I have listened to Mr. Armstrong intermittently for many years. He is a smart man with a strong record of being right. When he says that this election is the most corrupt in American history, he will prove it. And here we go…
The Data Proves Mask Submission Is Based On Fear, Not Science
See for yourself. Mask submission, or mask kneeling, does not modify corona spread at all. Zero. None. And how can it? The masks can’t filter out viruses or bacteria. Period. Impossible. Not even an idiot believes these masks do anything other than symbolize terror of government and terror of peer pressure.
I could word this much, much more strongly, but I won’t. I will simply let those among you with guts make your own decision. Those among you who live in fear and terror, remember this – the Anti-christ will execute you if you stand with Yahusha. If you cannot stand up against the nonsensical mask requirement of local government, how well will you do when there is a gun to your head regarding Yahusha?
And please, don’t reply “Well! That’s JESUS we’re talking about. I will die for Jesus”.
From The Federalist
It is likely that some politicians eventually realized their mistake and needed a way to back-pedal without admitting their lockdowns were a policy disaster. Their solution was for people to put any old piece of cloth across their face and magically believe that it’s okay to go out shopping again.
Masks are not merely a small inconvenience. They have inadvertently become a key impediment to returning to a more normal life, a desirable goal for those seeking to twist the pandemic for political and electoral purposes.
Masks dehumanize us, and ironically serve as a constant reminder that we should be afraid. People can now be spotted wearing masks while camping by themselves in the woods or on a solo sailing trip. They have become a cruel device on young children everywhere, kindergarten students covered by masks and isolated by Plexiglas, struggling to understand the social expressions of their peers. Face coverings are causing real harm to the American psyche, provide little to no medical benefit, and distract us from more important health policy issues.
The mask dogma had many cracks in it from the start. For one, the U.S. surgeon general and the Centers for Disease Control both previously said that “masks are NOT effective in preventing [the] general public from catching coronavirus,” so they were already starting with a credibility deficit. Furthermore, many officials have been frequently caught without masks when they think the cameras are off them. Dr. Anthony Fauci, for example, has been caught doing this multiple times.
Chicago’s mayor and local media were all caught taking off their masks and violating social distancing as soon as a press conference ended. This was caught in a now deleted YouTube video that was shared by a now deleted Twitter account after being retweeted more than 26,000 times. As of the date of this publication, it is still available to view in a crude video of a video that has yet to be deleted on YouTube.
Clearly, some people do not want you to see what politicians do behind the scenes. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf, a strong advocate for mandatory masking, was caught off camera laughing about how wearing masks is an act of “political theater.”
Faking ‘Science’ to Achieve Political Goals
These same politicians and health officials are so desperate to make people believe in masks that they doctor charts to make their case, even when their own data actually undermines them. So what is the actual science behind masks? Let’s begin by reviewing the leading scientific studies.
The Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine at Oxford University summarized six international studies which “showed that masks alone have no significant effect in interrupting the spread of ILI or influenza in the general population, nor in healthcare workers.” Oxford went on to say that “that despite two decades of pandemic preparedness, there is considerable uncertainty as to the value of wearing masks.” They prophetically warned that this has “left the field wide open for the play of opinions, radical views and political influence.”
A study of health-care workers in more than 1,600 hospitals showed that cloth masks only filtered out 3 percent of particles. An article in the New England Journal of Medicine stated, “[W]earing a mask outside health care facilities offers little, if any, protection from infection” and that “[T]he desire for widespread masking is a reflexive reaction to anxiety over the pandemic.”
There are many other credible studies showing lack of mask efficacy, such as studies published in the National Center for Biotechnology Information, Cambridge University Press, Oxford Clinical Infectious Diseases, and Influenza Journal, just to name a few.
Studies do show masks can help in the case of direct respiratory droplets, which would matter if somebody is coughing, breathing, or sneezing directly on your face. That happens normally in a tight and highly confined space.
But the plentiful evidence we have indicates masks would not meaningfully help with aerosol transmission, where two people are just in the same area, or even the same room. This is because the two people end up breathing the same air, with or without a mask, as visually demonstrated in this video.
Now for Graphs about International Mask Mandates
Historical scientific studies do not make a compelling case that universal masking would meaningfully help, so let’s explore real-world situations to see where data leads us.
Austria was one of the first governments to require masks, and it did so about 10 days after its cases began to go down. The level of downtrend did not change or improve after masks were required. After the nation’s people wearing masks for an extended period, cases are currently four times where they were when Austria mandated masks, and cases continue to climb.
Germany mandated masks about halfway down its original recovery. Their cases are now similarly climbing quickly.
The French now have around 1,000 percent more daily cases they had when they mandated masks, despite having one of the highest mask compliance levels in the world.
Spain was not far behind its French neighbor with a mandate. Spain required masks when cases were near zero and has the highest compliance with mask-wearing in all Europe. Now Spain is at around 1,500 percent the level of cases compared to when it mandated masks.
