“Globalization Is Turning In On Itself And It Is Each Man For Himself”

From Raoul Pal, author of the Global Macro Investor and creator Of RealVisionTV
At The Margin
A few things are also appearing on my radar screen – future visions if you like – that I want to share with you. These are not conclusive, but rather a stream of unfiltered thoughts, which will develop over time.
I virtually never use geopolitics to assess asset markets. I have learned the hard way over time that it is the way to the poor house. Economies run financial markets, not wars.
But I do note that at the margin, the world’s geopolitics is changing. Gone are the fluffy days of Putin shaking hands with George Bush agreeing to keep the world supplied with oil, gone are the days of China helping US firms make profits using their cheap labour, gone are open-for-business days of Europe, gone is the Japanese military neutrality, gone are the Saudis as an unshakeable ally, gone is Israel also a steadfast ally, etc.
What is happening is something deeply concerning. Globalisation is turning in on itself and it is each man for himself.
This was always going to be the outcome of an imbalanced, debt-drowning world. Everyone wants a cheap currency and since that doesn’t work then everyone wants to find some way to get the upper hand on their own terms.

This post was published at Zero Hedge on on 11/02/2014.

BofA Banker Arrested In Hong Kong For Double Murder Of Two Prostitutes, One Victim Was Stuffed In A Suitcase

The excesses of 1980s New York investment banking as captured best (and with just a dose of hyperbole) by Bret Easton Ellis’s American Psycho may be long gone in the US, but they certainly are alive and well in other banking meccas, such as the one place where every financier wants to work these days (thanks to the Chinese government making it rain credit): Hong Kong. It is here that yesterday a 29-year-old British banker, Rurik Jutting, a Cambridge University grad and current Bank of America Merrill Lynch, former Barclays employee, was arrested in connection with the grisly murder of two prostitutes. One of the two victims had been hidden in a suitcase on a balcony, while the other, a foreign woman of between 25 and 30, was found lying inside the apartment with wounds to her neck and buttocks, the police said in a statement.
As Reuters reports, the Hong Kong police said that a 29-year-old foreign man had been detained earlier that day after two women were found dead in an expensive apartment in Wan Chai, a central city district known for its night life.
A spokesman for Bank of America Merrill Lynch told Reuters on Sunday that the U. S. bank had, until recently, an employee bearing the same name as a man Hong Kong media have described as the chief suspect in the double murder case. Bank of America Merrill Lynch would not give more details nor clarify when the person had left the bank.
Britain’s Foreign Office in London said on Saturday a British national had been arrested in Hong Kong, without specifying the nature of any suspected crime.
The details of the crime are straight out of American Psycho 2: the Hong Kong Sequel. One of the murdered women was aged between 25 and 30 and had cut wounds to her neck and buttock, according to a police statement. The second woman’s body, also with neck injuries, was discovered in a suitcase on the apartment’s balcony, the police said. A knife was seized at the scene.
According to the WSJ,, the arrested suspect, who called police to the apartment in the early hours of Nov. 1, was until recently a Hong Kong-based employee of Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

This post was published at Zero Hedge on 11/02/2014.

U.S. Warns That Americans In The Middle East Might Be Attacked By Al-Qaeda – Episode 505

The following video was published by X22Report on Oct 30, 2014
Initial jobless claims nears 40 year lows. More companies are laying off employees. GDP for the 3rd quarter jumped on government spending. FBI wants the ability to hack into any computer. Obama plans to bring Ebola infected people in the US. China sending millions of dollars and medical staff to West Africa to fight Ebola. Nigeria turns to Russia to help fight Boko Haram. Syria’s air-force hits the Islamic State better than the US led coalition. US State Department putting out warnings that Americans by be attacked in the middle east by al-Qaeda or the Islamic State. New false flag warning from Spain intelligence, the Islamic State will use Ebola to kill Americans. Be prepared for a false flag.

