– $9 trillion US$ carry-trade blew up oil
– Institutionalized TBTF. Ellen Brown-5 Big Banks will Survive Next Financial Calamity-Everybody Else Bankrupt.
– Dmitry Orlov summarizes the current geopolitical situation. Basically, Anglo-imperialists, i.e. the combination of Britain and the US, are being tossed out of Eurasia, ergo all the turmoil. Most of the major Eurasian players — China, Russia, India, Iran, much of Central Asia — are cementing their ties around the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), to which the US isn’t even admitted as an observer. It will be an interesting 2015.
– While the U.S. remains embroiled in endless wars, the world is defecting to the East
– Peculiarities of Russian national character. More insight from Dmitry Orlov
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- How American Intelligence Works in the Twenty-First Century, from TomDispatch > http://t.co/5tobzNLEftover a year ago
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