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New Silk Road or New World War for NATO Colonies?

New Silk Road or New World War for NATO Colonies?

The Trans-Atlantic community is now faced with a choice which, if answered incorrectly, may condemn humanity to an early extinction

03 June 2016

by Matthew Ehret-Kump

Why Brexit is a massive smokescreen (and why Britain should leave nonetheless)

Why Brexit is a massive smokescreen (and why Britain should leave nonetheless)

The actual challenge is not to cede national sovereignty to some mythical state of international economic integration, but to resist the corruption of the national policy-making process by shifts to technocracies and to ensure that the voting systems are not corrupted by lobbyists working in the interests of specific capital elites”.

03 June 2016

by Thomas Fazi

What will happen when brainwashed middle class Americans lose it all?

What will happen when brainwashed middle class Americans lose it all?

A hypothetical story about one middle-class American caught in the crossfire of a crashing economy and false belief system.

01 June 2016

by Barbara H. Peterson

Bank of America $1.27 bln U.S. mortgage penalty is voided

Bank of America $1.27 bln U.S. mortgage penalty is voided

U.S. appeals court on Monday threw out a jury's finding that Bank of America Corp was liable for mortgage fraud leading up to the 2008 financial crisis

23 May 2016

Opinion: 1

Clinton hits Trump for string of casino bankruptcies

Clinton hits Trump for string of casino bankruptcies

Hillary Clinton raised Donald Trump's record with bankruptcy as a warning about how he would handle the economy

23 May 2016

Turks won't get EU visa waiver before 2017: Bild newspaper

Turks won't get EU visa waiver before 2017: Bild newspaper

The German government does not expect Turks to get visa-free entry into the European Union before 2017 because Ankara will not fulfill the conditions for that by the end of this year, newspaper Bild cited sources in Berlin as saying on Monday.

23 May 2016

Croatia and Erdogan – Deus ex machina

Croatia and Erdogan – Deus ex machina

Erdogan’s visit to Croatia was an unqualified success for Turkey’s soft power. At the same time, Croatia will continue to be as poor as ever, if it keeps on waiting on investments Deus ex machina while being lulled by blind faith in the invisible hand of the market.
Weekly Risk Outlook

Weekly Risk Outlook

Syrian Support Group meets. Argentina reenters global debt bond market. Russia-Iran trade deals loom. Global metals conferences on the horizon. G7 convenes in Japan over economic policy.

16 May 2016

Brazil Is Reportedly Considering Selling State Assets to Raise Cash

Brazil Is Reportedly Considering Selling State Assets to Raise Cash

The country could sell part of the post office and airports as it tries to raise needed capital

16 May 2016

The middle class is vanishing in America's cities

The middle class is vanishing in America's cities

How and why the American middle class is being destroyed?

15 May 2016

Unlike Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Lacks A Simple, Clear Economic Message

Unlike Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Lacks A Simple, Clear Economic Message

"I don't think Hillary Clinton wants to do anything in one sentence," former Obama adviser David Axelrod said. "That's the problem, right?

07 May 2016

Opinion: 1

Why should I vote for Bernie? It’s the economy, stupid.

Why should I vote for Bernie? It’s the economy, stupid.

"Like the New Deal of the 1930s, Senator Sanders' program is designed to do more than merely increase economic activity”

23 April 2016

by Max J. Schindler

A Manifesto for Southern Europe

A Manifesto for Southern Europe

The West is in fear that the new economic crisis is emerging and no one is going to adhere to the blackmail of the turbo globalized capitalism.

23 April 2016

by Giuseppe Zaccaria

Cuban Steel In The Hour of Chaos

Cuban Steel In The Hour of Chaos

Even with US subversion and despite the genocidal actions of the US government, Cubans, being great internationalists, seek greater openness in their relations with the American people.

21 April 2016

by Jay Watts

Democracy or Farce?: The Brazilian Congress and the Impeachment of President Rousseff

Democracy or Farce?: The Brazilian Congress and the Impeachment of President Rousseff

Unfortunately, there are many within the opposition to the current government who want to use this crisis to roll back progressive measures of the Lula-Rousseff administrations.

20 April 2016

by James N. Green

Brexit would cost UK families £4,300 each a year

Brexit would cost UK families £4,300 each a year

The long-awaited Treasury document will say that a vote to leave the EU would shrink Britain's GDP by six per cent by 2030

18 April 2016

BREXIT a Tale of Two Options… or a US Trojan Horse for TTIP? Part Two

BREXIT a Tale of Two Options… or a US Trojan Horse for TTIP? Part Two

Brexit offers hope in destroying the process, but there is no guarantee that a Leave vote will be implemented based on past performance of EU votes.

14 April 2016

by Van Gelis

Are Americans Happy with Capitalist Crisis? The New York Times Thinks So

Are Americans Happy with Capitalist Crisis? The New York Times Thinks So

The majority of people in the US are sick and tired of a bipartisan consensus that has only brought misery and poverty for the many and great riches for the few.

13 April 2016

by Danny Haiphong

Panama Papers: Vladimir Putin sells

Panama Papers: Vladimir Putin sells

Journalism has become “corrupted by the demands of government propaganda” — and Putin sells.

08 April 2016

by Danielle Ryan

Greece: In the Eye of the Storm

Greece: In the Eye of the Storm

Greece is one large prison where every passing day brings on worse news.

