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Transpacific Partnership: Why so Secret?

The TPP is, simply explained, a counterweight to China’s growth in the struggle for trade and economic influence. Today, skepticism is considered one of the best tools to understand what is happening in most areas of our lives. However, skeptics are commonly labeled as conspiracy theorists, ‘flat earthers’, homophobes, racists, KKK members, home-grown terrorists and so on. The attempt to alienate those who think differently and who have the ...Read full article...

World Powers to Adopt Poverty and Slavery as Social Models

There is one thing that the leaders of the most powerful countries agree on: Poverty and enslavement of mankind are the goals they want in the XXI century. While the highest political representatives meet at the UN to ask the public for unity, solidarity and social justice, privately they discuss the exact opposite: Leading the world into widespread poverty and perpetual slavery. An example of this is cyber-security. While ...Read full article...

Who was Francis before he Became Pope?

In the course of the last two years, Pope Francis has been portrayed in chorus by the Western media as an antiwar activist and a left leaning champion of “Liberation Theology” committed to World peace and global poverty alleviation.   His September 24 speech to the US Congress was described as “stunning in the breadth, depth, and conviction of its progressivism.”   “If President Barack Obama had delivered the text of ...Read full article...

Tsipras: Chronicles of a Traitor

Alexis Tsipras, the alleged leader of Syriza, who came to power with the sole mission of returning Greece to the Greeks, turned out to be a false prophet, a hoax, a distraction, a traitor. Written by Luis R. Miranda and Stephen J. Lendman It is true that Greece got into trouble way before Alexis Tsipras became the leader of Syriza. It all started after Greece entered the EU via ...Read full article...

Destroying the West one Immigrant at a Time

France, Spain and Germany to house over 100,000 refugees The United States and its allies all over the world are directly responsible for the destruction of the third world. In Latin America, the United States has conquered most countries via so-called “free trade agreements” which have nothing to do with trade and all to do with monopoly Corporatism. In Eastern Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, the U.S. has ...Read full article...

Western Democracy Is An Endangered Species

The British Labour Party no longer represents the working class. Under UK prime minister Tony Blair, the Labour Party became a vassal of the One Percent. The result has been a rebellion in the ranks and the rise of Jeremy Corbyn, a principled Labourite intent on representing the people, a no-no in Western “democracies.” Corbyn is too real for the Labour Party Blairites, who hope to be rewarded with ...Read full article...

Israel’s War on Gazan Children

Since 2006, Israel murdered well over 1,000 Palestinian children – acts of cold, calculated willful murder. A new Defense for Children International-Palestine (DCI-P) report is damning, providing more evidence of shocking Israeli war crimes – titled “Operative Protective Edge: A War Waged on Gaza’s Children.” Saying Israeli aggression killed over 2,250 Palestinians, mostly civilians, including 547 children. Another 3,374 were injured – “including over 1,000 children whose wounds rendered them permanently ...Read full article...

War on Whistleblowers: Speaking Truth to Power was never so Important

In the 21st century “speaking truth to power is a criminal act”. That is Thomas A. Drake‘s general understanding of what whistleblowers must expect when denouncing government unconstitutional power grab. Mr. Drake has joined former federal attorney Thomas Tamm, William Binney, Edward Snowden, and several former public and private employees who despite having all odds against them, decided to make public information that directly proved how the United States ...Read full article...

Façade of Diplomacy Masks Same Old US Latin American Policy

Nothing ever changes in Washington except new faces continuing old policies dressed up at times to look different – same old, same old always. Duopoly power is ruthless, predatory and merciless. Business as usual continues – worse than ever under a so-called “peace” president at war throughout his tenure against more nations than any of his predecessors, destabilizing others globally, pressuring, bullying or bludgeoning independent ones to obey Washington ...Read full article...

US-NATO Military Deployments, Economic Warfare, Goldman Sachs and the Next Financial Meltdown

What is the relationship between war in a military theater and “economic warfare”?  An act of war is invariably an economic undertaking which supports dominant corporate interests. The conduct of US-NATO military operations is carried out on behalf of powerful financial institutions.  US led wars in the Middle East under the humanitarian mantle of the “global war on terrorism” largely serve the interests of Wall Street, the Anglo-american oil conglomerates, the ...Read full article...

25 Easy Ways to Conserve Water

If you aren’t already storing and conserving water, it is absolutely your top preparedness priority as our country suffers from the drought that has now reached epic proportions. Forget, for now, about the beans and rice – how are you going to cook them without any water? From a survival aspect, you absolutely must focus on a long-term source of water.  All of your best-laid plans will be for naught if you ...Read full article...

A Prescription for Peace and Prosperity

The question is often asked: “What can we do?” Here is a prescription for peace and prosperity. We will begin with prosperity, because prosperity can contribute to peace. Sometimes governments begin wars in order to distract from unpromising economic prospects, and internal political stability can also be dependent on prosperity. The Road to Prosperity For the United States to return to a prosperous road, the middle class must be ...Read full article...

Prepare for survival in a collapsing economy

Everyone knows that when you fall on hard times financially, you tighten your budget.  But it’s one thing to go through and examine your own personal spending, making decisions where to cut and where to continue spending, and quite another to have someone personally unaffected by those cuts make the decisions for you. As the collapse of Greece accelerates, the most vulnerable citizens are paying for the bad decisions ...Read full article...

$1.5 Quadrillion Time Bomb

When investing becomes gambling, bad endings follow. The next credit crunch could make 2008-09 look mild by comparison. Bank of International Settlements(BIS) data show around $700 trillion in global derivatives. Along with credit default swaps and other exotic instruments, the total notional derivatives value is about $1.5 quadrillion – about 20% more than in 2008, beyond what anyone can conceive, let alone control if unexpected turmoil strikes. The late ...Read full article...

The Eroding Character of the American People

How can the life of such a man Be in the palm of some fool’s hand? To see him obviously framed Couldn’t help but make me feel ashamed to live in a land Where justice is a game.—Bob Dylan, “Hurricane” Attorney John W. Whitehead opens a recent posting (see below) on his Rutherford Institute website with these words from a song by Bob Dylan. Why don’t all of us ...Read full article...