Dr. Haidar Abdul Shafi:
''Anyone can do it — BE RADIANT! Make the decision.
I want to be an agent of change to a loving world —
so I will be radiant.''
G. K. Chesterton:
''The Christian ideal has not been tried and
found wanting; it has been found difficult
and left untried.''
''If time is not real, then the dividing line
between this world and eternity,
between suffering and bliss,
between good and evil,
is also an illusion.''
''It is by not always thinking of yourself, if you
can manage it, that you might somehow be
happy. Until you make room in your life for
someone as important to you as yourself,
you will always be searching and lost.''
''Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.''
''I get up and I bless the light thin clouds
and the first twittering of birds,
and the breathing air
and smiling face
of the hills.''
U.S. Senator Albert Beveridge:
“The Philippines are ours forever. And just beyond
the Philippines are China’s illimitable markets.
We will not retreat from either. We will not
repudiate our duty in the archipelago.
We will not abandon our opportunity
in the Orient. We will not renounce
our part in the mission of our race
as the trustee under God of the
civilization of the world.”
''Above all, always be capable of feeling
deeply, any injustice committed against
anyone, anywhere in the world. This, is
the most beautiful quality in a
''We are a nation of sheep, and
someone else owns the grass.''
''I believe people are not free - if all they can do is cast
a vote every five years to decide who should govern
them. What does it mean to a man in a shack built
by himself, with no amenities, and not knowing
where his next meal is coming from, to vote?
Paul Laurence Dunbar:
Slight was the thing I bought,
small was the debt I thought,
Poor was the loan at best -
God! but the interest!
Belarus' President, Alexander Lukashenko:
“The crazy European politicians directing a
hybrid war against us, Russia and even
China, isn’t just creating a hotbed of
tension: they are pushing for a
3rd world war.”
''The cabals' world order is crumbling, with
stagnant economies, low birth rates, high
debt, and major social problems. They
are surviving, on printing money out
of thin air. The US and its European
vassals..... are desperate to save
capitalism.... as all scams have
failed. Now they are provoking
nuclear states Russia and
China into WW3 ... for
a global reset.''
Basil of Caesarea:
'''But whom do I treat unjustly,' you say, 'by keeping what
is my own?' Tell me, what is your own? What did you
bring into this life? From where, did you receive it?
It is as if someone were to take the first seat in the
theatre, then bar everyone else from attending so
that one person alone, enjoys what is offered for
the benefit of all in common - this is what the
rich do... They seize common goods - before
others have the opportunity and then claim
them as their own - by right of preemption..
For if we all took only what was necessary
to satisfy our own needs --- giving the rest
to those who lack, no one would be rich,
no one would be poor, and no one
would be in need.''
''Eternity is a mere moment,
just long enough for a joke.''
"Sometimes I wonder whether the world
is being run by smart people who are
putting us on, or by imbeciles who
really mean it."
''In the aftermath of 10,000 years of incessant growth
and endless wars, that humanity waged upon itself,
other species, and the earth, we now live amidst
unsustainable global capitalism, and a system
of growth that is driving natural systems to
an irreversible tipping point.''
John Quincy Adams:
''It is of no use to discover our own faults
and infirmities, unless the discovery
prompts us to amendment.''
''How easy it is to govern, when one
follows a system of consulting the
will of the people, and one holds
as the only norm all the actions
which contribute to the well
being of the people''.
''It was a big mistake on the part of the Cuban
government, to restore diplomatic ties with
washington and allow the maniacs to open
up an embassy in Cuba, they can now see
''Russia and China should quickly
come to the aid of Cuba, before
the US and the west, take
''The God of life summons us to life;
more, to be lifegivers, especially
toward those who lie under
the heel of the powers.''
Dr. Haidar Abdul Shafi:
''As we speak, the tens of thousands who have been
wounded or permanently disabled, are in pain: let
peace heal their wounds. As we speak, the eyes
of thousands of Palestinian refugees, deportees
and displaced persons since 1967, are haunting
us, for exile is a cruel fate: bring them home.''
''What wisdom can you find...
that is greater than kindness?''
''The true revolutionary is guided by a
great feeling of love. It is impossible
to think of a genuine revolutionary
lacking this quality.''
''What has kept the world safe from the bomb
since 1945 has not been deterrence, in the
sense of fear of specific weapons, so
much as it's been memory. The
memory of what happened
What requiem can be sung, for trees uprooted
by army bulldozers? And, most of all, who can
explain to those whose lands are confiscated
and clear waters stolen, the message
"The guitar's all right John,
but you'll never make a
living out of it".
''To fully investigate the spiritual
and understand transformation
is the flourishing of virtue.''
''If the electrician who comes to mend my fuse blows it
instead, so I should stop having electricity? I should
cut off my light? Socialism is my light, can you
"As a woman and mother,
I call upon the nations of
the world to desist from
violence in their
Alexander Lebed on, if NATO begins
expanding through Eastern Europe:
"World War Three will start. Civilized and uncivilized
states will be destroyed, everybody and everything."
José Emilio Pacheco:
''We are all hypocrites. We cannot
see ourselves or judge ourselves
the way we see and judge others.''
''You forget that the fruits belong to all
and that the land belongs to no one.''
''Honesty is the first chapter
in the book of wisdom.''
Recently deceased US Senator, Mike Gravel:
“Politicians are corrupt and they’re basically cowards
because we have a system that is set up - where you
give me money to help me get elected and when
I’m elected, I will vote for your economic
interest - that is bribery, and that’s the
foundation of our system in
Rabindranath Tagore FRAS:
''Life is given to us, we earn it by giving it.''
''Emergency situations prove to
us all: who are real in their
soul and face.''
''Every gift from a friend, is
a wish for your happiness.''
''I am an MRI Tech and I see the damage these
vaccines do. Doctors are not reporting the
link. People with no medical history, are
dying and facing debilitating sideffects.
Expect more problems in 3-5yrs, this
is how long effects take to show up,
but don't expect any links to the
vaccine to be shown and, since
the drug companies have
immunity... it really
Harry S. Truman:
''Experience has shown... how
deeply the 'seeds of war' are
planted by economic rivalry
and social injustice.''
Victor Bello Accioly:
“Political reform is important, but no reform will
be greater than promoting popular awareness.”
Alice Salomon, about pre-nazi Germany:
“On the one hand, it was touching how families
make survival possible, for themselves, in the
face of inflation, depression & unemployment
- how they work, do business, experience joy,
celebrate parties and worry about the future
of their children...
