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Now Russia has announced that Nord Stream-2... is
not damaged on one string... let's get back on the
streets, like the Czechs - who stand up to stop
the West's pro-war elites - forcing us into gas
prices way too high for the majority to pay.
- all for the USA to stay as ''top dog'' !

Julian Macfarlane:
 
''Of 450 Ukrainian parliamentarians, only 
90 remain in the Ukraine. Bye bye Kiev. 
Hello Monaco.''

what is to be done now

Engineer-John:
 
''Sir Kier Starmer - the only member of the UK
Parliament who is a member of the hated 
Trilateral Commission - A major driving
force for US political dominance.''


Ayn Rand:
 
"You can ignore reality, but you can
not ignore the consequences of
ignoring reality."



Phillyguy on The Saker Blog:
 
''Europe is still occupied by circa 100K troops, 35K
in Germany alone. Thus, Germany is not really a 
US ‘ally’ but rather a subordinate. This begs the 
question; will Germany and other countries
in 
the EU... continue serving as de facto
US 
vassals, or begin following a more 
independent foreign policy?
One 
could argue, that:
their very survival 
as
functional states ---
depends on this.''


 Viktor Mikhin:
 
''The EU is not an ally of the US ---- but a coalition of
vassal states that have been under US military and
economic occupation ------ ever since World War 2.
The US committed a holocaust against Germany, 
during and immediately after that war - bombing 
entire cities, where only civilians lived, starving 
millions of German prisoners of war & civilians 
during the first few years of the occupation...
the reality is that the Marshall Plan was only
implemented, after the Morgenthau Plan to
kill millions of Germans, had done its 
bloody work.''


John F. Kennedy:
 
''What kind of peace do I mean? What kind of peace do
we seek? Not a Pax Americana enforced on the world
by American weapons of war. Not the peace of the
grave, or the security of the slave. I am talking 
about genuine peace; the kind of peace that 
makes life on earth worth living; the kind 
that enables men and nations to grow 
and to hope, and to build a better life
for their children -- not merely peace
for Americans but peace for all men 
and women -- not merely peace in 
our time, but peace for all time.''


Jim Morrison, singer, songwriter, and poet:
 
“Whoever controls the media, 
controls the mind.”



 U.S. 
President John F. Kennedy:
 
''I will splinter the CIA into a thousand 
pieces, and scatter it into the winds.''


Voltaire:
 
''If you want to know who controls you,
look at who you are not allowed
to criticize.''



China's Premier Chou Enlai, in 1976:
 
 “Americans have no sense of history”.


Russia's President Putin, in 2022:
 
 “When creating Ukraine..... the Bolsheviks endowed 
it with primordially Russian territories – they gave 
it all of Little Russia, the entire Black Sea region, 
the entirety of Donbass. Ukraine evolved as an 
artificial state. Ukrainians and Russians are 
one people - this is an historical fact. The 
only country that can guarantee its 
sovereignty, is the country which 
created it – Russia.”


Oswald Spengler:
 
''Through money, democracy becomes
its own destroyer, after money
has destroyed intellect.''


President Putin:
 
''Russia tried to build relations 
with the West and NATO –
to live together in peace 
and harmony. Their 
response.. to all 
cooperation, 
was simply
 ‘no’.''


President Putin:
 
“It is in our historical tradition, in the fate of our
people, to stop those who are striving for world
domination, who threaten to dismember and 
enslave our Motherland, our Fatherland. 
We will do it now, and so it will be.”


 
Ernest J. King, Commander
in Chief of the US Fleet:
 
“I join in admiration --- for the Soviet 
Union’s heroic and historic defense.” 


Senator Alexey Pushkov:
 
''If we proceed....  from the sensational and untenable
“discovery” of the head of the IMF, Christine Lagarde,
according to whom inflation comes out of nowhere..
then the doubling of the number of British citizens
struggling to make ends meet, has also come out 
of nowhere. From the sky, for example, it's come
& isn't a consequence of the ruinous policies of
British governments: guilty of the energy crisis, 
rising fuel prices, & the imposition of (counter-
productive) sanctions against Russia; not to 
mention... the risky enthusiasm for costly
military & other assistance to Ukraine.''


President Putin:
 
“The world is witnessing the degradation 
of world institutions, the erosion of the 
principle of collective security, the
 substitution of international law
 for ‘rules’”. 


Lex, on Moon of Alabama:
 
''This week, the Germans and French couldn’t 
decide whether they want to renew old feuds 
or band together against the US -- over being 
pillaged. Each time some wile e coyote ass 
stunt by the US/UK, there’s another tick on 
the ledger - that the real problems are the 
Brits & Yanks. The Europeans won’t say 
it out loud but they’re learning… slowly.
Going slow is dangerous...but it is also 
giving Russia’s adversary a lot of rope 
for hanging itself. The US/UK are led 
by people...... more than capable of 
hanging themselves, whether by 
accident, belief that they can
not be hung - or even out of 
ideological spite.''


Shakespeare:
 
“This above all: To thine own self be true.”


 President Putin:
 
''The battlefield to which destiny and history have
called us, is a battlefield for our people… for the 
great historical Russia, for future generations, 
our children, grandchildren, and great-grand
children. We must protect them....  against 
enslavement and monstrous experiments,
that are designed: to cripple their minds
souls. Today we need a consolidated 
society, and this consolidation can 
only be based --- on sovereignty, 
freedom, creation, and justice. 
Our values ---- are humanity, 
mercy and compassion.''


Jesus:
 
“If you hold to my teaching, you are really my
disciples. Then you will know the truth, and 
the truth will set you free.”


President Putin:


''Our values are humanity, 
mercy and compassion.''


Portuguese proverb:
 
The road to Hell is paved
 with good intentions.”


Commander of US Strategic Command
in charge of the US nuclear triad, 
Admiral Charles Richard:
 
''Just warming up. The big one is coming, and it 
won’t be long before we get tested in a way 
we haven’t been tested... in a long time.''


The Global Times (Chinese news):
 
''The US State Department revealed that the G7
ministers will discuss a range of pressing 
global challenges --- including the G7’s 
sustained support, for a democratic, 
sovereign and prosperous Ukraine.'' 


Ukraine's Reznikov begging BRICS 
country Brazil, for Gepard ammo:
 
''And... from these grain hubs, grain, sunflower oil, 
and corn are supplied to countries facing hunger. 
Therefore, if you give us these munitions today, 
we will protect the sky from terrorist drones --- 
which means that this will be a humanitarian 
mission on your part, because we will save 
lives and people will not die of hunger in 
Africa and Asia.''


President Putin:
 
“The unipolar world is coming to an end. The West is
incapable of single-handedly ruling the world. The
world stands at an historical milestone, ahead of 
the most dangerous and important decade 
since World War II.”


President Putin:
 
“There are at least two ‘Wests’. The first,
is 
traditional, with a rich culture.
The second, 
is aggressive
and colonial.”


 
Imam Ali: 
 
''Telling the truth and doing what is 
right --- has left me with no friends.''


Karl Adolph Maximilian Hoffmann, Major General, 
Chief of Staff of the Commander-in-Chief of the
Eastern Front of the German Empire, in  WW1:
 
“I created Ukraine, frankly, just so that there was
at least some part of Russia, to conclude peace 
with her.” 



 
Batiushka:
 
''The EU, is just the political and economic arm of 
the US in Europe, just as NATO, is its military arm. 
The United States of Europe has been USED. It is 
over. All we need now, is for Europe to recover 
its independence from the US invasion and 
occupation of the 1940s. Then... there will 
be a new EU, Eurasian Union or a new EC, 
Eurasian Confederation. This would be 
governed not by unelected Eurocrats,
 but by the elected governments of 
the sovereign states of multipolar 
Eurasia.. co-operating together.''


Military analyst Andrei Martyanov:
 
''The combined West.. doesn’t have the material and
technological means of fighting Russia in Eastern
Europe without losing catastrophically. Western
weapons turned out to be nothing more than
commercial items - not designed to fight a 
modern war - plus, no Western economy, 
including the United States, has the 
capability to produce them in the
needed quantities anyway.''
 

