Three Ring Circus

Remember when we all were kids and the circus came to town? Inside the ‘Big Tent’ or arena we would sit and view all the many goings on from the three rings in front of us. It was highly entertaining… … The post Three Ring Circus appeared first on Global Research.

The Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act: Who are the State Sponsors of Terrorism?

According to proposed Senate legislation, the world’s leading state sponsor of terrorism USA wants leading advocate of global peace and stability Russia labeled with this designation. The measure also calls for Donbass freedom fighters in Donetsk and Lugansk, unwilling to … The post The Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act: Who are the State Sponsors of Terrorism? … Continue reading “The Russian Terrorism (SMART) Act: Who are the State Sponsors of Terrorism?”

Indigenous Bolivia Ready to Go to War Against Fascism

Bolivia, December 2019, three weeks after the fascist coup. It is devilishly cold. My comrade’s car is carefully navigating through the deep mud tracks. Enormous snow-covered mountain peaks are clearly visible in the distance. The Bolivian Altiplano; beloved, yet always … The post Indigenous Bolivia Ready to Go to War Against Fascism appeared first on … Continue reading “Indigenous Bolivia Ready to Go to War Against Fascism”

Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism

Trump wants anti-Semitism redefined. An executive order perhaps already signed is all about stifling legitimate criticism of Israel. It’s about wanting the Jewish state absolved of occupation, colonialism, and apartheid crimes against humanity. The International Court of Justice (ICJ) affirmed … The post Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Trump Wants Criticism of Israel Equated with Anti-Semitism”

“It’s Happening,” Declares Jeremy Corbyn as Early UK Election Reports Suggest “Longest Queues Ever”

As Britons headed to the polls Thursday for the much-anticipated and highly consequential general election, U.K. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sounded a note of optimism in response to early reports of big crowds and long lines at polling stations across … The post “It’s Happening,” Declares Jeremy Corbyn as Early UK Election Reports Suggest “Longest … Continue reading ““It’s Happening,” Declares Jeremy Corbyn as Early UK Election Reports Suggest “Longest Queues Ever””

Award-Winning Journalist Vanessa Beeley Faces “Deplatforming” at Six Canadian Venues

Vanessa Beeley, the award-winning journalist who has gained notoriety for her on the ground reporting on the Syrian conflict has faced opposition in her efforts to speak to Canadian audiences at the invitation of local anti war activists. According … The post Award-Winning Journalist Vanessa Beeley Faces “Deplatforming” at Six Canadian Venues appeared first on … Continue reading “Award-Winning Journalist Vanessa Beeley Faces “Deplatforming” at Six Canadian Venues”

Glyphosate and Roundup Proven to Disrupt Gut Microbiome by Inhibiting Shikimate Pathway

Fatty liver disease and death of liver tissue were also confirmed in rats fed regulatory permitted and thus presumed safe doses of the weedkiller The primary mechanism of how glyphosate herbicides kill plants is by inhibiting an enzyme called EPSPS, … The post Glyphosate and Roundup Proven to Disrupt Gut Microbiome by Inhibiting Shikimate Pathway … Continue reading “Glyphosate and Roundup Proven to Disrupt Gut Microbiome by Inhibiting Shikimate Pathway”

The Bloomberg Factor: Authoritarianism, Money and US Presidential Politics

Political rottenness may be bottomless.  Consider the following description of a political aspirant for the White House, this person being from the Democratic Party.  His “liabilities as a political candidate are so glaringly obvious that it’s easy to dismiss his … The post The Bloomberg Factor: Authoritarianism, Money and US Presidential Politics appeared first on … Continue reading “The Bloomberg Factor: Authoritarianism, Money and US Presidential Politics”

Video: Militants Push Syrian Army Back in Southern Idlib

On December 11, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham’s Abu Bakr al-Siddiq Army and the special forces unit, known as the “Red Bands”, attacked and captured the area of al-Katibat al-Mahjura in southeastern Idlib. Units of the Syrian Army deployed there were caught … The post Video: Militants Push Syrian Army Back in Southern Idlib appeared first on … Continue reading “Video: Militants Push Syrian Army Back in Southern Idlib”

Sudanese Transitional Government Faces Profound Challenges

Interim Prime Abdallah Hamdok of the Republic of Sudan visited the United States during early December seeking to have sanctions lifted against his newly-created administration. In meetings with members of Congress and the National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien, who … The post Sudanese Transitional Government Faces Profound Challenges appeared first on Global Research.

