Saturday, April 25, 2015

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Eric Zuesse Conservative economists favor Republican candidates because it’s the way for them to rise in power themselves, but what about ‘progressive’ economists: are they...

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Eric Zuesse World leaders — heads of state especially — tend to be tactful people, whatever else might be said about them. When they discover...

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Eric Zuesse The United States is allied with Sunni Moslem aristocracies (and therefore with Sunni-headed nations), against Shia Moslem aristocracies (and therefore also against Shia-headed...

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http://deutsche-wirtschafts-nachrichten.de/2015/03/11/iwf-ukraine-erhaelt-175-milliarden-dollar-aus-steuergeldern/ PLUNDERING THE WORLD IMF: Ukraine will receive $ 17.5 billion from taxpayers German Economic News  |  Published: 11/03/15 23:51 clock SUMMARY: Ukraine will receive total loans of 40 billion dollars from...

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Eric Zuesse TTIP is a secretly negotiated trade deal between the U.S. and the EU, and all indications are that it will replace each nation’s...

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Eric Zuesse Because of the ample video and other evidence that the Ukrainian Government is pursuing an ethnic-cleansing policy to get rid of the residents...

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Eric Zuesse Anyone who still believes Obama’s rhetoric and honesty would be wasting time to read the following analysis, which is only for people who...

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Eric Zuesse Summaries of reports on three strategically important news-events:   ——   German Minister: We do not want to see Russia crushed. Germany’s Federal Minister Sigmar Gabriel has a...

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Eric Zuesse Last night, December 11th, the U.S. Senate voted unanimously as the U.S. House had previously voted 98%: to join Ukraine’s war against Russia...

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Eric Zuesse On November 26th, Ukraine’s Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, said, “Our cabinet has resumed the program of activity and cooperation with the International Monetary...

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Ukrainian Government is said to have air-dropped leaflets: “leave or die.” Introductory note by Eric Zuesse: Below is from a recent day's report by the...

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Eric Zuesse A report posted October 15th at Russia Insider (a Russian website), headlined "Russian Industry Expands Rapidly In September, Hammers Expectations: Fastest growth since 2012....

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Why are these questions being asked on Russian TV, but not on U.S. TV? Eric Zuesse The lying is intentional, and it is systematic; but it...

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Eric Zuesse Udo Ulfkotte, a former editor of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (which is one of Germany's largest newspapers), has decided to go public about the corruption of...

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An Important Finding to Guide Students in Choosing Their Career-Paths Eric Zuesse In what many people might consider to be a shocking finding, the Gallup Poll reported,...

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Headlines in the World’s Only Great Newspaper: Starting This Past Weekend, Till Today Eric Zuesse Where can one go in order to find honestly reported news...

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Eric Zuesse  RINF Alternative News Here it is, in purest form, via a typical 'news' ‘report’ from CNN: "While questions about Russia's tactics remain, its strategy has become...

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Eric Zuesse RINF Alternative News The only way to expose lies is within context; so, this will be somewhat lengthy: The Times  editorial opens with a falsehood: "There...

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Mark Vorpahl  | Though, for most, the London Inter-Bank Offer Rate (Libor) interest rate fixing scandal appears to be distant and far too complex to...

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By Dominic Casciani Exchange offices in the UK have stopped selling 500 euro banknotes because of their use by money launderers. The Serious Organised...

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This week marks the end of the dollar’s reign as the world’s reserve currency. It marks the start of a terrible period of economic...

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The Federal Reserve’s balance sheet is so out of whack that the central bank would be shut down if subjected to a conventional audit,...

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Interesting stories are stacking up again so it's time for some economic potpourri starting with secret dealings by the Fed. Fed Refuses to Release Bank...

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By William K. Black  As a white-collar criminologist and former financial regulator much of my research studies what causes financial markets to become profoundly dysfunctional....

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By PAUL HASTE MILLIONAIRE Royal Bank of Scotland bosses put the jobs of thousands of low-paid finance workers on the line on Thursday in a...

