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Wahhabi terrorism: the Saudi route to conquest

Saudi Arabia sponsors and manipulates Wahhabism and Jihadism in order to achieve its objective of Saudi hegemony over the Arab world.

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Ever since the ultimate defeat of Napoleon in 1815, many modern ideas for models of European unity have been proposed and whilst each shares a common goal of unifying an otherwise disparate continent, they each seek to do so in a variety of ways.

The same could be said of proposals for Arab unity after 1918.   Arab unity was accomplished first under the Prophet Muhammad and successive Caliphs. In this sense one could compare early Arab unity under Islam to early European unity under the Roman Empire.

Here is a look at the similarities and differences between European and Arab unity in the modern era.

The first concerted attempt at post-Napoleonic European unity was the Zollverein, a customs union among the then politically fragmented Germanic states. The success of the Zollverein ultimately led to the creation of the modern German state in 1871. It also however led to perilous ideas about a Gross Deutschland: a German state that would ultimately swallow up Austria and bifurcate her from her non-Germanic countrymen which at the time included Poles, Czechs, Hungarians, Italians, Slovenians, Croats, Bosniaks and Serbs.

After 1918, calls for European unity were largely inspired by the views of Count Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi. He called for a fraternal political unity of European peoples. One is tempted to refer to his ideas as a neo-Austrian style view, insofar as nationalism was discarded in favour of ethnic pluralism.

Then of course one has fascism which united Europe politically whilst brutally massacring millions of Europeans.

Today there is the European Union which is increasingly looking like a United States of Europe (however fractious it has become).

Whilst I am an opponent of the EU, it is important, especially in this context, not to confuse this with someone who dislikes the idea of some kind of European unity.

I support a loose confederation of European states where people trade, work and live in peace and prosperity. I’m simply opposed to the EU model of achieving this.

Turning to the Arab world, in theory, unity could be achieved far easier than in Europe.

Europe is generally secular and historically has had far more religious differences than the Arab world. However big the schism is between Sunni and Shia Islam, the differences between Orthodoxy, Roman Catholicism and various forms of Protestantism are far greater. Thus whilst Europe hardly has a God anymore, and even when it did no one could agree on how to worship Him, the vast majority of Arabs do have a single God.

In Europe, there are scores of languages and many of them are mutually unintelligible. All Arabs by contrast speak a single language: Arabic.

The climate of the Arab world is more uniform than the climate of the European world, making the ability to trade less complicated and uneven than for example, a snow covered Volkswagen factory and a Greek olive farm trying to achieve economic parity.

After the Second World War, General Nasser’s theories of pan-Arab unity, often called Arab nationalism, took hold in Egypt. These views advocated Arab unity on the basis of a modern, secular (though not at all atheist) Arab state, whose economic system would combine the command industrial model of socialist states along with elements of capitalism.

As Nasserism began to fragment, even towards the end of Nasser’s lifetime, Ba’athism emerged as a powerful force for Arab unity.

Ba’athism was the brain child of a deeply learned man, Zaki_al-Arsuzi. His vast knowledge of international modern and ancient philosophy led him to formulate a political programme which argued for a kind of non-aligned and distinctly Arab brand of socialism.

Whilst many Arab countries had and continue to have Ba’ath parties, in the 20th century Syria and Iraq became prominent Ba’athist states, this despite the split in 1966 between the Iraqi and Syrian branches of the Ba-ath party, which hindered Ba’athist and by extrapolation Arab unity. 

Finally, Muammar Gaddafi, once the protégé of Nasser, developed his own brand of post-Nasser Arab unity. The Jamahiriya, founded in 1977 on the basis of Gaddafi’s Green Book, was to be a model of unity that could be followed throughout the wider Arab world.

Yet as with the fall of Nasser’s United Arab Republic in 1961 and the split of the Ba’ath party in 1966, Gaddafi was often shunned by fellow Arab states and was never a favourite of the Arab League. Prior to his overthrow and murder Gaddafi had all but given up on Arab unity, turning instead to the idea of a united Africa.

Today many say that the idea of Arab unity is dead. It isn’t, but it has taken a turn to the grotesque and barbarous.

ISIS terrorists call themselves a state. They seek to conquer the entire Arab world and even parts of the non-Arab world that were once Muslim, including Andalusia and the Balkans.

Whilst their putative capital is in Raqqa in eastern Syria, the truth of the matter is that an ISIS victory would put the brutal Saudi regime at the heart of the Arab world. The Nazi ‘Germania’, the capital Albert Speer was to have built to commemorate Hitler’s conquest of the world, would be Riyadh.

The 1940s represented the darkest period in the European unity project as the continent was united not be a benign system but by fascism, the most evil ideology in human history.

Today, the Arab world faces a similar threat of unity under an evil ideology. Today’s fascism is Wahhabism, today’s Nazi Germany is Saudi Arabia.

