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“Only 20% Have ‘Great Deal/Quite a Lot’ of Confidence in TV News; 11% in Congress”

“In its annual survey on “Confidence in Institutions,” Gallup found that only 20% of Americans had a “great deal/quite a lot” of confidence in television news and only 23% had such confidence in newspapers. In its 2018 survey, the polling … Continue reading

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Google refuses to work with Pentagon because of “moral values”

“Alphabet Inc.’s Google has decided not to compete for the Pentagon’s cloud-computing contract valued at as much as $10 billion, saying the project may conflict with its corporate values…” https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-08/google-drops-out-of-pentagon-s-10-billion-cloud-competition The “powers that be” in the U.S. will destroy Google.  … Continue reading

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Good News: “Goodbye Nafta, Hello USMCA, Trump’s “Wonderful New Trade Deal””

…US trade rep Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced last night that Canada and the US had successfully agreed on a sweeping revision of the Nafta trade accord (an agreement that had been reached with Mexico’s … Continue reading

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“Police brace for riots, mull army help in case of no-deal Brexit – leaked report”

“No-deal Brexit might result in lengthy civil unrest and surge in crime, caused by food and medicine shortages, according to a leaked police report, which deemed a call on the military to tackle the anarchy a “real possibility.” The doomsday … Continue reading

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“Dow jumps more than 250 points, Nasdaq hits 8,000 as US and Mexico strike trade deal”

“The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 260 points as Caterpillar outperformed. The Nasdaq Composite climbed 1 percent to an all-time high, breaking above 8,000 for the first time, as Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet rose. The S&P 500 gained 0.8 … Continue reading

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“Donald Trump told Theresa May how to do Brexit ‘but she wrecked it’ – and says the US trade deal is off”

“In an extraordinary intervention timed to coincide with his UK visit, Mr Trump said Theresa May ignored his advice by opting for a soft Brexit strategy. And he warned her any attempts to maintain close ties with the EU would make … Continue reading

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“Russia & India ditching US dollar in defense deals”

“Moscow and Delhi are seeking to bypass US sanctions by using the rupee and the ruble in facilitating military deals, according to Indian daily, the Economic Times. The paper reports that US sanctions are hampering $2 billion in defense deals … Continue reading

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