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The Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG) is an independent research and media organization based in Montreal.  The CRG is a registered non-profit organization in the province of Quebec, Canada.

In addition to the Global Research websites, the Centre is involved in book publishing, support to humanitarian projects as well as educational outreach activities including the organization of public conferences and lectures. The Centre also acts as a think tank on crucial  economic and geopolitical issues.

The Global Research website at www.globalresearch.ca publishes news articles, commentary, background research and analysis on a broad range of issues, focusing on social, political, economic, cultural, strategic and environmental issues.

The Global Research website was established on the 9th of September 2001, two days before the tragic events of September 11. Barely a few days later, Global Research had become a major news source on the New World Order and Washington’s “war on terrorism”.

  • Take My Benefits – Please! Medicare System in Crisis
    by Mark Dudzic on January 18, 2020 at 00:23

    At the June 2019 House Ways and Means Committee Hearing on Medicare for All, Texas Republican Kevin Murphy lamented, “That great health care plan that your union negotiated for you? It’s gone. Banned under Medicare for All.” A right-wing congressman … The post Take My Benefits – Please! Medicare System in Crisis appeared first on Global Research.

  • The World Looks to Abandon the Dollar as US Sanctions Tighten Their Grip
    by Ryan McMaken on January 17, 2020 at 20:13

    When the US places financial sanctions on one country, it de facto sanctions many other countries as well — including many of its allies. This is because not all countries and firms are interested in participating in the US sanctions-based … The post The World Looks to Abandon the Dollar as US Sanctions Tighten Their Grip appeared first on Global Research.

  • The TEPCO Trial: Prosecution and Acquittal after Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown
    by Prof. David T. Johnson on January 17, 2020 at 19:31

    On September 19, 2019, a panel of three professional judges in the Tokyo District Court acquitted three former executives of the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO). The defendants were former chairman Katsumata Tsunehisa (79), and former vice presidents Takekuro Ichiro … The post The TEPCO Trial: Prosecution and Acquittal after Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown appeared first on Global Research.

  • Challenging the Flawed Premise Behind Pushing GMOs into Indian Agriculture
    by Colin Todhunter on January 17, 2020 at 19:12

    A common claim is that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are essential to agriculture if we are to feed an ever-growing global population. Supporters of genetically engineered (GE) crops argue that by increasing productivity and yields, this technology will also help … The post Challenging the Flawed Premise Behind Pushing GMOs into Indian Agriculture appeared first on Global Research.

  • Canada Opposed Iranian Democracy
    by Yves Engler on January 17, 2020 at 19:11

    To understand where you are, it is necessary to know where you have been. To understand current Canadian policy towards the 18th most populous country in the world, it is necessary to look at the history of Ottawa’s relations … The post Canada Opposed Iranian Democracy appeared first on Global Research.

  • It’s Factually Incorrect to Claim that Bolivia Has a So-Called Interim Government
    by Andrew Korybko on January 17, 2020 at 16:02

    The individuals who seized power after the military coup in Bolivia don’t constitute a so-called “interim government” because the radical policy changes that they’ve implemented since then go far and beyond simply presiding over the state until new elections are … The post It’s Factually Incorrect to Claim that Bolivia Has a So-Called Interim Government appeared first on Global Research.

  • Washington Continues War Buildup Against Iran
    by Bill Van Auken on January 17, 2020 at 16:01

    With a series of new US military deployments, Washington is escalating its preparations for a full-scale war with Iran. The buildup is continuing despite what has been universally described in the media as an easing of tensions following the January … The post Washington Continues War Buildup Against Iran appeared first on Global Research.

  • Trump Calls for New Iran Nuclear Deal that Renders the Country Defenseless
    by Stephen Lendman on January 17, 2020 at 15:17

    Last week, Trump called for a new Iran nuclear deal, claiming: “(W)e must all work together toward making a deal with Iran that makes the world a safer and more peaceful place (sic).” That’s precisely the JCPOA’s aim — even … The post Trump Calls for New Iran Nuclear Deal that Renders the Country Defenseless appeared first on Global Research.