Kherson governor, Kirill Stremousov:
 
"After repelling the attack on Kherson ---
we plan to launch a counteroffensive on 
Nikolaev, Odessa and Dnepropetrovsk." 



Valdai 2022 report “A World 
Without Superpowers”:
 
“The United States and its allies, in fact, 
no longer enjoy the status of dominant 
superpower, but... the global 
infrastructure that serves
 it, is still in place.”



Sophocles:

“Evil appears as good 
in the minds of those 
whom god leads to 
destruction”



President Putin, of the Russian Federation:
 
“Humanity has two options – either we continue
accumulating the burden of problems that is 
certain to crush all of us, or we can work 
together to find solutions.”


Charles Darwin:
 
“Ignorance more frequently begets 
confidence, than does knowledge.” 



larry, dfh:

''I do hope that Fred Reed is right about the Generals 
in Washington and Moscow, that they can prevent a
nuclear war from taking place. But we are walking 
on very thin ice right now --- with incompetent
ideologues in Washington, who, clearly, have 
no real understanding of the existential 
dangers of nuclear war.''



larry, dfh:
 
''In 2010, at the UN meetings of the First Committee, 
I asked both Rose Gottemoeller and Anatoly Atonov 
(during their briefing on New START).. if they were
familiar with the new studies on nuclear winter, 
which predict - that a US-Russian nuclear war 
would wipe out most of humanity. Both 
answered - “no”. Perhaps...  they have 
learned more, about nuclear winter.. 
since 2010. But it's willful blindness 
to chose to ignore such information 
--- and criminal insanity ---- to start 
a nuclear war that would amount
to a mass extinction event.''


Karl Phillip Gottlieb von Clausewitz, 
Major General of the Prussian Army: 
 
“Russia is not a country that can be really conquered, 
that is, occupied; at least this cannot be done by the
forces of modern European states. Such a country 
can only be defeated by internal weakness and 
the action of internal strife.“ 


Sergei Lavrov:
 
''The peoples of the world want to live according to the
cultural and civilizational foundations 
bequeathed by
their ancestors. They reject --- 
the pseudo-liberal
approaches imposed 
by western elites, which
encourage 
destructive models of behaviour 
and thereby.. cause irreparable damage to
people's moral 
health. For our part ---- we 
proceed from the premise, that universal
human 
solidarity ------ should be based on
traditional 
values common to the world's
major 
religions and cultures.''


The Quran (Sura Al-Imran – 3:54): 
 
“And the unbelievers schemed [against Jesus]; 
but God brought their scheming to nought:
for God is above all schemers.” .


Pepe Escobar:
 
''Sweden, Denmark and Germany - and the whole EU - 
know that if you really confront the Empire in public 
the Empire will strike back, manufacturing a war on 
European soil. This is about fear --- and not fear of
Russia. The Empire simply cannot afford to lose 
the “garden.” And the “garden” elites... with an 
IQ over room temperature ------ know they are 
dealing with....   a psychopathic serial killer
entity, which simply cannot be appeased.''


The New York Times reported in 2021:
 
“Police killings in America have been undercounted by
more than half, over the past four decades, according 
to a new study. About 55 percent of fatal encounters
with the police between 1980 and 2018, were listed 
as another cause of death.”


Fred Reed:
 
''In my days of walking the E-ring.... in the Pentagon,
I read manuals...  on how to keep soldiers fighting 
after they had received lethal doses of radiation.  
They don’t die immediately.. and, depending on 
dosage, might be administered stimulants to 
keep them on their feet, or so the manuals 
said. These manuals --- also discussed 
whether these walking dead.. should 
be told that they were about to die.'' 



Eric Arthur Blair:
 
''Given the advanced state of decay of the US.... and 
the unstoppable rise of China and Russia militarily, 
industrially, economically and socially --- there is 
zero prospect of the USA prevailing. There are 
only two possible outcomes:-  either the USA 
backs down -- or there will be global nuclear 
Armageddon. There is nothing in between.''


Belgium’s prime minister Alexander De Croo:
 
“We are risking a massive deindustrialisation 
of the European continent and the long-term
consequences of that --- might actually, be 
very deep. Our populations...  are getting 
invoices...  which are completely insane. 
At some point, it will snap. I understand 
that people are angry. . . people don’t 
have the means to pay.” 


Declan Hayes:
 
''Let’s face it, at day’s end, American-style democracy is
all about war and conquest, no matter what serial war
criminal happens to be at the helm. Zelensky, the
pathetic actor in charge of a kleptocratic state,
is a good democrat, because he is a godsend 
to the EU/NATO war industry. Ditto the coke
head who fronts the Finnish regime and 
Finland’s other warrior women, who 
wouldn’t fight their collective way 
out of a bag of coke.''


Shashi Tharoor:
 
“Alex von Tunzelmann’s clever start to her book 
'Indian Summer', made my point most tellingly:- 
‘In the beginning, there were two nations. One 
was a vast, mighty and magnificent empire, 
brilliantly organized and culturally unified, 
which dominated a massive swath of the 
earth. The other was an undeveloped, 
semifeudal realm -- riven by religious 
factionalism and barely able to feed 
its illiterate, diseased, and stinking 
masses. The first nation was India.
The second, was England.”


Head of the CPRF, Gennady Zyuganov:
 
''Standing in the way of our fraternal aspirations, are the 
selfish interests of transnational capital, epitomized by 
the USA and its NATO allies. Seeking to prevent global 
capitalism from sinking in a full-scale crisis, they are 
using.. sundry mechanisms of hybrid wars, broaden-
ing their expansion and fomenting managed chaos. 
The tentacles of this octopus have, already, got a 
stranglehold on Ukraine. The Bandera clique is
brought to power in Kiev, in order to impose 
economic bondage on a fraternal country, 
strengthen the anti-Russian alliance in 
Eastern Europe and form the “Baltic-
Black Sea cordon sanitaire.”


George C. Marshall, Chief of Staff, US Army:
 
“The gallantry and aggressive fighting spirit 
of the Russian soldiers command the 
American army’s admiration.” 


Pepe Escobar:
 
''The Doomsday Clock set up by the Bulletin of
the Atomic Scientists in 1947, is now placed 
at only 100 seconds from midnight. Right 
on “Doom’s doorstep”. This is where 
a bunch of American psychos
is leading us.''


Folk saying:
 
''The wise have to think for the fools.''


Frank Knox, US Secretary of the Navy:
 
“We and our allies, owe and acknowledge 
an everlasting debt of gratitude... to the 
armies and people of the Soviet Union.” 


Commentator on the Saker:
 
''It’s not that we in the UK haven’t suffered enough, 
the majority have now grown used to it and think
it’s normal. Dark days ahead of us.''


Vladimir ilyich Lenin: 
 
“The war must be waged for real, or it 
must not be waged at all. There can 
be no middle ground.”


Head of Russia’s communist
party, Gennady Zyuganov:
 

“So, the President signed decrees on the admission of 
the DPR, LPR, Zaporozhye and Kherson regions into
Russia. Bridges are burned . What was clear from 
the moral and statist points of view - has now 
become a legal fact: on our land there is an
enemy, he kills and maims the citizens of 
Russia. The country demands --- the
most 
decisive action to protect
compatriots. Time does
not wait.”
 

Hanan Ashrawi:
 
“We're being shelled and bombed and assassinated
and killed. Our homes are being destroyed, our 
children traumatized. Our livelihoods, our 
institutions, our infrastructure 
totally demolished.”


Henry L. Stimson, US Secretary of War:
 
“History knows no greater display of courage 
than that shown by the people of Soviet Russia”


Evo Morales:
 
“NATO is, ultimately, the United States. It is not a
guarantor for humanity or for life. I do not accept
in fact I condemn, how they can exclude Russia 
from the UN Human Rights Council, when the 
US has intervened in Iraq and in Libya, in so 
many countries, in recent years. Why have 
they, not been expelled from the Human 
Rights Council? Why was that 
never questioned?”
 

