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Downfall of The Dollar

For what seems like decades, other countries have been tiptoeing away from their dependence on the US dollar. China, Russia, and India have cut deals in which they agree to accept each others’ currencies for bi-lateral trade while Europe, obviously, designed the euro to be

BIG Move! Venezuela Begins Publishing Oil Basket Price In Yuan

Two days after the WSJ confirmed Maduro’s earlier threat that he would stop accepting US Dollars as payment for crude oil imports, Venezuela has done just that. As a reminder, and as we reported previously, in an effort to circumvent U.S. sanctions, Venezuela told oil

Massive ‘Mega Quake’ Drill Being Held In Washington State

It’s being called the largest exercise of any kind in Washington state history, and it’s all about getting ready for what scientists say is coming: a magnitude 9 earthquake and ensuing tsunami. Learn More: http://www.king5.com/news/local/massi…

Venezuela Is About to Ditch the Dollar! You Should Know What Is to Follow

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Thursday that Venezuela will be looking to “free” itself from the U.S. dollar next week, Reuters reports. According to the outlet, Maduro will look to use the weakest of two official foreign exchange regimes (essentially the way Venezuela will manage

IRMA Is Going To Devastate The US – FEMA Head Warns

The hurricane Irma that is expected to make a landfall in the United States, is going to “devastate” the country, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said on Friday. Learn More: https://sputniknews.com/us/2017090810…RNS See Also: (Dahboo77) – Homeless Being Rounded Up and Held

Mexico Earthquake Shifted Fault by 32 Feet

The massive earthquake that hit Mexico late in the night of September 7 is the biggest in the region in almost a century. Seismologists now say the magnitude 8.1 quake was so large it moved the fault up by 10 meters (32 feet), as the

Petition to Seize Assets of George Soros Gains 80k Signatures

In less than a fortnight, more than 80,000 people have signed a petition accusing billionaire investor George Soros of sedition against the US and demanding that he and his affiliates be declared “domestic terrorists” and that his assets be seized. The petition was initially launched

Unprecedented Show of Force: US Sends B-1Bs, F-35s to Korea

A day after President Donald Trump finally broke his silence on North Korea after the isolated nation twice provoked its geopolitical adversaries in the span of just four days, Yonhap is reporting that the US sent four F-35B stealth jets and two nuclear-capable B-1B strategic

North Korea Fires Missile Over Japan

North Korea fired a missile that passed over northern Japan early on Tuesday, the Japanese government said. The government’s J-Alert warning system advised people in the area to take precautions, but public broadcaster NHK said there was no sign of damage. The Japanese military did

Trump Lifts Ban On Military Gear to Local Police Forces

The Trump administration Monday lifted a controversial ban on the transfer of some surplus military equipment to police departments whose battlefield-style response to rioting in a St. Louis suburb three years ago prompted a halt to the program. The new plan takes effect immediately and

Heads Up! Congress Quietly Passed Bill Allowing Warrantless Searches

A bill that will allow homes to be searched without a warrant was passed with overwhelming support by the United States Congress, and signed into law by President Trump—and it happened with no media coverage and very little fanfare. On the surface, House Joint Resolution

Trump Elevates Cyber Command to Unified Combatant Command

Statement by Donald J. Trump on the Elevation of Cyber Command I have directed that United States Cyber Command be elevated to the status of a Unified Combatant Command focused on cyberspace operations. This new Unified Combatant Command will strengthen our cyberspace operations and create

Stock Market Warning Siren Is Blaring

Are we blinded yet by the brilliance of corporate earnings? “Adjusted” earnings growth is 10.2% year-over-year in the second quarter, according to FactSet, based on the 91% of the companies in the S&P 500 that have reported results. The energy sector was a key driver,

Products Flying Off Shelves at Army Surplus Stores In Japan

As the rhetoric ramps up over North Korea and nuclear weapons, the cash registers have been ringing at a local Army Supply store, where some are apparently prepping for a third World War. Ben Orr, the manager of Joe’s Army Navy in Royal Oak, says

Guam Issues Survival Pamphlet to Residents After Threat of Nuclear Strike

Public safety officials in Guam have distributed a two-page pamphlet advising island residents how to prepare and react should North Korea follow through on threats to launch a nuclear strike against the U.S. territory. The document includes several ominous warnings, the first being: “Do not

China Says It Will Stop U.S. If They Strike North Korea First

If North Korea launches an attack that threatens the United States then China should stay neutral, but if the United States attacks first and tries to overthrow North Korea’s government China will stop them, a Chinese state-run newspaper said on Friday. President Donald Trump ratcheted

It Could Happen

The new Economist cover. Designed before today’s Trump comments. The little bird on the obliterated tree branch is the twitter icon. Learn More: https://twitter.com/Jim_Gardner/statu…

Mattis Warns North Korea to ‘Stand Down’ or Face Destruction

BREAKING: U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warns North Korea to “stand down” in its pursuit of nuclear weapons. Mattis says U.S. and allied militaries possess greatest capabilities on Earth, warns North Korea its actions will be “grossly overmatched”. Mattis warns North Korea against “actions that

