Global Economy

Beijing’s Race to Diversify out of US Treasuries: New Agreements would Allow Singapore to become “Leading Offshore Trading Centre” for the Chinese Yuan

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – China is accelerating the role of the Chinese Yuan with agreements with Singapore that would allow “direct trading between each other’s currency” according to Singapore’s central bank. The Agence-France Presse (AFP) reported that China and Singapore will cooperate on a number of agreements that would boost economic ties for both countries.  China is…

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Geopolitics

Saudi Arabia and U.A.E. Preparing for War with Iran? Major Purchases of “Bunker Buster” Bombs and Missiles from Pentagon

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The Pentagon plans to sell $10.8 Billion worth of military weapons to its closest allies in the Middle East besides Israel, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).  Agence France-Presse (AFP) reported that the Pentagon will sell Saudi Arabia and the UAE, two of the worst dictatorships in the world missiles, munitions…

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Global Economy, Media Analysis

China should Reduce its Holdings of US Treasuries, Diversify its Reserves, “There are Alternatives to Investing in the US Dollar”, Chinese Economist

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The US political crises and its Debt limit problem is a warning sign for China over its $1+Trillion it holds in US treasuries.  Although the crisis is temporarily resolved until January, uncertainties will still remain.  Before a deal was reached on Wednesday, Chinadaily.com reported that  “Even if the debt impasse is eventually solved…

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Global Economy

Has the US Dollar Lost its Credibility? Legitimate Concerns for the World’s “Reserve” Currency

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The confidence in the US dollar as the world’s reserve currency since the US government shutdown has continued its rapid decline.  On October 14th, started the third week of a US government shutdown reported that the US dollar fell against the Euro.  A deal involving a spending bill would most likely happen between…

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Geopolitics

Obama says Iran’s Capability to Develop Nuclear Weapons is a “Year or More Away”, Disregarding US Intelligence Assessments

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – US President was recently interviewed by the Associated Press (AP) on a number of issues including the US government shutdown and his recent discussion with Iran’s new President, Hassan Rouhani.  President Obama was asked about his conversation with Rouhani and how he perceives Iran’s new leadership role.  Obama said:                Well, here’s what…

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Geopolitics

A “Nuclear-Free Zone” in the Middle East? Why Israel will not Join the Non-Proliferation Treaty

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Iran’s New President Hassan Rouhani has requested that Israel to sign and become a member of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) as he spoke for a second time at the United Nation General Assembly. “As long as nuclear weapons exist, the threat of their use exists,” Rouhani said, citing the American bombings of Hiroshima…

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Global Economy

A Precious Metals Renaissance? What the Federal Reserve Bank’s Endless QE Means for Gold and Silver

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – As the Syria Crises continues with unfolding developments every day, an economic crisis looms.  The US economy is on the verge of sliding in to a severe recession that will eventually lead to a depression.  When?  It is hard to say.  Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced this past Wednesday at a news conference…

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Music & Entertainment

Why does the Music Industry keep “Underground Hip-Hop Music” Underground?

Music is everybody’s possession . It’s only publishers who think that people own it.   John Lennon Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The Corporate Music industry has had a monopoly on what youths from all around the world listen to.  They have been controlling the thoughts and beliefs of our youths and even adults through their control of the music…

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Education & Society, Geopolitics

Conflict in Syria and Global Resistance: Why Humanity will Prevail

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – The World is watching how far Washington will go to gain support for an attack on Syria.  France is backing the US along with Turkey and other Gulf “Puppet” States including Saudi Arabia.   Syria is defying Washington’s strategy of supporting the rebels known to be affiliated with certain groups such as the Al…

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Geopolitics

The Crises in Syria, Lebanon and Egypt: The Plan to ‘Divide and Conquer’ the Middle East and Why All Roads Lead to Tehran

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Western media has accused the Syrian government of launching a chemical attack in an area east of Damascus that killed hundreds of civilians.  It is the same accusations they had on Saddam Hussein who allegedly ordered a chemical attack in the town of Halabja in Southern Kurdistan, a Kurdish territory killing more than…

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Geopolitics, Media Analysis

Media Disinformation: US Warns Zimbabwe on Secret Uranium Deal with Iran

Is Regime Change on the Agenda? Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – In The Times of London, the UK-Based newspaper report titled ‘Zimbabwe running huge risk if it sends uranium to Iran, US warns’ that a US State Department official stated that the “UN Security Council Resolution 1737 prohibits the sale or transfer of uranium to Iran, except for…

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Geopolitics

Yemen under Assault: Drone Strike Kills 4 “Suspected Al-Qaeda” Members

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Washington’s approved drone strikes claimed the lives of 4 suspected Al-Qaeda members in the Maarib Province in Yemen on Tuesday.  It took place in the wake of the “Terror Alert” issued by Washington last week.  Reuters stated that “The New York Times reported on Monday that the closure of the U.S. embassies was…

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Geopolitics

The Battle for Oil in Central Africa: Fighting Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army or Confronting China? First “Highest Ranking” U.S. Official visits Uganda

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News -The Obama administration recently sent the highest ranking official to discuss its support for the Ugandan government’s involvement in various conflict zones in East Africa that includes Somalia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan and Sudan and continue its effort to stop Joseph Kony and the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA).  Deputy Defense Secretary…

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Geopolitics

Israel’s “New Army” will use “Technological Advantages” including more Drones in Future Middle East Wars

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Recently the Jerusalem Post reported that new budget cuts for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) are expected to create a “New Army” according to Israeli Defense Minister Moshe ‘Bogie’ Ya’alon.  This means that Israel’s defense establishment will focus on new technology to fight its future war’s.  Israel is developing advanced technologies that include…

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