Alex Newman

Thursday, 21 April 2011 12:29

BRICS Leaders Attack U.S. Dollar

Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, the so-called “BRICS” countries, added more pressure against the U.S. dollar after their leftist leaders called for a new international monetary system and announced that they planned to start issuing credit for trade among themselves using their own currencies.

Wednesday, 20 April 2011 15:34

Communist China Cracks Down on Tibetan Monks

The communist Chinese regime is cracking down on Tibetan monks at a major Buddhist monastery as well as the surrounding community, murdering and arresting protesters while prompting worldwide condemnation and warnings of more atrocities to come.

Wednesday, 30 March 2011 15:41

American Survivor Speaks About Japan Quake

In an exclusive interview with Liberty News Network national correspondent Andy Ramirez, an American university student studying abroad in Tokyo revealed an insider account, including video footage (see below), of what it was really like to live through Japan’s devastating earthquake and its aftermath.

Afghan police traineesAnalysts say secret U.S. diplomatic cables released by the whistle-blowing organization WikiLeaks show that American taxpayers — through the war-contracting firm DynCorp — provided drugs and financed a party for Afghan National Police recruits where young boys were used as sex slaves. The corrupt Karzai regime then pressured U.S. officials to “quash” the story before it came out in the press.

ObamaPresident Obama gave a speech Thursday morning on supposed “progress” being made in Afghanistan, citing a recently completed annual report on the undeclared war as proof that America’s “core goal” was within reach. But incredibly, he essentially admitted that the United States has been doing it wrong for years and that, eventually, the Taliban would be brought back into the fold.

KremlinAmong the secret U.S. diplomatic cables released recently by WikiLeaks are several from Moscow, Tel Aviv, and other capitals expressing concern over the connections between, and rising influence of, the Russian and Israeli mafias around the world. The extent of their control over certain governments was also noted, with one expert describing the existence of “virtual mafia states” among former Soviet republics.

A costly plan by the central government of India to create unique biometric identification numbers for every Indian is meeting stiff resistance from civil-liberties groups as the regime prepares to send swarms of officials across the nation this month to kick off the program.

Wednesday, 31 March 2010 10:00

G8 Pushes Iran Sanctions, Meets Resistance

Hillary Clinton at G8As the world’s leading economies gathered this week for a “Group of Eight” summit, government leaders urged the international community to increase pressure on the Iranian regime over its nuclear program. But not everybody is on board.

After several attacks on Indian targets by militants in Afghanistan, officials and analysts claim that the governments of Pakistan and India are waging a proxy war there.

Thursday, 25 February 2010 11:23

U.S. Steps Up Military Aid to Yemen

The Pentagon has approved more than $150 million in military assistance to the government of Yemen, more than doubling last year’s budget of $67 million, international news sources reported Tuesday.

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