Author: The Saker

The Cold War Ides of March

The Cold War Ides of March By Stephen F. Cohen via The Saker Heedless of the consequences, or perhaps welcoming them, America’s Cold Warriors and their media platforms have recently escalated their rhetoric against Russia, especially in March. Anyone who...

Inside the Yellow Vests: What the Western media will not report

Inside the Yellow Vests: What the Western media will not report by Ollie Richardson for The Saker Disclaimer: if you think that Soros/Russia/America/Illuminati is behind the Yellow Vests or some other batsh*t nonsense, then please stop here. This article isn’t...

Mr MAGA and the end of Western Civilization

Mr MAGA and the end of Western Civilization by The Saker Folks in the West are taught that their civilization has its roots in ancient Rome and/or ancient Greece. This is more a case of self-aggrandizement than serious historical research. ...

One country, two sessions, multiple tweaks: Pepe Escobar

One country, two sessions, multiple tweaks: Pepe Escobar for The Saker Contrary to Western doom and gloom interpretations, China’s two sessions now taking place in Beijing offer a fascinating mix of realpolitik and soft power. Every year, the two sessions involve...

Maduro Wins The First Round

Maduro Wins The First Round By The Saker The standoff between Venezuela and the AngloZionist Empire last week-end has clearly ended in what can only be called a total defeat for Elliott Abrams.  While we will never know what was...

Russia Slides Towards Internal Political Crisis

Russia Slides Towards Internal Political Crisis by South Front via The Saker Saker note: a rather harsh criticism of the Russian Government and the Kremlin in this SouthFront analysis.  Sadly, I cannot say that I disagree with what they say. ...

And now, a word from the Jewish Democratic Council of America

And now, a word from the Jewish Democratic Council of America from The Saker Friends, Events of the past week demonstrated that words matter. The Jewish Democratic Council of America (JDCA) immediately condemned Representative Ilhan Omar’s tweet for what it...

Get over it: Asia rules – Pepe Escobar

Get over it: Asia rules – Pepe Escobar via The Saker New book helps explain why the 21st Century will be the Asian Century The greatest merit of Parag Khanna’s new book, The Future is Asian, is to accessibly tell...

Venezuela: Let’s Cut to the Chase

Venezuela: Let’s Cut to the Chase by Pepe Escobar – The Saker Cold War 2.0 has hit South America with a bang – pitting the US and expected minions against the four key pillars of in-progress Eurasia integration: Russia, China,...

We are the meteor – they are the dinosaurs

We are the meteor – they are the dinosaurs from The Saker This comment was chosen by moderator HS from the post “Appeal of Nicholas Maduro to the people of the USA”. The moderator felt the comment summed up the geopolitical world quite...