“Blame the Greeks” – 5 Persistent Myths
- Chris Kanthan
Why can’t the Greeks just stick to the austerity plan and reduce their debt like the other countries? This and other often-asked questions are finally given some answers.
1. Question: Greeks borrowed too much, isn’t that right?
The Bilderberg’s “Cashless Society” Proposal and Rwanda’s US Supported Cashless Payment System
- Timothy Alexander Guzman
One of the main topics at the Bilderberg Group meeting held last week in Telfs-Buchen, Austria was the idea of promoting a cashless society. It seems like governments in Africa think that a cashless society is a good idea, which is good news ...
Karl Marx Was Right
- Chris Hedges
On Saturday (May 30, 2015) at the Left Forum in New York City, Chris Hedges joined professors Richard Wolff and Gail Dines to discuss why Karl Marx is essential at a time when global capitalism is collapsing. These are the remarks Hedges made ...
The Myth of Global 'Free' Trade
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
There was a direct, crucial "secret" agenda linking the G7 meeting in Germany and the Bilderberg meeting in Austria last week; the advancement of the virtually secret negotiations towards the Transatlantic Trade and Investment ...
NATO launches theTrident
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
All U.S./NATO commands and bases are in full swing to prepare the "Trident Juncture 2015” (TRJE15), “the biggest NATO exercise since the end of the Cold War."
It will take place in Italy, Spain ...
Naomi Oreskes, a Lightning Rod in a Changing Climate
- Justin Gillis
The job interviewer scrutinized the young American geology student sitting across from him. She was about to graduate from the Royal School of Mines in London, and was trying to break into a field long unwelcoming to women.
Naomi Oreskes ...
UN peacekeepers sexually abused hundreds of Haitian women & girls – report
UN peacekeepers deployed in Haiti engaged in “transactional” sexual relationships for food and medicine with over 200 women and underage girls, a draft report seen by the Associated Press suggests, noting that many cases of abuse remain ...
US-American dreaming, from G1 to Bilderberg
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
What’s the connection between the G7 summit in Germany, President Putin’s visit to Italy, the Bilderberg club meeting in Austria, and the TTIP – the US-EU free trade deal – negotiations in Washington?
We start at the G7 in ...
The Geopolitics of US Global Decline
Washington Versus China in the Twenty-First Century
- Alfred W. McCoy
Alfred McCoy, Washington's Great Game and Why It's Failing
It might have been the most influential single sentence of that era: “In these circumstances it is clear that the main element of any United States policy toward the Soviet Union must ...
63rd Bilderberg conference to take place from 11 - 14 June 2015 in Telfs-Buchen, Austria
Telfs-Buchen, 8 June 2015 - The 63rd Bilderberg conference is set to take place from 11 - 14 June 2015 in Telfs-Buchen, Austria. A total of around 140 participants from 22 countries have confirmed their attendance. As ever, a diverse group of ...