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The Washington Times
Iran confrontations reveal Obama nuclear deal having little effect on Tehran’s behaviorA pair of dangerously close encounters between the Iranian and U.S. navies in t
Iran confrontations reveal Obama nuclear deal having little effect on Tehran’s behavior
The Washington Times / Posted 24 minutes ago
A pair of dangerously close encounters between the Iranian and U.S. navies in the Persian Gulf this week have raised fresh questions about Tehran’s intentions, a year after Obama administration officials hoped the much-touted nuclear deal would... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Violence is only the tip of the Islamic State icebergThere’s no denying that the Islamic State has made violence its trademark. Even
Violence is only the tip of the Islamic State iceberg
Daily Maverick / Posted an hour ago
There’s no denying that the Islamic State has made violence its trademark. Even by the standards of terrorist organisations, the Islamic State is particularly brutal. But to assess the Islamic State’s footprint only against violent attacks or the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Dozens of Colorado businesses hit with Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuitsBAILEY, Colo. -- A rural Colorado restaurant owner says he is planning to shut
Dozens of Colorado businesses hit with Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 hours ago
BAILEY, Colo. -- A rural Colorado restaurant owner says he is planning to shut down his business because he cannot afford to fight a lawsuit brought by a Florida man alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA.) The same man,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brazil’s next must-watch event: a president’s impeachment trialRIO DE JANEIRO — The Rio Olympics just ended, and Brazilians are quickly switch
Brazil’s next must-watch event: a president’s impeachment trial
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
RIO DE JANEIRO — The Rio Olympics just ended, and Brazilians are quickly switching their attention to another heated competition consuming the country: the bare-knuckle brawl for the presidency. On Thursday, the Senate began its impeachment trial of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music video By Catherine Strong, RMIT University and Phoebe Macrossan, UNSW The spectacu
From Bowie to Bieber: The under-appreciated art of the music video
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 hours ago
By Catherine Strong, RMIT University and Phoebe Macrossan, UNSW The spectacular release of Beyonce's visual album Lemonade earlier this year, and the critical response to it, has... Read more
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Breitbart
Tinfoil Hillary: 'Alt-Right,' Alex Jones, Brexit, Putin All Part of Global Conspiracy Against HerRead the full text of Hillary Clinton’s speech delivered Thursday in Reno, Neva
Tinfoil Hillary: 'Alt-Right,' Alex Jones, Brexit, Putin All Part of Global Conspiracy Against Her
Breitbart / Posted 4 hours ago
Read the full text of Hillary Clinton’s speech delivered Thursday in Reno, Nevada. Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. This week... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this v
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 hours ago
“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. This week we proposed new steps to cut red tape and taxes, and make it easier for small... Read more
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Raw Story
FULL TEXT: Here is Hillary Clinton’s speech trashing Trump and the racist alt-right movementBelow is the full transcript of Hillary Clinton’s speech in Reno, Nevada on Thu
FULL TEXT: Here is Hillary Clinton’s speech trashing Trump and the racist alt-right movement
Raw Story / Posted 5 hours ago
Below is the full transcript of Hillary Clinton’s speech in Reno, Nevada on Thursday: Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. This... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racismHere’s a transcript of Hillary Clinton remarks as prepared for delivery in Reno
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Here’s a transcript of Hillary Clinton remarks as prepared for delivery in Reno, Nev., Thursday. “Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and... Read more
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The Hill
Hillary Clinton links Trump to 'alt-right' in RenoThank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this vi
Hillary Clinton links Trump to 'alt-right' in Reno
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. ADVERTISEMENT Because I believe that in America, if you can dream it, you should be able to... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this v
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. This week we proposed new steps to cut red tape and taxes, and make it easier for small... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this v
Here's what Hillary Clinton said about Donald Trump and racism
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
“Thank you, Reno! It’s great to be back in Nevada… My original plan for this visit was to focus on our agenda to help small businesses and entrepreneurs. This week we proposed new steps to cut red tape and taxes, and make it easier for small... Read more
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asianage
Baloch card: Swipe at China & PakPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech referred to Pakistani at
Baloch card: Swipe at China & Pak
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech referred to Pakistani atrocities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and Balochistan. This is a brilliant move to put both China and Pakistan on the backfoot after their nefarious... Read more
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asianage
Baloch card Swipe at China & PakPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech referred to Pakistani at
Baloch card Swipe at China & Pak
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech referred to Pakistani atrocities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and Balochistan. This is a brilliant move to put both China and Pakistan on the backfoot after their nefarious... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideMACON,Ga. (AP) — There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 hours ago
