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The Trumping of American Energy – Auto Fuel Made from Coal and Wood

Farm vehicle that runs on woodgas. Technology for sythfuel from coal nearly a century old. (Wiki)
Farm vehicle that runs on woodgas. Technology for synfuel from coal nearly a century old. (Wiki)

Coal fields aren’t just for Appalachia anymore. From the North Slope of Alaska to the Florida Panhandle, from central California to Rhode Island, the United States is sitting atop trillions, if not quadrillions of dollars worth of the famed greasy rock. Continue reading The Trumping of American Energy – Auto Fuel Made from Coal and Wood

Anna Kooiman resigns from Fox News, leaves United States

Kooiman headed Down Under (photo: Pinterest).
Kooiman headed Down Under (photo: Pinterest).

Sadly for every red-blooded American male from sea to shining sea, Anna Kooiman is leaving Fox News. But grab a second crying towel, guys. She’s also leaving the good ol’ US of A. But America’s loss is Australia’s gain. Continue reading Anna Kooiman resigns from Fox News, leaves United States

German Federal Army quits NATO exercise, exceeded ‘overtime’ limits

german276Once one of the most feared military machines in the history of warfare, the army of the German nation has figuratively dropped its weapons and retreated to their tents for nap time in a recent NATO combat exercise in Norway. As reported by Justin Huggler of Britain’s the Telegraph news service on Apr. 10, 2016, and also by Tom Batchelor of yet another British newspaper The Express on Apr.11, 2016, newly mandated overtime rules dictate that the Bundeswehr (Federal Army) can only actually be on duty a mere 41-hours per seven day period. Continue reading German Federal Army quits NATO exercise, exceeded ‘overtime’ limits

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The American and British treaty with Ukraine brought to light

Despite a handful of Western media outlets claiming a relatively unknown treaty binding the United States and Great Britain to the defense of the Ukraine may lead to armed conflict with Russia, a closer look indicates American and British intervention may not be in the offing, as reported by the right-of-center The American Spectator and France24.com on Mar. 3, 2014; and London’s The Telegraph and The Daily Mail on Feb. 28, 2014.

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Former President Yulia Tymoshenko.

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China threatens Japan: Will ‘enforce’ control of disputed airspace

Japanese citizens stand up for their nation.
Japanese citizens stand up for their nation.

“This follows a pattern of fumbled reactions by the Obama administration…”

War clouds are gathering in the East China Sea as the Beijing government as sent a none-too-veiled threat towards Tokyo over the now disputed international airspace, as well as airspace over sovereign Japanese soil at the very south of the East Asian nation, as reported by The Washington Free Beacon on Dec. 3, 2013.

The communist super-power has decided to flex its muscles by claiming hundreds of square miles of international airspace at the geographic juncture of southern Japan, northern Taiwan and eastern China.

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Getting China’s attention: A nuclear-armed Japanese and South Korean alliance

A Japanese sailor and ROK Marine.
A Japanese sailor and ROK Marine.

As China rattles sabers over its newly claimed airspace in the East China Sea directly over Japanese sovereign soil, as reported by the Israeli news portal Arutz Sheva on Dec. 2, 2013, one thing that many international watchers agree would rattle China’s cage would be a militarily-allied and nuclear-armed Japan and Republic of Korea (ROK).

Especially a nuclear Japan and ROK independent of any U.S. military control.

Tensions are still running high since China claimed international airspace over Japan’s  Senkaku Islands, the southernmost of the 3,000 islands comprising the Japanese archipelago.

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