Peter B Collins

Peter B Collins - 2020-04-07 - Original post - cached version

After firing Capt. Crozier and IG Atkinson, Trump Muzzles Fauci as he promotes unproven drug that can be fatal…--Friday night, just after saying he won’t be wearing a mask, Trump fires the Inspector General who initiated Ukraine investigation and impeachment

--Capt. Crozier and 153...

Peter B Collins - 2020-04-04 - Original post - cached version

Because he embarrassed the Bully-in-Chief by sounding alarm over pandemic on his aircraft carrier, Brett Crozier was relieved yesterday…--SF Chronicle deserves credit for breaking the story

--Dem Reps. Including Speier and Garamendi equivocate in their defense of Crozier

--his crew...

Peter B Collins - 2020-04-03 - Original post - cached version

In example of true “Trump Derangement Syndrome” railroad engineer tries to ram locomotive into Mercy hospital ship…--at Salon, Amanda Marcote breaks down the dangers of Trump cultists

--also at Salon, Chauncey Devega details Dunning-Kruger effect, when stupid people don’t know they’re...

Peter B Collins - 2020-04-03 - Original post - cached version

After more than a week of public speculation, vacillating Trump decides not to permit new Obamacare enrollment in 38 states…--it amounts to a possible death sentence for low-income workers and some who will lose employer-paid coverage

Note: this podcast was delayed in posting, due to...

Peter B Collins - 2020-04-01 - Original post - cached version

Building on Carter Page investigation, IG found massive flaws in all 29 FISA applications examined, confirming PBC’s oft-repeated criticisms…--FBI has been lying and misleading the star chamber for years

--Trump’s use of signing statement to neutralize Congressional oversight of the $2...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-31 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Former UN weapons inspector and Marine intelligence officer Scott Ritter offers informed, critical comments on Covid intelligence, the myth of a strong American economy, and analysis of Russia'...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-31 - Original post - cached version

Sunday, we awoke to the news that my partner’s Kathee’s cousin, Brian Shatter, had died from the virus in Detroit….--our daily Covid-19 update, compiled by Linda Lewis

--Trump displays flashes of lucidity, but the only victim he cares about is Trump, as he continues petty disputes with...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-28 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

For 50 years, Tony Platt has worked to reform our criminal justice and prison systems, which he accurately describes as the "carceral state".Platt is the author of Beyond These Walls: Rethinking...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-28 - Original post - cached version

Tara Reade offers highly credible account of 1993 sexual assault by Joe Biden, but mainstream media ignores it while right wing pounces…--The Hill deserves credit for allowing Krystal Ball and Sagaar Enjeti to report it on Hill TV

--while ignoring this claim and other obvious defects of...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-27 - Original post - cached version

Federal judge orders Corp of Engineers to conduct full review, strikes down permits issued by Trump; big victory for Sioux…--Britain’s Guardian reports it, ABC news appears to be only US corporate media outlet to cover it

--late yesterday, Senate passed bailout bill 96-0, which actually...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-26 - Original post - cached version

Falwell, Jr. reopens Liberty University as White House Bible study preacher channels Falwell, Sr, blames virus on gays, enviros and China…--our deeply religious Dear Tweeter picked Easter as the day to “open up” America, with no input from experts, because it’s “a beautiful time”


Peter B Collins - 2020-03-25 - Original post - cached version


Free Preview Clip

Dr. Justin A. Frank, Washington, DC psychiatrist and author of Trump On The Couch, returns to discuss Trump's recent behavior driven by a deep need for "narcissistic...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-25 - Original post - cached version

UN Secretary General calls for worldwide suspension of war to ease pandemic spread and response, and US media ignore it…--here’s the only report found in Google search, and it’s brief

--at In These Times, Sarah Lazare warns about growing military involvement in response to Covid-19

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-24 - Original post - cached version

Trump responds to Fox host with call to end isolation, Mitch McConnell tries to jam corporate bailouts on Democrats…--Trump tunes out experts who advise longer isolation, protecting corporations and the rich at expense of poor Americans

--McConnell’s idea of compromise is Dem capitulation...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-21 - Original post - cached version

Gov. Newsom extends Bay Area rules statewide as Illinois, Florida and New York increase restrictions on people and businesses….--our Covid 19 daily report, edited by Linda Lewis

--Twitter tightens policy on virus info, but allows billionaire bad boy Elon Musk to falsely claim “children...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-20 - Original post - cached version

Our calm and stable genius repeatedly refers to “Chinese Virus” as he continues to blame media for richly deserved criticism…--borrowing Biden’s smear of Sanders in last debate, Trump says the press are “siding with China”

