27 august, 2015

Venice Mayor Bans ‘Farce’ Gay Pride Parades
The mayor of Venice has decreed no gay pride parades will be held in the city while he is in office.

Luigi Brugnaro told Italian daily La Repubblica “there will be no gay pride in my Venice”, describing the event as “a farce” and “the ultimate in kitsch”.

How Google Destroyed the Internet
The idea of the internet was that it would be a communications tool that freed information by making all public domain documents, libraries and archives accessible for everyone. Unfortunately the corporate monopoly men of Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon and Facebook and political control freaks had other ideas. They also understood the technolgy while the hippies and liberals ignored professionals warnings that internet systems would become a perfect toool of censorship.

Wednesday 26 August, 2015

It Looks As If Carbon Credits Scam Has INCREASED CO2 Emissions
As the climate change scare becomes more and more exposed for the money making fraud it always was, they green weirdie beardie, rope sandal wearing tree huggers get more hysterical and stupid in their arguments that we must all return to medieval lifestyles, the billionaires like Al Gore who hope to profit from it keep flogging the dead horse and the angrier and more vicious the left wing hate mobs become in their witch hunts.

3,000 Migrants Rescued off Italy in Single Day, Tensions Rise
Italy’s coastguard on Saturday led an operation to rescue around 3000 migrants from the waters of the Mediterranean after distress calls were picked up from more than 20 overcrowded vessels drifting in waters off Libya. In the biggest single-day rescue operation to date there were no reports of casualties. Reports have been coming in however of hundreds of life jackets and other items being washed up along a stretch of coastline, which suggests the naval rescue flotilla may not have reached al the stricken boats in time.

Trump catches attention of CFR, Bilderberg, Trilateral

Donald Trump is portrayed as a clown by mainstream media and his combover is the silliest I have ever seen. Still, he's a billionaie so I don't suppose he gives a flying fuck what The Daily Stirrer thinks of him. Not that we think he is all bad, anyone who attacks Obama's global naziism trade deals, TTIP and TPP mush have some good points.

Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Is Russian Army Beginning to Engage in Syria

Those of us with eyes to see and ears to hear (h/t some bloke called Jesus) have know of the involvement of US troops in Syria for a considerable time. Given that the American military are active in over a hundred nations around the world, Washington's meddling in the domestic politics of soveeign nations comes as no surprise. It is more disturbing to learn that Russian troops are getting involved in Syria, to support Assad in his struggle against American - backed revolutionaries who want to replace the secular government with an Islamic theocracy and carry out the genocide of Syrian Christians and those unfortunate enough to be the wrong kind of Muslims.

Thierry Meyssan, Voltaire Network

A profound and significant change has just occurred in the Levant – the Russian army has begun to engage against terrorism in Syria. Although Russia has been absent from the international scene since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, and although it is moving with care, it has just created a Russo-Syrian Commission, has begun supplying weapons, sharing intelligence, and sending advisors. All of this is more or less coordinated with the White House.

After having negotiated a regional alliance against the Islamic Emirate which implied Saudi Arabia, Syria and Turkey, Russia suddenly had to abandon its strategy after the Turkish turn-around. Ankara has in fact decided to break off its ties with Moscow, and has cancelled, without genuine motive, the contract for the gas pipe-line Turkish Stream, created, in partenership with Ukraine, an international Islamic Brigade intended to destabilise Crimea [1]. It has also come to the help of the Islamic Emirate in their fight against the Kurds of the PKK and the YPG. In the same way, the White House has been obliged to change its own strategy after the manœuvers by General John Allen, who agreed to help President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to create a « security zone »for the Islamic Emirate in Northern Syria [2].Finally, Moscow and Washington have coordinated:

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Americans Don’t Know that the Rest of the World Views U.S. as Biggest Danger, Rogue State

Americans are stupid, right? Well it is a generalization and generalisations are usually both right and wrong. Not all Americans are stupid of course, I know many who are very intelligent and highly articulate. But as in Britain, France, Austrilia, Russia, Germany, China etc. there are stupid people in America. What we mean however in saying Americans are stupid is that overall American citizens tend to be less well informed on current events and general knowledge that Europeans, Asians and South Americans...
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Germany Opens Gates, Welcomes ALL Syrian Asylum Seekers: Urges UK To Do The Same

Germany has thrown open her doors to Syria, declaring it will welcome all that country’s asylum seekers. In doing so, it has overturned a EU convention which insists that asylum seekers must register in the first country they reach.

Germany will now cease handing out forms which ask new arrivals to declare where they landed in the EU.

Under the Dublin Convention of 1990, migrants seeking asylum within the EU must usually register with the country they first enter. The system was put in place to ensure that migrants didn’t submit multiple applications in a number of member states, and is binding under law.

However, according to the Independent, yesterday the German Federal Office for Migration and Refugees ratified an order suspending the protocol. “Germany will become the member state responsible for processing their claims,” a government statement said, adding that all current expulsion orders for Syrian asylum seekers would be revoked. In addition, new Syrian arrivals will no longer have to fill in forms informing the German authorities which EU member state they first entered.

In the first six months of 2015, Germany received 44,417 applications, the vast majority of which have yet to be processed. But even before yesterday’s declaration, it was expected that most of the Syrian applicants would be granted asylum.

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Monday 24 August, 2015

Get Ready For The Collapse Of The Global Economy
In the years we have been publishing, Daily Stirrer financial correspondent Phil T Looker has consistently predicted the refusal of the market rigging banksters to acknowledge that the developed worlds debt driven economy was FUBAR might delay the economic catastrophe but that would only make the final collapse worse when it eventually happened.

Saturday 22 August, 2015

The USA's War Against the Third World

CIA Covert Operations and US Military Interventions Since World War II are described in the embedded video. It takes a somewhat jaundiced look at how America's claim to be the defender of freedom and protector of the poor against bullying stands up against an analysis of the facts. Particularly noticeable is how American interference in the affairs of small soveregn states, already way too high, has escalated since the election of Barack Hussein Obama the peacemaker and joybringer, the self proclaimed Messiah who promised he would bring conciliations and harmony whereever he made once of his cliche ridden, banal speeches.

Thanks to Obama's peace and love doctrine, the USA now seems to be at war or on the verge of war with every nation in the world except the few capable of standing up to US Military technology. See the video (which has been around for some time but is especially relevant at the moment) and decide for yourselves if the USA iis the global guardian of liberty, or the wannabe global imperial power.

Video produced by Frank Dorrell, addictedtowar.com

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Thousands Take To UK Streets To Demonstrate Against TTIP ‘Corporate Stitch-Up’

Thousands of people in the UK will this weekend to protest against the “corporate stitch-up” known as Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), which has been negotiated in total secrecy between the European Union (Euronazi) bureaucrats in Brussels and for Washington, corporate lawyers working for the global conglomerates that own The Obama Administration ...
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TTIP Corporate Stitch Up And Revival Of The Loony Left Poses Existential Threat To Nation States

The same threat is coming at us from left and right. A radical shift in direction in this article you might think, I would defend my pov by saying that two threats that seem to come from different directions are in fact the same threat, authoritarianism, and we are in danger of being caught in a pincer movement.

TTIP Corporate Stitch Up And Revival Of The Loony Left Poses Existential Threat To Nation States

Friday 21 August, 2015

Israel Shells Syrian Positions On Golan heights

Israel has launched artillery attack and airstrikes on the Syrian army positions. Tel Aviv says the attacks were in response to rocket fire from the Golan Heights. The Israeli army said four rockets landed in the Upper Galilee region and the Israeli-occupied parts of the Golan Heights. The rockets reportedly caused fires, but no injuries.

From The Trenches World report

Thursday 20 August, 2015

Scientists call for new review of herbicide, cite ‘flawed’ U.S. regulations

by Carey Gillam

U.S. regulators have relied on flawed and outdated research to allow expanded use of an herbicide linked to cancer, and new assessments should be urgently conducted, according to a column published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Wednesday.