PUTIN’S ENERGY EMBARGO AGAINST EUROPE WILL LEAD TO WW III BEFORE THE END OF THE YEAR

The following information comes exclusively from my confidential sources as well as European news agencies. Do not expect to be informed, in detail, by the American media, about the unfolding crisis taking place in Europe. The American media is intent on promoting the Ebola hype as a prelude to installing complete medical martial law. Nothing can be allowed to break the concentration of news reports designed to promote an obsessional fear regarding the spread of Ebola with the goal of placing the U. S. under medical martial law. Martial law, in the U. S., is a prerequisite condition in order to force America to accept the coming world war. Therefore, the preconditions which will plunge the nations of the planet into World War III will go largely under-reported in the United States until the last moment.
Putin’s Plan B Yesterday, I reported that Putin has been aligning his new military allies in India, Brazil, Bolivia, El Salvador, Cuba, Bolivia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, China, and even in South Africa in attempt to force the U. S. to prepare for a Red Dawn scenario here at home in the event that hostilities break out. This was Putin’s version of ‘Plan B’ as he obviously was anticipating the loss of control over Ukraine.
After the pro-Western forces prevailed in Ukraine’s recent election, Putin wasted no time in putting an approximate 60% embargo of Russian oil and gas shipments into Europe, via Ukraine. An embargo, much like a blockade is an act of war. And war is largely where this present situation is headed.
The Big Chill Gas prices are quickly rising in London. Britain’s energy prices have already soared 18% as of this morning with the announcement that Putin is placing an embargo of energy Russian energy shipments into Europe. It is estimated that Europe gets anywhere from 25% to 33% of its energy needs from Russian sources, much of it via Ukraine.

This post was published at The Common Sense Show on October 29, 2014.

People Of Libya On The Verge Of Capturing Oilfields, Central Bankers Making Their Move – Episode 503

The following video was published by X22Report on Oct 28, 2014
Consumer confidence surged on the hope incomes will rise. Durable order declined. Pending home sales disappoint as Realtors say clients cannot get financing. US home ownership dropped back down to 1983 levels. China is allowing direct trade between yuan and Singapore dollar. 214000 doctors opt out of Obamacare. Ebola can be transferred via air and the CDC announced no quarantines for Doctors returning from West Africa. Afghanistan turning to China to help fight terrorists. Propaganda heating up about North Korea nuclear weapons. People of Libya getting ready to capture oil fields, now the central bankers will make their move. Now Germany is reporting that the Islamic State has the ability to shoot planes down. No fly zone in the works.
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Ebola Discoverer Warns Deadly Virus Will Hit China

Having previously warned of “an unimaginable tragedy,” Peter Piot, one of the scientists who discovered Ebola, has warned that China is under threat from the deadly virus because of the huge number of Chinese workers in Africa. While offering a silver(ish) lining that the pandemic will be over in 6-12 months, Piot stresses “it will get worse before it gets better,” and the director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine explained that he “assumes that an outbreak of Ebola in China will happen.”
As South China Morning Post reports,
One of the scientists who discovered Ebola has warned that China is under threat from the deadly virus because of the huge number of Chinese workers in Africa.
Professor Peter Piot also made the grim prediction that Ebola would claim thousands more lives in the months ahead.

This post was published at Zero Hedge on 10/28/2014.

NGO ENVISAGES GLOBAL ONE CHILD POLICY, PANDEMICS TO SOLVE OVERPOPULATION

The National Academy of Sciences has published a shocking report which envisages a Chinese-style global one child policy as the only means of reversing climate change and reducing global population to a ‘sustainable’ number of 1-2 billion people.
The white paper, authored by the University of Adelaide’s Corey Bradshaw and Barry Brook, even entertains the impact of world wars and global pandemics that wipe out 6 billion people as potential methods of combating the threat posed to the environment by overpopulation.
Crucially, the paper is edited by Stanford University’s Paul R. Ehrlich, a perennial advocate of population reduction whose dire proclamations about environmental catastrophes as a result of overpopulation have been proven wildly inaccurate time and time again.
In his 1968 book The Population Bomb, Ehrlich infamously predicted that, ‘In the 1970s hundreds of millions of people will starve to death,’ as a result of overpopulation, just one of many ludicrous forecasts that Ehrlich has got spectacularly wrong on a routine basis.
Ehrlich has also expressed his support for mandatory population control, arguing that such methods must be imposed ‘by compulsion if voluntary methods fail,’ while the biologist co-authored Ecoscience with White House Science Czar John P. Holdren, the textbook that advocates putting drugs in the water supply to sterilize people, mandatory forced abortions, and a tyrannical eco-fascist dictatorship run by a ‘planetary regime.’
Given that connection, it’s unsurprising that the white paper struggles to disguise its advocacy for draconian methods of population reduction in the name of saving mother Earth.
The report presents a selection of scenarios to achieve ‘reductions in human fertility’ in order to prevent ‘climate change,’ threats to biodiversity and to help ‘plan for a healthy future society.’

