Tag: China

the-misanthropic-bankers-behind-the-green-new-deal
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Aug
2019

The Misanthropic Bankers Behind the Green New DealThe Misanthropic Bankers Behind the Green New Deal

Authored Matthew Ehret via The Strategic Culture Foundation: A vast sweeping change towards a “green economy” is now being pushed by forces that may make an educated citizen rather uncomfortable. Of course, news reports flash daily showcasing the brave young movement of “eco-warriors” led by Sweden’s 16 year old Greta Thunberg or America’s 17 year […]

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from-trade-war-to-currency-war.-global-economy-braces-for-difficult-times-ahead-(video)
09

Aug
2019

From trade war to currency war. Global economy braces for difficult times ahead (Video)From trade war to currency war. Global economy braces for difficult times ahead (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the trade and tariff war that has now escalated into a currency war between the U.S. and China. Many investors and analysts believe that China’s retaliation measures, which could hurt Chinese businesses, are focused on weakening Trump’s chances to win the White House in 2020 so […]

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us.-–-china-trade-war-ushers-in-new-world-system-(video)
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Aug
2019

U.S. – China trade war ushers in new world system (Video)U.S. – China trade war ushers in new world system (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the economic and political divorce unfolding between the U.S. and China. President Trump announced last week that the U.S. would add 10% tariffs on $300 billion of Chinese goods starting Sept. 1. When that tariff takes affect, the U.S. will have imposed elevated tariffs on all […]

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the-upside-of-protectionism
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Aug
2019

The Upside of ProtectionismThe Upside of Protectionism

Authored by Serban V.C. Enache via Hereticus Economicus: While everyone is bemoaning the US Administration raising tariffs on the ‘usual suspects’ and placing new tariffs on new players, like India, nobody’s talking about the situation’s upside or the upside’s potential to grow over time. We constantly hear the mainstream bang in our heads the importance […]

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nyt-wants-trump-to-sweet-talk-russia-away-from-china-(video)
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Jul
2019

NYT wants Trump to sweet talk Russia away from China (Video)NYT wants Trump to sweet talk Russia away from China (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the recent New York Times editorial board which is calling on US President Trump to court Russian President Vladimir Putin away from his flourishing cooperation with Xi and China. Journalist George Szamuely sums it up in this tweet: “Having demonized Russia and blamed it for every […]

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weaponizing-space-is-the-new-bad-idea-coming-from-washington-dc.
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Jul
2019

Weaponizing Space Is the New Bad Idea Coming From Washington D.C.Weaponizing Space Is the New Bad Idea Coming From Washington D.C.

Authored by Federico Pieraccini via The Strategic Culture Foundation: When considering the possibility of great-power conflict in the near future, it is difficult to bypass space as one of the main areas of strategic focus for the major powers. The United States, Russia and China all have cutting-edge programs for the militarization of space, though with […]

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