Marine Le Pen Exit polls indicate that in today’s presidential election in France, former investment banker Emmanuel Macron and National Front candidate Marine Le Pen will qualify for the second round runoff in France’s presidential election to be held on May 7.
Early indications are that the independent, establishment, pro-globalisation candidate Macron will win the […]
Published time: 23 Apr, 2017 20:55
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UN Watch, a human rights organization, monitoring the performance of the United Nations, has strongly condemned the appointment of Saudi Arabia to the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), citing Riyadh’s poor women’s rights record and widespread gender inequality.
“Electing Saudi Arabia to […]
Published time: 23 Apr, 2017 20:49
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RT’s correspondent Charlotte Dubenskij was teargassed while reporting on the violent protests that erupted just minutes after polling stations closed at the Place de la Bastille in central Paris.
Riot police were on the scene and tear gas was deployed as protesters, many of them […]
The last time this happened was 17 years ago. Anyone remember what happened 17 years ago?Oh right. The Dot-com bubble burst…From Simon Black, Sovereign Man:
A few days ago Charles Schwab, the investment brokerage firm, announced that the number of new brokerage accounts soared 44% during the first quarter of 2017.
More specifically, Schwab stated that […]
Published time: 23 Apr, 2017 20:33
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Activists set up a symbolic exhibition on Beirut’s seaside promenade to call on the country’s MPs to abolish a controversial law that allows rapists to avoid prosecution by marrying their victim.
Thirty-one wedding dresses made of wrapping paper and lace were hung from nooses, swaying […]
Investment bank Mediobanca warns of “clear risk of contagion.” By Don Quijones, Spain & Mexico, editor at WOLF STREET.
“The Cover of La la Land with a Potential Horror Story” is the title of a report about Spanish banks, authored by analysts at Italian investment bank Mediobanca. The shares of many Spanish banks have surged […]
Project Syndicate writer, Hans-Werner Sinn, explains why the ECB’s asset purchases and Target2 imbalances constitute “Europe’s Secret Bailout”.
Under the ECB’s QE program, which started in March 2015, eurozone members’ central banks buy private market securities for €1.74 trillion ($1.84 trillion), with more than €1.4 trillion to be used to purchase their own countries’ government […]
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Fights have broken out between Israeli soldiers and protesters outside the city of Ramallah in the West Bank as a small procession marched in support of the thousands of Palestinian prisoners on hunger strike across Israeli jails.
Ahead of Sunday’s first round of the French election, we have previously provided several perspectives on the political and economic outcomes, including a permutation matrix of all six possible outcomes in terms of “high” vs “low market risk” (from BofA), why the market may be too complacent about a Le Pen – Melenchon […]
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(RT) — Power outages hit Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco, leaving commuters stranded and traffic backed up Friday. About 90,000 customers were affected in San Francisco.
While the outages occurred around the same time there is no evidence they were connected or coordinated.
The first outage […]
Black Listed News Attorney Troy Bouk was recently interviewed by Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins to discuss the shingles vaccine Zostavax, the issues related to its effectiveness and the problems that are associated with the product, including the fact that the drugmaker’s vaccine seems to cause the very affliction that it seeks to prevent — and, according to a massive […]
Dark Star Astrology An examination of Marine Le Pen’s chart against her biggest rival Emmanuel Macron and their transits during the election period. I also look at France’s national chart’s big Pluto transit through to 2020
Who What Why Twenty-five years ago, a California jury failed to convict four cops accused of savagely beating a black man. What sounds today like an all-too-common story was anything but back then. The verdict triggered massive unrest and, within a week, parts of Los Angeles had gone up in smoke and 55 people had […]
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RT and Ruptly were not allowed into the headquarters of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron, despite earlier being promised accreditation by his team. Read Full Article at RT.com