Luis Miranda | Federal Reserve Chairman, Ben Bernanke refused to say that the United States will not use Cypriot techniques of taxing the people by confiscating a percentage of their savings accounts to fund government operations.
Derrick Broze | This base camp is being planned as an emergency center that will house Police, Fire, and Emergency workers along with other City Departments.
Sartre | Barak Obama’s journey to the Holy Land hardly resembles the trek of Moses through the wilderness.
Jeff Berwick | Upon examination of the marketplace and many discussions with Justin O’Connell , as well as another key strategic partner of ours, I have decided to move forward with that I believe could be the next multi-billion dollar business venture: Bitcoin ATM.
Sheldon Richman | Here’s what Bastiat has in mind. In a competitive marketplace with advancing technology, as the effort required to produce and, hence, acquire things diminishes, the price of gaining utility falls.
Waking Times | Keep in mind that it is best to recall what only what comes to mind, leave the rest alone, don’t analyze everything to death (because you will be stuck in the tape loop of infinite issues to process), and feel your feelings as they come up.
Dean Henderson | Chase Manhattan Bank’s board of directors had a huge presence on Banca Nacionale de Lavoro’s (BNL’s) Consulting Board for International Policy. In fact the two boards mirrored one another.
Michael Snyder | Why is the global economy in so much trouble? How can so many people be so absolutely certain that the world financial system is going to crash?
Declan McCullagh | Internet tax supporters are hoping that a vote in the U.S. Senate as early as today will finally give them enough political leverage to require Americans to pay sales taxes when shopping online.
ACLU | In South Dakota, Indian children are regularly removed from their homes without parents being permitted to see documents filed against them, present witnesses to support their case, or even get a hearing that lasts much more than a minute.
Derrick Broze | In early 2011 a federal program involving "gun walking" became public.
Aljazeera | Citizens band together to arrest former British prime minister over involvement in Iraq's invasion a decade ago.
Lauren McCauley | The general overseeing the Guantánamo military prison is reportedly downplaying the scope and significance of an ongoing hunger strike undertaken by detainees at the infamous detention center in an effort to highlight the "desperation and hopelessness of indefinite detention"..."
HBTV | On Wednesday, at a White House state dinner in honor of British Prime Minister David Cameron, Richard Branson, billionaire businessman and Virgin Group founder, asked President Obama for a marijuana cigarette.
All Gov | News organizations have lost a significant share of their audience due to budget cuts that have impacted the quality and quantity of reporting.
Sorcha Faal | A Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) “urgent bulletin” being sent to Embassies around the world today is advising both Russian citizens and companies to begin divesting their assets from Western banking and financial institutions “immediately” as Kremlin fears grow that both the European Union and United States are preparing for the largest theft of private wealth in modern history.
JG Vibes | As of now over a dozen prisoners are still on hunger strike and being force fed by guards.
JG Vibes | This week former San Antonio police officer James chin was charged with multiple cases of aggravated sexual assault of a child. The charges stem from a prolonged period of sexual abuse that lasted over 5 years, with the victims being just 6 and 8 year old girls at the time when it began
RT | One of the armored limousines in Barack Obama’s fleet has broken down after it was reportedly filled with diesel instead of petrol.
Jeff Berwick | What can we take away from the events of the last month? It’s the same conclusions we have been promoting for nearly three years. To start, get your assets outside of the Western financial system.
Clark Kent | Judiciary spokesman Gholam-Hossein Mohseni-Ejei told reporters that four people had been officially sentenced to death on charges of corruption and “disrupting the country’s economic system.”
Andrew W. Griffin | In 2010, Videla claimed he kept the Catholic hierarchy informed about his regime’s policy of ‘disappearing’ political opponents and that Catholic leaders offered advice on how to “manage” that policy of disappearance.
Dean Henderson | In 1984 Vice-President George Bush pressured Export-Import Bank (EIB) President William Draper into providing Saddam’s government with $1 billion in US taxpayer-backed loans for a pipeline project in Iraq.
JG Vibes | The National Government are pushing a Cyprus-style solution to bank failure in New Zealand which will see small depositors lose some of their savings to fund big bank bailouts, the Green Party said today.
Tech Dirt | The Wall Street Journal's former publisher, Gordon Crovitz, has apparently decided to follow the lead of the NY Times' former managing editor Bill Keller in misrepresenting things having to do with Bradley Manning and Julian Assange to new and impressive heights.
Activist Post | Is Bitcoin now a safe haven currency? It wasn't long ago when it was considered merely an interesting crypto-currency to buy illegal drugs on Silk Road. Now, citizens all over Europe appear to be flocking to Bitcoin as the European finance vultures circle above.
R.J. Jacob | Very little opportunity existed for most people and someone who was born into a particular caste typically remained there for life.
JG Vibes | In looking deeper into what is going on at TED i saw that recently Eddie Huang, a restaurant owner and entrepreneur, talked about his negative encounters with TED when he recently appeared on the Joe Rogan Podcast.
JG Vibes | With so many of these cases popping up over the years it seems that this is a systematic problem that reaches far beyond "a few bad apples".
Michael Snyder | The global elite have now proven that when the chips are down they are going to go after any big pile of money that they think they can get their hands on.