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Good News: “India lifted 271 million people out of poverty between 2006 and 2016 – UN”

“The report identified 10 countries, with a combined population of around two billion people, which have shown statistically significant progress in ending poverty “in all its forms, everywhere.” The 10 countries are Bangladesh, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Haiti, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, … Continue reading

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Pentagon report justifies spying on U.S. Citizens

“The report by a Pentagon inspector general, made public under a Freedom of Information Act request, said spy drones on non-military missions have occurred fewer than 20 times between 2006 and 2015 and always in compliance with existing law.” http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2016/03/09/pentagon-admits-has-deployed-military-spy-drones-over-us/81474702/ The NSA is 24/7. … Continue reading

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“The investigation into the HSBC Swiss bank scandal has been quietly dropped”

“The Financial Conduct Authority quietly decided months ago not to take any formal action in its review of allegations that HSBC’s Swiss private banking arm helped wealthy clients dodge tax between 2006 and 2007.” http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-investigation-into-the-hsbc-swiss-bank-scandal-has-been-quietly-dropped.html This just proves big banks are … Continue reading

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