America's Mein Kampf — 20 Years Later
The Cooperative Global Strategy to marginalize US influence in the world has been in place since, at least, 2003 — following the criminally spurious US attack on Iraq, which killed more than a million innocent civilians and destabilized the entire Middle East.
Most likely, the Strategy to marginalize the US first came into existence in the late 1990s, after the "Project for a New American Century" Neocon manifesto — America's Mein Kampf — was published. I first became aware of the strategy in 2005, working the FOREX trading desk during the Asian and London markets. It was there that I fully understood the extraordinary privilege that a nation has when its currency is the Reserve Currency for world trade. I saw how that privilege could be used and abused to bully the rest of the world both economically and militarily. (Don't even get me started on what the NSA did to the psyche of the world, which thoroughly ended any future the US might have as a global power.)
The trigger was pulled to execute the global strategy to marginalize the US in November 2011, shortly after then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton released the clueless "Pivot to Asia" foreign policy manifesto. By the time that the US covertly toppled the Ukraine government in early 2014 — and replaced it with a neo-Nazi puppet government to start a proxy war with Russia — every one of the participating nations in the "US Marginalization Strategy" acted together, to aggressively weaken their currencies against the US Dollar (to cripple US exports and allow the World to dump PetroDollar paper at top value), while OPEC quickly devalued the commodity price of oil throughout the world. These both would, in due time, dynamite the Dow, kill the PetroDollar, and destroy any remaining confidence in the US Dollar as a global currency.
(In pulling this off, every nation of the world had to made a significant economic sacrifice. It had to be done and the American people will one day be very grateful.)
This Black Swan landed suddenly! The US, in denial and delusion about its de facto collapsing empire, was caught in a perfect storm of misunderstanding about the rapidly unfolding global events of 2015. In November 2014, the US was warned about what was about it happen to its "empire" by Christine Legarde (of the IMF) during the G20 summit in Brisbane, Australia. But despite the warning, the US Congress, like empty-eyed Stepford wives, deliberately decapitated the US on December 31st, 2014.
You see, the moribund and self-destructive US Congress refused to vote on vital IMF reforms regarding the restructuring of the development bank's voting shares so that they aligned with the economic gravity of the participating nations. The US was the only IMF participating nation to miss the December 31st, 2014 deadline — a brain-dead act of nationalistic stupidity that changed the world forever. It was, indeed, a deliberate congressional exercise in national self-hatred that pushed the ersatz US Empire over the cliff.
Immediately, the IMF, as an international development bank, was delegitimized. And its thuggish side-kick and bagman, the World Bank, was rendered pointless in all future global affairs. Already pariahs in Central and South America, these two Bretton Woods artifacts are now left with begging Vladimir Putin to mop up the ugly messes they've made in Ukraine and Greece before they turn off the lights and slink off to become for-profit think tank shills. (On another note, both Russia and China are calling for the IMF to oversee SDRs, a new synthetic global trading currency, a tactic sure to result in an audit of the Federal Reserve.)
Meanwhile, the US remains completely oblivious to the impact of what just happened, and seems moronically unaware of its own destiny as a failed empire. To put it another way:
In its self-absorbed hubris, drunk with power, the US missed the decade-long spectacle of the entire world working in concert to end its global reign of ever-present military and economic threat. This was achieved without a single shot fired. It was a textbook Sun Tzu victory, made manifest in the 21st century.
Filled with its sense of entitled exceptionalism, the US has blindly misunderstood the most recent historical significance of the events of March 31st 2015. On that day, the world experienced a profound geopolitical change. While the US was whinging about China and bullying Russia and Europe with its NATO codpiece, the world defected en mass from the twisted golem that Bretton Woods had become. The earth's fifty-seven strongest nations became founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank [AIIB] in order to bring material development and positive economic support, through facilitated trade, to the entire world — in a non-murderous form. That same day, the US became a pipsqueak.
The Eastern Hemisphere — China and Asia, Australasia, India, Russia and Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East including Iran, and all of Africa — have coalesced into a single interconnected "continent" of economic possibility and cooperation, from this point forward. From the Western Hemisphere — which is geographically isolated on the far side of the earth by two vast oceans — there are also enthusiastic participants in the new de-Dollarized world, including the South American Union and Mexico.
I find it particularly poignant that the economically-aware class of Americans, the investment class, and US-trained economists are still sputtering on about "T-Bonds", liquidity conceit, irrelevant concepts of the inconvertibility of the Yuan, the notion that "people are starving in China!1!!", and ironically, Human Rights, which the sad people of the US have yet to experience a single one, unconditionally. The question all these nabobs should be asking, of course, is: "What currency will the US use to cover its trade deficits with the rest of the world?" The time is fast approaching when US Dollars will only have value domestically.
When you finally see that question being discussed, you will know that the US has caught up intellectually with what the rest of the world already knows.
- Until that time, you will see a lot of embarrassing foreign-policy posturing as John Kerry lurches around the world, uninvited.
- You'll see US sanctions completely ignored as nations trade peacefully with one another outside the Dollar and SWIFT, if you haven't already noticed that reality over the past 12 months.
- You will watch as it slowly dawns upon US "leaders" that their nuclear weapons and aircraft carrier battle-groups mean absolutely nothing whatsoever to the rest of the world. Indeed, they have had no meaning or purpose for decades, except to enrich US defense contractors / drug runners, and to crush the US middle class, both economically and legislatively.
The neurological adjustments, adaptations, and rationalizations, at the Federal level, to the precipitous decline of US global influence and economic standing, should prove to be — over the next year or so — the Greatest Show on Earth.
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