Finian Cunningham

Former editor and writer for major news media organizations. He has written extensively on international affairs, with articles published in several languages

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August 9, 2020
Washington Signals End of One China Policy Towards War Footing

Even if Trump is replaced by Democrat rival Joe Biden in November’s election. There is an inexorable dynamic of conflict that stems from Washington’s perceived loss of global power to China.

July 30, 2020
Neither Trump Nor Biden Really Matter to China or Russia

The logic of a waning American empire and the concomitant inherent belligerence to compensate for the perceived loss of U.S. global power are the issues to follow, not whether Trump or Biden clinch the dog-and-pony race to the White House.

July 24, 2020
Russia Report… A Triumph of Orwellian Bombast

The sensational headlines screaming on the front pages of British newspapers this week showed that the parliamentary Russia Report was a triumph of bombast.

July 22, 2020
UK Blinks in China Face-Off

UK is being pushed to do Washington’s bidding in riling up Beijing, but the British know full well that they can’t afford to incite China’s anger

July 17, 2020
Conflict Looms for Egypt and Ethiopia Over Nile Dam

There is an underlying current for war that may prove unstoppable driven by two populous and thirsty nations whose leaders are badly in need of shoring up their political authority amid internal discontent.

July 15, 2020
Deluded Britain Rows in Behind U.S. Gunboat Diplomacy on China

Britannia no longer can afford the pretense of ruling the seas, never mind serving as cannon fodder for Uncle Sam in a reckless imperialist showdown.

July 13, 2020
Britain’s Gentleman Posturing Comes Undone With Absurd Hypocrisy

One can only hope for the day when the world will actually implement human rights justice and the government in London will be sanctioned to the hilt for the pariah that it truly is.

July 1, 2020
Russia Bounty-Hunter Story Another Pulp Fiction Release

What better way to alienate the military ranks than accuse Trump of turning a blind eye to intelligence reports of Russian-assisted murder of troops in Afghanistan?

June 28, 2020
Pseudo Trudeau’s Red-Faced Defeat to Ireland for Security Council Seat

Trudeau now has the red-faced embarrassment of explaining why his country lost out to Ireland in obtaining a seat on the UN Security Council.

June 26, 2020
Taking the PiS… Trump Embraces Poland to Spite Germany and Russia

Trump is pandering to Polish reactionary politics to offend both Germany and Russia. But this president doesn’t have a clue about the monster of reactionary forces in Poland that he is fomenting.