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China Says It’s “Now the Biggest Market” for GM Cars & Trucks.

Eric Zuesse The Chinese Government’s Global Times newspaper headlined on August 25th, “Quitting Chinese market will be suicide for US firms”, and reported that, China is now the biggest market for some US-based enterprises, such as US automaker General Motors … Continue reading

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The Media-Responses to Bernie Sanders’s Climate-Plan

Eric Zuesse, originally published at Washington’s Blog U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, a U.S. Presidential candidate in the Democratic Party primaries, presented on August 22nd the most-detailed climate-plan that has ever been presented by any U.S. Presidential candidate — 14,000 words, … Continue reading

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Adding Context to ‘News’ about Venezuela

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at The Saker This past week’s meeting of the U.S.-and-Canada-created anti-Venezuela Lima Group of nations failed to achieve the U.S. regime’s intention of organizing a coalition of its members to participate in a U.S.-led invasion to … Continue reading

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China’s Insurmountable Global Weakness: Its Currency

Quick history quiz: in all of recorded history, how many superpowers pegged their currency to the currency of a rival superpower? Put another way: how many superpowers have made their own currency dependent on another superpower’s currency? Only one: China. China pegs … Continue reading

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The Best Analysis I’ve Seen of Current U.S. Geostrategy

Eric Zuesse On May 15th, Pepe Escobar, the globe-trotting independent international journalist who specializes in analyzing and explaining relations between the U.S., China, Russia, and Iran, delivered in Asia Times one of his finest columns, “What Putin and Pompeo did … Continue reading

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