1. A CIA employee who lodged a whistleblower complaint over President Trump's request that Ukraine investigate former Vice President Joe Biden has a "professional relationship with...
      


  2. 1978 Deng Xiaoping reforms start. China is agriculture based economy, not much changed since 1952 1979-2000 Rebalancing from agriculture to industry and services. Employment in...
      


  3. Whats going on with POTUS, it appears he is now has a very dovish attitude, Bolton was paramount in aborting the Taliban meeting, where is...
      


  4. https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-48847200 The German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen nominated to lead the EU Commission Cristine Lagarde will head the European Central Bank Belgian liberal Prime Minister...


  5. FULL ARTICLE -  https://www.zerohedge.com/political/trump-reveals-his-top-5-names-replace-john-bolton President Trump Tuesday afternoon revealed to reporters his short list of candidates to replace former national security adviser John Bolton. He presented his "top...
      


  6. It’s absurd that DT is now being accused of politicizing the 4th of July, it’s a political event that over time turned into a...
      


  7. The leader of the Opposition Conservative Party, Andres Scheer, just resigned, leaving the place in chaos.  It turns out that the Party used some...
      


  8. If you’re in the mood for some depressing amusement, just type the words “Kremlin talking point” without quotation marks into Twitter’s search engine and...
      


  9. Interesting article here regarding history and government. I don't agree with all of it but thought I'd share. I know you guys love a...
      


  10. Wow, news of Trump withdrawal from Syria is good news for peace, but it sounds more like a desperate call that a coup is underway...
      


  11. January 7th 2020.  Not my photo.  Tehran.           Note that the forum software here compresses photos.  


  12. Summary of Lawsuit filed by Judicial Watch.  You know Barr / Durham investigation will be looking into all of this.    Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch announced...


  13. MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage said on Sunday he would run for a seat in Britain’s Westminster parliament in any upcoming...
      


  14. Please find link below to very good report prepared by Task Force on American Innovation. It broadly covers issues of changing image of global R&D,...
      


  15. Report by World Economic Forum could be downloaded at this site: https://www.weforum.org/reports/how-to-end-a-decade-of-lost-productivity-growth It is one of the best rankings of comperehensive total country strength and competitiveness. It...


  16. Here is to share my recent post for my blog on Venezuela:  https://josechalhoub.blogspot.com/2019/06/has-venezuelas-crisis-reached.html. Hope it serves for discussion here in the forum. 
      


  17. Long title is long.  But self-explanatory.  Seems to be a mix of background information provided by an assortment of mostly unnamed people, unverified analysis, and opinion. ...


  18. The real climate debate is not between "believers" and "deniers". And not between Republicans and Democrats. The real debate is certainly not over whether global warming, spurred...
      


  19. After taking a quick look at the EV and hybrid vehicle numbers available on the internet (you can check for your own edification if...
      


  20. Trump and Pelosi play poker in the swamp ...  but who holds what? It’s all about the bluff – or so it appears – as...
      


  21. China GDP 2017  about 12000 billion USD Manufacturing as % of Chinese GDP in 2017 was 29%, make it 30% so 12000 * 0.3 =...


  22. It was perhaps bound to happen, especially as months of bellicose threats against Iran now give way to mere new sanctions roll out, and...
      


  23. FULL SPEECH -   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mHtjunI7F4   01:00 - 37.25
      


  24. (Reuters)  -  Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, whose sweeping anti-corruption plan has powered her ascendant presidential campaign, stepped up her offensive on Friday, vowing to...
      


  25. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2019-08-19/report-militarization-north-australia-must-win-war-against-china Also see Australasia https://docs.google.com/document/d/1H6rUh_HB-e1FclQqbfMxTOr9yQlHInniZ3tr10n2PMs/edit Militarization Of North Australia Is A Must To Win A War Against China, Report
      


  26. While it will mention all the criminal acts that took place with FISA warrant it might say they don't rise to the level of...


  27. “You gotta remember, establishment, it’s just a name for evil. The monster doesn’t care whether it kills all the students or whether there’s a revolution....
      

  28. change

    The oil and gas industry faces a particularly challenging set of obstacles—a volatile oil price, a wide talent gap, and an unrelenting image issue...
      


  29. In coming days a new meeting of the GECF will be held in Equatorial Guinea with a general landscape on its behalf and advantage...
      


  30. UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Chinese government’s top diplomat said on Friday that tariffs and trade disputes could plunge the world into recession and...