Nina Simone:
 
''Slavery has never been abolished 
from America’s way of thinking.''


Alexander Lebed:
 
"I never consider 'ifs' and 'buts.' 
If grandma had a beard,
she'd 
be grandpa."


Thomas Jefferson:
 
“If the American people... ever allow private banks to
control the issue of their currency - first by inflation, 
then by deflation, the banks will deprive the people 
of all property --- until their children wake up 
homeless on the continent their fathers 
conquered. The issuing power should 
be taken from the banks and 
restored to the people, to 
whom it properly 
belongs.”


Old Proverb:
 
''Lies spread with the wind ...  but 
Truth can travel against the wind.''


Harold Wilson:
 
''He who rejects change, is the architect of 
decay. The only human institution which 
rejects progress, is the cemetery.''


James Madison Jr.:
 
''A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive
 will not long be safe companions to liberty. The means 
of defence against foreign danger, have been always
 the instruments - of tyranny at home. Among the 
Romans, it was a standing maxim to excite a 
war - whenever a revolt was apprehended. 
Throughout all Europe, the armies [were]
kept up; under the pretext of defending, 
have enslaved, the people.''


William Hazlitt:
 
''A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile
 can work wonders and accomplish miracles.''



Viktor Orban, of Hungary:
 
"We are taught that sanctions are imposed by the
strong against the weak. But if you look at the 
energy sanctions, you can see that we are 
energy dwarfs in Europe, who impose 
sanctions against the energy giant. 
In my opinion, this cannot lead to 
anything good. If we lifted the 
sanctions --- the situation in 
Europe would immediately 
improve." 


Sergey Lavrov's remarks to UN Security Council:
 
''Then Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseny Yatsenyuk 
said in 2015, that sub-humans lived in Donbass. 
the current President, Vladimir Zelensky has 
not moved too far.. from this. When asked 
what he thought.. about the residents of 
Donbass, in his interview, in September 
2021 he replied that some were people 
and others were creatures or animal 
species. This is a salient feature 
of the Ukrainian regime, both 
under Petr Poroshenko and 
Vladimir Zelensky.''
 

Signs on public transport in Riga, Latvia: 
 
"Attention! Seats for Russian speakers are 
only on the back platform of the bus!" 


The mayor of the city of Dnepr Boris Filatov: 
 
“Now is the time for cold fury. We now have
the full moral right to calmly and with a 
completely clear mind kill these non-
humans around the world, for the 
foreseeable future --- and in the 
largest possible quantities.”


Percy Shelley:
 
''Empire has a long memory, tries to erase the past,
is terrified of the memory and the gigantic 
shadows of the future.'' 


Maria Zakharova: 
 
''The West’s biggest dream is to set prices for the
resources they do not own. They’ve been doing
this for centuries. They took things from other 
people for free - & had those other people pay 
them for doing so -- thus making independent 
countries & nations their colonies, satellites, 
semi-colonies and vassals. Now, they have 
moved to plan B --- which is wrapped up in 
economic terms such as “oil price caps” 
and is called “control over resources.” 
In fact, what we are witnessing is 
theft, when someone who isn't 
entitled to ''dispose of'' others 
resources is dictating prices
for these resources.''


Corrupt unelected E.U. boss, Von der Leyen: 
 
"We will see the result of the vote in Italy. 
If things go in a difficult direction, 
we have tools, as in the case 
of Poland and Hungary."


Caitlin Johnstone:
 
''The US empire continually works to strengthen its
stranglehold over global economic and financial 
systems ------ so that it can starve disobedient 
populations anywhere in the world, without 
firing a shot. Once you get this ---- you get 
why the empire sees a multi-polar world 
as such a threat.''


Caitlin Johnstone:
 
Americans: drinkable water please.
 
US government: Sorry, did you say 
...send billions of dollars worth of 
weapons to Ukraine and Taiwan?
 
Americans: no, drinkable water.
 
US government: Alright, you drive a 
hard bargain, but here’s billions of 
dollars of weapons for Ukraine 
and Taiwan.
 

Maria Zakharova: 
 
''We understand --- that Washington has set course for
global destabilisation. We can see this.... in various
regions of Asia, Europe, Africa & just everywhere.
 We also understand --- why this is happening. 
Washington lacks internal and legitimate 
external resources for its own develop-
ment and to overcome its economic 
and political crisis. So, they have 
turned to unlawful actions.''


Maria Zakharova: 
 
''A unilateral world - will end up in a deadlock. This 
is already happening. Only a world of harmonious
existence... has a chance to survive.''


 
President Zelensky of Ukraine: 
 
"In Germany, there are certain psychological 
barriers to the supply of weapons to
Ukraine, 
related to its Nazi past."


Unelected E.U. Commission 
head, Ursula von der Leyen:
 
"This is a war against our energy, a war against our 
economy, a war against our values, a war against 
our future. And I stand here, with the conviction 
that, with courage and solidarity, Putin will fail, 
Europe will triumph. Europe's solidarity with 
Ukraine --- will remain unwavering. And I 
want to make it clear --- that sanctions 
against Russia will remain in place, 
until its economy is torn apart. 
Now - is the time for 
determination, 
not peace."


Ursula Von der Leyen: 
 
''...arrest Putin, send him to 
the Hague, or even kill him.''


Caitlin Johnstone:
 
Step 1: Set up systems that make the world’s
populations dependent on global trade.
 
Step 2: Work toward shoring up control over 
those systems so that you decide who gets
to trade and who doesn’t.
 
Step 3: Dominate the entire human species 
using weaponized starvation.


Western parliaments: 
 
“We are the people, and 
the people – that’s us.”


Chinese American on September 12th, 2022:
 
''Our morality does not come from religion, but in our 
faith in ourselves. Believe about us what you will, 
because our source of morality is beyond the 
world view of most Europeans.''


US General Douglas MacArthur:
 
“The scale and grandeur of the Russian effort, 
mark it as the greatest military achievement
in all history.” 


 
Caitlin Johnstone:
 
''If the US empire doesn’t have wildly disproportionate 
influence over whether earth’s populations can make
and use money, those populations suddenly have no
need to obey the dictates of Washington. Unilateral 
sanctions are meaningless ----- if everyone can just
ignore them. So there’s literally an entire planet’s 
worth of power at stake here when we’re talking 
about the empire’s “great power competition”,
with Beijing and Moscow, because what that 
slogan really means is preventing the rise of 
a true multi-polar world - where power isn’t 
as centralized. And this, is the single most 
urgent threat --- facing the human species 
today: a nuclear-armed empire struggling 
to secure planetary domination --- at any 
cost. A floundering unipolarist empire 
with nuclear weapons, is dangerous 
in the same way a cornered animal 
with sharp fangs, is dangerous. 
Except there’s a whole lot 
more, at stake.''


Confucius (on rap):
 
“If one wants to know whether a kingdom is well 
governed, whether its morals are good or bad, 
the quality of its music will provide
the answer.”
 

 President Putin on Tchaikovsky:
 
“The proverbial ‘cancel culture’ has 
become a cancellation of culture.” 


Historian Michael Walzer:
 
“The Siege of Leningrad killed more civilians 
than the bombing of Hamburg, Dresden, 
Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined.”


1 Peter 4:19

Let those who suffer according to the will of God
commit their souls to Him in doing good.''


Dugin:
 
“The fact is....  that Russia is directly opposed to
globalism - the “liberal totalitarianism” - and this
is an ideology. The fact is that globalism insists 
on the complete unification of humanity, under 
the leadership of a World Government --- with 
the universal spread of liberal democracy, 
ideologies and systems of rules and 
norms based on them ---- including 
gender politics, LGBT+,  extreme
individualism & transhumanism.”


