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There is much speculation about US Secretary of State John Kerry’s rush visit to Russia in the wake of Russia’s successful Victory Day celebration on May 9. On May 11, Kerry, who was snubbing Russia on the 9th, was on his way to Russia, and Putin consented to see him on May 12.

As time passes we will find out why Kerry was snubbing Putin on May 9 and 3 days later was criticizing Washington’s puppet regime in Ukraine. For what is known at this time, a possible explanation is that Washington is coming to its senses.

If you watched the 1 hour 20 minute video of the Victory Day Parade, you are aware that the celebration sent a powerful message. Russia is a first class military power, and Russia is backed by China and India, whose soldiers marched with Russia’s in the parade.

So, while the increasingly irrelevant West, absorbed in its own self-importance, snubbed
the celebration of the victory that the Red Army gave them over Hitler, the three largest countries in the world were present united. Russia has the largest land mass, and China and India, also large land masses, have the world’s largest populations.

The celebration in Moscow made it clear that Washington has failed miserably to isolate Russia. What Washington has done is to make the BRICS more unified.

With the President of China sitting at the right hand of Putin, the celebration also made it completely clear even to the morons in the Obama regime that Washington is no longer the Uni-power.

Consider now the impact on Washington’s vassal states in Europe, the crux of the American Empire. Europeans are aware that two of the most powerful military states in history did not survive their invasions of Russia. Napoleon lost the Grande Army in Russia, and Hitler lost the Wehrmacht in Russia. It has dawned on Europeans that they are being shoved into conflict with Russia in the interest of Washington’s claim to be the World Hegemon. Europeans are accustomed to obey Washington, but when it came to being forced into conflict with Russia, Europeans began to express dissent. Signs of an independent European foreign policy appeared with Merkel and Hollande’s meeting with Putin to resolve the Ukrainian crisis orchestrated by Washington.

Faced with the failure of its policy of isolating Russia and the emergence of an independent foreign policy in Europe, Washington sent Kerry as a supplicant to Putin to work out a way to de-escalate the Ukrainian crisis. Putin being a peacemaker will permit Washington to save face. But this will not please the neoconsevatives or the military/security complex. The former are invested heavily in claims of Amerika Uber Alles, and the latter are lusting for the abundant revenues from a new cold, or hot, war.

Obama, Kerry, and Cameron have to become magicians. They have to transition from demonizing Putin to working with him.

Having failed with force against Russia, the West is now employing seduction. If Western peoples hope to escape from the Police State that Washington has imposed on the entire Western World, we must pray that Putin does not fall for the seduction.

ORDER IT NOW

There is no world leadership in the West. There is only selfishness and hubris. Western “leadership” is exploitative. The West loots the non-West and is now turning on itself with its looting of Ireland and Greece, with Italy, Spain, and Portugal the next targets for looting. The American public itself has been looted of its jobs, career aspirations, and civil liberties.

The Western model of “democratic capitalism” turns out to be neither democratic nor capitalist, but a form of fascism ruled by an oligarchy. The United States is where regime change is most badly needed.

(Republished from PaulCraigRoberts.org by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. Priss Factor [AKA "The Priss Factor"] says:

    US is now a Jewish-Homo or Jomo-Cabal ruled nation where businesses are forced to cater go ‘gay weddings’.

    Under Jomo occupation, US has become an evil country.

    American Whites are brainwashed by Jomo cabal to hate themselves.

    Nations like Saudi Arabia must be shamed for working with US, the Jomo empire that forces ‘gay marriage’ on every American.

    • Replies: @eisermann
  2. For what is known at this time, a possible explanation is that Washington is coming to its senses

    Yeah, and hope springs eternal Mr PCR. Better instead pay attention to the non-stop NATO war games on Russia’s borders, the USA training Ukraine’s military in Western Ukraine (likely includes using the Javelin anti-tank missiles given to Kiev behind the geopolitical curtain) and not least, listen to the NATO politicians and generals war rhetoric. Oh, and it couldn’t hurt to notice ‘merit’ in the USA’s military is these days described with the nomenclature ‘brownie points for Jesus’

    http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/05/15/1385116/-Air-Force-General-Defies-Defiles-Law-By-Witnessing-for-Jesus-in-Full-Uniform-on-Worldwide-TV-and-Int?showAll=yes

    ^ “When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross” -Sinclair Lewis

    Meanwhile, noting ‘homo’ obsessed anti-Semites frequent the area, here’s something for the Catholic morons:

    http://ronaldthomaswest.com/2015/01/11/who-punked-the-cardinal/

    Or in a case of Protestants:

    http://ronaldthomaswest.com/2014/04/07/thuck-norris/

    ^

  3. Yes, Russia’s a first class military power. They’re capable of vectoring ICBMs here, there, and everywhere. The problem children in Washington, District of Corruption had better keep this reality in mind.

