Agora, que a maior parte de nós, em todo o mundo, fomos obrigados a estar naquilo que facilmente pode ser descrito como prisão domiciliária, de repente temos imenso tempo para ler livros, assistir a grandes filmes e ouvir música esplêndida.… The post COVID-19 e Já não nos é permitido ver, ouvir e ler o que … Continue reading “COVID-19 e Já não nos é permitido ver, ouvir e ler o que queremos”
Dear Readers, Global Research strives for peace. We act as a global platform for much needed debate and dialogue within the context of a very complex crisis. We need to stand together to find our way amid misled politicians, media … The post Global Research Strives for Peace appeared first on Global Research.
Yesterday marked 10 years since WikiLeaks published the Collateral Murder video, showing US soldiers in an Apache helicopter indiscriminately firing upon unarmed civilians and journalists in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad. The footage, filmed by the US military on July … The post Ten Years Since WikiLeaks Published the “Collateral Murder” Video appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Ten Years Since WikiLeaks Published the “Collateral Murder” Video”
The “Corona crisis” is a transnational crisis fabricated on a bedrock of unreliable evidence. People and institutions are making decisions in crisis based on unreliable data. People and institutions have been hoarding medical supplies, in panic, thus creating shortages elsewhere.… The post Who Is “Winning” and Who Is “Losing”.The “Transnational Corona Crisis” is Fabricated on … Continue reading “Who Is “Winning” and Who Is “Losing”.The “Transnational Corona Crisis” is Fabricated on a Bedrock of Unreliable Evidence.”
The British Ministry of Justice has told the Australian Associated Press that Julian Assange is not eligible for early release from prison in the midst of the Covid-19 crisis. *** Imprisoned WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange is not eligible for an … The post Assange Extradition: Assange Won’t be Released Amid Virus Crisis, Australian Newswire Reports … Continue reading “Assange Extradition: Assange Won’t be Released Amid Virus Crisis, Australian Newswire Reports”
He made the remark during a press conference on Monday that was held online due to the outbreak of coronavirus. To a question about the remarks by some American officials, including Donald Trump, about contacting Iran for suspension of … The post Iran’s Call for Sanctions Removal Rejected Due to US’ Bullying: MFA appeared first … Continue reading “Iran’s Call for Sanctions Removal Rejected Due to US’ Bullying: MFA”
Online independent analysis of US-led wars, rampant corruption, corporate greed, civil rights and fraudulent monetary transactions is invariably relegated to the bottom rung of search engine results. As a result we presently do not cover our monthly running costs which … The post Selected Articles: Fake Coronavirus Data, Fear Campaign. Spread of the COVID-19 Infection … Continue reading “Selected Articles: Fake Coronavirus Data, Fear Campaign. Spread of the COVID-19 Infection”
The coronavirus pandemic is magnifying the cruelty of US foreign policy. The economic collapse is showing the failure of neoliberalism and how the empire-economy is not working for the people of the world, including the United States. The US is … The post “The Coronavirus pandemic is Magnifying the Cruelty of US Foreign Policy”: The … Continue reading ““The Coronavirus pandemic is Magnifying the Cruelty of US Foreign Policy”: The Decade of Transformation: Remaking International Relations”
On Halloween Eve in 1938, a flood of terror swept the United States. Some people, believing that the world was coming to an end, tried flight or suicide, or just cringed in their homes as “aliens” from Mars attacked New … The post Doomsday Thinking: Imagining End Times appeared first on Global Research.
Henry Kissinger thinks the Coronavirus is a threat to his precious New World Order, so he wants President Trump to do whatever he can to protect the system. In an opinion piece that was published in the Wall Street Journal … The post Henry Kissinger Calls for a New Post-Covid World Order appeared first on … Continue reading “Henry Kissinger Calls for a New Post-Covid World Order”
Seasonal flu most often getting scant attention is what a real pandemic is all about. During the 2018-19 flu season in the US alone, running from October to May, there were more than 35.5 million flu illnesses, over 16.5 million … The post COVID-19 a Diabolical Totalitarian Plot? appeared first on Global Research.
