Current Affairs

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France May Scuttle New Mistral Ships Built for Russia

France may scrap the two newly constructed helicopter carriers thought to be worth more than a billion U.S. dollars

What is Sacred To Americans?

This writer wrote a book questioning whether Six Million Jew really died in World War II. In Britain two men went to jail for distributing it. In the West if you mock the gas chambers they will jail you. If you mock Islam they will hail you

A demonstrator holds up a sign while gathering with others in front of Queen's Park to protest against Ontario's new sex education curriculum in Toronto on Tuesday, February 24, 2015. A group of Ontario parents is threatening to pull their kids out of school this week, in protest of the province's new sex-education curriculum. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

Ontario’s Sex-Ed Curriculum: Hundreds Of Kids Stay Home In Protest

Opposition to Ontario’s new sex education curriculum prompts mass stay-away. While the “hundreds” cited in the headline actually numbered more than 35,000!!

Michigan, Texas, Mississippi, California, Idaho And Washington All Jolted By Significant Earthquakes

Harbingers of worse to come?

Police stand inside the Curtis Culwell centre. Click to enlarge

Police kill two gunmen at US Mohammed cartoon event

Forget about “free speech”. The event organisers intended to incite conflict with Muslims and it looks like they succeeded

Obama and mayors planning not only to reform but to totally replace America’s police forces

It’s a mission aided and abetted by mercenary ‘civil rights‘ activists Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson, and one largely conducted out of sight with White House help

One of the Mistral-class helicopter carriers Vladivostok is seen at the STX Les Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard site in Saint-Nazaire, France, Sept. 4, 2014. Click to enlarge

Report: France to Keep Russian Mistrals In Planned $1.2 Billion Deal

Under new proposals France will keep the two 21,000 tonne amphibious landing ships and pay Russia over a $1 billion in compensation

Civil Unrest Has Begun In Baltimore And This Is Only Just The Start Of Something MUCH Bigger

Civil Unrest Has Begun In Baltimore And This Is Only Just The Start Of Something MUCH Bigger

America is changing. This is what social decay looks like…

US Stryker armoured vehicles pass through Poland in Operation Dragon Ride, part of a drive by Western fighting vehicles close to Russia's border. Click to enlarge

US Troops in Europe Request Bigger Guns Amid Tensions with Russia Over Ukraine

US troops in Europe are requesting that their infantry fighting vehicles have their 12.7-mm. guns replaced with 30mm. guns

Bakers face $135,000 fine for refusing to make cake for gay wedding

The rule of law or the imposition of a new social order? Bakers face the loss of business and home after they refused to make wedding cake for same sex couple

Two Iranian Warships Now Escorting Iranian Cargo Ships Off Yemen

Contrary to earlier reports that Iranian ship sailing toward Yemen had turned back, rather than risk confrontation with the U.S. Navy, they have now reportedly been joined by two Iranian naval vessels

NATO: Big Military Build-Up on Russia-Ukraine Border

While these claims have yet to be confirmed it should be noted that previously Washington has used claims of a Russian military build-up to distract attention from a NATO build-up Russia’s borders

One of the Mistral-class helicopter carriers Vladivostok is seen at the STX Les Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard site in Saint-Nazaire, France, Sept. 4, 2014. Click to enlarge

France’s Hollande moots cancellation of Mistral deal with Russia

Effectively limiting Russia’s amphibious landing capability for the foreseeable future

Poland to buy U.S. Patriot missiles, French helicopters

Eastern Europe’s biggest economy embarks on a multi-billion dollar rearmament drive in response to what it described as “changing security circumstances”

Pentagon: US Warships Preserving ‘Options’ in Yemen Crisis

Navy officials confirm that the USS Theodore Roosevelt — together with other Navy vessels — is sailing to stop Iranian weapons shipments to Houthi rebels in Yemen

USS Theodore Roosevelt. Click to enlarge

US warship heads to Yemeni waters; could block Iran weapons

Another potential flashpoint emerges as Iranian warships are also sailing toward Yemeni waters

700 migrants feared dead in Mediterranean shipwreck

The result, in part, of Western backed regime change in Libya, which saw the formerly stable regime of President Ghadaffi replaced by chaos and civil war and sparked a massive exodus

HMS Argyll. Click to enlarge

Russian warship tracked by Royal Navy in the Channel

Until last year the passage of Russian naval vessels through the Channel was regarded as routine. However events in Crimea have changed that

NY cabbie ordered to pay lesbian couple $10,000 for telling them to stop kissing in his cab

As his lawyer pointed out: ‘The fine amount is completely unfair given that there was no real injury here.’ But that is price that’s paid when a new social order is imposed

Jewish Billionaire Finances Ukraine’s Aydar SS Nazi Troops

Jewish Billionaire Finances Ukraine’s Aydar SS Nazi Troops

Proving that ‘ZioNazi’ is more than just a slur: Nazism is resurgent in the Ukraine, financed by Ukrainian-Israeli billionaire Ihor Kolomoysky. Eric Zuesse explains