This post was published at Info Wars by PAUL JOSEPH WATSON | OCTOBER 28, 2014.

China “Ghost Town Index” – Here Are China’s 10 “Ghastliest” Cities

Who can forget China’s ghost city of Ordos: back in late 2009, when the hollow shell behind China’s torrid growth was first revealed to the world, the city near China’s Mongolia border was cooler talk for weeks. Fast forward five years later, and Ordos is all but forgotten, having been eclipsed by a veritable army of much bigger “ghosts” that make up the “ghost town network” – a list of cities created by the China Investment Network, a business newspaper in Beijing, to determine which cities were the most ghostly.
As Caixin reports, the newspaper devised its index using a government standard that says cities should have 10,000 people per square kilometer. The editors at China Investment Network determined that if a city’s ratio of people to area was 0.5 – that is, it was half full – then it is a ghost town. To take the example a step further, if a city had a ratio of .10, then it had one-tenth the population the government thought it deserved. Based on this approach, at least 50 Chinese cities fit the description of “ghost town.” The large city of Weihai, in the eastern province of Shandong, and the tourist destination of Sanya, in the south’s Hainan Province, were among China’s emptiest.

This post was published at Zero Hedge on 10/28/2014.

Total War over the Petrodollar

The conspiracy theories surrounding the death of Total SA’s chief executive, Christophe de Margerie, started the second the news broke of his death. Under mysterious circumstances in Moscow, his private jetcollided with a snowplow just after midnight. De Margerie was the CEO of Total, France’s largest oil company.
He’d just attended a private meeting with Russian Prime Minister Medvedev, at a time when the West’s relationship with Russia is fraught, to say the least. One has better odds of being struck by lightning at an airport then a snow plow, or any other ground support vehicles hitting a plane and killing all inside the plane, in my opinion. And I say that as someone who’s familiar with airports, having worked at Vancouver International Airport when I was in university; I was the one who would bring the plane into its parking bay.
If it weren’t for those short odds, a snowplow on the runway with an allegedly drunk driver would be the perfect crime. But who would benefit from his death?
De Margerie was one of the few business leaders who spoke out against the isolation of Russia. On this last trip to Moscow, he railed against sanctions and the obstacles to Russian companies obtaining credit.
He was also an outspoken supporter of Russia’s position in natural gas pricing and transportationdisputes with Ukraine, telling Reuters in an interview in July that Europe should not cut its dependence on Russian gas but rather focus on making the supplies more secure.
But what could have made de Margerie a total liability is Total’s involvement in plans to build a plant to liquefy natural gas on the Yamal Peninsula of Russia in partnership with Novatek. Its most ambitious project in Russia to date, it would facilitate the shipping of 800 million barrels of oil equivalent of LNG to China via the Arctic.

This post was published at The Burning Platform on 27th October 2014.

