Phil Butler

Offshore Energy Richness and America’s Mauritania Frenemy

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News that a prominent anti-slavery activist named Biram Dah Abeid was arrested in Mauritania coincides with the revelation oil giant Shell is to begin exploring oil and gas offshore the West African country. The country with one of the worst human rights records is also a poker chip…

A View of the Deadly World Order

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The outlook for humanity is not good. Crises that should by now, not even exist in the 21st Century, they now affect every man, woman, and child on the planet. Still, reality never really sinks in for the people of the world. Hollywood and the PR gamers obscure the same evils humankind…

Africa 2018: Worth Far More Than Blood Diamonds to the Colonials

The world needs to be prepared for raging imperialism to resurface in Africa. The new form of colonialism will take a friendlier appearance, but the legacy of Africans will be nonetheless devastated. Here’s a straight razor look at the struggle four the world’s last resources…

Time to Start Preparations for the Palestinian Exodus

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How can a foreign policy forged through lies, deceit, and blackmail ever succeed? Someday soon the American people will wake from the big coma they suffer from collectively, only to wonder at what could have gone wrong. Whether you watch the “fake” or “real” news these days, insanity…

How Kissinger and Washington Sold Greece Out

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Every government should enact foreign policy on behalf of its people. Every government should determine which nations have acted in friendship toward its people. But in most of Eastern Europe, the best interests of the people are not measured. As relations in between Greece and Turkey continue to heat up, the traditionally held…

A Few Words About the Europe Migrant Catastrophe

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Europe has had enough. Critical mass over the refugee crisis has been reached. Any sane person could have predicted what the influx of millions of asylum seekers and economic migrants would do to a cohesive European Union. And today, European citizens are astonished at how their trust in leadership has led to…

Is the Liberal Order Doomed by the General Will?

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The liberal world order is writhing in pain over a world fed up with its flawed liberalism. To make matters even worse, they’re whining and bellyaching about their own failure. Populism, they say, threatens the worldwide Shangri La the architects envisioned. Richard N. Haass, who’s…

Quick America – Take Over Africa Before China Does!

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The Donald Trump administration has finally appointed a State Department undersecretary to head up Africa policy. Tibor Nagy, the new assistant secretary of state, inherits an American imperialist attitude and big business dominated mess that can only get worse for Africans…

Understanding Putin Is Easy – Unless You Like to Make Things Hard

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Russian President Vladimir Putin dances at a lady’s wedding in Austria, and European media goes nuts. America’s President Donald Trump meets with Russia’s leader, and all of Washington cries out for a coup d’état and a public hanging. Meanwhile, the people of the world wait…

Some Hard Truth on Browder and Other Putin Enemies

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We are coming down to the moment when anybody who’s a hero in Washington will be an automatic supervillain in the world. America and her western allies have let criminals run amok for far too long. There are no better examples of this than the enshrinement of dastardly businessmen…

Big Energy Versus the Forgotten Sahrawi of Western Sahara

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In North Africa, the devastating effects of European colonialism still smolder. Hundreds of millions of lives are affected, freedom is suppressed, and progress is stifled by outside influences still largely in control. A case in point is the territory of Western Sahara, and a people…

On Russians, Warmongers, Election Meddling, and Fair Play

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I want to offer NEO readers a revelation today. As an American, a human being, or as a geopolitical analyst, I have no problem whatsoever with Russia meddling in the U.S. or any other elections. Even if the allegations are true, my Mamma always told me “turnabout is fair…


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