The Worldwide Destruction Of The Family Farm – Wall Street’s Unprecedented Land Grab

The Worldwide Destruction of the Family Farm. Wall Street’s Unprecedented Land Grab
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By Colin Todhunter Global Research: A recent review carried out by the organization GRAIN revealed that small farms produce most of the world’s food and are more productively efficient than large farms [1]. Facilitated by an appropriate policy framework, small farmers could easily feed the global population. However, small farmers are currently squeezed onto less […]

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Yes, the bankers who robbed us all are criminals. Now let’s throw them in jail!

Yes, the bankers who robbed us all are criminals. Now let’s throw them in jail!
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By Max Hastings Mail Online: Another day, another banking disgrace. This week it is the turn of Lloyds, once a cosy and even beloved high street institution. Its management has reached a settlement with British and American regulators whereby it pays fines of £218million to atone for its share in the 2006-09 Libor interest rate-fixing […]

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More corrupt than ever – Thought the bankers who wrecked Britain’s economy had reformed? In an excoriating book, the Mail’s City Editor reveals they’re greedier than ever

More corrupt than ever - Thought the bankers who wrecked Britain's economy had reformed
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By Alex Brummer Mail Online: The deeply sombre memorandum sent to Barclays’ 140,000 staff last month came straight from the top. In it, the Oxford-educated chief executive Antony Jenkins, who had got the job two years ago promising an ethical revolution, admitted that the Quaker-founded bank had, once again, been misbehaving. This time, the malpractice […]

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SHOUT IT FROM THE ROOF TOPS!! – Big Banks Hit with Monster $250 Billion Lawsuit for Fraud in Housing Crisis

SHOUT IT FROM THE ROOF TOPS!! - Big Banks Hit with Monster $250 Billion Lawsuit for Fraud in Housing Crisis
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By Ellen Brown Alter Net: For years, homeowners have been battling Wall Street in an attempt to recover some portion of their massive losses from the housing Ponzi scheme. But progress has been slow, as they have been outgunned and out-spent by the banking titans. In June, however, the banks may have met their match, […]

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Wall Street Criminals Threaten that Economy Will Blow Up If They’re Prosecuted

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Investment Watch: The Department of Justice is “considering” initiating criminal charges against 2 banks. In response, the normal cast of characters is saying – as they have for years – that prosecuting banks will cause a meltdown of the economy. The U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York recently mocked the silly claims […]

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Fraud squad probes British drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline over claims of bribery: Formal criminal investigation launched into ‘commercial practices’

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Serious Fraud Office confirmed it was probing firm’s ‘commercial practices’ British drugs giant was accused last year of operating vast bribery network Follows scandal in China, where company was accused of bribing doctors By Rob Davies Mail Online: British drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline is to face a criminal investigation by the Serious Fraud Office, it emerged […]

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Revealed – Government Used Fusion Centers to Spy on Occupy

Revealed Government Used Fusion Centers to Spy on Occupy
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By Sarah Lazare Common Dreams: U.S. government Fusion Centers, which operate as ill-defined “counter-terrorism” intelligence gathering and sharing centers, conducted spy operations against Occupy protesters involving police, the Pentagon, the FBI, military employees, and business people. So finds a report released Friday by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund based on 4,000 public documents obtained […]

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Amazon pay just 0.1% tax because of Luxembourg tax loopholes

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By Adrian Shaw Mirror: Mailorder giants paid just £4.2m in uk taxes despite sales of £4.3bn while other businesses get stung with 21% tax Amazon paid only £4.2million in UK corporation tax last year on sales of £4.3billion, new figures show. This means the online retail giant paid just 0.1% to the taxman – well […]

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Pfizer’s bid for AstraZeneca shows that big pharma is as rotten as the banks

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By Mariana Mazzucato   Observer: Global pharmaceutical companies are dodging the risks by loading R&D costs on to taxpayers Countries around the world are seeking long-run, innovation-led growth in the “real economy”. This is born of a wish to move away from speculative growth led by short-term financial markets. For this reason, industrial policy is back […]

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Detroit bankruptcy judge considers $85 million payment to global banks

Detroit bankruptcy judge considers $85 million payment to global banks
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By Thomas Gaist WSWS: US Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes heard arguments Thursday over a proposed payment by the city Detroit of $85 million to UBS and Bank of America. The money would go to terminate an interest rate swap deal entered by the city in 2005-06, which has already cost Detroit hundreds of millions. Emergency […]

