The Obama administration says it wants to begin accepting another 100,000 refugees from the Middle East. The stories of bloodshed, beheadings and other acts of barbarism by the Islamic State and other Muslim terrorists are absolutely horrifying. So, of course, most Americans want to be as generous and helpful as possible.
Why then would the United States want to deport refugees from the Middle East who managed to make it to this country?
That is what is happening to a group of 20 people who fled the Islamic State in Iraq and made it to the United States. But these people weren’t Muslims; they are Christians. And even though they have family members and church leaders in the San Diego area who will vouch for them, customs officials want to deport them.
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The Syrian crisis and the confluence of clashing interests there was entirely predictable. I wrote an article in 2010 outlining the potential for Syria as a high value catalyst for global conflict in an article titled “Will globalists trigger yet another world war?”
In it, I summarized the dubious history of wars initiated over the past century, including the nature of false flags and false paradigms created by globalists designed to divide nations and peoples and turn them against each other. This strategy of engineered war (along with engineered economic collapse) has been used time and time again by the elites to artificially generate chaos and then consolidate and centralize power while the masses are blinded by confusion.
Even back then, the problem with Syria seemed obvious:
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There is a growing body of evidence that two of the main health threats people are facing today — obesity and diabetes — are linked to exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs).
Known EDCs include bisphenol A (BPA), which is found in the linings of food cans and on cash register receipts, and phthalates, which are found in plastics, cosmetics flame retardants (as used on clothing and bedding) and in pesticides. These EDCs have been connect4ed to infertility, hormone-related cancers, neurological issues and other health problems.
But their link to obesity and diabetes is the focus of a scientific statement issued by the Endocrine Society last month. According to the statement, which is based on years of research into EDCs, these chemicals are so common that every person on Earth has been exposed to one or more of them. The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology states that EDC exposure is costing the EU $209 billion a year in healthcare expenses and lost productivity.
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We have just witnessed one of the most significant steps toward a one world economic system that we have ever seen. Negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership have been completed, and if approved it will create the largest trading bloc on the planet. But this is not just a trade agreement. In this treaty, Barack Obama has thrown in all sorts of things that he never would have been able to get through Congress otherwise. And once this treaty is approved, it will be exceedingly difficult to ever make changes to it. So essentially what is happening is that the Obama agenda is being permanently locked in for 40 percent of the global economy.
The United States, Canada, Japan, Mexico, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam all intend to sign on to this insidious plan. Collectively, these nations have a total population of about 800 million people and a combined GDP of approximately 28 trillion dollars.
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The worst stock market crashes in U.S. history have come during the month of October. There is just something about this time of the year that seems to be conducive to financial panic. For example, on October 28th, 1929 the biggest stock market crash in U.S. history up until that time helped usher in the Great Depression of the 1930s. And the largest percentage crash in the history of the Dow Jones Industrial Average by a very wide margin happened on October 19th, 1987. Overall, 9 of the 16 largest single day percentage crashes that we have ever seen happened during the month of October. Of course that does not mean that something will happen this October, but after what we just witnessed in September we should all be on alert.
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As the Republican Party’s power structure wraps its head around the fact its favored candidates are lagging far behind the political outsiders in nearly every presidential primary poll, megadonors are waking to the same reality. And that’s adding both legitimacy, and the threat of going full establishment, to the newcomers’ burgeoning campaigns.
Last week it was Ben Carson’s turn to entertain overtures from the big money. Now, it’s Carly Fiorina’s turn.
“Carly Fiorina has emerged as the Republican candidate of the moment in conservative fundraising circles, drawing the notice of the billionaire Koch brothers and other wealthy donors who could instantly remake her shoestring presidential campaign,” Reuters reported Sunday.
“Fiorina’s show-stealing performance in a Republican presidential debate last month, and her subsequent surge in the polls, has prompted industrialists Charles and David Koch to take a ‘serious look’ at the former Hewlett-Packard chief executive, according to three sources close to the brothers.”
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A lot of people in Roseburg, Oregon, see a solution to violence in gun-free zones — one that’s very different from the one pushed by progressives who’ve swept in to make political hay of the latest tragedy.
In Roseburg, the small, politically conservative city where a man killed nine people — apparently in a rampage that targeted Christians — at Umpqua Community College, firearm ownership is a way of life.
Following last week’s murders, few people there have expressed any desire for that to change. In fact, those who’ve spoken out about the killings say the answer lies in greater 2nd Amendment freedom — not gun control.
“Interviews with almost a dozen [Roseburg] residents on Friday yielded unanimity — even in the queue of people lining up to donate blood at a tent set up downtown,” Britain’s The Guardian reported.