Bolivia: The 21st Century Coup d’État and Its Crimes Against Humanity

After the coup d’état, repression is advancing by leaps and bounds in Bolivia. The dictatorship persecutes the “narco-traffickers”, “vandals” and “terrorists”, that is to say: the social movements, former members of the government, peasants and indigenous people who demonstrate and … The post Bolivia: The 21st Century Coup d’État and Its Crimes Against Humanity appeared … Continue reading “Bolivia: The 21st Century Coup d’État and Its Crimes Against Humanity”

Libya Is Likely to Become a Proxy Battlefront Between Greece and Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has certainly opened up pandora’s box in Libya that is now difficult for him to close after he made a series of gross miscalculations and aggression against Greece. This has triggered a crisis all across … The post Libya Is Likely to Become a Proxy Battlefront Between Greece and Turkey … Continue reading “Libya Is Likely to Become a Proxy Battlefront Between Greece and Turkey”

Deutsche Bank Breaks Down How Tomorrow’s Election Will Impact UK Markets

A team of Deutsche Bank macro analysts led by Oliver Harvey has produced its latest note economic note about Brexit expounding on the bank’s near-to-medium-term view on the outlook for British markets. The bulk of the note is an examination … The post Deutsche Bank Breaks Down How Tomorrow’s Election Will Impact UK Markets appeared … Continue reading “Deutsche Bank Breaks Down How Tomorrow’s Election Will Impact UK Markets”

Ukraine Might Finally See Peace, Unless the US ‘Deep State’ Sabotages It First

The intense diplomatic efforts undertaken by Presidents Putin and Zelensky finally yielded credible hope that peace might eventually return to Ukraine following their first-ever face-to-face meeting during this week’s Normandy Summit in Paris, but the greatest obstacle that both leaders … The post Ukraine Might Finally See Peace, Unless the US ‘Deep State’ Sabotages It … Continue reading “Ukraine Might Finally See Peace, Unless the US ‘Deep State’ Sabotages It First”

The Warfare State Lied About Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. They Will Lie Again.

Today the Washington Post published a bombshell report titled “The Afghanistan Papers,” highlighting the degree to which the American government lied to the public about the ongoing status of the war in Afghanistan. Within the thousands of pages, consisting … The post The Warfare State Lied About Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. They Will Lie Again. … Continue reading “The Warfare State Lied About Afghanistan, Iraq, and Syria. They Will Lie Again.”

NATO Secretary General Targets ‘Rising China’: Why Cold War Newspeak Never Went Away

On December 3rd, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced that NATO must address the “security implications” of China’s rise as a “military power”, and in true Orwellian doublespeak, insisted that he did not want to make an adversary … The post NATO Secretary General Targets ‘Rising China’: Why Cold War Newspeak Never Went Away appeared … Continue reading “NATO Secretary General Targets ‘Rising China’: Why Cold War Newspeak Never Went Away”

Brits Prepare to Take to the Polls in the ‘Brexit’ Election

It has been termed the ‘Brexit’ election, but in fact what is arguably the most important election of our lifetime has opened a can of worms when it comes to exposing the ails in our society. Not that the Conservative … The post Brits Prepare to Take to the Polls in the ‘Brexit’ Election appeared … Continue reading “Brits Prepare to Take to the Polls in the ‘Brexit’ Election”