ADMIN WAS WRONG

I believe I made a statement in a post or comment a few months ago that we would never see gasoline below $3.00 per gallon ever again. Well, last week I saw gasoline advertised for $2.95 per gallon. Peak cheap oil must be a false storyline. Facts must no longer matter.
I WAS WRONG Make sure you take a screen shot. It might never happen again. I mean it might be the last time you ever see me admit that I was wrong, with the likes of SSS, Llpoh, and Stuck ready to pounce on any sign of weakness.
I failed to anticipate a drastic global economic slowdown and the lengths to which Obama and Saudi Arabia would go to try and destroy the Russian and Iranian economies. The energy independence crowd is crowing that the shale oil miracle has achieved nirvana for the American people. There is one law that works the majority of the time – supply and demand.
The reason prices have crashed is because worldwide consumption has stopped growing due to recession in Europe, stagnation in the U. S., and a slowdown in China. There has been no dramatic increase in supply. Adjusted for population growth, the number of miles being driven by vehicles in the U. S. are are at the same level they were in 1995, and down 9% from the 2005 peak. This is not due to engine efficiency. Gas guzzling pickups, SUVs and sports cars still acount for 75% of vehicle sales. The vehicle miles have declined because commerce has been reduced, requiring less trucking, and people without jobs don’t have to drive to work.

This post was published at The Burning Platform on 27th October 2014.

Vladimir Putin Is The Leader Of the Moral World – Paul Craig Roberts

Dear Friends,
Vladimir Putin’s remarks at the 11th meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club are worth more than a link in my latest column. These are the remarks of a humanitarian political leader, the like of which the world has not seen in my lifetime. Compare Putin to the corrupt war criminal in the White House or to his puppets in office in Germany, UK, France, Japan, Canada, Australia, and you will see the difference between a criminal clique and a leader striving for a humane and livable world in which the interests of all peoples are respected.
In a sane Western society, Putin’s statements would have been reproduced in full and discussions organized with remarks from experts such as Stephen F. Cohen. Choruses of approval would have been heard on television and read in the print media. But, of course, nothing like this is possible in a country whose rulers claim that it is the ‘exceptional’ and ‘indispensable’ country with an extra-legal right to hegemony over the world. As far as Washington and its prostitute media, named ‘presstitutes’ by the trends specialist Gerald Celente, are concerned, no country counts except Washington. ‘You are with us or against us,’ which means ‘you are our vassals or our enemies.’ This means that Washington has declared Russia, China, India, Brazil and other parts of South America, Iran, and South Africa to be enemies.
This is a big chunk of the world for a bankrupt country, hated by its vassal populations and many of its own subjects, that has not won a war since it defeated tiny Japan in 1945 by using nuclear weapons, the only use of such terrible weapons in world history.
As an American, try to image any known American politician, or for that matter any professor at Harvard, Princeton, Yale, or Stanford capable of giving an address to an educated discussion group of the quality of Putin’s remarks. Try to find any American politician capable of responding precisely and directly to questions instead of employing evasion.
No one can read Putin’s remarks without concluding that Putin is the leader of the world.
In my opinion, Putin is such a towering figure that Washington has him marked for assassination. The CIA will use one of the Muslim terrorists that the CIA supports inside Russia. Unlike an American president, who dares not move among the people openly, Putin is not kept remote from the people. Putin is at ease with the Russian people and mingles among them. This makes him an easy target for the CIA to use a Chechnya terrorist, a Jihadist suicide bomber, or the traditional ‘lone nut’ to assassinate Putin.
The immoral, wicked, and declining West is incapable of producing leadership of Putin’s quality. Having defamed Putin, assassinating him will cause little comment in the Western media.
Here are Putin’s remarkable remarks:

This post was published at Paul Craig Roberts on October 25, 2014.

Dollar Losing Reserve Currency Status, Central Bankers Preparing A Major Conflict – Episode 501

The following video was published by X22Report on Oct 24, 2014
UK growth falls .7%. Frances unemployment is at an all time high. Unilever sales down because of economy. U. S. Government revises house data to make it look like housing is in a recovery. China launches the BRICS bank. Shooting in Washington state to push gun bills. Mali has first case of Ebola as China signs economic deal with Mali. Yatzenyuk worried about terrorist attacks by Russia during elections. Kicked out puppet government tells citizens to cause civil disobedience. U. S. destroying the infrastructure of Syria, now considering bombing oil pipelines. Putin warning central bankers getting ready to push forward a major conflict.