After three months of requiring masks, the United Kingdom is at around 1,500 percent more cases despite having one of the highest mask compliance records in Europe.
Belgium required masks shortly after the British did, and now possibly has the highest rate of cases in the world.
Italy had extremely high levels of mask-wearing despite no national mandate. Recently skyrocketing cases finally compelled them to create one of the strictest mask laws in the world, but the results have predictably failed to slow the rise in coronavirus cases. In fact, cases skyrocketed immediately after the mask mandate went into effect.
Similar results have been found in Ireland, Portugal, Israel, and many other countries. No matter how strictly mask laws are enforced nor the level of mask compliance the population follows, cases all fall and rise around the same time.
How about the United States? Americans have proven to be highly compliant with mask wearing, even higher than the Germans.
It is therefore no surprise that the same trends found in Europe are also found in U.S. states. For example, California required masks in June but cases still went up by more than 300 percent and the state remains heavily locked down four months later with still higher cases.
Hawaii suffered one of the most economically devastating lockdowns of all the U.S. states. It was also an early mover on mandating masks both indoors and outdoors, but cases still went up by almost 1,000 percent.
With and without mask mandates, Texas and Georgia followed nearly identical case development.
For those more interested in comparing deaths than cases, we again don’t see a pattern of masks meaningfully helping.
Why Don’t Masks Work?
Why don’t masks work on the general public? For one, if you read the fine print on most consumer masks you will see something along the line of “not intended for medical purposes and has not been tested to reduce the transmission of disease.” Masks can work well when they’re fully sealed, properly fitted, changed often, and have a filter designed for virus-sized particles. This represents none of the common masks available on the consumer market, making universal masking much more of a confidence trick than a medical solution.
If we actually wanted effective masks, then manufacturers should be conducting scientific tests evaluating masks specifically for their ability to reduce the spread of coronavirus. The Food and Drug Administration and CDC should be making recommendations on which masks to use and approving masks based on their scientific efficacy rather than promoting the wrapping of any piece of miscellaneous cloth around your face.
Effective masks, if they exist, should then be distributed to highly vulnerable groups for use only in rare and extenuating circumstances. There would be little point for the population at large to wear masks all the time because while focused protection may be possible, it is not possible to eradicate the virus at this point or stop its spread.
Our universal use of unscientific face coverings is therefore closer to medieval superstition than it is to science, but many powerful institutions have too much political capital invested in the mask narrative at this point, so the dogma is perpetuated. The narrative says that if cases go down it’s because masks succeeded. It says that if cases go up it’s because masks succeeded in preventing more cases. The narrative simply assumes rather than proves that masks work, despite overwhelming scientific evidence to the contrary.
The narrative further ignores places like Sweden and Georgia, which never required masks in the first place, and it suppresses new scientific evidence if it doesn’t support desired political results, such as data from the world’s only randomized trial investigating if masks actually protect from COVID-19. Even a Nobel laureate has been canceled because his COVID charts and data were found to be undesirable.
History does not bode well for times that politics meddles with science. Martin Kulldorff, a professor at Harvard Medical School and a leader in disease surveillance methods and infectious disease outbreaks, describes the current COVID scientific environment this way: “After 300 years, the Age of Enlightenment has ended.”
In the end, it will be the loss of credibility in our scientific institutions, and the unnecessary division they have sowed among us, for which masks will be remembered.
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For a long time I wore a mask in order to show respect to the private property owners like Walgreens, HEB, WalMart and others. But NO MORE. Continue reading “I Refuse To Wear A Mask Any Longer. The Mask Is A LIE.”
There is quite a bit of controversy over the alleged “covid-19 virus”. I’m sure that at this point you are absolutely tired of hearing about it, as am I, but my background compels me to discover the truth of this matter. Beginning at the base, the nexus, the root cause of our nightmare calamity, we must first and most importantly have a rock solid grasp of the “virus”.
We must know it, understand it, be keenly informed as to precisely what it is. Which is precisely the problem. Why? Because the “covid-19 tests” are not covid-19 tests at all. None of them are. Not one. Zero. The tests used all over planet earth simply test for a genetic strand that was extracted from seven sick Chinese men when this biological event started on China.
The main hurdle to discovery of truth is people. Neighbors, family, co-workers, relatives, mass media ignorance – People tend to latch onto whatever is on ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN and FOX. People still watch those programming channels to “get information”, and that gives whomever controls the mass media immense control over PEER PRESSURE.
In all of life, one of the most vital adult responsibilities is breaking the back of PEER PRESSURE in our own mind. If we choose to ignore facts, or choose to take the easy way, or just go along to get along, we are condemned to live in a prison of our own making. We become our own jail wardens, and we doom our children, grandchildren and others to a life in that very same intellectual ghetto. Concurrently, we surrender power to whomever contrives the fairy tales that the mass programming media conjures up.
