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How Bitcoin Could Stop China From Becoming The Next Superpower Bully

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Electronic money, or e-money, is to normal money as email is to normal (snail) mail: it’s simply an electronic form of value exchange, but with a key advantage in that most types of e-money are not linked to any particular country or government. Electronic money has made big strides in social acceptance in the last decade. Dutch bank ABN Amro’s CEO recently said that the technology behind electronic money is the next big thing in global banking.

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The king of e-money today is Bitcoin, created in 2009, shortly after the global economic and banking system shocks known now as the Great Recession. Bitcoin was the brain baby of a mysterious person known as Satoshi Nakamoto, who posted the 2009 Bitcoin white paper on a well-known cryptocurrency forum. His paper described the architecture and function of the new type of e-money that he had invented. Shortly thereafter he offered an open source software package that implemented the white paper’s ideas, and, with the mining of the first “block” of Bitcoin by Satoshi himself in 2009, Bitcoin was born.

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Shortly after, Bitcoin’s first commercial use was to buy some pizza for a guy who had a bunch of bitcoin to spare. In 2013, just four years after its creation, Bitcoin was worth as much as $12 billion. That value has since fallen to about $4 billion.

Why would anyone use e-money? Well, the Great Recession is itself a big part of that answer. Normal money like the U.S. dollar is known as a “fiat currency” because it is offered by fiat by the central government and its value is backed simply by the power of the state issuing it, and the confidence that such power creates. Its value also comes from its ability to be used to pay taxes to the state. Until 1971, the U.S. government used gold to back the value of money it issued, but Nixon took the U.S. off the “gold standard” in favor of a new floating system of value in which the value of the dollar is determined mostly by market forces. The market that determines the dollar’s value in relation to other currencies is the international trading system, of both goods and services, which are denominated in dollars (mostly) but also the trading of dollars themselves for other currencies.

tamhunt-solarFor example, China now holds about $1.5 trillion of dollars in reserve in order to pay for goods and services denominated in dollars and as a store of value for a rainy day, out of a $3.5 trillion in total currency reserves. China keeps such a large amount of dollars because the dollar is the primary reserve currency in the world today and has been for some time.

Other reserve currencies include the British pound, the euro, the Japanese yen, and, if China has its way, before too long the Chinese yuan will also be considered a reserve currency. One commentator has recently suggested that the yuan is headed toward replacing the dollar as the global reserve currency before too long. That would be a momentous shift if it does indeed happen.

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The dollar became the primary reserve currency because of our central role in the global economy, which was won by a combination of our large size (more than 1/4th of the global economy after World War II) and our military might that came from being on the right side in World War II, and from our continued military dominance in the wake of the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991. Today, fully 60% of the globe operates in this “dollar zone.” But as the Economist article linked to above describes, there are growing cracks in the dollar’s global dominance.

Since the U.S. went off the gold standard in 1971 the value of our currency has been determined entirely by social and economic acceptance around the world. In other words, the value of the U.S. dollar is based entirely on confidence in the U.S. government and its economy, and on the trust that such confidence instills in the ability of the dollar to retain its value and its use as an exchange currency.

But the 2008-2009 Great Recession shook a lot of people into the realization that nothing is written in stone, no economic foundation is entirely firm, and even the dollar can of course lose value. When the U.S. government agreed to the $700 billion (with a “b”) bailout of major U.S. banks in 2009, plus the Federal Reserves’ $trillions in additional support, it became quite obvious that our economic and currency system had some major flaws. This was not, of course, the only economic crisis we’ve suffered. Rather, it was simply the latest and most severe since the Great Depression.

Satoshi’s new form of e-money, Bitcoin, arrived in 2009 at an opportune time and a lot of hobbyists, libertarians, and tinkerers leapt at the chance to experiment with a new type of currency that didn’t rely on any central bank or any central authority whatever for its value or its operation.

The magic ingredient in Bitcoin is the distribution of trust (sometimes described as “trustless” transactions) in a vast network that moots the need for the “centralization of trust” that is the function of central banks like the Federal Reserve. The distribution of trust in the Bitcoin ecosystem is made possible with Satoshi’s invention of the “blockchain.” The blockchain is an electronic record of all Bitcoin transactions that is stored on every node of the ever-increasing network of the Bitcoin ecosystem. Because it is completely distributed and constantly updated in real time, the blockchain, which is the ledger of all Bitcoin transactions, can never be shut down by any outside force and it becomes practically immune from hackers.

