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Aussie PM offers 'gift of lifting lockdown' in exchange for vaccine passports & other restrictions

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FILE PHOTO: Riot police guard Victoria's Parliament House.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has teased fellow Australians with a return to some normalcy by Christmas, provided they vaccinate in large enough numbers and pressure provincial governments to cooperate.

The Australian leader hailed his government's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic on the sidelines of a multilateral Pacific security summit in Washington, DC. "Sadly, here in the US more lives have been lost in one day than we've had over our entire experience in the pandemic... But we've also got to give people their lives back," he said in an interview with Channel Seven.

"We can ensure that Australians can go forward and not be held back by the strong controls we've had to live with. They've got a use-by date on them."

Comment: See also: 'Living in a parallel universe': Australian PM boasts of Aussies' love of freedom to UN as police crackdown continues at home

And check out SOTT radio's: NewsReal: Is The Government Hyping Shortages? And is 'Vaccination Shedding' Really a Thing?

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Defiant Clinton tells Twitter to call her 'Madam Chancellor,' as fans fantasize of her being POTUS & critics call her 'Palpatine'

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Hillary Clinton poses for a photo after being inaugurated as the first female chancellor of Queens University, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
After a not-so-hearty reception from a crowd outside Queen's University in Belfast as it honored her with the title of its first-ever female chancellor, ex-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton flaunted caped pics on Twitter.

Clinton became the chancellor of Queen's University on Friday to the cries of "war criminal" from a small crowd of hecklers outside, but reactions to her visit and social media mockery of the images of her wardrobe have done little to deter her from celebrating the newly acquired title.

"Just call me Madam Chancellor," Clinton tweeted on Saturday, attaching images of her in a large gown at Friday's ceremony, while a child carried her cape behind her.


'It's wrong to say only women have a cervix' - UK Labour leader Keir Starmer

Keir Starmer
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Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer appears as a guest on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show
Sir Keir Starmer has criticised a Labour MP's remarks about trans women and called for laws to go further to protect trans rights.

The Labour leader said Rosie Duffield, who is not attending the party conference in Brighton after receiving threats and being branded transphobic, was wrong to say "only women have a cervix".

He called for a "mature and respectful debate" around trans rights, as he warned that trans individuals are among the "most marginalised and abused communities".

Comment: Apparently Starmer is only intent on respecting the rights of those suffering from transgenderism, and apparently a mature debate is prioritising the feelings of a vanishingly small number of people over scientific facts.

Comment: Sir Kier Starmer is showing himself to be quite the willing tool of the pathocracy:

British radio host Julia Heartly-Brewer pursues the issue with a female Labour MP who similarly stumbles over herself in her attempts to juggle insidious, post-modern nonsense:

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Kidnapping, assassination and a London shoot-out: Inside the CIA's secret war plans against WikiLeaks

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In 2017, as Julian Assange began his fifth year holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London, the CIA plotted to kidnap the WikiLeaks founder, spurring heated debate among Trump administration officials over the legality and practicality of such an operation.

Some senior officials inside the CIA and the Trump administration even discussed killing Assange, going so far as to request "sketches" or "options" for how to assassinate him. Discussions over kidnapping or killing Assange occurred "at the highest levels" of the Trump administration, said a former senior counterintelligence official. "There seemed to be no boundaries."

The conversations were part of an unprecedented CIA campaign directed against WikiLeaks and its founder. The agency's multipronged plans also included extensive spying on WikiLeaks associates, sowing discord among the group's members, and stealing their electronic devices.


Emails: Hunter Biden 'said he has access to highest level' of Chinese govt, according to Dem donor

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Joe Biden • Hunter Biden • John Kerry • Chris Heinz
Hunter Biden's newest purported Libya email dump on Thursday, unrelated to his reported laptop cache, reveals the Biden family's connections to the "highest level" in Communist China.

The emails by Hunter's business contact indicate Hunter, "#2 son," demanded a $2 million dollar retainer plus "success fees" to unfreeze assets in Libya frozen by the Obama-Biden administration. They also noted Hunter's business relationship with former Secretary of State John Kerry's stepson Chris Heinz, who founded with Hunter in 2009 Rosemont Seneca Partners, a billion-dollar private equity firm.

The first Libya email is reportedly dated January 28, 2015, nearly two years before the end of the Obama-Biden administration. It read:
"Per phone conversation I met with #2 son. He wants $2 per year retainer +++ success fees. He wants to hire his own people - it can be close circle of people for confidentiality. His dad is deciding to run or not."
The email then described Hunter as an "alcoholic, drug addict" and "kicked [out] of U.S. Army for cocaine, chasing low-class hookers, constantly needs money-liquidity problems and many more headaches."

But Hunter's business contact, Democrat donor Sam Jauhari, said Hunter's redemptive qualities were his connection to Chris Heinz and his "access to [the] highest level" in Communist China:
His positives are he is Chairman of UN World Food Program, son of #2 who has Libya file, access to State, Treasury, business partner SofS [Secretary of State] J. [John] Forbes K [Kerry] son and since he travels with dad he is connected everywhere in Europe and Asia where M. Q. [Muammar Qaddafi] and LIA [Libya Investment Authority] had money frozen. He said he has access to highest level in PRC [China], he can help there.

Comment: Was China smart enough to spend $1.5B to get the 'goods' on the Biden family and leverage on the USA? Biden has indicated to China he is not a threat. Is this why?