The region suffered hugely from early 20th century power plays by dominant Western countries, aiming to carve out spheres of influence, notably post-WW I. America’s turn came later, following the second world war to end all wars, the region punished … The post The Troubled Middle East: An Endless Cauldron of Violence appeared first on … Continue reading “The Troubled Middle East: An Endless Cauldron of Violence”
The emergency OPEC+ talks that are scheduled for 9 April are the next step in the “New Detente” between the US and Russia even though America won’t formally be represented at that meeting seeing as how Moscow is making moves … The post The Revival Of OPEC+ Is the Next Step in the New Detente … Continue reading “The Revival Of OPEC+ Is the Next Step in the New Detente”
Corona virus with its mysterious origin is the perfect cover up for the financial crash and the fall of Dollar as the world reserve currency. At the core of it, it is about United States’ last kick to stay as … The post Corona Pandemic: The Perfect Scapegoat for the Financial and ‘Everything Bubble’ Market … Continue reading “Corona Pandemic: The Perfect Scapegoat for the Financial and ‘Everything Bubble’ Market Crash: The Great Depression 2.0”
One of the most famous paradoxes of this blessed experience called Life, is known as ‘the law of unintended consequences‘; and we are at this very moment of time, in the midst of a manifestation of cosmic Lila which … The post Turn Self Isolation Into Self Liberation! Covid-19 and Law of Unintended Consequences appeared … Continue reading “Turn Self Isolation Into Self Liberation! Covid-19 and Law of Unintended Consequences”
What a post-COVID-19 world will look like will best be known in hindsight. Some clues: The manufactured 2008-09 financial crisis enabled powerful interests to consolidate to greater size and influence. It facilitated an enormous transfer of wealth from ordinary people … The post Henry Kissinger: “The Coronavirus Pandemic Will Forever Alter the World Order”. Depopulation … Continue reading “Henry Kissinger: “The Coronavirus Pandemic Will Forever Alter the World Order”. Depopulation is the the Agenda”
The concept of an economic system that puts Profit over People has been explained and discussed many times and in many ways. It just took a tiny virus (COVID-19) to display the contradiction between People and Profit as an urgent … The post People, Profit and Planned Economy appeared first on Global Research.
The global COVID-19 viral pandemic has exposed in the sharpest light the contradiction between a globalized world economy and a still existing but archaic capitalist system based on the private expropriation of wealth and resources. The relentless drive to reap … The post A Globalized World Economy, COVID-19 and China’s “Health Silk Road” appeared first … Continue reading “A Globalized World Economy, COVID-19 and China’s “Health Silk Road””
A Swiss medical doctor provided the following information on the current situation in order to enable our readers to make a realistic risk assessment. (Daily updates below) *** According to the latest data of the Italian National Health Institute ISS, … The post A Swiss Doctor on Covid-19 appeared first on Global Research.
In a set of stable circumstances, funding higher education should be a matter of automatic persuasion. If you want an educated populace, the tax payer should muck in. In some countries, however, this venture is uneven. In the United Kingdom, … The post University Bailouts, Funding and Coronavirus appeared first on Global Research.
According to internal documents, Monsanto and Germany’s BASF knew their products would destroy farms in the United States. The firms disregarded the risks even while they planned on how to profit off farmers who would buy Monsanto’s new seeds just … The post Internal Documents: Monsanto Knew for Years Their Products Damaged Farms appeared first … Continue reading “Internal Documents: Monsanto Knew for Years Their Products Damaged Farms”
A novelist living in quarantine in Florence looks back at Italy’s cultural history and then forward, considering whether something positive might rise from the ruins that the virus will leave in its wake. Last week I ventured out of … The post The Italian Quarantine appeared first on Global Research.
The world’s richest country USA is the only developed one without some form of universal healthcare. Americans get marketplace medicine instead, an inequitable system for a fundamental human right. It prioritizes profits over human health, leaving growing millions in the … The post COVID-19 Reveals Why Medicare for All Is an Idea Whose Time Has … Continue reading “COVID-19 Reveals Why Medicare for All Is an Idea Whose Time Has Come”
Did Congress just nationalize the Fed? No. But the door to that result has been cracked open. Mainstream politicians have long insisted that Medicare for all, a universal basic income, student debt relief and a slew of other much-needed public … The post Was the Federal Reserve Just Nationalized? appeared first on Global Research.
Introduction Do not let yourself be misled by the fear campaign, pointing to a Worldwide coronavirus calamity with repeated “predictions” that hundreds of thousands of people are going to die. These are boldface lies. Scientific assessments of the health impacts … The post Fake Coronavirus Data, Fear Campaign. Spread of the COVID-19 Infection appeared first … Continue reading “Fake Coronavirus Data, Fear Campaign. Spread of the COVID-19 Infection”
The Afrin Liberation Forces carried out a series of attacks on Turkish-backed militants in northern Aleppo. According to the group, its fighters stormed positions of Turkish proxies near Omra killing three of them on March 26. On April 1, the … The post Video: Syrian Soldiers Killed in Turkish Strikes in Idlib. Kurdish Rebels Attack … Continue reading “Video: Syrian Soldiers Killed in Turkish Strikes in Idlib. Kurdish Rebels Attack Turkish Proxies in Afrin”
It is seriously astounding how fast the economy is crumbling. No infusion of funny money will save the American people from the historically severe depression now evolving. State and federal governments are becoming more authoritarian in response to serious influenza … The post COVID-19 Depression: Trump Needs a War appeared first on Global Research.
