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Australian unemployment rate hits 12-year high

Part time casual jobs employment

Unemployment has jumped to the highest level in more than 12 years, following a surprise fall in jobs growth. The jobless rate rose to a seasonally adjusted 6.4 per cent from 6 per cent in June, its highest point since August 2002. The economy lost 300 jobs in July: While …

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Harvard Economist fears bank runs are coming very soon

Bank run

Former Harvard Professor of Economics Terry Burnham fears starting a “run” on Bank of America after he made public his decision to withdraw $1 million dollars from his checking account as a protest against Janet Yellen beginning her term as Federal Reserve head this month. In an article for PBS …

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Australian bank class action ‘could be worth billions’

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Promoters of a class action for “victims” of Commonwealth Bank’s $2.1 billion takeover of Bankwest in 2008 say it could be the largest litigation of its type, worth billions of dollars. Anti-bank advocate Geoff Shannon, who founded the Unhappy Banking website, said yesterday he had secured the backing of an …

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Hang The Bankers to launch news channel and podcast (funding needed)

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Do donate to our $2000 goal for this project on Indiegogo please click here. Short Summary Breaking stories from around the world. HangTheBankers.com is your #1 source of the news that matters. Since it’s creation 1.5 years ago the site has reached well over 2,000,000 people around the globe and is about to break into …

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Obama’s family vacation to Africa to cost taxpayers $100 million

Obama $100 million vacation to Africa

After questions over the $100 million price tag of the President’s trip to Africa arose, the White House defended the costs claiming that the expenditure offers the nation “great bang for our buck.” After saying that the White House doesn’t determine the costs of travel and security, deputy national security …

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Monsanto exec gets ‘Nobel Peace Prize’ of food

Robert Fraley Monsanto

In a blatant act of transgression against the population of the world and real science, the agricultural equivalent to the ‘Nobel Peace Prize’ known as the World Food Prize has been given to a Monsanto executive and two associates for their role in the development of genetically modified crops. Robert …

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Iranian rial currency targeted for destruction

Iran Rial

Effective July 1st, the United States has authorized new sanctions directly targeting the already-devalued Iranian rial with penalties for transacting or holding the currency outside of Iran. This represents the first time that the U.S. has focused specifically on the Iranian monetary unit itself and the ninth set of sanctions …

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Monsanto announces huge profits despite worldwide backlash

Monsanto FDA profits

Amid widespread protests against the ‘Monsanto Protection Act’, the biotech giant has reported a 22 percent increase in net profits – an announcement that may spark further outrage about the provision that protects the company from financial damage. Monsanto on Wednesday reported that its net income rose 22 percent to …

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U.S. ranks first in healthcare spending but last in life expectancy

Emergency sign

If you think pharmaceutical drugs, vaccines, and various other instruments of modern Western medicine are responsible for improving quality of life and increasing the average lifespan in America, think again. A report recently issued by the National Research Council (NRC) and the Institute of Medicine (IOM) reveals that the U.S. spends up to 250 …

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US building a secret $100m facility in Israel

America funding Israel

At an Israeli air force base not far from Tel Aviv, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will supervise construction of a $100 million five-floor underground facility for the Israel Defense Forces termed “Site 911.” No one in the press, including The Washington Post’s national security reporter, seems to know …

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Today the Fed unofficially announced QE4

Today Michael Pento stunned King World when he said, “… the Fed doubled down on QE3 this morning and unofficially announced QE4.”  Pento believes the mainstream media does not understand what just happened today, but he said it will have massive implications for the markets, including gold and silver. Pento …

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DOJ funded training manual leaked; bumper stickers listed as terrorism

People who have a political opinion that “represents a fairly popular point of view” also listed as extremists. A leaked training manual used in the State and Local Anti-Terrorism Training (SLATT) program for law enforcement and funded by the Department of Justice lists political bumper stickers expressing opposition to the …

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Congress to cut 9/11 first responders’ benefits

September 11 benefits cut first responders

Only days after a national health care act was expanded to provide coverage to September 11 first responders that have been diagnosed with cancer in the wake of the terrorist attacks, the future of the federal plan is now up in the air. When US President Barack Obama signed his …

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Bill Gates admits to chemtrails

Chemtrails

Geo-engineers are finally coming out of the “chemtrail” closet, as reports are now emerging about deliberate plans in the works to dump untold tons of sulfate chemicals into the atmosphere for the purported purpose of fighting so-called “global warming.” The U.K.’s Guardian and others are reporting that a multi-million dollar research fund, …

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Ron Paul’s monumental last day as chairman against The Fed

BERNANKE SLAMS AUDIT THE FED Reports Reuters: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Wednesday rebutted Republican lawmakers pushing a bill that would give Congress the ability to review monetary policy decisions, saying it could compromise central bank independence. Bernanke said it would be a “nightmare scenario” if politicians decided to second-guess …

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