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Unmasking the College-Admissions Fraud

March 21, 2019 0

The real scam has less to do with the wealthy cheaters who got caught than with the university system itself. Heather Mac Donald The celebrity college-admissions cheating scandal has two clear takeaways:  an elite college […]

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Mr MAGA and the end of Western Civilization

March 21, 2019 0

[This column was written for the Unz Review] Folks in the West are taught that their civilization has its roots in ancient Rome and/or ancient Greece. This is more a case of self-aggrandizement than serious historical […]

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Green New Physics

March 20, 2019 0

by Raúl Ilargi Meijer You could probably say I’m sympathetic to the schoolchildren protesting against climate change, and I’m sympathetic to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her call for a Green New Deal. Young people are the future, […]

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Decline of Globalization

March 19, 2019 0

byMish 16 hrs–edited The change in total global exports has now gone negative. Barron’s has an interesting article How Investors Should Navigate Globalization’s Decline. A decadeslong drive toward freer trade across borders has begun to reverse. […]

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Boeing 737 Max Major Design Flaws, Not a Software Failure

March 18, 2019 0

byMish 22 hrs–edited The 737 Max crashes stem from severe design issues and flagrant cost-cutting efforts, not software issues. The Seattle Times reports Boeing’s Safety Analysis of 737 MAX Flight Control had Crucial Flaws. Boeing’s safety […]

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BREAKING: Everyone Who Opposes War Is A Russian Antisemite

March 18, 2019 1

Caitlin Johnstone Washington, D.C. (NNC) — Following the publication of the results of a groundbreaking new study this week, experts are now reporting that every single person who questions western military interventionism is both an antisemitic bigot […]

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Israel Is Not America’s Ally

March 14, 2019 0

By DANIEL LARISON • March 8, 2019,  dnaveh/shutterstock Andrew Sullivan comments on the U.S.-Israel relationship and the role of “pro-Israel” lobbying groups in our politics in a new essay. There are several things that I think Sullivan gets wrong, but […]

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“Now Is the Time of Monsters”

March 13, 2019 0

by Jeff Thomas In ancient Rome, interregnum was the term given to the period between stable governments when anything untoward might occur, and sometimes did – civil unrest, warfare between warlords, power vacuums and, finally, succession wars. But […]

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How Six Years Of QE Transformed Young Americans Into Socialists

March 12, 2019 0

by Tyler Durden As the bull market turned ten years old last week, it is worth examining whether the efforts of the Federal Reserve, during former Chairman Ben Bernanke’s leadership, to avoid another 1930s-style debt deflationary crash, sparked a new generation […]

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