Drugs, Diamonds, Minerals, People: Smugging Through Open Borders Is the Life Blood of Rebellions

Here is a table (one of many) from an interesting retrospective dataset on how insurgencies are financed. The really successful insurgencies have a good economic base. This list is obviously incomplete but is a good sampling. The line between organzied crime and rebellion is also very thin. The closer a group is to the wealthy […]

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EU’s Massive Refugee Welfare System in Turkey

This press release from the European Commission provides a quick overview of the massive welfare system erected to keep Syrian refugees in Turkey. Very interesting. The website at the link below posts daily press releases from the European Commission on every topic. Essentially none of it appears in the American media. ===== EU Facility for […]

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Maoists At UT-Austin Recruit Mentally Ill Students As Fighters… And Potential Suicide Bombers?

Far Left Watch has just published: Armed Extremist Group Tried To “Radicalize” And Recruit Students With Mental Health Issues. Far Left Watch, February 22, 2018. https://farleftwatch.com/2018/02/22/armed-extremist-group-wants-to-radicalize-students-with-mental-health-issues/ This excellent article describes how the Revolutionary Students Front-Austin (a front group of the Maoist Red Guards-Austin) is openly recruiting mentally ill students at University of Texas-Austin through its […]

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Is It Working Yet?

#PrayForParis-7 January 2015 #PrayForParis-13 November 2015 #PrayForSanBernardino-2 December 2015 #PrayForBrussels-22 March 2016 #PrayForOrlando-12 June 2016 #PrayForNice-14 July 2016 #PrayForGermany #PrayForWurzburg-18 July 2016 #PrayForMunich-22 July 2016 #PrayForAnsbach-24 July 2016 #PrayForReutlingen-24 July 2016 #PrayForFrance-26 July 2016 #PrayForOhio-28 November 2016 #PrayForBerlin-19 December 2016 #PrayForIstanbul-1 January 2017 #PrayForLondon-22 March 2017 #PrayForStPetersburg-3 April 2017 #PrayForStockholm-7 April 2017 #PrayForDortmund-11 April 2017 […]

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