(2-12-20) CHINA: The World has Given Over Much of its Manufacturing Supply Chain to China

“A substantial number of the materials needed for defense and electronic systems come from China, and that nation is “the single or sole supplier for a number of specialty chemicals,” according to a recent Defense Department report… China produces and exports a large amount of pharmaceuticals to the U.S., including 97 percent of all antibiotics and 80 percent of the active ingredients used to make drugs here. Penicillin, ibuprofen, and aspirin largely come from China. … In a dark irony, most of the world’s face masks—now ubiquitous in China as a precaution—are made in China and Taiwan, and even for those made elsewhere, some component parts are Chinese-sourced.”

–prospect.org

(12-30-19) FAKE NEWS IN IRAQ: House of Reps Discuss “American Aggression Against Civilian Crowd”–

“Representative Salem Salem pointed out that the American-Zionist assault on the popular crowd in Al-Qa’im is a declaration of war on Iraq, noting that the bombing is a scenario prepared by the United States for the entry of ISIS gangs to Iraq again, calling for changing the sources of armament and contracting with Russia to buy the S-400 system to confront the American attacks.”

U.S.A. (5-17-19)

“In Ohio, a judge terminated a couple’s custody of their 17-year daughter when they disagreed with the recommendations of a gender clinic and county agency that she take testosterone injections…”