Leonid Bershidsky | Bashing the Russian economy has lately become a popular pastime, but it’s mostly pure fantasy.
Common Dreams | Another bought-and-paid-for corrupt Judge rules in favor of the corporate mafia.
21WIRE + Press TV | While causing problems for the American Shale industry, the engineered crash has also had a parallel effect on the Iranians.
21WIRE + Alternet | The people took the energy out of corporate hands and made it affordable for everyone.
Jay Dyer | What a quandary the average American patriot must be in here.
Stuart J. Hooper + RT | Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz has died and negative geopolitical realities mean change may be on the horizon.
21WIRE + Zero Hedge | This is rapidly shaping up as the most illiquid market in history.
Washington’s Blog | Until Wall Street executives are finally thrown in jail, the criminality and blatant manipulation will grow and spread and metastasize.
21WIRE FEATURE | Looking ahead at your Brave New World in 2015….
Andrew McKillop | A time for pondering what is, what could be, and who we need to absolutely get rid of in 2015.
Andrew McKillop | The hard truth: there is no longer any rational energy-economic basis for triple-digit oil prices.
Going Underground on RT | Patrick Henningsen says the UK’s involvement in Iraq is still creating radicalization at home – and the government doesn’t seem to want to learn from its mistakes.
21WIRE + Zero Hedge | Berezovsky was only made head of the navy on Saturday, as the government in Kiev reacted to the threat of Russian invasion.
Andrew McKillop | With no shadow of doubt “the gas question” will feature in what happens in the present stand-off between Putin’s Russia and the West.
21WIRE + Clean Technica | CEO Tillerson has lashed-out at fracking critics and proponents of regulation, but is secretly afraid of his own industry.
21WIRE + Brasscheck TV | Texas has an unusual history. It was an independent republic before it was absorbed by the US — unlike no other state in history.
Andrew McKillop | From a socioeconomic standpoint, the status quo of continual rising heating and electric bills – is not sustainable at all.
21WIRE + RT | Corporations and their think tanks know full well what the risks to the public are.
Andrew McKillop | Worldwide, major energy companies and their national government policy makers have engineered an impending and emerging crisis.