Daily Archives: April 17, 2016

USA | BROOKINGS LAUNCHES UNGUIDED MISSILE – THE PANAMA PAPERS AS PUTIN PLOT

By John Helmer

Clifford Gaddy (lead image, left) has never recovered from his 20-year infatuation with Anatoly Chubais and Alexei Kudrin. Neither has Gaddy’s boss at Brookings Institution in Washington, Strobe Talbott (right), the regime changer-in-chief at the State Department in the 1990s, when Boris Yeltsin was his man in the Kremlin, and the rest of the country too weak to resist.

USA | The Toxic Coddling of Petro Poroshenko

This article deals with a problem how to save the US backed rightwing regime in Ukraine, but its analysis gives an interesting review of contemporary situation in this country. It was a reason for republishing it here.

By Lev Golinkin

India | The chill wind from the North

by Vijay Prashad

As funds for social welfare schemes dry up with the global recession, the old elite, with help from the U.S., is using the language of anti-corruption to reassert itself and destabilise Leftist governments in Latin America