Pepe Escobar

Pepe Escobar is the author of Globalistan: How the Globalized World is Dissolving into Liquid War (Nimble Books, 2007), Red Zone Blues: a snapshot of Baghdad during the surge and Obama does Globalistan (Nimble Books, 2009).  His latest book is Empire of ChaosHe may be reached at

Obama, Putin: Checkmate

Live from New York, It’s ‘Putin the Great’

Russia’s Ultimate Lethal Weapon

Make Bombs, Not Refugees

Say Hello to China’s New Toys

Brave (Miserable) New Normal World

Who Profits From the Bangkok Bombing?

Reshuffling Eurasia’s Energy Deck — Iran, China and Pipelineistan

The Eurasian Big Bang: How China and Russia Are Running Rings Around Washington

Historic Iran Nuke Deal Resets Eurasia’s ‘Great Game’

Why There is Still No Iran Nuke Deal in Vienna

Nuke Deal Inches Ahead as US-Iran Play Information War

Inside the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum

China Rising

The South China Sea Word War

Patrolling the Hood From (China) Sea to Shining Sea

U.S. Wakes Up to New (Silk) World Order

The Pentagon’s ‘Long War’

Eurasia as We Knew it is Dead

Eurasian Emporium or Nuclear War?

Donbass: ‘The War Has Not Started Yet’

Howling in Donetsk

The New Chinese Dream

The BRICS Plus Germany

Inside China’s “New Normal”

Killing Charlie: Cui Bono?

Russia and China Mock Divide-and-Rule

Go West, Young Han

Is It Up to Germany to Save Europe From War?

Washington Plays Russian Roulette

China’s Silky Road to Glory

Beating Neoliberalism in Brazil

Blame It on Glasnost

A Caliph in a Wilderness of Mirrors

Obama’s Playstation Bombardiers

It’s Putin’s Missile!

Arab Spring, Jihad Summer

The Birth of a Eurasian Century?

Nuland’s Ukrainian Mess

Ukraine: the Waiting Game

Grandmaster Putin?

NATO: the Expendables

Obama Pivots, China Profits

Robocop NATO Dreams of War

New Axis in the House?

The Empire of Chaos

Why the EU Can’t Isolate Russia

How Crimea Plays in Beijing

Russia 1; Regime Changers 0

Iran’s Real Nuclear Revolution

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