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In practice, the IMF does not wield “sound economic governance” nor does it protect the vulnerable. It impoverishes entire populations, while providing “prosperity” to a small corrupt and subservient political and economic elite.


The credit card business is the banking industry’s biggest cash cow, largely due to lucrative hidden fees. Visa and MasterCard are independent entities set up by big Wall Street banks, which get about 80% of the fees.


JPMorgan Chase acknowledged that it facilitated the largest Ponzi scheme in history, as Bernie Madoff brazenly turned his business bank account at JPMorgan Chase into a money laundering operation


When the Comex trading floor opened January 30 at 8:20AM, the price of gold inexplicably plunged $17 over the next 30 minutes. The price plunge was triggered when sell orders flooded the Comex trading floor.

Social inequality in America: Tax law will overwhelmingly benefit the wealthy
Meet The 25 Billionaires Who Control Everything By Blacklisted News, September 14, 2014
New EU Economic Sanctions against Russia Target Finance, Energy and Defense By Stephen Lendman, September 14, 2014
US and EU Expand Economic Sanctions Against Russia By Niles Williamson, September 14, 2014
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Ruble, Yuan to Pave Way for US Dollar Substitution? By The Brics Post, September 13, 2014
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Economic and Financial Warfare: The Sanctions Regime Directed against Russia is Part of a US-NATO Military Agenda By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, September 12, 2014
Economic Warfare: US-EU Sanctions directed against Russia. Energy, Finance, Defense By RT News, September 12, 2014
Across America, the Campaign to Increase the Minimum Wage By Shamus Cooke, September 12, 2014
Failing to Break Up the Big Banks is Destroying America
Big Banks Manipulated $21 Trillion Dollar Market for Credit Default Swaps…as well as Every Other Market By Washington's Blog, September 11, 2014
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Preparing To Asset-strip Local Government? The Federal Reserve’s Bizarre New Rules. Destabilizing Economic Impacts Across America By Ellen Brown, September 10, 2014
U.S. Economic Recovery? Small Business Ownership at an All-Time Low, Concentration of Wealth Increasing By Michael Snyder, September 09, 2014
U.S. War Crimes and The Need To Recognize The Psychology Of Evil By Carl Herman, September 09, 2014
Iran-Russia-China Axis to Fight Western Sanctions By Fars News Agency, September 09, 2014
Banks Profit from Near-zero Interest Rates: Another Reason for States to Own Their Banks
Upcoming Currency Crisis? The Contradictions of Europe’s “Negative Interest Rate Policy” By Bill Holter, September 08, 2014
If The Economy Is Recovering, Why Is The Labor Force Participation Rate At A 36 Year Low? By Michael Snyder, September 08, 2014
Growing Social Inequality in America. Wealth Concentration and Decline in Living Standards By Andre Damon, September 06, 2014
Crush Labor and Impose Austerity: ECB  Head Draghi’s Real Goal for the Eurozone
Global Financial Turbulence? European Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates and Announces Asset Purchasing Program By Nick Beams, September 05, 2014
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Cuts to World Health Organization Budget Intensify Ebola Epidemic By Thomas Gaist, September 05, 2014
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Nigeria: World Bank Denies Justice to 9000 Residents Evicted for Bank-Funded “Development” Project By Bretton Woods Project, September 05, 2014
European Governments Make “Gifts Galore” to Private Banks By Eric Toussaint, September 05, 2014
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US College Students and Graduates are Buried in Debt: The Quiet War on Students By Devon DB, September 04, 2014
