Global Economy


The BRICS Development Bank (NDB) & its Contingency Reserve Arrangement (CRA) are dollar denominated entities. Unless they are coupled with a multi-currency system of trade & credit, they do not threaten dollar hegemony.


The Eurasian Economic Union is a reality that may end up costing the US its “perch” in Eurasia’s western periphery as a Common Economic Space is formed. The “Middle Space” is clearly resurgent. Moscow is a major political, socioeconomic and cultural force in European affairs


A multi-spectrum war is being waged against Moscow by Washington. This insidious agenda is not limited to military deployments, covert operations and geopolitics, it also includes the manipulation of financial markets, war propaganda, social media, etc.

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In practice, the IMF does not wield “sound economic governance” nor does it protect the vulnerable. It impoverishes entire populations, while providing “prosperity” to a small corrupt and subservient political and economic elite.

Eurasia As We (And the U.S.) Knew It is Dead By Pepe Escobar, April 19, 2015
How a $15 Minimum an Hour Wage Helps All Workers By Shamus Cooke, April 18, 2015
How Congress Can Stop the Iran Attack or be Complicit in Nuclear War Crimes
Congress Introduces Fast Track Legislation to Help Enact Anti-Consumer Trade Bills By Stephen Lendman, April 18, 2015
$5,000 Silver? The Mathematics of a Potential Price Surge By Bill Holter, April 17, 2015
One and a Half Billion People Live on Less Than $1.25 Per Day By Zaida Green, April 17, 2015
22-Year Old Commits Suicide at Capitol to Send US Congress a Message: “Tax the One Percent” By Pam Martens, April 17, 2015
Direct Line with Vladimir Putin: Q and A at Russia’s President’s Press Conference By President Vladimir Putin, April 17, 2015
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Forty Years Ago, April 30, 1975. Who Won the Vietnam War? By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 17, 2015
Mandarin for the Warlords: The Harvard School of Empire Building By Prof. James Petras, April 17, 2015
Branding War in Australia: Anzac Vulgarity and the Cult of Austerity By Binoy Kampmark, April 17, 2015
Huge Trouble Is Percolating Just Under The Surface Of The Global Economy By Michael Snyder, April 16, 2015
US: 13 Former Democratic Governors Don’t Know That Replacing Domestic Production With Imports Costs Jobs By Dr. Dean Baker, April 16, 2015
China's immense, and growing, impact on the global gold market
China’s Gold Holdings? Mathematics and the Market By Bill Holter, April 16, 2015
Did Money Seal Israeli-Saudi Alliance? By Robert Parry, April 15, 2015
Global Finance and the “Other” Four Gs: GE, Greece, Germany and Gazprom By Bill Holter, April 15, 2015
The Six Too Big to Fail Banks in the U.S. Have 278 Trillion Dollars of Exposure to Derivatives By Michael Snyder, April 14, 2015
Monsanto, the Producer of “Agent Orange” brings GMO Agriculture to Vietnam By Global Research News, April 14, 2015
Changing the Way Money Works: The Steady State Economy and Sharing Law Global Research News Hour Episode 99 By Michael Welch and Kéllia Ramares, April 14, 2015
Color Revolutions? The US State Department’s “Hoagland-Blinken Doctrine” Is Washington’s Plan For Central Asia By Andrew Korybko, April 14, 2015
Hope on the Horizon and It Comes from Greece By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, April 13, 2015
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The Globalization of War. America’s “Long War” against Humanity By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 13, 2015
The True Myths on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) By Dr. Dean Baker, April 13, 2015
Iceland Stuns Banks: Plans To Take Back The Power To Create Money By Raúl Ilargi Meijer, April 13, 2015
The Bank of International Settlements: Meet The Secretive Group That Runs The World By Adam Lebor, April 13, 2015
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“Manufacturing Dissent”: The Anti-globalization Movement is Funded by the Corporate Elites By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 12, 2015
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Is Puerto Rico on the Brink of Economic Disaster? By Timothy Alexander Guzman, April 12, 2015
Iran: “Sanctions are a Form of Warfare”. And the US has Not Removed the Sanctions By Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich, April 11, 2015
La domination des banquiers au coeur des états
Those Who Collaborate with the West By Andre Vltchek, April 11, 2015
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China Undermines Washington’s “Economic War” against Venezuela By Global Research News, April 10, 2015
Greece Makes €450 Million Payment to International Monetary Fund By Christoph Dreier, April 10, 2015
Dollar Hegemony and the Iran Nuclear Issue: The Story behind the Story By Peter Koenig, April 09, 2015
China’s Defiance Before the IMF: Incorporate the Yuan into the Special Drawing Rights By Ariel Noyola Rodríguez, April 09, 2015
US Agribusiness, GMOs and The Plundering Of The Planet By Colin Todhunter, April 09, 2015
China: The Largest Cheap Labor Factory in the World By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 09, 2015
Laos and China’s Grand strategy of an ASEAN “Silk Road” By Andrew Korybko, April 09, 2015
Greece Demands €278 Billion World War II Reparations from Germany, More Than its Debt to EU By RT, April 09, 2015
