Daily Caller | State governments always seem to find creative ways to tax Americans.
Business Insider | Soros might be souring in his view view on the market outlook for US stocks.
Truth Revolt | Uber has faced bans from cities and municipalities throughout Europe and the United States.
Martin Armstrong | Right on cue for big-bang.
Brave the World | When we say Bitcoin, we mean the idea: the birth of cryptocurrency.
Michael Snyder | Did you know that a major event just happened in the financial markets that we have not seen since the financial crisis of 2008?
Michael Krieger | Politicians aside, I think that the vast majority of people pushing for a higher minimum wage are well intentioned.
Zero Hedge | It is no secret that the crack al-Qaeda “spin-off” ISIS is well-versed in the ways of the modern world.
Prison Planet.com | The age of the machines is on the horizon.
Mac Slavo | Buyers of precious metals may be wondering what they should or should not report to the Internal Revenue Service.
Cleveland.com | While 8.7 million jobs have been regained since the 2008 recession, they are paying much less.
Gallup | Northern America, former Soviet Union lead in Payroll to Population.
Paul Craig Roberts | Any worker whose job does not require daily face-to-face interaction is now in jeopardy of being replaced.
Michael Krieger | Fixed Income Global Structured Covered Obligation. Say that three times fast.
ITAR-TASS | European Central Bank president Mario Draghi says further breakdown of relations with Russia “would weaken growth in the second half of the year”.
London Telegraph | Security experts have uncovered evidence of two huge cyber attacks targeting crypto-currencies such as Bitcoin, warning that the digital money is “ripe for exploitation”.
Truth Revolt | Minnesota cafe protests wage hike.
Peak Prosperity | Details the Fed’s near-magical ability to create money out of thin air (literally!).
Bloomberg | Income inequality has company — make that companies.
Paul Joseph Watson | Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar & Turkey all back terror group.
Martin Armstrong | Italy has entered that phase of zero-point growth.
Zero Hedge | Despite President Obama’s dictating that Russia is increasingly “isolated,” it appears they have found a whole new set of friends to play with in the global trade sandpit.
Zero Hedge | “We are taking a greater chance of having another crash at a time when the world is less capable of bearing the cost.”
Business Insider | Russia just announced a ban on food imports from the U.S., the European Union, Canada, Australia, and Norway.
Michael Krieger | Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal published an article highlighting the surge in what it calls “ultralong” bonds, defined as having a maturity of more than 30 years.
The Economic Times | commodities guru Jim Rogers shares his view on global and Indian markets in view of the ongoing geopolitical tensions.
Coindesk | The Chancellor announced a new initiative that will explore the potential role of cryptocurrencies in Britain’s economy
Washington’s Blog | Leads to Boom/Bust Cycles and Discourages Trade, Investment and Hiring.
Martin Armstrong | The rise in the Cycle of War that seems to be exploding absolutely everywhere.
CNS News | The federal government paid $2,007,358,200,000 in benefits and entitlements in fiscal year 2013 from government programs.
Prison Planet.com | The open borders offer many potential crises for the government to exploit.
Michael Krieger | The Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has been long viewed as one of the most corrupt of American institutions – and that’s saying a lot.
CNS News | The total federal debt of the U.S. government has now increased more than $7 trillion while Barack Obama has been president.
Zero Hedge | Due to forced land acquisitions by the government.
Zero Hedge | A “system issue.”
Zero Hedge | So much for the “Russia is becoming increasingly isolated” meme that the West would like many to believe.
Next Gov | More than $150 million just in cost overruns.
Dave Hodges | Will we fall under the specter of martial law and all that entails? Or, will we experience an economic collapse prior to martial law?
Prison Planet.com | Glenn Spencer Breaks down his ground breaking technology that will be a cost effective way to protect our borders.
Liberty Blitzkrieg | This quaint notion of a “middle class” in the U.S. is at this point nothing more than a myth.
UK Daily Mail | HMRC was accused yesterday of taking ‘a smash and grab’ approach with its demand for new powers to seize money directly from people’s bank accounts.
Michael Snyder | Did you know that 77 million Americans have unpaid debts?
Tech Dirt | The Open Technology Institute has put together a thorough paper detailing the many adverse effects the NSA disclosures have had.
Zero Hedge | Having $50 billion of assets under potential seizure is enough to make anyone whince.
Mac Slavo | The fundamentals for owning precious metals as long-term investments have never been better.
Truth Revolt | Admission from new study on proposed regulations.
Michael Krieger | Estelline earns more than 89% of its gross revenues from traffic fines and forfeitures.
Reuters | The 28-nation European Union reached an outline agreement on Friday on its first economic sanctions on Russia.
Michael Snyder | The global economy is structured to systematically funnel wealth to the very top of the pyramid.
The Daily Sheeple | When Greece fell into shambles a few years ago, many economists looked to their ‘debt to GDP’ ratio for an explanation.