Archive for September 7th, 2010

France grinds to halt as thousands protest at change to retirement age

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

By John Lichfield IndependentUK Wednesday, 8 September 2010 colossal turnout for nationwide protests against pension reform yesterday threatened President Nicolas Sarkozy with a long winter of discontent if he pushes ahead with plans to increase the French retirement age from 60 to 62. Trades unions comfortably exceeded their target of mobilising two million people... »

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China’s young officers and the 1930s syndrome…(Must Read)

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard TelegraphUK September 7th, 2010 I try to remain optimistic that the US and China will work out a more or less amicable way to run the world for the next half century, a “Chimerica” of interwoven superpowers. But it was slightly disturbing to hear the warnings of a distinguished China-watcher at... »

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Bilderberg Mourns: Nationalism Gaining

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

By James P. Tucker Jr. AmericanFreePress.net A leading Bilderberg spokesman mourned that “right-wing populism is on the upswing” and is likely to destroy hopes of a world government because of increasing “hard-edged nationalism.” Charles Kupchan, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) and a professor at Georgetown University in Washington, wrote... »

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Blood Tests Show Elevated Level of Toxic Hydrocarbons in Gulf Residents

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

by George Washington ZeroHedge.com 09/07/2010 number of different chemists are finding elevated levels of toxic hydrocarbons in the bloodstream of Gulf coast residents. What is most disturbing about these results is that people who simply live near the water are showing higher than normal levels of toxic chemicals. These are not fishermen, shrimpers, oil... »

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Creepy Biometric IDs to Be Forced Onto India’s 1.2 Billion Inhabitants

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Fears about loss of privacy and government abuse abound as India gears up to biometrically identify and number its 1.2 billion inhabitants. By Ranjit Devraj AlterNet.com Fears about loss of privacy are being voiced as India gears up to launch an ambitious scheme to biometrically identify and number each of its 1.2 billion inhabitants.... »

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CHART OF THE DAY: Check Out The Sheer Panic Surrounding Anglo Irish Bank Today

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Joe Weisenthal BusinessInsider.com Sep. 7, 2010 Here’s a great sign of the panic surrounding Ireland today. 5-year Credit Default Swaps on Anglo Irish Bank went straight vertical today according to CMA, blasting well past old highs. All day there’s been ongoing chatter about the cost of the bailout, and whether the Irish government really... »

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Strike on the “Tube” causes London commuter havoc

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

By Stefano Ambrogi Reuters.com Tue Sep 7, 2010 (Reuters) – Millions of London commuters struggled to get to and from work on Tuesday as a 24-hour strike by workers on the capital’s underground rail system disrupted much of the network, hurting the city’s convalescent economy. Passengers took to bikes and buses, walked, or made... »

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Cyber Warfare: US Military Hackers and Internet Spies – US gets ready to knock the world offline

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

by Leonid Savin Global Research September 6, 2010 After October 1 thousands of US military hackers and spies will get down to their cyber war activities. The declarations for taking cyber defense measures can be heard more and more often in the US. US analysts state that information and communication networks, on which the... »

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Rosenberg: Here Are 13 Signs That We’re Actually In A Depression Right Now

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Gregory White BusinessInsider.com Sep. 7, 2010 David Rosenberg has outlined, in his latest letter, the 13 reasons with this so-called recovery is actually a depression. Rosenberg sums it up like this: This is what a depression is all about — an economy that 33 months after a recession begins, with zero policy rates, a... »

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Towards a World War III Scenario? The Role of Israel in Triggering an Attack on Iran

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Part II The Military Road Map by Michel Chossudovsky Global Research August 13, 2010 The stockpiling and deployment of advanced weapons systems directed against Iran started in the immediate wake of the 2003 bombing and invasion of Iraq. From the outset, these war plans were led by the US, in liaison with NATO and... »

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