The United States Became ‘Starship Troopers’ in Less Than a Month

We initially thought that economic suicide brought about by medical martial law (the Bill Gates-approved antidote to COVID-19) would anger many Americans once they realized that they’re still going to die from heart disease, diabetes or opioid binges. Now we are not so sure. Tens of millions of Americans are rushing to enlist in the … Continue reading “The United States Became ‘Starship Troopers’ in Less Than a Month”

BBC Explains We’re Having a Total Shutdown So 80-Year Olds Can Still Die Just Not With Coronavirus

BBC: Imperial College London modelling, used to inform government, has suggested 500,000 could have died by August in the UK if the virus was left to rip through the population. It also warned the government’s previous strategy to slow the spread by asking those with symptoms to self-isolate and shield the most vulnerable could have … Continue reading “BBC Explains We’re Having a Total Shutdown So 80-Year Olds Can Still Die Just Not With Coronavirus”

To Swedes, It’s the Rest of the World Engaging in a Reckless Experiment

Now and again, my wife asks if it’s worth getting Swedish passports for our children. She has never got around to seeking British citizenship and I try to tell her that she’d better get her skates on before Home Secretary Priti Patel comes around asking for her papers. But the kids: how would a Swedish passport … Continue reading “To Swedes, It’s the Rest of the World Engaging in a Reckless Experiment”

A New York Woman Was Arrested for Failing to Socially Distance. She Spent the Next 36 Hours in a Cell With 20 Others

New York City police officers arrested three people in Brooklyn over the weekend after they allegedly “failed to maintain social distancing,” court documents reviewed by The Intercept show. The three inpiduals appear to be among the first in the city to be arrested over the Covid-19 mitigation measures — despite city officials promising that those … Continue reading “A New York Woman Was Arrested for Failing to Socially Distance. She Spent the Next 36 Hours in a Cell With 20 Others”

Trump Admin Said to Brace for 100-240K US Covid Deaths. Scientist They Cited Has No Clue Where They Got the Number

Editor’s note: The White House claims their numbers are based on “five or six” different models. The creator of one of them (albeit not of the most influential one), Jeffrey Shaman of Columbia University says there is no way his work can support their prediction. Other experts are asking how they arrived at the figures … Continue reading “Trump Admin Said to Brace for 100-240K US Covid Deaths. Scientist They Cited Has No Clue Where They Got the Number”

Landlocked North American Oil Producers Are Selling Oil at Under $10 a Barrel

Oil markets are in pain. Demand has plummeted, with about three billion people under lockdown just as the world faces a historic supply glut. The world’s crude storage, meanwhile, is filling fast, from underground caverns to rail cars and tankers. For landlocked producers, that hardly matters: Some are already paying customers to take their oil … Continue reading “Landlocked North American Oil Producers Are Selling Oil at Under $10 a Barrel”

Russia Sent the US Sanctioned Ventilators in Medical Aid Flight

Machine translated from Russian: US President Donald Trump on March 30, following a telephone conversation with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, said that Russia had sent a plane to the United States with medical equipment and drugs necessary to combat coronavirus. Today in the USA there are the most cases diagnosed in the world – over … Continue reading “Russia Sent the US Sanctioned Ventilators in Medical Aid Flight”

Services Are 70% of US Economy. You Know What Happens to Services in a Lockdown?

The Texas Service Sector Outlook Survey, released by the Dallas Fed on March 31, is one of the first indicators as to what services more broadly – they account for about 70% of the US economy – will look like under lockdown. The data also includes the retail sector that’s an even bigger mess. This is based … Continue reading “Services Are 70% of US Economy. You Know What Happens to Services in a Lockdown?”

