Category Archives: US Global Hegemony

TheIMF admits that Russia has survived both the drop in oil prices and the sanctions and is on the path of recovery

http://thesaker.is/the-imf-admits-that-russia-has-survived-both-the-drop-in-oil-prices-and-the-sanctions-and-is-on-the-path-of-recovery/ Press Release No. 16/529 “IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Russian Federation” End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of … Continue reading

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The Werewolves who Hated Castro

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/12/07/the-werewolves-who-hated-castro/ The Little Havana celebrations of Fidel Castro’s death last month had a touch of mean-spirited delusion since perhaps Castro’s greatest achievement was defying American power and living to die of old age, observes Greg Maybury. By Greg Maybury Considering … Continue reading

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The Remarkable Story of Fidel Castro

https://consortiumnews.com/2016/12/04/the-remarkable-story-of-fidel-castro/ Since Fidel Castro’s death, the mainstream U.S. news media has been on a flashback to the Cold War presenting one-sided denunciations of the “communist dictator,” but there is another side to the story, explains Marjorie Cohn. By Marjorie Cohn … Continue reading

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The Saker blog finally blacklisted by the corporate media

The Saker blog finally blacklisted by the corporate media 🙂 5241 ViewsNovember 26, 2016 79 Comments Over the past couple of days emails have been pouring in warning me that the Saker blog made it to the “An Initial Set … Continue reading

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People Wake Up

by Peter Koenig http://thesaker.is/people-wake-up/ Neoliberal-fascist atrocities become rapidly ever bolder and are carried out with impunity. They should wake up the 99.99% from our brainwashed dreams and make us SCREAM! – Scream for change, not at the margin, but fundamental. … Continue reading

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Will Donald Trump be the United States’ Last Elected President?

http://thesaker.is/will-donald-trump-be-the-united-states-last-elected-president/ by Ernst Wolff During his election campaign, Donald Trump presented himself as the champion of America’s blue collar workers. He promised to ‘bring jobs back home’, create millions of well-paid new jobs, and raise the standard of living of … Continue reading

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The Establishment Strikes Back

The Establishment Strikes Back Donald Trump’s win shook up the System but the empire is already striking back as the same-ole powers-that-be seek to “guide” Trump back to establishment-friendly and pro-war policies that many voters rejected, writes Gilbert Doctorow. By … Continue reading

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President al-Assad: United States and its Western allies are to blame for failure of latest ceasefire

http://thesaker.is/president-al-assad-united-states-and-its-western-allies-are-to-blame-for-failure-of-latest-ceasefire/ November 3rd, 2016 Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad asserted that the United States and its Western allies are to blame for the failure of latest ceasefire, because terrorism and terrorists are for them a card they want to … Continue reading

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News and the Cold War

We live in an era of Cold War politics. I remember the first Cold War of the early postwar period. But I was only a child then. The first casualty of the Cold War is always the truth, and the … Continue reading

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The Imperial President’s Toolbox of Terror: a dictatorship waiting to happen

From Oct 12 Washington’s Blog: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2016/10/imperial-presidents-toolbox-terror-dictatorship-waiting-happen.html By John Whitehead, the Rutherford Institute. “When the President does it, that means that it is not illegal.”—Richard Nixon Presidents don’t give up power. Executive orders don’t expire at the end of each presidential term. … Continue reading

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