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World Bank Insider Peels Away Veil of Secrecy From the Elites

World Bank Insider Peels Away Veil of Secrecy From the Elites

Karen Hudes worked in the World Bank legal department for more than 20 years and held the position of Senior Counsel. She was fired for blowing the whistle on corruption inside the World Bank. Ms. Hudes knows exactly what the global elite are after — total control. They are jockeying financial institutions and transnational corporations into position to dominate the planet.

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Fast Track and TPP Derailed? House Deals Blow to Corporate-Friendly Trade Agenda

Posted by on June 12, 2015 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Fast Track and TPP Derailed? House Deals Blow to Corporate-Friendly Trade Agenda

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday dealt a serious blow to President Barack Obama’s corporate-backed trade agenda, while erecting a major stumbling block for proponents of Fast Track, or trade promotion authority. After a tense showdown and multiple votes in the chamber, a final decision on Fast Track was ultimately deferred, affording a delay that critics say could further scuttle the trade authority.

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Exposing the Bilderburg Puppetmasters in Austria

Posted by on June 11, 2015 in Corruption, Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Exposing the Bilderburg Puppetmasters in Austria

Alex Jones, a powerful alternative media voice, has been consistent in his efforts to unearth the truth about the secretive Bilderburg Group & their secretive meetings every year, which take place in different countries each year in some of the most palatial accommodations in the world. This year, it takes place in Austria, from June 8-15, 2015. Famous people, powerful people, most of the so-called “movers and shakers” are their & have been since it started convening these meetings in the 1950’s. The meetings are in secret & under heavy security.

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Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance

Edward Snowden: The World Says No to Surveillance

TWO years ago today, three journalists and I worked nervously in a Hong Kong hotel room, waiting to see how the world would react to the revelation that the National Security Agency had been making records of nearly every phone call in the United States. In the days that followed, those journalists and others published documents revealing that democratic governments had been monitoring the private activities of ordinary citizens who had done nothing wrong.

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“A Dark Day For Democracy”: WikiLeaked TISA Docs Expose Yet Another Corporate-Friendly, Screw the People Treaty

Posted by on June 4, 2015 in Corruption, Government, Policies, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
“A Dark Day For Democracy”: WikiLeaked TISA Docs Expose Yet Another Corporate-Friendly, Screw the People Treaty

An enormous corporate-friendly treaty that many people haven’t heard of was thrust into the public limelight Wednesday when famed publisher of government and corporate secrets, WikiLeaks, released 17 documents from closed-door negotiations between countries that together comprise two-thirds of the word’s economy.

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WikiLeaks Is Raising $100,000 Bounty For Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership

Posted by on June 2, 2015 in Government, Policies, Politics, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
WikiLeaks Is Raising $100,000 Bounty For Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership

The media outlet Wikileaks on Tuesday announced a campaign to raise a $100,000 cash reward for the complete text of the agreement in order to end the mystery surrounding the actual contents of the deal that involves the U.S. and eleven Pacific Rim nations.

“The transparency clock has run out on the TPP,” said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. “No more secrecy. No more excuses. Let’s open the TPP once and for all.”

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Julian Assange on the TPP: Secretive Deal Isn’t About Trade, But Corporate Control

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Government, Policies, Whistleblower with 0 Comments
Julian Assange on the TPP: Secretive Deal Isn’t About Trade, But Corporate Control

As negotiations continue, WikiLeaks has published leaked chapters of the secret Trans-Pacific Partnership — a global trade deal between the United States and 11 other countries. The TPP would cover 40 percent of the global economy, but details have been concealed from the public. A recently disclosed “Investment Chapter” highlights the intent of U.S.-led negotiators to create a tribunal where corporations can sue governments if their laws interfere with a company’s claimed future profits. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange warns the plan could chill the adoption of health and environmental regulations.

