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  • Democrat Ocasio-Cortez Trashes US System: Allowing People to Keep Money and Make Billions Is Immoral

    01/22/2019 8:07:26 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 69 replies
    GP ^ | 01/22/18 | Jim Hoft
    Sandy knows best. Committed Socialist and Democrat Party mouthpiece Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) went off on the American capitalist system on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Ocasio Cortez has warped ideas on the success of Socialism. A trip to Venezuela is warranted for this one. During her talk with The Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates Ocasio-Cortez trashed the US system despite its unprecedented success in world history. Completely blind to history and the world around her Ocasio-Cortez continues to promote Marxist ideology. This is the modern day Democrat Party. Ocasio-Cortez likes to wrap up her conceit and ignorance as compassion. FOX...
  • Filing Taxes Could Be Free and Simple. But H&R Block and Intuit Are Still Lobbying Against It.

    01/21/2019 12:26:22 AM PST · by vannrox · 22 replies
    Propublica ^ | 20MAR17 | Jessica Huseman
    by Jessica Huseman March 20, 2017, 1:22 p.m. EDT Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images Here’s how preparing your taxes could work: You sit down, review a prefilled filing from the government. If it’s accurate, you sign it. If it’s not, you fix it or ignore it altogether and prepare your return yourself. It’s your choice. You might not have to pay for an accountant, or fiddle for hours with complex software. It could all be over in minutes. It’s already like that in parts of Europe. And it would not be particularly difficult to give U.S. taxpayers the same option....
  • As Green New Deal Fight Shifts To 2020, Young Activists Are Hitting The Road

    01/07/2019 4:25:32 PM PST · by Libloather · 15 replies
    Huffpost ^ | 1/07/19 | Alexander C. Kaufman
    **SNIP** Now the Sunrise Movement, likely the nation’s fastest-growing climate advocacy group, is planning a 14-stop tour meant to drum up grassroots support for a Green New Deal across multiple states, HuffPost has learned. It’s the first leg of the group’s effort to make the policy the defining issue of the 2020 election. “We’re launching the Road to a Green New Deal Tour to activate the millions of Americans who are ready to fight for a Green New Deal but haven’t heard of it yet,” Varshini Prakash, co-founder of Sunrise Movement, said by email. “When you come out to a...
  • House Democrats Are Lining Up Behind What Could Be The Largest Expansion Of Government In Decades

    12/25/2018 5:46:45 PM PST · by vannrox · 118 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 25DEC18 | Michael Bastasch
    Democrats are lining up to support Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal.” The proposal could be the largest expansion of government since the Great Society or New Deal. Ocasio-Cortez’s plan could cost tens of trillions of dollars. Democrats are increasingly lining up to support a “Green New Deal,” which, while vague on details, could end up being the largest expansion of government in decades. As it stands, the “Green New Deal” is more aspirational than actual policy. Indeed, it takes its name from the New Deal of the 1930s, and its main backer, incoming Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, compared...
  • Russian couple at center of FBI raid in court

    12/18/2018 10:40:03 PM PST · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 12 replies
    wraltv ^ | 12/18/18 | Amanda Lamb and Natalie Matthews
    Raleigh, N.C. — The couple at the center of an international money laundering and murder-for-hire case appeared in federal court again on Tuesday morning in Raleigh. Investigators say Tanya and Leonid Teyf profited off a $150 million kickback scheme involving a contract with the Russian military and used the proceeds to purchase their multimillion-dollar mansion. Since December 2010, the couple opened at least 70 financial accounts at four different banks, and wire transfers show money coming into the couple’s bank accounts from countries known to launder money, including Belize, the British Virgin Islands, Panama and Seychelles. Investigators said the Teyfs...
  • It’s Happening – This is “THE” Fight, There are Trillions at Stake…

    12/18/2018 2:56:39 AM PST · by a little elbow grease · 49 replies ^ | 12/17/18 | sundance
    (snip) - Everything you need to know about the tentacles of multinational corporations and banks can be found in the following reality: The U.S. economy is in a period of unprecedented growth Â….. and also, the U.S. stock market is losing ground. Wall Street versus Main Street Bottom Line: U.S. companies who have actual connection to a growing U.S. economy can succeed; based on the advantages of the new economic environment and MAGA policy, specifically in the areas of manufacturing, trade and the ancillary benefactors. Meanwhile U.S. investment assets (multinational investment portfolios) that are disconnected from the actual results of...
  • [[Catholic Caucus] Alleged McCarrick Abuse Victim Shares Shocking Insights into Abuser’s Reign

