BRICS2017XiamenDeclaration
COMMENTARY

The BRICS Strike Back – Pepe Escobar

September 8, 2017 0

The BRICS Strike Back COVERT GEOPOLITICS The wide-ranging Xiamen Declaration, issued in conjunction with the just wrapped-up annual BRICS summit, shows that Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, although facing internal challenges of their […]

USalliesrunningBzrezinski112
COMMENTARY

Is North Korea Showing that the Emperor is Naked?

August 14, 2017 0

Is North Korea Showing the Emperor is Naked? COVERT GEOPOLITICS Amid the thick fog of (rhetorical) war between Washington and Pyongyang, it’s still possible to detect some fascinating writing on the (unbuilt) wall. by Pepe […]

G20MessHell1121
COMMENTARY

The G20 Summit From Hell

July 13, 2017 0

The G20 From Hell PEPE ESCOBAR Photo by Robert Anders | CC BY 2.0 A future history of the G20 in Hamburg might start with a question posed by President Donald Trump – actually his […]

USGermanflags112
COMMENTARY

Washington and Berlin on a Collision Course

July 6, 2017 1

Washington and Berlin on a Collision Course COVERT GEOPOLITICS The Russia sanctions bill that passed the US Senate by 98:2 on June 15 is a bombshell; it directly demonizes the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, under […]

MacronPutinPhilospherKing112
COMMENTARY

Putin, Trump & “my guy” Macron

June 8, 2017 0

Putin, Trump and “my guy” Macron PEPE ESCOBAR The three-hour face-off between Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron in Versailles offered some fascinating geopolitical shadow play. Macron went so far as to say that, “No major […]

BalkansDeepStateTerroristplans12
COMMENTARY

Jihad 2.0 – the Making of the Next Nightmare

June 5, 2017 0

Jihad 2.0: the Making of the Next Nightmare PEPE ESCOBAR You are about to enter the ultimate minefield. Let’s start with 28 EU leaders discussing the Western Balkans at a recent summit and blaming – what else […]