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For the elected and bureaucrat class, there is no problem that cannot be fixed by yet another law. If one law is in place to prevent a thing and the thing occurs anyway, two more will certainly do the trick.
If three laws don’t stop it, three more surely will. If six laws aren’t enough, surely one — or six — more is enough.
This is the way liberty is lost, one law at a time. One law leads to another and another and another. And then, one day, a once-free nation finds itself in bondage.
It’s called gradualism. It’s a time-honored practice of the ruling class. They are content to set events in motion knowing they will not come to fruition in their lifetime, but will mature 50 years or 100 years down the road.
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The Russians have unleashed their own version of “shock and awe” in Syria, and the brutal efficiency of their airstrikes against ISIS targets has stunned many observers around the globe. For more than a year, the Obama administration has claimed that its bombing campaign in Syria has been a “success”, and yet ISIS has continued to grow stronger and gain more territory. But now just over a few days the tide of the conflict appears to have turned. The whole world has gotten a chance to see what a global superpower can truly do to a bunch of radical Islamic terrorists when it is focused and determined. The images that we have seen of hardened ISIS command centers being wiped off the face of the map by Russian bombs are truly impressive. But why did those targets still exist in the first place? Was the U.S. military unable to identify them previously? Or could it be possible that the Obama administration did not want to hit them?
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The federal government uses very carefully manipulated numbers to cover up the crushing economic depression that is going on in this nation. For the month of September, the federal government told us that 142,000 jobs were added to the economy. If that was actually true, that would barely be enough to keep up with population growth. Sadly, the truth is that the real numbers were actually far worse than that. The unadjusted numbers show that the U.S. economy actually lost 248,000 jobs in September and the government added more than a million Americans to the “not in the labor force” category. When I first saw that number I truly believed that it was inaccurate. But you can find the raw figures right here. According to the Obama administration, there are currently 7.9 million Americans that are “officially unemployed” and another 94.7 million working age Americans that are “not in the labor force”. That gives us a grand total of 102.6 million working age Americans that do not have a job right now.
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Did you know that 11 trillion dollars in global stock market wealth was wiped out during the third quarter of 2015? When I was emailed this figure by a friend, I was stunned for a moment. I knew that things were bad, but were they really this bad? When I first received this information, I had just finished a taping for a television show in which I had boldly declared that 5 trillion dollars of stock market wealth had been wiped out around the world. Unfortunately, the final number has turned out to be much larger than that. Over the past three months, the stock markets of all major global economies have been crashing simultaneously, and 11 trillion dollars of “paper wealth” has now completely vanished. The following comes from Fortune…
Global equity markets suffered a bruising third quarter, shedding $11 trillion worth of global shares over three months, according to Bloomberg.
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With so many technology bills named in purposefully confusing ways, it can sometimes be hard to tell which members of Congress respect Americans’ rights to online privacy. A duo of grass-roots privacy groups aims to change that with a website dedicated to providing a clear portrait of lawmakers’ government surveillance records.
The website, sponsored by Restore The Fourth and Fight for the Future, rates lawmakers in the House and Senate based on how they’ve voted on surveillance legislation since Congress doubled down on attempts to increase government’s online spying power around 2012.
Lawmakers are profiled on a “scoreboard” under the category of either “Team Internet” or “Team Surveillance” based on how they voted on controversial bills such as the PATRIOT Act renewal, the USA FREEDOM Act of 2015 and others.
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Presidential candidate and history-making neurosurgeon Ben Carson got his political start thanks to a ton of grass-roots enthusiasm. After his no-holds-barred 2013 speech at the National Prayer Breakfast — a speech that President Obama had to endure while sitting only inches from one of his strongest critics — Carson’s word-of-mouth popularity soared.
For a long time, that wave of ground-level popularity sustained Carson’s slowly germinating presidential campaign. Fundraising came largely through high-volume, low-dollar donations from regular folks who had bought in.
Then, Carson hit the GOP debate stage. And while his performance as an orator hasn’t exactly impressed the pundits, the tremendous national exposure the debates have brought him have helped to elevate his campaign fundraising power … big time.
However Carson fared in the debates, there’s no indication Carson’s grass-roots support has waned any. In fact, that very exposure has helped lift Carson’s personal fundraising effort as the Republican primary season matures and viable candidates begin to separate from the field.
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Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, an establishment Democrat if ever there was one, said something Thursday that ought to alarm Hillary Clinton’s campaign — especially since Hickenlooper gave Clinton his ringing endorsement only two months ago.
What might that be? He acknowledged that the Clinton email scandal has grown so problematic for Hillary that it may now be too big an obstacle for her campaign to overcome.
