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Watergate & Snowdengate

By Dmitry MININ (Russia)

26. July 2013

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Watergate & Snowdengate

40 years of walking in desert in search of democracy It happened 40 years ago – in 1973. There was a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate office complex in Washington D.C. to install tapping devices so that Republican President Richard Nixon could monitor communications of Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern. […]

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On Leaks and Pseudo-Reality: The US’ Futile Search for ‘World Domination’

By Ramzy BAROUD (USA)

25. July 2013

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On Leaks and Pseudo-Reality: The US’ Futile Search for ‘World Domination’

Those enchanted by pseudo-reality must have been at the edge of their seats as they watched ‘Zero Dark Thirty’, a Hollywood account of how US SEAL Team Six killed Osama Bin Laden on May 1, 2011. But a recently leaked report shows that the ‘riveting’ Hollywood account of the ‘greatest manhunt of all time’ was […]

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American Liberty in Need of Renovation

By Alexander LEVCHENKO (Russia)

25. July 2013

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American Liberty in Need of Renovation

On U.S. Independence Day on July 4 the symbol of American democracy, the Statue of Liberty, was reopened to visitors. If it had not been a gift from France to the American people, then the sculpture, which was designed by a French architect, cast from Russian copper and placed on a pedestal made of German […]

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