Nothing has changed: Housing crisis worsens in global scale, new mortgage crisis coming…

Global #Housing #Bubble update – This chart shows how worldwide house prices have grown: http://t.co/VAEmSUAnzV pic.twitter.com/X7DMwb3SJk

— Jesse Colombo (@TheBubbleBubble) February 27, 2015

So much faith being placed in the same Federal Reserve that didn’t know there was a housing bubble in 2007. This time will be different.

— Gubb (@gubbmintcheese) February 26, 2015

Update: HongKong steps up efforts to cool red-hot property market

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MATT DRUDGE on Twitter: “So where is the 300+ page ‘Net Neutralization’ Act? Are we allowed to read it now? Or will it remain a private contract between the fascists”

So where is the 300+ page 'Net Neutralization' Act? Are we allowed to read it now? Or will it remain a private contract between the fascists

— MATT DRUDGE (@DRUDGE) February 26, 2015

Lois Lerner Emails Recovered: ‘No One Will Ever Believe That Both Your Hard Drive and Mine Crashed Within a Week’

Busted!! Go directly to jail..Not likely, but she needs to as well as all of them at the IRS.

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee announced on Thursday night that hundreds of former IRS official Lois Lerner’s previously “lost” backup tapes have been recovered, which could result in the recovery of a new trove of her emails.

“To date, we have found 32,744 unique emails that were backed up […]

Soros, Ford Foundation shovel $196 million to ‘net neutrality’ groups, staff to White House

Liberal philanthropist George Soros and the Ford Foundation have lavished groups supporting the administration’s “net neutrality” agenda, donating $196 million and landing proponents on the White House staff, according to a new report.

And now, as the Federal Communications Commission nears approving a type of government control over the Internet, the groups are poised to declare victory in the years-long fight, according to the report from MRC Business, an […]

The Circus Is In Town: The official US gold hoard is supposedly 260,000,000 ounces which represents about $300 billion dollars in current value. The SNAP program spends that much in about four years. The US government spends that much in less than 30 days.

by Gary Christenson

A three ring circus is performing – to entertain and impoverish the western world.

Ring # 1:     The Euro tragedy is “extending and pretending” into a Greek drama.

Ring # 2:     Iraq 3.0 is in beta test mode based on weapons of mass propaganda.

Ring # 3:     The conflict in Ukraine is performing flips followed by flops.

Aiding and abetting the circus acts are the global fiat […]

GREECE LATEST: HUGE GREEK BANK OUTFLOWS, EURO FALLING AGAINST THE £, BUNDESTAG BACKS GREECE MEMORANDUM

BY JOHN WARD

If the Varoufakis memorandum ‘deal’ is so respectable, why do none of the players, or their Party bigwigs, or the markets, like it? There’s a piece in the online magazine Counterpunch at the moment purporting to show how Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has ‘kept Greece in the euro by its fingernails’. Without going over the same tedious ground yet again, nobody can do that, because Greece […]

Gold Sovereigns Bought by Greeks in Volume as New Greek Drachmas Designed

by GoldCore

- Greece warns may default on IMF loan next week

- Greek bank runs continue and deposits flee

- German Bundestag votes for bailout extension

- Syriza agree to a bailout extension of four months, in return for concessions yet to be approved by the EU

- Questions over Syriza negotiating a weak deal despite it’s strong position

- Greece and EU buying time to arrange orderly […]

US Gov/Central Bankers One Step Closer To Closing Down The Internet

Greek withdrawals from the banks at all time highs. The people of Greece are protesting the new government. New home sales beat expectations but lumber sales and prices are declining. FCC voted to approve censorship of the internet. This is first step to close down the internet.Ukraine is in a full blown depression. Russian warships are allowed to dock in Cyprus. Chinese submarine fleet larger than US. Russia, China […]

Chinese Gold Demand Pushes Price Up, Plans Yuan-Denominated Gold Fix This Year, Trade Volume Up Near 60% On Year To 18,486 mt

China’s spot Gold trade volume up near 60% on year to 18,486 mt

China’s spot gold trading volume in 2014 hit 18,486 mt, up almost 60% from 11,600 mt traded in 2013, the Bureau of Trade said in a report on its website Thursday, February 26.

