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Why the American Punditry Is Terrified of Russian Humanitarian Aid
Society
Why the American Punditry Is Terrified of Russian Humanitarian Aid
April 4, 2020

Russia was able to get their gesture into the public/media consciousness in the United States. Something that would have been unthinkable a decade ago.

Standing on the Precipice of Martial Law
April 3, 2020

Time is running out for America and only bold, decisive action taken courageously and swiftly can change the course of self-annihilation upon which the republic now finds itself.

Standing on the Precipice of Martial Law
History
What Does the Pandemic Mean for the U.S. Election in November?
World
What Does the Pandemic Mean for the U.S. Election in November?
April 3, 2020

if the death toll in the U.S. is relatively high and recovery is sluggish, expect the Democrats back, with a Wall Street collapse to rapidly follow.

Russophobia Immune to Global Solidarity
April 3, 2020

For those suffering from Russophobia, there seems to be no cure, except for their own obsolescence and downfall.

Russophobia Immune to Global Solidarity
Editorial
Ground Control to Planet Lockdown: This Is Only a Test
Society
Ground Control to Planet Lockdown: This Is Only a Test
April 2, 2020

The absolutely key issue is how the West was caught completely unprepared for the spread of Covid-19 – even after being provided a head start of two months by China, and having the time to study different successful strategies applied across Asia.

How Best-Selling Anti-Trump Book Helps Spread Fake ‘News’ Against Russia
April 2, 2020

The idea that Russia still remains a dictatorship after the end of the Soviet Union in 1991, is a propagandistic lie by fake ‘news’-media, many of which are the mainstream ones in the United States, Eric Zuesse writes.

How Best-Selling Anti-Trump Book Helps Spread Fake ‘News’ Against Russia
Society
Another Expensive War, Another Intelligence Failure?
World
Another Expensive War, Another Intelligence Failure?
April 2, 2020

An already heavily indebted federal government will now go even deeper down a fiscal hole, possibly beyond the point of any real recovery.

It Is Time to Rethink Africa
April 1, 2020

More often than not Africa is written about by the same people who write about every region of the world never making contact with anyone from any of them.

It Is Time to Rethink Africa
World
Sick and Sadistic: World Fights COVID-19 Amid U.S. Sanctions
World
Sick and Sadistic: World Fights COVID-19 Amid U.S. Sanctions
April 1, 2020

The unrelenting hard-heartedness of Washington based on self-righteousness is frightening in the scale of its hubris and hypocrisy.

Welcome to the Sticks! Reflections on Farm Living in Times of Social-Distancing, Disease and Panic-Buying
March 31, 2020

With the coronavirus pandemic threatening to uproot our lives far greater than even the attacks of 9/11, it would seem that the self-reliance and rugged individualism of our grandparents may come back into style with a vengeance.

Welcome to the Sticks! Reflections on Farm Living in Times of Social-Distancing, Disease and Panic-Buying
Society
In the Pandemic NATO Shows Itself to Be as Irrelevant as Ever
World
In the Pandemic NATO Shows Itself to Be as Irrelevant as Ever
March 31, 2020

Nato wobbles from irrelevance to absurd triviality. It would be amusing were it not so tragic.

Open Letter to Chinese Government Highlights MSM Hypocrisy
March 30, 2020

While America never tires of touting its devotion to the First Amendment, it loses control when a foreign news service turns tables by engaging in journalism that is cheeky and irreverent.

Open Letter to Chinese Government Highlights MSM Hypocrisy
Security

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The absolutely key issue is how the West was caught completely unprepared for the spread of Covid-19 – even after being provided a head start of two months by China, and having the time to study different successful strategies applied across Asia.
If one suspects Israel and/or the U.S., the intent would have been to create a biological weapon that would damage nations designated as enemies.
The élite’s betrayal is represented by the extent to which institutions have been undermined, in order to cement élite hold on power
This is the opportunity for U.S. President Donald Trump to join the hate-Russia campaign, by unleashing World War III, if he wants to.
Anonymous sources and the guys and gals who made the Iraq war a reality are now claiming that the Kremlin is at it again!
Iran – wisely – has eschewed direct, state-to-state military conflict, for a more subtle, and pernicious war on the US presence in the Middle East – a war, which if successful, will re-cast the region.
De-escalation requires that both parties save face, and can come away with tangible minor victories and agree that the real underlying dispute is resolved in the future.
Trump has evidently been convinced by someone that the U.S. can do without the Middle East, that it can do without allies in the region, and that nobody would ever dare to sell oil in any other currency than the U.S. dollar.
The strategic balance seemed more or less sustainable until its upending with the assassination of Qasem Soleimani and Al-Muhandis, ordered by Trump.
Maybe we’ll be pleasantly surprised and Washington and Brussels will demand that their Montenegrin flunkies back off. Don’t bet on it though. There’s still a lot more of the Orthodox Church left to disrupt.
Continued Western Mass Media Creativity (Misinformation) on Russia Knows No Bounds
Society
Continued Western Mass Media Creativity (Misinformation) on Russia Knows No Bounds
March 30, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has given Russia bashing a new twist. As was true beforehand, the latest edition of disparaging Russia is short on conclusive supporting facts.

Is the U.S. Able to Handle COVID-19? – Global Prospects Hang on This Question
March 30, 2020

Will people accept a command system, if they see its principal purpose being the return to a failed status quo ante?

Is the U.S. Able to Handle COVID-19? – Global Prospects Hang on This Question
Society
The Post-Coronavirus World Will Be Far Worse Than the Pre-Coronavirus World
Business
The Post-Coronavirus World Will Be Far Worse Than the Pre-Coronavirus World
March 29, 2020

The bailouts of billionaires will destroy what little was left of a democratic future for America — and for any other nation that happens to be nearly as corrupt.

Oil Price War and the Audit of Pandemic
March 29, 2020

Bin Salman’s price war is failing against Russia but it is succeeding beyond even his expectation against the United States.

Oil Price War and the Audit of Pandemic
Business
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The Monetary Abyss Stares Back and Asks Who’s Next?
Business
The Monetary Abyss Stares Back and Asks Who’s Next?
March 29, 2020

Will we take the opportunity handed to us and tighten our belts, demand debt liquidation, corporate bankruptcies and a complete reshuffling of the global capital order?

U.S.-Azeri Relations in a Delicate Stage
March 28, 2020

The long cordial relations between the United States and Azerbaijan (since the dissolution of the Soviet Union at least) have lately taken some interesting twists and turns, Stephen Karganovich writes.

U.S.-Azeri Relations in a Delicate Stage
Security
COVID-19 Forces the World to Re-Think the Idea of ‘Monetary Value’
Business
COVID-19 Forces the World to Re-Think the Idea of ‘Monetary Value’
March 28, 2020

Today’s America is confronting an existential crisis similar to that which both Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt battled in their time, Matthew Ehret writes.

The Pandemic’s Toll on Federalism
March 28, 2020

The coronavirus has exposed the uneven nature of federal systems around the world, Wayne Madsen writes.

The Pandemic’s Toll on Federalism
World
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