GE Fraud, DB Trouble & Bo Polny on Coming Biblical Market Crash

By Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com (WNW 396 8.16.19) If you wanted another sign the economy is not doing well, look no further than the latest allegations General Electric is a “bigger fraud than Enron.”  The person making this charge is Harry Markopolos who uncovered the $60 billion Bernie Madoff scam years ago. This is a DOW … Read moreGE Fraud, DB Trouble & Bo Polny on Coming Biblical Market Crash

Unsealed Warrant and Forfeiture Complaint Seek Seizure of Oil Tanker “Grace 1” for Unlawful Use of U.S. Financial System to Support and Finance IRGC’s Sale of Oil Products to Syria

A seizure warrant and forfeiture complaint were unsealed today in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia alleging that Oil Tanker “Grace 1,” all petroleum aboard it and $995,000.00 are subject to forfeiture based on violations of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA), bank fraud statute, and money laundering statute, as well … Read moreUnsealed Warrant and Forfeiture Complaint Seek Seizure of Oil Tanker “Grace 1” for Unlawful Use of U.S. Financial System to Support and Finance IRGC’s Sale of Oil Products to Syria

Papad, cosmetics, honey push Khadi Comm sales up 25% to Rs 75,000 crore

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) has reported an over 25% jump in sales to a little under Rs 75,000 crore during 2018-19. And, it is the humble papad, honey and cosmetics that have contributed to a major chunk of the state-owned entity’s revenues, with the much-hyped khadi products contributing just around 4.3% of the … Read morePapad, cosmetics, honey push Khadi Comm sales up 25% to Rs 75,000 crore

U.S. Department of Labor Announces Job Corps Contracting Reform

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor announced the release of the first solicitation under the new firm-fixed price approach to procuring Job Corps center operations on Federal Business Opportunities at https://www.fbo.gov/index?s=opportunity&mode=form&id=8ebcfadd06ee5319297bd729f8ed447f&tab=core&_cview=0. The vast majority of Job Corps centers are operated through contracts awarded on a competitive basis to private business operators. The Department … Read moreU.S. Department of Labor Announces Job Corps Contracting Reform

ASIC’s Responsible Lending First Round Hearings Concluded

The big four bank has told ASIC to consider the utility of the broker channel before proposing bespoke responsible lending obligations, adding that it has not identified a notable difference in the quality of loans originated by the channel.  Via The Adviser. In February, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) launched a review to update its … Read moreASIC’s Responsible Lending First Round Hearings Concluded

Westpac Changes Mortgage Underwriting Policies

Following its Tuesday victory against ASIC, with the court dismissing the regulator’s allegations of irresponsible lending, Westpac has announced a spectrum of changes to its home lending policies. From Australian Broker. The updated guidelines are set to go into effect on 20 August, at not only the major, but its associated brands: St. George, Bank … Read moreWestpac Changes Mortgage Underwriting Policies

FACT CHECK: Venezuela’s “that’s not real socialism” is actually real socialism

Venezuela is paling around with Russia, Iran, and other socialist countries. Together, they are using Venezuela’s wealth, geography, and oil for strategic gain while the people of Venezuela suffer. The post FACT CHECK: Venezuela’s “that’s not real socialism” is actually real socialism appeared first on Dinesh D’Souza. Please follow and like us:

Flipkart hits Walmart’s international profit

Walmart’s international unit saw operating profits fall by 30% to $900 million in the second quarter ended July of the financial year 2020, primarily due to the inclusion of Flipkart. Walmart’s net sales in international markets fall by 1.1% to $29.1 billion but reported strong numbers in its the US. Walmart had acquired 77% stake … Read moreFlipkart hits Walmart’s international profit

Desis’ Q1 foreign trip bill at new high

In June 2019 alone, spending on foreign travel amounted to $596 million — the highest since the RBI started collating data. This year’s June travel spend accounted for 42% of the foreign exchange purchased by Indian individuals. In the first quarter FY20, international travel cost the country $1,594 billion of the total $4,181 billion in … Read moreDesis’ Q1 foreign trip bill at new high

Obama Justice (sic) Department Was Totally Corrupt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: 202-646-5188 August 15, 2019   Judicial Watch Releases Email Exchanges of Russian-Related Material between Nellie Ohr and DOJ Top Official Lisa Holtyn During the Time Ohr Worked at Fusion GPS (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch today released 72 pages of documents from the U.S. Department of Justice containing Russia-related emails sent from Nellie Ohr to high-ranking … Read moreObama Justice (sic) Department Was Totally Corrupt

The New York Times Is the Champion Liar of the World and Leading Propaganda Instrument for War with Iran

The New York Times Is the Champion Liar of the World and Leading Propaganda Instrument for War with Iran FAIR: The NYT’s Pro-War Arguments Against War With Iran The post The New York Times Is the Champion Liar of the World and Leading Propaganda Instrument for War with Iran appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org. Please follow … Read moreThe New York Times Is the Champion Liar of the World and Leading Propaganda Instrument for War with Iran

‘Black Communities Are Already Living in a Tech Dystopia’ – CounterSpin interview with Ruha Benjamin on racism and technology

Janine Jackson interviewed Ruha Benjamin about racism and technology for the August 9, 2019, episode of CounterSpin. This is a lightly edited transcript. Play Stop pop out X MP3 Link Janine Jackson: Welcome to CounterSpin, your weekly look behind the headlines. I’m Janine Jackson. SFGate (7/22/15) This week on CounterSpin: Listeners may have heard about … Read more‘Black Communities Are Already Living in a Tech Dystopia’ – CounterSpin interview with Ruha Benjamin on racism and technology

