Tower of Basel: The Shadowy History of the Secret Bank That Runs the World

The Dulles Brothers, Harry Dexter White, Alger Hiss, and the Fate of the Private Pre-War International Banking System

By Peter Dale Scott The election of Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1952 had permanent consequences for U.S. foreign policy. The U.S. major oil companies, which before the election were facing criminal charges for their cartel arrangements, instead were freed to continue their activities, until “In some of the faraway countries where it did business.… Exxon’s…

Federal Judge Orders Detroit to Pay Another $85 Million to BOfA and UBS

Bankruptcy proceeding on swaps signals further attacks on retirees, workers Ruins of Detroit By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° A ruling by Federal Eastern District Bankruptcy Court Judge Steven W. Rhodes has awarded yet another large-scale payment to two banks that are heavily implicated in the financial ruin of Detroit and other cities throughout the United…

A Mandate from God: Christian White Supremacy in the US

Author’s Note: Following up on IC’s exclusive on the emerging anti-Indian movement in the US, the following essay examines the driving force of the movement–located in Christian Identity doctrine, Christian Right resources and Christian Patriot practice. As implementation of UNDRIP becomes a significant basis for the exercise of jurisdiction by indigenous nations in Canada and…

American Militarism, War Culture, and Police Brutality

The endemic violence of a society born of genocide, slavery, misogyny and ruthless capitalism is institutionalized in modern American structures. “The equipment and machinery regularly utilized by local police forces across the US now mimics that of a war zone,” while the “violence that is perpetrated abroad mimics the violent culture at home” – an…