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  • Donald Trump: We are under assault
    by George Freund on October 14, 2019 at 6:18 PM
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    DONALD Trump is the world's most flamboyant and publicised billionaire politician.

    But what else is there to know about the 45th US President who seems to quite enjoy sparking some controversy? Let's take a look here:

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/2036838...

    Teenage Trump fans cry tears of joy at Minneapolis rally that looks more like a Justin Bieber concert as he slams pop royalty:

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/1011211...

    Donald Trump hints at death penalty for ‘treason’ of Ukraine scandal whistleblower – who’s revealed to be a ‘CIA agent’:

    https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/1001595...

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  • The Man From UNCLE S3 EP11 The Concrete ...
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 14, 2019 at 2:18 PM
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    Imagine altering the jet stream to modify the weather and melt the polar regions.

    Slow-Motion Ocean: Atlantic’s Circulation Is Weakest in 1,600 Years

    Gulf Oil Spill Could Reach East Coast Beaches


    DIRECT LINK:

    https://vidcloud.icu/videos/the-man-from-uncle-season-3-episode-12-the-concrete-overcoat-affair-part-ii

    The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American television series broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1964, to January 15, 1968. It follows secret agents, played by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum, who work for a secret international counter espionage and law and enforcement agency called U.N.C.L.E. Originally, co-creator Sam Rolfe wanted to leave the meaning of U.N.C.L.E. ambiguous so it could refer to either "Uncle Sam" or the United Nations. Concerns by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer legal department about using "U.N." for commercial purposes resulted in the producers' clarification that U.N.C.L.E. was an acronym for the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement. Each episode had an "acknowledgement" to the U.N.C.L.E. in the end titles.


    The series centered on a two-man troubleshooting team working for U.N.C.L.E. (United Network Command for Law and Enforcement): American Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn), and Soviet Illya Kuryakin (David McCallum). Leo G. Carroll played Alexander Waverly, the British head of the organization (Number One of Section One). Barbara Moore joined the cast as Lisa Rogers in the fourth season.


    The series, though fictional, achieved such cultural prominence that props, costumes and documents, and a video clip are in the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library's exhibit on spies and counterspies. Similar U.N.C.L.E. exhibits are in the museums of the Central Intelligence Agency and other US agencies and organizations gathering intelligence.


    U.N.C.L.E.'s adversary was T.H.R.U.S.H. (W.A.S.P. in the pilot movie - not to be confused with the World Aquatic Security Patrol from Gerry Anderson's Stingray). The original series never divulged what T.H.R.U.S.H. represented, but in several U.N.C.L.E. novels by David McDaniel, it is the Technological Hierarchy for the Removal of Undesirables and the Subjugation of Humanity,described as founded by Col. Sebastian Moran after the death of Professor Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls in the Sherlock Holmes story, "The Final Problem".


    71 12 "The Concrete Overcoat Affair" – Part 2 Joseph Sargent Story by : David Victor

    Teleplay by : Peter Allan Fields December 2, 1966

    This two-parter was later released theatrically as The Spy in the Green Hat.

    While in Italy investigating a THRUSH plan to divert the Gulf Stream with heavy water, Solo finds himself eluding THRUSH guards, and ends up hiding under the bed of Pia Monteri (Letitia Roman). Jack Palance and Janet Leigh guest star.

  • Chuck Missler: Hidden Codes - Adam to No...
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 14, 2019 at 1:51 PM
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    Chuck Missler shows the meaning behind the names from Adam to Noah. It prophesies the whole salvation message

    The Gospel in Genesis

    A Hidden Message

    by Chuck Missler • February 1, 1996

    We frequently use the familiar term gospel, or good news. Where is the first place it appears in the Bible? The answer may surprise you.


  • The Books of Enoch
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 14, 2019 at 1:36 PM
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    The Book of Enoch is an ancient Jewish apocalyptic religious text, ascribed by tradition to Enoch, the great-grandfather of Noah. Enoch contains unique material on the origins of demons and giants, why some angels fell from heaven, an explanation of why the Great Flood was morally necessary, and prophetic exposition of the thousand-year reign of the Messiah.

    The older sections (mainly in the Book of the Watchers) of the text are estimated to date from about 300–200 BCE, and the latest part (Book of Parables) probably to the 100 BCE.

