NARCO-POLITIK: Who Is Behind the Mexican Drug Cartels? – By Dean Henderson (Archive)

Source – stuartbramhall.wordpress.com – “…When Falcon was arrested in 1975 he said he was working for the CIA and that part of his drug proceeds went to fund Latin American counter-revolutionary groups. FBI documents revealed that the CIA had been trying to destabilize the government of Mexican President Luis Echevarria due to his nationalistic stance…

OILIGARGHY: The Geostrategic Implications Of Crude Oil – By Anmol Kumar

Source – moderndiplomacy.eu The Geostrategic implications of crude oil In the 33rd Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC, a group often referred to as OPEC+, ministerial meetings in Vienna decided to reduce oil production by two million barrels per day from November. Despite calls from the United States to pump more oil…

OILIGARCHY: The Petrodollar-Saudi Axis Is Why Washington Hates Iran – By Gary Richard

Source – mises.org The Petrodollar-Saudi Axis Is Why Washington Hates Iran Authored by Gary Richard Kish, since you are wondering, is an Iranian island in the Persian Gulf famed for its tourist and shopping attractions. It is becoming a serious rival to other nearby vacation hubs in Doha and Dubai. Along with pristine beaches and…

NEO-CONNED: ‘The Thin Red Line’, NATO Can’t Afford To Lose Kabul & Kiev – By Pepe Escobar

Source – strategic-culture.org The Thin Red Line: NATO Can’t Afford to Lose Kabul and Kiev By Pepe Escobar Russia will not allow the Empire to control Ukraine, whatever it takes. That’s intrinsically linked to the future of the Greater Eurasia Partnership. Let’s start with Pipelineistan. Nearly seven years ago, I showed how Syria was the…

REALPOLITIK: The United States Declares War On Russia, Germany, The Netherlands & France – By Thierry Meyssan

Source – https://www.voltairenet.org/article218167.html The United States declares war on Russia, Germany, the Netherlands and France by Thierry Meyssan While the international press treats the sabotage of the Nord Stream gas pipelines as a news item, we analyze it as an act of war against Germany and the European Union. Indeed, the three gas supply routes…

HYBRID WAR: More Evidence Points To US-NATO Sabotage Of Nordstream – By Kurt Nimmo

Source – kurtnimmo.substack.com More Evidence Points to US-NATO Sabotage of Nordstream If you live in Germany, you may want to begin scouting out firewood before winter. Kurt Nimmo Increasingly, there is little doubt who is behind the Nordstream pipeline leaks, now numbering four. The corporate media is lamely attempting to blame Russia for blowing up…

OILIGARCHY: Who Profits From Pipeline Terror? – By Pepe Escobar

Source – thecradle.co Who profits from Pipeline Terror? Secret talks between Russia and Germany to resolve their Nord Stream 1 and 2 issues had to be averted at any cost The War of Economic Corridors has entered incandescent, uncharted territory: Pipeline Terror. A sophisticated military operation – that required exhaustive planning, possibly involving several actors…

HYBRID WAR: ‘Act Of War’, Did President Biden Order the Terror Attack Against Nord Stream? – By James Corbett & Prof. Michel Chossudovsky

Source – globalresearch.ca SM:…Just waiting for the moment our newly “Awoke’ & fighting mad Those/They/Them’s get to kick some royal Russkie ass…. U.S. Act of War against the European Union: Did President Biden Order the Terror Attack against Nord Stream? By James Corbett and Prof Michel Chossudovsky “Sabotage is the most likely cause of leaks…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Disaster Capitalism’, Germany & EU Have Been Handed Over A Declaration Of War – By Pepe Escobar

Source – thesaker.is Germany and EU have been handed over a declaration of war by Pepe Escobar The sabotage of the Nord Stream (NS) and Nord Stream 2 (NS2) pipelines in the Baltic Sea has ominously propelled ‘Disaster Capitalism’ to a whole new, toxic level. This episode of Hybrid Industrial/Commercial War, in the form of a…

OILIGARCHY: Fossil Fuels Giant Raising Election Chances Of Extreme-Right Candidates Using Dangerous High-Tech Weapon