Yet unlike the populations of great cities in the Levant and Mesopotamia which have always been great centres of Arab scholarship, the desert which the Saudis control has always been an intellectual backwater.

As the Saudi economy falters for the first time since the oil-boom, the Saudis are turning to Wahhabist imperialism as a model for Arab unity.

This theory isn’t necessarily new. Saddam, for all his faults, warned the world about this threat in the 1980s and 1990s, and the world should have listened.

For an aspirant Imperial power, the Saudis do have problems. They have soldiers who cannot fire their guns straight, and pilots who cannot fly the modern US built jets in their air force.

Naturally, something needed to be done. International terrorism was the Saudi solution to their imperial problem.

By using ISIS and Al Qaeda to ultimately destroy secular Arab states which could threaten the Saudi attempt to build a hegemonic Arab empire under their flag, the Saudis have simultaneously helped to destroy ideologies which could compete with Wahhabism as the intellectual motivation for Arab unity. 

This must be stopped.

Wahhabism is a poisonous evil ideology which one can put on a par with fascism in terms of its wickedness, though thankfully not yet in its international scope.

In this sense Syria is the front line of a wider problem in the Arab world.

If Damascus falls the Arab world falls and it will fall into the hands of one of the darkest regimes in history.

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Germany Wants Nuclear Bombers

Germany does not manufacture atomic weapons but has come to consider itself as a nuclear power because it has vectors to use them.

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Germany’s armed forces are currently studying the possibility of acquiring nuclear bombers capable of using the new American B61-12 atomic bombs.

Meanwhile, the Pentagon itself plans to deploy these new atomic bombs in the German region of Eifel, in violation of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

The German air force already has multi-tasking Tornado warplanes, which are already capable of deploying American atomic bombs. But those aircraft are going to be replaced, possibly, by European-developed Eurofighters, or by United States manufactured F/A-18 Super Hornets.

Either way, the warplane that Germany selects will have to be equipped with the AMAC (Aircraft Monitoring and Control) system, which allows the use of the new American atomic bombs and enables the regulation of the power of the explosion as well as at what height the bombs explode after they are launched.

Germany does not manufacture atomic weapons but has come to consider itself as a nuclear power because it has vectors to use them, and believes that this gives it the right to sit on the UN Security Council sharing the permanent member position occupied by France.

Both countries would thus represent the European Union, under the auspices of NATO.

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1st since Notre Dame: Yellow Vests back despite ‘unifying’ disaster & they are angry

‘Yellow Vests’ march in Paris for 23rd straight week.

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Yellow Vests protests brought clashes and tear gas back to the streets of Paris, despite politicians’ calls for “unity” in the wake of the Notre Dame fire. For protesters, the response to the fire only showed more inequality.

Saturday’s protests mark the 23rd straight weekend of anti-government demonstrations, but the first since Notre Dame de Paris went up in flames on Monday. Officials were quick to criticize the protesters for returning to the streets so soon after the disaster.

“The rioters will be back tomorrow,” Interior Minister Christophe Castaner told reporters on Friday. “The rioters have visibly not been moved by what happened at Notre-Dame.”

For many of the protesters, grief over the destruction of the 800-year-old landmark has made way for anger. With smoke still rising from Notre Dame, a group of French tycoons and businessmen pledged €1 billion to the cathedral’s reconstruction, money that the Yellow Vests say could be better spent elsewhere.

“If they can give dozens of millions to rebuild Notre Dame, they should stop telling us there is no money to respond to the social emergency,” trade union leader Philippe Martinez told France 24.

Saturday’s protests saw a return to scenes familiar since the Yellow Vests first mobilized in November to protest a fuel tax hike. Demonstrators in Paris’ Bastille district set barricades on fire and smashed vehicles, and police deployed tear gas to keep the crowds at bay.

Sporadic incidents of vandalism and looting were reported across the city, and some journalists even reported rioters throwing feces at police.

60,000 police officers were deployed across the country, and in Paris, a security perimeter was set up around Notre Dame. A planned march that would have passed the site was banned by police, and elsewhere, 137 protesters had been arrested by mid afternoon, police sources told Euronews.

Beginning as a show of anger against rising fuel costs in November, the Yellow Vests movement quickly evolved into a national demonstration of rage against falling living standards, income inequality, and the perceived elitism and pro-corporation policies of President Emmanuel Macron. Over 23 weeks of unrest, Macron has made several concessions to the protesters’ demands, but has thus far been unable to quell the rising dissent.

After Notre Dame caught fire on Monday, the president postponed a television address to the nation, during which he was expected to unveil a package of tax cuts and other economic reforms, another measure to calm the popular anger in France.

Macron’s address will be held on Thursday.

