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Trump: A people's 'new world order' taking shape?

Trump: A people's 'new world order' taking shape?

A populist wave that began with Brexit in June became a tsunami as Trump's cyclone hit Washington Tuesday night, leaving the capital in a shambles. His is a story straight out of Grimm's fairytales. t...

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Der Moment des „Arabischen Frühlings“ in der Türkei: kein Sisi und kein Gülen

Der Moment des „Arabischen Frühlings“ in der Türkei: kein Sisi und kein Gülen

TEHERAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Der kanadische Journalist und Experte des Nahen Ostens, Zentralasiens und Russlands meint, dass die türkische Version der sozialen Medien den „Arabischen Frühling“ in der Türkei anspornte.Der kanadische Nahostexperte Eric Walberg ist der Meinung, dass die Rolle der sozialen ...

Al-Quds interview: Palestinians and their allies resilient (Persian)

http://www.qodsna.com/NewsPage.aspx?newsid=61454

Kayha interview: Iranian elections

Kayha interview: Iranian elections

http://kayhan.ir/fa/issue/675/12

Russia and Soviet Union

Mind control and Cyberwarfare: 'The Russians Are Coming!'

Mind control and Cyberwarfare: 'The Russians Are Coming!'

The media campaign attacking Russia is in high gear these days. Russia is accused of cyberwarfare, leaking poor Hillary's emails, and now, of a slick disinformation campaign to undermine poor NATO, our bastion of peace.Then there is the traitor Edward Snowden, basking in sunny Moscow.  He blew ...

Бушизм. Есть ли такая идеология?

Бушизм. Есть ли такая идеология?

До недавнего времени «бушизмами» называли только печально знаменитые устные перлы Джорджа Буша-младшего, такие как - «они неверно недооценили меня» или «бери больше, клади выше»[1]. Но сейчас Америка готовится к президентским выборам, и значение термина меняется. Две династии борются за президентс...

Europe, Canada & U.S.A.

Trump: A people's 'new world order' taking shape?

Trump: A people's 'new world order' taking shape?

A populist wave that began with Brexit in June became a tsunami as Trump's cyclone hit Washington Tuesday night, leaving the capital in a shambles. His is a story straight out of Grimm's fairytales. the peasants rose up. The phoney civility of the neoconservative nightmare that Americans (and the wo...

Interview PressTV - US elections: Trump the 'lesser evil'

Interview PressTV - US elections: Trump the 'lesser evil'

interview begins at the 3 minute mark  http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x50v208_clinton-suffers-major-blow-due-to-deepening-email-scandal_news

Middle East

Turkey's 'Arab Spring' moment: No Sisi and no more Gulen

Turkey's 'Arab Spring' moment: No Sisi and no more Gulen

TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (MNA) – Canadian journalist Eric Walberg argues that turning back the coup, thanks to social media and mass demonstrations, is Turkey's very own "Arab Spring"."Fortunately for Erdogan, unlike in Egypt, the army was no longer the monolith it was in Kemalist days, headed by a ruthless ...

Al-Quds Interview: The new troika in the Middle East?

Al-Quds Interview: The new troika in the Middle East?

Egypt's hand-over of Tiran Island to the Saudis, Saudi flirting with Israel, Turkish disarray -- all conspire towards an unholy alliance. al-Quds1/ What is your opinion about a recent agreement between Saudi Arabia and Egypt over the Tiran Island? Do the Israelis gain from the deal?Tiran is strategi...

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Canadian Eric Walberg is known worldwide as a journalist specializing in the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia. A graduate of University of Toronto and Cambridge in economics, he has been writing on East-West relations since the 1980s.

He has lived in both the Soviet Union and Russia, and then Uzbekistan, as a UN adviser, writer, translator and lecturer. Presently a writer for the foremost Cairo newspaper, Al Ahram, he is also a regular contributor to Counterpunch, Dissident Voice, Global Research, Al-Jazeerah and Turkish Weekly, and is a commentator on Voice of the Cape radio.

Culture & Religion

Interview Khamenei.ir: 1953 coup centerpiece for new imperialism

Interview Khamenei.ir: 1953 coup centerpiece for new imperialism

The coup d’état of the 28th of Mordad in Iran remained the centerpiece for the n...

Peace & Socialism

Battles of Kunduz: US/Afghan 'friendly fire'

Battles of Kunduz: US/Afghan 'friendly fire'

The first "Battle of Kunduz" took place from April to October 2015 for control o...

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