Category Archives: Terrorism

Apple: Big Tech and Big Brother

It seems Americans trust their tech companies — led by Apple Inc. — to protect their privacy. They shouldn’t. This trust factor showed up in a recent poll taken following the highly publicized legal battle between Apple and the U.S. Justice Department began. Justice officials asked Apple to de-encrypt an iPhone used by a terrorist…. Read More

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Ukraine’s Energy War with Russia, Canadian Gas Magazine

INTERNATIONAL The Demand for Energy Security in Ukraine – Interview with Andriy Kobolev, Chairman and CEO of Naftogaz by Diane Francis Issue 4, 2015 Diane Francis visited Ukraine in June as a journalist, the latest of her many visits there dating back to 1992. She wrote this about the country’s natural gas monopoly Naftogaz, Ukraine’s… Read More

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Exclusive: General Wesley Clark on Putin’s Game Plan

Retired US Army General Wesley Clark, former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, has campaigned since 2014 to convince Western governments to provide lethal aid to Ukraine to fend off Russia’s occupation of 9 percent of its territory. In a wide-ranging interview, he talked about why this hasn’t happened and about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s war… Read More

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New Movie Reveals Russia’s Attempts to Destroy Ukraine

Ukraine is a nation interrupted, its identity and promise stolen by invaders and predators for centuries. Ukraine’s principle oppressor has been, and remains, Russia where leaders like Russian President Vladimir Putin propagate the fiction that Ukraine is “little Russia.” But the two are distinctive and the Ukrainian language is as different from Russian as is… Read More

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Europe’s Next Wave of Migrants May Come From Ukraine

n chess, a player is in “zugzwang” when no move will rescue his situation. Russian President Vladimir Putin has put Ukraine in “zugzwang” and, as things now stand, the country is unable to move forward militarily, economically or diplomatically. Without relief, Europe may end up with another deluge of asylum seekers, this time from Ukraine…. Read More

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Money Laundering threat to Global Economy

A recent report by Washington think tank Global Financial Integrity reveals the fatal flaw in the world’s globalized financial architecture: It has not been accompanied by a globalized governance and regulation system. This became alarmingly apparent in 2008 when the world’s financial system collapsed due to incompetence and skullduggery by Wall Street and U.S. mortgage… Read More

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