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Trump’s New National Security Advisor Is Dangerous, But He’s the Current Norm.

Here’s Why One Must Be Evil to Be a Leading Scholar of International Relations: Eric Zuesse Robert O’Brien is a respected authority on international relations and now replaces John Bolton as U.S. President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor. He is … Continue reading

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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 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, or the equivalent of a … 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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