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Stephen M. Walt On FP: Top 10 warning signs of ‘liberal imperialism’


Are you a liberal imperialist? Liberal imperialists are like kinder, gentler neoconservatives: Like neocons, they believe it’s America’s responsibility to right political and humanitarian wrongs around the world, and they’re comfortable with the idea of the United States deciding who will run countries such as Libya, Syria, or Afghanistan. Unlike neocons, liberal imperialists embrace and … Continue reading

De-Westernization of Globalization: An Excellent Research Paper From The Respected Zurich-Based Centre For Security Studies (Highly Recommended Reading)


19 March 2013 The De-Westernisation of Globalisation Democracy and globalization Because they now see a direct correlation between economics and national security, Western leaders are trying to ‘rein in’ globalization or so Jonas Gratz claims. Whether they can do that, however, will depend on their ability to pursue coherent economic agendas and solve assorted domestic … Continue reading

Are The Contemporary Islamic Fighters Dictating The ”Terror Wars”?


A simple unmissable fact: Modern Islamic Insurgencies appear to be firmly in control of the general status of the contemporary global violence, in the sphere of so-called ”global war on terror”. It does seem that, utilizing the popular guerrilla tactics and strategies and the general wisdom of military strategy, the Contemporary Islamic Insurgencies are [a] … Continue reading

Is Thailand Next After Mali?


The simple question is: Is there a pattern of strategic master-strokes of Islamic Insurgency Worldwide and their abilities to shift contemporary battlefields from Central Asia to Middle East, to Africa, Europe, to Far East Asia etc?

Gordon Adams FP Article: Continental Shift


  Continental Shift Why the Pentagon should pay less attention to Africa. BY GORDON ADAMS | JANUARY 25, 2013 The U.S. military has left Iraq and will leave Afghanistan soon. One might assume that this means a lower level of U.S. military operations overseas. Not so fast. Military operations in Mali and the connected Algerian … Continue reading

My New PressTV article is up: On Contemporary Geopolitics


Here is the direct link to PressTV website.

My Published Article On PressTV


Here are few of my published articles on PressTV. Second on Syria as Modern Spanish Civil War Third Submitted as Yet to be published (pdf): syria extension Fourth Submitted as Yet to be published (pdf): The Resistance

President Kwame Nkrumah Must Read Paper: Understand the Politics of Neo-Colonialism and Imperialism


To understand today’s so-called liberalisation of the world by western states, from the so-called colour revolutions to ”Arab Spring”, IMF and World Bank ”Philanthropic activities” across the third world, READ this little work, just focus on chapter One. The work was written in the 1960s by Ghana’s first independent President, Mr. Kwame Nkrumah and still … Continue reading

Al-Qai’da Jihad:Is It Not A Model Of Military Strategic Excellence But Not An Overall Strategic Execellence (Making Strategy: Mixing Political Strategy Is The Key To Total Victory)


Every time I analyze Al-Qa’ida strategic behaviour I am left just amazed and at time with a true admiration, as a defence-security analyst, in recognition of how the group’s military strategy is, and has been, without a doubt an absolute model of a military excellence. However, when also examined one thing that comes out fairly … Continue reading

The Most Dangerous Blowback: How The Muslims came to OPENLY Embrace with A Sense Of Pride The Contemporary Mujahidins (Al-Qai’da & Affiliates)


The most serious and critical, perhaps the lesser covered aspect or merely unappreciated as yet, of the present Islamic blow-back, is the loss of [a] ”hearts and minds” of Muslims and [b] previous effectiveness power of the ”fear-tactics” based on constant surveillance and arrests by the western states at home and abroad of the Muslims. … Continue reading

New Age of Women Exploitation: How Non-Western Women Are Being Used As Tools Of Western Foreign Policy


History is full of ”heroic” women in the line of fire and in the game of high politics and security affairs from Cassandra and Helen of Athens to Dido of Carthage, to Mata-Hari, SOE women and so forth. Today, the women of ”third world”, apparently, that to the western version– chained and beaten every day … Continue reading

