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FTR #812 Kim Dotcom and Divine Laissez Faire Economics

A col­league of Eddie the Friendly Spook [Snow­den], Julian Assange and Glenn Green­wald, Kim Schmitz, aka “Kim Dot­com”] espouses the same libertarian/free mar­ket ide­ol­ogy under­ly­ing the “cor­po­ratism” of Ben­ito Mus­solini. With an exten­sive crim­i­nal record in Ger­many and else­where, “Der Dot­com­man­dant” has eluded seri­ous pun­ish­ment for his offenses, includ­ing exe­cut­ing the largest insider trad­ing scheme in Ger­man his­tory. Embraced by the file-sharing com­mu­nity and ele­ments of the so-called pro­gres­sive sec­tor, Dot­com actu­ally allied him­self with John Banks and his far-right ACT Party in New Zealand. His embrace of the so-called pro­gres­sive sec­tor came later and is viewed as hav­ing dam­aged left-leaning par­ties at the polls. Dot­com is enam­ored of Nazi mem­o­ra­bilia and owns a rare, author-authographed copy of “Mein Kampf.” Much of the sec­ond side of the pro­gram com­pares the “Divine, Theo­cratic” free-market eco­nomic the­ory of The Fam­ily and the cor­re­spond­ing ide­ol­ogy of the Mus­lim Broth­er­hood. Both see wealth and eco­nomic priv­i­lege as a mat­ter of divine will, with that per­ceived will being the gov­ern­ing ethos of an ideal society.


FTR #811 Walkin’ the Snake in Ukraine, Part 4

With another anniver­sary of the 9/11 attacks hav­ing passed, it is inter­est­ing to con­tem­plate the ongo­ing dam­age from the unlearned lessons con­cern­ing those attacks. Before dis­cussing ongo­ing sup­port for Cau­casian and Chechen jihadist ele­ments by ele­ments of U.S., West­ern and Saudi intel­li­gence, the pro­gram high­lights the bogus intel­li­gence about a sup­posed “Russ­ian inva­sion” of Ukraine that does not appear to have occurred at all. Much of the sup­posed intel­li­gence on this “inva­sion” comes from satel­lite pho­tos, show­ing what are sup­posed to be Russ­ian armored and artillery ele­ments in Ukraine. These pho­tos are NOT from U.S. recon­nais­sance satel­lites, but come from a pri­vate company–DigitalGlobe. Founded by vet­er­ans of Ronald Reagan’s “Star Wars” pro­gram (The Strate­gic Defense Ini­tia­tive), the company’s exec­u­tives have CV’s involv­ing work for Bain (Mitt Romney’s firm) and IHS, the Thyssen/Bornemisza group firm that is the epi­cen­ter of the Peak Oil doc­trine. Access­ing archival infor­ma­tion about sup­port for Chechen Islamists by ele­ments of U.S., West­ern and Saudi intel­li­gence, the pro­gram notes the involve­ment of Ukrain­ian fas­cists from the UNA/UNSO orga­ni­za­tion in Chech­nya and the Cau­ca­sus. The reported com­bat exper­tise of ISIS is said by some ana­lysts to have evolved from the par­tic­i­pa­tion in that group of Chechen vet­er­ans, mak­ing our slip­pery slope involve­ment against the group blowback–to an extent–from the West’s proxy war­riors in the Cau­ca­sus. As was the case in Afghanistan–where the U.S. fought a bloody, inde­ci­sive war against jihadists crafted to fight against the U.S.S.R. and sub­se­quently Russia–we once again find Amer­i­can mil­i­tary forces engaged against jihadists being used as proxy war­riors by ele­ments of the transna­tional cor­po­rate elite and allied national secu­rity ele­ments. The pro­gram con­cludes with a closer look at the his­tor­i­cal back­ground to some recent pro­pa­ganda in the New York Times’ op-ed page, ascrib­ing Russ­ian respon­si­bil­ity to the 1999 assas­si­na­tions of Armen­ian polit­i­cal lead­ers by the Dash­nags, an Armen­ian nation­al­ist group with long­stand­ing his­tor­i­cal links to Ukrain­ian fas­cists and other ele­ments of inter­na­tional fas­cism and the Under­ground Reich.


