1. Russia to ‘disconnect’ from internet as part of cyber-war planning At first I thought they'll turn it off and got excited that somebody is fulfilling...
      


  2. Sean Misko on Schiff's Staff https://www.redstate.com/elizabeth-vaughn/2019/11/20/eric-ciaramella-bro-like-friendship-nsc-sean-misko-now-member-schiffs-staff/ "Grace, 36 was hired to investigate Trump  .  .   .    .    . " https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/adam-schiffs-staff-includes-2-aides-who-worked-with-whistleblower-at-white-house Eric Ciaramella the fake whistleblower...


  3. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-09-03/us-military-surrounding-venezuela-new-deployment-guyana https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essequibo_River
      


  4. $4 trillion climate plan that aims to tax carbon, return funds to American people   Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney became the latest 2020 candidate to...
      


  5. In command economies with 5-year plans, this is not a good sign. More power for Xi? Or, liberalization and reform?  What're your thoughts?  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-09/rare-schedule-changes-suggest-major-china-policy-meeting-is-near?utm_source=google&utm_medium=bd&cmpId=google
      


  6.   6. Democrats forced to hold public hearings   7. Amb Sondland testifies at public hearing contradicting himself time and again.   8. Republican brings up the...


  7. Sergey Karaganov is dean of the School of World Economics and International Relations at the HSE.  (Higher School of Economy in Moscow) He is also...


  8. I've been seeing headlines about deteriorating security in Iraq. What's going on there? Weren't things beginning to calm down?
      


  9. The anti-Brexit People's Vote campaign has disintegrated into an open feud among 9 sub-groups. The People's Vote campaign has disintegrated. Eurointelligence calls it a Civil War. People's...
      


  10. How the Pentagon Countered China’s Designs on Greenland
      


  11. Brexiters hit back at Tusk for commenting that they deserve a special place in Hell for Brexit happening without a deal. Welsh first minister...


  12. Trudeau's Rival Pledges Energy Independence by 2030 by  Bloomberg   (Bloomberg) -- Canada’s opposition Conservatives, leading in the polls ahead of October elections, will seek to make...
      


  13. https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-china-rareearth-ahome/column-rare-earths-trade-gun-is-loaded-will-china-pull-the-trigger-idUKKCN1ST1M2 The importance of raw materials.
      


  14. Allegedly there was an attempt of a military coup in Gabon, the second minor oil producer in OPEC against president Ali Bongo, which was...
      


  15. The idea of forcing China to change its' laws to stop forced technology transfer is foolish. You cannot change their behavior. However, we CAN...


  16. In a move no doubt largely motivated by the desire to check the Iranian presence in Syria and its support for Hezbollah, President Trump...
      


  17. Juan Guaido has been banned from running for public office in Venezuela by the country's embattled government, for inconsistencies in his personal financial disclosures...


  18. I am aghast at the deliberate f*ckery of most of American Mainstream Media.  Yesterday's achievments in Trump disabling the North Korea nuclear threat and enabling an outbreak...


  19. Jeremy Hunt says he ‘150% agrees’ with Trump’s attack on Sadiq Khan Okay, I understand a lot of people agree with Trump's opinion of London's...
      


  20. These days have been tumultuous to say the least. Venezuela now seems to have 2 presidents, Maduro and now the young interim president Juan...
      


  21. Today, Venezuela is set for another nationwide wave of protests called by interim president Juan Guaido in order to call and demand the allowance...
      


  22. I'd appreciate input from anyone on site, so to speak. I read the conservatives are in the lead.
      


  23. The US has been hacking into Russia's electrical grid and other targets, presumably planting malware should it become necessary to disable or degrade Russia's electrical networks...
      


  24. The US ambassador to Germany delivered to Germany's economics minister a letter demanding Germany not allow Huawei to provide any infrastructure for its 5G...
      


  25. The US has slapped visa bans on ICC officials who are investigating so-called war crimes by US or allied military personnel in Afghanistan, as...
      


  26. 10 Ways Life Will Change If China Becomes The World’s Superpower Half of these are wild extrapolations and the other half smack of conspiracy theories...
      


  27. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-47628854  


  28. USS Boxer shoots down Iranian Drone in the Straights of Hormuz. Sorry for starting a new thread the last thread on this topic got well...
      


  29. Labor anger over Green New Deal greets 2020 contenders in California   https://www.politico.com/states/california/story/2019/06/01/labor-anger-over-green-new-deal-greets-2020-contenders-in-california-1027570?fbclid=IwAR0eOZYJwfO73DZAJtBbYUb3vi287wtNFxVi58YXgaCO9SK-0DT2WchPge0
      


  30.   PART II   How probable is a recession this year or next? The renowned David Rosenberg, who was one of the handful of economists to...