British Elections: The Cause of Labour is the Hope of the World

Former presidents, ministers, members of parliament, trade unionists, and political leaders from four continents sign an open letter explaining why the world needs a Labour government. *** We, the undersigned, express our solidarity with the Labour Party for today’s election … The post British Elections: The Cause of Labour is the Hope of the World … Continue reading “British Elections: The Cause of Labour is the Hope of the World”

British Elections: “Booming” Economy Means More Bad Jobs and Faster Race to the Bottom

For the past 30 years, no matter which party has been in power, the US economy has produced more and more “bad” jobs – because the Race to the Bottom is ruling class policy. “Whole sectors have become precarity zones.”… The post British Elections: “Booming” Economy Means More Bad Jobs and Faster Race to the … Continue reading “British Elections: “Booming” Economy Means More Bad Jobs and Faster Race to the Bottom”

Big Pharma Bought Access to Your DNA from Genealogy Company and What They’re Using It for Should Concern Everyone

Have you paid for an ancestry report? Perhaps someone gave it to you as a gift. Either way, pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline now owns your genetic fingerprint. In a paradigm shift that is making some people uneasy, human DNA has been … The post Big Pharma Bought Access to Your DNA from Genealogy Company and What … Continue reading “Big Pharma Bought Access to Your DNA from Genealogy Company and What They’re Using It for Should Concern Everyone”

Sudan’s Withdrawal from Yemen Is Part of Its Alignment with the U.S.

In an October article, I made the argument that Yemen has become Saudi Arabia’s “Vietnam” because despite their technological, demographical and economical advantage over Yemen, it has completely failed to break the Yemeni resistance, headed by the Houthi-led Ansarullah … The post Sudan’s Withdrawal from Yemen Is Part of Its Alignment with the U.S. appeared … Continue reading “Sudan’s Withdrawal from Yemen Is Part of Its Alignment with the U.S.”

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Washington. Discusses “Russiagate” with Trump in Oval Office

On Tuesday, Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov met with Pompeo at the State Department as well as Trump in the White House Oval Office. Following their meeting, DJT tweeted the following: “Just had a very good meeting with Foreign Minister Sergey … The post Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Washington. Discusses “Russiagate” with Trump in … Continue reading “Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Washington. Discusses “Russiagate” with Trump in Oval Office”

House Dems Impeach Trump

As expected, the Dems impeached Trump for winning an election he was supposed to lose, for wanting improved relations with Russia, and other issues unrelated to phony charges against him. His real high crimes of war and against humanity were … The post House Dems Impeach Trump appeared first on Global Research.

A Second Nakba in the Making

Two years ago Friday, President Donald Trump formally recognised Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. We knew then that this was an irresponsible and cruelly insensitive act that would do grave harm to the rights and well-being of Palestinians and put an … The post A Second Nakba in the Making appeared first on Global Research.

Video: Russian Troops Entered Raqqah City in Northern Syria for First Time Ever

On December 9, Russian forces entered the city of Raqqah for the first time since the start of their anti-terrorism operation in 2015. A unit of the Russian Military Police set up a temporary humanitarian point and provided locals with … The post Video: Russian Troops Entered Raqqah City in Northern Syria for First Time … Continue reading “Video: Russian Troops Entered Raqqah City in Northern Syria for First Time Ever”

“Sin Taxes” and Orwellian Methods of Compliance that Feed the Government’s Greed

“Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victim may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his … The post “Sin Taxes” and Orwellian Methods of Compliance that Feed the Government’s Greed … Continue reading ““Sin Taxes” and Orwellian Methods of Compliance that Feed the Government’s Greed”

From Shanghai to Chongqing: The World’s Most Expensive Railway

The Yiwan Railway Work was finally completed in 2010 on China’s Yiwan Railway, a route paralleling the lake formed by the Three Gorges dam, a 380 km East – West line running through beautiful but challenging mountainous terrain from Wuhan, … The post From Shanghai to Chongqing: The World’s Most Expensive Railway appeared first on … Continue reading “From Shanghai to Chongqing: The World’s Most Expensive Railway”

Divide and Conquer Tactics: Millions of Deaths Triggered by the British Empire

Western historians who condemn the USSR for the deaths under Stalin​’s dictatorship should shed a spotlight on ​the millions who died under British rule​, including those in engineered famines across the Indian subcontinent. The UK general election is a week … The post Divide and Conquer Tactics: Millions of Deaths Triggered by the British Empire … Continue reading “Divide and Conquer Tactics: Millions of Deaths Triggered by the British Empire”

The Uyghur Issue: How Can the U.S. Dare Lecturing China About the Rights of the Muslims?