FTR #810 A Prince Too Far

Pop con­spir­acy the­ory casts the Bilder­berger group in a sen­sa­tion­al­ist, polit­i­cally and his­tor­i­cally illit­er­ate “New World Order” con­text. In this broad­cast, we exam­ine the his­tory of Prince Bern­hard, the for­mer SS offi­cer and I.G. Far­ben spy who founded the group, against the back­ground of the Bat­tle of Arn­hem (Oper­a­tion Mar­ket Gar­den) in Sep­tem­ber of 1944. As head of the Dutch “resis­tance,” appar­ent dou­ble agent Bern­hard sac­ri­ficed a resis­tance fighter named Chris­t­ian Lin­de­mans (code named “King Kong”), who took the blame for the delib­er­ate betrayal of the Allied bat­tle plan. Sab­o­tage of the Arn­hem oper­a­tion has also been partly attrib­uted to Peter Car­ring­ton (later Lord Car­ring­ton and for­mer British For­eign Sec­re­tary dur­ing the run-up to the Fal­ka­lands War.) Attacked for his stun­ning lack of insight with regard to the Argen­tine fas­cist junta’s inva­sion of those islands, Car­ring­ton has never been prop­erly vet­ted with regard to the betrayal of part of the British bat­tle plan for the Fal­ka­lnds cam­paign. The pro­gram also exam­ines the fas­cist activ­i­ties and involve­ments of Bernhard’s heirs in the Royal Fam­ily of the Netherlands.


FTR #809 Days of Future Passed: All in the [Manson] Family?

It has been dis­closed that phone taps on con­victed Man­son Fam­ily killer Tex Wat­son have infor­ma­tion that may relate to 12 addi­tional mur­ders. Por­trayed by the media as a bunch of way­ward hip­pies, the Man­son group, in fact, had par­tic­i­pa­tion by neo-Nazi ele­ments, as well as links to the intel­li­gence com­mu­nity. One won­ders who the other vic­tims might have been? Might one of them have been Marina Habe, daugh­ter of Hans Habe, an anti-fascist activist and jour­nal­ist who worked for U.S. intel­li­gence dur­ing World War II and afterward–something that would not have sat well with the Under­ground Reich. One case that has more to it than reaches the eye is the mur­der of Sharon Tate. Deeply involved with Robert F. Kennedy’s pres­i­den­tial cam­paign in the Los Ange­les area, Tate had been present at a din­ner shortly before Kennedy’s assas­si­na­tion at which he report­edly said that he would re-open the inves­ti­ga­tion into his brother’s mur­der after get­ting into the White House.


FTR #808 Walkin’ the Snake in Ukraine, Part 3 (“How Many Lies Can You Allow Yourself to Believe Before You Belong to the Lie?”)

Polit­i­cal come­dian Mort Sahl (one of New Orleans DA Jim Garrison’s inves­ti­ga­tors into the JFK assas­si­na­tion) asked in his auto­bi­og­ra­phy “Heart­land”; “How many lies can you allow your­self to believe before you belong to the lie?” In the gath­er­ing storm in Ukraine, decades of insti­tu­tional lying from the Sec­ond World War, through the Cold War and into the present appears to have gained own­er­ship over con­tem­po­rary Amer­ica. Hav­ing taken in the intel­li­gence and polit­i­cal residua of the Third Reich and its Cen­tral and East­ern Euro­pean allies, Amer­ica res­ur­rected and per­pet­u­ated the polit­i­cal and ide­o­log­i­cal ban­ner of fas­cism. Adher­ing to grossly and delib­er­ately dis­torted intel­li­gence dur­ing the Cold War, the polit­i­cal land­scape evolv­ing from that dis­tor­tion is gov­ern­ing con­tem­po­rary per­cep­tions and actions. This pro­gram updates the actions of the OUN/B heirs in Ukraine and their polit­i­cal and ide­o­log­i­cal allies else­where in the for­mer War­saw Pact coun­tries. At the core of this analy­sis is the nur­tur­ing of the Hitler-conceived Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations within West­ern intel­li­gence and the GOP, its pro­jec­tion into East­ern Europe and the for­mer U.S.S.R. dur­ing the final stages of the Cold War and and how we are now dom­i­nated by the polit­i­cal Frankenstein’s mon­ster we cre­ated in that part of the world.