(Centralized businesses that are part of the Bitcoin ecosystem can still be hacked, and there have been prominent examples of such hacking, such as Mt. Gox before it folded in 2013, but these incidents do not reflect on the security of the blockchain itself.)

In other words, the Bitcoin ecosystem is a way for anybody using it to avoid the centralized power of central banks and of national governments entirely, in terms of these entities’ ability to affect the value and use of the Bitcoin currency. ABN Amro bank chief said it well in August this year: “What the Internet has done for information and the way we communicate, the blockchain will do for value and the way we look at trust. The financial world is going to flip upside-down.”

Obviously, the decentralized nature and independence from government influence has appealed to libertarians and techno-optimists since Bitcoin’s creation. Bitcoin-enabled commerce holds the promise of reducing national borders, and the power of central governments, significantly.

Bitcoin in World Affairs

Okay, now that that introduction to e-money is out of the way, let me shift gears to talk about foreign affairs and where our global system is headed. It is well-known that China’s economy is growing rapidly and at the current pace of growth is set to exceed the size of the U.S. economy in 5-20 years (depending on various factors). Whether this happens in 5, 10, or 20 years doesn’t really matter for present purposes because my point is simply that China is on the verge of taking the top spot from the U.S. in terms of economic power on the global stage.

Recent events have cast some doubts on the sustainability of China’s economic expansion but my feeling is that the current issues facing China are temporary and that it will before too long continue to grow at a steady pace over time.

China is already flexing its new-found muscle in various ways, including with its recent creation of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a regional replacement in many ways for the World Bank. The World Bank is a major part of the Bretton Woods economic system that has governed world affairs in many ways since its creation in 1944 at the close of the Second World War. The World Bank chief is traditionally an American and its sister institution’s chief at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is traditionally a European.

The U.S. and the UK were the primary architects of the Bretton Woods system and many would agree that these same powers, along with Europe and the western world more generally, have benefited greatly from this system through improved trade relations and improved stability within and between nations.

China’s creation of the AIIB is a direct challenge to the long-standing Bretton Woods system largely because it is the first institution of its kind to gain buy-in from European and other western powers, including the UK, France, Australia, and many others—over the loud objections of the U.S.

China has also worked extensively with Russia in recent years on major infrastructure projects, like a planned rail link between Moscow and Beijing, but also and more importantly in terms of using the yuan as a replacement for the dollar in economic transactions between Russia and China.

In sum, China is already in many ways pushing for a world in which U.S. power and economic strength is much reduced. And while I would agree with many critics regarding the misuse of U.S. power over the last couple of decades, in particular, I fear that China, or a China/Russia axis, would, as the replacement superpower (or “hyperpower” as some have described the U.S. today), be worse than the U.S. has been. And possibly far worse. This is because, among other reasons, China lacks a democratic tradition, is highly nationalistic and ethnicist, and is home to a growing bellicosity and assertiveness that doesn’t bode well for peace as China continues to rise and increasingly butts up against U.S. power in Asia and around the world, as well as with regional rivals like Japan. I fear increasing conflict between China, its regional neighbours, and the U.S., but also a world in which China could theoretically replace the U.S. as top dog at some point down the road.

However, I see the rise of Bitcoin as a powerful tool in helping to prevent this from happening. How? Well, the key to this dynamic is the potential for Bitcoin to replace the yuan as the currency of choice in China. Bitcoin is already being used on a minimal basis in China and China has cracked down on early Bitcoin entrepreneurs and cracked down on Bitcoin in other ways. But even with China’s crackdown on Bitcoin normal Chinese can and do conduct a significant amount of economic transactions in Bitcoin. And China is home to the most Bitcoin mining (creating Bitcoin through massive computing power) of any country, by far, controlling over 50% of all mining in 2015.

Bitcoin is appealing to the Chinese for different reasons, but its main appeal, it seems, is the ability it gives them to send money anywhere in the world with the push of a button, with no fees or very limited fees. China imposes strong capital controls on its citizens, including an annual limit of $50,000 (approximately) in Chinese money being sent out of the country, along with new daily limits on ATM withdrawals in foreign countries. These limits are imposed as a way to maintain the Chinese government’s ability to control the value of its currency, which has been pegged at a specific value to the dollar since 1993.

