Reality and dreams
- Fidel Castro Ruz
El líder la Revolución Cubana precisa que no dejaremos nunca de luchar por la paz y el bienestar de todos los seres humanos, con independencia del color de la piel y el país de origen de cada habitante del planeta.
Writing is a ...
What the Latest Currency 'War' is All About
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
When the US embarks on perennial quantitative easing, that's OK. When the EU does QE as well, that's OK. But when the Bank of China decides it's in the best interest of the nation to let the yuan go down a bit instead of infinitely up, that's Armageddon. ...
Reshuffling Eurasia’s energy deck — Iran, China and Pipelineistan
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Pipelineistan – the prime Eurasian energy chessboard — never sleeps. Recently, it’s Russia that has scored big on all fronts; two monster gas deals sealed with China last year; the launch of Turk Stream replacing South Stream; ...
Troika steers European democracy onto the rocks of destruction: Syriza verses the Sirens of Financial Realism
- Paul Tyson
Ulysses’ encounter with the Sirens speaks of the fatal attraction humanity has towards enticing enchantments. In this short piece I am going to try and convince you that we too are being seduced towards destruction by an enticing yet predatory ...
Robert Mundell, evil genius of the euro
- Greg Palast
For the architect of the euro, taking macroeconomics away from elected politicians and forcing deregulation were part of the plan
The idea that the euro has "failed" is dangerously naive. The euro is doing exactly what its progenitor ...
We Are All Greeks Now
- Chris Hedges
The poor and the working class in the United States know what it is to be Greek. They know underemployment and unemployment. They know life without a pension. They know existence on a few dollars a day. They know gas and electricity being turned ...
Clearing Hurdles to Iran Nuclear Deal With Standoffs, Shouts and Compromise
- David E. Sanger-Michael R. Gordon دیوید سنگر- میشل گوردون
VIENNA — One by one, the roadblocks to a nuclear accord between Iran and the United States had been painstakingly cleared. But as the negotiations went into their third week in the neoclassical Coburg Palace hotel this month, a major dispute lingered ...
German New Era in the Middle East
TEHRAN/BERLIN (Own report) - Berlin is rushing to renew economic ties with Iran and to engage in reshaping the Middle East by dispatching its minister of the economy to Tehran.
The nuclear agreement, signed last Tuesday ...
Iran nuclear-free, Italy nuclearized
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
"Today is a historic day and it is a great honor for us to announce that we have reached an accord on the Iranian nuclear solution, to make our world safer.” Federica Mogherini, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, ...
#ethicalcapitalism and Why It Fails to “Change the World”
- Rozali Telbis
Oscar Wilde’s assertions on the degradation of man under capitalism remain as relevant today as it did over a century ago. His essay, “The Soul of Man Under Socialism” tackles the inherent demoralizing nature of charity under capitalism ...