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The history of Wall Street’s unspoken relationship to Nazi Germany: dragon teeth to be planted all over Europe again

Questions:

  • Do modern Germany and perhaps other NATO allies still want Lebensraum (“living space”) and the “conquest of Lebensraum”? The land grabs underway in Africa and Asia demonstrate that this issue hasn’t gone away, and Russia is so much closer.
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ALL THE WORLD'S A STAGE WHERE HYPOCRITES PLAY THEIR PART.

Did you know the first hypocrites were actors in ancient Greece?

The word “hypocrisy” which is a much used political word these days was apparently born in the  1,708 more words

Politics

U.S. Involvement in the 1957 Lebanese Parliamentary Elections and 1958 Crisis

A frequent theme in U.S.-Middle East Relations is the heavy involvement of the United States in Middle Eastern State’s domestic affairs throughout the latter half of the 20th century. 1,890 more words

USA

The Dulles Brothers, joint biography by Stephen Kinzer

C-SPAN interview with Stephen Kinzer, Author, “The Brothers” (November (2013)

Our guest is journalist and author Stephen Kinzer to discuss his most recent book titled, “The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War.” 68 more words

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Of Counter-Factuals and Contingency

“But when fundamentals are doubted, as at present, we must try to recover the candour and wonder of the child; the unspoilt realism of and objectivity of innocence.

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Goldman Sachs & The Age Of Parasite Capitalism

A March lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court accused 17 of the world’s behemoth banks along with the British Bankers’ Association of rigging the London interbank offered rate (LIBOR). 1,078 more words

Dean Henderson