Ukrainian and Russian officials have agreed to a “short-term” gas deal that will carry both Ukraine and the EU through the winter with Russian natural gas, as fighting continues in Ukraine’s east.

In the wake of bakers, wedding planners, and others being forced to either submit to the homosexual agenda or go out of business, comes news of a Red Cross volunteer axed for, as the Coalition for Marriage puts it, having the wrong "thoughts and views."

The German government is so concerned about the situation involving a proposed $51 million Munich mega-mosque that it's taking action — to silence critics of the mosque.

The latest tax evasion treaty is not designed to benefit the taxpayers but the tax collectors, despite protestations to the contrary.

In one of the bluntest statements on the topic by any globalist thus far, controversial German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble openly called for “global standards” and “global governance” in taxation to ensure that governments can continue extracting huge sums in taxes from the wealth-producing class. In an October 30 column, Schäuble, who regularly promotes globalism and domestic police-state measures, also touted the global tax-information regime long pushed by socialists and globalists just signed in Berlin between more than 120 governments and regimes.