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Britons Rage Over Robinson Arrest As Mass Protests Break Out Worldwide

This report was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge The arrest, imprisonment, and government-ordered media blackout of UK journalist and activist Tommy Robinson has set off a firestorm of protests around the world. Free speech advocates and supporters of Robinson’s movement from Melbourne to Berlin came out by the thousands to protest the Friday […]

FBI Scandal Update: Dossier Writer Christopher Steele Failed To Show Up For Court

Former British MI-6 Intelligence Officer Christopher Steele, who was paid $168,000 by Fusion GPS’ Glenn Simpson to write and promote the dossier funded by the Democratic National Committee was a no-show in a civil court case. The multi-million dollar libel case has brought against Buzzfeed after the media outlet published the unverified disinformation dossier at Steele’s insistence. Steele was paid to […]

Keep Calm & Carry On

Authored by 720Global's Michael Liebowitz via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, “Before long, we will all begin to find out the extent to which Brexit is a gentle stroll along a smooth path to a land of cake and consumption.” – Mark Carney, Bank of England Governor In 1939, the British Government, through the Ministry of Information, produced a […]

Cable Dumps’n’Pumps As EU Official Says No Brexit Talks Breakthrough

Brexit talks yielded no breakthrough on the financial settlement, and discussions focused on the issue of citizens’ rights, where the two sides are hoping for progress, an EU official told reporters. Bloomberg notes that the anonymous official added that no breakthrough was expected on the bill, as that would require high-level political input, and as […]

Survey shows UK and US Pensions Crisis is Imminent

Survey shows UK and US Pensions Crisis is Imminent Both UK and US drop in Global Retirement Security Rankings US falls due to sharp income inequality and reduced workforce to support retirees UK is two spots away from being in the bottom 10 for government indebtedness FCA’s Andrew Bailey says “clear risk” that savings rate for […]

Frontrunning: August 7

Futures slightly higher after Dow’s record run (Reuters) Tillerson says U.S., Russia can settle differences (Reuters) Hot-Stock Rally Tests the Patience of Value Investors (WSJ) ‘Good Conservative’ Grassley Ramps Up His Panel’s Trump-Russia Probe (BBG) Brands Strike Back: Seven Strategies to Loosen Amazon’s Grip (WSJ) Oil slides from nine-week highs as market looks to OPEC […]

Frontrunning: June 28

Global Bonds Sell Off, Sparking Fears of Further ‘Taper Tantrum’ (WSJ) Facing revolt on healthcare, GOP senators delay vote (Reuters) Global businesses dig out from latest cyber attack (Reuters) Companies Work to Contain Fallout From Cyberattack (WSJ) Cyber attack hits property arm of French bank BNP Paribas (Reuters) Obama Choked on Russia Long Before the […]

How the Government Conditions Citizens to Obey

Via The Daily Bell Can you count how many ways the government manipulates people to be the type of citizen they can easily control? I think that would be impossible to come up with an actual number when every facet of government is dedicated to shaping the citizen in ways contrary to his or her […]

Frontrunning: May 18

FBI’s Russia Probe Gains Credibility With Mueller In Charge (BBG) Trump storm hits stocks again but dollar steadies (Reuters) Flynn stopped military plan Turkey opposed – after being paid as its agent (McClatchy) Kremlin declines to comment on probe of Trump ties with Russia (Reuters) Trump To Announce $350bn Saudi Arabia Arms Deal – One […]

First Post-Brexit Tremors: Theresa May “Would Go To War” To Protect Gibraltar

The ink has yet to dry on Theresa May’s Article 50 signature from last week which officially started the UK’s 2-year long divorce from the EU, and already Europe has been traumatized by comments from former Conservative leader Michael Howard, who suggested that Theresa May is be prepared to go to war to protect Gibraltar […]