Don’t Exaggerate the Importance of the Chinese-Iranian-Russian Naval Drills

Don’t Exaggerate the Importance of the Chinese-Iranian-Russian Naval Drills

The Alt-Media Community is mostly an echo chamber of well-intended but very naïve wishful thinkers who sincerely believe that those three countries are forming an anti-Western ‘alliance’…In their mind, any military drills – especially trilateral ones – no matter how small and tactical are seen as proof of this. China, Iran, and Russia just carried…

Manifest Destiny Done Right. China and Russia Succeed Where the U.S. Failed

Manifest Destiny Done Right. China and Russia Succeed Where the U.S. Failed

What crime have Eurasian nations committed such that the U.S./NATO military industrial complex has placed targets on them? “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” -Abraham Lincoln It should be obvious that the world is being sucked into a new Cold War, with old school iron curtains, anti-communist rhetoric and even…

Where Does NATO Enlargement End?

Where Does NATO Enlargement End?

After the Berlin Wall fell in 1989 and the Warsaw Pact dissolved, the breakup of the USSR began. But the dissolution did not stop with the 14 Soviet “republics” declaring their independence of Moscow. Decomposition had only just begun. Transnistria broke away from Moldova. South Ossetia and Abkhazia seceded from Georgia. Chechnya broke free of…

China and Russia Are Teaming Up Against NASA in the Race to Put a Base on the Moon

China and Russia Are Teaming Up Against NASA in the Race to Put a Base on the Moon

America may have got to the Moon first, but now, with much more than simply bragging rights at stake, Beijing and Moscow are joining forces to gain the first lunar foothold of the 21st century. When Apollo 11 landed on the Moon in 1969, it was one of, if not the most, iconic moments in…

Securitized Competition with China Is Working Against America

Securitized Competition with China Is Working Against America

In November 2021, U.S. president Joe Biden and Chinese president Xi Jinping held their first face-to-face meeting on managing great power competition and averting a “new Cold War.” The talks, however, failed to produce a diplomatic breakthrough. There was no agreement on substantive policy issues such as arms control, the coronavirus pandemic, climate change, and…

It’s a Distraction to Discuss Why China Didn’t Dispatch Troops to Kazakhstan

It’s a Distraction to Discuss Why China Didn’t Dispatch Troops to Kazakhstan

This angle is meant to imply that Kazakhstan chose Russia over China for reasons that they then imply, whether through their own editorial voice or through the commentators who they quote, might have something to do with a quiet but growing competition between them for influence in Central Asia. A growing number of US-led Western…