‘We see no point in wearing a face mask,’ Sweden’s top virus expert says, touting the country’s improving COVID numbers | Fortune

“With numbers diminishing very quickly in Sweden, we see no point in wearing a face mask in Sweden, not even on public transport,” he said. Tegnell has consistently argued that Sweden’s approach is more sustainable than the sudden lockdowns imposed elsewhere. With the risk that Covid-19 might be around for years, he says completely shutting … Continue reading ‘We see no point in wearing a face mask,’ Sweden’s top virus expert says, touting the country’s improving COVID numbers | Fortune

Netherlands Refuses To Mandate Face Masks; Sweden Says They Are ‘Pointless’ – Summit News

The Netherlands has decided not to mandate the wearing of face masks in public, citing the fact that there is no scientific evidence to suggest they are effective against the spread of the coronavirus.In Sweden, meanwhile, senior epidemiologist Anders Tegnell declared that there is “no point” in wearing masks in public.“We see no point in wearing a … Continue reading Netherlands Refuses To Mandate Face Masks; Sweden Says They Are ‘Pointless’ – Summit News

‘Governments Love Pandemics’: Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in ‘Bold and Blunt’ Podcast • Children’s Health Defense

Earlier this week, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. spoke with Cheryl Chumley with the Washington Times podcast “Bold and Blunt.” In a segment titled “Governments Love Pandemics.”PODCAST AT:'Governments Love Pandemics': Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in 'Bold and Blunt' Podcast • Children's Health Defense

Seattle Police pepper spraying of child was ‘lawful’: report – New York Daily News

A high-profile incident in which a Seattle Police officer doused a 7-year-old boy with pepper spray at a Black Lives Matter protest was “lawful and proper,” the results of a police probe released Friday said.Seattle Police pepper spraying of child was 'lawful': report - New York Daily News

The King’s New Clothes; An Ancient Story With A Modern Twist, For Children And Adults – Modern Interpretation On Short Tale Of The Emperors New Clothes, Plus Quaker Queries – Application To Global Corporations, Industry, Government, Unconscious Fears, Hemp, Greed, Avarice, And Religion | A Green Road Journal

Once upon a time, in the land of Nod, which is far, far away, there lived a greedy and self absorbed very vain king, who cared more about money, appearance and possessions, than about what was good for his people, never mind 7 future generations. The King of Nod did not even inquire about the … Continue reading The King’s New Clothes; An Ancient Story With A Modern Twist, For Children And Adults – Modern Interpretation On Short Tale Of The Emperors New Clothes, Plus Quaker Queries – Application To Global Corporations, Industry, Government, Unconscious Fears, Hemp, Greed, Avarice, And Religion | A Green Road Journal

Ancient Story Of 10 Plagues Under Oppressive Pharaoh – Today, 3,040+ Plagues Are Rampaging Through Humanity Today – We Are Living Inside Of A Global Mass Extinction Event Caused By Numerous Corrupt Pharaohs – Corporate Mass Media Is Covering Up For Them – Absolute Pharaoh Power Corrupts Absolutely | A Green Road Journal

In the time of oppressive Pharaoh kings who had absolute power and absolute wealth, slaves were ordinary and commonplace. Everyone, including Moses, was expected to be absolutely loyal to a despotic, militaristic, predatory capitalistic Pharaoh.  There was no freedom, no voting, no human rights, and no democracy. The Old Testament portrays the reality of those … Continue reading Ancient Story Of 10 Plagues Under Oppressive Pharaoh – Today, 3,040+ Plagues Are Rampaging Through Humanity Today – We Are Living Inside Of A Global Mass Extinction Event Caused By Numerous Corrupt Pharaohs – Corporate Mass Media Is Covering Up For Them – Absolute Pharaoh Power Corrupts Absolutely | A Green Road Journal

Who Bought the $3.3 Trillion Piled on the Incredibly Spiking US National Debt Since March? | Wolf Street

In the 12 months through February, before the Pandemic started – those were the Good Times when a government shouldn’t have to borrow heavily – the US government added a breath-taking $1.4 trillion to its already huge pile of debt. And then came the Pandemic and the bailouts and the stimulus payments and all the … Continue reading Who Bought the $3.3 Trillion Piled on the Incredibly Spiking US National Debt Since March? | Wolf Street

