Author: The Saker

FSB holds briefing on Kerch Strait crisis

FSB holds briefing on Kerch Strait crisis from The Saker A briefing on Kerch Strait crisis held by the First Deputy Head of the Coast Guard Department of the FSB Border Service Aleksey Volsky and Head of the Investigative Department...

Nations as Foreign Capital Corporations

Nations as Foreign Capital Corporations by Francisco Fernández-Bullón for The Saker As shadow banks become authentic governments of countries, the nations gradually turn into foreign capital corporations or companies, which enslave the workforce. Capital or money doesn’t have a nationality....

Putin and the Rules of the Elite

Putin and the Rules of the Elite By Aleksandr Khaldey Translated by Ollie Richardson and Angelina Siard When trying to understand during many years why Putin doesn’t rotate the elite but works with what already exists, very few people understand...

Zionism, Judaism and the Jewish State of Israel

Zionism, Judaism and the Jewish State of Israel by Lynda Burstein Brayer for The Saker Western thinking and intellectual endeavor is very much epitomized by formality, rationality and clear boundaries or limits. These qualities no doubt derive from the Aristotelian...

Solari Report quarterly interview with The Saker (Podcast)

Solari Report quarterly interview with The Saker Podcast Dear friends, Here is the latest installment of my quarterly conversations with Catherine Austin Fitts. This one was recorded on November 3, 2018. By Catherine Austin Fitts I return to the United...

The Meaning of a Multipolar World

The Meaning of a Multipolar World by Eric Zuesse for The Saker Right now, we live in a monopolar world. Here is how U.S. President Barack Obama proudly, even imperially, described it when delivering the Commencement address to America’s future...

BRICS after Bolsonaro

BRICS after Bolsonaro by Ghassan Kadi for The Saker BRICS is the acronym of the “alliance” that includes Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. In reality, and with all due respect to Brazil and South Africa, BRICS is about RIC....

Pepe Escobar: Under the Pakistani volcano

Pepe Escobar: Under the Pakistani volcano from The Saker While Khan plays on a complex geopolitical chessboard, Chinese aid could be a financial lifeline as Islamabad faces off against deadly religious extremism It has been a breathless week, huddled in...