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Russian Military Forces Arrive In Syria, Set Forward Operating Base Near Damascus

While military direct intervention by US, Turkish, and Gulf forces over Syrian soil escalates with every passing day, even as Islamic State forces capture increasingly more sovereign territory, in the central part of the country, the Nusra Front dominant in the northwestern region province of Idlib and the official “rebel” forces in close proximity to […]

US Falls Behind Canada, Finland, And Hong Kong In Human Freedom Index

Submitted by MPN News Desk via TheAntiMedia.org, The United States lags far behind other developed countries in terms of personal, civil and economic freedoms, according to a study released this month. Its neighbor to the north, for example, ranked 14 spots ahead of the so-called “Land of the Free.” Three international think tanks — the […]

Introducing The Gigantic And Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard Of

By Mike Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg Introducing the Gigantic and Dangerous Wall Street Loophole You’ve Never Heard of This spring, traders and analysts working deep in the global swaps markets began picking up peculiar readings: Hundreds of billions of dollars of trades by U.S. banks had seemingly vanished.   The vanishing of the trades was […]

How Google Could Rig The 2016 Election

Authored by Robert Epstein (@DrREpstein – senior research psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology), originally posted at Politico.com, America’s next president could be eased into office not just by TV ads or speeches, but by Google’s secret decisions, and no one—except for me and perhaps a few other obscure researchers—would know […]

Iran Allowed To “Self-Inspect” Its Nuclear Sites By “Remarkably Naive And Reckless” UN

Given that self-regulation worked so well in the financial services industry, The United Nations, according to AP, has decided to allow Iran to use its own inspectors to investigate a site accused of being used to develop nuclear bombs. While the Obama administration was "confident in the agency's technical plans for investigating the possible military […]

Frontrunning: August 19

$1 trillion in Emerging Market outflows in the past 13 months (FT) German lawmakers back third Greek bailout (Reuters) Dutch government faces test in “junkie” Greece debate (Reuters) China c.bank offers selected banks medium term lending facility (Reuters) Another “expert network” busted: Promontory settles over StanChart probe (FT) Angola to Ship Most Crude in Four […]

Frontrunning: August 18

China stocks slump 6 percent on fears of further yuan depreciation (Reuters) U.S. Lacks Ammo for Next Economic Crisis (Hilsenrath) Emerging Markets Extend Slide as Commodities Fall; Pound Jumps (BBG) China yuan to move both ways, more ‘adjustments’ unlikely: central bank economist (Reuters) Playing Chinese markets is as simple as ‘follow the leader’ (Reuters) PBOC […]

Officials Admit ISIS, Like Al-Qaeda, Was A Creation Of US Foreign Policy

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog,   Telling Hasan that he had read the document himself, Flynn said that it was among a range of intelligence being circulated throughout the US intelligence community that had led him to attempt to dissuade the White House from supporting these groups, albeit without success.   Despite […]

“Deal Or War”: Is Doomed Dollar Really Behind Obama’s Iran Warning?

Authored Op-Ed by Finian Cunningham via RT.com, US President Barack Obama has given an extraordinary ultimatum to the Republican-controlled Congress, arguing that they must not block the nuclear accord with Iran. It’s either “deal or war,” he says. In a televised nationwide address on August 5, Obama said: “Congressional rejection of this deal leaves any US […]

New Snowden Leak Exposes AT&T’s “Extreme Willingness To Help” NSA Spy On Americans

Newly disclosed NSA files expose the spy agency's relationship through the years with American telecoms companies. As NYTimes reports, The National Security Agency’s ability to spy on vast quantities of Internet traffic passing through the United States has relied on its extraordinary, decades-long partnership with a single company: the telecom giant AT&T. The documents, provided […]