Monthly Archives: March 2016

Putin Withdraws / Obama Retreats / Rats Abandon Ship

Russia’s initial withdrawal from Syria was announced about the same time Obama’s voluminous ‘interview for the ages’ was published in The Atlantic. Both are meant, in part, to control a narrative concerning the approaching end-game in Syria. Obama seems intent … Continue reading

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An “Economic Hit Man” Returns

John Perkins has released an enlarged and updated edition of his classic, The New Confessions of an Economic Hitman. Here he is interviewed by Chris Martenson, an excellent economic analyst at PeakProsperity.com. Perkins’ original work, which came out 12 years … Continue reading

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An economic aside

As my ‘day-job’ occupies more time, I must continue to post only short comments on youtube clips, interviews, and ‘shows’. Here is the March 1 edition of Boom/Bust, one of several Russia Today (RT) offerings I never miss. They are … Continue reading

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