China’s ‘New Silk Roads’ reach Latin America
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
Beijing is turbo-charging its infrastructure connectivity across the region and the Caribbean
A sharp, geoeconomic shift took place last month in Santiago, Chile at the second ministerial meeting of a forum grouping China and the 33-member Community ...
Vietnam and the U.S. ‘Forever Wars’
- Alastair Crooke
Military planners have learned the wrong lessons from the Vietnam War, focusing on war’s “winnability” rather than questioning whether to engage in it all, notes Alastair Crooke.
Setting aside for the moment President Donald Trump’ ...
Resist a US trade deal. Your life may depend on it
- George Monbiot
We cannot trust our government to fight America’s disgusting farming practices. Unless we mobilise, US livestock pumped full of antibiotics will harm us all.
Sébastien Thibault/The Guardian
It looks like a proper zombie apocalypse. ...
Hunderman Brok: A museum of memories – and missiles
- Stanzin Saldon བསྟན་འཛིན་ སལྡོན
Hunderman, a remote village on the LOC in Kargil, in the crossfire between two hostile nations, has opened its history and heart to the world – its abandoned houses are now a heritage site preserving the past
“Mind your head,” ...
Guardians of Judea: on Freedland, Greenstein, the BOD and Labour
- Gilad Atzmon جيلاد أتزمون گيلاد آتزمون
In an email exposed today, Guardian of Judea's Jonathan Freedland repeats, almost word for word, the ultra Zionist BOD’s line of thought.
Jonathan & Tony
That which appears as harsh political polarity within the Jewish world is more than ...
Bollywood: The Casting Couch
- Tanya Datta
Earlier this year, Bollywood was rocked to the core by "casting couch" allegations, meaning that sex is being traded for film roles. But what is really going on?
Bollywood is India's City of Dreams and the cornerstone of the largest film ...
‘Death to Ahed Tamimi’: Israeli settlers vandalize Nabi Saleh
- Jaclynn Ashly
Bethlehem, occupied West Bank — On Thursday night, when residents of Nabi Saleh in the occupied West Bank were sound asleep in their homes, Israeli settlers crept through the village’s streets, vandalizing walls with graffiti threatening ...
Why are internet companies like Google in bed with cops and spies?
- Yasha Levine Яша Левин
It was February 18, 2014, and already dark when I crossed the Bay Bridge from San Francisco and parked my car in downtown Oakland. The streets were deserted, save for a couple of homeless men slumped in a heap against a closed storefront. Two police ...
US feels uneasy about inter-Korean amity
- MK Bhadrakumar
The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has upset all doomsday predictions that once the Winter Olympics Games are over, the tensions on the Korean peninsula would reappear. Kim’s invitation to South Korean President Moon Jae-in to Pyongyang can be ...
Genocide Washington Style – Venezuela Next?
- Peter Koenig
Why does nobody dare to pronounce the term “Genocide” in connection with the Washington committed atrocities around the globe? – If there is one nation that is guilty of mass-murder it is the United States of America and her Zionist ...