US rating agencies pressure Pemex and the new Mexican government. But Pemex is too big to fail… Read More Time’s Running Out for World’s Most Indebted Oil Company
“What is explicitly quite clear, from our point of view, is that we need a peaceful political and democratic and Venezuelan-owned resolution of this crisis,” said an EU spokesperson. “This obviously excludes the use of force.”… Read More ‘Not Every Option Is on the Table’: EU Leaders Reject Idea of US-Led Military Intervention in Venezuela
News of IMF maneuvering comes amidst fresh reports the US is amassing aircraft, troops and armored vehicles on the Venezuelan border under the pretext of getting humanitarian aid into the country… Read More IMF Discreetly Preps Massive Aid Package For “Day After” Maduro’s Fall
GM’s Mexico vehicles now are 23% of its US sales. And the Japanese have massively discovered Mexico’s cheap labor… Read More Just How Huge Are Mexico’s Auto Exports to the US? How Fast Have they Grown?
This “U.S. coup manual,” recently highlighted by WikiLeaks, serves as a reminder that the so-called “independence” of such financial institutions as The World Bank and IMF is an illusion and that they are among the many “financial weapons” regularly used by the U.S. government to bend countries to its will.… Read More Leaked Wikileaks Doc Reveals US Military Use of IMF, World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons
We are all so used to regime change happening far away, in the Middle East, in Africa or South America, that we have been tempted to imagine it couldn’t happen here. But it could… Read More Regime Change. Part One – How It’s Done.
These workers are a lifeline for Mexico’s economy… Read More Mexico’s Cash Cow: Remittances from the US & Other Countries Surge to New Record
No left-wing party, no socialist, anarchist or foreign nationalist leader anywhere in the world could have achieved what Trump is doing to break up the American Empire.… Read More Trump’s Brilliant Strategy to Dismember U.S. Dollar Hegemony
The choice of Abrams sends a clear message to Venezuela and the world: The Trump administration intends to brutalize Venezuela, while producing a stream of unctuous rhetoric about America’s love for democracy and human rights… Read More Elliott Abrams, Trump’s Pick to Bring “Democracy” to Venezuela, has spent his life crushing democracy
Covert involvement of the United States, by the CIA or other intelligence services, isn’t mentioned in any of the Times’ editorials on any of the coups… Read More Your Complete Guide to the N.Y. Times’ Support of U.S.-Backed Coups in Latin America
To get an idea of the absurdity, one could argue there are more people currently fleeing the US’s health care system than refugees seeking asylum from extreme violence and state terror in Central America… Read More Millions of Americans Flood Into Mexico for Health Care — the Human Caravan You Haven’t Heard About
The leading figures were Vice President Pence, Secretary of State Pompeo and Senator Marco Rubio as well as hawks in in the National Security Council… Read More Venezuela – Trump’s Coup Attempt Is Based On A Seriously Flawed Plan