May 25

H/t reader M.G.:

“More from the WSJ….this time from the insurers point of view. Some greedy gut insurance companies are asking premium rates of over 50%……Obamacare put no limits on the amount of money they can charge. It just made it a crime for any American to go without coverage……..giving greedy guts a captive market of over 316 million people.
The IRS will go after anyone who defies this law, and the IRS has more financial power than any other government agency.
Found the link on Huffington Post……..”


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Health Insurers Seek Hefty Rate Boosts (Wall Street Journal, May 21, 2015):

Major insurers in some states are proposing hefty rate boosts for plans sold under the federal health law, setting the stage for an intense debate this summer over the law’s impact.

In New Mexico, market leader Health Care Service Corp. is asking for an average jump of 51.6% in premiums for 2016. The biggest insurer in Tennessee, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, has requested an average 36.3% increase. In Maryland, market leader CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield wants to raise rates 30.4% across its products. Moda Health, the largest insurer on the Oregon health exchange, seeks an average boost of around 25%.

All of them cite high medical costs incurred by people newly enrolled under the Affordable Care Act.

Obama Supporters Meet Obamacare Continue reading »

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May 25

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Ireland gay marriage: The Church’s decision not to lead the No campaign marks a new reality (Independent, May 24, 2015):

In 1987, the plain people of Ireland were asked in a referendum whether or not they wanted divorce to be made legal in their country. They overwhelmingly voted No. Hardly surprising, everyone said, since Ireland was the most Catholic country in Europe. No more.

The massive vote in favour of legalising gay marriage in the same country charted the profound transformation undergone by Irish society in a single generation. Continue reading »

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May 25

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Warren Buffett thinks the poor should stop blaming inequality on the rich (Independent, May 23, 2015):

People need to stop blaming the rich for income inequality in America according to the third richest man in the world, Warren Buffett

In an opinion piece written for the Wall Street Journal Mr Buffett, who is estimated to be worth $71.3bn by Forbes magazine, claims that the depressing fact is that “the poor are most definitely not poor because the rich are rich”.

Citing the likes of Henry Ford and Steve Jobs as examples of innovation, Mr Buffett goes on to say that the rich are not undeserving and that “most of them have contributed brilliant innovations or managerial expertise,” to America’s economy. Continue reading »

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May 25

Michael Brelo, Cleveland Patrolman, Found Not Guilty In Deaths Of 2 Unarmed Suspects (Huffington Post/AP, May 23, 2015)

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May 24

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FBI Confirms No Major Terrorism Cases Cracked Via Unconstitutional Patriot Act Phone Spying (ZeroHedge, May 23, 2015):

FBI agents can’t point to any major terrorism cases they’ve cracked thanks to the key snooping powers in the Patriot Act, the Justice Department’s inspector general said in a report Thursday that could complicate efforts to keep key parts of the law operating... Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz said that between 2004 and 2009, the FBI tripled its use of bulk collection under Section 215 of the Patriot Act, which allows government agents to compel businesses to turn over records and documents, and increasingly scooped up records of Americans who had no ties to official terrorism investigations.”

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Related info:

– Former CIA Agent: ‘Every Single Terrorist Incident We Have Had In The U.S. Has Been A False Flag’ (Video)

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May 24

World stands up against Monsanto: Over 400 cities protest GMOs (RT, May 24, 2015):

Thousands of people across the world have joined together in a global movement, protesting against American biotech giant Monsanto. Activists from over 400 cities are speaking out against GMOs and Monsanto’s monopoly over the food supply.

Saturday marked the third global annual March Against Monsanto (MAM). According to the organizers, 48 countries were scheduled to participate in a massive global turnout.

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May 24

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Cameron’s New Thought Police (Acting Man, May 20, 2015):

You May No Longer Think Wrong Thoughts, Citizen

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May 24

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Hillary Clinton’s Speech Requirements: Private Jets, Presidential Suites And Lots Of Cash (ZeroHedge, May 23, 2015):

Spoiler alert: these are not the requirements of an “everyday American”…

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May 22

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Wave of medical police state refugees to flee California if SB 277 signed into law… Gov. Brown to declare war on children… no child safe (Natural News, May 21, 2015):

California will be the origin of America’s first wave of medical police state refugees fleeing medical tyranny if Gov. Jerry Brown signs SB 277 into law.