MACON,Ga. (AP) — There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and one white. They sit almost back-to-back, separated by a small park, in a hilltop historic district overlooking downtown. About 170 years ago, they were one congregation,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divideMACON, Ga. (AP) — There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and
Neighbor churches, split on race lines, work to heal divide
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 hours ago
MACON, Ga. (AP) — There are two First Baptist Churches in Macon — one black and one white. They sit almost back-to-back, separated by a small park, in a hilltop historic district overlooking downtown. "We're literally around the corner from each... Read more
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Raw Story
Trumpism is a culmination of the long-developing dysfunctions of consumer cultureDonald Trump’s candidacy gives rise to many descriptors — authoritarian, bigote
Trumpism is a culmination of the long-developing dysfunctions of consumer culture
Raw Story / Posted 7 hours ago
Donald Trump’s candidacy gives rise to many descriptors — authoritarian, bigoted, divisive. It is also the culmination of long-developing dysfunctions of a culture where market values have spread beyond appropriate limits and radically eroded... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water CoolerA little behind today. More shortly! –lambert “More than 10 months after the c
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 7 hours ago
A little behind today. More shortly! –lambert “More than 10 months after the conclusion of talks on the TPP, most of the 28 Democrats in House and the 13 in the Senate who voted in favor of trade promotion authority still have not taken a public... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Labor Movement That’s More About WomenThe labor movement was once led by male union bosses representing a mostly male
A Labor Movement That’s More About Women
The Atlantic / Posted 8 hours ago
The labor movement was once led by male union bosses representing a mostly male workforce. They fought for protections that tended to benefit men; in some cases, male union leaders brushed aside the needs and priorities of women or excluded them... Read more
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Calcutta News
After clash, Opposition member cries foul over Harare proteststhat there are certain "agents provocateurs" who were responsible for the viole
After clash, Opposition member cries foul over Harare protests
Calcutta News / Posted 9 hours ago
that there are certain "agents provocateurs" who were responsible for the violent protests in Harare this week. "The real danger of today's violence is that it may have been sponsored or fuelled by agent provocateurs who need to justify martial... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Campaign 2016goal Hillary Clinton's campaign is halfway to its goal of raising a billion do
Campaign 2016
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 hours ago
goal Hillary Clinton's campaign is halfway to its goal of raising a billion dollars for the 2016 race, according to her finance director.More >> Hillary Clinton's campaign is halfway to its goal of raising a billion dollars for the 2016 race,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Statement On Coalition for Local Governmentof the Local Government Elections, which resulted in 27 hung Councils, includin
EFF Statement On Coalition for Local Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
of the Local Government Elections, which resulted in 27 hung Councils, including four Metros, the EFF was approached by many political parties with coalition proposals. Accordingly, the EFF was approached by the ANC leadership in Gauteng namely,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Corruption At Highest Level' - Vice President Joseph BoakaiMonrovia — He is contesting to replace President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf during t
'Corruption At Highest Level' - Vice President Joseph Boakai
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Monrovia — He is contesting to replace President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf during the pending 2017 general and Presidential elections in Liberia and like many African leaders do when they are aspiring for top offices-speaking on the vices stalling the... Read more
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CBS News
Trump campaign manager: Campaign "not at all" a platform for alt-rightKellyanne Conway, Donald Trump’s campaign manager, is denying that her candidat
Trump campaign manager: Campaign "not at all" a platform for alt-right
CBS News / Posted 12 hours ago
Kellyanne Conway, Donald Trump’s campaign manager, is denying that her candidate has any connections to the so-called “alt-right” political philosophy, pushing back on the issue after Hillary Clinton announced Wednesday that she would be focusing her... Read more
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The New Statesman
Leader: The angry middleThe south Wales valleys embody the history of the labour movement: its victorie
Leader: The angry middle
The New Statesman / Posted 13 hours ago
The south Wales valleys embody the history of the labour movement: its victories, its defeats, its heroes, its villains. It was this resonant location that Owen Smith chose for his speech on the morning of 22 August. Labour Party members had that day... Read more
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Slate
A Son of the White Working Class on What Trump’s Followers See in HimCompassion, and Criticism, for the White Working ClassA conversation with Hillb
A Son of the White Working Class on What Trump’s Followers See in Him
Slate / Posted 13 hours ago
Compassion, and Criticism, for the White Working ClassA conversation with Hillbilly Elegy author J.D. Vance. For the past year, no question has captivated journalists and pundits more than this one: Why do the people supporting Donald Trump support... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Fed: Real estate loan demand jumped in Q2©Andy Dean Photography/Shutterstock.com Demand for residential real estate loa
Fed: Real estate loan demand jumped in Q2
Bankrate.com / Posted 13 hours ago