[My New Research Paper] A Case Against Counter-Terrorism: A Worst Policy Scenario For Democracies (Dershowitz Interesting Chapter & Headlines)


The Link to my paper is below: counter-terror_CWI Here is an interesting chapter from Alan M. Dershowitz (fictional not much of an actual scholarly work), from his book ‘Why Terrorism Works’, Chapter Three: How an Amoral Society Could Fight Terrorism pp. 105-130. The interesting thing about this work is exactly what I state in my … Continue reading

What Is Arab Spring?: Watch This Rather Unrelated Though Familiar Documentary Into The ‘Secrets of CIA’


Focus especially on first 9-20 mins take on ‘Iran Coup of 1953’, Indonesia etc. But all in all it is worth 01 hrs 30 mins watch (all relate to the great orchestration of contemporary ‘Arab Spring’). Direct Link (hosted at Google Videos): Secrets of CIA (no commercials) Excellent selections of headlines: Spanish banks to receive … Continue reading

Breaking News: US attacked in Libya (Just Like I predicted: Reaping The Seeds We Sow), Now The Question is Where Next (Egypt, Yes/Mali, Yes…)?


News: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jun/06/us-embassy-attack-libya I predicted this long long time ago. The west never seem able to learn the truth about ‘Arabia’, it is ‘Infidel-Hating’ to the bone, and the only people who seems able to suppress this hate are the vile ‘dictators’, since ‘the buck stop with them’ (if a group attack the west, they know … Continue reading

Contemporary Africans & Middle Easterners Tacitly Helping in Erecting New Colonialism Foundations For Their Nations & People


The point of this brief article is this: The Greater Africa and Middle East are both slowly recreating, with eager helping hand, new colonial foundations for their respective regions, nations and people, while South America & Asia is no longer susceptible to ‘colonial creep’. What is colonialism? Is the domination with tacit acceptance of the … Continue reading

The Dictator & Sacha Baron Cohen: Telling It As it Is (The Truth about Contemporary Politics, Society and Economics). HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.


Yesterday we watched The Dictator, and I was not disappointed, the general film is the usual Cohenasque satirical silliness, but it is the essence of the story that was interesting. For example; Cohen’s Main Character: The Dictator embodied the contemporary Arab Spring targeted-ruling tyrants, with a symbolic focus on Libyan Gaddaffi as presented via Cohen’s … Continue reading

The Syrian Rubicon: The Point of No-Return For The West, and The Disastrous Effect on Regional and Country’s Stability & Peace


The West can accept nothing short of a complete dissolution of existing Syrian Regime under Assad, they have crossed the[ir] point of no return already. What does this mean for the country and the region? It means, the west will continue supporting and arming the internal and external terrorists no longer a representatives of their … Continue reading

Few Recent Vindications: Facebook Bubble; Iran; Africa; Egypt; Syria; Italy


well here are few listed most recent vindications of my analyses: 1. The Facebook/Social Media IPOs & the New devastating effect on an already fragile and unstable global economy. In other words, if it persists we are all screwed, again! Facebook’s Bad Day: The End of the Social Media Bubble? Facebook bubble begins to deflate? … Continue reading

My Research Paper On NATO: Role, Effectiveness & Legitimacy (with some headlines)


Please find the paper here as a pdf file (20pp.) NATO [CWII-GLOB.SEC] Headlines: Mexican arrests ‘drug generals’ New ‘National Service’ for 120,000 teenagers ‘Please deport me, there’s no work in Britain’ Census: Minority babies are now majority in U.S. U.S. Hits a Demographic Milestone Insight: Swing states: Could Europe decide the U.S. election? Hope for … Continue reading

Who Is Assassinating The Former Libyan or Gadhafi Members of ‘priviledged state secrets club’?


Someone is hard at work killing off any remaining former Gadhaffian members of state, especially the close-knit club who are priviledged to all sort of sensitivites informations, dealings and so forth. The chain of killings began with Gadhafi himself, his sons, and one remaining, I have no doubt he will be dealt with, and given … Continue reading