Henry Giroux On the Rise of Neoliberalism As a Political Ideology

“There is a lack of critical assessment of the past. But you have to understand that the current ruling elite is actually the old ruling elite. So they are incapable of a self-critical approach to the past.”
Ryszard Kapuscinski
Are they incapable, or merely unwilling? That is the credibility trap, the inability to address the key problems because the ruling elite must risk or even undermine their own undeserved power to do so.
I think this interview below highlights the false dichotomy between communism and free market capitalism that was created in the 1980’s largely by Thatcher’s and Reagan’s handlers. The dichotomy was more properly between communist government and democracy, of the primacy of the individual over the primacy of the organization and the state as embodied in fascism and the real world implementations of communism in Russia and China.
But we never think of it that way any more, if at all. It is one of the greatest public relation coups in history. One form of organizational oppression by the Russiannomenklatura was replaced by the oppression by the oligarchs and their Corporations, in the name of freedom.
Free market capitalism, under the banner of the efficient markets hypothesis, has taken the place of democratic ideals as the primary good as embodied in the original framing of the Declaration of Independence and the US Constitution.
It is no accident that the individual and their concerns have become subordinated to the corporate welfare and the profits of the upper one percent.

This post was published at Jesses Crossroads Cafe on 23 OCTOBER 2014.

Don’t Blame Obama (He Has No Power)

The genius H. L. Mencken put it best when he wrote that ‘every election is a sort of advance auction sale of stolen goods.’
We also like the one from P. J. O’Rourke, who wrote…
‘Don’t vote! It just encourages the bastards.’
And we can’t forget Twain’s pithy observation…
‘If voting made a difference,’ he said, ‘they wouldn’t let us do it.’
Until now, this area of debate has been reserved only for the fringes. The question of whether or not to vote, that is. Or if voting is actually effective in changing governmental policy (the answer? No).
As you’ll see in a moment, though, this debate is slipping into the mainstream. And in a very big way.
To begin, let’s rewind six years…
‘The voters who put Barack Obama in office expected some big changes,’ The Boston Globe article begins.
‘From the NSA’s warrantless wiretapping to Guantanamo Bay to the Patriot Act, candidate Obama was a defender of civil liberties and privacy, promising a dramatically different approach from his predecessor.
‘But six years into his administration, the Obama version of national security looks almost indistinguishable from the one he inherited. Guantanamo Bay remains open. The NSA has, if anything, become more aggressive in monitoring Americans. Drone strikes have escalated. Most recently it was reported that the same president who won a Nobel Prize in part for promoting nuclear disarmament is spending up to $1 trillion modernizing and revitalizing America’s nuclear weapons.’
‘It has long been the province of conspiracy theorists,’ Mickey Edwards writes in a separate article in the Globe, ‘to claim that the real power of government is not wielded by the obvious practitioners of statecraft – presidents, members of Congress, the judiciary – but by secret or semi-secret entities, real wizards whose hidden machinations send us to war, sell us out to enemies, siphon public treasure into private hands.
‘Depending on your talk show or paranoia of choice, these are the bankers, oil barons, one-worlders, war profiteers, Bilderbergers, Masons, Catholics, Jews, or Trilateralists. Our formal institutions, in this scenario, are stage sets, Potemkin villages; our officials are puppets; we are an unsuspecting audience.’
Yes, there are countless ways to say the government is corrupt.
But here’s the thing…
At their core, all these theories have a ‘shadow government’ of sorts running things behind the scenes.
And, according to one highly regarded professor, that might not be too far from reality.

This post was published at Laissez Faire on OCT 23, 2014.

