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“NO” – The Future of Scottish Secession.

Scotland recently voted “No” to declaring independence. It was not a surprising result; I had predicted they would vote No. I also thought the vote would be close, which was also correct: I think it was 55% who voted No against 45% who voted Yes. I was a little disappointed to see a majority “No” […]

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Merchants of Death: Congress Authorizing Arms, Funding to Syrian Rebels.

On CNN, we read: The House on Wednesday approved President Obama’s request to arm and train Syrian rebels in the fight against ISIS. With significant opposition to the proposal in both parties, the vote was 273 -156. More than one third of the House — 71 Republicans and 85 Democrats — voted no. Passing this […]

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Ron Paul: “Will the Swiss Get Their Gold Back?”

Posted to the Ron Paul Institute, as written by Ron Paul. On November 30th, voters in Switzerland will head to the polls to vote in a referendum on gold. On the ballot is a measure to prohibit the Swiss National Bank (SNB) from further gold sales, to repatriate Swiss-owned gold to Switzerland, and to mandate […]

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The Death of Modern Economics.

On Reuters, we read: The euro was deep in the red on Friday, having suffered its steepest fall in three years after the European Central Bank stunned markets by cutting interest rates and embarking on a trillion-euro asset-buying binge. The aggressive shift sent short-term bond yields into negative territory in Germany, France, the Netherlands and […]

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The IRS Scandal – Lying to Our Faces.

The IRS is one of the most powerful organizations in America. They are more powerful than Congress. They know this. The IRS is not afraid of Congress in the least. That is why they have been giving Congress the middle finger in full view of the public. The ongoing IRS scandal is interesting to me. […]

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A New Nation: Scotland to Become Independent?

In The Telegraph, we read: David Cameron, Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg have cancelled Wednesday’s session of Prime Minister’s Question in Parliament so they can travel to Scotland to campaign against independence. In a joint statement, the three party leaders said that “the right place for us tomorrow is in Scotland, not at Prime Minister’s […]

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Imperial Presidency: Obama to Bypass Congress in Attacking ISIS.

On Yahoo! News, we read: President Barack Obama will ask Congress to quickly authorize the arming and training of Syrian opposition forces but will press forward without formal sign-off from lawmakers on a broader military and political effort to combat militants in Syria and Iraq, administration officials said Tuesday. The president’s broader strategy could include […]

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Obama to fight Islamic State AND Syrian President Assad?

On Yahoo! News, we read: The U.S. and its allies are trying to hammer out a coalition to push back the Islamic State group in Iraq… That, however, is far more complicated. If it launches airstrikes against the group in Syria, the U.S. runs the risk of unintentionally strengthening the hand of President Bashar Assad, […]

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Do You Care About Ukraine?

On, we read: As Air Force One landed in Estonia’s capital Wednesday, President Barack Obama’s message to Vladimir Putin — only 500 miles away in Moscow — was clear: Stay put. In a speech in Tallinn, Obama said the vision of a Europe dedicated to peace and freedom is “threatened by Russia’s aggression against […]

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Burger King Dodging Taxes, Facing Boycott?

On Yahoo! News, we read: Small, medium or large? The amount of outrage over Burger King’s deal to buy a Canadian donut chain could possibly determine whether the deal goes through — and helps Burger King dodge millions of dollars in U.S. taxes. Burger King’s (BKW) plan to buy the Tim Hortons (THI) chain —now […]

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