Global Economy


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.


The credit card business is the banking industry’s biggest cash cow, largely due to lucrative hidden fees. Visa and MasterCard are independent entities set up by big Wall Street banks, which get about 80% of the fees.

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“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
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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
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Ukraine’s Oligarchs Turn on Each Other By Robert Parry, March 25, 2015
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War Reparations and Germany’s 1952 Debt Reduction Plan By CADTM, March 25, 2015
The Biggest Myth Preventing an Economic Recovery: "Private Debt Doesn't  Matter"
IMF: Ukraine Must Now Steal $1.5 Billion+ from Russia to Buy Weapons By Eric Zuesse, March 25, 2015
Tsipras in Berlin: Germany and Greece Pledge “Cooperation” in Imposing Austerity By Johannes Stern, March 24, 2015
Neoconservative Ideology “Supports US Financial and Military-Political Imperialism” By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts and The Saker, March 24, 2015
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The Petrocurrency War By Gulam Asgar Mitha, March 23, 2015
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Washington Misses Bigger Picture of New Chinese Investment Bank By Jim Lobe, March 23, 2015
The Euro-Debt Crisis: Greece, Portugal, Spain. The Debts are Unpayable. Once the Lending Stops the Bottom Falls Out.
The Speaker of the Greek Parliament launches a Debt Audit Commission By CADTM, March 23, 2015
This Is What a McDonald’s Worker Makes: A Fight To Raise Minimum Wage By Global Research News, March 23, 2015
The New “Water Barons”: Wall Street Mega-Banks are Buying up the World’s Water By Jo-Shing Yang, March 22, 2015
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Global Famine By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 22, 2015
Full Disclosure: “US in Grave Danger.” Paul Hellyer By Hon. Paul Hellyer, March 22, 2015
War and the Global Economy: Financial Experts on “Why We Are Drifting Towards World War Three” By Washington's Blog, March 20, 2015
Syriza Promises New Austerity List as European Institutions Intensify Pressure on Greece By Robert Stevens, March 20, 2015
The Conflict Over the China-backed Asian Investment Bank By Nick Beams, March 19, 2015
Obama Set to Veto any Cuts to Pentagon War Machine By Bill Van Auken, March 19, 2015
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Who’s Won the “Sanctions War” So Far? Washington, Brussels or Moscow? By Andrew Korybko, March 19, 2015
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GDP report heralds still higher US unemployment
US Economic Recovery or Misleading Job Payroll Statistics? Something Strange Is Going On With Nonfarm Payrolls By Tyler Durden, March 18, 2015
EU Allies Defy US to Join China-led Asian Bank By The Brics Post, March 18, 2015
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New Economic Alliances. Does China have an Option? The Role of Gold By Bill Holter, March 18, 2015
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Major European “Allies” Desert Obama, Join China-led Infrastructure Bank: Plan B? By Tyler Durden, March 17, 2015
Fundamental Rifts: Power, Wealth and Inequality in the Arab World By Adam Hanieh, March 17, 2015
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Landscape of U.S. Failure: Financial Collapse Leads to War By Dimitry Orlov, March 17, 2015
Israeli President Invites Herzog and Livni to Form “Left-Wing” Alliance Government By Anthony Bellchambers, March 17, 2015
Isolating Russia: Washington’s Failed Attempt to Exclude Russia from the SWIFT Bank Clearing System By Bill Holter, March 16, 2015
Ukraine Agreed to a Monsanto “Land Grab” to Get a $17 Billion Loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) By Christina Sarich, March 15, 2015
The Crisis of Student Debt in America
The Student Debt Time Bomb: Breaking the Grip of the Predatory Lenders Global Research News Hour episode 96 By Michael Welch, Kéllia Ramares, and Ellen Brown, March 14, 2015
Investors Pledge Billions to Egyptian Junta at Sharm el-Sheikh Conference By Alex Lantier, March 14, 2015
The Price We Pay: “Dirty Banking” and the Dark History of Offshore Havens and Corporate Tax Avoidance By Global Research News, March 14, 2015
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African Human Rights Body Warns World Bank on Proposals to Reverse Decades of Advancement in Protection of Indigenous Peoples’ Rights By Forest Peoples Programme, March 13, 2015
Debt Default and Today’s Bail-Ins: Recalling the 1931 Austrian Credit Anstalt Financial Domino By Bill Holter, March 13, 2015
The IMF Ukraine $17.5 Billion Bailout Linked to “Reform” and the Impoverishment of the Ukrainian Population By Eric Zuesse, March 13, 2015
The Real Reason Walmart U-Turned on Wages By Curt Hopkins, March 13, 2015
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China’s Gold Strategy: Beijing’s 30,000 Tons of Gold Reserves? By Lawrence Williams, March 12, 2015
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Bankster Fraud Has Driven 100 Million Into Poverty, Killing Many
Stop The Fast Track To A Future Of Global Corporate Rule. The Dangers Underlying the TPP and TTIP “Trade Agreements” By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, March 12, 2015
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China’s Plan to have an International Reserve Currency linked to Gold By James Hall, March 12, 2015
Ukraine Crisis Report: Violation of the Donbass Ceasefire Agreement, BRICS and IMF-World Intervention By Global Research News, March 12, 2015
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What Kind of World, What Kind of Future? The New World Order “Grand Design” By Perdana Global Peace Foundation, March 12, 2015
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China’s Gold Strategy By Alasdair Macleod, March 12, 2015
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A New World Order: A Threat to Sovereign States By Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, March 11, 2015
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European Union intensifies pressure on Greece for social cuts
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Ukraine Energy Minister: EU Should Share Transit Risks, Help Pay for Gas Storage By RT, March 06, 2015
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The Globalization of War, America’s “Long War” against Humanity by Michel Chossudovsky By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, March 04, 2015
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