    Various Aramaic fragments found in the Dead Sea Scrolls, as well as Koine Greek and Latin fragments were proof that The Book of Enoch was known by early Jews and Christians. This book was also quoted by some 1st and 2nd century authors as in the Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs. Authors of the New Testament were also familiar with some content of the story. A short section of 1 Enoch (1:9) is cited in the New Testament, Epistle of Jude, Jude 1:14–15, and is attributed there to "Enoch the Seventh from Adam" (1 En 60:8), although this section of 1 Enoch is a midrash on Deuteronomy 33:2. Several copies of the earlier sections of 1 Enoch were preserved among the Dead Sea Scrolls.

    It is not part of the biblical canon used by Jews, apart from Beta Israel (Ethiopian Jews). Most Christian denominations and traditions may accept the Books of Enoch as having some historical or theological interest and while the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church and Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church consider the Books of Enoch as canonical, other Christian groups regard them as non-canonical or non-inspired.

    It is wholly extant only in the Ge'ez language, with Aramaic fragments from the Dead Sea Scrolls and a few Greek and Latin fragments. For this and other reasons, the traditional Ethiopian belief is that the original language of the work was Ge'ez, whereas modern scholars argue that it was first written in either Aramaic or Hebrew; Ephraim Isaac suggests that the Book of Enoch, like the Book of Daniel, was composed partially in Aramaic and partially in Hebrew. No Hebrew version is known to have survived. It is asserted in the book itself that its author was Enoch, before the Biblical Flood.

    The most complete Book of Enoch comes from Ethiopic manuscripts, maṣḥafa hēnok, written in Ge'ez; which was brought to Europe by James Bruce in the late 18th century and was translated into English in the 19th century.

  • Propaganda By Edward L. Bernays
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 14, 2019 at 8:53 AM
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    ALTERNATE LINK:

    https://ia801903.us.archive.org/20/items/EdwardBernaysWomenSmokingAdCampaignPropaganda/EdwardBernays-Propaganda.pdf

    Propaganda, an influential book written by Edward L. Bernays in 1928, incorporated the literature from social science and psychological manipulation into an examination of the techniques of public communication. Bernays wrote the book in response to the success of some of his earlier works such as Crystallizing Public Opinion (1923) and A Public Relations Counsel (1927). Propaganda explored the psychology behind manipulating masses and the ability to use symbolic action and propaganda to influence politics, effect social change, and lobby for gender and racial equality. Walter Lippman was Bernays' unacknowledged American mentor and his work The Phantom Public greatly influenced the ideas expressed in Propaganda a year later. The work propelled Bernays into media historians' view of him as the "father of public relations."

    Synopsis

    Chapters one through six address the complex relationship between human psychology, democracy, and corporations. Bernays' thesis is that "invisible" people who create knowledge and propaganda rule over the masses, with a monopoly on the power to shape thoughts, values, and citizen response. "Engineering consent" of the masses would be vital for the survival of democracy. Bernays explains:

    "The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organized habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country. We are governed, our minds are molded, our tastes formed, our ideas suggested, largely by men we have never heard of."

    Bernays expands this argument to the economic realm, appreciating the positive impact of propaganda in the service of capitalism.

    "A single factory, potentially capable of supplying a whole continent with its particular product, cannot afford to wait until the public asks for its product; it must maintain constant touch, through advertising and propaganda, with the vast public in order to assure itself the continuous demand which alone will make its costly plant profitable."

    Bernays places great importance on the ability of a propaganda producer, as he views himself, to unlock the motives behind an individual's desires, not simply the reason an individual might offer. He argues, "Man's thoughts and actions are compensatory substitutes for desires which he has been obliged to suppress." Bernays suggests that propaganda may become increasingly effective and influential through the discovery of audiences' hidden motives. He asserts that the emotional response inherently present in propaganda limits the audience's choices by creating a binary mentality, which can result in quicker, more enthused responses. The final five chapters largely reiterate the concepts voiced earlier in the book and provide case studies for how to use propaganda to effectively advance women's rights, education, and social services.

