Facing a growing avalanche of corruption scandals that threatens to bring down her network and even the disgraced agency she leads, the communist director-general of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and her allies are scrambling to install a corrupt successor who can help keep a lid on all the malfeasance. If an independent outsider were to take over and launch a serious investigation of what has been happening at the UN agency since scandal-plagued UNESCO boss Irina Bokova took over in 2009, it could even result in prison terms, well-informed sources told The New American magazine. However, with operatives for Islamist and communist regimes leading the race so far, and the media remaining largely silent, it will take significant efforts by the agency's member states to ensure accountability and transparency.
Spanish authorities have been using violence and intimidation to quash a powerful secession movement and what they call an illegal referendum in the Catalonia region of Spain. Video footage of Spain's national police force beating firefighters and even elderly voters, while trying to sabotage the election by seizing ballots, has gone viral worldwide. But despite the global outcry, and despite estimates suggesting that nine out of 10 votes supported secession, the Spanish government has made clear that it has no intention of allowing the Catalan people to declare independence. Now transnational authorities are getting involved.
Thanks to overwhelming support from the establishment media and violent Antifa demonstrations aimed at suppressing opposition voters, Angela Merkel won a fourth term, but huge wins by the conservative AfD in the Bundestag mean she may not be ruling for long.
A knife-wielding terrorist stabbed two women to death on October 1 in the main train station in Marseille, on France’s Mediterranean coast.
Finland's vast welfare state, already teetering because of overspending, is in danger of complete collapse because of the country's low birth rate.
After no word on the UK's Brexit for over a year, member of Parliament Boris Johnson, current leader of the Brexit movement, said Britain would have a glorious future after leaving the EU.
In Denmark, once one of the world’s safest countries, the army now has been deployed domestically. It’s part of an effort to combat literally thousands of incidents of what has been called “low-tech jihad.”
Denmark’s minister of immigration and integration, Inger Stojberg, said that Denmark won’t allow any refugees into the country this year under a UN quota system.
President Trump should take note of the EU Court of Justice's bullying member nations on immigration policy, and get us out of NAFTA, and not even attempt to renegotiate.
Under the guise of bringing “democracy” to the United Nations, often ridiculed for its membership roster as the “dictators club,” powerful globalist and establishment forces in the European Union and beyond are pushing the idea of adding a “Parliamentary Assembly” to the UN. Such a planetary “Parliament,” globalists say, would give the UN some “democratic legitimacy” to usurp ever more control over the destinies of both individuals and nations. Already, some UN bosses such as former Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon have started referring to the UN as the “Parliament of Humanity.” But for advocates of liberty and national independence, the radical idea to further empower the UN is dangerous and must be opposed.