Biblical Siloam Pool next to Temple Mount to be fully excavated
The ancient pool of Siloam, first mentioned in the biblical book of Kings II, will be fully excavated and opened to the public, the Israel Antiquities Authority announced Tuesday. The structure is located just outside the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City to the southeast.
S.Korea Fires Shots, Scrambles Jets After North Sends Drones Near Seoul
South Korea’s military has confirmed it fired warning shots and scrambled jets after the north sent drones that violated the south’s sovereign airspace. It marks the first such major territory-breaching incident in a half-decade, also resulting in Seoul sending surveillance aircraft across the border in response. The North Korean drones penetrated deep into the south’s territory, resulting in civilian commercial flights being temporarily grounded in and around Seoul.
Doug Casey On The Struggle Between The Powerful Forces Of Centralization And Decentralization
We’re seeing several disturbing trends converge: currency debasement, increased surveillance, and more travel restrictions. It seems governments everywhere—and the WEF elite behind them—are waging an all-out war on ordinary people worldwide. What do you make of this trend, and where is it headed? the World Economic Forum is actually … populated by people who like the idea of powerful government in general, and a powerful world government in particular.
Fed Fight: Biden’s BLS Lashes Out At Philly Fed Over Million-Job Revision
Nearly two weeks ago the Philadelphia Federal Reserve wrote that the Biden administration had overstated US job growth by at least 1.1 million – directly implying that the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) had fabricated US payroll data to provide political talking points. The Philly Fed’s revision, however, indicated that the actual number of jobs added was more like 10,500.
When The FBI Attacks Critics As “Conspiracy Theorists”, It’s Time To Reform The Bureau
the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) after years of scandals involving alleged political bias. In response to criticism over its role in Twitter’s censorship system, the FBI lashed out against critics as “conspiracy theorists” spreading disinformation. However, it still refuses to supply new information on other companies, beyond Twitter, that it has paid to engage in censorship.
Medvedev’s 2023 Predictions/Wish List: Breakup of the US and EU; War in Europe; Elon Musk Presidency
former Russian president and close Putin ally Dimitry Medvedev on Monday envisaged an American civil war and breakup of the states, some of which would afterwards elect Elon Musk as president. … followed by war between France and a new “Fourth Reich”
Winter Storm Elliott Blamed For Dozens of Deaths In Buffalo, Nationwide
Winter Storm Elliott is being connected to the deaths of at least 45 people, including more than two dozen in western New York. “This is a horrible situation,” Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said in a news brief Monday morning. Erie County is home to the city of Buffalo. Elliott blasted the area with brutal blizzard conditions from Thursday into the weekend.
Hollywood realizes massive market value decline of more than $500 billion in 2022: report
Analyzing the performance of the world’s top 30 media companies as presented by the Dow Jones Media Titans index, the Times saw an overall 40 percent loss in market value for them. Put another way, having started the year with a market value of around $1.35 trillion, those 30 companies dropped by just over half a trillion dollars to now be worth about $808 billion. To emphasize how dramatic those losses were, by comparison, other industries like banking and telecommunications dropped 14.5 and 11.2 percent respectively. “It’s been a perfect storm of bad news
100,000 New Viruses Identified in Breakthrough Israeli-Led Study
Some 100,000 new viruses were identified in an Israeli-led study, marking a nine-fold increase in the amount of known ribonucleic acid (RNA) viruses, Tel Aviv University announced Monday.
Iran brags about its missile export to Palestinians, Hezbollah
Iranian pro-government media published an article on Sunday bragging about its “integrated missile network” and how it has armed the “resistance” in the Middle East. By “resistance,” the report was referring to a network of pro-Iranian groups and proxy groups it supports, particularly Hezbollah, the Palestinians and Yemen.
Explosion in Iran injures at least 50 – state media
An explosion in a paint factory in the Shahid Salimi Industrial Area in the Iranian city of Tabriz on Monday evening has resulted in at least 50 injured, and possibly more, according to Iranian state media outlet Tasnim.
