Global South



  • From China to Israel

    The Foreign Affairs office of China has been closed for the past week for the Chinese New Year.  They did speak out though, as Israel is doing its normal things, just worse than ever. Israeli apartheid forces killed 9 people in one hour in Jenin on 1/26, including a 61-yr old woman in her home.…

  • Here comes China

    In collaboration with Godfree Roberts and his excellent Here Comes China weekly newsletter.  This selection is but a fraction of what is a rich, complete and interesting newsletter.

    Starting with money flow in a new financial system.

    The video is from Godfree’s newsletter and the following comments are mine. I come from a farmer-business family. I…

  • Pax Sinica in the Middle East?

    by Godfree Roberts from the Here Comes China newsletter.

    Hope for Palestine and Iran?
    In 2022, the China-GCC Summit was one thing, and China’s strategic partnership with Iran another, but both Saudi Arabia and Iran applying simultaneously to multipolar institutions – BRICS and the SCO? Plus the idea of a BRICS Coin as a commodity-weighted neutral reserve…

  • China delivers

    About 3 years ago, when the economic conflict against China started in earnest (remember Trump’s Trade War), quite rightly chips were defined as a critical issue.  I made a prediction at the time that what we probably could expect from China is some kind of leapfrog in technology.  This kind of leapfrog is easily understood…

  • The empire is hitting back: it will be bloody

    The focus is on China and we can expect a wave of aggression as bad as against Russia.

    “We must recognize that China’s “peaceful rise” was pure fiction and finally confront the CCP with the urgency the threat demands. To do that, House Republicans will establish a Select Committee on China in the new Congress” state…

  • Press Release: Sergey Lavrov & Qin Gang

    Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with Foreign Minister of the People’s Republic of China Qin Gang
    On January 9, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke by phone with Foreign Minister of the People’s Republic of China Qin Gang.

    The Russian Minister congratulated his Chinese colleague on his recent appointment and wished him success in…

  • The WHO?

    We are all aware of the Russian objectives in the Ukraine, that of denazification and demilitarization.  The real objective is toward security stability in the area, and to do that, Russia must deal a healthy blow to NATO.

    There is a concomitant process. Let’s call it de-westernization. We described the current woes of the WTO here: …

  • Xi Jinping & Vladimir Putin + Update

    Most of the substantive issues discussed in this video conference will only trickle out with more time.  Here is a short summary of what is public now.

    Relations between 🇷🇺 & 🇨🇳 ‘Best in History’ – Putin-Xi Video Call Key Points

    📍The Russia/China partnership is a stabilizing force against the backdrop of geopolitical tensions and pressure
    📍Relations between…

  • Pentagon theorists predict scenarios

    This is a machine translation of an article by Director Elena Panina of the Russtrat Institute

    MOSCOW, December 29, 2022, RUSSTRAT Institute.  The RAND Corporation (an analytical center working for the US Department of Defense) published a report in which it presented its vision of the confrontation between the united West and Russia, which is based only on…

  • Century of Humiliation – Carl Za

    Carl is an excellent historian on Chinese History and how it fits into the global sphere.  He is interviewed here by Brian Berletic, who was wise enough to let Carl Za speak.  This is classical history that even a teenager (I hate history type) would be interested in.  It is not your boring history lesson.


  • FM Spokesperson Zhao Lijian

    Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian’s Regular Press Conference on December 2, 2022

    CCTV: On November 30, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said to the press after a NATO foreign ministers’ meeting that NATO is “clear-eyed about some of the challenges that China poses”. The US remains “concerned by the PRC’s coercive policies, by its use…