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The relentless advance of coronavirus terror has been broken. Recalcitrant Serbs rebelled against their President when he ordered them back under house arrest. After two days of street battles with dozens of policemen hospitalised, the sturdy protesters won; the authorities surrendered and gave up their plans to lock Belgrade down. Shops, pubs and restaurants in Belgrade will have an early evening curfew; but this is much better than the full lockdown they intended. Prime Minister Ms Brnabic complained that she could not understand why her people were protesting. She must be uncommonly dense, this lady, if after two days of protests she could not understand that people do not want lockdowns. This is a rare reversal by the authorities, said the BBC correspondent in Belgrade. This is an understatement in the best English manner. I think it is a precedent.

Until now, there were countries that avoided lockdown altogether (Japan, Sweden, Belarus), but there wasn’t a country where people demanded and then obtained their freedom. Serbia is the first one. This small (pop. 7 million) country in the Balkans has a long history of resistance – they fought the Turks for centuries; they resisted Nazi Germany longer than France; they had the strongest guerrilla movement outside of Belarus, and yes, they fought mighty NATO for quite a long time. The Germans bombed Belgrade in April 1941, followed not long afterwards by America (aided by the British of course). In 1944, on Easter Day, six hundred American bombers carpet-bombed Belgrade, destroying its palaces, theatres, railway stations, and hospitals. That was America’s Easter Bunny gift to the Serbs.

In 1999 Bill Clinton bombed Belgrade again, for three months, killing a lot of Serbs and causing immense destruction. The Serbian president was seized and murdered in the court cells underneath The Hague. My American friends, if you are in the mood to apologise, you can “take a knee” for the Serbs, for the crimes more recent and more tangible than the 18th century horrors of your ancestors. The US chose to lob bombs at the Serbs for good reason: Serbs do not surrender easily. These strong-willed giants have guts, more than the rest of the Balkans put together. No doubt today many of the evil geniuses at Coronavirus HQ are regretting that Serbia wasn’t completely erased from the face of the earth, so that it would not have become such a troublesome example to a rather pliable and docile global populace.

But it’s too late; we have absorbed the lesson. The only way to avoid a renewed lockdown is a popular uprising, for nothing less will convince our authorities to refrain from locking us up. Like a boy who finds the candy jar, they just can’t help themselves. Lockdown makes life too easy for our rulers: the subjects stay indoors; they fearfully venture out only for shopping; they are obedient; they are on the dole and so they are dependent on the good will of the state. Unemployment rises steadily with every week of lockdown. Small companies go down. Only the digital giants will survive the deluge. People are disposable, a burden on the economy. Even their labour is no longer needed. Soon, independent, hard-working folk will be replaced by a new species dependent on government subsidy and demanding only more entertainment; a modern version of the panem et circenses (bread and circuses) mob the proud Romans were reduced to, as Juvenal wrote circa 100AD.

Why did the Serb government decide to lock their people up? Ostensibly, it’s because of 13 deaths “linked” to the Covid. That’s 13 too many, the President recited piously. Bear in mind that hundreds of people die every day in a country of millions like Serbia, and that this is perfectly normal. What’s so special about 13 people who died of pneumonia and may have been carriers of a new coronavirus? It was only a few years ago that thousands of Serbs fought and died for their freedom – that’s what they were fighting for, at least. Now their rulers do not think so much of freedom. Good thing that the people (as opposed to their rulers) are made of different, sterner stuff.

The Serbs I spoke to do not think this was an independent decision of their president; rather, an order sent down from some obscure Covid HQ, probably via the WHO. There is a covert guiding hand that devises new hardships and pressures governments to lock down economies and people. The authorities are naturally keen to return to the lockdown. It’s inertia, the great force of inertia. After they, and so many bureaucrats enacted the global culture of coronavirus, established ZOOM-based education, painted spots for 2 m distance, ordered millions of masks with a decent profit for themselves, trained an army of civil servants and disciplined the people, they are loth to drop it. They are used to it now and enjoy its fruit.


Peter Hitchens wrote about this in his column: “When this madness began, I behaved as if a new and fanatical religion was spreading among us. Be polite and tolerant, I thought. It may be crazy and damaging but in time it will go away. Now it is clear that a new faith, based on fear of the invisible and quite immune to reason, has all but taken over the country. And it turns out to be one of those faiths that don’t have much tolerance for those who don’t share it. Its evangelists will not leave you and me alone, but constantly seek to force us to join. This is why I make such a fuss about the demand to make us all wear muzzles. This is not about health. This is about power and freedom, and has less and less to do with Covid-19. This obsession with telling us how to look, and turning us from normal humans into submissive, mouthless flock animals all decked out in a compulsory uniform is, in my view, part of an unprecedented assault on our personal liberty in general. Stay at home. Stop working. Don’t see your friends or relatives. Submit, submit, submit. Get used to being told what to do. It seems we really have become a nation of surrendered masochists.”

