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offsite link Russia Rewrites the Art of Hybrid War Fri May 20, 2022 23:59 | amarynth
Hybrid War is being fought predominantly in the economic/financial battleground ? and the pain dial for the collective West will only go up. By Pepe Escobar, posted with the author’s

offsite link Andrei Martyanov: Feeling Sitrepish on May 20 Fri May 20, 2022 23:44 | amarynth
Andrei Martyanov talks about a very important issue almost buried in the other issues.  That is the Global Conflict which he describes as the west against the global community coalescing

offsite link So How Serious is Ukraine?s neo-Nazi Romance? Fri May 20, 2022 12:57 | amarynth
By Cynthia Chung for the Saker Blog In the history of civilization, Politics has more often than not, been a matter reduceable to the question of ?whose side are you

offsite link Sitrep Operation Z: The Ukrainian fighters? will to resist is deteriorating fast Fri May 20, 2022 12:28 | amarynth
For the Saker Blog by Saker Staff Khodakovsky’s (commander of Vostok Battalion) noted that they have +1,800 prisoners of war in custody. Another 80-90 surrendered over the past 24 hours

offsite link Gonzalo Lira: There Is No ?Open Corridor? Through West and Central Ukraine (UPDATE with new video!) Fri May 20, 2022 11:06 | amarynth
  Update:  More on Scott Ritter … this time with the gloves off: Here is the article and I was on the point on commenting on when the new video

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offsite link Nick Hudson Coming to London ? Get Tickets Now Tue May 17, 2022 18:00 | Will Jones
Nick Hudson of PANDA is coming to London on Thursday May 26th to deliver ?The Quest for Open Science?, after which he will be interviewed by Jeffrey Peel from the New Era and take questions from the audience.
The post Nick Hudson Coming to London ? Get Tickets Now appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Don?t Panic Mr Monkeypox! Social Distancing Returns Due to New Viral Panic Tue May 17, 2022 16:53 | Toby Young
At least one medical practice in West London has reintroduced social distancing to reduce the risk of patients contracting Monkeypox. This, in spite of the fact that there are only nine cases so far in the U.K.
The post Don’t Panic Mr Monkeypox! Social Distancing Returns Due to New Viral Panic appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Are All Britain?s Current Woes Traceable to a Group of Entitled ?Tory Toffs? at Oxford in the 1980s? Tue May 17, 2022 13:00 | Toby Young
Simon Kuper's book about how a small group of 'Tory Toffs' who were at Oxford in the 1980s masterminded the Brexit project to reclaim their aristocratic birthright is highly entertaining, but not convincing.
The post Are All Britain’s Current Woes Traceable to a Group of Entitled ‘Tory Toffs’ at Oxford in the 1980s? appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Forget Science ? Climate Now Has a Central Role in The Culture Wars Tue May 17, 2022 11:26 | Chris Morrison
You might think that if you debunk patently silly extreme weather claims, the entire fear agenda will go away. Think again. Climate change is now firmly embedded in the culture wars surrounding race, identity and gender.
The post Forget Science ? Climate Now Has a Central Role in The Culture Wars appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

offsite link Would the U.S. Side With Ukraine?s Far-Right Against Zelensky? Tue May 17, 2022 10:10 | Noah Carl
Why didn't the US back Zelensky? The New York Times wrote earlier this year that his government could be overthrown by far-right groups if he ?agrees to a peace deal that in their minds gives too much to Moscow?.
The post Would the U.S. Side With Ukraine?s Far-Right Against Zelensky? appeared first on The Daily Sceptic.

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national / anti-war / imperialism / news report Saturday March 19, 2022 11:23 by T   video 1 video file
The only reasonable assumption is that the video included here is somehow fake for it is of a FG TD suggesting that Ireland should send weapons belonging to the Irish Defence forces to kill Russian soldiers.

And since when did we go from Defence to Offence and drop our neutrality.
It is so bonkers it must be false read full story / add a comment
international / anti-war / imperialism / opinion/analysis Thursday March 17, 2022 07:22 by Zahir Ebrahim   1 attached file
Book Announcement. Engineering Consent in free open democratic societies entails manufacturing both consent and dissent based on target demographics. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Tuesday March 15, 2022 23:33 by Campaign for Truth & Proper Healthcare   image 1 image   video 1 video file

Our Human & Civil Rights are as important today as they were 2 years ago.... the worse restrictions may have gone, but our rights are now regarded as mere privilage, to be granted or withdrawn as Government sees fit.