98% of New York Covid-19 Deaths Had at Least One Other Underlying Condition

From NYC health statistics found here updated through April 2: 1145 + 24 = 1169 24 * 100 / 1169 = 2 Of the 1169 deceased with covid-19 for whom it was possible to say if they had another illness (perhaps because their medical records were available), just 2% had none. For Italy it was … Continue reading “98% of New York Covid-19 Deaths Had at Least One Other Underlying Condition”

Global Covid Hysteria Uncovers a Society That Has Lost Touch With Elementary Truths of Human Existence

“In a historical perspective, we are currently not experiencing anything new or unusual, and the general human hysteria is nothing other than what has been experienced many times in history.” “What’s going on? Not a deadly disease is the threat but the global hysteria. If the panic should continue, millions will die, not from COVID-19 but … Continue reading “Global Covid Hysteria Uncovers a Society That Has Lost Touch With Elementary Truths of Human Existence”

Between Imperial College and Oxford the British Gov’t Chose to Rely on the Institution With Poorer Record

Much of what we are getting from on high at the moment is illogical or with yawning gaps. Are they deliberate, and if so why? Could the real situation be more optimistic than we are being told? Clearly the Prime Minister is not sitting up there inventing things, nor is he doing his own research. He … Continue reading “Between Imperial College and Oxford the British Gov’t Chose to Rely on the Institution With Poorer Record”

Podcast: Moving to War With Iran Under the Cover of Coronavirus

On FPF #474, I discuss the US moving towards war with Iran under the cover of Coronavirus. Trump took to Twitter to threaten Iran if an attack is carried out against American forces in Iraq. Trump’s Tweet creates a situation that means any attack in Iraq – with Iran’s support or not – is likely … Continue reading “Podcast: Moving to War With Iran Under the Cover of Coronavirus”

Vermont Orders Walmart, Target to Stop Selling “Non-Essential” Items

State officials in Vermont are ordering large retailers that sell critical items such as food and prescription drugs to stop the in-person sale of nonessential products such as clothing and electronics. The directive, announced Tuesday by Vermont’s Agency of Commerce and Community Development, was addressed at “big box” retailers. Whenever possible, stores such as Walmart, Target … Continue reading “Vermont Orders Walmart, Target to Stop Selling “Non-Essential” Items”

Gates Foundation Is WHO’s Second Largest Funder After the US Government, Big Pharma & Co Donate More Than Nations

Providing proof that the independence of the World Health Organization (WHO) has been severely compromised, a document from the 2018 annual meeting of the World Health Assembly (WHA), the WHO’s decision-making body, gives revealing details of where the organization’s funding comes from. During 2017, the total amount of money provided to the WHO by countries was exceeded … Continue reading “Gates Foundation Is WHO’s Second Largest Funder After the US Government, Big Pharma & Co Donate More Than Nations”

6.6 Million Americans Laid Off, File for Unemployment in a Single Week

Today, we got another dose of preliminary fall-off-the-cliff data about the lockdown economy: 6.648 million people filed initial unemployment claims in the week ended March 28, seasonally adjusted, about ten times the prior record set in 1982, according to the US Department of Labor this morning. This is on top of the upwardly revised 3.307 million that had filed … Continue reading “6.6 Million Americans Laid Off, File for Unemployment in a Single Week”

US House Approves $2 Trillion Everything Bailout on a Voice Vote, Imperial City Nationalizes Corporate Debt

Did we say it’s getting stupid crazy down there in the Imperial City? Well, we probably have….ad infinitum. And we are doing so again but not merely owing to today’s abomination in the once and former Peoples’ House, which thinks so little of its oath to defend the constitution and the rights of current and … Continue reading “US House Approves $2 Trillion Everything Bailout on a Voice Vote, Imperial City Nationalizes Corporate Debt”

Poll: Most People Unimpressed With Their 30-Day Free Trial of Communism

A poll conducted by the Pew Pew Institute shows that a majority of Americans are unimpressed with their 30-day free trial of Communism. “It kinda sucks,” 19-year-old San Diegan Britta Fowler said of the trial. “I was expecting all this free stuff, which I guess we’re getting, but I also didn’t expect empty store shelves … Continue reading “Poll: Most People Unimpressed With Their 30-Day Free Trial of Communism”

Nobody Knows What the Supposed “Covid-19 Test” Is Even Testing For

Nailed them, with their own words. In this article, I’ll present quotes from official sources about their own diagnostic test for the coronavirus. I’m talking about fatal flaws in the test. Because case numbers are based on those tests (or no tests at all), the whole “pandemic effect” has been created out of fake science. … Continue reading “Nobody Knows What the Supposed “Covid-19 Test” Is Even Testing For”

85% of Americans Subject to Stay-at-Home Orders — Have the Russians Taken Over??

