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Ukraine Crisis Means Drill, Baby, Drill

Russia’s invasion of Crimea is a tipping point event that will further spur the American oil boom. The European Union (EU) and United States in 2008 threatened to slap economic sanctions on Russia for invading Georgia. But after a while the criticism faded and threats of sanctions were quietly dropped, because the EU is almost entirely reliant on Russia for energy supplies...

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What is REALLY going on in Ukraine?

What is really going on in Ukraine?

Reading reports in the American media, that once revered institution which is now nothing more than a struggling source of poorly constructed propaganda, one would think that the Ukraine is in the midst of a pro-European revolution.  According to their fairy tale, former Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych was a pro-Moscow tool, ousted only after he refused to let his pro-European citizenry join the EU.  Protestors, they tell us, organized in an enlightened, democratic spirit, to run the murderous tyrant out of the country.  Following this narrative, Moscow’s power in Ukraine has been significantly curtailed.  The protestors expressed the will of the people and are now attempting to establish a pro-western, pro-EU government in Ukraine...

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Ukraine Protests Timeline

Three protesters died during Wednesday's confrontation between police and demonstrators in the Ukrainian capital of Kiev, further escalating the two-month-old protest movement over the government decision to ditch a cooperation deal with the European Union for closer ties with Moscow.

Here are the key dates that have shaped the protests...

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Obama and the EU push Genocide

There is no international Leftist campaign to destroy the independence of any country but Israel. Obama seeks to undermine Israel at every opportunity, just like the socialist ruling class of the EU.

In the Muslim world an open hate propaganda campaign goes on every single day, funded by the Saudis. (See MEMRI.org for daily updates of the huge hate campaign translated into English from Arabic and other languages)...

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A Foreign Policy for the Future

Grand strategy has always been seductive because it promises policy coherence in the face of complexity. Yet the sorry truth is that American grand strategies are usually alluring but elusive. Containment during the Cold War, the most often cited example of grand strategy success, is a recent lonely exception that has driven political scientists and policy makers to keep hope alive. That hope is misguided. In the post-9/11 world, forging a successful grand strategy is unlikely and dangerous...

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U.S., European Union Discuss Deal to Further Increase 2-Way Trade and Investment

The United States and the European Union, which already enjoy the world’s biggest business relationship, resumed talks Monday on a deal to further increase two-way trade and investment.

The negotiations are taking place against the backdrop of European pique over reported U.S. electronic espionage and were delayed because of the U.S. government shutdown. But officials for both sides said the benefits of the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership are too great for the talks to be affected...

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