    -------------------------------------------------------


    Your concept of reality is a thought control program. There is no reality per se. The notorious men behind the curtain have induced you into believing their versions of the illusion. You'll fight for it, die for it and vie for it. The most difficult challenge you'll ever face is to discern this. Then comes the task of actually programming your own mind without the master's manipulations. That's the struggle. Jesus said, the truth would set us free. Indeed it will. That's why it is obscured by virtually everyone. I would prefer to know it and liberate my mind and soul from serfdom. So I openly discard the entrenched false paradigms. Most just replace another fabrication for the previous one. The illusion is the worst drug that the brain can ingest. There is hope. I'm finding my way. 

  • The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algor...
    by George Freund on October 13, 2019 at 9:13 PM
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    Without us noticing, modern life has been taken over. Algorithms run everything from search engines on the internet to satnavs and credit card data security - they even help us travel the world, find love and save lives.

    Mathematician Professor Marcus du Sautoy demystifies the hidden world of algorithms. By showing us some of the algorithms most essential to our lives, he reveals where these 2,000-year-old problem solvers came from, how they work, what they have achieved and how they are now so advanced they can even programme themselves.


    In mathematics and computer science, an algorithm is a sequence of instructions, typically to solve a class of problems or perform a computation. Algorithms are unambiguous specifications for performing calculation, data processing, automated reasoning, and other tasks.

    As an effective method, an algorithm can be expressed within a finite amount of space and time and in a well-defined formal language for calculating a function. Starting from an initial state and initial input (perhaps empty), the instructions describe a computation that, when executed, proceeds through a finite number of well-defined successive states, eventually producing "output" and terminating at a final ending state. The transition from one state to the next is not necessarily deterministic; some algorithms, known as randomized algorithms, incorporate random input.

    The concept of algorithm has existed for centuries. Greek mathematicians used algorithms in the sieve of Eratosthenes for finding prime numbers, and the Euclidean algorithm for finding the greatest common divisor of two numbers.

    The word algorithm itself is derived from the 9th-century mathematician Muḥammad ibn Mūsā al-Khwārizmī, Latinized Algoritmi. A partial formalization of what would become the modern concept of algorithm began with attempts to solve the Entscheidungsproblem (decision problem) posed by David Hilbert in 1928. Later formalizations were framed as attempts to define "effective calculability" or "effective method". Those formalizations included the Gödel–Herbrand–Kleene recursive functions of 1930, 1934 and 1935, Alonzo Church's lambda calculus of 1936, Emil Post's Formulation 1 of 1936, and Alan Turing's Turing machines of 1936–37 and 1939.


  • The Man From UNCLE S3 EP11 The Concrete ...
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 13, 2019 at 9:52 AM
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    Imagine altering the jet stream to modify the weather and melt the polar regions. 

    Slow-Motion Ocean: Atlantic’s Circulation Is Weakest in 1,600 Years

    Gulf Oil Spill Could Reach East Coast Beaches



    DIRECT LINK:

    https://vidcloud.icu/videos/the-man-from-uncle-season-3-episode-11-the-concrete-overcoat-affair-part-i

    The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American television series broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1964, to January 15, 1968. It follows secret agents, played by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum, who work for a secret international counter espionage and law and enforcement agency called U.N.C.L.E. Originally, co-creator Sam Rolfe wanted to leave the meaning of U.N.C.L.E. ambiguous so it could refer to either "Uncle Sam" or the United Nations. Concerns by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer legal department about using "U.N." for commercial purposes resulted in the producers' clarification that U.N.C.L.E. was an acronym for the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement. Each episode had an "acknowledgement" to the U.N.C.L.E. in the end titles.


    The series centered on a two-man troubleshooting team working for U.N.C.L.E. (United Network Command for Law and Enforcement): American Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn), and Soviet Illya Kuryakin (David McCallum). Leo G. Carroll played Alexander Waverly, the British head of the organization (Number One of Section One). Barbara Moore joined the cast as Lisa Rogers in the fourth season.


    The series, though fictional, achieved such cultural prominence that props, costumes and documents, and a video clip are in the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library's exhibit on spies and counterspies. Similar U.N.C.L.E. exhibits are in the museums of the Central Intelligence Agency and other US agencies and organizations gathering intelligence.

     

    U.N.C.L.E.'s adversary was T.H.R.U.S.H. (W.A.S.P. in the pilot movie - not to be confused with the World Aquatic Security Patrol from Gerry Anderson's Stingray). The original series never divulged what T.H.R.U.S.H. represented, but in several U.N.C.L.E. novels by David McDaniel, it is the Technological Hierarchy for the Removal of Undesirables and the Subjugation of Humanity,described as founded by Col. Sebastian Moran after the death of Professor Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls in the Sherlock Holmes story, "The Final Problem".


