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Transhumanists gather in Spain to plan global transformation

Transhumanists Gather In Spain
TransVision 2021 saw technologists push radical visions for our future. Apparently, the clueless public is to be propagandized — not consulted.

Transhumanism is a futuristic religion that exalts technology as the highest power. The movement's goal is to merge man with machine. Their wildest prophecies seem ridiculous at first, until you consider the dizzying advances in bionics, robotics, neuroprosthetics, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and genetic engineering.

Prominent figures gathered at the TransVision 2021 conference in Madrid over the weekend. Listening to the proceedings online, I heard a broad range of totalizing schemes. There were no Luddites or Amish onstage, but of course, Spain is a long haul for a horse-and-buggy. Besides, no unvaccinated person can legally cross the Spanish border.

Transhumanists hold that the human condition of ignorance, loneliness, sadness, disease, old age, and death can be transcended through improved gadgetry. Many believe tribalism will also be eliminated — perhaps through brain implants — but this elite clique tends to be so convicted, legacy humans will have no say in the matter.

Their radical ideas are hardly marginal. Transhuman values have been implicitly embraced by the world's wealthiest technologists. Consider Bill Gates pushing universal jabs, Jeff Bezos's quest for "life extension," Elon Musk's proposed brain implants, Mark Zuckerberg's forays into the Metaverse, and Eric Schmidt's plans for an American technocracy racing against China.

If Big Tech is the established church, transhumanists are Desert Fathers in the wilderness.

Yellow Vest

Southwest Airlines pilots, staff fly in the face of corporate and government vaccine mandates - and about time, too

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A Soutwest airlines jet come in for a landing at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Southwest Airlines' top brass can deny the massive delays they've been experiencing have anything to do with their insistence staff take Covid shots or lose their job till they are blue in the face... but no one is buying it.

Southwest is experiencing turbulence. Over the weekend, the Texas-based airline canceled over 1,800 flights. Monday was no better: almost 400 more flights were canceled. A corporate spokesman, Alan Kasher, blamed the catastrophic interruption in business on bad weather in Florida and "issues" with air traffic control.

His claim was met with immediate disbelief, as the Federal Aviation Administration countered that no ATC staffing shortages were reported over the weekend, and competitor airlines flying in the same regions only canceled a tiny fraction of their own flights. The real reason for the cancellations is an open secret, despite Kasher's reticence in acknowledging it. Southwest's pilots and crews have been given a vaccine mandate, and they're simply not having it.

Comment: Pilots are required to have mandatory physicals every six months. Their job depend on staying as healthy as possible. With more and more information coming out about the crippling side effects of the covid vaxxes, why would they risk their livelihood? But more importantly, they recognize that no government or employer has the right to force them into an unwanted medical treatment.


Snakes in Suits

Rogan ivermectin podcast fallout: CNN's Don Lemon conducts struggle session with Dr. Sanjay Gupta in bid for damage control

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CNN talking head Don Lemon (L) CNN medical advisor Sanjay Gupta (R)
Following an interview with Joe Rogan that premiered on Wednesday in which Rogan confronted CNN medical expert Sanjay Gupta about CNN's coverage of him taking Ivermectin during his bout of COVID-19, Gupta and CNN host Don Lemon attempted to set the record straight on Ivermectin and its uses.

"He did say something about Ivermectin and that I think wasn't actually correct about CNN and lying, okay? Ivermectin is a drug that is commonly used as a horse dewormer. So it is not a lie to say that the drug is used as a horse dewormer. I think that's important and it is not approved for COVID, correct?" Lemon said.

Yellow Vest

Hundreds blockade Italian ports as mandatory Covid-19 passes come into effect for all workers

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© Reuters / Massimo Pinca
Port workers gather outside the entrance to protest against the implementation of the COVID-19 health pass, the Green Pass, in the workplace, in Genoa, Italy, October 15, 2021.
Hundreds of people have gathered at Italian ports protesting the requirement for all workers to show Covid-19 health passes, which has now come into force. Failure to comply could result in suspension from the workplace and fines.

On Friday, around 300 protesters blockaded an entrance to the port of Genoa in Northwest Italy in opposition to the so-called 'green passes', which require both private and public workers to prove that they are either vaccinated, have tested negative for Covid, or have recently recovered from the virus.

If workers cannot produce a green pass within a grace period of five days, they will be suspended without pay and could face a fine of up to €1,500 ($1,730) should they dare to work on regardless.

Comment: Has a world-wide Covid Pass Rebellion begun?


Health

U.S. drug overdoses reached record high amid pandemic shutdowns

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Cataldo Ambulance medics Timothy Stahl (left) and Derek Travers (right), with the help of a firefighter tend to a 38-year-old man who was found unresponsive after an opioid overdose in the Boston suburb of Malden, Mass., October 19, 2017.
Amid a pandemic that has persisted for nearly a year and a half, reported U.S. drug overdose deaths reached a new high of 96,779 in the 12-month period that concluded in March 2021.

From March 2020 to March 2021, the country experienced a surge of 29.6 percent in drug overdose fatalities, predominantly caused by opioids and secondarily caused by synthetic opioids excluding methadone, according to data published by the CDC. Before the results were released, the agency projected over 99,000 reported drug overdose deaths for this period.

This past July, preliminary data from the CDC revealed that more than 93,000 people in the United States died of drug overdoses in 2020, a spike of 30 percent from 2019, when the CDC reported that 71,000 people died of an overdose.

