F. William Engdahl – A strategic pivot is taking place to build a war coalition for US control of the oil and gas of the Middle East. It is not about “peace” in cooperation with Russia in Syria, because Washington must break the Eurasian triangle or face superpower twilight. That is what the entire Kissinger-Trump project is about.
BY JULIE K. BROWN “Why at this time did there have to be this stupid mission when it wasn’t even barely a week into his administration? Why? For two years prior, there were no boots on the ground in Yemen — everything was missiles and drones — because there was not a target worth one […]
Mathew Maavak — Evidently, Trump had either miscalculated or misrepresented the extent and nature of America’s greatest existential threat. Instead of draining the swamp, the White House is now floundering in a toxic ocean of privatized intelligence. Trump Says FBI ‘Totally Unable’ to Find Leakers of Classified Info ‘Within Itself’ This development should have been foreseen and neutered long back. […]
Tensions between Washington and Beijing and the uncertainty of US President Donald Trump’s policy create conditions for tighter cooperation between China and Latin America. © AFP 2016/ ERIKA SANTELICES Seeing Other Partners: Latin America Could Turn to Russia, China in Wake of Trade Split With US Chinese conglomerate Sinochem is considering the sale of its 40 […]
Bill O’Reilly and Fox News have been lambasted for providing fake news after interviewing a “Swedish Defense and National Security advisor,” in relation to Trump’s #LastNightInSweden gaffe, who no one had ever heard of.
Gordon Duff – First it was Senator John McCain, his first illegal trip to Syria since he met with ISIS leader Baghdadi in 2014. Then General Joseph L. Votel arrives and has meetings as well.
Former US National Security Advisor Mike Flynn speaking during the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, on February 1, 2017. (AFP photo) A proposal by the administration of US President Donald Trump to designate Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps a “terrorist organization” has reportedly stalled over warnings from US defense […]
Jim W. Dean – Well, it looks like the grownups have won another one with the new White House staff, with its backing off putting the terrorist tag on Iran’s Republican Guard BEFORE seeking feedback from the professionals.
…by Gordon Duff, VT Senior Editor In a series of explosively bizarre abuses, Trump has “gone to the mattresses” not only against the press, but against all “opposition,” and we mean “real or imagined” with “imagine” and “delusional manifestations” belonging in the narrative as well. Moreover, word from Moscow is that Russia has permanently […]
US President Donald Trump decided to boost profits for private prisons by rescinding an order that limited the construction and use of such facilities, Senator Bernie Sanders said in a press release. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — “Trump just opened the floodgates for private prisons to make huge profits by building more prisons and keeping even more Americans in jail,” the release […]
Military vehicles, bulldozers and riot-geared police have moved into the Oceti Sakowin camp near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation in North Dakota, intended to clear out the remaining protesters against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
US new President Donald Trump confused the Swedes and Pakistanis in particular and the people of other countries of the world in general by confusing the terror attack in Pakistan’s town of Sehwan with Sweden.
The new enforcement documents are the latest efforts by President Donald Trump to follow through on campaign promises to strictly enforce immigration laws.
Jim W. Dean – Trump is playing the spoiler by demanding that EU members fund their own defense costs so they are more likely to feel the political pain of their own voters over bellicose war rhetoric over the make-believe Russian bear aggression plans.
U.S. President Donald Trump named Lieutenant General Herbert Raymond McMaster as his new national security adviser Monday, again turning to the U.S. military to play a central role on his foreign policy team.
More troops in Poland and more ICBMs fired off China won’t cover for Trump going full “Alex Jones” and then some. Congrats for making the US the laughing stock of the world. US President Donald Trump has sparked a new controversy by citing a non-existing terror attack in Sweden to promote his anti-Islamic agenda. Speaking […]
The owner of a company which provided security for Donald Trump’s Aberdeenshire golf business has been found guilty of a £400,000 VAT fraud. Kevin McKay’s trial at Aberdeen Sheriff Court heard his firm IPPS provided security for Mr Trump’s Menie golf development between 2008 and 2009. A jury found McKay, 46, guilty of being concerned […]
Steve Bannon, Donald Trump’s chief strategist, is a nutjob, someone who should be kept far, far away from the corridors of power; however, under Trump, he has been allowed to become the centre of power. This essay by C. B. Anthony examines Bannon’s recent past and provides an insight into the man’s disturbing politics and worldview.
The Trump beat goes on and it sounds increasingly warlike and ominous ~ all it will take is a major false flag operation to launch it, along with the selection of John Bolton as National Security Advisor.
By Gordon Duff, Senior Editor During his Florida “I was run out of Washington on my ear” rally, Donald Trump outlined his plan, worked out last week with Israeli strongman Netanyahu, to solve the Middle East refugee problem. Trump announced his plan after warning his audience of attacks like those that had just happened in […]
The reasons are not hard to find: always follow the money.
Jim W. Dean – The Ship of State is adrift, with the new Trump administration attacking the media and the Intel agencies, when he might already have sown the seeds of a new Watergate-type investigation.
From bromance to “Putin the Madman” in 3 short weeks, as Trumps mental state continues to deteriorate.
Donald Trump appeared to invent a terrorist attack in Sweden during a campaign-style rally in Florida on Saturday, inviting questions that he may have confused the Scandinavian country with a city in Pakistan. With thousands of supporters gathered in an aircraft hangar in Melbourne, Florida, Trump used his speech to talk about migration in Europe […]
Jim W. Dean – It’s been hectic first month for the new administration with cracks beginning to show in the overly confident new White house group that is heavy in political operatives but grossly short in the experience and skills for running a large and complex government.
As the US prepared to abstain from UN security council resolution 2334 in December 2016, the transition team of US President Donald Trump, who was just over a month from taking office, including then planned national security advisor Michael Flynn, worked to block the vote, Foreign Policy reported Friday.
In four weeks, Trump has seen his national security advisor ousted, a cabinet nominee withdraw, a centerpiece immigration policy fail in the courts and a tidal wave of damaging leaks.
Seven years ago, I wrote an article calling for the arrest of 5 justices of the US Supreme Court. It was the top read news article of that year according to Google.
Trump Fail: ‘Vicious circle’: Moscow warns NATO Black Sea buildup & increased spending may lead to new Cold War
Moscow will take “all necessary measures” to protect its national interests in the Black Sea, Russia’s envoy to NATO has said, warning the alliance risks ushering in a vicious new Cold War with its significant spending and military build up in the region. Wrapping up NATO Defense Minister’s two-day meeting in Brussels, Secretary General […]
Jim W. Dean – The word-dancing begins with the Russian engagement, where the Trump has to play tough to hold Congressional hawks in line, while going through the process of finding safe steps to take.