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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Nibblings of news: Vigilante justice holds sway as 97 men and 1 woman are taken down by unproven media sex allegations? (Report) (With more to come, right?) China: A report on one Chinese government assimilation program for a non-Chinese minority … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Qatar, cut from trade and diplomacy by its neighbors led by the Saudis over allegations of terrorism support and a too friendly posture toward Iran and notably not accused if its plan to compete with established energy powers using its … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Our Saturday sample of actual and imitation reality: China too has built economic growth on debt that it cannot repay, a foundation of economic sand. 25 Hillary statements to big donors that contradict her statements in public. (Wikileaks) Trumps’ crude … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

News and information that caught our notice: Fed Homeland Security continued to push states toward inviting it into l state election processing in the name of security.( Josef Stalin was all for that idea.) The first domino … Britain starts … Continue reading

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GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your weekly sampler: Iraq: Is the “U.S. created system” collapsing?  (More like: Will Iran or the Saudis have an ally?) The Obama EPA global warming solution will cost the poorest Americans heavily (Report). Pope Francis abandoned Christian Syrian refugees in … Continue reading

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What Has the Federal Reserve Done For Us Lately?

The Democrats and Republicans call their free campaign pitches “debates” these days; if they were labeled honestly, who would pay attention? Tuesday night, the Democrats were in full campaign mode, promoting free goodies in all directions. Free to the recipients, … Continue reading

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Public Pensions and Public Unions Are Public Corruption (And Financial Poison)

American government pension funds are short what they owe government workers by some $2 trillion. That does not show up in the national debt, of which every taxpayer recently owed some $150,000 and counting, plus interest. Either retiring government workers … Continue reading

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