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Collusion: Trump Campaign Volunteer, Carter Page, Revealed To Be FBI Informant On DNC Payroll Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 15:56:37 Id: b31696 [Preview] No. 6150 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
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Carter Page, the Trump campaign volunteer wiretapped by the Obama administration, was an FBI informant paid for by the DNC, according to explosive DOJ documents.

According to the documents, the FBI sought FISA warrants four times to spy on one of their own men embedded within Trump’s team. This allowed them to then spy on all Trump campaign officials.

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Comrade SJW Blackout: China Sends Muslims To Reeducation Camps To Prevent Radicalization Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 15:36:13 Id: c3396f [Preview] No. 6149 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]

Muslims in China are being forced into political reeducation camps as part of a move designed to prevent Islamic radicalization.

Over 100,000 Uyghur Muslims have been detained so far in China’s Western Xinjiang region.

Newsweek.com reports: Tens of thousands of people are allegedly detained in the city of Kashgar alone. The facilities are reportedly squalid and overcrowded, and inmates are forced to sing songs praising the Chinese Communist Party and renounce their religious beliefs.

“We are deeply troubled by the astonishing numbers of Uighur reportedly detained in these camps. Nearly every Uyghur family in exile has heard of a family member who has disappeared into one of these ‘re-education’ centers,” Peter Irwin, a representative of the Germany-based World Uyghur Congress, told Newsweek.

“The situation on the ground, however, did not arise from nowhere. What we are witnessing today is the result of at least two decades of policy designed to limit Uyghur political and cultural rights, while implementing the surveillance infrastructure necessary to enforce these very restrictions,” Irwin continued.

Uyghur Muslim refugee tells BBC he'd rather shoot his family in East Turkistan rather than have them suffer in Chinese "re-education" prisons.

I wrote about atheist China's effort to ethnically cleanse 15 million Uyghur Muslims here 👇👇https://t.co/cVURba0bpD pic.twitter.com/3LUXRkvamu

— CJ Werleman (@cjwerleman) February 2, 2018

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Tyranny Run Amok: Whole Foods Employees Miserable After Amazon/CIA Takeover Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 15:29:32 Id: b98aab [Preview] No. 6147 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]

Morale among employees of grocery giant Whole Foods has cratered after Amazon owner Jeff Bezos bought the chain and instituted new stocking and employee management policies, a report says.

Whole Foods' new inventory management system aimed at improving efficiency and cutting down on waste is taking a toll on employees, who say the system's stringent procedures and graded "scorecards" have crushed morale and led to widespread food shortages, reports Business Insider.

The new system, called order-to-shelf, or OTS, "has a strict set of procedures for purchasing, displaying, and storing products on store shelves and in back rooms. To make sure stores comply, Whole Foods relies on "scorecards" that evaluate everything from the accuracy of signage to the proper recording of theft, or "shrink."

Some employees, who walk through stores with managers to ensure compliance, describe the system as onerous and stress-inducing. Conversations with 27 current and recently departed Whole Foods workers, including cashiers and corporate employees — some of whom have been with the company for nearly two decades — say the system is seen by many as punitive. -BI

Terrified employees report constant fear over losing their jobs over the OTS "scorecards," which anything below 89.9% can qualify as a failing score - resulting in possible firings.

'Seeing someone cry at work is becoming normal': Employees say@WholeFoods uses "scorecards" to punish employees for failing to comply with its inventory management system https://t.co/AqpEaKPcbC pic.twitter.com/m16jHKznnW

— Business Insider (@businessinsider) February 1, 2018

Store managers test employees twice weekly, according to company documents, while corporate employees from the store's Austin, Texas headquarters conduct monthly walkthroughs which stores must themselves pass.

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GOOD! Trump Goes Nuclear: Protect The Border and Fund The Wall, Or I'll Allow Government To Shutdown Nextime Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 20:17:09 Id: 708d62 [Preview] No. 6133 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
President Trump said Tuesday he would welcome another government shutdown unless Democrats agree to major changes to stop illegal immigration.

“I’d love to see a shutdown if we can’t get this stuff taken care of,” the president said at a White House roundtable discussion on MS-13 gang violence and illegal immigration.

Mr. Trump has laid out a four-prong approach to immigration discussions on Capitol Hill, saying he would accept a generous amnesty for 1.8 million illegal immigrant “Dreamers” in exchange for major policy changes including a border wall and more authority to speed deportations.

Democrats want a more generous amnesty of perhaps 3.2 million illegal immigrants, but are resisting his enforcement changes and the much needed wall.

