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The recent unprecedented surprise two-day visit by the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) William Burns to Moscow for talks with his counterparts has triggered considerable discussion within retired spook circles in and around Washington. Even among active CIA employees the preparations for the trip were tightly held with few advisers briefed on the agenda that had been prepared for the meetings, which were clearly initiated at Langley’s request. Burns met with Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev as well as Russian Foreign Intelligence Service Director Sergei Naryshkin last Tuesday. President Vladimir Putin was briefed on the meetings on the following day. Concerning the discussions, a Kremlin spokesman said only that “Of course, dialogue at this level and dialogue on such sensitive issues is extremely important for bilateral relations and for the exchange of views on the problems that we have” elaborating only that various international issues were discussed. A US Embassy press release echoed the Russian comments.

There is a consensus that Burns, a former Ambassador to Russia and a Russian speaker, was on a mission ordered by the president to create a more stable and predictable relationship. The move comes in spite of US issuance of a new wave of sanctions for past presumed Russian offenses in April. Leaks regarding the visit, if verifiable, indicate that Burns was in Moscow to discuss specifically alleged Russian ransomware hacking and even the widely discredited view that Moscow has been continuing its interference in US elections. If all of that is so, the visit would be pointless as the Kremlin has denied any such involvement and dismissed claims that the alleged Russian hackers are in any was associated with the government.

The most popular narrative currently making the rounds among some conspiracy theorists is that the Biden Administration has compiled what might be described as a dossier on the expansion of Chinese influence operations worldwide and is keen to make the case that they threaten everyone, including the Europeans and Russians. Presumably Burns would have been in Moscow to share that information in hopes that the burgeoning de facto alliance between Russia and China can be reversed. Whether Burns was successful in such a task remains to be seen, but it of course would not take into account that views in Beijing and Moscow have been shaped and hardened by confrontational activity that the United States has been engaged in both in the Baltic and South China Sea.

Joe Biden for his part has not helped any rapprochement by his assurances to defend Taiwan and his critical comments about Vladimir Putin at the recent climate change conference in Glasgow. So one must ask why is it that an Administration that is increasingly seen as disconnected and incapable at home been persisting in provocative policies that could plausibly lead to war against major powers like China and Russia? Particularly given the fact that recent war games and exercises have suggested that the in-disarray US armed forces might well be defeated? Is the trip of William Burns to Moscow something of a wake-up call to the fact that US foreign policy basically makes no sense?

Unfortunately, the Republicans are equally locked into an adversarial mode when it comes to Russia and China. Ex-UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, is now calling for economic war against Beijing. Some might conclude that everything in contemporary Washington comes down to a latter-day opera buffa in which an assortment of comic characters parade for a moment only to be replaced by the next bumbler sporting an equally ridiculous message.

Russia aside, witness the recent wave of China bashing, begun by Barack Obama with his pivot to Asia, continued under Donald Trump with his China virus rants, and endorsed by Joe Biden’s team which persists in labeling Beijing as enemy number one. No one steps back and considers even for a moment that the US is China’s largest market and that the US in turn relies on Chinese manufactured products to fill its Walmarts. If ever two nations had good reasons not to go to war, it would be China and the United States, yet the US desire to confront the “Red Menace” to include defending Taiwan continues to drive policy.

So, it remains to be seen what might come out of the William Burns delegation going to Moscow. But there have been other recent visits by senior American officials. If you really want to consider policy making that is brain dead, the prize would have to go to the recently concluded trip made by State Department Undersecretary of State Victoria Nuland to Moscow. The mainstream media that reported the trip saw it, just like the Burns trip, as a gesture being made by the Biden White House to mend fences with the Vladimir Putin government. But if that were so, the selection of Nuland as the interlocutor was particularly inappropriate. She is a hard-core neoconservative who is married to Robert Kagan. She was in fact on a Russian sanctions list before her trip and had to be removed from it so she could carry out the official travel. Nuland is best known in the media for having said in an intercepted phone call “Fuck the EU” when a colleague suggested that the European Union might have a role to play in the future direction of Ukraine.

Nuland at State Department under Barack Obama was in fact the driving force behind demanding regime change in Ukraine to oust its pro-Russian government. She would drop in on Kiev’s Maidan Square with her buddy Senator John McCain to pass out cookies to demonstrators. After the government was changed to satisfy Washington, it was admitted that the US had spent something like $5 billion to bring about the “revolution.” Moscow and Putin, however, were not amused and promptly moved to take back Crimea and to stir up resistance in the largely ethnic Russian Donbass region.

Nuland met in Moscow with the Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov. What she chose to discuss belies suggestions that she was there to talk nice and mend fences. A major issue was a demand from Washington to greatly reduce the Russian diplomatic presence in the United States. The number that Nuland reportedly presented to Ryabkov was that 300 dips would have to go. The demand reportedly came from Congressional pressure to greatly reduce the number of accredited Russians based on the claim that Moscow had interfered in American elections. Nuland had with her two lists of names for removal, and suggested that the first fifty should be returned home by January.

The Russians responded that they were willing to lift all sanctions of US diplomats if Washington would reciprocate by lifting sanctions on Russian diplomatic missions in the US. Nuland said that was not acceptable. Ryabkov countered with his observation that many of the diplomats were accredited to the United Nations and were not accountable to the US approved diplomatic list. Ryabkov elaborated that “If you will insist, we are ready to close down all US missions in Russia, and to lock down our remaining offices at Washington. We can terminate all diplomatic interaction; if you want our relations be based on the number of our nuclear missiles, we are ready. But it’s your choice, not ours.” So the discussion obviously went nowhere.

In fact, the discussion went downhill from that point, including as it did US disapproval of Russian involvement in Mali and in Libya and a sounding out of possible Kremlin response if the Biden Administration pushes forward with plans to bring Ukraine and Georgia into NATO. The Russians also confirmed that they would not permit hosting US intelligence personnel on military bases in former Central Asian Soviet countries “the ‘Stans” to monitor developments in Afghanistan. Crimea was apparently not mentioned.

Ryabkov concluded that “…he and Nuland made no progress on normalizing the work of their diplomatic missions, which has been hampered by multiple rounds of sanctions, adding that the situation could exacerbate even further. The Russian Foreign Ministry reiterated Moscow’s readiness to respond in kind to any unfriendly US action.” The only positive development was thin gruel, coming when Ryabkov floated a suggestion that Putin might be willing to meet with Joe Biden at some undesignated point in the future to discuss mutual concerns.

One has to wonder who exactly selected someone as toxic as Victoria Nuland to go to Russia, but worse was to come after her return to America. Any Putin-Biden summit meeting is now less likely than it was several weeks ago as right after Nuland’s departure for the United States, the bilateral relationship worsened. The NATO headquarters in Brussels declared several Russian diplomats ‘personae non gratae’, and the Russian Foreign Ministry responded to the provocation by sending home all NATO representatives present at diplomatic missions in Russia. In response back in the United States, the media and some Congressmen and Biden Administration officials immediately began to press forward with their plans to bring Ukraine and Georgia into NATO, a vital or even existential issue for Russia that guarantees to scuttle any attempts to actually improve relations. And the White House continues to make a bad situation worse by suggesting that it has an obligation to “defend Ukraine.”

So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish? God only knows!

Philip M. Giraldi, Ph.D., is Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest, a 501(c)3 tax deductible educational foundation (Federal ID Number #52-1739023) that seeks a more interests-based U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. Website is, address is P.O. Box 2157, Purcellville VA 20134 and its email is [email protected].

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  1. It’s easier to talk about repairing relationships than to actually do so

    Disagree. Just:

    1. Stop sending American warships into the Black Sea to provoke incidents.
    2. Stop free military aid to Ukraine and Georgia.
    3. Stop military exercises with non-NATO nations in Europe.
    4. Close the new American missile bases in Poland and Romania that can launch cruise missiles with nuclear warheads.