In the US, a new wave of the alleged Covid pandemic is supposed to remove President Trump, after RussiaGate and the impeachment fiasco failed to do the job. They manufactured the new wave without ‘re-seeding’ the country (as Larry Romanoff suggested) by the simple expedient of newspaper reporting. “New Cases in the U.S. Soar Past 68,000, Shattering Record” – screamed The New York Times. They do not tell you that this number means nothing. The new cases are not sick people: it is predominantly perfectly healthy people who by faulty and dubious methods were declared Covid carriers. The more you test for a virus, the more positive results you will get. George Floyd carried the new virus; still he was healthy enough to fight the police.

A Russian virologist correctly said: if we were to test healthy people for any flu virus, we would get enormous numbers of ‘infected’ results. Everyone carries some virus, this or that. But we never check healthy people because we never, until now, had the need to create the illusion of a pandemic. In 2020, the need for such an illusion became paramount, for the Covid operators intend to destroy the world economy, break our stamina and unseat Trump. It is worrisome that Texas and Florida, previously Trump bastions, gave in and began to enforce the masks because of these spurious tests.

There is nothing new about the disease. The first husband of Scarlett O’Hara, Charles Hamilton, died of pneumonia, and nobody checked him for the new coronavirus. Perhaps if they had checked Sherman’s army for viruses it would’ve never gotten to Atlanta, let alone Savannah.

The only novelty is the insistence of its promoters. The imagery of the Covid adepts grows more and more military. “The ring of steel” is how Australians proudly describe the quarantine around Melbourne. You’d believe that their dead were lying in the streets, but nothing of the sort! It is the same threat of “new cases”, meaning nothing at all – but it is enough to compel Aussies to agree to this tyranny.

I would be despondent and broken, if not for the Belgrade Uprising. What Serbs can do, we all can aspire to. There is an urgent need for rebellion against Covid dictatorship, the need to revolt until we are free.

To my brethren free of spirit, I’ll say: fear none but God. Distrust the mass media for they sell fear. They invented “homophobia” so that homosexuals will fear normal folks and rush into the arms of their Uncle Sam. They invented “male chauvinism” and “battered wives” so that women might be afraid of their menfolk and seek government-sanctioned shelter. They invented “racism” so that every ethnic minority might cower beneath the guardianship of Big Brother. They created the myth of “abused children” so that wives will distrust their husbands. These are myths. There is no “homophobia” – we really do not give a damn what you do in your bedroom, as long as you don’t frighten the horses. Men are naturally protective of children and chivalrous towards women. White folks actually like blacks being jolly and playing their banjo, as long as it is not all night long. I tell you: we all are minorities apart, and together we are The People. We get along very well together without the oppressive superintendence of Big Brother. The fear of Covid has been manufactured so that we might fear every fellow human being, and we must reject it.

And to covid-believers I’ll say, do not despair! This is not the last disaster we shall witness. There are still locusts, asteroids, Carrington events, and newer and better diseases. There are still chances for mankind to follow the dinosaurs to oblivion. Don’t be in such a hurry!

P.S. Lockdown leads nowhere, as the Israelis discovered. Sprinters by nature, Israeli men are as notorious for jumping the gun as they are to finish up early and brag of their feats to their friends, saper le-hevre, in Hebrew. Israelis were first to lock down; they thought they would win by blitzkrieg like they won in the 1967 war. They celebrated their victory (as they had very few deaths), but very soon they discovered that there is no possible victory, no shock-and-awe triumph against a ubiquitous virus. It is a long-running campaign, and lockdown is the doomsday device – this is the conclusion of Israelis who tried it. You do not deploy the weapon of last resort as long as you can survive without it!

In the next article: Israel, Annexation and the Second Wave.

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  1. Ziggy says:

    Interesting article, except that I think this Serbian uprising was some sort of color coded Soros thing. I think they just wanted to give a notice to President Vucic about what will happen if he does not play ball. The Corona lockdown was just an excuse, like George Floyd was an excuse for the Soros sponsored BLM riots.

