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Survival of the Richest

The wealthy are plotting to leave us behind.

by Douglas Rushkoff and cross-posted from Medium

Last year, I got invited to a super-deluxe private resort to deliver a keynote speech to what I assumed would be a hundred or so investment bankers. 337 more words

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Big Pharma & The Rise Of Gangster Capitalism

$8 per vial in competing developed-world nations and $38,892 in the U.S. That says it all.

By Charles Hugh Smith and cross-posted from his OfTwoMinds blog… 417 more words

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The World Is Becoming a Deep State Paradise

By Bill Bonner of BonnerAndPartners.com

Clowns to the left of us… jokers to the right… what a hoot it is to watch them jump and howl. 586 more words

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How Silicon Valley Fuels an Informal Caste System

A burgeoning dystopic nightmare is unfolding before its eyes and its locus is San Francisco

By Antonio García Martínez and cross-posted from Wired

California is the future of the United States, goes the oft-cited cliché. 476 more words

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A Nation Built on Lies

Facts and reality are meaningless when the madness of crowds, built on delusions of debt, and a financial system engineered by banker psychopaths, keeps the bubble growing to heights not thought possible by rational thinking people. 646 more words

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Despite Wave of Cyber Attacks, Banks in Mexico Double Down on Biometric Tracking of Customers

For hackers, biometric data is the Holy Grail.

In a move fraught with risk, Mexico, a country that has become a haven for the black market of stolen personal data of all kinds, is about to build a big biometric database to be used not just for the benefit of government institutions but also for the nation’s banks. 230 more words

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Extreme Inequality Creates Global Disorder

Global inequality is a security risk—and not just because it breeds resentment, violence, and mass migrations. It also makes the entire system prone to collapse. 351 more words

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