CROSSROADS: ‘Doomsday Clock’, 90 Seconds To Midnight – By Pepe Escobar

Source – presstv.ir Doomsday Clock’: 90 Seconds to Midnight The Doomsday Clock, set by the US-based magazine Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, has been moved to 90 seconds to midnight.   By Pepe Escobar (Also Read: ‘Unprecedented Danger’: Doomsday Clock Set at 90 Seconds to Midnight @ https://www.commondreams.org/news/doomsday-clock-2023-90-seconds) That’s the closest ever to total nuclear doom,…

CROSSROADS: Jordan Peterson Against The Spirit Of Totalitarianism – By Thorsteinn Siglaugsson

Source – brownstone.org Jordan Peterson Against the Spirit of Totalitarianism By Thorsteinn Siglaugsson The article below was originally written for our Icelandic website at my request. The author knows Peterson well and has brought him over here twice for lecturing, with great success.  Gunnlaugur Jónsson is the founder and CEO of the Reykjavik Fintech Cluster.…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Tectonic Shift’, The World Order Already Changed In 2022 – By Thierry Meyssan

Source – voltairenet.org The world order already changed in 2022 by Thierry Meyssan It is a constant of History: changes are rare, but sudden. Those who bear the brunt of them are generally the last to see them coming. They perceive them only too late. Contrary to the static image that prevails in the West,…

CROSSROADS: The War In Ukraine Will End With A Bang….Soon – By Philip Kraske

Source – unz.com The War in Ukraine Will End with a Bang — Soon Philip Kraske Amidst indignant reactions to ex-Chancellor Angela Merkel’s revelations about the Minsk accords, worry about Americans “advising” Ukrainians en situ, and the back-and-forth of battle lines, it’s easy to forget what the Ukraine War is all about: the struggle of…

CROSSROADS: ‘Ecological Civilization’, The Vision – By David Korten (Archive)

Source – davidkorten.org – “…An authentic economics for an Ecological Civilization will be grounded in the scientific understanding of how living communities of trillions of individual living organisms self-organize to create and maintains the conditions essential to life’s existence. It will measure economic performance by indicators of the healthy function of individuals, families, communities, local…

SCORCHED EARTH: ‘Diseased Agenda’, Competitive Materialism & Belligerent Rationalism

Source – jonathan-cook.net Avatar makes us long to be Na’vi, while dooming us to remain murderous humans Watching Avatar 2: The Way of Water, I was reminded that there is nothing new under the sun, ours or Pandora’s. James Cameron’s three hour-plus epic tells us little more than The Tables Turned, a short poem written more than…

CROSSROADS: ‘Battle For Peace & Democracy’, A Third World War Threatens The Future Of Humanity – By Prof Michel Chossudovsky

Source – globalresearch.ca Battle for Peace and Democracy. A Third World War Threatens the Future of Humanity By Prof Michel Chossudovsky All Global Research articles can be read in 51 languages by activating the “Translate Website” drop down menu on the top banner of our home page (Desktop version). To receive Global Research’s Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Globalism Vs. Tribalism’, The War For Globalism In Ukraine – By Douglas Macgregor, Col. (ret.)

Source – veteranstoday.com SM:….& there it is – Nationalism is defined as ‘Tribalism’ & in turn a medieval ‘scourge’ to be eradicated at any cost….. The War for Globalism in Ukraine Douglas Macgregor, Col. (ret.) During the 1999 Kosovo air campaign, President Bill Clinton told Americans, “That’s what this Kosovo thing is all about.… It’s globalism versus…

RESILIENT LIVING: ‘Building The Ark’, Protecting Yourself From Gangster’s & Bankster’s

Source – earlking56.family.blog We need this article! Americans that have only known the post WWII prosperity are ill equipped and educated to deal with depression level living. by Klark Barnes The forces are mounting that will eventually overwhelm most Americans and send their standard of living to unknown depths. Americans that have only known the post…

CROSSROADS: ‘2023: The Future Has Arrived’, The End Of 500 Years Of Conquistador Civilization

Source – thesaker.is ‘2023’ The Future Has Arrived: The End of 500 Years of Conquistador Civilization Foreword It is often said that the systemic Western European superiority complex, a disease which consists of the self-justified domination and exploitation of the surrounding world, began with the First ‘Crusade’ (1096-1099). Technically, this is true, but before it…

AMERIKA: ‘Forecast 2023’, Get Out Of The Way If You Can’t Lend A Hand – By James Howard Kunstler

