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Putting London's "Soaring" Homicide Rate In Perspective

London has a problem with rising violent crime, that is unfortunately a fact. According to Metropolitan Police statistics, there was a 51 percent rise in ...

Has Europe Rebelled?

Via Oriental Review, Washington’s current foreign-policy practice is a bit reminiscent of the golden era of the Ottoman Sublime Porte, in the sense that any ...

Did Putin Green-Light Tonight's Massive Israeli Strikes On Syria?

Just off a 10-hour visit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, and less than a day after Trump pulled out of the Iran nuclear ...

Firepower: Russian Troops Get New Kalashnikov Assault Rifles

As the United States Army marches towards acquiring the LSAT (Lightweight Small Arms Technologies) light machine gun for their infantry, Russia’s Defense Ministry recently purchased the newest family ...

Armenia Elects New Prime Minister, Confirms Alliance With Russia

Authored via The Duran, New Armenian leader confirms Armenia will retain its alliance with Russia… Weeks of crisis in Armenia have ended with the Armenian ...

Short Of War, China Now Controls South China Sea

Authored by Richard Javad Heydarian via The Asia Times , Beijing’s new missile deployment to contested land features has tilted the maritime area’s balance of ...

UK New Car Registrations Are Set To Tumble

In the case of a no deal Brexit, in which the country must resort to WTO rules for international trade, the negative effects on the UK ...

Russia's Grand Strategy In Afro-Eurasia (And What Could Go Wrong)

Authored by Andrew Korybko via Oriental Review, Russia’s 21st-century grand strategy is all about becoming the supreme “balancing” force in Afro-Eurasia through the skillful diplomatic ...

Visualizing The 10 Wealthiest Countries In The World

According to market research company New World Wealth, the world has accumulated $215 trillion in private wealth, a 12% increase over the last year.   Incredibly, ...

Meanwhile In Greece…

Less than a week after the Greek government sent additional police forces to reinforce its land border with Turkey as fears mount over a sharp ...

Don't Be Fooled, There's No "New Détente" Between India And China

Authored by Andrew Korybko via Oriental Review, The outcome of last week’s informal summit between Indian Prime Minister Modi and Chinese President Xi is that both nominal ...

US Navy Resurrects Its Cold War-Era Atlantic Fleet To Counter Russia

In a stunning surprise, the United States Navy announced Friday that it would reactivate its Second Fleet to counter the increasing threat from Russia. Admiral John Richardson, ...

As US Military Effectiveness And Diplomacy Fade, Many Countries Start Ignoring Washington

Authored by Federico Pieraccini via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Diplomatic work continues in some of the areas with the highest geopolitical tensions in the world. In ...

"To His Dying Breath": McCain Regrets Picking Palin, Wants Pence But Not Trump At Funeral

The New York Times has given John McCain (R-AZ) quite the sendoff – detailing a trip made by Joe Biden and his wife Jill to the dying ...

The "Dark Arts" Of Artificial Intelligence (Or Can Machines Really Think?)

Authored by Alasdair Macleod via GoldMoney.com, Artificial intelligence (AI) is seen as both a boon and a threat. It uses our personal data to influence ...

What May 2018 Has In Store: It's Difficult To Understate The Looming Dangers

Authored by Peter Korzun via The Strategic Culture Foundation, The month of May is always associated with V-E Day. The sentiments of “never again” were ...

Facebook Co-Founder Wants To Slap $3 Trillion Tax On Rich To Pay For Universal Basic Income

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes wants to tax anyone who makes over $250,000 to the tune of nearly $3 trillion over ten years, then use the proceeds to ...

In Bizarre Tweet, Elon Musk Threatens Shorts With "Unreal Carnage"

Two days after the “most unusual conference call in 20 years”, in which Elon Musk cut off questions from Bernstein and RBC research analysts, the ...

Furious Migrant Mob "Forcefully Prevents" German Police From Deporting Asylum Seeker

It appears that nationalists were on to something when they warned about “no go” zones in Germany, Sweden and other European countries that have taken ...

"It's Up To Europe" – Paul Craig Roberts On What Can Be Done To Save The World

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, It is up to Europe whether or not the Earth dies in nuclear Armageddon. European governments do not realize their ...

Taiwan Livid After China Secretly Installs Cruise Missiles On Contested Spratly Islands

Tensions continue to flare up in the South China Sea, as Beijing has reportedly installed anti-ship cruise missiles and surface-to-air missile systems on three outposts in ...

Germans Pay The Highest Income Tax

Last week, the OECD released the latest edition of its “Taxing Wages” report which focuses on the net personal average tax rate in different nations. As Statista’s ...

Eurasia Is Torn Between War & Peace

Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, Iran’s top trading partner is China, while Tehran and Moscow have been improving ties as the three ...

Russia Kills Jihadists With Weaponized Robot Ahead Of World Cup

Dramatic footage has surfaced showing Russian counter-terrorism forces slaying jihadist “sleeper cells” and “underground units” ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. In the past ...

Look Where They Tell You Not To Look

Authored by Craig Murray, At the very beginning of the of the Skripal incident, the security services blocked by D(SMA) notice any media mention of Pablo Miller ...

German Foreign Minister Demands IAEA Analyze Israel's Evidence Against Iran

Germany’s Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has called on the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to review Israeli accusations against Iran “as soon as possible,” in ...

Taiwan "Won't Bow Down To China Pressure"; Plans To Purchase 108 US Abrams Tanks

Taiwan “will not bow down to pressure from Beijing” Foreign Minister Joseph Wu says, but “will work with friendly nations to uphold regional peace and ...

UK 'Deep State' Panics: Turns Russia-Narrative On Political Left

Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Steemit.com, “Fuck You, Actually!” For months leftist analysts have been warning that the increasingly hysterical anti-Russia narratives being aggressively promoted ...

Millennial Homeownership Rate Collapses In Britain

Theresa May could be entirely correct. Britain’s real estate market is severely dysfunctional and needs to be reformed. Homeownership for millennials has collapsed over the ...

Sacre Bleu – More French Babies Born Out Of Wedlock Than Any EU Nation

In many countries, the institution of marriage is losing its importance. As Statista’s Martin Armstrong points out, one indicator of this is demonstrated in the ...

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