Category: Geopolitics

GREXIT GUARANTEED!

by Andrew Hoffman, Miles Franklin Fifty years ago this weekend, the first U.S. Marines landed in Vietnam; the result of the so-called Gulf of Tonkin attacks – that in hindsight, were likely just as fraudulent as the Bush Administration’s claims...

Berlin Is Alarmed by Aggressive NATO Stance on Ukraine

Berlin Is Alarmed by Aggressive NATO Stance on Ukraine

from Russia-Insider Germans are alarmed Washington hawks are intent on wrecking a diplomatic solution to Ukraine crisis favored by Berlin It was quiet in eastern Ukraine last Wednesday. Indeed, it was another quiet day in an extended stretch of relative...

China Takes Control of Gold Price on This Date

China Takes Control of Gold Price on This Date

from Grams Gold This month the physical gold market will undergo radical change when the four London fixing banks hand over the twice-daily fix to the International Commodity Exchange’s trading platform on 20th March…. This will transfer price control away...

It’s Our Money with Ellen Brown – The Whole Story with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

It’s Our Money with Ellen Brown – The Whole Story with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

by Ellen Brown Things are frequently not as they appear, there being a veil of secrecy and intrigue around matters of finance and state. Few people know better than this week’s guest Dr. Paul Craig Roberts what is, and was,...

De-Dollarization Encircles The Globe: China Completes SWIFT Alternative, May Launch As Soon As September

De-Dollarization Encircles The Globe: China Completes SWIFT Alternative, May Launch As Soon As September

by The Tyler(s), ZeroHedge One of the recurring threats used by the western nations in their cold (and increasingly more hot) war with Russia, is that Putin’s regime may be locked out of all international monetary transactions when Moscow is...

Why Japan is Not Greece or EU For that Matter

Why Japan is Not Greece or EU For that Matter

by Martin Armstrong, Armstrong Economics QUESTION: Hello Martin There are a few writers who speculate the the yen will be the first currency to fall (because Japan has been tied into QE and flat interest rates for decades already, and their...

Austria is fast becoming Europe’s latest debt nightmare

Austria is fast becoming Europe’s latest debt nightmare

by Jeremy Warner, Telegraph Ah Austria, land of schnitzel, lederhosen, Mozart, alpine meadows and beer drinking. Less widely appreciated is its special place in the history of catastrophic banking crises. It was the failure of Creditanstalt, a Viennese bank founded...

The Ultimate War Crime: America’s “Global War on Terrorism”

The Ultimate War Crime: America’s “Global War on Terrorism”

By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, Global Research This text will be presented at the Kuala Lumpur International Conference on The New World Order, A Recipe for War or Peace Perdana Global Peace Foundation Putrajaya Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia The Obama...

Is the IMF About to Make Greece an Offer It Can’t Refuse?

Is the IMF About to Make Greece an Offer It Can’t Refuse?

By Don Quijones, Wolf Street “The bailout programs that were proposed for Greece and approved for Greece were much too one-sided. They relied too much on sacrifices on the part of Greece and not enough sacrifices on the part of...

It Appears “Bibi” Is Far More Popular With Crazy American Neocons Than He Is With His Own Fellow Citizens

It Appears “Bibi” Is Far More Popular With Crazy American Neocons Than He Is With His Own Fellow Citizens

from Washington’s Blog What Do Jewish Voices Really Say? While Neocons and Neolibs fawned over Netanyahu as if he were president of the United States, Israelis are not so pleased with Bibi. Up to 30,000 Israelis filled the streets of...

How The World Is Being Fooled About Chinese Gold Demand

How The World Is Being Fooled About Chinese Gold Demand

by Koos Jansen, Bullion Star Kindly note the pattern There is a story being told to the masses about Chinese gold demand that is grossly incorrect. The huge discrepancy between numbers from the World Gold Council (WGC) and actual gold...