by Chris Hedges TruthDig Feb 4, 2019 The inept and corrupt presidency of Donald Trump unwittingly triggered the fatal blow to the American empire—the abandonment of the dollar as the world’s principal reserve currency. Nations around the globe, especially in Europe, lost confidence in the United States to act rationally (much less lead) in issues … Continue reading Goodbye to the Dollar
by Ellen Brown Truthdig Jan 29, 2019 The “Green New Deal” endorsed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D.-N.Y., and more than 40 other House members has been criticized as imposing a too-heavy burden on the rich and upper-middle-class taxpayers who will have to pay for it. However, taxing the rich is not what the Green New … Continue reading The Financial Secret Behind Germany’s Green Energy Revolution
"Capital and the capital form of money will be viewed as phenomena with intrinsically religious qualities, which take the place of religion in modern societies." (header image: paper as PDF) by Frank Lee Off Guardian Jan 27, 2019 Pure economics is not a theory of real-world economics, of actually-existing capitalism, but of an imaginary capitalism.” Samir Amin, The Liberal … Continue reading Neoliberalism and its Discontents
by Ron Slane BlogMire Jan 9, 2019 As promised, I want to round off my pieces on the Salisbury case by looking at what I consider to be the major issues and flaws with the case presented to the public by the British Government and the Metropolitan Police, as well as the role played … Continue reading Summing up the Official Claims in the Salisbury Poisonings: Weighed in the Balances and Found Wanting
Washington, London, and Paris (FUKUS = France, United Kingdom, United States) the three capitals of the Empire are today effectively ungoverned, shutdown, and tottering on the brink of collapse or under siege by their own people. by George Galloway RT Jan 9, 2019 Global Look Press / Christoph Meyer/Dpa; Reuters/Kevin Lamarque; Reuters/Christian Hartmann Despite the … Continue reading Fall of Empires: FUKUS on the brink of collapse
by Diana Johnstone GlobalResearch Jan 10, 2019 Or perhaps one should say, buried or revived? Because for the mass of ordinary people, far from the political, financial, media centers of power in Paris, democracy is already moribund, and their movement is an effort to save it. Ever since Margaret Thatcher decreed that “there is no … Continue reading Gilets Jaunes in 2019: French Democracy Dead or Alive?
(header image: Integrity Initiative documents, its listed office - an old mill in Scotland, and the Secret Intelligence Service building in London REUTERS/INTEGRITY INITIATIVE) Integrity Initiative is the biggest story of 2018 – but not because of anything it did Exposing a sinister state-funded underhand influence network is a scoop. Yet the real conspiracy is … Continue reading Integrity Initiative is the biggest story of 2018 because the Mainstream Media “forgot” to cover the discovery of this Psychological Operation