Too Little, Too Late?… Read More EU Moves to Protect Financial System from Failing Banks
Germany’s economic health, one of the best bellwethers of the broader health of the global economy, is starting to look decidedly shaky… Read More German Recession Signal Soars to ‘Danger Level’ as Global Woes Mount
A report by the Independent’s veteran Middle East correspondent Robert Fisk quotes doctors in Douma saying victims suffered from dust inhalation and that a member of the White Helmets caused panic by falsely shouting, “Gas!” in a triage center. … Read More Syrian ‘Chemical Victims’ Suffered from Dust Inhalation, Reports Say
Washington’s recent trade actions are aimed foursquare at China, not at the EU or other trade partners. However, the aim is not to reduce China exports to the US. It has a whole other agenda… Read More Trump China Trade War Has Deeper Agenda
“Police violence must not be used against innocent civilians simply exercising their rights”.… Read More Opposing Sides of the Scottish Nationalist Divide Unite to Condemn Spain’s ‘Authoritarian’ Behaviour
That the three antagonists in this drama — France, the UK and the U.S. — did not even wait for preliminary results from the investigation into the use of chemical weapons must be seen as an admission of guilt… Read More F.U.K.U.S. Strikes Syria. Who Won?
That’s not the way the world really works anymore. We’re an empire now, and when we act, we create our own reality…We’re history’s actors…and you, all of you, will be left to just study what we do.”… Read More From Skripal to Syria – The Empire’s “New Realities” Are Reaching The End of the Road
“This operation (against Syria) goes way back. It was prepared, preconceived and planned”… Read More America’s Long History of Trying to Determine Who Rules Syria
All in all, these new systems will benefit the large and the unethical at the cost of the small and nimble… Read More The EU’s Latest Copyright Proposal Is So Bad, It Even Outlaws Creative Commons Licenses
It lost $18 billion in Q4 on declining revenues and production, has $102 billion in debt, and now its world is changing.… Read More How Much Longer Can Pemex Hang On?
Is it 1914 again?… Read More The Guns of April: Are We in a Pre-War Era, Right Now?
Government gets ready to cave.… Read More Construction Giants in Spain Panic over Prospect of Losing one of their Biggest Rackets