No EU Digital Green Certificate

No W.H.O. Pandemic Treaty

No Emergency Powers

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Michael O'Dea
dublin / arts and media / event notice Tuesday March 15, 2022 11:28 by Odeaml   image 1 image
O'Dea's first full collection since 2003 is to be launched in Drop Dead Twice on Francs St. on Friday, 25th March at 9.000pm. read full story / add a comment
international / anti-war / imperialism / press release Sunday March 13, 2022 01:25 by 1 of Indy

This is the address of of former Vatican Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Carlo Viganò, in his declaration on Monday. Wh is it published here. Because it matters that even the official church denounces the tactics of Biden and NATO who provoke this war and are doing everything possible to give moral support to the Neo Nazis so as to prolong the war as long as possible for their own objectives.

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international / health / disability issues / other press Thursday March 10, 2022 22:05 by vaccine impact   image 1 image
The FDA and CDC have admitted for quite some time now that the COVID-19 vaccines are causing heart disease in young people, particularly myocarditis and pericarditis. And yet they continue recommending injecting children with these deadly shots, stating that these cases are “rare,” and that the risk for these young people dying from COVID-19 is greater. read full story / add a comment
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dublin / public consultation / irish social forum / event notice Thursday March 10, 2022 21:31 by Sovereignty   image 1 image
Phoenix Park 🏞 #FutureIreland 💞 🌱 Being the change we want to see 🎯 growing food, designing own meitheal (heart-based) 👍 economy

Raising our kids in such love,
the word"war" is rendered obsolete

Sovereignty #FutureIreland

Restoring health to everyone and the land
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galway / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Sunday March 06, 2022 23:34 by Campaign for Truth & Proper Healthcare   image 1 image
Get to Galway next Saturday, join the March & Rally for TRUTH & Civil Rights.

Demand Repeal of all Emergency Legislation.

Democracy matters!
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international / anti-war / imperialism / opinion/analysis Saturday March 05, 2022 02:39 by T   text 8 comments (last - saturday april 09, 2022 12:00)   image 6 images   video 1 video file
The Russian Ukraine war is now is over a week long and for many who are trying to understand what it is all about that is proving difficult. The sheer scale of the relentless propaganda is astounding and the hate that is being encouraged and fueled for all things Russian is frightening. Once again as with the Covid scamdemic the way in which people have lapped up the fear porn and refused to carry out any level of critical thinking is scary.

One thing that is obvious to those who stop and think for a moment is the complete absence of any kind of context and background to the whole thing. We are just being relentlessly push to believe that Putin in Hitler 2.0 and it all hinges on him and that he is evil. There is also outright hate and racism being whipped up and there are many reports of Russian students being booted off their course and various Russians being cancelled. The aim here is to rebalance things a bit and provide that context so that a more informed view can be made of the situation read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / other press Saturday March 05, 2022 01:38 by Athens Bureau   text 3 comments (last - wednesday march 23, 2022 23:18)   image 6 images   video 1 video file
With Russian forces besieging Mariupol, in which 120,000+ ethnic Greeks live, SKAI news spoke with a Mr Kiouranas who lives in the city and exposed that Ukrainian “fascists” are killing people for trying to leave the city. read full story / add a comment
national / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Thursday March 03, 2022 22:26 by Lawyers For Justice Ireland
URGENT CALL FOR TD’S TO TABLE A MOTION ON THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION’S AGREEMENT ON PANDEMIC, PREVENTION, PREPARATION AND RESPONSE: STOP THE GOVERNMENT FROM AGREEING TO A GLOBAL LEGAL INSTRUMENT THAT SUSPENDS IRISH SOVEREIGNITY UNDER ARTICLE 6 OF THE CONSTITUTION

We have received several queries following our post of 27th February. We have below explained the implications on a World Health Assembly legal Treaty or Regulation on pandemic response and, at the end of this post, we have drafted a submission that people can send to their TD’s to table a motion. The people of Ireland have a right to be publicly informed and involved in any decision that could potentially suspend our Constitutional right to sovereignty. read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / feature Monday February 28, 2022 23:55 by Gary Jordan   text 3 comments (last - wednesday march 23, 2022 14:57)   image 3 images   video 1 video file

Wag the Dog?

With every major crisis - be it a fake pandemic or a manufactured war - comes further confirmation that the average man or woman on the street is hypnotised and has long lost the ability to think critically.

Without taking as much as 30 seconds to step out from the real-time MK Ultra mind-control projects of social media, the vast majority are jumping headfirst into MSM-driven emotionally-charged dialectics and reductive good-versus-evil narratives.

