newslog 31 March


Richard Moore

Ken Cole: Understanding the Bolivarian Alternative
The International Journal of Cuban Studies (Online) ISSN 1756-

Surprise: CFR launches project for global governance
International Institutions and Global Governance Program World Order in the 21st Century A New Initiative of the Council on Foreign Relations

Daniel Taylor: CFR Unveils Global Governance Agenda
The Council on Foreign Relations, often described as the “real state department”, has launched an initiative to promote and implement a system of effective world governance.

Chossudovsky: The Canada-Israel “Public Security” Agreement

FLASH ** US Backing for World Currency Stuns Markets **
..Coming on the eve of this week’s G20 Summit, Geithner’s remarks take on considerable significance.

* Michael Hudson: Does US Face G20 Mutiny?
I am travelling in Europe for three weeks to discuss the global financial crisis with government officials, politicians and labor leaders.

European powers rebuff US, British proposals for economic stimulus

The G20 summit: are the outcomes already known?
..As governments have responded to the economic crisis over the past several months, it is always the finance ministers and central bankers who have led the way. We have been told over and over again that only these financial experts, with their experience and insider knowledge, can hope to deal with the crisis.

Obama’s Afghan escalation: where is it leading?

Tom Burghardt: US Officials “Rediscover” ISI-Taliban Nexus
Long considered the realm of “conspiracy buffs” The New York Times, citing anonymous “American government officials,” have belatedly…

Mexico: the next Iraq?

The silence surrounding Sri Lanka
THE HORROR that is unfolding in Sri Lanka becomes possible because…

Insider reveals how banks promote credit card debt

Jonathan May reveals insider secrets
Jonathan May formerly worked for the International Monetary Fund… 

Number Of Chronically Hungry Tops One Billion

The return of Hoovervilles
During the Great Depression, shantytowns sprang up on the outskirts of American cities. Populated by those who had lost jobs and been turned out of their homes…
Rise of sea levels: ‘greatest lie ever told’
The uncompromising verdict of Dr Mörner is that all this talk about the sea rising is nothing but a colossal scare story