Putin’s Finest Hour on the World Stage
- MK Bhadrakumar
The United States ended up badly isolated at the G20 summit in St. Petersburg on the Syrian question. The best American claim is that the gathering was split down the middle – «fifty - fifty» but the cold reality is that there were ...
Dogs of war versus the emerging caravan
- Pepe Escobar
The dogs of war bark and the emerging-powers caravan ... keeps on trucking. That's the Group of 20 meeting in St Petersburg in a nutshell. Count on the indispensable (bombing) nation - via US President Barack "Red Line" Obama - to ...
Making the World Safe for Banksters: Syria in the Cross-hairs
- Ellen Hodgson Brown
“The powers of financial capitalism had another far reaching aim, nothing less than to create a world system of financial control in private hands able to dominate the political system of each country and the economy of the world as ...
Hot off the Press: Britain sold nerve gas chemicals to Syria
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
If you want to know why PM Cameron was keen to launch an immediate attack on Syria while the UN mission was still collecting evidence on the ground, but then was very quick to scrap the idea all together, dailyrecord.co.uk provides the answer. ...
Syria and Alert to threats in Europe
- John Cleese
The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent events in Syria and have therefore raised their security level from “Miffed” to “Peeved.”
Soon, though, security levels may be raised yet again to “Irritated” ...
Operation Tomahawk with cheese
- Pepe Escobar
This deafeningly hysterical show of Syria as Iraq 2.0 is only happening because a president of the United States (POTUS) created a ''credibility'' problem when, recklessly, he pronounced the use of chemical weapons in Syria a ''red line''.
Thus the ...
Snowden: UK government now leaking documents about itself
- Glenn Greenwald
The NSA whistleblower says: 'I have never spoken with, worked with, or provided any journalistic materials to the Independent'
The Independent this morning published an article - which it repeatedly claims comes from "documents obtained from the ...
Can the Roman Curia be reformed?
- Leonardo Boff
The Roman Curia consists of all the organs within the 44 hectares surrounding Saint Peter's Basilica that assist the Pope in governing the Church. There are just over three thousand functionaries. It began small, ...
Another Economic Crash Is Inevitable
- Adnan Al-Daini عدنان الدايني
The economic crash of 2008 left people in their millions across the globe bewildered and shocked by the catastrophe and devastation inflicted on their lives: the hopelessness of the unemployed young facing a bleak uncertain future, pensioners struggling ...
The Fukushima Nightmare Gets Worse
- Harvey Wasserman
Just when it seemed things might be under control at Fukushima, we find they are worse than ever. Immeasurably worse. Massive quantities of radioactive liquids are now flowing through the shattered reactor site into the Pacific Ocean. And their make-up ...