EU proposes sending Migrants back to Greece

  Thursday, 08 December 2016 The European Union’s executive said on Thursday that member states should be allowed to send some asylum-seekers back to Greece from mid-March, in a step Brussels hopes will help restore the bloc’s migration policies, which collapsed under a mass influx last year.Under EU rules, the first country of entry is…

Italy’s PM Matteo Renzi Resigns Amid Loss in Referendum

  Renzi said he took full responsibility for the defeat and that on Monday afternoon he would convene his cabinet and then hand in his resignation to President Sergio Mattarella. Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi resigned Sunday night before officials results were in after exit polls showed he was facing a major loss in a…

Italians the latest to say NO to Establishment

  Sunday, 04 December 2016 To summarize, this is what has happened so far in yet another major overthrow of the political status quo: Italy PM Renzi lost by a huge margin, with the latest estimate somewhere around 59.3% voting “No” to Renzi’s proposed constitutional referendum. In a speech moments after the results were announced,…

US democracy ‘in crisis’, say Chinese media

  By Asian Correspondent Staff | 9th November 2016 | Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump react as they watch the election results during Trump’s election night rally, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in New York. Pic: AP (AP) CHINESE state media outlets are casting the U.S. election as the embodiment of America’s democracy in…

The Empire Files: Abby Martin Exposes John Podesta

With the Wikileaks release of thousands of emails belonging to John Podesta, very little is known in US society about Podesta himself. While he’s maintained a low profile, John Podesta is actually considered one of Washington’s biggest players, and one of the most powerful corporate lobbyists in the world. In this episode of The Empire…

Germany’s crime rate increased 80% since 2014, descends into lawlessness

Merkel’s Germany descends into lawlessness Tuesday, 01 November 2016 During the first six months of 2016, migrants committed 142,500 crimes, according to the Federal Criminal Police Office.  And Germany has been hit by a spate of horrendous violent crime including rapes, sexual and physical assaults, stabbings, home invasions, robberies, burglaries and drug trafficking. Adding to…

Most British scientists cited in study feel Richard Dawkins’ work misrepresents science

Public Release: 30-Oct-2016   Rice University   Controversial British evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins is well-known for his criticism of religion, but a new Rice University study of British scientists reveals that a majority who mentioned Dawkins’ work during research interviews reject his approach to public engagement and said his work misrepresents science and scientists because…