There are two key factors that necessitate regulatory action to protect human health, according to the column: a sharp increase in herbicide applied to widely planted genetically modified (GMO) crops used in food, and a recent World Health Organization (WHO) determination that the most commonly used herbicide, known as glyphosate, is probably a human carcinogen.

The opinion piece was written by Dr. Philip Landrigan, a Harvard-educated paediatrician and epidemiologist who is Dean for Global Health at the Mount Sinai Medical Centre in New York, and Chuck Benbrook, an adjunct professor at Washington State University’s crops and soil science department.

“There is growing evidence that glyphosate is geno-toxic and has adverse effects on cells in a number of different ways,” Benbrook said. “It’s time to pull back … on uses of glyphosate that we know are leading to significant human exposures while the science gets sorted out.”

The column argues that GMO foods and herbicides applied to them “may pose hazards to human health” not previously assessed.

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ISIS funding rooted in West, says UK analyst

Shadowy organisations in the financial sector, NGOs and charities are increasingly vulnerable to “terrorist financing abuse” as lone actors seek to unleash domestic terror attacks, a British analyst says.

Tom Keatinge, director at the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) Center for Financial Crime and Security Studies, argues the West’s strategy for disrupting terrorist financing is short-sighted.

In a piece of analysis published on Monday, the ex-City of London banker said the world’s most pressing “terrorist finance risk” lies closer to home than Western counter-terror policy acknowledges.

Keatinge argued operations to disrupt terror-related financial flows presume the illicit funds’ sources are located in some far-flung destination, but in reality may are rooted in the West.

In this video Russia Today talks to Jihadists about the methods used to finance their operations. Even allowing for the florid rhetoric of Arab politics, it is frighteningly revealing.

Rioting Asylum Shelter Inhabitants Scream ‘Allahu Akbar’ as They Attack Police
Not long ago, with this page getting too long we had to make a separate page to cover how Sweden's loonytoons immigration policy is rapidly turning that once enlightened, liberal nation into a lawless, dystopian failed state. It seems we will soon have to do the same with Germany, where the anger German citizens at they way they are being marginalised as their government prioritizes the interests of migrants, many of whom are in the country illegally.

Wednesday 19 August, 2015

One drink a day increases the risk of breast cancer by 15 per cent, scientists claim


Another example of pseudo scientific scaremongering from Harvard University's Department Of Cutural Marxist Propaganda, using spurious statistics (when they cite risk they do not mean 15% but 15% of 13%) in supprt of liberal / left wing politicians anti alcohol campaign, which is not about health but an excuse to raise taxes. The whole house of cards is demolished here by a writer who really understands statistics and is not ingornant of human nature.
One drink a day increases the risk of breast cancer by 15 per cent, scientists claim

German Government Admits it Got Refugee Figures Wrong… Revises Upwards to 750,000 Migrants Expected This Year


The number of migrants crossing the Mediterranean and making their way (illegally) through the Balkans to Germany has passed the government’s worst casse estimates. The unprecedented influx has now forced Berlin to hastily revise the figure upwards. Although the German government had already acknowledged the need to revise estimates, the latest number is beyond all expectations ...
German Government Admits it Got Refugee Figures Wrong… Revises Upwards to 750,000 Migrants Expected This Year

Tuesday 18 augut, 2015

Boko Haram attack kills seven in NE Nigeria village: locals

African Free Press (AFP) reports from Kano (Nigeria) that Boko Haram extremists (had you forgotten about that nasty little civil war?) raided a village in restive northeast Nigeria's Borno state near the border with Niger on Monday (17 August), killing seven people, community leaders told reporters.

Witnesses told of how dozens of gunmen stormed Awonori, a farming and herding village near the fishing town of Damasak, and carted away food supplies and livestock, they said.

"They killed seven people, looted grains and took away all the livestocks in the village before fleeing into the bush," Muhammadu Modu Wan-Wan, head of the Damasak fishermen's union, told AFP.

"The gunmen who came in vans and on motorcycles around 7:00 am (0600 GMT) besieged the village and opened fire on residents as they were having breakfast before moving to their farms," he said.

Wan-Wan said the attack forced the villagers to flee but they returned after the assailants had left.

Abubakar Gamandi, the head of Borno's fishermen's union, corroborated accounts of the attack. "I received report from my members in the Damasak area that Boko Haram gunmen attacked Awonori village this morning where they killed seven people and took away food and livestocks," he said.

Last month, residents of Damasak and surrounding villages fled their homes and crossed the border into the Niger town of Diffa, fearing Boko Haram attacks.

But Wan-Wan said many residents have since returned to their farms.

"People have no food to feed their families which is why they take the risk of going back to their villages to work on their farms now that the rainy season has started," he said.

Boko Haram, which is seeking to carve out a hardline Islamic state in northeast Nigeria, has killed some 15,000 people since 2009.

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Labour Leadeship Contest, Corbyn Comedy Caper
When Labour elected Ed Miliband as their leader in 2010 it was clear the party had a death wish. The 'broad church' Prime Minister Harold Wilson spoke of in the 1960s, the alliance of intellectuals and socially conservative industrial workers who made up the party's core vote managed to coexist. Then came feminism, politically correct thinking, New Labour factions as the party started to tear itself apart. It looks as if we are in the endgame.

How CERN Will Affect Your Soul

via The Tap

The CERN Large Hadron Collider is about to switch back on for the longest round of continuous usage yet, and at a higher energy level than ever before.
In looking for the “God particle” and the states of particles believed to occur at the moment of the Big Bang, scientists in Switzerland, and at other facilities around the world, will be tinkering with the very glue of life.

Monday 17 August, 2015

Another Big Lie About Ukraine’s War

What follows here, about the current U.S. government's lying, is banned by all major news sites in the United States, and by most ‘alternative news’ sites, such as Common Dreams, Alternet, and Truthout (although some of those alt-news sites do issue watered-down reports from Robert Parry and a few other establishment journalists, about related matters)

Vladimir Kornilov posted to his facebook page on August 15th, a terrific question that’s getting increasing attention on other independent websites:

Here's a question mainstream media will not ask: When the army of the DNI [commonly called Ukraine’s ‘rebels’] are retired Russian military, the West immediately writes about "Russian aggression". And if retired (believe that retired) military mercenaries from the EU are fighting on the side of the APU [commonly called the Ukrainian government], why do the same media not write about "the aggression of the European Union?"

It’s a good question, because it puts the spotlight the Big Lie peddled the Western propaganda sheets that pass themselves off as news papers and broadcasters about the civil war in Ukraine: that the Russian army is itself participating in Ukraine’s civil war (not merely providing professional military advisors to a self-arisen civilian army who are protecting their own families from invasions and basically from a U.S.-sponsored ethnic cleansing campaign by an imposed Ukrainian government in Kiev, which the residents in the separatist region never even had any participation in democratically electing — and, after the man, for whom those residents had actually voted 90%+ in Ukraine’s last genuinely democratic election, was thrown out of office in a violent February 2014 U.S. coup).

The Russian armed forces are not participants in Ukraine’s U.S.-caused civil war: that’s a fact. The allegation to the contrary is a U.S.-Ukrainian government lie — nothing else.

The U.S. Government is simply trying to fool the public into believing that the Ukrainian government’s bombing that area of the former Ukraine doesn’t cause thousands of the residents there to take up arms against those invaders, and against that government — the government which calls all of these residents ‘terrorists.’

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Farage Forces BBC’s Neo-Stalinist Presenter Matthew Price To Apologise For Calling UKIP Far Right

One of the BBC’s new presenters of Radio 4's Today programme has used his position this morning to argue that the eurosceptic UK Independence Party is a “far right” party, leading to accusations of more left wing political activism coming from within the supposedly impartial, liberal-left, publicly funded state broadcaster.

