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It is a death-blow to the hopes of those who expected the end of the war to bring peace. Note that this was written before World War I, published in Mike Bourke marked it as to-read Jul 12, Hammond was one of the four men sentenced to death in as a result of the Jameson Raid in South Africa, an effort to seize territory for the British Empire.
The Empire of the City: The Secret History of British Financial Power
International Finance had taken over the Japanese banking system under the treaty ofand the great Japanese commercial expansion that then followed and which had flooded the world with Japanese goods, had been promoted by British capital. The ultimate objective of this camarilla was cty by one of its noted propagandists, the late William Alien White, as: Current organisations such as the International Monetary Fund and the Bank For International Settlements maintain this domination of monetary policy even today, whilst it has been largely speculated that the emerging financial alliance between the BRICS countries could pose an existential threat to this plutocratic control of global capital, the fact that these countries still have to trade within the existing financial system suggests that hope in this opposition represents a false, and even managed, dialectic.
To move away from the temptation to view this similarity as a reflection of the cyclic nature of history, observing the geopolitical similarities in a more linear fashion, the impression which emerges is one of a drawn out plan of political cihy, enacted in a ‘long game’ through the past to the present, with a consistent ideological foe in mind.
Unable to if Russia by force, Britain appealed the Treaty of San Stefano to the Concert of Europe, an informal organization of the nations of Europe which had attempted to install a system of law and order into the affairs of the world since the Napoleonic wars. Germany particular engaged in no major conflict for 43 years. The eventual curious conjunction of apparently unrelated and widely separated acts in the world of politics and war seems to be well described in words used by Abraham Lincoln in commenting on a political conspiracy of his time: The fortunes of Great Britain were bound up with those of France.
A status admittedly attained bv bribing dishonest officials of the Government of the British Isles through the years to gradually extinguish the citj and rights of the people. The modern era of world history can definitely be assumed to have had its inception with the end of the Napoleonic War because many of the problems now affecting the nations of Europe and the world in general arose out of the reconstruction of the map of the world as a empier of that knuty.
The Empire of the City : The Jekyll/Hyde Nature of the British Empire
Log In Sign Up. He conducted certain secret negotiations usually associated with the Foreign Office, together with Lord Haldane, with Germany and Austria-Hungary in October,after he had just been made First Lord of the Admiralty.
Names of countries shown in parenthesis indicate allies that made no formal entry into war, due to limited length of the conflict or due to being opposed by or paired with a major opponent. Matsuoka, told the American correspondents that. In this epoch of war upon which the Empire is about to enter, hopes of peace are futile;” At the heart of this history of roughly years of Imperialist conspiracy rests the Crown Corporation Of The City Of London, effectively a separate financial nation state, nestled in the Square Mile at the heart knth Britain’s capital, and seemingly impervious to the cit of the United Kingdom, and International Law.
The Berlin to Bagdad Railroad in general involved only an extension of about nine hundred miles to existing railroads, it was located entirely in Turkey and was being built with the full consent of that country. According to the author, he has pieced enough information together, presented in this book, which clearly shows that a colossal financial and political organization is The author presents a behind the scenes look at the secretive international policies of the British government and how their successes allowed them to rise to the top of a vast secret order of World Finance.
War-weary Russia was obliged to accept new terms and the Treaty of Berlin signed July 13,deprived her of any territorial gain, but allowed her an indemnity for part of her war cost. Foreign Policy” page 24 in effect that the real reasons for going to war in have never been admitted. A tabulation of the modern wars of emplre world which follows immediately herein, and which assumes the Napoleonic War as modern cyclical war No.
The Empire of the City: The Secret History of British Financial Power by E.C. Knuth
The mantle of dictator of the foreign policy of the Conservatives and of the British-French financial oligarchy, dropped by Sir Edward Grey inwas assumed in large measure by Winston Churchill, whose start in high Conservative office occurred in in the reactionary Lord Salisbury government.
The City carries on its business of local government with a empre display of pompous medieval ceremony and with its officers attired in grotesque ancient costumes. From “Background of War” published by Editors of Fortune: Referring to “Great Britain, Banking In” in the Encyclopedia Americana, it appears that the Bank of England is knuh subject to any control by any governmental agency of Great Britain, and that it is above all government, despite the fact that it is privately owned and its directors are nominated by its proprietors.
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THE EMPIRE OF “THE CITY”
The British-French financial oligarchy had been grooming Austria for some years as a British ally in the growing German and Russian menace through their related banking house dity Vienna. The British and French were obliged to fight this Chinese aggression in tofrom tofrom toinininin and in ; in addition to almost endless minor aggression in one part of China or another.
Nor can the Crown, by proclamation or otherwise, make or unmake any law on its own authority apart from Parliament, except in colonies to which representative institutions have not been granted.
That country may have been animated by some desire to destroy our commerce, or to appropriate our Colonies. Lamont, former president of J.
There was, however, no more free speech; and the most amazing documented aspects of a vast secret world order of International Vity could find no hearing in a situation where some Congressmen denounced overwhelming Nationalist expression of views in their mail as mere ckty subversion. Sir Arthur Nicolson was for many years one of the foremost diplomats of the world.
It is of interest to note that every war listed as a “Revolution,” including the “Boxer” War, was a war against foreign imperialists holding the Chinese Government in bondage, a war against the bankers of the City and against the “foreign devils.
It is the betrayal of democracy and of the fallen in the war. The Russians had been well prepared, for two immense armies totallingmen had moved over the border into Turkey within a few hours after the declaration of war.
One of those persons is myself, and the other is Admiral Dewey. It would take a considerable stretch of the imagination to read into the broad general terms of this treaty any such mandate.
Its voting power is vested in secret guilds with names of long extinct crafts such as the Mercers, Grocers, Fishmongers, Skinners, Vintners, etc.
Sharon marked it as to-read Mar 27, The German fleet included some large and powerful armored ships and was superior to that of Admiral Dewey.
Since the Rothschild dynasty attained control of British finance years ago, every major war has been fought to utter collapse of British opponents and unconditional surrender, and has left international finance omnipotent and unrestrained in organizing a new power-block to enforce the peace and to exploit the victory.