From Zero Hedge:
Bloomberg News may be the most-read news source in the world, but as of today, it is no longer available in China. Why?
According to Bloomberg TV News Editor Denise Pellegrini, all it takes is for some investigative reporting exposing the dirty laundry, or in this case the even dirtier assets of one Xi Jinping — “the man in line to be China’s next president.”
In “Xi Jinping Millionaire Relations [...]
May 29, 2012
It seems that some people will do just about anything to get ahead, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise when a mostly falsified study is released to put down what is primarily known as a fundamentally healthy and intelligent choice. Unfortunately, people still will try to spread discord amongst their fellow man in an apparent attempt to get ahead; sacrificing the good of the people [...]
Monday, May 28, 2012
It seems that some people will do just about anything to get ahead, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise when a mostly falsified study is released to put down what is primarily known as a fundamentally healthy and intelligent choice.
Unfortunately, people still will try to spread discord amongst their fellow man in an apparent attempt to get ahead; sacrificing the good of the people is [...]
A bill to stop “insider trading” in Congress is gaining momentum with two new Senate sponsors.
Sens. Scott Brown, R-Mass., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., today are introducing the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge (STOCK) Act of 2011, which would prohibit members or employees of Congress, as well as executive branch employees, from using nonpublic information obtained through their public service for investing or any attempt at personal financial gain.
Like everyone else, [...]
Texas Gov. Rick Perry is the first Republican presidential candidate to speak out against allegations that members of Congress used insider information for personal gain.
In a video posted to YouTube, Perry says “any congressman or senator that uses their insider knowledge to profit in the stock market ought to be sent to jail — period.”
Watch the video below:
Source: Business Insider
“In criminal law, a fraud is an intentional deception made for personal gain”
If I sell you an investment that I know is worthless, that is a fraud and I go to jail. That’s what Bernie Madoff did.
If you know that someone can’t afford a loan and sell them one anyway that’s a fraud. If I take that loan and sell it as an investment, knowing that it is “Toxic,” that’s a [...]
Thursday, September 1, 2011
The top 10 reasons why Dr. Ron Paul is the only rational presidential choice for Americans, Democratic, Republican and Independent:
10. Dr. Paul works a real job, has run a small a business and served in the military. He has been a physician for 40 years, co-owned a coin store for 12 years and was a flight surgeon in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. [...]
In the information overload that has become our every day, worrisome world, it is often difficult to see the forest for the trees.
This video may explain the hubris of constant political distractions keeping us from the truth. It is the bottom line of the Truth For Our Times:
View “The List” that we speak of in “The Video Congress Does Not Want You To See”.
Many have had the [...]
Washington Post Co. Chairman Don Graham sold off about $10 million in company stock days after successfully lobbying to loosen regulations on the for-profit higher education firm that is its most lucrative business.
A spokeswoman for the Washington Post Co. said the sale was on behalf of a trust for one of Graham’s siblings, not for Graham himself, and the company last week amended its filings [...]
It’s no secret that members of Congress are political insiders, but an extensive new survey suggests they may also be insiders when it comes to trading stocks.
A study published in the journal Business and Politics Wednesday found that members of the House of Representatives outperform the average investor when it comes to buying and selling stocks by 55 basis points per month, or six percent annually.
“We find strong evidence [...]