China’s Response Has Been ‘Breathtaking’
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China’s Response Has Been ‘Breathtaking’

President Xi Jinping formally told WHO head Tedros Ghebreyesus, at their meeting in Beijing earlier this week, that the coronavirus epidemic “is a devil and we cannot allow the devil to hide.” Ghebreyesus for his part could not but praise Beijing for its extremely swift, coordinated response strategy – which includes fast identification of the genome…

Trump’s Plan for Palestinians Is a Crime Against Humanity
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Trump’s Plan for Palestinians Is a Crime Against Humanity

On Tuesday, an American president being impeached for abuse of power announced a historic plan for Israel-Palestine alongside an Israeli prime minister who was just indicted for bribery and corruption. (The Israeli parliament declined to grant Netanyahu immunity, and he withdrew the request, allowing the formal indictment to be filed.) The plan was drafted by a team allegedly led…

Is Singapore About to Become a U.S. Military Hub Against China?
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Is Singapore About to Become a U.S. Military Hub Against China?

Singapore, a small but well-armed island nation in Southeast Asia, with 72,000 troops in the army, was approved by the United States in early January 2020 to acquire 12 F-35Bs, along with necessary equipment such as spare engines, parts, electronics, equipment, and simulators, at a contract price of $2.75 billion. The Singaporean Air Force has…

A ‘Perfect Storm’ of Bio-War Agents and Climate Change
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A ‘Perfect Storm’ of Bio-War Agents and Climate Change

There are several military and civilian medical research facilities around the world that either maintain stocks of dangerous pathogenic viruses and bacteria for research, clandestine development of biological warfare weaponry, or both. With early scientific predictions that man-made global climate change would result in the creation of optimum environments for viruses dangerous to both humans…

“Debt Against the People”: Analysis and History of the Global Debt Crisis
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“Debt Against the People”: Analysis and History of the Global Debt Crisis

Introduction Over the last ten years Greece has been a prime example of how a country and a people can be deprived of their liberty through clearly illegitimate debt. Since the 19th century, from Latin America to China, Haiti, Greece, Tunisia, Egypt and the Ottoman Empire public debt has been used as a coercive force…