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  • Canadians who travel outside Canada could be stranded abroad, Trudeau warns

    01/23/2021 11:25:02 AM PST · by Kriggerel · 26 replies
    National Post ^ | January 23, 2021 | Ryan Tumilty
    OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau warned Friday that anyone travelling outside Canada could face considerable trouble getting back home, as new evidence suggests some COVID-19 variants are both more transmissible and more deadly. “No one should be taking a vacation abroad right now. If you’ve got one planned, cancel it. Don’t book a trip for spring break,” Trudeau said outside of Rideau Cottage. “We could be bringing in new measures that significantly impede your ability to return to Canada at any given moment without warning.”
  • Famine Is “Knocking On The Door”

    12/10/2020 9:55:34 AM PST · by Roman_War_Criminal · 75 replies
    eotad ^ | 12/7/20 | Michael Snyder
    Unless there is some sort of unforeseen miracle, millions of people could literally starve to death in 2021. We are facing a global food crisis that is unlike anything we have ever seen before in modern times, and 2021 is going to be the year when it starts to become extremely painful all over the globe. But don’t take my word for it. David Beasley is the head of the UN World Food Program, and so he is in a better position to assess the global hunger crisis than any of us. According to Beasley, 2021 “is literally going to...
  • Trump says he’ll leave if Electoral College seats Biden

    11/26/2020 5:41:36 PM PST · by buckalfa · 247 replies
    Associated Press Via WSPA News7 ^ | November 26, 2020 | Jill Colvin
    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that he will leave the White House if the Electoral College formalizes President-Elect Joe Biden’s victory — even as he insisted such a decision would be a “mistake” — as he spent his Thanksgiving renewing baseless claims that “massive fraud” and crooked officials in battleground states caused his election defeat. “Certainly I will. But you know that,” Trump said Thursday when asked whether he would vacate the building, allowing a peaceful transition of power in January. But Trump — taking questions for the first time since Election Day — insisted that “a...
  • SOMETIMES UP, SOMETIMES DOWN

    11/23/2020 10:01:19 PM PST · by 7thson · 63 replies
    As my title suggests, everyday while browsing through FR and reading some of the threads, sometimes I am up and sometimes I am down. However, I think about something that happened in Maryland back in 1994 that pushes me slightly in the half-empty camp. Ellen Sauerbrey ran against Paris Glendening (affectionately known as Spendening) for Governor and lost. However, she made the claim that the machines being used were switching votes over to Glendening. Lo and behold, she was able to provide evidence. Then a Maryland court threw her case out because the court stated she provided the evidence a...
  • The U.S. Military’s Next Fear: Fighting Hypersonic Everything

    11/14/2020 6:53:01 PM PST · by RomanSoldier19 · 10 replies
    https://nationalinterest.org ^ | November 14, 2020 | by Kris Osborn
    Hypersonic attack drones will definitely exist, the question simply is when. The prospect of surveillance drones or armed unmanned systems catapulting through space at five times the speed of sound, is already on the radar at high levels at the Pentagon. ypersonic attack drones will definitely exist, the question simply is when. The prospect of surveillance drones or armed unmanned systems catapulting through space at five times the speed of sound, is already on the radar at high levels at the Pentagon. “You can think of autonomy and hypersonics being integrated in the way you fly vehicles and the things...
  • How the president could invoke martial law

    10/26/2020 12:05:46 AM PDT · by RomanSoldier19 · 18 replies
    https://www.yahoo.com/ ^ | October 25, 2020 | Sarah Sicard ,
    “The fear is certainly understandable, because as I’m sure you know, martial law isn’t described or confined or limited, proscribed in any way by the Constitution or laws,” Bill Banks, a Syracuse professor with an expertise in constitutional and national security law, told Military Times. “If someone has declared martial law, they’re essentially saying that they are the law.” What is ‘martial law’ In short, martial law can be imposed when civil rule fails, temporarily being replaced with military authority in a time of crisis. Though rare, there have been a number of notable U.S. cases where martial law came...
  • Was this Another Insurance Policy? (Vanity)