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O Canada! The True North Strong and Free – Not

Maybe it’s past time for Canadians to get serious again about their independence.

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Canadian visitors to Washington sometimes wonder why their embassy stands at the foot of Capitol Hill.

The answer? To be close to where Canada’s laws are made.

A main showcase of Ottawa’s craven servility to Washington is Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s complicity in the US-led regime change operation being conducted against Venezuela. Not content with ruining his own country with multiculturalism, polysexualism, and the like, Li’l Justin has acted in lockstep with Big Brother to the south inslapping sanctions on Venezuelan officials and serving as a US agent of influence, especially with other countries in the western hemisphere:

‘A Canadian Press report published at the end of January revealed that Canadian diplomats worked systematically over several months with their Latin American counterparts in Caracas to prepare the current regime-change operation, pressing [Venezuelan President Nicolás] Maduro’s right-wing opponents to set aside their differences and mount a joint challenge to the government. “The turning point,” said the Canadian Press [Global News], “came Jan. 4, when the Lima Group … rejected the legitimacy of Maduro’s May 2018 election victory and his looming January 10 inauguration, while recognizing the ‘legitimately elected’ National Assembly.” The report cited an unnamed Canadian official as saying the opposition “were really looking for international support of some kind, to be able to hold onto a reason as to why they should unite, and push somebody like Juan Guaidó.”

‘One day prior to Maduro’s inauguration, [Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia] Freeland spoke to Guaidó, the newly-elected National Assembly speaker, by telephone to urge him to challenge the elected Venezuelan president.’

But that’s not all. Canada is out front and center in the “Five Eyes” intelligence agencies’ war on China’s Huawei – with direct prompting from US legislators and intelligence.  As explained by Col. Larry Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Gen. Colin Powell, it’s not that Huawei violated any law when circumventing US sanctions but it is the US that is acting illegally by unilaterally imposing sanctions that were never agreed to internationally. But that’s OK – when it comes to Washington’s claims of jurisdiction over every human being on the planet, Justin and Chrystia are happy to oblige!

Also, let’s not forget Chrystia’s role in keeping the pot boiling in Ukraine. It would of course be cynical (and probably racist) to attribute anything relating to Ukraine to her own interesting family background …

To be fair, the lickspittle attitude of Canadian officials towards their masters south of the 49th parallel is hardly unique in the world. Also to be fair, it’s natural and would be generally beneficial for Canada to have a positive relationship with a powerful, kindred neighbor rather than a negative one. Think of Austria’s ties to Germany, or the Trans-Tasman relationship of Australia and New Zealand, or the links that still exist between Russia and Ukraine despite efforts by the west to set them against each other (as, for example, Spain and Portugal were at loggerheads for several centuries, when the latter was a loyal ally of Spain’s foe, Great Britain, to such an extent that Portugal was sometimes shown on maps and globes in the same pink as British possessions; a similar situation existed between Argentina and British ally Chile).

A close and mutually advantageous relationship is one thing, but Canada’s de facto loss of independence is another. Not only does the US control Canada’s diplomacy, military, and intelligence but also her financial system (with, among other levers, the notorious FATCA law, which places Canadian institutions under the supervision of the IRS, with Canada’s revenue service acting, care of the Canadian taxpayer, as a cat’s paw for not only the IRS but the NSA and other snooping agencies). As explained by one Canadian nationalist (yes, they do exist!), the redoubtable David Orchard, trade is also a critical issue:

‘Canada …, after almost three decades of “free trade” with the U.S., has more than $1.2 trillion in federal and provincial debt, large deficits at every level, no national child or dental care, high university tuition, miserly old age pensions, years of massive budget cuts, and giveaway prices for its exports of oil, gas, timber and minerals.

‘For 150 years, great Canadian leaders have warned that without an economic border with the United States, we would soon no longer have a political border.

‘We once owned the world’s largest farm machinery maker, Massey Harris, headquartered in Toronto; built the world’s largest and most respected marketer of wheat and barley, the Canadian Wheat Board, based in Winnipeg; created a great transcontinental railway system, beginning in Montreal, which tied our country together; and saw Vancouver’s shipyards produce the beautiful Fast Cat ferry.

‘Instead of spending hundreds of billions on foreign-made machinery, electronics, automobiles, ships, fighter jets and passenger aircraft (even payroll systems for federal employees!), we can build our own, both for the domestic and export market.

