WORLDVIEW: The legal case for land expropriation

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It looks like land expropriation without compensation is coming – although Ramaphosa promises that it won’t be a “smash-and-grab” process, he confirmed that the policy will be pursued. This is a BizNews Premium article. Please login or sign up for a free 1-month trial. If you just want to view this article, get 24 hour access for £0.99.    […]

Nancy Pelosi Caught Off Guard By Heckler: "How Much Are You Worth Nancy?"

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During a Tuesday stop-off in Phoenix to trash talk the “disastrous” GOP tax cuts at the Arizona Center for Economic Progress, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was startled at a question over her net worth by an audience member who couldn’t stomach the top Democrat’s ivory-tower oratory over wealth inequality.  Pelosi has embarked on a 100-city […]

Florida Teachers' Pension Fund Is Long AR-15 Gunmaker Stock

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On Tuesday afternoon, Bloomberg  was surprised to learn that as it was going through the 2,416 equity investments of the Florida state pension plan, which amount to over $37 billion in market cap, it found a surprising entry: 41,129 shares in American Outdoor Brands (valued at a meager $528,000, including $306,000 in unrealized profits) according […]

China's "New Silk Roads" Reach Latin America

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Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, Beijing is turbo-charging its infrastructure connectivity across the region and the Caribbean… A sharp, geoeconomic shift took place last month in Santiago, Chile at the second ministerial meeting of a forum grouping China and the 33-member Community of Latin American and Caribbean States.  The Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang […]

FOMC Minutes Preview: "The Most Likely Surprise Is 4 Rate Hikes In 2018"

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The Dollar is suddenly rising and rate hike expectations are now at their highest of the cycle – 2.76 hikes in 2018 are priced in – (despite stocks still not being anywhere near back to pre-Powell-put-implied levels). But as Rafiki Capital Management’s Steven Englander notes, the most likely surprise in the Fed Minutes tomorrow is that they may […]

Merchants Of Death: America's Toxic Cult Of Violence Turns Deadly

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Authored by John Whitehead via The Rutherford Institute, We are caught in a vicious cycle. With alarming regularity, the nation is being subjected to a spate of violence that terrorizes the public, destabilizes the country’s fragile ecosystem, and gives the government greater justifications to crack down, lock down, and institute even more authoritarian policies for […]

North Korea Bailed At The Last Minute On Secret Meeting With Pence

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Two weeks ago, followers of geopolitics couldn’t help but speculate about the chances of a clandestine meeting between North Korea and the US when the news first broke that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s younger sister, Kim Jo Yang, would be attending the Winter Games in PyeongChang. After all, US Vice President Mike Pence […]

Texas Police Chief Advocates Arming Teachers To Prevent Mass Shootings

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Authored by Jay Syrmopoulos via TruthInMedia.com, In the wake of the deadly shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, 17-year-old survivor Colton Haab told Fox News that he believes that if his football coach Aaron Feis, who died in the attack shielding students from gunfire, had been able to carry his firearm at school, he would have […]

Sony Developing AI-Powered Taxi Hailing System

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Sony is forming a joint venture with five taxi operators in Japan to launch a taxi-hailing system that will use artificial intelligence to predict demand, competing with the likes of Toyota and Uber investor SoftBank Group, reports Nikkei. The system will dispatch taxis much faster than traditional platforms by more efficiently analyzing factors such as […]

Yellowstone Alert: 200 Earthquakes In 10 Days As Ring Of Fire Awakens

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Just 10 days after warning of signs of “strain” at Yellowstone’s magma chamber, SHTFplan.com’s Mac Slavo reports that ccientists in Yellowstone have detected over 200 earthquakes at the supervolcano. With reports coming in that the Ring of Fire could be awakening as well, many are preparing for the worst. Although scientists are still telling the […]

Leaked Texts Suggest Former Feinstein Staffer Part Of Ongoing Scramble To Verify Dossier

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A former top staffer for Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) appears to be part of a post-election effort by opposition research firm Fusion GPS to verify claims contained in a series of memos alleging collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials, based on leaked texts and Congressional documents.  As The Federalist‘s Sean Davis reports, Congressional documents and […]

🔴 Ep. 331: Trump Is No Reagan & Powell Is No Volcker

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🔴 Ep. 331: Trump Is No Reagan & Powell Is No Volcker

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Eric Margolis: "There's No Justice In Our World"

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Authored by Eric Margolis via ericmargolis.com, A gathering of rich oil Arabs pledged $30 billion this week at a meeting in Kuwait to start rebuilding war-shattered Iraq.  Sounds nice but these kinds of conclaves are notorious for offering big but delivering little. The event was billed as helping Iraq repair war damage caused by ISIS.  […]

Across The Developed World, Millennials See Boom Times Turn To Bust

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As the resurgence of anti-establishment, populist parties across the developed west would appear to suggest, young people in the world’s wealthiest countries are coping with levels of doubt and pessimism unlike anything witnessed in modern history. And a recent study published by the think tank Resolution Foundation incorporating data from eight developed countries – but […]