Russia’s Lavrov: Either Ukraine fulfills Moscow’s proposals or our army will decide
Moscow’s proposals for “demilitarization” and “denazification” of Ukraine are well known to Kyiv and it is up to Ukrainian authorities to fulfill them, otherwise the Russian army will decide the issue, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Pence running for President? Not so fast, says his spokesman
After reports say former VP has filed the required papers for 2024 run, his spokesman denies Pence had done so.
Liberals, Progressives, Wokeness and Israel
America has long played an indispensable role in not just supporting Israel militarily but also in providing the country critically necessary political support in often antagonistic international bodies, where the one Jewish state is badly outnumbered by its many adversaries. On numerous occasions, the United States has cast the lone veto in the UN Security Council against a hostile resolution. Without the U.S., Israel would be badly isolated in the world.
Netanyahu to freeze annexation for Saudi peace deal
Benjamin Netanyahu is aiming to secure a peace deal with Saudi Arabia, which would see the Gulf kingdom formally normalize relations with Israel, in exchange for sidelining an annexation plan for Judea and Samaria, according to a new report. In coalition agreements with the Religious Zionism, the Likud leader pledged to streamline de-facto annexation and provide sweeping powers regarding settlement building and expansion to the party’s head, Betzalel Smotrich, but Netanyahu is willing to scuttle those plans in order to add Saudi Arabia to the Abraham Accords,
Lawsuit challenges Biden to stop funding Palestinian terror, violating federal law
In 2018, the Trump administration signed into law the Taylor Force Act to prevent the U.S. government from sending funds to the Palestinian Authority (P.A.) as long as it continues to fund terrorism. Now, a new lawsuit supported by victims of terror is seeking to compel the Biden administration to follow suit.
Orthodox rabbis blast ‘anti-Jewish hypocrisy’ of Reform, Conservative rabbis for banning religious MKs
Coalition for Jewish Values, representing over 2,000 traditional, Orthodox rabbis in American public policy, responded Monday to the pledge of 330 non-Orthodox rabbis to ban democratically elected Orthodox Jewish Members of Israel’s Knesset from speaking in their Temples and to lobby their communities to do the same. CJV pointed to what it said was an obvious anti-Jewish double standard displayed by all signatories to the pledge.
The world’s largest turbulence simulation unmasks the flow of energy in astrophysical plasmas
The discovery at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) could improve tackling a range of astrophysical puzzles such as star formation, the origin of large-scale magnetic fields in the universe, and the ability to predict eruptive space weather events that can disrupt cell phone service and black out power grids on Earth. Understanding the heating process also has implications for fusion research.
Rare white wolf spotted in Israel’s Negev region
A wolf with rare white fur was photographed roaming the Negev region. Making it still rarer is that it’s not an albino. The wolf’s white appearance is the result of a condition known as leucism. “This is a phenomenon involving a rare genetic combination that causes the wolf to have white fur,”
Creating handmade wooden flutes for the Third Temple
Ariel Louis, a multi-talented artist driven by his passion to create and to serve God, is making Baroque flutes which his late father believed would be the missing element required for the music of the Third Temple. Ariel’s father had been tasked by the Temple Institute with composing the music for the Third Temple.
Scientists use new tech to recreate face of Pharaoh who may have ruled over the Exodus
Scientists using data collected from earlier CT scans of the mummified remains of Ramses II believe they have created an accurate image of the face of the Egyptian king who ruled at the time the Jews were led from slavery by Moses.
State employees assisting left by providing voter information
Government employees in four states are violating federal laws and assisting the left by providing voter information, a conservative legal group argues in suing those states. The Thomas More Society alleges in its lawsuits against Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin that the Electronic Registration Information Center, also known as ERIC, shares voter information with at least one left-leaning nonprofit. The only progressive organization directly identified in the society’s litigation is the Center for Election Innovation and Research, which was founded by election lawyer David Becker, formerly an activist for the far-left group People for the American Way.