One must have strength to stand against the flood of cowards leading the flight to mass programming solutions. One must be much better informed, and informed with proven facts, not “repeated facts”. Repeated facts are simply bits of data repeated repeatedly until they become “true” in the minds of the ignorant, the lazy and the cowardly.
A big day for me personally was in college. I was a junior, and had just been introduced to Creationism. At the time I was a very hard-core evolutionist, and a mocker of God and of “Christians”. In fact, I was the University Chairman of the Student Organization Review Board, and I ruled with an iron fist. Number One on my list was this: No Christian clubs allowed on campus.
I disallowed any kind of Christian clubs on campus, and I had that authority.
One day I ran into an old friend of mine in the student center. I drank coffee in there daily, and John Nelson came in. He had been my best friend in elementary school, but we had drifted apart when he started in band in Jr. High. But there he was in the Student Center, having transferred to SFA from Texas Tech.
We chatted a bit and he asked me about Creationism. After I laughed and lectured him on how evolution worked, I promised him that I would read a book on the subject and we could talk again later. Then, I left him for my private study room in the library.
As I got off the elevator on the third floor, I turned left to go around to my room. As I rounded the second left, there on a shelf of “go-backs” directly in my face was a book titled “What Is Creation Science?“. It was a remarkable coincidence.
I grabbed the book and went into my study room.
I smoked cigarettes in those days, and was allowed to smoke in my study room in the library. I made myself comfortable (coffee, ashtray, books), opened the What Is Creation Science? book, and started reading.
Nine hours and one full pack of cigarettes later, I closed the completely read book a convinced Creationist. Creationism is the most intelligent, solid, reliable science of origin possible on earth. It is astounding, pure as a ringing bell. Evolution is a damned lie.
The following semester I was enrolled in an advanced biology class taught by a Dr. Robertson. I forget his first name, but he was chairman of the biology department and I was a star biology student. Biology was an interest of mine, a hobby science, and my primary interest was cellular metabolism.
On our first day of class Dr. Robertson was lecturing us on the infallibility of evolution “science’. He went on for a while and after listening to his drivel for as long as I could take it, I raised my hand with a question. He recognized me and I asked him why it was that every known, significant modification to our genetic structure resulted in a person much LESS likely to survive, and I cited several examples of what we call “birth defects’.
He had no answer but asked me to meet him in his office after class.
In his office, he informed me that he was dropping me from his class, and that I should not contest it because he would fail me if I remained in it.
I considered it, and dropped the course. Not because I was afraid of Robertson at all, but because I was by then more or less addicted to making the Deans and Presidents lists. I liked my grades and knew that Robertson would hammer down my GPA.
I wasn’t disappointed at all and am glad that everything transpired as it did, because it showed me how wildly corrupt “leaders” and “experts” can be, especially in the sciences, but actually in everything on earth. Pride, peer pressure, going along with the crowd – science is the intellectual hell that people actually aspire to. Truth hunters are mercilessly vilified in the sciences, because “science” is a religion and its god is Self.
So grow an iron backbone and embrace new knowledge, because just “going along” is the path fools take to slavery and hell.
After months of observation, study, comparison and logical thinking, I conclude that this entire “corona virus” circus is simply a tool to drive the people of the world into a trap. Using todays “official” USA numbers from the “Official” Johns-Hopkins chart, (click on ‘Confirmed Cases By Country US’) on 104,839+ “confirmed cases” there were only 1711 deaths. That,s a 1.6 percent mortality rate.
Birthday parties are more dangerous than a dozen corona viruses.
A 2012 study in the journal Annals of Epidemiology found a much higher probability (about 14 percent) that people over 60 will die on their birthdays. That study, which analyzed more than 2 million deaths, found that strokes and heart attacks rose 18.6 percent and 21.5 percent, respectively, on birthdays.
More to come, but here is a good place to start. Lots more to follow. Do not buy the quarantine non-sense. Trump is correct to ditch quarantine. Its no “solution” to anything and is only cursing the hopes of our children and grand-children. Corona virus, CoViD-19 is no more a threat than any common run of influenza.
9/11 was absolutely an inside job. Do not be fooled again. Congress has already passed 2 trillion USD under the table.
On January 13, 2018, a false ballistic missile alert was issued via the Emergency Alert System and Commercial Mobile Alert System over television, radio, and cellphones in the U.S. state of Hawaii. The alert stated that there was an incoming ballistic missile threat to Hawaii, advised residents to seek shelter, and concluded “This is not a drill”. The message was sent at 8:07 a.m. local time. The governor wanted to warn people by Twitter of the error but he “couldn’t remember his password”.
Can you believe that? The governor of the state of Hawaii could not remember his Twitter password to cancel an incoming missile warning? And why is he using Twitter for official state business, especially as it pertains to a probable incoming nuclear missile?
Wouldn’t the missile defense system be a more reliable platform for sending notices of warning cancellations? And wouldn’t that “Cancellation” button be right beside the “Incoming Missile Warning” button?
This scenario stinks, and I do not believe it.