There is a vast literature revealing the financial links between the Saudi royal family and the US oil companies. This proximity, according to these same sources, finds in the Bush family its main support. The journalist Craig Unger in his book "The Petroleum Families", illustrating this friendship between the two families, reveals...
The head of Fitch international rating agency, James McCormack, said that Russia's rating was under pressure as the country had no new foreign direct investment. Is foreign investment vital for economic development? Ratings are deceiving us. Capitals do not experience their best times now
Islam has become a part of Germany. The share of Muslims in the country has been increasing. The Christian majority of Germany is indifferently watching the Muslim minority promoting its values. Germany is declining as it is losing European identity. there were about 4 million Muslims in Germany in 2009, or about 5% of the total population
The Premier League transfer deadline is to close at 20.00 today Moscow time and the surprise move of the day is a non-event: David De Gea will not be moving from Manchester United to Real Madrid because an administrative error means that the bureaucratic process misses the deadline.
Comparing Western Europe with Russia, i.e. a consumer-driven economy versus a state-capitalist economy, history favors the latter as the society that can endure the most pain and deprivation. Of course, appeals to extra-economic factors, e.g. nationalism, cultural pride, unity, and collective history, etc., can strengthen this forbearance
On 7th August 2015, Braica El Amari, yet another Saharawi prisoner, died as a result of extreme medical negligence in a Ait Maloul prison in Morocco. His death was caused by sub-standard prison conditions and medical negligence. This brings the total deaths of Saharawi prisoners in Moroccan prisons to 3 this year or 10 deaths over the last two...
What killed Palestinian hero Yasser Arafat? Eight years after his death, a high content of polonium-210 was found on Arafat's personal belongings. It appears that the mystery was solved, but questions still remain. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gave permission for the exhumation of Arafat's remains on 27 November 2012 in the city of Ramallah
With the extremes of the American Identity Culture, social media, ubiquitous voice and audio recording, surveillance video weaving their way into all facets of American life, speech has become an action to be exercised with caution. America continues its push to a more perfect Panopticon