Archives for 12月 2019


布雷特·史蒂芬斯(Bret Stephens)在题为“犹太天才的秘密”的专栏中思考了一个问题,即尽管犹太人占世界人口的比例很小,但犹太人却取得了如此大的成就。对他来说,答案在于他们的遗传优势。

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The paper of record is under fire again for publishing an unusual article promoting race science. In his column entitled “The Secrets of Jewish Genius,” Bret Stephens pondered the question: why have Jews achieved so much despite constituting such a small part of the world’s population? For Stephens, the answer lay in their genetic superiority:

Wikileaks仍然有能力证明创始人Julian Assange在监狱中“缓慢死亡”


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Julian Assange is dying inside Belmarsh Prison in London. Those are his own words, relayed through English journalist Vaughan Smith, who revealed that the Wikileaks founder called him on Christmas Eve to share his greetings. Smith also divulged that Assange told him he is kept in solitary confinement 23 hours per day and is often sedated. His


具有讽刺意味的是,这首歌曲值得Alanis Morissette演唱,美国支持的政变的参与者现在正在ICE拘留所中。

ICE Detention Center

The Venezuelan soldiers who participated in the U.S.-backed coup attempt in April of this year and subsequently fled to the U.S. have been incarcerated in ICE detention camps ever since. Telemundo, a subsidiary of NBCUniversal, secured an interview with Major Hugo Parra, the highest-ranking of the handful of soldiers who answered self-declared



Israel ICC Feature photo

Fatou Bensouda, the International Criminal Court’s Chief Prosecutor, said in a statement regarding “alleged crimes” committed in the occupied Palestinian territories that “all the statutory criteria under the Rome Statute for the opening of an investigation have been met.” The territories in question include the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and the

Social Media and Social Control: How Silicon Valley Serves the US State Department

Facebook isn’t the only Silicon Valley firm with partisan oversight of what we see: the bipartisan billionaire class and their security state have partnered with tech firms since the dawn of the internet to control the parameters of users’ thinking.

Silicon Valley State Department Feature photo

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg is in the spotlight for “dining with far-right figures,” and their influence over the information that appears in your feed is apparent. However, Facebook isn’t the only Silicon Valley firm that’s masquerading as nonpartisan as it curates the “facts” you see in ads, posts, or searches: Google, Twitter, Microsoft, and


艾哈迈德·阿卜杜勒·卡里姆(Ahmed AbdulKareem)讲述了赫拉玛拉(Heramala)的故事,以及成千上万的非洲移徙者像他一样,经历了饱受摧残的也门痛苦的旅程,希望在沙特阿拉伯有更好的生活。

Yemen African Migrants Feature photo

YEMEN-SAUDI BORDER -- Hoping for a better life, 32-year-old Hermala left Jimma, a poor farming district in Ethiopia's Oromia region, and set out towards Saudi Arabia. He faced unspeakable dangers along the journey, including death at sea, torture, and abuse in chasing what would ultimately remain an unfulfilled dream. Over the course of the