    The U.S.-owned-and-operated European “leaders” had better start leading, instead of following Washington’s dictates. It’ll be good for their countries, and they’ll have their self-respect back.

    • Replies: @Bill Jones
  4. eisermann says: • Website
    @Priss Factor

    Clearly the United States led empire is Anti- Orthodox Monotheism . The apparatchiks of this empire are overwhelmingly of european christian ethnic background, but they have departed their ethical heritage and fight against its moral teachings, in alliance with a hostile elite which has a significant non-gentile anti-theist orientation.

    e. michael jones is key to understanding the western predicament.

    .

  5. I don’t see it happening. The USA is a sock-puppet of Israel, and the US Congress is enslaved to AIPAC. No chance of that unraveling — congress-critters knuckle to the biggest bribes, and the biggest bribes come from neocons, bankers, and dual-citizenship Israeli-American passport holders.

    Hope of sanity returning? Not a chance. What compunction does Israel have against American soldiers dying in the Middle East? None. Gaza will be a Mediterranean Las Vegas, the West Bank will hold the well-tended homes of Wall Street Grand Poobahs, and vast expanses of Syrian real estate will be opening up “real soon”.

    Israeli casualties will be light; American casualties “moderate”. Our mercenaries will be well compensated — there’s nothing like a military career to move a farm-boy into the upper-middle class.

  6. @Orville H. Larson

    “The U.S.-owned-and-operated European “leaders” had better start leading, instead of following Washington’s dictates. It’ll be good for their countries, and they’ll have their self-respect back.”

    Except, of course, for the little embarrassment of all the leaked to the press dirt gathered by the NSA , that follows any sign of independence as surely as night follows day.

  7. anon • Disclaimer says:

    a possible explanation is that Washington is coming to its senses.

    That doesn’t seem very likely – especially as what they’re doing does make sense – just not necessarily for America.

    The neocons want Iran and Syria trashed – currently Syria first, obstacle: Russia and Iran,

    How do they get Syria’s supporters to throw Assad under the bus? One way might be to create a problem and then offer solving that problem as a trade – so they can offer to back away from Ukraine to Russia and the nuke deal to Iran in exchange for dropping Assad.

    Obviously if Russia/Iran fall for it then as soon as Syria was dealt with the deal with Iran would be ditched and back to square one but they might not believe that.

  8. War for Blair Mountain [AKA "Battle for Blair Mountain"] says:
    @Ronald Thomas West

    What Conservative Christians are obsessed with is the homo invasion and occupation of Conservative Christian Heterosexual Social and Cultural spaces. The rest of your post I agree with.

  9. War for Blair Mountain [AKA "Battle for Blair Mountain"] says:

    I just want to point out the irony of the decadent…utterly corrupt….utterly treasonous policy of US Political Elites of training for decades China’s and India’s weapons designers through the H1 B VISA and L1 B VISA Program and its earlier incarnation in the 1970’s…and the scummy Political-CEO ELITES open and deliberate policy of allowing China and India to colonize Native Born White American Living and Breeding Space.

    • Replies: @Ronald Thomas West
  10. @War for Blair Mountain

    What Conservative Christians are obsessed with is the homo invasion and occupation of Conservative Christian Heterosexual Social and Cultural spaces

    and

    colonize Native Born White American Living and Breeding Space

    This one kind of kills two birds with one stone:

    You all have heard of the first grade primer ‘Dick and Jane’? Well, as fate would have it, Dick did not grow up to love Jane, because Dick (like Don) matured into a homosexual in denial, or “RRR” (sounds like a Rottweiler growl), one of those closet morality, socially/sexually frustrated and consequently mean people known as a Religious Right Republican.

    So, this has to be a adult repressed homosexual ‘dick’, or machismo porn variation, of the ‘Dick and Jane’ story. Consequently, the story of how Don Rumsfeld met his demise, because of Dick Cheney’s dog, is pretty screwed up.

    It’s called: Don and ‘dick’

    Read more

    http://ronaldthomaswest.com/2013/05/09/dick-cheneys-lucid-dream/

    People obsessed with homos are often self-repressed homos:

    http://ronaldthomaswest.com/2015/04/16/raphaels-paradox/

    ^

  11. Renoman says:

    A good leader should be a person you might consider following into battle.
    So there is Barry,
    And Vlad.
    Pretty simple isn’t it?

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