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Lavrov: EU foreign policy head told him to STAY OUT of 'our' Africa, as he denies Moscow's role in mercenaries invited to Mali

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov • EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell
With the terrorist-fighting government of Mali in talks with a private Russian military firm, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell told Russia's FM Sergey Lavrov to bluntly stay out of Africa, allegedly calling it "our place."

The modern EU bureaucracy may seem light years away from the rapacious colonial powers of olden Europe, but geopolitics seemingly still reigns in Brussels, with the fight this time over influence in the troubled West African nation of Mali. With Mali's military-ruled government struggling to quell a wave of jihadism, and France on the cusp of withdrawing its forces from the region, the country is now reportedly looking to hire as many as 1,000 private mercenaries from the controversial Russian Wagner Group to bolster its own forces.

The deal led to a wave of condemnation from the West, with officials in the US and Europe viewing it as an effort by Moscow to muscle into African affairs. An American official said on Friday:
"We continue to be concerned about the rise... of malign influences on the continent."
Lavrov has dismissed accusations of Russian government involvement, saying on Saturday at the United Nations General Assembly in New York that the Kremlin had "nothing to do with" the deal, which was negotiated between Mali's government and a "private military contractor."


Texas: 'Full forensic audit' of 2020 election has already begun

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Voting in Austin, Texas • 2020 election
Officials in a state that Democrats are working hard to turn blue have announced a "full forensic audit" of ballots cast during the 2020 election is already underway, according to reports on Friday.

According to a statement from the office of the Texas Secretary of State on Thursday, an election audit has begun in three northern counties — Dallas, Tarrant, and Collin — as well as Harris County, home to Houston. The office, according to CBS11 in Dallas-Fort Worth, said:
"Under existing Texas laws, the Secretary of State has the authority to conduct a full and comprehensive forensic audit. We anticipate the Legislature will provide funds for this purpose."
The audit comes after former President Donald Trump expressed his support for Texas House Bill 16 which calls for a "review of the results of the 2020 general election" in a letter to Gov. Greg Abbott:


Obama-appointed judge wrongly dismisses defamation suit against Twitter in Hunter Biden laptop case

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Hunter Biden • John Paul Mac Isaac in his store
In an attempt to obtain some semblance of justice, The Mac Shop owner sued Twitter for defamation. Now his business is closed, his case is thrown out, and Twitter wants him to pay the attorney fees.

In response to Politico's reporting Tuesday, confirming the authenticity of the most damning materials about Joe Biden found on an abandoned MacBook, an attorney for the owner of The Mac Shop told me, "I hate the fact that there are people who think this is actual news!"

Attorney Brian Della Rocca's sentiment is understandable. Since the New York Post first broke news of the MacBook abandoned at John Paul Mac Isaac's computer repair store, the veracity of the documents has been confirmed many times and neither of the Bidens have denied the authenticity of the documents.

Further, as The Federalist broke last month, the abandoned laptop contained a video revealing a second missing laptop — one Hunter Biden thought the Russians had stolen and that might provide fodder for blackmail. And, significantly, approximately nine months before the New York Post revealed the videos, emails, and text messages, the FBI had seized the laptop and thus had access to the video of Hunter relaying concerns about Russians pilfering his laptop.


The 800lb gorilla in the Durham investigation background

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Former FBI Director and Special Council Robert Mueller • Special Council John Durham
The recent indictment of Clinton lawyer Michael Sussmann has triggered a significant amount of well intended articles, essentially reconstituting the hope that someone -or some group- might finally be held accountable for the multi-year, multi-issue, multi-institution fraud, better known as 'spygate'.

Factually, the Trump-Russia collusion narrative was always a complete ruse perpetrated upon the American people, with the intended objective to stop Trump, then hamstring Trump; then cover-up what they were doing to accomplish those goals; and then finally destroy the Trump presidency. Y'all know the story, I ain't repeating it.

As an outcome of the Sussmann indictment, many are wondering if this is the first domino in a series of explosive political dominoes that might fall and finally collapse the entire house of cards that surrounded the Clinton campaign and their conspiring with intelligence operatives, politicians, media, DOJ and FBI officials.

Yes, there are interesting dynamics within the Sussmann indictment story-lines; and yes, the authors digging through the indictment granules are all well versed in the details and very good at putting forth optimistic possibilities.

Paul Sperry Article Here - TechnoFog Article Here ...and there are likely dozens more, like THIS and THIS and THIS.

Comment: Sound and fury signifying nothing? Just about right:

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'You can't win that one': Trump suggests Fauci was UNFIREABLE, claims he did 'opposite' of what Covid adviser said

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Then US President Trump • Health advisor Anthony Fauci
Former US president Donald Trump has said that, with regard to firing health adviser Anthony Fauci, he couldn't "win," though he proudly stated he had done the "opposite" of what the infectious-diseases expert had recommended.

Appearing on The Water Cooler on Real America's Voice this week, Trump was asked if he had regretted not firing Fauci - something his supporters had called for numerous times.

"Well, you know, David, he was there for like 40 years or something, right?" the former president told host David Brody, referring to Fauci's long-standing position at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. "He was a part of the furniture. But if you think about it, I really did pretty much the opposite of whatever he said."

Comment: "Spin" is all that is left for explanations from either Fauci or Trump.