The New Great Game Round-Up: October 21, 2014

Kyrgyzstan Targets U. S. NGOs amid Fears of Kyrgyz Maidan, Georgia Freaking Out over Russia’s ‘Attempt to Annex’ Abkhazia & More!
*The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between a U. S.-dominated NATO, its GCC proxies, Russia, China and other regional players.
Much to the dismay of the United States, Russia ‘has been steadily strengthening its foothold’ in Kyrgyzstan in recent years. This became apparent in June of this year, when American troops vacated the important U. S. air base at Manas International Airport after the Kyrgyz government had yielded to Russian pressure and agreed to kick the Americans out. Since 2001, the U. S. had used Manas not only to support U. S. military operations in Afghanistan, but also to engage in all kinds of nefarious activities. After years of unsuccessful attempts to convince Bishkek of closing the base, the Russians finally got their way a few months ago, marking ‘Kyrgyzstan’s new era as a Russian client state’ according to Alexander Cooley, Deputy Director for Social Sciences Programming at Columbia University’s Harriman Institute, which is famous for its anti-Russian bias. Cooley’s statement shows that the closure of Manas was a heavy blow for the United States. Moscow lost no time in capitalizing on the departure of U. S. forces and is now apparently planning to expand Kant Air Base in Kyrgyzstan as well as its base in Armenia [emphasis mine]:
Russia Strengthens Air Defenses With Bases in Belarus and Central Asia
As Moscow moves to bolster its military presence in ex-Soviet allied states, the head of the Russian air force announced that Russia will establish an airbase for fighter jets in eastern Belarus in 2016, state media outlets reported Wednesday.

This post was published at Boiling Frogs Post on Christoph Germann | October 21, 2014.

Manufacturing moving from China to U.S. – survey

Large manufacturers are increasingly moving production back to the United States from China, according to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group released Thursday.
In the third annual survey of US-based senior executives at manufacturing companies with annual sales of at least $1 billion, the number of respondents who said their companies were currently reshoring to the U.S. from China increased 20 percent from a year ago.
Given the fact that China's wage costs are expected to grow, do you expect your company will move manufacturing to the United States?" the August survey asked executives at an unspecified number of companies that currently manufacture in China.
The executives who said "Yes, we are already actively doing this" rose to roughly 16 percent in the "Made in America, Again" survey in August from 13 percent a year earlier and seven percent in the first survey in the series, in February 2012.

This post was published at France24

Turmoil in Hong Kong, Terrorism in Xinjiang: America’s Covert War on China

China is facing increasing pressure along two fronts. In its western province of Xinjiang, terrorists have been stepping up destabilization and separatist activities.
In China’s southeast Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong, protests have disrupted normality in the dense urban streets, with protest leaders seeking to directly confront Beijing while dividing and destabilizing both Hong Kong society and attempting to ‘infect’ the mainland.
What is more troubling is the greater geopolitical agenda driving both of these seemingly ‘internal’ conflicts – and that they both lead back to a single source beyond China’s borders. With the so-called ‘Islamic State’ (ISIS) now implicated in receiving, training, and employing terrorists from China’s Xinjiang province, and considering the fact that ISIS is the result of an intentional, engineered proxy war the US and its allies are waging in the Middle East, along with the fact that the unrest in Hong Kong is also traced back to Washington and London, presents a narrative of an ongoing confrontation between East and West being fought on the battlefield of fourth generation warfare.
ISIS: Washington’s Global Expeditionary Force
If one was asked to name a global-spanning military and intelligence operation opposed to Syria, Iran, Russia, and China, they might say the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and the US Government – and they would be right. But they could also easily answer by saying the ‘Islamic State’ or ISIS/ISIL as it is also known. This is especially true after revelations surfaced that US-backed Uyghur separatists in China’s western-most province of Xinjiang have joined ISIS for training with intentions of leading an armed rebellion against Beijing upon their return.
Reuters in their article, ‘China militants getting IS ‘training’,’ would claim:

This post was published at The Daily Sheeple on October 21st, 2014.

EXISTING HOME SALES FALL VERSUS LAST YEAR, WHILE INVENTORY RISES – LET’S CELEBRATE!!!!!

In classic MSM fashion, the headlines about existing home sales crow that they are the highest in a year. The truth is they are 1.7% LOWER than last September. But at least inventory for sale is 6% HIGHER than last September. Lower sales and higher inventory always do wonders for prices. Right?
First time home buyers as a percentage of buyers remains at historic lows of 29%. This number should be 40%. The Chinese and the flipper morons continue to drive cash purchases at 30% of all sales. Mortgage applications remain at two decade lows despite mortgage rates below 4%.
Yeah – this is a wonderful report. Buy stocks.
Via Anthony Sanders
Existing Home Sales Rise 2.4% In September (But Down 1.70% YoY), Back To 2001 Levels
Existing home sales in September rose 2.4% to get back to 2001 levels. Year over year change in existinghome sales were down 1.70%.

