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Tony Blair Institute confirms it received funding from Saudi Arabia

By ethan / September 7, 2018

The Tony Blair Institute (TBI), an organisation set up by the former British prime minister, has revealed, in accounts released Wednesday, that it received financial donations from Saudi Arabia. Blair’s non-profit institute confirmed that it received payments from the Saudi-owned Media Investment Limited (MIL), a subsidiary of Saudi Research & Marketing Group (SRMG), which is […]

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Twitter suspends Ron Paul Institute executive’s account, one day after Big Tech blocks InfoWars

By ethan / August 7, 2018

Several Libertarian figures, including the Ron Paul Institute director, have found their Twitter accounts suspended. It comes after tech giants went after right-wing journalist Alex Jones, banning his show from their platforms. Radio host and editorial director of antiwar.com Scott Horton, former State Department employee and author Peter Van Buren, and Dan McAdams, the executive […]

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Tony Blair's institute gets $10m from Saudi Arabia for modernization help – report

By ethan / July 23, 2018

Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair’s ‘Institute for Global Change’ has reportedly received multi-million dollar payments from the Saudi Arabian government for its role in advising the kingdom on its ambitious modernization plan. Founded in 2016, the not-for-profit Tony Blair Institute for Global Change received $ 10 million (£7.6 million) from Riyadh in January for […]

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Blaze engulfs historic Naval Institute building in St. Petersburg, Russia (VIDEO)

By ethan / January 20, 2018

A broke out in one of the buildings of the St. Petersburg Naval Institute in Russia’s second largest city. Over a hundred firefighters, assisted by the cadets, took part in battling the flames. Smoke blanketed the Vasilyevsky Island district of the city Friday night, as the flames engulfed a mid-18th century building belonging to St. Petersburg’s oldest […]

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