hot topics:  september 02, 2014
posted on Sep 2, 2014, 255 replies
Breaking Alternative News
"ISIS terrorists released a video on Tuesday that claims to show the beheading of American journalist Steven Sotloff. The TIME reporter was abducted in Syria in August 2013, and was last seen on the video of James Wright Foley’s execution two weeks ago — with the terrorists threatening he will be next if President Obama doesn’t back off." Just broke, not much more information yet. EDIT: From : "In the video released Tuesday by ISIS — entitled "A Second Message to America — Sotloff appears dressed in an orange jumpsuit before he is executed by an ISIS member." Also has an embedded tweet from stating that in the video,...
posted on Aug 31, 2014, 193 replies
World War Three
" The mixed convoy includes at least three T-72B1 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) but it is the appearance of a lone, more modern T-72 variant (shown below) that is of particular significance. It is operated by the Russian Army in large numbers, but crucially it is not known to have been exported or operated outside of Russia. Mr Dempsey notes that "the Soviet-era tanks operated by the separatists have until now represented those that could have been potentially acquired internally within Ukraine, providing a degree of plausible deniability to any suspected third-party supplier." The most recent separatist MBT variant observed, however, is assessed to have been operated only...
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posted on Sep 1, 2014, 150 replies
Education and Media
Jim Jefferies on gun control...funny and actually makes a lot of sense. Watch entire video.
posted on Aug 31, 2014, 129 replies
War On Terrorism
While there have been many threads on here about whom ISIS is and if they were created by US or CIA or some other agency is NOT what we this is about. If you feel the need to discuss that idea further,...
posted on Sep 1, 2014, 103 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
I remember a few months ago someone in this forum took a screenshot of their grocery shopping for a week and that thread has stuck with me. I took this photo the other day, I was going back and forth on posting it but ultimately decided I would. < It comes to 2.5 pounds of chicken (3 oz per serving basically), 2 pounds...
posted on Aug 31, 2014, 101 replies
Science & Technology
There are no black or white holes. Also there is no need for dark energy or dark matter.. I know this will upset most of you and to that I say, prove me wrong.
posted on Sep 1, 2014, 93 replies
Political Issues
Saw this CBS headline and was speechless. "Gun Debate Grows After 9-Year-Old Accidentally Kills Shooting Instructor" There's actually a debate about this?!? At what point does the pro-gun lobby/militia stand back and say - "We've lost our collective mind"...
posted on Aug 31, 2014, 92 replies
Middle East Issues
It has dawned on me that Obama may be resistant to going into Syria because he feels he is being and has been manipulated by the Intelligence agencies as Kennedy found out he was manipulated to do the Bay of Pigs. Obama seems so much in a coma because he sees that he was manipulated and lied to by the CIA over Syria, something...
posted on Sep 2, 2014, 86 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
" A Texas pastor is leading a campaign to have books about vampires pulled from Cleveland’s public library. Phillip Missick and other religious leaders have called on the Austin Memorial Library...
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posted on Aug 29, 2014, 334 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" A New Jersey woman died earlier this week trying to catch a few hours of sleep between jobs, a chilling reminder of the struggle low-wage workers, particularly women, face making ends meet. " " Police found Maria Fernandes...
posted on Aug 28, 2014, 223 replies
Origins and Creationism
Prompted by a rabid youtube watcher who loves to scream at people who believe in Intelligent Design, I will ask the same question here and perhaps it can be answered by someone. Questions: 1: Does every individual of any group...
posted on Aug 30, 2014, 222 replies
Philosophy and Metaphysics
I have been inspired to create this thread as a remote viewing experiment. I have just drawn a simple picture of an object and uploaded it to my pictures, I wrote the time and date on there and won't alter it. It will be interesting to see if the responses match the image. Response to this thread can be as detailed and elaborate...
posted on Aug 29, 2014, 132 replies
Diseases and Pandemics
The research was done at Kenema Government Hospital in Sierra Leone, at the laboratory where USAMRIID was working with Corgenix Corporation and other members of the Viral Hemorrhagic fever Consortium (VHFC). Five of the researchers caught Ebola and died. The genetic analysis shows that after one single animal-to-human...
