Berto Jongman: Another Nail in John Brennan’s Coffin?

Michael Hastings: Another Skeleton in the Brennan-Strzok Closet 1. FBI lied about not having an investigation into Hastings. Peter Strzok was central to that investigation. Alleges that Strzok is actually CIA employee used to manipulate FBI investigations for CIA “leaders.” Strzok grew up in Iran, associated with most rogue US intelligence operations gone bad. 2. …

Berto Jongman: Finland Education Goes 21st Century

Yeap! Finland Will Become The First Country In The World To Get Rid Of All School Subjects By 2020, instead of classes in physics, math, literature, history or geography, Finland is going to introduce a different approach to life through education. Welcome to the phenomenon based learning! As Phenomenal Education states on their website, “In …

Berto Jongman: European SIGINT Maximator (5 + Israel) Overview

Maximator: European signals intelligence cooperation, from a Dutch perspective This article is first to report on the secret European five-partner sigint alliance Maximator that started in the late 1970s. It discloses the name Maximator and provides documentary evidence. The five members of this European alliance are Denmark Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, and France. The cooperation …

Berto Jongman: Jared Diamond on Upheaval — Article and Book

Jared Diamond: There’s a 49 Percent Chance the World As We Know It Will End by 2050 As far as national crises are concerned, the first step is acknowledge — the country has to acknowledge that it’s in a crisis. If the country denies that it’s in a crisis, of course if you deny you’re …

Berto Jongman: Worth a Look – Willful Blindness by Margaret Heffernan

Drawing on a wide array of people and places, Uncharted traces long-term projects that shrewdly evolved over generations to meet the unpredictable challenges of every new age. Heffernan also looks at radical exercises and experiments that redefined standard practices by embracing different perspectives and testing fresh approaches. Preparing to confront a variable future provides the …