“On the other hand, it is shocking how dullness,
monotony, political ignorance, can arise, under
socially & economically narrow & unfavorable
''The petty person considers small goodness
as unbeneficial, and doesn't do it. He takes
small badness as unharmful, and doesn't
avoid it. Thus badness accumulates and
cannot be concealed, and crimes
become great and cannot be
''The beginning is always today.''
Frithjof Schuon said, in his early youth,
4 things always moved him profoundly:
“The holy, the great, the beautiful,
and the childlike”
''It's a failure of national vision when
you regard children as weapons,
and talents as materials you
can mine, assay, and
fabricate for profit
UNICEF's Eastern & Southern Africa
Regional Director, Mohamed Fall:
''Children and youth are continuing brave efforts to help make
the world a better place, from addressing injustice, to taking
climate action. I appeal to governments, leaders, teachers,
parents and communities, to join them: and push harder:
in fulfilling the promises we have made to them in the
UN Convention of the Rights of the Child. This
Convention, compels us -- to act in the best
interests of the world’s youngest citizens --
and this, must be a primary consideration,
at all times. The world needs to approach
it with that healthy dose of impatience,
that youth brings --- especially as
we’re seeing hard earned
Rabindranath Tagore FRAS:
''Beauty is truth's smile when
she beholds her own face in
a perfect mirror.''
''Those who kill their own children and discriminate
daily against them because of the colour of their
skin; those who let the murderers of blacks
remain free, protecting them, and further-
more... punishing the black population
because they demand their legitimate
rights as free men --- how can those
who do this... consider themselves
guardians of freedom?''
G. K. Chesterton:
''The cosmos is about the smallest hole
that a man can hide his head in.''
Dr. Haidar Abdul Shafi:
''And what do we tell the loved ones... of those killed
by army bullets? How do we answer the questions
and the fear in our children's eyes? For one out of
three Palestinian children under occupation has
been killed, injured, or detained in the past four
years. How can we explain to our children that
they are denied education... our schools, so
often closed by army fiat? Or why their life
is in danger --- for raising a flag in a land
where even children are killed or jailed?''
Dr. Haidar Abdul Shafi:
''As we speak, thousands of our brothers and sisters are
languishing in Israeli prisons and detention camps,
most detained without evidence, charge, or trial,
many cruelly mistreated and tortured in
interrogation, guilty only of seeking
freedom, or daring to defy the
occupation. We speak in
their name and we say:
set them free.''
''Every man has a good and a bad angel
attending on him in particular, all his
''Because we want the peace with half a heart
and half a life and will, the war, of course,
continues -- because the waging of war,
by its nature, is total - but the waging
of peace, by our own cowardice,
Joke by upjoke.com:
''What do you get, if you ask a politician
to tell 'the truth, the whole truth, and
nothing but the truth'?''
3 different answers.
"If you don't tell the truth, you can end up
with a pile of bodies, in a sea of blood."
"If any of you happen to see an injustice,
you are no longer a spectator, you are a
participant, and you have an obligation
to do something."
Graça Machel, Expert of the UN Secretary-General:
''Millions of children are caught up in conflicts
in which they are not merely bystanders,
''I don't know a more irreligious attitude,
one more utterly bankrupt of any
human content, than one which
permits children to be
''There's an aspect of human nature in which we want
to think we're better than somebody else. They're a
different colour. They speak a different language.
They have a different name for the Creator.
Whatever it is, that makes it okay for me
to hate them, to try to get some of their
land or some of their resources.''
Former US Secretary of State,
Madeleine Albright, Dec. 2005:
"It is unfair, that a single country possesses
territories such as Siberia and the Far East,
in which, a few states... may be installed."
Kojo Tovalou Houénou:
I am ignorant of the problem as a whole, otherwise I should
have presented it. But I shall content myself with giving you
a history of its successive phases in Europe --- and shall
content myself with telling you rapidly and briefly: that
the problem arose at the moment of the discovery of
America, when Europeans, intoxicated by glory,
adventure, and above all by rapine, sought to
conquer new territories which did not
belong to them.
They destroyed the aborigines - exterminated them! Then,
terrified at the void they had created around them, and
being themselves incapable of labour, they turned to
Africa, for workmen. It was Africa that furnished
contingents for penal labour... this Africa, with
whose unhappy history you are unacquainted
but which, some day... one of her sons will
outline for you in darts of fire, a monument
of shame, for that civilization, of which,
Without humanity, there is no civilization!
''As soon as men know that they can kill
without fear of punishment or blame,
they kill; or at least they encourage
killers, with approving smiles.''
''I think my government are fascists. I feel that if we don't
change from a society that worships money and power,
over to one that worships compassion and generosity,
there is no hope for human survival, this century.''
''Vital changes of policy have been
brought about by moral pressure.''
Nicholas Murray Butler:
"All the problems of the world
could be settled easily, if men
were only willing to think. The
trouble is that men very often
resort to all sorts of devices,
in order not to think -- since
thinking is such hard work"
F. Bacon’s scientific method
defined in ‘New Instrument’:
''Three main steps:
1st, a description of facts;
2nd, a tabulation or classification of those
facts, into three categories – instances of
the presence of the characteristic under
investigation, instances of its absence,
or instances of its presence in
3rd, the rejection of whatever appears,
in the light of these tables, not to be
connected with the phenomenon
under investigation, and the
determination of what is
connected with it."
''Medical professionals are a lot more comfortable
calling it 'depression', than calling it 'loneliness."'
''It is my deepest belief that only by giving our lives
do we find life. I am convinced that the truest act
of courage, the strongest act of manliness, is to
sacrifice ourselves for others, in a totally
non-violent struggle for justice.''
''The women of Sri Lanka have never been chattels,
never been in enforced servitude to the male sex.
Whatever ‘servitude’ we render, is voluntarily
undertaken, because there is a deep rooted
respect for the dual and different roles of
father and mother in our society.''
Thereza (from Coisa Mais Linda):
“You don’t realize how
strong you are, until
you have to be.”
''Everybody, my friend, everybody lives
for something better to come. That's
why we want to be considerate of
every man - Who knows what's
in him, why he was born and
what he can do?''
"The world has passed through a long night of tribulation
and suffering, millions of our fellow creatures have been
sacrificed to the demon of war; their blood has
saturated every plain and dyed every ocean.
But courage, friends, courage! The
darkness is ending, a new day
is dawning, and the future
''The people in Yemen should know
that Israel surrendered to Hamas
after Hamas fired 15 Rockets at
Dimona Nuclear Site that came
so close to hitting it,
Bi Bi Panicked.''
