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A Cult of Death

I do not believe that a nation dies save by suicide. To the very last every problem is a problem of will; and if we will we can be whole. G.K. Chesterton         I It is not easy to comment on the period we are now living through. While most discussion is […]

NEW NUMBERS – Biggest Unemployment Surge in American History

By Michael Snyder The pace at which Americans are losing their jobs is absolutely breathtaking.  According to the Wall Street Journal, the largest number of new claims for unemployment benefits ever recorded in a single week prior to this year was 695,000 during the week that ended October 2nd, 1982.  So that means that what we […]

Report: 737 MAX Production Shutdown Big Blow to Boeing, US Economy

Chicago, Illinois, United States – Boeing’s temporary halt in production of its 737 MAX jet lays bare a deepening crisis that could soon weigh even more heavily on the American economy, according to a report. The aviation giant’s announcement late Monday put no timeframe on the stoppage, but Wall Street analysts immediately began accounting for […]

Libya’s Civil War – the New Crisis 

By Steve Brown for FRN –  is the author of “Iraq: the Road to War” (Sourcewatch) editor of “Bush Administration War Crimes in Iraq” (Sourcewatch) “Trump’s Limited Hangout” and “Federal Reserve: Out sourcing the Monetary System to the Money Trust Oligarchs Since 1913”; Steve is an antiwar activist, a published scholar on the US monetary […]

UKRAINE POLITICAL CRISIS: Poroshenko Dominated Electoral Commission Refusing to Recognize Zelensky’s Victory – towards what end?

KIEV –  The political situation in Ukraine is beginning to show increased signs of instability, as the common-course infighting has led to a post-electoral crisis in the making. In Ukraine, similar to the United States, the presidential and parliamentary (Congressional, Rada) elections are disconnected. But Poroshenko’s power both in the Rada and in the electoral […]