 Dugin:
 
“The end of history is the victory of liberalism 
and the West on a global scale, which implies 
the abolition of any ideological, geopolitical, 
economic and socio-cultural alternatives.”


Historian, Edward Gibbons: 
 
“The name of Poet was almost forgotten; that of 
Orator was usurped by the sophists. A cloud 
of critics, of compilers, of commentators, 
darkened the face of learning, and
the decline of genius was soon 
followed by the corruption 
of taste.”


In his first inaugural address, Lincoln said:

“I have no purpose - directly or indirectly - 
to interfere with the institution of slavery
in the states where it exists. I believe
I have no lawful right to do so.”


William Seward, Lincoln’s Secretary of State:
 
“We show our sympathy with slavery by 
emancipating slaves where we cannot 
reach them --- and holding them in
bondage where we can set 
them free.”



Bruce Gagnon:
 
''When law and morality contradict each other, the
citizen has the cruel alternative of either losing 
his moral sense, or losing his respect for 
the law.''



Abraham Lincoln:
 
“We cannot attain the ideal union our Fathers 
dreamed, with millions of an alien, inferior 
race among us, whose assimilation is 
neither possible or desirable.”



Native American Proverb:
 
“When a man moves away from 
nature his heart becomes hard.”

 
 Frédéric Bastiat:
 
''Sometimes the law defends plunder and participates 
in it. Sometimes the law places the whole apparatus 
of judges, police, prisons, and gendarmes, at the 
service of the plunderers and treats the victim
- when he defends himself - as a criminal.''



Arundhati Roy:
 
“Once weapons were manufactured to fight wars. 
Now wars are manufactured to sell weapons.” 




George Bernays, nephew of Sigmund Freud:
 
“The conscious, intelligent, manipulation of 
the habits and opinion of the masses, is an 
important element in democratic society. 
And those who manipulate this unseen 
mechanism of society, constitute the 
invisible government, which is the 
true ruling power of the US.”



On August 22nd, in 1862, Lincoln wrote:
 
 ''If I could save the Union without 
freeing any slave, I would do it.''



Bruce Gagnon:
 
''We must all work as hard and consistently as possible 
to shut down our corrupt government. When ''our''
government no longer represents ‘We the people’ 
then we have an obligation to revolt. Why are 
people so compliant? Don’t they care about 
their children and grand-kids future? Do 
they have a right to just give up? 
I don’t think so.''
 


Frédéric Bastiat:
 
''When misguided public opinion --- honours what 
is despicable, and despises what is honorable, 
punishes virtue & rewards vice, encourages
what is harmful and discourages what is 
useful, applauds falsehood & smothers 
truth under indifference, or insult, a 
nation turns its back on progress,
and can be restored, only by the 
terrible lessons of catastrophe. ''



Jimi Hendrix:
 
“When the power of love is greater than 
the love of power, there will be peace.”


Professor Everisto Nebyera:
 
"If BRICS prevail --- We will see
a new global economic order." 


Georgi Zhukov on the liberation of Berlin:
 
“We liberated Europe from fascism, 
but they will never forgive us for it.”


Frédéric Bastiat:
 
''When plunder becomes a way of life, men create for 
themselves a legal system that authorizes it and a 
moral code that glorifies it.'' 


Shoigu at the recent ‘First International 
Anti-Fascist Congress’ held nr Moscow:
 
“It is clear that the financial and economic co-operation
between Anglo-American & Nazi business circles was a
major factor leading to the 2nd World War --- which cost
humanity, unprecedented human lives. SS legionnaires’
marches have become traditional in Estonia and Latvia
with monuments and obelisks erected to war criminals.
Nazi slogans & appeals are openly heard in the streets
of Lithuanian cities. The policy of the Kiev authorities, 
to rehabilitate Nazism and incite hatred towards every
thing connected with Russia. After the collapse of the
Soviet Union --- everything was done in Washington to
turn Ukraine [& the rest of Europe] into the antipode 
of Russia. The promotion of legislation - banning the 
Russian language, Russian media, Russian culture -
everything related to our country was encouraged. 
The fight against any manifestation of Nazism,
must 
therefore, be uncompromising,
and comprehensive.”


Evo Morales:
 
“We have profound ideological differences with the
politics implemented by the United States using 
NATO, which are based on interventionism and
militarism. Between Russia and Ukraine they 
want to reach an agreement and the U.S. 
keeps provoking war --- the U.S. military 
industry, which is able to live thanks 
to war --- and they provoke wars in 
order to sell their weapons. 
That’s the other reality 
we live in.”


Janos Arany 
 
''In dreams and in love 
there are no impossibilities.''


Abraham Lincoln:
 
“I can conceive of no greater calamity,
than the assimilation of the Negro
into 
our social and political life,
as 
our equal.”


Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, 
and General of the Army, Sergei Shoigu:
 
''The transition from dominance by a single 
global leader to several centres of gravity 
is not an easy one. However, this creates 
real conditions for the development of 
sovereign states.''

 President Putin:  ''The situation in the world is changing dynamically  and the outlines of a multipolar world order --- are  takingshape. An increasing number of countries  and peoples are choosing a path of free and  sovereign development based on thei


Chinese Foreign Ministry:
 
''85 percent of the world's population 
- has not imposed sanctions against 
Russia: only the majority represent
the international community." 

 
President Putin:
 
''The situation in the world is changing dynamically, 
and the outlines of a multipolar world order --- are 
taking shape. An increasing number of countries 
and peoples - are choosing a path of free and 
sovereign development based on their own 
distinct identity, traditions and values.''
 
''These objective processes... are being opposed by the
Western globalist elites, who provoke chaos, fanning
long-standing & new conflicts, and pursuing the so-
called containment policy, which, in fact, amounts 
to the subversion.. of any alternative, sovereign 
development options. Thus -- they are doing all 
they can, to keep hold onto the hegemony and 
power that are slipping from their hands; they 
are attempting to retain countries & peoples 
in a grip of what is essentially a neocolonial 
order. Their hegemony.. means stagnation
for 
the rest of the world & for the entire 
civilisation; it means obscurantism, 
the cancellation of culture, and 
neoliberal totalitarianism.''



Timothy Leary (1920-1996):
 
"Almost everyone today is brain-damaged 
by our education, which is designed to 
produce docile automatons."



General Sherman, told his wife his purpose: 
 
''Extermination --- not of soldiers alone, that is 
the least part of the trouble --- but the people.''



Historian Lee Kennett, in 
his biography of Sherman:
 
“Had the Confederates somehow won, had their 
victory put them in position to bring their chief 
opponents before some sort of tribunal, they 
would have found themselves justified in 
stringing up President Lincoln and the 
entire Union high command --- for 
violation of the laws of war --- 
specifically, for waging war 
against noncombatants.”



Jeremy Kuzmarov:
 
“Former Bolivian President Evo Morales calls
for a global campaign --- to eliminate NATO.”



 Evo Morales:
 
“Julian Assange's detention --- represents an escalation, 
an intimidation: so that all the crimes against humanity
committed by the different governments of the United
States --- are never revealed. So many interventions,
so 
many invasions, so much looting.”



Milagros Pichardo Pérez: 

''Even the President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López
Obrador, directly asked his counterpart, Joe Biden, 
to release the founder of the WikiLeaks portal, to 
whom he "opens the doors of his country," and 
described him as "the best journalist of our 
time." He also considered, that the 
treatment he has received, only 
"for denouncing human rights 
violations", is worse than 
that of a criminal.''
 


The UN special rapporteur on torture, Nils Melzer, 
says Assange has suffered psychological torture: 
 
"How far have we sunk?" 



Robert Penn Warren wrote in his 1960 book:
 
“The Northerner, with his Treasury of Virtue, caused 
by his victory in the Civil War, feels as though he has 
an indulgence; a plenary indulgence, for all sins past
present & future. This indulgence is the justification 
for our crusades of 1917-1918 and 1941-1945, and 
our diplomacy of righteousness, with the slogan 
of unconditional surrender and universal 
rehabilitation --- for others.
 