--in today’s news conference, Trump peppered his comments with...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-19 - Original post - cached version

Bernie Sanders hasn’t quit, but is “reassessing” after more primary losses that undermine the little credibility remaining in US elections….--at Shadowproof, Kevin Gosztola delivers a roundup of yesterday’s primaries

--Dems who’ve been pushing “vote Blue no matter who” have delivered the...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-18 - Original post - cached version

Trump scuttles payroll tax cut for plan to send cash to Americans hurt by pandemic, after handouts to banks, airlines and hotels…--after reporting he tested negative for coronavirus, Trump figured it could kill him politically, now acts like he’s really serious about the pandemic

--7 Bay...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-17 - Original post - cached version

Panicked, selfish Americans are hoarding food and bum wipes, but in less than 48 hours, 7,000 Americans erased Chelsea Manning’s court fines….--US is heading toward shutdown, which Dr. Fauci is calling for

--our valued listener and Covid-19 editor Linda Lewis made a powerful statement on...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-14 - Original post - cached version

Manning’s courageous refusal to testify in WikiLeaks grand jury led to outrageous one-year imprisonment, suicide attempt this week…

PBC News & Comment, 3.13.20: Cruel Judge Finally Releases Chelsea Manning


Manning’s courageous refusal to testify in WikiLeaks grand jury...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-13 - Original post - cached version

Even as he stumbled through scripted speech acknowledging Covid-19’s rise, Trump telegraphed that he only cares about numbers and optics…--Joe Biden delivers coherent talk about the pandemic, stressing that actions should be based on science; Bernie Sanders will address it later today


Peter B Collins - 2020-03-12 - Original post - cached version

In reversal of fortunes, Biden’s inexplicable rebound and decreased young voter turnout for Sanders enable second term for Trump….--Bernie says he will stay in the race and debate Biden on Sunday, as he pivots message to defeating Trump

--Tuesday’s primaries were devastating to Sanders,...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-11 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Joe Lauria, editor in chief at ConsortiumNews, was in London to cover the preliminary extradition hearings of Julian Assange, and recaps them for us.These hearings, during the last week...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-11 - Original post - cached version

Trump’s denial of the pandemic risk and unfocused response reveal his top concern: keeping the numbers of infected and killed as low as possible….--cut to payroll tax would increase paychecks a little, but it’s more like a loan to be paid back with income tax payments next year; how ‘bout Andrew...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-10 - Original post - cached version

Sanders needs to modify campaign scripts to attract fearful voters; Biden and supporters need to deal honestly with Joe’s cognitive issues….--PBC’s “tough love” tips include redefining “democratic socialism”, leaving door open to some private health insurance, stop yelling, expand foreign policy...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-07 - Original post - cached version

Warren is correct that deep-seated sexism and “electability myth” hampered her campaign….but why didn’t Dem women vote for female candidates?--and Democratic women are silent as DNC changes debate rules—again—to eliminate Tulsi Gabbard; Caitlin Johnstone says Tulsi has been “erased”


Peter B Collins - 2020-03-05 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Rich Cahan, former photo editor of the Chicago Sun-Times, returns to talk about River of Blood: American Slavery from the People Who Lived It.Some 70 years after emancipation, a team of...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-05 - Original post - cached version

Driven by fear and learned helplessness, Boomer Democrats chose fatally flawed Biden as directed by party leaders and media gatekeepers….--Boomer turnout was very strong, Bernie’s millenials and Gen Z, not so much

--Bloomberg claims American Somoa and “biggest loser” title as he exits,...

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-04 - Original post - cached version

2016 redux, as Obama’s “hidden hand” leads Democratic establishment to close ranks behind another obviously flawed candidate, as Berniephobia rules….--voters will have first chance to support Bloomberg vs. Biden scrum

--Warren is staying in, but doesn’t expect to win a state tonight

Peter B Collins - 2020-03-03 - Original post - cached version

2 weeks after Bloomberg called for thinning the herd, frightened moderates bail out, but many Super Tuesday voters have already voted….--Klobuchar had to cancel Minneapolis rally due to protesters; Mayor Pete bets on the future; Tom Steyer got bupkis for $175 million

--Biden’s momentary...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-29 - Original post - cached version

Author Steve Phillips cites big jump in young voter population, which Bernie dominates, former Sen. Gary Hart debunks McGovern comparison…--you can read Phillips’ analysis here, and Gary Hart’s op-ed here

--yellow journalism pushes anecdotal assumptions, driven by the same media, that...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-28 - Original post - cached version

