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Alleged Russian Coup Attempt Leading to Breach of US / European Alliance - Global Currency Market Turbulence

From Safe Haven, David Jensen & J Taylor, Mar 2015

1. Failed US / UK attempt at Russian coup results in fracture of US / Europe ties… 309 more words

World At WAR

USLAW RESOLUTION OPPOSING U.S. INTERVENTION IN VENEZUELA

USLAW RESOLUTION OPPOSING U.S. INTERVENTION IN VENEZUELA (traducción en Español ver más abajo)

source; US Labor Against the War
(Resolution adopted by the National Steering Committee of US Labor Against the War/USLAW on March 25, 2015) 961 more words

Antiwar

Just As Predicted! The Ukraine Is Disintergrating

Where to begin, where to begin. It’s been a big day, sadly, for the Ukrainians.

For starters the split between Kolomoisky and Poroshenko has finally occurred as… 331 more words

Politics

NATO and the Upcoming Coup in Georgia

From NEO, by Henry Kamens, Mar 2015

I started out to write a typical story about NATO and Georgia, but soon realised that, in the present climate, I would have to do more than simply research the usual sort of article and then put a spin on it for NEO’s discriminating audience. 1,029 more words

World At WAR

On David Shambaugh’s Collapsism

By @WoodenHarp, published: March 22, 2015

An interesting take by an anonymous Chinese tweep.

 

If the China-US relationship from the early 1970s to the late 1980 was built on national security considerations of the two countries against their common foe the Soviet Union, then the China-US relationship since the 1989 Tiananmen democracy movement and the collapse of the USSR has been built on the premise that, by helping China to open up, the US would gradually lead China to some kind of participatory political system with rule of law and civil society. 1,362 more words

Analyses And Opinions

Soldiers, rifles, and ice cream

The year is 1972. We’ve spent a week in Morocco and now we’re in Mali to visit our friends. Their house is too small to accommodate us, but we’ve been offered the apartment belonging to a young couple from France who are away for a few weeks in Europe. 320 more words

Travel

The Last Night

Empty promises rise up from within
accompanied by rose-coloured glasses
always to hand, though they’re not
much help with your head stuck
firmly in the sand, self-suffocating. 75 more words

Poetry