The United States and North Korea are hurling threats at one another. In Japan, the sale of bomb shelters is booming. And in South Korea, a country that has seen this all before and is typically nonplussed about a test or two, citizens are feeling a bit anxious. Could war really break out on the Korean…

 

The newly built “Silk Road Golden Bridge” in Beijing Olympic Park gets its lights tested on April 18, 2017, in preparation for the upcoming Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation that will be held from May 14 to 15. [Photo/VCG] Globalization stands at a crossroads, making it necessary for us to fully comprehend the trends…

Parry examines Trump’s ego and sociopath tendencies.  After his election, Donald Trump had a narrow path to a transformational presidency, but it required breaking the neocon grip on U.S. foreign policy and telling truth to U.S. citizens. Already, Trump has failed.  

Most Americans paying attention to global affairs have some conception of his opponent, nationalist firebrand Marine Le Pen, but Macron is likely to be very much a black box. I hope today’s post changes that.

On grounds like these, the FBI could build a case for spying on a large number of people looking to do business with Russians.  The FBI could also spy on many, many people in the pro-liberty and anti-empire camp who are critical of U.S. foreign policy: Justin Raimondo, Lew Rockwell, Daniel McAdams and Ron Paul, to name a few of the more prominent….

With cruise missiles flying into Syria and North Korea is in Trump’s crosshairs, what the heck is going on?  Eric Dubin and Jason Burack cut through the geopolitical fog and tie it back to market action.

Despite evidence that Al-Qaeda and its allies have staged fake chemical attacks in Syria before, Official Washington asserts with “high confidence” that it’s not being fooled again.  We are not being told the truth.

Wouldn’t you like to “adjust” away your bills?  The level of corruption is gargantuan.  Catherine Austin Fitts of the Solari Report (link) join Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St to size-up the Trump Administration.  Will he drain the swamp or is Trump part of the problem?  Has Trump been swallowed by warmongering “Neocons”?