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Debt and Currencies: The Soviet Connections

To have a currency crisis Russia suffered this week, a country needs two things: a local currency tied to a volatile international commodity and some external debt. 235 more words

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Who Will Get Caught When The Oil Debt Bubble Pops?

America‚Äôs oil and gas boom was enabled by a huge pile of cheap financing. Many of the leading players in the boom, such as Chesapeake Energy… 557 more words


Abstract Greens - Working Class Baby

‘It’s time for the Working Class – maybe? Come on baby, come on and save me!’

Track 11 on Abstract Greens ‘Strange Daze Dreams’ album concerns itself with the British Working Class.

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Mama's suggestions for not being broke all the time

Tell it, little sloth dude!

As we approach the start of a new year now seems like a good time to make a plan to adjust the things we didn’t feel worked that great this past year, like maybe how we spent our money. 1,115 more words

Take Time

I can not believe how much time has past since my last post and it feels odd to follow my chocolate breakfast splurge with French macarons. 311 more words

Ukraine Re-Introduces Mandatory Military Draft, 18 Month Service

Ukraine has announced that men between the ages of 20 and 27 would be called up for 18 months of military service starting next spring, the secretary of the National Security and Defence Council, Aleksander Turchynov, said at a meeting of security officials. 105 more words