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Trump’s Sanctions Against Iran Appear to Have Failed.

Eric Zuesse This morning was reported: — https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-11-05/watch-live-pompeo-announces-iran-sanctions-waivers Watch Live: Pompeo Announces Iran Sanctions ‘Waivers’ Monday 5 November 2018 8:29AM Update (8:40 am ET): The following countries will receive ‘temporary’ waivers excusing them from US sanctions on Iranian oil exports. … Continue reading

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The Foreclosure Crisis that Caused the 2008 Crash Is Now Ending

Eric Zuesse The St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank study, “The End Is in Sight for the U.S. Foreclosure Crisis” states: The Foreclosure Crisis at a National Level Mortgage Bankers Association data show that the U.S. foreclosure crisis started in the fourth quarter … Continue reading

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Trump Administration Apparently Heading For War As Iran Dumps U.S. Dollar,

Brandon Turbeville Activist Post BrandonTurbeville.com While many were hoping against all odds that a Trump administration would live up to some of its campaign rhetoric and begin to back away from imperialistic foreign adventures, it seems those hopes are being … Continue reading

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The “Nuclear Options:” Oil Pinned Below $30/barrel, US Dollar Rising

The “nuclear option” is the extreme-measures button you push when conventional approaches have failed and you’re facing certain defeat. In terms of upsetting the global economy’s precarious balance, there are two nuclear options short of actual nuclear war: pinning oil to … Continue reading

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Is the U.S. Dollar Set to Soar?

Hating the U.S. dollar offers the same rewards as hating a dominant sports team: it feels righteous to root for the underdogs, but it’s generally unwise to let that enthusiasm become the basis of one’s bets. Personally, I favor the … Continue reading

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