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Is America Really 'Up' For A Second Cold War?

Does China, even if she rises to surpass the U.S. in manufacturing, technology and economic output, and is a comparable military power, truly threaten us as the USSR did, to where we should consider war to prevent its expansion in places like the South China Sea that are not vital to America?

Pepe Escobar Live From Baghdad: The Secret Of Iraq's Renaissance

On a sandstorm-swept morning in Baghdad earlier last week, Abu Mahdi al-Mohandes, the legendary deputy leader of Hashd al-Shaabi, a.k.a. People Mobilization Units (PMUs) and the actual mastermind of numerous ground battles against ISIS/Daesh, met a small number of independent foreign journalists and analysts... This was a game-changing moment in more ways than one....

Stockman: US Entry Into World War I Was A Disaster

"103 years ago, in 1914, the Federal Reserve opened-up for business as the carnage in northern France was getting under way... And it brought to a close the prior magnificent half-century era of liberal internationalism and honest gold-backed money."

'America First!' AWOL From Beijing, War With North Korea Looms

"All in all, Trump’s China visit was characterized by putting his 'America First!' campaign principles on ice in favor of the globalist agenda of his economic advisers and subordination of trade to the geopolitical concerns of the military Junta that runs his administration for him..."

Why Robert Mueller Was Selected To Be The Special Prosecutor

"It all began with the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers apartment complex in the Saudi city of Khobar... Both Robert Mueller and his longtime ally James Comey performed crucial roles in establishing that the bombing had been a Hezbollah operation run by the Iranian Government - and, starting upon this basis, in helping to develop the case that Iran 'is the foremost state sponsor of terrorism'..."