  2. zdb says:

    Ziggy’s comment sounds plausible.

    After all, Omidyar paid Greenwald (to set up the Intercept something like 300M to publish little more than 5% of Snowden’s promised disclosures even though Binney told us everything Snowden said 10 years earlier) at about the same time he paid “activists” in Ukraine’s most recent color revolution (about 300M to Neo Nazis approved by Vic Nuland in her obscene tapped phone call).

    Thank you for writing this.

    Curious: what’s the point of “sounding” bigoted in the last paragraph about various social justice issues? While most of these SJ issues are vastly overblown and conflated (there are more battered husbands than wives) there are kernels of truth in all memes or they’d never work. There is homophobia, just several magnitudes of order less than claimed. “Invented” racism? Funny stuff. Again, in most places in most ways, it’s overblown, but racism had to be invented? And the comment about black folk’s jolliness and banjo playing? Weird. Almost like you were appealing to racist readers who would not realize they were being played.

    • Replies: @Israel Shamir
  3. In 1999 Bill Clinton bombed Belgrade again, for three months, killing a lot of Serbs and causing immense destruction.

    For those too young to remember the American attack in 1999, or those confused by western propaganda, here is a short, shocking summary.

    • Thanks: follyofwar, Alfred, Jazman
    • Replies: @follyofwar
  4. Gordo says:

    My American friends, if you are in the mood to apologise, you can “take a knee” for the Serbs,

    LOL I can see a Serb responding ‘while you’re down there…’

    • LOL: Twodees Partain
  5. @Ziggy

    This is what I hear from many supporters of the present Serbian administration – “Soros-sponsored”. I do not accept this defence. People are entitled to resist lockdown, even if Satan in person will help them. Churchill referred thus to Stalin during WWII. Lenin was perfectly willing to accept help from Soros of his days. One should look at the bottom line. If Vucic would follow Lukashenko’s approach, people would support him and Soros would be impotent. By referring to Soros, Vucic behaves like Talmud says, their deeds are the deeds of Zimri but they expect a reward like Phineas.Milosevic did it too: being pro-Western and then complaining for being troubled by the West.

    • Agree: Tsar Nicholas
  6. Aleks says:

    Israel’s spot on. The protests started less than an hour after Serbia’s president announced a new lockdown. The revolt was spontaneous. The security services then sent provocateurs to discredit the demonstrators and state-controlled media started bleating about “foreign agents” trying to bring the government down. In truth, that element is present, for there’s great pressure on Serbia to formally renounce Kosovo and recognize NATO’s naked aggression of 1999, paving the way for the removal of Russian and, increasingly, Chinese influence in the country. But in this case, foreign – read Western -influence has tried to latch onto the protests, it did not instigate them. And, of course, the government welcomes that narrative, as it helps them deflect the justified revolt of people that refused to be locked down a second time and were willing to fight for their freedom. Also, not to be forgotten, the government had previously radically loosened measures in order to hold elections and, apparently, artificially held down the true figures of new infections/deaths until the elections passed, so the element of revolt against the sheer hypocrisy of it all was also present.

  7. @zdb

    I have dealt with Ziggi’s comment above.
    Most of these SJ issues are vastly overblown, as you correctly say in your comment. Some kernel of truth? Yes, there is some kernel of truth even in mad conclusions of Dr Freud. Racism – I never experienced it. Cross-civilisational contacts are very difficult thing, and could lead to massacres or slavery. Traditional cultural roles (implied by banjo reference) allow to escape extremes. I am not sensitive to accusation of ‘bigotry’, and this is my advice to the readers, too. Greed and cruelty are bad; bigotry is a point of tradition.

    • Replies: @Curmudgeon
  8. I agree.
    “While most of these SJ issues are vastly overblown and conflated (there are more battered husbands than wives) there are kernels of truth in all memes or they’d never work. There is homophobia, just several magnitudes of order less than claimed. Invented” racism? Funny stuff. Again, in most places in most ways, it’s overblown, but racism had to be invented? And the comment about black folk’s jolliness and banjo playing? Weird. Almost like you were appealing to racist readers who would not realize they were being played.” [my emphasis]

  9. @Ziggy

    Not likely. Vucic is the pro-EU globalist type, so the Serbian patriots hate him.

  10. In 1944, on Easter Day, six hundred American bombers carpet-bombed Belgrade, destroying its palaces, theatres, railway stations, and hospitals. That was America’s Easter Bunny gift to the Serbs.

