"In every age it has been the tyrant, the oppressor and the exploiter who has wrapped himself in the cloak of patriotism, or religion, or both to deceive and overawe the People.” ? Eugene V. Debs, Voices of a People’s History of the United States
Keeping the tension top of mind – and spreading it around the globe. Now a crash on the other side of the world makes news locally, so the stress itself is globalized. Operation Gladio of the past is now Operation Globial.
At least 36 people have been killed in southern Italy when a coach plunged 30m (98ft) down a steep slope, Italian media report citing rescue services.
The coach hit several cars before coming off a flyover near the town of Avellino, in the Campania region.
At least 11 people have been injured, some of them seriously, the Italian news agency Ansa reported.
This story has all the earmarks of being a psyOp, a staged hoax.
It’s full of memes, demonizing Muslims, Syria, immigrants. It comes complete with “spontaneous” memorials, a rally, and a father’s freshly created facebook page. It reads better than most university graduates’ diction level and is full of slogans and causes. An unlikely profile for a hard working immigrant for sure. Even the “rally” already has pre-printed, high quality, anti-police signs. Hardly something grassroots, more like astro-turfed.
The devastated father of an 18-year-old shot dead by Toronto police on a streetcar is searching for answers in the death of his son, who he called an “average kid.”