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Hong Kong Demonstration Draws Crowd Of More Than 1.7 Million Against Government Orders

Hong Kong Demonstration Draws Crowd Of More Than 1.7 Million Against Government Orders

  AUDREY CONKLIN REPORTER Hong Kong protest organizer Civil Human Rights Front estimates more than 1.7 million people gathered in the rain Sunday for the city’s 11th consecutive week of demonstrations. Government officials told protesters to stay in Victoria Park, but the large, pro-democracy crowd eventually took to the streets to protest an extradition bill […]

Neoliberalism Has Met Its Match in China

Neoliberalism Has Met Its Match in China

    by Ellen Brown When the Federal Reserve cut interest rates on July 31st for the first time in more than a decade, commentators were asking why. According to official data, the economy was rebounding, unemployment was below 4%, and GDP growth was above 3%. If anything, by the Fed’s own reasoning, it should have […]

USCIS To Adjust International Footprint to Seven Locations

USCIS To Adjust International Footprint to Seven Locations

WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today plans to maintain operations at its international field offices in Beijing and Guangzhou, China; Nairobi, Kenya; and New Delhi, India. Previously, Acting Director Ken Cuccinelli directed the agency to continue operating in Guatemala City, Guatemala; Mexico City, Mexico; and San Salvador, El Salvador, as part of a […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Don’t Fence Me In

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise | Don’t Fence Me In

  By L. Neil Smith I first heard and saw karaoke performed in the 1993 Wesley Snipes/Sean Connery movie Rising Sun (yeah, I know, I don’t get out very much) which was part of the hysterical screaming that the Japanese were taking over everything, cruelly forcing perfectly good money on us, in payment for our […]

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

Trump right about prosperity and the environment

  By Tom Harris Despite the anger of activists about President Donald Trump’s official Earth Day statement, he was right to highlight the important role economic prosperity and a strong market economy play in protecting the environment. After all, without prosperity, we cannot afford to properly protect nature. The President explained: “Environmental protection and economic prosperity go […]

The Enemy Among Us

The Enemy Among Us

    By Sigrid Weidenweber President Trump assumed office and, shortly thereafter, he began to speak often and forcefully against China’s tactics, stealing trade secrets and assuming ownership of American technology used in products sold in China. However, that seems to be the least of the administration’s worries when one examines the documentation of U. […]

College Students Busted For Allegedly Conning Apple Out Of Almost $1 Million

College Students Busted For Allegedly Conning Apple Out Of Almost $1 Million

Mary Margaret Olohan | Reporter Two Oregon college students from China were charged for allegedly conning Apple out of $900,000 by returning hundreds of fake iPhones to Apple and selling the iPhones Apple sent back for profit. Yangyang Zhou and Quon Jiang are students studying in the United States legally on foreign student visas, according to ABC News. […]

China is Planning for War

China is Planning for War

    By Sigrid Weidenweber On Monday, March 4, 2019, I found an article in the Wall Street Journal that took me profoundly aback. In this excellent opinion piece, Mark Halperin laid out and connected facts that have troubled me for a long time. Beginning, he states that Washington is focusing too much attention on […]

Rural America is Going Bust as Farm Bankruptcies Soar

Rural America is Going Bust as Farm Bankruptcies Soar

Tim Pearce | Energy Reporter .’ U.S. farmers are filing for Chapter 12 bankruptcy at the highest rate in at least a decade as agriculturists feel pressure from trade wars and low commodity prices, The Wall Street Journal reported in February. The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals processed twice as many bankruptcy files from farmers in 2018 […]

A Perfect Storm is Rising Against the West | Part Two

A Perfect Storm is Rising Against the West | Part Two

    By Sigrid Weidenweber In yesterday’s article I discussed the new partnership between Russia and China, and the implications for the Western Democracies. Following what seems to shape up as a second cold war, one must, at this juncture harken back to President Reagan’s idea of Star War’s. He foresaw that Russia and a […]

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