CSIS warns of security concerns linked to foreign investment in Canada | CBC News | Opinion

“Economic espionage activities in Canada continue to increase in breadth, depth and potential economic impact. Hostile foreign intelligence services or people who are working with the tacit or explicit support of foreign states, attempt to gather political, economic, commercial, academic, scientific or military information through clandestine means in Canada,” the report says [emphasis added]. Source:… Read More CSIS warns of security concerns linked to foreign investment in Canada | CBC News | Opinion

Neurodiversity – Lampelina | + Opinion

Sometimes I wonder. Do I really have ADHD? Am I “just” depressed and anxious? Do I have CPTSD? Autism? Borderline personality disorder? I could easily fit all of them and some more. The… Source: Neurodiversity – Lampelina Opinion: Disorder or Difference? That’s the question posed by the idea of neurodiversity. Looking over Wikipedia it’s clear… Read More Neurodiversity – Lampelina | + Opinion

Drug lords on global spies radar set up East Africa’s hub in Dar es Salaam, US agency says – The Citizen | + Opinion

Tanzania is East Africa’s biggest hub for drugs trafficking, a US government agency has said, putting Dar es Salaam on the radar of international anti-narcotics spies. Source: Drug lords on global spies radar set up East Africa’s hub in Dar es Salaam, US agency says – The Citizen Opinion: Another kind of ‘pandemic’ but this… Read More Drug lords on global spies radar set up East Africa’s hub in Dar es Salaam, US agency says – The Citizen | + Opinion

Gender study finds 90% of people are biased against women – BBC News | + Opinion

The UN Development Programme analysed biases against gender in 75 countries around the world. Source: Gender study finds 90% of people are biased against women – BBC News Opinion: “It’s hopeless.” That’s what one professor said back in grad studies when confronted with some feminist views in his seminar. He seemed to be implying that… Read More Gender study finds 90% of people are biased against women – BBC News | + Opinion

Major science journal retracts study blaming climate change on the sun | New Scientist | + Opinion

Valentina Zharkova at the University of Northumbria Source: Major science journal retracts study blaming climate change on the sun | New Scientist Opinion: Another ‘heretic’ going against the Church of Climate Crisis? Punish the sinner! I wonder how many conventional Global Warming publications containing minor errors were never retracted? If you read more in that… Read More Major science journal retracts study blaming climate change on the sun | New Scientist | + Opinion

25 Years of Internet: It’s Broken, but We Can Fix It | + Opinion

In her recently published book The internet is broken. But we can fix it, Marleen Stikker, internet pioneer, philosopher, and co-founder… Source: 25 Years of Internet: It’s Broken, but We Can Fix It Opinion: Another David Bowie pic? Well, I like him and sometimes I wonder if his spirit periodically hovers around those of us… Read More 25 Years of Internet: It’s Broken, but We Can Fix It | + Opinion

Spies Who Go Into the Cold: How Russian Media Recruits Western Intelligence Officials – Byline Times | + Opinion

As the former director of France’s MI6 joins a Russian propaganda channel Stephen Komarnyckyj reports on a new phase of Putin’s hybrid warfare. Source: Spies Who Go Into the Cold: How Russian Media Recruits Western Intelligence Officials – Byline Times Opinion (with a touch of fantasy/fiction): If your cable package includes RT (formerly Russia Today)… Read More Spies Who Go Into the Cold: How Russian Media Recruits Western Intelligence Officials – Byline Times | + Opinion

Judaism For Hindus | Rabbi Allen S. Maller | Introduction by Michael Clark, PhD.

» Skip intro and go directly to Rabbi Maller’s article » I’m reading this piece from the perspective of a guy who dove pretty deep into Hindu mysticism and then converted to Catholicism after realizing the Hindu path wasn’t working for him. Today on Ash Wednesday 2020, I still feel the subtle influence of my… Read More Judaism For Hindus | Rabbi Allen S. Maller | Introduction by Michael Clark, PhD.

Uncovering of foreign spies in Australia ‘is very serious’ | Sky News Australia | + Opinion

Labor Senator Kimberley Kitching says “we are very lucky we have such exceptional security agencies,” here in the nation, following the recent uncovering of an operation of foreign spies on Australian soil by ASIO. On Monday, ASIO Director-General of Security Mike Burgess said a sleeper agent was operating in Australia for years, gathering intelligence on… Read More Uncovering of foreign spies in Australia ‘is very serious’ | Sky News Australia | + Opinion