Russia didn’t want a new Cold War. The myth of a “revanchist Russia” is convenient spin. The real issue is American interventionism.
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With a study of Kent’s defences during the Great War submitted to the editor of Archaeologia Cantiana for publication and an historical overview of the 20th century defences of Thanet near completion, two research and publication projects by Victor Smith are scheduled to begin in 2016: 131 more words
Breaking News! The Saga of Brady’s Balls is over! May the country return to sanity now?
2016 is an election that is focused on foreign policy and yet all the talk is about ISIS and China with immigrants thrown in……there is more to worry about and few are paying attention……. 215 more words
Jack Lew talked about holding China accountable for renminbi during a CNBC interview with Steve Liesman. He should first talk to Japan’s Abe about Japanese yen because yen has depreciated more than 50% from its high just a few years ago. 198 more words
Amy Goodman speaks to Greg Grandin, the author of Kissinger’s Shadow: The Long Reach of America’s Most Controversial Statesman. Grandin states that despite Kissinger being out of office for four decades after serving as national security adviser and secretary of state in the Nixon and Ford administrations, his influence on America’s national security state is still widely felt. 74 more words
In April of 1949, four years after the most brutal conflict ever waged ended, the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was born. Comprising of the US, the UK, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Portugal, Italy, Denmark, Canada, Iceland and Norway, the organisation appeared at first to be a mutual self defence pact, aimed at preventing further conflict against member nations. 1,633 more words