19 States Still Don’t Mandate Masks. 18 Are Run By Republican Governors.

Of the 19 states that have yet to issue a mask mandate, 18 are run by Republican governors, a sign facial covering orders remain a partisan issue among public officials even as polling shows the divide around them fading.Republican governors in 18 states have yet to issue a mask mandate: Idaho, Utah, Arizona, Wyoming, North Dakota, South … Continue reading 19 States Still Don’t Mandate Masks. 18 Are Run By Republican Governors.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies At 87 : NPR

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the demure firebrand who in her 80s became a legal, cultural and feminist icon, died Friday. The Supreme Court announced her death, saying the cause was complications from metastatic cancer of the pancreas.Just days before her death, as her strength waned, Ginsburg dictated this statement to her granddaughter Clara Spera: "My … Continue reading Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies At 87 : NPR

America’s 1% Has Taken $50 Trillion From the Bottom 90% | Time

How big is this elephant? A staggering $50 trillion. That is how much the upward redistribution of income has cost American workers over the past several decadesThis is not some back-of-the-napkin approximation. According to a groundbreaking new working paper by Carter C. Price and Kathryn Edwards of the RAND Corporation, had the more equitable income distributions … Continue reading America’s 1% Has Taken $50 Trillion From the Bottom 90% | Time

Planet 911 Emergency, Nature Speaks To Humanity – Julia Roberts; Are You Ready To Hear What Mother Nature Has To Say? | A Green Road Journal

It is very strange that schools and colleges teach domination of Nature, plus violating Nature's laws. Nature's laws are not taught in schools or colleges for the most part, and the precautionary principle is ignored, in favor of short term profits, at any cost. This short sighted and profit motivated way of thinking and teaching … Continue reading Planet 911 Emergency, Nature Speaks To Humanity – Julia Roberts; Are You Ready To Hear What Mother Nature Has To Say? | A Green Road Journal

Paradise Papers – Appleby Legal Firm Paradise Of The Richest Rich – Created The Worst Hell Of The Poor – Billionaires Are Supported By The Burdening Of Middle Class, Stealing From Poor – Trump, Cabinet Members, Advisers And Major Donors Are Implicated – Trump’s Russian Connections | A Green Road Journal

Tax revenue is being lost as the richest 1 percent stash their profits and riches overseas. This lost tax revenue means less or no new bridges, highways, parks, schools or new infrastructure.  The richest of the rich avoid paying taxes by stashing their riches in tax havens, where no taxes are paid to anyone. Eventually, … Continue reading Paradise Papers – Appleby Legal Firm Paradise Of The Richest Rich – Created The Worst Hell Of The Poor – Billionaires Are Supported By The Burdening Of Middle Class, Stealing From Poor – Trump, Cabinet Members, Advisers And Major Donors Are Implicated – Trump’s Russian Connections | A Green Road Journal

Treasury Tried To Take Over Postal Service Control, Docs Show

The U.S. Treasury Department “demand[ed] operating control” of the U.S. Postal Service as a condition for approving a $10 billion loan to the agency, new documents reveal, heightening concerns about the extent to which the Trump administration is influencing the nonpartisan USPS.Documents obtained by watchdog group American Oversight and reported by the Washington Post—some of which … Continue reading Treasury Tried To Take Over Postal Service Control, Docs Show

Polestar 2 Review | Electric Cars 2020

The Takeaway: Polestar is a new car company with the resources of a big automotive corporation—Volvo and its parent company, Geely. Its first all-electric sedan is a polished, high-tech, legitimate alternative to the Tesla Model 3, but with slightly less range.SPECSBase Price: $59,900 (not including $7,500 EV rebate)Range: 291 miles (Polestar estimates “mid-200s” for typical use )Power: 408 … Continue reading Polestar 2 Review | Electric Cars 2020

Study Links Tylenol Consumption with Risk Taking | GreenMedInfo

GreenMedInfo.com has compiled 236 studies related to acetaminophen's toxicity, and a European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy editorial concluded, "We have considerable evidence that as well as not being particularly effective, neither is it particularly safe."[14] Some of the health risks linked to acetaminophen use include:[15]Increased mortalityCardiovascular adverse events, including heart attack, stroke and fatal coronary artery diseaseGastrointestinal adverse events, … Continue reading Study Links Tylenol Consumption with Risk Taking | GreenMedInfo

Virtual School Dangers: The Hazards of “Police State Education” During COVID-19 – Centre for Research on Globalization

“There was of course no way of knowing whether you were being watched at any given moment. How often, or on what system, the Thought Police plugged in on any individual wire was guesswork. It was even conceivable that they watched everybody all the time. But at any rate they could plug in your wire … Continue reading Virtual School Dangers: The Hazards of “Police State Education” During COVID-19 – Centre for Research on Globalization

