World Ready for US Collapse as Empire Hemorrhages Gold, Oil and Credibility

World Ready for US Collapse as Empire Hemorrhages Gold, Oil and Credibility by Dmitry Orlov for Russia-Insider Some ironies are just too precious to pass by. The 2016 US presidential elections gave us Donald Trump, a reality TV star whose famous tag line from his show “The Apprentice” was “You are fired!” Focus on this tag line; it is all that is important to this story. Some Trump Derangement Disorder sufferers might disagree. This is because they are laboring under certain misapprehensions: that the US is a democracy; or that…

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The Lunacy Of Waging A War On Iran From Which China And Russia Will Win

The Lunacy Of Waging A War On Iran From Which China And Russia Will Win from Moon of Alabama The scare mongering about an attack on Iran continues. Bolton must be laughing his ass off how easy he can play the issue based on nothing. He simply counters any debunking of the alleged ‘thread from Iran’ by upping the ante. Yesterday a British general in Iraq denied that any such threat exists in the area of his responsibility: “No – there’s been no increased threat from Iranian-backed forces in Iraq and Syria,”…

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What Putin and Pompeo did not talk about

What Putin and Pompeo did not talk about: Pepe Escobar via The Saker Russia is uneasy over the destabilization of Tehran, and on other hotspots the powers’ positions are clear. Even veiled by thick layers of diplomatic fog, the overlapping meetings in Sochi between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and President Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov still offer tantalizing geopolitical nuggets. Russian presidential aide Yury Ushakov did his best to smooth the utterly intractable, admitting there was “no breakthrough yet” during the talks but at least the US…

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Russian Orthodox Church Officially Opposes Compulsory Vaccinations of Children

Russian Orthodox Church Officially Opposes Compulsory Vaccinations of Children by Patriarchal Commission on the Family for Russian-Faith “First and foremost, concern for the welfare of children, including their health, is entrusted by God to their parents. The state and society should respect the priority of parental rights” “It is well known that, along with the risk of infectious diseases, there is also a risk of serious complications — even death — as a result of prophylactic vaccination. In such a situation, it is the patient himself who should make the…

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Sacred Road: Oldest, longest & biggest pilgrimage in Russia (Video)

Sacred Road: Oldest, longest & biggest pilgrimage in Russia Video by RT The Velikoretsky Procession of the Cross; the oldest, longest and by far the biggest of many in Russia. 40,000 pilgrims from all over country walk 160 kilometers for 5 days following the icon of St. Nicolay the Wonderworker. RT meets some of the Orthodox devotees and delves into what motivates them to take part in this challenging and demanding pilgrimage. Video Source

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US Lectures Russia to ‘Keep Out of Western Hemisphere’

US Lectures Russia to ‘Keep Out of Western Hemisphere’ by Robert Bridge via Russia-Insider With US military assets scattered to the four corners of the planet, and entrenched on Russia’s border, Washington believes the world is a playground that no other nation may enter. This is arrogance at its finest. Imagine how less complicated life would be if American statesmen only took the time to consult a world map before speaking publicly on global events. Had John Bolton, for example, performed this simple exercise he would have avoided appearing like…

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‘Life Is Such a Simple, Yet Cruel Thing’ By Vladimir Putin – Family Memories of WW2

‘Life Is Such a Simple, Yet Cruel Thing’ By Vladimir Putin – Family Memories of WW2 by Russian President Vladimir Putin for Russia-Insider GNN Note – Corporate media tells us we are to hate and despise the Russians as our enemy. I’m not sure why other than to keep us in fear of a threat that simply does not exist. China is far bigger threat to our way of life, not because of bombs or invasion, but through economic means. Russia is not threatening the U.S. economically, not yet anyway,…

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Russia Plans Massive Jesus Statue On Site Previously Reserved for Lenin & Stalin

Russia Plans Massive Jesus Statue On Site Previously Reserved for Lenin & Stalin by J. P. Mauro for Russia-Insider GNN Note – I have been working on a thesis for more than a year that shows a piece of the “russia did it” narrative is based on the fact that Russia is a hardcore Christian nation. The Russian people, by the will of Jesus working through the people, has all but eliminated abortion. This is further proof the entire narrative we have been fed about “The Russian Bear” is a…

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Debunking the Most Common Myths About the Byzantine Empire

Debunking the Most Common Myths About the Byzantine Empire by Pavel Kuzenkov for Russia-Insider Myths and misconceptions about the Byzantine Empire (of which Russia is believed by many to be the spiritual and political successor) abound. According to these prejudiced views, it was a backward and underdeveloped state, an Eastern despotism with a dead, ossified culture. On May 29, 2018 (the commemoration of the fall of Constantinople according to the old calendar), Pravoslavie.ru published a talk about these myths related to the Byzantine Empire with Pavel Kuzenkov, Ph.D in History, teacher of…

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