Interactive: A 100 Percent Clean Future

See also: “Report: A 100 Percent Clean Future” See also: “Fact Sheet: A 100 Percent Clean Future”   The United States can and must build a 100 Percent Clean Future that delivers on the goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions economywide by 2050 and net-negative emissions thereafter in order to limit global warming to 1.5 … Read moreInteractive: A 100 Percent Clean Future

Texas Tax Return Preparer Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding the United States

A Texas tax return preparer was sentenced yesterday to 60 months in prison for her role in a scheme to defraud the United States and for 27 months (consecutive) for filing a false federal tax return, for a total of 87 months, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s … Read moreTexas Tax Return Preparer Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding the United States

Waco Tax Return Preparer Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding the United States

A Waco, Texas, tax return preparer was sentenced yesterday to 60 months in prison for her role in a scheme to defraud the United States and for filing a false federal tax return, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division. Please follow and like us:

AdWise: ‘Senior is using abusive language?’

Are you dealing with a tough boss? Are your colleagues being mean to you? Is your workplace culture hindering your growth? Talk to us. Our panel of experts will assist you in resolving your workplace related matters. ‘AdWise’ will appear on these pages every Thursday to help you with your workplace matters. Write to us … Read moreAdWise: ‘Senior is using abusive language?’

Household Financial Confidence Crushed Some More

In our latest release to September 2019, the DFA Household Financial Confidence Index fell again, having move sideways more recently. In essence households are simply reflecting that rate cuts, a lower dollar and the international bad news from Trump’s Trade Wars, Brexit and Hong Kong are all making them more concerned, and less willing or … Read moreHousehold Financial Confidence Crushed Some More

Jio begins charging for calls to other networks

Reliance Jio will start charging customers for calls made to networks of other operators such as Airtel and Vodafone-Idea. Blaming the decision on “regulatory uncertainty” related to inter-connect payments (IUC), Jio said it would rescind the move only when regulator Trai dismantles the IUC payments and makes call-termination charges zero. Please follow and like us:

Government clears demo by Huawei for 5G tech

The govt has allowed controversial Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei to participate in the 5G use case demos during the India Mobile Congress next week. However, the govt has not yet taken any final decision on participation of the company in the upcoming wider and broad-based 5G trials that give an opportunity to companies to … Read moreGovernment clears demo by Huawei for 5G tech

SENS MENENDEZ AND RUBIO REQUEST COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN THE UNITED STATES REVIEW TRANSACTIONS OF BRAZILIAN MEAT-PROCESSING CONGLOMERATE

Editor’s Note: Brazil is to agriculture what China is to manufacturing. A corrupt, state supported source of predatory global oversupply. Including subsidized investment to take dominate US food processing in pursuit of Brazil’s national agro-industry strategy. WASHINGTON – Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), … Read moreSENS MENENDEZ AND RUBIO REQUEST COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN THE UNITED STATES REVIEW TRANSACTIONS OF BRAZILIAN MEAT-PROCESSING CONGLOMERATE

GFC Lessons For Banks Remain Unlearned

On 7 October, the European Central Bank (ECB) published its liquidity stress test results for 103 euro area banks. ECB’s increased focus on stressed liquidity is credit positive for these banks. As the liquidity coverage ratio (LCR) has a very short 30-day horizon, ECB looking at liquidity stresses lasting six months provides a much more … Read moreGFC Lessons For Banks Remain Unlearned

Free-trade policies contributed to the opioid epidemic

Excerpt: “For every 1,000 people who lost their jobs in a county there was a 2.7% rise in opioid-related overdose deaths. After fentanyl entered regional heroin supplies in 2013, the same 1,000 trade-related job losses led to an 11.3% spike in overdose deaths.” The Sackler family was once celebrated for its philanthropy. Now the owners of … Read moreFree-trade policies contributed to the opioid epidemic

Google, FB may face tax in line with India biz

Google, Facebook, Netflix etc. have a huge consumer base in several countries but no physical presence which is why Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has proposed a new global tax mechanism system for multinationals under which ‘some’ profits and corresponding taxing rights will be re-allocated to countries where the consumers are based. Please follow … Read moreGoogle, FB may face tax in line with India biz

Christians of #Qamishli in North East Syria are Witnessing the Most Systematic Ethnic Cleansing Since the #Armenian & Syriacs #Genocides in 1915 by the #Ottomans (Turkey)

