An American Neo-Orientalist in Tehran

“Demonizing and otherizing the easterners serve as effective tools in the hands of Imperialism.” Sadly, Orientalism has not yet run its course. On the contrary, it has assumed different forms and has gained momentum in recent years. No doubt, this love child of Imperialism which has helped create an inconceivable chasm between the East and […]

NarcoNews: CIA Veteran Sees Big Hole in Sterling Espionage Conviction

Retired Counterintelligence Officer Claims Intelligence Agency’s Office of Security Dropped the Ball By Bill Conroy A former CIA spy manager is raising a serious question about the way the intelligence agency handled the national-security risk raised in the case of Jeffrey Sterling, a former CIA officer who was recently convicted on espionage charges for leaking […]

The New Great Game Round-Up: March 31, 2015

Guangzhou: New Hot Spot of China’s War on Terror, Obama’s Decision to Slow Withdrawal Undermines Afghan Peace Talks & More *The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between […]

BFP Exclusive – The Balkan Gladio of Congressman Mike Turner

Can one really be surprised that Turner was chosen to be the president of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly? Mike Turner is a Republican member of the US House of Representatives from Ohio’s 10th District based in Dayton. He was first elected in 2003. The Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), a non-profit organization […]

The New Great Game Round-Up: March 18, 2015

Nemtsov Killing Sparks Turf War Between FSB & Kadyrov, Afghan Chaos Panics Neighboring Countries & More *The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between a U.S.-dominated NATO, its […]

BFP Exclusive Report- A Distillation of DOD Funding Priorities for February 2015

DOD spent $16,962,000,762+ on 218 individual contracts in February 2015 The Pentagon issues a jumbled list of contracts every business day around 5:00PM local time. Our project distills an entire month of these contracts into an accessible form. The Department of Defense (DOD) spent at least $16,962,000,762 on 218 individual contracts during February 2015. REMOTELY […]

Empire, Power & People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 138

The Institutions of Global Governance This episode attempts to provide a brief overview of some of the key institutions of global financial governance, specifically (though not exclusively) as it relates to Europe’s debt crisis. Included in the discussion is not simply the names of the institutions, but their roles, their leadership and internal governance structures, […]

BFP Exclusive – Who is Trying to Destabilize the Balkans?

The US-NATO Empire is trying to shift the blame for the ensuing political & economic crises on the ultimate “fall country”- Russia Though seemingly spontaneous, it is likely that the US Secretary of State John Kerry knew that several sentences he said during the hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and […]

The Neoconservative Threat to World Order

Why did Washington revive the threat of world annihilation? This week I was invited to address an important conference of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. Scholars from Russia and from around the world, Russian government officials, and the Russian people seek an answer as to why Washington destroyed during the past year the […]

The New Great Game Round-Up: February 23, 2015

Uyghur Terrorists Making Headlines in Turkey- China-Indonesia, Victoria Nuland and USAID Go on South Caucasus Tour & More! *The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between a U.S.-dominated […]

BFP Exclusive- Joe Biden in Munich: Incentivizing the US Balkan Vassals

Biden’s imperial blessings of his Balkan interlocutors to enforce the neoliberal, militarist dogma against their own people’s interests The 51st Munich Security Conference, the erstwhile gathering of the Cold Warriors, took place from February 6 to February 8, 2015. This year’s conference was probably the most politically contentious in the living memory. The participants witnessed […]

The New Great Game Round-Up: February 16, 2015

TAPI Saga Continues as U.S. Escalates Shadow War in Afghanistan, Indonesia Catches Kunming Attack Suspects Carrying Turkish Passports & More! *The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in Central Asia and the Caucasus region between […]

Dr. Donald W. Miller, Jr., MD: Measles vs. MMR Vaccine- Risks & Benefits

“The risks of the MMR vaccine are greater than the risks of having measles. This fact is gradually coming to light.” Here are a few excerpts from an excellent article written by Dr. Miller at LewRockwell.com . I encourage you to read the full article, and get that critical thinking juice going: MMR vaccination for […]

Empire, Power & People with Andrew Gavin Marshall- Episode 137

Europe’s Technocratic Tyranny Throughout the course of the European debt crisis, unelected technocratic institutions have been the most important and influential in managing the EU’s response to the crisis and overall management of Europe’s economic governance. These institutions include the ‘Troika’ of the IMF, European Central Bank, and European Commission, but also secret meetings of […]

BFP Exclusive- William Engdahl on Operation Gladio, Fethullah Gülen & One World Government

“CIA’s Graham Fuller: One of the early advocates of using Muslim Brotherhood & Gülen Cemaat to advance US foreign policy.” The following is the translation of an interview with William Engdahl conducted by journalist Deniz Ülkütekin of Turkey’s Cumhuriyet: As I read you started to research about Gulen Cemaat when you came to Turkey for […]