This post was published at The Burning Platform on 21st October 2014.

The Highly Amusing Western Strategy to Undermine Russia

Western Bankers vs. Eastern Alliance
We’ve already taken a close look at the battle lines being drawn between East and West, between NATO and the SCO, between D. C/Brussels and the BRICS. Not only are these lines not going away, they are being reinforced with each passing day. The tension has grown worse, not better. It’s obvious why all of this is happening, too. We know that D. C. is desperate to keep its dollar as the world reserve currency, and that their current strategy in doing so is to tighten all the right screws, so that the new would-be challengers all cry ‘Uncle!’, and simply bow to their rightful masters at the Pentagon and the CIA.
There’s only one problem: the Russian bear is still standing, and appears ready for 10 more rounds!
With each passing day however, it becomes more apparent to all that the key BRICS nations(especially Russia, China, and India) are simply not going to ‘cry’ anything. They’re in this to the end, together. No one has budged in the East, despite the most hellish sanction firebombing that D. C. has brought down on any nation in quite some time.
Most of the shield brothers here, know who the target that of that firebombing is. That’s right: Russia is in the crosshairs of D. C. and NATO. They’ve been told by the President, that there would be ‘costs’ for acting out a different script than the one D. C. gives them. They’ve been told, in no uncertain terms, by the globalist minions, that they must abandon their dream of a new multi-polar, non-dollar-denominated world, and accept D. C.’s rightful role as emperor of the earth.
What has this strategy wrought for the past 2 years? Well let’s listen in at a private meeting between Cameron, Obama, and Putin that took place not so long ago, and hear them tell it in their own words:

This post was published at The Wealth Watchman on OCTOBER 20, 2014.

The Last 2 years of Western Strategy to Undermine Russia

Western Bankers vs. Eastern Alliance
We’ve already taken a close look at the battle lines being drawn between East and West, between NATO and the SCO, between D. C/Brussels and the BRICS. Not only are these lines not going away, they are being reinforced with each passing day. The tension has grown worse, not better. It’s obvious why all of this is happening, too. We know that D. C. is desperate to keep its dollar as the world reserve currency, and that their current strategy in doing so is to tighten all the right screws, so that the new would-be challengers all cry ‘Uncle!’, and simply bow to their rightful masters at the Pentagon and the CIA.
There’s only one problem: the Russian bear is still standing, and appears ready for 10 more rounds!
With each passing day however, it becomes more apparent to all that the key BRICS nations(especially Russia, China, and India) are simply not going to ‘cry’ anything. They’re in this to the end, together. No one has budged in the East, despite the most hellish sanction firebombing that D. C. has brought down on any nation in quite some time.
Most of the shield brothers here, know who the target that of that firebombing is. That’s right: Russia is in the crosshairs of D. C. and NATO. They’ve been told by the President, that there would be ‘costs’ for acting out a different script than the one D. C. gives them. They’ve been told, in no uncertain terms, by the globalist minions, that they must abandon their dream of a new multi-polar, non-dollar-denominated world, and accept D. C.’s rightful role as emperor of the earth.
What has this strategy wrought for the past 2 years? Well let’s listen in at a private meeting between Cameron, Obama, and Putin that took place not so long ago, and hear them tell it in their own words:
Obama: Thank you for taking the time to meet with us, President Putin. As you know, the differences between our countries’ governments are serious, and we wanted to lay it all on the line, so that there’s no misunderstandings whatsoever.
Putin: Alright, sirs, lay it out then. How does this go down if Russia continues to oppose your Saudi/Qatari natural gas pipeline through Syria, and your petrodollar hegemony?
Cameron: I’ll tell you how it goes down you little upstart!
Obama: Whoa, whoa, easy David, easy! There’s no need for that!

This post was published at The Wealth Watchman on OCTOBER 20, 2014.