Little progress is being made in negotiations, with Mr. Trump refusing to agree to a cuckservative amnesty bill which did not including funding for the wall.

“Then shut it down. We’ll go with another shutdown,” Trump said.

Rep. Barbara Comstock, a Virginia Republican who represents a number of federal employees, said she hoped that wasn’t going to be needed. She suggested coverage of MS-13 violence has spurred both sides to be ready to accept changes.

“We don’t need a government shutdown on this,” she said.


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Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 20:20:29 Id: 708d62 [Preview] No.6134 del
If the US govt doesn't represent the voters' interests and doesn't serve to protect American interests and our national security then why not shut it down for a year or two? It'll only help drain the worthless pile of SHIT we have sitting in government sponging off our hard earned tax money providing NOTHING in return.

I say Good! Shut the cocksuckers down if they are anti-American pieces of trash.

Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 02:52:07 Id: 5ee094 [Preview] No.6137 del
A government shutdown just means they're not going to pass or sign appropriations. It does not literally mean the government's shutting down for good.

Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 03:51:27 Id: a58177 [Preview] No.6138 del
Correct, the whole government doesn't shut down, they run off contingency plans and still collect taxes. Only lower to mid-level bureaucrats get temporary leave off without pay. The agencies still run, but without doing as much and with a smaller staff. Most of hardcore traitors reside at the top echelons anyway.

Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 14:57:35 Id: 7ff66d [Preview] No.6143 del
B-buh mah national parks.

You know, in a book on Game Theory I have there is a literal text book example about the Federal reserve and Congress. Pretty much they play a prisoner's dilemma: the Fed and Congress would do better off having low interest rates and a balanced budget respectively. However since each benefits more when they screw over the other we have high interest rates and deficit spending. And what was the last government shutdown over? Some of those evil Republicans realized that since Obama was forcing the Fed to keep interest rates low we could all benefit by balancing the budget. Of course Congress couldn't have that, so they forced a government shutdown and then had parks and stuff close (even though they shouldn't have) to whip people into a frenzy. What amounts to a temper tantrum after telling a kid having ice cream will spoil their dinner.

Russia and China Investing To Control Arctic Natural Resources As De-dollarization Continues Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 21:46:56 Id: 596693 [Preview] No. 6135 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Call it a new cold war: Russia, China and the United States all vying for influence and control in a part of the world that, this time, is quite literally cold.

With more than half of all Arctic coastline along its northern shores, Russia has long sought economic and military dominance in part of the world where as much as $35 trillion worth of untapped oil and natural gas could be lurking. Now China is pushing its way into the Arctic, announcing last month its ambitions to develop a "Polar Silk Road" through the region.

At play is between one-fifth and a quarter of the world's untapped fossil-fuel resources, not to mention a range of mineable minerals, including gold, silver, diamond, copper, titanium, graphite, uranium and other valuable rare earth elements.

Communist progressives, among other traitors, within the United States have been trying to deny American expansion into the Arctic by fear-mongering a fake climate hoax. Meanwhile both Russia and China are grabbing at their opportunity to take control of the Arctic to extract Trillions worth of resources.

Seaport facilities, mining operations, oil and gas pipelines — as well as new roads, railways and airstrips to serve them — are arriving in the region at an accelerating pace. An inventory of planned, in-progress, completed or canceled Arctic infrastructure projects compiled by global financial firm Guggenheim Partners tallies roughly 900 projects, requiring a total of $1 trillion in investment, some of which is already on the way.

With $300 billion in potential projects either completed, in motion or proposed, Russia is the clear leader in Arctic infrastructure development. The world's largest country has moved to reopen some abandoned Soviet-era military installations and place new facilities and airfields in its northern territory, while also establishing a string of seaports along its northern coastline. State-controlled oil company Rosneft started drilling the northernmost rig in the Russian Arctic shelf last year in an attempt to tap into a field that could hold more than half a billion barrels of oil. In June it found its first oilfield, in the Laptev Sea in the eastern Arctic. Meanwhile, Russian energy giant Gazprom Neft already pumps oil from beneath Arctic waters via a different offshore field, in the Pechora Sea.

The ultimate goal: to have offshore Arctic oil account for between 20 and 30 percent of Russian production by 2050.

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 21:47:19 Id: 596693 [Preview] No.6136 del
But it's the emergence of China — a nation with no territorial claim to the Arctic — as a rising polar power that has the potential to shake up the competition for resources and influence in the region. With its economic and naval power on the rise, China has begun underwriting Arctic development projects despite its lack of territory there, underscoring the region's growing global importance.

