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Lightening-Fast COT Reversal: Now Fairly Bearish For Gold And Silver

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017

That didn’t take long at all. Just a few weeks after the Commitment of Traders (COT) Reports for gold and silver turned positive – setting off a nice rally in both metals’ prices – this indicator has flipped back to strongly negative. In gold especially, speculators (always wrong at big turning points) have loaded up […]

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South Asia Faces Fury of Floods

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

DHAKA, Aug 20 (IPS) – Aid agencies warn of a serious unfolding humanitarian crisis as floodwaters continue to inundate new areas of three South Asian countries, forcing millions of people to flee their homes for shelters.

Read the full story, “South Asia Faces Fury of Floods”, on globalissues.org


Civilians Increasingly Bearing Burden of Armed Conflicts in Arab Region

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

GENEVA, Switzerland, Aug 18 (IPS) – The war in Syria has now entered its 6th year and is becoming the world’s worst man-made disaster.

Read the full story, “Civilians Increasingly Bearing Burden of Armed Conflicts in Arab Region”, on globalissues.org


High-Profile Sectors Start To Roll Over

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Long credit cycles like the current one always end with a crash. But first they deteriorate. The headline numbers remain positive while under the surface a growing list of sectors start to falter. It’s only when the latter reach a critical mass that market psychology turns dark. How far along is this process today? Pretty […]

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Social Media Teaches Neo-Nazis — And Everyone Else — An Important Lesson

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

The white supremacists who descended on Charlottesville, VA last weekend seem to have forgotten why their grandpappies wore hoods on such occasions: If regular folks find out you’re crazy, they tend not to like you as much. Combine those exposed neo-Nazi faces with ubiquitous smart phones and the result is the mass-outing of hundreds of […]

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Women Build Rural Infrastructure in Bangladesh

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

DHAKA, Aug 13 (IPS) – Breaking all the social barriers and taboos, poor women in Bangladesh are now engaged in rural development works across the country as labourers.

Read the full story, “Women Build Rural Infrastructure in Bangladesh”, on globalissues.org


Promise or Peril? Africa’s 830 Million Young People by 2050

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

ACCRA, Ghana / NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 11 (IPS) – Last month, Spanish charity workers rescued 167 migrants arriving from Africa aboard a small boat.

Read the full story, “Promise or Peril? Africa’s 830 Million Young People by 2050”, on globalissues.org


Really Bad Ideas, Part 3: Government Debt Isn’t Actually Debt

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

The failure of fiat currency and fractional reserve banking to produce a government-managed utopia is generating very few mea culpas, but lots of rationalizations. Strangest of all these rationalizations might be the notion that government debt is not really a liability, but an asset. Where personal and business loans are bad if taken to excess, […]

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Top Ten Videos — August 8

Monday, August 7th, 2017

Chris Martenson wonders where all the bugs have gone. Schiff and Keiser debate bitcoin. Rick Rule is buying junior miners now that “entry points are much more reasonable.”                    

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The End of UN Habitat?

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

UNITED NATIONS, Aug 04 (IPS) – At the beginning of August, the High Level Independent Panel to Assess and Enhance Effectiveness of UN-Habitat came out with its report. Before commenting on the Panel Report I want to put up front that I know that a lot of the staff in UN Habitat do excellent work and its same they weren’t given a proper role in Habitat III.

Read the full story, “The End of UN Habitat?”, on globalissues.org



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