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Survival or Extinction: Man or Nature

In the previous chapter I arrived at the conclusion that the best way to rescue human civilization from self-destruction and collapse is to open the borders, create a parallel and global civilization that is sustainable and nurture it until it grows strong enough and sufficiently attractive to absorb all other people within its fold. By starting from scratch there will be no structural obstacles to overcome and by separating ...Read full article...

Survival or Extinction: Into the Wild

What would happen if all borders were lifted and everyone were free to go and live anywhere on earth? This is a question of mind-boggling complexity, which is why immigration policy poses the greatest intellectual and political challenges.   While many of the consequences of such a move are predictable many more will come as a complete surprise and no one could possibly hope to foresee let alone manage the ...Read full article...

War and Natural Gas: The Israeli Invasion and Gaza’s Offshore Gas Fields

Five years ago, Israel invaded Gaza under “Operation Cast Lead”. In the wake of the invasion, Palestinian gas fields were de facto confiscated by Israel in derogation of international law. A year following “Operation Cast Lead”,  Tel Aviv announced the discovery of  the Leviathan natural gas field in the Eastern Mediterranean “off the coast of Israel.” At the time the gas field was: “ … the most prominent field ...Read full article...

Survival or Extinction: Involved in Mankind

Editor’s Note: This article is the 13th part of a series titled Survival or Extinction. Links to parts 10, 11 and 12 are provided at the bottom as well as a link to the previous 9 articles. The political leadership and the institutional infrastructure needed to address the urgent problems humanity faces are missing. We are stuck with the Bretton Woods system that was worked out at the end ...Read full article...

Survival or Extinction: Peace Without Poison

Editor’s Note: This article is the 12th part of a series titled Survival or Extinction. Links to parts 10 and 11 are provided at the bottom as well as a link to the previous 9 articles. From the horrors and convulsions of wars past, humankind has advanced step by bloody step, from one peace settlement to another, towards the concept of collective security. Each major peace accord in Europe ...Read full article...

Countries are Prisons

Editor’s Note: This article is the 11th part of a series titled Survival or Extinction. A link to part 10 is provided at the bottom as well as a link to the previous 9 articles. Do you see any borders? I don’t. All I see is continents and oceans. Borders don’t exist. They are just imaginary lines that restrict our lives to a social construct called the nation state; ...Read full article...

Survival or Extinction: Crisis of Leadership

Editor’s Note: This article is the 10th part of a series titled Survival or Extinction. A link to the previous nine articles is provided at the bottom. If you cannot wage wars of aggression on weaker neighbors because the international community will not tolerate it and the risks of assured mutual destruction are too great, you are forced to wage war on your own people’s reproductive systems to ensure ...Read full article...

The State Terrorism Factory

Governments can and have hidden themselves behind patsies and provocateurs to carry out terror attacks that justify the killing of millions. Furthermore, State-sponsored terrorism is now used to limit or completely erase civil liberties and constitutional rights. Most terrorism is State-sponsored. When this fact is discovered, the State has two options: One, it fabricates non-existent threats to justify its version of terrorism which includes invading and bombing people. Two, ...Read full article...

Iraq: Towards the Creation of a US Sponsored Islamist Caliphate

The Western media in chorus have described the unfolding conflict in Iraq as a “civil war” opposing the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham against the Armed forces of the Al-Maliki government. (Also referred to as Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) or Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)) The conflict is casually described as “sectarian warfare” between Radical Sunni and Shia without addressing “who is ...Read full article...

The Normandy Landing and World War II: The Lies Grow More Audacious

The Red Army chewed three million German troops; 7,500 artillery units, 19 panzer divisions with 3,000 tanks, and 2,500 aircraft rolled across Russia for 14 months, but America and Britain get all the credit. If there were any doubts that Western “leaders” live in a fantasy make-believe world constructed out of their own lies, the G-7 meeting and 70th anniversary celebration  of the Normandy landing dispelled the doubts.  The ...Read full article...
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