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HSBC Accused of Tax Evasion*

HSBC Accused of Tax Evasion*

By Pratap Chatterjee

Argentina and Belgium have separately accused HSBC bank’s Geneva branch of setting up a network of offshore accounts to help their citizens avoid paying billions of dollars in taxes… 720 more words

Global Governance

3 countries with struggling education systems

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By Postnorm Staff

The freedom to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to decide on a career path is a freedom that is not as easily accessible in many countries. 453 more words

Iceland: Wall Street Shocked as Justice Comes to Banksterville*

Iceland: Wall Street Shocked as Justice Comes to Banksterville*

By Tyler Durden

The impossible is possible. Never say never. Wall Street bankers are staring agog at headlines coming from Europe where,  535 more words

Society

One Public Bank’s Success Story Outperforms Goldman Sachs*

One Public Bank’s Success Story Outperforms Goldman Sachs*

By Ellen Brown

While 49 state treasuries were submerged in red ink after the 2008 financial crash, … 1,551 more words

Society

Guess the Speaker

This speech is eerily applicable to us today. Can you guess who said it, and when?

I AM certain that expect that on my induction into the Presidency I will address them with a candor and a decision which the present situation of our Nation impels. 1,119 more words

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Elgar Debates: How to Promote a Global Economic Recovery? "The worst infliction we can impose on our economies is to leave them to the tyranny of the markets"

What are the best economic policies to promote global recovery? In the first letter of our Elgar Debates series, Steve Kates presented the Free Market view of the current economic crisis.   1,514 more words

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It’s Time to Start Watching your Bank Account – G2O is!*

It’s Time to Start Watching your Bank Account – G2O is!*

By Dave Hodges

Because of new rules that went into effect this morning , your bank deposits have no insurance and it is a matter of time until they are stolen right from under your nose. 1,652 more words

Society