All That Glitters Is Not Gold

This post was originally published on this siteNice analysis by David North on coverage by the NYT and SJ Mercury News regarding the Optional Practical Training program, under which international students can work for 1-3 years after graduation (counted as part of their foreign student visa). Note in particular the item on the “fleet-of-foot Yale … Read moreAll That Glitters Is Not Gold

New Gold Bull Run Already Started – Gerald Celente

This post was originally published on this siteBy Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com Top trends researcher Gerald Celente says global central banks are just helping the richest people on the planet and have not saved the economy. Celente says, “They didn’t teach us this stuff in economics 101 or in graduate school, they made this crap up. … Read moreNew Gold Bull Run Already Started – Gerald Celente

Syrian Man Arrested on Terrorism Charges After Planning Attack on Christian Church

This post was originally published on this siteMustafa Mousab Alowemer, 21, a resident of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was arrested today based on a federal complaint charging him with one count of attempting to provide material support and resources to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, and two counts of … Read moreSyrian Man Arrested on Terrorism Charges After Planning Attack on Christian Church

Director Tracy Toulou of the Office of Tribal Justice Delivers Statement Before the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

This post was originally published on this siteChairman Hoeven, Vice Chairman Udall, and Members of the Committee: Thank you for the opportunity to discuss S. 227, Savanna’s Act; S. 288, Justice for Native Survivors of Sexual Violence Act; S. 290, Native Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act; S. 982, Not Invisible Act of 2019; and … Read moreDirector Tracy Toulou of the Office of Tribal Justice Delivers Statement Before the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Louisiana Couple and Their Business Plead Guilty to Operating Sham Medical Reimbursement Account Program that Defrauded the IRS and Program Participants Out of Over $48 Million

This post was originally published on this siteA Covington, Louisiana, couple and their company pleaded guilty for their roles in a scheme to create, market and operate a fraudulent medical reimbursement program that defrauded the IRS and program participants out of over $48 million. Please follow and like us:

Joint US-EU Statement Following the US-EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

This post was originally published on this siteOn June 19, 2019, the Romanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union hosted the US-EU Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs in Bucharest, Romania. The meeting provided an opportunity for both sides to take stock of their long-standing cooperation in this area and to reaffirm … Read moreJoint US-EU Statement Following the US-EU Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial Meeting

ED may summon Naresh Goyal in Jet Airways privilege case

This post was originally published on this siteJet Airways incorporated Jet Privilege Pvt Ltd (JPPL) as a wholly owned unit in 2012. After Etihad bought a 50.1% stake, it was hived off as an independent entity. Jet Airways holds the remaining 49.9%. In May, the ED called senior executives of the airline to question about … Read moreED may summon Naresh Goyal in Jet Airways privilege case

US warning to Indian companies: Don’t share our goods with Huawei

This post was originally published on this siteThe May 27 letter, sent to the ministry of external affairs, is being seen as part of US efforts to intensify pressure on India to act against the Chinese company. The US has warned the Indian government that companies found supplying equipment or other products of American origin … Read moreUS warning to Indian companies: Don’t share our goods with Huawei

Paul Boden on the Homeless Industry and the Criminalization of Homelessness

This post was originally published on this sitePaul Boden’s Mantra: Be fearless. “There’s nothing worse than coming from the streets – what are you going to do to me?” As a native New Yorker, Paul has a reputation for telling it how it is … in a … Continue reading → The post Paul Boden … Read morePaul Boden on the Homeless Industry and the Criminalization of Homelessness

DFA Scenarios Pivot As Risks Rise – Live Show Replay

This post was originally published on this siteWe ran our regular live Q&A event last night, and had the biggest audience ever (thanks to all those who took part). During the show we discussed the latest data from the RBA, ABS and Moody’s, and our updated scenarios. In the current “risk-on” environment, and with the … Read moreDFA Scenarios Pivot As Risks Rise – Live Show Replay

H.J.Res.60

This post was originally published on this siteRequesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize unique and one-time arrangements for displays on the National Mall and the Washington Monument during the period beginning on July 16, 2019 and ending on July 20, 2019. (06/18/2019 legislative day) Please follow and like us:

Westpac Announces New Wealth Head

This post was originally published on this siteWestpac says a former HSBC wealth management boss will lead its new Business division, the result of the bank’s restructure and merging of the wealth businesses. Guilherme (Guil) Lima has come to the role of business chief executive from HSBC in Hong Kong, where he was group head … Read moreWestpac Announces New Wealth Head

Deputy Secretary Kelley and U.S. Government Officials Join the Corporate Council on Africa for Historic Anadarko Signing

This post was originally published on this siteDeputy Secretary Kelley and U.S. Government Officials Join the Corporate Council on Africa for Historic Anadarko Signing kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 06/18/2019 – 19:36 Export and investment promotion FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov On behalf of Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross, … Read moreDeputy Secretary Kelley and U.S. Government Officials Join the Corporate Council on Africa for Historic Anadarko Signing

Op-Ed: Ivanka Trump and Wilbur Ross: President Redoubles Efforts to Ensure Good Jobs for All

This post was originally published on this siteOp-Ed: Ivanka Trump and Wilbur Ross: President Redoubles Efforts to Ensure Good Jobs for All kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 06/18/2019 – 19:24 Investing in communities and workers Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Publication The Salisbury Post By Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and Advisor … Read moreOp-Ed: Ivanka Trump and Wilbur Ross: President Redoubles Efforts to Ensure Good Jobs for All

Chairman Takano Statement Following Reports that VA Fast-Tracked Controversial Drug Spravato to Treat Veterans

This post was originally published on this siteWASHINGTON, D.C. –  Today, Chairman Mark Takano released the following statement after reports from the Guardian and the Center for Public Integrity that the depressant Spravato has been fast-tracked through FDA approval processes and hurried through VA’s contracting process: “I am incredibly alarmed by reporting today that suggests … Read moreChairman Takano Statement Following Reports that VA Fast-Tracked Controversial Drug Spravato to Treat Veterans

Anil Ambani may be out of billionaire club

This post was originally published on this siteAt Tuesday’s close of trading on Dalal Street, the combined market capitalisation of all of Anil Ambani-controlled Reliance Group companies was nearly Rs 5,400 crore, or about $773 million. Anil Ambani holds less than 75% stake in each of the six companies in his group. Younger of the … Read moreAnil Ambani may be out of billionaire club

‘Sub-categorisation of OBCs will make the process of bringing extremely deprived castes into the mainstream stronger’

This post was originally published on this siteIn October 2017, the NDA government constituted a commission to work out a method of sub-categorisation among castes in the central Other Backward Classes (OBC) list. The commission’s term has been extended six times and… Please follow and like us:

Im-Politic: On a Parkland Applicant, Harvard Flunks the Character Test

This post was originally published on this siteThe more I read and think about Harvard Univesity’s decision to rescind admission to Kyle Kashuv because this survivor of the Parkland, Florida high school mass shooting last year made a variety of racist and other offensive and bigoted remarks in a digital document two years ago, when … Read moreIm-Politic: On a Parkland Applicant, Harvard Flunks the Character Test

Bill that seeks to lift green card cap amended to protect US workers

This post was originally published on this siteThe US issues 1.40 lakh employment-based green cards annually but not more than 7% can go to nationals of any one country. With a high influx of the Indians in the US, it has resulted in a heavy backlog. Now the bill called ‘The Fairness for High Skilled … Read moreBill that seeks to lift green card cap amended to protect US workers

Dem. Border Town Mayor ‘Sick and Tired’ Of Feds Not Fixing Immigration

This post was originally published on this site Tue, Jun 18th 2019 @ 2:38 pm EDT Bruno Lozano, the Democratic mayor of Del Rio, Texas, a small town in the U.S. Mexican border is fed up with the lack of action taken by the Federal Government to solve the current crisis at the Southern Border. … Read moreDem. Border Town Mayor ‘Sick and Tired’ Of Feds Not Fixing Immigration

Remarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board with Ivanka Trump in Charlotte, North Carolina

