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Marijuana Revenue Is So High In Colorado, State Will Have To Reimburse Taxpayers

When Colorado decided to legalize the recreational use of marijuana, everyone expected the state’s tax revenue to increase. What they didn’t realize at the time was that the state government might actually make too much money. So far the state has earned over $150 million from the 30% tax on pot, which exceeded expectations. Now they […]

Noam Chomsky Calls US ‘World’s Leading Terrorist State’

U.S. linguist and philosopher Noam Chomsky The United States is the “world’s leading terrorist state,” based on its deadly, CIA-run operations in the likes of Nicaragua and Cuba, according to new op-ed by historian and social philosopher Noam Chomsky. In a new piece posted at Truthout.org, Chomsky pointed to the Central Intelligence Agency’s classified review […]

UK Grocery Store Becomes World’s First To Allow Customers To Pay With Scan Of...

Customers at the Costcutter store, at Brunel University in London, can now pay using their unique vein pattern to identify themselves. The firm behind the technology, Sthaler, has said it is in “serious talks” with other major UK supermarkets to adopt hi-tech finger vein scanners at pay points across thousands of stores.   It works by using […]

The 666 Surveillance System – MTA Refuses To Explain Mysterious Metal Towers Appearing At...

It’s a $100 million MTA project shrouded in secrecy, with 18 of them for tunnels and bridges. So what are they exactly? The MTA’s man in charge of the bridges and tunnels, Cedrick Fulton, dodged Carlin’s questions Wednesday. “I said no comment,” he said. Some MTA board members, including New York City Transportation Commissioner Polly […]

Why Mammagraphy Was Recently Condemned By The Swiss Medical Board: You Might Want To...

In 2013, the Swiss Medical Board, an independent health technology assessment initiative, was requested to prepare a review of mammography screening. The team of medical professionals included a medical ethicist, a clinical epidemiologist, a pharmacologist, an oncologic surgeon, a nurse scientist, a lawyer, and a health economist. Two of those members, Nikola Biller-Andorno, M.D. Ph. D. and Peter […]

Ultra-Rich Family Dynasties Are Bleeding The United States Dry

Is this the End of American Democracy? Gary Cohn, the current White House National Economic Council director, also the former president of Goldman Sachs, recently explained that in his circles “only morons pay the estate tax.” “I’m reminded of Donald Trump’s comment that he didn’t pay federal income taxes because he was “smart.” And billionaire […]

Google Is The Engine Of Censorship

Late last year, search engine giant Google announced its plans to protect users from the horrors of ‘fake news’ by changing the way it presents search results. According to corporate officials, they hope to shelter  readers by limiting access to what the company deems as “low-quality” information – while promoting what it calls ‘established’ mainstream […]

Want To Be Happy – Get Off Facebook

Facebook may be making you miserable. If you are aiming to feel more satisfied in 2017, it may be time to log off of the world’s most popular social network. “[I]t was demonstrated that taking a break from Facebook has positive effects on the two dimensions of well-being: our life satisfaction increases and our emotions […]

Man Is Charged Tax On Energy He Creates Himself From Solar Panels

Kris Currie designed and built a home that completely relies on its own solar energy, and yet he still has to pay money each month. Every aspect of Kris Currie’s home in New Dominion, P.E.I., was designed to minimize energy usage — from the thickness of the walls, to the position of the windows, to the choice […]

He “Quit Money” And Has Been Living In A Cave For 17 Years

The last time Daniel Suelo pulled out his wallet, he was standing inside a phone booth in Moab, Utah. He pulled out his last $30, along with his passport and ID, and left them sitting in the booth before walking out into the desert. That was the year 2000, and Suelo says he hasn’t used […]

How Pharmaceuticals Came To Be The 4th Leading Cause of Death In America

Prescription drugs are the 4th leading cause of death in America. People know this to be true, they know it to be appalling, but it’s still seen as incomprehensible and absurd. How could medicine hurt so many people? We all know that side-effects happen, but they are thought to be rare. They must be rare, […]

7 People Whose Words Changed The Course of History

A speech is more than a set of spoken words. It’s a combination of the speaker, the context, the language, and these things working together can make it far greater than the sum of its parts. In that vein, we compiled some of the greatest public speakers of all time, people whose words changed the […]