  • Canada’s Media and Political Establishment Endorse Illegal Assassination of Iranian General Suleimani
    by Roger Jordan on January 17, 2020 at 14:35

    In the two weeks since Washington violated Iraq’s sovereignty to assassinate Iranian Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) General Qassem Suleimani, major Canadian corporate media outlets and leading figures within the political establishment have voiced their support for such acts of state terrorism. … The post Canada’s Media and Political Establishment Endorse Illegal Assassination of Iranian General Suleimani appeared first on Global Research.

  • The Market in this New Decade
    by Bryant Brown on January 17, 2020 at 10:01

    On January first of this new decade, 2020 the Dow Jones was at a record high; $28,634. What does that mean? Since the great depression of 1929 there have been 13 severe downturns revealing time and again that the market … The post The Market in this New Decade appeared first on Global Research.

  • Trump’s Feeble Phase 1 China-US Trade Deal
    by Dr. Jack Rasmus on January 17, 2020 at 09:59

    With the announcement today, January 16, 2020 of the signing of the US-China Phase 1 ‘mini’ trade deal, and the US Senate’s simultaneous ratification of the USMCA ‘NAFTA 2.0’ trade agreement, Trump’s so-called ‘trade wars’ are at an end.  In … The post Trump’s Feeble Phase 1 China-US Trade Deal appeared first on Global Research.

  • Iraq Set to Buy Russian S-400 Air Defense System and Assert Its Sovereignty
    by Steven Sahiounie on January 17, 2020 at 09:56

    Iran attacked US forces stationed at two bases in Iraq with 15 missiles on January 8th, but it does not appear missile defense systems were used to counter them. Eric Gomez, a missile defense policy analyst at the Cato … The post Iraq Set to Buy Russian S-400 Air Defense System and Assert Its Sovereignty appeared first on Global Research.

  • Battle of the Ages to Stop Eurasian Integration
    by Pepe Escobar on January 17, 2020 at 09:53

    The Raging Twenties started with a bang with the targeted assassination of Iran’s General Qasem Soleimani. Yet a bigger bang awaits us throughout the decade: the myriad declinations of the New Great Game in Eurasia, which pits the US … The post Battle of the Ages to Stop Eurasian Integration appeared first on Global Research.

  • NATO Terrorists Bomb Aleppo Neighborhood: 5 Murdered, 15 Injured
    by Miri Wood on January 17, 2020 at 09:51

    NATO terrorists continued their slaughter of Syrian civilians. Courtesy of mostly the US taxpayer, another residential neighborhood in Aleppo was bombed. Five persons were murdered. Fifteen persons were injured. Homes and other buildings were damaged. The wounded were rushed to … The post NATO Terrorists Bomb Aleppo Neighborhood: 5 Murdered, 15 Injured appeared first on Global Research.

  • “Why America Needs War”? Why Are US Military Expenditures “Going Through the Roof”?
    by Vladimir Platov on January 16, 2020 at 16:37

    Back in 2003, an alternative media site based in Belgium – Indy Media, published a rather clever article titled “Why America Needs War” written by  renowned historian and political scientist, Dr. Jacques R. Pauwels. Due to the fact that this … The post “Why America Needs War”? Why Are US Military Expenditures “Going Through the Roof”? appeared first on Global Research.

  • The Afro-Eurasia Proposal Would be a Timely Alternative to the US Sponsored “Indo-Pacific”
    by Andrew Korybko on January 16, 2020 at 16:29

    Russia’s repeated rejection of the US’ ‘Indo-Pacific’ concept that Foreign Minister Lavrov claims is a ruse for “containing China” highlights just how urgently it is that a more inclusive and non-hostile trans-regional integration alternative emerges, which can be embodied by … The post The Afro-Eurasia Proposal Would be a Timely Alternative to the US Sponsored “Indo-Pacific” appeared first on Global Research.

