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Why Britain is on a dangerous path leading away from democracy and the rule of law

Today, the Guardian published an article revealing that British “ministers are poised to pass emergency laws to require phone companies to log records of phone calls, texts and internet usage”, meaning that the United Kingdom wants to keep a data-retention program. 711 more words

iSecuritization? China says the iPhone is a threat to national security

In what I am shamelessly calling iSecuritization, Chinese Central Televison (CCTV) have said that the iPhone is a threat to national security. This is due to the ‘frequent locations’ feature, which Apple states is used in order to ‘to learn places that are significant to you’. 223 more words

Critical Securities

The Acquisition of the Mortgages- An Examination of a Prospectus for Mortgage Securitisation.

A very good piece from Mike, First Active – Ulster Bank Borrowers take note……

The Acquisition of the Mortgages- An Examination of a Prospectus for Mortgage Securitisation. 1,865 more words

Bankster News

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He came home but was detained by a young man who thought of himself as a Very Important Person and was charged with questioning his fellow countrymen concerning where they had gone and why. 112 more words

Fiction

Securitization of Biomedical Research

MIT’s Andy Lo has published another article about the securitization of biomedical research, this time proposing a private-public partnership specifically to create therapies for Alzheimer’s disease… 573 more words

Pharmaceutical Industry

Securitization of Sub-Prime Loans: The Beginning of the End

Even with sub-prime loans accounting for only 20% of all loans at the time of the market collapse in 2007, they are regarded as the chief cause for the beginning of the end of the housing market as we knew it and the economic crisis that followed (Gilbert, J., 2011). 411 more words