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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

Rome Is Falling: Links to Great Articles on The ‘America In Decline Series’


Here is a selection of great reading links to some of the partially brilliant analyses on the contemporary United States, looked at home and abroad, but perhaps the most important reading-article, highly recommended, is this from Power and Policy blog at Harvard School, why America is her own enemy (”I looked at the enemy, and … Continue reading

Updated Note To Yesterday’s Post On ‘America In The Age of Decline: Not Another Revision of Nye’s Soft Power Thesis (more anti-thetical)


To: Those Who Made Further Enquiries On the Matter,   Yesterday I noted how the United States should approach contemporary international affairs within the Bismarck paradigm to international diplomacy rather than the Kaiser-ian arm-centric model, and any knowledgeable reader might be forgiven to believe that the thesis presented seemed to echo another attempt for a … Continue reading

Award-Winning Articles By Der Spiegel On Contemporary United States: Part 2, The International Affairs (Reprinted In Full)


11/05/2012 06:33 PM Divided States of America Notes on the Decline of a Great Nation By SPIEGEL Staff The United States is frittering away its role as a model for the rest of the world. The political system is plagued by an absurd level of hatred, the economy is stagnating and the infrastructure is falling … 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

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

Excellent Article From The Foreign Policy On The Disgraced Tony Blair


A Man With No Country – By Alex Massie | Foreign Policy   Usual Selection of Interesting Headlines: The Enigma 1,800 Miles Below Us Wasting Time Is New Divide in Digital Era Tony Blair’s moral decline and fall is now complete News International ‘tried to blackmail select committee’ How the Mail revealed the Conservative Party’s … Continue reading

YOU SHOULD DARE TO CARE: WHY OUR WESTERN-LEADING ‘DEMOCRATIC’ NATIONS ARE [SEDUCED BY] MOVING TO TOTAL TOTALITARIAN PRACTICES?


SIMPLE SINGLE STATEMENT: WE SHOULD ALL START TO CARE DEEPLY IN OUR POLITICAL STRUCTURES AND SYSTEMS, AS WE ARE SLOWLY ERECTING A PARALLELS THAT RESEMBLE ALL BUT IN NAME TOTALITARIANISM SOCIO-POLITICAL PRACTICES; FROM CISPA, TO UK-LAWS, TO ANTI-TERROR LAWS, RENDITION, TORTURE, POLICING POWERS, CURTAILING PROTESTS (THAT FREEDOM TO ASSEMBLE AND DEBATE) TO BIG-BROTHERISM AND SO … Continue reading

Street Lamps For Public Surveillance: An Article From RT (and a list of excellent headlines links)


‘Big brother’ lamp posts can hear, see and bark ‘Obey!’ at you America welcomes a new brand of smart street lightning systems: energy-efficient, long-lasting, complete with LED screens to show ads. They can also spy on citizens in a way George Orwell would not have imagined in his worst nightmare. ­With a price tag of … Continue reading

Excellent Reading: Amy Goodman and Intelligence Services Rogueness


Remember in the past I stated how the intelligence services are actual rulers of ‘democracies’; manipulating elections (even in Egypt they just achieved to ‘positioning’ finally Mr. Amr Moussa, the pro-western former Mubarak regime FM, and others), blackmailing uncorruptable public represenatives and political leaders, assasination and intimidations, and so forth. Here is an excellent repetition … Continue reading

Shame of Britain: Excellent New York Times Piece on ‘From the Birthplace of Big Brother’


From the Birthplace of Big Brother Published: April 15, 2012 The George W. Bush team must be consumed with envy. Britain’s government is preparing sweeping new legislation that would let the country’s domestic intelligence agencies monitor all private telephone, e-mail, text message, social network and Internet use in the country, bypassing requirements for judicial warrants. … Continue reading

On The Debate Over Surveillance and ‘Democracies’


Recently, I held a small private debate on ‘democracies’ and surveillance, and during the debate I asked the attendees to take a simple thought away with them—- ”It was not that the danger is with the implementation of these undemocratic bills, but rather it was even discussed in open within ‘sacred’ democratic institutions, such as … Continue reading

