Tag Archives: Hunger

  • Daily Digest
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    Daily Digest 4/14 – Don’t Depend On Bank Deposit Insurance, The Strange Beauty Of Salt Mines

    by DailyDigest

    Sunday, April 14, 2013, 3:01 PM

    • Obama’s Budget Revives Benefits as Divisive Issue
    • Don’t Depend on Bank Deposit Insurance: Mike Shedlock
    • Faltering Courts, Mired in Delays
    • The Scary Risks of Safety Bubble Up
    • The Strange Beauty Of Salt Mines
    • Bingham Landslide
    • Millions face starvation as world warms, say scientists

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    Daily Digest 4/1 – Life Without Banks In Rural China, Israel Taps Offshore Gas Field

    by DailyDigest

    Monday, April 1, 2013, 2:40 PM

    • US news media has devolved to 'carnival act' – Hedges
    • As Banks in Cyprus Falter, Other Tax Havens Step In
    • China Releases New Measures to Restrict Housing Sales
    • Ancient Kingdoms in Land of War
    • For China's Rural Poor, Life Without Banks
    • WTI Oil Falls First Time in Six Days as Exxon Shuts Line
    • Israel Taps an Offshore Natural Gas Field
    • Total Dumps Canadian Oil Sands Project for $1.65bn Loss

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    Daily Digest 3/7 – Beware The Dow Jones High, Maine Town Declares Food Sovereignty

    by DailyDigest

    Thursday, March 7, 2013, 3:46 PM

    • Switzerland Clamps Down Hard on Obscene CEO Pay
    • Iran reportedly uses snipers to tackle Tehran's rat problem
    • SEC shares expertise with FBI on algorithmic trading
    • Billionaires Dumping Stocks, Economist Knows Why
    • John Williams Exposes Government Lies
    • Scary New Satellite Pictures Of China's Ghost Cities 
    • No down payment? No problem
    • Haunting images at the heart of Detroit’s financial emergency
    • Saving Detroit City Council from Itself
    • Housing fuels record $7.33-billion bank profits
    • ‘We are angry’: Quebec students return to streets for nighttime protest against tuition increases, 50 arrested
    • How Tiny Cameras Have Become Big Business
    • Junior miners in survival mode, bracing for industry-wide culling
    • Fiat Monetary Theory: The Gamblers
    • Beware The Dow Jones Nominal Record High
    • 30 Facts About The Coming Water Crisis That Will Change The Lives Of Every Person On The Planet
    • Maine Town Declares Food Sovereignty
    • The children going hungry in America
    • CDC sounds alarm on deadly, untreatable superbugs
    • Fending off the ‘nightmare bacteria’

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    Daily Digest 3/6 – Wall St Selling Junk Bonds At Record Pace, College Could Cost $300k In 10 Years

    by saxplayer00o1

    Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 3:47 PM

    • The Greek Catastrophe: Three Generations of Greek Workers
    • Public authorities rack up nearly $250 billion in debt
    • European Shares at Multi-Year Highs on Stimulus Hopes
    • Analysis – Older French face slow squeeze in pension reform
    • U.S. Tells G-7 to Avoid Currency Intervention Except Rare Cases
    • China's Ghost Towns: Deserted Cities Raise Fears of Debt Crisis
    • Food banks are thriving, much to the government's embarrassment
    • Egypt’s fuel shortages demonstrate perfect storm of economic pressures
    • Revealed: The shocking true scale of food poverty 
    • Report: Record 50,000 homeless now in NYC
    • Images of Japan's barren tsunami coast 2 years on
    • College could cost over $300k in 10 years
    • Wall Street selling junk bonds at record pace
    • Why America's middle class is losing ground
    • Gross Says Yen to Weaken to 100 Per Dollar on QE Concern

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest – August 8

    by Davos

    Saturday, August 8, 2009, 2:55 PM

    •  Misdisinformation
    • Hunger hits Detroit’s middle class (H/T Yashash)
    • Peter Schiff on Health Care & Don’t Put Words In My Mouth, (Video, H/T Spilldenmark)
    • Max Keiser – On Criminal Banking Syndicates, Moral Hazard, (Video on page)
    • Jeffrey Sachs, Columbia University, Crisis, Economic and Environmental and others (FORATV Video)
    • From Calculated Risk, Google Maps does foreclosures
    • TrimTabs Unemployment (Video on page)
    • Bankrupt: Federal Reserve Balance Sheet Upda

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