1. Trump will capitulate on the trade war.  Why?  The key lies in who rescued Trump from his bankruptcies, who is the same person to...
      


  2. The People's Republic of China, which celebrated its 70th anniversary on October 1, is led by the Chinese Communist Party's General Secretary, President Xi Jinping. In his...
      


  3. Hi All, I would like to clarify something. In various posts recently I have read statements to the effect of ''Trump will not be...
      


  4. The irony of the Mueller investigation that was demanded by Democrats because they thought it would show Trump colluded with Russia to win the...
      


  5. https://pjmedia.com/claudiarosett/glory-to-hong-kong/   Glory to Hong Kong: We of the Free World Must Stand with These Courageous Protesters   BY CLAUDIA ROSETT SEPTEMBER 30, 2019 CHAT 113 COMMENTS
      


  6. According to an independent polling firm, 57% of Venezuelan say Maduro is their legitimate president, while US puppet Guaido only get 32% (11% didn't...


  7. In recent days, President Macron of France has had to face interesting though critical unrests from both the consumers of gasoline and at the...
      


  8. I sadly report that the situation in Venezuela continues to collapse into unreal despair and the country sinks ever farther into the abyss.  Two...
      


  9. WE ARE CLEARLY ALL GOING TO DIE BY LEAVING THIS CRUMBLING MESS. WE WILL LITERALLY 'COLLAPSE'. WELL OBVIOUSLY...  A no-deal Brexit would lead to the collapse of...
      


  10. IN my previous Post on Venezuela, we looked at the collapse of a society.  Here, Der Spiegel takes a look at what is happening...
      


  11. https://www.theepochtimes.com/china-faces-economic-collapse-and-decoupling-from-world-markets-expert-says_3060481.html   CHINA China Faces Economic Collapse and Decoupling From World Markets, Expert Says  
      


  12. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AG3FlmUJKQs  -  Hong Kong protesters march to US consulate to call on Trump for support. From RTHK .... ''Don't meddle in HK affairs'' China tells Washington.    The government released...
      


  13. Could we be seeing history repeating itself, if today Nancy P in fact calls for impeachment charges to be  started on POTUS, will this sway...
      


  14. Trump plans to press our Allies that host US bases to pay for the cost of running the bases plus 50%. It’s called cost...
      


  15. The waterway separates Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea. The Strait is 21 miles (33 km)...
      


  16. As the political and trade games between Trump and Xi (and a side game of North Korea) continue on, thought I would share regular...


  17. Presumably bolstered by the fiery claims of Greta Thunberg and the general theme of Climate Week, people on Twitter have been declaring that capitalism threatens...
      


  18. ABC of Brexit, economy wise, where to find sites, links to articles ? There is a lot of buzz in the media about Brexit, I...
      


  19. needing to put "far" in front of "left" or "right" when you describe the political identity of a future president is never a good thing...
      


  20. **Feel free to add to this thread with any crazy or funny stories you find**  https://www.zerohedge.com/political/what-week-france-forces-facials-scotland-scotches-spankings It’s “violence” to mispronounce someone’s name Let me ask you a question–...
      


  21. Of course we cannot be sure about ultimate outcome but probability of Huawei building 5G network in Germany just skyrocketed. No backdoors policy Angela Merkel is...
      


  22. Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, meeting with Rouhani and his cabinet on Wednesday, told the government to work “day and night” to resolve...
      


  23. This is an issue that more and more people are finally starting to talk about: Congress wants to control who is appointed to the...


  24. President Donald Trump says Saudi Arabia’s king “might not be there for two weeks” without U.S. military support, as he sought to pressure the...
      


  25. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-09-02/rebels-draw-up-plans-as-johnson-threatens-revenge-brexit-update?srnd=premium-europe   '' Boris Johnson will host his Conservative colleagues at a drinks reception on Monday evening ahead of a statement to Parliament on Tuesday, his...
      


  26. The Belt & Road Initiative (BRI) is roughly defined (per Wikipedia) as "... a global development strategy adopted by the Chinese government involving infrastructure...
      


  27. DT Note - It has always amazed me how Orwell was not very far off with many aspects of his classic 1984, one of...
      


  28. Anyone watching the spreading protests in Iran? This could spiral dangerously. They started out protesting rising prices but now it's turning into a general...
      


  29. https://edition.cnn.com/2019/10/16/politics/harry-dunn-family-white-house-meeting-trump-intl-gbr/index.html  thougths? I understand the reason for diplomatic immunity, but it does not really seem applicable here? 


  30. Chancellor Angela Merkel and the whole German government do not see Germany taking part in a U.S-led naval mission in the Strait of Hormuz...