Forget Trump: The Military-Industrial Complex Is Still Running The Show With Russia

Authored by Bruce Fein via The American Conservative, As the media fulminates, they fail to see how Trump has kept the usual machinery running… President Donald Trump has strengthened, not weakened, American military and economic opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin. That fact has been mostly unreported and it is of the utmost importance. Irrespective … Continue reading “Forget Trump: The Military-Industrial Complex Is Still Running The Show With Russia”

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The Financial Jigsaw – Issue No. 10

My unpublished (100,000 word) book “The Financial Jigsaw”, is being serialised here weekly in 100 Issues by Peter J Underwood, author We left last week, Issue 9: https://www.theburningplatform.com/2018/07/14/the-financial-jigsaw-issue-no-9/#comment-1644729  wondering what options the tenant farmer has in financing or funding his crops before they are ready to harvest and this may be a full 6 months … Continue reading “The Financial Jigsaw – Issue No. 10”

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This One FBI Text In The Russia Probe Should Alarm Every American

Authored by John Solomon, op-ed via TheHill.com, Lisa Page and Peter Strzok, the reported FBI lovebirds, are the poster children for the next “Don’t Text and Investigate” public service ads airing soon at an FBI office near you. Their extraordinary texting affair on their government phones has given the FBI a black eye, laying bare … Continue reading “This One FBI Text In The Russia Probe Should Alarm Every American”

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY – The First Battle of Bull Run – 1861

Via History.com In the first major land battle of the Civil War, a large Union force under General Irvin McDowell is routed by a Confederate army under General Pierre G.T. Beauregard. Three months after the Civil War erupted at Fort Sumter, Union military command still believed that the Confederacy could be crushed quickly and with … Continue reading “THIS DAY IN HISTORY – The First Battle of Bull Run – 1861”

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Queensland Premier backs federal obesity plan

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has backed a federal government proposal to tackle Australia’s obesity crisis by recording the weight and height of every primary school student.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

“The most insidious forms of oppression are those that so insinuate themselves into our communications and the recesses of our minds that we do not even realize they are acting upon us. The most powerful ideologies are not those that prevail against all challengers but those that are never challenged…The enormous gap between what US … Continue reading “QUOTE OF THE DAY”

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Wasteful Bombers shrug off Dockers

To say they did it the hard way would be an understatement. But despite being down a man and awful goal kicking, Essendon remain in the hunt for the finals.

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