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Richest 1% Capture Twice as Much Income Growth as the Bottom Half

The inaugural World Inequality Report published on Thursday by economists Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, Gabriel Zucman, Facundo Alvaredo and Lucas Chancel documents the rise in global income and wealth inequality since 1980. The report covers up to 2016, leaving out the last year, in which the stock market has soared on the expectation that the … Continue reading Richest 1% Capture Twice as Much Income Growth as the Bottom Half →

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Trump Crosses Red Line on Jerusalem

President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital is not only a clear violation of international law, but a moral outrage when it comes to its contempt for and violation of the rights of the Palestinian people. Under the stewardship of Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel has embraced with unfailing ardor a rejectionist stance on Palestinian statehood. He knows … Continue reading Trump Crosses Red Line on Jerusalem →

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British Forced to Counterattack Trump-Putin-Xi Cooperation — In Their Own Name

The British tried to subvert their upstart breakaway colony in the Americas by military means a number of times. But when Lincoln mobilized the nation against the British- instigated Confederacy based on the highest moral principles embedded in our Constitution — and with help from the Russian naval fleets deployed into New York and San … Continue reading British Forced to Counterattack Trump-Putin-Xi Cooperation — In Their Own Name →

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Russia-China Real Gold Standard Means End of US Dollar Dominance

The BRICS counties are considering starting an internal gold trading platform, according to Russian officials. When this happens, the global economy will be significantly reshaped, and the West will lose its dominance, predicts a precious metals expert. In 2016, 24,338 tons of physical gold were traded, which was 43 percent more than in 2015, according … Continue reading Russia-China Real Gold Standard Means End of US Dollar Dominance →

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Trump Sows M.E. Conflict to Resuscitate US Relevance

The outgoing hegemony has no other recourse but to use its only card and that is to sow conflict in the Middle East once again. Trump and everybody know that recognizing Jerusalem as Israel capital will trigger more than just a protest across the Arab world, and yet he went for it. This only shows … Continue reading Trump Sows M.E. Conflict to Resuscitate US Relevance →

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The Forgotten War: Conflict in Congo Worse than ‘Syria, Yemen and Iraq’

As long as we can remember, the African continent has been embroiled in conflicts right after the supposed end of slave trading. The control of resources by proxies is at the core of them all. We disagree with the inaccurate use of “civil wars in Iraq, Syria and Yemen” below. Otherwise, the details need to … Continue reading The Forgotten War: Conflict in Congo Worse than ‘Syria, Yemen and Iraq’ →

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Iran & China Seek to Eliminate US dollar from Bilateral Trade

Dollar dumping used to be mere rumor 5 years ago, but Tehran, Russia and Beijing are determined to find ways to avoid using the US dollar as a settlement currency in trade, according to a report by Iranian economic daily Financial Tribune. The topic of de-dollarization was raised at a meeting between leading Chinese government … Continue reading Iran & China Seek to Eliminate US dollar from Bilateral Trade →

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Can Bitcoin defy logic and go to Infinity and Beyond?

The cryptocurrency bitcoin has done a passable imitation of Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story, by going “to infinity and beyond” with its price increasing tenfold in the last year. On November 29 alone Bitcoin’s price opened at $9891.9 and rose as high as $11,427.2 before it closed at $9749.4, down $153 on the day. It … Continue reading Can Bitcoin defy logic and go to Infinity and Beyond? →

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Criminalizing Policies Which Counter the British Empire

The process of fraudulently criminalizing policies which undermine the “divide and conquer” intentions of the British Empire and its assets in the US has taken another step forward. We have seen how Special Counsel Robert Mueller, based on the discredited “cash for trash” document prepared by former MI6 official Christopher Steele (and promoted by Obama’s … Continue reading Criminalizing Policies Which Counter the British Empire →

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BRICS Consider Setting Up Gold Trading System

The highly anticipated global reset is about to be formally introduced. This includes the shift of at least 60% of the global economy to the gold standard and other asset-based currencies.  This is the first time that they’ve announced their intention as a group. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) are discussing the … Continue reading BRICS Consider Setting Up Gold Trading System →

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