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U.S. Government Agents Raid Research Facility to Seize Breakthrough Cancer Treatment GcMAF, Doctor Found Dead 3 Days Later | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>The history of the suppression of medical science in America is a long one, filled with true accounts of pioneering doctors and clinicians being</i> …

Senior Western official: Links between Turkey and ISIS are now 'undeniable'

The officer killed in the raid, Islamic State official Abu Sayyaf, was responsible for directing the terror army's oil and gas operations in Syria. The Islamic State (aka ISIS, ISIL, or Daesh) earns up to $10 million a month selling oil on black markets.<p>Documents and flash drives seized during the …

Middle East

There are 2 secret side deals on top of the Iran nuclear agreement

Now it turns out Obama's verification regime is based on trust after all — trust in two secret side agreements negotiated exclusively between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) that apparently no one (including the Obama administration) has seen.<p>Worse, Obama didn't even reveal …

Obama Administration

“Modern racism lurks in the shadows of equality”: Why colorblind school policies have failed black people

Instead of confronting racial and cultural divides, American education only serves to further them<p>The United States is experiencing a paroxysm of racism, from police shootings and the brutality of white supremacy in Charleston to a string of arsons in black churches across the South. Of course, …

Native Americans

We need a new Democratic party: On TPP, workers’ rights and income inequality, they are as bad as GOP

The current system is hopeless for creating progressive change. Let’s take a page from marriage activists and fight<p>Labor unions were angry with President Clinton for signing into law the North American Free Trade Agreement. They pressured Congress to act to revisit the law. When the House of …

Middle-class

America’s declaration of total dependence: Barack Obama, TPP & the perils of global hyper-capitalism

Take a look tomorrow at an American flag. “Made in China,” it probably reads — a fitting, and chilling, metaphor<p>There’s a good chance (like a 94 percent chance) that the flags present at your Fourth of July festivities will be Chinese-made. The ubiquity of American flags made in that authoritarian …

Barack Obama

The economic plan that could save America (but scares conservative billionaires senseless)

Guaranteed government jobs would be a huge boon to the American worker — and deprive the rich of their power<p>Long-term unemployment is the scourge of modern economies. In a society where people take value from work, unemployment is destabilizing and degrading. A bout of long-term unemployment can …

Income Inequality

Greece crisis: markets begin to tumble as investors flee

Markets across Asia slide and $35bn is wiped from Australian stock market on what is expected to be a torrid day following the closure of Greek banks<p>Markets suffered across Asia on Monday as Greece shut down its banks for a week ahead of an increasingly likely debt default.<p>Oil prices declined and …

Stock Markets

Some States Are Still Trying To Resist Gay Marriage

County clerks in Texas will be able to turn away gay couples seeking marriage licenses, the state's attorney general Ken Paxton (R) announced on Sunday.<p>Clerks can refuse based on religious objections, Paxton told the Austin American-Statesman, and because the clerks will probably be sued, "numerous …

LGBTQI

Simone Weil on Science, Quantum Theory, and Our Spiritual Values

“When someone exposes himself as a slave in the market place, what wonder if he finds a master?”<p>Many decades before Rebecca Goldstein, one of the most compelling philosophers and scientific thinkers of our time, examined how Einstein and Gödel’s work on relativity rattled our understanding of …

Paul Krugman Goes for a Knockout Against Scrappy Austerians - Bloomberg Business

By Jeremy Kahn<br>Illustrations by Walter Newton<p>Since the financial crisis, Nobel Prize–winning economist and <i>New York Times</i> columnist Paul Krugman has …

Economics

China has issued a scathing report on human rights abuses in the United States

The human rights situation in the United States is “increasingly grave,” according to a seven-page report released today by China’s State Council, and unlikely to get better in the near term—the US shows “not a bit of regret for or intention to improve” the country’s “terrible” human rights …

Rights & Freedoms

The Indian central bank chief who saw the 2008 crash coming thinks the world is now facing Great Depression-era problems

So when he says the world is making a policy mistake that it made during the Great Depression, people are likely to take note.<p>According to India's Economic Times, Rajan made the following statement at London Business School:<p>"The question is are we now moving into the territory in trying to produce …

Economy

NATO approves military upgrades to aid alliance members

BRUSSELS (AP) — Rejecting charges they are engaging in a Cold War-style arms race with Moscow, the U.S. and its NATO allies on Wednesday approved an array of military upgrades that should help them come to the aid of a threatened alliance member faster, better-equipped and with more firepower.<p>"We …

Geopolitics

The Kremlin wants Texas to secede from the US

But support for the secessionist cause still remains strong in … the Kremlin.<p>In a piece published in Politico, reporter Casey Michel outlines the deeply strange connection between the Texas National Movement, a group advocating that Texas break away from the Union, and authorities in Russia.<p>Nathan …

Russia

Palestine prepares to submit file that could see Israeli officials indicted

Submission to international criminal court follows UN Human Rights Council’s report on war in Gaza, accusing Israel and Hamas of potential war crimes<p>Between 10 and 11 o’clock on Thursday morning – if all goes according to schedule – the Palestinian foreign minister, Riyad al-Maliki, will arrive …

Israel

HARRY DENT: Oil will fall to '$10 or $20'

There is too much oil in the system today. The U.S. fracking revolution has added four million barrels of oil to the global supply per day. But that's just the U.S., and that's just since 2009. Since 1996, it's gone up about 15 million worldwide.<p>As the world economy has slowed, oil production has …

Oil

70 million Americans teetering on edge of financial ruin

In the past few years, the job market has vastly improved and home prices have rebounded — yet Americans are becoming even more irresponsible when it …

Personal Finance

Five Things Never To Tell Your Subordinates

The most fascinating aspect of work is how the human dynamics swell and crash around us.<p>We pretend that we’re logging invoices or writing code or whatever we’re doing at work, but there’s always an undercurrent of human drama, even when we try to shut it out. The human story at work is always the …

Leadership

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Next Promotion

There's no way to know when or if you'll be promoted at work. And as promotions happen to others, you might wonder why your boss never offers you the …

Frugal Living

Enjoy Spending Time With Seniors? 12 Ways to Make Money Helping Your Elders

6 Ways to Save Money at the Grocery Store - FTM

It seems like the hardest place to try and save money is the grocery store. Prices keep going up and as your family grows up, they tend to eat more. …

The Bridges We Cross on the Road to Debt

With my son preparing to go to college in a little more than a year, I have been thinking about my own journey from living at home with my parents to …

Best Money Tips: 17 Places to Watch Movies and TV for Free

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found some great articles on where you can download or stream movies and TV shows for free, …

Frugal Living

My Awakening to the Obvious.

<i>In January 1994, after a contemplative practice of more than two decades, I awoke to the transcendent heart. That fact plus a couple bucks entitles</i> …

The person in charge of IPOs and share offerings in China was just carted off to jail

The head of the division in charge of IPOs on the Shanghai and Shenzen stock markets, Li Zhiling, is accused of violating rules and letting her husband trade stocks, according to a statement by the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC).<p>Li has been in charge of approving IPOs on the Chinese …

Stock Markets

Scientists Have Created the UK's First Herd of 'Eco-Cows'

In an experiment that attempts to reduce the greenhouse gases associated with cattle farming, a British agricultural research organisation may have created the country’s first “eco-cows.”<p>No one wants to play the evangelical vegan cousin at a family barbecue, but there's no getting around the fact …

Agriculture