Scientists know Covid-19 wasn’t created in a lab so ignore the man-made-up stories

Instead of following false claims like hamsters on a wheel, we should focus our efforts on the areas where the next waves of pandemic are likely to emerge by Peter Daszak edited by O Society June 15, 2020 In a recent interview with the Telegraph, the former head of MI6 Sir Richard Dearlove cited an “important” … Continue reading Scientists know Covid-19 wasn’t created in a lab so ignore the man-made-up stories

Grifting is Standard Operating Procedure in Public Relations

You might be under the impression P.R. is a slimy profession. The truth is worse than you think. by Nick Slater edited by O Society June 10, 2020 The birth of the public relations industry is one of the most quietly calamitous events in American history. While much derided and downplayed —try finding a movie or … Continue reading Grifting is Standard Operating Procedure in Public Relations

The storm coming we don’t see

We haven’t even begun to grasp how much damage the pandemic will do. Raven Rock: The Story of the U.S. Government’s Secret Plan to Save Itself—While the Rest of Us Die by Garrett Graff edited by O Society May 10, 2020 Listening to recent news conferences by the White House, certain governors and other state officials — … Continue reading The storm coming we don’t see

Of Course Trump and Pompeo are Lying to US: “Evidence Shows COVID-19 was Not Made in a Chinese Lab” says Fauci

https://youtu.be/E8-bMgDANEk Trumpets choose to believe in fairy tales by  National Geographic Scientific American edited by O Society May 6, 2020 The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) Director Anthony Fauci Monday reiterated scientific evidence shows the SARS-CoV coronavirus was not created in a laboratory (Chinese or otherwise). https://youtu.be/DPt-zXn05ac Fauci's statement contradicts again the story on the … Continue reading Of Course Trump and Pompeo are Lying to US: “Evidence Shows COVID-19 was Not Made in a Chinese Lab” says Fauci

There is No Absolute Truth: On Covid-19, Misinformation, and Bullshit

by Julia Wong interviews Carl Bergstrom edited by O Society May 2, 2020 Carl Bergstrom is uniquely suited to understanding the current moment. A professor of biology at the University of Washington, he spends his career studying two seemingly disparate topics: emerging infectious diseases and networked misinformation. The two merged into one the moment reports of … Continue reading There is No Absolute Truth: On Covid-19, Misinformation, and Bullshit

Tyler Durden/ ZeroHedge is banned from Twitter for spreading Wuhan coronavirus misinformation. It’s not the first time (Part III)

Fight Club's Author: "I coined 'snowflake' Zero Hedge, a financial blog that rose to popularity in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, was permanently suspended from Twitter for what the platform deemed as spreading misinformation over the Wuhan coronavirus. by Ellen Cranley edited by O Society April 20, 2020 The financial blog Zero Hedge was … Continue reading Tyler Durden/ ZeroHedge is banned from Twitter for spreading Wuhan coronavirus misinformation. It’s not the first time (Part III)

A Culture of Propaganda?

A companion piece to A Culture of Cheating? The average American with a smartphone is inarguably the most heavily and consistently propagandized citizen in the entire collective history of human societies. by Ben Steele edited by O Society Friday March 13, 2020 "Contrary to previous readings by historians of the 20th century, which typically describe propaganda … Continue reading A Culture of Propaganda?

US Intelligence Agencies Meddle in 2020 US Presidential Election Through News Propaganda Outlets

Without proof, The New York Times and Washington Post run “Russia helping Sanders” stories; Sanders responds by bashing Russia. by Joe Lauria edited by O Society Feb 25, 2020 Democratic frontrunner Bernie Sanders spooks the Democratic establishment. The Washington Post reports damaging information from intelligence sources against Sanders claiming Russia is trying to help his campaign. … Continue reading US Intelligence Agencies Meddle in 2020 US Presidential Election Through News Propaganda Outlets

No Class: Where Did the American Middle Class Go?

One of our O Society people asks: America's war on the poor began 40 years ago. Why are the neoliberal bourgeoisie still unable/ unwilling to see it today? by O Society Feb 5, 2020 What's the neoliberal bourgeoisie? First, let's be clear who/what we mean: What is Neoliberalism? bour·geoi·sie /ˌbo͝orZHwäˈzē/   noun 1. the middle … Continue reading No Class: Where Did the American Middle Class Go?