‘We once designed and built the world’s most advanced jet interceptor, the Avro Arrow, so we know it can be done. [Emphasis added] With Canada’s resources and ingenuity, it could create a prosperous, domestically controlled economy that would give Canadians multiple benefits, security and pride of ownership. All that is required is some of the will that drove our ancestors to create an alternate power in North America. As George-Étienne Cartier, the great Québécois Father of Confederation, put it, “Now everything depends on our patriotism.”’ [Note: Orchard is the author of the must-read book The Fight for Canada: Four Centuries of Resistance to American Expansionism. To begin at the beginning, in the late 1680s, as part of English-French rivalry in North America, Massachusetts Puritans sought to root out the nest of popish deviltry known as Quebec. Following their disastrous 1690 defeat, they decided to fight Satan closer to home by hanging witches. The rest, as they say, is history…]

Scratch a Canadian patriot and you’ll hear about the Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow. As a watershed moment in Canada’s downward slide into subservience, the cancellation of what by all accounts was a magnificent aircraft – and a snapshot of what Canada’s international competitiveness (including in advanced aerospace) could have looked like had it been able to develop independently – might have been the point of being sucked into the American vortex. As noted by one response to my suggestion that Ottawa’s stance on Venezuela amounted to Canada’s annexation by the US: “Canadian here…unfortunately, the above is true (not literally of course, but in practice). It goes back even before the time of Diefenbaker, who canceled our Avro Arrow program on demand from the US – thus destroying our aerospace industry and causing brain drain to the US/Europe.”

To this day, the decision of then-Prime Minister John Diefenbaker to kill the Arrow project (and “put 14,528 Avro employees, as well as nearly 15,000 other employees in the Avro supply chain of outside suppliers, out of work”) on what came to be known as “Black Friday,” February 20, 1959, remains controversial and shrouded in mystery. A mix of budgetary, political, technological, and personality factors has been cited, none of them conclusive. Pressure from the US side, including unwillingness of Washington to purchase a Canadian aircraft when the US could pressure them to buy American planes and missiles, no doubt played a key role: “Instead of the CF-105, the RCAF invested in a variety of Century Series fighters from the United States. These included the F-104 Starfighter (46 percent of which were lost in Canadian service), and (more controversial, given the cancellation of the Arrow) the CF-101 Voodoo. The Voodoo served as an interceptor, but at a level of performance generally below that expected of the Arrow.”

While we may never know reliably why Diefenbaker cancelled the Arrow or how Canada or Canadian industry might have followed a different path, there’s no question of the superior capabilities of the Arrow. As it happens, one of the few pilots who had a chance to test the Arrow in an impromptu friendly dogfight is now-retired USAF fighter pilot Col. George Jatras, later US Air Attaché in Moscow (also, this analyst’s father). As he related in 2017:

‘I’ve received a number of messages in the last couple days about this bird, including some that say it may be revived. I don’t know how The Arrow would compare to today’s aircraft, but I had a first-hand lesson on how it faired against the F-102.

‘In 1959, I was stationed at Suffolk County AFB on Long Island with the 2nd Fighter Interceptor Squadron. We had an informal exchange program with a Canadian fighter squadron stationed near Montreal. From time to time, two or four aircraft from one of the squadrons would fly to the other’s base on a weekend cross country.

‘On one such exchange, I was #3 in a four ship formation led by [former Tuskegee airmanErnie Craigwell (I don’t recall who the other pilots were). As we entered Canadian airspace, cruising at about 40,000 ft., we spotted a contrail well above our altitude (probably at 50,000ft.) and closing very fast.  As the other aircraft appeared to be passing by, we could clearly see the delta shaped wing and knew it was the Avro Arrow that the Canadian pilots had told us about. Then, instead of just passing by, he rolled in on us! Ernie called for a break and we split into elements. When we talked about the encounter afterwards we all agreed that our first thought was, “This guy is in for a surprise; he doesn’t know that he’s taking on the F-102.”  Well, we were the ones in for a surprise. Even with two elements covering each other, not one of us could get on his tail. His power and maneuverability were awesome.  After he had played with us for a few minutes, like a cat with four mice, he zoomed back up to about 50K and went on his way. What an aircraft! What a shame that it never went into production.’

What is perhaps most curious about the Arrow’s demise is that “everything was ordered brutally destroyed; plans, tools, parts, and the completed planes themselves were to be cut up, destroyed, scrapped and everything made to disappear.”  Why? Well, security of course! Don’t engage in conspiracy theories …

The Canadian national anthem finishes with a pledge: “O Canada, we stand on guard for thee.” It should be noted that understandably resentful Loyalists fleeing the US following the American Revolution were a major contribution to the growth of Canada’s English-speaking population. American troops – back when we were the plucky underdog fighting the mighty British Empire – invaded Canada in 1775 and during the War of 1812 but were defeated. Relations got testy during the American Civil War as well, and even afterwards the US was wary of a proposed united “Kingdom of Canada,” hence the choice of the name “Dominion” in 1967. If today’s Canadians think we-all down here don’t know whom they’ve mostly had in mind to “stand on guard” against all this time, they’d better think again.

Maybe it’s past time for Canadians to get serious again about their independence – eh?

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