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Transatlantic Treaty: Why It Will Not Work Without Provoking The World Into Armed Camps?


There is again another round of invented western self-delusional ”management concept”, in the traditions of the great ‘management consulting guru’ (or rather master conman, as the field is in general), that of transatlantic treaty or at times even so-nudged (to use another ”management conceptual tools”, mostly popular within the field of behavioural sciences) the Common … 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

Vindication: Lagarde, Crooked As I Once Said She Might Be


International Monetary Fund -IMF- appears to be a place where the crooked personalities thrive the most, as most recent (thus to avoid the long list throughout it’s history) we had Messr. Strauss-Kahn, the King-Pimp and now, of course, even before her nomination I stated confidently that the present incumbent, Miss. Lagarde, would win because she … Continue reading

Plots Thickens: 3-Articles On The New CIA Adventures in Latin America


Article One: RT & Ecuadorian Claims of ”Assassination”: Go to main page   News   Ecuadorian president warns of possible ‘CIA attack’ before elections Ecuadorian president warns of possible ‘CIA attack’ before elections Published: 6 January, 2013, 15:31 Edited: 7 January, 2013, 12:44 Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has said the CIA may try to kill … Continue reading

Messr. Hubert Vedrine (France’s Former Foreign Minister, 1997-2002) On FP: Western Decline Is a ‘Choice’ (Good Reading)


  Decline Is a Choice The West has nothing to fear but fear itself. BY HUBERT VÉDRINE | DECEMBER 10, 2012 The collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 was supposed to mark both the “end of history” and the birth of an international community founded on the universal acceptance of Western values — a … Continue reading

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

From Washington Times Blogger: Why US fight? [”Dollar Wars”]


Looking forward to WW3: Iran, Russia and China vs. the USA Comment | Tweet | Share | | | | More | Saturday, November 17, 2012 – Politics from the Blue Collar by Mike Shortridge Mike Shortridge Ask me a question. WASHINGTON, D.C., November 18, 2012 — Now that we have picked our commander in … Continue reading

Award-Winning Articles By Der Spiegel On Contemporary United States: Part 1, The Domestic Affairs (Reprinted In Full)


11/05/2012 06:07 PM Destroyed by Total Capitalism America Has Already Lost Tuesday’s Election A Commentary by Jakob Augstein Germans see the US election as a battle between the good Obama and the evil Romney. But this is a mistake. Regardless of who wins the election on Tuesday, total capitalism is America’s true ruler, and it … Continue reading

Breaking News On Libya: New Attack on UK ( and other headlines: Russia & new ‘armed groups’; US homeland drones, Egypt ‘Free Elections’ Tampering etc)


Well, as noted before and continuing to do so, the calculations are proving wrong: http://www.theatlanticwire.com/global/2012/06/rpg-fire-greets-british-ambassadors-convoy-libya/53406/ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/9326099/Australian-lawyer-free-if-she-reveals-Libyas-most-wanted-man.html http://www.france24.com/en/20120611-icc-delegation-held-libyan-prison-saif-al-islam-gaddafi-international-court http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/9326099/Australian-lawyer-free-if-she-reveals-Libyas-most-wanted-man.html   and in Egypt the continuing ‘tampering’ with ‘free elections and democracy’ goes on: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303444204577460610368607718.html?mod=WSJUK_hpp_MIDDLEFourthNews In U.S. domestic drones crisis: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/11/border-agency-overextended-drone-program/ http://rt.com/usa/news/us-navy-drone-states-603/ http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/jun/11/coast-guard-unmanned-navy-aircraft-crashes-eastern/   EU and New Federal Bank Designs: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/ccb2fda0-b3cd-11e1-8b03-00144feabdc0.html http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/europe-looks-at-plans-for-poltical-union-and-budgetary-oversight-a-838142.html   Is Russia facing new … Continue reading

Koch Brothers Exposed (Documentary & New Yorker Article): MUST MUST SEE & READ (Especially, If An American)!!!!!