Source – wallstreetonparade.com SM:..All this lame talk about ‘Democracy’, that relics long dead & buried – what we’re left with are two degenerate fascist camps in a fight to their…& our – collective deaths… A Fossil Fuels Giant Has Been Raising the Election Chances of Extreme-Right Candidates — Using a Dangerous High-Tech Weapon By Pam Martens…

DAS KAPITAL: Economist Michael Hudson On Debt Relief, Inflation, Ukraine Disaster Capitalism, Petrodollar Crisis

Source – multipolarista.com Economist Michael Hudson on debt relief, inflation, Ukraine disaster capitalism, petrodollar crisis Economist Michael Hudson joins Multipolarista host Ben Norton to discuss partial student debt relief in the US, inflation and the Fed, disaster capitalism in Ukraine, and China’s challenge to the petrodollar. Transcript BEN NORTON: Hey everyone, this is Ben Norton…

DEAD MEN DON’T TALK: Another Russian Energy Exec Found Dead, ‘Fell Overboard’ Boat At Full Speed

Source – zerohedge.com SM:…Now, now, let’s not jump to conclusions here – odds are Maganov was just attempting to locate the body of Robert Maxwell… Another Russian Energy Exec Found Dead, ‘Fell Overboard’ Boat At Full Speed Another one bites the dust… Less than two weeks since Ravil Maganov, the vice president and chair of…

OILIGARCHY: ‘Cheney’s Imperial Dream’, Plundering Iraq – By Eric Margolis (Archive)

Source – ericmargolis.com – “…Few talk or think about Iraq these days; the media ignores this important but demolished nation. Iraq, let’s recall, was the target of a major western aggression concocted by George W. Bush, Dick Cheney and Britain’s Tony Blair, financed and encouraged by the Gulf oil sheikdoms and Saudi Arabia. Most people…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: ‘An Autopsy’, Germany’s Energy Suicide – By Pepe Escobar

Source – thesaker.is Escobar: Germany’s Energy Suicide – An Autopsy When Green fanatic Robert Habeck, posing as Germany’s Economy Minister, said earlier this week “we should expect the worst” in terms of energy security, he conveniently forgot to spell out how the whole farce is a Made in Germany cum Made in Brussels crisis. Flickers…

OILIGARCHY: Reason U.S. Stays In Syria Revealed…To Steal Its Oil – By Eric Zuesse

Source – moderndiplomacy.eu Reason U.S. Stays in Syria Revealed: To Steal Its Oil By Eric Zuesse (Also Read: American Shame in Syria: US Persecutes Population with the Sanctions but Steals 66,000 Oil Barrels Every Day @ https://www.gospanews.net/en/2022/08/10/american-shame-in-syria-us-persecute-population-with-the-sanctions-but-steal-66000-oil-barrels-every-day/) Steven Sahiounie is an exceptionally reliable journalist on the Middle East, and is also the Editor-in-Chief of Mideast…

SCORCHED EARTH: We Are Not The First Civilization To Collapse, But We Will Probably Be The Last – By Chris Hedges

Source – scheerpost.com “…The historian Arnold Toynbee, who singled out unchecked militarism as the fatal blow to past empires, argued that civilizations are not murdered, but commit suicide. They fail to adapt to a crisis, ensuring their own obliteration. Our civilization’s collapse will be unique in size, magnified by the destructive force of our fossil fuel-driven industrial society.…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Geopolitics’, The World Is Splitting Into Two – By Alasdair Macleod

Source – lewrockwell.com “…But so long as he holds the pricing reins for energy, Putin can play with the euro to his heart’s desire. By manipulating his quasi-monopoly on energy, grains, and fertilisers he can increase pressure on the EU’s leaders to reject US hegemony. And to fully appreciate the power in Putin’s hands, it…

OILIGARCHY: Keeping The Mideast Safer For Dictators – By Eric S Margolis

Source – ericmargolis.com “…The so-called ‘Abraham Agreements’ forged by Trump & Co. were a cynical bad joke. They forced despotic Arab regimes to reveal that their under the table dealings with Israel that had been going on for decades. Saudi Arabia just beheaded 81 prisoners last week. The accords openly linked some of the Mideast’s…

