Category World News

Germany to Introduce Gender-Neutral Urinals For Men & Women

By Will Kirby | Daily Express Berlin’s government are planning to combat lengthy female toilet queues by introducing gender-neutral urinals – although not all are convinced they will be a success. In a 99-page policy document called ‘The Toilet Concept for Berlin’, the German capital have pledged to bring in public urinals for both men […]

Donald Trump calls Kim Jong-Un “wise and well reasoned”

By Adam Garrie | The Duran The tensions have officially thawed for the time being. Donald Trump has essentially confirmed that the tense stand-off with North Korea is over and what’s more is that he has confirmed that it was North Korea which ultimately took control of the situation, de-escalated it of its own volition […]

Senate Bill 720: Making It a Crime to Support Palestinian Human Rights

By James J. Zogby | Arab American Institute It is fascinating to watch some US senators tripping over themselves as they attempt to defend their support for or opposition to proposed legislation that would make it a federal crime to support the international campaign to Boycott, Divest, or Sanction (BDS) Israel for its continued occupation […]

CONFIRMED: Russia seeks to break free of Dollar dependence

By Adam Garrie | The Duran By ending global dependence on the Dollar as a currency for bilateral international trade, Russia and her allies may have a stronger weapon than any military option. Russia has stated that it seeks to lessen its dependence on the US Dollar as well as the overall US controlled financial […]

Trump admin officially notifies UN that the US intends to pull out of the Paris climate pact

UN received notification US intends to withdraw from Paris Agreement Friday But countries can’t withdraw from new international agreements until three years after they go into effect & Paris pact went into effect on November 4, 2016 State Department said US can officially start withdrawing in November 2019 But earliest US can be out is […]

Did America’s Long War Against Syria End on July 26th?

By Eric Zuesse | Strategic Culture On July 26th, the US government abandoned its support of ‘the Syrian rebels’ who have been fighting to overthrow the Syrian government. The Syrian people want to get rid of them, and ‘the rebels’ will now have to leave the country and go back to the countries they came […]

China REFUSES to be drawn on Trump’s North Korea threats

By Adam Garrie | The Duran China is not North Korea, but legally speaking Chinese Taipei is part of China. While the United States talks with Chinese Taipei as though it is a universally acknowledged sovereign state, it treats North Korea as though its a Chinese protectorate. The US view of this issue is totally […]

It’s Your Money But You Can’t Have It: EU Proposes Freezing Bank Accounts to Bailout Megabanks

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project After nervous customers panicked and drained their accounts, ultimately causing the collapse of Spanish bank, Banco Popular, equally jittery European Union officials are debating the merits of freezing access — preventing anyone from withdrawing any money — at the first sign of a bank run. Proponents claim […]

Australia’s Water Tragedy: Hydropolitics and the Failure of the Murray Darling Basin Plan

By Dr. Binoy Kampmark | Global Research Water is gold to survival, the indispensable, the vast feeder for human civilization. Its absence entails certain death; its decline brings out the prospect that a civilisation might well collapse. When a water crisis is announced, panic sets in. Officials ready for war; armies ready for the march. […]

Palestine: Apartheid, Stolen Lives and Land, History Erased, United Nations Deaf Mute

By Felicity Arbuthnot | Global Research The Washington Post reports that: “All 100 U.S. Senators signed a letter Thursday asking U.N. Secretary General António Guterres to address what the lawmakers call entrenched bias against Israel at the world body.”  The letter: “… uses strong language to insist that the United Nations rectify what the Senators said […]

Norse News – Political Scandal in Sweden After Preventable Data Breach

Ingrid Carlqvist and Daniel / Conrad joins Henrik for a special Norse News to discuss the political fallout after one of the biggest data breaches in Swedish history. This was preventable but happened because of government negligence and failure to act and take responsibility on part of several ministers. It’s becoming embarrassingly clear that Swedish […]

Trump Tiptoes on Treacherous Tehran Tightrope as He Ends Support for Terrorists in Syria

By James George Jatras | Strategic Culture U.S. President Donald Trump has taken two seemingly incongruous actions with respect to Iran. On the one hand, he has slapped new economic sanctions on that country over its ballistic missile program and Tehran’s alleged «malign activities», including targeting 18 entities and people for supporting «illicit Iranian actors […]

France Is Making Vaccines For 11 Diseases Mandatory In 2018

By Kalee Brown | Collective Evolution A couple months ago, we published an article on Italy’s plans to make specific vaccinations mandatory for all children in schools (you can read it here). This means that any parent who doesn’t want their kid to be vaccinated and refuses them will not be able to send their […]

CONFIRMED: Trump’s cessation of arms to Salafists had nothing to do with Russia

By Adam Garrie | The Duran Fake assumptions from the Washington Post designed to undermine Donald Trump are strongly rebuked by Russia. Today, Russia’s Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov confirmed that the issue of America ceasing to arm Salafist jihadist groups in Syria such as the FSA was not discussed in any way during Donald Trump’s […]

Massive Pedophilia Network Busted in Germany: 87,000 Member Dark Net Exposed

By Alexa Erickson | Collective Evolution The amount of pedophilia stories surfacing lately is overwhelming. It’s shocking to see companies and faces being splashed on the front page of media outlets to be scrutinized, the immense criminal charges that accompany such crimes, and the unsurmountable damage it does to the victims and their families. Even […]

UK Citizens Will Now Be Forced to Identify Themselves Online Before Viewing Porn

The UK will now require internet users to verify their identity before they can access 100% entirely legal online porn. Civil liberties be damned. By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project In one of the most invasive moves by the State in recent history, the UK government will now require internet users to verify […]

Western Media Disinformation on Mosul. Raped and Destroyed, not Liberated as falsely Claimed

By Stephen Lendman | Global Research A neocon/CIA-connected Washington Post report is one of numerous examples. It lied, claiming America’s defeat (sic) of ISIS in Mosul shows how it how it can succeed militarily in the Middle East. In numerous articles on Mosul, I discussed US aggression, Pentagon terror-bombing, indiscriminately massacring countless thousands of civilians, […]

Summing up the Trump-Putin meeting: good bonding; limited progress on Syria, Ukraine and cyber security

By Alexander Mercouris | The Duran Effective Russian diplomacy meant that the first Trump-Putin summit though leading to no breakthroughs made important if limited progress on a number of topics whilst establishing a genuine connection between the two Presidents. The single most important fact about the Trump-Putin meeting is that it went on for 2 […]

Putin and Trump stage-manage a win-win meeting

By Pepe Escobar | Asia Times From the start, the “positive chemistry” in the Mother of All Sit-Downs was a given. The format – with only the four principals, Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, and two translators – prevented any leaks. What was originally scheduled for 35 […]

Trump Vows to Help UK Parents Ordered by Court to Let Infant DIE

‘[W]e’re not allowed to choose if our son lives and we’re not allowed to choose when or where Charlie dies’ By Adan Salazar | US President Donald Trump has pledged to support two UK parents whose terminally ill son has been sentenced to death by EU and UK courts. The President on Monday issued […]

New Ransomware Outbreak Hits Targets Worldwide Including Chernobyl Nuke Plant

Malicious software utilizes same leaked NSA exploit used in WannaCry attack By Mikael Thalen | A new ransomware outbreak utilizing a leaked NSA exploit is currently infecting computers across the globe, including those used to monitor radiation levels at Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear power plant. Widely referred to as Peyta – though the attack is […]