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Citigroup Whistleblower Charges Should Raise Red Flags at the Fed

Pam Martens and Russ Martens report in Wall Street on Parade:

Two days ago, a former Citigroup employee, Erin Daly, filed a 27-page lawsuit…

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Government

Jill Stein has dropped her case for a recount in Pennsylvania

After nearly two weeks raising money to recount votes from last month’s US presidential election, Jill Stein will no longer pursue the recount in Pennsylvania. Recount requests are still pending in Michigan and Wisconsin. 274 more words

Most businesses do not understand the stakes: Of 9 Tech Companies, Only Twitter Says It Would Refuse To Help Build Muslim Registry For Trump

Sam Biddle reports for The Intercept:

Every American corporation, from the largest conglomerate to the smallest firm, should ask itself right now: Will we do business with the Trump administration to further its most extreme, draconian goals?

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Daily Life

A Ramblaholic Rant About... The Snoopers Charter, Government Hypocrisy and Porn

Well they gone done it. Unprecedented laws that allow the government to gather your internet data have passed and to stick the boot in they have exempted themselves from those laws. 154 more words

Ramblaholics

the EU is a failed experiment

Putin, much as I have always feared that he would- and has- brought instability into global political power circles, was right about one thing: “the EU is fascist”. 847 more words

Politics

Green Party chokes on recount bid in Pennsylvania

As of Saturday, December 3, the Green Party has dropped legal proceedings seeking a statewide recount in Pennsylvania. Having no evidence of any foul play, the party with Jill Stein taking the lead wanted to explore with a recount to see if any votes had not been counted properly. 129 more words

Government

How many innocents killed by Mexican army?

The answer, it seems, is a state secret.

From teleSUR English:

Since President Enrique Peña Nieto took office in Mexico, the army has stopped reporting on the number of civilian deaths at the hands of the military, according to an investigation by local media outlet Animal Politico.

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Politics