China has nonetheless taken a keen interest in what the Arctic has to offer in terms of global shipping, fishing stocks, energy security and other mineral resources. The Chinese government has taken what is arguably the longest view in the region, using its financial might to secure access to resources it cannot obtain through territorial claims.

For instance, when funding for the the Yamal LNG facility fell short following the imposition of U.S. sanctions on Russia in 2014, China stepped in with $12 billion in financing to finish the project. During President Trump's trip to China in November, Chinese energy concern Sinopec inked a deal alongside China Investment and Bank of China to provide financing for Alaska LNG, a liquefied natural gas export facility on the other side of the Pacific.

Last summer Chinese authorities expanded the country's $1 trillion global infrastructure initiative, known as Belt and Road, to include an Arctic component, bringing the region into China's larger vision for a connected world with China at the hub. At the same time, a Chinese icebreaker on a scientific mission completed a circumpolar navigation, traversing both the Northern Sea Route along Russia's northern shore and the Northwest Passage atop North America. It continues to explore free-trade deals in Scandinavia and Canada, while pushing for scientific collaboration in the Arctic as well.

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Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 04:14:19 Id: 4e653a [Preview] No.6140 del
Sad. America doesn't invest in anything anymore. Our government spends one Trillion dollars per year, and literally won't invest 1/20th of that toward infrastructure or development or becoming energy independent. They'll spend it on wars and increasing regulations to confine us down as they shaft us. They'll spend it on illegal immigrants. They'll spend it on subversive NGOs. They'll spend it on foreign contributions. They'll spend it on welfare leaches. They'll spend it to bailout banks and subsidize insolvent corrupt institutions.

But notice they won't spend some to fix our crumbling Amtrack system. Notice they won't spend some to maintain our bridges. Notice they won't spend some to maintain border security. Notice they won't spend some to help real Americans who need it who are out of work because they're jobs were outsourced. Notice they won't even spend some to upgrade our nuclear defenses either.

You know why? Because the United States is not run by average Americans who care about America anymore. I have lost all hope for this country at this point. China and Russia will win this long drawn-out battle (as I predict was planned ahead of time), they'll be the next major superpowers and the American people will be at the mercy of the world the minute they cave and give up their firearms. And if they don't the communists will try to starve us out because we are dependent on food supplies from other nations. Its going to get that bad. This is my prediction.

Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Warns American Economy Set Up To Collapse Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 19:54:56 Id: 6ea538 [Preview] No. 6132 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn spoke to CNBC via telephone this morning and had some very ominous warnings after what he has seen in the last few days.

Reflecting on the market's moves recently, Icahn shocked the anchors by saying:

"This is something we've never seen before... I don't remember ever seeing a market with this kind of volatility over two weeks."

"The market has become a much more dangerous place [due to index funds and ETFs]... it's like 2008 where everyone was buying mortgages and CDs."

Concluding that: "Passive investing is the bubble right now."

"There is going to be a major, major, major correction."

"This is a manifestation of a real deep problem we have in our markets."

"There is a huge bubble of passive money flowing in... a sort of euphoria and a lot of people are going to pay the price just like in 1929."

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Reader 02/07/2018 (Wed) 03:55:21 Id: 90326b [Preview] No.6139 del
They are going to use this against Trump, just watch. We already have been warning for years about this socialist Keynesian economic system and its flaws. When the tides turn, full blown communism will be the "solution" and we all know how badly that turns out.

Get ready, arm up and get your katy bars ready too.

Good! Slovakia Says NO To EU's Deliberate Destabilization, Will Build Border Wall Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 19:27:33 Id: 1c2cdf [Preview] No. 6130 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico announced this week that he will build a great border fence.

Slovakian Prime Minister, Robert Fico, told thousands of cheering Slovakians that he will build a border fence between Austria and Hungary to stop African and Middle Eastern illegal immigrants going to Germany.

“We’ll never bring even a single Muslim to Slovakia; we won’t create any Muslim communities here because they pose a serious security risk,” he said.

“It is predicted more than one million refugees will arrive in Europe this year,” he said “It cannot work to integrate people of other faiths and other cultures.”

He said Slovakia would “never bow to the European Union’s dictates and accept quotas,”

“The warnings issued by the Visegrad countries [Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia] have come true. The EU’s refugee policy has failed,”


Trump Rejects RINO McCain's Amnesty Plan, Won't Sign It Without Wall Funding Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 01:05:50 Id: 11b783 [Preview] No. 6109 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
President Trump rejected a proposed immigration bill drafted by Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Chris Coons (D-DE) that doesn’t include any funding for a wall along the southern border.

