Nov 30 2022
The Daily Chronicles are snippets of the most important news across the world for this and each day as it rolls in. Kindly also use it as an open thread.
Life goes on with the regular US type provocation. Arms control…
Nov 28 2022
Our commentator SoUtH started a discussion that soon became broader than what the space allowed us. So, we are opening the discussion here.
SoUtH made a comment that could be provocative, but it is not. Change My Mind! We are not…
From Ben Norton at multipolarista.com (with permission)
Ed Note: Reading this excellent piece from Ben in conjunction with the recently posted Valdai Club article, Latin America, Key to Multipolar Transition must convince us of the very important role that this region…
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s remarks during a meeting with the participants of the scientific and educational programme, Dialogue for the Future, Moscow, November 30, 2022
It is good to see everyone here at the Dialogue for the Future again. We hold…
From the Valdai Club
The key to the multipolar transition is the opening of the Latin American front, that is the shifting of the center of gravity of the great power competition from Eurasia to the Americas. The question is whether…
Dec 01 2022
Looking at the food industry today, and the literal non-food chemical additives, bugs may be a solution (tongue-in-cheek comment). A new look at the food industry horrified me. In our home, we eat food, not stuff coming from a laboratory.…
First posted at Nov 28, 2022 at 08:03. Updates in the comments.
An update and previous information is in the current Daily Chronicles. Let’s draw the information together and I copy two pieces from the Daily Chronicles:
When did these protests…
Nov 30 2022
The Global South births a new game-changing payment system
By Pepe Escobar and first posted at The Cradle
The Eurasia Economic Union (EAEU) is speeding up its design of a common payment system, which has been closely discussed for nearly a year…
The Crux of the Putin-Xi Revolution for a New World Order – Arresting the Slide to Nihilism
Reprinted from Strategic Culture and within their framework: Republishing is welcomed with reference to Strategic Culture online journal www.strategic-culture.org.
Ed. Note: This article by Alastair…
Nov 29 2022
By Pepe Escobar, posted with the author’s permission, and first posted at PressTV
Iran’s parliament has just approved the accession of the Islamic Republic to the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), previously enshrined at the Samarkand summit last September, marking the culmination…
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s interview for the film, Nazism on Trial, Moscow, November 26, 2022
Question: Today, we are being told (primarily by the Ukrainians) that the Russians have “made things up” and there are no Nazis in Ukraine and there…
So today was a good day. Here in our little Latin American country, we have some excellent people. Today I was chatting with a Mexican fellow, an all-rounder with all kinds of practical technology. His real job is to work…
Briefing by Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova, Moscow, November 24, 2022
These are selections from Maria’s last briefing. If you want to read the complete briefing, it is at the link.
Crisis in Ukraine
I’d like to draw your attention to two dates…