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This is how Big Tech techno-feudalism works.

They’re sooooooo predictable.

Friends in California had warned me I was on the radar. On Twitter for only 6 months, and the number of followers rose too fast.

I sent a written complaint. They replied they are reviewing the account. I don’t expect any humans to be involved – much less with an understanding of real journalism.

I am here:


and of course here:


Thank you all.

Whatever doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.

• Category: Foreign Policy, Ideology • Tags: Censorship, Russia, Twitter, Ukraine 
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  1. ariadna says:

    Russia is a dictatorship where freedom of expression has been suspended, which is proven by the latest Twitter suspension of Pepe Escobar. Revolting!

  2. It was too chirpy. I support Z but all these white guys getting ground up is bumming me out, dude. I wish the Chinese would hurry up, maybe getting out in the fresh air and invading Taiwan would help them shake off the flu. They’ll keep making us all sick breeding covid the way they are carrying on.

    See why I can’t do twitter?

  3. Richard B says:

    Remember that line from the movie Casino?

    “…it turned out to be the last time that street guys like us were ever given anything that fuckin’ valuable again.”

    Looking forward to the rewrite from big tech:

    “…it turned out to be the last time that low-character, self-focused, soy boy snowflakes like us were ever given anything that valuable again.”

    The new CEO is the poster boy of the above description.

  4. Bankotsu says:

    I support Z but all these white guys getting ground up is bumming me out, dude.

    What do you mean? Ukrainian and Russians are all slavs. You are white or black?

    • Replies: @James of Africa
  5. CNN says:

    Pepe should join the Indian social media platform Koo (downloadable from Google or Apple Play), where he will be warmly welcomed and won’t be suspended on flimsy grounds. Most Indians support Russia’s military operation in the Ukraine.

    • Replies: @meamjojo
    , @Emslander
  6. @Bankotsu

    White, Slavs are white enough for me nowadays. I’m of Dutch-English descent, but Europe is looking more like a freak circus, not to mention the woke US. Not very impressed with Australia and New Zealand and their lockdowns either. Russia are the only whites who impressed me in a long time. My own people are mostly coping and doing their own thing in little groups.

    • Replies: @Gara Frame
    , @Athena
  7. Any of Y’all still using Twitter? Facebook? If yes then fuck Y’all.

  8. So when are you going to sign up for Gab?

  9. I am not interested in social networks, but for those who are here is a new one which is recommended. Like Twitter, but better.

    The first censorship-resistant social network protocol. Based on Blockchain technology, decentralized and secure.

    No corporation, no centralized servers, moderated by the community. Powered by Pocketcoin to reward creators and contributors.

    Open-source & transparent rules that are the same for everyone.

  10. Anon[159] • Disclaimer says:

    Fuck Twitter, and every other Goddamn Jew company.

  11. BaronAsh says: • Website

    TWITTER is an Intelligence founded and run politico-social demographic gathering and dissemination database that intelligent people – like anyone on this site and of course Pepe – would do well to avoid. It’s as simple as that.

    THAT said, Elon Musk might throw a spanner in its works given he is one of the few individual players in the world who can buy up majority shares just for fun. But the fact that it is technically a publicly traded company don’t make it so. Elon better make sure that none of his batteries have explosive tendencies….. just sayin’.

  12. ohno says:

    I can’t view Pepe’s Telegram postings without signing on or downloading the presumably spyware app, which I won’t. Please open your TE postings for annonymous viewing, like Scott Ritter’s. I can’t view much of the VK postings without submitting my phone number, which I won’t. There really needs to be a decent alternative to TW that respects readers’ privacy, but we don’t have one yet.

  13. meamjojo says:

    A rare good move from Twitter that I can agree with. Writing inflammatory materials that do nothing other than fan the flames of hate is a good reason to deplatform someone. Buh bye….

    • LOL: Emslander
    • Replies: @Johnny Smoggins
    , @Bro43rd
  14. meamjojo says:

    ” Most Indians support Russia’s military operation in the Ukraine. ”

    They’ll be back working in the rice paddies soon.

    • Replies: @CNN
  15. If this is your Telegram channel,, why is it when I put that in the Telegram search box, I get “no messages found”?

  16. Pussies. Wishing someone physical harm is clearly protected by the First Amendment.

    • Replies: @animalogic
  17. yiyar says:

    hey pepe,
    please open the the comments in your telegram channel or create a telegram group!
    wish you all the best!

  18. Anon[338] • Disclaimer says:

    In one of your last articles, there were commenters calling you a mongrel. I noticed that you kept writing articles and the picture of you smiling never changed. I don’t care if we disagree on politics or economics or whatever. I am not strongly attached to any political or economic ideas. Ron Unz needs to give you special recognition for simply continue to write. I honestly hope Ron Unz recognizes you a very real friend forever.

