REALPOLITIK: ‘Crisis Cults’, The Politics of Cultural Despair – By Chris Hedges

Source – scheerpost.com “…Refuse to succumb to cynicism and despair…we will only do this through faith, the faith that the good draws to it the good, that all acts that nurture and protect life have an intrinsic power, even if the empirical evidence shows that things are getting worse. We will find our freedom, our…

HIT LIST: Phoenix & the Rebirth of Evil – By Ken Leslie (Flashback)

Source – thesaker.is “…Colby’s killing machine…were dressed in black, well-armed and led by American “advisors”. Their training took place in a former Catholic seminary on the Vung Tau peninsula where the future killers and torturers were initiated into the program in a faux mystical torch-lit ceremony resembling the initiation into the Waffen SS” Phoenix and…

HIDDEN HISTORY: The Secret Origins of the First World War – By Jim Macgregor & Gerry Docherty

Source – newdawnmagazine.com “…A carefully falsified history was created to conceal the fact that Britain, not Germany, was responsible for the war….At Versailles in 1919 Britain, France and the United States claimed that Germany had planned the war, deliberately started it, and rejected all Allied proposals for conciliation and mediation. Millions of documents were destroyed,…

CROSSROADS: ‘The Fight for Our Future’, Technocracy vs. the Republic – By Joaquin Flores

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…The great political crisis now is that a pandemic is being used to justify an end-run around constitutional rights, an end-run around pluralist society…In many ways this means that now is the final moment. We ask – whose great reset, ours or theirs?” Whose Great Reset? The Fight for Our Future…

REALPOLITK: Science for Madmen – By MN Gordon

Source – economicprism.com – “…According to Science magazine, “[Trump’s] repeated public dismissals of scientific expertise, and his disdain for evidence have prompted many researchers to label him the most anti-science president in living memory”…Maybe so.  But when science is being used by policy makers to do stupid and destructive things, like locking down the economy, being anti-science…

CROSSROADS: ‘United We Stand, Divided We Fall’, America’s New Mason-Dixon Line

Source – unz.com – “… You have a Left and Right that fully resembles the North and the South. And just as before, slavery (racism) is being heralded as the righteous cause of the political Union desiring more power and more consolidation – this time global. Likewise, racism is NOT the real issue today, just as…

REALPOLITIK: What’s at Stake in the Armenia-Azerbaijan Chessboard – By Pepe Escobar

Source – thesaker.is – “…To put it mildly, Moscow is walking on a geopolitical razor’s edge. Russia needs to exercise restraint and invest in a carefully calibrated balancing act between Armenia and Azerbaijan; must preserve the Russia-Turkey strategic partnership; and must be alert to all, possible US Divide and Rule tactics” What’s at Stake in…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: Reaching for Guns & Money – By Vijay Prashad

Source – consortiumnews.com – “…The resources in the Democratic Republic of the Congo alone are estimated to be worth at least $24 trillion; meanwhile, despite Congo having half of Africa’s water resources and forests, 51 million of the country’s residents remain without access to potable water…. the debt-servicing payments for 2020-2021 would be between $2.7 trillion and…

REALPOLITIK: This is Now the World’s Greatest Threat—And It’s Not Coronavirus

Source – thesaker.is – “…With lockdown-caused destitution, unemployment, lack of food and shelter for hundreds of millions of people worldwide, one would expect that the WEF would be satisfied that “overconsumption” had been sufficiently curbed. However, they know there is still substantial wealth in the American and European middle classes that can be tapped for…

REALPOLITIK: What You Need to Know About the Bloody Conflict Over Nagorno-Karabakh

Source – rt.com  – “…In 1988, the authorities of Nagorno-Karabakh, which remained predominantly Armenian in ethnic makeup, despite Azerbaijani administration, petitioned Moscow to have their land transferred to Armenia. After this was rejected, tensions mounted, escalating into a full-fledged war in 1991…it lasted until May 1994 and claimed an estimated 15,000 to 25,000 lives on…

CROSSROADS: How Three Prior Pandemics Triggered Massive Societal Shifts

Source – theconversation.com – “…Pandemics tend to shape human affairs in three ways. First, they can profoundly alter a society’s fundamental worldview. Second, they can upend core economic structures. And, finally, they can sway power struggles among nations” How Three Prior Pandemics Triggered Massive Societal Shifts Before March of this year, few probably thought disease could…

REALPOLITIK: Don’t Be Fooled, The 2020 Election Has Already Been Decided

Source – rutherford.org – “…I’m not holding my breath in the hopes that the winner of this year’s popularity contest will save us from government surveillance, weaponized drones, militarized police, endless wars, SWAT team raids, asset forfeiture schemes, overcriminalization, profit-driven private prisons, graft and corruption, or any of the other evils that masquerade as official…

REALPOLITIK: ‘Sinophobia’, Lies & Hybrid War – By Pepe Escobar 

Source – asiatimes.com – “…The world is not “endangered” because at least vast swathes of the Global South are fully aware that the much-ballyhooed “rules-based international order” is nothing but a quite appealing euphemism for Pax Americana – or Exceptionalism. What was designed by Washington for post-WWII, the Cold War and the “unilateral moment” does…

