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Ron Patton | July 26, 2022

The U.S. Government’s “Nuclear Primacy” meta-strategy says that there are “acceptable” levels of destruction of America in a nuclear war against Russia and/or China, so long as America “comes out on top” globally, in the end. The only importance in the ruling elite doctrine is US might and victory, not your life. For the technocrats, as long as America rules over a wasteland devoid of life, we have won. Tonight on Ground Zero, Clyde Lewis talks with military analyst, James Ponder about MAD – WHAT WE WORRY ABOUT MUTUALLY ASSURED DESTRUCTION. 





In the nearly 30 years, I have been doing talk radio I have noticed that there are listeners you want, listeners you think you have, and the listeners you really do have. What I mean is those who have been through the good times and the bad times with you — they are like family and you love them, warts and all.

In the same vein, I have listeners  who are aware of what’s happening and are doing their best to face what’s happening, even if they don’t understand what’s happening, or disagree about why it’s happening.

There are also those that are highly critical of me — they are the lurkers on Facebook and Reddit who say absolutely nothing until I do something or say something that gives them some clue about my political views, my views about God or whether or not I am a Mason, a devil worshipper or worse.

Nothing I say will get through to them. Facts will not make any difference to them. Government and health officials and media talking heads will lie to their face, over and over and yet when I try to say it and it tap dances on a frayed nerve — I always get the old “Stick to Bigfoot and Aliens you moron”.

And yet regardless of pejorative attacks — I persevere because I knew that eventually everything that I report eventually happens.  We have been hearing for at least 40 years that a New World Order was coming — it took a generation for it to arrive as they are now calling it the New normal or the “Great Reset.”

Leaders of the world have now found their tools to acclimate people to their new pathological normal and looks as if it is going to continue. Rare diseases will continue, scary weather reports will continue, food scarcity will continue and the destabilization and restructuring of the global economy will continue, unless something truly historic happens and people of the world unite against what is transpiring.

History tells us that the chances of that happening are slim.

I don’t think that people of my generation  have never experienced a time when people were this alienated, hopeless, and at each other’s throats.

I can’t recall a time when people were this humorless, sanctimonious, and vicious.

I can’t remember a time where the writing is on the wall and people refuse to admit it. The New World Oder does not want rebellion — and any nation that rises against it –will find itself in war.

For much of the forty-six-year Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, many of the West’s most gifted strategists focused their talents on how to prevent the two nuclear superpowers from engaging in a war that could destroy them both as functioning societies—and perhaps the rest of the human race along with them.

With the Soviet Union’s collapse in 1991, the threat of nuclear Armageddon receded dramatically.

However, after many years of contemplating the nuclear options The U.S. Government’s “Nuclear Primacy” meta-strategy says that there are “acceptable” levels of destruction of America in a nuclear war against Russia and/or China, so long as America “comes out on top” globally, at the end.

The Pentagon’s doctrine doesn’t say how many American cities and how many millions of Americans are among the “acceptable levels of destruction.”  But it is enough to show that Americans are regarded as canon fodder by their rulers.

Yes there is a depopulation plan of a political kind- the writings of the Club of Rome such as Limits to Growth and other publications mention it. The Report from Iron Mountain and the UN themselves have all spoken of the plan to depopulate the earth as part of their agenda for the 21st century.

Added to the cryptocracy’s plan are the word of Bill Gates and Ted Turner both eugenicists who stated that 500 and 300 million would be ideal number of people alive. The Bible also in Revelation talks about a 50% reduction – a fourth and then a third.

You see, the only importance in the ruling elite doctrine is US might and victory , not your life.  For the technocrats , as long as America rules over a wasteland devoid of life, we have won.

Those who are in power – your kings, presidents and strategists are truly insane people, and they are in control of US foreign and military policy.