SB 277 is California’s pharma-funded vaccine assault on all parents and children. It would eliminate all personal belief exemptions and force nearly all children in California to be forcibly injected with vaccines that are knowingly manufactured with neurotoxic substances such as mercury, aluminum, formaldehyde and MSG.

If he signs the law, Gov. Brown will be declaring medical genocide against children whose genetic makeup causes them to have extremely heightened risks to vaccine injury. No child will be safe in California, and the state will cement its position as the first real-life medical police state in America, where risks of a medical civil war skyrocket.

Natural News has heard from dozens of readers who tell us they are making preparations to flee the state if SB 277 is signed into law. Mandatory vaccines at gunpoint are “the last straw,” according to one mom who wrote Natural News about her concerns. “All these state senators voting for the bill received campaign donations from the drug companies. They sold us out to the corporate interests. There’s nothing else we can do but leave…”

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May 21

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Britain’s anti-terror law and the global assault on democratic rights (RINF, May 21, 2015):

(WSWS) – In the year marking 800 years since England’s Magna Carta, which asserted that kings could not simply impose their will without oversight and freemen could not be punished unless they violated the law of the land, Britain’s new Conservative government is preparing a massive assault on civil liberties.

The Tories are set to enact new legislation targeting “extremists” that poses a fundamental threat to political opponents of the government and to the working class. The claim that the new law is aimed simply or primarily at Islamic terrorists is a lie.

Under the legislation’s provisions, the authorities will be able to punish anyone engaged in “harmful” behaviour, ranging from public disorder to threatening the functioning of democracy. Individuals or groups subject to “extremist disruption orders” and “banning orders” will be compelled to submit to the police all material they intend to publish, including on social media. Individuals may also be prohibited from attending public gatherings and speaking at demonstrations or protests.

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Prime Minister David Cameron indicated the sweep of the government’s intentions when he proclaimed that Britain has been a “passively tolerant society for too long, saying to our citizens: as long as you obey the law, we will leave you alone.” Freedom from persecution by the state will no longer be guaranteed, even to those who obey the law. Continue reading »

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May 21

H/t reader squodgy:

“So, it isn’t just UK that’s weird…….

On the factory floor, when we’d made a real mess of a job, the foreman would look at it, tilt his head and say….is that a cow’s arse?”

Flashback:

U.S. Senate Repeals Bans On Sodomy And Bestiality In The Military (The Blaze, December 2, 2011)


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Charges Dropped Against Cop Caught Having Sex With Cows

When a citizen journalist recently sent us a tip about an officer who was caught having sex with cows, we were admittedly skeptical. But it turns out that the case of former Moorestown police officer Robert Melia Jr. is just as bad as it sounds.

In Mount Holly, New Jersey, Officer Melia was indeed caught assaulting sexually abusing a cow. But his sexual crimes did not end with non-humans. Melia was also charged, several years ago, with sexually assaulting three girls.

It was during the course of that investigation that police found a video in Melia’s home that recorded him… abusing multiple cows. Apparently he was so proud of this abuse that he filmed it and saved it for posterity. Continue reading »

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May 21

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May 20

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Over 1,400 suspects investigated in UK historical sex abuse inquiry (RT, May 20, 2015):

Over 1400 individuals are under investigation by British police as part of an inquiry into a historic VIP sex abuse network believed to include celebrities and politicians.

Information released by Operation Hydrant, the group of police officers tackling the alleged ring, said that the 1,433 suspected offenders included 76 politicians, 43 musicians, and 135 from film, television and radio.

A further 216 were revealed to have died.

Chief Constable Simon Bailey, chair of Operation Hydrant, said that referrals to new suspects “are increasing on an almost daily basis.” Continue reading »

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May 20

Asked whether he would repeat an assurance he gave in late 2012 that Greece wouldn’t default, Wolfgang Schäuble told The Wall Street Journal and French daily Les Echos that “I would have to think very hard before repeating this in the current situation.” To which Moody’s had just one thing to add: there is a high likelihood of an imposition of capital controls and a deposit freeze.”