    The result will be peace and save billions of American taxpayer dollars each year. Joe Biden can order this done in five minutes.

  2. BAP says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    The jewish trick here is playing both sides, the russian jews threaten the american jews or vice-versa, then the other side has a convenient excuse to waste other people’s time and money with turf wars and this goes on for eternity.

    • Agree: Arthur MacBride
  3. Ghali says:

    Victoria Nuland was the Jews choice. She was in Moscow to make things worse not better. It was a deliberate act. But Moscow responded in kind. If Ukraine and Georgia decide to join NATO, Russia has no option but to intervene in the same way Crimea was reunited with the motherland.

    • Agree: El Dato, Irish Savant
    • Replies: @Ben Sampson
  4. Alfa158 says:

    Surface evidence suggests that there are factions inside the Deep State working at cross purposes. Ziolibs, Ziocons, Globalhomos, GlobalCapitalists against realistic factions who are trying to keep the ship from running up on the rocks.
    Perhaps the Nuland mission was a desperation move by the war faction to throw a spanner into the CIA attempts to stop the slow motion shipwreck and stabilize relations with Russia.
    Biden is mostly too befuddled to do anything but parrot whatever someone last said into his earpiece.
    Hard to get at the truth, most of us are trying to guess from the waves the forces that are at work deep underwater.

    • Replies: @Notsofast
  5. JWalters says:

    Maybe Biden is slowly slipping the leash of the banksters? He pulled out of their Afghanistan war, despite the full chorus of complaints from the Deep State’s choir in Congress and the corporate press. Maybe he feels he has nothing to lose at this point in his career from doing the right thing?

  6. Sooner than later, some incident has to happen, which will bring the American establishment back to this reality. Else, they will go on for years and decades before reality hits them. Usually a bankrupt empire learns of its bankruptcy only in some minor incident. It may then choose to double down the path, tumbling down to a crash, or stop in the track, try to save whatever that can be salvaged out of its past wreckage.

    Given its past, American government is unlikely to stop and reverse. Then the only option is to double down confrontation against some enemy and failing spectacularly. Since both Russia and China have nuclear weapons, I hope and pray America would choose some small country to flex the muscle against and lose.

    • Replies: @Anon62
  7. neutral says:

    It looks like there are various factions within ZOG that have opposing ideas on how to proceed. The neocon faction is just doing their usual thing by demonizing everyone, the neoliberal faction also wants to demonize Russia, but not as hard, because they think they can make them turn against China somehow.

    I am assuming by now that both Russia and China both can see how stupid and fanatical (the worst combination) the US establishment is. They should just refuse to deal with that trash and make it very public that this is what they are going to do going forward.

  8. anon[307] • Disclaimer says:

    After the government was changed to satisfy Washington, it was admitted that the US had spent something like $5 billion to bring about the “revolution.”

    source for this?

  9. The US is not “defending Taiwan”. The US isn’t helping.

    • Replies: @The_MasterWang
  10. @Carlton Meyer

    You’re probably right, but it would be seen as a concession to the Kremlin and would undercut Military Industrial Complex profits. There’s no political or financial will to do so. This needs to happen, but never will. I’m on the other side of those NATO missiles waiting for something to kick off. Maybe Cuban missile crisis 2.0. As an American in Moscow this would be interesting to witness from their perspective. Washington has become very reckless as of late and it’s unsettling to say the least.

  11. Carlton Meyer first comment is pretty much exhaustive despite it’s brevity

    I think maybe we meant to send George Burns, but he wasn’t available

    What can improve the sad relations of the Souper duper power to the less glamourous country I was born in ?

    Well maybe we can cancel the Amerikan dream which seems to be about … carry a big stick, use a big needle, wave a magic wand, smoke a carrot

    I think what American diplomacy requires is …

    And lots of it

    We can just give it away to everyone to apologize for our evil Crapitalistic vampire ways

    We can get real honest and say

    Gee we never did believe in no goshdarn democracy except coke and Pepsi
    Demonican and Republicrats

    We act like we are so much better than everyone other nation

    If we were giving away Marijuana to all citizens then we can continue to sell the American dream and smoke it too

    If we give away Marijuana , well, consider the consequences

    Folks will have to buy rolling papers and find a way to light their joints.

    There will be a big business for rolling papers

    Maybe we can print the declaration of Independence on the rolling papers and smoke big joints, ah …..of it….
    How does that go? Four score and oh wait
    When in the course of Womanity we are finding our noses cut off from our face…
    We throw it under the steamroller

    How are all of those big weapons and wars and other stupid things uncle Sammy the Virus has scared us in to going to bring back the economy that we destroyed or was that the plan?

    After the geniuses who gave us Noconomy…. What have we got left but our big guns big lies and big fear?

    We need comedy my dear not Corminaty which is like the worst name ever to conceal an mRna product why didn’t they just call it coMortality

    What were they talking about?

    may be it was just a kiss and hug with not much foreplay so as to keep the natural disUnity activated

    How can we have an American dream that ain’t a nightmare?

    Hail Mary

  12. It’s all about the genocide.

    The US and Russia are natural allies.

    Nuland and Soros are our shared enemies.

    • Replies: @BAP
  13. “If ever two nations had good reasons not to go to war, it would be China and the United States”
    That is correct.
    Unfortunately, one party is rising, the other declining.
    The declining party is desperate to avoid anything like “2nd place “.
    Therefore they try to have “their cake & eat it too”.
    They pick, prod, vex insult, annoy, lie, rant etc all to hopefully to create a Chinese mistake that can be exploited….
    But, isn’t
    dangerous…. ?
    Well, we shall see — I guess ….

    • Replies: @mijj
  14. I’ve become more curious (obsessed?) about what initially seemed a simple oversight in Dr. Giraldi’s writing about Ukraine.

    Nuland is best known in the media for having said in an intercepted phone call “Fuck the EU” when a colleague suggested that the European Union might have a role to play in the future direction of Ukraine.

    Nuland at State Department under Barack Obama was in fact the driving force behind demanding regime change in Ukraine to oust its pro-Russian government. She would drop in on Kiev’s Maidan Square with her buddy Senator John McCain to pass out cookies to demonstrators.

    That “colleague” was another of the Cookie Monster’s helpers, the guy in the GQ eyeglasses, necktie, and overcoat in a photo that has appeared widely, including in one of Dr. Giraldi’s previous articles, where he was misidentified as McCain. His name was and still is Geoffrey R. Pyatt.

    So who’s Geoffrey? It says much about Uncle Sam and the Red+Blue puppet show

    – that Mr. Pyatt was in 2014 serving as Ambassador to the Ukrainian government he was helping to overthrow

    – that after a recording of the telephone conversation came to light, he not only kept his ambassadorship, but a couple years later was named by President Obama as Ambassador to (and accepted by) the government of Greece

    – that President Trump for four years left Mr. Pyatt, and pretty much every other Exceptional! person and practice, firmly in place*

    Many authors and commenters at this website draw distinctions between Washington politicians, but what really matters to the Establishment will never change via Democratic v Republican intramural elections. Why was American “foreign policy” explicitly left out of the 2020 presidential “debates”? So people will keep squabbling over transgender statues and Confederate bathrooms, and then meaninglessly voting for their color of the same thing.


    * Even feigning otherwise during the July 2018 summit with Mr. Putin in Helsinki was intolerable. Mr. Trump was flown home, taken to the woodshed, and then paraded out to a presser where he seemed sincerely shook (and the lights literally went out) to recant, Mr. Bolton looking over his shoulder.

    • Agree: frontier
  15. padre says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    This is, what is meant by doing it!

  16. In terms of recent CIA directors, Burns’ selection was viewed by many as a step in the right direction, compared to say, psycho-bitch torturer-in-chief Gina Haspell, or the corpulent Pompous Asseus Maximus, etc.

