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Troika Plotting 'Regime Change' in Greece*

Troika Plotting ‘Regime Change’ in Greece*

By Jon Queally

According to the Guardian, which is providing live updates of the negotiations and rallies in Greece… 1,439 more words

Society

How German and French Banks Helped Bankrupt Greece*

How German and French Banks Helped Bankrupt Greece*

By Pratap Chatterjee

Alexander Tsipras, the prime minister of Greece, has called a national referendum this Sunday to call the bluff of the European Union and International Monetary Fund who are trying to force his country to accept severe austerity in return for effectively rolling over much of the countries’ debt. 1,423 more words

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Texas Pulls $1 Billion In Gold From NY Fed*

Texas Pulls $1 Billion In Gold From NY Fed*

The lack of faith in central bank trustworthiness is spreading. First Germany, then Holland, and Austria, and now – … 1,575 more words

Global Governance

EU Gives Countries Two Months to Adopt New Banking Rules*

EU Gives Countries Two Months to Adopt New Banking Rules*

Bail-Ins Coming

– 11 countries face legal action if bail-in rules are not enacted within two months… 755 more words

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Bank of England Top-Secret E-mails Forwarded to Journalist on Financial Fallout while MP’s are Kept in the Dark*

Bank of England Top-Secret E-mails Forwarded to Journalist on Financial Fallout while MP’s are Kept in the Dark*

The first rule of “Project Bookend” is that you don’t talk about “Project Bookend.” 582 more words

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PayPal Changes Terms of Service to Take Your Online Content*

PayPal Changes Terms of Service to Take Your Online Content*

By Evander Smart

PayPal has joined forces with Bitcoin as a sort of keep-your-friends-close-and-your-enemies closer tactic. 693 more words

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