In Quest Of A Multi-Polar World

By Michael Hudson and Pepe Escobar, Consortium News. -

Fifty ago, I wrote Super Imperialism about basically how America dominates the world financially and gets the free ride. I wrote it right after America went off gold in 1971, when the Vietnam [...]

China, Iran, And North Korea Seek Support At The UN Against Unilateral Force

By Michelle Nichols, Reuters. -

New York City - China, Russia, North Korea, Iran and others are seeking support for a coalition to defend the United Nations Charter by pushing back against the use or threat of force and [...]

The Huge New Trade Deal ‘Western’ Media Do Not Like To Talk About

By Moon of Alabama. -

Tomorrow a new trade agreement between 15 Asian states will be signed. It will soon be seen as a milestone in the global economic history. But only very few 'western' media have taken note of it [...]

America Has No Allies, Only Hostages

The new president-elect of Bolivia, Luis Arce, has told the Spanish international news agency EFE that he intends to restore the nation's relations with Cuba, Venezuela and Iran. This reverses [...]

Please Tell The Establishment That US Hegemony Is Over

By Daniel Larison, The American Conservative. -

More than 10 years ago, the columnist Charles Krauthammer asserted that American “decline is a choice,” and argued tendentiously that Barack Obama had chosen it. Yet looking back over the last [...]

World Leaders Kick Off Initiative To Fight Coronavirus Without US

By Joseph Guzman, The Hill. -

The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched an initiative in collaboration with world leaders to accelerate the development of tests, drugs and vaccines against the coronavirus and share [...]

Could COVID-19 Reshape Global Leadership?

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies, Information Clearinghouse. -

As U.S. COVID-19 cases double every few days and the death toll mounts, the U.S. seems to be caught in a “worst of both worlds” predicament: daily life and much of the U.S. economy are shut down, [...]

US Is Losing World Superpower Status Over Failures On COVID-19

By Patrick Cockburn, The Independent. -

The US may be reaching its “Chernobyl moment” as it fails to lead in combating the coronavirus epidemic. As with the nuclear accident in the Soviet Union in 1986, a cataclysm is exposing systemic [...]

Is Turkey Going Rogue?

By Linda S. Heard, Intrepid Report. -

As a new bipolar world order emerges pitting the United States and its Western allies against Russia and China’s growing influence, the geopolitical deck shares are being rearranged. Turkish [...]