1. The proposed Saudi Aramco IPO seems increasingly unlikely to actually take place, in my opinion. The Aramco IPO of 5% of the "family jewels" was originally heavily...
      


  2. Our fears of a new Chinese famine appear to be closer than we thought.  The latest sustained and overwhelming flooding, coupled with a trade...


  3. The Republicans always get out played. The story is : Spying on the Trump campaign, It's about a fake Steele Dossier, Fusion GPS , Perkins...


  4. Another excellent treatise on Current events that ties everything up neatly with a silver bow.  Quote At this point in the global hysteria — increasingly mixed with petty...
      


  5. Can anybody translate this into plain English? JOE BIDEN: “We cannot let this, we’ve never allowed any crisis from the Civil War straight through to the...


  6. The Kremlin said on Friday that Moscow’s move to help Beijing build an early warning system to detect missile attacks showed the two countries...
      


  7. Those old enough to remember know what China was 40 years ago. A painfully poor country that turned its back on the world and...
      


  8. https://theconversation.com/a-small-trial-finds-that-hydroxychloroquine-is-not-effective-for-treating-coronavirus-135484 "...There are already other clinical studies that showed it is not effective against COVID-19 as well as several other viruses. And, more importantly, it can have dangerous side effects, as...


  9. Senior Iranian figures said on Wednesday that Syria was a top foreign policy priority and American troops should withdraw, as planned by U.S. President...
      


  10. 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...
      


  11. One of the popular rhetorical moves in the climate change debate is for advocates of aggressive government intervention to claim that “97% of scientists”...
      


  12. This weekend the ship carrying Italy’s first anti-European government, captained by an amateur skipper and manned by a bizarre alliance of two rival populist...
      


  13. The United States filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who leaked secret documents about U.S. telephone...
      


  14. "Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and told him about plans to scale up investments in India’s tech,...
      


  15. McMaster is showing how the CCP has been viewing the world and its clear knowledge that the Chinese economy will turn sour and old...
      


  16. Peter Zeihan's latest newsletter. Pretty strong stuff. Thoughts? A Failure of Leadership, Part II:  How To Lose Friends and Mobilize People Against You By Xi Jinping (and Peter...
      


  17. Illegal immigration is ILLEGAL.  The EU really is turning into the Borg collective. Happy I'm back in the U.S. where it is slightly less Borgy. See 90...


  18. The new Chinese prayer from the title of this thread is everywhere, like some God blessing which is so familiar for me. I read a...
      


  19. https://www.scmp.com/week-asia/opinion/article/3046429/indonesia-stands-china-natuna-islands-can-japan-come-rescue Indonesia and Japan are arguing with China about their outlandish hegenomy  in the South Pacific. Vietnam, Taiwan, The Philippines and others are also players....
      


  20. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday, without providing evidence, that U.S. national security adviser John Bolton was leading a plan to invade the...
      


  21. There has been much recent hype around the issue of Iran, but an all-out war remains unlikely. Militarily, Iran would be hard to dominate....
      


  22. Co-owners Hunter Biden  and Chris Heinz established Rosemont Capital in 2008 while Joe Biden was VP and John Kerry was Secretary of State.  Over...
      


  23. https://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2020/01/iran_is_weak_and_soleimani_is_still_dead.html   By William L. Gensert If I learned anything growing up in the Bronx in the 1970s and 1980s it is this: When someone says they are...
      


  24. http://www.paulstramer.net/2020/04/war-talk-against-china-is-crazy-and.html?m=1 Saturday, April 18, 2020 War "Talk" Against China is Crazy --- and Unjustified By Anna Von Reitz We have heard sabers rattling and all sorts of bombast...
      


  25. 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...
      


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


  27. Editorial in The New England Journal of Medicine.  Lead author is Andrew Fauci.  Article posted in full for those who refuse to click the...


  28. https://edition.cnn.com/us/live-news/george-floyd-protests-06-07-20/index.html Can someone explain this to me? How does an incident in the US spark protests around the globe? It seems very hypocritical to me...


  29. I'm told a former assistant accused Biden of rape. I think a large number of Dems would want this to be true.  Many Dems want...