    I didn’t know about that one. Was it a mistake? Had to be. The US and the Serbs were on the same side in WWII.

    My American friends, if you are in the mood to apologise, you can “take a knee” for the Serbs, for the crimes more recent and more tangible than the 18th century horrors of your ancestors.

    That sounds like a great idea! As an American, I feel way more outrage over Clinton’s bombing of Serbia than I do over the accidental police killing of a strung-out felon during an arrest.

    • Replies: @Antiwar7
    , @Svevlad
    , @Zorro
  11. Alligator says:

    Great Country Serbia! Great Country Hungary! Great Country Croatia!
    Read the magazines!
    This can’t be real, right?
    No, it is not right!
    All these peoples are invaders in the region and even today are very obnoxious against the indigenous peoples (Albanians, Romanians, Greeks).

  12. Antiwar7 says:
    @Digital Samizdat

    Just like Rotterdam, which was devastated twice by both German and Allied bombing, Belgrade was bombed once more during World War II, this time by the Allies on 16 April 1944, killing at least 1,100 people. This bombing fell on the Orthodox Christian Easter.

    From .

  13. @Alligator

    Homer’s Greeks weren’t indigenous – this title belonged to Pelasgians (Πελασγοί). After a hundred years, everyone goes native.

  14. Svevlad says:

    Nah. Sorosoids deliberately tried to deradicalize everything.

    The protests are rather nationalistic, in fact.

    We’re an inverse of the west – we use all the wokeist tactics, but for based purposes. Looks like globalization backfired severely.

  15. Svevlad says:
    @Digital Samizdat

    Nope. Deliberate.

    WW2 in Yugoslavia was an absolute clusterfuck. If you look at the sides, it looks Biafra war tier.

    It only fits in when you take into account that France and Italy almost went communist by vote, and the Catholic Church was weak. If we had taken em to Nuremberg, there’s a high chance that Catholicism as you know it wouldn’t even exist.

    So they sent Tito and the (primarily nonserb) communists to force some brotherhood and unity bullshit while deliberately requesting allied bombings of civvies.

    The Saker wrote on it:

  16. The city of Jena in Germany decided very early to make the use of masks compulsory in public places, what other cities didn’t do until later. After the use of the mask became compulsory there were almost no new infections there. This didn’t happen in cities nearby.

    Meanwhile the lockdown in many or most European countries has been suspended. We don’t know whether the suspention of the lockdown was too early and whether it will have negative results. But nobody wants a lockdown unless it’s necessary. And it may be necessary. Asians knew that masks can be effective preventing infections.

    • Replies: @Alfred
  17. Yeah, OK whatever you are. Either what you said or the coronavirus just gets worse in Serbia.

  18. Coronavirus is not the flu. Thus, your whole thesis is tainted. Where is the “vibration zombies” with the flu? Nowhere. All these “revolutions” just mean more sickness and death. And every one of them is controlled resistance. Don’t you dare tell me, “Oh, this one is different.” My ass, different. There is no different.

    And, anyhow, a bunch of kiddies in shorts shouting epithets at a bunch of cops because it’s summertime and they can and they are unemployed and kiddies supposedly don’t get it anyway do no National Liberation Army make, not by no long shot, believe you me.

    A lesson for you all. People in shorts can never be taken seriously. Because they are clowns. Clowns are not meant to be taken seriously.

    • Disagree: Tsar Nicholas
    • Troll: Alfred
    • Replies: @Kratoklastes
  19. @Carlton Meyer

    Thanks for posting that great video. I remember that sick-making destruction of Serbia well. The Clintons are such slime, and I always suspected that white man hating Hillary was behind it all. Retribution for her slime husband’s bj’s in the Oral Office, willingly accommodated by young star-struck Monica Lewinsky.

    Three cheers for the Serbian protesters. Unlike US soy boys and childless tattooed feminists, they know who the enemy is. If brain-dead Biden is elected, with evil Hillary in charge behind the scene, how much longer will it be before the bombs start flying again?

  20. @obwandiyag

    People in shorts can never be taken seriously

    Erwin Rommel would disagree: the 28th (Maori) Battalion wore shorts, as did Mongomery.

    As did Rommel (leftmost person in this photo).

    People obsessed with the presentation layer can seldom be taken seriously: it means they’re gullible (because they value costume over character).

    Dumb, gullible retards fall for the whole ‘gravitas’ schtick. That’s why judges wear quasi-ecclestiastical garb, and the proceedings they oversee have a theatrical ‘set piece’ air about it – and why people approach the system as supplicants, and bow and scrape like a captive negro.