Speaking to Labour leadership candidate Yvette Cooper this morning, Price argued that Labour were losing ground to the Conservative Party, and to UKIP as illustrated by the last general election. He then proceeded to call UKIP “far right”.

The slur is another in a long line of anti-UKIP propaganda by the BBC and its Marxist reporters who admire tyrants like Stalin and Mao, a couple of ruthless dictators who make Hitler look like an amateur. It was even attacked by Conservative Party.

UKIP leader Nigel Farage tweeted earlier: “Disgraceful that you labelled UKIP as “far right” earlier – inaccurate & lazy slur,” and “Millions of voters who support UKIP are not “far right” but decent, patriotic people who love their country.”

He told Breitbart London exclusively: “Is this the treatment that UKIP can expect from Matthew Price and the Today programme? I certainly hope not. Millions of voters – and licence fee payers let’s not forget – support us because we are unashamedly patriotic party. Frankly, we’ve have had enough of this form of casual abuse from the establishment.”

Later Price went online to apologise for his “mistake”. He said: "I made a mistake in trying to make a point in who Labour lost voters to when speaking to Yvette Cooper. I was trying to differentiate between UKIP and the Tories and I did it rather clumsily. Apologies!”

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Sunday 16 August, 2015

News From The Theatre Of War

A lot of information to report today as Washington's rush to war gathers momentum while Russia and China signal that they are running out of patience with the idiot Obama' constant provocation.

The Daily Stirrer has repoirted faithfull for several years now on the American push for global war. Unfortunately enough Americans still believe in the invincibility of US Military strength to feel victory is assured and thus support Washington's world domination ambitions. It's bollocks of course, the USA would be hard pushed to match Russia or China individually, if they join in a military alliance against US aggression (as they will) and we throw Iran into the mix, Washington's eagerness for war starts to look like a death wish.

Pentagon Fears It’s Not Ready for a War With Russia (Nancy A. Youssef - Daily Beast)

A series of classified exercises over the summer has raised concerns inside the Defense Department that its forces are not prepared for a sustained military campaign against Russia, two defense officials told The Daily Beast. Many within the military believe that 15 years of counter-terrorism warfare has left the ground troops ill prepared to maintain logistics or troop levels should Russia make an advance on NATO allies, the officials said. Among the challenges the exercises revealed were that the number of precision-guided munitions available across the force were short of the war plans and it would be difficult to sustain a large troop presence. “Could we probably beat the Russians today [in a sustained battle]? Sure, but it would take everything we had,” one defense official said. “What we are saying is that we are not as ready as we want to be.” One classified “tabletop exercise” or “TTX”—a kind of in-office war game—“told us that the wars [in Iraq and Afghanistan] have depleted our sustainment capability,” a second defense official explained, using military jargon for the ability to maintain a fight. The exercise was led by the Department of Defense and involved several other federal agencies. In recent months, the top officers of the military have begun to call Putin’s Russia an “existential threat” to the United States. Read f fromull article from Nancy Youssuf in The Daily Beast 125 "ISIS terrorists" killed in Iraq air force strikes:
At least 125 members of the Takfiri Daesh terrorist group have been killed in multiple airstrikes carried out by Iraq’s air force in the country’s conflict-stricken northern province of Salahuddin. Iraq: 23 killed as Islamic State Militants Attack Region’s Largest Oil Refinery:
A major general described the violence as “the fiercest since we broke the siege a few months ago. Three suicide attackers were able to reach the entrances of the refinery. Two were killed but one managed to blow himself up.” The Iraqi Air Force killed 20 of the Islamic State militants that participated in the attack on Friday 8 civilians killed by U.S.-led strike, Syrians say:
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Obama administration still predicts 'Assad's days are numbered'

With the administration's most trusted Middle East hands – diplomats, generals, intelligence officers – predicting that the Syrian leader wouldn't last into 2012, the White House felt comfortable rolling out a tough-sounding talking point: "Assad's days are numbered."
Obama administration still predicts 'Assad's days are numbered':

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Saturday August 15, 2015

Massive Explosion in China: Do We Know the Full Story?

The massive explosion at a chemical plant in the city of Tianjin in northern China was a shocking eveny by any standard. But as usual in recent years, once the initial horror recedes the unfortunate accident narrative starts to unravel. The first thing we notice is that the disaster is very convenient for certain parties, the second is that official news reports just don't make sense, and the third is that eye witness reports contradict the edited news stories. Now read on ...

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Syrian politicians opposed to the Assad regime, but against Islamic fundamentalist groups will be in Moscow this week to take part in talks on a Russian plan for a new anti-jihad coalition that would see Syrian President Bashar al-Assad continue as leader of his country. Given the implacable hostility betwee Syrian opposition groups, don't expect any agreements

Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Why Assad is Winning: Victory For Secular Ruler In Syria Will Transform the Middle East.


While mainstream media continue to spin the Washington lie that US sponsored rebels are about to topple the Assad regime in Syria (the story they have been telling us for three years, an examination of the news feeds that mainstream news publisher and broadcasters use, which are free from Washington's propaganda spin reveal a different story.

Why Assad is Winning: Victory For Secular Ruler In Syria Will Transform the Middle East.

Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Ugly Marxist Lesbians Demand Right To Menstruate In Public

The story of the militant femists munter who ran a marathon on the first day of her 'monthlies' without using a tampon or sanitary towel (they're a sexist symbol or the oppressive patriarchy donchakow) is not new. The London Marathon was run back in April and the story of Kiran Gandhi's brave stance against male oppression (along with pitures of the dark stain speading across the croth of her leggings) was ignored by mainsteam and alternative media alike. Now at the height of the media's silly season, Kirans courageous gesture in the righeoust cause of asserting feminists' civil right to paint the town read with menstrual blood is making headline news in the United Kingdom.

When Kiran Gandhi found she was due to run the London Marathon on the first day of her period she decided to go ahead, but rather than use sexist, misogynist sanitary products, that she would ‘free-bleed’ for her 26-mile endurance run. Blogging about her experience (with plenty of photographs of the slowly spreading dark patch around her jazzy leggings. Far from the shock and disgust she hoped to provoke, the world responded with an indifferent shrug, as if to say, "Another stupid, unkuckabe, attention seeking leftie, how desperate these third-wave feminism are in their efforts to disgust men. Sadlt they only succeed in making us pity them.

In the past week however, resident nutty feminists at The Daily Telegraph, The Independent, The Mirror, The Metro, and Huffington Post, featured the story and give Kiran a thumbs up for striking a blow against the oppression of women by the patriarchy. But why?

There is, and has been for decades, a branch of the feminist movement, members of which define themselves by their periods and think getting their mentrual blood in mens' faces makes a point in some way. To social justice warriors (SJWs) like Kiran, running a marathon while not on the rag constitutes a step towards smashing the patriarchy-imposed culture of “period shaming”, which are designed to obstruct the ability of women to bond over an experience that 50% of the human population share each”. To others, it isn’t even a real feminist battle, but a trick played on fanatical feminists by libertarian mischief makers who derive entertainment from watching how willingly the left will make themselves look idiotic if given a stupid enough cause to embrace.

Let's face it, we would not piss or shit in our pants to make a political point. The only point such a gesture would make is that we are too stupid to articulate our arguments. Quite how the ugly, unfuckable lesbians got hold of the idea that the usual gadgets women make use of at those inconvenient times were sexist is not explained. I'm not qualified to comment, not being a woman, but I would have thought the use of pads and tampons was desirable for personal comfort and privacy. To want to 'share' ones period 'blood' and invite others to 'like' it shows a lack of self respect common to the facebook generation.

Although the concept of free-bleeding has existed in the outer corners of the feministisphere for years, it came to real public prominence in 2014 when the 4chan messageboard hatched a plan to launch a false-flag operation to troll feminists by getting them on-board made-up crusades to humiliate themselves.

