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Daily Digest 3/21 - China Begged Fed For "Plunge Protection Playbook" Before Crash, The Forgotten Shale Boom Towns

Monday, March 21, 2016, 10:15 AM
  • Analysis finds the Obama administration loses a record number of documents requested under the Freedom of Information Act
  • A Desperate China Begged Fed For "Plunge Protection Playbook" As Its Market Crashed
  • Hobson's Choice
  • Obama Visits Cuba 
  • Uruguay: A Permanent Vacation
  • As a Teacher, How Can I Help My Students Develop Their Brains?
  • Anti-protest laws ‘draconian’ and ‘oppressive’
  • The Forgotten Shale Boom Towns
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Daily Digest 3/19 - Foreign Govt's Dump U.S. Debt, We Are All Flint

Saturday, March 19, 2016, 12:24 PM
  • U.S. Government's Annual Financial Report Unable to Pass GAO Audit
  • Foreign governments dump U.S. debt at record rate
  • 2017 the Year from Political Hell 
  • The Fed Just Sank This Ship
  • Gold and Paper 1951–2016
  • Doug Casey: We are Leaving the Eye of the Hurricane!
  • How Oil Price Volatility Explains These Uncertain Times
  • Study Indicates That Organic And Sustainable Agriculture Can Feed The Planet
  • We Are All Flint
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Daily Digest 3/18 - Good News Friday: Renewable Energy Surge Stalls Greenhouse Gas Emissions, What Makes Us Human

Friday, March 18, 2016, 10:48 AM
  • How a Distant Ancestor's DNA Helps Reveal What Makes Us Human
  • U.S. Companies, Try This: Raise Your Minimum Pay
  • Gold Is Not All That Glitters
  • Surge in renewable energy stalls world greenhouse gas emissions
  • Big solar is heading for boom times in the U.S.
  • New Energy World Symposium
  • Japanese Researchers Discover Plastic-Eating Bacterium
  • The Hidden Language Of Bird Feathers
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Daily Digest 3/17 - U.S. Entangled In Yemen, Zero-Hour for the Precious Metals

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 11:12 AM
  • Causes of Revolution
  • Hungary's Orban "Rings Alarm Bells" On Brussels Plot To Create "United States Of Europe"
  • Bonds & Stocks Tumble As Core CPI Surges By Most Since October 2008
  • These Are The Energy Bonds Most Likely To Default In The Next Six Months
  • Zero-Hour for the Precious Metals
  • $5trn-a-day Forex rigging probe dropped despite evidence of criminality
  • Central Banks Move Into Crypto Currencies As Part Of Cashless Society Hustle
  • America’s Gestapo: The FBI’s Reign of Terror
  • Brazil Police Tapped Rousseff Discussing Lula Cabinet Post
  • Quiet Support for Saudis Entangles U.S. in Yemen
  • Former Fed Employee Avoids Jail, Gets $2,000 Fine For Stealing Fed Secrets On Behalf Of Goldman Sachs
  • More Plastic Than Fish in Oceans by 2050 Helps Drive Calls for Reduced Plastic Use
  • The Truth About This Mine Spill That The EPA Didn’t Tell You
  • Why Scientists on Two Continents Are Growing Dinosaur Parts on Chickens
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Daily Digest 3/16 - Farmers Struggling To Pay Debts, Recent Signs of Economic Troubles

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 12:44 PM
  • Unpaid subprime car loans hit 20-year high
  • Fracking accounts for about half of U.S. oil production
  • Price of branded prescription drugs in the US doubles in 5 years
  • Brazil pension funds see gap widen as liabilities rise
  • Canada deficit to hit C$29 billion this year, may prevent another rate cut: Reuters poll
  • Cash-strapped farmers struggle to pay cropland rents
  • India's Ugly Bad-Loans Situation Is About to Get Even Worse
  • Illinois state not paying out on auto accident claims
  • Yield-starved European insurers look past risks to mull emerging bonds
  • It’s payback time for emerging markets’ $1.6-trillion debt
  • Recent Signs of Economic Troubles
  • Linn Energy says bankruptcy may be 'unavoidable'
  • French growth to be less than 1.4 pct in 2016 - central bank chief
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Daily Digest 3/15 - Russia 'To Pull Forces Out Of Syria,' Millions At Risk For Sea-Level Rise

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 10:55 AM
  • Russia 'to pull its forces out of Syria'
  • Explaining Putin’s surprise move to pull most Russian forces out of Syria
  • The Queen of Chaos and the Threat of World War III
  • Former cyber czar says NSA could crack the San Bernadino shooter’s phone
  • Prescription Painkiller Crisis: Why Do Americans Consume 80 Percent Of All Prescription Painkillers?
  • There’s Only One Buyer Keeping S&P 500’s Bull Market Alive: C-suite Stock Option Collectors
  • Escape the U.S. Collapse in Uruguay
  • Solar Power Is About To Get MUCH Cheaper
  • Millions projected to be at risk from sea-level rise in the continental United States
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Daily Digest 3/14 - Labor Protests Multiply In China, The Unnatural Kingdom

Monday, March 14, 2016, 12:12 PM
  • Labor Protests Multiply in China as Economy Slows, Worrying Leaders
  • Obama narrows Supreme Court shortlist down to three
  • Donald Trump's ideology of violence
  • Ahead: Global Totalitarianism
  • Zika, ZIRP, and NIRP Viruses
  • February’s global temperatures rose to a startling new high
  • USA uses TPP-like trade-court to kill massive Indian solar project
  • The Unnatural Kingdom
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Daily Digest 3/13 - The Perils Of Running Gov't Like A Business, Renewable Energy’s Growing Pains

Sunday, March 13, 2016, 11:58 AM
  • Michigan Gov. Snyder confronts the perils of running government like a business
  • Remote Utah Enclave Becomes New Battleground Over Reach of U.S. Control
  • The government just admitted it will use smart home devices for spying
  • Researchers' idea will blow you away: 656-foot long blades on wind turbines
  • Renewable energy’s global growing pains 
  • Iran on Oil Freeze: ‘Leave Us Alone’ Until Production Higher
  • Almost everything you buy, from cereal to mascara, is killing the rain forest
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Daily Digest 3/12 - Oil Prices Heading For A Fall, The Fed's Got A Problem

Saturday, March 12, 2016, 12:01 PM
  • The Fed's Got A Problem
  • India's big move into solar is already paying off
  • A Top Performing Hedge Fund Just Went Record Short: Here's Why
  • The Geography Of Trumpism
  • Three laws could cut US gun deaths by 90%, study says
  • Oil Prices Heading For A Fall, Possibly Hard
  • Turkish Energy Security Under Threat 
  • Florida’s problem with sea level rise catches up with Rubio at debate
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Daily Digest 3/11 - Good News Friday: Replacing Plastic With Seaweed, Changing How Economics Is Taught

Friday, March 11, 2016, 11:27 AM
  • Changing how economics is taught
  • Obama and Canada’s Justin Trudeau Promote Ties and Climate Plan
  • Top US International Drug Official Signals Green Light for Countries to Decriminalize
  • How Asking 5 Questions Allowed Me to Eat Dinner With My Kids
  • Sidekick chemicals reverse antibiotic resistance in microbes
  • Spanish company Graphenano claims Graphene Polymer batteries with triple the energy density of lithium ion and commercialization by end of 2016
  • New Seaweed-Based Material Could Replace Plastic Packaging
  • Americans Want Fewer Politicians, More Sustainability in our Dietary Guidelines