Canada has been assimilated by its bed-partner, the USA, joining a list of three hated and isolated pariahs in the international community which voted against a UN Resolution to combat the glorification of Nazism... and practices which contribute to fuelling racism, xenophobia and intolerance. This group is composed of Canada, Ukraine and the USA.
Earlier this past summer, when he found the time and managed to tear himself away from another arduous day on the links, U.S. President Barack Obama said this about the deepening Ukraine crisis: 'All options are on the table'. Ostensibly that cryptic line was Obama's response to Crimea's unanimous vote for secession from Ukraine.
Nobody would dispute that the internet allows information to be distributed for mass consumption at the click of a mouse. In this way, it has changed our lives for the better. One example of this is the now common practice of trolling. In our celebrity obsessed society, some people focus their anger on those, whom many of us idolise
For anyone listening to Canada's Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, or his Defence Minister, John Baird, blustering on about the Ukraine Crisis, one might almost believe that Ukrainians were foremost in Canada's heart
After Maidan, Ukraine has gone decades and even centuries back. We now have the power of barbarians, who do not recognize the rule of law, who trample on the Constitution, violate laws, refuse to fulfill international obligations. Ukraine has slipped down to the level of Africa. average pension after the "revolution of dignity" makes up 50 euros
I recently had the chance to interview Paul Craig Roberts. I remember briefly, for the uninitiated, that Dr. Roberts was a senior official of the US government, economic advisor to the President during the first term of Reagan. It is to him the creation of Reaganomics, the economic policy initiated by Reagan to revive the US economy, then stagnant.
The Russian administration has responded to US plans to supply "lethal defensive weapons" to Ukraine. Spokespeople for the Russian Foreign Ministry said that such a move would violate the agreements that had been reached at the meeting of representatives of the United States, Ukraine, EU and Russia in Geneva on April 17
The G20 summit which just ended revealed, by its actions and omissions, a great deal about the present New World Order (NWO) of neoliberal globalization and, even more significantly, about Russia's uneven relationship with this criminal Order. Criminal, in a double sense
When the health authorities say there is no threat at all to humans because the H5N8 strain only affects birds, then say there is a minimal threat, then others say that it is unlikely to spread among humans, but could and then others, that it is quite possible that there will be human cases, it is time to take notice.
Serbia must impose sanctions against Russia if it wants to join the European Union. According to European officials, no one denies the historical importance of relations between Serbia and Russia, but Serbia eyes joining the EU, declaring it a major strategic goal. For Serbia, introducing sanctions against Russia would be betrayal
The description of atomic bullets can be found in science fiction, but few people know that such munitions were reality in the USSR. One such bullet could melt an armoured tank, while several atomic bullets would destroy a multistory building. Why did the Soviet Union have to cease the production of such powerful ammo?
Spanish party Podemos ("We can"), born in the worldwide web, surpassed the popularity of two major parties of Spain in less than a year. Now the party is eager to win general elections in 2015. The party leader says that the EU supported the illegal change of power in Ukraine and the coming of a neo-Nazi party to the Ukrainian government
Violence against women is a global pandemic which affects up to one in three women, worldwide. This means that out of every three women, on average one of them has suffered some form of physical or psychological abuse, in many cases being translated into shocking and barbaric acts of violence, maiming or even death.