 Thomas DiLorenzo:
 
''Lincoln’s war destroyed the voluntary union of 
the founding fathers and replaced it with an 
involuntary union held together by threat 
of invasion, bloodshed, conquest, 
and subjugation.''



Evo Morales:
 
“They think that some countries are the property 
of other nations. They think God put them there, 
so the world belongs to the U.S. and the UK. 
That’s why the rebellions and the 
uprisings will continue.”



Evo Morales:
 
“In politics we must ask ourselves: Are we with the
people or are we with the empire? If we are with
the people, we make a country; if we are with 
the empire, we make money. If we are with 
the people, we fight for life, for humanity; 
if we are with the empire, we are with 
the politics of death, the culture of 
death, interventions and pillaging 
of the people. That is what we 
ask ourselves as humans, 
as leaders: ‘Are we 
at the service of 
our people?’”




Yves Smith of 'Naked Capitalism':
 
“Despite the aggressive Western sanctions…....  Russia
has been very restrained, as far as counter-measures
are concerned. So, after loudly saying that the EU
wants nothing to do with Russian energy, or 
Russian pipelines... the EU should hardly 
be upset, if Russia is tired of laboring 
not to give them what they asked
for, an economic divorce. The 
problem is, Europe is now 
upset, that it’s getting 
what it acted like
it wanted.”



Catherine the Great, of Russia:
 
''A man ought to form, in his own mind, an exact
and clear Idea of what liberty is. Liberty is the
right --- of doing whatsoever the laws allow: 
and if any one citizen could do what the
l
aws forbid --- there would be no more 
liberty; because others would have 
an equal power of doing
the same.''  



Ian Rankin OBE DL FRSE FRSL:
 
''I would have loved to have been a 
rock n' roll star. But none of us
was 
musical, and none of us
had any 
instruments.''


 
Jim Rickards:
 
“The economies of the US and the EU are in, or very
near to, recession. Inflation is out of control in the
West and commodity shortages will lead quickly 
to food shortages and more empty shelves in
supermarkets… as economic sanctions 
have backfired - with protests turning 
up at all spots in the global supply 
chain - including railways, 
trucking, warehouses, 
and ports…”


US Senator Lindsey Graham: 
 
"I like the path we are on. As long as we
help Ukraine with the weapons it needs 
and economic support, it will fight to 
the last man."
 

Jim Rickards:
 
“Almost everything you heard ---- about the 
war in Ukraine from US media.. was a lie.”


 Ex President of Ukraine Poroshenko 
who signed the Minsk Agreements:
 
“When I was signing it, I never intended to implement
it. We just needed more time - to get more weapons
from the West - in order to enable us to resolve the
problem of the Ukrainian East by the use of force.”


Martin Jay: 
 
"The once-golden relationship between the US 
and the EU is also coming to an end. A game 
of accusations will begin ---- which will be 
carefully developed over several weeks
in the media. The West needs to get 
out of the conflict in Ukraine and 
it needs a good reason to 
turn around."
 
 
What kids in the late 1940s used 
to sing, on the May day marches:
 
''Go home yankee, yankee go home!
We don’t want you anymore.
For the way of life you sell
Doesn’t suit us very well
And it wasn’t Errol Flynn 
that won the war!''



Rachel Marsden: 
 
“The conflict in Ukraine, risks creating the ultimate
nightmare for Western elites: an alternative group 
of allies, over which the West has no control, but 
with the capacity to offer opportunities that are
competitive with what their own governments 
or countries are offering… Western elites are 
doubling down in Ukraine to save the world 
order --- that protects their own selfish 
interests --- thinking that it’s the way 
to prevent... a parallel option from 
emerging. It’s as simple as that.
And they don’t care, if it’s the 
average citizen who has to 
pay the price”.



Camilo José Cela:
 
''There are two kinds of man: 
the ones who make history - 
and the ones who endure it.''



Dmitry Medvedev:
 
“Washington - in tandem with London - conned the
Europeans like a couple of shell-game tricksters.” 



Sergey Lavrov: 
 
“The European economy is impacted -- more than
anything else. The stats show that 40 percent 
of the damage caused by sanctions is borne 
by the EU --- whereas the damage to the 
United States is less than 1 percent.”



Kusumagraj:
 
"My love is deep and wide like that of the sky. 
My only morality is to fight slavery.
 I do not care for the restrictions of caste or creed.
 I only know humanity and its service"

 
 
 Richard Price:
 
''Tremble, all ye oppressors of the world! Take warning,
all ye supporters of 
slavish governments, and slavish 
hierarchies! Call no more (absurdly and wickedly) 
reformation, innovation. You cannot now hold 
the world in darkness. Restore to mankind..
their rights; 
and consent to the correction
of abuses, 
before they and you are
destroyed 
together.“ 



Thomas Carlyle:
 
“Make yourself an honest man, and then 
you may be sure that there is one less 
scoundrel in the world.”



Eric Zuesse, on post-soviet US aims:
 
''President GHW Bush, secretly informed America’s
allies, starting on February 24th in 1990, “To hell 
with that! We prevailed, they didn’t” ie, “they still 
need to be totally and humiliatingly defeated 
by us; they need to be conquered.” This --- 
is the reality. No myth. America’s foreign 
policies are laser-focused on crippling if 
not destroying, all possible competitors.
Especially, all nations in Europe need 
to know this, and to reverse course 
because of it. Because --- if they 
don’t, then Europe’s economies 
will be crushed this coming 
winter, in order to keep up 
the US Government’s lies. 
It is.. their choice. Either 
continuing as American 
vassal-nations, or else, 
making a fundamental 
turn, toward freedom 
and justice.''
 


 
Martin Armstrong: 
 
“There is no way they can get out of this, other than
by default. If they default, they are worried about 
millions of people -- storming the parliaments of
Europe. This is really a tremendous financial 
crisis that we are facing. They have been 
borrowing year after year, since WWII ---
with zero intention of paying 
anything back.”




 
Angelo Giliano, Financial & Political Analyst:
 
''What the collective West needs to take into account
  now is ---- that they are not alone. They need to stop 
their imperialist way of approaching how they see 
the world. They tend to say the global world, but 
when they say the global world, they only mean 
maybe 15% of the population. But the problem 
now is, that they don't have the weight they 
used to have and they need to take into 
account that you have an emergent 
world and they are - we are - 
living in the last days of 
the imperialistic West.''



Cynthia Chung:
 
''Russia’s proclaimed support... in its letters to Lincoln,
would be put to the test - during the 
summer of 1863.
By then the South’s invasion 
of the North had failed
at Gettysburg and the 
violent anti-war New York
 draft riots also 
failed, and Britain - as a result -
was thinking 
of a direct military intervention
--- with the 
backing of France.

''What would follow, 
marks one of the greatest displays
of 
support for another country’s sovereignty, to
ever occur in modern history. The Russian
Navy arrived on both the 
east and west
coastlines of the US in 
late September
and early October, in 1863. 

''The timing was highly coordinated.... due to intelligence
reports of when 
Britain and France were intending their 
military action. The Russian navy would stay along the
US coastline... 
in support of the Union, for 7 months! 
They never intervened in the American civil war but
rather.....  remained in 
its waters, at the behest of
Lincoln in 
case of a foreign power’s interference.

''If Russia had not done this, Britain and France would
most certainly, have 
intervened on the Confederate 
states behalf -- as they made clear they would and
the US 
-- would have most certainly broken in two.
At that point i
t was Russia’s direct naval support
that allowed the 
US to remain whole.''



US ''Defense'' Secretary, Lloyd Austin:
 
“The range of HIMARS, our GMLRS round, is 80 
kilometres and so that’s pretty good reach. It 
has allowed and will continue to allow, to get 
after those longer-range targets that they’ve
been unable to reach.”