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By Phil Mattera Our culture worships spunky small businesses and entrepreneurship.  Stewart Parnell epitomized that ideal and was living the good life in Lynchburg,...

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By Stephen Lendman Global economies are withering while Washington conceives "Financial Recovery Plan(s) from Hell," according to economist Michael Hudson in his latest February 11...

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By PAUL HASTE TAX justice campaigners accused the Treasury on Sunday of handing a "dodgy" former trustee of the Liechtenstein royal family's secretive bank control...

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If there was ever proof that the federal government and the banking industry are working to protect the interest of each other, here it...

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By Matt Rothschild | Why in the world should we be giving the banks another $350 billion? They caused this financial crisis in the first place. Then Bush...

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Revolution | Millions of people in the U.S., the wealthiest country in the world, are homeless. People’s need for shelter and other facilities does...

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Friends, They could have given the loan on the condition that the automakers start building only cars and mass transit that reduce our dependency...

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By Ruth Conniff | Black Friday is only a day away, and it doesn't look good for retailers. A front-page story in The New...

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By Phil Mattera | Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke have added a few more floors to their ever-expanding bailout house...

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The privilege of creating and issuing money is not only the supreme prerogative of government, but is the government's greatest creative opportunity. By the...

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By Thomas J. DiLorenzo | Ask yourself this question: was the housing price bubble, which has burst, caused by (a) a Fed policy of too much...

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WSWS | In an unusually frank article published in Saturday's New York Times, the newspaper's economic columnist, Joe Nocera, reveals what he calls "the dirty...

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Via Dirt Diggers Digest | Twice in the past month, the Bush Administration has sounded the alarm about the economy and pushed through unprecedented measures:...

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Andrew Davis, Libertarian Party One trillion dollars ($1,000,000,000,000) is enough money: To buy everybody living in Los Angeles at least one Lamborghini Gallardo. To buy 88,052,...

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The Street | How do you stop digging yourself deeper into debt?  Americans carry a lot of debt, and it is easy for mounting debt to...

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By Richard Rubin | Most corporations, including the vast majority of foreign companies doing business in the United States, pay no income taxes, according...

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US program has spent $2.8 billion using 'money as a weapon' in Iraq AP  A U.S. Army program in which soldiers pay cash to Iraqis to...

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Humiliation for Mr. Dollar: Ben Bernanke, the chairman of the United States Federal Reserve Bank, faces a general investigation by the International Monetary Fund....

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By Harry Cohen | The British in Basra are unpopular and mostly ineffective. The last survey of Basra residents by BBC Newsnight indicated that...

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MotherJones | Want to see a signature worth $320 million? Click here. It belongs to Jack Gardner, an official with the now-defunct Coalition Provisional Authority,...

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By Danny Schechter | There is a time in the life of every writer when you find yourself fearing that you have become a robo...

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By Leigh Holmwood | The BBC today apologised for keeping £106,000 made from premium-rate phone calls on about two dozen shows that should have been...

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By Dave Lindorff | Is the Iraq War to blame for America’s long-term economic decline and for the current economic crisis? Martin Neil Baily, a...

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By Robert Winnett Alistair Darling will unveil an unprecedented scheme to offer £50 billion in taxpayer-backed loans to high street mortgage lenders today in an...

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By Andrew Porter, Robert Winnett and Myra Butterworth Gordon Brown has been forced to defend his premiership and in particular his economic record as he...

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Socialist Worker And widens the gap between the rich and the rest of us LOSER: Call centre worker Abolition of bottom rate tax band will hit a 24...

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I'll admit it: I used to admire John McCain. To paraphrase the UFO poster from "The X Files," I wanted to believe. Specifically, I wanted to...

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Mike Adams As we wind our way towards an election between the numerous professional liars who have been put forward as candidates for U.S. President,...

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I’ve been joking the last few years that if you invested in military stocks on January 20, 2001, you’d be sitting pretty right now. Well,...

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America's Treasury Department will tomorrow put forward plans for a revamp of US financial regulation in an attempt to curb the lending excesses that...

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