The Great Oil Swindle

How much did the Fed really know?

Financial Collapse will End the Occupation

And it won’t be “A time of our choosing”

The Bonfire of Capital

When credit shrinks on a national scale – as it is – so does the economy. It’ a simple formula; less money means less economic activity, less growth, fewer jobs, tighter budgets and more pain

“You are all Dead Ducks”

Bernanke’s State of the Economy Speech

George Bush Delivers the Horse’s Head

Despite the lack of media coverage, tensions are mounting in the Gulf and the probability of an attack on Iran is still quite high

Staring into the Abyss

Mike Whitney on the Collapse of the Modern Day Banking System

US Heads for Recession

The free lunch is over. Now comes the hangover

The Media’s Plan to Ambush Ron Paul

“The American Republic is in remnant status. The stage is set for our country to devolve into a military dictatorship, and few seem to care.” Rep. Ron Paul

“We know things are bad. Worse than bad. They’re crazy”

And, yet, our congressmen and senators refuse to do their jobs. They’ve “taken impeachment off the table”. They have agreed that Bush is above the law

“Its gonna get a lot worse”

Two columns of black smoke can be seen rising over Wall Street and disappearing into the ice-blue New York sky. Terrorism? Not quite. The plumes of smoke are all that’s left of two major hedge funds which blew up just weeks ago leaving nothing behind but a few smoldering embers and a mound of black […]

Another Great Depression?

Many financial observers think that a global financial slump – rivalling the Great Depression – may be imminent. Mike Whitney explains why

Iraqis to Bush: “You have left us with nothing”

“Never had I fathomed, not even in my remotest imagination, that a day will come when God’s houses will be attacked and destroyed. The way they are today, in Iraq… Never”

The Battle of Gaza

In less than 24 hours of fierce street-fighting, Bush’s proxy-army in Gaza was routed by armed units of Hamas. It was a stunning defeat for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, and for US-Israeli policymakers who have done everything to overthrow Hamas

Global Realignment and the Decline of the Superpower

Its military and economic unravelling is likely to take a decade or more depending on the situation in Iraq, but the fact remains that United States is now a nation in a state of irreversible decline

A look at the bombing of the Golden Dome Mosque in Samarra

A look at the bombing of the Golden Dome Mosque in Samarra

The bombing of the Golden Mosque was staged to create the impression of deep sectarian divides in Iraq. All in an effort to foment civil war and to fragment the country along ethnic lines

The Media Cover-up of the Najaf Massacre

Just like the bombed-out wedding party in Anbar Province, or the Jessica Lynch fiasco; the official version is “always right”. Now we have another chapter to add to this litany of lies over Iraq

TV Anchors; field-marshals in the Information-war

America’s preemptive war of aggression is now being fought, in large part, in the offices of TV executives, producers and engineers. They decide the content of what the nation will see and how the ongoing slaughter will be promoted

How did Greenspan Know about the London Bombings Two Days before

Details now surfacing about the London bombings are familiar to those who have researched the anomalies surrounding September 11. In both cases the government version of events is shot with holes

The “Bloody Footprints” at 10 Downing Street

Just like 9/11 did for Bush, the events of 7/7 have revitalised Tony Blair’s political fortunes and given added momentum to the passage of a whole raft of new ‘security’ legislation

Genesis of an American Gestapo

Tyranny requires little to be realised and right now America has all that and then some. The only thing missing its own secret police but that body is rapidly taking shape