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How U.S. Politicians Try to Suppress Concerns About Roundup

roundupWhat happens when conservative American politicians aligned with the chemical industry object to a World Health Organization International Agency for Cancer Research report that the herbicide glyphosate in Roundup might be carcinogenic? You try to cut off U.S. funding to the agency. It’s the same insidious strategy that was employed by U.S. politicians to threaten WHO funding over a report on the danger of sugar. Read more of this post

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YouTube Skews Searches to Extreme and Conspiratorial Videos

youa-d6325c06621eThe Guardian has published a very illuminating article on YouTube and the secret algorithms that impact viewer searches. They interviewed Guillaume Chaslot, a French computer programmer with a PhD in artificial intelligence, who was one of the engineers creating the algorithms. “YouTube is something that looks like reality, but it is distorted to make you spend more time online,” he said. “The recommendation algorithm is not optimizing for what is truthful, or balanced, or healthy for democracy.” Read more of this post

New Cell Phone Study Cancer Link

SmartphoneConsumer Reports announced a new government study on cell-phone radiation and cancer has found a slight connection between the two: High exposure to such radiation caused malignant tumors to grow in the nerves and hearts of male rats, but not in female rats, and not in any of the mice tested. Read more of this post

The Shocking Secret Behind Toxic Fluoride

FluorideWaking Times has published a shocking expose on fluoride which draws from a 1997 article, “Fluoride, Teeth, and the Atomic Bomb,” meant for the Christian Science Monitor, who never published it. The authors, Joel Griffiths and Chris Bryson, discovered that: “Fluoride was the key chemical in atomic bomb production…millions of tons…were essential for the manufacture of bomb-grade uranium and plutonium for nuclear weapons throughout the Cold War.” Read more of this post

Most Teenagers Have Significant Levels of Endocrine-Disrupting BPA in Their Bodies

BPAThe Daily Telegraph reports on a new study in the UK which found more than 80 per cent of teenagers have traces of the chemical compound BPA, which is linked to reduced fertility in men, in their bodies. Read more of this post

Hawaii’s Fake Missile Attack, Dr. Strangelove, The War Game, and America’s “Nazi” Radiation Experiments

war8bdae6cb7b9838a542a9dAround 8 am on Saturday morning last week virtually all the mobile phones in Hawaii lit up with a warning of an impending ballistic missile attack. We often get beeping warnings on our phones for flash flooding in the islands, so when my phone went off I didn’t even bother looking. Then friends started calling. I immediately though it was either a hoax or hack as couldn’t find any info on the web, plus there were no siren warnings. Read more of this post

Various Psychic Predictions for 2018

woman_with_crystal_ballLet’s kick it off with Nostradamus, whose predictions are always open to interpretation. Someone called Alessandro Bruno wrote on Lombardiletter.com: “The Nostradamus predictions for 2018 are dire, as they include what might become World War 3.” Read more of this post

Alarming Study Cell Phones/WiFi & Miscarriages

pregnant-cell-phone-radiation-hazard-for-babiesWi-fi and cellphones and other forms of magnetic field non-ionizing radiation have been linked to pregnant women suffering miscarriages. Those exposed to the highest levels of MF radiation are 48 percent more likely to lose their baby than women exposed to the lowest amounts, the study found. The increased risk of miscarriage associated with high MF was consistently observed regardless of the sources of high MF. Read more of this post

Facebook’s Campaign to Hook Young Kids

messenger-kids.720x405Facebook’s new app, Messenger Kids, which is targeted toward children aged 6-12, is an ingenious ploy to hook kids and expand the company’s global domination. The rollout comes as a former Facebook executive warns the social network he helped to create, is “ripping society apart.” Read more of this post

March of the Robots

sky12s290“I think human extinction will probably occur, and technology will likely play a part in this,” Shane Legg of Google’s DeepMind division. Tesla founder Leon Musk on Google’s Alphabet, they could  “produce something evil by accident”—including, possibly, “a fleet of artificial intelligence-enhanced robots capable of destroying mankind.” In 2014 Musk announced that A.I. was probably humanity’s “biggest existential threat. With artificial intelligence, we are summoning the demon.” Read more of this post