Wednesday, 22 January , 2020

USA

Terrorism: A Matrix of Lies and Deceit

So how is your war on “terrorism” going? I’m not doing too well at it since I have no idea who the enemy is. Like the American black comedian, Dick Gregory, who, on hearing that President Johnson had declared a war on poverty, ran out onto the street with a hand grenade to throw it at some poor people, I have no idea who the real enemy is, who to throw a grenade at

Why USA fears Brexit

Many wonder if in case of a Brexit the EU will be hit more badly than Britain, considering that the issue does not concern the US directly as they will stay unaffected. If somebody consults the stock markets he will see that in the last month in France and Germany there was a decline of -3% vs. -2.5% downturn in Britain and a rise of 0.9% in the US

Puerto Rico: The Crisis Exposes Deception

Ten years of recession have made Puerto Rico’s government insolvent and made its economy collapse. The problems of Puerto Rico started before the global crisis emerged in Wall Street and now it contributes to making the crisis public but also, much more serious. Now, it is finally revealing the fiscal and economic failure of the colonial regime and it has caught the nation in a situation which appears impossible to solve.

Supreme Court Rejected Puerto Rico Law in Debt Restructuring Case

Last Monday The Supreme Court ruled against Puerto Rico regarding its Debt, and determined that the island cannot turn to Act 71 – which enables some Commonwealth Public Corporation in financial distress to restructure their debt obligations – striking down Puerto Rico law.

Thousands say last farewell to Muhammad Ali at boxing legend’s funeral...

Thousands of fans lined the streets to celebrate the life of Muhammad Ali as they threw flowers at the hearse in memory of the...

The Creeping Militarization of American Culture

By Ted Galen Carpenter In his 1961 farewell address, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned of the growing influence of the “military-industrial complex” on American politics...

Ιraq – the results of the Chaos Strategy

Iraq: On the Edge of Chaos By Maria Fantappie The recent storming of Baghdad’s heavily fortified Green Zone by protesters led by Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr...

The USA: How To Make Them Give A Damn?

By Christopher Black In a report published in the American journal, National Security News, on May 9th, the day of the celebration of the victory...

Washington is planning new mini-NATO of Nordic countries

By Johan Bäckman Barack Obama brings together Nordic leaders today. At the end of a US-Nordic leaders’ summit in the White House in Washington they will...

Bringing The IMF Into The Eurozone Crisis Was Political Bankruptcy

By Gustav Horn It was wrong from the start. Going on the incorrect assumption that the Eurozone crisis could only be overcome with the help...