Bitcoin, however, allows any Chinese national to send as much money abroad as they want to because Bitcoin transactions are generally untraceable to any particular individual. This privacy is made possible because the blockchain ledger of Bitcoin transactions doesn’t contain any personal information. It only contains the Bitcoin transactions themselves.

This feature alone may lead the Chinese to expand their use of Bitcoin, continuing a very clear trend since Bitcoin was created. If this trend does continue, then Bitcoin may become, before too long, a widespread currency in China alongside the yuan, either overtly or more likely covertly.

If Bitcoin continues to be used widely, and if the yuan continues to be devalued through floating exchange rates or through government manipulation of its value, Bitcoin may well become the preferred currency and store of value for large numbers of Chinese.

This evolutionary process could lead to the yuan becoming further devalued through disuse, particularly if other countries start to reject the yuan as a reserve currency, in favor of Bitcoin or other more established currencies, which could lead to a downward spiral of declining value for the yuan. This would improve the competitiveness of Chinese exports, which would boost the Chinese economy, all else equal, but a downward spiral in the value of a national currency is never a good thing in the long-term.

Bitcoin would be well-situated in such a scenario to eventually replace the yuan as the currency of choice for the majority of Chinese people. And if that happens, the central government loses its ability to set economic policy. And if that happens, China may be stopped in its tracks from becoming a superpower capable of rivaling the U.S. If a country can’t control its own currency, or even have its own currency, it cannot be a superpower in any normal sense of the word.

This is all highly speculative, of course, but my aim is to present a plausible scenario in which China loses its ability to control the currency of choice for a majority of its citizens. We’re far too early in the development of Bitcoin to make any predictions about this unfolding dynamic but it will certainly be an interesting ride.

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“The CIA Simulated UFO Abductions In Latin America As Psychological Warfare Experiments” – Dr. Jacques Vallée

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    In his book, "Forbidden Science 4," Dr. Jacques Valle explains how he came in possession documents showing that forced "UFO abductions" were conducted by the CIA as psychological warfare experiments.

  • Reflect On:

    What type of technology would the CIA have to have in order to pull something like this off?

The picture you see above is of Joseph Allen Hynek, American astronomer, professor, and ufologist. Hynek acted as scientific advisor to UFO studies undertaken by the U.S. Air Force under three consecutive projects: Project Sign (1947–1949), Project Grudge (1949–1952), and Project Blue Book (1952–1969). The man standing next to him is Dr. Jacques Vallee, more on him below.

Throughout history, the field of ufology and the examination of the extraterrestrial hypothesis has, without a doubt, been overcome with a plethora of disinformation. Those who have dived into the depths of ufology know this best, as it’s well documented that ‘outsiders’ from intelligence agencies and governments have infiltrated the field for the purposes of deceiving researchers and people who are interested in the topic for one simple reason, to keep them away from the truth. On top of these disinformation campaigns, which still seem to be in operation today, there has long been an “official campaign of ridicule and secrecy” (Roscoe Hillenkoetter, Ex CIA director)  associated with the subject. This is why I encourage all those reading who dive into this subject to stick with facts, data, and evidence rather than entertain what seem to be outlandish claims that in no way, at all, can be verified.

I’d like to draw your attention to Dr. Jacques Vallee, who holds a master’s degree in astrophysics and a Ph.D. in computer science. The subject of UFOs first attracted his attention as an astronomer in Paris. He subsequently became a close associate of Project Blue Book’s J. Allen Hynek and has written several books on the UFO enigma. He is currently a venture capitalist living in San Francisco. Vallée co-developed the first computerized map of Mars for NASA in 1963. He later worked on the network information center for the ARPANET, a precursor to the modern Internet, as a staff engineer of SRI International’s Augmentation Research Center under Douglas Engelbart.

He’s a researcher that’s had a very interesting life, to say the least, with regards to researching the topic of UFOs. He’s come into contact with and had meetings with most experts in the field, politicians from around the world, high ranking military personnel and much more. His journey into the subject has led him to investigate an uncountable amount of case reports regarding UFOs and supposed extraterrestrial beings, and he’s been a major player with regards to bringing the mainstream scientific community forward to look at the evidence and data that’s involved with such a serious subject, that, in his time, was largely ridiculed. He is an important reason why the phenomenon has gained as much credibility as it has today.

Valle is one of many who have written about and documented the startling evidence that well-constructed hoaxes and media manipulations have misled UFO researchers, diverting them from the UFO phenomenon itself, what’s really going on.

