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7 Warning Signs We Have Been Set-Up for Economic Collapse

President Obama has rallied the Democrats with him against the Republicans in a battle to resolve the impending debt default by the US. Jack Lew, Secretary of the US Treasury warned last week that the US is quickly running out of cash, “this is our early-warning radar telling us that the bond market is beginning to focus on this as …

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Ancient Confession Found: ‘We Invented Jesus Christ’

Biblical scholars will be appearing at the ‘Covert Messiah’ Conference at Conway Hall in London on the 19th of October to present this controversial discovery to the British public.   American Biblical scholar Joseph Atwill will be appearing before the British public for the first time in London on the 19th of October to present a controversial new discovery: ancient …

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Richest 1% hold 46% of the world’s wealth

We are living through tough economic times but is that really true? News that global wealth has risen by 68 percent over the past 10 years to reach a new all-time high of $241 trillion certainly paints a different picture. According to Credit Suisse’s World Wealth Report global wealth is on the increase and the United States accounts for nearly …

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Report Finds Police Worldwide Criminalize Dissent, Assert New Powers in Crackdown on Protests

In a major new report, the International Network of Civil Liberties Organizations details a global crackdown on peaceful protests through excessive police force and the criminalization of dissent. The report, “Take Back the Streets: Repression and Criminalization of Protest Around the World,” warns of a growing tendency to perceive individuals exercising a fundamental democratic right — the right to protest …

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The USA Freedom Act: a look at the key points of the draft bill

Dan Roberts in Washington theguardian.com, Thursday 10 October 2013 17.16 EDT Director of national intelligence James Clapper. Sensenbrenner claimed intelligence chiefs had misused their powers. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Jim Sensenbrenner, the conservative Republican who co-authored the Patriot Act, is preparing to publish legislation that would significantly curtail the domestic surveillance powers afforded to the US intelligence agencies. The bill …

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Patriot Act author prepares bill to put NSA bulk collection ‘out of business’

Exclusive: Bipartisan bill pulls together existing efforts to dramatically reform the NSA in the wake of Snowden disclosures Dan Roberts in Washington theguardian.com, Thursday 10 October 2013 15.37 EDT Jim Sensenbrenner told the Guardian: ‘The disclosure that NSA employees were spying on their spouses … was very chilling.’ Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The conservative Republican who co-authored America’s Patriot Act …

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US Treasury warns against possible default

The US Treasury Secretary has warned that a possible US debt default would cause “irrevocable damage” to the US economy. Testifying before the Senate Finance Committee on the 10th day of a partial federal government shutdown, Jack Lew said Thursday that the continued brinksmanship over the debt limit risks unforeseen consequences in the financial markets, the Guardian reported. Select Bitrate200 …

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House Republicans offer to lift debt ceiling through December

(Reuters) – Republicans in the House of Representatives on Thursday unveiled a plan that would avert a looming U.S. default, in a sign that lawmakers may end a standoff that has rattled financial markets and thrown America’s future creditworthiness into question. Ahead of a meeting with President Barack Obama, it was unclear whether Republicans would be willing to end a …

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Federal Lawsuit: UN Killed Thousands in Haiti With Cholera

International scientists have concluded that the UN is responsible for the cholera outbreak that occurred in Haiti in 2010 that killed more than 8,000 residents and sickened an estimated 650,000. In a Federal District Court in Manhattan, a billion dollar suit was filed to force the UN to compensate the victims because of the use of a bioweapon in Haiti. …