In 2019, I have written a long analysis about “the Uyghur issue”; analysis which will be soon published as a book. For some time, I have been warning the world that the West, and the United States in particular, are … The post The Uyghur Issue: How Can the U.S. Dare Lecturing China About the … Continue reading “The Uyghur Issue: How Can the U.S. Dare Lecturing China About the Rights of the Muslims?”

On International Human Rights Day, Oppose U.S. Coup in Bolivia and Global Lawlessness: Black Alliance for Peace (BAP)

December 10, 2019, on this day 71 years ago the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was launched by the United Nations. The Declaration reflected the agreed-upon principles that were expected to usher in a new period in which this … The post On International Human Rights Day, Oppose U.S. Coup in Bolivia and Global … Continue reading “On International Human Rights Day, Oppose U.S. Coup in Bolivia and Global Lawlessness: Black Alliance for Peace (BAP)”

Popular Theatre as Cultural Resistance: Engaging Audiences Worldwide

“Primarily, I am a prose writer with axes to grind, and the theatre is a good place to do the grinding in. I prefer comedy to ‘serious’ drama because I believe one can get the ax sharper on the comedic … The post Popular Theatre as Cultural Resistance: Engaging Audiences Worldwide appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Popular Theatre as Cultural Resistance: Engaging Audiences Worldwide”

Trump-Pelosi Trade Maneuvers: The New NAFTA 2.0, China Tariffs, and Brazil-Argentina Steel

Today the Trump administration, with Democrats & AFLCIO leaders in tow, announced new final revisions and deal with Mexico on the new NAFTA 2.0 free trade agreement called the USMCA. According to the corporate media, revisions to the USMCA demanded … The post Trump-Pelosi Trade Maneuvers: The New NAFTA 2.0, China Tariffs, and Brazil-Argentina Steel … Continue reading “Trump-Pelosi Trade Maneuvers: The New NAFTA 2.0, China Tariffs, and Brazil-Argentina Steel”

In Wag the Dog Move, Indicted Israeli PM Netanyahu Moves to Annex 25% of Palestinian West Bank

Interim Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu committed again on Sunday that his government will steal the entire Jordan Valley from the Palestinians. He had floated this plan two months ago but now seems to be determined to move ahead. It … The post In Wag the Dog Move, Indicted Israeli PM Netanyahu Moves to Annex 25% … Continue reading “In Wag the Dog Move, Indicted Israeli PM Netanyahu Moves to Annex 25% of Palestinian West Bank”

Video: President al-Assad: Europe Was the Main Player in Creating Chaos in Syria

President Bashar al-Assad said that Syria is going to come out of the war stronger and the future of Syria is promising and the situation is much better, pointing out to the achievements of the Syrian Arab army in the … The post Video: President al-Assad: Europe Was the Main Player in Creating Chaos in … Continue reading “Video: President al-Assad: Europe Was the Main Player in Creating Chaos in Syria”

Last Straw as Teachers in France Join Nationwide Strike

One of the many groups taking part in the massive general strike in France this week, and joining forces with the year-long Yellow Jackets movement, are the country’s public school teachers. The “coup de grâce” for teachers was the Macron … The post Last Straw as Teachers in France Join Nationwide Strike appeared first on … Continue reading “Last Straw as Teachers in France Join Nationwide Strike”

Moscow Creates ‘Anti-Missile Dome’ over Northern Fleet as Battle for Arctic Heats Up

