Author: The Saker

Steve Bannon’s Gift

Steve Bannon’s Gift By Chris Faure for The Saker If you thought that the demonization of Russia and incessant Russophobia over the past years from the West, with hardly a highly likely shred of evidence, was unconscionable and the absolute...

Welcome to the Indo-Russia maritime Silk Road

Welcome to the Indo-Russia maritime Silk Road by Pepe Escobar via The Saker Modi and Putin discuss business and joint ventures at an economic conference in the Far East There’s no way to follow the complex inner workings of the...

The Russiagate hoax is now fully exposed

The Russiagate hoax is now fully exposed by Eric Zuesse for The Saker The last leg of the Russiagate hoax to become exposed was on August 16th, when Gareth Porter bannered at The American Conservative, “U.S. States: We Weren’t Hacked...

How Tehran fits into Russia-China strategy: Pepe Escobar

How Tehran fits into Russia-China strategy: Pepe Escobar for The Saker Complex doesn’t even begin to describe the positioning of Iran-Russia in the geopolitical chessboard. What’s clear in our current, volatile moment is that they’re partners, as I previously reported. Although...

Adding Context to ‘News’ about Venezuela

Adding Context to ‘News’ about Venezuela by Eric Zuesse for The Saker This past week’s meeting of the U.S.-and-Canada-created anti-Venezuela Lima Group of nations failed to achieve the U.S. regime’s intention of organizing a coalition of its members to participate...

The Rise and Fall of ISIS

The Rise and Fall of ISIS by Ghassan Kadi for The Saker A year or two ago, I would have never imagined that I would be writing an article with this title, at least not this soon; but things change....

The last western Empire?

The last western Empire? by The Saker “Missing the forest for the trees” is an apt metaphor if we take a look at most commentary describing the past twenty years or so. This period has been remarkable in the number...

Boris Johnson, Brexit and the Deep State

Boris Johnson, Brexit and the Deep State by Nick Griffin for The Saker Nick Griffin, a life-long opponent of the European Union and former Member of the European Parliament, explains why – after three years of believing that the rulers...

The Democratic Party’s AIPAC Candidates

The Democratic Party’s AIPAC Candidates by Eric Zuesse for The Saker The PAC (officially a “lobbying organization”) called AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee, instead of “American Israel Political Action Committee”) represents some American Jews and Christian evangelicals — it...