    12/12/2018 9:30:27 AM PST · by ebb tide · 6 replies
    One Peter Five ^ | December 11, 2018 | Steve Skojec
    Fear, Power & Money: Alleged McCarrick Abuse Victim Shares Shocking Insights into Abuser’s Reign Abuse. Conspiracy. Hush money. Bribes. Power players. Politics. Global agendas. The threat of violence. These are some of the themes that James Grein, the alleged longtime abuse victim of former cardinal Theodore McCarrick, discussed with Dr. Taylor Marshall in a new podcast interview. Grein, who claims to have been abused by McCarrick for 18 years, beginning at age eleven, explained the close family connection he had with McCarrick – a connection that began even before he was born.“He had been part of the family,” says Grein,...
  • The Reason Many Ultrarich People Aren’t Satisfied With Their Wealth

    12/06/2018 9:04:43 PM PST · by DeweyCA · 45 replies ^ | 12-6-18 | John Sexton
    This instinct to measure and compare doesn’t disappear once people have an obscene amount of money. “The problem is, Am I doing better than I was? is only [moving people in] one direction, which is up,” Norton says. And if a family amasses, say, $50 million but upgrades to a neighborhood where everyone has that much money (or more), they feel a lot less rich than if they had stuck to the peer comparisons they were making tens of millions of dollars ago. Hence the ever-shifting goalposts of wealth and satisfaction. The research Norton has conducted illustrating this phenomenon is...
  • Regaining Trust on Money Issues

    12/04/2018 10:27:16 AM PST · by Kaslin · 4 replies ^ | December 4, 2018 | Stephen Moore
    Republicans need to regain the offensive on the fiscal issues. The GOP has somehow allowed big-spending Democrats to get to the right of them on the issue of financial responsibility and balanced budgets. Polls show that Democrats are now more trusted on balancing the budget than Republicans. That's like losing an arm wrestling contest to Nancy Pelosi. The big first step for Republicans to regain American trust on fiscal responsibility is for President Donald Trump to deliver a nationally televised prime-time speech from the Oval Office to announce an all-hands-on-deck war on Washington waste. Declare a debt-spending emergency. If Americans...
  • Newsweek Is Shocked That Women Are STILL Into Men With Muscles

    11/22/2018 5:02:32 PM PST · by Mechanicos · 48 replies
    Chicks on the right ^ | November 21, 2018 | Hannah Bleau
    Women are generally attracted to manly men with big muscles and lots of money. WOW STOP THE PRESSES! I mean, can you even believe that women are still into that, given society’s #progress? Effeminate men are men too! Why aren’t we more attracted to soyboys who Uber everywhere in their jorts? The “starving artist” types are JUST AS MANLY, with their stubby manbuns and inability to pay for dinner. THIS IS SO CONFUSING! What is our DEAL, ladies?!
  • Wealth Preservation: The Final Assault in the War on Cash

    11/21/2018 4:45:45 PM PST · by Kaslin · 26 replies ^ | November 21, 2018 | Dan Denning
    Before I show you what I’ve learned about a plan to seize control of America’s money, let me make one point clear…If you value sound money and political freedom… if you value limited government and taxation with representation… and if you value enterprise and privacy… then you’re going to hate the future I’m about to describe.There is no philosophical or monetary middle ground on the issue.You’re either with it or against it.The Chicago PlanIn March 1933, Henry Morgenthau Jr., chairman of the Federal Farm Board, was sent a short memo titled, “Memorandum on Banking Reform.”It was signed by Frank Knight...
  • $4,900 Found Sewn Into Passenger’s Underwear At Logan Airport

    11/15/2018 5:35:09 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 73 replies
    CBS Boston ^ | November 15, 2018
    BOSTON (CBS) – Customs officers at Logan International Airport seized about $27,000 from an Indonesian couple, including $4,900 that was sewn inside a woman’s underwear. The incident happened November 8, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers said.
  • The Power of the Purse

