Browsing All posts tagged under »Western Empire«

United States – U. S. Empire Secret Shopping List

February 8, 2011 by


Via WikiLeaks. WikiLeaks Staff, 5 December 2010, 21.00 GMT. Original article here. US diplomats were asked to secretly gather intelligence on the status – and vulnerabilities – of critical infrastructure and key resources in their host countries, new material from the Embassy Cables has revealed. The cable, sent on the 18 February 2009 and released […]

WikiLeaks, Dictators, and the End of the US Empire

January 30, 2011 by


The efforts of popularly ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mobarak to stabilise his failed regime are telling; particularly, his filling of the office of Vice-President. Leaving aside for the moment his choice of VP, I’d like to briefly touch on what I see as the symbolism of the move. Mr Mubarak was VP when his president, […]

The Necessity of Boycotting

January 22, 2011 by


At the turn of the 20th Century, there were great movements afoot in the US. Socialism was vibrantly touching the lives of working class people, and awakening them to their oppression, and an answer to ending that oppression. This was echoed across the world, of course, but I’m focusing on the US because it is […]