Leaked Documents Show Germany Preparing for War with Russia

Drago Bosnic In the immediate aftermath of the (First) Cold War, the German military (Bundeswehr) went through massive restructuring and downsizing, drastically bringing down the number of combat-ready troops. After the Soviet Union’s dismantlement in the early 1990s, the Bundeswehr was left without its primary adversary, eliminating the need for maintaining hundreds of thousands of…

Germany is Forced to Give Up its Ambitions in Africa

Vladimir Danilov The US and the former European metropolises – France, Britain and Germany – have made desperate efforts in recent years to maintain their neo-colonial positions on the African continent. After all, the Western bloc views Africa primarily from a military-geopolitical and resource-based perspective, with projected prospects for global development. These aspects are viewed…

Who Profits from Pipeline Terror?

Pepe Escobar Secret talks between Russia and Germany to resolve their Nord Stream 1 and 2 issues had to be averted at any cost The War of Economic Corridors has entered incandescent, uncharted territory: Pipeline Terror. A sophisticated military operation – that required exhaustive planning, possibly involving several actors – blew up four separate sections of…

The Anglo-American Axis Benefits from the Ecological Terrorist Attack in the Baltic Sea

Andrew Korybko This terrorist attack destroyed any chance of an energy-driven Russian-German rapprochement, immediately catapulted Poland into the position of being one of the continent’s most pivotal energy hubs, and thus took the Anglo-American Axis’ plans for dividing and ruling Europe to the next level. The unprecedented damage done to the Nord Stream pipelines Monday…

‘Hot Autumn’ of Resistance as Germans Suffer from Sanctions on Russia

C.J. Atkins A banner at the protest in Leipzig reads: ‘Prices down, Wages up.’ | Martin Heinlein / Die Linke via Unsere Zeit LEIPZIG, Germany—Around 5,000 in Leipzig and another 1,000 in Berlin last Monday took part in the first rallies of a campaign that’s being called the start of a “hot autumn” of resistance…

How Germany’s Government Abuses the German People to Serve U.S. Billionaires

Eric Zuesse “Already delivering heavy weapons”: Baerbock dodges Kiev’s request for main battle tanks Germany was taken over by the United States when Gorbachev gave East Germany to the U.S. and its allies, on 3 October 1990, in return for a lying promise from the U.S. Government that America’s anti-Russian military alliance NATO would not…

Last Leader of East Germany, Egon Krenz: NATO and War in Ukraine

Ben Chacko Egon Krenz, just elected to lead the German Democratic Republic, raises a fist and is all smiles as he walks through the crowd to his new office on Oct. 24, 1989. | Rainer Klostermeier / AP The death of Mikhail Gorbachev brought discussion of the collapse of Soviet socialism back to the fore—especially…

Germany’s Energy Suicide: An Autopsy

Pepe Escobar Police stand blocking people taking part in a protest against increasing energy prices and rising living expenses in Leipzig, Germany, September 5, 2022. Credit: REUTERS/Christian Mang The EU has weaponized the supply of European energy on behalf of a financial racket, against the interests of European industry and consumers. When Green fanatic Robert…

The Tolerated Nazi Cult

Nicolas Riedl Stepan Bandera’s grave, Munich (2022). [Photo: Nicolas Riedl]. In recent years, the word “Nazi” has been completely gutted by its inflationary use like no other. Today, “Nazi” is anyone who is not on the top of the tree of political correctness. Accordingly, it seems bizarre when the grave of a genuine Nazi collaborator,…

Why Germany Needs a Revolution

Eric Zuesse Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate displayed the yellow and blue colours of Ukraine in an act of solidarity – Image AP  Germany’s newsmedia — echoing America’s — have attributed the soaring fuel-prices to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which clearly is a lie, because the source is clearly Germany’s anti-Russian sanctions and termination of the Nord…

Freeze or Starve? Sanctioning Russia Leaves Germans a Choice this Winter

C.J. ATKINS Freeze or starve: With energy costs driving up the price of everything, Germans will face a choice this winter. Here, a pedestrian walks through the freezing winter fog in Berlin. | Maurizio Gambarini / dpa via AP The biggest beneficiary in the whole affair, Pohl argues, has been U.S. imperialism. Its energy companies…

Germany Criminalizes Journalist for Exposing Ukrainian War Crimes

Independent Donetsk-based journalist Alina Lipp of Germany speaks to Max Blumenthal about being prosecuted by the German state for violating new speech codes through her reporting in the breakaway Donetsk Republic. As the only German reporter on the ground in Donetsk, Lipp has exposed Ukrainian forces shelling civilians, attacking a maternity ward, mining harbors, and…

The CIA & the Frankfurt School’s Anti-Communism

GABRIEL ROCKHILL Foundations of the Global Theory Industry Frankfurt School critical theory has been—along with French theory—one of the hottest commodities of the global theory industry. Together, they serve as the common source for so many of the trend-setting forms of theoretical critique that currently dominate the academic market in the capitalist world, from postcolonial…

How Pre-WW II Ukrainian Fascists Pioneered Brutal Terror Techniques; Later Improved by CIA, Now Ironically Taught to Descendants

Evan Reif Meet the CIA’s eager students—star pupils in the art of terrorizing civilian populations: Organization of Ukrainian Nationalist (OUN) partisans recruited by the CIA to fight against the Soviets. [Source: rbth.com] “Terror will be not only a means of self-defense, but also a form of agitation, which will affect friend and foe alike, regardless…