Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain has called it a “gimmick,” and Democrats complain that larding up the separate war funding bill with extra spending amounts to an “abusive loophole.” Yet so far, the massive increase is likely to remain in this year’s budget. Another major […]Read more "“Overseas Contingency Operations Account” – Washington’s Crony Capitalist War Slush Fund"
CHRISTOPH GERMANN | MARCH 24, 2015 Putin Pushes EEU Integration as Kyrgyzstan Fears “Ukrainian Scenario,” Saakashvili Launches Maidan to Topple Georgian Government & More!*The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the […]Read more "The New Great Game Round-Up"
Ever since the Monroe Doctrine of 1823 the United States has claimed territorial rights to the Western Hemisphere, essentially warning the rest of the world to back off from USA’s backyard. The American way of proclaiming itself the big cheese of the New World manifested by quickly ousting colonial competitor Spain from Florida and the […]Read more "Why Latin America Rejects US Military Presence"
‘The corporate media is attempting to push the narrative that the Gulf Emirate attack against Shia Houthi militias in Yemen is about restoring the “the legitimate government of Yemen,” as Adel al-Jubeir, the Saudi ambassador to the United States, said Wednesday. The ambassador’s remarks serve as a thinly veiled cover for the real objective for […]Read more "Saudi Failure in Yemen Will Result in Direct U.S. Military Intervention"