    If judges and politicians wore shorts to work, I might be tempted to take the system seriously.

    • Agree: Alfred
    • Thanks: Israel Shamir
  21. gsjackson says:

    I’ve spent quite a bit of time traveling all over Europe in recent years — 31 months out of the last 11 years. The Serbs as a group were the most interesting people I met. Their English is usually excellent, and their full personalities come through in it, including a robust, dark sense of humor.

    They have every reason to hate the U.S. — and believe me, they remember the ’99 bombings well; tours of the city always include some of the bombed-out buildings — but for some reason they don’t hold it against individual Americans. One example: I flagrantly jaywalked in front of a cop car parked on the side of the road in Belgrade, and when one of them got out to talk to me I used the excuse that I thought the traffic light had been put out by a thunderstorm (sort of true), which he wasn’t buying. When he took my driver’s license and said,”oh, an American,” I just knew I was screwed royally. But the encounter ended up with mutual back slapping and no citation.

    Bravo to the Serb dissidents, and may their example spread like wildfire.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  22. Miro23 says:

    Boris Johnson caught the Coronavirus, took some time off work (self quarantine), then went back to work. Probably he wasn’t too concerned, since he knew he wasn’t in a high risk category. 95% of fatalities are 75 years+ with existing serious health conditions.

    Extend his experience to other working people in the UK, and where exactly is the need for a lock down, distancing, facemasks etc.? Johnson personally never employed social distancing or wore a face mask (until he was recently pressured into it).

    If the UK had followed Johnson’s example, with NO MEASURES AT ALL (other than special care for the very old in high risk categories), wouldn’t the British people and the British economy currently be far better off?

    Conclusion that the Serbs are right – this is a MSM/Deep State attack on the public, same as the fear mongering about “racism”, “homophobia”, “misogyny” , “xenophobia” etc. etc. aimed to enable totalitarianism.

    However, every cloud has a silver lining. Countries that ignore the MSM hysteria, and refuse to panic. can retain their personal freedom and enjoy the schadenfreude of seeing the PC/SJW world self-destruct.

    • Replies: @Alfred
  23. anonymous[400] • Disclaimer says:

    There is a covert guiding hand that devises new hardships and pressures governments to lock down economies and people

    Certainly seems all the various leaders are reading from the same playbook. They all go to some of the same elite schools, vacation spots, conferences, etc. Then there’s this spigot of money that corrupts all and entices them to play ball. After holding office they all appear to come into possession of handsome amounts of money. Traitors can be found in every country.They have this new toy, totalitarian control over the population, and they’re getting used to playing with it. They’ll never want to let it go and will manufacture one crisis after another to keep it.

  24. @Kratoklastes

    It is beyond me to understand why someone would still engage with this particular commenter.

    The man is totally out of his depth – if not a paid troll – and warrants neither your’s nor anybody else’s attention

    • Replies: @obwandiyag
  25. Wielgus says:
    @Quasi the Man

    More a reaction against the New Democracy government’s attempts to restrict protests than anything to do with corona virus.
    I also saw what looked like an agent provocateur game. Normally in protests in central Athens a line of riot cops stand in front of major hotels in Syntagma Square, especially the Hotel Grande Bretagne. This time they were absent, and black-dressed and masked protesters, or apparent protesters, started attacking the front of the hotels, which had prudently pulled their shutters down and were closed. Shortly after that the police attacked with sound bombs and gas canisters. I am wondering whether the Greek police deliberately left one spot unguarded as bait, or even whether the ones who took the bait were protesters at all and not undercover cops executing a game plan.

    • Replies: @Quasi the Man
  26. @Israel Shamir

    bigotry is a point of tradition.

    Bigot. Another word stolen from us.

    In my youth, a bigot was someone with strong opinions. It had nothing to do with race.

    • Agree: israel shamir
  27. @Kratoklastes

    Oh, fuck you. They look like assholes, too. And they are assholes. Generals are the biggest assholes there are. Are you a general worshiper? Well, then, you are stupid. Shorts are for barbeques and yard-work. An entire world full of assholes dressed like assholes is depressing to any intelligent person, usually a grown-up person, superior to you shortsie Beavises any day of the week.

  28. @Quasi the Man

    You fucking troll asshole. Pretending like your cretinous bumfuck retard comments are “intelligent”? What, are you going to go niggerniggernigger at me? Typical. You are a stupid fool and I wouldn’t want to “engage” with you (only complete utter assholes use a word like “engage” and this is proof you know nothing whatsoever about the English language) if they did pay me.

