Daily Archives: October 7, 2013

BrianKelly’sBlog – IRS : Closed Until Further Notice – 7 October 2013

IRS: Closed Until Further Notice

October 7, 2013

I just posted this story in my FB news room a few minutes ago, so figured I would share here as well. If you’re not in that group, here is the link. Lots of great articles and posts in there!

https://www.facebook.com/groups/briankellysnewsroom/

Funny story: Continue reading

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Phys.org – Despite Data Privacy Scandal, No Deal Yet On New EU Laws – 7 October 2013

Phys.org

EU justice ministers meeting for the first time since revelations of US spying on Europeans, agreed on Monday that new data protection laws were needed but disagreed on how to proceed.

“Data protection reform is one of the most important pieces of EU legislation under discussion. PRISM was a wake-up call,” said Poland’s Michat Boni, referring to outrage earlier this year over reports of covert surveillance programmes run by the US National Security Agency in Europe.

www.phys.org / link to original article

BusinessInsiders – Linette Lopez -The Supreme Court Just Dealt Argentina A Big Blow In Its Case Against Hedge Fund Managers – 7 October 2013

businessInsiderOne of Argentina’s last hopes in its fight against a few hedge fund creditors was that The Supreme Court would hear the country’s case and rule in its favor.

Now that’s gone. The Supreme Court has refused Argentina’s plea to hear the case. The country can appeal, but it doesn’t look good.

Read the whole story at : One of Argentina’s last hopes in its fight against a few hedge fund creditors was that The Supreme Court would hear the country’s case and rule in its favor.Now that’s gone. The Supreme Court has refused Argentina’s plea to hear the case. The country can appeal, but it doesn’t look good.Read the whole story at : www.businessInsider.com / link to original article

Lucas – US Debt Ceiling Keeps In The News – 7 October 2013

Lucas : Let us see a default and built a new new system that is not a system but us humans  and  is not not a restart  of a new packaged old system!?

Some headlines:

1- The Guardian – Lagarde demands urgent action over US debt ceiling as markets get jittery – as it happened : 

http://www.theguardian.com/business/2013/oct/03/chinese-services-sector-hits-six-month-high-as-markets-fret-over-us-deadlock-live

2- The Guardian – China warns US over debt ceiling as deadlock hits markets – as it happened

http://www.theguardian.com/business/2013/oct/07/us-debt-ceiling-deadlock-worries-markets-live

 

ActivistPost – Paul Lawrance – ATF Blocking Fast And Furious Whistleblower’s Book From Being Published – 7 October 2013

Logo_activistpost-comThe Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is blocking Operation Fast and Furious whistleblower John Dodson’s efforts to publish a book he has written to recall the ATF’s Mexican gun-walking scandal, claiming the book would have a negative impact on the morale inside the department.

ATF special agent Dodson, who is working with publisher Simon and Schuster, submitted the book to the department for approval for outside employment but was denied.

Read the whole story at : www.activistpost.com / link to original article

ActivistPost – Brandon Turbeville – Will Russia Take The Blame For New Influx Of US-NATO Mercenaries In Syria? – 7 October 2013

Logo_activistpost-comWhile Western governments and mainstream media outlets continue to downplay the foreign nature of the death squads roaming across the Syrian countryside, preferring to portray the conflict as a mostly Syrian affair, the fact is that the ranks of the so-called rebels are made up largely of foreign fighters who have been organized, trained, armed, and encouraged by Anglo-American powers to enter Syria and join in what they believe is a jihad and the establishment of an Islamic caliphate. Continue reading

ActivistPost – Stephen Lendman (Steve) Wall Street Bosses Run America – 7 October 2013

They’re more powerful than standing armies. What they say goes. They decide policy. They rule the world. They do it by controlling money, credit and debt.

They manipulate markets for self-enrichment. Grand theft is official Wall Street policy. Government officials wink, nod, and permit the grandest of grand larceny to persist.

Financial giants recycle their executives in and out of Washington. They strip-mine economies for profit. They buy politicians like toothpaste. Whatever they want they get. Continue reading