Tit for tat strategies are treacherous
- Karlen Vesper
In the early 1990s he was “most wanted.” The Attorney General at that time called it the "biggest search operation of the German Federal Republic’s police services in the postwar period." Rainer Rupp, under the code name “ ...
The Most Criminal Treaty in History is Finally Presented for Signing
- Eric Zuesse
As of 5 October 2015, a super-secret 12-nation treaty called TPP (The Trans-Pacific Partnership) is set to be signed by the 12 nations, and the terms of this massive international contract will be kept secret until the contract has been in force ...
“Create two, three... many Vietnams”
Message to the people of the world through the Tricontinental
- Ernesto Che Guevara (1928-1967)
This message, written in Cuba in 1966 while Ernesto Che Guevara trained for combat in Bolivia, was published on 16 April 1967 in the form of a brochure for the Tricontinental magazine, mouthpiece of the Executive Secretary of the Organisation of Solidarity ...
TPP: It’s Not a Deal, It’s Not a Trade Deal, and It’s Not a Done Deal
- Lambert Strether
“These people, dressed as they are, come from all over the United States to make deals here in the Market Place of America … LET’S MAKE A DEAL!”–Jay Stewart, Let’s Make a Deal
Press coverage of the climax of ...
Privatizing the Apocalypse
How nuclear weapons companies commandeer your tax dollars
- Jonathan Alan King - Richard Krushnic
They’ve run the most profitable companies in history and, to put it bluntly, they are destroying the planet. In the past, given an American obsession with terrorists, I’ve called them “terrarists.” I’ ...
Peoples without Borders
BARCELONA/BERLIN (Own report) - Just days before regional elections in Spain's Catalonia - elections declared a plebiscite on secession - a political partner of the German Green Party is calling for the rapid secession of that region from Spain. ...
Putin at the UN: Checkmate
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Russian President Vladimir Putin’s message at the UN General Assembly was stark; either sovereign states get together in a broad coalition against all forms of terror, and the principle of statehood is respected as enshrined in the UN charter ...
Putin and Xi rock da house
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Pope Francis may be the rock star. But once again, the real heart of the action is all about Russia and China — those prime “threats” to Exceptionalistan, according to the Pentagon.
Where’s Benjamin’s Angel of History ...
The Refugee Crisis and the New Holocaust
- Kieran Robert Kelly
The world has suddenly realised that there is a “refugee crisis”. There are more refugees now than at any time since World War II. The number has grown three-fold since the end of 2001. The problem is treated as if it arose just recently, ...
Militarism: the Environmental Cost
- Stop The Arms Fair
“Warfare in the modern era...results in environmental destruction of such a degree that it has been described as ecological holocaust.”
Let’s look at the different aspects-
The U.S. military is responsible for half ...