  29. @Kratoklastes

    People are generally what they look like. They are too stupid to be anything else. I can’t believe that you are pulling out, and I mean pulling out, that dumbass platitudinous canard about “it’s not how you look on the outside that counts, it’s what’s in your soul.” My god. You and old Israel there just full of the ancient wisdom now ain’t? I’ll tell you the truth. The outside is all that counts. There is no inside. Chew on that, mindless mouther of other people’s comforting platitudes.

  30. Myet says:

    Totally missed the point. This is about public health, Belgrade’s second wave of Covid deaths is more severe than the first. This is not Sweden, and speaking of Belarus, check their rates of COVID- one of the highest
    To each their own except that these protestors will infect innocent people – and that’s where this becomes wrong
    People are frustrated at something they can’t control- so they take it out with violence

    • Troll: Twodees Partain
    • Replies: @israel shamir
    , @Alfred
  31. @Myet

    “these protestors will infect innocent people” – attempt to claim moral superiority had been registered. People like you should be tried for emotional blackmail.

  32. Johan says:

    The Corona ‘situation’, all of its characteristics are symptomatic of an already diseased society. For everything which comes into play with it, there are already existing phenomenon, as symptoms of the disease.
    If it where not this time, through a Covid scare, it will be definitely be another thing which grabs the diseased patient in the near future, the patient finding himself in the hands of inhuman doctors, the latter being a product of the diseased inhuman system. A diseased society which easily falls prey to an intensification of the disease, no, necessarily falls prey to it.
    The people who see this as a sudden thing out of the blue are sleep walkers, merely woken up a bit by a sudden blow, a sudden intensification of the disease, an outbreak, a heightening of the fever, compared to a situation to which they got used slowly, or a diseased state in which they are even born, being used to all the milder symptoms.

  33. This is excellent news.

    I saw a few Reuters pieces about these protests on the Yahoo! homepage, but the lugenpresse actually made it sound like these were liberals protesting the laxity of the government’s restrictions. On the basis of this, my (mistaken) impression was that the protests were western-backed and over-reported.

    Very good to know otherwise. Thank you.

  34. Alfred says:

    Asians knew that masks can be effective preventing infections

    I suspect the mask is merely a way of telling other people that you are a conformist. That you are a peon. A form of politeness – like using deodorants.

    They did not wear masks a few decades ago – when their population was exploding. It is only in recent years that they started worrying about their precious only child succumbing to some infection. It is generalised paranoia. Nothing to do with public health.

    I have a Chinese friend from Singapore. He has 20+ brothers and sisters. Multiple step mothers. His dad was a wealthy builder. They all lived in the same house. They never wore masks or worried about nonsense like that.

    China’s Little Emperors – Victims of the One Child Policy?

    • Replies: @76239
  35. Alfred says:

    Boris Johnson caught the Coronavirus

    I doubt it very much. He was following the advice of his public health experts. A bit later, he got a phone call from Tel Aviv or wherever his boss hangs out. Johnson was ordered to radically change his policy. Johnson was in an impossible situation. He went into hiding and left the job to others. He also wanted to get some sympathy. It worked.

    Don’t forget that Johnson models himself on his hero Winston Churchill. Churchill was an incredible liar – but he got away with it because he was working for the Jews and they controlled the media even then. Churchill’s fable about escaping captivity in South Africa was totally impossible. Take a look at a map and try to imagine a big war going on. Churchill bribed his jailers. The others in captivity knew about it and hated him for it. The media never released this version. He became an instant hero.

    If the UK had followed Johnson’s example, with NO MEASURES AT ALL (other than special care for the very old in high risk categories), wouldn’t the British people and the British economy currently be far better off?

    I agree completely. But the whole purpose of the exercise is to destroy the economy – except for large multinationals.

    • Replies: @Miro23
  36. Alfred says:

    This is about public health, Belgrade’s second wave of Covid deaths is more severe than the first.

    So why did they stop the lockdown in order to hold elections?

    speaking of Belarus, check their rates of COVID- one of the highest

    The onus is on you to present the data. You have not done so because you are a liar. Belarus is doing fine. There is nothing about the virus on their front page:

    Belarus Today (English language)

    If the newspapers where you are were not screaming out “VIRUS” every day, you would also be totally unaware of anything unusual going on. It is a panic created by the controlled media. Nothing to do with public health.

