Hate crimes against Muslims in Germany rose sharply in the second quarter of this year, reflecting a growing Islamophobia fueled by far-right and populist political parties.
In Memory of Ernst Zündel: “There has Passed a Radiance from this Earth.”
Sputnik: German sociologists conducted a social experiment by launching a nationalistically oriented site called Volksbeobachter. They created several fake profiles in Facebook and started spreading fake news in order to find out how social network users would react to the messages. Fake News 2.0: Video Manipulation Technology Impressive, but Also Dangerous The main goal of the […]
Berlin announced that the new sanctions proposed by US lawmakers against Russia are in breach of international law, asking the European Union to take countermeasures against the bans, which could also affect European businesses.
The rich and powerful have always tried to come up with sophisticated ways to cheat labor out of the masses, and that always creates mass protests, as in the case of the Occupy Wall Street.
Jim W. Dean – For all of the main Liberal issues that need funding, the only real source for it is in military cutbacks, which can only be accomplish via major political pressure on those countries with big military budgets to work out reductions via negotiations.
Deal for three submarines has faced police scrutiny due to role of Netanyahu lawyer; deal valued at 1.5 billion euro
Jim W. Dean – The EU folks seem to have finally figured it out. If US sanctions can be dished out against Russian interests for any benefit the US wants to secure, then why not use them against others for the same reason?
Jim W. Dean – My, my… this came as a big surprise; a multi-billion euro jump in trade, in just the first two months of the year; a bit of a hint that some of the sanctions have a play-acting feature to them.
Responsibility for observance of the memorandum on safe zones in Syria lies upon Russia and Iran, while the Syrian regime relies on their support, according to the German Foreign Ministry. BERLIN (Sputnik) — Russia and Iran are the ones carrying the main responsibility for observance of the memorandum on safe zones in Syria, the German Foreign Ministry said Saturday. “Any […]
If Trump is able to dump campaign staffers and replace them with people like Kushner and companies like Goldman Sachs, then one can say with almost certainty that Trump’s dream of “America First” is over.
Charles Krauthammer: “It has become increasingly common for American Jews to locate their identity in the Holocaust.”
A Stalin movie would ruin Hollywood’s reputation as a propaganda machine.
The Euro is a horrible construct that needs urgent reform, as is the EU.
Newly-elected German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier (2nd R) is congratulated by German Vice Chancellor and Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel after the presidential election at the Bundesversammlung federal assembly Bundestag (lower house of parliament)on February 12, 2017 in Berlin. (Photo by AFP) Former German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, known for his fierce opposition to US President Donald […]
Sputnik: The US army’s recent deployment to Eastern Europe via the north German port of Bremerhaven, the largest shipment of military equipment from the US to Europe since the Cold War, is a financial, legal and political burden on Germany, retired German Army Lieutenant Colonel Jochen Scholz told Sputnik.
Happy New Year everybody! With President Trump in the White House and Brexit finally starting to happen, it should be a good one.
Former German editor Udo Ulfkotte: German journalists are puppets of the CIA and the New World Order
Udo Ulfkotte: “The masters in the background are pushing for war with Russia and western journalists are putting on their helmets.”
The Euro is murdering the nations and economies of the EU quite literally. Since the fixed currency regime came into effect, replacing national currencies in transactions in 2002, the fixed exchange rate regime has devastated industry in the periphery states of the 19 Euro members, while giving disproportionate benefit to Germany.
German police have carried out a large-scale operation targeting Islamists across ten German federal states, the country’s Interior Ministry (Bundesministeriums des Innern) reported on Tuesday. The raids took place in 60 cities, including capital Berlin. According to the German media, police have searched offices and mosques believed to have links to the Islamist missionary network ‘The […]
Now is that unique time of year when the British media begins the annual remembrance day poppy manhunt.
Germany says the rising tension between the United States and Russia is more dangerous than the Cold War.
“Merkel to Siberia, Putin to Berlin.”
Germany’s Federal Ministry of Finance believes if Donald Trump gets elected the president of the United States, he will severely damage the American economy.
Rabbi Neuberger feels she finally has made her peace with Germany.
NATO has by degrees since the fall of the Soviet Union, increased Nuclear and ground troops along Russia’s border.
Germany’s spies will be working with significantly increased resources next year, if a budget report leaked to three media outlets is approved. The federal domestic intelligence agency, the Verfassungsschutz (BfV) is bidding for an 18-percent budget boost in 2017, up to 307 million euros ($345 million), while the foreign intelligence agency BND will get a 12-percent rise to 808 million euros, according to a report released Thursday by the “Süddeutsche Zeitung” along with public broadcasters NDR and WDR.
Jim W. Dean – The public’s attitude, those I converse with, shows a growing suspicion and antipathy toward trade treaties, as future generations have no say so afterwards.
Jim W. Dean – These are hopeful words from Mr. Steinmeier, as he is speaking for the German government, but not for NATO. Military brass often does not like balance, always preferring superiority.
Germany’s Steinmeier – “We are talking with each other like emissaries from two different planets. There is essentially no basis for understanding … no basis for discussions,” the top German diplomat said.