Friday, 29 May , 2020

Britain

The Big Failure of Small Government

It is no coincidence that countries with mission-driven governments have fared better in the COVID-19 crisis than have countries beholden to the cult of...

Covid-19 fallout? Putin might INVADE & China will DOMINATE, says the...

By Nebojsa Malic 18 May, 2020 Amid growing pressure to end the coronavirus lockdowns, British authorities are being advised by foreign policy ‘experts’ to brace for...

Homeless face desperation on London streets amid lockdown

By Charles Hixson 9 May 2020 Despite promises that all homeless people would be provided with accommodation during the COVID-19 pandemic, rough sleepers face increasing...

India tells Oxford museum to hand over ‘stolen’ 15th-century bronze idol

21 Feb, 2020 The Indian government has requested that the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford return their “stolen” 15th-century bronze sculpture, which was apparently removed from...

Tutankhamun relic fetches $6 million in London despite Egyptian outcry

Jul 5, 2019 A 3,000-year-old quartzite head of Egyptian “Boy King” Tutankhamun was auctioned off for $6 million on Thursday in London despite...

The rise of Asia and the polarisation of Global Forces: Western...

(Read Part I) G7 and E7, OLDEFOS and NEFOS Those forecasts reveal interesting points, at least two for the purpose of this essay: 1) The grouping of...

Digital dystopia: how algorithms punish the poor

In an exclusive global series, the Guardian lays bare the tech revolution transforming the welfare system worldwide – while penalising the most vulnerable by Ed...

Trump campaign mined Facebook user data using Israeli ‘intelligence gathering’

Cambridge Analytica CEO filmed boasting of using entrapment, bribes and honey-traps to influence election 20 March 2018 A British data-mining company hired by the Donald Trump...

The Dangers Of Parachute Journalism

A little learning is a dang’rous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian Spring. (Pope) By William Mallinson * Hot on the heels of an...

The American Invasion of Russia in 1918

By Carlton Meyer Posted on December 20, 2019 President Woodrow Wilson dispatched 5000 American troops to northern Russia and 8000 troops to Siberia without seeking approval...