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China passes law to protect whistleblowers who expose corruption

Whistleblower China

Chinese authorities have said, for the first time, that whistleblowers will receive legal protection amid the country’s ongoing fight against corruption. The Supreme People’s Procuratorate, the country’s top prosecuting body, said in a Tuesday statement that new regulations outline legal rights for those exposing corruption and other malpractice. It urged …

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Ecuador to replace the US dollar with its own digital currency

Ecuador Central Bank

Ecuador is planning to create the world’s first digital currency issued by the country’s central bank, in what is seen by many as a step to abandon the US dollar, the currency now used by the Central American country. The currency is expected to start circulating in December, according to …

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CNN to drop insider trading phone hacker Piers Morgan

Piers Morgan CNN Tonight

Sources tell FTVLive that CNN Boss Jeff Zucker is “actively looking for a replacement for Piers Morgan.” Morgan signed a one year extension to his contract and as time winds down, Zucker is looking for someone to takeover his time slot. Word is that Zucker really wants Katie Couric in …

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Who’s profiting? UK spends up to £2bn on deadly drones

Drone

Britain has spent over £2bn on buying and developing deadly military drones in the last five years and is said to be spending more, as the flying devices are known for killing civilians in current US-led invasions. After the UK spent £2bn on funding the development of unmanned aircrafts in …

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Top 12 trends for 2012

Gerald Celente, the man considered by many as the world’s best trends forecaster. Born 1946 in the Bronx, New York, this black belt martial artist punches at the top of his field as undisputed champion in the trends forecasting world. The purpose of trends forecasting is to provide insights and …

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RBS traders boast of making major $$$ by rigging interest rates

RBS libor

Senior traders at Royal Bank of Scotland boasted about operating a “cartel” that made “amazing” amounts of money by rigging interest rates, it has been disclosed. Internal messages revealed in court documents apparently show how traders claimed they could manipulate Libor, which is used to set borrowing costs for millions …

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Amnesty International is US State Department propaganda

Amnesty International sham

Image: From Amnesty International USA’s website, “Free Pussy Riot.” “Help Amnesty International send a truckload of balaclavas to Putin.” This childish stunt smacks of US State Department-funded Gene Sharp antics – and meshes directly with the US State Department’s goal of undermining the Russian government via its troupe of US-funded “opposition …

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11 emerging scientific fields that everyone should know about

There was a time when science could be broken down into neat-and-tidy disciplines — straightforward things like biology, chemistry, physics, and astronomy. But as science advances, these fields are becoming increasingly specialized and interdisciplinary, leading to entirely new avenues of inquiry. Here are 11 emerging scientific fields you should know …

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Clinton corruption: 10 facts about the Clinton Foundation

Just a few weeks back we introduced you to the work of Wall Street analyst Charles Ortel who spent the past year and a half digging into the Clinton Foundation and subsequently labeled it as a “Charity Fraud Of Epic Proportions” (see our full post on the findings here:  ““Clinton Foundation Is Charity Fraud …

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The countdown to the break up of the Euro has officially begun

The results of the elections in France and Greece have made it abundantly clear that there is a tremendous backlash against the austerity approach that Germany has been pushing. All over Europe, prominent politicians and incumbent political parties are being voted out.  In fact, Nicolas Sarkozy has become the 11th …

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3 Effects of Current Political Climate on Student Job Market

As the labor market becomes more competitive each year, current and newly graduated students may face difficulties when looking for jobs.  According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate at the end of 2019 was about 3.5%. The situation is similar in European countries as well. What …

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Psychedelic pioneer and spiritual leader Ram Dass dies aged 88

Ram Dass

Ram Dass, who in the 1960s joined Timothy Leary in promoting psychedelic drugs as the path to inner enlightenment before undergoing a spiritual rebirth he spelled out in the influential book Be Here Now, died at home on Sunday. He was 88 years old. “With tender hearts we share that …

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How to Boost Your Earning Potential

Most adults who want to earn more money assume they’ll have to get an extra job. While that is one way to face the challenge, there are others that don’t require as much time or effort. Become Tech Savvy There are few jobs in the modern world that will let …

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