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China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell May 16, 2016   China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show     China asks Britain for advice on creating financial super-regulator … China has asked Britain for advice on plans to create a financial super-regulator, as it looks to improve financial […]

China No Enemy of the West as Recent Regulatory and Diplomatic Moves Show

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Stock Markets All Over The World Crash As We Begin 2016

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog January 5, 2016   Stock Markets All Over The World Crash As We Begin 2016     The first trading day of 2016 was full of chaos and panic.  It started in Asia where the Nikkei was down 582 points, Hong Kong was down 587 points, and Chinese markets […]


Why (and How) to Know the Origin of Your Meat

By Daisy Luther The Organic Prepper December 30, 2015   Why (and How) to Know the Origin of Your Meat     As often occurs, members of Congress snuck some crusty little barnacles onto the budget bill that would have been hard to pass on their own. One of those was repealing the law that […]

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China welcomes IMF backing to make yuan world reserve currency

By Against Crony Capitalism November 17, 2015   China welcomes IMF backing to make yuan world reserve currency     We have said in the past that the real economic “run for the hills” moment is the moment the dollar loses world reserve currency status. If that were to ever happen all sorts of things […]

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How Beijing and the West Work Together to Manipulate the Global Currency War

By Brendan Brown Mises.org November 3, 2015   How Beijing and the West Work Together to Manipulate the Global Currency War   From reading the commentaries you might have imagined that the process of a currency winning international reserve status depends on getting the IMF seal of approval. At least that seems to be the story […]


Obama snubs Waldorf-Astoria hotel amid Chinese espionage fears

By Matt Kwong CBC News September 24, 2015   Obama snubs Waldorf-Astoria hotel amid Chinese espionage fears U.S. delegates check out of NYC hotel as Chinese takeover raises security flags   For the first time since the 1930s, the Waldorf-Astoria’s swank Presidential Suite is missing something major during the annual UN General Assembly: A U.S. president. […]

Manhattan's Waldorf-Astoria hotel flies the Chinese flag as well as a U.S. flag, after the iconic building was purchased last year by a Chinese insurance company. U.S. President Barack Obama will not be staying at the hotel during the 2015 UN General Assembly, the first time an American head of state has stayed elsewhere during the event since the 1930s. (Matt Kwong/CBC)

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Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners September 21, 2015   Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!   PARIS – “Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption! Cor-ROO-ption!” It only took a couple of minutes to realize our taxi driver had lost his mind. “You can’t trust anybody in Buenos Aires. Not the government. Not the police. Not the taxi drivers.” Especially not the taxi […]


Beijing Bingo

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com August 30, 2015   Beijing Bingo     My father, a New York financier, used to call dubious stocks or bonds,  “Chinese paper.”   Last week, we saw a blizzard of  Chinese paper, both in China and around the world. As manager of a sizeable investment portfolio (an unwelcome second job from […]

Not a Good Year (according to the Chinese Calendar)

Brexit is Just What the Dr. Ordered

The Shot Not Heard Around the World

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital August 16, 2015   The Shot Not Heard Around the World   China’s recent move to devalue the yuan has sent shock waves through the global financial markets and has convinced most observers that a new front in the global currency wars has begun. The move has caused many observes […]


Washington’s Fifth Columns Inside Russia and China

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org August 3, 2015   Washington’s Fifth Columns Inside Russia and China   It took two decades for Russia and China to understand that “pro-democracy” and “human rights” organizations operating within their countries were subversive organizations funded by the US Department of State and a collection of private […]

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Don’t Feed the Zombies …

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners July 10, 2015   Don’t Feed the Zombies …     LONDON – Want to know what happened yesterday? Read the newspapers! There are three big news stories today… No. 1: The Greeks are making a “last ditch” effort to get more money from their creditors. After countless delays, […]


Greece Is the Canary in the Coal Mine

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners June 29, 2015   Greece Is the Canary in the Coal Mine     This is an “Amber Alert” day in the markets. “Greeks Line Up at Banks; ATMs Run Dry” was the headline over at the Drudge Report. Versions of it ran throughout the financial media. Greece is […]

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