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Government Opposition To Bitcoin

Government Opposition To Bitcoin

by William J. Luther The network effects problem is not the only obstacle caused by the widespread use of incumbent monies. Since the vast majority of incumbent monies are issued by governments, those considering the extent to which bitcoin is likely to gain widespread acceptance must also be concerned with government opposition. Those in favor of […]

US Government Demands Taliban Respect Women And Girls In Strongly Worded Statement

US Government Demands Taliban Respect Women And Girls In Strongly Worded Statement

by Kendall Tietz The U.S. government issued a joint-statement Wednesday co-signed by countries and unions such as the U.K., EU and Canada, in which they expressed their concern for women and girls amid the current situation in Afghanistan. The signatories are “deeply worried about Afghan women and girls, their rights to education, work and freedom […]

EXCLUSIVE: DEA Officials Directed To Stop Saying ‘Mexican Cartel’

EXCLUSIVE: DEA Officials Directed To Stop Saying ‘Mexican Cartel’

by Jennie Taer Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) officials have been instructed to “avoid saying ‘Mexican cartel’ or discussing the Mexican government, or LE cooperation with Mexico” when speaking with the media, according to an internal email exclusively obtained by the Daily Caller News Foundation. The reason for the shift in messaging is unclear, but comes […]

U.S. Government Media Network Fires Journalists Over Report Critical of Soros

U.S. Government Media Network Fires Journalists Over Report Critical of Soros

  Judicial Watch https://www.judicialwatch.org/blog/2019/03/u-s-government-media-network-fires-journalists-for-report-critical-of-soros/  At the request of a scandal-plagued Democratic senator tried for bribery and corruption, the head of the government’s international media networks is abusing his office to punish employees behind a broadcast critical of leftwing billionaire George Soros. U.S. Agency for Global Media (USAGM) Chief John F. Lansing, an Obama appointee, is […]

Major Findings From the US Annual Global Terrorism Update

Major Findings From the US Annual Global Terrorism Update

Welcome to Shutdown Theater, 2015 Edition

Welcome to Shutdown Theater, 2015 Edition

    By Thomas Knapp Well, here we go again. Sample annual headline: “Republicans Threaten Government Shutdown.” This year’s excuse: A feud over whether or not to continue writing an annual $500 million corporate welfare check to Planned Parenthood. With bated breath, the mainstream media informs us that the usual suspects on Capitol Hill are […]

Election 2016 Reminder: Who Needs Who?

Election 2016 Reminder: Who Needs Who?

  . By Thomas L. Knapp Memory has a way of playing tricks on the mind, but my recollection is that each of the seven presidential elections since I reached adulthood (I turned 18 the week after Ronald Reagan was re-elected in 1984) has been advertised — by the parties, by the candidates, by the […]

They Want to Talk About Israel. OK, Let’s Talk About Israel

They Want to Talk About Israel. OK, Let’s Talk About Israel

.   By Thomas L. Knapp In The Best and the Brightest, David Halberstam quotes US president Lyndon Baines Johnson on his desired qualities in an assistant: “I want loyalty! I want him to kiss my a– in Macy’s window at high noon and tell me it smells like roses.” Nearly every “major party” presidential […]