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NJ Judge Approves Eminent Domain Seizure Of Private Home To Give To Casinos (VIDEO)

  ATLANTIC CITY — A Hammonton man's fight to keep the Atlantic City home that his family has owned for more than four decades took a hit today as a judge ruled a state-run agency has the authority to take the property through eminent domain. Superior Court Judge Julio Mendez found that the Casino Reinvestment


The Money In Your Bank Account Was Stolen This Morning

The headline is not a mistake. Yes, you can still go to the ATM and withdraw funds. You can take small amounts of cash out of the bank without the IRS seizing everything you own. However, because of new rules that went into effect this morning, your bank deposits have no insurance and it is


Matt Taibbi On JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

The attention that Taibbi is receiving for the Rolling Stone essay, The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare, may push forward a serious debate on the systemic corruption that is common knowledge among informed observers of the financial structure. Zero Hedge can always be depended upon to incisively sum up the issue. “In reality, there is


Corporate Tax Avoidance Haven In The Heart Of Europe

The recent leak by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), labeled Luxleaks, has revealed the enormous gravity and proportions of a phenomenon that is well-known by everyone: corporate tax avoidance. The decline in public funds do to the non-payment of taxes by large multinational corporations is greater than first thought, and its gravity is proportionally


Common Core: The Business Side Of The New Modern Global Education System

By: Jamie Lee | TABU -   “We are not speaking of education in the narrower sense, but of that other education in virtue from youth upwards, which makes a man eagerly pursue the ideal perfection of citizenship, and teaches him how rightly to rule and how to obey. This is the only education which, upon


What Is The Alternative To Keynesian Corporatism?

“The ideas of economists and political philosophers, both when they are right and when they are wrong are more powerful than is commonly understood. Indeed, the world is ruled by little else. Practical men, who believe themselves to be quite exempt from any intellectual influences, are usually slaves of some defunct economist.” From The General


Wall Street, Money And The Merchant Class

Capitalism is NOT Wall Street. In order to correctly comprehend the nature of the Free Enterprise system, one needs to understand the fundamentals of a business transaction. Real business requires that goods or services are purchased from a seller by a buyer, at a price that both agree upon. A tangible product, skilled service or


English And Spanish Speaking Robots To Fill Orders At Lowe's

By: Jason Erickson | TechSwarm - The topic of robotics is a contentious one on many levels, but especially so when it comes to robots in the workforce. Predictions have been made such as those by Professor of Computer Science, Moshe Vardi, when he stated that all human work will be fully outsourced to robots


Guess How Much Americans Plan To Spend On Christmas And Halloween This Year…

It is that magical time of the year for retailers.  The period between mid-October and late December can often make the difference between success or failure in the retail industry, and this year will be no exception.  As you will see below, it is being projected that Americans will spend a massive amount of money


50 Percent Of American Workers Make Less Than 28,031 Dollars A Year

The Social Security Administration has just released wage statistics for 2013, and the numbers are startling.  Last year, 50 percent of all American workers made less than $28,031, and 39 percent of all American workers made less than $20,000.  If you worked a full-time job at $10 an hour all year long with two weeks


Banks Hold Treasuries And Make Loans

Ever since the 2008 financial collapse, banks have reduced their lending while accumulating U.S. Treasuries. On the surface placing capital into the safest depositor may seem prudent.   On the other hand, Why Big Banks Are Suddenly Interested in Talking to You Again? According to Inc, “After years of turning away small-business borrowers, the country's largest


Is Monsanto Admitting Guilt In ‘Zombie Wheat’ Settlement?

By: Steve Holt | TakePart - News emerged this week about a possible settlement between Monsanto and the farmers whose wheat was allegedly contaminated by unauthorized genetically modified seeds produced by the biotech firm. Lawyers for a contingent of soft white wheat farmers in Kansas told a Kansas City federal judge that an agreement had


Are International Stocks Safer Than U.S. Equities?

Those fall season concerns in market volatility are once again upon us. After so many years of a zero interest rate environment, nervous tension is breaking out. Review the record. For a comparison of International Stock Indexes, Market Data Center statistics from the WSJ is useful. Now evaluate Doug Ramsey’s, chief investment officer at the Leuthold


Biotech And Agribusinesses Spending Heavily To Defeat State GMO Food Labeling Votes

By: Cornucopia - The Cornucopia Institute releases shopper’s guide red-flagging pro/con food brands involved with Colorado and Oregon Initiatives    [Contribution data will be updated on a weekly or bi-weekly basis until election day, and a final poster will be published in early December.] UPDATED AGAIN  10-8-14:  Kellogg drops $250K against GMO food labeling + other


Financial Regulators Bend Rules For Banksters

The cozy relationship between financial institutions and their respective regulators has long been known. Concern from reformers and activists comes from all stripes of ideological perspectives. With the attention that Carmen Segarra, the whistleblower of Wall Street, has gained, the noise from the banking establishment pushes back. Here comes the expected spin from the Fed,


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