April 24th, 2014
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NEWS AND VIEWS FROM THE NEFARIUM APRIL 10 2014

Joseph comments on two important articles, this, from Der Spiegel, interviewing the German Interior Minister Thomas de Maziere, and Zero Hedge commenting on important international financial clearing developments in Russia:

German Minister: ‘US Operating Without any Kind of Boundaries’

US THreatens Russia with More Sanctions on Petrodollar busting deal

 

US/NASA SUSPEND SPACE COOPERATION WITH RUSSIA

In last week’s News and Views from the Nefarium for April 3, 2014, I outlined recent Russian financial initiatives, including the coming establishment of domestic clearing in Russia free of the dollar, as a step towards a system of international clearing also free of it. For those who have been following this website, I’ve been arguing[More...]

THE NEOCON AGENDA ON THE UKRAINE, SYRIA, AND IRAN: LEW ROCKWELL

This thought-provoking article by Robert Parry at Lew Rockwell.com was sent to me by Mr. V.T., a regular reader, and it’s worth having a close look at his thesis: Neocons’ Ukraine-Syria-Iran Gambit While there is much in Mr. Parry’s article that deserves careful consideration, I want to draw the reader’s attention to two things. The[More...]

NEWS AND VIEWS FROM THE NEFARIUM APRIL 3 2014

Joseph  comments on some important international financial developments, including an insight from an important article regarding Ukrainian soveriegn debt securities. Here are the articles he cites: Germany and China Sign Yuan Settlement Pact Putin Flushes US Dollar? And the most important article: Is Putin Quietly Dumping US Treasuries?  

UKRAINIAN “LEADER” TYMOSHENKO WANTS TO KILL 8,000,000 RUSSIANS… WITH NUKES

The saga in the Ukraine continues, folks, and so many of you sent me this article that I cannot thank you by name, but it’s worth talking about and bringing to everyone else’s attention. But before we get to it and my commentary, let me be clear once again. I do believe that Ukrainians had valid[More...]

NEWS AND VIEWS FROM THE NEFARIUM MARCH 27 2014

Joseph comments on new geopolitical initiatives from Russia and what they might portend, referencing the following three articles: Russia to launch its payment system in months, as disruption fears mount Petrodollar alert: Putin Prepares To Announce “Holy Grail” Gas Deal With China Russia Prepares Mega-Deal With India After Locking Up China With “Holy Grail” Gas[More...]

TIDBIT: A THOUGHTFUL ARTICLE FROM THE GLOBE AND MAIL ON VLADIMIR PUTIN AND THE WEST’S MISHANDLING OF RUSSIA

Here is a thoughtful article from The Globe and Mail on Vladimir Putin’s mishandling by the West, including helpful historical information: How The West Lost Putin  

VLADIMIR PUTIN AND US MEDIA BIAS

Yesterday I blogged about the possibility that the recent report of the Chinese government about U.S. human rights violations may be heralding a new stage in a stepped up propaganda war against the USA. I suggested, you’ll recall, that this may signal a heightened Chinese effort, to parallel and perhaps supplement, Russia’s considerably successful RT(Russia[More...]

CHINA SLAMS US HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS

Yes, you read that headline correctly. The Chinese government is calling into question the USA’s human rights record. Check out this article from Zero Hedge’s “Tyler Durden”: China Strikes Back at US Human Rights Violations The article, as you’ll note, specifically references the NSA spying-Ed Snowden affair as the primary violation of human rights that the[More...]

NOW THEY WANT TO GET RID OF THE VAN ALLEN BELTS…

Yea… you read that correctly, but I rather suspect your reaction was the same as mine: shocked incredulity. Nonetheless, that’s what some scientismists are proposing, according to the following article sent to me by Ms. M.W.(and big thanks for finding this one!): Physicists plan to wipe out Earth’s Van Allen belts with radio waves Now,[More...]