|The Sunday Times, Sunday 31st March 1996|
The sharp and steady rise in the price of gold in recent weeks, up more than 7% in 2007, feels ominous coming at a time of building pressure, a time when we are days, weeks or months away from finding out whether the neocons will induce the U.S. empire to commit suicide by attacking Iran.
While we wait for the big boys to fight it out, the recent two-part series in the World Socialist Web Site on what the rise of China means for world capitalism by John Chan is worth reading. Chang begins by outlining the recent history of large scale strategic competition between the great powers...
|Cult members of Monafiqeen-e-Khalq. According to the Pentagon and the CIA, these women will help bring down the mullahocracy in Iran. Of course, the truth of the matter is quite different, as these poor deluded women will likely become yet another group of neocon victims along the road to a "clash of civilizations."|
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|Diagram of sighting|
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