This is how desperate the Italian Banking Crisis has become.… Read More Contagion from the 2 Friday-Night Bank Collapses in Italy?
Another U.S. military strike inside Syria — this time, shooting down a Syrian bomber — has escalated tensions with Russia, even opening the possibility that Russian anti-aircraft missiles will target U.S. warplanes… Read More US Risks Wider War by Downing Syrian Plane
For the Deep State and its mainstream media arm, demonizing Russia and Vladimir Putin personally is a dangerous obsession… Read More “It’s The ‘Russia’, Stupid!”
American satirist Lee Camp dissects a New York Times hatchet job that manages the difficult feat of having almost nothing accurate in it save Camp’s name… Read More Lee Camp: How to Write Propaganda for the NY Times – As Demonstrated in an Article About Me
Bank investors don’t like not getting bailed out. Now they’re worrying it could happen again… Read More Is Another Spanish Bank about to Bite the Dust?
According to a recent review of existing scientific data, foods with high levels of pesticides may compromise brain health and lower IQs… Read More If You Already Switched to Organic Food, Here’s Some Good News for You
The newspapers and television news would be citing nothing less than treason as the cause for his impeachment. They would claim he was, in fact, helping Putin win World War 3 against the US. A nuclear war… Read More Suppose Trump Had Hillary’s Incredible Russian Connection?
Had Assange not sought refuge in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, he would have been on his way to the kind of American torture pit that Chelsea Manning had to endure… Read More The International Persecution of Julian Assange
What lots of Americans don’t realize, because it was kept secret from them for so long, is that what Trump has been enduring from the national-security establishment, the mainstream press, and the American right-wing for his outreach to, or “collusion with” Russia pales in comparison to what Kennedy had to endure for committing the heinous “crime” of reaching out to Russia and the rest of the Soviet Union in a spirit of peace and friendship… Read More The Russian Obsession Goes Back Decades
Mark Blyth, a professor of political science who was one of the few experts to accurately predict both Brexit and the rise of Trump, gives his grim take on the recent French elections results and what it means for populism, neo-liberalism and the future of the European Union.
Officially speaking, banks don’t borrow money nor do they have deposits, so what is it they do? … Read More How the Banking System and Financial Sector Really Work
One solitary 250-word article of the European Union’s draft Copyright Directive (PDF) threatens to destroy the positive model of the Internet we’ve grown accustomed to, both in the EU and globally… Read More Killing Parody, Killing Memes, Killing the Internet?