Michael Hudson:
 
The philosophy of the IMF ever since world war II is
when third world countries can’t pay the debt, the 
IMF comes in with an austerity program and says 
you have to lower wages -- you have to break up 
labour unions, if necessary you have to have a
democracy, and you can’t have a democracy 
unless you’re willing to assassinate and 
arrest the labour leaders and the 
advocates of land redistribution 
...because a democracy means 
basically, rule by the financial
sector centred in the US. So.. 
finance capitalism ever since 
WWI and especially WWII and 
especially since 1980, is the 
nationalistic doctrine of US
banks and the US 1%, and 
the US financial sector ----
that's sort of merged into 
a symbiotic unit with the 
finance, insurance and 
real estate.''
 
''In other words, finance capitalism instead of trying 
to promote overall economic growth for the 99%,
instead of financing the industrialization of an
economy, with rising productivity and rising 
living standards, is now cannibalizing the 
industrial sector, and cannibalizing the 
corporate sector. As you’re seeing 
in the U.S., finance capitalism 
is the economic doctrine of 
deindustrialization... that 
has occurred in the US,
in England, and is now 
occurring in Europe.''




Michael Hudson:
 
''You need a strong enough government to check the
 power of an oligarchy and to prevent a creditor 
landowner oligarchy from developing. And 
libertarians... while pretending to be for 
liberty, they’re for a centrally planned 
economy --- but a centrally planned 
economy by the oligarchy, by the 
financial sector, and by the real 
estate owners. So every 
economy is planned. 
And the question is, 
who’s going to do
 the planning?''



Daniel Ortega, Sandinista:
 
''We are a poor country that wants to take the efforts
and resources.... now being invested in defense of 
the revolution and invest it in tractors and plows.
Imperialism cannot conceive of a free people, 
a sovereign people, an independent people. 
Because, simply and plainly, for them,
the 
people is nothing more than
an 
empty phrase.''
 



Michael Hudson:
 
''What you call the bad guys.. always call themselves
the good guys. What you call evil, calls itself good. 
So the question is, what kind of good guys you’re
going to have? The good guys that want to blow
up the world and impoverish society, which is 
what neoliberalism says are the good guys, 
or the good guys for the 99%, which 
America says are autocracies,
that we have to fight?''



Femi Akomolafe:
 
''Why are Westerners so dumb, that they 
cannot ask where their leaders... who 
can’t find the money to repair their 
shattered economies, suddenly 
find the money to provide 
weapons to Nazis,
in Ukraine?''



Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov: 
 
“Our special military operation -- is meant to put an end
to the unabashed expansion
and the unabashed drive
towards 
full domination - by the US and its Western 
subjects on the world stage. This domination... is
built on gross 
violations of international law and
under some rules 
which they are now hyping
so much, 
and which they make up on a
case-by-case basis.”
 
 

Frantz Fanon: 
 
“When I search for Man in the technique and 
the style of Europe, I see only a succession 
of negations of man --- and an avalanche of 
murders. Leave this Europe where they are 
never done talking of Man, yet murder men
everywhere they find them, at the corner 
of every one of their own streets... in all 
the corners of the globe. For centuries 
they have stifled almost the whole of 
humanity in the name of a so-called 
spiritual experience. Look at them 
today, swaying between atomic 
and spiritual disintegration.”
 
 

June the 9th, in 1537, Pope 
Paul III's Bull Sublimis Deus:
 
''We...  who, although indignant, exercise the power of 
Our Lord on earth -- and fight by all means -- to bring 
the lost herd to the fold that has been entrusted to 
us nevertheless consider that the Indians are true
men and, that they are not only capable of under-
standing the Catholic faith, but, according to our 
information ...notwithstanding what has been 
said, or is said to the contrary, such Indians 
and all those who are later discovered by 
the Christians, may not be deprived of 
their LIBERTY BY ANY MEANS, nor of 
their properties, even if they are not 
in the faith of Jesus Christ; and of 
their properties and they will not 
be slaves, and everything that 
is done will be null and void.''




Hungary’s PM Viktor Orban 
on anti-Russian sanctions:
 
“Initially, I thought we had only shot ourselves in
the foot, but now it is clear, that the European
economy has shot itself in the lungs and it
is gasping for air. What we see right now,
is unbearable.” 



Ben Okri:
 
 "We have to find a new art and a new 
psychology, to penetrate the apathy 
and denial that are preventing us 
making the changes that are 
inevitable if our world is 
to survive."




Caitlin Johnstone:
 
''The majority of Americans think it’s just fine 
to use AR-15s (assault rifles) on foreigners....
it’s just not okay to use them on Americans.''
 
 

 
Proverb: 
 
''Correction is grievous to him that 
forsakes the way: and he that 
hates reproof, shall die.”
 


Pepe Escobar:
 
“Geopolitically, and geoeconomically, 
Russia and China are in the process 
of eating NATOstan alive.”


 
CPRF Head, Gennady Zyuganov:
 
“We have a well-developed programme for new
industrialisation and innovations. I presented 
to you the programme of a new university 
created by Zhores Alferov, which today 
shows examples of how to train 
students of the future.”




Rosa Luxemburg:
 
''The fight is between 
socialism... and 
barbarism.''
 
 

Arnold Joseph Toynbee:
 
''Of the 22 civilizations that have 
appeared in history, 19 of them 
collapsed when they reached
the moral state the US is 
in now.”
 
 

President Putin:
 
''The march of history is unstoppable 
and the attempts of the West to foist
its New World Order on the world 
are doomed to failure.''




Frederick Engels:
 
‘‘The fact is that there is no army in either Europe 
or America with so much brutality as the British. 
Plundering, Violence, Massacres – things that 
everywhere else are strictly and completely 
banished – are a time-honored privilege, a 
vested right of the British soldier … The 
sack of Lucknow (India) in 1858, will 
remain an everlasting disgrace to 
the British military service.’’



Tommy Cooper:
 
“You know, somebody actually complimented 
me on my driving today. They left a little note
 on the windscreen, it said 'Parking Fine.'”



Vladimir Putin:
 
"They should have realized that they 
would lose from the very beginning 
of our special military operation, 
because this operation also 
means the beginning of 
a radical breakdown 
of the US-style 
world order."



Cesar Chavez here:
 
''Though many of the poor.. have come to see 
the affluent middle class as its enemy, that 
class actually stands between the poor 
and the real powers in this society - 
the administrative octopus with
 its head in Washington, the 
conglomerates, the 
military complex.''



Marshall Berman:
 
''We come from ruins, 
but we're not ruined.'



Zhuang Zhou, (Zhuangzi): 
 
“Flow with whatever may happen 
...and let your mind be free: 
Stay centred by accepting 
whatever you are doing. 
This, is the ultimate.”



 Zhuang Zhou, (Zhuangzi): 
 
“The wise man knows that it is better to sit
on the banks of a remote mountain stream
than to be emperor of the whole world.”



Jesus Prayer - Prayer of the Heart:
 
"Lord Jesus Christ Son of God,
 have mercy on me, a sinner."




Zhuang Zhou, (Zhuangzi): 
 
“A path is made by walking on it.”
 

 
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov:
 
''From now on, we will never 
trust the Americans 
or the EU.''



Blair T. Longley:
 
''Money can never stop being measurement backed 
by murder. However, the successfulness of that
depends upon most people not understanding 
that, and not wanting to understand that.''



Blogger, re Assange:
 
“Mainstream journalism died not in a prison cell, 
not from a bullet in the head, not in a car 
explosion, not even hacked up in a 
Saudi consulate. It died the day it 
chose complicity by letting the 
best of them slip away into 
silence and oblivion.”



Dmitry Medvedev:
 
"Nobody in their right mind, wants higher prices 
and taxes, mounting tension along the borders,
Iskanders, hypersonic weapons, or ships with 
nukes a stone’s throw... from their house.
Let’s 
hope that the common sense of
our 
neighbours eventually prevails. 
Yet if not, then, as they say, 
"they started it."
 

 
Pepe Escobar:
 
''NATO will continue to help Kiev to fight 
until the last Ukrainian cannon fodder.''
 

