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on May 18, 2015 in World News

Saudi Arabia to purchase nuclear arms from Pakistan: US Official

Saudi Arabia to purchase nuclear arms from Pakistan: US Official Saudi Arabia has made a “strategic decision” to purchase “off-the-shelf” nuclear weapons from Pakistan, a US official says. “There has been a long-standing agreement in place with the Pakistanis and the House of Saud has now made the strategic decision to move forward,” British newspaper Sunday Times quoted a former US defense official as saying in a Sunday report. “Hundreds of people at [CIA headquarters in] Langley” were trying to discover if Islamabad had already supplied the Persian Gulf nation with nuclear technology or arms, another unnamed US intelligence official… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

The Secret Corporate Takeover

  by Joseph E. Stiglitz Joseph E. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics and University Professor at Columbia University, was Chairman of President Bill Clinton’s Council of Economic Advisers and served as Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. His most recent book, co-authored with Bruce Greenwald, is&nbs… read more The Secret Corporate Takeover The real intent of these provisions is to impede economy and protect citizens NEW YORK – The United States and the world are engaged in a great debate about new trade agreements. Such pacts used to be called “free-trade agreements”; in fact, they were… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

The DEA Strikes Again

The DEA Strikes Again – Agents Seize Man’s Life Savings Under Civil Asset Forfeiture Without Charges In one of the most uncivilized and preposterous loopholes in America, federal agents are allowed to steal citizens’ assets All the money – $16,000 in cash – that Joseph Rivers said he had saved and relatives had given him to launch his dream in Hollywood is gone, seized during his trip out West not by thieves but by Drug Enforcement Administration agents during a stop at the Amtrak train station in Albuquerque. Rivers, 22, wasn’t detained and has not been charged with any crime… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

You WILL be interrogated for driving within 100 miles of the Canadian border

You WILL be interrogated for driving within 100 miles of the Canadian border Random checkpoints are being set up by U.S. Customs [DHS] agents in the northeast within 100 miles of the Canadian border Random checkpoints are being set up by U.S. Customs [DHS] agents in the northeast within 100 miles of the Canadian border. The Border Patrol operates a national network of internal checkpoints, illegally stopping motorists up to 100 miles inside our border! These illegal checkpoints allow DHS to stop and search law-abiding American citizens without justification. It’s about to get much WORSE, the Senate Homeland Security and… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

Mystery behind ‘floating house’ spotted on the River Thames revealed

Mystery behind ‘floating house’ spotted on the River Thames revealed The building is fully kitted out with bedrooms, a working toilet and even a real grass lawn Is it a house? Is it a boat? Well, early morning commuters saw a bit of both today when they spotted this building floating down the River Thames. Airbnb’s latest London listing is a fully-functioning Floating House, and can be seen passing under Tower Bridge before gliding past the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye on its maiden voyage until Saturday. The home has two bedrooms, a living room, working bathroom and… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

Matthew McConaughey Talks Up Conservative Principles

Matthew McConaughey Talks Up Conservative Principles During University of Houston Commencement Speech While giving a commencement speech to the University of Houston’s 2015 graduating class, Academy Award winning actor Matthew McConaughey delivered some conservative remarks that liberals will not be very fond of. You know, stuff like “work hard,” and “don’t be a victim.” From Breitbart: “Congratulations class of 2015,” he began. “Life’s not fair. It never was, isn’t now and won’t ever be. Do not fall into the entitled trap of feeling like you’re a victim. You are not.” “Personally, as an actor, I started enjoying my work and… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

Viral Video Shows Kennesaw Student Accused of Harassment for Literally Sitting in Silence

Viral Video Shows Kennesaw Student Accused of Harassment for Literally Sitting in Silence Kennesaw State University, taking note after a student posted a video that went viral of his encounter with an academic adviser, has placed that employee, Abby Dawson, on administrative leave. Dawson, the school’s director of advising and internships in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management, said the student, Kevin Bruce, was harassing her he refused to leave the office and stated he was waiting to speak with an adviser. The video, which Bruce posted Wednesday night and has gained over 300,000 views on YouTube, shows… View Article

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on May 18, 2015 in World News

Obama announces restrictions on distribution of military-style equipment to police

Obama announces restrictions on distribution of military-style equipment to police President Obama is banning local police departments from receiving a range of military-style equipment from the federal government — from grenade launchers to bayonets to certain armored vehicles — as he implements the recommendations of a panel that examined the controversial gear giveaways in the wake of the Ferguson riots. The White House announced Monday that Washington would no longer provide some military-style gear while putting stricter controls on other weapons and equipment distributed to law enforcement. The details were released as Obama prepares to travel to Camden, N.J., Monday… View Article

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on May 17, 2015 in World News

Watch Putin Chew Out an Incompetent Oligarch

Watch Putin Chew Out an Incompetent Oligarch This video is a few years old, but perfectly illustrates Putin’s no-bullshit governing style. Watch as he dresses down a roomful of businessmen, including uber-oligarch Oleg Deripaska. Look at how terrified they all are! You’d have to have a vivid imagination to even dream about Barack Obama treating George Soros in a similar manner. http://russia-insider.com/en/watch-putin-chew-out-incompetent-oligarch/ri7006

Watch Putin Chew Out an Incompetent Oligarch This video is a few years old, but perfectly illustrates Putin’s no-bullshit governing style. Watch as he dresses down a roomful of businessmen, including uber-oligarch Oleg Deripaska. Look at how terrified they...

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on May 17, 2015 in World News

Pro-Abortion Man Doesn’t Want You to Hear His Thoughts on Abortion After Giving Interview

Pro-Abortion Man Doesn’t Want You to Hear His Thoughts on Abortion After Giving Interview What more can be said about it at this point that will make liberals change their minds regarding the murder of unborn children? Yes, abortion is murder. Once conception takes place, a new life has formed. No, the woman’s body isn’t solely hers once another life begins inside the womb. She now shares that body with a person who cannot yet speak up and say I don’t feel like dying before I feel the sun on my skin. Yes, a baby feels pain when it is… View Article

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