The rise was attributed to growing gold output in China, as well as more active investment in gold products last year.

http://www.platts.com/latest-news/metals/hongkong/chinas-2014-spot-gold-trade-volume-soars-near-27154983

Chinese #Gold […]

De-Dollarization: Russia, China Sign Currency Swap Agreement to Double $100b Trade, Unloads 20% Of Its Total U.S. Holdings In ONE Month, George Soros Plans for Collapse of U.S. Dollar

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Janjuah on 2015: Oil at $30; bonds to go crazy http://www.cnbc.com/id/102348346

How The FBI Invaded Martin Luther King Jr.’s Privacy — And Tried To Blackmail Him Into Suicide http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/20/martin-luther-king-fbi_n_4631112.html

Memphis Jury Sees Conspiracy in Martin Luther King’s Killing http://www.nytimes.com/1999/12/09/us/memphis-jury-sees-conspiracy-in-martin-luther-king-s-killing.html

Court Decision: U.S. “Government Agencies” Found Guilty in Martin Luther King’s Assassination http://www.globalresearch.ca/court-decision-u-s-government-agencies-found-guilty-in-martin-luther-kings-assassination/5320024

Did You Know: US Gov’t Found Guilty In Conspiracy To Assassinate Dr. Martin Luther […]

Global Economic COLLAPSE Shown in THESE Clear Warning Signals!

Sources: “Greenspan: “The Stock Market Is Great”, But The Economy Feels Like In “The Late Stages Of The Great Depression” | Zero Hedge” http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02… “20150226_dollar.jpg 797×534 pixels” http://www.zerohedge.com/sites/defaul… “healthcare-costs1.jpg 290×195 pixels” http://www.oftwominds.com/photos2012/… “20150226_Japan2.jpg 958×499 pixels” http://www.zerohedge.com/sites/defaul… “20150226_Japan3.jpg 959×505 pixels” http://www.zerohedge.com/sites/defaul… “ekathimerini.com | Gov’t raises concern over payment to IMF in March” http://www.ekathimerini.com/4dcgi/_w_… “Athens: first anti-gov’t protest by far-left ANTARSYA turns ugly” http://www.keeptalkinggreece.com/2015… “Obama Dares GOP: Go Ahead, ‘Have a […]

Full Scale Simulation: New Study Reveals Where To Go When Civilization Collapses: “Head For The Hills”

Mac Slavo February 27th, 2015 SHTFplan.com

 

Should the world as we know it ever fall apart as a result of an economic collapse, amassive natural disaster, cyber attack or widespread pandemic there will be millions of people looking for food, clean water and other essential resources.

The cities will be plagued with violence and supply shortages. Government officials will, as Homeland Security has previously admitted, not be able to […]

Pop Quiz: How Many Constitutional Rights Have We Lost?

by WashingtonsBlog How Many Constitutional Freedoms Have We Lost?

This post explains the liberties guaranteed in the Bill of Rights – the first 10 amendments to the United States Constitution – and provides a scorecard on the extent of the loss of each right. (This is an updated version of an essay we wrote in February. Unfortunately, a lot of information has come out since then.)

First Amendment

The 1st […]

“Stock Market Great”, But Economy Feels Like “Late Stages Of The Great Depression”

While conflicting economic data leaves hope for both buills and bears, Alan Greenspan warns that, unlike Yellen, “US economic growth is not strong.” He then slays another pillar – suggesting the exuberant job growth is anything but (as he focuses on weak productivity as he pinpoints entitlements as “crowding out capital investment” in America. The maestro then breaks the golden rule of central bankers and explains how The Fed […]

US Turns Olympic Village into Prison

from RT, via The Daily Sheeple:

In order to fund the building of the Olympic village in Lake Placid, NY, for the famous 1980 winter games, the US federal government stipulated planners build with the intent of turning the grounds into a prison once the athletes left. The Resident from RT explains. – See more at: http://www.thedailysheeple.com/us-turns-olympic-village-into-prison-naturally_022015#sthash.CgyaI8OC.dpuf

Attack On Arizona’s Internet Was the Beta Test for the Implementation of Martial Law

by Dave Hodges

 

At approximately noon on February 25, 2015, the Internet went down in a wide swath ranging from just north of Phoenix stretching to Flagstaff, Arizona. Internet service was restored the following day around 1pm local time.

