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The «World’s Policeman» Retires on Disability

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture Ever since the end of World War II, the United States, rightly or wrongly, but most of the time, wrongly, has fancied itself as the «world’s policeman». Even a disastrous and costly military intervention in Southeast Asia did not deter the United States from acting as the chief arbiter […]

NATO Is a Large Chunk of Swiss Cheese

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture NATO, although bound to expand with the addition of Sweden, Finland, Austria, and Malta as members, is essentially a giant chunk of Swiss cheese. When one considers that NATO membership is not popular with many opposition parties within its member states or with several sub-national regional governments, the Western […]

100 years later, the west has authored a new Balfour Declaration for the Balkans

By Adam Garrie | The Duran In 1917, a British aristocrat promised Arab land to European Zionists. The results have been catastrophic. Today, western elites are promising Orthodox Christian lands in the Balkans to Albanians who all ready occupy part of Serbia thanks to NATO. The results will be equally disastrous. The illegal 1999 NATO […]

Brexit, Trump & Europe Independent

By Matthew Jamison | Strategic Culture Over the course of the weekend while campaigning in southern Germany, Angela Merkel, the German Chancellor, made quite a telling remark which illuminated the changing geopolitical reality of what has been called historically The West. The Chancellor on the stump in Munich ahead of September’s Federal German elections indicated […]

Trumping NATO

By James the Russian Analyst | Rogue Money “NATO exists to manage the risks created by its existence.” – Richard Sakwa The legacy media focused on Trump’s brushing off the newly elected Prime Minister of NATO’s newest member state, Dusko Markovic, en route to shake the hands of the alliance’s general secretary, Norwegian politician Jens […]

House Looks to Increase Permanent U.S. Military Footprint in Europe

By Will Porter | The Daily Sheeple The House Armed Services Committee asked the Pentagon to estimate the cost of making what are now “rotational forces” in Europe permanent, chairman Rep. Mac Thornberry said Monday. Over the last year, the U.S. has made multiple deployments of ground troops to Eastern Europe, where they have participated […]

NSA Director Uses «Russian Hacker Threat» to Gain Access to Voting Systems

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture In testimony before the Senate Armed Services Committee, U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) director Admiral Mike Rogers joined the chorus of other U.S. law enforcement and intelligence officials who are using Russia to leverage their own agencies into having a wider role in U.S. elections. In a statement to […]

For the Balkans, Trump is No Different Than Obama

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture To have taken U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign promises seriously, one would have believed that the United States would cease its constant attempts to replace governments it does not like with compliant regimes through the counter-democratic process of provoking «themed» or «color» revolutions. As global interventionists and neo-conservatives continue […]

Has the Globalist Establishment Defeated the Populist-Nationalist Revolt?

By James George Jatra | Strategic Culture Last year, when the people of the United Kingdom voted in favor of leaving the European Union, the Establishment in Europe and the United States was stunned. All the polls had predicted a win for the Remain camp. Everyone who counted, including Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, made […]

Trump to Revive US-EU Trade Deal

By Alex Gorka | Strategic Culture President Trump is very flexible when it comes to foreign policy. He promised to stay away from overseas military adventures but seized limelight with his cruise missile strikes against Syria. He said the North Atlantic Alliance was obsolete and not needed. Now he says «I said it was obsolete. It’s no […]

Trump Now a Captive of the Deep State

By Paul Craig Roberts | Institute for Political Economy When the gullible and insouciant American public and the presstitutes who participate in the deceptions permitted the Deep State to get away with the fairy tale that a few Saudi Arabians under the direction of Osama bin Laden, but without the support of any government or […]

NATO’s Emerging Outsourced Eastern Flank

By Wayne Madsen | Strategic Culture A series of moves by NATO’s Istanbul Cooperation Initiative (ICI) partner, the United Arab Emirates, has many observers in the Indian Ocean littoral nations wondering out loud whether the «North Atlantic» military pact is moving into the Indian Ocean and Arabian Peninsula, courtesy of an «outsourcing» deal with the […]

The Zero Evidence World of US Criminal Misleaders

By Makia Freeman | The Freedom Articles Zero evidenc is required for the global bully, the US military, to do what it wants, when it wants, to whomever it wants. US political and military leaders (or as I prefer to call them, political and military misleaders) have one law – we do whatever the f*ck we want […]

The 10 Commandments of the deep state

By Adam Garrie | The Duran Donald Trump now acts with all the zeal of a fresh convert to an extremist ideology. Many have observed the phenomenon that converts to any cause, faith or way of life, often practice it with more zeal than those born into a situation, faith or lifestyle. Take for example […]

Then and Now: The Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster and The Cover-Ups, A Step Toward World Cataclysm, A Warning to Us All

By Richard C. Cook | Global Research On January 28, 1986, Space Shuttle Challenger exploded about a minute after liftoff, killing all seven astronauts, including Teacher-in-Space Christa McAuliffe. Investigations revealed that contractor and in-house engineers had warned prior to the launch that the unusually cold temperatures on shuttle systems the previous night and that morning […]

7 BIG LEAGUE Trump U-turns in less than 100 days in office

Here we go, here’s seven “beauties”…~TS By Adam Garrie | The Duran In less than 100 days in office, Donald Trump has done monumental u-turns on some of his flagship policies. There are few explanations for this other than the fact he’s succumbed to a combination of deep state pressure and his daughter’s ill-placed tears. Here […]

NATO’s Weapon of Choice-Transatlantic Banking Powers

Newsbud presents and welcomes the newest addition, Pye Ian, to its team. Mr. Ian is an independent economic researcher and analyst with undergraduate degrees in economics and political science from the University of California and a Master’s degree in finance from Cambridge University. In this exclusive interview with Sibel Edmonds Pye Ian discusses his latest […]

The True Cost of Israel

By Philip Giraldi | The American Conservative The American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) concluded its annual conference late last month, triggering the usual debate in various alternative media outlets. Why does so much U.S. taxpayer money go to a small and not particularly useful client state that has a vibrant European-level economy and is […]

Trump Flips On Five Core Campaign Promises In Under 24 Hours

By Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge Blink, and you missed Trump’s blistering, seamless transformation into a mainstream politician. In the span of just a few hours, President Trump flipped to new positions on several core policy issues, backing off on no less than five repeated campaign promises. In a WSJ interview and a subsequent press […]

President Donald Trump FULL Press Conference On RUSSIA, CHINA, NATO, SYRIA & NORTH KOREA 2017