ZeroHedge, May 14th, 2021:
''Hamas Targets Israeli Oil And Nuclear Facilities
With Rocket Attacks. Hamas' militant wing, the
Al-Qassam Brigades, announced... earlier this
week that it is deliberately targeting Israel's
secretive Dimona nuclear reactor site,
known as the Shimon Peres Negev
Nuclear Research Centre, which
lies east of the Gaza Strip, far
into the Negev Desert.''
''It was on Wednesday that Qassam Brigade spokesmen
said they were "directing a rocket strike involving 15
rockets for Dimona" - and, since then, it appears
rockets have fallen generally in the southerly
area - but there's since been no reports of
direct hits anywhere on the complex, or
damage to the site.''
US magazine News-week:
"On Tuesday (May 11th), at least one rocket appeared
to score a direct hit, damaging an Ashkelon facility
connected to the Trans-Israel pipeline running
from the Mediterranean to the Red Sea."
"The military wing of Palestinian Islamist movement
Hamas has targeted Israel's nuclear facility, key oil
facilities and other sites across the country, amid
a violent escalation between the two sides."
Former Pfizer vice president and
chief scientific officer, Dr Yeadon:
''I know enough about biotechnology, to know that you can
easily create, shall we say, pathogens, which do not look
like they are related to what you have done. What’s even
more horrifying, is you can separate them in time, so an
injection which will later make you ill or kill you, can be
separated, by design, in time, from that event. So you
might die a year later of liver cancer or something...
and you would not connect that. And, if you can
imagine... making a smorgasbord of different
pathogens, so not everybody is going to die
of the same thing, you, literally, could do
away with big slices of the population,
if you want. And we could all be
running around like headless
chickens.This is an attempt
on global de-population.''
Huey P. Newton:
''I do not think that life will change for the better,
without an assault on the Establishment, which
goes on exploiting the wretched of the earth.''
''When we are really honest with ourselves,
we must admit: our lives are all that really
belong to us. So it is how we use our
lives, that determines the kind of
men we are.''
From 'Looking Backward' by Edward Bellamy:
''In the first place, it was firmly and sincerely believed
that there was no other way in which Society could
get along, except the many pulled at the rope and
the few rode, and not only this, but that no very
radical improvement was even possible, either
in the harness, the coach, the roadway, or the
distribution of the toil. It had always been
as it was, and it always would be so. It
was a pity, but it could not be helped,
and philosophy forbade wasting
compassion, on what was
''The nature of the economic system should be
a matter for public choice --- and free market
capitalism should not be accepted without
any discussion of the rich variety of
Túpac Amaru II:
"I have acted, only against the mentioned abuses, and to
preserve the peace and well-being of Indians, mestizos,
mambos, as well as native-born whites and blacks."
Alex Rubinstein, independent reporter:
''It’s important to remember that many of the early
leaders of NATO, were Nazis. To this day, NATO
has continued to support neo-Nazis in
countries like Ukraine, while NATO
states that hold permitted rallies
honoring Nazi collaborators...
are only just now cancelling
the marches, because of
the coronavirus, rather
than stopping the
Chinese idiom translated from Mandarin:
"Read till old and learn till old"
''Truth never was indebted to a lie.''
''You cannot define a person on just one thing.
You can't just forget all these wonderful and
good things a person has done, because
one thing didn't come off the way you
thought it should come off.''
Blogger, on an elderly Asian lady being kicked
viciously in the head... as watchers filmed it:
''The US has morally collapsed -- to the
level of animal survival instincts. This
is the result of decades of rampant
capitalism, consumerism, and
putting profits before people.
Only murdering sociopaths
would want to live there!''
May 13th, in Russia Today (RT):
''Russia, along with the US, is one
of only a handful of nations, that
recognizes Jerusalem as the
capital of Israel.''
“I never wonder to see men wicked,
but I often wonder to see them
From 'Looking Backward' by Edward Bellamy:
''The organization of society with you, was such, that
officials were under constant temptation to misuse
their power for the private profit of themselves, or
others. Under such circumstances, it seems
almost strange that you dared entrust
them with any of your affairs.''
''An honest man speaks the truth, though it may
give offence; a vain man, in order that it may.''
''I believe the more difficult the circumstances,
the more people will be inclined to trust those
in charge at the moment.''
''So, how did these rulers manage to maintain their power,
distributing surplus as they pleased, undisturbed by the
majority? By cultivating an ideology which caused the
majority to believe, deep in their hearts, that only
their rulers had the right to rule.''
''The least pain in our little finger, gives us
more concern and uneasiness, than
the destruction of millions of our
“Apart from my parents - every family member,
on both sides, was exterminated by the Nazis.”
The Zionists, indeed, learnt well from the
Nazis. So well, that it seems that their
morally repugnant treatment of the
Palestinians - and their attempts to
destroy Palestinian society within
Israel and the occupied territories
- reveals them as, basically, Nazis
with beards and black hats.”
''The care of human life and happiness, and
not their destruction, is the first and only
object of good government.''
''The mainstream media are keeping the general public
ignorant of the possibility of, and dire necessity for...
detente. We are meant to take it as a given, that the
only option available, is to continue increasing
aggressions with these two nuclear powers.
This is a lie, and it is insane. Detente
absolutely is an option. We do not
''need'', to keep risking all life on
earth with this psychotic game
of nuclear Russian roulette,
every day, just because a
few powerful sociopaths
have decided the US
empire must retain
''I'm proud to have lied. Lying under torture isn't easy.
In the face of torture, a person with dignity lies.
Enduring torture is very difficult ... The pain is
unbearable; you can not imagine how painful.
I am proud to have lied, because I saved my
comrades from the same torture and
''We have it in our power to
begin the world over again.''
''Americans need to understand the
significance of having their civil
liberties dismantled. It doesn't
just affect terrorists and
foreigners, it affects
''If you allow one single germ, one single
seed of slavery to remain in the soil of
America... that germ will spring up,
that noxious weed will thrive, and
again, stifle the growth, wither
the leaves, blast the flowers,
and poison the fair fruits
Charles Edward Russell:
"As the Standard Oil article in the Atlantic became the
armory of every person willing to fight for industrial
freedom, so Wealth Against Commonwealth in later
years became the great storehouse of information
to which numbers of able campaigners habitually
resorted for their facts. Probably millions of men
read or heard Mr. Lloyd's ideas... without being
aware of the real authorship. But I judge that
with this condition, he was well content.
No man ever entered such a fight with
a smaller share of personal vanity to
gratify... He desired that his country-
men should be informed of existing
conditions, but not that he himself
should gain fame or rewards."
Mohamad Safa, a Lebanese diplomat:
"If the U.S. saw what the U.S. is doing
in the U.S., the U.S. would invade the
U.S. to liberate the U.S. from the
tyranny of the U.S."