FTR #807 Update on the Adventures of Eddie the Friendly Spook

Updat­ing “L’Affaire Snow­den,” this pro­gram sup­ple­ments infor­ma­tion about the eco­nomic dam­age done to the Amer­i­can IT sec­tor by Snowden’s dis­clo­sures. Snowden’s “op” was, among other things, an act of eco­nomic war­fare against the U.S.–a “psy-op” designed to pro­vide grav­i­tas for a pre-determined Ger­man and Brazil­ian effort to upgrade their own IT sec­tors at the expense of the U.S. Other points of infor­ma­tion include: more doc­u­men­ta­tion of the effort by Face­book and other U.S. tech firms to data mine their cus­tomers to an extra­or­di­nary extent; Glenn Greenwald’s con­tin­ued efforts on behalf of fas­cists of var­i­ous stripes; the extreme sen­si­tiv­ity of doc­u­ments given by Snow­den to indi­vid­u­als and insti­tu­tions not not autho­rized to receive such impor­tant infor­ma­tion; Germany’s “acci­den­tal” spy­ing on John Kerry and Hillary Clin­ton; counter-intelligence spar­ring by the CIA, NSA, GCHQ and BND.


FTR #806 Miscellaneous Articles and Updates

Con­tin­u­ing our updates of pre­vi­ous sto­ries and cov­er­age of arti­cles that sur­faced dur­ing the hia­tus in For The Record pro­duc­tion, we present infor­ma­tion that will serve as the foun­da­tion of future–as well as past inquiries. Begin­ning with the Boston Marathon bomb­ing, we note that the Tsar­naev broth­ers appear to have had [as yet unspec­i­fied] help in mak­ing their bombs. In addi­tion, the pro­gram high­lights stun­ning infor­ma­tion bout the 1980 Munich Okto­ber­fest bomb­ing, indi­cat­ing com­plic­ity by Ger­man gov­ern­ment offi­cials in the event, as well as evi­den­tiary trib­u­taries lead­ing in the direc­tion of Klaus Barbie’s Brides­grooms of Death mer­ce­nary group. After high­light­ing attempts by Henry Kissinger and Richard Nixon to use Under­ground Reich ele­ments to desta­bi­lize the Ger­man gov­ern­ment of Willy Brandt, the broad­cast sets forth the Euro­pean Space Agency’s employ­ment of Project HAARP devel­oper Bernard “Ben” East­lund to develop tech­nol­ogy osten­si­bly designed to neu­tral­ize tor­na­does. Tor­na­does do not occur in Europe and crit­ics have stated that the tech­nol­ogy might actu­ally make tor­na­does more destructive.


FTR #805 Miscellaneous Articles and Updates

As our title indi­cates, this pro­gram brings a num­ber of paths of inquiry up to date, as well as high­light­ing some new points of inter­est. Begin­ning with the onslaught of ISIS–The Islamic State of Syria and Iraq–the broad­cast sets forth infor­ma­tion gen­er­ally ignored in media cov­er­age of the event. Chief of Saudi intel­li­gence Prince Bandar–nicknamed “Ban­dar Bush” for his close rela­tion­ship to the Bush family–may well have been the dri­ving force behind the Iraqi and Syr­ian Sunni jihadists com­pris­ing ISIS. Per­haps that occa­sioned Bandar’s recent replace­ment as head of Saudi intel­li­gence. Much of the pro­gram focuses on the for­ma­tion of lethal right-wing mil­i­tary for­ma­tions in both the United States and Ger­many. The recent stand­off between Cliven Bundy’s para­mil­i­tary sup­port­ers and fed­eral agents por­tends a more expanded and deadly mili­tia and neo-secessionist land­scape. The Bundyites did not oper­ate in a vac­uum, with ide­o­log­i­cal and jour­nal­is­tic sup­port from the GOP and its amen cho­rus in the media. A clan­des­tine army in early 1950’s Ger­many com­posed of Wehrma­cht and Waf­fen SS vet­er­ans enjoyed the sup­port of the Ade­nau­rer gov­ern­ment and the Gehlen-dominated BND. It was net­worked with the SS–still clearly active in the 1950’s.