    Let’s hope he’s more reasonable, wiser and less confrontational than those who preceded him. It would be hard to be worse, and heaven knows we need someone who’s not a liar/cheater/thief or sadistic torturer heading The Agency for once….

    • Replies: @The_MasterWang
  17. @anon

    Who really knows how much was spent on Ukraine (most of that $5 billion disappeared through corruption to Americans and Ukrainian Americans:

  18. Trump was impeached for similar:

  19. @JWalters

    “Maybe he feels he has nothing to lose at this point in his career from doing the right thing?”

    No one does “the thing” better than Joe. “All men and women created by — you know, you know, the thing.”

    However, at this point I don’t think he knows the right thing from the others.

  20. You believe America is heavily influenced by Jews (I am in agreement) and I believe Russia is equally influenced by Jews (I expect reciprocity) as well and furthermore, I believe China is the enemy both nations and peoples are facing, therefore, it would be only natural that both nations work together, to not only to check the chinaman but to put him his proper place, i.e. behind the West, where he truly belongs.

  21. @Badger Down

    The US is helping itself. Taiwan is buying F-16s at F-35 prices. How great is that?

    • Replies: @Bill Jones
  22. When US decided to annex Canada in 1812 they ended up losing the White House and much of DC. No doubt with modern weapons systems Russia can make a more visible impact on more US cities with longer lasting after-effects.

  23. Clyde says:

    Have you ever heard of such begging and idiocy? To send the CIA Director to Russia? More proof we live in clown world-USA. But some things are looking good, we have had some solid decisions by judges recently, and it looks good for Kyle Rittenhouse.

    • Replies: @Showmethereal
  24. Burns: Look I am here from the Colony and I represent the interests of my masters.

    Russia: ok. What can we do for you?

    Burns: We want no Russian support for Syria or Iran so our masters can do whatever they want.

    Russia: But what about the JCPOA?

    Burns: you’re not listening. So do you want us to make things even tighter for you? It will take me two calls and your life could be made much harder.

    Russia: How’d you do that?

    Burns: Well, let’s say the Nord Stream German deal hits an unexpected roadblock, a satellite explodes in space and Russia is held responsible for the debris, some ships sail into your backyard, and stories about your impending Ukraine invasion are released. Oh, and I didn’t even use the “S” word (sanctions). In less than a week I can remind you of my hard, soft, and wallet power. And those are just the samples. Now are we playing ball here or not?

    Russia: I guess so. What’s in it for me?

    Burns: what you’ve always had: A semi-respectable survival. Do we have a deal?

    • Replies: @Rev. Spooner
  25. GMC says:

    The source.? It came straight from the horses mouth – Coocky Nuland said it herself – publicly.

  26. Realist says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    You should have included:

    Stop supporting Taiwan…it is a Chinese island and should be part of the CCP.

    Stop sending U. S. warships into the South China Sea.

    Stop sanctions against Russia, China, and Iran.

    Close the vast majority of foreign military bases.

    • Agree: Orville H. Larson
    • Replies: @Grasshopper Kaplan
  27. “God only knows!”, in thousand six hundred words.

  28. Rich says:

    Biden pulled out of Afghanistan because the fentanyl plants in Mexico are now up and running and the border is wide open. The owners of America no longer need the opium crop from Afghanistan.

    • Agree: Old and Grumpy
  29. BAP says:
    @Craig Nelsen

    This sounds strange if you don’t know the whole history, but all those genocides were planned by german jews and executed by stupid people who follow them.
    And the amount of hard evidence for the genocide of jews is almost none.

  30. @Carlton Meyer

    A great deal would be accompanied by just one act.
    Leave NATO.

    • Replies: @Greta Handel
  31. @Bill Jones

    More like free NATO.

    But yes, indeed.

  32. @JWalters

    Biden wasn’t call the Senator from MBNA for nothing. He will never leave the embrace of the bankers. The whole play here is to get Russian gas flowing and oil pumping. We rubes independently understand cold homes and gas prices. Not good for us to think without the gaslighting control of the MSM.

  33. anon[126] • Disclaimer says:

    As head of state Putin only talks with his opposite number. He has now publicly acknowledged that the US head of state is the DCI. He’s said as much before, but the indignity of babysitting the bribed-and-blackmailed dotard CIA installed as puppet ruler must have tore it.

    This is a step in the right direction. CIA can kill you and torture you and get away with it. That means CIA’s in charge.

  34. @The_MasterWang

    The US is helping itself. Taiwan is buying F-16s at F-35 prices. How great is that?

    Well it’s great for Taiwan; they’re getting the ones that work.

  35. @Chinaman's Nightmare

    I like you. You are honest, unlike the rest of them. May your suffering be short and somewhat dignified.

  36. Notsofast says:

    agree, it looks to me that there has been a battle in the deep state since the 2016 election. from all appearances the neocon faction had their way with the “election” of biden, who is, as you say too befuddled to do anything other than parrot what he hears in his earpiece (exactly why he was chosen). if the battle is still ongoing and the durham investigation is actually leading somewhere, perhaps there may be a change in policy but i’m not holding my breath until it happens.

  37. nsa says:

    Nuland real name….Nudelman. Proving once again that amelika just loves its chosen role as the vile cock cutter cult’s little bitch boy. The russkies are no smarter, sending out hundreds of thousands of monthly retirement checks to traitorous russkie yids residing in izzieville.

  38. Great article, and interesting question. This kind of behavior reminds me of the Anchorage Alaska meeting in April 2021. What is going on inside Washington DC? Are they all mad? As in totally bonkers crazy? Do they have a unified death wish? Because that is exactly what it looks like to me.

  39. neutral says:
    @Chinaman's Nightmare

    I find your arguments perplexing, you agree that the West (more like the post West) is controlled by jew, yet you want this entity to rule China? You are basically arguing for the entire world to be ruled by jews.

    • Replies: @Chinaman's Nightmare
  40. Anonymous[248] • Disclaimer says:

    One has to wonder who exactly selected someone as toxic as Victoria Nuland . . .

    Well, it surely wasn’t the farting Clown-in-Chief whose gaffes have been orchestrated public theater from the get-go and meant both as grinning mockery of American democracy as well as an ongoing laugh-a-minute diversion from the American-hating Jews behind the curtain operating the levers of power in the US government.

    No wonder Jews love communism when communism puts all the means of production into the hands of the government, which they in turn own almost across the board from the DOJ to both groveling political parties in Congress. Didn’t Biden quip on day one that he had no idea what he was signing as several dozen folders were placed one after the other in front of him for his signature?

    The Israeli press has given us an insight, joking that the Jews behind the curtain constitute a “minyan,” or quorum of Jews necessary to conduct the affairs of the US on behalf of International Jewry. The question is who is responsible for putting the following apparatchiks, whose names have been provided by the Israeli press, in control of the US government:

    Klain, Yellin, Mayorkas, Blinken, Garland, Bernstein, Walensky, Sherman, Neuberger, Zients, Kessler, Cohen, Levine, Kline, Rosenworcel, Pollack, Trotenberg, Resnick, Jacobsen, Fidler, Gensler, Weissman, Nides, Garcetti, Cohen, Gitenstein, Lipstadt, Kaplan, Stanley, Emanuel, Kleinbaum, Shapiro, et al. Who pulls their strings? Other Jews, obviously, but who?

    • Replies: @Alfa158
    , @ATBOTL
  41. anonymous[139] • Disclaimer says:

    So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish? God only knows!

