China pulls out of Iran energy project amid pressure from U.S.

China pulls out of Iran energy project amid pressure from U.S.

Geostrategy-Direct.com China has withdrawn from a $5 billion deal to help develop Iran’s massive South Pars natural gas field. The action, announced by Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh on the ministry’s SHANA website, came during continued intense pressure on both nations from the Trump administration and follows a series of military confrontations in the Persian […]

Unreported: Two collusion investigations in a race with time

Unreported: Two collusion investigations in a race with time

by WorldTribune Staff, October 11, 2019 Democrats are racing to get articles of impeachment written before details are released by U.S. Attorney John Durham on his investigation into the origins of the Democratic Party-fueled Russia hoax, radio host Rush Limbaugh said. Democrats “want to get this done by Thanksgiving, they want to get two articles […]

Not red, white and blue: NBA and its sponsors show their true colors after Hong Kong tweet

Not red, white and blue: NBA and its sponsors show their true colors after Hong Kong tweet

Special to WorldTribune.com Corporate WATCH By Joe Schaeffer The NBA, which has prided itself as being the “most progressive league” in all of professional sports, is being absolutely pilloried for its appalling kowtowing to communist China this week. It all started when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey had the temerity to issue a tweet […]

A closer look at that Fox News ‘impeach Trump’ poll

A closer look at that Fox News ‘impeach Trump’ poll

by WorldTribune Staff, October 11, 2019 Corporate media pundits and entertainers could not contain their glee over a recent Fox News poll in which 51 percent of those polled said they favored impeaching President Donald Trump. The poll, however, seemed off, and even “schizo,” Washington Times columnist Cheryl K. Chumley noted. “This same poll then […]

Zelensky: Ukraine set to investigate its ‘alleged meddling’ in 2016 election on Clinton’s behalf

Zelensky: Ukraine set to investigate its ‘alleged meddling’ in 2016 election on Clinton’s behalf

by WorldTribune Staff, October 11, 2019 Ukraine is set to open an investigation into an alleged Ukrainian plot to sway the 2016 U.S. presidential election in Hillary Clinton’s favor. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announced on Oct. 10 that his administration is “ready to investigate Ukraine’s alleged meddling” in the 2016 U.S. election. “This is a […]

Clapper implicates Obama: We only did ‘what we were told to do by the president’

Clapper implicates Obama: We only did ‘what we were told to do by the president’

by WorldTribune Staff, October 10, 2019 Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that the Department of Justice’s investigation into the origins of the Trump-Russia probe is “disconcerting” because he and his intelligence community colleagues had only “done what we were told to do by the president.” That president would be Barack Obama. In […]

Who is Adam Schiff? Spotlight shifts to Intelligence Committee chairman’s credibility

Who is Adam Schiff? Spotlight shifts to Intelligence Committee chairman’s credibility

Analysis by WorldTribune Staff, October 10, 2019 Those who aren’t fans have plenty of ways to describe Rep. Adam Schiff: Deceptive. Disingenuous. Eternal evangelist for the bogus dossier. The Jussie Smollett of Congress on steroids. Puppet of George Soros. Pencil neck. But as the Ukraine whistleblower saga unravels in real time, so, critics say, does […]

Pompeo counters Graham on Syria; Netanyahu slams Turkey

Pompeo counters Graham on Syria; Netanyahu slams Turkey

by WorldTribune Staff, October 10, 2019 U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to critics of President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria by saying the mission to eradicate ISIS was a success and adding the move was not an authorization for Turkey to invade Syria. Pompeo, in an interview with […]

Poll: Media no longer the most trusted source of political information

Poll: Media no longer the most trusted source of political information

by WorldTribune Staff, October 9, 2019 More than half of America has lost trust in the media to provide straight and accurate news about politics, a new survey found. “Once upon a time, the news media was the most trusted source of political news and information — but not anymore. Over the past 12 months, […]

Senate Intelligence Committee echoes discredited Mueller report

Senate Intelligence Committee echoes discredited Mueller report

by WorldTribune Staff, October 10, 2019 In what analysts say was a move to shift the spotlight off Ukraine’s meddling in the 2016 election on behalf of Hillary Clinton, the Senate Intelligence Committee on Oct. 8 released a so-called “bipartisan” report on Russia’s social media efforts during the 2016 election. The irony is that the […]