The Federal Assembly Speech

Putin Vows to Reign in Capitalism and Shore Up Sovereignty by Mike Whitney https://www.unz.com (January 24 2020) https://www.unz.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/shutterstock_1039416523-600x454.jpg Western elites and their lackeys in the media despise Russian president Vladimir Putin and they make no bones about it. The reasons for this should be fairly obvious. Putin has rolled back US ambitions in Syria and … Continue reading The Federal Assembly Speech

How China Overtook the US …

... as the World's Major Trading Partner by Iman Ghosh VisualCapitalist.com (January 22 2020) https://www.zerohedge.com (January 24 2020) In 2018, trade accounted for 59% of global GDP, up nearly 1.5 times since 1980. Over this timeframe, international trade has transformed significantly - not just in terms of volume and composition, but also in terms of … Continue reading How China Overtook the US …

What are the symptoms caused by the China virus …

... and at what point should you go to the doctor? by Sarah Boseley, Hannah Devlin and Martin Belam https://www.theguardian.com (January 26 2020) What is the virus causing illness in Wuhan? It is a novel coronavirus - that is to say, a member of the coronavirus family that has never been encountered before. Like other … Continue reading What are the symptoms caused by the China virus …

China’s New Coronavirus: An Examination of the Facts

by Larry Romanoff Global Research (January 25 2020) https://www.globalresearch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/coronavirus-768x384.jpg The Western mass media have discussed the new coronavirus that began in the city of Wuhan in Central China but, apart from repetitive small details and the inevitable China-bashing, not much light has been shed on the circumstances. My initial commentary here is composed from a … Continue reading China’s New Coronavirus: An Examination of the Facts

Factors Behind the Hong Kong-China Extradition Bill

by Larry Romanoff Global Research (January 21 2020) https://www.globalresearch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/carrie-lam-hong-kong-extradition-bill.jpg The 2019 protests in Hong Kong were triggered by Carrie Lam‘s attempt to pass an extradition bill between Hong Kong and Mainland China. It is unclear if this were done at Beijing's request (which I believe it was) or at Lam's own initiative, but the Western … Continue reading Factors Behind the Hong Kong-China Extradition Bill

What Were We Thinking?

Trading With China Since 1988 by Godfree Roberts https://www.unz.com (January 17 2020) https://www.unz.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/ChinaTradeGR-2-600x356.png     The suggestion that any American administration had the power to influence decisively the course of a tremendous domestic-political upheaval in another great country on another side of the globe is intrinsically silly and childish. No great country has that sort … Continue reading What Were We Thinking?

The Bee: “The Most Important Living Being on the Planet”

by Physics and Astronomy Zone Global Research (January 22 2020) Important article first published by Global Research in September 2019 https://www.globalresearch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/gnn-400x208.jpg Its sting hurts a lot, but if they were to disappear, it would hurt much more. The Earthwatch Institute concluded in the last debate of the Royal Geographical Society of London, that bees are … Continue reading The Bee: “The Most Important Living Being on the Planet”