  As of Wednesday, 36 US states, Washington DC, and Puerto Rico have issued stay-at-home orders, asking residents to shelter in place and go out only for essential services like buying food and medicine. Many cities and counties in states that don’t have these policies have issued similar orders. The state-wide orders are represented on … Continue reading “85% of Americans Subject to Stay-at-Home Orders — Have the Russians Taken Over??”

Dear Covid Bed-Wetters, Could You Please Stop Attributing Every Covid-Positive Death to the Virus?

Dr. John Lee points out that due to a double whammy of a.) the way in which covid-positive deaths are being recorded and b.) the further spread of this highly infectious virus we are now on track for supposed covid-19 deaths to start approaching the overall death rate (all without any excess mortality): It should … Continue reading “Dear Covid Bed-Wetters, Could You Please Stop Attributing Every Covid-Positive Death to the Virus?”

Please Stop Saying Sweden Is the One Taking a Gamble. There Is Nothing “Safe” About This Unprecedented Social Experiment

Even some of those who look at Sweden’s chosen path of tackling the covid mind virus scare with a measure of envy, admiration and support nonetheless insist the country is “taking a gamble”. Puhleeze! We’ve decided to bring the global economy — which is what finances our health systems in the first place — to … Continue reading “Please Stop Saying Sweden Is the One Taking a Gamble. There Is Nothing “Safe” About This Unprecedented Social Experiment”

CNN Activates a Software Developer to Lay Down the Law on Mind Virus-19

This is fresh. We are “anti-science” and “coronavirus denialists” (never mind all the scientists on our side), yet CNN educates itself on what is the proper course of action on a biological virus (martial law of course) by rolling out a software developer from the 1980s and giving him the podium for 10 minutes: When … Continue reading “CNN Activates a Software Developer to Lay Down the Law on Mind Virus-19”

COVID Gauleiter Fauci Enjoys Slight Erection From Finally Being Taken Seriously

Senior members of the White House Covid-19 task force said Americans should prepare for at least 100,000 deaths from the pandemic, as the US president warned that following distancing guidelines is now a matter of life and death. “The answer is yes,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), when … Continue reading “COVID Gauleiter Fauci Enjoys Slight Erection From Finally Being Taken Seriously”

BREAKING: Over 24,000 Americans Have Died From a Viral Lung Infection; It’s Time to PANIC

COVID-19 in the United States. It is time to panic. The figures include 155 children had died from COVID-19 this season. Can we please start panicking? Widespread outbreaks are reported in Alabama, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North … Continue reading “BREAKING: Over 24,000 Americans Have Died From a Viral Lung Infection; It’s Time to PANIC”

Podcast: With Covid-19 Around Elliot Abrams Thinks He Can Finally Get Rid of Maduro in Venezuela

On FPF #473, I discuss the US attempts to exploit coronavirus outbreaks to overthrow governments. In Venezuela, the US already has a ‘maximum pressure’ campaign going. The over a year-long campaign has failed to force the countries president, Maduro, from power, but has killed 10,000s of civilians. Rather than seeing COVID as an opportunity for … Continue reading “Podcast: With Covid-19 Around Elliot Abrams Thinks He Can Finally Get Rid of Maduro in Venezuela”

Aussie Sky News Host Sees Light: Coronavirus Danger ‘Has Been Wildly Exaggerated’ [VIDEO]

Sky News host Andrew Bolt says “the evidence is becoming overwhelming” that the danger of the deadly coronavirus “was wildly exaggerated” and is nothing like what we’ve been told. In New South Wales the rate of new infections of the pandemic have actually been declining in past days. Mr Bolt said while newspaper headlines claimed … Continue reading “Aussie Sky News Host Sees Light: Coronavirus Danger ‘Has Been Wildly Exaggerated’ [VIDEO]”