    10/21/2020 10:22:31 PM PDT · by yukong · 31 replies
    Yukong
    Is it just me, or was there more at play in this Hunter Biden laptop matter? From what we know, the laptop came into the possession of the Mac Shop owner through abandonment by Hunter Biden. The shop owner discovered potential evidence of numerous crimes. Through an intermediary, he contacted the FBI in September of 2019. Some time in November, the FBI came out and made a copy of the hard drive, but they left the laptop. Then on December 9, 2019, the Federal District Court of Delaware issued a subpoena directing the FBI to take possession of the laptop....
  • Sadly, the Risks of COVID Are Unavoidable

    10/16/2020 9:21:26 AM PDT · by tbw2 · 55 replies
    Liberty Island Magazine ^ | 10/09/2020 | Robert Arrington
    You can judge for yourself the snickering delight of the chattering media, and some Democrats, at his positive test, and those of other GOP politicians. This is perhaps understandable, although those who are actively pulling for their death are behaving in a very ugly manner. But rather than dwelling on that, I am writing about how versions of what we have seen with the President, his staff, and others around them are being re-enacted across the country in schools and in businesses.
  • Climate change triggers disasters, threatens millions – UN

    10/13/2020 11:54:26 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 34 replies
    Deutsche Welle ^ | 10.13.2020 | mvb/rc (AFP, Reuters)
    Climate change has spurred close to a doubling of natural disasters in the last 20 years, and world leaders are failing to prevent Earth from evolving into “an uninhabitable hell” for millions, the United Nations warned on Monday. At least 7,348 major disasters had occurred between 2000 and 2019, claiming 1.23 million lives, affecting 4.2 billion people and costing the global economy some $2.97 trillion, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction said in a new report entitled “The Human Cost of Disasters 2000-2019.” According to the Geneva-based agency, the last two decades saw the number of disasters caused by...
  • We've gnashed our brains to decode the insane polling showing large Biden leads--could it be this simple?

    10/12/2020 9:42:31 AM PDT · by Taffylucy · 128 replies
    (Vanity) It's beyond maddening. I've read so many well-reasoned Freeper opinions here and studied closely the statistical theories in certain articles attempting to explain the irrational but stubbornly consistent, sizable leads the polls show for the bumbling, disingenuous Biden. It doesn't add up--AT ALL--yet it's showing up over and over, even from credible pollsters like Rasmussen. What's going on? Trump has delivered beyond any President on record in the first term--he has generated tangible, beneficial outcomes over and over--he has done what he promised to do. Trump's record has actually been amazing. It's been honorable, it's been focused and workmanlike,...
  • [Business Insider] Trump's constant lying has finally caught up with him

    10/08/2020 9:18:12 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 69 replies
    yahoo ^ | October 6, 2020 | Anthony L. Fisher
    Trump is a fount of conspiracy theories, disinformation, and childish fantasizing, and his White House is filled with bumbling sycophants who can't keep their stories straight. Trump desperately wants us to believe his rosy projections for a complete and imminent COVID recovery. But Americans, rightfully, don't think he or his White House can be trusted. The details of the Commander-in-Chief being laid low by a dreaded disease mere weeks before an election are crucial information in the public interest. The president and his deputies work for the people. They owe us the truth. Even if Trump's people weren't the Keystone...
  • Cook Political Report shifts Ohio, Iowa to 'toss up' in presidential race

    10/06/2020 1:27:58 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 76 replies
    The (s)Hill ^ | 09/29/2020 | REBECCA KLAR
    The nonpartisan Cook Political Report shifted the presidential race in Ohio and Iowa to a "toss up" on Tuesday from "lean Republican," citing recent polls showing a tightening race between President Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. The independent online newsletter had moved the race in both states to "lean Republican" from "likely Republican" in mid-June but on Tuesday said it decided to shift the states to a toss up as recent polls show a close race. Ohio and Iowa, two states Trump carried in 2016, are more critical for Trump to win than for Biden. Biden doesn't necessarily...
  • Global Food Shortages Are Becoming Very Real, And U.S. Grocery Store Chains Are Preparing For Worst Case Scenarios

    10/04/2020 3:50:36 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 160 replies
    eotad ^ | 9/29/20 | Michael Snyder
    The head of the UN World Food Program repeatedly warned us that we would soon be facing “famines of biblical proportions”, and his predictions are now starting to become a reality. We have already seen food riots in some parts of Africa, and it isn’t too much of a surprise that certain portions of Asia are really hurting right now. But I have to admit that I was kind of shocked when I came across an article about the “hunger crisis” that has erupted in Latin America. According to Bloomberg, “a resurgence of poverty is bringing a vicious wave of...
  • A Pro-Trump Militant Group Has Recruited Thousands of Police, Soldiers, and Veterans: An Atlantic investigation reveals who they are and what they might do on Election Day.

