Having painted myself into a corner with talk of the near-term end of the entire human race, it is difficult for me to talk of anything else in the meantime. But, we have to live in that meantime, and as best we can. And, what can you do if you know there is nothing you... Continue Reading →
A noble venture.
"UN Secretary General initiates New Global Deal for fairer world order" - TASS Oh dear! Oh my! All this talk of a New Social Contract from the UN Secretary General spells trouble at the OK corral. All this talk of fairness and equality and the barely disguised finger pointing at the US and its capitalist... Continue Reading →
These are challenging times for all of us, from nations down to individuals like you and I. The times are also changing (when in recent years have they not?) and nothing is what it seems. It is no wonder then that people in all walks of life are becoming - perhaps understating the situation -... Continue Reading →
...and the Russians should be very careful about placing any kind of trust in the America that they have in the past called 'our US partners', but are now it seems more wisely referring to as 'our US counterparts'. 'Partners'? Wherever did Russia get that idea from? They will never, ever, unless some dramatic and... Continue Reading →
Oh dear, things are becoming so very complicated, and events are happening so fast that it is hard to keep up. The IMF (the banking arm of the US Financial Elite) is giving BRICS a bigger say in world monetary decisions by increasing their voting share. China becomes the third biggest voting bloc after the... Continue Reading →
External interference in Ukraine. Who, and why?Russia often incorrectly and unjustifiably gets the blame for the 'who', but as I always say, it is always the US, sometimes overtly but mostly hiding behind one of their string puppet shows eg. the EU, and the 'why' is (almost) always about the oil.I have just found two... Continue Reading →
Affordability? Of Concern To Us All. For this post I want to simply quote, verbatim, an article by Adam Taggart, originally published by Peak Prosperity. I couldn't put this any better and it applies just as much to my own country Australia as it does to America. Let's Stop Fooling Ourselves: Americans Can't Afford the Future Unemployment, Taxes... Continue Reading →