    70 11 "The Concrete Overcoat Affair" – Part 1 Joseph Sargent Story by : David Victor

    Teleplay by : Peter Allan Fields November 25, 1966

    While in Italy investigating a THRUSH plan to divert the Gulf Stream with heavy water, Solo finds himself eluding THRUSH guards, and ends up hiding under the bed of Pia Monteri (Letitia Roman). Jack Palance and Janet Leigh guest star.


  • The Secret War The Office of Strategic S...
    by George Freund on October 12, 2019 at 10:56 AM
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    by George C. Chalou

    The proceedings of the first major scholarly conference on the OSS, which was in existence from 1941 through 1945. Includes 24 papers presented by veterans and historians of the OSS. Offers new insights into the activities and importance of the U.S.'s first modern national intelligence agency. Discusses the U.S. on the brink of war; the operations of the OSS at the headquarters level and in the field throughout Western Europe, the Balkans, and Asia. Also explores the legacy of the OSS. Contributors include Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., William Colby, Walt W. Rostow, Robin Winks, and Aline, Countess of Romanones.

    TEXT VERSION:

    You know nothing about history or reality if you don't understand the intelligence history. Welcome aboard. With this type of knowledge you understand how the ship of state is operated and controlled and the understanding of the mass public is nothing more than a fairy tale. 


    The Office of Strategic Services (OSS) was a wartime intelligence agency of the United States during World War II, and a predecessor to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). The OSS was formed as an agency of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) to coordinate espionage activities behind enemy lines for all branches of the United States Armed Forces. Other OSS functions included the use of propaganda, subversion, and post-war planning. On December 14, 2016, the organization was collectively honored with a Congressional Gold Medal.

  • Mission Impossible S2 EP08 The Money Mac...
    by Conspiracy Cafe on October 10, 2019 at 5:45 PM
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    Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller. It chronicles the missions of a team of secret government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force (IMF). In the first season, the team is led by Dan Briggs, played by Steven Hill; Jim Phelps, played by Peter Graves, takes charge for the remaining seasons. A hallmark of the series shows Briggs or Phelps receiving his instructions on a recording that then self-destructs, followed by the theme music composed by Lalo Schifrin.


    The series was filmed and financed by Desilu Productions, and aired on the CBS network from September 1966 to March 1973. The series was reprised in 1988 for two seasons on ABC, retaining only Graves in the cast. It also inspired a series of theatrical motion pictures starring Tom Cruise, beginning in 1996.


    The series follows the exploits of the Impossible Missions Force (IMF), a small team of secret agents used for covert missions against dictators, evil organizations and (primarily in later episodes) crime lords. On occasion, the IMF also mounts unsanctioned, private missions on behalf of its members.


    The identities of the higher echelons of the organization that oversees the IMF are never revealed. Only rare cryptic bits of information are ever provided during the life of the series, such as in the third season mission "Nicole", where the IMF leader states that his instructions come from "Division Seven". In the 1980s revival, it is suggested the IMF is an independent agency of the United States government.


    S2, Ep8 The Money Machine

    29 Oct. 1967 

    The IMF's target is DuBruis, a corrupt financial speculator in an African nation. Phelps & Co. get DuBruis's attention with counterfeit money, virtually the same as the nation's currency except for the quality of the paper. The elaborate game plan calls for Cinnamon to tempt DuBruis with supposed insider information about a mining company and Phelps and Rollin posing as criminals who've developed computerized counterfeiting. Barney is also on hand to make the "computer" work.


  • The World Won't Be The Same - New World ...
    by George Freund on October 10, 2019 at 9:53 AM
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    Central Bankers Go Green… Why?

    https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2019/10/02/central-bankers-go-green-why/

    Former President of Greenpeace Scientifically Rips Climate Change to Shreds

    https://www.technocracy.news/former-president-of-greenpeace-scientifically-rips-climate-change-to-shreds/

    Updated – Climate Scientists Write To UN: There Is No Climate Emergency

    https://www.technocracy.news/climate-scientists-write-to-un-there-is-no-climate-emergency/

    When you hear Boris Johnson's speech at the UN saying AI is taking over the world. Your every thought, move and desire will be controlled.

