All Power to the Banks! The Winners-Take-All Regime of Emmanuel Macron

If Marine Le Pen had won, bands of protesting “antifascists” would have invaded the streets, smashing windows and attacking police. The outgoing Socialist government was preparing to use the resulting chaos as a pretext to stay in power long enough to manage the parliamentary elections[2], ensuring that President Marine Le Pen would be held in check.  A “color revolution” wasContinue reading

Remembering Victory Day

BY GROVER FURR oday, May 9, is Victory Day, “Den’ Pobedy,” in Russia. It was first inaugurated in the 16 republics of the Soviet Union following the signing of the German Instrument of Surrender late in the evening on 8 May 1945 (after midnight, thus on 9 May Moscow Time). The Soviet government announced the victory early on 9 MayContinue reading

Vladimir Putin blasts western hypocrisy while standing next to Angela Merkel

BY ADAM GARRIE, SENIOR EDITORIAL COMMENTATOR, THE DURAN Putin reminded the German Chancellor of Europe’s double-standards and lack of clarity when it comes to Russia. President Putin lambasted European leaders for their total lack of concern for the victims of the Odessa Massacre which took place three years ago today. Standing next to Germany Chancellor Merkel, The Russian President reminded Merkel that,Continue reading

Trillary’s Victory

YOUR DAILY SHAKESPEARE Posted on April 13, 2017 Nevertheless, it seems that the US has dropped the pretense and decided to intervene directly in the Syrian conflict. A conflict it wanted and prepared, while hiding behind the mask of a civil war. The astonished world now asks, is Trump a Coca-Cola cow-boy, is Trump the prisoner of a cabal thatContinue reading

Trump under pressure? Europeans back Russian calls for investigation of alleged chemical attack

 ALEXANDER MERCOURIS, FOUNDING EDITOR, THE DURAN G7 seems to be momentarily siding with Russia.  If genuine, that is to be celebrated. But the move may also be calculated to appease their home publics or set up a trap for Russia to create a “certification” of Assad and Moscow’s “crimes”, suggests the editor of The Duran At G7 summit Europeans states support RussianContinue reading