    Good question, we’re all speculating. One possibility might be that the US would like to drive a wedge between Russia and China so that one could be undermined, probably China, with the other standing aside. Another is for Russia to be sweet-talked into accepting Ukrainian and Georgian NATO membership, abandoning Belarus and holding up economic enticements to do so. Whatever the purpose was it’s likely to have little effect. The Russians seem to have decided to take a harder line against US meddling and attempts at intimidation what with its show of force theatrics in the Black Sea. American hubris seems to be at work here, thinking the Russians are like children that can be manipulated. Burns’ job was to work against Russia as ambassador and is thus anti-Russian but now supposedly he wants them and us to cooperate for our mutual benefit of course. It’s doubtful Burns-Biden could accomplish much since it’s the US that’s expanding into all parts of the globe with it’s tool NATO and are looking to bowl over resistance to this.

    • Replies: @Derer
  42. @Chinaman's Nightmare

    I believe you are deeply racist and I also believe the West has left it too late. China was the biggest economy 500 years ago and will be so again.
    Lets wait and see how it plays out once the US collapses.

    • Replies: @Chinaman's Nightmare
  43. Alexander Mercouris has an excellent discussion on Burn’s visit on Youtube. Times are desperate in the WH.

    • Replies: @republic
  44. @JWalters

    It’s a nice thought, JW.
    But equally likely is that this visit is a consultation between forces that essentially are both working for the judeo-masonic matrix.
    On the Agenda might be when can Greater Israel expand into Lebanon and Syria ?
    How much longer should fake Black Sea etc “warfare” be carried on ?
    Is “muslim terrorist” ISIS in need of more funds ?
    Can Satanism be safely accepted in Russia ?

    Otoh if this analysis is incorrect, USA might be (again) humiliated and shown the door. Or at least that impression might be created …

  45. What sort of collective insanity in Washington impels us to engage in highly provocative actions in the South China Sea and the Black Sea? How are this country’s foreign policy goals served by risking war with Russia and China? Why can’t we understand enough 20th century history, for example, to know bringing the Ukraine into the western orbit is an existential threat to Russia and will never be tolerated? Our government seems anxious to prove the old saw about the inmates being in charge of the asylum.

    • Replies: @Showmethereal
  46. anon[354] • Disclaimer says:

    Basically clarifying US intention to conduct terror attacks from Afghanistan into China and Iran and continued plans to move former Soviet satellites like Ukraine and Belarus (regime change still to come) into NATO. Even if the US is not saying that, with regime change artists like Victoria Nuland in charge the Russians know that is what the plan is.

  47. Alfa158 says:

    It’s not so much pulling of strings, or back room conspiracies. A school of sharks or pack of wolves doesn’t need to have to their strings pulled, or a printed list of instructions, every member already knows what they want to accomplish. They put themselves in control of US media, academia, government, banking and the economy.

    • Replies: @Anonymous
  48. BorisMay says:

    Burns models himself on the Dulles brothers…the worst enemies within the Gates any country can have the misfortune to have.

    The Russians see the build up of US forces on their eastern and southern flanks and remember how it was in 1941 when the same ideological forces faced them.

    The last time the USSR was planning to invade Europe but a preemptive strike by the Germans, not only scuttled their plans, but eventually saved Europe from Marxism for seventy years.

    Today Russia watches Marxism take over the ‘free west’ and realise that this time Russia is to be invaded by Marxists determined to impose their fascist Corporatism on the world.

    This time Russia is ready to repel any assault and is continually assessing whether to go ‘hard’ on US confrontation by sinking a US destroyer impinging on their sovereignty in the Black Sea.

    Burns knows the game is up and that the US is about to be humiliated.

    Every action the US has taken over the last five years against Russia is technically and legally an act of war. You can dress it how you like at home in the US media, but Burns knows that to the Russian psyche the emperor has no clothes and every move is seen for what it is.

    The Russians have accumulated a large force 150 miles from their border with Ukraine because they are expecting a winter attack from the US and it brain dead European allies.

    For Burns the game is up. The Russians hold a royal flush against a pair of idiots in the White House. He is there to do a deal, any devious backstabbing deal, to save his job, his family, his nation.

    The White House has betrayed the US nation (people) and Dulles, or Burns rather, has nothing to lose. He will grovel while he can.

    The rest, most likely, will be history…that the west (or rather western bankers) failed to learn when they first funded Napoleon and then funded Hitler to attack Russia. Whatever smoking remains survive the next and forthcoming invasion will be just so much rubble across North America a much of Europe.

    Burns knows the west is on the brink on losing WW3 so he is doing what all tow-rags do, bowing and scraping before his new masters.

    Simple. Sheep. Need shepherd. White House shepherds have lost their way. Sheep seeks new shepherd. Clever sheep.

  49. Very informative piece, and the question at the end was fully justified.

    So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish? God only knows!

    Maybe the US has some leverage we can’t see. Can’t imagine what it is, though.

  50. Agent76 says:

    This is all about the Petro Dollar more than anything else!

    Sep 28, 2021 The Russian and Ukrainian Spring 2021 War Scare By The Center for Strategic & International Studies

    The massing of troops and hardware by Russia along its border with Ukraine in April 2021 brought back memories of Russia’s incursion into Ukraine in 2014–15 and raised fears of another round of Russian aggression against its neighbor.

    September 7, 2021 Gazprom Neft Switches to Yuan Payments in China

    Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russian gas giant Gazprom, is starting to settle payments for the jet fuel it supplies in China in yuan, instead of in U.S. dollars, the company’s Alexander Dyukov has said.

  51. Any agreements are likely to be short and transactional of the quid pro quo type.

    There is not enough trust for anything else.

  52. The portrayal of the build-up of US/NATO forces and missiles in Eastern Europe, that directly threaten Russia, is not correct, it is heavily biased against Russia.

  53. Moscow and Putin, however, were not amused and promptly moved to take back Crimea and to stir up resistance in the largely ethnic Russian Donbass region.

    I think this is a bit of a stretch. Yanukovych had power base in Donbass, where he received about 80% of the vote. Putin and Moscow didn’t need to stir up anything. Similarly, Crimea has always been aloof from Kiev. I’ll go one further. It wasn’t so much that Yanukovych was “pro Russian” as much as the shitty deal offered by the EU was worse than the shitty deal being offered by Russia. The EU deal would have destroyed Ukraine’s shaky manufacturing capacity, which is exactly what has happened.

    Small quibble in an otherwise good article.

    • Replies: @Mulga Mumblebrain
  54. @Realist


    End nuclear weapons proliferation MAD and first or any strike planning…

    Get rid of nuclear weapons and nuclear power

    Bring Amercian spooks and soldiers home

    Give Victoria a saxophone I think Bill Clinton has one and take away her microphone…

    In general we can stop blowing things up and locking everyone down

    A good start

    Also see my other comment on this

    • Replies: @Realist
  55. Z-man says:

    A grand bargain is in order. China gets Taiwan, Russia gets Donetsk and Luhansk and the good ole USA gets a united Korea under American tutelage, lol. Easy peasy right? Not with NEOCONS infesting the American foreign policy crowd. Nudleman should be poisoned. Add ‘Hindu’ Haley to that target list. Yeah I hear she’s a Sikh but ‘Hindu Haley’ sounds catchy.

    NOTE: I didn’t mention Crimea. Crimea is Russian and ain’t ever going back.

    • Replies: @Irish Savant
  56. Derer says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    I think all those points are very familiar to Washington players, but they ignore addressing them. As long as the expanded cold war relic NATO remains US main foreign policy instrument, the good relation cannot be achieved – Russian leadership cannot be fooled.

    • Replies: @Mulga Mumblebrain
  57. Derer says:

    Where was Ukraine in 1914? What incursion by Russians?

  58. @neutral

    I argue nothing of the sort, however, faced with the devil we know and the devil we don’t know, ought not it be clear which one of them poses greater risk to the us, I believe the choice is clear cut.

  59. @Rev. Spooner

    The only thing I agree with is to wait and see how it all turns out between us and you but who knows, it might turn out to be a dud altogether that one finds in a box of firecrackers made in China.

