Pepe Escobar

Independent geopolitical analyst, writer and journalist

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May 20, 2023
Adventures in NATOstan: Sparks Flying in Ibiza, Locked Down Bilderberg in Lisbon

With G7 “leadership” mired in a sticky swamp of intellectual shallowness, predictably the only agenda in colonized Japan was more sanctions on Russia.

May 12, 2023
Cries and Whispers Along the Russian Watchtowers

Remember Putin: “We haven’t even started anything yet.”

May 6, 2023
The Prighozin File: Twilight of the Gods or Maskirovka?

The puny double drone attack – a combined Anglo-Saxon neocon provocation – has offered Moscow the perfect gift: an unmistakable casus belli.

April 30, 2023
What China Is Really Playing at in Ukraine

Beijing is fully aware the NATO proxy war against Russia in Ukraine is the un-dissociable double of the U.S. war against its Belt and Road Initiative.

April 27, 2023
Mr. Lavrov’s New York Shuffle

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s New York moment performed the diplomatic equivalent of bringing the house down, writes Pepe Escobar.

April 22, 2023
The Empire’s Revenge: Set Fire to Southern Eurasia

Hegemon hacks are spinning that the North Atlantic has relocated to South China. Goodnight, and good luck.

April 15, 2023
All Roads Lead to Beijing

This is the tale of two pilgrims following the road that really matters in the young 21st century.

April 10, 2023
The Pentagon Leaks Charade

The leaked intel might be advantageous to Russia were this not to be misdirection: and the possibility is quite real, Pepe Escobar writes.

March 30, 2023
The Capital of the Multipolar World: A Moscow Diary

In Moscow you feel no crisis. No effects of sanctions. No unemployment. No homeless people in the streets. Minimal inflation.

March 10, 2023
Moveable Multipolarity in Moscow: Ridin’ the ‘Newcoin’ Train

The new currency should be able to become an “external money” storage of capital and reserves down the road, not just a settlement unit.