Paul Craig Roberts – former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury under President Reagan, former editor of the Wall Street Journal, listed by Who’s Who in America as one of the 1,000 most influential political thinkers in the world, PhD economist … Read the rest
The cars chosen by presidents, kings, prime ministers and other leaders of the world in the past and today, also reveal their tastes in foreign affairs.
The car fleet of the last Emperor of Russia Nicholas II in 1913 consisted … Read the rest
The golden age of political poisoning has largely come and gone. POTUS, however, still eats the way a ruler of an Empire did.
We know Saddam Hussein, for one, had people on the payroll to sample his dinner. His son … Read the rest
Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu wants to end to free government housing.
“Somebody has to have the courage to say this is not what we intended,” she said. Free housing was not in the Freedom Charter, which talked of there … Read the rest
The pro-American publication Der Spiegel says a new biography on Angela Merkel’s life in East Germany shows she was closer to the communist apparatus and its ideology than previously thought.
Published this week and written by journalists Günther Lachmann and Ralf … Read the rest
Wars are a terrible waste of lives and resources, and for that reason most people are in principle opposed to wars, writes historian and political scientist Jacques Pauwels.
The American President, on the other hand, seems to love war. Why? … Read the rest
Ethnic cleansing is coming to Ukraine.
Global chessboard enthusiast Zbigniew Brzezinski has a plan for Ukraine. In a recent speech to the Woodrow Wilson Center, excerpted by the Atlantic Council, he argues forcefully in favor of the United States providing … Read the rest
Christoph R. Horstel, government consultant and publicist, based in Germany, discusses the situation in Ukraine.
On June, 20 Ukraine’s recently elected president, Petro Poroshenko, ordered a unilateral ceasefire between government-backed forces and independence supporters in the east until June, 27 … Read the rest
As a result of immigration and government cover-ups, rape statistics in Sweden have shot through the roof. Sweden is the only industrial country that gets anywhere near South Africa, the so-called “rape capital of the world”.
According to international rape … Read the rest
Privacy is a prerequisite for a prosperous economy. Four ways that mass surveillance hurts the US economy.
The Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada – Ann Cavoukian, Ph.D. – noted last month:
Privacy is Essential to … Prosperity and Well-Being… Read the rest
By Wayne Madsen.
«Oceania was at war with Eurasia: therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia. The enemy of the moment always represented absolute evil, and it followed that any past or future agreement with him was impossible». … Read the rest
A recent report from KPMG claims the next 15 years could produce something of a revolution.
In the paper, titled “Investing in the Future”, KPMG describes how the world of investment management is likely to change by 2030.
The investment management industry … Read the rest
On the face of it, and certainly the emotional response will always be a resounding yes!
While SA seems expensive it may be because we are basing our opinions on misguided ramblings of people who have not done their research.… Read the rest