Month: May 2018

zerohedge May 31, 2018

From Italy’s political chaos to rising trade tensions, global markets have reasons to get into a spin… And as Bloomberg reports, that’s pushed Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Financial Stress indicator to its highest level since the February market rout. For the first time in two months, the gauge – which measures risk across […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

Authored by Brian Cloughley via The Strategic Culture Foundation, After over sixteen years of foreign military occupation, Afghanistan, the fourth most corrupt country in the world, continues to be battered and blasted by war. Its citizens are victims of suicide attacks by insane savages and, according to the magazine Stars and Stripes, the number of US bombs dropped […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

Russian journalist Arkady Babchenko was reported to have been killed in the Ukrainian capital Kiev on Tuesday. Just a day later, on Wednesday, he held a news conference. Apparently, the Ukrainian security services had feigned his death to get hold of those who had really wanted to kill Babchenko. The Journalist had immigrated to Ukraine […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

Authored by Elizabeth Lea Vos via Disobedient Media, Just as it was reported that the summit between the United States and North Korea was back on and that Kim Young Chol, the Vice Chairman of North Korea was on his way to New York to meet with officials in preparation for the June 12 summit, the […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

As the drumbeat for accountability for Tesla’s Board of Directors continues to get louder, more and more scrutiny is being placed on the details surrounding the Board’s relationship with the company. The latest detail which is under scrutiny, a $34,347 payment to a company founded by Tesla’s lead independent director Antonio Gracias, must have raised […]

klee24.de May 31, 2018

The Polish Ministry of National Defense is seeking a permanent U.S. military presence in Poland. According to Politico, a defense ministry proposal was obtained by a Polish news portal, offering $2 billion for a permanent military base. The offer may be reflective of a recent meeting between U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Polish Defense Minister […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In the old days, America’s top spies would complete their tenures at the CIA or one of the other Washington puzzle palaces and segue to more ordinary pursuits. Some wrote their memoirs. One ran for president. Another died a few months after surrendering his post. But today’s national-security establishment retiree has a different […]

zerohedge May 31, 2018

Authored by Marie Huillet via CoinTelegraph.com, Recent analysis of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has found that the average ICO investor sees returns of 82 percent, according to report published by the Boston College Carroll School of Management May 20. image courtesy of CoinTelegraph The 54-page report, titled ‘Digital Tulips? Returns to Investors in Initial Coin Offerings,’ found […]