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Iran's legacy: 'Ayatollah Khomeini is alive'

Iran's legacy: 'Ayatollah Khomeini is alive'

The commemoration of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini on the 26th anniversary of his passing took place at the Islamic Center of York Region on May 31. Among the speakers was Moulana Zaki Baqri, Zafa...

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L’histoire de la Russie met en évidence les mensonges des médias

L’histoire de la Russie met en évidence les mensonges des médias

La Russie m’a toujours fasciné – les valeureux héros qui ont défendu la Moscovie contre la Horde d’Or, la fastueuse et mystérieuse foi orthodoxe, les vastes espaces, la philosophie et la culture remarquables, la révolution bolchevique contre l’impérialisme… Il est clair que l’Occident a toujours été...

Griechenland: Ausbruch aus dem Eurogefängnis

Griechenland: Ausbruch aus dem Eurogefängnis

Es ist nicht einfach, den Euro-Monitaurus zu erlegen. Die Griechen haben nunmehr schon seit Jahren gelitten und auf die harte Tour gelernt, dass mit glänzenden Euros in den Händen die Prosperität nicht wunderbarerweise hinter der nächsten Ecke wartete. Was wartete,...

Interview on Zionist hegemony in western culture (Persian)

Interview on Zionist hegemony in western culture (Persian)

تحلیلگر کانادایی در گفت‌وگو با فارس:دسیسه‌های واشنگتن-ریاض محور مسکو-تهران را تقویت می‌کند/حکم اعدام شیخ نمر نشانه ورشکستگی سیاسی آل‌سعود است«اریک والبرگ» روزنامه‌نگار و تحلیلگر کانادایی در گفت‌وگو با خبرگزاری فارس، کاهش اخیر قیمت نفت در بازارهای جهانی را طرحی آمریکایی-سعودی خواند و گفت این اقدامات ...

Russia and Soviet Union

Russian history exposes media lies

Russian history exposes media lies

Russia has always fascinated me—the stern heroes who defended Muscovy against the Golden Horde, the ornate and mysterious orthodox faith, the vast spaces, the remarkable learning and philosophy, the Bolshevik Revolution against imperialism... It’s clear the West has always been jealous of a race of ...

Ukraine & Egypt: A tale of two coups

Ukraine & Egypt: A tale of two coups

US plans for Egypt and Ukraine are falling apart and Russia is scrambling to pick up the pieces. In the latest color revolution, it was not an army but a rump parliament that pulled the plug on the elected president on a wave of protest, pushing out Ukraine’s Viktor Yanukovich on 22 February. He apo...

Europe, Canada & U.S.A.

Iran's legacy: 'Ayatollah Khomeini is alive'

Iran's legacy: 'Ayatollah Khomeini is alive'

The commemoration of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini on the 26th anniversary of his passing took place at the Islamic Center of York Region on May 31. Among the speakers was Moulana Zaki Baqri, Zafar Bangash and myself. Despite hate-filled demonstrators with placards and megaphones, threatening at...

Greece: Breaking out of the Euro prison

Greece: Breaking out of the Euro prison

Slaying the Euro monitaur is not easy. Greeks have been suffering for years now, having learned the hard way that prosperity with shiny euros in their hands was not miraculously just waiting around the corner. What was waiting was a hoard of German bankers, eager to buy up Greek islands for winter v...

Middle East

Islamic resistance to imperialism by Eric Walberg

Islamic resistance to imperialism by Eric Walberg

NEW WALBERG BOOK A GATEWAY TO UNDERSTANDING ISLAMIC MOVEMENTS PATHWAYS AND PITFALLS OF THE ISLAMIC RESISTANCE BUY NOW ISBN: 978-0-9860731-8-2 EBOOK ISBN: 978-0-9860769-8-5 $$23.95  299 pp.  2015 Distributors in the US and Overseas Eric Walberg’s third book on geopolitical strategy fo...

Iraq: A surreal consensus on withdrawal

Iraq: A surreal consensus on withdrawal

Pax Amercana vs offshore balancingThe latest jargon justifying imperialism, as if straight from the business page contrasts Pax Americana, where if they behave well, clients become more prosperous and more democratic. If that fails but you have a few reliable regional partners, there is an offshore ...

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Canadian Eric Walberg is known worldwide as a journalist specializing in the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia. A graduate of University of Toronto and Cambridge in economics, he has been writing on East-West relations since the 1980s.

He has lived in both the Soviet Union and Russia, and then Uzbekistan, as a UN adviser, writer, translator and lecturer. Presently a writer for the foremost Cairo newspaper, Al Ahram, he is also a regular contributor to Counterpunch, Dissident Voice, Global Research, Al-Jazeerah and Turkish Weekly, and is a commentator on Voice of the Cape radio.

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G Hancock "Supernatural: Meetings with Ancient Teachers of Mankind"

G Hancock

Graham Hancock, Supernatural: Meetings with the Ancient Teachers of Mankind, Anc...

Peace & Socialism

The 'Espionage Den': American ghosts in Tehran

The 'Espionage Den': American ghosts in Tehran

The highlight to any trip to Tehran—if you can manage it—is a visit to the scene...

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