 
Fabio Vighi: 
 
“The purpose of the Ukrainian emergency... is 
to keep the money printer switched on while 
blaming Putin for the worldwide economic 
downturn. The war.. serves the opposite 
aim of what we are told: not to defend 
Ukraine but to prolong the conflict 
and nourish inflation - in a bid to 
defuse cataclysmic risk in the 
debt market, which would 
spread like wildfire 
across the whole 
financial sector.”



Sergei Lavrov, Russian Foreign Minister:
 
''When the Second World War was
about to start --- 
Hitler gathered
most of the European countries 
under his banner.''
 
''Now the EU and NATO are also gathering
the same 
modern coalition for the fight,
and, by and large, 
for war with the
Russian Federation. We will 
look at this very carefully.''



Pepe Escobar:
 
''The European Commission is totally outside of any
sort of control. That’s how a stunning mediocrity 
like Ursula von der Leyen – previously the worst
Minister of Defense of modern Germany – was
catapulted upwards to become the current 
EC Fuhrer, dictating their foreign, energy 
and even economic policy.''



 
President Putin:
 
“…there is no middle way between being 
a sovereign country and a colony, no 
matter what you call a colony.” 
 


Alva Myrdal:
 
''The world, generally speaking, is now drifting on 
a more and more devastating course towards the
absurd target of extermination - or rather, to be 
more exact - of the northern hemisphere's
towns, fields, and the people who have
developed our civilization.''
 

 
Alva Myrdal:
 
''It does not just happen. It is disclosed by science that
practically one-half of trained intellectual resources
are being mobilized for murderous purposes.'' 
 

 
Karbonerus:
 
''We've always been at war with Eurasia.
We've never been at war with Eurasia.
Good news, brothers and sisters, 
this week's chocolate ration 
has gone up, from 
120 grams, to
98 grams!''


 
The smelly hippie:
 
''The best time to plant a tree, was 
20 years ago.. the other best time 
is now.''



Kim Il-sung:
 
“It is wrong to try to avoid the struggle 
against imperialism, under the pretext 
that independence and revolution are
important, but that peace... is still 
more precious. Peace secured 
by slavish submission, is 
not peace.”



Susan B. Anthony:
 
"Cautious, careful people, always 
casting about to preserve their 
reputations... can never effect 
a reform."



US commentator on The Saker:
 
''The world is being turned upside down, at a pace that is
simply breathtaking. I live in a small, rural Kansas farm
community and, thanks to media.. from TV to 
TikTok,
the cultural blitzkrieg has hit --- even here. 
In our
high school are not only “trans” 
students... but
“furries” — there are 3 
girls who “identify” 
as CATS. Thanks to the recent Biden
edict... 
we now have to figure out, if
we’re willing to 
cancel the school
lunch program... in 
order to keep
boys out of girls’ rest
rooms and
off the 
girls sports teams.

Thanks to smartphones children’s minds are being
colonized, 
and occupied by the same satanic
forces - 
that dominate the coasts. No safe
harbor 
anywhere. A 13-year-old boy here
who'd had his 
mind warped by online
pornography,
tormented, tortured
and raped.... a 13
year old girl.
Right here, 
in our little rural
town. 
No more Mayberry.
And it happened
seemingly...
overnight.''
 
 

The 57th Motorized Infantry Brigade of Ukraine:
 
''We have big problems: with food, water, medical
supplies and the treatment of the wounded and
sick. We did not have any heavy weapons. The 
enemy’s heavy artillery, worked on us all day, 
& there was no response from our artillery. 
We all have various contusions or injuries 
we received.. in combat positions. There 
are many people.. with chronic diseases. 
We could no longer continue our service. 
We want to protect our homeland but we 
have a lot of problems that need to be 
solved and cured - now. We could not 
get this.. from the management. We 
will now be heading to the hospital 
for treatment. We express --- our 
distrust ---- to the leadership of 
the brigade --- the leadership 
of the battalion, as we have
a feeling... that they just 
want to dispose of us.''


 
President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev:
 
''Ensuring efficiency in public administration, 
introducing open government institutions, 
developing e-services, and fighting 
against corruption, are the main 
directions of state policy.''



Khosrow Golsorkhi:
 
''Why should it fit any literary school. Why imprison our 
poetry, which is our only effective art form, in literary
and stylistic schools? The place of a poem.. is not in
libraries, but in tongues and minds. Literature must 
retain the role it always had in social movements, 
for us too...  in the displacement of social order, 
and fulfill it. The role of literature is to awaken. 
The role of progressive literature is to create 
social movements and to help attain the
goals of the historic development 
of peoples."



Eugenio Maria de Hostos:
 
''Nearly all human beings love, but
 nearly none know how to love.''



Ramin Razaheri:
 
''Modern political history... begins in 1789,
because it begins with the fight against 
the absolute autocracy of monarchy &
humanity’s shift towards greater and 
greater democracy. It doesn't begin 
in 1688... with England’s Glorious 
Revolution, because all that faux
-revolution did, was legitimise 
monarchical oligarchy, which 
still exists today in England, 
in Saudi Arabia, in Morocco 
and in all the monarchies,
because that --- is what 
monarchy is: collusion 
on behalf of a few --- 
against democracy, 
equality, and 
humanity.''



Alva Myrdal:
 
''If only the authorities could be made to realize that 
the forces leading them on in the armament race, 
are just insane.''



Soame Jenyns:
 
''Great men whilst living must expect disgraces,
Dead, they're ador'd - when none desire 
their places.'' 



Marcus Tullius Cicero:
 
“Politicians are not born; they are excreted.”


 
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte:
 
“In terms of weaponry, we stand united here: 
that it is crucial for Russia to lose the war.  
As we can't have a direct confrontation 
between NATO troops... and Russia, 
what we need to do is make sure 
that Ukraine can fight that war, 
that it has access to all the 
necessary weaponry.”
 


The President of Mexico:
 
“How easy it is to say: ‘There, I send so 
much money for weapons, I provide the 
weapons and you provide the dead.’ 
It is immoral.”
 

 
Maria Zakharova, at the Saint 
Petersburg Economic Forum:
 
“If you’re looking for media objectivity, 
best not focus on the West’s portrayal 
of Ukraine.”
 
 

Edmund Burke on Western Liberal Democracy
as practiced in France's Third Estate, in 1790:
 
“Judge, Sir, my surprise when I found that a very great
proportion of the assembly (a majority, I believe, of 
the members who attended) ...was composed of
practitioners in... the law. Who could conceive 
that men who are habitually meddling, daring, 
subtle, active, of litigious dispositions, and 
unquiet minds... would easily fall back into 
their old condition of obscure contention - 
and laborious low, unprofitable chicanery. 
Who could doubt but that, at any expense 
to the state - of which, they understood 
nothing - they must pursue their private
interests, which they understand, but 
too well.” 
 

 
Karl Marx on Western Liberal Democracy 
as practiced in the United States:
 
“Nowhere do ‘politicians’ form a more separate,
powerful section of the nation, than in North 
America. There, each of the 2 great parties 
which, alternately, succeed each other in 
power, is itself --- in turn --- controlled by 
people who make a business of politics, 
who speculate on seats - in legislative
assemblies of the Union, as well as of 
the separate states - or who make a 
living... by carrying on agitation for 
their party and, on its victory, are
rewarded with positions.”



Joe Stalin: 
 
“Social Democracy and fascism, 
are not opposites, they
are twins.” 
 

 
Ramin Mazaheri for The Saker blog:
 
''A common Western Liberal Democratic criticism of
the parliaments of Cuba, Iran, China, etc...  is that 
there are too many people who are “unqualified”. 
They are accused of this, because they lack 
university degrees, whereas, in socialist-
inspired democracy, morality, devotion 
to the people and grassroots esteem, 
are seen as good qualifications for 
public office.''



