Category: ELECTION 2016

Is Trump threatening an attack on North Korea? (Part 2)

imperialist saber-rattling—once again— is pushing the Korean peninsula—and the world— to the brink of nuclear war. Here’s the latest relevant news, as seen by our Beijing correspondent, all presenting aspects of what our analysts hope is a delicate Kabuki designed to snatch peace from  the jaws of a US-instigated nuclear Armageddon.  Some of the backdrop pieces and maneuvers are detailed below. AsContinue reading

Russian Spies Behind Every Christmas Tree

COVER IMAGE: Russian hackers more numerous than previously thought. Image credit to DrRichSwier.com } Crossposted with Off-Guardian.org  One has to wonder if it has anything to do with the Guardian’s shady dealings with George Soros’ secretive Open Society Foundation. Soros makes a fortune from U.S. sponsored regime changes and financial disasters. A regime change in Russia could make him Billions of dollars.Continue reading

Trump threatens China with war on North Korea

Peter Symonds, Senior Analyst WSWS.ORG  Dateline: 4 April 2017 Trump outlined the ultimatum that he intends to deliver to Xi: “China has great influence over North Korea. And China will either decide to help us with North Korea, or they won’t. And if they do that will be very good for China, and if they don’t it won’t be good forContinue reading

Dems and Progressives Jump Into Bed With Neocons to Demonize Russia

Robert Parry Crosspost with Russia Insider “The downside of playing chicken with nuclear-armed Russia is the end of life as we know it“ he anti-Russian McCarthyism that has spread out from the United States to encompass the European Union, Canada and Australia has at its core an implicit recognition that neoliberal economics and neoconservative foreign policy have failed. When I recentlyContinue reading

“Most of the World is Just Collapsing in Laughter” on Claims that Russia Intervened in the US Election: An Interview with Noam Chomsky

by DAVID N. GIBBS   David Gibbs: The main issue on everyone’s minds is the inauguration of Donald Trump as president. The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has emphasized the extreme danger that Trump poses, due to the augmented risk of nuclear war and uncontrolled climate change. After inauguration, the Bulletin’s metaphoric clock has been repositioned at two and a half minutes to midnight, with “midnight” signifying catastrophe. Do you agree with the Bulletin regardingContinue reading