There Is No Such Thing as “Non-Essential Business” as Our Commie Governments Will Soon Find Out (As Will We)

As the coronavirus-induced economic lockdowns have tightened across the US, we’ve seen the emergence of a government-inspired fantasy – the myth of the nonessential business. Government officials across the country have forced the closure of these so-called non-essential businesses while allowing “essential” enterprises to soldier on. Politicians and bureaucrats have developed arbitrary criteria to determine … Continue reading “There Is No Such Thing as “Non-Essential Business” as Our Commie Governments Will Soon Find Out (As Will We)”

Trump, Putin Will Discuss the End of US Shale Oil

Three weeks ago, when the Russian and Saudi war on U.S. shale oil started, we wrote: In the first week of January crude oil reached $69/bl but it has since dropped to $45/bl as the coronavirus crisis destroyed the global demand. The Saudis tried to make a deal with Russia, the second largest exporter after Saudi … Continue reading “Trump, Putin Will Discuss the End of US Shale Oil”

Dear Alt-Media, Please Come Back to the Light Side. Here Are Some Resources That May Help You

Not naming any names, but one of the most disappointing aspects of the controlavirus hype has been the way huge parts of the alt-media have drifted to the dark side, either boosting the hysteria and joining in the calls for lockdowns, or just bowing before it and giving comfort to some aspects of the fear … Continue reading “Dear Alt-Media, Please Come Back to the Light Side. Here Are Some Resources That May Help You”

The No.1 Priority Right Now Is to Test a Representative Sample of the Population — Why Isn’t It Being Done?

Get a polling company to create a 3000-strong representative sample of your population. Then take 9,000 of your SARS-CoV-2 tests and go triple-test every one of them. Then finally we’ll have the answer to the question of how much covid-19 virus is already out there and therefore what the actual hospitalization and mortality rates are, and … Continue reading “The No.1 Priority Right Now Is to Test a Representative Sample of the Population — Why Isn’t It Being Done?”

How to Understand — and Report — Figures for ‘Covid Deaths’

“Imagine a population where more and more of us have already had COVID-19, and where every ill and dying patient is tested for the virus. The deaths apparently due to COVID-19, the COVID trajectory, will approach the overall death rate. It would appear that all deaths were caused by COVID-19 — would this be true? No. … Continue reading “How to Understand — and Report — Figures for ‘Covid Deaths’”

Former British Supreme Court Justice: ‘This Is What a Police State Is Like’

The former Supreme Court Justice Jonathan Sumption, QC, has denounced the police response to the coronavirus, saying the country is suffering ‘collective hysteria’. This is an edited transcript of his interview with BBC Radio 4’s World at One programme earlier today. –BBC interviewer Jonny Dymond: ‘A hysterical slide into a police state. A shameful police force intruding … Continue reading “Former British Supreme Court Justice: ‘This Is What a Police State Is Like’”

Covid-19 Has Failed to Cause Excess Mortality in Europe, In Fact Overall Deaths Are Down From Previous Years

Related: Corona Context: The Average Italian Flu Season Harvests 17 Thousand Lives, in 2016-17 It Was 25 Thousand The official figures for 24 countries across Europe show, not only that overall mortality is not increasing, but – so far – it is actually well below recent averages. The statistics were gathered by the European Monitoring of … Continue reading “Covid-19 Has Failed to Cause Excess Mortality in Europe, In Fact Overall Deaths Are Down From Previous Years”

Swedish Spring: No Coronavirus Quarantine or Police State Lockdown

With most of Europe imposing extraordinary restrictions to slow the spread of coronavirus, Sweden has left its citizens surprisingly free. [Now normal life is “surprising”.] Are Swedes rolling the dice with their public health, or is everyone else overreacting? As most of Europe clamps down in a bid to slow the spread of Covid-19, one … Continue reading “Swedish Spring: No Coronavirus Quarantine or Police State Lockdown”