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Boko Haram kills four on highway in NE Nigeria
Boko Haram Islamists shot dead four people and abducted five others in an ambush on a highway in northeastern Nigeria, local vigilantes said Monday.Several gunmen opened fire on a bus and a car near Nwajurko village in Borno State Sunday, killing four passengers and seizing survivors who tried to flee, according to witnesses.

Ugly Marxist Lesbians Demand Right To Menstruate In Public
The story of the militant femists munter who ran a marathon on the first day of her 'monthlies' without using a tampon or sanitary towel (they're a sexist symbol or the oppressive patriarchy donchakow) is not new. The London Marathon was run back in April and the story of Kiran Gandhi's brave stance against male oppression (along with pitures of the dark stain speading across the croth of her leggings) was ignored by mainsteam and alternative media alike.

While we watch Unkraine and Turkey The War Goes On In Syria
With mainstream media focused on ISIS and Ukraine amid, fears of an excalation of local problems into a war between East, West and Islam, we are in danger of forgetting nasty little civil conflicts like the one between forces loyal to the secular dictator Assad and the Al Nusra rebels who want to replace a secular dictatorship with an even more ruthless theocracy.

Monday 10 August, 2015

The housing association that will no longer build homes for the poor

The Guardian via RSS feed

One of the largest housing associations in the UK last week announced it would no longer build social housing. Instead, its chief executive said, it will only build homes for sale, for rent at full market rates or for shared ownership.

Furthermore, Genesis housing association, which owns and manages about 33,000 homes around London and the south-east, will consider selling or raising the rents on its existing social homes once they become vacant.

The organisation claims that government policies have forced its hand, particularly in light of the recent budget. This is strange when you consider that Genesis has funded much of the research that has influenced this government’s housing policy. To blame the government after you have sponsored thinktanks to successfully influence it is no excuse. In reality, it is part of a deliberate, profit-driven strategy that Genesis and other large housing associations have been following for some time.

The chief executive of Genesis ?reportedly said housing low-income families 'won’t be my problem'

There is no doubt that housing associations are operating in a difficult environment: government funding to build social homes was cut by 60% in 2010 and the impacts of welfare reforms have heavily affected their tenants (and consequently their rental income).

For some time many housing associations have argued that they will diversify into other markets (such as building homes for sale or shared ownership) to ensure that they can still deliver their core social purpose and values. This has meant many associations have become more commercial in their approach so as to create profits to invest in low-rent homes that poor and low-income people can afford.

Read full news report at The Guardian

It seems to us that as with the care sector, humanitarian aid

charities and so on, charity bosses are turning their organisations into commercial enterprises whose ventures are underwritten by we the taxpayers

Saturday 8 August, 2015

"We Have A Civil War": Inside Turkey's Descent Into Political, Social, And Economic Chaos

Deflecting criticism surrounding Ankara’s anti-terror air campaign, Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu last week told state television that strikes against ISIS targets would pick up once the US had its resources in place at Incirlik which will supposedly serve as a hub for a new "comprehensive battle."

Turkey has had a difficult time explaining why, after obtaining NATO support for a new offensive campaign to root out "terrorists", its efforts have concentrated almost solely on the PKK and not on ISIS. As we’ve discussed in great detail (here, here, and here), and as the entire world is now acutely aware, Ankara’s newfound zeal for eradicating ISIS is nothing more than a cover for its efforts to undermine support for the PKK ahead of snap elections where President Tayyip Erdogan hopes to win back AKP’s absolute majority in parliament which it lost last month for the first time in 12 years.

Cavusoglu was effectively suggesting that the reason it appears as though Ankara is overwhelmingly targeting the PKK at the possible expense of efforts to weaken ISIS is because Turkey must wait for the US to show up first, at which point the "real" fight will begin with the possible assistance of Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Qatar. In the meantime, the country is descending into civil war and for many Kurds, the frontlines are all too familiar. Here’s Al Jazeera:

Located on the Tigris River just upstream from Turkey's Iraqi and Syrian borders, Cizre has been shaken by nocturnal gun battles between police and residents in recent days.

Its streets remain deserted after sunset, while families sleep in the innermost rooms of Cizre's squat, cinderblock homes to protect themselves from gunfire.

Hostilities have smouldered here since Turkey's government and the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) abruptly ended a two-year ceasefire in late July, imperilling the hard-won gains of Kurdish politicians and reversing prospects for a historic peace deal nearly achieved in March.

Since July 23, Ankara has launched hundreds of bombing missions against the PKK's strongholds in northern Iraq, while the PKK has killed at least 18 members of Turkey's security forces in guerrilla attacks throughout the country's east.

Read More at Zero Hedge

Friday 7 August, 2015

OSCE saw no military hardware, weaponry crossing from Russia to Ukraine – mission head

‘No military hardware, weaponry or people bearing arms have crossed the Russian-Ukrainian border during nearly a year of observations, said Paul Picard, the chief of the OSCE monitoring mission deployed at border crossing points in Donetsk and Gukovo.

“We have not seen any military equipment crossing the Donetsk or Gukovo checkpoints,” Picard said at a press conference in Russia’s southern city of Rostov-on-Don. The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe observers have also “never seen people crossing the border with weapons. The border guard and customs strictly watch over this,” he added.’

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War is Peace': US Neocons Urge Washington to Flood Ukraine With Weapons

American hawks are calling upon the US government to “flood” Ukraine with weapons because they are more concerned about their own wallets than about European security, US journalist Lee Fang points out. Although the United States Institute of Peace and its chairman Stephen Hadley profess that they promote international peace through nonviolent conflict resolution, it is not what they are actually doing, US journalist and writer Lee Fang underscores. “Stephen Hadley is a relentless hawk whose advocacy for greater military intervention often dovetails closely with the interests of Raytheon, a major defense contractor that pays him handsomely as a member of its board of directors,” the journalist revealed.” Read more >>> RELATED POSTS:

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Calais Crisis: Just Part of an Invasion That Exposes Government And EU Impotence

Many commentators, from Nigel Farage and Boris Johnson to Andy Burnham and Owen Jones have warned the migrant crisis at Calais will spread, diversify and worsen (the solutions differ, from Farage's sensible proposal that we close the border to the prepubescent Trotskyite Jones' idiotic suggesition that we scrap all controls and let a hundred million or so economic migrants flood into the country ...

Calais Crisis: Just Part of an Invasion That Exposes Government And EU Impotence

Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Christianophobic’ Hate Crimes Treble in Five Years in Multicultural Paradise Sweden

Religious, racist, and xenophobic “hate crimes” are at their highest ever level in Sweden, with “Christianophobic” crimes seeing the fastest growth.A new report from the Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention reveals 2014 was a record year for so-called hate crime in Sweden. The Scandinavian 'multicultural paradise' experienced the highest level of hate crimes in recorded history.

Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Kent Council Turns Retirement Home Next Door to School into Asylum Centre

In a move that echoes actions in Sweden and Germany which have displaced citizents from their homes to make way for 'asylum seekers' (foreign criminals), illegal immirants who make it through the tunnel or manage to stow away on ferries are to be housed in a former old peoples home which Kent county council originally closed because they said it would be too expensive to maintain.
Kent Council Turns Retirement Home Next Door to School into Asylum Centre

Monday 3 August, 2015

Czech President Blasts Migrants: ‘Nobody Invited You Here’

The President of the Czech Republic told illegal immigrants (not refugees or asylum seekers) arriving in the country they must respect the country’s laws and customs or leave, telling them: “Nobody invited you here.”

In an interview with newspaper Blesk, President Milos Zeman said that the growing number of refugees in the Czech Republic must “respect our laws, just as we respect the law when we come to your country.”

He added: “If you do not like it, go away.”

The Czech Repubic English Language news service, The Prague Daily Monitor said that his remarks were aimed primarily at the wave of Middle Eastern and African migrants entering the country, rather than Ukrainian migrants who have been fleeing conflict and social breakdown in their own country since the US / NATO engineered coup overthrew a democratically elected government and replaced it with neo - Nazi gangster thugs.