    • LOL: Irish Savant
  60. That poor deluded punka-wallah, Nicki Haley, a perfect specimen of the type of cretin that ‘democratic’ politics throws up under the influence of elite, selectional, money, is arguing for national suicide. Economic war with China can only have one result-bring it on!

  61. George says:

    Nice of Burns to go to Moscow but I thought that was the Sec of State’s job.

    • Replies: @Herald
    , @Smashed Squash
  62. Anonymous[248] • Disclaimer says:

    True enough, and some years ago Joe Sobran and Tom Bethell wrote an essay called “The Hive” in which they made the same point, that given their subversive agenda, all parts of the leftist hive cooperate without direct interaction. As for naming names, someone correctly replied Blackrock, Vanguard, etc, which is close enough. They effectively control US industry and although, as I understand it, those organizations are in turn owned by pension funds and insurance companies, all are run by Jews whose only interest is promoting the interests of International Jewry.

    Because powerful Jews are actively pursuing genocide against white America and taking this country out for the count, it follows they have a replacement host nation in hand. According to a gloating article some time ago in Foreign Affairs, since disappeared, Israel has been negotiating behind the US back with China for years now, and for the express purpose of replacing the US with China once the US military is exhausted fighting Israel’s wars and the Jews over here dump what’s left of the US under the bus. The insulting article ends by quoting Palmerston’s quip that nations have no permanent allies, only permanent interests.

    Not quite right, of course, because the Pentagon and both parties in Congress will be supporting Israel throughout the transition, and Gen. Milley has even confirmed before Congress that he’s promised to tip the PLA off in the event some American president causes trouble for the Chinese, and presumably their new partners in Israel. Sen. Rick Scott, no doubt speaking for the Senate, apparently wants to make it a crime to criticize Israel or Jews acting collectively over anything, which presupposes, despite the canard about the poor Jews fearing another non-existent Holocaust, that the latter have never and can never do anything wrong.

    Considering the Chinese have officially stated they intend on destroying the US and repopulating it with Chinese nationals, presumably as an agricultural plantation of sorts, and considering the Jews are consolidating their control over the Ukraine as a breadbasket serving them over there, it may be that they can both destroy the US and remain here as overlords. The plan probably requires taking out Russia and Iran in a war of mutual destruction with the US. Then there’s Australia, whose lockdowns are intended to leave it helpless when the Chinese move in once the US is gone. No matter how well they’ve thought it through, however, they are playing with fire in setting the forces of evil in this world like themselves against the rest.

    • Replies: @The_MasterWang
  63. wootendw says:

    “…the selection of Nuland as the interlocutor was particularly inappropriate…”

    It would seem so, especially given her role in the 2014 Maidan events.

    However, given the final outcome of meetings Nuland had with Russian officials (which is that Nuland, of all people, endorsed the Minsk Accords as the only path to peace), it will be difficult to make a case for intervention on behalf of Kiev, as Kiev continually violates the Minsk Accords.

    Not that it will make much difference as there are many factions making up the US military/foreign policy establishment.

  64. DanFromCT says:
    @Mulga Mumblebrain

    Nikki Halley would be kissing the ring of power in Russia, China, Iran, or North Korea for that matter if it fattened the family bank account.

    • Replies: @RadicalCenter
  65. @nsa

    The russkies are no smarter, sending out hundreds of thousands of monthly retirement checks to traitorous russkie yids residing in izzieville.

    I believe the term of art is Yidistan.

  66. Herald says:

    I thought that was the Sec of State’s job.

    It seems he can’t be trusted, which is strange. Blinken is on board with the master plan, isn’t he?

    • Replies: @The_MasterWang
  67. USA trying to rob Russia to pay China? $$$

  68. Miro23 says:

    Interesting video but I wouldn’t give too much agency to Biden – especially not doing some private foreign policy initiative towards Russia with the director of the CIA.

    The CIA is the heart of the deep state and it’s probably them (and the ZioGlob) that decide what happens with Russia and China rather than Biden. If they’re visiting Russia then it’s probably connected with main target China. At least MSM propaganda is building up China as the principal target.

  69. @George

    US is using the old “Bad Cop and Worse Cop” tactic. 🙂

  70. So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish? God only knows!

    Maybe Burns was there to clean up Nuland’s distempered mess.

    • Replies: @BAP
  71. @Derer

    The Russians know history. The know that they are dealing with mad dogs, the ‘Western Alliance’ that has terrorised the world for 500 years (including attacking Russia and the Soviet four times since 1812)led by the greatest force for destruction, aggression and genocide in history, the USA aka Thanatopia. And they know that with a few honourable exceptions, Western and particularly US, ‘diplomats’ are TOTALLY untrustworthy, and policy can change with a change of regime in Thanatopolis DC. And they know that the Zionazis control US politics through straight bribery, which is why Putin stays on good terms with Israel, so that he can get an idea of what US policy actually is and will be so ever long as Bennies Rule, OK!

    • Replies: @Anonymous
    , @haha
  72. Russia should set up ARPAC (American Russian Public Affairs Committee), lavishly fund it with oil and gas money and use the KGB to blackmail Congresscritters. Russia’s problems with America end. Americans might even send Russia $6 billion a year and allow their technology to be stolen and sold on without repercussions.

  73. @Curmudgeon

    The Russian deal included Ukraine being open to the EU. The EU diktat disallowed close economic relations with Russia, sentencing Ukraine to penury and immiseration, exactly as we have seen. It was a set-up for the Maidan Colour Revolution and the re-imposition of Ukrofascist tyranny.

  74. @Agent76

    There was NO Russian ‘incursion’ into Ukraine in 2014. There was a US contrived and financed Colour Revolution and violent putsch against an elected President. Why do you people lie so feverishly?

  75. @JWalters

    Are you serious? Biden couldn’t find his way to the door unaided. Has no idea on what’s going on.

  76. Anonymous[291] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mulga Mumblebrain


    There is no such thing as a “zionazi”. National Socialism was the oppositional force to zionism in the second world war. It lost that war and zionism has been imposed unimpeded.

    Stop trying to retcon communist support for zionist power during the second world war and stop trying to attach German cover to jewish behavior.

    Slope shill.

  77. Nord Stream 2: Gas prices soar after setback for Russian pipeline

    Why would Germany do this? Tin-foil-hat time, but my first guess is that it’s a “win” situation for them. I assume the first Nord pipeline will supply their (Germany’s) needs, and a bit of chaos and big price jumps will improve their position relative to the other nations.

    Never mind the huge costs to ordinary “Paolo Sixpack”. I’m pretty sure Biden & Company aren’t too worried about that aspect of it, either.

    Maybe this won’t be a cold winter in Europe, but given the slow-down of the Gulf Stream, that’s not the way to bet.

  78. @Z-man

    What about ‘Horny Hindu Hailey’ given she was caught rutting in a car with some guy not her husband?

    • Replies: @Z-man
    , @Mulga Mumblebrain
  79. Realist says:
    @Grasshopper Kaplan

    Get rid of nuclear weapons and nuclear power

    Agree with your suggestions…except for eliminating nuclear power. Safe nuclear power is the most practical, viable source.

    • Agree: Showmethereal
  80. Z-man says:
    @Irish Savant

    Did not know that, thanks.
    HHH and not Hubert H.Humphrey.(Grin)

  81. @Ghali

    The Russians responded in kind why?

    Aren’t they and the Chinese nationalist, peaceful patience personified , allowing the American hegemon to decline at it’s rate entirely out of everybody’s hair in peace?

    This is a second issue I note, along with the Covid, that the Tripartite should be handling differently but aren’t! what the hell’s going on!

    Do we actually have a hostile tripartite…or 3 elites in sham hostility but collective against the ordinary world?

    The game as usual, is totally class-based. The ordinary people, Russian, American and Chinese as is the case the world over, are on their own.

    • Replies: @Ben Sampson
  82. @Herald

    Perhaps Biden questions Blinken’s competence.

