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‘Voto Segreto’ – the ‘Secret Vote’

We came across Roleigh Martin a few days ago, on X, with this long and interesting read on an old voting system the 'Voto Segreto' - the 'Secret Vote', that apparently originated in Italy and was used with some success for 70 odd years between 1848 and 1922. I confess a long lasting and ongoing desire to build a truly democratic society, a citizens society, free of vested interests and
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Chatham House

POWER AND CORRUPTION: THE PUBLIC-PRIVATE IMPERIAL MAFIA Posted on May 15, 2024 by Paul Cudenec   Chatham House, the name commonly given to The Royal Institute of International Affairs, is an extremely influential “think tank” based in London.  It has enjoyed the patronage of the British monarchy for a century now, with Charles III recently joining the list of royal backers. Director Bronwen Maddox said on May 9 2024: “Chatham House
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Will Biden-Trump Rematch Signal the End of Two Party System?

The overwhelming majority of the approximately 240 million Americans who voted in the 2020 Presidential election will surely experience an uneasy sense of deja Vu and feelings of dread come November 2024. (Pew Research). Those who will attempt to honor their patriotic duty and participate in the next election cycle will be left with two unenviable choices. A dreaded rematch between an 81 year old incumbent, whose become nothing more
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The U.S. Mexico Border: A Tainted History of Prejudice, Exploitation and Broken Policies

"Immigration is the sincerest form of flattery." (Jack Paar) I felt it necessary to begin with a poignant quote in this attempt to make sense of the century long travesty that has been America's immigration policy . Since it's inception the United States has prided it's self on welcoming the world's downtrodden, I don't feel the need to quote the Statue of Liberty's famous statement of acceptance. Those very prolific
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Survivors Guide to a Breakout of World War III

A warm welcome back to Robert after a short absence from our pages. As anyone would expect, Robert is viewing his subject from the other side of the Atlantic Ocean, while I am observing it from mainland Europe. There are aspects to this issue that Robert and I see in a different light, but his overall 'Take' on the abominable prospect of the world slipping into WW2 after 80 years
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Anti-Life & Anti-Truth -The WEF

An original post by Winter Oak, who again seems to hit the nail on the head. You can call yourself what you like and write and speak volumes of blether all day long, but who and what you are is defined by your actions and deeds, and we have been down the Schwabian path before. (Worth noting the WEF emphasis on the so called "Global Public-Private Partnership" in which the
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There Has Never In History Been A Greater Need For A Large Anti-War Movement

The very same families are taking us into World War Three that took us to the last 2 world wars. To them its a global game of 4 Dimensional Chess that has been going on for centuries, and the stakes are high...as are the profits. Nobody is safe from these people, they do not care about you, your religion or your politics, your existence means nothing to them, we are
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The Ukraine War – Insights

Another one of those stories we have been trying to write since forever, but then research from Ali Mohammed came in and we reproduce it here, undiluted. At the end of it we add some extra pieces of information that we came across recently. Just to be clear, anyone who claims that by writing this up somehow makes us Putin Lovers or Apologists is "The Enemy"as far as we are concerned.
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Big Brother – Opening the Door to Total Financial Control

31st October 2022 - People and Power - Ido Dijkstra ‘Big Brother’-wet van Kaag opent deur naar totale financiële controle. The Dutch cabinet is the first in Europe to submit a bill that obliges banks to monitor all transactions above 100 euros of all Dutch citizens. Minister of Finance Sigrid Kaag (Party - D66) believes this is necessary in the context of combating money laundering. Critics call the law a far-reaching