07 April 2016

by Joshua Tartakovsky

US Capitalism Cannot Revive a New Deal for the Ongoing Crisis and Why It Matters

US Capitalism Cannot Revive a New Deal for the Ongoing Crisis and Why It Matters

As US capitalism continues to destroy the lives of workers everywhere, it has exacerbated the inability of the system to absorb the fruits of capitalist production.

06 April 2016

by Danny Haiphong

Trump predicts 'very massive recession' in U.S.

Trump predicts 'very massive recession' in U.S.

"I think we’re sitting on an economic bubble. A financial bubble."

03 April 2016

In the Eye of the Storm: Will Lula Strike Back?

In the Eye of the Storm: Will Lula Strike Back?

Turmoil on the streets - Brazil’s color revolution?

17 March 2016

by Pedro Marin

Interview with Dimitris Kazakis Leader of EPAM. Part 1

Interview with Dimitris Kazakis Leader of EPAM. Part 1

Germans Have Right to Oppose Migration, Greece Threatened by NATO Takeover. One of the most intelligent and interesting Greek politicians talks on different topics and today`s main geopolitical issues.

17 March 2016

by Joshua Tartakovsky

Greece is Being Filled with Economic Migrants, Not Refugees, While Merkel Orders More

Greece is Being Filled with Economic Migrants, Not Refugees, While Merkel Orders More

It is time to speak openly on the migration crisis: they are not refugees, they are migrants

10 March 2016

Opinion: 1

by Joshua Tartakovsky

Venezuela: Padrino López Must Take Power with Military Now and Save the Bolivarian Nation

Venezuela: Padrino López Must Take Power with Military Now and Save the Bolivarian Nation

Will Venezuela be taken over by a corrupt opposition, which stole food from the poor, destroyed the Venezuelan economy by speculation, promoted and encouraged murderous attacks in the country, supported violence and the shooting of police?

03 March 2016

by Joshua Tartakovsky

Beware of NATO bearing gifts

Beware of NATO bearing gifts

Greece, Turkey, the Aegean, and NATO never mixed in a positive, fruitful manner.

25 February 2016

by Ioannis Mantzikos

Writers

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Joshua Tartakovsky

Analysis should serve as a method to better understand our world, not to obscure it.

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Specialization: Israel and the Middle East, US politics

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Danielle Ryan

Ireland

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Specialization: Modern Japanese History, Modern Chinese History, Military History, History of Counterinsurgency, History of Disobedience, Dynamics of Atrocities in Wartime

Dovid Katz

Lithuania

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Specialization: Holocaust Revisionism and Geopolitics; East European Far Right & Human Rights; Yiddish Studies & Litvak Culture

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Specialization: History, Catalunya, Spain, Geopolitics, Nationalism in Europe, Islamization, Immigration

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Specialization: Jihadist Groups, Islamic Terrorism, Global Security

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Specialization: Media and government relations

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Specialization: Latin America, Brazil

Jay Watts

Canada

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Specialization: History, Marxism-Leninism, Imperialism, Anti-imperialism.

Materials: 2

Specialization: International Relations, Sociology, Geostrategy

Materials: 1

Specialization: civil rights

Lionel Baland

Belgium

Materials: 22

Specialization: Euroscepticism, Patriotic parties of Europe

Maram Susli

Australia

Materials: 3

Specialization: Geopolitics

Materials: 2

Specialization: Civil rights, Racism, US politics

Materials: 1

Specialization: geopolitics, economics

Max J. Schindler

Palestine-Israel

Materials: 9

Specialization: Politics

Miray Aslan

Turkey

Materials: 12

Specialization: Media, Politics

Materials: 5

Specialization: Politics, International relations

Navid Nasr

Croatia

Materials: 13

Specialization: Global security, Politics

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Specialization: Development of European Union, Non-governmental organizations, Politics and economics in Baltic States

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Specialization: Greece, Crisis of the US hegemony; Israel / Occupied Palestine, Oppression of Black people in the US

Materials: 4

Specialization: geopolitics, Russia, USSR

Pedro Marin

Brazil

Materials: 17

Specialization: Latin America, Ukraine, North Korea

Materials: 13

Specialization: Sustainable development, International relations, Comparative European politics, European integration, Eastern European politics and EU-Russia relations

Materials: 8

Specialization: Politics

Materials: 16

Specialization: Counterterrorist Finance

Seyit Aldogan

Greece

Materials: 3

Specialization: ISIS, Middle East, Globalization, Migrant crisis

Materials: 1

Specialization: Head of "Srebrenica Historical Project"

Materials: 3

Specialization: Economy, Social politics

Stevan Gajic

Serbia

Materials: 1

Specialization: Full time researcher at the Institute for European Studies

Materials: 5

Specialization: Geopolitics, Geoeconomics

Materials: 2

Specialization: Civil rights

Tobias Nase

Germany

Materials: 8

Specialization: Syria, US Foreign policy, Ukraine

Valerijus Simulik

Lithuania

Materials: 2

Specialization: Politics and economics in Baltic States, education and science, non - governmental organizations, globalization and EU

Van Gelis

Greece

Materials: 17

Specialization: Middle East

Materials: 1

Specialization: Kosovo, Serbia, Belgrad bombing

Materials: 5

Specialization: international relations, Russia

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