Dominique Pire:
 
''Whether or not, one has won the 
Nobel Prize, each of us living in 
contact with our fellowmen,
feels a joint responsibility 
for all forms of suffering, 
both physical and moral.''



Joseph the Hymnographer: 
 
The things of the earth, in the earth let us lay;
The ashes with ashes, the dust with the clay:
But lift up the heart and the eyes and the love,
O lift up the soul to the regions above!



Edward Abbey:
 
''Our 'neoconservatives' are neither new nor 
conservative, but old as Bablyon and evil 
as Hell.''
 


Jose Marti:
 
''Man is not free to watch impassively 
the enslavement and dishonour of 
men, nor their struggles for 
liberty and honour.''



Head of R.F.'s Negotiations on Military Security 
& Arms Control in Vienna, Konstantin Gavrilov:
 
(If) “howitzers, HIMARS and MLRS (strike)
Russia, the response against decision-
making centres - will be immediate - 
not ruling out anything anymore.”



Bruce Lee:
 
“If you love life, don’t waste time, 
for time is what life is made up of.” 



Michael Hudson, economist:
 
''I suspect that a new world economic system 
is emerging. If it succeeds, the last century – 
since the end of World War I and the mess it 
left – will seem like a long detour of history, 
now returning to what seemed to be...  the 
basic social ideals of classical economics
 – a market free from rent-seeking 
landlords, monopolies and 
predatory finance.''



Charles Dickens:
 
''The American elite is almost beyond
redemption... Moral relativism has 
set in so deeply...  that the gilded 
classes have become incapable 
of discerning right from wrong. 
Everything can be explained 
away... especially by
journalists.'' 



 A Living Sacrifice:
Romans 12 vs 1-2
 
1. Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of
God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice,
holy and pleasing to God — this is 
your
true and proper worship. 
 
2. Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be
transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then 
you will be able to test and approve what God’s
will is — his good, pleasing and perfect will.
 
 
 
Multi-billionaire Ted Turner, in 1996:
 
“A total population of 250-300 million 
people, a 95 percent decline from 
present levels, would be ideal.”
 
 
Henry Kissinger:
 
“Who controls the food supply, controls
the people; who controls the energy, 
can control whole continents; who 
controls money, can control 
the world.”
 
 
John Kenneth Galbraith:
 
“The process by which money is created 
is so simple, that the mind is repelled.”
 
 
Blogger:
 
''To protect the value of the government’s 
paper currency - you have to redeem it in 
taxes, and burn the revenues generated.''
 
 
Blogger:
 
''In 1961 every nation in Africa produced 
more than 100% of its own food supply,
today... almost none of them do. What 
happened? The IMF and the World 
Bank. For ''loans'', they had to
introduce ''austerity',' and
privatise everything, and 
then --- convert to cash
crops to feed the US.''
 
 
Michael Hudson:
 
''The choice confronting Global South countries: 
to starve, by paying their foreign bondholders &
bankers, or to announce, as a basic principle of
international law: 'As sovereign countries, we 
put our survival above the aim of enriching 
foreign creditors, who have made loans 
that have gone bad, as a result of their 
choice to wage a new Cold War. As for 
the destructive neoliberal advice that 
the IMF & World Bank have given us... 
their austerity plans were destructive
instead of helpful. Therefore, their 
loans have gone bad. As such, 
they have become odious.'''
 
 
Aleksey Zhuravko:
 
“The leaders of the West themselves created the
illusion of universal support for Zelensky, but in 
reality he looks like a donkey, in front of which
they constantly hold a “carrot”, which
invariably slips away. In fact, both 
him and the whole country, 
are simply being led to 
the slaughter.” 
 
 
Aleksey Zhuravko:
 
“They understand very well --- that all the “red lines”
drawn by Vladimir Putin, have long been crossed, 
so there is nothing to be ashamed of. After all,
in the end, it will still be up to Russia and its 
partners to restore Ukraine. Therefore, the 
goal of the West is to inflict maximum 
damage on this country. Ukraine 
can only be given - some penny 
loans for restoration, but with 
a mandatory repayment and 
at crazy interest rates.”
 
 
Batiushka, for the Saker Blog:
 
''Today the seven billion people of the Non-Western
world.... are ranged against the one billion of the
Western world. All the international foundations 
- the UN, IMF, WHO etc, are going to be remade. 
Why should some of them, at least, not be 
headquartered in Russia? Either in Saint 
Petersburg, or in Ekaterinburg, or in 
the Crimea.''
 
 
Nikolai Patrushev, Secretary of the Security 
Council of the Russian Federation, June 3rd:
 
''The special operation in Ukraine has brought 
the confrontation between Russia & Western 
countries, led by the US, to a climax. Battles 
are going on, not only in the vast spaces of 
the Ukraine, but also in the economic, 
political and cultural spheres. The 
style of the Anglo-Saxons has not 
changed for centuries. And so... 
today they continue to dictate 
their terms to the world, 
boorishly trampling on 
the sovereign rights 
of States.''
 
 
Silvio Berlusconi, Il Giornale, June 4th:
 
''What the Ukrainian crisis has shown us, is that
the West is isolated from the rest of the world, 
and this is an alarm call for the present,
and 
especially, for the future.''
 
 
St. John Chrysostom:
 
“The road to hell...  is paved with the skulls
of 
erring priests, with bishops as
their signposts.” 


Michael Eric Dyson:
 
''I don't believe in that kind of American John Wayne
individualism, where people pull themselves up by 
their bootstraps. Someone changed your diapers.
And if that's the case, you ain't self-made.''



Batiushka:
 
''American roulette: this is the correct name for 
so-called ‘Russian roulette’. It never existed in 
Russia, but was invented by a US writer for a 
work of fiction in 1937. Presumably he gave 
it the Russian name, as it sounded ‘exotic’ 
to him. Another crazy racist Russophobic 
invention, that only gun-obsessed 
cowboys, with their cult of 
violence, could think up.'' 



Alexander Perendzhiev:
 
“Such weapons and military equipment supplied by the
United States to official Kyiv pose a direct threat not
only to the Russian regions bordering Ukraine, but 
also directly to Moscow itself and to the Central
macroregion of the Russian Federation.. as a 
whole. That is, such a supply of weapons is 
an attempt.. to carry out direct aggression 
against our country from the parties.. are 
no longer Ukraine, but the United States! 
It is precisely in this way --- and not 
otherwise --- that these actions of 
official Washington... should 
be considered.”



Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle:
 
''It takes time to ruin a world, 
but time is all it takes.''



Mary Ritter Beard:
 
“Despite the modern dogma to the effect that 
women were a subject sex --- until the 19th 
century 'emancipated' them from history, 
women - in history - had demonstrated 
strong wills and purposes, had made 
assertions, and had directed or 
influenced all human destiny, 
including their own, since 
human life began.”



Chelsea Manning:
 
''Read everything. Ask your own questions. 
Be your own filter. Nobody is going to look 
at the world around you and tell you what 
important things are happening... that 
affect you and the ones you love.''



Marina Silva:
 
“Now more than ever, we need sustainable
development.. and not the kind of develop
-ment that we are seeing right now... That 
means, a country that is environmentally
sustainable, politically democratic, 
and socially developed”.



German chancellor Scholz, in Davos:
 
''Putin can never win in Ukraine because it is 
already obvious: that he could not achieve
a single one of his goals in Ukraine.''



Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov: 
 
''The arrogance of the Anglo-Saxon alliance... has no
limits. We are offered evidence of that...  every day. 
Instead of delivering on their obligations under the 
UN Charter and honouring, as is written in this 
charter -- the sovereign equality of states and
abstaining from interfering in their domestic 
affairs -- the West churns out ultimatums 
every day, issuing them through their 
ambassadors or envoys, to each - 
without exception - capital and, 
in so doing, blatantly black-
mailing them.''


 
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Zhao Lijian:
 
''Since the 1980s, the US has withdrawn from 17
international organizations or treaties, including 
the UN Human Rights Council, the World Health 
Organization, the United Nations Educational,