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Is Judge In Maui GMO Case Connected To Monsanto?

By: Jon Rappoport | No More Fake News  - After the citizens of Maui just voted to stop Monsanto and Dow from further GMO development, Monsanto filed suit. Barry Kurren is the US federal magistrate overseeing the court battle between Maui and Monsanto. Judge Kurren’s wife, Faye, is the past president of the University of Hawaii Foundation, which is


Global Business Outlook: “Darkest Picture Since Financial Crisis.” US Deterioration “Of Greatest Concern”

By: Wolf Richter | Wolf Street - The plunging price of oil since June has been a leading indicator: global economic growth is in trouble, despite six years of unprecedented central-bank free-money policies that caused asset prices to soar but has accomplished little else. This scenario has now been confirmed by businesses that help drive


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


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