Image of Trading Oil for Gold: China’s Gold-Backed Petro-Yuan Market, Threatens the US Dollar?
Trading Oil for Gold: China’s Gold-Backed Petro-Yuan Market, Threatens the US Dollar?
China recently announced they will trade oil for yuan “backed” by gold. The story has gotten some press (none of it mainstream mind you), and many have questions as to what it really means. While quite complicated as a whole, when you break this down into pieces I believe it is a quite simple and logical end to Bretton Woods.For a background, China has had an exchange open for about a year where g... [Read More]
Image of China buying oil from Iran with yuan - BBC News
China buying oil from Iran with yuan - BBC News
China is buying crude oil from Iran using its currency the yuan, an Iranian diplomat has said.Oil transactions are usually settled in dollars but US sanctions make it difficult for Iran to accept payments in the US currency.Iran is using the revenue to buy goods and services from China, Mohammed Reza Fayyad, Iran's ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, confirmed.China is the biggest buyer of Ira... [Read More]
Image of Non-Dollar Trading Is Killing the Petrodollar -- And the Foundation of U.S.-Saudi Policy in the Middle East | HuffPost
Non-Dollar Trading Is Killing the Petrodollar -- And the Foundation of U.S.-Saudi Policy in the Middle East | HuffPost
BEIRUT — A profound transformation of the global monetary system is underway. It is being driven by a perfect storm: the need for Russia and Iran to escape Western sanctions, the low interest rate policy of the U.S. Federal Reserve to keep the American economy afloat and the increasing demand for Middle East oil by China.The implications of this transformation are immense for U.S. policy in the Mi... [Read More]
Image of The Austrian elections should terrify Europeans  (opinion) - CNN
The Austrian elections should terrify Europeans (opinion) - CNN
(CNN)The commanding victory of populist parties in Austria's national election on Sunday is certain to reverberate beyond the borders of the nation of 8.5 million. Coming on the heels of record gains made by the far right in Germany last month, nationalist and anti-immigrant forces across the European Union are feeling emboldened by the vote, which could well bring Austria's Islamophobic Freedom P... [Read More]
Image of Playboy features first transgender ‘playmate’ | The Independent
Playboy features first transgender ‘playmate’ | The Independent
The latest issue of Playboy features a transgender playmate, a first in the magazine’s 64-year history.Ines Rau poses fully nude in the November/December 2017 issue, which is also the first to hit newsstands following the death of the magazine’s founder, Hugh Hefner.The 26-year-old model has been shot for the magazine before, however, this time around marks her debut as the first official transgen... [Read More]
Image of FBI helps rescue 84 children from sex trafficking | 9news.com
FBI helps rescue 84 children from sex trafficking | 9news.com
Last year, Operation Cross Country led to the recovery of 82 sexually exploited children and the arrests of 239 people across the country. In all, more than 6,500 children have been recovered since 2003.The FBI said countless traffickers have been arrested, more than 30 of whom are serving life sentences for their crimes.This year, Operation Cross Country took place with the help of law enforcemen... [Read More]
Image of Government humiliated as Commons votes overwhelmingly to pause Universal Credit | The Independent
Government humiliated as Commons votes overwhelmingly to pause Universal Credit | The Independent
FULL STORY ON THE INDEPENDANTThe government has suffered a humiliating defeat as the House of Commons passed a vote to pause the rollout of universal credit, its new flagship benefit scheme.The motion was brought by the Labour Party and was passed despite attempts by the Conservatives to prevent the vote taking place.The vote was passed by 299 to zero, with one Conservative MP voting against the G... [Read More]
Image of North Korea warns US faces 'unimaginable' strike if it continues military drills with South Korea - Mirror Online
North Korea warns US faces 'unimaginable' strike if it continues military drills with South Korea - Mirror Online
North Korea has upped its war talk once again, warning the United States it faces an "unimaginable" military strike.The Kim Jong-un regime was reacting to the continued drills being carried out by the US and South Korea in the region.Next week the allies will carry out Courageous Channel in which Americans in the area will practice being evacuated in the event of a "crisis".Although it is carried ... [Read More]
