Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Hungary Under Attack, Brexit Betrayal is Here and Macron Wants to Lead the EU

While everyone has been focused on the machinations within the dysfunctional Trump White House, the real stories in the news are coming from Europe. The European Union is falling apart at the seams and yet the power brokers there continue to act as if they still have everything under control.  The push towards populism and … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Hungary Under Attack, Brexit Betrayal is Here and Macron Wants to Lead the EU

Pipeline Wars: Realpolitik meets Geography

The headlines are ablaze this month with news from all over about new pipeline projects coming into Europe.  Never one to miss an opportunity to do the U.S. State Department’s bidding in how it presents pipeline politics, Oilprice.com published a howler of a piece about the Southern Gas Corridor. Titled, “Is This the World’s Most Critical … Continue reading Pipeline Wars: Realpolitik meets Geography

Gazprom and Iran Finally Get the Pipeline of its Dreams

For those who follow geopolitics closely you will know something about the IPI pipeline.  IPI stands for Iran-Pakistan-India.  I could write a book detailing the twists and turns of U.S. and Russian foreign policy on the history of the delays to this pipeline. They stretch back a decade at least.  So to see RT today … Continue reading Gazprom and Iran Finally Get the Pipeline of its Dreams