Current Affairs

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Is the "Storm" About to Start?

Is the “Storm” About to Start?

Ominous events converge this weekend.

NYC "Anti-Terror" Presence Preceded Attack by Hours

NYC “Anti-Terror” Presence Preceded Attack by Hours

As with 9/11 and 7/7, anti-terror drills seemed to be running prior to the latest terror outrage. Was this a coincidence? Or is now standard procedure for false flags?

Motorcyclists in Barcelona parade in support of unity with Spain. Click to enlarge

Catalonia’s ‘silent majority’ does not want independence from Spain

Jake Wallis Simons on why the majority of Catalonians do NOT want independence from Spain

Felix Ngole. Click to enlarge

Christian thrown out of university over anti-gay remarks loses appeal

In the latest example of 21st-century fascism at work, a student has been expelled from university for writing on Facebook that homosexuality was a sin

House approves bill to sanction Iran for ballistic missiles

U.S. lawmakers vote overwhelmingly to impose new sanctions on Iran over its missile program and support for Hezbollah

Aussie Whistle blower (Brendon O'Connell) Needs your help

Aussie Whistle blower (Brendon O’Connell) Needs your help

Aussie activist Brendan O’Connell currently being held in prison without charge after going to New Zealand to apply for asylum

The Crooks, the Clowns and the Nazis

The Saker writes that there is a mini-Maidan underway in Ukraine that could see Poroshenko kicked out. The big news is that you haven’t heard about it

Mass Migration Turns Another German Neighbourhood into No-Go Zone

Mass Migration Turns Another German Neighbourhood into No-Go Zone

As in Sweden, mass migration has brought the emergence of no-go zones in some German cities

Cars burn in Rinkeby, Stockholm, after 5 nights of rioting in 2013. Click to enlarge

Insert military against the gangs in the suburb

Swedish politicians call for the military to be deployed as the police are forced to retreat from Stockholm’s “no-go” zones.

Populist victory puts Czech EU policy in doubt

Populist victory puts Czech EU policy in doubt

Win for eurosceptic Prime Minister Andrej Babis means that the Czech Republic will shift further right to join Hungary and Poland in defiance of EU dictates

George Soros transfers $18 billion to his liberal philanthropic foundation

George Soros transfers $18 billion to his liberal philanthropic foundation

Transfer takes place in the face of rising anger over his political interference in the affairs of several countries

Met Police Say Charging Shoplifters, Vandals ‘Not Practical’….

Meanwhile arrests for ‘Offensive Comments’ rise 53 per cent

Ursula Haverbeck. Click to enlarge

Holocaust denier Ursula Haverbeck, 88, given six-month jail sentence

Making a martyr out of an old woman for her view of events more than half-a-century ago

‘Attack Against Our Democracy’: Bombing of Swedish Police Station ‘May Be Terror’

‘Attack Against Our Democracy’: Bombing of Swedish Police Station ‘May Be Terror’

Approximately one kilogram of explosives destroyed the front entrance to a local station in Helsingborg, Sweden, Wednesday

California fires aftermath. Click to enlarge

Jim Stone – Fires in California Were Not “Wild”

Pictures from the scene reminiscent of Hiroshima

Isis has lost Raqqa with the fighting taking much of the city’s history too

There will, however, apparently be no “forgiveness” for the foreign fighters in Raqqa

US allies in Europe vow to stand by Iran nuclear deal

European leaders have pledged their commitment to the nuclear accord with Iran. As has the EU policy chief, Federica Mogherini, who has dismissed suggestions that any one nation could end it

Russian TV Says U.S. Breaks Peace Treaty

A second U.S. regiment has moved close to Russia’s borders in the Baltic region — in violation of a treaty between Russia and NATO

USS Theodore Roosevelt. Click to enlarge

Trump Sends Second Aircraft Carrier to Korean Peninsula with 7,500 Marines Aboard

“The calm before the storm”?

Wiesenthal Center isn’t withdrawing prize given to Harvey Weinstein

Amid growing backlash against the film mogul over sexual harassment allegations, Jewish groups he supported stay mum