North Atlantic vs Eurasia

EU Admits that "American-led System" Nears Its End by Paul Antonopoulos (May 26 2020) Image is from InfoBrics European Union foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell told a gathering of German ambassadors on Monday that "analysts have long talked about the end of an American-led system and the arrival of an Asian century. This … Continue reading North Atlantic vs Eurasia

Did Japan Just Beat the Virus Without Lockdowns or Mass Testing?

by Lisa Du and Grace Huang (May 23 2020) * Japan could end its state of emergency as early as Monday * Success against the pathogen comes despite loose lockdown Shibuya's Scramble Crossing during the state of emergency on April 25. Photographer: Soichiro Koriyama/Bloomberg We're tracking the latest on the coronavirus outbreak and … Continue reading Did Japan Just Beat the Virus Without Lockdowns or Mass Testing?

A Change of Venue

by Larry Romanoff (May 05 2020) I wrote an article on March 19 2020, titled, "All Truth Has Three Stages", listing them thus: First, it is ignored. Second, it is widely ridiculed. Third, it is accepted as self-evident. In this, I omitted something of importance. The second step actually has two stages: the … Continue reading A Change of Venue

CDC Report Confirms Remarkably Low Coronavirus Death Rate

Where is the Media? by Daniel Horowitz (May 22 2020) (May 26 2020) Most people are more likely to wind up six feet under because of almost anything else under the sun other than COVID-19. The CDC just came out with a report {1} that should be earth-shattering to the narrative of … Continue reading CDC Report Confirms Remarkably Low Coronavirus Death Rate

Debt, Liberty and “Acts of God”

by Michael Hudson (May 26 2020) Yves here. Michael Hudson recaps the logic of debt jubilees and other forms of debt relief, as practiced in ancient times when borrowers through circumstances outside their control were unable to make good. Monarchs recognized the danger of letting creditors create a permanent underclass. This is a short, … Continue reading Debt, Liberty and “Acts of God”

Arundhati Roy: Our Task is to Disable the Engine (May 02 2020) Storied author and PI Council member Arundhati Roy on Covid-19 and the "super-surveillance" state. The coronavirus pandemic has brought the machine of capitalism to a grinding halt. While the human race is momentarily incarcerated, and even as a record-size hole opens in the ozone layer above the Arctic, the earth has … Continue reading Arundhati Roy: Our Task is to Disable the Engine

Poisons Mean Extinction

For Bees and Humanity by Dr Vandana Shiva Navdanya International (May 19 2020) Global Research (May 25 2020) Image is by extradeda   If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live. - Maurice Maeterlinck, The Life of the Bee (1901) {1}   In … Continue reading Poisons Mean Extinction