“Unlike the Islamic migrants, Ukrainians have a better ability to assimilate themselves,” he said.

Last Tuesday, the country’s Prime Minister, Bohuslav Sobotka, accused Zeman of appealing to people’s “basest instincts” and of spreading hatred against refugees. Zeman responded: “Some may consider it appealing to the basest instincts, but this is the same stance that Hungarians share when they build a fence against Serbia, and Americans who have built a fence on their border with Mexico.”

Zeman then went on to blame Western powers for the current refugee crisis:

“The current wave of migration is rooted in the crazy idea to invade Iraq, which allegedly had weapons of mass destruction, but nothing was found,” he said.

We think it is a bit more complicated than that, but he has a point. Most of the refugees are from nations where western meddling in domestic politics, particularly the meddling authorised by the Rent Boy President in Washington has reduced the nation to a failed state, started a civil war or led to the rise of an even more brutal tyranny that was removed.

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Saturday 1 August, 2015

What Lurks Behind the Bizarre Allegations Of Treason

By Yanis Varoufakis via Information Clearing House

Although many people wrongly consider The Daily Stirrer a right wing site (we are neither right not left, we support democracy, individual rights, true equality (not the kind of equality that makes some of the animals (blacks, Muslims, gays and lesbians for example,) more equal than others. It is no secret that we are great admirers for former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. But he's left wing, our critics protest. Well he is, but he's a man of principle, and he speaks his mind, qualities we admire even if we disagree with his politics. Here's Varoufakis on the EU / IMF attempts to have him indicted for treason because while in officehe put the interests of Greek people ahead of sucking u to bankers, big business, the Brussels bureaucratic Dictatorship and the rent boy in The White House who now sells his office as cheaply as he used to sell his orifice to fund an expenive habit. Over to you Yanis:

The bizarre attempt to have me indicted on… treason charges, allegedly for conspiring to push Greece out of the Eurozone, reflects something much broader.

It reflects a determined effort to de-legitimise our five-month long (25th January to 5th July 2015) negotiation with a troika incensed that we had the audacity to dispute the wisdom and efficacy of its failed program for Greece.

The aim of my self-styled persecutors is to characterise our defiant negotiating stance as an aberration, an error or, even better from the perspective of Greece’s troika-friendly oligarchic establishment, as a ‘crime’ against Greece’s national interest.

My dastardly ‘crime’ was that, expressing the collective will of our government, I personified the sins of:

Facing down the Eurogroup’s leaders as an equal that has the right to say ‘NO’ and to present powerful analytical reasons for rebuffing the catastrophic illogicality of huge loans to an insolvent state in condirion of self-defeating austerity

Demonstrating that one can be a committed Europeanist, strive to keep one’s nation in the Eurozone, and, at the very same time, reject Eurogroup policies which damage Europe, deconstruct the euro and, crucially, trap one’s country in austerity-driven debt-bondage

Planning for contingencies that leading Eurogroup colleagues, and high ranking troika officials, were threatening me with in face-to-face discussions

Unveiling how previous Greek governments turned crucial government departments, such as the General Secretariat of Public Revenues and the Hellenic Statistical Office, into departments effectively controlled by the troika and reliably pressed into the service of undermining the elected government.

It is amply clear that the Greek government has a duty to recover national and democratic sovereignty over all departments of state, and in particular those of the Finance Ministry. If it does not, it will continue to forfeit the instruments of policy making that voters expect it to utilise in pursuit of the mandate they bestowed upon it.

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Friday 31 July, 2015

Financial Fraud: Market Rigging By Any Other Name

Over the past twenty years we have hasd many financial scandals, the dotcom bubble, misselling of investments, toxic debt, derivatives trading, maket rigging and interest rate rigging. And, because I know the Church of Scienceology cult and the Tech worshippers love me so much I'll mention that all these have been made possible by the adoption of digital technologies that to my experienced eye (I was in the computer business for thirty years, several of them spent working for banks and investment houses) a lot of the software used by these trading systems was developed with the intent of facilitating fraud.

The latest scandal which is now breaking but will not be mentioned by mainstream media involves HFT, high frequency trading, the practice of using computers to buy and sell stocks and derivatives every few seconds.

Contrary to what the Tech Heads and Sciencologists will tell you (I remember one wanker writing in The Daily Telegraph that we must cede control of our lives to machines because the algorithm will always make better decisions than the human mind) the machine will always do what its human masters have programmed it to, so if it is programmed to commit fraud it will always commit fraud.

Frontrunning (sometimes known as pump and dump) is the practice of rigging HFT machines to buy certain investments on eastern stock exchanges ahead of markets opening, thus the statistics fed to European or American makets show a leap in prices. The HFT algorithms are programmed to follow the trend and so buy, while those traders who have forestalled the market are selling.

After a while the HFT systems' algorithms notice who is selling and stop buying, the program having predicted a price drop is imminent but by them it is too late. The profit margin on transactions is often half of one per cent or less, but a half per cent of a couple of billion is a nice days wages.

One of the biggest players in this High frequency Trading scam is a hedge fund named ARQ.

Last year, following Michael Lewis' of exposing High Frequency Trading for being nothing more than a sophisticated gimmick enabling market rigging and bulk order frontrunning while pretending to "provide liquidity", the revulsion against HFTs hit a fever pitch.

Several months later, because the market kept going higher, people quickly forgot why they had been so angry at a bunch of computer chips.

However, since the market is once again on the verge of a crisis (see China for details), the authorities who are supposed to regulate traders need to cover their arses. Thus hedge fund ITG, owner of the Posit dark pool, was busted with a $22.6 million penalty for what appears to have been blatant frontrunning of its own clients. The scam seems to be centred on the activities of one manager, Hitesh Mittal.

from fxweekusa.com via Zero Hedge
Hitesh is the head of AQR's Global Trading Strategies group, running the firm's trading desk and overseeing the group that builds automated trading models and does transaction cost analysis for equities, futures and FX globally. Prior to AQR, he was the global head of liquidity management at Investment Technology Group, where he built its algorithmic trading platform and managed its crossing network, POSIT. He has published several papers on market structure, algorithmic trading, dark pools and transaction cost analysis, and is listed as a co-inventor on three patents. Hitesh earned a B.Eng. in computer science and engineering from JNV University in Jodhpur, India, and an M.B.A. from New York University.

As ITG CEO Bob Gasser noted, "The problematic behavior was led by a senior employee who operated in a manner that violated ITG policy, Gasser said Thursday, without identifying the former worker."

In short, the "former employee" was frontrunning external orders in ITG's own trading dark pool/HFT pod.

Previously, ITG Chief Executive Officer Bob Gasser made several references to a former employee he didn’t identify who was purportedly involved in the case that led to Michaell Lewis' exposá. While apologizing during a conference call with maket analysts, the CEO highlighted the actions of the former employee, who Gasser said was “ultimately severed from the company.”

That former employee is the same Hitesh Mittal as is mentioned above: it turns out he quietly quit ITG by July in what Traders Magazine article reported then was a "cost-cutting measure." It now appears that he had merely been busted for engaging in what the regulator now confirms was illegal activity.

But it's not what he did there that is notable. It's where he went after - the place: the world's 4th biggest hedge fund, AQR Capital with $136 billion in AUM, run by the outspoken Cliff Asness, who just happens to be one of the biggest supporters of HFT there is.

Plus ça change, plus c'est le meme chose, as they say (or in English, the people who control the machines control the world.)

Warring Migrant Tribes, Street Shootouts, Grenade Attacks, Government Says Its Multiculturalism?