Facebook Removes Church Service Announcement for ‘Promoting a Crime’

Greg Locke, lead pastor of Global Vision Bible Church in Tennessee, says he will keep his church open during the coronavirus panic. He posted a notice on Facebook announcing the fact. Facebook removed the post, accusing the church of “promoting a crime.” Here is the post and the Facebook ban announcement: The pastor responded with … Continue reading “Facebook Removes Church Service Announcement for ‘Promoting a Crime’”

‘Fear Could Have a Larger Impact Than the Virus Itself’: Study Funded by French Govt Says COVID-19 Is Nothing Special

This paper, which received funding from the French government, uses figures from early March. The argument put forward still stands, though: There are many other viruses out there that boast global death tolls far larger than anything we’re likely to see from Covid-19 (“2.6 million people die of respiratory infections each year,” the authors point … Continue reading “‘Fear Could Have a Larger Impact Than the Virus Itself’: Study Funded by French Govt Says COVID-19 Is Nothing Special”

There’s Powerful Evidence This Great Panic Is Foolish, Yet Our Freedom Is Still Broken and Our Economy Crippled

“It is fascinating, looking at all the different countries which have adopted different methods of dealing with the virus, to see just how little of a pattern there is.” “It is more likely that the panic-mongers, having got their way by spreading alarm and frightening the Prime Minister, are now trying to get us to … Continue reading “There’s Powerful Evidence This Great Panic Is Foolish, Yet Our Freedom Is Still Broken and Our Economy Crippled”

Covid Dictatorship Without an Expiration Date Proclaimed in Hungary After an Unconsolable 15 Corona-Positive Deaths

The Hungarian Parliament has voted by 137 to 53 to accept the government’s request for the power to rule by decree during the coronavirus emergency. The law contains no time limit. Prime Minister Viktor Orban promised to use the extraordinary powers he has been granted “proportionately and rationally”. The leader of the opposition Jobbik party, … Continue reading “Covid Dictatorship Without an Expiration Date Proclaimed in Hungary After an Unconsolable 15 Corona-Positive Deaths”

Podcast: What Is Coronavirus Doing to the US Military

Will Porter returns to Foreign Policy Focus to discuss how the US military is being impacted by the coronavirus. Will explains that several DoD personnel have now tested positive and many soldiers are in quarantine. The Pentagon has scaled back some games, although others have been able to continue. The close quarters’ soldiers live in … Continue reading “Podcast: What Is Coronavirus Doing to the US Military”

Mind Virus Media Is Pretending Low-Fatality Germany With Best Data in Europe Is the Outlier When It’s Clearly Italy

The mind virus media acting like Germany’s 0.9% crude fatality is some big “mystery” an exception to the rule that needs special explanation: Vox: The mystery of Germany’s low coronavirus death rate The Times: Why Germany Has a Low Coronavirus Death Rate The New York Times: Germany Has Relatively Few Deaths From Coronavirus. Why? The Spectator: Why … Continue reading “Mind Virus Media Is Pretending Low-Fatality Germany With Best Data in Europe Is the Outlier When It’s Clearly Italy”

German Infectologist Decimates COVID Doomsday Cult in Open Letter to Merkel

Editor’s note: Dr. Bhakdi released a now-viral video in which he calmly explained why nationwide lockdowns are “collective suicide”. Now he has written an open letter to Chancellor Angela Merkel and it is fantastic An Open Letter from Dr. Sucharit Bhakdi, Professor Emeritus of Medical Microbiology at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, to the German … Continue reading “German Infectologist Decimates COVID Doomsday Cult in Open Letter to Merkel”

Frightened Peruvian Mobs Burn 100s of Bats With Torches, Young Italian Nurse Kills Herself After Testing Positive

As the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow, misinformation in the form of fake news, rumors, and gossip have continued to feed mass hysteria and panic over the deadly disease. In Peru, this has resulted in locals attempting to fight CoViD-19 by attacking communities of bats despite the fact that the novel virus still hasn’t been … Continue reading “Frightened Peruvian Mobs Burn 100s of Bats With Torches, Young Italian Nurse Kills Herself After Testing Positive”

