As the rhetoric for sanctions on Russia heats up in Washington DC with regard to Ukraine, News Junkie Post Editor in Chief, Gilbert Mercier, was invited to discuss the developments on Russia Today’s (RT) April 18, 2014 show, CrossTalk: Indecision and Paralysis in Ukraine, with host Peter Lavelle and guests Mitch Feierstein and Andrew Korybko. [...]
New Junkie Post Editor in Chief Gilbert Mercier argues that Morsi’s coup in Egypt received a green light from Washington as a payback for his role in the negotiation of a cease fire between Hamas and Israel. Mercier says that “Morsi has become a new Mubarak as if the Arab revolution had to go back [...]
US Drone Attacks are the Cause for Pakistan’s Rapprochement to China The relations between Pakistan and the United States have been tense for a while. Since President Obama took office, his administration has dramatically ramped up military operations in Pakistan especially the illegal- by any national sovereignty standards- drone attacks. In 2011 alone, more [...]
US is Backing up a de Facto Talibanization of the Middle-EastIn the Middle-East, the United States de facto alliance with Islamist fundamentalist organizations, such as the Muslim Brotherhood, is potentially undermining America’s very own policies in the region and worldwide. This alliance of strange bed fellows- the US and the Muslim Brotherhood- is at play [...]
When the wealth being created by workers is gobbled up by the rich, there is no economic opportunity or social compact. Restoring The American Dream requires giving a bigger piece of the pie to those who make it in the first place.