Beware Washington Beltway! If the results of the second U.S. Present Twit Primary are representative of worse portents to come then the entire American conventional political apparatus should be on guard: their time at the top of the moneyed/power pyramid is over. The same can be said for all the crooked lobbyists and their lamestream media...
In a woefully belated but welcome initiative the UK Parliament's International Development Committee, the influential cross party oversight body which scrutinizes the Department for International Development, has called for a suspension of arms sales to Saudi Arabia.
The mass New Year's Eve sexual attacks on women in Cologne, Germany by more than 1,000 men of "Middle Eastern and North African origin" reveals an uncomfortable truth about the politics of "sex" and "war" in the European Union (EU) in recent decades (often unspoken of in European mainstream media)
Female Genital Mutilation, or excision of the clitoris to block the experience of sexual pleasure, practiced in a ritual on girls aged five or under, is to be eradicated by 2030, the focus of International Day of Zero Tolerance launched this week by the UNO. This is a clear case of ritual and lore breaching the law. Reader discretion advised.
Opportunistic Zika is being presented by the mainstream media and some government agencies in the same manner as the beheading of an ISIL/Daesh prisoner, and with all the drama, color commentary and propaganda of the War on Terror, the War in Afghanistan, the War in Iraq, etc, etc. Is it possible for the US to do anything other than wage war?
President Putin set a number of conditions on February 1 to prevent new privatizations from being like the Yeltsin era's disastrous selloffs. This time the assets would not be sold at knockdown prices, but would have to reflect prospective real value. The firms being sold off would remain under Russian jurisdiction, not operated by offshore owners
How long is a decade? You say 10 years. Everyone agrees. Using that logic, how long is a century? Put another way, how many decades? The answer of course is 10. Working backward from today, two centuries span 20 decades. Add another 40 years, or four decades and the sum is 240 years.
What is the connection between more harmful developments of diseases such as Dengue fever and chemicals in foodstuffs, what is the connection between pesticides, insecticides and larvicides and the ensuing poisoned environment on public health? Questions explored here as Zika joins Chikungunya and Dengue as the new scourge of the Americas.
It is more than possible to speculate why Prime Minister David Cameron has declared it his mission to scrap the Human Rights Act - which is incorporated into the European Convention on Human Rights - it appears he simply does not believe in human rights.
Four million Syrian children have no means of getting to a school in safety because of the actions of marauding gangs of terrorists firing at the personnel of the Syrian Arab Army, police, ambulance and fire services. The rest of the world looks on and Russia apart, blames the legitimately elected President of the country, Bashar al-Assad.
Donald Trump almost won the final Iowa debate he didn’t even attend because of some problems with Fox News and one of their media attack dogs. Today he was within an ace of winning the Iowa Republican Caucus. Should this snowball continue, then the GOP establishment can’t stop him, the media elites can’t stop him so what happens next?
An observant person with a bit of education can recognize a false flag attack. Yet, few people pay attention beyond what the official media says, and the media no longer investigates, but simply repeats the official story. Only a few realize what has really happened, and when these few open their mouths they are discredited as conspiracy theorists
The confusion surrounding the Zika Virus outbreak in the Americas is underlined by the fact that nobody knows how many people have been infected, mainly because many do not show any symptoms at all. With thousands of cases of microcephaly and immune system damage being reported, what are the consequences for the Rio Olympics?