20 Mar 2021

How US tensions with Russia and China could impact Israel
The US is in the midst of growing tensions with both Russia and China, there are two countries that US national defense strategy sees as “near-peer” rivals in the world. In a sense, the US has created a self-fulfilling prophecy in this regard, putting in place openly a national strategy that views these countries as a global problem, and then ending up in a problem with them.

Oregon Health Officials Propose Making Mask Mandates Permanent
Oregon state health officials unveiled a new proposal in January which seeks to make temporary mask mandates permanent. The current order, passed in November by the state’s workplace safety department, which requires all employers to implement state-imposed guidelines for social distancing and mask compliance, is set to expire on May 4. Oregon health bureaucrats are now seeking to make the rules permanent.

China Arrests at Least Ten Christians in Raid of Private Bible Study
Police in the southwestern Chinese city of Guiyang raided a Christian bible study session held at a private residence this week, detaining at least ten participants, Radio Free Asia (RFA) reported Thursday. The Ren’ai Reformed Church was raided by officials including the civil affairs bureau and the police on the morning of March 16,” Huang, a Christian resident of Guiyang…told RFA on March 17.

Australia warned of ‘life-threatening’ flash floods
Emergency authorities in Australia are warning of “life threatening” flash floods as torrential rains batter parts of the country’s east coast. Dozens of people have been rescued from floodwaters, and residents in many low-lying communities of New South Wales have been ordered to leave their homes. Police say hundreds of people have flocked to evacuation centres in areas north of the city of Sydney.

Anger, condemnation after Turkey exits treaty to protect women
Turkey has sparked local and international outrage after it withdrew from the world’s first binding treaty to prevent and combat violence against women. The 2011 Istanbul Convention, signed by 45 countries and the European Union, requires governments to adopt legislation prosecuting domestic violence and similar abuse as well as marital rape and female genital mutilation.

Japan earthquake sparks tsunami alert as 7.2 magnitude quake strikes
A massive 7.2. magnitude earthquake has triggered a tsunami in Japan after a quake struck off the coast of Miyagi Prefecture. Waves of up to one meter hit land 20 minutes after the earthquake hit at around 6.09pm on March 20, NHK reported. Japan’s meteorological agency issued a tsunami warning after the quake hit, as the U.S. consulate urged people to seek higher ground.

BREAKING: Eruption At Fagradalsfjall
The Icelandic Met Office has just reported that an eruption has begun at Fagradalsfjall, long expected to be the location of a possible volcanic eruption. This eruption is being called Geldingadalsgos, after Geldingardalur, the valley where the eruption is taking place. The announcement states that the first announcements of an eruption came to the Met Office at 21:40 Icelandic time, and were later confirmed visually. Scientists and the Grapevine are on the way to the location now for further reporting.

Intelligence Officials Believe China Meddled in 2020 Election to Damage Trump: Report
A report from the U.S. intelligence community suggests that a minority of intelligence officials believed that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) did, in fact, attempt to hinder former President Donald Trump’s chances in the 2020 election, while reporting that the CCP did not “deploy interference efforts.”

France’s Macron admonishes Iran amid slow progress on nuclear talks
French President Emmanuel Macron accused Iran on Thursday of continuing to violate a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, and said Tehran should act responsibly. France, along with Britain, Germany and the European Union, is trying to bring the United States and Iran to the table for informal talks that would be a first step to reviving the 2015 deal, which lifted international sanctions on Tehran in exchange for curbs to its nuclear programme.

Recent Australian wildfires led to record atmospheric pollution
Ilan Koren at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel and Eitan Hirsch at the Israel Institute for Biological Research analysed satellite data collected between 1981 and 2020 to look at what effect the devastating bushfire season in Australia had on aerosol concentrations in the stratosphere. the researchers noted that stratospheric smoke persisted across the southern hemisphere until at least July 2020, after which time it became more difficult to separate the smoke signal from other sources.

Jordanian crown prince’s planned visit to Temple Mount wasn’t so innocent
However, though the security arrangements for the historic visit had been carefully planned by the two parties, the Israeli authorities were surprised to discover at the time of the visit that the number of armed bodyguards who would be accompanying the prince was significantly greater than previously agreed, and this dispute led to the cancellation of the visit. To further complicate matters, it was subsequently leaked that the prince had planned to meet left-wing Israeli politicians during his visit. The leaks regarding the proposed visit of the Crown Prince indicate ulterior motives behind the event. It appears there were plans to take photos of the armed Jordanian bodyguards accompanying the prince as he triumphantly entered Al-Aqsa so as to project him as a hero and protector of the mosque.

China takes over first Biden admin-China summit to attack US for 18 minutes
Top U.S. diplomats met with their Chinese counterparts on Thursday for the start of a planned two-day summit in Alaska … Yang said U.S. human rights problems are “deep-seated” and did not come up only in the last four years, like the Black Lives Matter movement. “So we do hope, for our two countries, it’s important that we manage our respective affairs well, instead of deflecting the blame on somebody else in this world,” Yang continued. According to the Washington Examiner, Yang spoke for around 18 minutes, despite a customary two-minute allotment for opening remarks.

