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FIFA World Cup 2014: Cristiano Ronaldo refuse to exchange Jersey with Israel players

FIFA World Cup 2014: Cristiano Ronaldo refuse to exchange Jersey with Israel players

My Catbird Seat July 4, 2014 42

Ronaldo said: "I do not exchange my shirt with ASSASSINS"

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UN: ISIL terrorists have created very dangerous situation for Iraqi children

UN: ISIL terrorists have created very dangerous situation for Iraqi children

Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich July 3, 2014 5

It's all very well for the United Nations to write reports....Reports are no good, unless something is done about them

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Fear and loathing at Hotel Babylon

Fear and loathing at Hotel Babylon

Pepe Escobar June 30, 2014 2

It's payback time: The Obama administration's "strategy" (remember "Don't Do Stupid Shit", the Ukraine strategy?) is to impose regime change on al-Maliki; after all, he had the bad taste of refusing to let US

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China plans to create its own World Bank

China plans to create its own World Bank

Debbie June 27, 2014 0

China is moving forward with a plan to create its own version of the World Bank, which will rival institutions that are under the sway of the US and the West. The bank will

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Burn, Men in Black, burn

Burn, Men in Black, burn

Pepe Escobar June 23, 2014 4

For the Empire of Chaos, ISIS is the agent provocateur that fell from (Allah's?) Heaven; the perfect ski mask-clad tool to keep the Global War on Terror (GWOT) in Enduring Freedom Forever mode

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Terror in Iraq; Roots and Motivation

Terror in Iraq; Roots and Motivation

Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich June 22, 2014 4

This timeline brings us to the arming of ISIL terrorists in Syria by the United States and allies who have been engaged in terror activities both inside Syria and Iraq. The motives are clear.

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US leading Iran into Iraqi quagmire

US leading Iran into Iraqi quagmire

Finian Cunningham June 18, 2014 5

The most effective way to end the violence in Iraq is for Washington and its allies to stop fueling the proxy ISIS mercenaries and their war of terror in Syria, Iraq and elsewhere in

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Mr Hague, How about Ending the Rape of Whole Countries?

Mr Hague, How about Ending the Rape of Whole Countries?

Finian Cunningham June 15, 2014 6

If we’re going to create a worldwide offenders list, Hague and his perverted allies should be top of that list

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Jim Dean: My Dinner in Homs on Election Day

Jim Dean: My Dinner in Homs on Election Day

My Catbird Seat June 14, 2014 0

Our Homs arrival started with the governor and a short briefing focusing on the local security, the damage they had endured, and the rebuilding that had begun.

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Iran nuclear sanctions: Why the world still does business with Tehran

Iran nuclear sanctions: Why the world still does business with Tehran

My Catbird Seat June 11, 2014 2

America should not delude itself: Even a nuclear Iran is one most of the world will do business with

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China Makes Overture to India’s Modi (II)

China Makes Overture to India’s Modi (II)

My Catbird Seat June 7, 2014 2

We may expect Wang’s mission to reiterate the raison d’etre of China-India partnership in the contemporary world situation where the two countries would have more in common by way of shared interests as emerging

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Europe’s New Arc of INSTABILITY

Europe’s New Arc of INSTABILITY

My Catbird Seat June 4, 2014 1

More trade and regional wars will likely fashion or determine the future of Europe in the 21st century

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The Strategic Alliance Being Overlooked between Russia and China

The Strategic Alliance Being Overlooked between Russia and China

My Catbird Seat June 1, 2014 0

The Joint Statement outlines the general philosophy of both countries’ attitudes toward the global problems of our time, pointing to the fundamentally sound and organic, rather than opportunistic, nature of their partnership.

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The Illegality Of NATO

The Illegality Of NATO

My Catbird Seat May 27, 2014 2

In recent years, participation in NATO has made European countries accomplices in US efforts to achieve global hegemony by means of military force, in violation of international law, and especially in violation of the

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The Great Western Gas Fiasco

The Great Western Gas Fiasco

My Catbird Seat May 25, 2014 9

This was not the much ballyhooed “pivot to Asia” that President Barack Obama expected. It is, however, the long-dreaded embrace between the Chinese dragon and Russian bear that has given western strategists the willies

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