Speaking before a Denver audience, Hickenlooper flatly said Clinton’s chances look “kind of grim, to be blunt,” thanks to a scandal that has only expanded with almost-daily revelations that continue to indict the former first lady’s character and honesty.
From The Denver Post:
Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday became the latest Hillary Clinton supporter to express doubt about her candidacy for president, telling a Denver audience that the 2016 election is “kind of grim, to be blunt.”
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Members of Congress spend less than half of their time legislating in Washington, earning the remainder of their taxpayer-funded six-digit salaries during district work periods (mostly campaigning and soliciting donations) off Capitol Hill. Rep. David Jolly (R-Fla.) contends that lawmakers’ gratuitously flexible schedules have much to do with repeated underwhelming legislative productivity.
That’s why Jolly is reviving a bid to force Congress to work a full 40-hour workweek, instead of the three or four days members currently spend on the Hill each week.
“A workweek in Washington should be no different than a workweek in every other town across the nation,” Jolly told the Washington Examiner. “Americans expect their leaders to govern. Look at all the bills gathering dust; let’s give voice to the people on issues like border security, transportation and a budget that finally balances.”
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The reckless lunacy coming from America’s Zionist warmongers reached epic proportions yesterday with leading war hawk Insane John McCain calling for arming so-called “moderate rebels” with the means to shoot down Russian war planes bombing ISIS and anti-Assad forces in Syria.
Insane McCain and the Ziocon war hawks have been working for years to take out Bashar Assad as a precursor to a move on Iran. Those two countries are all that stand between the neocons and the fulfillment of their blueprint plan to destroy the Middle East, plunder its resources and destroy its borders, set up puppet governments throughout, and make Saudi Arabia and Israel the only regional power brokers as they usher in the New World Order. Their blueprint plan for this was published in 2000 by the Project for the New American Century (PNAC).
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Parents in a Georgia community are enraged after learning their children were taught that Allah is the same god worshiped by Christians and Jews.
According to WSB-TV Atlanta, a group of parents wants is asking that their middle-school students in Walton County schools be permitted to opt out coursework that requires the children to learn about Islam.
“My daughter had to learn the Shiad, and the five pillars of Islam, which is what you learn to convert, but they never once learned anything about the Ten Commandments or anything about God,” parent Michelle King told reporters.
Another parent said he was struck by this line in his daughter’s homework: “Allah is the same God worshiped by Jews and Christians.”
Georgia Department of Education Spokeman Matt Cardoza responded to the concerns in a statement, saying: “This element is not an evaluation of any religion, nor is it a course in the belief system of any religion.”
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If organized labor is always a shoe-in for the Democratic presidential nominee, then Hillary Clinton — that party’s troubled front-runner — must be doing something very, very wrong.
Either that, or Donald Trump — the Republican leader — must be doing something very right. The news has been peppered with recent stories about Clinton’s support slipping in union strongholds, as well as with specific labor groups, while those same groups demonstrate an increasing interest in hearing what Trump has to say before they make and endorsement decision.
The Teamsters this week decided to hold off on endorsing any candidate until they have the chance to “sit down with Republican candidates — most notably, front-runner Donald Trump who has collaborated with unionized work forces across his real estate career,” Fox News reports.
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The State Department this week released a trove of 6,000 additional pages of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s emails. The latest dump contains messages sent between October 2010 and September 2011, the height of the ill-fated Arab Spring.
The emails deal with a range of topics, including one concerning the “Israeli view” of Palestinian initiatives at the United Nations.
Several of the emails also dealt with the civil war in Libya following the overthrow of Muammar Qaddafi and included messages from longtime Clinton adviser Sidney Blumenthal. One message from Blumenthal, dated Oct. 15, 2011 contained a tip that Qaddafi was hiding out in the African nation of Chad. Clinton forwarded the message to her adviser Jacob Sullivan, saying “This sounds credible. Can we verify?”
Five days later, Qaddafi was captured and shot in Libya while fleeing the advancing rebels.
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A handful of Democratic Senators has proposed establishing a national “smoking age” that would ban the sale of tobacco to anyone under the age of 21.
Brian Schatz of Hawaii, Dick Durbin of Illinois and Sherrod Brown of Ohio introduced the plan in a press release Wednesday, citing public health as the driving force behind the bill they’ve proposed: the Tobacco to 21 Act.
“We know that the earlier smokers begin their unhealthy addiction to nicotine, the more likely they are to suffer from tobacco-related diseases or die,” Schatz said in the release. “This year, Hawai‘i (sic) became the first state in the nation to raise the minimum smoking age to 21. It was an historic public health achievement that we should adopt nationwide. By raising the minimum tobacco age of sale to 21 across the country, we can cut the number of new smokers each year; build a healthier, tobacco free America; and save lives.”
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