UPDATE 1-France’s Macron says he will push for new approach on Lebanon
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday he would push for a new approach in the coming weeks on Lebanon as the country’s main actors had made no progress over the last seven months to resolve the economic and political crisis.

CA liberals, who hate the Right, want to purge ‘hate’
California lawmakers claim they want to keep the bad guys from putting on a police uniform but a California-based religious liberty attorney says left-wing legislators should be forced to define “bad guy” since that defines everyone who is not a liberal. Brad Dacus, who leads the Pacific Justice Institute, calls AB 655 a “modern-day witch trial” that is attempting to run off conservative Christians in the guise of purging police departments of law enforcement that is affiliated with a hate group.

Report: Dozens of White House Staffers Abruptly Suspended, Asked to Resign
The Biden Administration has suspended dozens of young White House staffers for past marijuana use that the administration had previously said would not disqualify them from their positions, according to a Thursday report. The Daily Beast reported that affected staffers were “suspended, asked to resign, or placed in a remote work program,”

Asteroid Twice the Size of Earth’s Largest Building Passing By this Sunday
Despite the asteroid passing by at a projected 1.25 million miles away (five times further away than the moon), NASA has marked this asteroid as a ‘potentially hazardous’ object. Were a rock of this size to hit earth, it would do a tremendous amount of damage.

42 “mystery chemicals” from unknown sources discovered in people
A study from scientists at UC San Francisco is demonstrating a new screening method developed to better identify human-made chemicals in people. The proof-of-concept research discovered more than 100 chemicals, including 55 that have never been reported found in humans before.

Digital Trails: How The FBI Is Identifying, Tracking, & Rounding-Up Dissidents
…the very technology we hailed as revolutionary and liberating has become our prison, jailer, probation officer, Big Brother and Father Knows Best all rolled into one…There is no gray area any longer.

Human Rights Campaign Demands Christian Schools Abandon Beliefs or Lose Accreditation
The large, influential pro-LGBTQ advocacy group Human Rights Campaign has demanded that Christian schools must abandon their beliefs or face losing their accreditation.

Israel passes law mandating new arriving passengers wear TRACKING BRACELETS during quarantine period
The Israeli parliament just passed a law mandating that all arrivals to the state wear electronic tracking bracelets while undergoing mandatory Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantines at home.

Biological male wins female beauty pageant in Nevada
A transgender person is now one step closer to being crowned Miss USA. Kataluna Enriquez, a biological male, won the Miss Silver State USA pageant this week, an event considered the biggest preliminary competition for the Miss Nevada USA pageant, KVVU-TV reported.

Evacuations in NSW due to potentially record and life-threatening flooding, Australia
Residents across New South Wales, Australia, have been ordered to evacuate on Friday, March 19, 2021, after severe flooding– described by the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) as “potentially life-threatening”– swept through the state. Severe inundations are already occurring along major rivers, with some expected to surpass record levels overnight.

Biden family accused of helping Chinese spies infiltrate American government
Emails extracted from Hunter Biden’s laptop suggest that the entire Biden clan is guilty of aiding and abetting Chinese espionage against the United States.

Here’s why “wokies” (leftists) no longer qualify as HUMAN… and are devolving into a life form with less sense than fire ants or bacteria
If you were to try to categorize the intelligence and neurological complexity of “wokies” (Leftists), you would have to compare them with the intelligent behavior of other life forms on planet Earth.

Norwegian media says some people “have to die” from coronavirus vaccines as a sacrifice to humanity
The medical establishment, at least in Norway, is finally admitting that Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines are killing people. Along with this admission comes a major shift in the narrative, though.

Myanmar Military Seizes George Soros Organization’s Bank Accounts, Announces Arrest Warrants After Coup
The military government in Myanmar, in place after a coup provoked by widespread accusations of voter fraud plagued the country’s recent election, has now seized the bank accounts of George Soros’ Open Society Foundations.

OBEY: Americans vaccinated for coronavirus to be monitored and tracked by Google and Oracle for the next two years
Before leaving the White House, the Trump administration quietly revealed that Americans vaccinated for the Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) under Operation Warp Speed (OWS) will be monitored and tracked by Google and Oracle for at least the next two years

“The central committee believes, as long as we resolve the United States problem at one blow, our domestic problems will all be readily solved. Therefore, our military battle preparation appears to aim at Taiwan, but in fact is aimed at the United States, and the preparation is far beyond the scope of attacking aircraft carriers or satellites.

America’s Embrace Of The Demonic Delusion Of Transgenderism Is Further Proof That God Has Removed His Hand And Given Us Up As A Nation 
There irony of transgenderism, a sociopolitical ideology that demands that you ‘accept them as they are’, is that transgenders don’t accept themselves ‘as they are’. Such is the case of Kataluna Enriquez, a person born as a biological male who insists that he is actually a woman. If that is not the definition of mental illness, I don’t know what is. Oh wait, maybe it’s this.

SecDef Austin Warns North Korea: US “Ready To Fight Tonight”
Biden admin seeking to make diplomatic contact since mid-February, while Pyongyang blasts “lunatic” policies…