Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
The Ukraine Imbroglio and the Decline of the US-American Empire
Reflections on the Wages of “Immoderate Greatness"
Arno J. Mayer
When discussing the Ukraine-Crimea “crisis” it might be hygienic for Americans, including their political class, think-tank pundits, and talking heads, to recall two striking moments in “the dawn’s early light” ...
When the Great Tribulation Arrives, the Earth Will at Last Have Her Well Deserved Rest
The reflections of this writer*, an ecologist who works with small rural producers near the Suruí River in Baixada Fluminense, Brazil, seem very apt to me. This is what he says:
“No one knows the day nor the hour with certainty. ...
Why US fracking companies are licking their lips over Ukraine
From climate change to Crimea, the natural gas industry is supreme at exploiting crisis for private gain – what I call the shock doctrine.
The way to beat Vladimir Putin is to flood the European market with fracked-in-the-USA natural ...
A new Cold War has begun - let us embrace it with relief!
- The Saker El Saqr Балобан الصقر
Considering the relative lull which seems to be taking place in the Ukraine, this might be a good ...
Ukraine in UN: General Assembly vs. Security Council
- Alexander Mezyaev Александр Мезяев
On March 27 the United Nations General Assembly resolution entitled «Territorial integrity of ...
The Kerry-Lavrov chess match
- Pepe Escobar
It's hardly a match between equals - as one is playing Monopoly while the other plays chess. It's ...
US desperate to isolate Russia on all fronts
- Pepe Escobar
The Obama administration is taking no prisoners trying to “isolate” Russia on all possible ...
The infantile diplomacy behind demonising Russia
- Frank Furedi
The self-righteousness of the West’s new Russia-bashers is astonishing.
Are Western diplomats ...
The Indoctrinated West
- Andre Vltchek
Is it really possible that the European public has no clue what was done to Ukraine? Are the men and ...
Diesel, a state lie
- Noël Mamère
Did you enjoy the asbestos and mad cow disease scandals? Then you'll love this new one about diesel. ...