Quakers Experiment With Light Practice

Experiment with Light is a Quaker practice which is based on early Friends' discoveries. It was devised in 1996 by Quaker and theologian Rex Ambler, following his study of early Friends' writings. At the core of the practice is a meditation that guides Experimenters through the following steps: Mind the Light (pay attention to what's … Continue reading Quakers Experiment With Light Practice

Video: Why Lockdowns Are the Wrong Policy. Sweden’s Covid-19 Strategy – Global ResearchGlobal Research – Centre for Research on Globalization

Professor Johan Giesecke, one of the world’s most senior epidemiologists, advisor to the Swedish Government (he hired Anders Tegnell who is currently directing Swedish strategy), the first Chief Scientist of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, and an advisor to the director general of the WHO, lays out with typically Swedish bluntness why … Continue reading Video: Why Lockdowns Are the Wrong Policy. Sweden’s Covid-19 Strategy – Global ResearchGlobal Research – Centre for Research on Globalization

The Evidence Keeps Piling Up: Lockdowns Don’t Work

The toll lockdowns have taken on human life and human rights has been incalculable. Increases in child abuse, suicide, and even heart attacks, all appear to be a feature of mandatory stay-at-home orders issued by politicians who now rule by decree without any legislative or democratic due process. And then, of course, there is the … Continue reading The Evidence Keeps Piling Up: Lockdowns Don’t Work

Study Links Tylenol Consumption with Risk Taking

The psychological side effects of acetaminophen, aka Tylenol, continue to mount, with research showing users are more likely to make risky decisions. When coupled with past research linking this supposedly safe pain reliever to blunted empathy and emotions, the widespread social effects on society could be immense.Acetaminophen, commonly known by its brand name Tylenol, is one … Continue reading Study Links Tylenol Consumption with Risk Taking

Exclusive: Georgia doctor who forcibly sterilized detained women has been identified

Under the Trump administration, reproductive injustice has run rampant inside the federal immigration system—stretching far beyond the family separation policy at the border. A complaint filed yesterday sheds light on a new atrocity: Women detained at the Irwin County Detention Center (ICDC) in Georgia have allegedly been sterilized without their consent. The attorneys behind the … Continue reading Exclusive: Georgia doctor who forcibly sterilized detained women has been identified

Smoke and Mirrors in a World of Pain – CounterPunch.org

Almost ten percent of the firefighters in California are prison inmates receiving two dollars a day, plus one dollar for every hour they spend in the flames fighting active fires. This arrangement saves the state of California one hundred million dollars a year.  Other states pay them nothing at all.In their world of forced labor, … Continue reading Smoke and Mirrors in a World of Pain – CounterPunch.org

Healing and security

When you have identified an area that needs healing, the aspect of you that has been seeking the love and support it needs from you will come to the forefront and make itself known. If you can sit with it, acknowledge it, listen to what it requires, and give it everything it needs in that … Continue reading Healing and security

How Were 46 Million People Trapped by Student Debt? The History of an Unfulfilled Promise – CounterPunch.org

The experiment failed. Researchers have not been able to prove that the student loan program led more people to become teachers, despite multiple attempts to do so. The experiment was also cruel. Over the years, the student loan program was expanded, with the claim that a student’s personal investment in their education was an “investment” that would … Continue reading How Were 46 Million People Trapped by Student Debt? The History of an Unfulfilled Promise – CounterPunch.org

How climate change may be making Hurricane Sally worse – CNN

Rapid intensification is one way scientists believe the climate crisis is impacting hurricanes, with warmer waters helping storms grow stronger and do so faster. Hurricanes Hanna and Laura earlier this year also rapidly intensified before making landfall in Texas and Louisiana, respectively.Rapid intensification is especially dangerous when in happens in the 24 to 48 hours … Continue reading How climate change may be making Hurricane Sally worse – CNN

Interconnection queues across the US are loaded with gigawatts of solar, wind and storage – Renewables – Oil Price Community

Of the 121 GW of new utility-scale generation applying to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the state’s grid operator, 75.3 GW are solar, 25.5 GW are wind and 14.5 GW are storage. Fossil fuels lag far behind, with natural gas at 5.4 GW and coal at 400 MW.Interconnection queues across the US are … Continue reading Interconnection queues across the US are loaded with gigawatts of solar, wind and storage – Renewables – Oil Price Community

