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Is Hillary being set up for the greatest fail of her entire career? The clearing process for her controversial secret emails means that there will be a slow dribble of sensational and damning emails throughout the entire campaign for 2016. What is uncovered, and used as ammo against a dynastic …

Yields on the riskiest junk bonds are absolutely soaring and the price of copper just hit a fresh six year low.  To most people, those pieces of financial news are meaningless.  But if you understand history, and you are aware of the patterns that immediately preceded previous stock market crashes, …

The second Ukrainian ceasefire appears to have fallen apart as reports from around the country indicate that heavy fighting has resumed. Though Western media has yet to report on activity that began Sunday, independent journalists and eye witnesses have been updating social networks with photos, videos and first-hand accounts. It’s …

Just yesterday, The New York Times reported that a “technical problem” in an air traffic control center in Leesburg, Virginia near Washington was responsible for 462 flight delays and 476 cancellations at airports all over the East Coast this weekend. The Air Route Traffic Control Center is one of 22 …

Is the collapse imminent, and our very way of life under threat of total global meltdown? Perhaps the signs and warnings are there, at every level, for those who want to see it. An outright panic has taken hold over many who see September 2015 as a convergence of ominous …

The system is teetering on edge, and nearly everyone in the financial sector is waiting for one decision – will the Fed finally raise rates? Ron Paul has made a bold prediction that the Federal Reserve likely will NOT raise interest rates, something which would have enormous consequences in the …

Why does the Russian media seem to be far more on the ball than the mainstream media in the United States much of the time? Could it be possible that Russian reporters have more freedom to talk about important issues than reporters that work for the major corporate conglomerates in …

Several weeks ago, there was this false hope that the Environmental Protection Agency was actually protecting our natural resources from those who would callously exploit it for profit.  We now know that this was a pipe dream and that the agency has been actively dumping for at least ten years.  …

You can stop waiting for a global financial crisis to happen. The truth is that one is happening right now. All over the world, stock markets are already crashing. Most of these stock market crashes are occurring in nations that are known as “emerging markets”. In recent years, developing countries …

What is going to happen on September 23rd, 2015?  For months, there has been an incredible amount of buzz on the Internet about the month of September, and in particular there has been a tremendous amount of speculation about the date of September 23rd.  For a long time I didn’t …