“NORTH PRESS AGENCY @NPA_SY‪ #BREAKING‬ ‪Syrian #Christian_leader Bassam Ishak: Christians of #Qamishli in North East Syria are witnessing the most systematic ethnic cleansing since the #Armenian & Syriacs #genocides in 1915 by the #Ottomans‬ 5:11 PM · Oct 9, 2019” https://twitter.com/NPA_SY/status/1182040831789862915 Two days ago the world was warned: “Malik Hanna, an official of the Syriac … Read moreChristians of #Qamishli in North East Syria are Witnessing the Most Systematic Ethnic Cleansing Since the #Armenian & Syriacs #Genocides in 1915 by the #Ottomans (Turkey)

DrishTi: Dance drama raises $200,000 for Sankara Nethralaya

BY JYOTHSNA HEGDE Atlanta, GA, October 9, 2019: An artistic fundraiser for Sankara Nethralaya (SN) USA’s Atlanta Chapter, aptly titled DrishTi, presented by students of Kalaivani Dance Academy (KDA) under the guidance of Guru Padmaja Kelam and Siddarth Kelam raised $200,000 for the foundation at the Infinite Energy Center on September 8, 2019. The drive … Read moreDrishTi: Dance drama raises $200,000 for Sankara Nethralaya

Remarks By Secretary Wilbur Ross at the Australia Space Agency Meeting in Canberra, Australia

Remarks By Secretary Wilbur Ross at the Australia Space Agency Meeting in Canberra, Australia KCPullen@doc.gov Wed, 10/09/2019 – 17:37 Space commerce AS PREPARED FOR DELIVERY Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Office of Public Affairs (202) 482-4883 publicaffairs@doc.gov Wilbur Ross Thank you for hosting us today at this beautiful observatory to discuss how our two nations are … Read moreRemarks By Secretary Wilbur Ross at the Australia Space Agency Meeting in Canberra, Australia

Some in Hong Kong Feel Frustrated, as Their City Is Losing to Mainland China, by Andre Vltchek

When my dear friend and a great concert pianist from Beijing, Yuan Sheng, used to live in New York, recording, giving concert and teaching at prestigious Manhattan School of Music, he told me that he used to cry at night: “In the United States, they smear China. I felt hurt, defenseless”. He returned to Beijing,… … Read moreSome in Hong Kong Feel Frustrated, as Their City Is Losing to Mainland China, by Andre Vltchek

Trump Is History and So Is the USA, by Paul Craig Roberts

When I read this evening in The Hill, which I mistakenly thought was a legitimate news publication rather than a weapon against President Trump and the Republicans, that the documented fact that Joe Biden and his son received between them $1,750,000 for preventing any Ukrainian investigation of the corrupt firm Burisma was mere unsupported “allegation,”… … Read moreTrump Is History and So Is the USA, by Paul Craig Roberts

How I Learned, or Didn’t, to Write, by Paul Craig Roberts

Dear Readers, A small number of you seem to be obsessed and frustrated by my typos. Allow me to explain to you. When I was in high school we were advised, if we were university material, to take the typing course because college professors, unlike high school teachers, would look with disfavor on the task… … Read moreHow I Learned, or Didn’t, to Write, by Paul Craig Roberts

Ghee Happy: Hindu deities get their own Netflix series

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, October 9, 2019: Hindu deities are about to get their own series on Netflix. The streaming giant has greenlit a new animated series for preschoolers, Ghee Happy, from Academy Award-nominated director-animator-illustrator Sanjay Patel. Ghee Happy is a playful reimagining of Hindu deities, says a press release issued by the streaming … Read moreGhee Happy: Hindu deities get their own Netflix series

Canadian Conservatives seek to stop inflow of migrants from U.S.

Wed, Oct 9th 2019 @ 5:03 pm EDT Canada’s Conservative Party pledged today to renegotiate the terms of a deal with the United States to limit migrants who cross from the U.S. into Canada, but it offered few details on how it would do so. Under the current terms of a 2002 agreement, Canada and … Read moreCanadian Conservatives seek to stop inflow of migrants from U.S.

Is America in Her Final Days? Will America be Here Next Year, Next Decade?, by Paul Craig Roberts

Will the American People Rise Against Adam Shit, the Bitch Pelosi, and the Nadler Turd and Save their Country from Ruin, or will the American People Submit to The Rule By Lies? What Confidence Can We Have in the American People? Many people regard Matt Taibbi as a leftish as he writes for the sometimes… … Read moreIs America in Her Final Days? Will America be Here Next Year, Next Decade?, by Paul Craig Roberts

Greg, John, Razib, and Me, by Fred Reed

A good bit more now than a decade ago I was a member of Steve Sailer’s HBD (Human Biodiversity) mailing list. This dealt with (who would have thought it’) human biodiversity, meaning such things as evolution, racial differences, evolutionary psychology, and genetics. It was a bright and usually congenial group, if doctrinaire, from which I… … Read moreGreg, John, Razib, and Me, by Fred Reed