Image of Top UK Intelligence Officer: Islamist Threat Growing at ‘Previously Unseen Scale & Pace’ » Alex Jones' Infowars
Top UK Intelligence Officer: Islamist Threat Growing at ‘Previously Unseen Scale & Pace’ » Alex Jones' Infowars
Britain’s top domestic intelligence officer has warned that Britain is under unprecedented threat from Islamist terrorists, and says that 20 plots have been foiled in the past four years, while future successful attacks are inevitable.“That threat is multi-dimensional, evolving rapidly and operating at a scale and pace we’ve not seen before,” Andrew Parker, the director general of MI5, said during... [Read More]
Image of PressTV-UK hate crime cases soar beyond 80,000
PressTV-UK hate crime cases soar beyond 80,000
More than 80,000 instances of hate crime have been recorded in the UK over the past year, according to new government data.The number stood at around 62,500 the year before, the UK Home Office said Tuesday, warning of a 29-percent increase year-on-year.Topping the list of the hate crimes with a whopping 78 percent were offenses motivated by racial bias, followed by sexual orientation (11 percent),... [Read More]
Image of PressTV-'Over 1,300 Dutch girls exploited per year'
PressTV-'Over 1,300 Dutch girls exploited per year'
At least 1,320 underage Dutch girls between the ages of 12 and 17 fall victim to sexual exploitation in the Netherlands each year, a report on human trafficking published on Wednesday showed.That group makes up nearly half of female trafficking victims in the Dutch sex industry, Corinne Dettmeijer, National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Human Beings and Sexual Violence against Children, said in the... [Read More]
Image of Survey: Millennials, Gen Z Adults Prefer Texting Over Talking In Person
Survey: Millennials, Gen Z Adults Prefer Texting Over Talking In Person
NEW YORK — If the emoji movie wasn’t symbolic enough of today’s youth, perhaps this will rattle your foundation: A new survey finds that 7 in 10 millennials and the younger Gen Z prefer to communicate digitally — mostly by text message — than in person.Researchers at LivePerson, a business solutions provider, polled more than 4,000 young adults under between age 18 and 34 in a handful of Western n... [Read More]
Beware of an email from palpay.com looks like paypal.com but is not
Beware of an email from palpay.com looks like paypal.com but is not.---------------------------------------------------------------------Below text is on the paypal.com website....Report a suspicious email or website on paypal.comHelp us combat fraud. If you see anything that looks out of the ordinary (including suspicious looking emails and websites), tell us and we’ll investigate.Suspicious emai... [Read More]
Image of Scientists Have Discovered A New Link Between Sugar and Tumor Growth » Alex Jones' Infowars
Scientists Have Discovered A New Link Between Sugar and Tumor Growth » Alex Jones' Infowars
There’s more bad news for sugar lovers.After nine years of research, molecular biologists in Belgium have discovered that sugars stimulate tumor growth.Their results, published Friday in the journal Nature Communications, help explain a puzzle oncologists have encountered for decades — and may offer some new, diet-based cancer-fighting solutions.Most non-cancerous cells in the body get their energ... [Read More]
Image of Google Maps Removed Their Calorie Counter Because Fat People Got Offended » Alex Jones' Infowars
Google Maps Removed Their Calorie Counter Because Fat People Got Offended » Alex Jones' Infowars
Google Maps has removed its ‘calorie counter’ because a bunch of fat people got triggered.The feature, which shows a user how many calories they would burn if they walked rather than use a vehicle or public transport, will be removed tonight.Google used images of ‘mini cupcakes’ to denote how many calories are burned.This offended a deluge of fat people, whose complaints forced the company to ditc... [Read More]
Image of North Korea Threatens Nuclear War At United Nations » Alex Jones' Infowars
North Korea Threatens Nuclear War At United Nations » Alex Jones' Infowars
VIDEOAlex Jones breaks down the proclamations of war spouting from the mouth of the delusional dictator, Kim Jung-Un. [Read More]