FTR #804 Walkin’ the Snake in Ukraine, Part 2

Much of what we have learned about the down­ing of Malaysian Air­lines Flight MH 17 (and that isn’t much, sadly) has come through the fil­ter of the OSCE’s Spe­cial Mon­i­tor­ing Mis­sion in Ukraine. That body is headed by Michael Boci­urkiw, one of the first offi­cials on the scene of the crash after the dis­as­ter. A for­mer assis­tant edi­tor of the Ukrain­ian Weekly, Boci­urkiw is con­se­quently enmeshed with the pro-OUN/B heirs dom­i­nat­ing the polit­i­cal and national secu­rity affairs of Ukraine. Boci­urkiw also net­works with a Malaysian Mulim Broth­er­hood milieu that heav­ily over­laps the ele­ments loom­ing large in the dis­ap­pear­ance of Malaysian Air­lines Flight 370. The Malaysian Islamist net­work with which Boci­urkiw has traf­ficked is also linked to the events in, and around, the 9/11 attacks. After exam­ing more evi­dence that Ukraine’s mil­i­tary may have downed MH 17 and high­light­ing some remark­able coin­ci­dences fac­tor­ing in the inves­ti­ga­tion, the pro­gram fur­ther devel­ops infor­ma­tion about the Azov Bat­tal­ion. A fas­cist mil­i­tary for­ma­tion in Ukraine’s “anti-terrorist” cadre, the Azov Bat­tal­ion was formed by Oleg Lyashkov, whose Rad­i­cal Party is the sin­gle most pop­u­lar in Ukraine. For­eign snipers now serv­ing with the unit may well have fired at Ukrain­ian police dur­ing the Euro­Maidan demon­stra­tions, demon­strat­ing what might be termed “a cul­ture of provo­ca­tion” man­i­fested by the OUN/B suc­ces­sor ele­ments in power in Ukraine.


FTR #803 Walkin’ The Snake in Ukraine

The Orwellian nature of jour­nal­is­tic cov­er­age of the Ukraine cri­sis has come to resem­ble Serpent’s Walk, the Nazi tract about an Under­ground Reich takeover of the U.S. The takeover occurs in large mea­sure through Nazi con­trol of the “opin­ion form­ing media.” West­ern media and polit­i­cal voices sys­tem­at­i­cally white­wash the OUN/B ele­ments dom­i­nat­ing the Ukrain­ian national secu­rity estab­lish­ment, and the increas­ingly bloody war crimes they are com­mit­ting in Ukraine. It is against that back­ground that the down­ing of Malaysian Air­lines Flight MH17 occurred. Widely reported to have been com­mit­ted by sep­a­ratist rebels, the shoot­down may have been per­formed by Ukrain­ian mil­i­tary per­son­nel. The “Go-to-Guy” for media and polit­i­cal ana­lysts in con­nec­tion with the MH 17 shoot­down is Michael Bor­ciukiw, an appar­ent pro-OUN/B Ukrain­ian expa­tri­ate from Canada. Bor­ciukiw is net­worked with Malaysian Mus­lim Broth­er­hood fig­ures over­lap­ping both the milieu of the Oper­a­tion Green Quest raids of 3/20/2002 and the “dis­ap­pear­ance” Malaysian Air­lines Flight 370.