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Crimea, the Prize as Always

Crimea, the Prize as Always A guest post from William Dare, a retired university professor who lives in Thailand. History of Crimea, hegemon by hegemon Dear Colleagues, Starting in @500 BC here’s a real quick spin thru the History of Crimea, hegemon by hegemon: — Scythians — Greek Colonists  (major trading towns were Chersonesos, Balaclava, Sudak, and Kerch) — Kingdom of Pontus (Roman client state; Romans did build and garrison the complex of Charax, near Cherson) — Germanic Goths  (They build up Mangup, near Cherson, as a fortress cum trading center) — Black Huns (kept Goths in a state of…

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Stephen Lendman: Ukraine “Flashpoint” for WWIII?

Broadcast Wednesday, May 21st, 10-11:00 a.m. Central (1500 GMT) on NoLiesRadio.org, archived here. Note: TruthJihad.com subscribers can listen to shows on-demand before they are broadcast – and also get free downloads! If you are a subscriber, just log in to the members area of TruthJihad.com and go to the “Private Blog” to get early access to the shows. Is the crisis in Ukraine a potential flashpoint for World War III? Let’s ask Stephen Lendman, editor of the new book FLASHPOINT IN UKRAINE: How the US Drive for Hegemony is Risking World War III. The book features a stellar list of…

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USA insulting world’s intelligence

Uncle Sam wants YOU to believe his BS “They must really think we’re stupid.” That is what people all over the world are saying about the American government and media’s portrayal of world events. Several weeks ago, an interviewer said to Russian President Putin: “NATO claims the missile shield was not built against you but against Iran.” Putin broke out laughing… Full article: http://presstv.com/detail/2014/05/10/362023/usa-insulting-worlds-intelligence/

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DDWN: Will Israel crash a 777 into a building and blame Iran?

False Flag News Secret Service agents fired Huge DHS/FEMA “drill” starts today MH370 Protests As Airline Chief Defends Search  ‘Liars,  tell us the truth!’ Hundreds march on Malaysian embassy in Beijing in massive protest over MH370 disaster Iranian patsies photoshopped onto Flight 370?  Israel says, “Iran did it!” (skyjacked that plane)  Israelis have identical Boeing 777 in hangar  Five Freescale Semiconductors patent holders aboard Flight 370?  Did Jacob Rothschild inherit Freescale patents?  Cheney admits he lied about 9/11 Cass Sunstein: Truth is a disease Ukraine crisis setting up WWIII? Russians storm Ukrainian base  Russian troop movements stir concern in US …

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Canadian journalist Greg Felton on Ukraine, Flight 370

Broadcast Monday, March 24th, 10-11 a.m. Central (1500 GMT) on NoLiesRadio.org, archived here. Note: TruthJihad.com subscribers can listen to shows on-demand before they are broadcast – and also get free downloads! If you are a subscriber, just log in to the members area of TruthJihad.com and go to the “Private Blog” to get early access to the shows. Vancouver-based Greg Felton is the author of The Host and the Parasite, Exploding Middle East Myths, and more. A disillusioned former mainstream journalist, Greg is now an acerbic media critic and all-around trouble-maker. Greg describes the subjects of this interview as follows:…

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DDWN: Putin vs. NWO

Ukraine/Crimea 1) Russia absorbs Crimea http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/russias-putin-prepares-to-annex-crimea/2014/03/18/933183b2-654e-45ce-920e-4d18c0ffec73_story.html?wpisrc=al_national 2) Putin reclaims Crimea, denounces the West  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/19/world/europe/ukraine.html  3) New Cold War? http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/19/world/europe/if-not-a-new-cold-war-a-distinct-chill-in-the-air.html  4) Putin says US guided by “the rule of the gun” in foreign policy  http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/03/18/us-ukraine-crisis-putin-usa-idUSBREA2H0TE20140318 5) Obama pursuing neo-con plan for Ukraine http://www.infowars.com/obamas-former-foreign-policy-adviser-said-in-1997-that-the-u-s-had-to-gain-control-of-ukraine/ 6) Ukraine protest leader now heads central bank  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/international-business/european-business/ukraine-protest-leader-now-heads-central-bank/article17486363/ 7) Ukrainian officer shot by Ukrainian Defense Forces http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/crimea-crisis-fears-of-war-grow-after-killing-of-ukrainian-officer-at-military-base-in-simferopol-9200203.html 8) Kiev snipers shooting from bldg controlled by Maidan forces – Ex-Ukraine security chief http://rt.com/news/ukraine-snipers-security-chief-438/ 9) After Crimea, who is next? http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-03-18/next-one-moldovas-transnistria-region-said-seek-russian-accession 10) 95.7% of Crimeans Give The Finger To The White House Tyrant — Paul Craig Roberts http://silveristhenew.com/2014/03/16/95-7-of-crimeans-give-the-finger-to-the-white-house-tyrant-paul-craig-roberts/  11)…

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Putin puts fear of God in New World Order

  “In the wake of Crimea’s independence referendum, Hillary Clinton says Russian President Putin is a “new Hitler.”  Zbigniew Brezezinski, former National Security Advisor agrees, calling Putin not just another Hitler, but also a thug, a menace, a Mafia gangster, and a Mussolini. The Western mainstream media echoes this childish name-calling. “Why is the whole Western foreign policy establishment so afraid of Putin? Because Putin is standing up against Western aggression – not only in Ukraine, but also in Syria and Iran. Ongoing Western attempts to destabilize these and other countries are just the most recent examples of a decades-old…

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Kevin MacDonald: Let Crimea secede!

Broadcast Tuesday, March 18th, 10-11 a.m. Central (1500 GMT) on NoLiesRadio.org, archived here. Note: TruthJihad.com subscribers can listen to shows on-demand before they are broadcast – and also get free downloads! If you are a subscriber, just log in to the members area of TruthJihad.com and go to the “Private Blog” to get early access to the shows. Kevin MacDonald is a leading critic of the Zio-cons Kevin MacDonald, professor of psychology at the California State University, has published a new article Breaking up Ukraine along ethnic lines on the heels of his recent Competing Nationalisms in Ukraine. Dr. MacDonald…

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Top 10 reasons why US should keep intervening in Ukraine

“Those Ukraine girls really knock me out” :  Four good reasons to intervene Warning: The article below is satirical, flippant, and in questionable taste. If you want a serious “Top Ten” article about the Ukraine, read: Debunked: the State Department’s List of 10 Lies Against Putin OK, now that the obligatory disclaimer is out of the way… Top 10 reasons why US should keep intervening in Ukraine There are many reasons why the US should keep intervening in Ukraine. Here are the top ten. 10. We lost Crimea, so why not lose the whole country? 9. For only $5 billion…

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