Google Is Working on a Secret Internet Project Out In New Mexico

Google may have plans to add a new fleet to its aerial Internet-delivery program. This time it’s solar-powered drones instead of balloons. The Guardian learned Google has been testing these drones as a part of its secret Project Skybender. It turns out Google has received permission from the FCC to conduct tests on a faster […]

Caitlyn Jenner’s Next Move Sparks Outrage

Olympian and transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner has expressed an interest in mounting a Senate campaign. The California conservative has joined the ranks of several other prominent celebrities eyeing a political bid in the wake of the election of President Donald Trump. On July 16, Jenner signaled an interest in running for a California Senate seat in […]

How The Royal Family Really Makes Its Money

It seems like only yesterday that Britain’s most iconic landmarks were being set aglow with pink to celebrate the birth of Princess Charlotte, but fans of the British Royal Family are already looking forward to a third royal baby for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton are spearheading […]

Uber Is Planning To Use Flying Cars In Just 10 Years

In just under a decade, Uber has revolutionized the taxi service which had remained largely unchanged for the last 50 years. Besides launching a fleet of self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh – which is pretty amazing in itself – the company now plans to take its services to the skies. That’s right, we’re all going to be […]

Trump Calls For Boycotts of NFL Teams Whose Players Refuse To Stand For The...

President Donald Trump has ratcheted up the national controversy over black National Football League players who refuse to stand while the U.S. National Anthem is played before games. During a Friday night political rally in Alabama, Trump called on fans to boycott teams that allow players to engage in that particular form of protest. The […]

DEA Approves Synthetic Marijuana For Company That Spent $500K To Keep Weed Illegal

Lobbying in the nation’s capitol is a billion dollar industry, but sometimes, companies dip their toes into state and local politics, as well. When giant corporations want to influence bills and national elections, they generally spread their money around, cozying up to a number of politicians and shaking hands with numerous government officials. However, at […]

Former Pfizer Vice President Blows The Whistle On Pay To Play Big Pharma

Warning the public about the dangers of Big Pharma seems to always get undermined by the label “conspiracy theory”—a stigmatizing term that silences dissent. But what happens when the Vice President of one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world blows the whistle on his own industry’s corrupt practices? (scroll down for video) Well, it […]

Landmark Study Establishes Link Between The Aluminum In Most Vaccines & Autism

It is no question that the subject of vaccines is profoundly controversial. On both sides of the argument exists truth and lies that can hinder the ability of some to make rational decisions. While we have everyone from attorneys to biologists, to political scientists who write for the Free Thought Project, none of us are […]

10 Surprising Facts About Money You Didn’t Know Before

It’s no secret that money has distinctive features such as watermarks, special designs, or serial numbers. However, that’s not the end of it, and with technological progress comes new security measures. The EURion constellation, or Omron rings The EURion constellation is a repeated pattern of 5 rings that lets copy machines recognize the notes. Some printers and copiers refuse to print notes with these patterns, […]

Woman Googles Husband, Finds He Won The Lottery But Never Told Her

On 2007, Donna Campbell became suspicious of her husband, Arnim Ramdass, when he started to keep the television turned off and disconnected the phone line. Her suspicions rose when she found a postcard about a new home purchase. But Campbell was unaware that her husband was hiding a $10.2 million secret from her until she […]

Young Living, Essential Oil Giant, Fined For Sourcing Oils Illegally

The U.S. Justice Department recently announced that Lehi, Utah-based essential oils company Young Living has pleaded guilty over federal misdemeanor charges due to its illegal trafficking of rosewood oil and spikenard oil, which violated the Lacey Act and theEndangered Species Act. The federal agency noted that Young Living voluntarily disclosed its rosewood oil violations and has been coordinating with the authorities. […]

14 Secrets Behind the Meanings of Famous Logos

Have you ever thought about what inspired designers to create famous logos and what the story behind them is? Perhaps they were an accidental creation? Disney The logo of the most well-known animation studio in the world has always been a fairy-tale castle. In the beginning, the prototype was Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany. However,Cinderella Castle in Disneyland Paris took its place in 2006.  LEGO The […]

Facebook Is Now The Federal Election Commission, But With More Secrets

In what looked like a presidential address with a distinct Silicon Valley aesthetic, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressed his private online nation of 2 billion users on Thursday from his glass-walled office space. He went live to explain how Facebook will henceforth respond to efforts by nation-states and private actors to use the social media platform to […]

Jim Carrey: ‘Apple’s New iPhone Is Designed To Enslave Humanity’

Movie star Jim Carrey has spoken out to expose Apple’s latest iteration of its hugely popular iPhone, to reveal that its new Face ID technology was designed to “enslave humanity”. The actor stated that his days of using products by the Californian company are “over” after learning that their devices are being used to “usher in […]

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Calls For Extradition of CDC Vaccine Criminal Mastermind Poul Thorsen...