“I always try to find the good in people.
They will show the bad, themselves.”
April 28th, 2021, Sergey Lavrov:
''I cannot speak and make guesses on behalf of
the Ukrainian party & the President of Ukraine
Vladimir Zelensky, because, by all indications,
his main goal is to stay in power. He is ready
to pay any price, such as pandering to neo-
Nazis and ultra-radicals, who continue to
brand the Donbass self-defence fighters
''Instead of fearing to be held to account, like the
Nazis were at Nuremberg, America’s tyrants face
no such international prosecutions whatsoever.
Only good leaders become assassinated in
America. The Deep State gets rid of them.
Today’s American Government, is clearly
fascist - and not like Franco was fascist
but like Hitler, Mussolini, and Hirohito
were fascist: imperialistic fascists.''
US president, John Tyler:
''Our wise men flattered us into the adoption
of the banking system, under the idea that
boundless wealth would result from the
Nicholas Murray Butler:
"The US is in sore need today of an aristocracy
of intellect and service. Because such an
aristocracy does not exist in the popular
consciousness; we are bending the
knee to the golden calf of money"
Kojo Tovalou Houénou:
''Without humanity there is no civilization!''
''All the world says: 'yes, we know what’s written
in the books, but now let’s see what our eyes
tell us'. For time is short and the unknown
surrounds us; and it isn't enough just to
live unthinking and happy, calmly
bearing oppression.. and only
learning wisdom with age.''
Carlos Saavedra Lamas:
''War, implies a lack of comprehension
of mutual national interests; it means
the undermining -- and even the end --
UN Secretary-General António Guterres:
''We must act decisively to protect our planet
from both the coronavirus & the existential
threat of climate disruption.''
“The really magical things are the ones that happen
right in front of you. A lot of the time you keep
looking for beauty, but it is already there.
If you look with a bit more intention,
you see it.”
''Competition, which is the instinct of selfishness, is another
word for the dissipation of energy;- while combination, is
the secret of efficient production; and not until the idea
of increasing the individual hoard, gives place to the
idea of increasing the common stock, can industrial
combination be realized, and the acquisition of
wealth, really begin.''
''Whoever meddles in a quarrel not his own
is like one who takes a passing dog by
the ears. ''
''The fortunes of the entire world, may well ride
on the ability of young Americans.. to face the
responsibilities of an old America, gone mad.''
James Madison Jr.:
''Knowledge will forever govern ignorance;
and a people who mean to be their own
governors, must arm themselves with
the power which knowledge gives.''
CIA's John Brennan:
''The only language
is a bleeding nose.''
''As great edifices collapse of their own weight,
so Heaven sets a similar limit to the growth of
''There has never been a time on Earth like we see today.
What we need are more ways to experience our inter-
connectedness - it is a precursor to deep love. So,
in this quickening light, with the dawn of each
new day, let us look for love. Let us no longer
struggle. Let us ever become.. who we most
want to be. As we begin to be who we truly
are, the world will be a better place.''
The first step in the evolution of ethics,
is a sense of solidarity with other
Writer Whitney Webb:
“What they want, is for you to get used to
the idea of ratting out your neighbours.”
''Those who profess outrageous zeal for the liberty
and prosperity of their country, and at the same
time infringe her laws, affront her religion
and debauch her people, are but
''If you attend, only behave like a man wishing to
expand his knowledge and seeking a higher
reward from God. Do not act like a man
content with what he holds... who is
waiting for a 'weakness' (from some-
one) to criticize (it or him), or for an
oddity to raise. This will be acting
like vile people, who have never
''The noblest principle in our nature, is the regard to
general justice, and that good-will which embraces
all the world.''
''We may recall that ...Winston Churchill authorized
the use of chemical weapons "against recalcitrant
Arabs as an experiment," denouncing the
"squeamishness" of those who objected
to him "using poisoned gas against
uncivilised tribes," mainly Kurds,
a policy he strongly favoured,
expecting that it "would
spread a lively terror."
''For England itself, he had somewhat different plans.
As Home Secretary in 1910 he had secretly proposed
sterilization of 100,000 "mental degenerates" and the
dispatch of tens of thousands of others to state-run
labour camps so as to save the "British race" from
inevitable decline if its "inferior" members are
allowed to breed, ideas that were within the
bounds of enlightened opinion of the day,
but have been kept secret in Home
Office files because of their
after they were
taken up by
''Power does not corrupt... What it does
do, however, is attract the corruptible.''
''Reports in the '90s, before the non-stop post 911 era
shut down decent scientific social studies, proved
that abusers are attracted to jobs like cops,
teachers, doctors, nurses, social workers
and banking... and anywhere money is
handled, such as benefits offices and
AP departments\treasury, passport
offices, DMV and information
Dmitry Kozak, President Vladimir Putin’s
deputy chief of staff --- who is Ukrainian:
“I support those assessments that exist within Ukraine,
that the start of hostilities is the beginning of the end
for the country. This is a self-inflicted shot, a shot
not in the leg, but in the temple.”
Seymour Hersh, honest US writer:
''The day after 9/11, we should have gone to Russia.
We did the one thing that George Kennan warned
us never to do - to expand NATO too far.''
James Otis Jr.:
''What must be the wealth that
avarice, aided by power,
John Cruddas, British MP:
''Labour has broken its covenant
with the working class.''
''You pray for good health and a body that will be
strong in old age. Good - but your rich foods
block God's answer and tie his hands.''
''Vision is the art of seeing
what is invisible to others.''
''The only pathway to avoiding the collapse of the financial
system & a thermonuclear war, is to be found in imposing
Natural Law, vigorously, upon the claimed “debts” which
Wall Street, & the City of London, wishes to have bailed
out. The expression of this Natural Law takes the form
of the restoration of Glass-Steagall laws across the
trans-Atlantic economies - eliminating the $1.5
quadrillion debt bomb, before it explodes - and
returning to the principles of national banking
for all countries. Under such a reform, and by
joining in common interest with other states
in the Eurasian zone --- a commitment to
progress and security can be realized,
and such poisonous agendas as the
Great Reset, can be avoided.''
Thaddeus Stevens, US House of Representatives:
''I wish the Indians had newspapers of their own.
If they had -- you would have horrible pictures of
the cold-blooded murders of inoffensive Indians.''
Nicholas Murray Butler:
''The world is divided into three kinds of people:
A very small group that makes things happen;
a somewhat larger group that watches things
happen; and a great multitude that never
knows what has happened.''
''I think, it would be a far greater
world if people were kinder and
more respectful to each other.''
