Tag: U.S.

how-modern-jihadism-became-co-invented-by-the-us.-and-saudi-governments
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Jul
2020

How Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi GovernmentsHow Modern Jihadism Became Co-Invented by the U.S. and Saudi Governments

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture Modern jihadism was co-invented in 1979 by Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan al Saud, and U.S. National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski, working together, and here is the background for it, and the way — and the reasons — that it was done: Back in the later Middle Ages, […]

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Jul
2020

THE LANCET Praises Chinese Model for Coronavirus PoliciesTHE LANCET Praises Chinese Model for Coronavirus Policies

Eric Zuesse The Lancet, which is perhaps the world’s most influential medical journal and is the one that concentrated immediately on, and has concentrated the longest on, the coronavirus-19 pandemic, headlined an editorial on July 25th, “COVID-19 and China: lessons and the way forward”, and they opened: China has largely controlled COVID-19. A country of […]

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countries-ranked-on-‘democracy’-in-2020
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Jul
2020

Countries Ranked on ‘Democracy’ in 2020Countries Ranked on ‘Democracy’ in 2020

Eric Zuesse NATO and its supporters and member-nations are hiding the fact that the predominant belief in many of these nations is that they’re dictatorships that merely pontificate ‘democracy’ to other nations. NATO, which is America’s propagandistically ‘pro-democracy’ military alliance against Russia and against China, polled the people in 53 countries — some of which […]

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former-german-chancellor-says-us.-eu-alliance-could-now-end
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Jul
2020

Former German Chancellor Says U.S.-EU Alliance Could Now EndFormer German Chancellor Says U.S.-EU Alliance Could Now End

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at The Saker A German equivalent to UK’s Financial Times and America’s Wall Street Journal is the Dusseldorf Handelsblatt or “Commerce Sheet,” which headlined on June 30th, “Former Chancellor Schröder: USA Ending Transatlantic Partnership”. They reported: Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder has condemned possible new US sanctions against the Nord Stream […]

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world’s-top-legal-expert-on-torture-identifies-us,-uk,-&-canadian,-govs.,-as-the-world’s-top-torturers
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May
2020

World’s Top Legal Expert on Torture Identifies U.S., UK, & Canadian, Govs., as the World’s Top TorturersWorld’s Top Legal Expert on Torture Identifies U.S., UK, & Canadian, Govs., as the World’s Top Torturers

Eric Zuesse The U.N.’s Special Rapporteur on Torture, Nils Melzer, has declared that Julian Assange is being tortured in Britain’s super-max Belmarsh Prison, by applying “torture that will not leave physical traces, that will erase the personality of the victim,” and that these methods of torture were first applied by the Nazis at the Dachau […]

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putin’s-huge-blunder-on-coronavirus
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May
2020

Putin’s Huge Blunder on CoronavirusPutin’s Huge Blunder on Coronavirus

Eric Zuesse Russia’s President, Vladimir Putin, is finally following the libertarian instead of the socialist path forward in the coronavirus-19 crisis, placing himself into the category of America’s libertarian President Donald Trump, instead of into the category of the countries that have been successfully dealing with the crisis, such as Taiwan, China, South Korea, Japan, […]

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