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Croatian Footballer Who Chanted Far Right Ukrainian Slogan in Russia is Neither Fined Nor Suspended

The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has made a controversial decision to neither fine nor suspend Croatian footballer Domagoj Vida who shouted a slogan in a selfie video made in Sochi after his team’s victory over the Russian team. During a widely circulated video Domagoj Vida shouted a slogan that is […]

America’s Academia-Industrial Complex is Now Far More Dangerous Than Its Military-Industrial Complex

In his final address to the American people as President, Dwight D. Eisenhower said the following: “In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military–industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists, and will persist. […]

It’s Not Just Trump, China’s Also Making The WTO Irrelevant

China’s pioneering initiative to institutionalize trade rules and dispute mechanisms for its New Silk Road is especially impactful in making the World Trade Organization irrelevant in and of itself, but when combined with Trump’s recent moves away from this globalist body, it has the effect of dealing what might be […]

Chinese Premier Li’s Visit to Europe is a Make or Break Moment For The EU’s Credentials on Free Trade

Trump fiddles while Europe’s political elite burn Tomorrow is D-Day for the US-China trade war as Donald Trump’s tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports will go into effect as will Chinese counter-tariffs targeting $34 billion worth of US imports. Meanwhile, the European Union has already retaliated against Washington’s […]

EU Parliament Rejects Draconian Copyright Proposals in Major Victory For Free Speech Activists

After campaigns from multiple free speech activists, hi-tech innovators and artists ranging from world-wide-web inventor Tim Berners-Lee to Paul McCartney of The Beatles, the Parliament of the European Union has rejected new copyright proposals and has sent the entire issue back to the drawing board will new and revised proposals will […]

The Three Seas’ “Via Carpathia” Will Complete The Arctic-Mediterranean Corridor

The Polish-led “Three Seas Initiative” aims to streamline a North-South Corridor from Norway to Greece through the creation of the “Via Carpathia” trade route that would prospectively link with the “Baltic Ring” in order to connect the Arctic Ocean with the Mediterranean Sea. The southeastern Polish village of Jasionka hosted the […]

This 4th of July – Let’s Celebrate America’s Pragmatism While Condemning Washington’s Zero-Sum Mentality

History has often been plagued by irrational leaders, irrational cultures and irrational nations. While the US is often derided in these terms, this is thankfully not the case. Based simply on the sheer firepower which the US superpower possesses, the world as we know it would have likely already been […]