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cork / rights, freedoms and repression / event notice Monday February 28, 2022 23:17 by Campaign for Truth & Proper Healthcare   image 3 images

The next next leg of our nationwide protest is in Cork city on Saturday.

It is exactly 1 year since the first Rally for TRUTH.

We will demand repeal of all the Emergency Powers, we will call on the EU to scrap their Digital Certificates, & we will reject the WHO's proposed new treaty on how to deal with pandemics.


2pm Saturday 5th March
outside Bishop Lucey Park,
Grand Parade, Cork City read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / other press Friday February 25, 2022 20:46 by 1 of Indy   text 1 comment (last - thursday march 24, 2022 13:39)   image 1 image

There is a lot of outright propaganda at the moment about the Russian operation to clear Ukraine of the Neo-Nazis and no it is definitely not the start of World War 3 as some outlets are suggesting. So it is against this background that it we bring attention to this article written by Mike Whitney giving his view on why the USA & it's vassal states UK and Europe have spent the last 8 years trying to provoke the Russian bear until finally it acted.

The Ukrainian crisis has nothing to do with Ukraine. It’s about Germany and, in particular, a pipeline that connects Germany to Russia called Nord Stream 2. Washington sees the pipeline as a threat to its primacy in Europe and has tried to sabotage the project at every turn. Even so, Nord Stream has pushed ahead and is now fully-operational and ready-to-go. Once German regulators provide the final certification, the gas deliveries will begin. German homeowners and businesses will have a reliable source of clean and inexpensive energy while Russia will see a significant boost to their gas revenues. It’s a win-win situation for both parties.

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national / anti-war / imperialism / opinion/analysis Thursday February 24, 2022 20:36 by Joe Terry
From the outset, the composition of the Defence Forces Commission was flawed. The list of members does not represent the citizens of Ireland in a balanced way. Of the fifteen commission members, two-thirds are pro-EU ex-military men and officials favouring expanding military spending; people who benefit from enhanced career opportunities, have vested interests in remuneration, careers, promotions, salaries, pensions and medals, resulting from an enlarged military budget allocation. Foreign agents, Haakon Bruun-Hanssen a Norwegian, Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen a Dane and Esa Pulkkinen a Finn, should have no place on neutral Ireland’s Defence Forces Commission.

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national / politics / elections / news report Wednesday February 23, 2022 15:51 by McKenna for Seanad   video 1 video file
Former MEP and barrister Patricia McKenna has declared her candidacy in the forthcoming Seanad by-election for the University of Dublin constituency. McKenna, one of seventeen candidates contesting the by-election, is seeking to fill the seat left vacant following the election of the Labour Party’s Ivana Bacik in the Dublin Bay South by-election last July.
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waterford / worker & community struggles and protests / event notice Tuesday February 22, 2022 22:13 by Campaign for Truth & Proper Healthcare   image 1 image
2pm Saturday Feb 26th

Meet at The Clock Tower, Waterford
Marching towards: Apple Market for Rally & Speakers
Hosted by the Independent Campaign for Truth and Proper Healthcare
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national / public consultation / irish social forum / news report Monday February 21, 2022 23:04 by Campaign for Truth & Proper Healthcare   image 1 image   video 1 video file   4 attached files
We all need to get to our local TDs Constituency Office and ask them to Vote NO to the renewal of Emergency Powers when that comes up in the Dáil before March 31st deadline. read full story / add a comment
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international / rights, freedoms and repression / opinion/analysis Tuesday February 15, 2022 16:11 by Gary Jordan   image 1 image
The foundations of a Nazi hellscape have been laid. read full story / add a comment
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international / anti-war / imperialism / other press Sunday February 13, 2022 00:09 by 1 of Indy   text 2 comments (last - friday february 25, 2022 08:22)   image 1 image   video 1 video file

There is a lot of intense media hysteria at the moment over an "imminent" Russia invasion of the Ukraine. It is of course pure hype and a distraction and part of the relentless campaign against all things Russian for who knows what reason. And Ireland like the obedient puppy of the Anglo-Saxon world has issued a call for all Irish to leave Ukraine immediately. They probably should have left years ago when the US installed a neo-nazi regime but that is a different matter. Some pundits might say where is the basis in this "it's all hype statement". Well it comes from the Ukraine president himself no less and evidence in this story from rt.com


Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has called on his allies to share information about the alleged Russian invasion, prompting Russia to accuse the West of “mocking” the Ukrainians and common sense.

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