    • Agree: israel shamir
  37. Miro23 says:

    If the UK had followed Johnson’s example, with NO MEASURES AT ALL (other than special care for the very old in high risk categories), wouldn’t the British people and the British economy currently be far better off?

    I agree completely. But the whole purpose of the exercise is to destroy the economy – except for large multinationals.

    Thanks Alfred. Johnson knew early on that fatalities were about the same as a bad flu and that it hardly affected working age people.

    What makes me especially suspicious, is the instant MSM pumping up of the story, complete with all the little details (Wuhan laboratory + wet market etc. with no investigation necessary). It also targeted China along with the rest of current US anti-China activity.

    So, it’s a fabricated “event” same as 9/11 with the same manufactured hysteria.

    It’s along the lines of “Look what the evil Chinese are doing to us – We have to fight them”. I don’t suppose that they quite anticipated the crazy overreaction that they perpetrated – but it’s all US deep state fakery.

    America’s best President (Calvin Coolidge) used to say that all proposed legislation had to have the cost/benefit carefully worked out – and that this would stop 95% of proposed new laws. If the UK had done a Coolidge cost /benefit prior to lockdown they would have found that the costs far outweighed the benefits and never done it.

    But then, Johnson is a 100% Israel First guy, same as Trump and they’re interested in the personal security of their position rather that the wellbeing of the public – so I agree that they both follow instructions.

  38. qryber says:

    few facts about Serbs and Serbia:

    Dresden, Germany, 1928. – Communist Party of Yugoslavia declared Serbs as enemies of Communism! (If someone notice parallel with Hitler Nazi Stigmatisation of Jews, a lot became clearer) That “fake guilt” was forced upon Serbs during decades to come, until today, since that Communist Mantra about “Serb quilt of hegemonism” was reused by ex-communist, now “democrat”, “left”, “socialist”, “progressive”, “liberal” options, which are bought and payed by Soros, Rockefeller, USAID and other corporate fascists.

    Of course, main reason for civil war in 90ties were Socialist Republic borders! Those borders were drawn by Communists, leaving 40% of Serbs outside of Serbia, and other “nations” with more that they ever dreamed for. Half of Bosnia (whole if you count “bosniaks” as Serbs of Muslim religion), whole Montenegro and parts of Vojina Krajina (added to Croatia by Communists) were populated with Serb majority for millenia and more.

    “New nations” were invented by Communists – “muslims” (islamized Serbs during Ottoman Occupation, nowdays they call themselves “bosniaks”), Macedonians, Montenegrians.

    During 1967. Communist grabbed all Serbian Orthodox Church churches and monestaries and gave them to newly invented “Macedonians” to create their “Macedonian Orthodox Church”. MOC was never canonised, until today.

    Same happens nowdays in Montenegro, where ex-Serbs, deserbianised by decades of serbo-fobic, racial propaganda by Croat led Communist Tyranny, are trying to steal churches and monesteries from Serbian Orthodox Church by decree.

    Allied bombing during 1944. was done on demand from Croat Communist Tyrant Tito, and other leaders of Communist Ressistance. Reason: Serbs did not want Communism at all in Serbia, so it had to be FORCED on Serbs.

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  39. @Ziggy

    I was there and most of demonstrators, as myself, came with free will, sick of government’s betrayal and tyranny. Do You think that demonstrations could end so quickly if Soros and his gang organized them?

  40. 76239 says:

    Many Asians wear masks to block the sun. They want their skin to stay white.

  41. Crni says: • Website

    It’s the president Vucic who works for Soros ,not vice versa.

  42. Crni says: • Website

    What a nonsense comment.Albanians and Romanians we’re together with Hitler and these nations are relatively new dating back to 17 century. The Serbs are the oldest nation in the world dating back to 6000 bc.Read about Vinca civilization.In terms of Greeks they mostly stole Serbian territories around Thessaloniki and north where 1 million Serbs lived in the beginning of the 20 century but none now. And great Alexander was Serbian himself.You don’t believe me?Heard of Plutarch?Start reading.

  43. @Ziggy

    On the contrary! It was an uprise AGAINST the pappet regime in Serbia that serves the occupiers of this country. Serbian ppl have been living through awful hardships for the past 30 yrs of occupation. Curfews during lockdown in April/May, lasting as 85 hrs at a time, were announced to take place on the 7th July again. That, straight after the rigged elections on the 21. June. Most of the ppl boycotted the highly irregular elections. So the uprise was totally spontanious, as ppl had enough of the terror of it’s “govt” (irregular elections do not give them legitimity to still be running the country).The said govt had police in full combat gear, plus undercover agents to brutally beat and arrest protestors, mainly young ppl. Those young ppl are the ordinary ppl of Serbia, nothing to do with hated Soros’ antifa and similar organisations!