"Sweden, that's where they commit suicide and the king rides a bicycle," a character in an Alan Bennet play famously said back in the 1980s, a reference to Sweden's reputation as the most boring country in the world. That reputation has long gone, thanks to 'enlightened and progressive' immigration politicies, the elegantstreets of Sweden's gothic styled cities are now more like Chicago in the Al Capone era.

Warring Migrant Tribes, Street Shootouts, Grenade Attacks, Government Says Its Multiculturalism?

Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Warring Migrant Tribes, Street Shootouts, Grenade Attacks, Government Says Its Multiculturalism? WTF Is Going On In Sweden?

"Sweden, that's where they commit suicide and the king rides a bicycle," a character in an Alan Bennet play famously said back in the 1980s, a reference to Sweden's reputation as the most boring country in the world. That reputation has long gone, thanks to 'enlightened and progressive' immigration politicies, the elegantstreets of Sweden's gothic styled cities are now more like Chicago in the Al Capone era. Scandinavia's biggest nation state is in the grip of a terrifying crime wave instead, which even ‘new Swedes’ describe as like “being back in Syria”.

Grenade attacks have now become so commonplace in multicultural paradise Malmö the mainstream media around Europe does not even bother to report them in footnotes. Compounding the apparent disinterest in the descent of beautiful, historic Malmö into a third-world ghetto where native Swedes are rapidly becoming marginalised, is a striking dearth of facts about what is actually going on there.

We know the grenade attacks are a regular occurrence – there have been four this past week and at least ten since April, this is in addition to the regular shootings, stabbings, gang rapes and arson attacks that do not warrant news coverage. A recent assessment by Malmö police into the effectiveness of their initiative to control the immigrant gangs programme was that it had no effect, and that “the number of shootings and bombings in Malmö have not declined despite the measures”.

The police force today admitted it is severely under-staffed and unable to cope with the volume of investigations under-way. One third of all officers on the local force are now ‘on leave’, and no doubt the strain of the job in ‘Sweden’s Chicago’ is playing a part in that.

But little information is released by the Malmö police about who is deliberately targeting government buildings with hand grenades smuggled from the Balkans. The Swedish press reports no arrests although independent bloggers have no trouble identifying the source of the attacks as one of three migrant communities, Syrian, Afghan or Somali.

Benefiting from their youth – one was just 15 at the time of his arrest – three people arrested in connection with one bombing incident have not been named, denying the public another crucial piece of the puzzle. Yet speculating that Malmö’s new-found crime problem may have anything to do with the sudden rush of immigration is forbidden and will attract vicious attacks from the hate mobs of the left wing politically correct thought police.

Don’t be fooled, for all its friendly reputation for enlightened liberalism, Swedish society's dogmatic adherence to the neo - Nazi belief systems on which social democracy is founded has created one of the most suffocatingly illiberal societies in the world. Until very recently, even questioning the doctrine of mass immigration would lead to total social exclusion. The tide is turning however, slowly.

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Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Banks want us all to have 'tap and pay' cards... even though they're a criminals wet dream

Unfortunately while the banks and tachology giants have been ironing out problems with contactless payment technology (like its habit of doing your good deed for the day by paying for other people's stuff), the crooks have been forging ahead with non-accidental ways to rip off your card. Thieves can easily steal key data from contactless credit and debit cards using equipment bought "easily and cheaply" online, consumers magazine Which? has warned UK consumers.
Banks want us all to have 'tap and pay' cards... even though they're a criminals wet dream

Monday 27 July, 2015

Dutch Journalist, MH17 Expert: ‘UN Tribunal a Desperate Attempt to Hide Kiev’s Responsibility’

The proposed UN-backed MH17 tribunal is a “desperate attempt to hide Kiev’s responsibility”, Dutch journalist and blogger Joost Niemoller argues in his post “How Chess Player Putin Wins the MH17 Game”. Niemoller is no layman. In October 2014 he published a book on the MH17 disaster whose title De Doofpotdeal (“The Cover Up Deal”) summarizes its key argument. The inside flap explains what the author means:

“The Netherlands took charge of the investigation into the cause of the disaster, but agreed to grant a covert deal to Kiev.

It thus became a pawn in an international political chess game. Unvarnished Cold War rhetoric is making a comeback.

Putin here is the ultimate bad guy. What he says is labeled as poisonous propaganda in the West. Meanwhile, it seems, all those concerned suffer from tunnel vision.

Can we still be assured that the investigators do their work independently and objectively?”

In his piece, Niemoller laments the shortcomings of the Dutch Safety Board, the body charged with conducting the investigations on the MH17 disaster. The ever-postponed deadline – the final report might be released at the end of the year, hence one and a half year after the crash, but that too is still uncertain – he finds perplexing:

“When the co-operating countries, the JIT (Joint Investigation Team), intend to complete their probe, is not known. Then, something gets leaked to the press: ‘At the end of this year’. With which legal framework? It is not yet known. Under which conditions? No idea. How will the co-operation between the Ukrainian, the JIT and Dutch Safety Board unfold?”

“Everything is vague and secret. That is not the way it should be for such an important study.”

Niemoller contrasts this with the approach taken by Moscow:

“Russia proposed last year to conduct an international study based on research carried out by the UN - and not by means of a secret deal of countries, where one of the possible culprits, namely Ukraine, has veto power.”

Niemoller, a Dutchman, laments the dubious role of his country, especially when considering that it was the one affected most by the MH17 tragedy: 193 of the 298 victims were Dutch.

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Sunday 26 July, 2015

Gay Rights Lobby Calls for Ban on LGBT Therapy After Finding Hundreds of Health Workers Believe in a Cure

The Daily Stirrer has noted many times that sheeple on the left of the political spectrum get very confused on finding not everybody agrees with their world view. but rather than accept they are bigots they turn on those who dissent. No surprise then that gay activist working in the NHS are turning on African, middle eastern and east Europan colleagues who believe homosexuality is a sin.
Gay Rights Lobby Calls for Ban on LGBT Therapy After Finding Hundreds of Health Workers Believe in a Cure

Friday 17 July, 2015

Riots In Athens As Betrayed Greeks Take Back Democracy

Betrayed by the legacy parties of conservatism and socialism that led them into the Eurozone by fraudulently cooking the books to give an impression that Europe's basket case economy met impossible conditions required for entry, betrayed again by the left wing radicals elected on a promise that they would accept no more austerity, the Greek people are trying to shape their own history. They aren’t there yet but a coalescence of forces is on the horizon: either a breakaway group from Syriza (probably led by Yannis Varoufakis) will bring down the government of the sellout Tsipras the be left behind.

Ideological labels are not important; the EU is a corporatist, expansionist, fascist dictatorship, what Greece (and every other EU member state) needs, is a genuine people’s government. The riots in the streets of Athens, as the Greek Parliament passed the austerity measures the EU imposed just for the sake of shafting the greeks up the arse to show democracy means nothing in the european Union bureaucratic dictatorship, may be the first sign of the breakup of the EU.

Shrinkage might be a better description of what is likely to happen, greater transparency, more accountability and the end of the neo - Nazi dream of 'ever-closer union' (aka the creation of a single European superstate), the last signifying EU’s role as prototype for Washington-defined globalization and world government.

The typically Nazi or Fascist mix of market fundamentalism and social militarism needed to pull off the creation of a global empire would be difficult to hide. The failure to create a German-led economic monolith for achieving an intra-Europe division of labor, nations rich (North) and poor (South), while providing political cover for NATO in its continued prosecution of the Cold War against Russia and SETO against China. Austerity is repression, pure and simple. It is also, as I recently pointed out, the framework for class warfare, in both cases to the extreme detriment of working people.

The people in the Athens street know this, know that Tsipras and Syriza have not done right by them. The public workers’ union went out on strike Wednesday. Crowds gathered before Parliament in the evening. Tsakalotos, the new finance minister, was shaken, reluctant to approve the bailout, in microcosm, representing the many, in and out of the party, who saw the mounting pressures and if not succumbed then made a forced choice.

