Girding For Confrontation: The Pentagon’s Provocative Encirclement Of China

By Michael T. Klare, Tomdispatch.com -

On May 30th, Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced a momentous shift in American global strategic policy. From now on, he decreed, the U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM), which oversees all U.S. [...]

Preparing For War? The US Encirclement Of China

By Michael T. Klare, Tomdispatch.com -

On May 30th, Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced a momentous shift in American global strategic policy. From now on, he decreed, the U.S. Pacific Command (PACOM), which oversees all U.S. [...]

United States No Longer A Major Player In World Affairs

By Vijay Prashad, The Tri-Continental. -

The picture above is from Vienna. The wall drawing was done by the artist Tabby. It captures – in essence – the way in which a considerable section of the world’s population sees the US President [...]

China’s Determined March Towards The Ecological Civilization

By Andre Vltchek, Informationclearinghouse.info -

May 09, 2018 "Information Clearing House" -  There is no time for long introductions. The world is, possibly heading for yet another catastrophe. This one, if we, human beings will not manage to [...]

Unification Of Korea Being Led By Beijing, Not Trump

By Vijay Prashad, Independent Media Institute. -

No doubt that it was an emotional moment last Friday, when North Korea’s Kim Jong-un and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in stepped over the boundary line that separates the two Koreas. That Kim invited [...]

Pentagon Planning New Long War With China and Russia

By Michael Klare, Tom Dispatch -

Think of it as the most momentous military planning on Earth right now. Who’s even paying attention, given the eternal changing of the guard at the White House, as well as the latest in [...]

Could The Cold War Return With A Vengeance?

By Michael T. Klare, Tomdispatch.com -

Think of it as the most momentous military planning on Earth right now. Who’s even paying attention, given the eternal changing of the guard at the White House, as well as the latest in [...]

Will the United States Seek Peace in North Korea?

By Staff, Zoom in Korea -

North Korea and China dramatically showed the two nations are close allies before President Trump's planned meeting with North Korean President Kim Jong Un. At the invitation of Chinese President [...]

No Trade Justice Without Economic Justice

By Daniel Cooper, Trade for People and Planet -

As trade issues become increasingly prominent in the national political agenda we must maintain that there can be no trade justice without economic justice. As loud as Trump can be about his [...]

China’s State Bank Explains Why Their Infrastructure Grows And US Crumbles

By Ellen Brown, Truthdig.com -

“One Belt, One Road,” China’s $1 trillion infrastructure initiative, is a massive undertaking involving highways, pipelines, transmission lines, ports, power stations, fiber optics and railroads [...]

China Reassigns 60,000 Soldiers To Plant Trees In Bid To Fight Pollution

By Samuel Osborne, Independent.co.uk -

China has reportedly reassigned over 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in a bid to combat pollution by increasing the country's forest coverage. A large regiment from the People's Liberation Army, [...]

China Seeks To Become A ‘Socialist Country’ By 2050

By Jose A. Díaz and Tania Romero, Equal Times -

China is reaching a crucial moment in its long development. The world’s most populated country, now the second largest economy on the planet, with an urban population enjoying living standards of [...]

China Is Financing Petrochemical Hub In Appalachia

By Steve Horn, Desmogblog.com -

Over the past year, oil and gas industry plans to build a petrochemical refining and storage hub along the Ohio River have steadily gained traction. Proponents hope this potential hub, which [...]

US Color Revolution Begins In Thailand As Proxy War With China

By Tony Cartalucci, Global Research -

The protest leaders vowed to gather weekly until their demands were met. This is a thinly veiled threat, with the protests taking place precisely where previous protests organized by the same [...]

Tired Of US “Aid” (Exploitation), Africa And Global South Look To China

By Jim Carey, Mintpressnews.com -

BEIJING — There has been a growing focus on the economic development underway in Africa. There is a reason behind this seemingly new interest of Western powers in events happening in Africa, and [...]