Comment: For more information on the disturbing cost of lockdowns, see the articles below:


Eye 1

Bild roasts YouTube for stifling free speech in Germany after court rules it was wrong to delete Covid-19 interviews

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Screenshot allesaufdentisch.tv; (inset)
YouTube censorship of Covid-19 debate is a "dangerous encroachment" on the freedom of speech, an editor at leading German tabloid Bild has said, after the platform deleted two videos of an online debate on the pandemic.

The preliminary injunction was issued by the Cologne Regional Court in response to a legal challenge filed by the people behind the #allesaufdentisch (#EverythingOnTheTable) online campaign. It's basically a collection of interviews with various experts and public figures about the Covid-19 pandemic that the initiators touted as a "wide-ranging, fact-based, open and factual discourse" on their website. Some of them challenged the government handling of the pandemic and raised all sorts of controversial vaccine-related issues.

YouTube found two of those interviews unfit for its hosting and erased them. The flagged videos showed discussions with mathematics professor Stephan Luckhaus and the neurobiologist Gerald Huther. The court called YouTube's move "unjustified", saying that the platform failed to explain which exact parts of the interviews it deemed in violation of its community rules for health-related content, according to German media.

Comment: Big Tech companies like Google represent nothing but tools in the hand of the PTB to forcibly impose totalitarian control. They are using the Covid-19 fake pandemic as a cover to silence anybody who dares to speak the truth publicly.

At the same time, they are accusing Russia of spreading media propaganda when in reality it is the opposite.

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X

'This is terrifying': YouTube suspends Steven Crowder for 'hate speech,' covering 'transgender community in an offensive manner'

Steven Crowder
YouTube suspended Steven Crowder's channel for one week on Wednesday, claiming the conservative pundit and comedian violated the platform's rules against hate speech.

YouTube's counsel sent an email to Crowder's attorney, William Richmond, informing him of the strike against Crowder's account and explaining that a September 30 video uploaded to Crowder's channel "targets the transgender community in an offensive manner," according to a copy of the email. YouTube has blocked Crowder from posting videos to his main and auxiliary accounts for one week. The email said in part:
We write again on YouTube's behalf regarding your client, Steven Crowder. YouTube has repeatedly instructed Mr. Crowder regarding its hate speech policy and warned him against continuing violations of that policy through content he uploaded to YouTube. YouTube specifically warned Mr. Crowder that videos he uploaded showed a pattern of recklessly targeting the LGBTQ+ community for abuse and insults. It warned that further uploading of content that targets, insults, and/or abuses the LGBTQ+ community would result in additional penalties.

On September 30, Mr. Crowder uploaded another video that YouTube has determined continues his prior conduct. The video entitled ""Special Guest ALEX JONES on 'Great Reset' & Joe Rogan TRIGGERS Leftists AGAIN!" contains a segment that targets the transgender community in an offensive manner, for example, by indicating that trans people pose a rape threat to women. Consistent with the recklessness provisions of its hate speech policy, YouTube has removed this video from the service and assessed a strike against the Steven Crowder channel. Per YouTube's strikes policy, this results in a one-week upload freeze for the channel. Further violation of YouTube's hate speech policy will result in additional penalties.

Gold Seal

Nobel prize will have no gender or ethnicity quotas, academy head says

Maria Ressa
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Veteran Philippine journalist Maria Ressa is one of very few women to have won a Nobel prize.
Swedish scientist and head of the academy that awards Nobel prizes has ruled out the notion of gender or ethnicity quotas in the selection of laureates for the prestigious award.

Göran Hansson, the secretary general of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, accepted that there are "so few women" in the running but conceded the prize would ultimately go to those who are "found the most worthy".

Investigative journalist Maria Ressa of the Philippines, was the only woman honoured this year, sharing the Nobel peace prize with fellow journalist Dmitry Muratov, alongside 12 men.

Since its inception in 1901, only 59 Nobel prizes have gone to women, comprising just 6.2% of the total.

Comment: Imagine that, awarding a prize based on merit and not gender ideology.


Bad Guys

Human remains found in California during search for missing NJ woman

Lauren
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Authorities discovered human remains while searching for Lauren "El" Cho in Southern California's Yucca Valley.
Human remains were discovered in a California desert during a search for a missing New Jersey woman who vanished after walking away from her Airbnb, authorities said.

The unidentified remains were found Saturday in rugged terrain in the open desert of Southern California's Yucca Valley, where investigators were scouring for clues in the search for Lauren "El" Cho, 30, who was last seen leaving a rental home on June 28.

The remains were taken to a coroner's office for identification and the process may take up to several weeks, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Office.

"No further information will be released until the identity of the deceased had been confirmed," sheriff officials said in a statement Sunday.

Pistol

NYPD boss: Spike in violent crime is because of Democrats' bail reform laws

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The OED robbery ring's latest crime saw the group casing Pergola in NoMad, Manhattan, at around 1.15am on Monday before a Manhattan officer fired at the suspected crooks
Led to 'drastic reduction in incarceration levels'

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea says criminal justice measures passed by the Democratic-dominated state legislature are to blame for the increase in violent crime in New York City

New York City's top cop blames bail reform laws enacted by the Democratic-dominated state Legislature for the spike in violent crime, including Monday night's gun battle between NYPD officers and a gang of suspected jewelry thieves.

NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea blamed the 'drastic reduction in incarceration levels' for several high-profile incidents of gun violence throughout the five boroughs. Shea was reacting to the incident from early Monday morning in Manhattan's Flatiron District, where an NYPD officer fired at suspected members of a violent gang dubbed Own Every Dollar as they cased a high-end restaurant.