  44. @Alligator

    Albanians, Romanian, Greek!
    Go back to school and learn the history, Albanian never existed, if you wanted to say Ilirians, Romanians are on the north-east and also did not exist under this name until recently, except Greeks!
    Thus, you must be a part of fake news group, buddy!

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  45. Crni says: • Website

    Mike Trident you are spot on .Also the Greeks stole Serbian history and Serbian land the most.They were worst for us than the Turks.

  46. Anonymous[388] • Disclaimer says:

    As always, there is much more to Serbians than meets the eye and I can say that as I know them quite well.

    One of more interesting aspects is that there is an enormous disconnect between their one-on-one daily personalities and their collective psyche. When you meet them face to face they are warm, personable, with a great sense of humour, charming, full of life, charismatic and with a swagger you will not find almost anywhere amongst their neigbours ( Montenegrins excluded) and perhaps anywhere else in the “Eastern Europe”. And then, you start talking politics, religion, history or anything that concerns them as a group and it’s like someone turns on a switch. Until then a delightful person turns into totally wacky, programmed, robot, absolutely impossible to reason with. A clinical case of split personality.
    An absolutely lovely country, with lovely people, possessed by a stupid, almost absurd, political ideology imposed on them from their “elites” who are themselves certainly manipulated/bribed by foreign powers, currently strongest influence coming certainly from Russia.

    So, as much as I would like to buy Israel’s fairy tale about free people rising against the totalitarianism, it looks like the main driving force of these unrests comes from Russia, as a warning to Vucic as to what might happen if he doesn’t walk the line. The line in question is of course the question of Kosovo and current peace negotiations regarding its future. Russia wants to keep the Balkans as unstable as possible, its almost eternal policy in the region, thus is against the grand bargain between the Serbs and the Albanians.

    Something big must be coming up in the region as the big blog guns started “covering” Serbia again… Lots of new arms deals have been made by the Serbs in the last year… Keep it tuned

  47. Pancho says:

    Excellent article Mr. Shamir, particularly the part dealing with the Coronavirus PsyOp.

    By the way, I’ve just read a recently-appeared book, Coronavirus for Dunces. This is the book everybody who want to know what’s really going on should read. According to the author, we have been attacked by two different viruses: the Coronavirus and the Fear of the Coronavirus Virus. The Coronavirus affects people’s lungs, but the Fear of the Coronavirus Virus affects their brains.

  48. Anon[388] • Disclaimer says:

    I know it’s a waste of time but still… Can’t help myself.

    Just so you know, the episode of the allied forces bombing of Yugoslav cities in 1944 is actually quite bizzarre. Not well known in the west, not well known in Yugoslavia – for different reasons I won’t go into right now.

    In short, the allies were sent to bomb German supply lines in Romania and Ukraine along with bombing Romanian oil fields. They asked Yugoslav partizans to provide them with auxillary targets – in cases when for one reason or another they couldn’t drop on their primary targets – just so they don’t go to total “waste”. Tito dutifully replied with the list of targets, mostly cities on or near the Adriatic coast. These are of course not Serbian as Serbia didn’t and indeed doesn’t have coast ;). Zadar, Podgorica etc. got bombed more than 80 times and were practically as levelled as Dresden, just for being at the wrong place at the wrong time. Belgrade was bombed once and is forever crying foul 👎🏻

  49. Zorro says:
    @Digital Samizdat

    1000+ “suspects” killed by US police each year, so the “outrage” should be equal for both domestic state terror and foreign aggression.

  50. Zorro says:

    July 17, 2020 at 9:24 pm GMT • 8.5 months ago ↑

    “Many Asians wear masks to block the sun. They want their skin to stay white.”
    The US obsession with color produced this silly comment.

    “Asians”, meaning East Asians, Japanese, Chinese and Koreans are not “white”, to begin with.
    A mask doesn’t cover the whole face to shield from sunrays.

    East Asians wear masks to protect from pollution, not sunrays!

  51. Zorro says:
    @Mike Trident

    Albania as a nation dates back at least to the middle ages, though not under that name.
    It’s a sense of common identity that makes up a nation, not its name which may change over time.

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