Latest Issues of #AxisOfEasy
A spokesperson for Telegram, Remi Vaughn, says the app will not respond to political censorship requests,
“I am against censorship that goes far beyond the law:” Elon Musk on Twitter censorship requests,
Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hints at taking action against Twitter CEO after he encouraged engagement with popular AOC impersonator account … this and more in AofE #301
Now that the US economy is totally dependent on trillions of dollars in stimulus and speculative gains reaped from the stimulus, there is no Real Economy left to pick up the pieces when the credit-stimulus-speculation bubbles all pop.Read it »
Iranian Agrius Hackers Target Critical Infrastructure: A New Cybersecurity Threat,
Israeli NSO group’s elite spyware detected in active war zone for the first time,
North Korean Entities Training Expat IT Workers in Russia Face US Sanctions … this and more in AofE #300
Your bogus economic dogma of “growth via the wealth effect” created the demographic karma that will bring down the status quo. What happens when you bleed your workforce while enriching those who already own assets with one bubble after another, all in the name of “fostering growth”?Read it »
Blowback has its own dynamics, as we’ll learn in the decade ahead.
One of the most durable expectations in the financial sphere is that inflation will drop sharply in a recession and the Federal Reserve will lower interest rates back to near-zero.
In a real recession, what seemed safe and rock-solid melts into air.
We haven’t had a real recession in forty years (1981-82) and so only those who were in the workforce back then have any experience of how far and how fast things we think are solid can unravel.
Everything’s abstract until it happens to us.
Dominoes falling are abstractions until one falls on you. Lines of dominoes toppling are an apt analogy to highly centralized systems that are tightly bound, that is, all the transactions that flow through the centralized hubs are interconnected, so when one domino falls, it topples chains of dominoes that then topple other chains.
In the real-world, the costs are all we know for sure and profits remain elusive and contingent.
No one knows how the flood of AI products will play out, but we do know it’s unleashed a corporate frenzy to “get our own AI up and running.”
One Deep State is bad enough, but a renegade, predatory private-sector Deep State is intolerable. In 2007, well before the term Deep State entered the common lexicon, I sketched the interconnected public-private pieces of the Deep State, which I termed the elite maintaining and extending global dominance.Read it »
Now that the overlapping crises are upon us and the banquet of consequences is being served, we’ll see just who our elites and leadership really are. The erosion of trust doesn’t require intent, it only requires the blind pursuit of self-interest above all else.Read it »
The Fed has trained the trading-rats all too well, and there is no way to avoid the unintended consequences of the Fed’s large-scale human behavioral experiment.Read it »
RedLine stealer MaaS latest example of hackers exploiting generative AI technologies as AI platforms gain popularity,
Multiple salesforce websites have disclosed personal information,
Paul Thacker defends Tucker Carlson, says WHO stealth-edited vaccine information to censor Tucker … this and more in AofE #296
Facebook censors Pulitzer Prize winner’s critique of US involvement in Nord Stream Pipeline attack,
According to Latest Citizen Lab Report, Israeli Spyware Maker NSO Group Deployed at Minimum 3 New “Zero-Click” Exploits Against iPhones in 2022,
New Palo Alto Networks Report Shows Rising Trend in Threat Actors Who Are Adopting Web3 IPFS Technology… this and more in AofE #295
Mark E. Jeftovic
Mark is the co-founder of easyDNS and the editor-in-chief of #AxisOfEasy. He is the author of Managing Mission Critical Domains & DNS (Packt UK, 2018) and Unassailable: Protect Yourself from Deplatform Attacks & Cancel Culture.
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