Is White Genocide in Our Future?, by Paul Craig Roberts

“The perception that mass shootings are a “white man’s problem” lingers around the country because white mass shooters tend to get more publicity. And, the twisted young male who goes on a public shooting spree fits a certain kind of media narrative. But when we actually study the mass shootings that took place in 2019,… … Read moreIs White Genocide in Our Future?, by Paul Craig Roberts

A San Francisco Every Month, by Godfree Roberts

San Franciscans unable to afford the $3,600 monthly rental for a one bedroom apartment sleep in the streets and, like most world cities Beijing recently faced a similar problem. Twenty-three million prosperous Beijingers wanted meals from local restaurants but the quarter-million migrant workers who delivered them could not afford the city’s eye-watering rents. Resourcefully, they… … Read moreA San Francisco Every Month, by Godfree Roberts

The Root Cause of Mass Shootings Is the Rage of Alienation, by Ted Rall

Mass shootings prompt simple explanations of the gunman’s motivation. At Columbine High School in Colorado, the killers supposedly snapped after being bullied. The guy who shot up a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado, was wild-eyed, carrot-topped nuts. After a massacre at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, an anti-immigrant manifesto posted online pointed to right-wing… … Read moreThe Root Cause of Mass Shootings Is the Rage of Alienation, by Ted Rall

“White Supremacy”—the “Devil Term” Invented to Dispossess Americans, by F. Roger Devlin

See, earlier, by John Derbyshire: “Racism” (The Word) Becoming Obsolete Because Of Racism—Anti-White, That Is Founding stock Americans are now perilously close to becoming a powerless minority ruled over by aliens who cherish a carefully cultivated resentment—not to say hatred—towards us. If nothing is done to change the trajectory in which our society is moving,… … Read more“White Supremacy”—the “Devil Term” Invented to Dispossess Americans, by F. Roger Devlin

AI becomes first Indian airline to fly over North Pole

Air India’s Delhi-San Francisco flight, which usually overflies the Atlantic or the Pacific ocean, cut across latitudes instead on Thursday to fly over zero degrees north in a feat that would probably be Air India’s last hurrah before it is privatised. Air India is now officially the first Indian airline to operate commercial flights over … Read moreAI becomes first Indian airline to fly over North Pole

SPECIAL ONE AMERICA NEWS PRESENTATION OF CHRIS FARRELL’S “ON WATCH” WITH AN EXPERT PANEL

To be aired at 5 pm ET Saturday and Sunday across the One America News Network FEATURING… Michael Bekesha Senior Attorney Scott Presler Activist Kimberly Klacik Activist Robert Arce Former Phoenix, Arizona, narcotics detective and currently an author at Breitbart Texas Be sure to watch One America News this Saturday and Sunday at 5 pm … Read moreSPECIAL ONE AMERICA NEWS PRESENTATION OF CHRIS FARRELL’S “ON WATCH” WITH AN EXPERT PANEL

An open data maturity scale for cities to find right-sized solutions

Local governments are often ambitious when it comes to innovating around open data and civic technology — they envision highly developed tools and open data products that will change the way communities solve problems. But sometimes open data projects fall flat because of any number of challenges: data isn’t usable, data is hard for users … Read moreAn open data maturity scale for cities to find right-sized solutions

The German–Soviet Non-Aggression Pact: A Bad Deal, 80 Years Ago

Victor Davis Hanson // National Review Some 80 years ago, on August 23, 1939, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact, formally known as the “Treaty of Non-Aggression between Germany and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.” The world was shocked — and terrified — by the … Read more → Please … Read moreThe German–Soviet Non-Aggression Pact: A Bad Deal, 80 Years Ago

NIST Awards $6.6 Million for Research to Help Structures Better Withstand Earthquakes, Wind and Fire

NIST Awards $6.6 Million for Research to Help Structures Better Withstand Earthquakes, Wind and Fire August 15, 2019 kcpullen@doc.gov Thu, 08/15/2019 – 14:45 Infrastructure NIST has awarded more than $6.6 million to study ways buildings can be made more resilient to hazards such as the 2011 Joplin tornado that destroyed this large store. NIST The … Read moreNIST Awards $6.6 Million for Research to Help Structures Better Withstand Earthquakes, Wind and Fire

IBU Members Win Strike at Alaska Marine Highway System

Taking action: IBU members picketed the MV COLUMBIA in Ketchikan in late July. IBU workers on the Columbia, Flagship of the Alaska Marine Highway System fleet, were the first to strike this month – and the first to strike 42 years ago when the IBU was forced out in 1977. By late 2018, the Inlandboatmen’s … Read moreIBU Members Win Strike at Alaska Marine Highway System

(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Manufacturing’s Recession Lengthens but Tariffs’ Role Stays Fuzzy

The modest momentum showed by domestic manufacturing in the previous two Federal Reserve industrial production reports disappeared in this morning’s edition of the monthly survey, as overall real manufacturing output in July fell month-to-month (by 0.36 percent) for the first time since April. Worse, the new data lengthened domestic industry’s recession, with inflation-adjusted production now … Read more(What’s Left of) Our Economy: Manufacturing’s Recession Lengthens but Tariffs’ Role Stays Fuzzy

Judicial Watch Releases Email Exchanges of Russian-Related Material between Nellie Ohr and DOJ Top Official Lisa Holtyn During the Time Ohr Worked at Fusion GPS

(Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 72 pages of documents from the U.S. Department of Justice containing Russia-related emails sent from Nellie Ohr to high-ranking DOJ official Lisa Holtyn at  the time Ohr worked with anti-Trump dossier firm Fusion GPS. Holtyn at the time was a top aide to former Associate Deputy Attorney General … Read moreJudicial Watch Releases Email Exchanges of Russian-Related Material between Nellie Ohr and DOJ Top Official Lisa Holtyn During the Time Ohr Worked at Fusion GPS