Monsanto’s stock did even more poorly than analysts expected last quarter, with its stock taking another 15 percent nose-dive due to a stronger dollar, and weak seed sales.‘’ The company is warning its investors that profits will not maintain previously suggested levels.
Pope Francis gave a speech searing into the ills of Western capitalism on Sunday following a meeting with President Raul Castro in Cuba, criticized the culture imposed by capitalism, which worships money and discards anything and anyone that is not lucrative. This empire of money throws away things and throws away people.”
Bitcoin being designated a commodity by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or CFTC putting it on equal footing with physical commodities like gold, silver, and oil.
For most citizens, the U.S. economy is a neo-feudal Banana Republic oligarch hellhole. JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon; “It is true that income inequality has kind of gotten worse,”cutting down on executive compensation wouldn’t help. “It’s not right to say we’re worse off … If you go back 20 years ago, cars were worse, the air was worse. People didn’t have iPhones.”
After purchasing the rights to a drug that prevents infections in people with weakened immune systems, including AIDS patients and cancer survivors undergoing chemotherapy, Turing Pharmaceuticals raised the price of the drug by 5,000%. Instead of paying $13.50 per pill, patients with life-threatening illnesses are now forced to pay $750 per pill.
2014 Organic Survey, released Thursday by the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), indicated that in addition to the $5.5 billion dollars worth of organic products purchased by consumers last year.
The controversial decision by Reykjavik City Council to boycott Israeli products is to be retracted, according to Mayor of Reykjavik, Dagur B. Eggertsson, announced the proposal will be amended to indicate the Council will be boycotting only those goods produced in occupied areas. The Mayor will be recommending that Reykjavik City Council retract the proposal in its current form. A consultation process will follow to decide on the next steps to take.
Western politicians & the entire corporate media – TV, Radio, Newspapers, magazines & of course Hollywood itself are virtually all controlled by Zionists, Positions of importance are filled by those who are under the Zionist payroll.
Major Spanish and European banks warned Friday that Catalonia would put “financial stability” at risk if it separated from Spain and the EU, potentially driving them to abandon the region.
“Corporations can only commit crimes through flesh-and-blood people,” Sally Q. Yates, the deputy attorney general and the author of the memo. Political power of the banks strong as ever, announcement may only be a public-relations move except to prosecute a few lower-level executives now and then or to punish a higher-level executive who has fallen into disfavor with the cartel.
Bernie Sanders introduced a bill that bans private prisons and eliminates quotas for number of immigrants held in detention. Sanders: “We cannot fix our criminal justice system if corporations are allowed to profit from mass incarceration;”incentivizes locking people up for cheap labor, must no longer be an acceptable business model. We have to end the private prison racket in America.
Bitruble, a new Russian cryptocurrency, will be issued and circulated under control of Russia's Central Bank. It is expected to compete with Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipilä insisted shortening annual holidays from 38 to 30 working days, halving overtime pay rate increases, cutting Sunday work bonuses, and reducing sick leave pay—are “indispensable” to getting the economy back on track. 30,000 protesters gathered in the nation’s capital of Helsinki.
The decision by the US Federal Reserve not to raise interest rates has increased international market concerns about the health of the global economy. A broad market selloff followed around the world.
Zhang Xiangchen highlighted China’s ranking as the world’s third largest investor for three years in a row, while noting that it is the first time export and import levels are balanced.
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