Unruly Muscovites Caught Having Barbecues & Enjoying Life. Now They Need QR-Codes to Go Outside

An entire book could be written about what has transpired in the past three days in Russia. A week ago state media organs were gloating about how the Kremlin had curb-stomped coronavirus, how the city was open and free and beautiful, compared to the bed-wetting West, where the panicky proles were fighting over toilet paper … Continue reading “Unruly Muscovites Caught Having Barbecues & Enjoying Life. Now They Need QR-Codes to Go Outside”

The Weakest, Most Hyped Up Plague Ever Couldn’t Even Kill a 101-Year Old Man

[A] 101-year-old man was released from hospital after recovering from the coronavirus, Gloria Lisi, the deputy mayor of the Italian city of Rimini, has said. The man, who has been named only as “Mr. P,” was admitted to hospital in Rimini, northeast Italy, last week after testing positive for Covid-19 and left the hospital on Thursday. … Continue reading “The Weakest, Most Hyped Up Plague Ever Couldn’t Even Kill a 101-Year Old Man”

The Masses Are Stealing Hospital Masks and Heading to the ER for the Common Cold

Governments have the masses so hyped up about COVID-19 that masks are being stolen from hospitals and many are heading to the emergency room for colds. So the government-created hysteria is making it even more difficult for crony-connected bureaucratic hospitals that have an incentive right now to cry crisis! Joshua Bennett  emails: I thought you … Continue reading “The Masses Are Stealing Hospital Masks and Heading to the ER for the Common Cold”

Japanese Study Estimates Covid Morality Rate in Wuhan Was Just 0.12%

Since the first cluster of cases was identified in Wuhan City, China, in December, 2019, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has rapidly spread across China, causing multiple introductions in 109 countries/territories/areas as of March 10th. Despite the scarcity of publicly available data, scientists around the world have made strides in estimating the magnitude of the epidemic, … Continue reading “Japanese Study Estimates Covid Morality Rate in Wuhan Was Just 0.12%”

The First Looting Raids on Italian Supermarkets as Covid Lockdown Drives People to Desperation

Police with batons and guns have moved in to protect supermarkets on the Italian island of Sicily after reports of looting by locals who could no longer afford food. The novel coronavirus has claimed more than 10,000 lives [No it hasn’t, most died with covid of other causes] across the Mediterranean country, about a third … Continue reading “The First Looting Raids on Italian Supermarkets as Covid Lockdown Drives People to Desperation”

UK Police Creates Hotline for People to Snitch on “Public Gatherings of More Than Two People”

Police chiefs are urging snoopers to use online “hotlines” to snitch on neighbours who are breaching the Government’s coronavirus lockdown. Humberside has become the first police force to create a dedicated online “portal” where people can submit written tip-offs if they spot gatherings of more than two people. Other forces including West Midlands, Greater Manchester … Continue reading “UK Police Creates Hotline for People to Snitch on “Public Gatherings of More Than Two People””

Neil Ferguson, the Scientist Who Convinced Boris Johnson of UK Covid Lockdown, Isn’t Very Bright

The scientist whose calculations about the potentially devastating impact of the coronavirus directly led to the countrywide lockdown has been criticised in the past for flawed research. Professor Neil Ferguson, of the MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis at Imperial College in London, produced a paper predicting that Britain was on course to lose 250,000 people during the … Continue reading “Neil Ferguson, the Scientist Who Convinced Boris Johnson of UK Covid Lockdown, Isn’t Very Bright”

Is Vladimir Putin Still in Charge in the Kremlin?

  This is not a question that figures in our Western commentary and analysis, since it is universally assumed that one man, Vladimir Putin, dominates Russian political life for a good reason: his unique ability to tame the contending factions at the center of power in Russia. He is the indispensable lynchpin. However, I insist … Continue reading “Is Vladimir Putin Still in Charge in the Kremlin?”