In one of his latest books, Forbidden Science 4he shares a record of his private study into unexplained phenomena between 1990 and the end of the millennium, during which he was traveling around the global pursuing his professional work as a high-technology investor. It’s a bit of a diary, documenting his experiences and encounters/meetings as he tries to examine and explore the phenomenon.

In an entry dated Thursday 26 March 1992, Valle writes:

I have secured a document confirming that the CIA simulated UFO abductions in Latin America (Brazil and Argentina) as psychological warfare experiments.

Reading this line from his book triggered me back to earlier in his book when he mentions one of many conversations he’s had with Ron Blackburn.

On Monday 16 April 1990, he writes:

Over lunch again with Colonel Ron Blackburn (Air Force) at the Gatehouse in Palo Alto he revealed that the “Secret Onion” group started in 1985 in the classified tank located in his basement at the Lockheed Skunk Works. Colonel John Alexander had brought him a list of the people in the inner circle. They divided the world into layers of concentric trust and ability. John introduced Blackburn to Ed Dames. Blackburn and I have a firmed up our plants to ravel to New Mexico on May 4th, up the high mesa – supposedly to meet some Aliens.

It’s interesting to note that Colonel John Alexander army writes about Blackburn in his book, “UFOs, myths, conspiracies and realities.”

Among the people I met was Dr. Ron Blackburn, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel who was then working at the Lockheed Skunk Works in Burbank. It was Blackburn who first asked me if I had ever heard of the infamous Area 51. In the early 1980s, this facility was still not widely known inside the military, let alone the general public, even though it had been functional for decades…Among areas of common interest between Blackburn and me were UFOs. We discussed many possibilities related to who might be in charge of UFO research. We both thought that there was some organization, probably within the U.S. Air Force, which had the responsibility. But we acknowledged that whoever had the ball, there must be a an interagency effort as well. Our assumption was that somebody must be in charge, and we were well aware of all the prevailing stories and rumours. Roswell, we assumed, was a real UFO event.

Fast forward to Friday, May 4th, 1990, Valle writes about Blackburn:

“I’m convinced the government is working on UFOs,” he told me. “What are the chances some witnesses are being fooled by special effects developed by psychological warfare?” I countered. Thinking of cases like Bentwaters in the UK or Cergy-Pontoise in France. “They’re pretty good,” he admitted. “Suppose you shine a week infrared laser into people’s eyes; it won’t hurt them but may induce a hallucinatory state. Experiments have been done where you send a microwave beam through someone’s brain; you pick up the transmitted energy pattern. You can influence people this way, even make them hear things. Holograms have been used too,”

It’s interesting to note the conversation Valle had with Blackburn in 1990, and then in 1992 writes that he had received a document that the CIA had been involved with staging UFO (alien abductions). Combine this information with Blackburn mentioning that holograms have been used, and technology exists to produce “hallucinatory” states.

This is just one of many examples and pieces of evidence many researchers in the field point to suggesting that there are staged abductions happening for reasons unknown, and that it’s continuing today.  It’s not surprising either if you’ve ventured down the road of CIA mind controlled tactics, programs like MK ultra and their desire to manipulate the perception of the masses with regards to various topics. It’s not surprising if you’ve looked into the black budget world, a world that’s far more advanced that the mainstream world with regards to technology.

Dr. David Jacobs, a retired university professor, is one of many experts who has hypnotically regressed people who claim to have had ET abduction experiences. After thousands of people, they all share the same story. Many filled with forced impregnation, and ‘hybrid’ children, among other things. Could many of these forced abduction experiments simply be deep black projects that are being conducted by rogue government agencies? Now we know that yes, many of them could be. Are all of them? There are stories floating around out there without much evidence, like the idea that Eisenhower made a deal with certain extraterrestrial groups, that they could abduct a certain amount of humans for the exchange of technology. Based on the idea that that forced abductions may be military operations, this supposed meeting is called into question.

Valle writes of Jacobs in his book:

I am trying to read Jacob’s Secret Life.’ The author appears obsessed with what he views as a massive Alien invasion, his analysis is no longer balanced.

This may explain why there is a whole array of people who claim to have had experience with beings from somewhere else, but these experiences did not involve forced abductions, but rather, simple contact experiences. Remember, the key nuance here is we’re talking about human and ET contact, vs forced abductions which are often quite aggressive or terrifying for people.

