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Statement of Ambassador Girma Asmerom During the Interactive Dialogue of Special Rapporteur Sheila Keetharuth

#SpecialRapporteur #SheilaKeetharuth for presiding herself as accuser, prosecutor, witness & the judge, #NoEvidence 108 more words

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Why Do People Worship the Baby Boomers?

In “Blinded By Nostalgia“, Yuval Levin looks at lingering narratives about the future that are left over from the post-WWII anomaly (“America’s postwar strength was a function of unrepeatable circumstances.”) that was cheap oil, a perceived social consensus, and near-global dominance. 161 more words

In recent months the Federal Govt. made $20B in secret purchases it is not required to disclose to the public

“The purchases, known among federal employees as “micropurchases,” are made by some of the thousands of agency employees who are issued taxpayer-funded purchase cards. The purchases, in most cases, remain confidential and are not publicly disclosed by the agencies.” 12 more words

Liars Vs Truthers

The BOJ Jumps The Monetary Shark—–Now The Machines, Madmen And Morons Are Raging

“This is just plain sick. Hardly a day after the greatest central bank fraudster of all time, Maestro Greenspan, confessed that QE has not helped the main street economy and jobs, the lunatics at the BOJ flat-out jumped the monetary shark.” 9 more words

Economy

Andrew Cuomo Makes it Official: He's at War With Teachers

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo recently sent some mixed signals on his education platform.  In late September, he declared that the teacher evaluation system in the Empire State needs “refinement” 2,687 more words

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Gas falling under $3 nationwide: What to know

NEW YORK (AP) — The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price of $2-something a gallon. 631 more words

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