Welcome To Soviet-UK! (Everything You Do, From Entrance To Exit, We Are Watching & Listening. Thank You)


http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/apr/01/government-email-social-network-surveillance In the US, they have similar program brought under Bush Administration, known fully as TSP (Terrorist Surveillance Program?????). Anyway, this is our, UK, final frontier of whatever ‘privacy’ we might had, as the law is about to be re-introduced (and probably passed) that will carpet the entire little Britain with Stasi technologies of eavesdropping, … Continue reading

Spot the Difference: Fascism Under The Fascists Proto-Democrats & Fascism Under the Liberal Proto-Democrats


This article from the Guardian under lines the Fascismification of the west, as others stories of new detainees laws, new terror bills, and so forth and Brutus said, ‘it is all for the well-being of the state, countrymen and women’ (I have two-fingers up). http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/23/nypd-intelligence-monitored-liberal-groups Infiltration of anti-globalisations, environmentalists, school childrens playgrounds, churches, mosques, temples, … Continue reading

Toulouse Tragedy: A Post-Mortem (from various media sources)


Here are some of the few excellent links on a post-toulouse crisis, and how it appears at the present to be beneficiary to Mr. Sarkozy, however, I might argue that, if the post-mortem nature of a real deep analysis and critique continues it might, just about, turn the table against him. To appreciate the point … Continue reading

The French Tragedy: Is it a State & Secret Security Services Collision (in support of Sarkozy Re-Election)?


As I have always stated, everywhere, one needs always to question the story behind the story; read between the lines, deconstruct and reconstruct, to make sense of realities, even if it sounds like a big conspiracy, one might be probably more closer to truth than the average headlines observer. [1.] Why the attacks happened now … Continue reading

Sarah Palin ‘Game Change’ Film: The Dumbing-Down of US Politics


The film illustrate a much bigger problem, not just the few as a commentator (see the link below) called it political ignomarius, but rather, a political ignormarius of the entire US population, most of whom can not even point to where South Korea is, or a mere who is their treasury secretary, or what is … Continue reading

A Must Listen To Clip (16mins): The New Yorker’s ‘Political Scene’ Debating Iran (The Most Level-Headed Analysis. Highly Recommended)


http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/newsdesk/2012/03/iran-israel-nuclear-weapon-obama.html Other headlines, with excellent readings:Headlines 1. Rampage in Afghan: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/mar/11/us-soldier-killing-afghanistan-children http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2113410/US-soldier-kills-16-Afghan-civilians-deadly-shooting-rampage.html http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/us-soldier-detained-after-opening-fire-on-afghans/2012/03/11/gIQAFFlW4R_story.html http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/12/world/asia/obamas-plans-in-afghanistan-complicated-by-recent-events.html?hpw http://www.france24.com/en/20120312-us-soldier-kill-afghan-civilians-kandahar 2. UK Politics: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2113485/Lib-Dem-party-turmoil-activists-vote-NHS-reforms-spring-conference.html (The Shrinking Empire As I Stated) http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/mar/11/queen-elizabeth-marks-anniversary-as-realm-shrinks/ http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertynews/9137741/Home-buying-scheme-dismissed-as-gimmick.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2113512/Symbols-war-turned-works-art–careful-sit.html 3. US Politics: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304537904577274830612778326.html?mod=WSJ_World_LEFTSecondNews http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/09/us-usa-goldmansachs-utah-idUSBRE8280XC20120309 http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/09/us-usa-campaign-money-idUSBRE8281EV20120309 (Why these guys continue to be left to operate, they have continously been associated with dodgy-dealings, fraud and other crises, from … Continue reading

My Up-Coming Free E-Short-Book (MUST READ SYNOPSIS): The World of 20XX


In this book I will argue that there is an agressive revival of colonialism from the three states of European stock, 1. The US: From A Good Leader to A Corrupt Power First, The United States of America, though, she appears to be caught mostly between schizophrenic cartesian dualism of ‘to be or not to … Continue reading