France : Surveillance Law and Government-backed Terrorism

France’s new surveillance laws will not stop terrorism at home nor quell the legions of terror they are backing, ravaging lands abroad – instead – they will ensure the uncontested expansion of terror used to coerce the French population at home while justifying and carrying out extraterritorial conquest abroad. By Tony Cartalucci France has announced…

Deep State Fascism Behind the Anti “Conspiracy Theorist” Discourse

The State Against The Republic At the request of President François Hollande, the French Socialist Party has published a note on the international “conspiracy theorist” movement. His goal: to prepare new legislation prohibiting it to express itself. In the US, the September 11, 2001 coup established a “permanent state of emergency” (Patriot Act), launching a…

Colonialism, Coups and Conflict: Understanding Today’s Violence in the Central African Republic

By Devon Douglas-Bowers PART I The Central African Republic is now awash in media coverage over the ongoing sectarian violence and general upheaval in the country. But while many outlets discuss the volatile situation in the CAR, few analyses have put the violence in a historical context to discuss the way that countries like France,…

Minsk Agreement 2.0 – February 12, 2015

SLAVYANGRAD.org NOTE: Rough Translation, Subject To Amendment Translated by Gleb Bazov Source: News.Kremlin.Ru SLAVYANGRAD.org For English Text of the Normandy Four Declaration, please see: Eng.Balt.By (in Russian – News.Kremlin.Ru) A Set of Measures for the Performance of Minsk Agreements Immediate and comprehensive ceasefire in certain areas of the Donetsk and the Lugansk regions of Ukraine and its…

Charlie Hebdo, Free Press and Racism

The French government’s protection of the racist journal Charlie Hebdo had nothing to do with protecting freedom of speech. This is a deception that must be confronted. In 2012 the same government that protected this vile publication banned any demonstrations or protests or even public prayers opposing the racist publication. By Sara Flounders January 13,…

Uranium Games in Niger: The US-Franco Competition

By Andrew Korybko The West has actively been making multidimensional inroads into Africa over the past decade, largely of a malignant nature. The US and its NATO allies are interested in market potential, energy prospects, and military engagement. The West has lately been focusing on the latter, as seen by the recent Libyan and Malian…

Central African Republic: The Worsening Crisis

Interview with Abayomi Azikiwe Press TV has conducted an interview with Abayomi Azikiwe, the Editor of Pan African Newswire from Detroit, about French intervention in the CAR, which has done little to contain widespread, brutal sectarian violence. The following is an approximate transcript of the interview. Press TV: The UN has raised the alarm, it’s announced…