The very first reports I received about the outage, coming out of Wickenburg and Prescott, was that the ISP from Century Link went down because a car crashed into a […]

‘Jihadi John’: Reaction to the unmasking of Emwazi confirms his PR value

‘Jihadi John’: Reaction to the unmasking of Emwazi confirms his PR value

The motto on an Isis social media reads, “Media is half jihad,” suggesting a degree of media savvy targeted not so much at devout Muslims but Westerners.

But why should that be the case? Especially when Isis is purportedly fighting to establish an Islamic Caliphate in what is now Syria and Iraq?

So why are they so focused […]

WOW! Dark Energy Camera Snaps Shot of Comet Lovejoy and Spiral Galaxy

The image was captured using the 570-megapixel Dark Energy Camera, the world’s most powerful digital camera. At the time the image was taken, the comet was passing 51 million miles from Earth – a short distance for the Dark Energy Camera, which is sensitive enough to light up to 8 billion light years away. The comet’s center is a ball of ice roughly three miles across, and the visible […]

US Starts Flying Its Most Advanced Spy Planes Over South China Sea

The strategic waters of the South China Sea are claimed by a confusing collection of various nations. The region’s strongest – and most vocal – stakeholder is China. On Thursday, the US Navy admitted that it is monitoring the area, launching its most advanced spy plane out of the Philippines. The P-8A Poseidon is one the United States’ most advanced surveillance planes. It’s capable of both anti-submarine warfare and […]

Big Deal: Russia May Accept Chinese Control of Oil and Gas Fields

Russia may consider allowing Chinese investors more than 50 percent stakes in its strategic oil and gas fields, an official said on Friday, an about-face by Moscow that underlines its need for foreign help to develop energy reserves. While closely guarding control of the oil and gas fields that supply the lifeblood of its economy, Russia has forged alliances with some Western companies to obtain the know-how it needs […]

Inmates Assault 7 Officers, Force Lockdown at South Carolina Max Security Prison

Law enforcement officials in South Carolina dealt with what was billed as a “security incident” or “disturbance” at the state’s largest maximum security prison, which was placed in lockdown according to local news outlets.

The Missouri Department of Corrections said Thursday that the situation at the Lee Correctional Institution began when “multiple inmates” assaulted seven officers after one officer tried to conduct a search. All of the officers involved […]

Criminalizing Kids Is No Way to Run a Justice System

The murderers of James Bulger acted out scenes from Tom and Jerry and there isn't such controversy. food for thought pic.twitter.com/UblSx5jdI6

— anna (@prxttyvisitor_) February 24, 2015

@jbmt1 As a new Mum I feel a brand new wave of sadness and empathy today at the anniversary of little James Bulger!!???? pic.twitter.com/Nm61LxCZud

— Mum's Boutique (@MumsBoutique) February 13, 2015

Criminalizing 10 Year Olds Is No Way to Run a […]

Japanese Volcanic Island Grows to 11 Times Its Original Size

Japanese island Nishinoshima has grown to 11 times its original size due to the volcanic eruption started in 2013. A recent observation has shown that the volcano goes on erupting ever since and a new increase of the island’s area is expected.

The actual size of the island is 1.95 km from east to west and 1.8 km from north to south, its area is 2.46 square kilometers, but […]

The Killing of Osama bin Laden Did Not Stop the Use of Fear to Justify US Wars

The Killing of Osama bin Laden Did Not Stop the Use of Fear to Justify US Wars

The following book excerpt emphasizes why the killing of Osama bin Laden did not result in an end to the “war on terror”:

Media around the world shared the news of Osama bin Laden’s death on May 2, 2011. His death was largely celebrated as a milestone in the Global War on Terrorism. […]

Prison Reform, Proposition 47 and the California Shell Game

Prison Reform, Proposition 47 and the California Shell Game

In the deep fog of the yard at Central California Facility for Women (CCFW), the bright shiny headlines declaring California Proposition 47 (which reclassifies certain property and drug felonies as minor, non-prison time offenses) the beginning of the end of mass incarceration seem so very far away. As women go throughout their daily grind of toxic drudgery at pennies per hour […]