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The Most Despicable Man In Britain – Now Says Benefit Cheats Face Higher Fines And Losing Their Homes

The Most Despicable Man In Britain - Now Says Benefit Cheats Face Higher Fines And Losing Their Homes
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By Tim Ross Telegraph: Iain Duncan Smith hails £50 billion of welfare savings but ministers plan a new crackdown on benefit cheats after £3.5billion was lost to fraud and error Welfare cheats will be forced to sell their homes and pay higher fines to reimburse taxpayers for the money they have wrongly claimed, under plans […]

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I Hate My Job, I Hate My Job, I Hate My Job — The Truth About Work

I Hate My Job, I Hate My Job, I Hate My Job — The Truth About Work
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By Dawn Foster Alter Net: If you want a vision of the future, imagine a wage slave typing: “I hate my job. I hate my job. I hate my job,” on a keyboard, for ever. That’s what a Manhattan court typist is accused of doing, having been fired from his post two years ago, after […]

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Ann Pettifor – Private banks create 95% of UK money (Video)

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Fortune 100 Companies Have Received a Whopping $1.2 Trillion in Corporate Welfare Recently

Fortune 100 Companies Have Received a Whopping $1.2 Trillion in Corporate Welfare Recently
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By Aaron Cantú Alter Net: Most of us are aware that the government gives mountains of cash to powerful corporations in the form of tax breaks, grants, loans and subsidies–what some have called “corporate welfare.” However, little has been revealed about exactly how much money Washington is forking over to mega businesses. Until now. A […]

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Firm with links to top Tory sucks £2.6MILLION from NHS ‘reforms’ he helped push through

Firm with links to top Tory sucks £2.6MILLION from NHS 'reforms' he helped push through
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Mirror: MP Nadhim Zahawi is paid £2,917 a month for seven hours work with recruitment firm SThree in 2008 – the firm staffing new Clinical Commissioning Groups firm boasting a close advisor to the PM on its board of directors has sucked £2.6million from the NHS in 10 months by filling vacancies caused by Tory […]

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Revealed: Lady Gaga’s charity foundation took in $2.6 million – but paid out just one $5,000 grant and spent hundreds of thousands on expenses

Revealed Lady Gaga’s charity foundation took in $2.6 million – but paid out just one $5,000 grant and spent hundreds of thousands on expenses
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Millions spent on lawyers, consultants and PR for Born This Way charity $500,000 alone went on mammoth 23-date bus tour of America ‘Social media development’ cost foundation bosses $50,000 Gaga’s mother Cynthia Germanotta is the organisation’s unpaid president By Simon Wheeler Mail Online: Lady Gaga’s charity took in more than $2.5 million in 2012 – […]

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Guns, deaths and power of money in US

Guns, deaths and power of money in US
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Press TV: Consider these stats as provided by the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence in the United States. In 2010, guns took the lives of 31,076 Americans in homicides, suicides and unintentional shootings. This is the equivalent of more than 85 deaths each day and more than three deaths each hour. 73,505 Americans were […]

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The Collapse Of Bitcoin – You Were Warned!!

The Collapse Of Bitcoin
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By Michael Snyder The Economic Collapse: Bitcoin is a virtual currency that has no intrinsic value.  The only thing giving bitcoin value is the faith that people have in it, and now that faith has been shattered.  This week, the most prominent bitcoin exchange in the entire world, Mt. Gox, totally collapsed.  At one time, […]

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Here Is The Financial Times’ Gold Price Manipulation Article That Was Removed

Here Is The Financial Times’ Gold Price Manipulation Article That Was Removed
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By Tyler Durden Zero Hedge: Two days ago the FT released a clear, informative and fact-based article, titled simply enough “Gold price rigging fears put investors on alert” in which author Madison Marriage, citing a report by the Fideres consultancy, revealed that global gold prices may have been manipulated on 50 per cent of occasions […]

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Your CORRUPT Government: 78 Members of Congress Have Family Members As Lobbyists — 100 Connected Family Members Splitting $2 Billion in Lobbying Contracts

Your CORRUPT Government 78 Members of Congress Have Family Members As Lobbyists — 100 Connected Family Members Splitting $2 Billion in Lobbying Contracts
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