COLUMN: Occupy BGH

Any reference to an “occupy” movement brings images of large and loud crowds, anger and angst, and tents and tension from the average citizen. There is an occupy movement groundswell here in our own Brant Community...

So You Wanna Be a Socialist? In Seattle, You’ve Got Options

A few weeks ago, tenants’ rights activist Jon Grant announced that he’s running for City Council this fall as a Democratic Socialist. Although he is not, technically speaking, a member of any political party — the affiliation is more a kind of “shorthand to describe my values to voters,” he says...

Hong Kong Police Officers Sentenced to Jail for Beating Umbrella Movement Protester

After two years, seven Hong Kong Police officers at the center of a police brutality case have been convicted for the beating of a hogtied protester in the darkness of night during the 2014 Umbrella Movement. The Umbella (or Occupy) Movement was a grassroots protest led by students that lasted 79 days,...

Illuminati Reboot? Tech Giants Google and Facebook to Redirect Societies Moral Compass – Artificial Intelligence …

Tech giants, technocrats, and the Illuminati are all set to re-direct societies moral compass, citing Artificial Intelligence as the means for Ethics 2.0. If Artificial Intelligence is such a good thing then why in the world is it causing such a moral dilemma? Furthermore, would you entrust the likes of...

Car attack by knife weilding man in Germany, perp shot dead, news dances around the issue

Two days ago, my husband managed to catch some quite important news, that came and went within hours. In olden days it would have made some sort of headlines but now it is just reported [by only 3 outlets at the time] and then brushed under the carpet. Now there are a couple more. www.bbc.co.uk…...

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