Posts Tagged ‘united’

The United States Is the Most Corrupt Country in the World

The United States Is the Most Corrupt Country in the World by Juan Cole / John M. Cropper / CC BY-NC 2.0 The United States fell six places to a ranking of only 22 in Transparency International’s list of countries by corruption. Under Donald Trump, America is not in the top 20 for fair dealing. But as I have […]

Venezuela breaks diplomatic ties with the United States

When Nicolas Maduro was re-elected the president of Venezuela last May, the United States did not recognize him as such. On the contrary the US has recognized the self-declared, acting president, Juan Guaidó (photo). The US has called on all American states to do the same thing but this time the leader only counts members […]

The United States Is An Oligarchy, Not A Democracy

The country that presents itself as a universal model of democracy does not meet the basic standards of a system in which the majority makes decisions by Sergio Alejandro Gómez, guest author “The government of the rich, by the rich, and for the rich.” By replacing the term “people” in Abraham Lincoln’s well-known phrase with […]

Hate speech without hate: Britain and the United States

­ By Eve Mykytyn Gilad Atzmon is fighting a battle for free speech in England. Here’s why it matters in the United States. Atzmon was prohibited by a local council, Islington, made up almost entirely of Labour Party members, from playing the saxophone with his band the Blockheads. The ban followed a complaint from a […]

Trump: I Will Stop United Nations from Forming ‘One World Government’

President Donald Trump has promised to block the United Nations from forming a ‘One World Government.’ While addressing the UN recently, Trump urged other nations to reject the push for a single globalist government and instead embrace patriotism and sovereignty. In an historic speech earlier this year, Trump highlighted the achievements of his presidency, slamming […]

The United States Is Preparing a War between Latin-American States

John Bolton, the new US National Security Advisor, has relaunched the Pentagon’s project for the destruction of the State structures in the Caribbean Basin. We remember that in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, the Secretary for Defense at that time, Donald Rumsfeld, created the Office of Force Transformation and nominated Admiral Arthur Cebrowski as […]

Record-setting rain this year across the United States

     Places like Washington, DC, have seen the most rain they have ever seen in a calendar year. In fact, 78 cities across the United States are on track to have their wettest years on record. At least 16 of those have already broken their yearly records, according to data from NOAA Regional Climate Centers. […]

Canada To Pay Heavy Price For Taking Chinese Hostage For The United States

Canada To Pay Heavy Price For Taking Chinese Hostage For The United States Above Photo: From December 17, 2018 “Information Clearing House“ –    You do have to wonder about the political savvy of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his government. The furious fallout from China over the arrest of a senior telecoms executive is […]

Are The “Psychoses” Of The United Nations and French President Macron Revealed?

Op-Ed by Catherine J. Frompovich Has the United Nations played its ‘trump’ hand in the finalization of their geopolitical card game for “global citizenship”? Here’s what went on regarding the U.N. global migration pact December 10-11, 2018: “Governments urged to put first ever UN global migration pact in motion, post-Marrakech.”  That marked the occasion of […]

How the United States Kept Arms Flowing into South Sudan

During the South Sudanese Civil War, which has claimed nearly 400,000 lives, the United States helped the main belligerent in the war continually acquire arms through Uganda, a close U.S. ally in the region. For years, the Ugandan government channeled arms, ammunition, and military aircraft to the regime of President Salva Kiir, according to multiple reports […]

Mexico on the Eve of AMLO – “So Far from God and So Close to the United States”

The full quote by Porfirio Díaz is: “Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States.” Mexican President Díaz (1876-1880 and 1884-1911) got it at least half right. Mexico has suffered in the shadow of the Colossus of the North, but Mexico is not poor. Mexico is rich in many ways, […]

‘Recipe for disaster’: Divisions make united EU seat at UN Security Council nearly impossible

The suggestion for France to transform its UNSC membership into a joint EU seat came from Germany’s Finance Minister Olaf Scholz. “This will take some convincing in Paris,” he said on Wednesday, “but it would be a bold and smart goal.” ‘Long live Europe?’ Macron says only Franco-German union may stop global ‘chaos’ In exchange […]

We must stop a minority of #Brexit fanatics from holding the United Kingdom to ransom

That’s somewhere between 60 and 80 MPs out of a total of 317 Conservative MPs in the House of Commons. And while having 317 MPs means the Conservatives are the largest party at the last election, they did not win enough of the votes to form a majority. Therefore, for all their bluster and bloviating, […]

The United Nations is anti-injustice, not anti-Semitic

On Wednesday September 30, 2015 at 1:16 pm, the Palestinian flag was raised outside the headquarters of the United Nations in New York for the first time. A United Nations committee is directed to facilitate self-determination among colonized and suppressed people groups. The committee is poised to pass 9 resolutions against Israel. Predictably, the charge […]

The United States is responsible for the catastrophic humanitarian situation in the Rukban refugee camp in Syria

Moscow Says Situation in Syrian Camp Reminds of WWII Death Camps The United States is responsible for the catastrophic humanitarian situation in the Rukban refugee camp in Syria, as it has illegally occupied this territory, Yury Tarasov, the representative of the Russian Defense Ministry in taskforces on ceasefire and humanitarian issues in Geneva, said on […]

How Brexit debacle is uncovering and unraveling the dis-United Kingdom

At best, the United Kingdom is heading into years of yet more political turmoil and acrimony, which will sap society, the economy and governing authority. At worst, the stresses and strains over the Brexit divorce from Europe could see the four-nation family splitting up in a constitutional crisis. We should remember that while parts of […]

The United Nations Wants a New World Order in Less Than 12 Years

Wikipedia states that “The United Nations replaced the League of Nations in 1945, after World War II. Almost every internationally recognized country is in the U.N.; as it contains 193 member states out of the 196 total nations of the world.”  (source) So when I read the title of this article about the UN […]

Today is Election Day in the United States. Please Vote!

Hey Peter–We voted last week, like most of our conservative friends in Leesburg, Va. Thanks for the offer to join your liberal corporate participants. I’ve discontinued using most of them, no offense! Bruce On Tue, Nov 6, 2018 at 11:10 AM The Blog wrote: > Peter Slutsky posted: “A few weeks ago we announced […]

Deadly storms move through southeastern United States

     Intense and damaging thunderstorms moved over the southern Plains and into the Southeast over the past couple of days, dumping heavy rain and producing strong winds and 17 reported tornadoes. At least 2 people have lost their lives, one in Texas and another in Mississippi. The first storms and tornadoes formed near Dallas and […]

Did the Fledgling United Nations Have a Legitimate Mandate in 1947 to Partition Palestine?

It is a fact that is hardly credible, but a fact nevertheless, that the vast majority of people, whether Jewish, Christian or Muslim, have now little or no idea of the political machinations that brought about the establishment of an Israeli state in Palestine – a region that was predominately Muslim Arab for well over […]

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