This post was originally published on this siteRemarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board with Ivanka Trump in Charlotte, North Carolina kcpullen@doc.gov Tue, 06/18/2019 – 13:51 Investing in communities and workers AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Tuesday, June 18, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Wilbur … Read moreRemarks by U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur L. Ross at the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board with Ivanka Trump in Charlotte, North Carolina

ELLIS: BIG BUSINESS IS THROWING A PITY PARTY OVER TRUMP’S TARIFFS

This post was originally published on this siteEditor’s note: Hundreds of America’s biggest companies are fighting hard to keep buying cheap stuff from China rather than rebuild America’s industrial base.  The administration continues to move forward with imposing 25 percent tariffs on China. Please follow and like us:

Let’s Go to the Movies: June 20, 2019 – The Worricker Trilogy

This post was originally published on this site Movies often describe the role played by society and the media in framing our understanding of the world and our view of events and of each other. This week in Let’s Go to the Movies, I revisit one of my favorites: The Worricker Trilogy. (See my review … Read moreLet’s Go to the Movies: June 20, 2019 – The Worricker Trilogy

New York’s ‘Green Light Bill’ Offers Driver’s Licenses to Illegal Immigrants

This post was originally published on this site Tue, Jun 18th 2019 @ 12:29 pm EDT On Monday the New York Senate passed the “Green Light Bill,” which is designed to give illegal aliens what New York considers the “right to a driver’s license. Last week, the New York State Assembly passed the bill with … Read moreNew York’s ‘Green Light Bill’ Offers Driver’s Licenses to Illegal Immigrants

The Web Integrity Project’s monitoring processes reveal an increasing disparity in Spanish-language HIV/AIDs content

This post was originally published on this siteWIP Monitoring Analyst, Aaron Lemelin, reflects on WIP’s monitoring processes in the context of the overhaul of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s HIV/AIDS website. A screenshot from our web monitoring software showing changes made to the sidebar of the CDC HIV/AIDS website, including the removal of the … Read moreThe Web Integrity Project’s monitoring processes reveal an increasing disparity in Spanish-language HIV/AIDs content

RSG099 – What Matthew Daus Has Learned From 20 Years in the Transportation Industry

This post was originally published on this siteI’ve only been in the rideshare industry for five years, but in Uber and Lyft terms, that might as well be a lifetime! Over the last few years, the mobility industry has exploded – from cars to bikes to scooters, and even delivery by drone. However, all this … Read moreRSG099 – What Matthew Daus Has Learned From 20 Years in the Transportation Industry

Need more gender diversity: Amazon India chief

This post was originally published on this siteDiversity of talent, from a gender perspective, would be a top priority area for Amazon India, according to Amazon India chief Amit Agarwal, as he addressed his staff in an all-hands meeting on Tuesday, two people present there said. Agarwal’s comments come as the local arm of Seattle-based … Read moreNeed more gender diversity: Amazon India chief

America’s Managerial Elite Has Failed, But We Can’t Get Rid of Them

This post was originally published on this siteThe system is broken, and the managerial elite will keep it broken because it serves their interests to keep it broken. America’s managerial elite came to do good and stayed to do well–at the expense of everyone beneath them. Now that they’ve entrenched themselves at the top of the … Read moreAmerica’s Managerial Elite Has Failed, But We Can’t Get Rid of Them

PM Narendra Modi meets key secretaries to finalise 100-day agenda

This post was originally published on this sitePM Modi on Tuesday brainstormed with top bureaucrats of finance and other ministries to finalise the government’s 100-day agenda with a focus to revive the sagging economy and create jobs. Sources said the meeting at the PM’s residence had in attendance all 5 secretaries in the finance ministry … Read morePM Narendra Modi meets key secretaries to finalise 100-day agenda

When Normality Became Abnormal

This post was originally published on this siteVictor Davis Hanson // American Greatness Donald Trump is many things. But one thing he is not is a defender of the 2009-2016 status quo and accepted progressive convention. Since 2017, everything has been in flux. Lots of past conventional assumptions of the Obama-Clinton-Romney-Bush generation were as unquestioned … Read moreWhen Normality Became Abnormal