As preliminary extradition hearings for Julian Assange are adjourned, corporate outlets that used Wikileaks materials ignore critical attack on press freedom…--ConsortiumNews delivers great coverage from Joe Lauria and Craig Murray in the courtroom, and a thoughtful essay from Pepe Escobar

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-27 - Original post - cached version

In Charleston, a terrible debate where moderators promoted attacks by candidates, leading to chaotic forum that’s an insult to voters…--Sanders was combative and red-faced at times, but held his own as all candidates had rehearsed lines of attack; it was not Bernie’s best night, but he didn’t...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-26 - Original post - cached version

Based on Anderson Cooper’s gotcha question, Dems will gang up on Sanders for 40-year-old comments about Castro as they ignore regime change wars…--after last week’s focus on Bloomberg, survival of all other candidates depends on undermining Bernie

--Sanders is prepared for the question “...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-25 - Original post - cached version

Sanders wins decisively in Nevada, spooking moderate Dems and winning in almost every category, except Boomers, who seem very afraid….--Sanders demonstrated strong support among blacks, Latinos, self-described “moderates”; boomers are afraid of the old socialist

--Bloomberg and...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-22 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Mark Halperin, former political director at ABC News and co-anchor of Showtime's The Circus, joins PBC for a lively exchange on the 2020 campaigns.Halperin's new book is How to Beat Trump:...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-22 - Original post - cached version

Elizabeth Warren notches a win over billionaire Bloomberg, who reverses debate position, will release women from gag agreements over harassment….--as Bloomberg’s spending passes $450 million, campaign releases selectively edited video of Las Vegas smackdown debate

--Democrat who almost...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-21 - Original post - cached version

In his first debate, Bloomberg took major hits from all sides, led by Feisty Elizabeth Warren; frontrunner Sanders largely unscathed….--team Bloomberg leaked memo that underscores their arrogance: dire warning that Sanders can win nomination, so also-rans must exit to make way for Mike


Peter B Collins - 2020-02-20 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Voter suppression is real and has had a measurable impact on elections this past decade. David Daley, the journalist and author who has focused on gerrymandering, returns to update us on the...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-20 - Original post - cached version

Surging in state, national polls, Sanders would be target in Las Vegas debate, but Bloomberg will draw most of the fire…--Bloomie has lots of ‘splainin’ to do, and polls show broad support for Sanders despite the media memes of unelectability and “Bernie Bros”

--NY Times opinionist Ross...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-19 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

In this timely conversation, Adam Eichen joins PBC to talk about many issues raised by Mike Bloomberg's cash-fueled entry into the 2020 presidential race.Adam Eichen returns to the podcast...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-19 - Original post - cached version

Las Vegas is fitting scene for billionaire con man to make his first debate appearance, after flooding media, politicians w/cash….--in massive astroturf effort, Bloomberg buys influence and support, seducing many Democrats and setting up 2-way socialist vs oligarch race

--NY Times exposes...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-18 - Original post - cached version

Almost 10,000 people filled a converted Ford automotive assembly plant in Richmond, CA on President's Day; here's what he said.....Richmond is a majority black community that's captive to its main employer, Chevron.  The city has made a big comeback since former Green Party mayor Gayle...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-15 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Nick Bryant, the courageous investigative reporter who exposed the Franklin scandal of the 1980's, demands investigations of Epstein's enablers of pedophilia.Bryant exposed the trafficking of...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-15 - Original post - cached version

AG Barr’s criticism of Trump’s tweets about Roger Stone belies his long coverup history, from Iran Contra to Jeffrey Epstein….--Trump claims he didn’t instruct Barr to change Stone’s sentencing memo, and that he has a legal right to micro-manage Justice Dept.

--in new errand to please...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-14 - Original post - cached version

Democratic Establishment feeds media echo chamber stoking fears of Sanders, and promoting authoritarian oligarch Mike Bloomberg’s billion dollar ego trip….--NY Times number cruncher Nate Cohn shows Sanders’ path to the nomination while downplaying the prospect

--Iowa caucus debacle puts...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-04 - Original post - cached version

Bloomberg has dropped cash to buy support from mayors and DNC, which changes debate rules mid-cycle to stop Sanders…

--Hillary Clinton’s not subtle, but NY Times reported Tlaib’s boos and barely mentioned Clinton’s attack on Sanders for 2016

--another failed Dem candidate, John...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-01 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Based on Canadian spy agency claim, Canada's Global News smeared the very-independent Consortium News, and editor Joe Lauria is lawyered up, fighting back.This podcast has enjoyed a long...