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. (RFK Jr.) and his team at World Mercury Project have drafted up a new report that reveals the criminal conduct of CDC consultant and vaccine cultist Poul Thorsen. With an overwhelming body of evidence, RFK Jr is calling for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to take action and extradite Poul Thorsen so […]

China Is The Real Risk In Donald Trump’s Threats To “Destroy” North Korea

One of the hardest parts about doing real foreign policy work in Washington is avoiding what I call the “pundit trap.” You see, being one of the lucky — or unlucky, depending on how you look at it — people who get to go on TV and talk about America’s national security problems is that I’m constantly exposed […]

What All Your Organs And Parts Are Worth On The Black Market

Black Market organ prices might surprise you. That’s because some body parts are worth an astounding amount of money, while others fetch a much lower price than you’d probably guess. If you’ve read the true stories of people whose organs were stolen, you know that organs aren’t the only human parts that are in demand. Everything from hair […]

Russia Looks To Become Leading Organic Food Exporter As Europe Sees Future In GMO

Last week, an EU court ruled Italy cannot ban the cultivation of an EU-approved genetically modified crop, thus publicly supporting GMO. At the same time, Russia has been ramping up production and export of organic food. GMO has been banned in Russia since 2016. “Recently the organic food market has definitely expanded in Russia. The […]

Homeless Man Finds 40K, You’ll Never Guess What He Does With It

If you came across a backpack stuffed with $40,000, what would you do with it? For Glen James, a homeless man in Boston, the answer was simple. James is a resident of a Boston-area homeless shelter. On Saturday, Sept. 4, under the canopy at the T.J. Maxx store in the nearby town of Dorchester, James […]

US Sanctions Backfire: China Opens New Credit Line To Iran, Bypassing US Dollar

Following the Trump administration’s move to target Iran with fresh sanctions while ending sanctions relief, China has come to Iran’s aid with an extraordinary gesture. According to the Times of Israel, the president of Iran’s central bank announced that a Chinese state-owned investment firm has provided a $10 billion credit line for Iranian banks. The contract for this credit […]

Mainstream Media Defends Amazon Deleting Nearly All Negative Reviews of Hillary Clinton’s Book

As failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton began making the media rounds promoting her new book titled, “What Happened,” many Amazon users were asking the same questions after their 1-star reviews of the memoir were mysteriously deleted.   As a report from ZeroHedge noted, Amazon did not just delete a few reviews—it deleted over 1,000 reviews. […]

Putin Orders To End Trade In US Dollars At All Russian Seaports

Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to approve legislation making the ruble the main currency of exchange at all Russian seaports by next year, according to the Kremlin website. To protect the interests of stevedoring companies with foreign currency obligations, the government was instructed to set a transition period before switching to ruble […]

iPhone X Face ID: Here’s How Mass Surveillance Has Evolved

There is a growing concern that our privacy is being threatened in unprecedented ways. The current nature of online services, apps and smartphone technologies, puts an emphasis on the free flow of information. This provides few mechanisms for individuals to have oversight and control of what they put into the digital realms. It goes without […]

All 8 Extreme Childhood Food Allergies Are Also Common Ingredients In CDC Recommended Vaccines...

  Food allergy awareness posters in elementary schools list the following 8 food products as the most popular food allergies among children. Allergic reactions from exposure, consumption or injection of these foods can be fatal. Those 8 ingredients include peanuts, nuts, wheat, soy, milk, eggs, fish and shellfish. If your M.D. tells you that your food […]

Petrodollar End Looming As China & Allies Dump It In Oil Trading

Beijing has announced plans to start a crude oil futures contract priced in yuan and convertible into gold. The step might lead to the emergence of a new Asia-based crude oil benchmark to compete with Brent or West Texas Intermediate futures. RT talked to investing guru and financial commentator Jim Rogers to understand how much […]

South African Whites Only Town To Launch Digital Currency For Whites

A woman holding Ora notes in Orania, South Africa. The infamous Whites-only town of Orania in northern Cape Town, South Africa, is set to launch a digital currency that will only be used within the town. Orania, which is estimated to have a population 1,300 people, already uses a local currency known as the “ora,” […]

John McAfee Accidentally Just Revealed Why Bitcoin Is A Total Fraud: Behold The Logic...