That should scare you and wake you up.  But it won’t. The young can’t stop scrolling their cell phones long enough to have any idea of the reality around them.  They already live in a virtual world, disconnected from all reality.  Older Americans say they have heard fears of nuclear war all their lives and it is never going to happen because there can be no winners.

This is a very unsophisticated understanding, especially in the face of a US war doctrine that says Washington can win a nuclear war as long as it doesn’t wait beyond 2025 or 2030.

Denial and disbelief to the earth-shattering events of the past two years might largely be a psychological “coping mechanism” for many people rather than an expression of political views or attitudes. But any psychology behind events of the past few years is the last thing the “powers-that-be” want people to think about. As a result, the absence of a psychological perspective on world events is stunning.

The emergency partnership between the World Economic Forum and The United Nation’s recently was said to speed up the need for implementing agenda 2030.  The meeting was secret, but many people who were in the know realized that the meeting was a bout a red alert about Climate Change but there was another part of the discussion that did not make the mainstream press,

The United Nations makes it clear that there are two immediate threats facing us now and this is why they must implement 2030 with high expediency.

According to their website, we read:

The world faces two existential threats: climate change, and nuclear Armageddon. Action on both is required urgently.

Tackling the first will impose significant economic costs and lifestyle adjustments while tackling the second will bring economic benefits without any lifestyle implications.

Those who reject the first are derided as denialists; those dismissive of the second are praised as realists. Although action is needed now in order to keep the world on this side of the tipping point, a climate change-induced apocalypse will not occur until decades into the future.

A nuclear catastrophe could destroy us at any time, although, if our luck holds out, it could be delayed for another six decades. The uncomfortable reality is that nuclear peace has been upheld, owing as much to good luck as to sound stewardship.

Because we have learned to live with nuclear weapons for 66 years, we have become desensitized to the gravity and immediacy of the threat.

The tyranny of complacency could yet exact a fearful price if we sleepwalk our way into a nuclear Armageddon. The time to lift the specter of a mushroom cloud from the international body politic is long overdue.”

The predictive programming and the acclimation of a limited nuclear strike is already underway.

It first began in New York with its Public Service Announcement about “The Big One.”

NYC Emergency Management recently posted a video listing “important steps for New Yorkers to follow if a nuclear attack occurs”.

Public Service Announcements instructing people what to do in case of a nuclear attack are nothing new in the United States. The 1951 Civil Defense film Duck and Cover (featuring Bert the Turtle) is an iconic piece of media history that will forever define the Cold War era.

Although the subject matter of Duck and Cover was mind-bogglingly bleak pretty much you will see a flash and then you are on your own, the video manages to be somewhat cheerful, optimistic, and entertaining. Through the use of catchy jingles and cute cartoon characters, Duck and Cover does a good job of informing the young and old without filling them with utter dread.

But the New York City PSA takes utter dread and makes it as normal as having a hangnail removed.

The question I had when I first saw the PSA was why now?

The last atomic bomb was dropped over 75 years ago. Why are they putting these thoughts in people’s heads now? Are they trying to tell us that they’ve received credible nuclear threats targeting NYC specifically? If not, then why would they even spend time and resources creating this?

The only conclusion I could make was that this was an attempt to acclimate people to the idea that a limited Nuclear attack would be easy to survive and that you would not have  to worry about Mutually Assured Destruction.

The PSA spoke in present tense as if the event had already happened — kind of a retro causal finale — one that has been hinted at with those who wish to depopulate the planet.

The PSA gives us steps in how we can survive , if we want to.

First “GET INSIDE” Then   “STAY INSIDE” and third TUNE IN and follow what the media tells you to do. Well those instructions are easy — because we have already been trained to do this.

Since COVID, media and authorities have gotten disturbingly comfortable at issuing blanket, Orwellian orders that apply to entire populations.

Of course, 2020 was all about “sheltering at home”, “following media” and “waiting until it was safe to go outside”.

Apparently, they really miss those days and they’re fantasizing about going back to them using scary nuclear scenarios.

