– If you assume that gang stalking is a criminal racket.
W HY GANG STALKING TARGETS ARE CHOSEN
Firstly, the main categories of people chosen as gang stalking targets are working class and ethnic women (70 percent); most males are homosexual and ethnic groups; people with minor mental impairments; whistleblowers and successful working or lower middle class “upright” men with protector characteristics.
Women are targeted because they are soft targets and have less social support. The objective is sexual exploitation. What the women are subjected to could be a preparation to forcibly recruit them into prostitution. In the meantime intrusive surveillance provides pornographic material for sale and to provide ” evidence” that the woman is a prostitute when she is not. Women as prostitutes can be used to frame and provide blackmail material for higher class, more lucrative targets, who might also hold influential positions in society, who will…
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As a follow-up to his bestselling and deeply interesting Donnie Brasco, this exposé of the fallout of that affair is a timely release. Thankfully it is also based on enough material to legitimately justify a sequel. The book picks up more or less where the other ended, and for the most part sticks to a straightforward and logical storyline, detailing the Pizza Connection Trial, the Mafia Commission Trial and the lives and times of some of the particularly colourful characters Pistone introduced in his earlier book. One of the interesting choices is his decision to discuss the details of his book’s publication and adaptation to film, and how the telling of the story affected the story itself. This becomes considerably more important later on, when he describes the fallout of other book deals (signed by the mobsters and their supporters), and the significant impact this had on later trials…
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– is not surprising.
After all, they both pursue the same goals of money and power.
They are both in the same business of exploiting people, getting them to work for little or nothing, and taking their wealth.
Political powers can use political, legal and administrative tools otherwise out of reach of criminals.
An alliance between political powers and criminals give political powers access to criminal methods.
Both profit from the partnership. The whole is greater than its parts.
It is not rare for political power to be criminal.
Democracy and rule of law have been powerful antidotes to political/criminal mergence. Perhaps it is an indication that the political-criminal mergence has taken place that democracy and rule of law are under attack. Along with subversion and corruption of all our institutions.
Follow the money-trail. Money is being siphoned from our taxes, our wage packets, from funding of our institutions, our hiked charges, our higher rents, our bank balances, our pensions, our pockets. The robbery is wholesale and could only happen with political – criminal convergence.
That this is all happening together is not an accident.
Today is the last day that feminists run the Sydney domestic violence shelter “Elsie”, Australia’s first domestic violence shelter for women and children fleeing male violence. Elsie had its 40th anniversay earlier this year.
Back in 1974, the only place abused women and children could find temporary shelter was at a Salvation Army facility, which provided a bed for the night but banned traumatised families from residing there during the day, and provided no health, legal or social services. Most women ended up returning to their violent partners.
Feminist Anne Summers was then a 29-year-old post-graduate student at Sydney University when she saw a documentary based on Erin Pizzey’s Scream Quietly or the Neighbours Will Hear, about domestic abuse in England. As a result, after a two-day Women’s Commission Conference, plans were made to start a refuge in Sydney.
From there, a gradual development of feminist-run refuges were implimented…
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Protesters in Ferguson, Missouri hold up their hands and chant “Don’t Shoot!” In the eyes of many white Americans, they’re just some good ole’ fashioned dangerous negroes. Photo by Lucas Jackson for Reuters.
In America, nothing is ever about race, except when it’s about race. You see, Americans have this little problem about race and historical perspective: since day-one, we’ve been wrestling over the so obvious-it’s-not-obvious paradox that stems from one of our most cherished documents proclaiming that “All Men are Created Equal” in a society where this has patently not been the case. The fact that the guy who wrote those inspiring words was a slave-owning, black concubine-schtupping product of imperialist era racialized thinking — in addition to being a brilliant statesman and enlightened political theorist — perfectly captures the mind-bending level of irony that stands at the heart of America’s experience when it comes to race. For over 2oo years, Americans…
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Photographer Amos Chapple brings us a fascinating look into Meghalaya, India, known as the wettest place on Earth. The area receives 467 inches of precipitation per year and under these conditions residents have over centuries adopted several means to cope. In particular is the issue of bridges.
