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The Whys Behind the Ukraine Crisis

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Robert Parry Consortiumnews.com   The Whys Behind the Ukraine Crisis   A senior U.S. diplomat told me recently that if Russia were to occupy all of Ukraine and even neighboring Belarus that there would be zero impact on U.S. national interests. The diplomat wasn’t advocating that, of course, but was noting the curious reality that […]

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Western Doublethink on Blind Path to War

Source: http://www.strategic-culture.org By Finian CUNNINGHAM   Western Doublethink on Blind Path to War   In October 1962, the United States threatened to go to war with Russia over the Cuban missile crisis. That high-stakes drama came about after Washington learned that Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev had overseen the installation of ballistic missiles on the Caribbean […]


US Sanctions on Russia May Sink the Dollar

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul   US Sanctions on Russia May Sink the Dollar   The US government’s decision to apply more sanctions on Russia is a grave mistake and will only escalate an already tense situation, ultimately harming the US economy itself. While the effect of sanctions on the dollar may not be appreciated […]

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What if There’s a Real War in Ukraine?

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Eric Margolis August 9, 2014 What if There’s a Real War in Ukraine?   Russia and the West are at war – over fruits, veggies, pork, and bank loans. The cause is Ukraine, a vast emptiness formerly unknown to the western world,  but now deemed a vital national security interest worthy of […]


Why Won’t Obama Just Leave Ukraine Alone?

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul   Why Won’t Obama Just Leave Ukraine Alone?   President Obama announced last week that he was imposing yet another round of sanctions on Russia, this time targeting financial, arms, and energy sectors. The European Union, as it has done each time, quickly followed suit. These sanctions will not produce […]

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Another ‘Saigon': US Evacuates From Libya

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Daniel McAdams Another ‘Saigon': US Evacuates From Libya   One month ago today, President Obama was congratulating Libya on a “milestone” election — even though the disintegration of the country after the 2011 US invasion was ongoing. Said Obama in June: I congratulate the Libyan people on the conclusion of the elections […]


The Empire’s European Colonies

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Eric Margolis July 12, 2014 Footsoldiers to America’s Atomic Knights   Just how independent is the European Union? Given recent events involving the United States and its European allies, one really must wonder. First, there was the US National Security Agency brazenly tapping German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s private cellphone and, very likely, […]

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The Lethality of Nuclear Weapons

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Steven Starr Author’s note: Paul Craig Roberts held top security clearances. He has repeatedly warned that a US-Russian nuclear war would wipe out the human race, along with all other complex forms of life. As a scientist with expert knowledge, I wish to echo and explain his warning. The Lethality of […]


The Looting Of Ukraine Has Begun 1

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts The Looting Of Ukraine Has Begun     According to a report in Kommersant-Ukraine, the finance ministry of Washington’s stooges in Kiev who are pretending to be a government has prepared an economic austerity plan that will cut Ukrainian pensions from $160 to $80 so that Western […]

This supporter of the Ukraine joining the EU has received her reward: a 50% cut in her pension.

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Ron Paul Rewind: Questions US Meddling in Ukraine…in 2004!

  Source: http://ronpaulinstitute.org Ron Paul Rewind: Questions US Meddling in Ukraine…in 2004!   Ron Paul questions US Ambassador to Ukraine John Tefft on US meddling in Ukraine back in December 7, 2004. Rep. Paul presents the Ambassador with evidence at the time that the US was deeply involved in internal Ukrainian affairs by openly funding […]