This was not the affirmation one expects from a basic settlement, and rather, a period of deliberation, of gathering force that, should the EU turn the screws further, might well explode, not as revolution, but a willingness to say No and from there leave the eurozone and the EU itself. Why would Germany and the other stalwarts, Finland, the Netherlands, and the Baltic countries care? For the reason that Greece is a living refutation of all the stalwarts value: balanced budgets, taxation favoring business growth, gradual diminishment of labor rights, erosion of pension and social-welfare programs, etc. By bringing Greece to its knees validates austerity: there is no other way than this, the best of all possible worlds. Capitalism, both in Europe and America (indeed everywhere), thrives on false consciousness lest its destructiveness becomes apparent. Hence, it must thwart Left social movements; antecedently, it must deny the idea of alternatives, that which shows a better way to social justice, peace, a humane life.

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Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Greece: No majority for EU deal on the Syriza Central Committee

The government of Alexis Tsipras in Greece is close to collapse. Over half the member of the Central Committee reject the EU agreement and there is talk of a coup against the elected government. After the resignation of Minister of Finance Varoufakis, the government looks increasingly incompetent to manage the most serious crisis of democracy in the EU since its inception.

The biggest political crisis for decades is even being described as a threat to democracy in Europe (what has The Daily Stirrer been telling you for years?)and the fate of the Greek nation lies in the hands of inexperienced Finance chief Euclid Tsakalatos, who studied economics in Oxord but has never held a senior position in politics. In the Central Bank sits former Treasury chief Yanis Storunaras, loyal to ex-Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. Under his leadership, the Merkel-sister party New Democracy has apparently with the printing press in 2014, secretly flooding the economy with paper money in an attempt to mask the depth of Greece's economic meltdown from the public.

This is where the double madness of previous Greek government lies. The Syriza Party has however prepared no plan B and thus can not prevent the banks from issuing paper money that is not bacxked by solid assets. The ECB gives no guarantee of liquidity and so with the banks effectively insolvent a total economic collapse threatens. The corrupt Greek political system looks set to collapse as a result of a banking crash. The costs will amount to a total wipe out of savings and asset values in the country if EU leaders and bankers do not act quickly to take the issue of deposit guarantees in hand, pay the small saver, private households and the economy, and take the Methuseleh of all economic haircuts, a total write off of Greece's sovereign debt.

from Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten (German Financial News)

Translated by fatsally with the help of Google Translate for Business

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Tuesday 14 July, 2015

The Day The EU Died - Destruction Of Greece Shows True Fascist Nature Of The European Project Some inside information on the political stitch up that has turned GreeThe Day The EU Died - Destruction Of Greece Shows True Fascist Nature Of The European Projectce into a vassal state and humiliated the Greek people for the purpose of furthering the neo-Fascist 'ever closer union' agenda of the bureaucratic dictators in Brussels.

One Man Holds a Patent That Could Crush Monsanto and Change The World!

Could this be the monsanto Killer we have been waiting for:

from: eat local grown

Humanity is facing a a major crisis: our immediate environment is being riddled with pesticides, making us unhealthy faster than we can study the effects. In addition, these pesticides are contributing to a massive reduction in our bee population and a general decline in soil health.

The companies that profit from making these pesticides have made it clear they won’t stop, and our petitions to the EPA and FDA are mostly ignored due to revolving door leadership between pesticide makers and government regulators. Is there an answer? Yes there is!

Paul Stamets, the world’s leading mycologist, filed a patent in 2001 that was intentionally given little attention. In the words of pesticide industry executives, this patent represents “The most disruptive technology that we have ever witnessed.”

The biopesticides described in the patent reveals a near permanent, safe solution for over 200,000 species of insects, and it all comes from a mushroom. After what is called “sporulation” of a select entomopathogenic fungi (fungi that kill insects), the area becomes unsuitable for whatever insect(s) the fungi are coded for. Additionally, extracts of the entomopathogenic fungi can steer insects in different directions.

This is literally a complete paradigm shift away from the entire idea of pesticides. Instead of aiming to kill all problematic insects, a farmer could simply disperse a solution of pre-sporulation fungi among his or her crops. The insects would then simply live their lives around the crops, paying no attention to them. This simple idea flies in the face of the current, poorly thought out practice of spraying ever-increasing amounts of pesticides on resistant bugs. Going further, this biopesticide would also eliminate the need for round-up ready GMO seeds and BT seeds that grow the pesticides in the crop and which needlessly endanger us, the consumer, in the process. Perhaps the most enticing element of this biopesticide fungi is that it’s essentially free. According to the patent, it can be “cultivated on agricultural waste.” We are looking at a 100% safe, natural technology that literally can end all GMO and pesticide manufacturers overnight with a new class of SMART Pesticides.

“The matrix of pre-sporulating fungi can optionally be dried, freeze-dried, cooled and/or pelletized and packaged and reactivated for use as an effective insect attractant and/or biopesticide.” – Paul Stamets Patent for Mycoattractants and Mycopesticides ...

This patent could make the scientific fraud that is Genetically Modified crops obsolete. but will corporate money find a way to buy off the ecological interests that should promote it while the politicians once again sell out public welfare in return for a few more years in power? Watch this space.

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Sunday 12 July, 2015

The Bansturbator Diaries - Ban Everything And Tax It Too
Red Meat, fast food,, Pies, Pizzas, Cigarettes, Alcohol, and now sugar. The fun fascists are on the rampage everywere. Is there anything we can do to stop them? Yes. all we have to do is ignore them, especially the ones who try to claim some kind of authority by using the word 'science' far more than is necessary.

Saturday 11 July, 2015

Spain Goes Full Police State; Government Enacts Law Forbidding Dissent, 'Unauthorized' Photography Of Law Enforcement
Spain is now a police state again. On July 1st, its much-protested "gag" law went into effect, instantly making criminals of those protesting the new law. Not since the death of General Franco has free speech been a crime in the country.

TTIP in the EU: Rejecting Democracy
Trade deals have traditionally been about lowering particular tariffs for imports and exports of goods from one country to another. Trade is not as simple as that any more and for TTIP tariffs are a tiny part of the negotiations because tariffs between the EU and US are virtually non-existent these days. Trade in TTIP is about issues that are relevant and important to us all: from which services are publicly provided, to the safety of the food on our plates

Friday 10 July, 2015

Thursday 9 July, 2015

Four Converging Crises Could Destroy Europe
Four great crises around Europe’s fringes threaten to engulf the European Union, potentially setting the ambitious post-war unification project back by decades. The EU’s unity, solidarity and international standing are at risk from Greece’s debt, Russia’s role in Ukraine, Britain’s attempt to change its relationship with the bloc, and Mediterranean migration.

Tuesday 7 july, 2015

Greece, Monetary Union and Europe - Omnibus
The Greek financial meltdown and inevitable exit from the European Monetary System (Euro) and possibly the EU may be staved off a little longer but will happen. If the burden of Euro membership can wreck strong economies like France, Austria and The Netherlands, how can a basket case like Greece ever cope.

Monday 6 July, 2015

Hackers Hacked - Government Ties Exposed

by Xavier Connolly

An Italian company develops hacking tools for government security agencies itself became the target of a hacker attack, resulting in its internal documents being leaked online and its deals with numerous governments being exposed.

Milan-based Hacking Team develops spyware and malware tools that can target computers and mobile devices across diverse operating systems. The company claims it legally sells its products used in law enforcement.

Over the weekend the firm was reportedly targeted by a cyber-attack that resulted in 400 gigabytes of documents and source code being leaked online. The identity of those who leaked the sensitive information or the way they obtained it remains unknown. However, the attackers gained control of Hacking Team's corporate Twitter account to report the breach and share a link to a Torrent file with the stolen data.

help, we're being attacked! pic.twitter.com/i2mWW2gqr9

— Hacked Team (@hackingteam) 6 ???? 2015

The hack has shone a spotlight on the widespread demand for such services from governments around the world.

