Who Is Interested In A Conflict In North Korea?

by Tyler Durden Authored by Federico Pieraccini via The Strategic Culture Foundation, In case of war with North Korea, the US would face a military challenge as perhaps never before in the last seventy years. This is why a conventional deterrence is actually more important than the nuclear one if we break down a realistic war scenario. The downside is that the DPRK is fully aware that if it responded to a US attack, even in a limited way and only on military targets, it would be flagged as an aggressor, paving the way for a larger foreign intervention. To … Continue reading Who Is Interested In A Conflict In North Korea?

Our world outsmarts us

From Puck magazine 1909. Courtesy Library of Congress Social problems are fantastically complex, while human minds are severely under-engineered. Is democracy doomed? by Robert Burton is a neurologist, author and the former associate director of the department of neurosciences at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center at Mt Zion. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, and Nautilus, among others. His latest book is A Skeptic’s Guide to the Mind: What Neuroscience Can and Cannot Tell Us About Ourselves (2013). When mulling over possible reasons for the alarming nastiness associated with the recent presidential election in the … Continue reading Our world outsmarts us

Former President of Merck Led Secret Biowarfare Program, Influencing Experiments on Americans

by Cassius Methyl, Guest Waking Times Merck & Co. is the world’s largest vaccine manufacturing corporation, and is one of the largest pharma companies in the world. They created such things as the MMR vaccine, and the HPV vaccine Gardasil. As a corporation that has affected the lives of almost everyone around us in the Western world, with most people receiving their vaccinations that are known to do damage, we should know their history. In this article, we will examine Merck’s connection to biological warfare, and the implications of that connection. Merck & Co. is not to be confused with the German … Continue reading Former President of Merck Led Secret Biowarfare Program, Influencing Experiments on Americans

Masturbating While Muslim

Illustration by Dave van Patten by Hussein KesvaniFollow Meet the men of No-Fap Islam On a Friday night a few weeks ago, Ibrahim “Ibby” Mamood was frantically typing on his laptop, shaking, with droplets of sweat dripping from his forehead. Every so often, he peered over his shoulder, just in case someone was still awake and could come into his room. “I did it again,” he typed to the members of a private Facebook group. “I lost control of myself. May Allah, the greatest, the most kind, the most merciful, forgive me.” Mamood, 27, lives in Birmingham, one of Britain’s … Continue reading Masturbating While Muslim