    • LOL: meamjojo
  19. SteveK9 says:

    Who cares? You know Twitter is censored, so do you get on it, so you can be suspended and whine about it? I have a solution, forget twitter, along with every idiot that uses it.

    • Replies: @RadicalCenter
  20. @James of Africa

    Groete from Canuckistan which is as bad, if not worse, than anywhere in the West. I share your thoughts exactly. The Russians seem the only ones left with balls and not trying to commit cultural suicide.

    • Thanks: James of Africa
  21. Marcos says:

    Tweeter sucks! And the ideological patrol roaming allover looking for people to snitch on them. So I was censored multiple times and still hanging out here. I don’t give a shit. Here’s one of my tweets to a snitch still stuck in their throats.

    @Dpol_un No wonder you side with tha whimp in Ukraine who’s incapable of heeding reoeated warnings that he was playing with fire and could be burned. And so it happened because of sheer stupidity. And now jackasses allover,without knowing the causes, pander to a stupid loser.
    Mar 31, 2022, 12:42 AM

    And here the other …

    @RusembUkraine @RussiaUN @Dpol_un Oh no, no, no! It is YOU carrying the losers flag! Maidan was your undoing. That’s why you walk around aimlessly in virtual spaces searching for a solace. Go back there, confront your zio-nazi demons and ask them for your sanity back. And maybe part of your brain might come with it.
    Mar 30, 2022, 1:58 AM

  22. Marcos says:

    Tweeter sucks! And the ideological patrol roaming allover looking for people to snitch on them. So I was censored multiple times and still hanging out here. I don’t give a shit. Here’s one of my tweets to a snitch still stuck in their throats.

    @Dpol_un No wonder you side with that whimp in Ukraine who’s incapable of heeding repeated warnings that he was playing with fire and could be burned. And so it happened because of sheer stupidity. And now jackasses allover,without knowing the causes, pander to a stupid loser.
    Mar 31, 2022, 12:42 AM

    And here the other …

    @RusembUkraine @RussiaUN @Dpol_un Oh no, no, no! It is YOU carrying the losers flag! Maidan was your undoing. That’s why you walk around aimlessly in virtual spaces searching for a solace. Go back there, confront your zio-nazi demons and ask them for your sanity back. And maybe part of your brain might come with it.
    Mar 30, 2022, 1:58 AM

  23. As much as I enjoy Pepe’s articles and support him, I can’t help but notice that he is completely silent on China. Yes, what is happening in the West currently is revolting, we should fight this and be glad this system is coming to an end. But it is undeniable that the “elites” in the West got at least parts of their inspiration from the Chinese system. China is currently supporting Russia in ending the US hegemony. That might be considered a positive development, but ignoring the nature of the Chinese system shows a certain analytic myopia. It feels a bit strange, when I hear or read people complaining about censorship, but at the same time beating the drum for a system in which journalists not only loose their social media account, but in worst case their life. (And yes, I am aware of what is done to Assange and that there are more cases like him. It still pales in scale.)

    I will acknowledge I am wrong if someone points me to an article.

  24. CNN says:

    They already are – yet India has the world’s highest growrth rate, and is the world’s largest recipient of foreign investment.

    • Replies: @RadicalCenter
  25. You must be telling the truth.

  26. It is the violent imagery and tone. If he had said, “the Russians could use Shmels (flamethrowers) against Azov members in tunnels in Azovstal to root them out,” I don’t think he’d be banned. They were looking for a gotcha. The ones they don’t like that get banned make it easy for Twitter censors with what they say. I’m not sure how Caitlin Johnstone still has an account with her tone and point of view. I expect many people that go against the narrative and don’t keep a happy corporate friendly academic persona will end up being banned. However, Pepe Escobar wouldn’t be Pepe Escobar if his personality didn’t shine through his writing. It is a shame he was canceled over a prediction. What a world we live in when white neo-Nazi tunnel rats are defended by corporate America like they were a protected minority like their historic victims.

  27. This is turning into an all-out war against the Evil Orcs. There are still a few sites which report stories contrary to the Official US Position, and I wonder how long Naked Capitalism, Moon of Alabama, and Unz will be allowed to continue publishing.

    Another instance of the “all-out” war against Russia may have been highlighted by the destruction of the Russian heavy cruiser/pocket battleship Moskva. If NATO gave its position to Ukraine, I doubt it any coastal radar illuminated the ship, and the Russians might have had only seconds of warning. At 40 years of age, the vessel was not modern, and probably had far too much “Sword” and far too little “Shield”.

    On the “plus” side, this is another opportunity for the US Navy to wake up to the risks of operating the monster carriers. If a couple little subsonic Ukrainian missles can destroy the Moskva, what are the chances for the USS Ford if a dozen large supersonic missiles appear in formation on the horizon?