KILL THE MESSENGER: ‘JFK-Destiny Betrayed’, Leaves No Doubt That JFK Was Assassinated As Part Of A CIA Coup

Source – covertactionmagazine.com “…The Vietnam War provided further cover for the CIA to import opium from the Golden Triangle that wound up addicting U.S. troops and countless other Americans. Within five to ten years of ending the Vietnam War in the mid-1970s, the CIA transferred this kind of operation to Afghanistan, the site of the…

NEO-CONNED: From Junk Economics To A False View Of History – By Michael Hudson

Source – unz.com “…That neoliberal pro-creditor ethic is the root of today’s New Cold War. When President Biden describes this great world conflict aimed at isolating China, Russia, India, Iran and their Eurasian trading partners, he characterizes this as an existential struggle between “democracy” and “autocracy”…By “democracy” he means oligarchy. And by “autocracy” he means…

SCORCHED EARTH: ‘World’s Largest Ponzi Scheme’, How Corporations Are Using Environment Concerns To Scam You – By Dr. Joesph Mercola

Source – mercola.com “…Investment firm BlackRock has more power than most governments on Earth, and it also controls the Federal Reserve, mega-banks like Goldman Sachs and the WEF’s Great Reset, according to F. William Engdahl, a strategic risk consultant and lecturer who holds a degree in politics from Princeton University. BlackRock also has ties to…

SCORCHED EARTH: Inflation, Scarcity & The Road To Survival – By Andrew Nikiforuk

Source – thetyee.ca “…We are now trapped in what I have called “the poverty of two narratives” that pits the business-as-usual crowd against the green transitionists. This supposed debate avoids unpleasant realities such as rising global consumption and growing rates of energy use in a finite world. Moreover, both groups believe unlimited economic growth is the only…

SCORCHED EARTH: The Great Carbon Capture Scam – By Rex Weyler

Source – greenpeace.org “…The oil industry — Shell, Chevron, and others — were not prepared to actually slow oil production to halt global heating, and since they had no intention of aiming for zero carbon emissions, they invented “net zero.” The “net” requires that we subtract some carbon from total emissions to create the illusion…

OILIGARCHY: The Curious Death Of Rudolf Diesel

Source – capitalremanexchange.com “…To this day no one knows what truly happened. Was he murdered by the Germans, by a competitor, or did he, in the knowledge of his financial state, take his own life. We will never know. What we do know is that he was responsible for inventing an engine that will go…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: ‘The Handbook For Debt-Soaked Nations’, Lie, Print, Inflate, & Finger-Point – By Matthew Piepenburg

Source – goldswitzerland.com “…As George Washington observed in a 1770’s moment of Realpolitik candor: “Nations have no permanent friends nor permanent enemies, just permanent interests.”…the backfiring of Western sanctions against Putin (de-dollarization, inflationary tailwinds and increasingly discredited central banks) were not only plain to foresee, but placed the West in an almost comical (yet tragic)…

G.O.D (GUNS, OIL & DRUGS) THE ‘UNHOLY’ TRINITY: No Way Out But War – By Chris Hedges

Source – scheerpost.com “…Trump is too unfocused and mercurial to offer serious policy solutions. He did set a timetable to withdraw from Afghanistan, but he also ratcheted up the economic war against Venezuela and reinstituted crushing sanctions against Cuba and Iran, which the Obama administration had ended. He increased the military budget. He apparently flirted with carrying…

SCORCHED EARTH: The Greatest Casualty Of The Ukraine War Could Be Planet Earth Itself – By Michael Klare

Source – tomdispatch.com “…The war in Ukraine is the last thing on Earth (so to speak) that we need right now. For reasons he explains vividly, it seems to ensure the worst when it comes to climate change on a planet where humanity is already at war with nature and it’s starting to strike back…

OILIGARCHY: The Real Reason Behind The EU’s Drive To Embargo Russian Oil – By Tom Luongo

Source – tomluongo.me “…Unfortunately, we are living through a time where the most powerful people in the world (at least in their minds) are openly trying to destroy the petroleum market for their own purposes and agenda. They are actively working to make oil and gas prices volatile to the point of destroying investment in…