Daily Archive: January 27, 2019

Russia Just Pulled a Syria in Venezuela, But Not the One That Alt-Media Expected

Contrary to the Alt-Media Community’s “wishful thinking” expectations that Russia would “pull a Syria” in Venezuela by commencing a full-on military intervention in support of the country’s democratically elected and legitimate government, Moscow instead decided to channel the diplomatic dimension of that Mideast campaign by offering to “mediate” between the authorities and “responsible” members of the “opposition”. The Hybrid War...

McCain May Be Dead, but ‘Bomb, Bomb, Bomb Iran’ Still Resounds

In 2007, when making a speech during his bid for the presidency of the United States, the late Senator John McCain spoke about Iran’s supposed nuclear weapons’ programme and when questioned as to whether there might be US reaction to such allegations responded by singing “That old Beach Boys song, Bomb Iran… bomb, bomb, bomb, bomb.” This jovial retort about killing people...

The Yellow Vests, the Crisis of the Welfare State and Socialism

Far from dying down after the holidays, France’s yellow vest movement is continuing to blaze throughout the country. Every Saturday for eleven weeks, protesters have been disrupting or blocking roads, traffic circles and freeway toll plazas, gathering in the squares of villages, taking to the streets of towns, marching in massive numbers through city boulevards, and confronting violent police repression....

Venezuela Crisis: U.S. Has Painted Itself Into Corner

Introduction Venezuela has the dubious fortune of being located on the continent of South America, which the United States has treated under the so-called “Monroe Doctrine” as its exclusive zone of political, economic, and military influence. In practical terms it meant that whenever a Latin American government pursued a policy at odds with Washington’s preferences, it would be subjected to...

Don’t Listen To Soros’ Siren Song Against China’s Social Credit System

The billionaire Color Revolution financier made some seemingly valid points about the concerns that many Westerners have when it comes to China’s ubiquitous state surveillance system while speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos earlier this week, but Soros’ populist spiel is nothing more than superficial justification for interfering in the domestic affairs of the People’s Republic and cheering...

Hate in the Heartland: America Is Stumbling Towards Disaster One Virulent Tweet at a Time

It’s hard to overstate the level of palpable hate that exists between various groups in America over myriad issues. This has carved the country into isolated pockets of anger where civil dialogue has disappeared. Everywhere you look these days it seems that the American people, rallying themselves around the latest cause célèbre, are at each other’s throats. In fact, we...