China’s Crackdown On Pajama-Wearers Sparks Surveillance-State Backlash

January 31, 2020@9:05 PM TFP Editor 0

China’s Crackdown On Pajama-Wearers Sparks Surveillance-State Backlash Avid Zero Hedge readers are probably aware that the Communist Party leadership has managed to construct a surveillance apparatus in the country’s largest cities that tracks its citizens with panoptic precision. Spit your gum out on the sidewalk in Beijing, and your ‘social credit score’ – a government ‘rating’ that quantifies your obedience to laws and social customs – might take a hit. While this system is also used for more nefarious purposes – minority Muslims in the [Read More]

‘Cancel Culture’ Attacks On “White Privilege” Will Trigger Tragedy Down The Road

January 31, 2020@8:45 PM TFP Editor 0

‘Cancel Culture’ Attacks On “White Privilege” Will Trigger Tragedy Down The Road Authored by Robert Bridge via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Being born White these days comes with a lot of excess baggage. Instead of each human being coming into existence with a clean slate, so to speak, a Caucasian newborn (who exactly qualifies as ‘White’ is another question) is brought into the world carrying the stain of its ancestors’ transgressions, of which, we are constantly reminded, are infinite and unforgivable. Yes, European settlers to America [Read More]

Watch: How China Is Enforcing The Corona Quarantine By Drone

January 31, 2020@8:25 PM TFP Editor 0

Watch: How China Is Enforcing The Corona Quarantine By Drone China has found new ways to respond to coronavirus that has shut down at least two-thirds of its economy, taken offline some of the world’s largest manufacturing hubs, and quarantined more than 50 million people.  The country is using drones, specifically DJI drones with front-mounted speakers, to fly around towns and yell at anyone who isn’t wearing a mask.  It’s like something from a dystopian film, but essential to critical quarantine enforcement.  With confirmed cases around 10,000 [Read More]