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The Russiagate hoax is now fully exposed.
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 15:38:48 +0000
Eric Zuesse, originally posted at The Saker The last leg of the Russiagate hoax to become exposed was on August 16th, when Gareth Porter bannered at The American Conservative, “U.S. States: We Weren’t Hacked by Russians in 2016”. He revealed … Continue reading
Talk Nation Radio: Timmon Wallis on Warheads to Windmills: How to Pay for a Green New Deal
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 02:34:23 +0000
Timmon Wallis is the author of Disarming the Nuclear Argument and The Truth About Trident. He has a PhD in Peace Studies from Bradford University in England, and has been working on nuclear disarmament and other peace issues since the … Continue reading
A Wobbling Stock Market
Mon, 19 Aug 2019 15:17:13 +0000
Consider this chart of the SPX (S&P 500) over the past two years: take a look at the relative steepness of each of the red lines (rallies), the duration of each rally (purple lines), the blue boxes (volatile spots of bother) … Continue reading
“Today Saudi Arabia finally lost the war on Yemen.” 17 August 2019
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 22:38:26 +0000
Eric Zuesse On August 17th, an anonymous German intelligence analyst who has perhaps the world’s best track-record of publicly identifying and announcing historical turning-points, and who is therefore also a great investigative journalist regarding international relations (especially military matters, which … Continue reading
Trump Wants National Forests to Become Clear-Cut for Lumber
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 19:32:31 +0000
article from a local newspaper, submitted here by Eric Zuesse Following is an abbreviated version of an article from the 15 August 2019 Addison County Independent newspaper in Vermont: http://www.addisonindependent.com/news/proposed-change-would-cut-public-input-green-mtn-national-forest Proposed change would cut public input in Green Mtn National … Continue reading
Progressive Issues Promoted by Republican Not Democratic Newsmedia
Sat, 17 Aug 2019 15:00:09 +0000
Eric Zuesse By far the largest online audience of all Republican Party news-sites is Breitbart News, whose major stories typically have over a thousand reader-comments; and, so, that site will be the source for the articles which will here be … Continue reading
The Likely Outcome of Narendra Modi’s Unconstitutional Seizure of Kashmir
Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:57:47 +0000
Eric Zuesse An independent fact-finding mission into the now military-ruled constitutionally autonomous Indian state of Jammu-Kashmir (commonly referred to simply as “Kashmir”) reports that “The whole of Kashmir is, at the moment, a prison, under military control.” That’s not on … Continue reading
Who Protected Epstein for Decades, and Why?
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 19:06:49 +0000
Let’s start by stipulating that the Jeffrey Epstein story is so sordid and outlandish that it’s like a made-for-TV movie about the evil proprietor of a nightmarish enclave of private perversion and sexual exploitation, Lolita Island. For Epstein’s victims, the nightmare … Continue reading
POLL: Biden & Sanders Both Beat Trump in Texas
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 15:49:59 +0000
No Other Democratic Candidate Does. Eric Zuesse Emerson College polls are rated B+, well above average but not great, in the 538-dot-com carefully tabulated rankings of 497 polling organizations. The following Emerson College poll-findings from Texas registered voters were released … Continue reading
David Swanson: Nukes- What Are They Good For?
Wed, 14 Aug 2019 02:12:49 +0000