See The Documentary Here (direct to Video Link hosted at FileBox): Koch Brothers Exposed what the documentary and it’s real-life events leave someone with is the fearful sense of what the ‘mob’/masses can do when pushed and pushed and pushed, or ignored or trampled upon etc, they will fight back with uncontrollable passion, occupy and … Continue reading

Ethos II: Finally The Bankers Have It, The Dream To Dominate In Entirety Europe (with a planned Federal European Banking System)


So, as stated, it appears that the banking powers are finally ready to further consolidate their greedy-nasty-tentacles into Europe with the plans for setting up an European equivalent of US Federal Bank, and probably to be ran by European-Goldman Sachs, and dominated by consortium of other powerful banks/Frankfurt Group, as Goldman has already set out … 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

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

Dotcom 2.0: The Next Big Internet-Induced Financial Crush (with headlines)


There is one thing that comes out in bigger-picture every time I watch the news or trend-observation on the general and specific shifts, and happenings across the globe, in areas of finances, banking, security etc, the more frequent nowadays is the new IPOs from social media, Facebook ”valued” at $100 billion I can assure readers … Continue reading

Russia, The West & Cold War II: My Special FSB Report


————-Declassified————- Here is my report, playing the role of an FSB strategic agent, analysing ‘Russia in contemporary world (of the Cold War II)’. Please understand this is a merely role-playing exercise, though the report was sent to few ‘special friends’ for review. [1] This first attachment (fsb support) is a simple ‘executive summary’: fsb support … Continue reading

The South [America]: The World Next Superpowers and Superthreats


South America is slowly showing off it’s independence and growth: [1] Argentina takes on UK, Spain and the rest of EU and UN at one go. It renationalise oil firms, YPF. It remilitarising at alarming rate with Falklands on her sights (my opinion, it is rightful theirs, even when brave fighters fell upon it from … Continue reading

The Islas Malvinas/Falklands Drama & Headlines of Interest


Source: Washington Post: http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/argentina-on-new-campaign-to-win-falklands-30-years-after-war/2012/03/31/gIQAGX6anS_story.html Argentina conuter-respond to recent joint US-UK economic and trade sanctions against her, with threats to these two countries financial institutions (sure does look like things are heating up): Source (biased) UK Sunday Telegrpah: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/banksandfinance/9178499/Argentina-threatens-to-sue-banks-helping-Falklands-oil-explorers-as-trade-war-with-Britain-escalates.html Selected Headlines: http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/interactive/2012/mar/29/carbon-map-infographic-world http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/29/us-syria-idUSBRE8280G820120329 http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2012/mar/30/george-galloway-bradford-west-byelection http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/mar/29/voters-politics-dirty-money http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2122454/Internet-addiction-Adults-spend-15-hours-week-online-thats-hours-years-ago.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2122241/Crumbs-Andrew-Lansley-Department-Health-blew-100-000-tea-biscuits-THREE-MONTHS.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2122388/Britain-Syrias-opposition-500-000-aid-gain-skills-build-democratic-future.html http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/france/9175297/France-detains-19-suspected-Islamists.html http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/japan/9175322/Japan-approves-shoot-down-order-for-North-Korean-rocket.html http://europe.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303812904577292273665694712.html?mod=WSJEurope_hpp_LEFTTopStories http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303816504577312874216869742.html?mod=WSJEUROPE_hpp_MIDDLETopNews http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304177104577311572820862442.html?mod=WSJEUROPE_hpp_MIDDLESecondNews http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304177104577311753729346314.html?mod=WSJEUROPE_hpp_MIDDLETopNews http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303816504577312833410895546.html?mod=WSJEUROPE_hpp_sections_world http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/egypts-muslim-brotherhood-push-no-confidence-motion-against-military-appointed-government/2012/03/29/gIQAEZbmiS_story.htmlContinue reading

Welcome To The BRICS World (To Your Left You Can See The Old Western-UN World & To Your Right The Contested Areas/the future of conflicts. Invest-Wisely and Have A Nice Transformation. Thank You)


BRICS is made up of Brazil, Russia, China, India and (more recent) South Africa, and seems to have recently started to bypass the 60 years old international system based on the Atlantic Model/Charter between the two Anglo-Saxons countries, Britain and US, also known as comically, United Nations (UN). Anyway, from now on every event in … Continue reading

Britain Calls On American Cavalry Against Argentina, Again (Over Falklands)


The First Falkland War & US-UK Support: In 1982 First Falklands War, Britain victory was only assured not by superb and brave fighting of it’s soldiers; from both the special forces, who were stretched to breaking point, but, alas, at the same time to be blamed for the numerous military distasters, as since coming from … Continue reading