I’ve written previously about the work of Jacobs, you can read that article here. I’ve been in this field for more than a decade now and the more I learn, the more I have to unlearn and consider other possibilities. I wrote that article being aware that many abduction cases could be military operations, but I did not mention it. I’ve come across the work of many who have interviewed abductees and, from their experiences, there also seems to be a military component as well, or a feeling of military personnel appearing as ‘Aliens.’

How Deep Does The Misinformation Go?

Richard Doty is also mentioned multiple times in Valle’s book. He is a retired Air Force Special investigations officer (AFSIO), and his job was to spread disinformation about the UFO subject during his time with the Air Force. Spreading disinformation about the reality of UFOs is no secret, and in Doty’s case, he admitted to infiltrating UFO circles along with his colleagues to feed ufologists and journalists lies and half truths so that they would never understand any real truth.

So, as you can see, this type of narrative has many interesting sources. You can read more about Doty and watch an interview with him here.

Regardless, There Is Something Going On Here

Valle, and all others in this field are quite aware that something real is going on, and something quite possibility extraterrestrial and inter-dimensional. This article is not meant to shed doubt on the phenomenon itself as well as the extraterrestrial hypothesis. Credible information with regards to sightings, crash retrieval, and possible bodies and contact experiences with ‘aliens’ are out there and can be examined. That being said, there is obviously a lot of disinformation out there as well, ridiculous claims as well as charlatans who are in the field spreading lies and fake stories for the purposes of making money, or perhaps to do what Doty was once tasked with, to spread disinformation, are out there.

With all that being said, the fact remains that:

There is a serious possibility that we are being visited and have been visited for many years by people from outer space, from other civilizations….This should be the subject of rigorous scientific investigation and not the subject of ‘rubishing’ by tabloid newspapers. – Lord Admiral Hill-Norton, Former Chief of Defence Staff, 5 Star Admiral of the Royal Navy, Chairman of the NATO Military Committee (source)

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A Video of President Trump Supporting Bill & Melinda Gates’ Vaccine Alliance, Gavi

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    Donald Trump/U.S. Government have donated more than a billion dollars to Bill & Melinda Gates' vaccine alliance, called Gavi.

  • Reflect On:

    Why do people still think this is fake news even though it came straight from President Donald Trump? Why do people think one person, like Trump can "save" humanity? Why do we keep giving our power away to other people and expect them to make change?

Politics is a funny thing, if there’s one common theme that can constantly be seen, it’s the fact that throughout the years, presidents and politicians are constantly flip flopping when it comes to their opinion on various topics that are controlled by political policy,  or should I say corporate policy instead? Why do they (presidents and politicians) flip flop so much? Is it because they’ve been entrapped or black mailed in some sort of way? Perhaps threatened in some sort of way to take a particular stance on a particular topic? Are decisions and opinions given simply to appeal to the masses and collect the popular vote? With such a large lack of transparency existing within big politics, why do we even continue to vote and uphold a system that doesn’t seem to be capable of helping our planet, people and all life on it thrive? Why are there so many solutions to our problems that have trouble seeing the light of day? These are important questions to ask ourselves, especially in today’s day and age.

What Happened: Today, Trump has completely reversed his position on some issues, like vaccines, for example. Is this a result of the influence that the “secret government” (Roosevelt) has over the presidency? Who really knows. During his 2016 campaign Trump was quite outspoken about vaccine safety concerns, but since then he has publicly stated how important they are, and he recently gave more than a billion dollars to a vaccine alliance called Gavi that was co-founded by Bill & Melinda Gates. He also inked a deal with Pfizer for 100,000,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine while simultaneously stating that “big pharma” doesn’t like him for lowering drugs prices.

I wrote about this and published an article about it a couple of weeks ago titled  “Trump Gives 1.16 Billion to Bill Gates’ Vaccine alLIANCE & Inks deal with Pfizer of a COVID Vaccine.” As a result, we received a lot of comments on Facebook stating that it’s “fake news” or to simply “trust the plan.” The number of comments on the article claiming that it was “fake news” was quite overwhelming, and most of them obviously Trump supporters.

I am writing this article to let these people know, again, that this isn’t ‘fake news.’ US President Donald Trump “donated more to Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, to prevent the spread of infectious diseases worldwide.” He did so in a statement of support for Gavi at the public Gavi pledge conference, which was hosted by the United Kingdom, on June 4th. So far, the United States has donated more than $12 billion for the development of COVID-19 vaccines and therapies, and “the U.S. commitment to immunization complements the work of innovators in the United States and other countries who are racing to find a vaccine and treatments for COVID­19.” (source)

Here’s a video clip of Trump talking about his decision, as the headline of this article promotes. Clearly, this isn’t fake news. 