    • Agree: Herald
  83. @Anonymous

    I love the idea of purging America and taking it over so much I advocate for it.

    But where and when did “the Chinese” “officially” state it? I want to believe it. Please let me know it’s real and not your imagination.

    Don’t get me wrong. I fully support genocide and would participate in it personally should the opportunity comes. There are people of certain heritages I consider enemies and wish to see eliminated. But what you said seems too good to be true. I don’t think Beijing has that kind of clarity of purpose and political will.

    • LOL: Irish Savant
    • Replies: @Irish Savant
  84. Salt Laker says: • Website

    There was talk from Blinken, Nudlewoman, and Burns over “concerns” that Putin. wanted to “rehash” the 2014 Kiev miasma. Nonsense! They have it just backwards. If anyone needs to rehash that deal, it’s Nudlewoman. Putin did a beautiful job, and Crimea is never going to be separated from Russia again. How did a gentile Burns get involved in this Jewish deal.? It’s obvious he doesn’t know what he is doing.
    Just finished up “Two Hundred Years Together”, and highly recommend it to anyone interested in what really happened in Russia during that period. Absolutely indispensable to an understanding of the hatred the Jews have for the Russians (and themselves), not to harp too strenuously on the outrage of the Zionist control of our State Department.

    • Replies: @Irish Savant
  85. Jews would have already jumped the sinking US ship but there’s no place for them to jump. Russia’s on to their ways, and China won’t have anything to do with them.

  86. @anon

    If I remember correctly, it Newland who said it. She was bousting about it.

  87. And if we needed more proof here is some of it:

    They are going to vaccinate all Russians! and the Russian is borrowing Money from the IMF!!

    I thought Vlad was on top of his nationalist financial game?

    And which currency is Russian going to receive that 18B loan in!! US dollars!!!!???

    Don’t make me laugh! That’s the most funny though that has run across my mind in a long time…RUSSIA BORROWING 18 TRILLION US DOLLARS. hahahahahaha…..

    At the end of the day, any and everyday the elites will look after themselves only. Ordinary folk are on their own

    What’s in those Russian vaccinations?

    • Replies: @Mulga Mumblebrain
  88. The Ziodevils have mapped out a plan for breaking up the relationship between Russia and China (divide & conquer)! This is a fu&&g old concept and no one buys into it anymore! The Russian may have told Burns to go and f yourself because it’s too late!

  89. @Carlton Meyer

    Carlton old man! Good stuff at your place as usual. Point number 4, the Russians have all figured out. Conventionally, they could disappear those bases in 20 seconds. If we are to believe Andrei Martyanov (and I do, I put Martyanov up there with you, Giraldi and Anatoly Karlin when I want some military/diplomatic/intel truth-telling), their recent additions to their missile inventory is impressive. Seems to me they could handle most of NATO. The NATO franchise is dead to me, not worth saving. They are, along with the UN and my own government, my worst enemies given that they consider me same. And you, and Marty, Anatoly, Ron and so on. The cabal will lie where the truth will do.

    Merry Christmas.

  90. @Mulga Mumblebrain


    Is it similar to the Chinese coolie?

  91. Pamela says:

    Nuland herself. There is or was a video around on YouTube of a presentation Nuland was giving about their involvement in overthrowing the legitimate government of Ukraine and she stated they had spent $5billion on it. I saw the video snd testify she did make that claim although using different words of course

  92. “So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish?”

    CIA = (((Communists Investors of America))) was there to personally pickup a pallet of gold for Joe and his handlers. It was made to look like a diplomatic meeting of the minds, yet was only another CIA (((dark Money))) operation to smuggle gold, drugs, weapons planes, trade secrets and other valuable assets to and from US and Russia.

  93. BAP says:
    @Alternate History

    Politicians and similar middle-man are useless and dramatic, causing a distempered mess ruins their delicate and effeminate webs of intrigue but anything that is based on proper relationships (commercial, scientific, economic, affinity, common goals, …) stays intact.

    This is never the objective of the US government or any other government, because most people there need the constant social games.

  94. But the Russian elites are crazy to effect such damage on their country for any reason at all unless this is some vast turning point they have accepted

    18B Special Drawing rights of US dollars is a like tube stuck into Russian that’s going to bleed the nation heavily if they use it up. The US dollar is a dead dollar printed out of thin air. That fact allows US financiers to bleed Russia putting out absolutely zero themselves. The dollars are worthless but what Russia pays back isn’t. its the real deal, real wealth that allows America to go on

    Russia knows this fact and yet they are going to do it?

    If that is the case Putin is not waiting out the hegemon in its decline patiently, he is actually building the hegemon back least the hegemons finances. The hegemon would be able to mechanize a new industry, focus on catching up to the Russians militarily while still depopulating his people by vaccines… one more time or even surpass the US…and the Chinese militarily

    I mean some scenario like that could be possible, and the Tripartite would be well aware of this.
    So again! What in the hell is going on? The Russian elite appears tremendously eager to vaccine Russians and avail themselves of IFM fake funding. Putin would have to have known of this all along yet he and the Chinese are tight, but this cant be in the Chinese interest…or is it? Do the Chinese elites care of the collective Chinese interest or ultimately and only in the interest of the Chinese elites?

    So the tripartite elites are all betraying their people…the Americans have already done so openly already…and are the now the Russian and Chinese elites exposing themselves in the process of doing the same?

    oh boy!

    Oh well! Humanity marching towards its end

  95. @Ben Sampson

    Vodka, one supposes-as a ‘preservative’ of course.

  96. @Carroll price

    The Chinese are very happy to deal with Jews, and Israel, just so long as they behave like decent fellow human beings. THAT must send the Talmudists and their secular doppelgangers, the Zionazis, mad.

  97. @Irish Savant

    I bet she was following instructions from the Kosher Sutra.

  98. Derer says:

    They send a spy to Russia for the important meeting – unbelievably stupid. Is it an attempt to elevate the CIA position and make Blinken its subordinate?

  99. @Ben Sampson

    That’s it! There’s a lot more as well that proves the comprehensive attack on the ordinary people of the world by the elites. A massive genocide is in progress and they are all in on it Putin, Xi, Biden and before him Trump and Obama. and if Trump gets back in it will him again building back better


    And after Covid passes there will be new Monkeypox, Mousepox and lots more viruses, all engineered by Fauci and company, to ensure the people are vaccinated to death…and whatever few allowed to live totally subdued and engineered into existential futility as human beings

    That’s what humans have become with a media that is a total absolutely fake and lie like these blogs on the net here and now. All of them! not a single exception! All liars. I have been looking at the media sing the prises of Xi and Putin but these are two of the most horrific politicians alive at the moment…especially Putin.

    The entire global political class of people have been captured, bought out, corrupted and work for the elite classes who now own the planet just about. People are more more injected all the time and have begun to keel over and die everywhere.

    This is the best humans are capable of. The more humanity makes the the more the utterly greedy among us take. There are men out there with 300+ billions. Imagine that! 300+ billion dollars and still want more. They make more every single day and up in genocide against defenceless humanity to be able to get it all…to own the entire planet

    I was going along in hope that at least Russian and Chinese humans would be free from biological manipulation and through them humanity would go on. Now I knew better, that the Russian and Chinese elites far from at war with the west are in cooperation with the western elites, against the ordinary peoples of the world, are engaged in killing them all off as we speak

    This is all humanity is capable of ultimately…massive crime against itself! lying to itself, telling itself to most egregious destructive lies, that back programs of rotten education and military/police coercion and constant destructive wars that kill millions every year wasting valuable material and human resources.

    Now the elites have removed all limitation and opened season on the ordinary people of the world. This is all humans are capable of! Our highest and most expressive form of principle, idea of life…to produce extraordinary wealth and advanced technological skill and the more we advance he more we use the very advance to enslave, exploit and kill humanity.

