Category Archives: Opinion

Who Killed Aaron Swartz?

Who Killed Aaron Swartz? ”How long shall they kill our prophets while we stand aside and look?”—Bob Marley “It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us — that from these honored dead … Continue reading

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Next World War in Asia? With Asia Pivot, Global Empire Wants to Encircle China, …

Next World War in Asia? With Asia Pivot, Global Empire Wants to Encircle China, … With the Asia Pivot, the US wants to encircle China, and supplies old and new allies with missiles aimed at its main rival. An amped … Continue reading

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The Japan Syndrome: The Pathology of Japanese Neo-Militarism.

The Japan Syndrome: The Pathology of Japanese Neo-Militarism. Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) In 2012 and even more so after last months land slide election victory of the LPD and prime Minister Abe, Japan has embarked on a militant nationalist path that … Continue reading

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Syria: A jihadi paradise

Syria: A jihadi paradise By Pepe Escobar (AT-online) So Bashar al-Assad hath martially spoken – for the first time in seven months – predictably blaming the Syrian civil war on “terrorists” and “Western puppets”. Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, he … Continue reading

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Syria Crisis; Half-baked Diplomacy and Failure to Address Core Issues.

Syria Crisis; Half-baked Diplomacy and Failure to Address Core Issues. Christof Lehmann – The Syrian government has outlined a plan to solve the country´s conflict, starting with halting international support of ”al-Qaeda-linked terrorist groups”. The plan proposes a new constitution and … Continue reading

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From Iran Sanctions to US Anxiety of Influence

From Iran Sanctions to US Anxiety of Influence By Dr. Ismail Salami – In what can be seen as a blatantly overt interference in Iran’s affairs, US President Barack Obama has recently enacted a law “aimed at countering Tehran’s alleged … Continue reading

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Reality forces Washington to take new military approach in East Asia

Reality forces Washington to take new military approach in East Asia By Li Jie – For a long time, the Air-Sea Battle (ASB) concept has prevailed in the US. It seems that this concept has grown mature enough to be … Continue reading

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