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  • The European Protest Movement

    Is Europe in "Pre revolutionary" Mode? Global Research “Off with their heads” and “man the barricades” the cries of the famed “sans culottes” rang out and sent shivers down the spines of the doomed Bourbon dynasty way back then. These po...
  • Control Of the World's Oceans. Prelude To War?

    Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI) and the US 1,000-Ship Navy In of the most monumental and sweeping, though frequently overlooked, efforts by the former Bush administration to project worldwide military dominance and in so doing further vitiate i...
  • Obama: Trilateral Commission Endgame

    Obama: Trilateral Commission Endgame January 30, 2009 By Patrick Wood, Editor, August Review [Ed. note: For clarity, members of the Trilateral Commission appear in bold type.] As previously noted in Pawns of the Global Elite, Barack Obama was groomed...
  • 3,000 Abandoned Cars in Dubai Airport

    Mumbai/DUBAI - JAN 14: It's the great escape by Indians who've hit the dead-end in Dubai. Local police have found at least 3,000 automobiles -- sedans, SUVs, regulars -- abandoned outside Dubai International Airport in the last four months. Police say m...
  • The World Is Now Facing The First Truly Global Economic Crisis

    World Economic Forum Prime Minister Vladimir Putin’s speech at the opening ceremony of the World Economic Forum Davos, Switzerland January 28, 2009 Good afternoon, colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to thank the forum’s organisers for t...
  • US Economic Crisis.

    Analysts are preaching gloom and doom. Carter Redux Even before the euphoria evaporates, analysts are preaching gloom and doom for Obama on the home front. ...
  • Police State:

    New Legislation Authorizes FEMA Camps In U.S. A new bill introduced in Congress authorizes the Department of Homeland Security to set up a network of FEMA camp facilities to be used to house U.S. citizens in the event of a national emergency. ...
  • 7/7 Mock Terror Drill: What Relationship to the Real Time Terror Attacks?

    Fictional 7/7 "scenario" of multiple bomb attacks on London's subway A fictional "scenario" of multiple bomb attacks on London's underground took place at exactly the same time as the bomb attack on July 7, 2005. Peter Power, Managing Director of Viso...
  • Global Military Bloc:

    NATO's Drive Into Asia With the sixtieth anniversary summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to occur jointly in the French city of Strasbourg and and the German one of Kehl on April 3-4, the world should take note of how far from its original a...
  • The Problem With Obama:

    A “New Beginning" or ... Same Stuff, Different Color? The more things “change”, the more they stay the same. On 20th January, a major part of America’s citizenry celebrated the arrival of Barack Obama as the new president of the United States, w...
  • The American Lunatic Asylum

    If America ever is going to stop making aggressive war, Americans will first have to get into contact with reality. That’s because U.S. administrations for the past century have periodically frightened the public out of their collective wits. ...
  • NATO: the Imperial Pitbull

    Global Research, January 23, 2009 Z Magazine, February 2009 One of the deceptive clichés of Western accounts of post World War II history is that NATO was constructed  as a defensive arrangement to block the threat of  a Soviet attack on Western Eur...
  • Death Agony of Thatcher Deregulated Finance Model

    During the end of the 1970’s into the 1980’s British Conservative Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and the City of London financial interests who backed her, introduced wholesale measures of privatization, state budget cuts, moves against labor and de...
  • And so we begin

    The swearing in of Barack Obama A column I read stated that the swearing in of Barack Obama was the most anticipated inauguration since that of John F. Kennedy. I was only 5-1/2 when JFK took the oath and I have no memory of seeing it. But I have notice...
  • Why Bailing Out Banks Doesn't Work

    The New York Times recently posed an excellent question: “Why save banks if they won’t lend?” (January 19, 2009)Before the first $350 billion “installment” of the bailout, we were told that the money was needed to “unfreeze” the credit marke...
  • Israel's Message to Iran

    On January 17, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert announced a unilateral ceasefire, where Israel will stop its attacks but continue its military presence. "We have met and even surpassed our goals," declared Olmert, as he thanked the Israeli public for th...
  • The Role of Government: Keeping the Wealthy Rich

    For some reason most of the discussion in Washington and the media of the bank bailouts is overlooking their central feature: taxpayer dollars are being used to sustain the income of incredibly rich bankers. The public should be furious over this upward...
  • Obama Inauguration: Slide on Wall Street.

    Where have all the Creditors Gone?... "When Will We Ever Learn?" Global Research, January 20, 2009 Across the land, an atmosphere of hope and optimism prevails. The Bush regime has gone. A new president is in the White House. While America had its eyes...
  • Tehran: Iran 'regime-change plotters' jailed

    Global Research, January 18, 2009 Press TV - 2009-01-17 The members of a network found guilty of attempting to orchestrate a "Velvet Revolution" in Iran have been sentenced to prison. ...
  • Afghanistan: Canada Must Pursue a More Independent Foreign Policy

    President Barack Obama has promised to send more troops to where the war on terrorism began as the focus seems to have now shifted from Iraq to Afghanistan. Some have went so far as to dub Afghanistan, Obama’s war. A troop surge could greatly improve se...