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EXPERT: A brief history of American hypocrisy

By Doctor Vlad P. – History teaches us how to survive in the present and foresee the future, but only on the basis of the knowledge of the past. Thus, by studying history, we learn of all the ways in which various empires, states, and the elites struggled for power, wealth, and influence. There was […]

Roscosmos chief reveals prospects for new Russian-Angolan satellite project

KRASNOYARSK, Russia – The satellite of the joint AngoSat-2 project of Russia and Angola will be superior to its predecessor that has broken down, the head of the State Space Activities Corporation of Russia (Roscosmos), Dmitry Rogozin, told reporters. During a visit to the Krasmash defense company in the Russian city of Krasnoyarsk, he reported […]

Libya: Marshal Haftar loses Gharyan HQ and Declares War on Turkey

From Strategika 51 – translated by Steve Brown for FRN – Our assessment of the situation in Libya proved to be correct. Turkish military support for the Tripoli government (GNA) has upset the calculations of the countries supporting Marshal Khalifa Haftar. Haftar and the LNA have failed to advance on Tripoli, and Haftar’s forces remain […]

Libya’s Civil War – the New Crisis 

By Steve Brown for FRN –  is the author of “Iraq: the Road to War” (Sourcewatch) editor of “Bush Administration War Crimes in Iraq” (Sourcewatch) “Trump’s Limited Hangout” and “Federal Reserve: Out sourcing the Monetary System to the Money Trust Oligarchs Since 1913”; Steve is an antiwar activist, a published scholar on the US monetary […]

Pink-washed Imperialism: Queering the World for Capital

By Jonathan McCormack – There are—the teary-eyed politicians tell us—primitive peoples still darkly groping about in this current year without the blessings of our own enlightened, Western sexual values. President Trump has, therefore, pledged to civilize these backward lands, waging war against the criminalization of homosexuality. His announcement came soon after a report of the […]