Moscow Sights © Sputnik/ Grigoriy Sisoev

Western Russophobia in Psychotic Phase

Western irrational fear of Russia – Russophobia – is no longer a random prejudice. It has become endemic pathological thinking among Western states. Divorced from reality this mindset has become psychotic. Western politicians, military leaders and corporate news media increasingly blame Russia for all manner of perceived transgressions. Whether it is alleged interference in national elections or alleged aggressive … Continue reading Western Russophobia in Psychotic Phase

Advertisements
or-38633

Flynn’s Head Rolls. Is Trump’s Next?

Just three weeks into the Trump presidency, and his political enemies in the Washington establishment have scored big, with the forced resignation of Trump’s National Security advisor Michael Flynn. The establishment includes state intelligence agencies and aligned corporate news media, who have been gunning for Trump ever since his shock election last November. It’s a … Continue reading Flynn’s Head Rolls. Is Trump’s Next?

1046421027

UN’s $2Bln Yemen Appeal? Send the Bill to Washington, London and Riyadh

The United Nations this week launched an emergency appeal to raise $2 billion for humanitarian aid to Yemen – the Arabian Peninsula country where war has been raging for nearly two years. The UN says some 12 million people – half the population – are facing starvation unless the international community urgently comes to their aid. … Continue reading UN’s $2Bln Yemen Appeal? Send the Bill to Washington, London and Riyadh

© AP Photo/ Alexander Zemlianichenko

Trump or Putin? EU Loses Plot on Biggest Threat

If ever an image captured the dysfunctional nature of the European Union it was the assembled leaders of the 28 member states photographed at an ancient fortress on the Maltese island this week. Talk about "fortress mentality"! The European presidents and prime ministers were scheduled to deal with migration from North Africa as a threat to the bloc's stability. But … Continue reading Trump or Putin? EU Loses Plot on Biggest Threat

or-38536

Global Flashpoints Test Trump’s ‘America First’ Presidency

The war of words between China and the US flared again this week with warnings from Beijing that any move by Washington to implement a naval blockade in the South China Sea would trigger an armed conflict. However, these tensions with China are just one of several global flashpoints that are testing the declared America First policy … Continue reading Global Flashpoints Test Trump’s ‘America First’ Presidency

or-38510

British Fingerprints in Dirty Tricks Against Trump

Britain’s divisive Brexit politics are playing out through the new US presidency of Donald Trump. It seems that a faction within the British political establishment which is opposed to Britain leaving the European Union has joined forces with American intelligence counterparts to hamper Trump’s new administration. By hampering Trump, the pro-EU British faction would in … Continue reading British Fingerprints in Dirty Tricks Against Trump

U.S. army soldiers attend an official welcoming ceremony for U.S. troops deployed to Poland as part of NATO build-up in Eastern Europe in Zagan, Poland, January 14, 2017 © Kacper Pempel / Reuters

Western Amnesia on WWII as NATO Replicates Nazi Germany

NATO’s biggest buildup in Europe since the Cold War was met with official cheers in Poland and approving Western media coverage this week, but lack of concern in Western public discourse suggests a collective amnesia towards the continent’s horrific past. Up to 4,000 US troops and hundreds of Abrams tanks and Bradley armored vehicles rolled into … Continue reading Western Amnesia on WWII as NATO Replicates Nazi Germany