Mali New Prey to West Imperialist Quest

by Finian Cunningham, Irish journalist and writer January 2, 2013 (TSR) - The UN Security Council approval this week of a French-led resolution for military intervention in Africa’s vast Sahel...

Italy’s Mario Monti runs for PM again: Pledges to head coalition of centrists, infuse...

December 30, 2012 (TSR) - Italy's caretaker Prime Minister Mario Monti said Friday that he would head a coalition of centrists after meeting a group of business and political...

U.S. to reach 16.4 trillion dollar debt ceiling on Dec. 31

December 26, 2012 (TSR) - The United States federal government will reach its debt limit of 16.4 trillion U.S. dollars on December 31, which is the amount the U.S....

Report: Hunger and homelessness rise in U.S. cities

by Susan Heavey and Lisa Lambert and Lucia Mutikani, Reuters Dec. 26, 2012 (TSR) - Across the United States, the number of hungry and homeless people is growing, and budget...

The Fiscal Cliff Is A Diversion: The Derivatives Tsunami and the Dollar Bubble

by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, Former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy under Reagan Administration and Associate Editor of the Wall Street Journal December 26, 2012 (TSR) - The...

Christmas Justice for Humanity: George W Bush and Tony Blair Banned for Life from...

 by Michel Chossudovsky, Canadian Economist, Economic Adviser to governments of developing countries and Consultant for United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Development Bank, International Labour Organization (ILO), World Health Organisation (WHO), et al. Dec....

Global Warfare: US Deploying Troops to 35 African Countries in 2013

December 25, 2012 (TSR) - The United States Army will be deploying troops to nearly three-dozen African nations in the coming year. Soldiers based out of Fort Riley, Kansas’ 2nd...

FBI treated Occupy Wall Street protests in US as terrorism

December 25, 2012 (TSR) - The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has employed ‘counterterrorism agents’ to investigate the Occupy Wall Street movement, evidently regarding the movement’s activities as...

Syrian terrorists were trained by the KLA ‘rebels’ that NATO and General Wes Clark...

Dec. 22, 2012 (TSR) - Thierry Meyssan, one of our contributing writers and founder of Voltaire Network, replies to the questions of the Serbian news magazine Geopolitika, an independent...

Xi Jinping Wages War with Culture of Greed: Chinese military bans luxury banquets, “red...

Dec. 22, 2012 (TSR) - The military on Friday declared that receptions for high-ranking officers will no longer feature liquor or luxury banquets. The receptions will also be free of...

The Myth of American Meritocracy: How corrupt are Ivy League admissions?

by Ron Keeva Unz, The American Conservative Dec. 13, 2012 (TSR) - Just before the Labor Day weekend, a front page New York Times story broke the news of the largest...

Fashion family castle seized by Italian Police over sale of Hugo Boss and Valentino...

Italy’s financial police have confiscated a 15th Century castle, land and corporate holdings of 13 people "linked to one of Italy's most important families in the fashion and textile sector".