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Russia Launches $100 Million Bitcoin-Mining Operation

In what some have called a “watershed” moment for bitcoin, Bloomberg reports that a company co-owned by an aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin is seeking to expand Russia’s bitcoin-mining industry, leveraging Russia's cheap energy to rival China as the world’s largest mining market. The company, known as Russian Miner Coin, or RMC, is seeking […]

How Russia Could Strike Back Against US Sanctions In 4 Simple Maps

Authored by George Friedman, Xander Snyder, and Ekaterina Zolotova via MauldinEconomics.com, The US Congress has passed new sanctions targeting Russia’s energy companies. Among the other notable aspects of the sanctions is that they take some authority away from the US president (who used to be able to implement some measures but not others at his […]

Russian Lawmaker Issues Sobering Threat: We’re Willing To Use Nukes To Defend Crimea

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, As of late, the media has forgotten about tensions between Ukraine, NATO, and Russia. Crimea and the conflict in Eastern Ukraine have largely left the public’s awareness. However, that shouldn’t be the case, because this region is still a powder keg that could blow at any time. And if […]

The Reason Behind The Sales-Surge For Nuclear-Proof Bunkers

Authored by Eric Zuesse via The Strategic Culture Foundation, On April 15th, Zero Hedge bannered «Doomsday Bunker Sales Soar After Trump's Military Strikes», but this growth in the market for nuclear-proof bunkers is hardly new; it started during the Obama Administration, in Obama’s second term, specifically after the Russia-friendly government of Ukraine, next-door to Russia, got […]

Mike Pence Vows “Unwavering Support” For NATO, Pledges To Hold Russia “Accountable”

One day after John McCain made a questionable diplomatic outburst when as part of a US diplomatic tour meant to reassure Europe, and NATO, of Trump’s support, the Senator told participants at a Security Conference in Munich that the Trump administration is in “disarray”, on Saturday morning Vice President Mike Pence did his best to […]

Big Lies Repeated

Submitted by Brian Cloughley via Strategic-Culture.org, The Nazi propagandist Josef Goebbels is generally thought to have said that «If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it». In fact, he didn’t state that, exactly, but based his propaganda largely on the premise that «credibility alone must determine whether […]

NATO’s Rear-Guard Actions

Submitted by Brian Cloughley via Strategic-Culture.org, In the military a rearguard action is defined as ‘a defensive action carried out by a retreating army’ and it is an appropriate description of the desperate scrabbling by NATO to convince the rest of the world — and especially Donald Trump — that its existence is justified. President-elect […]

Populist-Nationalist Tide Rolls On: “America Is At A Plastic Time In History”

Submitted by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, Now that the British have voted to secede from the European Union and America has chosen a president who has never before held public office, the French appear to be following suit. In Sunday’s runoff to choose a candidate to face Marine Le Pen of the National Front in […]

5 Tricks Gun-Control Advocates Play

Submitted by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, There's been little talk of gun control this presidential election cycle, although state-level proposals continue to make it onto state ballots.  Gun control positions have come down along the usual partisan lines. It was clear from Clinton's comments in the final presidential debate, for example, that she […]

Dennis Kucinich’s Extraordinary Warning On Washington’s Think Tank Warmongers

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, WAR is a racket. It always has been.   It is possibly the oldest, easily the most profitable, surely the most vicious. It is the only one international in scope. It is the only one in which the profits are reckoned in dollars and the losses in […]