Renewable Energy Continues To Eat Away At Fossil Fuel Dominance | OilPrice.com

Recent data and analyses suggest, however, that renewable energy sources such as solar and wind power and increased penetration of electric vehicles (EVs) are becoming increasingly competitive with the dominant energy sources of the 20th century—oil, coal, and natural gas.Last year, renewables accounted for 41 percent of the rise in energy demand, the largest of … Continue reading Renewable Energy Continues To Eat Away At Fossil Fuel Dominance | OilPrice.com

Minnesota Clean Cars Will Save Money & Cut Pollution, New Study Shows

An independent consultant report released today confirmed that Minnesota’s efforts to adopt a clean cars program will significantly cut air pollution, benefit public health, and save consumers money. Governor Tim Walz directed the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency last fall to begin a public process to consider a Clean Cars Minnesota program. If adopted, Minnesota would be joining … Continue reading Minnesota Clean Cars Will Save Money & Cut Pollution, New Study Shows

Hitachi scraps plans for £20bn nuclear power plant at Wylfa Newydd on Anglesey | Wales | ITV News

Plans for a £20bn nuclear power plant on Anglesey in north Wales have been scrapped, the developers behind the project have confirmed. Horizon Nuclear Power said it will be ceasing its activities to develop a project at Wylfa Newydd on Anglesey and at Oldbury on Severn in Gloucestershire following a decision by Hitachi, the Japanese … Continue reading Hitachi scraps plans for £20bn nuclear power plant at Wylfa Newydd on Anglesey | Wales | ITV News

Scottish green hydrogen scheme gears up to fuel ferries, buses and trains | Business | The Guardian

Scottish Power’s wind and solar farms will soon help produce green hydrogen to run buses, ferries and even trains as part of a pioneering strategic partnership to develop the UK’s nascent hydrogen economy. The renewable energy company, owned by Spain’s Iberdrola, will work alongside companies that specialise in producing and distributing the zero-carbon gas. Hydrogen … Continue reading Scottish green hydrogen scheme gears up to fuel ferries, buses and trains | Business | The Guardian

QAnon–Making Of A Cult? – In Saner Thought

They include Kimberly Guilfoyle, a top Trump fundraising official who is dating Donald Trump Jr., GOP chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, Republican National Committee finance chairman Todd Ricketts and RNC co-chairman Tommy Hicks Jr., the event invitation shows. While many Republicans have dismissed QAnon, the fundraiser is another sign of how the conspiracy theory is gaining a … Continue reading QAnon–Making Of A Cult? – In Saner Thought

• Chart: Voting By Mail Has Gotten More Common In The U.S. | Statista

According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the share of voters who cast their ballots via mail stood at 7.8 percent in the 1996 election and that increased threefold by 2016. During the most recent presidential election, the share voting by mail had climbed to 20.9 percent. A Pew Research Center survey conducted in … Continue reading • Chart: Voting By Mail Has Gotten More Common In The U.S. | Statista

JIM WATKINS IS Q AND THE RUSSIANS ARE HELPING HIM | by Jim Stewartson | Aug, 2020 | Medium

This document was inspired by the spectacle of Chanel Rion of OANN puppeting a Russian operation (the antifa.com DNS hack) first seen in the bowels of Qanon, in the actual White House briefing room.Dear people directly affected by the cult / alternate reality game known as QAnon:You are being exploited by Jim Watkins and Russian … Continue reading JIM WATKINS IS Q AND THE RUSSIANS ARE HELPING HIM | by Jim Stewartson | Aug, 2020 | Medium

Could Q really be a pig farmer named Jim Watkins?

By 2016, Watkins was a pig farmer and the moneyman for 8chan, the anything-goes imageboard Splinter dubbed “the world’s most vile website.” This site, which has since been shut down, was associated with a host of reprehensible content, including child pornography and content that has been connected to multiple mass shootings by white supremacists.In 2013, … Continue reading Could Q really be a pig farmer named Jim Watkins?

QAnon is a Nazi Cult, Rebranded

I have studied and worked to prevent genocide for forty years. Genocide Watch and the Alliance Against Genocide, the first international anti-genocide coalition, see such hate-filled conspiracy theories as early warning signs of deadly genocidal violence.The plot, described above, was the conspiracy “revealed” in the most influential anti-Jewish pamphlet of all time. It was called The … Continue reading QAnon is a Nazi Cult, Rebranded

The Weird, Dark History of 8chan and Its Founder Fredrick Brennan | WIRED

Ronald Watkins’ father, Jim Watkins, who owns the site, on Tuesday addressed 8chan’s recent troubles in a YouTube video. Speaking in front of an image of Benjamin Franklin, with taps playing in the background, Watkins denies that the El Paso shooter uploaded his manifesto to 8chan and says it was posted by another person.He goes … Continue reading The Weird, Dark History of 8chan and Its Founder Fredrick Brennan | WIRED

