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The Fed and the ECB determine to destroy the middle class

While Wall Street cheers the actions by the Fed to further enlarge its already bloated Balance Sheet, those of us who live on Main Street should get accustomed to further increases in our food and energy costs. What I find rather perverse, is the statement by the FOMC that “longer …

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Chinese workers get only $8 from each Apple iPad 2

apple factory workers

I’m sure we’re supposed to be outraged about this, that the Chinese workers who assemble Apple‘s iPad 2 in China only get, collectively, $8 from each unit produced. That’s certainly the way my sometime employers (that declaration of interest there, I freelance for them sometimes) The Register are playing it: As Apple …

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Anti-Austerity Anger: Greeks take to streets

Greece police protest

Thousands have taken to the streets throughout Greece to protest the drastic budget cuts proposed by the government. Minor scuffles with riot police took place in Thessaloniki after some youths set rubbish on fire and burned an EU flag. In Athens some 2,000 pensioners marched through the city to protest …

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America’s debt vizualized

We kicked butt in the Olympics and landed on Mars. It’s been a pretty good month of the United States but with the elections coming up around the corner our economy has become a major battle between Romney and Obama. The fact is our great country owes a lot of …

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Death from above: Navy drone logo features Grim Reaper

New killer drone that “thinks for itself” rolled out. The US Navy, which has just revealed the latest development in stealth drone technology, is using a logo for its unmanned aviation program that literally features the angel of Death, clothed in a black cloak with a hood, holding aloft a …

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Arming of domestic drones

Domestic armed drone

With the use of domestic drones increasing, concern has not just come upover privacy issues, but also over the potential use of lethal force by the unmanned aircraft. Drones have been used overseas to target and kill high-level terror leaders and are also being used along the U.S.-Mexico border in …

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Classroom debate over Obama goes viral; teacher suspended

The teacher at the center of a controversy over a classroom video has now been suspended with pay, according to the Rowan Salisbury School System. Tonya Dixon-Neely teaches Social Studies at North Rowan High.  She is heard on the video telling a student that he could get arrested for being …

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Pills for war thrills: 110k US troops on prescribed meds

Thousands of US soldiers are going into battle fueled by all sorts of prescription medications, be they amphetamines, antidepressants, sedatives or others. Largely unmonitored consumption of drugs can lead to aberrant behavior and mental disorders. Over 110,000 American service personnel took prescribed medications in 2011 to battle through everyday military …

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Using Al-Qaeda in Syria like sending Gitmo inmates to fight – Putin

In an RT global exclusive premiere, President Putin gives his first post-inauguration interview, speaking in depth with RT’s Kevin Owen ahead of the APEC summit in Vladivostok. Touching upon a range of issues, he discusses topics from the Pussy Riot trial to the Julian Assange case, from the upcoming US …

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How to Trade Forex In Thailand Legally

Today, over 15 million people buy and sell currencies through the Internet. Forex platforms give easy access to the global exchange where immense volumes circulate between individuals and institutions. In Thailand, retail traders are now enjoying benefits unavailable a few years ago. However, the system has its own distinctions. The …

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Federal Reserve: 100 years of US dollar manipulation

US federal reserve building

Monday 23 December marks the 100th Anniversary of the creation of the Federal Reserve System – the Central Bank of the United States of America. The mainstream media are keeping remarkably quiet about this key milestone. No doubt, they know only too well that growing millions of workers inside and …

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5 vaccines to never give a child

Vaccine baby

All vaccines should be avoided, but for those on the fence and still deciding whether to vaccinate your child, please review the following information on these 5 vaccines before blindly following the advice of any medical doctor. Knowledge is power and when you understand the uselessness of specific vaccines, the decision to …

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2012 Obama vs Romney: the illusion of choice

obamney repulicrats

Come November, the American people will be faced with two distinct options; reelect President Barack Obama or vote for Mitt Romney. The liberal Democrat and the Republican conservative seem to stand in stark contrast. They come from different backgrounds and have different views on most social issues like same-sex marriage, …

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How to Enjoy Life in Canada?

People who have migrated to Canada will find the country different from their homeland. However, one can find ways to enjoy life in this beautiful and hospitable country if they do some research about ways to enjoy life at the new destination. It is considered to be one of the …

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Do All Personal Loans Demand Proof of Income

When you need money urgently, you have no choice unless you have to borrow some from other people. Your neighbors and siblings may not lend you some money because they also need it too. Fortunately, you can actually borrow from a loan provider like a bank or other loan services. …

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Americans live in a false reality

America false reality

Most people who are aware and capable of thought have given up on what is called the “mainstream media“. The presstitutes have destroyed their credibility by helping Washington to lie—“Saddam Hussein’s weapons of mass destruction,” “Iranian nukes,” “Assad’s use of chemical weapons,” “Russian invasion of Ukraine,” and so forth. The …

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Clinton Foundation hacked, here are the documents…

Hillary Clinton Foundation

Moments ago the newswires lit up with news that the Clinton Foundation was among the organizations breached by suspected Russian hackers (was actually Romanian) in a dragnet of the U.S. political apparatus ahead of the Nov. election, Bloomberg reports.  As Bloomberg adds, the attacks on the foundation’s network, as well as those …

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Martial law coming to America?

As we recently reported, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), an agency that says its main purpose now is to thwart “homegrown terrorism,” has awarded a contract to ammunition manufacturer ATK for acquiring 450 million rounds of .40 caliber hollow point ammo. You can view the announcement of the ammunition purchase at …

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Refugee crisis: Made in America

Syrian refugee child

On April 29th, 2008 I had a Saul on the Road to Damascus moment. I had flipped open the Washington Post and there, on the front page, was a color photo of a two year old Iraqi boy named Ali Hussein being pulled from the rubble of a house that had been …

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39 children damaged from vaccine program in Mexico, 2 dead

Baby getting vaccine

Despite the insidious attempts of the corporate-controlled U.S. media to censor the stories about the deadly side effects of vaccines, the truth keeps surfacing. The latest vaccine tragedy to strike has killed two babies in La Pimienta, Mexico and sent 37 more to the hospital with serious reactions to toxic …

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