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GM Could Face Criminal Charges Over Ignition Defect That Killed More Than 100

By Chris Morran Consumerist May 26, 2015   GM Could Face Criminal Charges Over Ignition Defect That Killed More Than 100     General Motors might be able to wriggle out of class action fraud lawsuits over the long-ignored ignition defect in multiple vehicles that ultimately killed more than 100 people, but the company could […]


Investors Squeeze Trailer Park Renters: “The Economics Are Compelling… There’s a Lot More Poor People Than Rich”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com May 26, 2015   Investors Squeeze Trailer Park Renters: “The Economics Are Compelling… There’s a Lot More Poor People Than Rich”     America is filled with lots of poor people these days, and there’s plenty of money to be made off them. With Wall Street already turning once-homeowners into renters […]

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The NSA’s Technotyranny: One Nation Under Surveillance

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute May 26, 2015   The NSA’s Technotyranny: One Nation Under Surveillance     “The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control.”—William Binney, NSA whistleblower We now have a fourth branch of government. As I document in my new book Battlefield America: The War on the American People, […]


Is The 505 Trillion Dollar Interest Rate Derivatives Bubble In Imminent Jeopardy?   Recently updated !

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog May 26, 2015   Is The 505 Trillion Dollar Interest Rate Derivatives Bubble In Imminent Jeopardy?     All over the planet, large banks are massively overexposed to derivatives contracts.  Interest rate derivatives account for the biggest chunk of these derivatives contracts.  According to the Bank for International Settlements, […]

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Elderly Seattle couple leaves life savings of $847,215 to the US Treasury, an amount our government spends every 8 seconds

By Against Crony Capitalism May 26, 2015   Elderly Seattle couple leaves life savings of $847,215 to the US Treasury, an amount our government spends every 8 seconds     It’s their money. They earned it. It sounds like they hadn’t had the easiest of lives. (Not that that matters in this equation fundamentally.) If […]