Extremely heavy snow claims 17 lives, leaves dozens injured in Japan
Extremely heavy sea effect snow affecting Japan since December 14, 2022, claimed the lives of at least 17 people and left at least 90 people injured, as of December 26.
Buffalo hit by most devastating winter storm on record, New York
A massive Christmas winter storm buried parts of western New York with up to 109 cm (43 inches) of snow, leaving at least 17 people dead. Sadly, authorities said the death toll may rise because some people have been trapped in cars for more than two days. Nationwide, the death toll stands at 37, as of December 26.
When The FBI Attacks Critics As “Conspiracy Theorists”, It’s Time To Reform The Bureau
After Watergate, there was bipartisan support for reforming the FBI and intelligence agencies. Today, that cacophony of voices has been replaced by crickets, as much of the media imposes another effective blackout on coverage of the Twitter Files.
PfizerGate: Tragic Truth behind COVID Vaccines: 50k Brits have Died Suddenly in 8 Months due to Vaccination causing a 5-Month Countdown to Death
As the death toll rises, a dark shadow has been cast over Britain. Official data reveals that since April 2022, 407,910 deaths have occurred, with 47,379 excess deaths against the 2015-2019 five-year average.
Christian Persecution in Africa Grew More Intense and Widespread in 2022
African Christians endured another grim year in 2022, especially in turbulent Somalia and Nigeria, where Islamist gangs such as Boko Haram and the Islamic State wiped out entire villages and Christian farmers clashed with herdsmen from the Fulani tribe.
Russia’s navy will be equipped with hypersonic Zircon cruise missiles within weeks
Vladimir Putin has dramatically escalated the Ukraine war again by raising his nuclear combat readiness and bolstering his troops by 350,000 to turn the tide on his failing campaign, raising fears of a global conflict.
Mysterious shock wave CRACKS Earth’s magnetosphere
A shock wave barreled toward Earth last night that cracked its magnetosphere, the region that shields our planet from harmful radiation.
Utilities Impose Rolling Blackouts As US Power Grid In Emergency Amid Cold Blast
Con Edison is asking its 1.1 million natural gas, 3.5 million electric, and steam customers in the New York City Metropolitan region to conserve energy due to frigid weather. “Conserving energy as much as possible now will help ensure adequate natural gas supplies for the rest of the weekend,” Con Edison said.
You May Not Have Heard Of Geoengineering But You Need To Know How Catastrophically Dangerous It Is To Work On Dimming The Sun
There are plenty of dumb ideas offered by science in every generation that have turned out to be incredibly dangerous, and then there are dumb ideas that are so fantastically stupid it boggles the mind to think highly-educated people conceived them into existence. Welcome to something called geoengineering, here you will see unparalleled idiocy like dimming the sun, chemtrails, and other ways to ‘hack the planet’ that can only be a harbinger of diester.
U.S. Home Sales Post Record 10th Straight Month of Declines
U.S. existing-home sales slid in November for a 10th straight month, extending a record streak of declines as high mortgage rates and home prices pushed many buyers out of the market.
Horrifying Pestilences Are Starting To Run Wild All Over The Globe
How many millions have to die before people start to realize what is happening? For years, I have been persistently warning that we would soon enter an era of great pestilences, and now it is here. Sadly, what we have witnessed over the past few years is just the tip of the iceberg. At this point we have been perfectly primed for future pandemics because vast numbers of people all over the planet are now running around with compromised immune systems. That means that diseases will now be able to spread even more easily, and this is a trend that we have already started to see all throughout 2022.
EU funds test of biometric payments from digital wallets
The EU Commission will provide funds to a consortium whose job is to launch a payments pilot for the bloc’s digital ID wallet.
China Sends Record 71 Warplanes Near Taiwan In Show Of Force Aimed At US
“The NDAA that was just signed into law makes clear that the US is rapidly accelerating its Ukraine-ification of Taiwan…”