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Japan Sees Surge In Gold Smuggling As Yakuza & Wealthy Chinese Team Up

In a story that was seemingly tailor-made for the tabloids, Japanese news agency Nikkei is reporting that, in an unusual but tantalizing example of financial symbiosis, wealthy Chinese investors are teaming up with Yakuza gangsters to smuggle gold into Japan. The payoff for each side is simple: Chinese investors, who are increasingly fearful that a […]

Feds Shut Down AlphaBay; Sessions Warns Criminals “You Cannot Hide” On Dark Web

More than three years after the FBI shut down the Silk Road, the pioneering dark-web marketplace for drugs and illegal goods, the FBI and DEA – working with international law-enforcement agencies – have busted two more dark-web marketplaces that facilitated the sales of illicit items like drugs, weapons and stolen data, according to the Department […]

Money Down The Drain: London Leads The World With The Most Cocaine In Its Wastewater

The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction release data every year showing the levels of certain illicit drugs found in the wastewater of select European cities. Looking at cocaine, London is way in front of all other major cities analysed… You will find more statistics at Statista As Statista's Martin Armstrong points out, on an average […]

12 TSA Agents Just Indicted For Smuggling $100 Million Worth Of Cocaine

Submitted by Carey Wedler via TheAntiMedia.org, The Department of Justice announced Monday that 12 former and current TSA (Transportation Safety Administration) employees were indicted for smuggling 20 tons, or $100 million worth of cocaine out of Puerto Rico over the course of an 18-year operation. This is not the first time TSA agents have been caught […]

Ron Paul Suggests A Better Solution Than Trump’s Border Wall

Authored by Ron Paul via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, Just one week in office, President Trump is already following through on his pledge to address illegal immigration. His January 25th executive order called for the construction of a wall along the entire length of the US-Mexico border. While he is right […]