Gambling on the Vaccine Market: Financial Reporting Company Makes it Easy to Profit from Worldwide Vaccine Sales By Ethan A. Huff, April 08, 2015
Civil Society, Environmentalists Firmly Opposed to Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, April 08, 2015
Ukraine’s Car-Production Plunges 96%; Many Banks Also Fail By Eric Zuesse, April 08, 2015
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U.S. NGOs Kicked Out of Eritrea: Foreign Aid Is Meant To Cripple People By Ezili Dantò, April 07, 2015
The Audit of Greece’s Debt: Is The Debt “Illegal” or “Illegitimate” By Eric Toussaint, April 07, 2015
The Disinformation Campaign on the Greek Debt and the Rescue Plan by Private Creditors
Greeced Lightning! Will Greece Default? Will Athens Cut a Financial Deal with Moscow and Beijing? By Bill Holter, April 07, 2015
Land Grab in Ukraine is Monsanto’s Backdoor to EU Agriculture. Spells Ruin for Europe’s Farmers By Oriental Review, April 07, 2015
Elections USA: The 2012 Politics of Fantasy
How America Became an Oligarchy By Ellen Brown, April 07, 2015
The Alternative To Long-Term Austerity: Less Work, Higher Wages, No Mere Utopian Dream By Alan Nasser, April 07, 2015
Saudi Stocks Are Plunging Following Rejection Of Russian UN Security Council Embargo Proposal; Death Toll Mounts By Tyler Durden, April 07, 2015
4 April 2015: A Landmark in the Search for the Truth About the Greek Debt By Eric Toussaint, April 06, 2015
Greece Debt Default: German Intransigence Raises Spectre for ‘Grexit’ By Nile Bowie, April 05, 2015
Russia to Ratify BRICS “Foreign Currency Reserve Pool” By ITAR-TASS, April 04, 2015
Laos: China’s “Pivot State” in Mainland ASEAN By Andrew Korybko, April 04, 2015
Ukraine’s Economy Plunges: So, Who Should Pay for It? By Eric Zuesse, April 04, 2015
Fitch, Standard & Poor’s, and Moody’s: The EU and BRICS Countries Forge an “Independent Rating System” By Ian Blohm, April 03, 2015
Debt Default, “Chain Reactions” and the Financial Stage of US-led Wars By Bill Holter, April 03, 2015
The IMF Proposes “Global Wealth Confiscation”. The Appropriation of Household Savings By Global Research News, April 03, 2015
Confronting the Anti-Union “Right to Work” Laws. Oregon’s Pending Legislation to Increase the Minimum Wage By Shamus Cooke, April 03, 2015
War Plan Iran: The US Finally Admits Its Criminal Bankruptcy.
Central Banks as the Bankrupts of Last Resort By Valentin Katasonov, April 03, 2015
Germany’s Merkel Now Comes Out as Basically a U.S. Proxy By Eric Zuesse, April 03, 2015
SYRIZA’s Two Months in Government: Difficulties and Challenges By Elena Papadopoulou and Michalis Spourdalakis, March 31, 2015
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Government Corruption Has Become Rampant. America is an Oligarchy. Big Banks are Criminal Syndicates By Washington's Blog, March 31, 2015
Worlwide Corporate Control of  Agriculture: The New Farm Owners
The Development of Biofuel Disrupts Agriculture, Results in “Reductions in Food Consumption” By Global Research News, March 31, 2015
The Federal Reserve’s “Financial Airplane”. The Fed’s Economic “Assumptions”, “Falsified Data to Portray Growth” By Bill Holter, March 30, 2015
Africa and China’s 21st Century “Maritime Silk Road” By Alvin Cheng-Hin Lim, March 30, 2015
Australia To Start Taxing Bank Deposits By Tyler Durden, March 30, 2015
The Globalization of War, America’s “Long War” against Humanity by Michel Chossudovsky By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 30, 2015
Rigged Trade Agreements and Rigged Government. “Secret Sections” of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Revealed By Kevin Zeese, March 29, 2015
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Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Campaign Is Now Effectively Over. Wall Street Warns Democrats Not to Choose Senator Elizabeth Warren By Eric Zuesse, March 29, 2015
Impasse of Greece Debt Negotiations with Troika, Economic Support from Russia and China? By Asad Ismi, March 29, 2015
US Attacks “Closest Ally” UK For “Constant Accommodation” With China By Tyler Durden, March 29, 2015
“Economic Genocide”: Ukraine Cuts off Payment of Pensions to One Million Senior Citizens in Donbass By Global Research News, March 29, 2015
Secret History: The U.S. Supported and Inspired the Nazis By Washington's Blog, March 29, 2015
Medicare for All Now: The US Supreme Court Should Rule with the People
US House Passes Sweeping New Bipartisan Assault on Medicare By Kate Randall, March 27, 2015
Empire and Colonialism: Rich Men in London Still Deciding Africa’s Future By Colin Todhunter, March 26, 2015
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The Public Value of Public Sector Strikes. Ongoing Strikes at York University and The University of Toronto By Jeff Noonan, March 26, 2015
Economic Austerity or Debt Default: Choose Your Poison
Northern Ireland Workers Protest Against Drastic Austerity Measures. The Welfare Reform Legislation By Eugene McCartan, March 26, 2015
Neoliberal Capitalism’s Fatal Flaws: A Call for an Alternative Economic System By Dr. Belinda F. Espiritu, March 26, 2015
Bankers Hate Peace: All Wars Are Bankers’ Wars By Washington's Blog, March 26, 2015
California Water Wars: Another Form of Asset Stripping? By Ellen Brown, March 26, 2015
US House Votes 348-48 To Arm Ukraine, Russia Warns Lethal Aid Will “Explode The Whole Situation” By Tyler Durden, March 26, 2015
Ukraine’s Oligarchs Turn on Each Other By Robert Parry, March 25, 2015
Towards an Upsurge in the Gold Market? By Bill Holter, March 25, 2015