Shortly after this, Trump announced that they will give nearly $2 billion to Pfizer, a big pharmaceutical company, for 100 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine that could make its way into the public domain sometime next year.

It really goes to show you how many people simply read headlines without actually reading the article and examining sources for themselves.

Sure, Trump may be playing both sides. He has promoted alternative treatments like Hydroxychloroquine, which was supported by countless doctors, scientists and evidence. He has called the coronavirus pandemic “artificially induced” and more, which many of us in the ‘alternative media’ world would agree with for a number of reasons. But again, he is also simultaneously supporting the vaccine.

Are politicians forced to do and say things they really don’t agree with? Why? What’s going on ?

Has science become politicized?

Why This Is Important: If we write an article about how Trump has been the only president to make any real progress on human and child sex trafficking, we get demonized for being “Trump supporters” which we are not. If we write an article that raises concerns, like the topic discussed in this article, we get demonized for not being a Trump haters” , which we are not.

This is what happens when you look at and write about politics from a neutral perspective without taking sides. The idea that one man or woman in the position of the presidency can make changes our world needs is upsetting to me, because we are constantly giving our power away every four years thinking someone else is going to “take care of the problem.” We look to these people as idols and saviours of humanity, when really we are simply prolonging problems that plague our world by putting power into the hands of people who don’t always have the best interests of humanity at heart, all the time.

The fact that so many people claimed that Trumps donation was “fake news” goes to show just how many people don’t read articles and examine sources. This makes it easy for “fact checkers” and provides more of a justification for governments to censor real information and label it as fake news. Simply reading a headline and then jumping to a conclusion is a huge problem people have today, especially when it comes to information that contradicts ones belief system.

Big politics is a big game, and those who play it have to go up against those who sit above government, a power so great that dozens of presidents and politicians have mentioned it, and most of them in recent history have given in to the will of those who sit above the presidency. Donald Trump, in my opinion, is a difficult person for this group of people, which is why he has been bombarded and demonized by the mainstream media and his opposition with false accusations, like the “Russian hack” for example. All these and more have been an attempt to get the president out of his current position.

As New York City mayor John F. Hylan once said“like a giant octopus sprawls its slimy legs over our cities, states and nation.” This “little coterie of powerful international bankers virtually run the United States government for their own selfish purposes. They practically control both parties … [and] control the majority of the newspapers and magazines in this country.

Again, this doesn’t mean that he is the “solution” or represents the type of change we need. Ultimately, a shift in consciousness is required and humanity needs to begin creating and making decisions from a place of peace and good will, and an elevated level of thinking.

The Takeaway: Everytime I examine big politics, I am amazed as to why humanity continues to play with it and participate in it, thus perpetuating it. Why are we made to feel like our vote actually counts and that one person (president) can make any significant change on the planet? Presidents prior to Trump have been used as celebrity figures. They are marketed and portrayed as idols and bearers of good will, and in many cases a distraction. We are made to believe that our ‘leaders’ are solving and tackling the issues that need to be tackled, but are they? Nothing significant ever seems to get accomplished.  If we can lock down the world and take action for the coronavirus, why can’t we lock down the world and take action for more important things?

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Ex Defense Official Appears On CNN Stating “UFOs Are Clearly Under Intelligent Control”

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    Ex-Defense official Christopher Mellon has been making his rounds on mainstream media networks talking about the reality of the UFO phenomenon.

  • Reflect On:

    Can we expect truth from mainstream media when we've already experienced so many examples of deception? Where are they going with this topic? What do they want to use it for?

What Happened: Christopher Mellon was the former Deputy Assistant Defense Secretary for Intelligence from 1997 to 2002. From 2002-2004 he was the Minority Staff Director of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence under Sen. John Rockefeller IV (D-W.Va.). He’s had a long career inside the government and the intelligence community, and is considered one of hundreds, if not thousands of ‘high ranking’ individuals that have, and are speaking up about the UFO phenomenon and have been for decades.

Mellon recently made appearances on both Fox News and CNN, and in the CNN interview, he states the following:

We have information from multiple radar systems, inferred systems, multiple Naval personnel on the ground and in the air. And we’re tracking these objects performing maneuvers that clearly indicate they’re under intelligent control. They’re responding to our air-craft, they’re out-maneuvering them, and they’re doing things that are far beyond any capability we posses.

