Evaluating Ebola as a Biological Weapon

Evaluating Ebola as a Biological Weapon

By: Scott Stewart Over the past few weeks, I’ve had people at speaking engagements ask me if I thought the Islamic State or some other militant group is using Ebola as a biological weapon, or if such a group could do so in the future. Such questions and concerns are not surprising given the intense media hype … Continue reading

Why Liberty Dies

Originally posted on The History of the Future:
To understand why liberty is imperiled in our country today we must first state clearly and unequivocally what is liberty.  Then and only then can we understand what is necessary for its preservation as well as see what is undermining it today.  Liberty is the absence of…

CARICOM moves to harmonize business rules in CSME

CARICOM moves to harmonize business rules in CSME

Published on August 15, 2014 GEORGETOWN, Guyana — The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has started work towards creating a harmonized framework within which companies and other businesses can be established and operate in the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). CARICOM heads gave this mandate to ensure that the rules for establishing and operating businesses in one … Continue reading

CARICOM consults on draft legislation for CSME

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) continues its drive to establish a single economic space through the CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME). A regional consultation to consider draft model legislation to address legislative gaps common to all member states opened on Monday in Barbados. The two-day consultation, hosted by the CARICOM Secretariat, aims … Continue reading

Identity in the Internet of Things

A while back I touched on the Internet of Things in the article  The reason BTL was Nationalized? and today I bring you this article that goes a bit further to explain the Identity of things in the Internet of Things. Basically, how they can use the infrastructure together with things like “mandatory registration of … Continue reading

A Lion Called Christian – Documentary

In 1969 Ace Bourke and John Rendall were two young Australian travellers who had just arrived in London when they bought a lion cub from Harrods department store. It was an impractical “impulse” buy, but while he was a cub they felt they could look after him as well as anyone, and do their best … Continue reading

Understanding Brainwashing

Originally posted on Real Science:
If you watch television, you are being brainwashed. The primary purpose of television is to convince you to give up your money, sanity, freedom and control over your life. I was listening to a talk show the other day where they were discussing Missouri’s use of secretly armed teachers as…

The right to privacy in the digital age

The right to privacy in the digital age

United Nations                                    A/RES/68/167 General Assembly   Distr.: General 21 January 2014 Sixty-eighth session Agenda item 69 (b) Resolution adopted by the General Assembly on 18 December 2013 [on the report of the Third Committee (A/68/456/Add.2)] 68/167. The right to privacy in the digital age The General Assembly, Reaffirming the purposes and principles of the Charter … Continue reading

Planned Obsolescence

Planned Obsolescence

Did you know that the lifetime of light bulbs once used to last for more than 2500 hours and was reduced on purpose to just 1000 hours? Did you know that nylon stockings once used to be that stable that you could even use them as tow rope for cars and its quality was reduced … Continue reading

18 months after Colorado legalized Marijuana

18 months after Colorado legalized Marijuana

With the passage of Amendment 64 in November 2012, Colorado became the first state to regulate the cultivation, manufacture and sale of marijuana for adults 21 and over. It is far too early to make any definitive declarations about social trends. There are, however, some encouraging signs that have been documented in Colorado since the … Continue reading

How do we change the future?

How do we change the future?

Youth, Education and their future are my new goals.. Care to join?  I’m working on some ideas and will let you know as soon as I get the drafts laid out and I’m comfortable enough with them to start the blueprints. Some things are already in motion and will be implemented in the near future. … Continue reading

Thought for the day July 1 2014

Thought for the day July 1 2014

For the past 30+ years we find ourselves swinging back and forth between a two-party structure that has basically had one true goal of self fulfillment of their members and chosen affiliates. We have constantly been lied to and taken advantage of. Parties basing their plans on a 5 year span only, never allowing any … Continue reading

Abrakadabra

Abrakadabra

Abracadabra, what a magical phrase – not only in the way it is used by magicians to conjure their tricks but also in the many permutations of meaning attributed to it. The best-known use of this invocation of late would be the “Avada Kedavra” or “Killing Curse” in J.K. Rowling’s popular magical fantasy Harry Potter … Continue reading

Building your Community Spirit

Building your Community Spirit

Another year is quickly passing us by and yet when I reach out into the community both in Belize and in the Diaspora, I see the same shit happening. People finding faults in each other and trying to bring down the other person while they make all excuses in the book to applaud and protect … Continue reading

Happy father’s Day

Happy father’s Day

Happy Father’s day guys. By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he’s wrong. – Charles Wadsworth I want to congratulate all the men out there who are working diligently to be good fathers whether they are stepfathers, or biological fathers or just spiritual … Continue reading

Society is fucked … Why?

Society is fucked … Why?

We fear what others says we should be, what we should say and all that. We put the opinions of others before our own and as such we stop doing what needs to be done. We worry … What will my priest think? What will my mom/dad say? What will my friends say? What will … Continue reading