In a recent CNBC interview that’s being widely touted by self-deluded Bitcoin promoters as some kind of “smack down” of JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon, Bitcoin advocate John McAfee accidentally admitted why Bitcoin is a total fraud that’s doomed to fail. In answering Jamie Dimon’s recent declaration that Bitcoin is a fraud, McAfee replied: (see […]

This Walmart Closed and Left The Building Abandoned. So The City Decided To Do...

When going through almost every town in the United States, you are bound to find at least one Walmart. But what happens when a Walmart closes down? Although this doesn’t seem to happen very often, it leaves behind a very large, vacant building. Most cities don’t want to let this type of building just sit […]

Mom Goes To Return $150,000 She Found That Wasn’t Hers, Gets Punishment She Never...

One woman found a wallet with $150,000 inside, telling WITI: “I was completely, completely fooled,” adding, “I just regret being a part of it.” She discovered the wallet while walking through a parking lot in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Another woman called out to her, she explained, saying, “She asked me if I had dropped anything,” holding […]

Rothschild Publication Predicts The New World Order Will Be In Place By 2018

The Economist magazine published that there would be a world currency in place by 2018. Of course, the controlling interest of the magazine is held by the Rothschild family, who think of themselves as the legacy of the magazine. With this in mind, the Economist is operating as a quasi-propaganda arm for the banking empire […]

Cashless Society: China’s KFC Introduces Facial Recognition Payment System

Step by step, facial recognition has been accepted by the general public for security; its appearance is proliferating at airports and at train stations around the world. With that acclimatization in full swing, facial recognition is also becoming a preference in the name of convenience as it is being adopted for conference check-ins and other events. […]

Venezuela Just Officially Stopped Accepting Dollars For Oil Payments

Did the doomsday clock on the petrodollar (and implicitly US hegemony) just tick one more minute closer to midnight? Apparently confirming what President Maduro had warned following the recent US sanctions, The Wall Street Journal reports that Venezuela has officially stopped accepting US Dollars as payment for its crude oil exports. As we previously noted, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said last […]

Same Company That Manufactures “Smart” TVs That Spy On You Now Rolling Out Refrigerators...

  It’s official: Privacy in the ‘technology age’ is officially dead, and it’s not very likely that genie can be put back into the bottle. You may have noticed that “voice recognition” technology is all the rage these days, featured in a range of new consumer products that are part of the “Internet of things.” […]

Can’t Beat Them, Join Them: Campbell Gobbles Up Organic Company For $700 Million

Campbell Soup Company announced on July 6 that they have acquired organic food products group Pacific Foods of Oregon, Inc. for a total amount of $700 million. The agreement will augment Campbell’s lackluster natural foods arm and help reinvent the company’s center store as it continues to expand into the organic market. Pacific Foods will […]

Implanted Microchip To Replace Credit Cards, Car Keys

A microchip embedded under the skin will replace credit cards and keys according to Stephen Ray, who has already overseen a program for Sweden’s largest state owned train operator that allows customers to scan their chips instead of using tickets. BBC News showcased the system in which Swedes are able to have their embedded chip […]

Bitcoin Is Fraud and Will Blow Up – JP Morgan CEO

The CEO of JPMorgan Chase Jamie Dimon has denounced the bitcoin cryptocurrency as a fraud, bound to fail. “The currency isn’t going to work. You can’t have a business where people can invent a currency out of thin air and think that people who are buying it are really smart,” Dimon said at a bank […]

The 8 Worst Pieces of Advice Medical Doctors Give Their Patients

  Just one century ago in America, all of the most popular chronic diseases and disorders that we know so well today barely existed, including cancer, diabetes type 2, Alzheimer’s, arthritis, osteoporosis, Parkinson’s and heart disease. Still, nearly every medical doctor in the United States blames hereditary genes for these preventable health problems, as if […]

North Korean Hackers Stealing BITCOIN To Circumvent Sanctions

North Korean hackers are increasingly stealing bitcoin in an attempt to offset international sanctions and raise funds for the government of Kim Jong-un, researchers say. According to cybersecurity firm FireEye, at least three South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges have been targeted since May by state-sponsored actors working for Pyongyang. The hackers are said to have sent […]