An account of Dmitri Orlov’s appraisal of the United States today and its relationships with the rest of the world. The way in which Russia has successfully circumvented the Americans and reined them in when it was clearly necessary to do so. How many countries are successfully breaking away for the U.S. dollar exchange rate mechanism. The doublespeak of America’s politicians, How falling oil prices will affect Russsia. A quick assessment of the Ukraine situation. U.S. TPP viewed by the Bangkok Post (very critical).How to view the immense debt situation with a fresh eye. More on where the money will come from to feed the Stock Market. How to view the national debt in other ways.