    09/30/2020 9:07:08 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 59 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | 09/30/2020 | Story by Mike Giglio
    Stewart Rhodes was living his vision of the future. On television, American cities were burning, while on the internet, rumors warned that antifa bands were coming to terrorize the suburbs. Rhodes was driving around South Texas, getting ready for them. He answered his phone. “Let’s not f**k around,” he said. “We’ve descended into civil war.” It was a Friday evening in June. Rhodes, 55, is a stocky man with a gray buzz cut, a wardrobe of tactical-casual attire, and a black eye patch. With him in his pickup were a pistol and a dusty black hat with the gold logo...
  • Why the Democrats are our narrow favourites to win the Senate: The Economist's new statistical model gives them a 67% chance of flipping the upper house of Congress.

    09/24/2020 8:30:25 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 41 replies
    The Economist ^ | 09/23/2020
    The most important choice American voters face in November is whether to re-elect Donald Trump as president. The second-most important is whether to leave Republicans in control of the Senate, whose assent is required to pass federal laws and to confirm presidential nominees to federal courts and senior jobs. If Mr Trump wins another term, Republicans will almost certainly hold the Senate as well. But if he does not, a Republican-controlled Senate would serve as a strong check on Joe Biden’s administration. If the record of Mitch McConnell, the Republican majority leader in the Senate, is any guide, a hostile...
  • Report: FDA to Release Tougher COVID Vaccine Rules

    09/23/2020 4:46:08 PM PDT · by catnipman · 70 replies
    WebMD ^ | 9/23/2020 | Carolyn Crist
    The FDA will ask drug companies to follow late-stage clinical trial participants for a median of at least 2 months, starting after they receive a second dose of the vaccine, the newspaper reported. The FDA will also look for at least five cases of severe COVID-19 in the placebo group for each clinical trial, as well as cases in older patients.
  • CIVIL WAR: The Way America Could End in 2020

    09/16/2020 9:59:13 PM PDT · by GraceG · 71 replies
    We're being set up for a civil war. The Left is grooming us for an Eastern European-style revolution this election, and they’re not even trying to hide it any more. The playbook for Mainstreet USA is the exact same that has been used in places like Ukraine, initiated by the same people in order to completely upend the American system. Glenn takes us through a tale of three chalkboards that will connect the dots: the Obama admin in Ukraine, the State Department's relationship with George Soros, Black Lives Matter and Antifa riots, the Great Reset, public school indoctrination, mail-in voting....
  • Teachers in at least five states have died with coronavirus since fall semester started

    09/10/2020 3:22:50 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 102 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09 10 2020 | Justine Coleman
    Teachers in at least five states have died from COVID-19 since the fall semester started, The Washington Post reported Thursday. At least six teachers across Iowa, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma and South Carolina have died since early August as students return for the school year. It is unknown whether these teachers became infected at school, but several attempted to quarantine to avoid infecting other students and educators. Special education teacher AshLee DeMarinis died on Sunday after showing symptoms four days after the start of school for John Evans Middle School in Potosi, Mo. The 34-year-old, who suffered from asthma, spent three...
  • If They Win We’re In Danger. Real Danger.

    09/07/2020 10:21:50 PM PDT · by ExpatCanuck · 68 replies
    Self | 9/8/20 | Self
    They will execute the ‘Night of The Long Knives’ if they can ‘show’ they ‘won’.
  • Has America Peaked? Addressing the Craziness on the Left and on the Right Is our Top Priority

    09/04/2020 9:33:32 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 42 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | September 4, 2020 | Neil Patel
    Every good thing comes to an end. Since our founding -- based on ideas and principles rather than race or nationality -- America grew to become the world's most dominant power by the end of World War II. By the 1990s, once we won the Cold War, there was nobody else even close. Now we are completely falling apart. Our situation is so bad that it could be time to start debating whether we have, in fact, peaked as a country and as a world power. I sure hope not. Some aspects of our decline can be measured in numbers....