  • The Cannabis Industry’s Dirty Energy Secret
    by James Burgess on January 16, 2020 at 16:24

    Your average marijuana plant is a rather unimposing, forest green weed that blends well with nature. The dirty truth, however, is that the business of growing cannabis is anything but green. In fact, the growing of pot is so power-intensive … The post The Cannabis Industry’s Dirty Energy Secret appeared first on Global Research.

  • Soleimani Fallout Continues to Produce Diplomatic Dividends for Russia
    by Padraig McGrath on January 16, 2020 at 16:19

    Ahead of this year’s Munich Security Conference, due to begin on February 14th, its chairman Wolfgang Ischinger praised what he called President Putin’s “method” concerning security-issues in the Middle East. Talking to the ZDF television channel on January 13th, Ischinger … The post Soleimani Fallout Continues to Produce Diplomatic Dividends for Russia appeared first on Global Research.

  • US, UK, Australia, Canada and Germany Reject Iraqi Parliament’s Demand for US and Allied Troop Withdrawal
    by Gideon Polya on January 16, 2020 at 16:15

    Following the US assassination of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and Shiite Iraqi militia commander Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis at Baghdad International Airport,  the Iraqi PM, the Iraqi Parliament Speaker and the Iraqi Parliament have demanded that the US Alliance forces leave … The post US, UK, Australia, Canada and Germany Reject Iraqi Parliament’s Demand for US and Allied Troop Withdrawal appeared first on Global Research.

  • Iran’s ‘Deep State’ Struggle Will Intensify After the UIA-752 Cover-Up Was Exposed
    by Andrew Korybko on January 16, 2020 at 16:12

    There’s little doubt that Iran’s “deep state” struggle will intensify after a senior IRGC commander from the country’s “principalist” faction took responsibility for his country accidentally shooting down UIA-752 and thus exposing the “reformist” government’s previous efforts to cover up … The post Iran’s ‘Deep State’ Struggle Will Intensify After the UIA-752 Cover-Up Was Exposed appeared first on Global Research.

  • Pompeo and the “Mafia Hit Strategy”
    by Kurt Nimmo on January 16, 2020 at 16:11

    The USG Mafia hit on Qassem Soleimani is part of a larger murder campaign, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.  For the former tank commander, murder—not simply double-tapping the target with a firearm, but blowing him into meaty … The post Pompeo and the “Mafia Hit Strategy” appeared first on Global Research.

  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Tarantino and American Exceptionalism
    by Caoimhghin Ó Croidheáin on January 16, 2020 at 16:07

    Quentin Tarantino’s new film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, is a 2019 comedy-drama set in 1969 Los Angeles and features a large ensemblecast led by Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt. The story centres around veteran actor Rick Dalton … The post Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Tarantino and American Exceptionalism appeared first on Global Research.

  • Peace or War?
    by Donald Monaco on January 16, 2020 at 16:06

    The world breathed a sigh of relief when Iran undertook to give the Americans a symbolic ‘slap in the face’ as a response to the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani.  Stepping back from the precipice of war, President Trump … The post Peace or War? appeared first on Global Research.

  • How Europe Betrayed Iran: By Triggering JCPOA Dispute Mechanism, EU Helps Trump Finish Job of Killing the Iran Nuclear Deal
    by Scott Ritter on January 16, 2020 at 16:01

    Europe could have saved the Iran nuclear agreement. Instead, it abused the rule of law by inappropriately triggering its dispute mechanism, all but ensuring the agreement’s demise. Disingenuous diplomacy On January 5, 2020, Tehran announced that it would no longer … The post How Europe Betrayed Iran: By Triggering JCPOA Dispute Mechanism, EU Helps Trump Finish Job of Killing the Iran Nuclear Deal appeared first on Global Research.

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