Why the Hoped-for Solution to Out-of-Control Government Debts Won’t Work This Time | Wolf Street

“It’s not like the post-war period,” he said. “In fact, after the Second World War, many of the advanced countries started at very high levels of debt – the United States, the UK, many European countries – but they brought it down dramatically over 30 years. How did they do it? Rapid growth and inflation. … Continue reading Why the Hoped-for Solution to Out-of-Control Government Debts Won’t Work This Time | Wolf Street

What’s to Be Done Now with All These Zombie Companies? | Wolf Street

A Bank of America report from July posits that the UK accounts for a staggering one third of all zombie companies in Europe. They represent 20% of all companies in the U.K, up four percentage points since March, according to a new paper by the conservative think tank Onward. In the two hardest-hit sectors — … Continue reading What’s to Be Done Now with All These Zombie Companies? | Wolf Street

Is This A UFO Flying Over NEW JERSEY SEP 14TH , 2020? – YouTube

https://youtu.be/CyzGFZdVY1UWas a UFO spotted in New Jersey on Monday September 14th , 2020? Or could it be the blimp scheduled to fly that same day in New Jersey https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N2AUFO NEW JERSEY SEP 14TH , 2020 - YouTube AGR is calling this a blimp.. UFO's tend to speed up from nothing to hyperspeed and disappear fast.. … Continue reading Is This A UFO Flying Over NEW JERSEY SEP 14TH , 2020? – YouTube

Left-Wing Violence in the United States is Completely Made Up

If you’re lost as to where to look, a new database of nearly 900 politically motivated attacks and plots in the United States since 1994 reveals the facts. The most eye-opening of which, if you lean to the right, is that the number of Antifa (anti-fascists) related fatalities over that time stands at just one. … Continue reading Left-Wing Violence in the United States is Completely Made Up

Dr Mercola; Will New COVID Vaccine Make You Transhuman?

The goal of the transhumanist movement, or “Human 2.0,” is to transcend biology into technology, to meld human biology with technology and artificial intelligenceRight now, today, we may be standing at the literal crossroads of transhumanism, thanks to the fast approaching release of one or more mRNA COVID-19 vaccinesCOVID-19 mRNA vaccines are designed to instruct … Continue reading Dr Mercola; Will New COVID Vaccine Make You Transhuman?

Birds are dropping dead in New Mexico, potentially in the ‘hundreds of thousands’

Wildlife experts in New Mexico say birds in the region are dropping dead in alarming numbers, potentially in the "hundreds of thousands." “It appears to be an unprecedented and a very large number,” Martha Desmond, a professor at New Mexico State University’s department of fish, wildlife, and conservation ecology, told NBC’s Albuquerque affiliate KOB.Desmond also … Continue reading Birds are dropping dead in New Mexico, potentially in the ‘hundreds of thousands’

Cloud of Mystery

Climate Denial Crock of the Week

Lenticular clouds are sometimes mistaken for UFOs.
This time lapse is extraordinary.

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Oregon town of Blue River reduced to ash, rubble by Holiday Farm fire – YouTube

https://youtu.be/tRCpBLhdsmIBlue River, a town of about 800 people, was decimated early Tuesday as the Holiday Farm fire tore west along the McKenzie River and Oregon 126 in Lane County, ravaging forests, homes and mom-and-pop shops in Lane County. Video shot by Sean Davis, a nearby resident, offers the most comprehensive look to date of the … Continue reading Oregon town of Blue River reduced to ash, rubble by Holiday Farm fire – YouTube

How a Pandemic is Destroying the West, by Michael Hudson – Dandelion Salad

By rejecting such alleviations of debts resulting from economic disruption, the U.S. economy is subjecting itself to depression, homelessness and economic polarization. It is saving stockholders and bondholders instead of the economy at large. That is because today’s rentier interests take the economic surplus in the form of debt service, holding labor and also corporate … Continue reading How a Pandemic is Destroying the West, by Michael Hudson – Dandelion Salad

Oregon wildfires: Man cycles through burning town as fires consume city of Talent – YouTube

https://youtu.be/4Wa3VwU12BoOregon is now under a state of emergency, and fires are burning over 1,300 square kilometres amid extremely hot and windy weather that is only making the problem worse, according to emergency officials.Oregon wildfires: Man cycles through burning town as fires consume city of Talent - YouTube