Peter B Collins - 2020-02-01 - Original post - cached version

GOP Sens. Alexander, Murkowski employ insulting talking points to cover their dereliction of duty, violation of oath, contempt for Constitution….--yes, the Democrats blew the impeachment in many ways, but lockstep loyalty to Trump by Republican posers signals the end of 3-branch governance

Peter B Collins - 2020-01-31 - Original post - cached version

Free Preview Clip

Brad Schreiber's great new book is Music Is Power: Popular Songs, Social Justice and the Will to Change, and we chat for an hour about some of our favorite tunes that influenced, or...


Dear friends of this aggregator

  • Yes, I intentionally removed Newsbud from the aggregator on Mar 22.
  • Newsbud did not block the aggregator, although their editor blocked me on twitter after a comment I made to her
  • As far as I know, the only site that blocks this aggregator is Global Research. I have no idea why!!
  • Please stop recommending Newsbud and Global Research to be added to the aggregator.

Support this site

News Sources

Source Items
Please Stop the Ride 24
The Infectious Myth 22
Lockdown Skeptics 26
Sam Husseini 32
Dr. Andrew Kaufman 3
Swiss Propaganda Research 20
Off Guardian 81
Cory Morningstar 10
James Bovard 51
WWI Hidden History 51
Grayzone Project 429
Pass Blue 376
Dilyana Gaytandzhieva 17
John Pilger 426
The Real News 367
Scrutinised Minds 29
Need To Know News 3388
FEE 5425
Marine Le Pen 403
Francois Asselineau 25
Opassande 53
HAX on 5July 220
Henrik Alexandersson 1228
Mohamed Omar 404
Professors Blog 10
Arg Blatte Talar 40
Angry Foreigner 19
Fritte Fritzson 12
Teologiska rummet 32
Filosofiska rummet 144
Vetenskapsradion Historia 196
Snedtänkt (Kalle Lind) 262
Les Crises 3954
Richard Falk 220
Ian Sinclair 136
SpinWatch 61
Counter Currents 12609
Kafila 661
Gail Malone 45
Transnational Foundation 221
Rick Falkvinge 95
The Duran 11383
Vanessa Beeley 216
Nina Kouprianova 9
MintPress 6104
Paul Craig Roberts 2569
News Junkie Post 74
Nomi Prins 27
Kurt Nimmo 191
Strategic Culture 6164
Sir Ken Robinson 30
Stephan Kinsella 120
Liberty Blitzkrieg 885
Sami Bedouin 65
Consortium News 2685
21 Century Wire 4143
Burning Blogger 324
Stephen Gowans 102
David D. Friedman 165
Anarchist Standard 16
The BRICS Post 1541
Tom Dispatch 632
Levant Report 18
The Saker 5132
The Barnes Review 603
John Friend 535
Psyche Truth 160
Jonathan Cook 162
New Eastern Outlook 4913
School Sucks Project 1828
Giza Death Star 2185
Andrew Gavin Marshall 28
Red Ice Radio 686
GMWatch 2595
Robert Faurisson 150
Espionage History Archive 35
Jay's Analysis 1177
Le 4ème singe 91
Jacob Cohen 222
Agora Vox 19568
Cercle Des Volontaires 456
Panamza 2611
Fairewinds 121
Project Censored 1253
Spy Culture 628
Conspiracy Archive 85
Crystal Clark 14
Timothy Kelly 649
PINAC 1482
The Conscious Resistance 1056
Independent Science News 91
The Anti Media 6877
Positive News 820
Brandon Martinez 30
Steven Chovanec 61
Lionel 317
The Mind renewed 460
Natural Society 2627
Yanis Varoufakis 1145
Tragedy & Hope 122
Dr. Tim Ball 114
Web of Debt 167
Porkins Policy Review 457
Conspiracy Watch 174
Eva Bartlett 646
Libyan War Truth 373
DeadLine Live 1916
Kevin Ryan 69
Aaron Franz 270
Traces of Reality 166
Revelations Radio News 124
Dr. Bruce Levine 160
Peter B Collins 1795
Faux Capitalism 205
Dissident Voice 11993
Climate Audit 227
Donna Laframboise 511
Judith Curry 1192
Geneva Business Insider 40
Media Monarchy 2738
Syria Report 84
Human Rights Investigation 94
Intifada (Voice of Palestine) 1685
Down With Tyranny 13634
Laura Wells Solutions 50
Video Rebel's Blog 483
Revisionist Review 485
Aletho News 22977
ضد العولمة 27
Penny for your thoughts 3403
Northerntruthseeker 2911
كساريات 37
Color Revolutions and Geopolitics 27
Stop Nato 4888 Blog 3425 Original Content 7682
Corbett Report 2670
Stop Imperialism 491
Land Destroyer 1299
Webster Tarpley Website 1154

Compiled Feeds