    Biden & Company are definitely playing with fire with all the “intelligence sharing”. From all indications they’re too stupid to care.

  28. I joined Twitter in 2016, and it was fun with Trump election. Got banned in 2017 cuz globalists are sore losers and into censchwarzship.

    Got banned by Facebook around same time. Jewish oligarchs treat us like Palestinians in West Bank.

  29. A mark of distinction. The Beast fears you, just a little.

    • Agree: RadicalCenter
  30. @Guest from Lingnan

    You apparently do not appreciate that China is DIFFERENT from the West. Different history, different social norms, different indigenous philosophies and political ideologies. China has produced a Chinese system with certain Western characteristics borrowed over the last century or two. It suits the Chinese well, as the CPC’s great popularity indicates. The Government makes mistakes, but does appear to learn from them, unlike in the West where raw ideology and pathopsychology rules. PS What journalist ‘lost their lives’ in China? Assange has gotten off easy compared to HUNDREDS of journalists murdered throughout the subject states of the US Empire. Mind you, the CIA did actively contemplate his murder, too.

    • Agree: martin_2
  31. @Fidelios Automata

    Wishing someone physical harm is clearly protected by the First Amendment.”
    Indeed, I think “wishing” is goinging to far here — I think Pepe was more “predicting”

  32. Emslander says:

    Won’t be necessary. Musk is coming to his rescue. He’s making an offer to buy all Twitter stock at a 40% premium and take the company private.

    People like Robert Reich and Paul Krugman have been hanging around for years in the public sphere spouting lies and propaganda without challenge. Then real men started getting some space and it turned out that their (our) views seemed to make some sense and weren’t destructive of the general Christian values of Western Civilization, as are the views of the Reiches and Krugmans of the world. Now we see who those clowns really are and what they really wanted. 

    Musk’s actions are capitalism at its best. He sees that FREE speech is in demand and he’s got the money to answer that demand. Not only will he free up thought, but he will also make gazillions of dollars doing it.

    • Replies: @CNN
    , @Notsofast
  33. Suspended or not by the SS of Silicon Valley, Pepe Escobar will always remain a leader in its profession and we will transmit his texts even in the way the Ancient Greeks transmitted the news of the fall of Troy: with the “fryktorias”, that is the fires they lit from mountain to mountain – from Troy to Mycenae!

  34. Athena says:
    @James of Africa

    Australia, US, UK, Canada like to display a ”facade” of democracy and freedom”.

    In reality, they are the contrary of democratic countries. They’ve used slaves in mines for centuries, ship cheap labor abroad, and are the worst polluters ever with the billions of weapons dumped on countries they bombed or with the thousands of abandoned mines.

    In summary, the US and Brits like to have always likes to keep peoples CONFINED, as in mines. CONFINED, and FREEZING in the DARK. Light and truth, and warmth are not in their DNA. they are good at calculating, numbers, maths. And displaying facades. Period.

    Let’s end by another example of how they treat people democratically, as explained below. Is this fair, equitable? Is this GREEN development? Why do these poeple have NO VOICE? Is this the kind on green democracy they advocated for in Scotland?

    Riches for Australian miner equals misery for Thai villagers

    ”In a letter sent to opposition parliamentarians, local environmental defenders and village representatives claim that the Australian miner’s previous mines had created “deserted villages with broken families” by polluting waterways with heavy metals and eliminating buffer zones between mines and villages.

    The villagers claim that they were excluded from participating in the new mine’s Environmental Impact Statement, and that they have seen few benefits resulting from a measly 0.1% of investment into community development (well below a 0.9% level of investment in comparable gold mines abroad).”

    ”An Australian subsidiary of Canadian Barrack mining company is claiming billions from the Papua New Guinea government after it refused to renew a licence following evidence of environmental pollution and human rights violations.

    • Replies: @James of Africa
  35. CNN says:

    Hope your prediction turns out to be right. I am also rooting for Musk, and I like the open and frank way in which he interacts with everyone.

    In any case, it’s always better for someone like Pepe – who is so popular worldwide and always provides a fresh and thought provoking perspective – to have an account in a social media platform of the world’s 2nd most populous country. We never know how Musk’s behavior will change if and when he takes over Twitter completely. What if he gets compromised by the US deep state?

  36. @Athena


    My family also worked in the mining industry, my grandfather on my father’s side as wealthy management. On my mother’s side my grandfather worked underground as an explosives handler, a trade he picked up during WW II serving in the South African artillery. His health was ruined and he worked well past his retirement age because they could not find a qualified replacement in time during his last job. Never complained, but he made me promise to never work in a mine. He was Afrikaner, my father’s side of the family were English.

