This week’s cover of The Economist, mouthpiece of the City of London, depicts a bear bleeding in the snow, headlined “Russia’s Wounded Economy.” Backed up by three pages of in-depth profiling of Russian economic weak points, the lead editorial serves to confirm Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov’s charge, that the purpose of the West’s economic sanctions against Russia is “regime change.” Speaking for a trans-Atlantic financial sector that is itself bankrupt, The Economist declares that Russia “is closer to crisis than the West or Vladimir Putin realize.” 1,546 more words
Tags » The ECONOMIST
What’s up, Internet. Long time no write. I’ve been ramping up the motivation to get back into the grove of blogging and was finally inspired last night by some things I discovered via… 959 more words
This month, Republicans seized control of the Senate in the United State’s mid-term elections.
In Iowa, the campaigning highlights were undoubtedly the videos made by Republican Joni-“pig castrator”-Ernst and Independent Bob-“blow your balls off”-Quast; with castration becoming a dominant theme in this election race. 380 more words