Ordinary bridges constructed of wood suffer rot under such an environment and are impractical. It was discovered that Rubber Trees possessed a root system that was not only trainable, but could be woven together to form structurally sound bridges.
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Philip Agee‘s 1975 book, “Inside the Company: CIA Diary,” infuriated American officials by identifying about 250 officers, front companies and foreign agents working for the United States. His example inspired several more books and magazines, including Covert Action Information Bulletin, written by close associates and sometimes with Mr. Agee’s help, which published the names and often the addresses of hundreds more agency officers working under cover around the world.
The exposés of Mr. Agee and others led Congress to pass the Intelligence Identities Protection Act of 1982, which made it a crime to intentionally reveal the identity of a covert intelligence officer.
“Phil Agee was really the first person to do whistle-blowing on the C.I.A. on the grand scale,” said William H. Schaap, a New York lawyer and old friend who worked with him on anti-C.I.A. projects. “He blew the whistle on hundreds…
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Manager of Greenwich food bank Alan Robinson has been aware for some time that the clients who come here for help need more than the food they’re given to see them through an immediate crisis. They also require longer-term support to tackle the underlying problems, which often include inadequate incomes and unmanageable debts. The local authority – The Royal Borough of Greenwich – is also mindful of this. The two organisations have submitted a bid for funding that would enable the food bank to “triage” clients with money problems.
If the joint bid is successful, the funding would come from the Money Advice Trust – which has today launched a new report saying that households are becoming susceptible to serious debt problems because they can’t afford basic household bills.
Alan said: “The Money Advice Trust is offering funding for initiatives that are innovative, but help meet people’s basic needs…approaches that…
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The detriments of slavery are both short and long-term, especially category slavery. That is where candidates for being slaves is attached to race, sex or socio-economic status.
1. Slavery is inefficient. Being a slave demotivates. A person will work hard for their own benefit, but there is no point in bothering when someone else takes the benefits. Social potential is lost and the productive level across the board is reduced.
2. Slavery creates personal, moral, social, philosophical and politically destructive mind-sets. Human psychological health is destroyed along with social health. Once the slave discovers the social value placed on him is worthless, he may apply the same value to everyone. As slavery is maintained by violence, the method educates the slave to use violence. And he has already been educated to view life as worthless.
3. The slave is forced to adopt a different mind-set where respect for authority, trust in anyone, and cooperation all become redundant. Qualities such as love or affiliation not only become redundant but self-destructive. The slave disinvests in himself, the people around him and society in general. What else can he do? Society is his enemy. Effort is futile.
4. Once a person has experienced slavery because he belonged to a category, even after he is released from slavery the damage continues. Trust between the exploited group and the exploiters may never return. If slavery was upheld by law, as it usually is, respect for law may be completely lost. If slavery was practised by one social class against another, class hatred may become permanently entrenched. Human and social relationships are poisoned long into the future. Slavery creates ongoing insecurity in the “owners” and guarantees future social conflict.
5. Those who enslave others undermine their own personal, family and group security long into the future. They have worked to create a large category of enemies, given them a justification for retaliation and educated them how to oppress, employ violence and kill as the only possible self-defence.
6. The slavers cannot depend on the support of their slaves if they are under attack or need help. They have created and trained a large category of potential supporters for their enemies. It is in the slaves interests for the society which enslaved him to fail. A society that relies on slavery makes itself vulnerable.
7. Making others slaves turns friends/potential friends into enemies.
8. For what? Fragile egos which need massaging – inferiority complex? Greed? Laziness? In life there are no short-cuts. Every option has a price tag. Slavery might look good value – obtaining the value of someone else’s work for nothing. Degrading others is self-degrading. And the eventual price to pay is unknowable and could be unaffordable.