  37. @mulga mumblebrain

    I am from China.
    You have no idea what you are talking about. But I recognize Godfree Roberts’ CCP nonsense spreading far.

  38. I’m on a 7 day ban on Twitter for pointing out that ever since the serial number of the Kramatorsk Tochka U proved its Ukrainian ownership the blueyellow flagwagger nazilover media had fallen silent about it.

    Facts are obviously Russian now.

  39. @CNN

    India is one of the most unsustainably overpopulated countries, especially relative to its available drinkable water and fertile land and other energy and natural resources.

    No matter what the Indians do, they are likely to suffer one of the worst die-offs if the powers that be deliberately destroy the international supply chain and/or work continuing and increasing inflation.

    Russia, and to a lesser extent the USA, have abundant natural resources relative to their populations. India, on balance, does not.

    Neither the Indian economic growth rate nor its population growth is realistically sustainable. India’s not alone on that score, I’m just saying don’t delude yourself and get arrogant.

    • Replies: @CNN
  40. @SteveK9

    Because many indoctrinated ill-informed people are on Twitter and similar Big Tech sites, it is very important that we provide information and analysis on those sites that they otherwise will never hear. Until being banned and opening new accounts from other IP addresses to continue the job, that is.

  41. @meamjojo

    A rare good move from Twitter that I can agree with.

    Never mind Twitter, have you figured out how the VCR works yet Boomer?

  42. martin_2 says:
    @mulga mumblebrain

    You’re right about China. Why do so many Westerners imagine that every society is like, or aspires to be like, their own?

    • Replies: @mulga mumblebrain
  43. Notsofast says:

    if they turn him down he should sell off all the stock he just bought and crash the company and start a new platform.

  44. Bro43rd says:

    He wouldn’t of got banned if he would’ve just wrote the “inflammatory” material about the big bad bear instead of those cuddly ukronazis.

    • Replies: @Carroll price
  45. antibeast says:
    @Guest from Lingnan

    I am from China.

    No you’re not.

  46. @martin_2

    Very stupid, ignorant, down-trodden people often over-compensate with arrogant self-assertion. The Chinese are far away and different, do slagging them off for not being like ‘God’s Own’ people is easy, and brings certain psychic rewards.

  47. @Guest from Lingnan

    China, Nebraska, maybe. Or, I see, a traitor compradore ‘Westernised Oriental Gentleman’ from Hong Kong. No more rioting, eh, Quisling. Time to fuck off to Mother England-if they’ll have you.

  48. @Bro43rd

    Everyone should know by now that it’s not the message that matters but to whom it’s addressed.

  49. CNN says:

    India has plenty of water resources thanks to the monsoons. It has solved its water problem long back by ensuring piped water to all households. It also has the 2nd largest area under cultivation – 2nd only to US – and produces surplus food. And it’s probably the only country where you can grow crops year-round. Many Indian farmers grow up to 4 crops per year.

    Its population has also stabilized, hence overpopulation is not an issue any more. Moreover, its per capita carbon usage is the lowest in the industrial world – a recent study by the Centre for Science and Environment, an Indian NGO, showed that India’s rich consume less carbon per capita than even America’s poor. And India has allies like Russia, Iran and Middle East that are actually invested in India’s future thanks to its huge market. Even China – whose relations with India have been frosty and who nearly went to war with India in 2020 – continues to invest in India at a furious pace. Practically all Fortune 500 companies are dependent on India for engineering, software development and customer support. It also produces several pharma products on which the West is critically dependent – recall Angela Merkel’s dark mutterings against India for not supplying medicines during the Covid waves.

    The main thing that India lacks is energy resources and other raw materials, which Russia, Africa and Latin America are only too happy to provide, in return for consumer goods and medicines from India.

    Hence it’s simply impossible for the powers that be to affect India’s supply chain, without affecting themselves badly. Else, the Biden administration would have imposed sanctions on India long ago like it has done on Russia.

    If you pay a visit to India, you will realize all this for yourself. Don’t believe Western propaganda blindly.

    • Replies: @showmethereal
  50. Thrallman says:
    @mulga mumblebrain

    Wasn’t it just the other day that you wrote “There is only ONE race, the human race…”

    Now you write that the Chinese are DIFFERENT and do not desire freedom of speech. I think this is closer to the truth — different nations and races have different interests. These differences, though important, are much less than the difference between men and women.

  51. @Guest from Lingnan

    That is because he is a Chinese dis-info agent. One does not have to be “pro-America” to see pee pee escobar is a china shill.

  52. @CNN

    “Practically all Fortune 500 companies are dependent on India for engineering, software development and customer support.”

    How is that possible?? China now has more Fortune Global 500 companies than the US – and they don’t rely on India for those things….

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