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The Middle Class In Canada Is Now Doing Better Than The Middle Class In America

By Michael Snyder

For most of Canada’s existence, it has been regarded as the weak neighbor to the north by most Americans.  Well, that has changed dramatically over the past decade or so.  1,133 more words

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Homeland Security to Purchase 25 Million Shotgun Rounds

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By Kit Daniels

Yesterday the Department of Homeland Security announced that it is seeking an ammunition dealer who can provide 25 million shotgun rounds to the agency over a five year period, adding to its already enormous arsenal of ammo. 504 more words

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Are Terrorists Already TargetIng US Water, Electric, Nuclear Facilities?

By Keith Pounds

In counter-terrorism, “surveillance correlations” refers to several seemingly unrelated events actually being related, and showing evidence that you are either under surveillance or about to be attacked. 1,282 more words

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RSOE EDIS Event Report: Thursday April 24, 2014 Earthquake Report Tofino, British Columbia, Canada

RSOE EDIS Event Report: Thursday April 24, 2014

Generated By:  RSOE EDIS – Emergency and Disaster Information Service

Preliminary Earthquake Report

Notice! This is a computer-generated report – this event has not reviewed by a seismologist! 115 more words

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The Dark Truth Behind The Popular Superfood, Quinoa | Alternet

Quinoa is rising up the popularity charts as a food staple in U.S. and Europe. A growing spate of positive coverage cites quinoa (pronounced KEEN-wa) as a high-protein grain-like relative of spinach and beets which is a newly discovered gluten-free superfood. 304 more words

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Is The Roberts Court The 21st Century Jim Crowe Court?

The Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s affirmative action ban.  The ruling means that the State of Michigan is able to eliminate race as a basis for determining who gets into college or not.  762 more words

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Obamacare Success: Half of Georgia’s Insurance Enrollees Fail to Make Monthly Payment

By Mac Slavo

The Obama administration has stated unequivocally that the debate concerning whether or not the Patient Affordable Care Act has been a success is over. 733 more words

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