Crimes Against Humanity

The Other Hiroshimas: A Review of ‘Napalm: An American Biography’, by Robert M. Neer

Source: Washington’s Blog August 9, 2018 by Robert Barsocchini Fire-weapons have been used from ancient times.  Napalm-like weapons were used by and against the Romans and Greeks.  One term used for them was “wildfire”; another was “Greek fire”, as incendiaries were widely used by the Greeks.  Some ships were equipped …

Banking and Monetary Policy

Global Economy: Between A Rock And A Hard Place

Source: The Corbett Report July 7, 2018 James Corbett Well, it’s official: “Japan Inc.” is now “Bank of Japan Inc.” Oh, OK, not officially official, but just about. As the Nikkei Asian Review reports, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is now a top-10 shareholder in a whopping 40% of the …

War

Japan’s Stealth Army

Source: The Corbett Report May 6, 2018 James Corbett Last month, while everyone was distracted by other events, the Japanese government did something rather remarkable: They activated a marine unit. Specifically, the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force activated a 1,500-man unit known as the Amphibious Rapid Deployment Brigade. The occasion was …

War Crimes

Key Myths and Facts about the Atomic Bombings of Japan

Source: Washington’s Blog by Robert Barsocchini In 1945, US president Harry Truman (who had dictatorial control over the atomic bomb) and his advisor James Byrnes intentionally prolonged the US war with Japan until, and apparently so that, they could target Japanese civilians, without warning, with atomic bombs. The bombings were planned and carried …

News/Commentary

Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2011 April 2-8

US: Federal legislators who refuse to increase the debt ceiling are being threatened with blame for causing the unthinkable shutdown of many government services as of midnight tonight. They will have to carry guilt for putting 800,000 federal workers on furlough, stopping funding for Planned Parenthood abortions, canceling tours of …

News/Commentary

Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2011 March 19-25

Japan’s Prime Minister has announced there is a breach or uncontrolled release of radiation. It is believed that this is in Fukushima reactor #3, the one that contains plutonium. There are 3 raging meltdowns in progress, one spent fuel pond open to the air, and hydrogen gas explosions. Yahoo Mar …

Environmentalism

The Japan tragedy: don’t let anti-nuclear liberals exploit it

Written on March 22, 2011 by Nathaniel Davidson Most of us mourn the terrible Tohoku double tragedy in Japan: a super-quake then a devastating tsunami.  But for some liberals, given that they regularly use imagined crises to push their agenda, a real crisis is a God-send (or that’s what they …

News/Commentary

Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2010 December 4-10

Worldwide corruption deepens as evidenced by the fact that, in the last 3 years, 25% of the people polled paid bribes to officials of governments and institutions empowered by governments. [In general, as governments increase their power to legally coerce citizens, corruption will follow at the same rate.] Bloomberg 2010 …

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Reality Zone Unfiltered News 2010 October 2-8

Global hurricane activity is now at a 33-year low. This flies in the face of the claims by global-warming mythmakers who have said the Earth is threatened by an increase in hurricanes and other forms of “climate disruption.” [Don’t worry. They simply will revise their story and say that the …