Renewables Dominate The Headlines, But Oil And Gas Remain King

Renewables Dominate The Headlines, But Oil And Gas Remain King Authored by Irina Slav via OilPrice.com, The transition to a global energy system that runs on renewable energy rather than finite and dirty coal, oil, and gas is arguably the number-one topic in the media, sometimes eclipsing even the pandemic. Yet, for all the enthusiastic… Continue reading Renewables Dominate The Headlines, But Oil And Gas Remain King

Biden puts China on notice in meeting with Japanese premier at White House

President Biden hosted Japan’s prime minister at the White House on Friday — his first face-to-face meeting with a foreign leader — and used the occasion to showcase their common resolve in counteracting China’s military and economic aggression in East Asia. China’s increasingly brazen activities in the region was a major topic of discussion for Biden and Japanese Prime… Continue reading Biden puts China on notice in meeting with Japanese premier at White House

Senators Unveil Bipartisan Bill to Protect American Workers From China’s ‘Unfair Trade Practices’

A pair of U.S. senators on April 16 unveiled a bipartisan bill aimed at strengthening domestic trade remedy laws and protecting American workers from what they called China’s “unfair trade practices.” Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) introduced the Eliminating Global Market Distortions to Protect American Jobs Act, saying in a press release… Continue reading Senators Unveil Bipartisan Bill to Protect American Workers From China’s ‘Unfair Trade Practices’

An Amusing Look At Brexit Scare Stories Versus What Actually Happened

An Amusing Look At Brexit Scare Stories Versus What Actually Happened Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk, Apart from a short-lived disruption of trade flows Brexit has been a macroeconomic non-event. So Much for the Brexit Scare Stories  Contrary to widespread fearmongering, the UK did not fall to pieces as a result of Brexit. Wolfgang… Continue reading An Amusing Look At Brexit Scare Stories Versus What Actually Happened

Britain To Deploy 2 Warships To Black Sea As “Solidarity” With Ukraine

Britain To Deploy 2 Warships To Black Sea As “Solidarity” With Ukraine Turkey’s NTV channel is confirming a Sunday Times report that said the UK is preparing to sail two warships into the Black Sea via the Bosporus starting next month amid continued fears that a major confrontation between Russia and Ukraine could break out.  “Putting the ships off… Continue reading Britain To Deploy 2 Warships To Black Sea As “Solidarity” With Ukraine

Oceania Takes On Eurasia And Eastasia

Oceania Takes On Eurasia And Eastasia Submitted by South Front, The emerging US strategy appears to be centered on imposing a regime of isolation on Russia and China with the aim of ultimately effecting regime change in both countries through a combination of political, economic, and military measures. The military component consists of building up… Continue reading Oceania Takes On Eurasia And Eastasia

US Issues Rare “Cognitive Warfare” Photo As Navy Shadows Chinese Carrier

US Issues Rare “Cognitive Warfare” Photo As Navy Shadows Chinese Carrier In a rare move the United States Navy has released a photo on Sunday of one of its warships shadowing a Chinese aircraft carrier in the East China Sea, which is said to have occurred days ago. Currently both countries have carrier strike groups… Continue reading US Issues Rare “Cognitive Warfare” Photo As Navy Shadows Chinese Carrier

Taibbi: An Afghanistan Veteran Looks Back On The “First Postmodern War”

Taibbi: An Afghanistan Veteran Looks Back On The “First Postmodern War” Authored by Matt Taibbi via TK News, I first met Adrian Bonenberger in 2014, after he completed two tours in Afghanistan. He’d published Afghan Post, a painful epistolary memoir about his experiences. Bonenberger started that book a breezy, confident, idealistic young officer, but as… Continue reading Taibbi: An Afghanistan Veteran Looks Back On The “First Postmodern War”