Source – kunstler.com Forecast 2023 — Get Out of the Way if You Can’t Lend a Hand By James Howard Kunstler “The powerful are panicking, and so they should. Their secrets are leaking.” —Miranda Devine “It’s all just snake oil. We want to save the planet, and the life upon it, but we’re not willing to…

MASONIC VISIONS: ‘Falling Dominoes’, My One Prediction For 2023 – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com My One Prediction for 2023 – By Charles Hugh Smith The question that should be on our minds is: how are my household’s buffers holding up? Lists of predictions for the new year are reliably popular. Here’s 10 predictions, there’s 17 predictions, over here we have 23 and a half… let’s strip…

REALPOLITIK: Why Putin’s Winter Offensive Will Prompt US Entry Into The War – By Mike Whitney

Source – unz.com Why Putin’s Winter Offensive Will Prompt US Entry Into the War Mike Whitney (Also Read: “Putin Has Misread the West (And) if He Doesn’t Wake Up Soon, Armageddon Is Upon Us” @ https://www.unz.com/mwhitney/putin-has-misread-the-west-and-if-he-doesnt-wake-up-soon-armageddon-is-upon-us/) Political analyst Kurt Nimmo thinks that NATO might join the fighting. Here’s a short blurb from Nimmo’s latest at…

CROSSROADS: ‘Nowhere To Hide’, How A Nuclear War Would Kill You….& Almost Everyone Else – By François Diaz-Maurin

Source – thebulletin.org NOWHERE to hide How a nuclear war would kill you — and almost everyone else. Simulation of soot injected into the atmosphere after a nuclear war between India and Pakistan. (Courtesy Max Tegmark / Future of Life Institute) By François Diaz-Maurin This summer, the New York City Emergency Management department released a…

CROSSROADS: ‘Plan B’, Has America’s Reached It’s King Charles II Of Spain Moment?…

Source – sovereignman.com SM:…Well, there it is – inbreeding in the Democratic party would certainly explain Hunter Biden….. “It is incomprehensible how this monarchy survives…” On the 17th of September in the year 1665, the three-year old Charles II became King of Spain. And the odds were stacked heavily against him. To start off, Charles…

TERRA NUOVA: The Great Awakening – By Michel Bauwens & José Ramos (Archive)

Source – resilience.org The Great Awakening: Excerpt By Michel Bauwens, José Ramos Awakening to an Ecology of the Commons We live in a transformative moment in human history, at once on the precipice of crisis and simultaneously awakening into a new awareness of ourselves as commoners and planetary beings. For the individual, this transformative moment…

CROSSROADS: The Struggle Between The Powerful Forces Of Centralization & Decentralization – By Doug Casey

Source – internationalman.com Doug Casey on the Struggle Between the Powerful Forces of Centralization and Decentralization by Doug Casey International Man: We’re seeing several disturbing trends converge: currency debasement, increased surveillance, and more travel restrictions. It seems governments everywhere—and the WEF elite behind them—are waging an all-out war on ordinary people worldwide. What do you make…

MIND GAMES: ‘The Curse Of Game Theory’, Why It’s In Your Self-Interest To Exit The Rules Of The Game – By Cynthia Chung

Source – canadianpatriot.org The Curse of Game Theory: Why It’s in Your Self-Interest to Exit the Rules of the Game By Cynthia Chung [For the Audio version of this article refer here.] Game theory, the mathematical theory of games of strategy, was developed by John von Neumann in several successive stages in 1928 and 1940-41,…

BRAVE NEW WORLD: The WEF Isn’t A Cabal, It’s A Cult – By Mark E. Jeftovic 

Source – bombthrower.com by Mark E. Jeftovic  “This book explores a strange new spirituality about to enter into competition with other established religions. My purpose here is to convince you that its emergence is probable, if not inevitable. I begin this exploration with an unproven assumption based on Darwinian evolutionary principles: a new predator will appear…

CO-CREATION: “The Economy” Vs. Prosperity – By Alex Krainer

Source – alexkrainer.substack.com “The economy” vs. prosperity By Alex Krainer The term “economy” gets tossed about in the media every day, personified in statements like, “the economy is slowing down,” “the economy is stagnant,” or “the economy is booming.” The unspoken assumption is that we all know exactly what “the economy” is. But what most…

MIND GAMES: Only When We Know What Propaganda Is, And How It Works, Will We Be Free To Live Our Lives & Rule Ourselves – By Klark Barnes

Source – earlking56.family.blog Only When We Know What Propaganda Is, And How It Works, Will We Be Free to Live Our Lives and Rule Ourselves By Klark Barnes For those of us who study propaganda critically, and seek to do this all-important work as public intellectuals, these last two years have been uniquely challenging, and…

