Category Archives: Europe

12 Sep

Obama: The Message Is The Strategy

Fifty years ago the brilliant and always challenging philosopher of communication theory, Marshall McLuhan, wrote Understanding Media, in which he exclaimed, “In a culture like ours, long accustomed to splitting and dividing all things as a means of control, it is sometimes a bit of a shock to be reminded that, in operational and practical fact, the medium is the message.”

Posted in American Exceptionalism, China, Europe, Foreign Policy, Israel, Media, Middle East, Politics, Russia, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments | 172 views
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13 Apr

How Obama Enabled The Russian Seizure Of Eastern Europe

Our president promised us skyrocketing energy prices and a new era of “Green Energy”. So far, he has been able to deliver an ever-increasing price for energy, and with the crisis in Eastern Europe, we can anticipate a continuing rise … Continue reading

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2 Jan

Anti-Social (Guest Post)

There is a good reason that socialism is not a good fit for Americans. We’re not very social. We have a history of isolationism due to our geography but more so due to the fact that our country is made … Continue reading

Posted in American Exceptionalism, Economy, Europe, Freedom, Nanny Government, Socialism | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments | 271 views
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2 Apr

U.S. Leadership Void Squanders Influence – China Steps In

During this period in American history when the economy, business, trade and currency have taken pivotal positions in the Nation’s psyche, the country is led by what may well be the most economically uninterested Administration it has ever elected. Loudly … Continue reading

Posted in Canada, China, Economy, Europe, Japan, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments | 261 views
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23 Mar

EU Collapsing? Will Cyprus and Japan spell doom for the world economy?

Apparently it takes a former Federal Reserve senior economist to ground everyone in reality. The European Union is no more and disintegrating rapidly: “The European project is crashing to earth,” Athanasios Orphanides told the Financial Times in an interview. “This … Continue reading

Posted in Economy, Europe, Russia | 23 Comments | 1,125 views
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19 Mar

Cyprus: A Moral Dilemma?

The volume of ink and airtime being propelled our way on the country of the week, dissecting and analyzing its past, present, and future, may well catapult the name of a small island at the eastern end of the Mediterranean into a verb. How long before North Americans get “Cyprussed”?

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19 Mar

The Cyprus Effect…Why We Should Be Worried In America

(h/t Zero Hedge) What’s happening right now in Cyprus should be worrying every reader here. Why? Because what is happening there WILL effect us, and it could very well come to our shores. For those unfamiliar with what is going … Continue reading

Posted in Communism, Economy, Europe, Nanny Government, Politics, Russia, Socialism | 22 Comments | 903 views
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