U.S. Plan B for Afghanistan? Screw Up China

U.S. Plan B for Afghanistan? Screw Up China

For U.S. imperial strategists, the notorious Afghan graveyard of empires is not an entirely deadbeat loss. As President Biden noted gleefully and cryptically this week, “China has real problems… it will be interesting to see what happens.” The United States may have suffered a shameful, historic defeat in Afghanistan, but there is still a silver…

Rusrael Is Still Strong Despite the Departure of Putinyahu

Rusrael Is Still Strong Despite the Departure of Putinyahu

Their strategic partnership stood the test of “Israel’s” latest political transition because it’s mutually beneficial and has successfully diversified beyond the leadership level to encompass their permanent military, intelligence, and diplomatic bureaucracies (‘deep state’). The de facto Russian-”Israeli” alliance that can casually be referred to by the portmanteau “Rusrael” is still strong despite former Prime…

Françafrique: the Collapse of Colonialism

Françafrique: the Collapse of Colonialism

Year after year, France suffers defeat in African regions. While still considering itself the rightful master of the continent, Paris cannot accept the fact of loosing control in various African countries. The methods have changed, but the main objectives – the exploitation of African resources and lands – remain the same. From Cameroon to Senegal,…