McCain and Coons formally introduced a bill that would grant DACA recipients amnesty and bolster border security, but it doesn’t include any authorization spending for the $25 billion Trump is seeking to build a fortified border wall.

“While reaching a deal cannot come soon enough for America’s service members, the current political reality demands bipartisan cooperation to address the impending expiration of the DACA program and secure the southern border,” said McCain.

He added the bill will “address the most urgent priorities of protecting Dreamers, strengthening border security, alleviating the backlog in immigration courts, and addressing the root causes of illegal immigration.”

Trump responded to the unveiled bill on Twitter, calling it “a waste of time.”

“Any deal on DACA that does not include STRONG border security and the desperately needed WALL is a total waste of time,” Trump tweeted Monday morning. “March 5th is rapidly approaching and the Dems seem not to care about DACA. Make a deal!”

The mainstream media is billing the legislation as “bipartisan,” but it’s well-known McCain is a shadow Democrat, evidenced by 3 in 4 Democrats holding a favorable view of the Arizona senator, according to a 2017 Quinnipiac Univesity poll.

Not to mention he voted against repealing Obamacare, met with radical anti-West Syrian rebels, and constantly advocates globalism while condemning America.


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Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 02:30:21 Id: f00a1e [Preview] No.6111 del
reason: (((israhell)))

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 06:10:02 Id: 29adaf [Preview] No.6117 del
We somehow need to expell the kikes from Arizona so McCain stops getting re-elected.

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 18:14:36 Id: e5ffd7 [Preview] No.6123 del
He won't be re-elected this time, because (thankfully) he has a brain tumor and is resigning later this year. The question will be will another cuck RINO take his place, or even worse a libshit? Hopefully neither but thats up to the voters to replace him with someone better.

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 18:23:14 Id: e5ffd7 [Preview] No.6124 del
I know, it's a terrible mistake we are kissing Israel's ass while fighting their wars for them. I have always desired to see our troops return home. And fuck no, I'm no pacifist tree hugger either. But I can clearly see these wars are NOT beneficial in any way to the US - only the Zionists.

Their lobby has become overwhelmingly powerful in the US. Politicians either suck up and kiss the ass of ZOG or they just don't get elected. And to clarify I don't like Muslims either. These Islamic snackbars can go straight to hell for all I care. And I don't have any care what happens to Israel or Palestine. If it was all wiped off the map I could give a shit less. I care about common sense policy returning to America (and I know that's just wishful thinking at this point).

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True. Greenland looks like a place I'd want to go when the mandatory chip implants are enforced and it's time to GTFO.

German Refugee Worker Admits She Was Wrong, Plans to Move to Poland Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 01:01:07 Id: 603bac [Preview] No. 6108 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
A refugee worker who once welcomed Angela Merkel’s decision to open Germany’s borders to over a million predominantly Muslim migrants now admits she was wrong and is emigrating to Poland, asserting, “It’s too late for Germany.”

After founding the refugee aid association Working Group Asylum + Human Rights in 2012, Rebecca Sommer was delighted to welcome the deluge of migrants that began arriving in Germany in the second half of 2015.

“At that time I wanted to help everyone and truly believed that all these people were fleeing hell and were in a state of complete distress,” Sommer told Polish weekly Do Rzeczy.

Along with over 300 volunteers, Sommer began providing German language courses to the new arrivals with the aim of helping them integrate into society.

With the initial hope that “their medieval view was going to change with time,” Sommer soon realized that, “Muslim refugees have grown up with values that are totally different, they have undergone brainwashing from childhood on and are indoctrinated by Islam and absolutely do not intend to adopt our values.”

She also observed how the migrants, “regard we infidels with disdain and arrogance,” after they began to refer to her as “the stupid German whore,” a realization that she says has led other refugee volunteers to quit.

Sommer now admits that despite her good intentions, she got it completely wrong and that Muslim migration poses an existential threat to the Germany way of life.

“If Poland and Hungary do not give in on this question, you could become countries that some Germans and French will flee to. You could become islands of stability in Europe,” said Sommer, adding that she has been personally attacked five separate times by Arabic-speaking men.


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Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 04:09:00 Id: 2543b6 [Preview] No.6113 del
We should just let the refugees have Germany at this point, no point in fighting, we can keep the rest of Europe.

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 04:24:14 Id: 8ae5cb [Preview] No.6114 del
>"the rest of Europe"
You mean Poland. They're the only ones not subjected to this migration plan, yet.

