China-India: Heightened Tensions Across the Himalayas

Next week’s provocative visit of the Dalai Lama to the Chinese-contested town of Tawang is set to mark a low point in relations between New Delhi and Beijing. China and India, on paper at least, are very close partners. Both Asian Giants are members of BRICS, and the latter in poised to officially enter the SCO later this year. Trade …

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Dangerous Crossroads: Russia Fears a US Preemptive Nuclear Attack

America’s rage for endless wars is the greatest threat to world peace, stability and security. Russia fears a possible preemptive US nuclear attack on its territory.  According to Russia’s General Staff deputy head of operations Gen. Viktor Poznikhir, “(t)he presence of American ABM sites in Europe and ABM-capable ships in the seas and oceans close to …

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Does the Washington Establishment Seek War with Russia?

Which Is scary to Washington’s Establishment: a U.S. President who wants to reach new agreements with Russia, or a U.S. President who wants to replace all of Russia’s allies? What we’ve been having recently is solely Presidents who want to replace all of Russia’s allies — and they’ve been succeeding at that: We replaced Saddam …

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FILE PHOTO: Israeli soldiers take part in an urban warfare drill simulating a battle with Hezbollah, Elyakim military base, Haifa. © Nir Elias / Reuters

Israel Conducts Military Drill to Get Ready for Next ‘Real War’ with Hezbollah

Israel is conducting a large-scale military drill at a base in the north of the country, in what commanders say could always be the “last training before the war” with Hezbollah. “We are trying to give the commanders and the soldiers the environment that looks like the real war so that they can have the …

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US Foreign Policy: Hegemony or Stability, Not Both

US foreign policy has for decades been predicated on achieving and maintaining global peace, security and stability. In reality, it has for over a century constituted an overreaching desire to achieve and maintain global hegemony. And where US efforts focus on achieving hegemony, division and destruction follow. From the Middle East to Eastern Europe, and …

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Excerpts from The Jews and the British Empire (1935)

The Jews and the British Empire (1935) by Leslie Fry (Paquita Louise de Shishmareff) There was yet another aspect of the British Empire, mercantilism, that does not inspire national pride, [because] it does not fall under what patriots understand as national. Present day British mercantilism is international. It has lived and thrived on British blood, work, …

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Holy Cow! Butchers Face Life Sentence in India for Slaughtering Sacred Animal

Those slaughtering cows now face a life sentence in the Indian state of Gujarat, after lawmakers voted to pass new measures to protect the sacred animal, up from a previous punishment of seven years. The state law is the toughest in the country Under current Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s term as the state’s chief minister, …

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