This, from The Australian, the Murdoch
owned national newspaper of Australia:
“Zhao is a piss and wind functionary --- a bureaucrat
perfectly suited to serving a totalitarian government.
Wolf warrior? More a propaganda panda. Think of
Squealer from George Orwell’s ‘Animal Farm’, the
obsequious manipulator, who, at the behest of
his master, Napoleon, spreads disinformation
throughout the socialist collective to bolster
the supremacy of his fellow pigs.”
''Three Australian PM's who sought better tries with Asia
were ousted with the help of the US & UK. Those who
obediently follow the US are rewarded with lucrative
positions brokered by the US.''
''The man who has sufficient power over himself
to wait until his nature has recovered its even
balance, is the truly wise man, but such
beings are seldom met with.''
''Evolution is what it is. The upper classes have
always died out; it's one of the most charming
things about them.''
On the West's terror on China, Finian Cunningham:
''Due to the 2-decade-old US-led war in Afghanistan
there has been a serious problem for the Chinese
authorities - from the radicalization of the Uyghur
population. Thousands of fighters from Xinjiang
have trained with the Taliban in Afghanistan, &
taken their “global jihad” to Syria, and Central
Asian countries. It's their stated objective: to
return to Xinjiang & liberate it as a caliphate
of East Turkestan, separate from China.''
Top French Military Commander
Colonel Jacques Hogard:
''This NATO aggression against Serbia over Kosovo in
1999, constitutes a violation of international law, a
violation of respect for the sovereignty of States,
a violation of intangible respect of borders.''
''Example is not the main thing
in influencing others. It is the
In 1787, Virginia governor, Edmund Randolph:
“Our chief danger, arises from the democratic
parts of our constitutions.”
"The best argument against democracy
is a five-minute conversation with the
'Reply from average voter:
''Talk about the pot
calling the kettle black.''
Reply from woke US person:
''Excuse me but the correct
term now is Kettle of Color.''
Reply from average voter:
''Excuse me, but the 'correct'
term now, is kettle of colour,
but I prefer to keep it black.''
Charles W Pickering:
"A healthy democracy requires a decent society;
it requires that we are honorable, generous,
tolerant and respectful."
Huey P. Newton:
''During those long years in Oakland public schools,
I didn't have one teacher who taught me anything
relevant to my own life, or experience. Not one
instructor ever awoke in me a desire to learn
more or to question or to explore the worlds
of literature, science, and history. All they
did was try to rob me of the sense of my
own uniqueness and worth, and, in the
process, nearly killed my urge to
“And who knows what Romance, what Adventure, what Love,
is lurking around the next turn of the road, ready to leap out
on us, if we’ll only travel that far?”
Huey P. Newton:
''I think what motivates people is not great
hatred, but great love... for other people.''
Putin, in his January 27th 2021 Davos speech:
''We are ready for this, we want this, and we will strive
to make this happen. But love is impossible, if it is
declared only by one side. It must be mutual.''
“I am aware of myself. And, of course, the only things
that are aware of themselves and conscious of their
individuality, are irritated eyes, cut fingers, sore
teeth. A healthy eye, finger, tooth, might as
well not even be there. Isn't it clear that
individual consciousness is
''Since Luther, we have been living
in a centrifugal movement, in a
wild individualism, where all
ties of love and affection
have been loosened...''
In his book, Killing Hope, author and journalist William Blum:
''The United States remains committed to its all- too- familiar
policy of establishing and/or supporting the most vile
tyrannies in the world, whose outrages against their
own people confront us daily in the pages of our
newspapers: brutal massacres; systematic,
sophisticated torture; public whippings;
soldiers and police firing into crowds;
government supported death squads;
tens of thousands of disappeared
persons; extreme economic
''The security of which we speak, is to be attained
by the development of international law, through
an international organization, based on the
principles of law and justice.''
Professor, S. Eastern Norway University, Glenn Diesen:
''Liberal hegemony as a value-based international order
contradicts the concept of a rules-based order. A rules
-based system infers the consistent application of
international law, while a values-based system
endows the liberal hegemon with the
prerogative of a selective and
of international laws
An editor at Russia in Global Affairs journal, Glenn Diesen:
''The West will insist on maintaining that liberal hegemony
- due to a commitment and belief in liberal values, among
elites (although that is no longer uniform) - while Russia
and China will reject a value-based system instrumental
to imposing an untenable unipolar order. There is no
going back, as the world has moved on, although
the West is not yet ready to move forward.''
''Men are anxious to improve their circumstances,
but are unwilling to improve themselves; they
therefore, remain bound.''
''The only way into truth, is through
one's own annihilation; through
dwelling, for a long time, in a
state of extreme and total
Gamal Abdel Nasser:
“The age of isolation is gone. And gone are the days
in which barbed wire served as demarcation lines,
separating and isolating countries from one
another. No country can escape looking
beyond its boundaries, to find the
source of the currents which
influence how it can live
''Among individuals, as among nations,
respect for the rights of others,
“Historically... pandemics have forced humans to
break with the past & imagine their world anew.
This one is no different. It is a portal, a gate-
way, between one world and the next.”
Gabriel García Márquez:
''It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams
because they grow old, they grow old because
they stop pursuing dreams.''
"He that would make his own liberty secure, must
guard even his enemy from oppression; for, if he
violates this duty, he establishes a precedent,
that will reach to himself."
''Two weeks to Flatten the Curve,
they said. This is a long
''You will not hear one doctor say,
an apple a day keeps the doctor
''All the vested interests, and people who profit by war,
will, with the journals they control, resolutely oppose
any reduction of armaments.''
''I’ll tell you what freedom is to me. No fear!''
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan:
"Today’s world is travelling in some strange direction.
You see that the world is going toward destruction
and violence. And the speciality of violence, is to
create hatred among people, and fear. I am a
believer in non-violence, and I say, that no
peace or tranquillity will descend upon
the people of the world, until non-
violence is practiced, because
non-violence is love, and it
stirs courage in people."
''It is no measure of health -- to be well-
adjusted to a profoundly sick society.''
“Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached.”
In 2014, after US sanctions on Russia's space
industry, the then deputy PM, Dmitry Rogozin:
''The US should use a trampoline
to send its astronauts to space.''
In 2020, after a SpaceX launch, Elon Musk:
“The trampoline is working!”
Now, chief of Russia's Space Agency,
Roscosmos, in 2021, Dmitry Rogozin:
“Apparently, the trampoline
only works so-so.”
