US: Twenty percent of Congressmen are taking vacations in Israel this summer paid by the American Israeli Political Action Committee, the largest lobbying group in the US.
DailyMail 2011 Aug 8 (Cached)
US: Lawyers who represent BOTH 9/11 first responders (firemen, police, and clean-up crews) and also the NY & NJ Port Authority (the owners of the World Trade Center) stand to profit by $400 million from settlements while victims receive paltry amounts. DailyMail 2011 Aug 8 (Cached)
US: AIG (owned primarily by the federal government) is suing Bank of America for $10 billion for fraudulent mortgage-backed securities, and private investors also are expected to sue. [This news obscures the fact that the government itself allowed the fraud in the first place and it creates the impression that the big, bad bankers finally will be punished. In truth, penalties will be reimbursed by government bailouts and passed on to taxpayers. This is merely more legalized plunder of the common man.] Business Insider 2011 Aug 8 (Cached)
China, the largest holder of US government debt, blasts the US for debt ‘addiction’. China’s state-run news agency advocates a new global reserve currency and also wants international supervision over the US dollar. Huffington Post 2011 Aug 6 (Cached)
US: The miss-named Department of Justice drops its investigation of bank mortgage fraud because it claims there is no proof of wrong-doing. [The phrase ‘Too big to jail’ comes to mind.] Yahoo 2011 Aug 6 (Cached)
Wells Fargo may have to buy back $1.8 billion in near-worthless mortgages because of improper representations at the time they were issued. If so, it is feared that the bank will not have sufficient funds to do so. [Never fear. The federal government will come to the rescue and fleece the taxpayers again to provide the necessary funds.] Yahoo Posted 2011 Aug 6 (Cached)
McAffee, a leading producer of anti-virus software, says hacking US & UN computers has been happening over the past 5 years on a massive scale. China is main suspect, but it has been speculated that the U.S. government also is involved, because this provides an excuse for more control over the Internet. DailyMail Posted 2011 Aug 6 (Cached)
Wall Street stocks suffer loss of nearly $2 trillion in last 2 weeks due to panic over global & US debt. The US debt deal will cut $2.5 trillion, but spending is projected at $30 trillion over next 10 years. People are waking up to the nature of fiat money.
DailyMail 2011 Aug 5 (Cached)
Mexican town’s entire police force of 26 quits after attack killed 2 of their colleagues. National Post 2011 Aug 5 (Cached)
White House releases document revealing intent to monitor the internet and social networking sites for ‘extremist propaganda’ and people who ‘feed on grievances’ and assign blame.
Prison Planet 2011 Aug 4 (Cached)
High definition imaging allows facial recognition of individuals in this massive crowd photo that was taken just before the Vancouver riots. The clarity is astounding. Keep enlarging the image.
Gigapixel posted 2011 Aug 4 (Cached)
Scottish university researcher says that students should consider selling their kidneys to pay off student loans at a suggested price of $45,754 (the average yearly income in the UK).
Activist Post 2011 Aug 4 (Cached)
Poll shows 69% of Americans believe it is likely that scientists falsified research supporting global warming. [And that’s in spite of massive media bias to the contrary.] Rasmussen Reports 2011 Aug 3 (Cached)