Geopolitics, Global Economy

Who Needs John Bolton? Trump’s Neocons Are Determined To Go To War Against Iran

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Following John Bolton’s departure from the White House, Saudi Arabia’s oil facility was attacked by drones operated by the Houthi rebels of Yemen.  Trump and his Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo once again claimed that it was the Iranians who committed the attack without any supporting evidence.  Make no mistake, the neocons are…

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Geopolitics, World History

The “Irresponsibility” of Small Nations. US Missile Tests

Paul Craig Roberts, Global Research – After falsely accusing Russia of violating the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), Washington unilaterally repudiated the treaty. Thus did the US military/security complex rid itself of the landmark agreement achieved by Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev that defused the Cold War. The INF Treaty was perhaps the most important of all of the arms…

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Geopolitics, Global Economy

Why a War Against Iran Will be the “Nail in a Coffin” for U.S. Hegemony in the Middle East

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – President Donald Trump was recently interviewed on Fox Business and was asked about Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani’s statement calling the White House “Mentally Retarded” and if the U.S. was going to have a war against Iran and he said “Well, I hope we don’t, but we’re in a very strong position if something should happen.…

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Geopolitics, Media Analysis

U.S. War Criminals, Conspiracy Theorists and the Mainstream Media vs. Julian Assange

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Julian Assange exposed U.S. war crimes, CIA spying capabilities, false flag cyber attacks and corruption within the Democratic Party and he’s the bad guy? Trump’s Justice department has decided to charge Julian Assange with “17 counts of violating the Espionage Act for his role in obtaining and publishing secret military and diplomatic documents…

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Geopolitics, Media Analysis

The Assange Arrest Is a Warning from History

John Pilger, Global Research – The glimpse of Julian Assange being dragged from the Ecuadorean embassy in London is an emblem of the times. Might against right. Muscle against the law. Indecency against courage. Six policemen manhandled a sick journalist, his eyes wincing against his first natural light in almost seven years.  That this outrage happened in the heart of…

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Geopolitics, Global Economy, Media Analysis

A World Without Dollars? Are We Approaching the End of America’s Financial Order?

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – For Washington, the U.S. dollar is leverage, a financial weapon to dominate the world economy, to impose its foreign policy agendas and to secure a steady flow of natural resources over sovereign countries who use the currency. In the last decade or so, the reputation of the U.S. dollar has been widely discredited…

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Geopolitics, Global Economy, Media Analysis

The Crisis in Venezuela: It’s All About the Oil in Washington’s Backyard

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Washington wants to bring democracy to the Venezuelan people because they are suffering at the hands of a brutal dictator who starves his own people. At least, that is what the mainstream-media (MSM) wants you to believe especially the Pro-Trump network, FOX News. Trump wrote on twitter that “the citizens of Venezuela have…

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Geopolitics, Media Analysis

The Worst “Fake News” Articles of 2018: New York Times Claims Russia Influenced African-Americans in the 2016 U.S. Presidential Elections

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – If there was a Fake News of the Year Award, This New York Times article would be in the Top 5 category for running one of the worst stories and may I add, a conspiracy theory for 2018. On December 17th, The New York Times published an article titled ‘Russian 2016 Influence Operation Targeted…

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Geopolitics

Trump Nominates U.S. Army General Mark Milley for the Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Who Previously Said that Russia is the No.1 Threat to the U.S.

General Milley Warned Russia That “We Will Beat You Harder Than You’ve Ever Been Beaten Before” Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated U.S. Army General Mark Milley who is currently Chief of the Army to succeed Marine General, Joseph Dunford as the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The Associated Press (AP)…

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Geopolitics, Global Economy

Operation #Northern Shield: Countdown to Another Israel-Hezbollah War?

Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News –The State of Israel has conducted an operation to destroy tunnels on the Israeli side of the what is internationally known as the Blue Line between Israel and Lebanon. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) tweeted “We have just launched Operation Northern Shield to expose and neutralize cross-border attack tunnels dug by Hezbollah from #Lebanon…

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Geopolitics

Welcome to the Jungle: The Brazilian Presidency of Jair Bolsonaro

Pepe Escobar, Consortium News – It’s darkness at the break of (tropical) high noon.  Jean Baudrillard once defined Brazil as “the chlorophyll of our planet”. And yet a land vastly associated worldwide with the soft power of creative joie de vivre has elected a fascist for president.  Brazil is a land torn apart. Former paratrooper Jair Bolsonaro was elected with…

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Colonialism & Occupation, Geopolitics, Technology

Video: The Pentagon’s Insect Army

Manlio Dinucci, Global Research – Swarms of insects, transporting genetically modified infectious viruses, attack the agricultural crops of a country and destroy its food production – this is not a science-fiction scenario, but a plan that is actually being prepared by DARPA, the Pentagon’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Five scientists from one French and two German universities have revealed this…

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Geopolitics

Editor’s Note

Due to professional and personal responsibilities, Since last June, I decided to take a long needed vacation from Silent Crow News, but I will be back in November continuing the fight for peace, truth and human rights.  In the meantime, I will be posting articles and videos by various authors and activists alike from around the world. Timothy  Alexander Guzman 

Geopolitics, Global Economy

The Weaponization of the US Dollar: Crashing Currency Chaos Spreads Across the Global South

Pepe Escobar, Information Clearinghouse – The Iranian rial: crash. The Turkish lira: crash. The Argentine peso: crash. The Brazilian real: crash. There are multiple, complex, parallel vectors at play in this wilderness of crashing currencies. Turkey’s case is heavily influenced by the bubble of easy credit created by European banks. Argentina’s problem is mostly to do with the neoliberal austerity…

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