US middle class no longer world's richest

According to a new analysis, the US middle class, long the most prosperous in the world, has lost that distinction, as citizens of other advanced countries received much larger raises over the last three decades.

The Ukraine Imbroglio and the Decline of the American Empire

Following is a lengthy article written by Arno j. Mayer, an emeritus professor of Princeton University. His article had appeared on Counterpunch website.

A dangerous internet bug used by NSA in the past two years to spy on web users

Following is an interview by English Radio correspondent Morteza Jabbari with Caleb Maupin—a member of International Action Center in the US—about a dangerous internet bug used by NSA in the past two years to spy on web users.

Is the world coming to an end or the US?

2014 is shaping up as a year of reckoning for the United States. This was the opening sentence of an article authored by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts which had appeared on Press TV. Paul Craig Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and associate editor of the …