Archive for August 15th, 2011

Military Keynesianism Gone Haywire: Paul Krugman Pines For World War … Based On Ginned-Up Reasons

Monday, August 15th, 2011

by George Washington ZeroHedge.com 08/15/2011 As I have repeatedly documented, influential Americans are lobbying for war in order to save the American economy – what is often called “military Keynesianism”. For the first couple of years that I wrote on this topic, commenters more or less said, “That’s crazy, no one is calling for... »

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Osborne must brace for euro road crash

Monday, August 15th, 2011

It won’t happen at tomorrow’s meeting in Paris between Angela Merkel and Nicolas Sarkozy, where saving the euro will again focus on peripheral issues such as the need to underpin already agreed measures with governance and structural reform. By Jeremy Warner Guardian.co.uk 15 Aug 2011 But at some stage quite soon, European leaders are... »

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Half Of Americans Believe Austerity Will Lead To Violent Unrest

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Gold sales increase six fold in one week Steve Watson Prisonplanet.com Aug 15, 2011 Almost half of all Americans believe that government spending cuts will lead to civil unrest on a scale recently seen in London, according to a new survey. 48% of respondents in a Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey indicated that they... »

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Riots Opened Door For Authoritarian Hyperbole…(Door Open Here In Amerika, Too!!)

Monday, August 15th, 2011

The door has been left open for authoritarian hyperbole Following the riots the gap between professed civil libertarians and the right has narrowed. But police do need support John Kampfner Guardian.co.uk Sunday 14 August 2011 After 50 years of carrot it’s time for some stick, remonstrated the Mail on Sunday. Have the riots hardened... »

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We’ve been warned: the system is ready to blow

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Only a new way of managing the global economy can prevent more mayhem in the markets and on the streets Larry Elliott Guardian.co.uk Sunday 14 August 2011 For the past two centuries and more, life in Britain has been governed by a simple concept: tomorrow will be better than today. Black August has given... »

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How Japan’s Fukushima disaster may exacerbate population woes

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Japan’s aging population is resulting in a quickly shrinking workforce and low prospects for growth. Engaging women in the workforce more fully could help, but there’s cultural resistance. By Gavin Blair CSMonitor.com This week Japan announced that its population has fallen for the second year in a row, which – along with a shrinking... »

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TEPCO’s Darkest Secret

Monday, August 15th, 2011

By DAVID McNEILL and JAKE ADELSTEIN CounterPunch.org It is one of the mysteries of Japan’s ongoing nuclear crisis: How much damage did the March 11 earthquake do to the Fukushima Daiichi reactors before the tsunami hit? The stakes are high: If the quake structurally compromised the plant and the safety of its nuclear fuel,... »

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Big Brother 2.0: 10 New Ways That The Government Will Be Spying On You And Controlling Your Behavior

Monday, August 15th, 2011

EndOfTheAmericanDream.com Are you ready for Big Brother 2.0? If you think that the hundreds of ways that the government watches, monitors, tracks and controls us now are bad, just wait until you see what is coming. We live in an age when paranoia is running wild. As technology continues to develop at an exponential... »

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“The Sequel”: How 2011 Is A Repeat of 2008—Only Bigger, Longer, and Uncut by Bailouts

Monday, August 15th, 2011

by Gonzalo Lira ZeroHedge.com 08/15/2011 I might have missed it, but I don’t think anyone has noticed this simple truism: The structural causes that led to the Global Financial Crisis of 2008 are identical to the structural causes that are leading us to another systemic financial crisis in 2011. The only difference is the... »

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Swiss Ponder Unthinkable as World’s Chaos Turns Franc Economy Upside Down

Monday, August 15th, 2011

By Simone Meier Bloomberg.com Aug 15, 2011 Switzerland, the nation that hasn’t gone to war with a foreign power since Napoleon, is reluctantly debating a generational taboo: ceding monetary independence to win a battle over its runaway currency. Swiss National Bank Vice President Thomas Jordan said the central bank is assessing “a whole range... »

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