    Oh well! Ultimately I don’t see how the elites themselves will survive as a minority in nature, with all the wealth and technology! How will they survive with no workers and brains and skills to replenish the life over the generations?

    They are gong to give the brains to machines to do all that work then…even of reproduction, using artificial wombs, taking care of the babies along he way eh. I would not trust intelligent robots anyway. Why would they need any humans at all? I don’t see that it would take Robots long to carry out their own revolution and to build back better.

    No matter what form the elites take they will not be able to make it for long. They will not be be, cannot get free of evolution and what that means for humanity. For there to be something indefinitely inexistence for us we must go the human way, explore and discover the human potential ultimately and develop and express that…not crazy ways the rich think they go taking it all for themselves. the rich, elites are simple utterly comprehensively insane that’s what

  100. @nsa

    The russkies are no smarter, sending out hundreds of thousands of monthly retirement checks to traitorous russkie yids residing in izzieville.

    A good point.
    Israel would not exist without both Russian and American cash injections.
    A good proportion of land-grabbers, shooters of children are Russians.

  101. ATBOTL says:

    WASP elites willingly and knowingly put Jews in charge of America. That’s the painful truth.

    • Replies: @JohnnyWalker123
  102. mijj says:

    the US Nation has reason to not be belligerent with China. The losing-status-and-significance International Supremacist US Elite does have reason to be belligerent with China – the reason for its decline. The US Elite, controlling the Capitalist Democracy of its nation, will control the mindset and behaviour of the US Nation for its own purposes.

  103. haha says:
    @Mulga Mumblebrain

    “Zionazis”? What on earth is that supposed to mean? Zionism and Nazism were polar opposites, in a bitter life and death struggle. You may as well call up “round triangles” or “the black whites” if you are bent upon committing logical and semantic murders. There are logically coherent ways to condemn both Nazism and Zionism without mixing up a cocktail of nonsensical terms.

  104. It is clear the US is on course for war with both China and Russia. Repeating the pattern of history, to maintain hegemonic dominance it is doomed to destroy itself – the rest of the planet with it. The lessons of two world wars have not been learned.

    • Agree: Mulga Mumblebrain
  105. Phibbs says:

    Jews dislike Russia because most Russians don’t like them. Christian Russians remember that it was basically Jews who took over Russia in the 1917 Bolshevist Revolution and who killed millions of Russian Christians. Also. 11 out of the 12 oligarchs who plundered Russia when it was down & out in the 1990’s were Jews. Russians are aware that Jews are nation-destroyers. Sending the typically anti-Russian, pro-Israel Jewess Nuland to Moscow shows that Jews run things in Washington D.C.

  106. There isn’t much information out there about William Burns – at least very little I could find. So I’m going to do a LOT of speculating here.

    Most likely the man considers more than the interests of the Apartheid state in his personal decision-making. By way of contrast, the top three people Biden put in the State Department (or were forced on him like Harris was) are pure-bred Zionists.

    The Deep State may not want to rock the boat quite as much – maybe there isn’t a lot of upside for them to do that. ???

    Another factor in this trip might be that the Russians no longer see any point of talking to the rest of the crazy people in Washington.

    Even among active CIA employees the preparations for the trip were tightly held with few advisers briefed on the agenda that had been prepared for the meetings, which were clearly initiated at Langley’s request.

    Might this be the same sort of “soothing” stuff General Milley felt it necessary to do with China? After all, it really does seem to be Amateur Hour in the Biden Administration regarding diplomatic issues.

  107. @haha

    The two are opposite in terms of identity. They are rather similar in essence. I would even say Nazism was simply a White imitation of Judaism.

    That’s not to say they are not valid. Both have a deep and sound understanding of the conditions of human existence.

    • Agree: Irish Savant
    • Replies: @anon
  108. @Clyde

    Yeah I wondered about that. Would a phone call not siffice? Seems like optics to me. The meeting wasnt meant to be secret.

  109. @JoaoAlfaiate

    It is an insatiable beast. Expanding NATO little by little when having a gentlemans agreement not too. Still being in Korea 70 years later …. Still selling weapons to the ROC in Taiwan when in its Joint Communiques it said it would eventually stop (Congress passed Taiwan Relations Act in direct contradiction to the Joint Communiques to establish diplomatic relations with the PRC. The Military Industrial Complex is the beast whose appetite is never full.

  110. @haha

    Well actually …
    Adolf Eichmann was the SS liaison to Feivel Polkes of the Haganah and
    the SS invested a lot training German Zios in agriculture and small arms
    before patting them on the back and sending them to Palestine –
    all while Stalin was decimating the Hechaluz;
    of course this doesn´t mean Stalin´s henchpersons weren´t all Jews or that
    the Germans were overfond of them, just that there are strange bedfellows.

    Still, if the “Ukronazis” weren´t LARPing Banderites they´d have hanged “their”
    (((government))) long ago; do not believe what you see.

    (Passages from Mein Kampf do sound swiped from the Talmud and of course
    Israel in turn wiederjudmached it 😛 )

    • Agree: Irish Savant
  111. anon[179] • Disclaimer says:

    Within an East Asian context, Imperial Japan had much better understanding of racial politics/realities compared to modern materialist China, despite the numerical/technological deficiencies of Imperial Japan compared to modern China.

    • Replies: @The_MasterWang
  112. @ATBOTL

    No. They were pushed from power because their descendants were feckless, lazy, and unmotivated.

    Just look at the Bush family. The degeneration from HW Bush to “Dubya” Bush.

    The WASPs were once known for being serious academics, fearless warriors, intrepid explorers. Men of energy and valor. Now they’re known for being alcoholics, cocaine adducts, and worthless party boys.

    It was easy for the Jews to push that aside.

    Watch this 1 minute video about the Scripps family, who blew through their illustrious family’s fortune.

    That’s why WASPs no longer run America.

  113. @Agent76

    Its all about the petrol dollar… Not just Russia. Iran – Venezuela – Libya.. Any countries willing to work with them… Saudis remain in the camp because it is their “get out of jail free” card. Until now they realize even Houthis in Yemen can destroy their oil facilities and even ships are easily sabotaged. Now they are having second thoughts.

  114. @Salt Laker

    That book resulted in Solzhenitsyn going hero to zero overnight.

  115. @Carroll price

    Well bloody hell – that’s quite a blow to my world-view! If true it shows that Russia is, willingly or not, part of the game. Terrible news.

    • Replies: @Ben Sampson
  116. ‘…So why was CIA Director William Burns in Moscow and what did he accomplish? God only knows!

    Maybe to assure the Russians that this administration isn’t long for this world. They should just stay calm and wait to see what replaces it?

  117. @Mulga Mumblebrain

    ‘…The Chinese are very happy to deal with Jews, and Israel, just so long as they behave like decent fellow human beings…’

    …and I’m looking forward to this winter in Oregon, just so long as the sun comes out every day and the average day time high is around 70 degrees.

  118. @anon

    Indeed. They asked for and was denied a mere non-binding statement in support of racial equality from White Anglos at the league of nations. Then and there they knew a race war was inevitable. But they thought they were in a position to challenge White Supremacy. Fools.

    But we are.

  119. @Mulga Mumblebrain

    People only behave when you have some leverage over them. As long as we don’t permit them to hijack our media and education system they can’t begin. And if we see any sign of they attempting to do so, we arm their enemies.

    • Replies: @anon
  120. Anon62 says:
    @Old Brown Fool

    I hope and pray America would choose some small country to flex the muscle against and lose.

    I seem to remember the US withdrew all of its forces from Afghanistan after a 20 year conflict (and over a decade of destabilization efforts prior to that).

    No sign whatsoever that this loss to a bunch of semi-literate goatherders made any positive impact on the American psyche.

