Monthly Archives: February 2015

The March to Extinction–what’s coming and where to go to avoid it.

by Dmitry Orlov Club Orlov (February 17 2015) This blog is dedicated to the idea of presenting the big picture – the biggest possible – of what is going on in the world. The abiding areas of interest that make

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Ukraine–The Denouement.

The Russian Loan and the IMF’s One-Two Punch by Michael Hudson CounterPunch (February 16 2015) The fate of Ukraine is now shifting from the military battlefield back to the arena that counts most: that of international finance. Kiev is broke,

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Crunch Time for Ukraine—-and Europe ?

Will the German Chancellor Bring Peace to Ukraine? by Mike Whitney CounterPunch (February 11 2015) German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande flew to Moscow on Friday for an emergency meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to try

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CUBA-The World’s Most Sustainable Country.

by Tom Lewis The Daily Impact (February 09 2015) By 2006, when this picture was taken, urban farms such as this converted soccer field in the middle of Havana were supplying the city with ninety percent of its produce while

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The European Union and Russia- a Game Changer.

Europe Furious That Greece Is Now A Russian Sanctions Veto by Tyler Durden Zero Hedge (January 29 2015) Two days ago, Zero Hedge first, and shortly thereafter everyone else, pointed out something stunning {1}: the biggest surprise to emerge so

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Greece under attack.

Pray for Yanis Varoufakis by Paul Craig Roberts http://www.paulcraigroberts.org (February 01 2015) Greece’s new Finance Minister is a highly intelligent person. His likes are not to be found in any Western government. As he stands in the way of those

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“Whiplash”-the Cause of Death for Industrialist Economies.

by Dmitry Orlov Club Orlov (January 20 2015) Over the course of 2014 the prices the world pays for crude oil have tumbled from over $125 per barrel to around $45 per barrel now, and could easily drop further before

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