MASONIC VISIONS: Twilight in the Desert for Saudi & MBS? – By F. William Engdahl

Source – journal-neo.org – “…Now, as MBS orders yet new desperation cuts in Saudi oil prices, his economy is imploding from all sides—from the stupid Vision 2030 plan to even the traditional oil sector, the source for 87% of the Kingdom budget. The economic decline of Saudi Arabia will have huge geopolitical consequences beyond the…

REBEL YELL: ‘Prelude to War’, The Spanish Civil War & Today’s America

Source – ammo.com – “…The comparison between the Church in Spain 1936 and white Americans in 2020 isn’t much of a stretch. Much of the violence directed against the Church was predicated on the basis that they “deserved” this as payback for historical crimes. All told, 3,400 priests, monks and nuns were murdered during the first…

DEAD MEN DON’T TALK: ‘Poisoned Pawn’, Taxi Drivers Know Everything – By Dmitry Orlov

Source – cluborlov.blogspot.com – “…Angela (Merkel) called Moscow and demanded: Russia must stop supporting Lukashenko, otherwise we will announce that Navalny had been poisoned with “Novichok.” Moscow refused and increased support of Lukashenko…The next day Berlin announced that analysis results showed poisoning with a cholinesterase inhibitor. This was its last warning shot. Then there was…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: ‘The Great Global Reset’, Hyperinflation, Fascism & War

Source – thesaker.is – “… I have mentioned that the Bank of England-led “solution” to this oncoming financial blowout of the $1.5 quadrillion derivatives bubble is being pushed under the cover of a “Great Global Reset” which is an ugly and desperate effort to use COVID-19 as a cover for the imposition of a new post-covid world…

BRAVE NEW WORLD: ‘Dr. Strangelove’, How the U.S. Military Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Bomb

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…Did the U.S. have to put everything into expanding their military, turning away from the concept of a nation at peace made up of citizen soldiers and instead towards a nation in perpetual war made up of the Nietzschean fantasy of Übermensch (Beyond-Man) super soldiers, the very thing that Eisenhower warned against?”…

REALPOLITIK: Pepe Escobar – The Mask Of Empire Has Fallen

Source – asiatimes.com – “…Murray reports the exact moment when the mask of Empire fell, not with a bang, but a whimper: “The gloves were off on Tuesday as the US Government explicitly argued that all journalists are liable to prosecution under the Espionage Act (1917) for publishing classified information.” (italics mine)…..Julian Assange is being condemned…

WORLD WAR ‘C’: ‘Fabricating a Pandemic’, Who Could Organize It & Why? – By Gregory Sinaisky

Source – geopolitics.co – “…The regime in Washington has a history of using fabricated crises to achieve their goals. According to H.L. Mencken: – “The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of…

REALPOLITIK: The Historic Clash of Two Opposing Geopolitical Paradigms – By Matthew J.L. Ehret

Source – canadianpatriot333473442.wordpress.com – “…That the United States does not go abroad in search of monsters to destroy. She is the well-wisher to the freedom and independence of all. She is the champion and vindicator only of her own. That by involving itself in the internal affairs of other nations, the United States would destroy its…

GLADIO: The World Anti-Communist League, ‘The Internationale of Crime’ – By Thierry Meyssan

Source – voltairenet.org – “…In order to combat Soviet presence in Afghanistan, the American Security Council finances [15] a thematic section of WACL: the Committee for a Free Afghanistan….The operation is led by General J. Milnor Roberts. The Committee is directly involved in providing logistical support to “freedom fighters” authorized by the CIA’s Director, William [16]…

MASONIC VISIONS: ‘New Monotheistic Jerusalemite Order’, Apocalypse Now! – By Gilad Atzmon

Source – unz.com  –  “…The  true nature of that global power is mysterious even to itself. But the practical meaning of such a ‘new order’ and its impact on the world is there for all to see…In theory at least, the fear of a ‘global pogrom’ or ‘universal holocaust’ is supposed to unite us. It…

REALPOLITIK: Lucien Conein, The ‘Lawrence of Vietnam’ – By John Simkin (Archive)

Source – jeffsharletandvietnamgi.blogspot.ca – “….Conein might have been involved in the assassination of John F. Kennedy. In his book, The Last Investigation (1993), Gaeton Fonzi points out that Conein was closely connected to E. Howard Hunt and Mitchell WerBell, two men suspected of the crime. Joseph Trento has also pointed out that Conein worked with Ted Shackley and William Harvey at the JM/WAVE CIA station in Miami in…

HIGH CRIMES: ‘The Plot Against Libya’, An Obama-Biden-Clinton Criminal Conspiracy – By Eric Draitser

Source – counterpunch.org – “…Here, in this cell in a dank old warehouse in Bani Walid, there are no smugglers, no rapists, no thieves or murderers. There are simply Africans captured by traffickers as they made their way from Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, Eritrea, or other disparate parts of the continent seeking a life free of…

COUP D’ETAT: Who Wants to Overthrow President Lukashenko? – By Thierry Meyssan

Source – voltairenet.org – “…Born fatherless on a collective farm, Alexander Lukashenko became the most skilfull head of state in Europe. That being said, Belarusians may have grievances against President Lukashenko, but not against his policies. All the connoisseurs of the country, whether they are among his supporters or among his opponents, admit that his policy…