The international struggle for military supremacy in the Arctic has just risen to absurd new heights. Following the collapse of the arms control regime that for decades aided the US’s tenuous grip on power in the region, the US, Russia … The post Moscow Creates ‘Anti-Missile Dome’ over Northern Fleet as Battle for Arctic Heats … Continue reading “Moscow Creates ‘Anti-Missile Dome’ over Northern Fleet as Battle for Arctic Heats Up”

The US’ New Stance on ‘Israeli’ Settlements Doesn’t Change Anything at All

The US’ new stance on “Israeli” settlements is condemnable from both the legal and ethical standpoints, but it doesn’t change the reality that Tel Aviv’s colonial policy won’t be curtailed unless the international community summons the political will to impose … The post The US’ New Stance on ‘Israeli’ Settlements Doesn’t Change Anything at All … Continue reading “The US’ New Stance on ‘Israeli’ Settlements Doesn’t Change Anything at All”

‘The Biggest Thing You Did for Israel’ Was Breaking Iran Deal — Adelson Tells Trump

Donald Trump’s speech to the Israeli American Council on Saturday night in the presence of his biggest donors, Sheldon and Miriam Adelson, has caused some shock waves. Largely because he referred to Jewish wealth. Here are some surprises … The post ‘The Biggest Thing You Did for Israel’ Was Breaking Iran Deal — Adelson Tells … Continue reading “‘The Biggest Thing You Did for Israel’ Was Breaking Iran Deal — Adelson Tells Trump”

US Lobbyists Prepare to Seize “Historic Opportunity” in Tory-led Brexit to Shred Consumer Safeguards, Raise Drug Prices

Boris Johnson’s election on December 12 hinges on the British prime minister’s promise to leave the European Union. Johnson has remade the Conservative Party, pushing out longtime party members wary of a firm break from the EU, to cast the … The post US Lobbyists Prepare to Seize “Historic Opportunity” in Tory-led Brexit to Shred Consumer Safeguards, Raise … Continue reading “US Lobbyists Prepare to Seize “Historic Opportunity” in Tory-led Brexit to Shred Consumer Safeguards, Raise Drug Prices”

U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement—Weak Tea, at Best

The revised U.S.—Mexico—Canada Agreement (USMCA), announced today by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and endorsed by the AFL-CIO, represents a significant improvement on the draft agreement first released in 2017. Negotiators for labor and House Democrats strengthened the provisions … The post U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement—Weak Tea, at Best appeared first on Global Research.

O uso militar escondido da tecnologia 5G

Na Cimeira de Londres, os 29 países da NATO  comprometeram-se a “garantir a segurança das nossas comunicações, incluindo a 5G”. Por que razão esta tecnologia da quinta geração da transmissão móvel é tão importante para a NATO? Embora as tecnologias … The post O uso militar escondido da tecnologia 5G appeared first on Global Research.

Who Spied on Julian Assange?

The Julian Assange drama drags on. Though he continues to sit in a top security British prison awaiting developments in his expected extradition to the United States, the Spanish High Court has been given permission to interview him. Assange … The post Who Spied on Julian Assange? appeared first on Global Research.

Selected Articles: Will Pelosi Have the Votes to Impeach?

Lying is a money making activity and lies are commodities. There is a profitable global market for media and public figures committed to spreading disinformation. Needless to say, “Telling the Truth”, on the other hand, Is Not a Money-Making Proposition. … The post Selected Articles: Will Pelosi Have the Votes to Impeach? appeared first on Global Research.

Human Rights and Belt and Road (BRI): China’s Strategic Xinjiang Economic Corridor

Over recent weeks, the mass media has highlighted large-scale human rights violations carried out by China’s government in the country’s far north-west. The press attention on this occasion focused on seemingly plausible details, which relate mostly to Uyghur communities in … The post Human Rights and Belt and Road (BRI): China’s Strategic Xinjiang Economic Corridor … Continue reading “Human Rights and Belt and Road (BRI): China’s Strategic Xinjiang Economic Corridor”