Europe

Even Lithuania Thinks the UK has Gone Too Far...

UKSr2342342The public pro- secutors office in Klaipeda has re- cently finished an investigation of numerous instances of human trafficking and filled all related documents to the Lithuanian court, notes BaltNews Among the accused one can come across a married…

EU-US Relations: a Bad Case of Love No More?

TS4534234234Lately, the ties between the partners on two different shores of the Atlantic, namely the US and the EU have been getting increasingly tense due to the overall unpredictability of the sitting American president. It’s recently been noted by Klaus Brinkbäumer in his opinion piece for…

Capitalism and Democracy: Where Is The Left?

RES45345234234The elections in Italy have pulled the veil back from the face of capitalist democracy and shown it to be a sham, a con game run by capital, with the stronger capitalists ever plotting the demise of the smaller ones and all of them plotting to stab the working majority in the back…

The Irish Referendum: Why Did Anyone Even Not...

у4443When countries change their constitutions the process does not usually attract much interest outside the country concerned. If it does, it is usually because the process fits an existing agenda which is being pursued about that country – a “third world dictator” wants to amend term…

Austria’s New Coalition Betrays on CETA Trade...

763US President Trump told the world his government rejects negotiations on the highly controversial TTIP (Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership). Citizen groups and EU opponents of the Obama comprehensive trade agreement breathed a sigh of relief. Too little attention has…

On Board British Airways: Enjoy Propaganda an...

BA5345234234First of all, the British Airways is not in the league of airlines such as Singapore Airlines or Cathay Pacific. Many of its intercontinental planes are old and unkempt; monitors are only bit bigger than a pack of cigarettes, and the selection of films thoroughly pathetic for…

France Believes it’s Entitiled to its G...

FR352423123Whether or not one likes former Rothschild banker Emanuel Macron’s neo-liberal domestic policies — which most French find abhorrent — you have to give France’s youngest president credit for emulating Vladimir Putin’s way of all but forcing recalcitrant players to negotiate…

Will EU Block China Economic Silk Road?

In the clearest sign to date, EU Ambassadors to Beijing have just released a document critical of China’s vast Belt, Road Initiative or New Economic Silk Road infrastructure project. All EU ambassadors excepting Hungary signed off on the paper in a declaration…

Brexit Produces An Unlikely Saviour of Democr...

7661Those who want to prevent Brexit have been claiming a major victory. On 18th of April the House of Lords, the unelected second chamber of the British parliament, passed two measures which embarrassed Theresa May’s government. The first obliges…

Trump-Macron: Europe Is Doing a One-Eighty

3221Emanuel Macron’s visit to the US illustrates a major transformation pf the Atlantic Alliance. Since the end of World War II in 1945, Europe has been beholden to the US, due to the major role it played in defeating Nazi Germany. (Until recently, neither the European nor the American…

Putin Was There: The Day Britain’s Lights Fin...

BUK4234234Since just before the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia I’ve been a media analyst focused on the most widespread and belligerent propaganda campaign in the history of the world. Never in human history has there been more control of a singular message. Yes, the Nazis maintained such…

The Stench of Imperialism: The Statement of T...

MT565423423On April 16 the British prime minister, Theresa May made a speech to parliament setting out the “justifications” for Britain’s participation on the aggression against Syria in the dead-of-night missile attack of April 14. Throughout her speech she dramatically referred to barrel…


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