The Unz Review:ㅤThe Fed Isn’t Fighting Inflation, It’s Fueling It, by Mike Whitney

The media would like to believe the Fed is doing everything in its power to fight inflation, but it’s not true. Yes, the Fed raised rates by 50 basis points in May and, yes, the Fed is trying to sound as “hawkish” as possible. But these things are designed to dupe the public not to reduce inflation. Let me explain. The current rate of inflation in the US is 8.6%, a 40-year high. At its

The Unz Review:ㅤSummit of the Americas Farce Shows That the American World Order Is Over. Time to Regroup., by James Kirkpatrick

[See also: The Literal End of “America” by James Kirkpatrick, July 1, 2014] The “Summit of the Americas” that concluded last Friday may go down as marking the point when the United States of America lost its status as a superpower, and even its sovereignty. The U.S. did try to play its traditional role as regional hegemon by blackballing certain regimes, only to lose Mexican participation in the summit. The “Los Angeles Declaration,” billed as