It has become a source of pride. Highly salaried executives – often, it should be said, receiving pay very much disconnected from the value of their work – making voluntary pay cuts and telling everybody else about it. In sport, … The post Boastful Pay Cuts: The Coronavirus Incentive appeared first on Global Research.
With the world’s attention directed towards the coronavirus it may be worth changing focus, and analysing another international incident, the Cuban Missile Crisis. This hugely significant event occurred almost 60 years ago, officially from the 16th to the 28th of … The post Switching Focus: From the Coronavirus Crisis to the Cuban Missile Crisis appeared … Continue reading “Switching Focus: From the Coronavirus Crisis to the Cuban Missile Crisis”
As the number of COVID-19 cases climbed toward a million worldwide on April 2, over 100 human rights groups issued a joint statement warning that governments’ response to the coronavirus pandemic “must not be used as a cover to usher … The post Big Brother in the Age of Coronavirus: 100+ Groups Warn Against Exploiting … Continue reading “Big Brother in the Age of Coronavirus: 100+ Groups Warn Against Exploiting Pandemic to Permanently Expand Surveillance State”
Following the outbreak of coronavirus in Italy, more than 120,000 Albanians residing in Italy returned to their country. Albania, with a population under 3,000,000, has, as of this writing, 243 cases of coronavirus. That is 84 cases per 1,000,000 people. … The post Coronavirus in Albania and the Presence of Mojahedin-e Khalq (MEK) in Tirana. … Continue reading “Coronavirus in Albania and the Presence of Mojahedin-e Khalq (MEK) in Tirana.”
The coronavirus crisis will not end anytime soon. Day after day, news about the catastrophe becomes increasingly frightening and alarming. The numbers do not indicate any sign of a truce and we cannot see improvements in the world scenario in … The post Coronavirus Pandemic Will Inevitably Cause Food Crisis appeared first on Global Research.
On March 31 the US Secretary of State issued a press statement proposing a “pathway” by which all Venezuelans would live happily ever after. At least that is what Mike Pompeo seems to wish. He “call[s] on all Venezuelans, whether … The post A Simple “Democratic Transition” Framework for Venezuela: End All “Sanctions” appeared first on … Continue reading “A Simple “Democratic Transition” Framework for Venezuela: End All “Sanctions””
Overreaction and big-pharma profiteering from Covid-19 is a repeat of the 2009 H1N1 “Swine Flu” scandal. Why has the corporate media that would eventually expose the 2009 scandal failed to inform readers today that the same corrupt interests are leading … The post Covid-19: Have “Real Journalists” Forgotten the H1N1 Scandal They Reported On? appeared … Continue reading “Covid-19: Have “Real Journalists” Forgotten the H1N1 Scandal They Reported On?”
In announcing the most far-reaching restrictions on personal freedom in the history of our nation, Boris Johnson resolutely followed the scientific advice that he had been given. The advisers to the government seem calm and collected, with a solid consensus … The post How Deadly Is the Coronavirus? It’s Still Far from Clear appeared first … Continue reading “How Deadly Is the Coronavirus? It’s Still Far from Clear”
The Working Group for the Chapter 35 of the Serbian National Convention on the European Union (EU) has called for the authorities in Serbia and Kosovo to create a cooperation to reduce the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. “We witness … The post EU Demands Serbia to Help Kosovo During Coronavirus Crisis appeared first on … Continue reading “EU Demands Serbia to Help Kosovo During Coronavirus Crisis”
The world pays constant attention to the coronavirus, occupying the news agencies with a high coverage of the pandemic. Meanwhile, on the global periphery, geopolitics continues at full throttle, with several conflicts occurring unnoticed by most people outside the affected … The post The War on Yemen, 100,000 Deaths, A Crisis Ignored by Mainstream Media … Continue reading “The War on Yemen, 100,000 Deaths, A Crisis Ignored by Mainstream Media Due to Coronavirus Coverage”
We have a natural impulse to extend protection to the very young and to the old first; we offer sympathy and succor to traumatized refugees too. That’s reasonable. Our seniors and our children require attention as the most vulnerable; immigrants … The post Advice for People Fearful and Under Duress appeared first on Global Research.
