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On a scale not seen since the ‘great’ world depression of the 1930’s, the US political system is experiencing sharp political attacks, divisions and power grabs.

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Oligarchs Succeed! Only the People Suffer!

Introduction: On a scale not seen since the ‘great’ world depression of the 1930’s, the US political system is experiencing sharp political attacks, divisions and power grabs. 1,991 more words

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By James Petras99GetSmart

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Whatever has been written about President Emmanuel Macron by the yellow or the respectable press has been mere trivia or total falsehood.

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China: Rise, Fall and Re-Emergence as a Global Power

The Lessons of History

By Prof. James Petras

Global Research, May 17, 2017

Global Research 7 March 2012

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US Provocation and North Korea: Pretext for War with China

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US Empire building on a world-scale began during and shortly after WWII. Washington intervened directly in the Chinese civil war (providing arms to Chiang Kai Shek’s army while the Red Army battled the Japanese), backed France’s re-colonization war against the Viet Minh in Indo-China and installed Japanese imperial collaborator-puppet regimes in South Korea, Taiwan and Japan. 3,892 more words

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Judeo-Centrism: Myths and Mania

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Ethno-religious (ER) beliefs and practices have been harmless when individuals or groups linked to those practices have limited influence over the state and economy. In contrast, when such groups exercise a disproportionately powerful influence over the state and economy, they dominate and exploit majorities while forming closed self-replicating networks. 2,976 more words

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Global Turmoil: Flatulence or Substance

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Every day and throughout the world we read and hear of turmoil, of threats, violence, divisions, wars for peace and peace for wars, freedom as oppression and oppression as freedom. 3,114 more words

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