In Menlo Park Mall, New Jersey there has been a propaganda plan as well as in various parts of the mall there are signs that instruct people what to do in case of “Radiation Emergencies.”

It again says to Get inside stay inside and Tune in.

Another fascinating piece of predictive programming propaganda come from a new movie that will be released in 2023.  When I saw the movie NOPE there was a preview for the new Christopher Nolan film called, Oppenheimer. The film is based on American Prometheus, a biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer written by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin.

Oppenheimer, was the theoretical physicist who is among those credited with being the “father of the atomic bomb” for his role in the Manhattan Project—the World War II undertaking that developed the first nuclear weapons.

Oppenheimer is scheduled to be released on July 21, 2023, and what is chilling is that it will be released at a time where we have never been so close to a nuclear confrontation, where in a nano second we could be wiped out of existence and MAD will no longer will be just a magazine.

Dropping the atomic bombs on Japan sent a message to the world, particularly the Soviet Union.

“We have the ultimate weapon and we will use it. Don’t mess with us, don’t doubt our resolve, no one can stop us.”

The Soviet Union had no choice. Either develop a sufficient nuclear potential to counter that of the U.S. or be held hostage to bullying and coercion.

That unfortunate dynamic unleashed a nuclear arms race that at one point saw enough nuclear weaponry in the stockpiles of the U.S. and the USSR, to destroy the planet 50 times over. This madness has been tempered slightly with treaties but it’s still insanity by any rational measure.

Russia and the U.S. still have over 13,000 nuclear weapons — much more powerful and “usable” than when they were at peak numerical levels and other nuclear nations add another 1,125 to the mix. This is an improvement.

The same improvement we could claim if a person only got shot 14 times instead of 50 times. The coroner’s work reconstructing the body for viewing might be a little easier.

But there is the argument that it is all part of the play book — that is the Book of the Apocalypse.

Nuclear war and the idea of Armageddon is a foregone conclusion. It is being held on to by some strange romanticism that I cannot understand.

Last night we had commented on the meeting between the Kremlin and Iran, Iraq and Turkey. In the New York times a member of the Russian Parliament and television talking head, Yevgeny G. Popov, said that the two countries hoped to form an “axis of good,” mocking former President George W. Bush’s description of Iran, Iraq and North Korea as an “axis of evil.”

We do not know how this will play out but some see this as an indication that this is a fulfillment of prophecy where countries gather together to attack Israel and the west.

But again let me emphasize as I did earlier that the Pentagon’s concern for Americans in the event that the assumption that Washington can conquer Russia or  China without nuclear weapons being used is mistaken, if such weapons are employed, “the U.S. Government’s ‘Nuclear Primacy’ meta-strategy says that there are ‘acceptable’ levels of destruction of America in a nuclear war against Russia and/or China, so long as America ‘comes out on top’ globally.”

To deal with the challenges America faces requires awareness of the facts, but facts are no longer politically correct. They don’t fit the narratives and, therefore, are untrue and dismissed as misinformation.

We’ve always had wars. Humans are a warring species. Without an army to defend us, someone will always try to conquer us.”

These assumptions have become axioms of our culture. They generate despair but also a certain comfort because they relieve us of the responsibility to change.

Our society, though, has a deeply entrenched assumption that stress is essential to life. Many of our social and economic structures are based on conflict.

Amidst all of the sensible and sane cries to eliminate nuclear weapons, we are caught in a self-sustaining, self-reinforcing feedback loop. Call it the Death Spiral of Human Annihilation.

But consider the fact that we are having a little help and encouragement to get the firecracker lit and having it explode on some country that no one cares about -and then let the retaliation begin. Then the United States, probably New York again becomes Ground Zero.

The various billionaires and corporations need for continually expanding profits generates stress in all of us. We’ve been indoctrinated to think this is normal and natural, but it’s really pathological. It damages life in ways we can barely perceive because they’re so built into us.