Among Hacking Team’s clients, revealed in invoices and other stolen documents are nation including but not confined to The United States, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Mexico, Panama, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Luxemburg, Bahrain, Oman, and the UAE.

No doubt the name of a nation close to you will surface as the documents are trawled more thoroughly.

Nuclear War? You Will Not Know What Hit You

by Ian R Thorpe

The possibility of nuclear war has become a probability and as usual we find mainstream media, whether because they are incompetent, deliberately dishonest or simply because the news providers in the developed world are no longer independent organisatiions but simply part of government propaganda machinery are simply not reporting the truth of the situation.

A recent major story that went unreported illustrates the liklihood of a nuclear confrontation in the near future. Former Russian leader Mikhail Gorbachev, speaking about the increasing tensions between Moscow and Washington, said: "We won’t survive the coming years if someone loses their nerve in this overheated situation. This is not something I’m saying thoughtlessly. I am extremely concerned."

That amounts to a very direct comment from one who is in the know. Gorbachev referred to the increasing rhetoric and provocative actions by the US in Ukraine and on Russia’s doorstep in the baltic States. The distorted reporting of mainstream media has been intentionally misleading in its reporting of events occurring in those parts of the world, so the American and European public cannot see the extent of the threat of nuclear war.

Leaders of the USA, European Union and NATO have been working towards creating a wedge that would isolate Russia from Europe, and have made extensive use of propaganda to present Russia as an expansionist aggressor, when in fact it is the US and its allies, led by the UK and France (The FUKUS axis) who are endangering the entire world.

Included in the provocations against Russia are: expanding NATO to include all the neighboring countries of Russia (including Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia and Poland) despite having signed a binding treaty not to do so, conducting military exercises within one mile of the Russian border, spending 5 billion dollars generating unrest in the Ukraine, and then assisting in a coup of a democratically elected leader of the Ukraine, sending 5 nuclear capable bombers to Europe and placing military weapons in the Baltic States right across from Russia’s border.

One must wonder if history is about to replay itself. Fifty years ago the US and Russia were on the brink of a nuclear holocaust when the US revealed Russia had installed nuclear armed missiles in Cuba. Few Americans realize why Russia installed those missiles. The truth is that Cuba's leader asked his communist comrades in Russia to install the missiles because the Cuban government was convinced that the US was about to invade and overthrow Castro.

An invasion had already been attempted in the failed Bay of Pigs debacle of 1961, and in an effort to protect herself from yet another US invasion, little Cuba sought Russian help. Few people in the west are now aware that the US government had installed nuclear armed missiles in both Italy and Turkey, which made The Kremlin extremely twitchy. Russia retaliated by secretly sending missiles into Cuba in order to dissuade Washington from launching an invasion, and to counter the US nuclear missile threat aimed at Russia from Turkey and Italy and restore the 'mutual destruction' balance.

Yet another well-kept secret is that it was Khrushchev who sent a secret message to Kennedy with a proposal guaranteeing the removal of missiles from Cuba, as long as the US removed its missiles from Italy and Turkey, and also promised not to invade Cuba. Kennedy’s advisors were all clamouring for an invasion of Cuba to get rid of Russian missiles, which of course would have resulted in a nuclear exchange.

Sunday 5 July, 2015

Four Converging Crises Could Destroy Europe

via Reuters ...

Four great crises around Europe’s fringes threaten to engulf the European Union, potentially setting the ambitious post-war unification project back by decades.

The EU’s unity, solidarity and international standing are at risk from Greece’s debt, Russia’s role in Ukraine, Britain’s attempt to change its relationship with the bloc, and Mediterranean migration.

Failure to cope adequately with any one of these would worsen the others, amplifying the perils confronting “Project Europe”…

…Rem Korteweg of the Centre for European Reform compares the interlocking crises to the four horsemen of the apocalypse in the New Testament Book of Revelation: harbingers of a “day of judgment” representing conquest, war, famine and death.

“The EU’s leaders will find it hard to tame these four horsemen,” the Dutch thinker wrote in an essay. “If a European answer cannot be found, the horsemen will continue to promote chaos, instability and mutual recrimination within the EU.”

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Saturday 4 july, 2015

Troika Is Manoeuvering To Rig The Greek Referendum
According to Greece's finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, the troika, the IMF, European Central Bank and EU Commission is planning to rig the outcome of the Greek referendum on whether to accept further austerity measures in return for bail out cash

Friday 3 July, 2015

Climate Change: Physicist Asks Is a Deadly Ice Age on the Horizon?

The last ice age ended approximately 12,000 years ago, and since then we’ve been enjoying a pleasantly warm “interglacial period.” But given that an interglacial may last only 12,000 years, we’re confronted with a scary prospect: Another ice age may be nigh.

And this could have devastating effects on mankind.

So says atmospheric and space physics expert S. Fred Singer, professor emeritus at the University of Virginia and a founding director of the Science & Environmental Policy Project. While he has never been worried about global warming — emphasizing that climate alarmists’ predictions have been consistently wrong — he writes at American Thinker today that he has “recently become quite concerned about ice ages and the dangers they pose to humans on our planet — and indeed to most of terrestrial ecology.” In fact, he’s so concerned that he proposes we try to mitigate any cooling that may occur.

Professor Singer cites a manuscript written by a co-author of his, Dennis Avery, which documents the historic causes of civilizational collapse. Its conclusion, Singer reports, is that “cold periods and droughts appear to be the main dangers to agriculturally based societies in all regions of the world.”

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Government Trolls Are Using 'Psychology-Based Influence Techniques' in Social Media

By Michael Snyder, Activist Post

Have you ever come across someone on the Internet that you suspected was a paid government troll? Well, there is a very good chance that you were not imagining things. Thanks to Edward Snowden, we now have solid proof that paid government trolls are using “psychology-based influence techniques” on social media websites such as YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Documents leaked by Snowden also reveal that government agents have been conducting denial-of-service attacks, flooding social media websites with thinly veiled propaganda and have been purposely attempting to warp public discourse online. If we do not stand up and object to this kind of Orwellian behavior, it is only going to get worse and worse. In the UK, the Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group (JTRIG) is a specialized unit within the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ). If it wasn’t for Edward Snowden, we probably still would never have heard of them. This particular specialized unit is engaged in some very “questionable” online activities. The following is an excerpt from a recent piece by Glenn Greenwald and Andrew Fishman… Though its existence was secret until last year, JTRIG quickly developed a distinctive profile in the public understanding, after documents from NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden revealed that the unit had engaged in “dirty tricks” like deploying sexual “honey traps” designed to discredit targets, launching denial-of-service attacks to shut down Internet chat rooms, pushing veiled propaganda onto social networks and generally warping discourse online. We are told that JTRIG only uses these techniques to go after the “bad guys”. But precisely who are the “bad guys”? ...
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Thursday 2 July, 2015

Sleepwalking Into Another Middle East War To Make Obama Look Good

Watching the news feeeds, we see The United States has blocked attempts by its alleged Middle East allies to fly heavy weapons directly to the Kurds fighting the Islamic State jihad in Iraq.

FUKUS axis allies in the middle east say President Barack Obama and other Western leaders, including David Cameron and Francois Hollande are failing to show leadership over the growing threat posed by the advance of Islamic extremism.

They now say they are willing to act independently of the western powers in supplying weapons to the Kurds, even if means defying the Iraqi authorities and their American backers, who demand all weapons be channelled through Baghdad.

Meanwhile UK defence secretary has paved the way for air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria. Addressing the House of Commons, Michael Fallon said the terrorists needed to be targeted "at source". Fallon pledged there would be no action taken without a Commons vote and a "consensus" among MPs.

The UK does not need the backing of MPs to launch raids but Mr Fallon has said they will have the final say. Labour has indicated it would not block military action in Syria as it did in 2013.’

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