Central Banks Lend Massively to the Shadow Banking Sector. The Role of “Money Market Funds” By Eric Toussaint, September 04, 2014
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Wall Street Declares Victory Against the American People: The Banking Elites are Now Waging War against One Another By Eric Zuesse, September 02, 2014
Lobbying for War "To Save the US Economy"
America’s Monetary Crisis: Even the Council on Foreign Relations Is Saying It: Time to Rain Money on Main Street By Ellen Brown, September 02, 2014
Disastrous Economic Conditions in the U.S. – As Temporary Labor Hits Record Levels, Obama Praises Corporate Profits By Andre Damon, September 02, 2014
Strengthening of Russia-Iran Alliance in Response to Western Threats and Sanctions By Steven MacMillan, September 02, 2014
Organized Labor in America Today. “Workers get the Best Democracy Money can Buy” By Stephen Lendman, September 01, 2014
The History of Wall Street’s Unspoken Relationship to Nazi Germany: Dragon Teeth to Be Planted All Over Europe Again By Yuriy Rubtsov, September 01, 2014
Money and Politics in America
America’s Gamble: Wealth, War and Power. “Russian Roulette” and the Drive To Nuclear Armageddon? By Colin Todhunter, August 31, 2014
The U.S. Still Decides the Future of Capitalism, Not the G20, and Not the BRICS Nations By Leo Panitch, August 31, 2014
The “Humanitarian War” against Libya: How the West Destroys Countries and Creates “Failed States” By Manlio Dinucci, August 28, 2014
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Scottish Independence, “Better Apart” – Campaigning for the Referendum is Driving a Wedge Between Us All By Lesley Docksey, August 27, 2014
“Cooperation Scenarios”: Vladimir Putin’s Speech at the Minsk Summit. By President Vladimir Putin, August 27, 2014
The Death Grip of Neoliberalism. Keynes is Dead; Long Live Marx! By Prof. Ismael Hossein-Zadeh, August 26, 2014
Plundering the Planet: Rigged Corporate “Free Trade Partnerships” and “Climate Change Agreements” By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 26, 2014
Debt, Vaccines and Food as a Weapon: When International Aid is Used for Population Control By Aaron Dykes, August 26, 2014
Israel Wages Economic Warfare on Gaza – Missiles Blow Livelihoods to Pieces, Cause Huge Debts and Losses By Mohammed Omer, August 26, 2014
Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina By Ellen Brown, August 25, 2014
On Behalf of Monsanto: GMO Food Crops for Ukraine’s Bread Basket By Joyce Nelson, August 24, 2014
Fighting Back Against Western Sanctions on Russia By Ulson Gunnar, August 23, 2014
Government of the Rich, by the Rich and for the Rich
The Bank of America Settlement and the “Justice” of Capitalism By Andre Damon, August 23, 2014
Obama Destabilizes Europe’s Economy: Sanctions Deepen the Recession By Prof. James Petras, August 23, 2014
A Vicious Circle of Crisis and Cultural Decline. Towards a Rebirth of the West? By Werner de Gruijter, August 22, 2014
Mortgage Fraud: Too Big to Jail – Bank of America’s Sweetheart Settlement with US Department of Justice By Gabriel Black, August 22, 2014
Former Mafia Boss: Buy Physical Gold and Silver, Because Wall Street Steals Your Money By Washington's Blog, August 21, 2014
Media Disseminated Myths about Obamacare
Obamacare Is A Disaster For Businesses, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Report By Tyler Durden, August 21, 2014
What The World Bank Actually Does By James Corbett, August 18, 2014
Fake News and the “Annoucement” of World War III, A Multibillion Bonanza for Wall Street Speculators By Bill Holter, August 18, 2014
The EU Demands Argentina to Ban Food Exports to Russia: Arrogance and Stupidity By Peter Koenig, August 17, 2014
NAFTA Is 20 Years Old – Here Are 20 Facts That Show How It Is Destroying The Economy By Michael Snyder, August 17, 2014
Top Economic Stories of 2010:  Quantitative Easing, Currency Wars, Economic Stagnation
A Result of Euro-Maidan and US-Supported Regime Change: Ukraine’s Currency Close to Collapsing By Jason Karaian, August 17, 2014