The old adage should say: Nothing is certain but death and taxes… and Karma. Karma is as real as it gets. The various holy books made sure to state that ‘What ye sow so shall ye reap’ AKA ‘What goes … The post The Contradictions of American Warfare: Good Karma, Bad Karma… Always Karma appeared … Continue reading “The Contradictions of American Warfare: Good Karma, Bad Karma… Always Karma”
The events of the last century as well as today reveal that not only the “simple” people fail in the resistance against totalitarianism and fascism. Intellectuals, too, fail to live up to their responsibility despite an academic education and the … The post The Failure of Intellectuals to Analyze the Worldwide Economic and Social Crisis: … Continue reading “The Failure of Intellectuals to Analyze the Worldwide Economic and Social Crisis: “Sapere aude!” – “Dare to be Wise!””
The European Union (EU) and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), an association of post-Soviet states, effectively serve a similar function to each other as an economic bloc. Unlike the 27-member EU, the EEU has only 5-members as many post-Soviet states … The post Can “Coronavirus Diplomacy” Bring the European Union (EU) Closer to Eurasia? appeared first … Continue reading “Can “Coronavirus Diplomacy” Bring the European Union (EU) Closer to Eurasia?”
A future without independent media leaves us with an upside down reality where according to the corporate media “NATO deserves a Nobel Peace Prize”, and where “nuclear weapons and wars make us safer” If, like us, this is a future … The post Selected Articles: The Bigger Picture Is Hiding Behind A Virus appeared first … Continue reading “Selected Articles: The Bigger Picture Is Hiding Behind A Virus”
Syrian Army positions in the town of Saraqib came under joint shelling from the Turkish Army and Turkish-backed armed groups late on April 1. Strikes were carried out from the area of Almastumah, where Turkish military positions are located. The … The post Video: Turkish Forces Shell Syrian Army. US Claims Iran Prepares Attacks in … Continue reading “Video: Turkish Forces Shell Syrian Army. US Claims Iran Prepares Attacks in Iraq”
The official figures for 24 countries across Europe show, not only that overall mortality is not increasing, but – so far – it is actually well below recent averages. The statistics were gathered by the European Monitoring of Excess Mortality … The post Official Figures: COVID-19 Yet to Impact Europe’s Overall Mortality appeared first on … Continue reading “Official Figures: COVID-19 Yet to Impact Europe’s Overall Mortality”
Governor of hard-hit NY state Anthony Cuomo stressed that if a patient “needs a ventilator” and they’re all in use because of an insufficient supply, “the person dies” from suffocation. That’s the disturbing reality of a critical national shortage at … The post Critical Shortage of Ventilators and Protective Gear Persists appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Critical Shortage of Ventilators and Protective Gear Persists”
Official US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) numbers have been rigged since the neoliberal 90s to conceal the dismal state of the US labor market. New millennium low unemployment in the US is a myth. Based on how unemployment was … The post US Unemployment to Exceed 40% by End of April? appeared first on … Continue reading “US Unemployment to Exceed 40% by End of April?”
This morning, the Department of Labor (DOL) released data on initial unemployment insurance (UI) claims, showing that UI claims jumped from 211,000 in the week ending March 7th to 6.6 million in the week ending March 28th. This … The post A Portrait of Disaster: Rising Unemployment Insurance Claims (UI), After the Lockdown, The Great … Continue reading “A Portrait of Disaster: Rising Unemployment Insurance Claims (UI), After the Lockdown, The Great Depression of 2020?”
The most influential organization in the world with nominal responsibility for global health and epidemic issues is the United Nations’ World Health Organization, WHO, based in Geneva. What few know is the actual mechanisms of its political control, the shocking … The post Can We Trust the WHO? appeared first on Global Research.
Russia’s urgent dispatch of counter-COVID aid to America was both symbolic and substantial in the sense that it improved the country’s reputation among average Americans which in turn advances Trump’s years-long case for a “New Detente” between these two Great … The post Russia’s Counter-COVID Aid to America, Advances the Case for a New Detente? … Continue reading “Russia’s Counter-COVID Aid to America, Advances the Case for a New Detente?”
It was Rahm Emmanuel who said the state should never let a “good crisis go to waste.” In regard to Iran, the neocons will not let the COVID-19 “crisis” go to waste. It is a perfect cover for escalating tension … The post COVID-19: Cover for Military Attack on Iran and Iraq? appeared first on … Continue reading “COVID-19: Cover for Military Attack on Iran and Iraq?”