US Consumer Credit Card Debt Balloons to All-Time High

American consumers have accumulated $1.02 trillion of debt on their credit cards as of June, according to the US Federal Reserve. This is more than the record set just before the 2008 financial crisis. US household debt balances were $12.73 trillion in March 2017, compared

US Intelligence Says North Korea Is Making Missile-Ready ‘Mini Nukes’

North Korea has successfully produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead that can fit inside its missiles, crossing a key threshold on the path to becoming a full-fledged nuclear power, U.S. intelligence officials have concluded in a confidential assessment. Learn More: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/…

The Markets Have Never Done This Before- Watch the Signs

A fascinating statistic about the current no-vol state of the market, courtesy of Deutsche’s Jim Reid, who points out that the last time we had 13 consecutive days in which the S&P moved less than 0.3% in either direction was… never: Learn More: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08…

Chaos Continues: Venezuela Claims It “Crushed” A Military Rebellion

One day after Maduro’s new “constituent assembly” expelled chief prosecutor Luisa Ortega Diaz – the highest-ranking member of President Maduro’s administration to break ranks with the authoritarian – from her post and ordered her to stand trial, confirming fears that it would use its unchecked

McMaster Warns U.S. Is Preparing “Preventive War” On Kim’s Regime

The United States is preparing for all options to counter the growing threat from North Korea, including launching a “preventive war,” national security adviser H.R. McMaster said in an interview that aired Saturday on MSNBC. The comments come after North Korea carried out two tests

Trump Threatens China With New Trade War

Amid expectations of the US launching investigations into China’s alleged theft of American intellectual property as well as unfair trade practices, Beijing appears unmoved by the imminent probe while US businesses fear reprisals in case the row unintentionally escalates. Washington is expected to soon announce

South Korea Is Preparing A “Surgical Strike” Against The North

According to a report in South Korea’s Munhwa Ilbo newspaper, which cites an unidentified government official, South Korea’s military is preparing a “surgical strike” scenario that could wipe out North Korean command and missile and nuclear facilities following an order by S.Korea’s President Moon Jae-in.

Time for Talk On N.Korea Is ‘Over’ – US Envoy to UN

The US envoy to the UN, Nikki Haley, has said that the time for talk on North Korea is “over,” and that another weak UNSC resolution is “worse than nothing.” Tensions are flaring over Pyongyang’s recent tests of what it said were intercontinental ballistic missiles.

This Is A Full-Blown Scandal That Affects Over 800,000 People

Wells Fargo is in boiling hot water. Again. One day after the NYT reported the latest major scandal involving Warren Buffett’s favorite bank, in which the bank was busted less than a year after its miss-selling fraud cost the former CEO his job, revealing that

Tensions Rise! South Korea Now Wants More THAAD Defense Systems

In the immediate aftermath of North Korea testing an intercontinental ballistic missile, South Korean President Moon Jae-in ordered talks with the US about adding more Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) missile interceptor systems to South Korea. While the move may seem like a common-sense defensive

Beware The Ides Of October… US Hits Debt Limit On Sept 29th, 2017

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin informed Congress on Friday that action would be needed on the debt ceiling by September 29th. “Based upon our available information, I believe that it is critical that Congress act to increase the nation’s borrowing authority by September 29, 2017. I

“The Entire US Territory Is Now Within Striking Range” Warns Kim

Confirming a Friday report by David Wright, physicist and co-director of the UCS Global Security Program, that the newest North Korean ICBM – which on Friday night flew for 45 minutes, reaching an altitude of up to 3,725 kilometers and traveled just under 1,000 kilometers

Hawaii Just Released An Ominous Guide On Surviving A Nuclear Strike

Hawaii’s Emergency Management Agency released an ominous statement on how to survive and proceed in the event of a nuclear attack. Citizens of Hawaii are advised to look out for emergency sirens, alerts, wireless notifications, or flashes of “brilliant white light” that will indicate that

Get Ready for Huge War Games On Our East Coast, Gulf of Mexico

The Navy intends to fire missiles, rockets, lasers, grenades and torpedoes, detonate mines and explosive buoys, and use all types of sonar in a series of live war exercises in inland and offshore waters along the East Coast. In New England, the areas where the

Russia Vows to Shoot Down Any Aircraft West of Euphrates River

Russia has warned US and coalition forces it will shoot down any aircraft or drones encroaching on its area of operations in western Syria. The Russian ministry of defense said it is now treating any coalition aircraft flying west of the Euphrates as targets following

Russian Jet Comes Within 5 Feet of US Spy Plane Near Russia’s Border

Update: Responding to allegations its jet had made “provocative” maneuvers, Moscow countered that the US spy plane flying toward the Russian border made a “provocative turn” toward a fighter jet, which had been scrambled for an interception mission. As noted earlier, the Pentagon claimed the