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Over and over again, the military has conducted dangerous biowarfare experiments on Americans

On September 20, 1950, a US Navy ship just off the coast of San Francisco used a giant hose to spray a cloud of microbes into the air and into the city's famous fog. The military was testing how a biological weapon attack would affect the 800,000 residents of the city.<p>The people of San Francisco …

San Francisco

Want $1500 for Your Short Film? Join the Bureau of Creative Works

We pinch pennies, then use those pennies to make our films. Wouldn't it be great if we actually got paid pennies to shoot the shorts we're so …

Lines Out the Door for USA's First Major Organic Drive-Thru Fast Food Restaurant

The restaurant provides non-GMO, organic, gluten free and vegan options for those looking to grab a bite on the go, but don’t want the typical fast …

The Sketchy New Ingredient In Your Bacon—And How To Avoid It

Listen up, bacon lovers (hello, most of the planet): There's a threat to your beloved meat, and it's got nothing to do with saturated fat. It's called <i>ractopamine</i>, and it might be in most bacon you eat.<p>If you're thinking racto-<i>what</i>?, you're not alone. Ractopamine belongs to a class of drugs commonly …

9/11 Truth Goes Nuclear — Snowden Validates

Russia Disseminates, Snowden Validates, NSA Evidence Corroborates: New 9/11 Data Dump By Michael Thomas, State of the Nation The …

Why the "Chemtrail Conspiracy" Is Real

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

5 Cancer-Causing Foods You Must Avoid

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

The Diet That Could Slow Brain Aging by 7.5 Years

One of the biggest fears we have as we age is losing our cognitive abilities.<p>We want to be able to successfully navigate the day, remember errands, visit with friends and family, and stay independent. Being a burden to loved ones is a frightening prospect.<p>Science is still uncovering how important …

US police killings headed for 1,100 this year, with black Americans twice as likely to die

Police in the United States are killing people at a rate that would result in 1,100 fatalities by the end of this year, according to a Guardian investigation, which recorded an average of three people killed per day during the first half of 2015.<p>The Counted, a project working to report and …

Law Enforcement

Artificial Intelligence machine gets testy with programmer

Researchers have shown that machines are inching closer to self-learning, and perhaps even copping a little attitude.<p>Over at Google, a computer program using a database of movie scripts was asked again and again by researchers to define morality. It struggles to do so, and in a conversation …

TPP Is The New Evil Plan Of The New World Order And You Should Know About It

Corruption and crooked behavior seems to be the trend of the United States and has seemed to be the case for well over a decade now.<p>It is believed …

China has issued a scathing report on human rights abuses in the United States

The human rights situation in the United States is “increasingly grave,” according to a seven-page report released today by China’s State Council, and unlikely to get better in the near term—the US shows “not a bit of regret for or intention to improve” the country’s “terrible” human rights …

Secretive donors gave US climate denial groups $125m over three years

The secretive funders behind America’s conservative movement directed around $125m (£82m) over three years to groups spreading disinformation about climate science and committed to wrecking Barack Obama’s climate change plan, according to an analysis of tax records.<p>The amount is close to half of …

Is the Federal Government Ready for War Against the American People? | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>Prior to even the beginning of the Jade Helm provocation strategically announced months in advance for the purpose of triggering reactionary alarm</i> …

Ford Opens New Silicon Valley Research Center Led By Former Apple Engineer

Ford is ready to get a little cozier with the tech industry. In an event today, Ford took the wraps off its brand new research center located in the Stanford Research Park.<p>At the 25,000-square-foot facility today, Ford CEO Mark Fields was there to made it clear the car maker was hunting for the …

33 things to eat, drink, see, and do before climate change ruins everything

You're the kind of person, then, who needs the Matter handbook to a burning planet, a compendium of real scientific findings that look at how the globe may change over the next fifty years and beyond. Think of it as your guide to the good life before climate change melts it away.<p><b>1. Joshua Trees</b><p>Was …

The wife of Scientology's leader has allegedly been missing for 9 years, but HBO’s new documentary doesn't address it

HBO's documentary on the Church of Scientology, "Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief," addresses rumors that have been swirling for years about the church. But the film's director, Alex Gibney, didn't tackle one of the biggest Scientology mysteries — the current location of the wife …

Religion

“What did thousands of dead Americans get us?” Before granting war powers, let’s see where the last two got us

<b>John Kerry, Donald Rumsfeld (Reuters/Ueslei Marcelino/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>As we plan another war, it’s time to ask: Just what kind of real-world results has our war machine produced so far?<p>Robert Hennelly<p>February 22, 2015 11:58am (UTC)<p>President Obama’s new National Security Strategy and his move to …

National Security

ISIS Formed By US, UK, Israel Intelligence Apparatus, NSA Document

Everybody knows everything there is to know about Edward Snowden nowadays. For the good of many and the disgust of the governments’ officials and …

Google Calls FBI’s Plan to Expand Hacking Power a ‘Monumental’ Constitutional Threat

Google is warn­ing that the gov­ern­ment’s quiet plan to ex­pand the FBI’s au­thor­ity to re­motely ac­cess com­puter files amounts to a …

The Cruel Truth Behind The ‘Organic’ Chicken Label

It’s no secret that consumers are becoming more and more concerned about where their food comes from, how healthy it is, and in the case of animal …

Here Is the Spy Equipment That Powers the FBI's Secret Dragnet

The FBI is going to remarkable lengths to hide information about its surveillance program that intercepts calls and texts with equipment called …

Oscars Voter Says ‘There Was No Art To Selma,’ And Other Idiotic Things

The Hollywood Reporter recently ran what it describes as a conversation with “a longtime member of the Academy” who wished to remain anonymous. If the goal was to perfectly encapsulate everything I despise about the Academy, mission accomplished, and then some.<p>First, let me say that I’m tired of …

Spy agencies could be funding geo-engineering research in pursuit of weaponising the weather, scientists claims

A senior American climate scientist has spoken of the fear he experienced when US intelligence services apparently asked him about the possibility of …

The 21st Century Koch-Christian Crusade Is Killing Thousands Of Americans

Over the past week since President Obama took the moral high road and reminded Christians of the atrocities committed in the name of Islam by the …

Russia Warns Obama: Tell The World About UFOs And Aliens Or We Will

At the World Economic Forum in 2013, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev made a sensational announcement that the “time has come” to tell the …

This is how a police state protects “secrets”: Jeffrey Sterling, the CIA and up to 80 years on circumstantial evidence

<b>Former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling leaves the Alexandria Federal Courthouse with his wife, Holly, after being convicted on all nine counts he faced of leaking classified details of an operation to thwart Iran's nuclear ambitions. (AP)</b><p>Sterling’s conviction should chill anyone who believes in …

Senate Intelligence Committee