War and revolution is what we are facing now — if not a civil war. Th mainstream media is baiting violence between political rivals and now we hear that violence is something that now needs to be considered in order to change the trajectory of our country,

A new poll from the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics finds a majority of Americans think the government is corrupt and stacked against them.

To probably no one’s surprise, 73 percent of poll respondents who identify as “strong Republican” respondents agreed with the statement that the government is “corrupt and rigged against everyday people like me.” But Republicans are far from alone in this sentiment. Fifty-one percent of “very liberal” voters agreed with the same statement.

Overall, 56 percent of survey respondents said that the government is corrupt. This included 66 percent of all Republican respondents, 63 percent of independents, and 46 percent of Democrats.

The survey of 1,000 registered voters found that a significant number of people expect that extreme measures may be necessary to protect against government overreach. 28 percent of respondents agreed with the statement that “it may be necessary at some point soon for citizens to take up arms against the government.” Thirty-six percent of Republicans, 35 percent of independents, and 20 percent of Democrats agreed.

Those now in power will never backtrack on this suicidal course. It is what defines them, drives them. It’s as much a part of them as their hearts and brains and the void where their souls would be if they weren’t morally bankrupt, sociopathic mutants.

I am sure this is why the sentiment of removing the corrupt from power grows each day.

No excuses. No compromise. No fear.


Profile photo of James Ponder

James Ponder was in the Army from 1975 – 1987 as a Missile and Testing Officer and Chief Data Officer and was privy to Soviet tactics and strategies, Russian and Warsaw Pact equipment, and specialized in their nuclear and space systems as well as their deployment of forces. In 2011, he was taught that the Iranian government-based cyber attackers were branching into all fields of attacks on Western sites (esp. the US, UK, and Israel), including logic bombs, DDoS attacks, hidden malware, and ransomware. James is co-founder of EMP Survival Systems.

Written by Ron Patton


This post currently has 5 comments.

  1. Greg

    July 27, 2022 at 5:31 am

    That nyc psa was like when they show election results on the news before the vote even started. Then they say oops it was just a test of our system. And the person they say won ends up winning by like 52 to 48. These politicians are illegitimate and not chosen by the people, they are usurpers. This explains why they are rude, dumb, and dont care. They know they cheated and hate us for not choosing them. Any person of authority who stands by and does nothing while these people destroy the world will share in the guilt. They will be viewed as guilty by association. If a major event like a nuclear attack happens anywhere. There will be panic and looting in all major cities. If a draft is decreed, I believe very few would comply. A draft would be like a declaration of civil war in America.

  2. John Weiner

    July 27, 2022 at 7:04 pm

    Clyde, I doubt very much that THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is the only country with this same policy to win a nuclear war at all costs, their citizens be damned, and I’ll bet your guest, James Ponder, could have verified this, which is probably why you didn’t ask him about it, and if you think otherwise , I would unfortunately have to say you are a gullible dupe with a pollyannaish attitude, just as much as I, again would unfortunately say the same if you actually think that the SOVIET UNION would have dissolved their WARSAW PACT, if-perish the thought they would have won the cold war. Your guest would have,/should have confirmed this as well if he weren’t a gullible dupe, or perhaps what Vladimir Lenin would have called ,”a useful idiot,” or tool, also with a pollyannaish view of the world. If we had disbanded NATO, and not let all those former EAST BLOCK, FORMER CAPTIVE NATIONS join after the collapse of their former captor,/occupier, THE SOVIET UNION, they and the rest of the world, including SWEEDEN AND FINLAND, who have been urgently trying to join NATO since your puppetmaster PUTIN wrongly and wrongfully invaded Ukraine, along with history itself would probably never forgive us, nor would we live it down, and as far as Ukraine being corrupt, I Googled,” top ten most corrupt countries in the world this afternoon,” and neither they nor Russia appeared in the top ten for 2022.

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