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China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell May 16, 2016   China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show     China asks Britain for advice on creating financial super-regulator … China has asked Britain for advice on plans to create a financial super-regulator, as it looks to improve financial […]

China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

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Somnolent Europe, Russia, and China

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 6, 2016   Somnolent Europe, Russia, and China Can the world wake up?     On September 19, 2000, going on 16 years ago, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard of the London Telegraphreported: “Declassified American government documents show that the US intelligence community ran a campaign in the Fifties […]


TTIP – American Economic Imperialism

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 5, 2016   TTIP – American Economic Imperialism   Greenpeace has done that part of the world whose representatives are so corrupt or so stupid as to sign on to the Trans-Pacific and Trans-Atlantic “partnerships” a great service. Greenpeace secured and leaked the secret TTIP documents […]

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France to Dump Russia Sanctions: Real Germans Never Really Heeded Them

France to Dump Russia Sanctions: Real Germans Never Really Heeded Them

By Phil Butler New Eastern Outlook May 3, 2016   France to Dump Russia Sanctions: Real Germans Never Really Heeded Them   France is tired of the suffering caused by needless, baseless sanctions imposed on Russia. So, French parliamentarians have just approved a resolution not to renew sanctions on Russia. Meanwhile, A number of EU states, […]


Washington Brings Regime Change To Venezuela

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org May 2, 2016   Washington Brings Regime Change To Venezuela   According to President Obama, the world’s only superpower, the unipower, the exceptional country is threatened by small Venezuela in South America ! In an executive order last year, renewed this year, President Obama declared Venezuela to […]

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The Problem With Hillary

The Lingering Danger of Google & Facebook

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook April 30, 2016   The Lingering Danger of Google & Facebook     During the 2011 Arab Spring, it was clear to those who bothered to look, that the US State Department and the various arms of soft power attached to it were directly responsible for what was otherwise […]


NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 30, 2016   NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border     The Wall Street Journal is reporting today that NATO is preparing to deploy four battalions — approximately 4,000 troops — to Russia’s western border. US Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work was in Brussels today to […]

NATO Prepares Four Battalions for Russian Border

In Syria, US Rejects Russia Call to Name al-Qaeda Allies 'Terrorist'

In Syria, US Rejects Russia Call to Name al-Qaeda Allies ‘Terrorist’

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 29, 2016   In Syria, US Rejects Russia Call to Name al-Qaeda Allies ‘Terrorist’     The total muddle that is US policy toward Syria continues to astonish. This week we saw the spectacle of a State Department Spokesman telling us that President Obama’s promise to not put US […]


Yes, Prince Faisal, We Need to ‘Recalibrate’ Our Relationship

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 25, 2016 Yes, Prince Faisal, We Need to ‘Recalibrate’ Our Relationship   For decades the US and Saudi Arabia have shared a peculiar relationship: the Saudis sell relatively cheap oil to the United States for which they accept our fiat currency. They then recycle those paper dollars into […]

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Obama to Announce Major US Escalation in Syria

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By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute April 25, 2016   Breaking: Obama to Announce Major US Escalation in Syria     The Wall Street Journal is reporting that tomorrow (Monday) President Obama will announce that he is quintupling the number of US troops inside Syria. From the current 50 troops the US admits are operating […]


While America Debates the $20 Bill, China Moves Closer to Gold

By Tho Bishop Mises.org April 24, 2016   While America Debates the $20 Bill, China Moves Closer to Gold     On Wednesday, Jack Lew announced that the US Treasury was following Ben Bernanke’s advice and keeping Alexander Hamilton on the $10, instead deciding to bring Harriett Tubman to the $20. While Lew’s news left America distracted […]

While America Debates the $20 Bill, China Moves Closer to Gold

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US Assaults British Sovereignty

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org April 21, 2016   US Assaults British Sovereignty   The Washington elite believe that the British people should serve Washington’s interest and not their own. To this end, President Obama has been sent to London to emphasize that the UK must remain in the EU. Does this […]


Thanks to ‘War on Whistleblowers,’ US Ranks 41st on Press Freedom Index

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams April 21, 2016   Thanks to ‘War on Whistleblowers,’ US Ranks 41st on Press Freedom Index Reporters Without Borders’ annual rankings find US’s relative improvement “hides overall negative trends”     The U.S. ranks 41st out of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders/Reporters Sans Frontières’ (RSF) 2016 press freedom index, […]

Thanks to 'War on Whistleblowers,' US Ranks 41st on Press Freedom Index

James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts

James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts

By Tho Bishop Mises.org April 20, 2016   James Grant Points Out US is Broke, Left Goes Nuts   Last week James Grant, friend of the Mises Institute and prolific financial commentator and historian, wrote Time’s cover story detailing the fiscal shape of the United States. Since Grant was Ron Paul’s choice for Fed Chair, it should […]


Hong Kong Gets New US-backed Party

By Tony Cartalucci New Eastern Outlook April 19, 2016   Hong Kong Gets New US-backed Party   Hong Kong saw the formation of a new “political party,” headed by 19 year-old student Joshua Wong – a young man with no experience and no explanation as to who is funding him or backing him politically. The […]

Hong Kong Gets New US-backed Party