Recent related CE Article: Government Contractor Briefs The D.O.D On “Off-World Vehicles Not Made On This Earth”

Keep in mind we are talking about objects that have been observed instantaneously accelerating at thousands of miles per hours, and then re-appearing in another location. In of the incidents mentioned below, the objects were also seen shape shifting, and it is arguable if one of them actually teleports.

In the Fox News interview, Mellon states:

These are interactions between intelligently controlled vehicles that are highly sophisticated operating in and around U.S. military facilities, and hence the concern…There is a vital national security issue, which is that our sovereignty is being violated by vehicles of unknown origin.

Mellon has published multiple articles in mainstream media outlets, and has given several video interviews after an organization that he’s now a part of, To The Stars Academy, gained access to videos of UFOs filmed by multiple Navy pilots. These videos were recently confirmed as authentic by the Pentagon, and are one of thousands of examples of objects performing maneuvers that no known air-craft is capable of, objects being tracked on air/ground radar while simultaneously visually confirmed by trained military observers.

Why This Is Important: Why does something have to be presented on CNN or another mainstream media network for it to be verified or real? Collective Evolution, for example, has been creating awareness on this phenomenon for 11 years with impeccable sources that cannot be discredited, yet when mainstream media covers it, it’s all of a sudden a big story. This is dangerous, and uncomfortable because it’s one of many examples of how mainstream media has a stranglehold on the minds of the masses.

How come a select group of people get to speak out and receive all of the attention? Why are they getting all of the mainstream media press coverage? Are they themselves being handed mis-information from their ‘higher ups?’ Who knows, one thing is for certain, this field has been plagued with disinformation for a very long time.

It’s also important to note that this topic is deep, and has huge implications with regards to science, history, technology, consciousness and much more. Mainstream media does not discuss this, and they also seem to not really emphasize the technological capability of these craft and what that in itself means.

There are so many examples of mainstream media networks dishing out fake information, the war on terror is a great example in my opinion. There was a massive campaign to convince the population that terrorist groups like Al-Qaeda and ISIS were a huge threat that were carrying out terrorist attacks, when most of the evidence I looked at suggested that these terrorist groups are actually a creation of, funded by, trained by, and armed by rouge parts of the U.S. government and their military allies. This means that the ones who create the problem, propose the solution under the guise of good will, all of ulterior motives like resources extraction, and perhaps the retrieval of crafts that do not originate on Earth. Nations are and always have been desperate to retrieve and reverse engineer this technology.

A concern of many individuals is if the ‘establishment’ will attempt to do the same with UFOs, just as they’ve attempted to do the same with virtually ever major topic and geopolitical issue.

In the Fox News interview, when Mellon states that “There is a vital national security issue, which is that our sovereignty is being violated by vehicles of unknown origin” I am concerned for multiple reasons. One is because “national security” has been a term used to justify the classification and concealment of information from the citizenry. It’s also been used to justify the concealment of information that exposes and unethical and immoral side of governments and big corporations, which is precisely why people like Julian Assange are in jail.

The Takeaway

At the end of the day, our world today seems to be about which powerful person, group or ‘deep state’ can control the perception of human beings the best, and win their admiration.

The truth is indeed out there, but it’s for us as a collective to discover for ourselves, not something for our government to tell us. We’re getting to the point where information is being heavily censored, and there seems to be a ‘ministry of truth’ (fact checkers) patrolling the internet telling us what is and what isn’t. Again, I suspect this to happen with the UFO phenomenon.

I do feel that we are the ones we need to be concerned about, and there is much work to do on our planet with regards to solving issues that continue to destroy our ability to thrive, along with other life-forms as well. We are destroying our own planet, and perhaps this, in some way, with regards to some groups who are observing us. I’m just speculating, but it’s intelligent speculation based on years of research. That being said, I don’t know.

It’s an extremely deep topic that leaves no aspect of humanity untouched. There are many stories within the lore, from ancient indigenous tales of “star people”  to friendly encounters, to both benevolent and what we perceive as malevolent encounters and more.

We’ve been writing on this topic for 11 years, and if you’re interested in going through our UFO/ET article archive, you can do so here.

Due to censorship, we’ve also created our own platform, CETV, and there you can find even more in depth content on the phenomenon, and others as well.

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