CROSSROADS: ‘Option B’, The Dilemma Of The Vaccinated – By Robert W Malone MD, MS

Source – rwmalonemd.substack.com The Dilemma Of The Vaccinated – By Robert W Malone MD, MS Editors note: As always, I strongly recommend that you do your own diligence, and draw your own conclusions. Pfinance technologies and Ed Dowd have now make it easier for you do perform your own analyses. I am grateful to have…

CROSSROADS: A Funny Thing (…Actually, Three) Happened On The Way To Infinite Global Growth

Source – oftwominds.com Demographic Cliff + Let It Rot = Collapse of Global Growth As workforces shrink and opting out becomes increasingly attractive, Global Growth implodes on both the production and consumption sides. A funny thing happened on the way to permanent global growth. Actually, three funny things happened. One is the cheap, easy-to-access materials…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Rise Of The Global South’, Goodbye G20, Hello BRICS – By Pepe Escobar

Source – thecradle.co Goodbye G20, Hello BRICS By Pepe Escobar The redeeming quality of a tense G20 held in Bali – otherwise managed by laudable Indonesian graciousness – was to sharply define which way the geopolitical winds are blowing. That was encapsulated in the Summit’s two highlights: the much anticipated China-US presidential meeting – representing…

CROSSROADS: Z-Man – Rise Of The ‘Spiteful Mutants’

Source – takimag.com Rise of the Spiteful Mutants The Z Man photo credit: Bigstock Anthropologist Peter Frost and population geneticist Henry Harpending authored a paper in 2015 arguing that the promiscuous use of the death penalty had a eugenic effect on the English population. Specifically, by removing at least 2 percent of the population each…

CROSSROADS: ‘Preemptive Nuclear War’, Prof. Chossudovsky – A Third World War Threatens The Future of Humanity

Source – globalresearch.ca “Preemptive Nuclear War”: The Historic Battle for Peace and Democracy. A Third World War Threatens the Future of Humanity By Prof Michel Chossudovsky point since the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6th, 1945, has humanity been closer to the unthinkable. All the safeguards of the Cold War era, which…

GAIA RISING: ‘Ecosophy’, Philosophical Lessons To Reconcile Our Relationship With The Planet – By Adriana Romans

Source – resilience.org Ecosophy: philosophical lessons to reconcile our relationship with the planet By Ariadna Romans The link between human beings and nature has been weakening since the modern era: the Earth is no longer understood as an integrated and living being, but as an inert and material entity to be exploited. Philosophers such as…

CROSSROADS: ‘Left Hook’, The Makings Of An Election-Day Disaster – By Ralph Nader

Source – scheerpost.com SM:…Left, Left, Left-Right-Left, Left, Left…I respect both these men (….Nadar & Mahar), but honestly – the Corporate take-down of America happened long, long, ago & we are now only voting for which shade of Fascist brown best highlights our cheekbones – light coffee brown or deep dark ‘oscuro”… The Makings of an…

AMERIKA: ‘America’s Endgame’, Crucible Of Choice – By Alan Ned Sabrosky

Source – veteranstoday.com America’s Endgame: Crucible Of Choice – By Alan Ned Sabrosky Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold….The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity. -William Butler Yeats, “The Second Coming” (1919) On the eve of the 2022 mid-term elections here, these words were penned by Yeats as…

CROSSROADS: Brazil’s Election Results Are In & It’s a ‘Lula’

Source – covertactionmagazine.com Lula da Silva Wins Brazilian Presidency Right-winger Jair Bolsonaro’s claims of election fraud reduced to sour grapes as Brazil’s bulletproof voting process shames the United States’ swiss-cheese system Workers’ Party (PT) candidate, former president Lula da Silva, won the Brazilian presidency with just over 50 percent of the vote in the runoff…

HIDDEN HISTORY: ‘OOPARTS’, Farrell – ‘Our Technological Advanced Civilization Can Disappear Just As Easily As Theirs Did…’

Source – gizadeathstar.com 17 OOPARTS SUGGESTING A PREHISTORIC CIVILIZATION Joseph P. Farrell E.G. and V.T. both spotted this article about 17 OOPARTS that suggest there was a civilization right here on Earth prior to the rise of modern man, which, according to the current quackademic narrative, was ca. 200,000 years ago.  I say “quackademic”, because…

CROSSROADS: ‘Infinite Expansion’, The End Of The Growth Road – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com The End Of The Growth Road – By Charles Hugh Smith Everyone caught by surprise that the infinite road actually has an end will face a bewildering transition. The End of the “Growth” Road is upon us, though the consensus continues to hold fast to the endearing fantasy of infinite expansion of…