Monthly Archives: June 2016

The Pentagon Plans for War on Many Fronts

Since both Russia and China possess nuclear weapons, a future war could be on a scale never before experienced. by Rachelle Marshall Foreign Policy in Focus (June 23 2016) It is often said that nations typically defend themselves by preparing

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There are liars and then there’s Boris Johnson and Michael Gove

Nick Cohen The Guardian Saturday June 25, 2016. Where was the champagne at the Vote Leave headquarters? The happy tears and whoops of joy? If you believed Boris Johnson and Michael Gove, the Brexit vote was a moment of national

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Brexit won’t shield Britain from the horror of a disintegrating EU

Yanis Varoufakis The Guardian Friday June 24, 2016 Leave won because too many British voters identified the EU with authoritarianism, irrationality and contempt for parliamentary democracy while too few believed those of us who claimed that another EU was possible.

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Is Democracy Pure Fantasy ?

Trump versus Clinton in November by Stephen Lendman Global Research (June 08 2016) It’s all over but the postmortems. Trump and Clinton are their parties’ presumptive nominees. Choice for voters in November amounts to death by hanging or firing squad.

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The World Order is Crumbling

“Pax Americana” Is Dying by True Publica Global Research (June 03 2016) Six months into 2016 and the world looks decidedly nervous and edgy from a geo-political viewpoint. A dramatic oil price plunge has pushed producing nations into near crisis

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A Russian Warning

Club Orlov (May 31 2016) We, the undersigned, are Russians living and working in the USA. We have been watching with increasing anxiety as the current US and Nato policies have set us on an extremely dangerous collision course with

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Five evidence-based reasons why the NHS is better within Europe

As the EU referendum grows ever closer, Professor Lord Ara Darzi and colleagues seek to redress a lack of evidence on the role of the union on our health system As clinicians and economists, we know all too well the

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