Tag Archives: South Korea

  • Blog

    The Relentless Push Towards War

    This time with North Korea. Why?
    by Chris Martenson

    Saturday, April 29, 2017, 3:53 AM


    As I’ve written extensively in the past, as was the case with Russia last fall, this push to war includes a series of carefully-crafted talking points being endlessly repeated over the print and airwaves. 

    It’s an ever-present condition of living in our manufactured reality, where what we are told to care about is beamed at us around the clock  in a rather tediously but emotionally-manipulative way on the “news.”

    Today's big ‘bogeyman’ is North Korea.  Have you wondered why?

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    Daily Digest 4/17 – Cyprus Braces For Russian Exodus, Half NYC Workforce On Food Stamps

    by saxplayer00o1

    Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 6:37 PM

    • Ohio’s $500 Billion Oil Dream Fades as Drillers Misjudge: Energy
    • Cyprus braces for Russian cash exodus
    • Italy May Cut $6.6 Billion in Defense Spending This Year
    • Detroit's encroaching blight as seen through Google and Bing maps
    • Smithsonian to close galleries due to budget cuts
    • Three-fold increase in demand for Gold: Jewellers
    • Bailouts push German debt to new record
    • Italy's temporary layoff scheme runs out of cash, sparks protests
    • Almost half of NYC workforce on food stamps
    • Let them eat vegetables: Egypt's wheat farmers hit hard by diesel price hikes
    • South Korea Proposes $15.3 Billion Stimulus Budget
    • EU warns of budget constraints as Cyprus seeks more aid

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest 12/5 – US-South Korea Trade Deal ‘Win-Win’, EU Bailout Fund Increase?, Cap-and-Trade Plans

    by DailyDigest

    Sunday, December 5, 2010, 4:00 PM

    • Mauldin: Texas, Ireland and Ten Little Indians
    • US South Korea Free Trade Deal a ‘Win-Win’
    • Australia’s Central Bank Set to Pause on Rates as Economy Slows
    • The Bond Vigilantes Have Moved to Dublin
    • EU’s Bailout Fund May Be Increased, Reynders Says in a Break With Merkel
    • Age of Cheap Oil Is Over: IEA’s Chief Economist (Video)
    • States Want Their Cap-and-Trade Plans Added to U.S. EPA’s Carbon Limits

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    Daily Digest 10/18 – Production Declines, South Korea’s Gold Holdings, French Strikes

    by DailyDigest

    Monday, October 18, 2010, 2:50 PM

    • As South Korea Sets Off To Formally Expand Its Gold Holdings, Is China Far Behind?
    • Bitter Feud at ECB over Monetary Policy
    • Production in U.S. Unexpectedly Falls for First Time in a Year
    • Japan Goes From Dynamic to Disheartened
    • Bienvenue en France (mais, nous sommes fermés)
    • Retail Theft Reaches New Level of Insanity
    • Vaclav Smil’s Energy Myths and Realities

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest – May 7

    by Davos

    Thursday, May 7, 2009, 4:52 PM

    • The capital well is running dry and some economies will wither (H/T PineCarr)
    • The New "Distressed" Assets (Chart)
    •  40% of US Restaurants may be gone-No Money
    • Insiders selling at a FURIOUS PACE
    • Hugh Hendry on the Latest Rally…(Video)
    • Bank of America Needs $34,000,000,000.00
    • Nouriel Roubini: We Can’t Subsidize the Banks Forever
    • ASEAN, China, Japan, South Korea finalise crisis fund pact (H/T PineCarr)
    • 33% of Homeowners w/Mortgages Are Underwater
    • AARP: Social Security: 10 Facts Matter
    • Bernanke expects recovery later this year
    • Commercial Real Estate Shoe to Drop
    • Flying Pigs, Tamiflu and Factory Farms, Part 2 WHO takes a page from a Michael Crichton Novel
    • A few A(H1N1) Links Dr. Henry Niman’s Map 1329 Cases Today, A(H1N1) Current Timeline, CDC Cases
    • We’ve been voted off the earth (Video) 

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