Monthly Archives: March 2015

Ukraine’s Oligarchs Turn on Each Other Ukraine’s Oligarchs Turn on Each Other March 24, 2015 Exclusive: Ukraine’s post-coup regime is facing what looks like a falling-out among thieves as oligarch-warlord Igor Kolomoisky, who was given his own province to rule, brought his armed men to Kiev to fight … Continue reading

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German MP: Ukraine only good for exploitation Bundestag Donbass Russia Sahra Wagenknecht Sanctions shale gas Ukraine US German MP: Ukraine good only for exploitation Sahra Wagenknecht interviewed by Sputnik March 25, 2015 Translated from French by Tom Winter The Ukrainian economy is in ruins today not only from the war in the Donbass, but … Continue reading

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Why we’re drifting towards World War 3

My Introductory Comments: Washington’s blog has already signalled the alarm regarding the situation in Ukraine: The EU has effectively lost control of the situation as a result of Obama’s Maidan coup a year ago. The far-right junta in Kiev now has a … Continue reading

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C’mon Angela, let them Greexit

by David Stockman • March 19, 2015 With each passing day it becomes more obvious that Europe is heading for an epochal financial conflagration. So buy-the-dip if you must, but don’t believe for a minute that the US has decoupled.  When the euro and … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize Chief Quits: asks Obama to return Peace Prizeørn_Jagland “On March 3, 2015, Jagland was demoted by the five-person Norwegian Nobel Committee, which elected Kaci Kullmann Five as its new chair. Jagland’s demotion is without precedent in the history of the Nobel Peace Prize. After the demotion, Jagland continued to … Continue reading

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United European Army

Well, I knew this had to happen eventually. I’ve written about this more than a year ago. See and I also wrote about it some time ago when Reinfeldt took Merkel, Cameron, and the Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte to the … Continue reading

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Playing Chicken with Nuclear War

Robert Parry is the closest I’ve seen to I.F. Stone Weekly in the 1950s, keeping the tradition going. This is the first time since the start of the age of nuclear warfare with the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki that … Continue reading

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New Plans for the Euro

This is my translation from Kritiska EU-fakta.(Feb 2015), published by Sweden’s Folkrörelsen Nej till EU: New Plans for the Euro: Plans are being laid to create a Finance Department responsible for planning the future of the Euro. The Troika has been increased … Continue reading

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Dismantle NATO Now!

This post was from Automatic Earth (see preceding post, though this one by David Stockman is much more focussed on NATO). Some of the Swedish bourgeois parties, including the Moderates) want Sweden to join NATO, ending Sweden’s 200 years long … Continue reading

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When Centralization Scales Beyond Our Control by Nicole Fosse. When Centralization Scales Beyond Our Control Another brilliant post from Nicolle Fosse. And I like the black and white pictures of this blog. Centralisation is especially noticeable for people whose government has chosen to join the EU. … Continue reading

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