EU Lifts Oil Embargo on Syria – Buys Directly from Al Qaeda

May 2, 2013 in News

Land Destroyer | It was recently reported that the European Union would be lifting its oil embargo on Syria, in an effort to help fund what it calls “rebels” operating there. In the Associated Press article, “EU lifts Syria oil embargo to bolster rebels,” it states…

Ron Paul’s Texas Straight Talk: The Great Cyprus Bank Robbery

April 2, 2013 in News

Ron Paul | The dramatic recent events in Cyprus have highlighted the fundamental weakness in the European banking system and the extreme fragility of fractional reserve banking. Cypriot banks invested heavily in Greek sovereign debt…

Cyprus Lifts the Curtain

March 21, 2013 in News

Peter Schiff | Troubles in Cyprus have encouraged many to boast about the comparative health of American banking institutions and the superior sanctity of our own depositor protections. Both of these strengths are illusory, and as a result, what happens in Cyprus will not necessarily stay in Cyprus.

After Cyprus Rejects EU Bailout Conditions, Panic Sets In as Bankruptcy Looms

March 21, 2013 in News

The Guardian | Locals speak of situation worsening ‘by the hour’ in descent far more rapid than Greece’s.

EU “Smart Borders” Project to Usher In “Big Brother” Border Security

March 2, 2013 in News

Deutsche Welle | The “Smart Borders” project aims to place 21st-century technology at EU border crossings. Critics think it’s little more than an effort to collect data – one that makes “felons” out of all visitors to Europe.

UKIP Nigel Farage: The EU is Increasingly About War

February 7, 2013 in News

YouTube | UKIP Nigel Farage: The EU is Increasingly About War

EU Panel Issues Report Calling for State Regulation of Media and Imposing Fines on Non-compliant Press

January 25, 2013 in News

The Telegraph | The “high level” recommendations that will be used to draft future EU legislation also attack David Cameron for failing to automatically implement proposals by the Lord Justice Leveson inquiry for a state regulation of British press.

After Sanctions, Iran Moves to Phase Out Dollars and Euros From Its Foreign Trade

January 16, 2013 in News

Press TV | Iran’s Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Shamseddin Hosseini says the country plans to phase out dollar and euro in its future international transactions after the US and the European Union (EU) imposed sanctions on Iran.