    Limbless chickens and mattresses that monitor your nightmares - Boris Johnson's UN speech was scarier than Brexit

    https://www.conspiracy-cafe.com/apps/blog/show/47264266-limbless-chickens-and-mattresses-that-monitor-your-nightmares-boris-johnson-s-un-speech-was-scarier-than-brexit-

    THE WAR OF THE MULTIVERSE

    https://www.conspiracy-cafe.com/apps/blog/show/46982791-the-war-of-the-multiverse

    We are facing a three pronged assault on humanity. It is all synced to establish the world government. The real emergency and enemy is AI. It is being deeply embedded into all systems to be the global brain and controller. Next is the political agenda to form an autocratic form of government to have quislings micro manage our every move and thought. Then the third prong is to convince the people only that regime of police and military should have arms while the soon to be genocided surrender theirs. It all sounds like happy happy. Trudough should have promised free socks for all.

    DON'T BEAST ME MASTER

    https://www.conspiracy-cafe.com/apps/blog/show/47000977-don-t-beast-me-master

    I'm a Canadian host of Missouri's Power Hour Nation. It's a top American talk show rebroadcast on WWCR around the world on short wave. We have been leading the charge on these issues for many long years.

    https://powerhournation.com/

    I reached out to the PPC to come aboard. I received no reply. Anyway we'll still carry the torch. They're making the mark of the beast slave colony. Green scholars want to cull the herd with a green Gestapo. They leave that part out in their cultish recruitment. That's why they want the guns. Trudough is using classic techniques from Sun Tzu's The Art of War. They placate you into a false sense of security with their drugs and 'tolerance,' vilify the faithful, disarm those to be slaughtered and even get them to beg for it with propaganda. All the while they profit from looting the treasury. I interviewed a liberal MPP's former wife on The Canadian Swamp. He laundered $3 billion personally. Where do you think this green money goes by the hundreds of millions and billions?

    There is no wall around Power Hour Nation. All that is required is to do what I remember my teachers saying, put your thinking caps on. Either we avoid this assault on mankind and avoid the trap or perish.

    Elon Musk says he's loading your mind consciousness to the cloud. Christ said, he's rising with those of us that remain to free the dead in the cloud(s). Get the picture?

  • Department S: EP 5 One of Our Aircraft I...
    by George Freund on October 9, 2019 at 6:11 PM
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    Department S is a United Kingdom spy-fi adventure series produced by ITC Entertainment. It consists of 28 episodes which originally aired in 1969 and 1970. It starred Peter Wyngarde as author Jason King (later featured in spin-off series Jason King), Joel Fabiani as Stewart Sullivan, and Rosemary Nicols as computer expert Annabelle Hurst. These three were agents for a fictional special department (the "S" of the title) of Interpol. The head of Department S was Sir Curtis Seretse (Dennis Alaba Peters).

    Production

    "When a case proves too baffling for the minds of Interpol, they turn to the talents of Department S." – from the ITC trailer for the series.

    The series was created by Dennis Spooner and Monty Berman, although neither man wrote any of the episodes. Episodes were instead written by ITC regulars such as Terry Nation and Philip Broadley. Many of the directors on the show had also worked on other ITC shows such as The Saint, Danger Man and Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased).


    The series was filmed on 35mm and designed, like all ITC's film productions, to fit the United States commercial format. Unusually, however, the episode title, writer and director credits appear on screen before the opening title sequence, though after the theme tune has started. With a few exceptions, the principal cast is always studio-bound. Some exteriors are represented by studio buildings, while the rest are mainly shown in second-unit footage using doubles where necessary. Exotic locations are usually established by the use of stock footage. To further cut costs, the series was produced back-to-back with Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased).

    Synopsis

    Department S is a division of Interpol headed by international bureaucrat Sir Curtis Seretse (Peters). Its headquarters is in Paris (Interpol's headquarters is actually located in Lyon) and the members inspect international cases other crime agencies cannot solve.

    The team itself is led by American and former FBI agent Stewart Sullivan (Fabiani), who takes direction from Seretse. Outside of his FBI experience, little is known about Sullivan except that he was pragmatic and hands-on, and did much of the leg-work, confronting the criminals.


