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Confronting the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity

May 28th, 2016
By James Corbett

For me, the real danger is in assuming there is an objective viewpoint behind these fundamentally subjective editorial decisions, or even that such a viewpoint is a type of unattainable goal that is still worth striving for.

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LEGO Hits the Jackpot

May 25th, 2016
By James Corbett

I'm not afraid that my son will be lured over to the dark side by violent toys. But I do worry that a constant influx of police-state centered or militaristic entertainment will make him think that mobile police units and surveillance helicopters are normal par...

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Obama in Hiroshima

May 21st, 2016
By James Corbett

... lest we forget, for every Hiroshima and Nagasaki there is a firebombing of Tokyo or Read more

NATO Frets Over Libyan ISIS Problem That It Created

May 19th, 2016
By James Corbett

This farce is illustrative of the utter breakdown of Libya as a whole. Any pretence that Libya cohered as a single country was shattered along with the government that was bombed off the face of the earth in 2011.

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Count Your Blessings

May 10th, 2016
By James Corbett

...it would be borderline insane to be consciously thankful for everything that's good in your life at all times. But all too often we run the risk of the exact opposite insanity: dwelling only on our problems and focusing only on the things we hate.

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Going Going Gold

May 4th, 2016
By Alfred Adask

Again, it's too early to say for sure, but it certainly looks as if the price of gold has hit a turning point that augurs well for rising prices for the balance of 2016.

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Hastert Goes to Jail

April 30th, 2016
By James Corbett

This type of miraculous narrative of how a child abuser suddenly became a good man once ge...

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Oil Bloodbath

April 27th, 2016
By James Corbett

But it's not just the big name oil producers that are feeling the pinch. The next phase of the oil glut and crash is being felt by the petroleum engineers who were enticed by the promise of the $100000+ starting salaries that were attainable just a few years ago.

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How to Lose 9 Billion

April 23rd, 2016
By James Corbett

Given Theranos' board, it isn't diffi...

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How To Re Brand The IRS

April 20th, 2016
By James Corbett

How about a picture of a typical American workplace with good worker zombies shuffling in for another day of labour underneath a giant arch that reads: Taxation Macht Frei!

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The Debt for Nature Scam

April 16th, 2016
By James Corbett

 Never heard of the GEF, or debt-for-nature swaps, or the proceedings of the 4th World Wilderness Congress? Of course you haven't. The powers -that - shouldn't - be have decided it's better for their scheme if you don't.

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Everything Is Super Swell At Johnson and Johnson

April 13th, 2016
By James Corbett

So as you can see, Johnson & Johnson is a wonderful and much-loved brand that is trusted by everyone and is making gobs of money everywhere it goes. In conclusion, buy J&J and always remember: Big Pharma Loves You To Death!

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A Guide to Hiding Your Billions

April 9th, 2016
By James Corbett

So don't worry, fellow globalist bankster. This Panama Papers thing is intended for the plebs. Soon the choker will be cinched even more tightly around their necks. But your money is safe where it has always been: lining your pockets and greasing the palms of t...

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The One Sentence Summary of the Panama Papers

April 6th, 2016
By James Corbett

The justification that has been given for this all-seeing banking panopticon is that these governments need to have access to all of your banking information anywhere on the planet in order to crack down on tax evaders and money launderers

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5 Truths About the Economy the MSM Has Been Forced to Admit

April 4th, 2016
By James Corbett

The truth is a beach ball. You can spin it, distort it, ignore it, or push it under the water. But it has a way of po...

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How Janet Yellen Now Controls the Global Economy

March 30th, 2016
By James Corbett

For those looking for a solution to this situation, the answer is obvious. Run (don't walk) away from the banksters' rigged game. Every step toward disassocating yourself from the bankster system is a step away from this insanity.

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The Brussels Attacks in Context

March 26th, 2016
By James Corbett

Nobody ever mentions the role and the strategic importance of Brussels! Brussels is extremely important in the transp...

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What the FBI vs Apple showdown is really about

March 23rd, 2016
By James Corbett

What this show is ultimately about is the spectacle itself... the fact still remains that there are ways to access this information without a purpose-built Apple master key...

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FOMC Fallout

March 19th, 2016
By James Corbett

In effect, the markets are front-running every Fed move and baking future easing and accommodation into the cake. If the Fed tries to raise against those expectations they risk unwinding the entire post-Lehman “recovery” of inflated stock prices and ever-expanding ...

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Russia Withdraws From Syria As Peace Talks Begin

March 16th, 2016
By James Corbett

It remains to be seen whether the diplomats in Geneva can somehow snatch defeat from the jaws of victory and find a way to prolong the bloodshed and violence.

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Trump and Draghi

March 12th, 2016
By Bob Rinear

Josef Stalin said it best many years ago. He said the people who cast the votes decide nothing, the people who count the votes decide everything.

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