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100 Years of Humiliation & Unintentional Self-Parody

Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert bring alternative news in the form of the Keiser Report to the world on a regular basis. Max is both funny and enlightened and they are willing to present the news that the Main Stream Media refuses to bring.

In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss 100 years of humiliation and unintentional self-parody as one empire goes and another, perhaps, rises again. In the second half, Max interviews Dr. Michael Hudson of michael-hudson.com to discuss the Democratic party in an era of dodgy dossiers and no economic policies.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybZRw7iFlsg

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F. William Engdahl

Since the inauguration of US President D. J. Trump in January 2017, along with his contingent of generals, Washington has rattled its nuclear and other military sabers in most every direction, threatening to totally destroy North Korea, ramping up weapons deliveries to Syrian opposition groups, scaling up AFRICOM military actions, sending its naval fleets in every imaginable direction from the South China Sea to the Baltic, building up troops along the borders to Russia, threatening Iran…

read more at http://russia-insider.com/en/deep-rot-inside-over-extended-us-armed-forces/ri21414

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Explaining the Spread of White Anger

Robert Weissberg • November 5, 2017

The phrase “angry white males” has been around awhile, but Donald Trump’s election has pushed it to the forefront. Indeed, at least for some, it is central to Trump’s election. As Steven M. Gillon put it in The Washington Post, “Donald Trump has tapped into this anger and manipulated it to his political advantage. The bond between President Trump and his white followers is not based on policy but on grievance. They both reject the cultural changes over the past half-century, and Trump’s Make America Great Again slogan signals his intent to unravel them.”

read more at http://www.unz.com/article/explaining-the-spread-of-white-anger/

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R3publicans: Texas Police, Looking for More Military Hardware, Tout Its Use In Harvey Relief

With military-grade equipment available for the cost of pick-up, police forces have been stocking up. While some of that equipment appears actually to have been used in post-hurricane relief work, most of it is better suited for SWAT raids, intimidating protesters, and killing people.

by Whitney Webb

read more at https://www.mintpressnews.com/texas-police-seek-more-military-gear-touting-use-hurricane-harvey/233923/

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R3publicans: With Roundup On The Rocks, Monsanto Hatches New Seeds And A Dangerous New Plan

Monsanto’s promises of a safe, “drift-free” dicamba have failed to materialize, as complaints have flooded into state agricultural departments across the country. So far this year, regulators have received nearly four years’ worth of complaints regarding dicamba-related crop damage.

by Whitney Webb

November 03rd, 2017

So far, this year has not been very kind to Monsanto. First, collusion between Monsanto and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was revealed, whereby the company worked in tandem with the federal agency to discredit independent research conducted by the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). The IARC, in 2015, found that glyphosate – the key ingredient in Monsanto’s best-known product, Roundup — most likely causes cancer, a reality that Monsanto had secretly known for decades. Furthermore, Monsanto’s own head toxicologist, Donna Farmer, admitted that she “cannot say that Roundup does not cause cancer” as “we [Monsanto] have not done the carcinogenicity studies with Roundup.”

read more at https://www.mintpressnews.com/roundup-rocks-monsanto-dicamba-seeds/234043/

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R3publicans: Trial for Cliven Bundy and his sons begins; judge says it could take 4 months

11/02/17 | by Brian Seay

More than three and a half years since the incident in question, jury selection began Monday in Las Vegas for the trial of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, his two sons, and a fourth defendant for their role in the Battle of Bunkerville.

read more at http://www.guns.com/2017/11/02/trial-for-cliven-bundy-and-his-sons-begins-judge-says-it-could-take-4-months/

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R3publicans: Putin questions America’s creepy collection of Russian DNA for possible bio-weapons program

The US Air Force is trying collect samples of ethnic Russian DNA. If history is a guide, the purposes of this new US program are highly nefarious.

by Adam GarrieADAM GARRIE

November 1, 2017

In recent months, the US Air Force has issued calls for ethnic Russians to provide DNA samples for a mysterious “research” program. US Air Force Captain Beau Downey claimed that the samples were required for “locomotor studies to identify various biomarkers associated with trauma.”.

read more at http://theduran.com/putin-questions-americas-creepy-collection-russian-dna-possible-weapons-program/

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R3publicans: All of the World’s Money and Markets in One Visualization

After writing “Why are People, Businesses, and Countries Adopting Bitcoin?” I came across this article. It shows the relative size of different asset/market classes. If you notice how small cryptocurrencies are as compared to gold for instance you will see the potential for growth. One other note, silver may also be a good investment/safe haven […]