posted on Aug 29, 2014, 118 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Britain has grown increasingly worried about the number of British citizens becoming radicalized with the intention of returning home to carry out attacks. Speaking about the "poisonous ideology of Islamic extremism," Cameron said at least 500 people have traveled from Britain to Syria and Iraq to fight with...
posted on Aug 29, 2014, 115 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Something strange going on at a Massachusetts middle school concerning some of those "unaccompanied children" sent there. The Mayor of Lynn, Mass says at least one "student" is possibly 35 years old !! Others seem to have graying hair too !!...
posted on Aug 30, 2014, 109 replies
Deconstructing Disinformation
I know there was a post a few days ago that made it to the front page. I didn't comment on it because, well, it was next level. You really want to know the truth?? It certainly wasn't contained within that OP. Lots of disinformation around here lately. Starting to be a little smelly. "Government engineered false-flag...
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posted on Aug 27, 2014, 585 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
A nine year-old girl in the US has killed her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use a high-powered automatic weapon. The instructor was giving the girl a lesson at a shooting range in Arizona when the recoil from the first shot caused her to lose control of the Uzi. More here. ...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 224 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
I'm not sure where to put this but good on these Activists although it is a bit nasty but got to get their point across somehow. These women must be in hiding though for quite long periods (excuse the pun). Want a read: A well known...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 169 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Ministers will not ban e-cigarettes indoors in England, despite the World Health Organisation urging governments to do so to combat the threat posed by the growing popularity of vaping. The Department of Health (DH) made clear that it does not plan to...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 167 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
"“Race is there, and it is a constant,” Stewart said. “You’re tired of hearing about it? Imagine how #ing exhausting it is living it.”
Stewart also debunked Fox’s argument that the black community and media at large are ignoring black-on-black violence in cities like Chicago by showing...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 128 replies
Cryptozoology
Of course, most likely not a gnome, but can someone knowledgeable on here re: photography venture a guess? "On Thursday, August 21, 2014, the following email was sent to Earthfiles with images taken by a Bolymedia hunting camera sensitive to heat and movement. The sender, Keith Sniadach from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, gave me permission...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 128 replies
Breaking Political News
"MOSCOW, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Unidentified, heavily-armed strangers with Russian accents have appeared in an eastern Ukrainian village, arousing residents' suspicions despite Moscow's denials that its troops have deliberately infiltrated the frontier. Two witnesses told Reuters...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 122 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Usually, we see white people marching with guns, supporting gun rights, but in response to police brutality in general and now, the Michael Brown shooting, black citizens are "up in arms" and showing their support for gun rights. " A few...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 115 replies
Posse Comitatus
Description from LiveLeak: " A horrifying video has emerged showing St. Petersburg police forcing a man out of his car before pouncing on him, leaving him hospitalized with several injuries, all because the cop claims...
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posted on Aug 25, 2014, 453 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" A pastor who uses his Internet platform to teach political lessons based on conservative Christian ideology has proposed a constitutional amendment to punish...
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 440 replies
Other Current Events
I came across this story on a . This is my first thread, I didn't know where to post this, please move the thread if it doesn't belong here. "Last night over the Pacific Ocean, somewhere South of the Russian peninsula Kamchatka I experienced the...
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 271 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" Four guys at North Carolina State University are doing something proactive (and unorthodox): inventing a nail polish that can detect date rape drugs. " " Many have spoken out against the epidemic of sexual...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 236 replies
US Political Madness
" On Friday, President Obama added his signature to legislation that will cut $8.7 billion in food stamp benefits over the next 10 years, causing 850,000 households to lose an average of $90 per month. The signing of the legislation...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 183 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Elite British and US special forces troops are forming a hunter killer unit called Task Force Black – its orders: “Smash the Islamic State.”
The undercover warriors will aim to...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 150 replies
ATS Skunk Works
I just saw this video, this strange video of Buzz Aldrin being interviewed. I must say, Aldrin is acting very strange and seems to have a handler keeping him in line. When asked about what it was like to...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 147 replies
Education and Media
" The school superintendent of Oklahoma high school is under fire from parents who feel she humiliated their daughters at the start of the school year over their revealing...