Proverbs 24:17 New King James Version:
Do not rejoice when your enemy falls,
And do not let your heart be glad
when he stumbles;
“The first time it was reported that our friends were
being butchered, there was a cry of horror. Then a
hundred were butchered. But when a thousand
were butchered and there was no end to the
butchery, a blanket of silence spread.
When evil-doing comes like falling
rain, nobody calls out "stop!"
“Enlightenment --- is getting off
your tail and doing something.”
''This other war, the war on the destruction of natural assets,
is one that will never be finished. Our weakness in this vast
war is largely ignorance --- that most of our citizens do not
realize what is going on under their very feet.''
“The way individuals live together: the truth of each individual
is only the truth of his own narrow perspective. The entirety
of mankind and of human qualities is always seen through
a prism, where its colours are broken. Observation is so
utterly different from experience; there is no hope of
fusing their contradictions, as the I and the not I
have been foes, from the world's beginning.”
''I have witnessed the tremendous energy
of the masses. On this foundation, it is
possible to accomplish any task
“I think it’s about time we stop... apologizing for
our support for Israel... It is the best $3 billion
investment we make. Were there not an
Israel, the United States of America
would have to invent an Israel,
to protect her (sic) interests
in the region.”
''Bullies, oppressors, and all men who do violence
to the rights of others are guilty, not only of their
own crimes, but also of the corruption they
bring into the hearts of their victims.''
Boris Gryzlov, Russia's Contract Group delegation
head, regarding Donbass becoming part of Russia:
[Kiev's actions are] "absolutely irresponsible
and aggressive." [and] "set themselves up
for its certain implementation."
Eva Bartlett, Canadian independent journalist,
& activist. Reach her on Twitter @EvaKBartlett:
''Western media have, predictably, remained silent
on Ukraine's crimes, painting the defenders of
Donbass as “pro-Russian separatists” - with
no context as to what people in Donbass
actually want. From what I heard there,
all they want, is autonomy from the
criminal government in Ukraine
and, above all, an end to
''The way to get good ideas
is to get lots of ideas - and
throw the bad ones away.''
''My way of joking, is to tell the truth.
That's the funniest joke in the world.''
Peter De Vries:
''Everybody hates me because
I'm so universally liked.''
Angela Walker, about Joe Biden:
“Well, I worked for him and I can tell you
he is incompetent and in it for power,
the compassion image is
''Now, truth’s a funny trip, because if you really up and
try to do it, there’s going to be some resistance. If you
are going to try to speak some truth, there’s going to
be somebody around who’s got a hand in the till or a
skeleton in their closet, or an ace up their sleeve,
or some extra ego in their back pocket.... who is
not going to want you to talk. There are various
ways that they’ll try to keep you from talking,
and you have to pay attention to them. If you
start to say something that’s true, insist on
saying it until you’re finished saying it.
Do not let yourself be interrupted
when you are speaking truth,
because it cheapens the
truth, to let it be
''It is also possible to be a pain in the rear about truth,
or anything else. I have been helped sometimes by
an old yogic saying, “Truth is good, but it also
needs to be helpful, necessary, and kind.”''
''Senators undertake to disturb us.. by reminding us of
the possibility of large numbers swarming from China;-
but the answer to all this is very obvious & very simple.
If the Chinese come here they will come for citizenship
or merely for labour. If they come for citizenship, then,
in this desire, do they give a pledge of loyalty to our
institutions; and where is the peril in such vows?
They are peaceful & industrious;- how can
their citizenship be the occasion
Zbigniew Brzezinski, in 1970:
“The technotronic era involves the gradual appearance
of a more controlled society. Such a society would be
dominated by an elite, unrestrained by traditional
values. Soon it will be possible to assert almost
continuous surveillance over every citizen and
maintain up-to-date complete files containing
even the most personal information about
the citizen. These files will be subject to
instantaneous retrieval by
George Thomas "Mickey" Leland:
''I am as much a citizen of the world, as I am of this country.
To hell with those people who are critical of what I am able
to do, to help save people’s lives.... I don’t mean to sound
hokey, but I grew up on the Christian ethic, which says
we are supposed to help the least of our brothers.''
Hazrat Inayat Khan:
''It is not meant at all that people should be able to
perform wonders or miracles;- it is only intended
that they should live a fuller life & become real
human beings... in order to bring about better
conditions in the world. What do we want?..
We want human beings. It is not necessary
that everyone should become religious, or
exceedingly pious, or too good to live. We
want wise men in business, in politics, in
education, in all walks of life; those who
do not live only on the surface and
those who do not believe only in
matter, but who see life, both
within & without. It is such
souls, who will produce
beauty; it is such souls
who will harmonize the
world... who will bring
about the conditions
we need today.''
Prince Philip of Mountbatten in a 1988 interview::
“The more people there are, the more resources
they will consume, the more pollution they will
create, the more fighting they will do. We have
no option.... If it is not controlled voluntarily, it
will be controlled involuntarily, by an increase
in disease, starvation and war. In the event
that I am reincarnated, I would like to
return as a deadly virus, in order to
contribute something to solve
Dr Richard Price:
''What has the love of their country hitherto been
among mankind? What has it been but a love of
domination; a desire of conquest, and a thirst
for grandeur and glory, by extending territory,
and enslaving surrounding countries? What
has it been but a blind and narrow principle,
producing in every country a contempt of
other countries, and forming men into
combinations and factions against
their common rights and liberties?
''What was the love of their country among the Jews,
but a wretched partiality to themselves and a proud
contempt of all other nations? What was the love of
their country among the old Romans? We have
heard much of it; but I cannot hesitate in
saying that, however great it appeared
in some of its exertions... it was, in
general, no better than a principle
--- holding together a band of
robbers, in their attempts
to crush all liberty,
but their own.''
''If the freedom of speech is taken away
then dumb and silent we may be led,
like sheep to the slaughter.''
World tennis champion Novak
Djokovic's dad, Srdjan Djokovic:
"All normal people in the world love him.
Have you ever wondered why he plays
best in China? He feels love there, real
love – something he is not allowed to
experience in the west. In the west
they think that only they exist, but
they are only a fifth of the world.
The western media... have only
focused on Federer and Nadal,
and didn't pay any attention
to Novak. That was the
only way to stop him.''
“Just to tell you a small story, I first practiced with
Novak when I was 500 or 600 in the world. He was
already number one and had just won Wimbledon.
I thought, ‘OK, he’s not going to speak to me'
- because the guy was a god for me. I was
really shy, [but] he was talking to me like
I was a friend. He’s never changed - he’s
always been a great sport, and a great
friend. He’s a great guy.”
''What a miracle life is, and how alike are
all souls, when they send their roots
down deep and meet and are one!''