©Andy Dean Photography/Shutterstock.com Demand for residential real estate loans strengthened in the second quarter over the previous period, a Federal Reserve survey said. Demand also spiked for home equity lines of credit. That's according to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Prairie schooners and progressives This election season has made me think about wagons lately. Not the red Radio
Prairie schooners and progressives
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 14 hours ago
This election season has made me think about wagons lately. Not the red Radio Flyer kind a lot of kids used to haul the family pets around, but the good old Conestoga, the Prairie Schooner. This was real pioneer... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
South Africa: It's all about power (and parastatals and tenderpreneurs)at start year. This is going to be a relatively rapidly moving story, in our vi
South Africa: It's all about power (and parastatals and tenderpreneurs)
Mail & Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
at start year. This is going to be a relatively rapidly moving story, in our view – there is political urgency now to the need for change at national treasury, but Pravin Gordhan will not go without a fight and dig in. That means ultimately, it... Read more
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PhysOrg
Storm in heaven: Bali protests target major developmentLocal residents shout slogans during a demonstration in Sanur, on Indonesia's r
Storm in heaven: Bali protests target major development
PhysOrg / Posted 18 hours ago
Local residents shout slogans during a demonstration in Sanur, on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, on July 17, 2016 Not far from tourists sipping cocktails on Bali's tropical, palm-fringed beaches, thousands of protesters in sarongs and headdresses... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling ANC Facing Sternest Test - From Insideof the 2016 local government elections. Math has been the order of the day as p
Ruling ANC Facing Sternest Test - From Inside
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
of the 2016 local government elections. Math has been the order of the day as parties have fought for local councils in "anyone but the ANC" coalitions, claiming an electoral "mandate to govern" by a single coalitionist seat in many cases. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
India and Britain can sign a free trade agreement nowThe vote by the British people to leave the European Union has been interpreted
India and Britain can sign a free trade agreement now
The Economic Times / Posted 20 hours ago
The vote by the British people to leave the European Union has been interpreted in some quarters as a vote for isolationism; for withdrawal from Europe and the world, where Britain could somehow 'go it alone'. Do not believe this. The British chose... Read more
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The Manila Times
Storm in heaven: Bali protests target major developmentSANUR, Indonesia: Not far from tourists sipping cocktails on Bali’s tropical, p
Storm in heaven: Bali protests target major development
The Manila Times / Posted 21 hours ago
SANUR, Indonesia: Not far from tourists sipping cocktails on Bali’s tropical, palm-fringed beaches, thousands of protesters in sarongs and headdresses waved banners and chanted during a noisy protest. It was an unusual sight on the “Island of the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Globalism Is A Barbaric Relic - Voluntary Tribalism Is The FutureSubmitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, I have been writing rather exte
Globalism Is A Barbaric Relic - Voluntary Tribalism Is The Future
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 hours ago
Submitted by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.com, I have been writing rather extensively about the ideology of globalism in recent months, primarily because the battle lines between sovereignty and global centralization have never been more defined... Read more
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DW
Trump backtracks on immigrant deportation plans |In a Fox News interview taped Tuesday, Trump says there would be "no citizenshi
Trump backtracks on immigrant deportation plans |
DW / Posted 23 hours ago
In a Fox News interview taped Tuesday, Trump says there would be "no citizenship" for those immigrants. "They'll pay back taxes," Trump said, adding, "There's no amnesty, but we work with them." He talked about how hard it would be to deport people... Read more
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MPNnow.com
'Progressive' country discounts sanctity of lifehead-high, corner to corner, along a busy downtown street. The sign read “Kill
'Progressive' country discounts sanctity of life
MPNnow.com / Posted yesterday
head-high, corner to corner, along a busy downtown street. The sign read “Kill a commie for Christ.” It was the 1960s in Oceanside, California. I was 19.How nice that people no longer had to wonder what people were thinking, opinions being paraded... Read more
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Crosscut
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's futureThe 2014 Courage awards were designed by Ann Gardner Measuring and comparing c
60 reasons to be optimistic about the Northwest's future
Crosscut / Posted yesterday
The 2014 Courage awards were designed by Ann Gardner Measuring and comparing courage is a difficult task. We’re reminded of this each time you — our readers — send us nominations for the Crosscut Courage Awards. Which is why we in turn hand the job... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t, NDFP panels reaffirm agreementsDespite some heated moments, the peace panels of the Philippine government and
Gov’t, NDFP panels reaffirm agreements
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Despite some heated moments, the peace panels of the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) have reached agreements on three of five substantive issues they tackled, as they buckled down to formal... Read more
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The Washington Times
Clinton’s ‘done deal’ on keeping energy in ground would cost $70 billion, kill jobsThe “keep it in the ground” fossil-fuel strategy described by Democratic presid