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The Gloves Come Off: Moody’s Warns Of Greek “Deposit Freeze” As Schauble “Won’t Rule Out Default” (ZeroHedge, May 20, 2015):

Ever since Syriza took over the Greek government and has refused, at least until now, to concede to every Troika demand of perpetuating a status quo which it was elected with a mandate to overturn, Europe has done everything in its power to make not only Syriza’s life increasingly difficult and hostile, but has taken every opportunity to turn the Greek population against its rulers, in hopes that a more “moderate”, technocrat government would replace the “radical leftists.” So far it has failed, despite the best attempts by the ECB and the European Commission to sput a terminal bank run. Continue reading »

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May 20

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Inequality Street: UK most unequal country in EU, worse than US (RT, May 19, 2015):

Britain has been labeled the “European capital of inequality” after a report found it is the most unequal country in the EU.

As part of a progressive study, the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) analyzed wages across the EU.

The report, titled Recent Developments in the Distribution of Wages in Europe, scrutinized data from 2004 to 2011 – the period before and after the onset of the Great Recession. Continue reading »

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May 20

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Greece To Tax Bank Transactions, Says IMF “Won’t Get Any Money” On June 5 (ZeroHedge, May 20, 2015):

On Monday we got still more bad news for Greece. Around one-third of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic bloc opposes further aid for Athens meaning the Chancellor faces an uphill battle in convincing German lawmakers to keep Greece on life support. Meanwhile, a new report from the Hellenic Confederation of Commerce and Enterprises suggests that each day without a deal costs the Greek economy €22.3 million.

Not to put too fine a point on it, but Tuesday’s headlines are even worse.

First, up is parliamentary speaker Nikos Filis confirming what the IMF leaked on Saturday: without a deal, Greece will default on June 5.

Via Reuters:

Greece will not be able to make a payment to the International Monetary Fund that falls due on June 5 without a deal with its international lenders, the government’s parliamentary speaker said on Wednesday. Continue reading »

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May 20

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Teachers using pens and paper in the classroom “not fair” to students, Microsoft official says (The Georgia Straight, May 15, 2015):

Pens and paper have no place in the modern classroom. And chalkboards? They should be banished from our schools too.

Flashback:

E-book insomnia: Kindles, iPads disrupt sleep patterns

Apple’s Steve Jobs Didn’t Let His Own Children Use iPads

The Ultimate Zombie Tool: ‘Newborn-To-Toddler Apptivity™ Seat For iPad® Device’

Doctors Raise Red Flag: Young Children Should Avoid Using iPads

38% Of Toddlers Use Mobile Devices Under The Age Of Two

Toddlers Becoming So Addicted To iPads They Require Therapy

iPad WiFi Radiation With Wireless Router On (RF Meter with Sound) (Video)

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May 19

KFOX14 exclusive: video obtained of Fort Bliss soldier shows moments before his death while in custody (KFOX14, May 13, 2015)

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May 18

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In a Satanic Cult, Ugliness is Art and Perversion is Cool (Winter Watch, May 18, 2015):

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Christie’s sold over a billion dollars in artwork last week. Most notably, Lucian Freud’s painting of naked U.K. Jobscenter clerk “Fat Sue” sold for £35m ($56.2 million) to an anonymous buyer. Only in a satanic cult would this be considered a great art “investment.”

Only in a satanic cult would British royalty and world leaders openly cavort with convicted billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein.

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Only in a satanic cult would U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron invite a confessed child rapist to his wedding.

Only in a satanic cult would convicted child pornographer Ben Levin end up as the Deputy Education Minister and play a key role in developing Ontario’s new sex-education curriculum, according to documents revealed by Toronto Sun columnist Joe Warmington, despite claims to the contrary by Premier Kathleen Wynne. Levin is shown here at a “pride” parade with other Canadian political mucky mucks.

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