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 14:37:37 Id: b97fc8 [Preview] No.6122 del
I believe the Czech Republic and Hungary have rejected them as well. Hungary has built huge barbed wired fencing along their border with guards. And Austria has recently closed the doors on this policy as well (after recently having a nationalist elected). Not sure what shape or condition the others are in, but there are Eastern nations very divided on the EU's deliberate destabilization policy.

Government Insolvency And Spending Continues To Skyrocket Under Republican Congress, As Amtrak Infrastructure Crumbles Reader 02/04/2018 (Sun) 15:31:20 Id: ed87af [Preview] No. 6081 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]

Horrible news from South Carolina this morning. If America is going to have a passenger rail system, we have to do much better than this. Via The State:

A crash involving an Amtrak passenger train and a freight train in Cayce, South Carolina, left at least two people dead and more than 50 injured.

It would appear that something is seriously wrong with the way passenger rail is operating in the United States under the federal corporation AMTRAK. This crash is the third fatal AMTRAK crash since the AMTRAK Cascades train derailed in Washington State at the cost of 3 lives and 62 passenger injuries only 49 days ago. Last Wednesday’s crash in Virginia of a train carrying Congressional Republicans to a retreat killed one. And now, the South Carolina crash has killed at least two.

Each of these three accidents had a separate, probably preventable cause, though of course official verdicts await formal proceedings.

The Washington State crash was due to excessive speed going into a curve.

The Virginia crash was due to a garbage truck on a grade crossing being hit by a train. There were some media reports that a crossing barrier that should have prevented access as a train approached was not functioning, but that is not absolutely clear as the cause.

The South Carolina crash was due to two trains being placed on the same track – something that should not happen with the level of sophisticated signaling available to dispatchers.

Rail travel can be a wonderful experience for passengers, but only if the trains are safe. Hurtling down the rails at high speed can be scary if one suspects that a crash may be coming, and these accidents are going to do nothing to encourage people to utilize trains.

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Reader 02/04/2018 (Sun) 15:32:00 Id: ed87af [Preview] No.6082 del

It was another crazy news week, so it's understandable if you missed a small but important announcement from the Treasury Department: The federal government is on track to borrow nearly $1 trillion this fiscal year — President Donald Trump's first full year in charge of the budget.

That's almost double what the government borrowed in fiscal year 2017.

Here are the exact figures: The U.S. Treasury expects to borrow $955 billion this fiscal year, according to a documents released Wednesday. It's the highest amount of borrowing in six years, and a big jump from the $519 billion the federal government borrowed last year.

The uptick in borrowing is yet another complication in the heated debates in Congress over whether to spend more money on infrastructure, the military, disaster relief and other domestic programs. The deficit is already up significantly, even before Congress allots more money to any of these areas.

"We're addicted to debt," says Marc Goldwein, senior policy director at Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. He blames both parties for the situation.

Trump didn't mention the debt — or the ongoing budget deficits — in his State of the Union address. The absence of any mention of the national debt was frustrating for Goldwein and others who warn that America has a major economic problem looming.

As shutdown deadline looms, GOP leaders eye yet another short-term spending bill

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Reader 02/05/2018 (Mon) 11:36:14 Id: b08a7b [Preview] No.6099 del
Actually surprised Amtrak still exists at this point. Passenger rail has been dead in the US for decades, all the while ripping up old routes to appease the freight rail industry (who save money in the process).

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 11:08:46 Id: c30297 [Preview] No.6119 del
My brother took the amtrax from DC home one holiday, probably about 10 years ago at this point, he said it was awful. Seems like it would only be useful for hopping around the coasts potentially and cross county it would be useless.
Aren't flight prices extremely cheap at the moment anyway?

Reader 02/06/2018 (Tue) 14:32:17 Id: 63f610 [Preview] No.6121 del
I prefer to just drive, even if its across country (which I have done a few times before). I don't like those radiation-blasting naked body scanners that the TSA have installed so I avoid flying at all. Luckily I have no need to visit other countries and if I did I'd just take a cruise trip across ocean.

As far as Amtrack, I'm staying away from that. I stayed away from that since 2014 when reports of derailments have been skyrocketing ever since.

Unfortunately with our fraudulent third world monetary policies, such as debt dependency and helicopter currency creation, there will come a time where even the roads and bridges will start to crumble because the lack of management. All deliberate of-course. I don't think many Americans even consider this to be a threat, yet, but it will be in our life time.