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 145 replies
Posse Comitatus
Cell phone video of South Carolina cops beating the tar out of a guy in Walmart while shoppers beg them to stop punching him. Why do cops feel like it is ok to just punch someone in head 20 times after...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 144 replies
General Conspiracies
"THE beheading of American journalist, James Foley, at the hands of ISIS militants shocked the world but forensic experts have revealed the video was probably staged, with the murder happening off camera. The UK Times...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 134 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" The CDC whistleblower who has come forward with proof that the CDC knowingly covered up scientific evidence linking the MMR vaccine to autism has now been revealed as William W. Thompson, PhD....
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 132 replies
Fragile Earth
Breaking news just coming in of an Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 has hit Northern California 30 miles north-east of San Francisco. "An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.0 has shaken northern California, reports the US Geological Survey. The USGS said it struck...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 122 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
I am not a linguist, so I can't verify these translations. If anyone on ATS can help, would be interesting. For those that cannot watch video, this reveals how the original word translations in Aramaic from scripture literally predicts Barack Obama as the anti...
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posted on Aug 20, 2014, 368 replies
World War Three
I am so tired of hearing about the evilness of the East, Russia in particular regarding Ukraine. This whole coup staged by the US/EU/IMF/NATO totally stinks and if anyone will look back to the breakup of the Soviet Union and what happened then they will see this expansionist imperialism for what it is. "Mainstream,...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 305 replies
Posse Comitatus
http://theconservativetreehouse.com/2014/08/19/breaking-report-dorian-johnson-recants-media-statement-tells-authorities-big-mike-did-try-for-officers- gun-acquittal-probable/ " *UPDATE* BREAKING REPORT –Dorian Johnson Recants Media Statement ? – Tells Authorities “Big Mike” Did Try For Officers Gun...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 285 replies
ATS Skunk Works
Did anyone watch it? Don't worry it doesn't show anything gruesome. Why would ISIS use special effects? Why would they fade out before the gruesome part? Terrorist have shown beheadings in the part. If ISIS is so sadistic as being labeled, why would they sensor a beheading? Weird things 1. The camera fades out before beheading....
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 241 replies
Posse Comitatus
--Warning-- What you are about to see is a police shooting so the person dies on scene. So people wonder why so many are wondering about the shooting In Ferguson and we wonder why things are said...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 238 replies
Middle East Issues
I see so much bull# on ATS, regarding ISIS and its origins. This thread exists for the sole purpose of providing members the truth regarding ISIS and its origins. So please, i urge everyone to read on. People claim that ISIS exists...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 235 replies
US Political Madness
" 109,631,000 Americans lived in households that received benefits from one or more federally funded "means-tested programs" — also known as welfare — as of the fourth quarter of 2012, according...
posted on Aug 22, 2014, 230 replies
Posse Comitatus
ATS moderators seem a lot more relaxed on the subject of Cannabis now so I will hazard posting If I have circumvented or disobeyed the rules in any way then i apologise, mods please edit/delete accordingly. "There is a lot of propaganda targeted towards cannabis because of its male sibling (Hemp)...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 221 replies
Posse Comitatus
(This thread was supposed to be posted on the Breaking Alternative News, since it is fairly new, less than a day old. However for some unknown reason when trying to post it the post button doesn't appear. Been trying for a bit...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 215 replies
Education and Media
I am not a fan of organized religion, and I do not go to church. I am, however, a person who reflexively says "Bless you" when I hear someone sneeze. It's ingrained in me that that is the polite thing to do. I do not specify the blessing comes from a specific deity, and apparently...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 189 replies
Middle East Issues
"If you could find the video of James Foley’s beheading, would you watch it? Maybe some of you already have. We haven’t, and don’t really want to, but we can’t shake the feeling that we should. We watched Nick Berg’s beheading. It so bothered...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 170 replies
Posse Comitatus
This was just reported live on the air and I'm looking for a source. Will update momentarily. EDIT: Interestingly, from a updated just after 10 AM this morning: "On Wednesday...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 168 replies
Aliens and UFOs
[size=5][color=Brown]Background[/color][/size] In part I of this thread, the Gulf Breeze UFO flap, and the strange tale of Ed Walters was looked at. Despite many believing Ed Walters...