I can’t begin to convey the amount of insanity being expressed in the world at the moment. Check the headlines at sott.net – zerohedge,com – and rt.com, and you will see what I mean. I need a bit of a break!
According to a global survey of 66,000 people conducted across 68 countries by the Worldwide Independent Network of Market Research (WINMR) and Gallup International at the end of 2013, Earth’s people see the United States as the leading threat to peace on the planet. The U.S. was voted top threat by a wide margin.
Europe now faces its ultimate ideological fork-in-the-road, which it has thus far ignored but can no longer ignore:
They need to decide whether they seek a world of nations that each is sovereign over its own territory but over no other (and this would not be a world at war);
or whether they seek instead a world in which they are part of the American empire, a world based on conquests – NATO, IMF, World Bank, and the other US-controlled international institutions – and in which their own nation’s citizens are subject to the dictatorship by America’s aristocracy: the same super-rich individuals who effectively control the US Government itself (see this and this — and that’s dictatorship by the richest, in the United States).
Iran has become this fateful fork-in-the-road, and the immediate issue here is America’s cancellation of the Iran nuclear deal that America had signed along with 6 other countries, and America’s consequent restoration of economic sanctions against Iran — sanctions against companies anywhere that continue trading with Iran. . . . Click article title to continue reading.
The fact that Russia didn’t object to or criticize Israeli strike on Syria, targeting Iranian elements, doesn’t simply make it a ‘friend’ of Israel and an ‘enemy’ of Iran. There is a lot more to the situation than meets the eye. Click article title to continue reading.
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This video is the one that flipped me as I realize I need to take a break today! As fine a man as Larry Klayman is . . . well, at least he is honest. I suggest you listen and see what you think! ~J
A bit of sardonic reality!
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Then there are George’s continuing efforts, a couple of which I’ve shared . .