Image of Leftists Now Say Hoop Earrings are 'Cultural Appropriation' » Alex Jones' Infowars
Leftists Now Say Hoop Earrings are 'Cultural Appropriation' » Alex Jones' Infowars
The latest cause célèbre drawing the ire of Social Justice Warriors is none other than hoop earrings.In an article entitled, “Hoop Earrings Are My Culture, Not Your Trend,” Vice writer Ruby Pivet accuses white women of appropriating the fashion accessory.“Hoops exist across many minority groups as symbols of resistance, strength and identity,” Pivet writes. White females, Pivet claims, are receivi... [Read More]
Image of London Fire Brigade: 'Fireman Sam' Cartoon Name Must Be Changed Because It's Sexist » Alex Jones' Infowars
London Fire Brigade: 'Fireman Sam' Cartoon Name Must Be Changed Because It's Sexist » Alex Jones' Infowars
The official London Fire Brigade is demanding that ‘Fireman Sam’ – a decades old British cartoon aimed at young children – be renamed ‘Firefighter Sam’ because the original name is sexist.Yes. Really.It all started when London’s Fire Commissioner Dany Cotton wrote to the creators of ‘Fireman Sam’ asking them to “reconsider naming him ‘Firefighter Sam’ to join in on the inclusive nature.”“I like th... [Read More]
Image of Drudge on Hollywood: 'Has Any Actor Become A Star Without Putting Out?' » Alex Jones' Infowars
Drudge on Hollywood: 'Has Any Actor Become A Star Without Putting Out?' » Alex Jones' Infowars
Conservative media mogul Matt Drudge took to Twitter to express his dismay over the dozens of actors leveling damning and shocking sexual allegations against disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.“Has any actor become a star without first putting out?” he tweeted on Tuesday.So far, nearly 50 women, including actresses Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Ashley Judd have gone public with t... [Read More]
Image of Demon Clowns Visiting Preschools To Traumatize Children » Alex Jones' Infowars
Demon Clowns Visiting Preschools To Traumatize Children » Alex Jones' Infowars
VIDEOAlex Jones reveals how transsexual story time is taking place in preschools across the country to indoctrinate young minds into a sexless paradigm of identity and existence. [Read More]
Image of Reese Witherspoon reveals she was sexually assaulted by a director at 16
Reese Witherspoon reveals she was sexually assaulted by a director at 16
Reese Witherspoon has spoken out about sexual harassment and assault in Hollywood, revealing she was just 16 when it happened to her for the first – but not the last  – time.The actress, 41, reflected on women’s experiences in the film industry in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein during her speech at the Elle Women in Hollywood event sponsored by Calvin Klein... [Read More]
Jennifer Lawrence: Male producer said she was 'perfectly f---able' after being told to lose weight
Jennifer Lawrence opened up about the “humiliating” and “degrading” experience she had in the early days of her career.The 27-year-old spoke Monday night about her experience as a woman in the movie industry at Elle‘s Women in Hollywood event sponsored by Calvin Klein and L’Oréal Paris.The mother! actress, who was one of eight honorees at the L.A. event, explained that she was asked by producers t... [Read More]
Image of Katie Hopkins: Do Not Force-feed Islam To Our Children - LBC: April 2017
Katie Hopkins: Do Not Force-feed Islam To Our Children - LBC: April 2017
Katie Hopkins wants schoolchildren to stop visiting Mosques - this is why.The LBC Presenter was left reeling when she heard that a group of primary schoolchildren went on a trip to meet an Islamic preacher, just months after the High Court ruled the imam an ‘extremist’ who had ‘promoted and encouraged religious violence’.She told her listeners that she herself had stopped her children going on tri... [Read More]
Image of Planned Parenthood’s New Low: Teaching Transgender Ideology to 4-Year-Olds | ncregister.com Aug 2017
Planned Parenthood’s New Low: Teaching Transgender Ideology to 4-Year-Olds | ncregister.com Aug 2017
‘What Planned Parenthood is promoting here is just stupidity masked as sensitivity.’Patty Knap.Planned Parenthood is now telling parents of preschoolers that if their child asks about why boys and girls have different bodies, they should introduce the topic of transgender identity. Apparently Planned Parenthood thinks the earlier, the better when it comes to instilling in kids the ‘right’ to choos... [Read More]

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