Geopolitics, Stock Markets and Media Disinformation: Ukraine Troops Destroy Part Of “Armed” Russian Convoy, Stocks Crash By Tyler Durden, August 16, 2014
Impacts of Sanctions Regime? Russian Bank to Start Issuing Chinese Credit Cards By Ria Novosti, August 15, 2014
Anti-Mining Protests in Nicaragua By International Allies Coalition Against Mining in El Salvador, August 15, 2014
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Trade Is Not Meant to Boost Economies By John Kozy, August 14, 2014
Crony capitalism strikes again: The Federal Reserve juices speculators
‘Responsible Capitalism’ is Nonsense By Leo Panitch, August 13, 2014
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Bill Clinton’s “Neocon-inspired Decisions” Triggered Three Major Crises in our Times By Prof Rodrigue Tremblay, August 13, 2014
The War Cabal in Washington. A Mortal Danger to the Future of all Humanity By Patrick Martin, August 12, 2014
Cry for Argentina: Odious Debt, Fiscal Mismanagement or Pillage? Financial Mechanisms which Spearhead Nations into Bankruptcy By Ellen Brown, August 12, 2014
Africa and US Imperialism. America in Competition with China? By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 12, 2014
The De-industrialization of America: “The True U.S. Rate of Unemployment is 23.2%” By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler, August 11, 2014
Shadow Banking: 2,061 of Citigroup’s “Subsidiaries” Go Missing By Pam Martens, August 11, 2014
Putin Retaliates To Sanctions. Europe Blames Economic Slide On Kremlin By Tyler Durden, August 11, 2014
President Vladimir Putin Asserts Russia’s Role in the World By Rev. Richard Skaff, August 10, 2014
The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Stop the TPP and Other Rigged “Trade Agreements” By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 10, 2014
Disastrous Financial State of American Households. Result of Unemployment, Low Wages By Andre Damon, August 09, 2014
The “Too Big to Fail Banks” are Bigger and more Powerful. The Financial Crisis has not Ended … It’s Only Gotten Worse By Washington's Blog, August 07, 2014
Obama Hosts Africa Summit Amid Deepening Global Crises By Bill Van Auken, August 05, 2014
Worlwide Corporate Control of  Agriculture: The New Farm Owners
The Worldwide Destruction of the Family Farm. Wall Street’s Unprecedented Land Grab By Colin Todhunter, August 05, 2014
Housing Slump Worse than the Great Depression
The Subprime Economy is Back—But It Never Really Left. The Heavy Burden of Household Debt to American Families By JP Sottile, August 04, 2014
Citigroup Offers Five Times Leverage to Bank Depositors to Trade in Foreign Currencies By Pam Martens, August 04, 2014
Defining Away Economic Failure: “Offshoring Manufacturing” and the Decline of America’s Industrial Base By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, August 04, 2014
Argentina: Da Crise ao Sucesso
Spearheading Argentina into Bankruptcy: US Judicial System Upholds Wall Street Fraud By Peter Koenig, August 02, 2014
MH17 in Context: “Empire of Chaos”, Isolating Russia By Chris Macavel, August 02, 2014
Crossing the Threshold of Political Madness: A Looming First Strike on Russia? Where is the U.S. Antiwar Movement? By Renee Parsons, August 01, 2014
Internationalists are Pushing The World Towards Globally Engineered Economic Warfare By Brian Smith, August 01, 2014
Ukraine and Crimea’s Vanishing Gold By John Goss, August 01, 2014
Will the Global Financial System Survive? What are the Triggers for a Crash? By Lars Schall, August 01, 2014
Vladimir Putin: The Dangers of Escalation. Sanctions and Economic Warfare directed against the Russian Federation By President Vladimir Putin, July 31, 2014
MH17 and the Economic Backlash of US Sanctions against Russia: The Rush to War? By Tony Cartalucci, July 31, 2014
Ukraine: What Caused the Collapse of the Yatsenyuk Kiev Government. The IMF’s Harsh Conditionalities or the Downing of MH17? By Peter Koenig, July 30, 2014