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France Just Made It Illegal for Supermarkets To Waste Food, Punishable By $75,000 Or Jail

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Government, Policies with 3 Comments
France Just Made It Illegal for Supermarkets To Waste Food, Punishable By $75,000 Or Jail

In the wake of their green roof and traffic reduction plans, the National Assembly of France made a unanimous vote to legally ban supermarkets from wasting unsold food, instead requiring them to donate for human consumption or animal feed.

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Ireland Makes History By Voting For Same-Sex Marriage

Posted by on May 24, 2015 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Ireland Makes History By Voting For Same-Sex Marriage

The result of Ireland’s referendum on same-sex marriage is official: an overwhelming “yes”. Ireland thus becomes the first country in the world to introduce same-sex marriage by popular vote.

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TPP Could ‘Undermine Health of Web’ Say 250+ Tech Companies and Digital Rights Groups

Posted by on May 21, 2015 in Government, Internet Control, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
TPP Could ‘Undermine Health of Web’ Say 250+ Tech Companies and Digital Rights Groups

More than 250 tech companies and digital rights organizations on Wednesday sent a joint letter to Congress, blasting the corporate-backed TPP trade deal they say “actively silences the voices of Internet users, start-ups, and small tech companies…while undermining the health of the entire Web.”

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Nebraska Lawmakers Vote To Abolish the Death Penalty

Posted by on May 20, 2015 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Nebraska Lawmakers Vote To Abolish the Death Penalty

Nebraska lawmakers gave final approval on Wednesday to a bill abolishing the death penalty with enough votes to override a promised veto from Republican Gov. Pete Ricketts. The vote was 32 to 15 in Nebraska’s unicameral Legislature.

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FBI Favors Crack Down on Dissent Over Justice

FBI Favors Crack Down on Dissent Over Justice

In October 2011, when the Occupy movement arrived in Houston, protesters were subject to local and federal surveillance, infiltration by police provocateurs, and police assault. Months later, Dave Lindorff reported for WhoWhatWhy, a document obtained in December 2012 from the Houston FBI office shows that the agency was aware of a plot to assassinate Occupy movement leaders—and did nothing about it.

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Open Letter: Stop George Soros From Importing Terrorism

Open Letter: Stop George Soros From Importing Terrorism

“’In all, Mr. Soros gave at least $33 million in one year to support already-established groups that emboldened the grass-roots, on-the-ground activists in Ferguson, according to the most recent tax filings of his nonprofit Open Society Foundations’…What began in Ferguson continued in Baltimore, as some of the same actors and strategies in Ferguson were bussed to Baltimore. See Brandon Turbeville, Activist Post, “Baltimore riots: A product of the Soros Machine”, April 30, 2015, https://intellihub.com/baltimore-riots-a-product-of-the-soros-machine/ and those in Baltimore lasted for several days. In both cities, similar damage was done…In light of all of these concerns, we can level the blame and liability on the head of Mr. Soros.

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What Law Says the Text Of the TPP Must Remain Secret?

Posted by on May 16, 2015 in Government, Policies, Politics with 1 Comment
What Law Says the Text Of the TPP Must Remain Secret?

Members of Congress are scuttling around like weasels, claiming they can’t disclose what’s in the far-reaching, 12-nation TPP trade treaty. They can go into a sealed room and read a draft, but they can’t copy pages, and they can’t tell the public what they just read. Why not?

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‘Fake’ Reform: Little to Celebrate as USA Freedom Act Passes House

Posted by on May 14, 2015 in Government, Policies, Spying and Surveillance with 0 Comments
‘Fake’ Reform: Little to Celebrate as USA Freedom Act Passes House

Though the overwhelming and bipartisan passage of the USA Freedom Act in the House of Representatives on Wednesday portends the end of the NSA’s mass collection of Americans’ private telephone records, civil liberties groups found little else to celebrate as the ultimate passage of the bill, which now heads to the Senate, would re-authorize a number of worrisome programs by extending the life of the controversial Patriot Act.

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