  121. SafeNow says:

    I have played online chess against hundreds of Russians, and they tend to favor what chess players call “quiet moves.” American players tend to be more impulsive, even reckless. I don’t know if this can be extrapolated to Russian leaders, but I suspect that it can. Second, I think the Russian leaders are very smart. The minister of defense is fluent in nine languages, including Mandarin and Japanese.

  122. anon[179] • Disclaimer says:

    Sometimes I wonder if Confucianism has played a role in neutering racial instincts among East Asians. Mao was incompetent about his methods, but his idea of “cultural revolution” was valid. East Asians have certain cultural baggages that we are better off shedding completely, to turn into the clear-minded racial thinkers/warriors of the future.

  123. @Irish Savant

    bloody hell indeed… but i was in hop and expectation of solid progress on the class front I allowed the propaganda about the post Yeltsin Russians to build up a blind about the fact that Yeltsin himself selected Putin as replacement.

    also a blind spot this time that made me forget the fact that the Russians allow the Jews to run their Russian life so absolutely, they always cause such a calamity it does not permit them to continue, it comes to an end in disaster. The Russians themselves never actually stop the disaster and bell the Jews…the Jews have such absolutely power that unlimited, not disciplined by the Russians they get out of hand and crash the situation themselves. Always since 1917!

    That’s what the Bolsheviks did for 70 years after the the Jewish coup of 17. Then that flowed right into Jewish take over, that by the Jewish oligarchs who proceeded to plunder Russia into another absolutely failure they in Putin to clean up

    But nothing at all has changed. Look at what has happened, has been happening all along. The Russian state…bureaucracy and political structure have actually been holding themselves under the tightest rein and check for the longest while until they could be reassured of their political power, to release themselves from their hold to expose themselves as utterly ready and eager to rip the Russian people off again.

    And who else are at their head again, who had been riding Putin shotgun all along but Russian Jews. The Jews have not jumped back on the Russian ship again! They never jumped off! they have always been there.

    Carroll Price by my assessment is totally wrong about the Russians relative to the long standing relationship Russian Jews and gentiles. The Jews have had their way with Russians, and clearly are in the process continuing to have their way. Jewish power by this recent electoral development is once again supreme in Russia

    The difference between the attitude over the month or two it took to cement that political power for 5 more years and to let it all hang out is like night and day. That these Russians could be as open as these are politically at such a juncture is that they clearly expect the coming 5 years to be the start of permanent

    But that is what shocks me still but makes me laugh more now than shock to be honest with you! How incredibly eager and free and eager! Gung Ho! the Russian politicians and bureaucracies are to impose all the horrors of lock down, masking etc! the whole 9 yards on the Russian people. Oh man!

    Here! let them say it themselves:

    There are many more links as well- that’s the one to hand

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  124. I am not holding my breath on Russia’s coming policies in Syria for example. I wont even be looking if I am alive at all.

    The Zionists would be looking to move the Russians out of Syria totally if they could. How would the new Tripartite reality impinge on such goal of theirs, protecting Al Assad or leaving him on his own


    Then again that supposed new Tripartite reality as expressed here, is beginning to look like the old dominant Jewish reality all over again: Russia continues its 104 year long Jewish domination, from the Jewish destruction of the Russian monarchy and royal family, with the results of the recent Russian elections: Also with America is on its knees crawling under Jewish whip in all areas of American life.

    And the Chinese are dealing with the Jews as if those are their long lost brothers, sisters, in-laws and general relations come back home. All the Jewish owned multinationals that control life everywhere are in China, as well fully entrenched, doing well, under no manners of any kind or threat of any.

    And all three parts of the tripartite have been put under permanent Covid pandemic manners,- or is it orders- replete with masks and mandatory vaccines for all, no exceptions, with Covid passports soon to follow

    What in the hell was wrong with blind old me, following all this blog propaganda of Ron Unz, the Saker and so many others all over the net, building a huge library over the years, being lulled to sleep in my old age by all the silly noise of it all. Oh man! there is so much noise there seems to be a war going on. But when one looks up one sees that everyone is on the same side of the street…and prolly triple or quadruple vaccinated?

    HAHAHAHHAHA! We are all dead anyway. Look out I have some living still to do! No more blogs! I am not being paid. I cant work to to get paid to kill myself! That’s something like the assignment of gender as if nature does not do that from the start. But that’s what everyone is doing wittingly or unwittingly… committing suicide, creating premature collective death!

    on the way to ‘Brave New World’ we are all already nuts! What seriously crazy fun capitalist mental games are

  125. @Ben Sampson

    You’re probably right but I suppose I dared to hope. Putin did look promising, confirmed by the hatred directed at him and Russia by Western Jews. But they had the same attitude to Trump even though he was their lapdog all along. Ah well….

  126. Salt Laker says: • Website

    Wrong! The Zionists negotiated with Nazis for favors.They also have been acting the part for 75 years.

  127. @haha

    Well, the similarities are strong. Both Zionism and Nazism are racially supremacist ideologies, in one case Jews, in the other Aryans. Both viewed others as inferior, ‘untermenschen’ for the Nazis, ‘goyim’ for the Zionists. Both attacked their neighbours, aiming to ‘cleanse’ territories they desired, in one case the Thousand Year Reich, in the other Eretz Yisrael. In other words both desired ‘lebensraum’ taken from inferior types. Israel has simply gotten away with it for vastly much longer than the Nazis. Both believed in the sacred nature of ‘Blut und Boden’, blood and soil. One could go on.
    The German Zionists actively co-operated with the Nazis through the Haavara Agreement, in order to move young German Jews and money to Palestine, up until about Kristallnacht in 1938. In fact Nazism seems in many ways to have been an attempt to mimic the character of Judaism. Needless to say the murder of European Jews was an abominable crime, like the murder, torture and dispossession, by the Zionazis, of the Palestinians.

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  128. @haha

    ‘“Zionazis”? What on earth is that supposed to mean? Zionism and Nazism were polar opposites, in a bitter life and death struggle. ‘

    ? Defined in abstract terms, Nazism and Zionism are largely synonymous.

    Both are morbid exaggerations of nineteenth-century European ethnic nationalism, both were responses to trauma, both rely on imaginary history to justify their territorial claims, both ignore the rights of all groups except their own, both display a virtually open contempt for the law, both worship violence, both wallow in vicious racism, and both are driven to seek conflict with their neighbors.

    The Nazis had the virtues of being relatively honest, of not seeking to fulfill their goals by subverting other societies, and of making demands had some partial basis in reality as opposed to being the complete fantasy that was Zionism. On the other hand, the Nazis wound up killing a lot more people than the Zionists have to date. But really: the similarities are more striking.

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  129. Anonymous[279] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mulga Mumblebrain

    The German Zionists actively co-operated with the Nazis through the Haavara Agreement, in order to move young German Jews and money to Palestine, up until about Kristallnacht in 1938.

    This isn’t “cooperation”. This is trying to get them out of Germany and placing among their fellow semites. It wasn’t even particularly successful. The grandiose clinging of communists who want to use Germany to launder their own image to the Havaara agreement is disgraceful. Curiously quiet about the Germans who aided Arab military complexes postwar, though.

  130. Anonymous[279] • Disclaimer says:
    @Colin Wright

    Maybe some day the kikes will give you a cookie, Colin.

  131. The High Stakes of the U.S.-Russia Confrontation Over Ukraine

    I found this to be a usefull follow-up to the Giraldi piece above.

    Three decades after declaring victory in the Cold War, and after the self-inflicted chaos of the U.S. “Global War on Terror,” U.S. military planners have settled on a new Cold War as the most persuasive pretext to perpetuate their trillion dollar war machine and their unattainable ambition to dominate the entire planet. Instead of asking the U.S. military to adapt to more new challenges it is clearly not up for, U.S. leaders decided to revert to their old conflict with Russia and China to justify the existence and ridiculous expense of their ineffective but profitable war machine.

  132. @DanFromCT

    We’ll, it’s better than what Kamala would kiss.

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