    Jason King (Wyngarde) is the ideas man, but also helps in the field. He is an adventure novelist who uses details from their cases to write his novels. The living he makes writing novels affords him a hedonistic lifestyle, as he is often seen with beautiful women though he had no permanent love interest in the series; in one episode he mentioned he was a widower whose wife was killed in a plane crash. King also serves as comic relief in the series, especially in scenes of hand-to-hand combat where he winds up being subdued as often as he prevails.

    Annabelle Hurst (Nicols) is a computer expert and analyst as well as a field investigator. A very attractive woman, Hurst sometimes appears in seductive, glamorous disguises. There were ongoing hints of romantic interest between Sullivan and Hurst during the series.


    5 5103 "One of Our Aircraft Is Empty" Paul Dickson Tony Williamson 6 April 1969

    An airliner lands at Heathrow but the crew and passengers are missing. (Made back-to-back with "Six Days").

    An aeroplane carrying a hundred and thirty passengers on a flight from New York asks for landing clearance in London but,having safely landed,it is discovered that there is nobody at all on the plane and the pilot is later found murdered in a warehouse. The mystery deepens when Annabelle finds a photograph of a reclusive industrialist apparently boarding the plane,although his name was not on the passenger list. Is it all part of an elaborate scheme to abduct him?

  • War Is a Racket
    by George Freund on October 8, 2019 at 11:04 AM
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    War Is a Racket is a speech and a 1935 short book, by Smedley D. Butler, a retired United States Marine Corps Major General and two-time Medal of Honor recipient. Based on his career military experience, Butler discusses how business interests commercially benefit, such as war profiteering from warfare. He had been appointed commanding officer of the Gendarmerie during the United States occupation of Haiti, which lasted from 1915 to 1934.

    After Butler retired from the US Marine Corps, he made a nationwide tour in the early 1930s giving his speech "War is a Racket". The speech was so well received that he wrote a longer version as a short book published in 1935. His work was condensed in Reader's Digest as a book supplement, which helped popularize his message. In an introduction to the Reader's Digest version, Lowell Thomas praised Butler's "moral as well as physical courage".[2] Thomas had written Smedley Butler's oral autobiography.

    In War Is a Racket, Butler points to a variety of examples, mostly from World War I, where industrialists, whose operations were subsidized by public funding, were able to generate substantial profits, making money from mass human suffering.

    The work is divided into five chapters:

    War is a racket

    Who makes the profits?

    Who pays the bills?

    How to smash this racket!

    To hell with war!

    It contains this summary:

    "War is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in lives. A racket is best described, I believe, as something that is not what it seems to the majority of the people. Only a small 'inside' group knows what it is about. It is conducted for the benefit of the very few, at the expense of the very many. Out of war a few people make huge fortunes."


    Smedley Darlington Butler (July 30, 1881 – June 21, 1940) was a United States Marine Corps major general, the highest rank authorized at that time, and at the time of his death the most decorated Marine in U.S. history. During his 34-year career as a Marine, he participated in military actions in the Philippines, China, in Central America and the Caribbean during the Banana Wars, and France in World War I. Butler later became an outspoken critic of U.S. wars and their consequences. He also exposed an alleged plan to overthrow the U.S. government.

    By the end of his career, Butler had received 16 medals, five for heroism. He is one of 19 men to receive the Medal of Honor twice, one of three to be awarded both the Marine Corps Brevet Medal (along with Wendell Neville and David Porter) and the Medal of Honor, and the only Marine to be awarded the Brevet Medal and two Medals of Honor, all for separate actions.


    In 1933, he became involved in a controversy known as the Business Plot, when he told a congressional committee that a group of wealthy industrialists were planning a military coup to overthrow Franklin D. Roosevelt, with Butler selected to lead a march of veterans to become dictator, similar to Fascist regimes at that time. The individuals involved all denied the existence of a plot and the media ridiculed the allegations, but a final report by a special House of Representatives Committee confirmed some of Butler's testimony.

    In 1935, Butler wrote a book titled War Is a Racket, where he described and criticized the workings of the United States in its foreign actions and wars, such as those in which he had been involved, including the American corporations and other imperialist motivations behind them. After retiring from service, he became a popular advocate, speaking at meetings organized by veterans, pacifists, and church groups in the 1930s.

    CONTINUED AT LINK:

    The embedded version is an audio book. 

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