Global Economy

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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.

credit

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.

wallstreet

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

gold

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.

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
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Disastrous Economic Conditions in the U.S. – As Temporary Labor Hits Record Levels, Obama Praises Corporate Profits By Andre Damon, September 02, 2014
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Strengthening of Russia-Iran Alliance in Response to Western Threats and Sanctions By Steven MacMillan, September 02, 2014
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Organized Labor in America Today. “Workers get the Best Democracy Money can Buy” By Stephen Lendman, September 01, 2014
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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
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The U.S. Still Decides the Future of Capitalism, Not the G20, and Not the BRICS Nations By Leo Panitch, August 31, 2014
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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
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The Death Grip of Neoliberalism. Keynes is Dead; Long Live Marx! By Prof. Ismael Hossein-Zadeh, August 26, 2014
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Plundering the Planet: Rigged Corporate “Free Trade Partnerships” and “Climate Change Agreements” By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 26, 2014
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Debt, Vaccines and Food as a Weapon: When International Aid is Used for Population Control By Aaron Dykes, August 26, 2014
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Israel Wages Economic Warfare on Gaza – Missiles Blow Livelihoods to Pieces, Cause Huge Debts and Losses By Mohammed Omer, August 26, 2014
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Colonization by Bankruptcy: The High-stakes Chess Match for Argentina By Ellen Brown, August 25, 2014
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On Behalf of Monsanto: GMO Food Crops for Ukraine’s Bread Basket By Joyce Nelson, August 24, 2014
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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
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Obama Destabilizes Europe’s Economy: Sanctions Deepen the Recession By Prof. James Petras, August 23, 2014
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A Vicious Circle of Crisis and Cultural Decline. Towards a Rebirth of the West? By Werner de Gruijter, August 22, 2014
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Mortgage Fraud: Too Big to Jail – Bank of America’s Sweetheart Settlement with US Department of Justice By Gabriel Black, August 22, 2014
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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
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What The World Bank Actually Does By James Corbett, August 18, 2014
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Fake News and the “Annoucement” of World War III, A Multibillion Bonanza for Wall Street Speculators By Bill Holter, August 18, 2014
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The EU Demands Argentina to Ban Food Exports to Russia: Arrogance and Stupidity By Peter Koenig, August 17, 2014
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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
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Geopolitics, Stock Markets and Media Disinformation: Ukraine Troops Destroy Part Of “Armed” Russian Convoy, Stocks Crash By Tyler Durden, August 16, 2014
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Impacts of Sanctions Regime? Russian Bank to Start Issuing Chinese Credit Cards By Ria Novosti, August 15, 2014
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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
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The War Cabal in Washington. A Mortal Danger to the Future of all Humanity By Patrick Martin, August 12, 2014
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Cry for Argentina: Odious Debt, Fiscal Mismanagement or Pillage? Financial Mechanisms which Spearhead Nations into Bankruptcy By Ellen Brown, August 12, 2014
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Africa and US Imperialism. America in Competition with China? By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 12, 2014
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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
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Shadow Banking: 2,061 of Citigroup’s “Subsidiaries” Go Missing By Pam Martens, August 11, 2014
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Putin Retaliates To Sanctions. Europe Blames Economic Slide On Kremlin By Tyler Durden, August 11, 2014
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President Vladimir Putin Asserts Russia’s Role in the World By Rev. Richard Skaff, August 10, 2014
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The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Stop the TPP and Other Rigged “Trade Agreements” By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 10, 2014
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Disastrous Financial State of American Households. Result of Unemployment, Low Wages By Andre Damon, August 09, 2014
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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
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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
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Citigroup Offers Five Times Leverage to Bank Depositors to Trade in Foreign Currencies By Pam Martens, August 04, 2014
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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
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MH17 in Context: “Empire of Chaos”, Isolating Russia By Chris Macavel, August 02, 2014
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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
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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
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Will the Global Financial System Survive? What are the Triggers for a Crash? By Lars Schall, August 01, 2014
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Vladimir Putin: The Dangers of Escalation. Sanctions and Economic Warfare directed against the Russian Federation By President Vladimir Putin, July 31, 2014
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MH17 and the Economic Backlash of US Sanctions against Russia: The Rush to War? By Tony Cartalucci, July 31, 2014
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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
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Money as Debt: Who Benefits from the Current Monetary System? By Rudy Avizius, July 29, 2014
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Khodorkovsky and the Yukos Oil Saga: The Investor-to-State Arbitration is Rigged. Why Russia Should Not Honour Tribunal Award of $51 billion By Kavaljit Singh, July 29, 2014
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The Emperor’s Rage: Let Chaos Envelop the World! By Prof. James Petras, July 29, 2014
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The End of South Africa’s Historical Metalworkers Strike By Abayomi Azikiwe, July 28, 2014
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Detroit Water Shut-offs Prompts Canadian Solidarity Amid World Crisis By Abayomi Azikiwe, July 28, 2014
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Stock Market Tremors and the Financial Bubble Economy. The Failures of Monetary Policy By Andre Damon, July 28, 2014
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Economy Revisited. Will Green be the Colour of Money or Life? By Dr. Vandana Shiva, July 26, 2014
IMF Managing Director Lagarde and U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chair Yellen have a question and answer period at the inaugural Michel Camdessus Central Banking Lecture in Washington
Wall Street Shadow Banking: You Can’t Taper a Ponzi Scheme: “Time to Reboot” By Ellen Brown, July 25, 2014
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“Gas Pipeline Diplomacy”: How Ukraine Opened the Door to A New U.S.- Russia Energy War By Sylvia Todorova, July 25, 2014
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Capitalism and Global Poverty: Two Billion Poor, One Billion Hungry By Patrick Martin, July 25, 2014
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GMO Food Crops in India: BJP Government Grants the “Green Light” to Monsanto and the Biotech Conglomerates By Colin Todhunter, July 25, 2014
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Collapse of Ukraine Government: Prime Minister Yatsenyuk Resigns amidst Pressures Exerted by the IMF By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, July 24, 2014
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The Globalization of Poverty: Inside the New World Order By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, July 24, 2014
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Suicidal Bombers Over Gaza In A World Coming Apart By Danny Schechter, July 24, 2014
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Dangerous Crossroads: Russia’s President Vladimir Putin Warns the West. Accuses Washington of “Destabilization Tactics” By Colin Todhunter, July 24, 2014
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Retaliation against Moscow for Downing MH17: EU Announces “Forceful” Economic Sanctions against Russia By Julie Hyland, July 23, 2014
Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP):  More Power to Corporations to Attack Nations
The Trans-Pacific Partnership and “Police Militarization”: The Coming Calamity, The Coming Resistance By Devon DB, July 23, 2014
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The Malaysian Airlines MH17 Crash: Financial Warfare against Russia, Multibillion Dollar Bonanza for Wall Street By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, July 22, 2014
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Canada’s Tar Sands and the National Economy By Michal Rozworski, July 20, 2014
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Economic Sanctions and the Ukraine Airline Crash By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, July 19, 2014
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“Development Banks” Are Ruining the Philippines: Billions of Dollars Deeper in Debt with the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank By Global Research News, July 17, 2014
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U.S. Sanctions Against Foreign Nations Are Hurting American Companies By Washington's Blog, July 17, 2014