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Category Archives: Rand Corporation

Road To World War 3 Unveiled: Is China Planning To Deploy Its Army Against North Korea?

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, New photos of a recent highway construction in China could be part of a contingency plan to invade North Korea or amass a huge army on their shared border. Experts fear this newly uncovered plot could stoke the fires of World War 3, inevitably involving the United States. According […]

“Armageddon Risk” Returns: North Korea Predicts “Catastrophe” As Massive U.S. War Games Begin Monday

Traders barely had time to enjoy the lull from the “Armageddon trade” – the rising possibility of a nuclear exchange between the US and North Korea, which peaked over the weekend when various US officials said a nuclear war is not imminent, echoed by a statement by N. Korea’s state-run news agency KCNA, before a […]

The Real WMD In Syria – The West’s Weapon Of Mass Disorientation

Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, A senior Rand analyst, inadvertently, gave the game away in a recent article inculpating Syrian President Bashar al Assad over the alleged toxic massacre of civilians on April 4. The Rand Corporation, a longtime conduit for CIA propaganda, wrote: «The use of chemical weapons today provokes international […]

Is World War The Twisted Cure For A Doomed Economy? “Signals for War Are Fiscal”

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The march to war is deafening. But the reasons for it go beyond the elements of military conflict and political intrigue. Underlying it all, the reasons are economic. With a nothing-doing economy that has long dragged on the American soul, there is a growing temptation to wipe the slate […]

Do Wars Help or HURT the Economy?

Does Defense Spending Stimulate the Economy and Create Jobs … Or Is It BAD for the Economy? Preface: Trump wants to drastically increase military spending.  At the same time, France, China, Japan and other countries are ramping up their military spending. An understanding of the effect on the economy is therefore timely. A number of […]

How To Defeat The Globalist System

Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, In my last two articles, 'How Globalists Predict Your Behavior' and 'How To Predict The Behavior Of Globalists', I explained the base fundamentals behind a concept with which most people are unfamiliar. They are so unfamiliar with it, in fact, that I didn’t bother to name it. In this […]

Russia Deploys Nuclear-Capable Missiles To Kaliningrad, Near Polish Border

Back in November 2008, then Russian president Dmitry Medvedev made a stark warning to NATO: “Russia will deploy Iskander missile systems in its enclave in Kaliningrad to neutralize, if necessary, the anti-ballistic missile system in Europe.” Subsequently we reported in 2013 that in a seeming escalation as the US ballistic shield of Europe appeared on […]

Here’s How A US-China War Could Play Out

Authored by Peter Apps, originally posted at Reuters.com, For all the focus on terrorism, one of the most striking features of the last decade is that the risk of war between the world’s major countries has returned. For the first time since the fall of the Berlin wall, military thinkers in the United States, Europe […]

Say Hello To Southeast Asia’s New Silk Roads

Authored by Pepe Escobar, Op-Ed via RT.com, It’s not only China vs. the US in the South China Sea. Few in the West realize that two completely different, intersecting stories are developing in maritime and mainland Southeast Asia. The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague denied China’s historic rights to waters in the South […]

America’s Aging Baby Boomers, Forced To Work Until Death, Blamed For Collapsing US Productivity

The graying of America’s workforce will come as no surprise to regular readers. Just earlier this month, we wrote that in a little noticed aspect of the “stellar” June jobs report, the vast majority – or 90% of all new jobs – went to workers 55 and older.   Hardly an outlier, this was the […]