The U.S. Foreign Policy Establishment’s Obsession with Russia
Opinion

The U.S. Foreign Policy Establishment’s Obsession with Russia

During an August 16 segment on Fareed Zakaria’s GPS show on CNN, Richard Haass, the president of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), described his organization as a “non-partisan institution“. Under the ironic title of “Disinformation and Election 2020“, an August 8 CFR webinar, includes this excerpt from host Carla Robbins, a vanguard for the…

The Council on Foreign Relations’ Push Towards a New Cold War
Opinion

The Council on Foreign Relations’ Push Towards a New Cold War

If you are even a casual consumer of Western media then you know the current top threat to U.S. security according to corporate journalists is Russian aggression. According to neoconservative politicians such as Arizona Senator John McCain, the Russian interference in last year’s election — which has so far only been shown to be a…

WikiLeaks Exposes How Council on Foreign Relations Controls Most All Mainstream Media
Media

WikiLeaks Exposes How Council on Foreign Relations Controls Most All Mainstream Media

It is no secret that over the last 4 decades, mainstream media has been consolidated from dozens of competing companies to only six. Hundreds of channels, websites, news outlets, newspapers, and magazines, making up ninety percent of all media is controlled by very few people—giving Americans the illusion of choice. While six companies controlling most…

The Bankers of Death: Rockefeller, Morgan, and War
Books

The Bankers of Death: Rockefeller, Morgan, and War

This article is excerpted from Wall Street, Banks, and American Foreign Policy, chapter 8, “Rockefeller, Morgan, and War” (1984; 2011). During the 1930s, the Rockefellers pushed hard for war against Japan, which they saw as competing with them vigorously for oil and rubber resources in Southeast Asia and as endangering the Rockefellers’ cherished dreams of…

CFR’s Preventive Priorities Survey for 2017 Fails to Mention the Main Thing
Opinion

CFR’s Preventive Priorities Survey for 2017 Fails to Mention the Main Thing

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), founded in 1921, is a 4,900-member think tank specializing in the United States’ international affairs. Its roster includes senior politicians, business executives, acclaimed journalists, prominent lawyers, leading media figures, renowned scholars and distinguished nonprofit professionals. The CFR is the promotional arm of the establishment. It exerts great influence on foreign policy and the decisions…