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PITY THE POOR NEOCONS – ALL THE NEOCONS HAVE LEFT – NOW IS TO CHEER THE ISRAELI AIR FORCE AS IT, IN EFFECT, SHOOTS FISH IN A BARREL, I.E. BLASTING AWAY AT SELECTED PALESTINIAN TARGETS INSIDE THE CROWDED CONFINES OF GAZA, KILLING MORE THAN 400 PEOPLE, INCLUDING MANY CHILDREN AND OTHER CIVILIANS, OVER THE PAST WEEK

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

2009-01-03

by Robert Parry

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE MIDDLE EAST ONLINE’

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FOREIGN POLICIES, FOREIGN POLICIES - USA, HEALTH CARE - USA, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, ISRAEL, MILITARY CONTRACTS, PALESTINE, RECESSION, STOCK MARKETS, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN STRUGGLE, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, THE MEDIA (US AND FOREIGN), THE UNITED NATIONS, USA, WEAPONS | Leave a Comment »

HOW HYPOCRISY ON ‘TERRORISM’ KILLS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

2009-01-01 10:45:56

by Robert Parry

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN POLICIES, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, HUMAN RIGHTS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, ISRAEL, MILITARY CONTRACTS, PALESTINE, RECESSION, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN STRUGGLE, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, THE MEDIA (US AND FOREIGN), THE OCCUPATION WAR IN IRAQ, THE UNITED NATIONS, UNITED KINGDOM, USA, WAR IN AFGHANISTAN, WARS AND ARMED CONFLICTS, WEAPONS | Leave a Comment »

LIBYAN LEADER ARRIVES IN GUINEA FOR TALKS – MOAMER GATHAFI ARRIVES IN GUINEA FROM NEIGHBOURING SIERRA LEONE FOR TALKS WITH COUNTRY’S LEADERS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

2009-01-03

The Middle East Online

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Posted in AFRICA, CENTRAL BANKS, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FOREIGN POLICIES, GUINEA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, LYBIA, RECESSION, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS | Leave a Comment »

REAL ESTATE – SMALL HOUSE, BIG LOAN SPELLS TROUBLE – WOULD YOU PAY $103,000 FOR THIS ARIZONA FIXER-UPPER? – THAT WAS MS. HALTERMAN’S MORTGAGE ON IT; ‘UNFIT FOR HUMAN OCCUPANCY,’ CITY SAYS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

JANUARY 3, 2009, 11:38 A.M. ET

by Michael M. Phillips

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE WALL STREET JOURNAL’ (USA)

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE WALL STREET JOURNAL’ (USA)

Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, DOLLAR (USA), ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FINANCIAL SCAMS, FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRIES, FRAUD, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIES - USA, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA | Leave a Comment »

BRAZIL: FOREIGN RESERVES HIT HIGH

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

Fri, Jan. 02, 2009

The Associated Press

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE WICHITA EAGLE’ (USA)

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Posted in A PRESIDÊNCIA, ÍNDICES ECONÔMICOS - BRASIL, BALANÇA COMERCIAL, BALANÇA DE PAGAMENTOS, BANCO CENTRAL - BRASIL, BANKING SYSTEMS, BRASIL, CENTRAL BANKS, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, ECONOMIA - BRASIL, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, EXPANSÃO AGRÍCOLA, EXPANSÃO ECONÔMICA, EXPANSÃO INDUSTRIAL, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FLUXO DE CAPITAIS, FOREIGN POLICIES, INDÚSTRIAS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIES, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, LUIS INÁCIO LULA DA SILVA, MACROECONOMY, O MERCADO FINANCEIRO, O MERCADO IMPORTADOR, O PODER EXECUTIVO FEDERAL, PRODUTO INTERNO BRUTO NACIONAL, REAL (Brasil), RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, STOCK MARKETS, SUPERÁVIT COMERCIAL, SUPERÁVIT PRIMÁRIO, TAXA DE CÂMBIO - BRASIL, TAXA DOS JUROS COMERCIAIS, TAXA SELIC, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE WORK MARKET | Leave a Comment »

SOOT REDUCTION ‘COULD HELP TO STOP GLOBAL WARMING’ – CUTTING ONE OF HUMANITY’S MOST COMMON POLLUTANTS WOULD HAVE IMMEDIATE COOLING EFFECT, NASA CLAIMS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

Sunday, 4 January 2009

Geoffrey Lean – Environment Editor

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT’

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT’

Posted in ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FOREIGN POLICIES, GLOBAL WARMING, HEALTH SAFETY, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, MACROECONOMY, POLLUTION, RECESSION, REGULATIONS AND BUSINESS TRANSPARENCY, USA | 1 Comment »

WAR PASSES: THE CLIMATE IS FOR EVER – WE HUMANS ARE BETTER AT DEALING WITH CRISES THAN LONG-TERM PROBLEMS. THE FUTURE COULD JUDGE US HARSHLY

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

Sunday, 4 January 2009

by Tom Burke (Co-founder of E3G and a visiting professor at Imperial and University colleges, London)

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT’

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Posted in AFGHANISTAN, BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, ENVIRONMENT, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FOREIGN POLICIES, FOREIGN POLICIES - USA, GLOBAL WARMING, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES - USA, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, IRAQ, ISRAEL, MACROECONOMY, MILITARY CONTRACTS, PALESTINE, POLLUTION, RECESSION, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, THE FLOW OF INVESTMENTS, THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN STRUGGLE, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, THE OCCUPATION WAR IN IRAQ, THE UNITED NATIONS, USA, WAR IN AFGHANISTAN, WARS AND ARMED CONFLICTS, WEAPONS | Leave a Comment »

NINE FOR 2009: HOW IS THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY FACING UP TO WHAT LOOKS LIKE A TOUGH YEAR? – THE INDEPENDENT TRAVELLER SOUGHT THE VIEWS OF NINE KEY PLAYERS

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

Saturday, 3 January 2009

Interviews by Sophie Lam and Ben Ross

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PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT’ (UK)

Posted in AIR TRANSPORT INDUSTRY, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, RECESSION, TOURISM INDUSTRIES | Leave a Comment »

ISRAEL INVADES GAZA: HEAVY FIGHTING AS TANKS CROSS BORDER – ARMOUR AND INFANTRY, BACKED BY JETS AND HELICOPTERS, LAUNCH OPERATION TO SEIZE HAMAS ROCKET SITES, AS MILIBAND DECLARES URGENT NEED FOR IMMEDIATE CEASEFIRE

Posted by Gilmour Poincaree on January 4, 2009

Sunday, 4 January 2009

by Donald Macintyre and Kim Sengupta in Jerusalem

PUBLISHED BY ‘THE INDEPENDENT’ (UK)

SHALON

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Posted in BANKING SYSTEM - USA, BANKRUPTCIES - USA, COMMERCE, COMMODITIES MARKET, CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES, ECONOMIC CONJUNCTURE, ECONOMY, ECONOMY - USA, FINANCIAL CRISIS - USA - 2008/2009, FINANCIAL CRISIS 2008/2009, FINANCIAL MARKETS, FOREIGN POLICIES, FOREIGN POLICIES - USA, HATE MONGERING AND BIGOTRY, HOUSING CRISIS - USA, HUMAN RIGHTS, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION - USA, INDUSTRIES, INDUSTRIES - USA, INFLATION, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, ISRAEL, MIDDLE EAST, MILITARY CONTRACTS, PALESTINE, THE ARMS INDUSTRY, THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN STRUGGLE, THE LAST DAYS OF GEORGE WALKER BUSH - 2008/Jan. 2009, USA, WEAPONS | Leave a Comment »