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Trump’s COVID infection shows why it’s time to retire the nuclear football

By Tom Z. Collina President John Kennedy took powerful pain medications. President Richard Nixon was a heavy drinker. President Ronald Reagan had dementia. And now President Donald Trump has the coronavirus. These conditions can significantly impair one’s ability to think clearly. And yet, as president, each had—or, in Trump’s case, still has–the unilateral authority to launch US nuclear weapons within

By |October 9th, 2020|Categories: The Latest From Mike|Tags: |Comments Off on Trump’s COVID infection shows why it’s time to retire the nuclear football

Forget China, America is the biggest warmonger by far

by David Dodwell Since 2001, the US ‘war on terror’ has killed, injured and displaced millions across 24 countries, while America’s defence spending is nearly 40 per cent of the global total. In contrast, China has waged one foreign war in the past 50 years US President Donald Trump rallies the troops during a surprise Thanksgiving visit at Bagram

By |September 23rd, 2020|Categories: The Latest From Mike|Tags: , |Comments Off on Forget China, America is the biggest warmonger by far

Global Expansion of NATO Is Not in Germany’s Interest!

by Helga Zepp-LaRouche This article first appeared in the German-language weekly newspaper Neue Solidarität. It was translated by the EIR staff. June 19—After weeks of rumors, President Trump made it official: The U.S. government plans to withdraw 9,500 U.S. troops from Ger-many and limit the total number of troops stationed here in Germany to 25,000. In addition to numerous expressions

By |June 30th, 2020|Categories: The Latest From Mike|Tags: |Comments Off on Global Expansion of NATO Is Not in Germany’s Interest!

DIRECT DEMOCRACY

Modernity’s major advancements in human governance are: representative governments and the nation-states they govern, which we call democracies. But “democracy” is a misnomer, since the polity is ruled by elites through representatives who corrupt political campaigns and manipulate the voting process while maintaining the fiction that the people rule because they are able to vote for politicians to represent their

Cannabis Sativa Signs MOU to Acquire Ibudtender Virtual Portal

MESQUITE, NV / ACCESSWIRE / July 26, 2016 / Cannabis Sativa. Inc. (OTCQB: CBDS) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to acquire Ibudtender, the first truly smart cannabis web app tailored as a virtual budtender for patients, as well as a B2B & B2 app for dispensaries and cannabis businesses. Ibudtender’s preferential user and medical data makes

By |August 3rd, 2016|Categories: CBD, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cannabis Sativa Signs MOU to Acquire Ibudtender Virtual Portal

CITIZENS AMENDMENT to the CONSTITUTION of the UNITED STATES

Section 1. The sovereign authority of the People of the United States, vested in an independent "Legislature of the People" with the power to enact, repeal and amend public policies, laws, charters and constitutions by local, state and national initiative, shall not be denied or abridged by any federal, state or local government of the United States. Section 2. The