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About 100,000 in USA now work for Chinese firms

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In the tiny North Carolina town of Tar Heel, the Smithfield Foods Packing Co., the world’s biggest slaughterhouse that often smells of pig manure, belongs to a giant Chinese meat-processing company. Hundreds of movie theaters across the country are owned by the Kansas City-based AMC Theatres chain, which reports to China’s richest man. And in Miami, a luxury condo tower called One Thousand Museum... 

Global Elite Ignore Dire Warning at G7 About Economic Collapse

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On Thursday leaders at the G7 in Japan ignored a dire warning issued by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about the perilous state of the global economy and the risk “of the re-emergence of a Lehman-scale crisis.” The collapse and bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers in 2008, at the time the fourth-largest U.S. investment bank, was the seminal event of the subprime financial crisis. Its implosion resulted in... 

Venezuela, Where a Hamburger is Officially $170

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If a visitor to Venezuela is unfortunate enough to pay for anything with a foreign credit card, the eye-watering cost might suggest they were in a city pricier than Tokyo or Zurich. A hamburger sold for 1,700 Venezuelan bolivares is $170, or a 69,000-bolivar hotel room is $6,900 a night, based on the official rate of 10 bolivares for $1. But of course no merchant is pricing at the official rate imposed... 

Socialist Bernie Sanders Wife Bankrupts Burlington College With "Crushing Debt"

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Feel The Bern! One of the reasons communist Bernie Sanders is doing well with Millennials is because he’s promising free college for everyone. In an ultimate twist of irony, his wife Jane Sanders was president of Burlington College in Vermont and racked up such large debts for the small school that she led it to ruin. Burlington College announced today it will close after it was unable to recover... 

Trump Puts The Idea of a US Government Debt Default On The Table

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On Thursday, Donald Trump told CNBC that his solution to dealing with the $19 trillion-plus national debt involves a form of default such as repurchasing existing bonds at a discount. The media jumped all over him calling his idea “insane” and warning that it would tank the economy or set off an “unprecedented financial crisis.” They are right that it would set off an unprecedented financial... 

Hyperinflated Venezuelans Now Eating Cats, Dogs & Pigeons, Still Want Bernie?

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The food lines start at 5 AM and last until 3 PM. A food line in Socialist Venezuela of great communist leader Bernie Sanders! Oppps sorry we meant Hillary Clinton! Uhhh no, we meant Stalin! Ok ok, its Nicolas Maduro! Baaah whatever, same red communist scum, different names, Maduro, Bernie, Hillary the Mao suit witch who always dresses up like Mao Zedong… So! The economic climate is so bad in... 

How Trump Could Save Mexico

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Donald Trump has already forced Mexico to clean up its national image, underscoring how the country suffering from NAFTA could actually benefit from a Trump presidency. Mexico is launching a massive PR campaign to improve perceptions of the country after Trump exposed many of its problems, but this is a good thing: sometimes it takes your worst critic to enforce needed change. In fact, Trump’s proposed... 

Will The United States Collapse Due To An Internal Societal Meltdown?

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Are we witnessing the beginning of the end for the United States of America? All great nations eventually fall, and the United States is not going to be any exception. Many of those that write about the decline of our once great country tend to focus on external threats, and there are certainly many that could be talked about. But perhaps even more ominous is the internal societal meltdown that we... 

"How Has the System Been Working Out For You And Your Family?" - Trump

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Donald Trump appears to be taking the war to the establishment and he’s talking directly to the American people in a an op-ed published by The Wall Street Journal. “Let me ask America a question,” Trumps begins. “How has the ‘system’ been working out for you and your family? No wonder voters demand change.” Taking direct aim at Ted Cruz for bragging about his “voterless” victory... 

Why Are Thousands Of Millionaires Fleeing Chicago And Other Major Cities Around The World?

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The Chicago Tribune is reporting that approximately 3,000 millionaires left the city of Chicago alone during 2015. The elite are fleeing major cities around the globe at a staggering rate. In fact, the Chicago Tribune is reporting that approximately 3,000 millionaires left the city of Chicago alone during 2015. The same study discussed in that Chicago Tribune article found that 7,000 millionaires... 

Countries seeking credits from World Bank at crisis levels

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World Bank Group headquarters building in Washington DC, USA. The World Bank says developing countries are increasingly seeking credit from the international financial institution at an alarming scale. Demands for World Bank loans have reached levels not seen outside of financial crises as developing countries struggle with a weak global economy, said the monetary organization prior to its biannual... 

As Ukraine Collapses, Europeans Tire of US Interventions

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On Sunday Ukrainian prime minister Yatsenyuk resigned, just four days after the Dutch voted against Ukraine joining the European Union. Taken together, these two events are clear signals that the US-backed coup in Ukraine has not given that country freedom and democracy. They also suggest a deeper dissatisfaction among Europeans over Washington’s addiction to interventionism. According to US and... 

Socialist Venezuela in Full Collapse as Hyperinflation and Crime Runs Rampant

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In recent weeks, two independent journalists traveled undercover to document their experience in the socialist “paradise” of Caracas, the murder capitol of the world, and lived to share an incredible video showing the ultimate conclusion of a state run economy. Venezuela is in the midst of a complete economic collapse, with all the typical symptoms, including hyperinflation, government price... 

Belgian Historian Draws Parallels Between Collapse of Roman Empire and EU

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According to historian and professor at the Free University of Brussels David Engels, the EU is currently facing a system change comparable with that in the late Roman Republic. In his book “On the Way to Empire”, he draws historical parallels between the current changes in the EU and the fall of the Roman Empire. In an interview with Sputnik, Engels argued that problems like populism,... 

Russia demands $683,333 daily interest on Ukraine’s $3bn overdue debt

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Moscow wants Kiev to pay interest daily on its $3 billion defaulted bond, Bloomberg reports after viewing court documents. Ukraine failed to pay the debt on December 20 and the penalty fee has grown to about $66.3 million as of Friday. The Kremlin refused to take part in the $15 billion debt restructuring Ukraine reached with its foreign creditors in 2015. Russia wanted Ukraine to recognize the debt... 
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