California cuts tax exemptions -- for kids...
MYSPACE axes two thirds of global workforce...
US files WTO case against China over exports...
Tug-of-war over 'Buy American'...
UPDATE: Switzerland moves to dilute bank secrecy...
International Bailout Brings Us Closer to Economic Collapse
By Ron Paul
Last week Congress passed the war supplemental appropriations bill. In an affront to all those who thought they voted for a peace candidate, the current president will be sending another $106 billion we don’t have to continue the bloodshed in Afghanistan and Iraq, without a hint of a plan to bring our troops home. Continue
Juicy Details on Corporate Lobbying
Why American Policy SUCKS
By Jill Richardson
I know everyone's aware of the problems lobbying poses to our country, but good lord, if people saw the sheer magnitude of it (and the comparatively paltry amounts spent in the people's interest) they would be outraged. So here goes. Here's the list of the top 100. Continue
The World According to Monsanto
Controlling Our Food
On March 11 a new documentary was aired on French television - a documentary that Americans won’t ever see. The gigantic bio-tech corporation Monsanto is threatening to destroy the agricultural biodiversity which has served mankind for thousands of years. Continue
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt: The top five countries with the largest external debt are as follows:
Hyperinflation Could Hit US In 5-10 Years: The US is headed toward hyperinflation, and within five to 10 years it could have inflation rates of 10 to 20 percent, said Marc Faber, editor and publisher of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report.
California Collapsing: California is America’s most populous state with 38 million people. Its GDP of $1.8 trillion is the largest in the U.S. Its economy is bigger than those of Russia, Brazil, Canada, or India. And it’s collapsing.