World Politics

Ukraine Military Plane Hit By Gunfire Over Pro-Russia Held Slavyansk

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/22/2014 It would seem a red-line or two have been crossed: *UKRAINE MILITARY PLANE HIT BY GUNFIRE FROM REBEL TOWN: AFP This comes on the heels of elevated tensions in the last few days since the “deal” and Biden’s arrival in Kiev. Last week saw ‘unidentified’ fighter jets open fire... »

Is the crisis in Ukraine a geopolitical plot to humble the United States and its allies by crashing their financial markets?

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Peter Cooper GoldSeek.com Tuesday, 22 April 2014 What on earth is the crisis in Ukraine really all about? Those were not pro-Russian separatists in action in the Crimea. They are mainly Russian security forces. Now we see similar things happening in eastern Ukraine. What about the shooting at the weekend that is jeopardising... »

Chinese Banks And 100,000 ‘Outlets’ Selling Gold – Demand To Surge Another 25%

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

GoldCore GoldSeek.com Tuesday, 22 April 2014 Geopolitical tensions over Ukraine have yet to lift gold’s safe-haven appeal. An international agreement to avert wider conflict in Ukraine appears to be faltering which should support gold. Pro-Moscow separatists show no sign of surrendering government buildings they have seized. U.S. and European officials say they will hold... »

X22 Report:The Central Bankers Are Pushing War To Cover Up The Economic Collapse, People Are Keeping Their Money Instead of Spending It.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
By Paul Martin

Macy’s threatens to layoff workers if minimum wage is increased. The American people are nervous about the economy so they are keeping their money instead of spending it. Retail store closing soar in 2014. China goes dark regarding gold purchases. President Obama is preparing an Executive Order to implement firearms bio-metric controls. De-escalation agreement... »

Missile Strikes in Yemen and Weapons to Syria: the US Steps Up its Middle East Military Interventions

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Patrick Martin Global Research April 21, 2014 American drone missile attacks and air strikes killed more than three dozen people in southern Yemen over the weekend. The carnage coincided with press reports that the Obama administration is moving to ship advanced weapons to “rebel” groups fighting the Assad government in Syria. Washington is... »

Kiev Government Breaks Easter Truce. A Potential East-West Confrontation Looms

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Stephen Lendman Global Research April 21, 2014 On April 19, Kiev putschists pledged no Easter weekend Eastern Ukraine attacks. They promised “suspension of the active phase of the anti-terrorism operation” to defuse crisis conditions. A state security service (SBU) spokeswoman said suspension was “linked to the implementation of the Geneva agreement and the... »

Five Weeks Away From World War III

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

Dave Hodges April 21, 2014 The Common Sense Show Ukraine’s first president, Leonid Kravchuk, believes that Russia could usher in the end of the world as we know it, if Vladimir Putin doesn’t back down. Kravchuk stated that Putin does not back down, ever! For several different reasons, it is becoming increasingly likely that... »

The Obama, CIA, Neocon, Insane Bankster World War — Harley Schlanger

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

Investmentwatchblog.com April 21st, 2014 Harley Schlanger, the National Spokesman for LaRouchePAC joins me to discuss the latest — as the United States creeps toward another Bankster designed world war led by Obama, the Neocons and the CIA. We document the crimes of CIA head John Brennan who had boots on the ground IN the... »

It’s Final — Corn Ethanol Is Of No Use

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

James Conca Forbes.com 4/20/2014 OK, can we please stop pretending biofuel made from corn is helping the planet and the environment? The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released two of its Working Group reports at the end of last month (WGI and WGIII), and their short discussion of biofuels has ignited a... »

NATO Threatens To Raise Hell In Eastern Europe

Monday, April 21, 2014
By Paul Martin

Luis R. Miranda RINF.com Apr. 21, 2014 The secretary general of NATO, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, announced today the “immediate” reinforcement of the collective defense of Alliance members with the deployment of resources by “land, sea and air ” in the countries of Eastern Europe, due to the Russian-Ukrainian crisis, he said. “There will be... »