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China Arrests Stock Market Scapegoat

September 2nd, 2015 By

None of this has to do with a journalist in Beijing. Given that China has already arrested nearly 200 people for spreading online rumors about the stock market crash... don't look for them to face up to these uncomfortable truths any time soon.

Remember earlier this year when the FBI claimed to have found the man responsible for the 2010 Flash Crash...a day trader living in his parents' house in Hounslow? Well it seems the Chinese, too, can play the sacrificial scapegoat game as they announce the man who was responsible for the dramatic crash in the Shanghai Composite: Wang Xiaolu.

    Never heard of him? That's because he's not a billionaire financier, a central banker, a political puppet or anyone else who could have actually set off the market carnage we've seen in recent weeks. He's a journalist for Caijing, a financial newspaper in China, and he was arrested last week for writing a “fake report” on the Chinese stock market in July that, as Beijing would have us believe, “caused panics and disorder at [sic] stock market, seriously undermined the market confidence, and inflicted huge losses on the country and investors.” That's a quote from the video confession that authorities managed to extract from him after his arrest and subsequently aired on national tv.

    The “fake report” in question, the one that allegedly sent Chinese stocks tumbling and panicked markets worldwide, re...

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The Boldest Prediction Yet for September 2015

August 29th, 2015
By James Corbett

The unprecedented volatility and tremendous upswings and downswings we are seeing right now is a reflection of the fundamental systemic imbalances that we have been warning about for years now...

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Central Banks Caused the Global Market Mayhem

August 26th, 2015
By James Corbett

The only question is how far this particular dead cat market will bounce, and whether it will be helped along with more heroin from the Fed.

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The 5 Stupidest Government Ideas of All Time

August 22nd, 2015
By James Corbett

Cat guided missiles? You better believe it. You can't argue with the project designer's logic, though. Cats don't like water, thus they would attempt to guide the missile toward any ships in the area. What could go wrong?

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A EU Bail in for Greek Depositors

August 19th, 2015
By James Corbett

What? The bailout of Greece was used to put an even tighter globalist bankster regulatory death grip around the Greek people’s throat? Why, I never!

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The Business of Biotech

August 15th, 2015
By James Corbett

The supposed miracles of this revolution have been greatly oversold.... The end result of the Green Revolution was to create indebted, captive markets for American-dominated petrochemical-dependent agribusiness.

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Yuan Devaluation Heats Up Global Currency War

August 12th, 2015
By James Corbett

A currency war is when central banks begin devaluing their currencies in order to make their exports cheaper on the global market. The policy is dangerous because it causes other countries to devalue their own currency in order to keep it in line with their trading partners.

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How the US Uses NGOs to Destabilize Foreign Governments

August 8th, 2015
By James Corbett

Why are all of these countries (including 3 of the 5 BRICS members and other countries in 2D geopolitical conflict with the US) kicking out all of these US-based nongovernmental and quasi-governmental entities? Why would they be opposed to charity and aid?

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Puerto Rico Default Bad Omen of Things to Come

August 5th, 2015
By James Corbett

Well, time to put another crazy story on that list. On Monday Puerto Rico missed a $58 million municipal bond payment, thereby setting off the biggest municipal default in US history.

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Fear Porn

August 1st, 2015
By Bob Rinear

Every single day you hear about how we’re becoming more and more “connected”. The new slogan is the “internet of everything”. ... but the “right” people wanted to cause havoc, they could. But that’s just the physical stuff. Cutting cables and such. That’s not nearly as scary as “hackers”.

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May 19th, 2015
By Webmaster

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