Clinton’s ‘done deal’ on keeping energy in ground would cost $70 billion, kill jobs
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
The “keep it in the ground” fossil-fuel strategy described by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as a “done deal” would kill more than 380,000 jobs and deliver a $70 billion annual hit to the economy, according to a report released... Read more
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The Manila Times
How do we change from unitary to federal?Part 3 of 3 Before the time Candidate Digong came forward with a genius strateg
How do we change from unitary to federal?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Part 3 of 3 Before the time Candidate Digong came forward with a genius strategy of going for the Presidency with his “urong-sulong,” “now you see him, now you don’t” campaign approach, only a few people have really heard of federalism. I suspected... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Africa Needs to Adopt Developmental State ParadigmNeoliberalism does not give much emphasis to bringing about social justice and
Why Africa Needs to Adopt Developmental State Paradigm
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Neoliberalism does not give much emphasis to bringing about social justice and equality. On the contrary, inequality is seen as a reward for utility and a generator of wealth, which trickles down to enrich everyone. The market ensures that everyone... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Addressing Challenges of City TransportThe Ministry of Transport recently announced that five hundred new buses and mo
Addressing Challenges of City Transport
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of Transport recently announced that five hundred new buses and more than one thousand taxis will be roaming in the streets of Addis shortly to contribute to lessen the transport problems of the city. The government has provided more... Read more
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The New Statesman
Owen Smith interview: “I’m pretty red”The south Wales valleys embody the history of the labour movement: its victorie
Owen Smith interview: “I’m pretty red”
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
The south Wales valleys embody the history of the labour movement: its victories, its defeats, its heroes, its villains. It was this resonant location that Owen Smith chose for his speech on the morning of 22 August. Labour Party members had that day... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Thai junta's opponents staggered by support for status quoThe referendum "was wrong on so many levels," Rangisman said, noting that open
Thai junta's opponents staggered by support for status quo
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
The referendum "was wrong on so many levels," Rangisman said, noting that open debate was quashed so intensely, criticizing the draft was punishable by up to 10 years in jail. Rangisman was detained four times and has three court cases pending... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Can Islamic State terrorists be defeated?know when the terrorists are finally defeated? "At the most basic level, you k
Can Islamic State terrorists be defeated?
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
know when the terrorists are finally defeated? "At the most basic level, you kill or capture the senior leadership," says Anthony Bubalo, a former intelligence analyst and one of Australia's leading observers of Islamist politics in the Middle... Read more
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Breitbart
Meet the ‘Trumpocrats’: Lifelong Democrats Breaking with Party Over Hillary Clinton to Support Donald Trump for Presidentof lifelong Democrats breaking with their party because of their disgust with n
Meet the ‘Trumpocrats’: Lifelong Democrats Breaking with Party Over Hillary Clinton to Support Donald Trump for President
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
of lifelong Democrats breaking with their party because of their disgust with nominee for president Hillary Rodham Clinton and supporting instead Republican nominee Donald J. Trump call themselves. Christian Rickers, the Virginia-based executive... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the restmatters. At least it may do in the Premier League this season. Much has been ma
Jose Mourinho's giants could be head and shoulders above the rest
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
matters. At least it may do in the Premier League this season. Much has been made of the cost of Jose Mourinho’s revamp of Manchester United but not its sheer physical dimensions. Much like Professor Simon Peach, played by Benny Hill in The Italian... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Is Democracy a Crumbling Edifice? A Zambian perspectiveDuring the first few months of 2016, Zambia came to the brink of a near-economi
Is Democracy a Crumbling Edifice? A Zambian perspective
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
During the first few months of 2016, Zambia came to the brink of a near-economic meltdown. A decline in copper priced on the international market rendered the cornerstone of the economy – copper – virtually worthless. The result was nothing short of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Chimera Of 'Stable' MoneyThe problem was not with sound nor stable money but with fractional reserve ban
The Chimera Of 'Stable' Money
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
The problem was not with sound nor stable money but with fractional reserve banking and expansion of credit (and even triggering deliberate panicks using rumors as were used by JP Morgan himself during the Knickerbocker bank panic). The banks... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE: the North Woods to todayJym St. Pierre, the Maine director of RESTORE: The North Woods, in an OpEd to t
A primer on the national monument debate from RESTORE: the North Woods to today
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Jym St. Pierre, the Maine director of RESTORE: The North Woods, in an OpEd to the Bangor Daily News wrote that a “reasonable balance” of private and public land ownership needed to be struck in order to preserve the wildness of the Maine woods for... Read more
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