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Central Banks Nervous as the Brixton Pound increases in Popularity*

Central Banks Nervous as the Brixton Pound increases in Popularity*

By John Vibes

One of the best ways for the general public to take power back is to develop alternative currencies — both local and global — that allow people to trade outside of the corporate-government banking systems and central bank notes. 404 more words

Humanities

Is there a Connection Between the China Stock Crash and Tianjin Blasts?

Is there a Connection Between the China Stock Crash and Tianjin Blasts?

By Jeffrey Phillips

China’s stock market has been crashing dramatically in the past few months. 865 more words

Humanities

comparing handling of crisis - Iceland and Greece

Iceland illustrates why political ‘hectoring’ from foreign countries is bound to fail in Greece

Iceland entered a period of financial crisis in 2008, with the country subsequently involved in a prolonged dispute over losses generated in the Netherlands and the UK by an Icelandic bank. 50 more words

Global Economic Crisis

Ban Cash to Help Central Banks stinks of Total Control – NWO’s Cashless Society*

Ban Cash to Help Central Banks stinks of Total Control – NWO’s Cashless Society*

By Michael Krieger

Earlier this week, as the financial world was mesmerized by a min-stock market crash, the… 779 more words

Humanities

TTIP Controversy: European Commission and Big Tobacco Cover-up*

TTIP Controversy: European Commission and Big Tobacco Cover-up*

By Paul Gallagher

The European Commission has been accused of a cover-up after refusing to release details of talks between its officials and the tobacco industry during negotiations over the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) treaty. 1,272 more words

Humanities

Angry investors capture head of China metals exchange

Financial Times

The head of a Chinese exchange that trades minor metals was captured by angry investors in a dawn raid and turned over to Shanghai police, as the investors attempted to force the authorities to investigate why their funds have been frozen. 60 more words

News

French Presidency Has “Kill List” of People Targeted for Assassination*

French Presidency Has “Kill List” of People Targeted for Assassination*

By Kumaran Ira

In the name of the “war on terror,” the French state is dramatically accelerating its use of clandestine operations to extra-judicially murder targeted individuals. 1,113 more words

Humanities