Technology

The DEA and Breaking Bad: Why Hank Never Tapped Jesse’s Phone

Despite its enormous popularity there are many problems with Breaking Bad - the utterly racist depiction of Mexicans, the glorifying of a sociopathic protagonist and that incredibly boring and pointless fifth season come to mind.  But what has never been discussed before is how the show functions as propaganda for the Dr

How the Pentagon Rewrote Man of Steel

The Superman reboot Man of Steel launched the (now abandoned) DC Extended Universe, and put a much darker tinge on the Superman franchise than any previous incarnation, especially the Christopher Reeve classics.  Man of Steel benefited from large-scale support from the military, but hidden until now are the d

ClandesTime 178 – Black Panther vs Django Unchained

Black Panther and Django Unchained are perhaps the two most successful movies featuring black actors in lead roles that Hollywood has ever made. But are they as radical as they seem?

How the Hell is Project Blue Book so Boring?

UFOs.  Probable extraterrestrials.  Investigation and revelation.  Nazi scientists.  A military cover-up.  With all these elements in place the History Channel's Project Blue Book should be an exciting, unpredictable replacement for The X-Files.  Instead it is a dull-as-dishwater procedural th

The CIA, the National Reconnaissance Office and Ice Station Zebra

The 1968 spy and counterspy classic Ice Station Zebra was inspired by a real life event during the CIA/Air Force Corona spy satellite program.  In April 1959 the satellite Discoverer 2 became the first to send a recovery capsule containing satellite surv

ClandesTime 173 – Public Enemies

Public Enemies is a 2009 historical drama/thriller film that tells the story of the Bureau of Investigation’s manhunt for Public Enemy Number One John Dillinger. In this episode I examine the film, the politics of crime and the romanticising of criminals.

3D Printers Make Practice Hearts For Surgeons

Practice makes perfect, and the smartest among us would agree that no one should ever stop learning. Doctors lead from the front in this regard — constantly ensuring they are up to date with advances in technology and medicine. Now they are taking this to another level.

Bye Bye Fido, Hello Robo

Pets are good company — there for us to interact with, to teach our kids responsibility, and in some cases to guard the house. But soon they will be usurped by robots — if this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is anything to go by. Soothsayer of multitudinous trends and things we didn’t realize we couldn’t live without, the annual CES has become the trade show to showcase all new technology.

The Wire Season 4 Review (Preview)

In this penultimate review episode I look at how the education system is a poor place to learn anything, how standardised testing is a form of child abuse, the fundamental problems of electoral politics, and expand on why an intelligence-based approach to societal problems is always better than a military-based ap

The Wire Season 3 Review (Preview)

In part 3 of this subcriber-only review series I look at season three of The Wire. In this season the Barksdale storyline comes to a climax, while the city hall politics are added into the ever-expanding world of the show.

ClandesTime 159 – The Founder

The Founder is a 2016 biopic of Ray Kroc, the man who created McDonald’s. Or did he? In this episode I examine this ambiguous film, one of the best examples of cultural capitalism to come out of Hollywood in recent years.

A Bigger Picture On The China Threat To The U.S.

In this video, Luke and Jason discuss the reports of a massive hardware hack by China. Is the China technology takeover already here or is this more hype by the establishment to demonize China?

Map to the Stars: Hollywood Insiders Tour US Space Command - Spy Culture

The US Space Force took one step closer to becoming a hyperreality when nearly 40 major Hollywood players went on an 'Industry Leader Tour' of US Space Command.

Gene Editing Tool Tried Out on Mammals

Gene editing may sound like another example of human beings trying to cheat nature. Who are we to decide which genes in which species should hold evolutionary advantage over another? Yet scientists are making eye-opening progress in this field although some worry that too little attention is being paid to the ethical implications.

The 5g Controversy Exposed!

In this video Jason Bermas breaks down the controversy surrounding 5g and how the technology differs from 4g, as well as what this means for the future. Our cell phones and devices have become such a part of everyday life that we no longer give a second thought to health risks and other negative uses of the technology. The 5g controversy is exposed.

Digital Dystopia Revealed

In this video, Luke Rudkowski of WeAreChange is joined by Max Igan to discuss important topics on technology, including cryptocurrency, the internet of things, the emergence of the social credit score and what this means for human beings and their relationships with the state. Will this technology create a massive slave state or will people use it to empower themselves? Join these two media mavericks as the digital dystopia is revealed.

It Devours: Smartphones Are Seducing Us Out of Reality

In 1996 came the Internet and it made the world instantly global. Then, in 2008, the iPhone arrived, and we as a society became universally and ubiquitously plugged-in. Mainlined into the cosmic collective, and buttressed by an accompanying explosion of virtual “communities” through social media sites.Today this omniscient virtual world is summoned on average 85 times a day by its users (31,000 times in a year).

The Nikola Tesla Story They Do Not Want You To Know From Belgrade Serbia

In this video, we give you the latest breaking news on Nikola Tesla; the story they do not want you to know about, all the way from Belgrade, Serbia. We get into free energy technology, Tesla coil, spirituality, health, wellness, consciousness and inventions.

The Beginning Of The Quantum Revolution?

In this video, Jason Bermas talks about the latest developments involving quantum computing. The first silicon-based quantum computer has now been announced, opening the floodgates on this very new and innovative technology.

What Is Neodymium And Why Is It so Important?

The average American consumer probably has never heard of neodymium. But that substance — along with other so-called rare earth elements — is essential to the functioning of technologies we take for granted on a daily basis.Rare-earths refer to 17 naturally occurring chemical elements on the periodic table. Despite the name, they aren’t particularly rare, existing in relative abundance in the earth’s crust.

Police Using Orwellian New Technology To See Through Walls and Spy on You

Multiple reports have surfaced showing that for a couple of years now, some 50 U.S. Law Enforcement agencies have access to and have secretly equipped their police officers with a device known as &;Range-R&;.

How Technology Will Take Your Job and Create God

In this video Luke Rudkowski talks to the science correspondent of reason magazine Ron Bailey about the future technological advancements that will affect our social economic dynamics. They get into the future economic trends and possibility of singularity in the near future.