CEO of Pento Portfolio Strategies, Michael Pento:
“What is going to happen when the multiple trillions of dollars
in junk bonds, that have been pushed to the lowest yields to
treasuries ever, the lowest nominal yields ever, blow up?
The entire fixed income market, which is exponentially
bigger than GameStop, is about to blow, due to
insolvency and inflation. Watch out!”
Ella Josephine Baker:
“One of the things that has to be faced, is the process of waiting
to change the system - how much we have got to do - to find out
who we are, where we have come from and where we're going.”
''Nothing is nearer to us than heaven.
The earth is beneath our feet, and
we tread upon it, but heaven is
''Enter Hadi - “empire’s man”, as Blumi puts it. Vice President
under Saleh, for almost two decades, Hadi... was a reliable
regime stooge, but without Saleh’s growing impertinence.
Ordained by the priesthood of global capital, his official
mandate was to embark on a process of 'reconciliation'
and prepare the country for elections. Instead, he made
a deal with the Muslim Brotherhood, which allowed him
to sideline the country’s two main popular movements
- Ansar Allah in the north, and Hirak, the separatist
movement in the South - and proceeded to steam-
roller the country into membership of the WTO.
''This process required the usual - long discredited – “shock
therapy”, of unrestrained privatization. Hadi immediately
privatized 11 of the 12 main sectors of the economy,
with 78 of 160 “subsectors” listed for immediate
“liberalization”. At the same time, he exposed
Yemen’s private sector to instant “free market”
competition from global multinationals, costing
thousands of jobs. In other words, says Blumi,
Hadi “proceeded to literally sell off Yemen, to
Saudi and Qatari interests...under no legal or
electoral pressure, Hadi’s government was
the ideal vehicle to plunder Yemen”.
Sayyed Nasrallah to Israelis:
''Stop Playing with Fire, We
are in the Resistance Era.''
''Even crushed against his brother in the
Tube, the average Englishman pretends
desperately, that he is alone.''
Ramiro Funez, political commentator:
''The illusion known as the "American Dream" has been unveiled.
The year 2020, which is symbolic of clear vision, has exposed
the multiple and interconnected crises bringing down the US
empire. The house of cards is crumbling before our own eyes.
Poverty and unemployment... are skyrocketing. Homelessness
is rising. Police killings & foreign occupations are intensifying.
the infrastructure is crumbling. Meanwhile, the United States -
the richest and most powerful country on the planet - has the
highest COVID-19 infection and death rates. To top it off, the
myth that true political change in the US comes from the
ballot box, is being dispelled. Election season calamity,
a symptom of growing political instability, is rocking
the foundations of the so-called "American Dream",
like an earthquake. Millions of immigrant families
(including my own) are now realizing that the
United States is a crumbling empire. If
we want futures marked by peace &
prosperity, we should not look to
Washington and Wall Street.
We should look to Tehran,
Beijing, and Caracas.''
Edmond François Valentin About:
''Marriage, in life, is like a
duel in the midst of a battle.''
"Don't ever blame the Jews for the evil deeds of Zionists;
they are not the same people. The Jews walk with God,
and the Zionists walk with the Devil."
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov:
“Those people who are responsible for foreign policy
in the West do not understand the need for mutually
respectful conversation. Probably, we should just
stop communicating with them for a while.”
''Faith is no good in the absence of strength.
Faith and strength, both are essential to
accomplish any great work.''
''The use of science in the practice of virtue, is
considerable: the man who knows the beauty
of virtue, will follow it, however possible.
Knowing the evil of wrong, he will avoid it,
however possible. He listens to worthy
praise, and keeps his distance from
From this, it is derived that science has a
part in every virtue, and that ignorance
has a part in every vice.
A man who is illiterate and who still
practices virtue, must be extremely
pure, a virtuous being.
This is the state of Prophets, because
God conveyed goodness to them,
without them acquiring it
''The worst illiterate is the political illiterate,
he doesn’t hear, doesn’t speak, nor
participates in political events....
He doesn’t know the cost of life,
the price of a bean, of a fish, of
the flour, of the rent, of the
shoes and of the medicine,
all of which, depends on
''The political illiterate is so stupid, that he is proud
and swells his chest, saying that he hates politics.
The imbecile doesn’t know that, from his political
ignorance, is born the prostitute, the abandoned
child, and, the worst thieves of all, the bad
politicians, the corrupted flunkies of the
national and multinational companies.”
''Suspicion, is the companion of mean
souls, and the bane of all good society.''
“I, too, am beginning to feel an immense need
to become a savage and create a new world.”
Robert Norton Noyce:
''If ethics are poor at the top, that behaviour
is copied down through the organization.''
Malcolm Kendrick, doctor, author
and GP in the NHS in England:
''During January, it has been reported, more than 450 people
were catching Covid-19 every day while in hospital in
England for other medical reasons. Which means
that, over the course of the month, nearly one
in 10 people in hospital were infected.
One in 10… 10 percent...
''This figure is also likely to be significantly underestimated.
My own experience is that hospital managers are
extremely keen to find any possible explanation
for a positive test, other than that their patient
caught it while in hospital. They must have
got it at home, or in the ambulance, or in
a care home, etc.''
"When fascism comes to America
it will be wrapped in the flag
and carrying a cross."
Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan:
"The British feared a nonviolent Pashtun more than a
violent one. All the horrors the British perpetrated
on the Pashtuns had only one purpose:
to provoke them to violence."
Blogger, replying to Biden's speech claiming
US ''moral leadership'' of the whole world:
‘moral leadership & defend democracy’....
It's not April yet, and this fool is cracking
jokes... But it was a funny one: "moral
& democracy" - Haaaaaaaaaaaa.
''I ask the political economists and the moralists
if they have ever calculated the number of
individuals who must be condemned to
misery, overwork, demoralisation,
degradation, rank ignorance,
and utter penury, in
order to produce
one rich man.''
''When once a certain class of people
has been placed by the temporal
and spiritual authorities outside
the ranks of those whose life
has value --- then nothing
comes more naturally
to men than murder.''
''Recently CBS asked what US citizens
think is the biggest threat to the USA.
57% of those surveyed, named other
people in the US. Only 7% think that
the biggest threat is other states.''
Dr. Thomas M. Lister:
''The only country that stands in the way of their goal of a
Zionist Rothschild's New World Order, is Russia; & that's
because President Vladimir Putin, is her leader. Should
President Putin be removed from power, what Zionists
have done to the US & the Middle East, they will then
do to Mother Russia, because real Jews & Christians
within Russia, will not have the power to stop them.''
''The negligence of a few could easily send a ship to the
bottom, but if it has the wholehearted co-operation of
all on board, it can be safely brought to port.''
