What if you woke up one morning, turned on CNN or BBC, and a friendly face told you 10 families ruled the world? How about 20? What if one family had investments in every corner of the world, and money bet on every point of conflict on Earth? Why CNN and BBC would be evangelizing conspiracy theories if they broadcast this. We all know everything is Vladimir Putin’s fault, and that Barack Obama is all that stands between America and doom. Here’s the other side of this alternate reality. Continue reading
There should be no surprises about what the Russians have done.
They have consistently made clear their support for President Assad. It was hardly a great secret that they had moved military assets into Syria – and the Russian pilots hadn’t flown their fighter aircraft over to the Eastern Mediterranean to earn some extra air miles. Continue reading