    11/07/2018 3:42:49 AM PST · by AJFavish · 24 replies
    November 7, 2018 | Allan J. Favish
    I assume that next year the Democrats who run the House will refuse to appropriate sufficient money for: 1. the military; 2. Immigration and Customs Enforcement; 3. border enforcement generally, including restrictions on immigration from countries that send people who we cannot vet; 4. enforcement of various Trump Executive Orders, including one that denies automatic U.S. Citizenship to children of illegal aliens born in the U.S.; 5. U.S. Government litigation in defense of programs and policies that the Democrats do not like; 6. grants and loans to, and other cooperation with Israel; 7. enforcement of sanctions against Iran; 8. enforcement...
  • Pics From A Chinese Gangster’s Cellphone (22 Pics)

    11/04/2018 4:48:18 AM PST · by vannrox · 16 replies
    OMG soy sauce ^ | 23 Mar 2012 | Editorial staff
    Looks like a Triad gangster lost his phone…here are some photos recovered….stack of a million yuan = $175k USDDon’t forget to check out links below for more Chinese gangster photos… Awesome luxury wedding in ChinaAnother Exotic Car Wedding In ChinaBromance – Chinese Triad GangstersGangster Wedding In China
  • Midterms Bring Out ‘Capitalist Pig’ Democrats

    11/02/2018 7:41:02 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 1 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/02/18 | Judi McLeod
    They say that “money talks’. But in election campaigns money just doesn’t talk, it screeches and screams and does squats on your face. The biggest irony of Midterm Elections 2018 unvetted by mainstream and social media is that Democrats, who masquerade in office as virulent anti-capitalists, are running for election and reelection as bona fide CAPITALIST PIGS. Senator Elizabeth Warren may have gone out of her way to display DNA proof showing she’s a minuscule 1/1024th Native American, but hides that her campaign has raised $34.5 million.
  • For the first time in the world, two women have carried the same baby

    10/31/2018 2:52:41 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 19 replies
    WFAA-TV ^ | 10/26/18 | Sonia Azad
    This story is the story about an amazing medical advance that allowed one same-sex North Texas couple to do what was otherwise impossible.
  • Trump is Right: The Fed is a Big Problem

    10/29/2018 10:00:07 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 19 replies
    Mises Institute ^ | 10/29/2018 | Thorsten Polleit
    President Donald J. Trump has taken on the Federal Reserve (Fed), saying that Fed chairman Jerome H. Powell is threatening US economic growth by further raising interest rates. Mainstream economists, the financial press and even some politicians react with indignation: the president’s comments undermine the Fed’s political independence, potentially endangering the confidence in the US dollar. Such a public reaction is, at first glance, understandable – as mainstream economists have declared the political independence of the central bank a "golden calf" issue. Monetary theorists argue that a politically independent central bank is best for the currency and the economy. As...
  • US Universities Have Taken Over $614,000,000 From Saudi Arabia Since 2011

    "This explains a great deal, for it is not only true that “these gifts and contracts, in some instances, are intended to influence students’ and faculty experts’ views on the kingdom”; it is also true that these gifts and contracts are intended to influence students’ and faculty experts’ views on Islam, jihad and Sharia."
  • Precious[Charismatic Caucus]

    10/26/2018 10:23:29 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    You are so precious to Me I wait in The Garden for you excited at the first glimpse of our friendship about to be renewed afresh for you have captured My Heart and I am swooned and overtaken by your love for me each and every time we meet and you understand that I even come to you in the form of others dressed in My Righteousness ; True worshippers , God chasers, My True Beloved ones for all they desire is more of me however I decide to appear. So now as you receive me in this way I...
  • How to Attract Women: 7 Things Women Find Very Attractive [From Her]

    10/16/2018 12:27:13 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 170 replies
    Mantelligence ^ | Robin Sutherns
    Women are confusing creatures. We know.The list of what women find attractive in men, and what women don’t find attractive, is long and at times, contradictory.You might think that figuring them out is impossible……and while there isn’t a secret recipe for understanding every woman, there are a few things that almost all women are drawn to. To break the code, and teach you how to attract women, I’m going to tell you 7 things that women find highly attractive in men and why they do.How to Attract Women: 7 Things Women Find Highly Attractive in a Man Here are 7...