Franklin D. Roosevelt:
''If civilization is to survive, we must cultivate the science
of human relationships - the ability of all peoples, of all
kinds, to live together, in the same world at peace.''
''Our life is our own to-day, to-morrow you will be dust,
a shade, and a tale that is told. Live mindful of death;
the hour flies.''
“There is no sin so great as
ignorance. Remember this.”
''He who could have been a torch
& stoops to being a pair of jaws
is a deserter.''
''Everything has been said before... but since
nobody listens, we have to keep going back
and beginning all over again.''
''Some people are surprised that the Republicans are waging a war
on women, or that they voted against equal pay for women. I'm not
surprised at all. In some ways, it may be a good thing. They're
defending the patriarchy, which is a wounded beast! And
wounded beasts are always dangerous.''
Sir Gerald Kaufman, UK MP, after visiting Gaza in 2009:
"My grandmother was ill in bed, when the Nazis came to her
home town. A German soldier shot her dead in her bed. My
grandmother did not die to provide cover for Israeli soldiers
murdering Palestinian grandmothers in Gaza. The present
Israeli government ruthlessly and cynically exploits the
continuing guilt from gentiles over the slaughter of
Jews in the Holocaust, as a justification for their
murder of Palestinians."
''Corbyn's labour was a threat to certain people
and it has been dealt with. Starmer and the
blairites now own the party.
I wonder what Hardie and Bevan might have said
if someone told them that, in 2020, their labour
party would be governed by a right wing,
titled, millionaire zionist.......
And Labour keep sending me emails
begging for money....... hahahahaha''
Arnon Soffer, adviser to PM Ariel Sharon in
2004, said, of the "Palestinian problem":
"We will have to kill and kill
and kill. All day, every day."
Syrian President Bashar Assad to Syria's press in 2019:
''All US presidents commit crimes and end up taking the
Nobel Prize and appear as a defender of human rights
& the ‘unique’ & ‘brilliant’ US or Western principles,
but all they are, is a group of criminals who only
represent the interests of the USA's lobbies of
large corporations in weapons, oil & others.
Trump speaks with transparency to say,
'We want the oil.' I tell you, he [Trump]
is the best US president. Why? Not
because his policies are good.. but
because he's the most transparent
US president. What do we want...
more than a transparent foe?”
A guy goes in to see a psychologist.
He says, "It seems I can't make any
friends. Can you help me, you
As the Chinese say farewell to Donald,
the most common words and phrases
under the Global Times posts include:
''Destruction, dishonest, selfish, populism,
McCarthyism, unilateralism, protectionism,
anti-globalization, untrustworthy, messy,
crazy, arrogant, uncertainty, low-credit,
funny, laughable, gravedigger of US
hegemony, and enemy to pro-US
Martin Luther King Jr.:
''It is either nonviolence or nonexistence and the alternative
to disarmament, the alternative to a greater suspension in
nuclear tests, the alternative to strengthening the United
Nations and thereby disarming the whole world, may
well be a civilization plunged into the abyss of
Frank B. Kellogg:
''It is idle to say that nations can struggle to outdo each
other in building armaments and never use them.
History demonstrates the contrary, and we
have but to go back to the last war, to
see the appalling effect of nations
competing in great armaments.''
Patrice Lumumba wrote to his wife
and children days before his death
after the CIA and Belgian torture:
"No brutality, mistreatment or torture has broken me
because I prefer to die with my head held high, with
unshakable faith and deep trust in the future of my
country, than to live in submission and trampling
on sacred principles."
Martin Luther King Jr.:
''It is not enough, to say we must not wage war.
It is necessary to love peace and sacrifice for it.''
''There are a hundred thousand people with COVID in
hospitals in the United States. And this is presented
as a disaster. I'm sorry, but it's not a disaster, it's
a disgrace. One hundred thousand patients, in a
country of 350 million, is not a disaster, it is a
very low figure. How poor the American health
care system is, if they treat people in tents. It
is a shame and disgrace. My naive hope for a
pandemic, was that governments would start
paying more attention to strengthening their
national health systems. That's logical, isn't
it ? For decades, we have seen the decline
in the number of hospitals, beds per capita
and so on... We almost don't know what
quality medical care is, especially free
of charge. We see the same situation
all over the world. The pandemic has
struck. & governments continue to
increase military budgets and cut
funding for health systems. They
are ready to lose a huge part of
the budget due to lockdowns...
but still do not care about their
health systems. What nonsense!
And we see it in every country.
People, instead of using the
situation to demand improve-
ments in the national health
system, are obsessed with
or scared to death
by the virus.''
Richard Horton, editor of the Lancet and
author of 'The COVID-19 Catastrophe':
“Workers have been bullied and forced to see patients
who clearly have or are suspected of having Covid-19
- without PPE. When they raise concerns, they are
belittled or threatened. It’s horrifying to see the
lack of concern by some NHS management.”
Sylvia Townsend Warner:
“Truth has beauty, power, and necessity.”
“If you must break the law, do it to
seize power: in all other cases,
''It is the prime responsibility of every citizen to feel that
his country is free, and to defend its freedom is his duty.''
''Leaving America is like losing twenty
pounds, and finding a new girlfriend.''
German Foreign Minister, Herr Maas:
“We do not need to talk about European sovereignty
if it means that, in the future, we will only do every-
thing Washington wants. The federal government
will not change its position on Nord Stream 2.”
Top French Military Commander,
Colonel Jacques Hogard:
''Europe Died When NATO Illegally
Ripped Out Serbia's Heart in 1999''
“Aren’t we forgetting the true meaning of
Christmas. You know, the birth of Santa?”
''I grew up with a deep belief that, wherever
our troops fought, they were on the side of
the angels. I took every chance I could, to
meet with US soldiers. I talked with them
and read the books they gave me about
the war. I decided I needed to return to
my country and join with them -- active
duty soldiers and Vietnam Veterans in
particular -- to try and end the war.''
''A union which is not based on justice,
on human rights and realism
is no real unity and
will not last...''
''What we view in the media - and who presents it to us -
does so much to determine how we think, how we feel
about ourselves, and how we view the world.''
Frank B. Kellogg:
''Certain it is, that a great responsibility rests upon the statesmen
of all nations, not only to fulfill the promises for a reduction in
armaments, but to maintain the confidence of the people
of the world, in the hope of an enduring peace.''
Ella Josephine Baker:
“Until the killing of black men, black mothers' sons, becomes
as important to the rest of the country as the killing of a white
mother's sons, we who believe in freedom, cannot rest, until
Character in US film The Day After (1983):