What It Really Means
The S&P Downgrade
By PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS
August 9, 2011http://counterpunch.org/roberts08092011.html
it is often the case that more is going on than traditional thinking can know about or explain.
It is always a challenge to get people’s thinking into a new paradigm.
Nevertheless, unless the effort is made, people might never comprehend the behind-the-scenes power struggle.
Statement by Federal Open Market Committee on Interest Rates: Full Text
Aug 9, 2011 11:18 AM PT http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-08-0 ... -text.html
Open Letter to U.S. and S. Korean Authorities
August 8. 2011
The army and people of the DPRK are not what they used to be in the past. They do not hide that they have had access to nuclear deterrent powerful enough to protect themselves.
If the other party launches a nuclear war, the DPRK is ready to counter it with nukes. It is its
The U.S. and south Korea are gravely mistaken if they think they would remain safe in case of a war on the Korean Peninsula.http://www.kcna.co.jp/item/2011/201108/ ... 820ee.html
President al-Assad: Syria Will Not Be Tolerant in Pursuing Armed Terrorist Groups... Determined to Complete Reform
Aug 09, 2011
Syria is open to any help offered by the brotherly and friendly countries in this regard. http://www.sana.sy/eng/337/2011/08/09/363155.htm
9 August 2011 Last updated at 07:46 ET
London riots: Timeline and [>] map of violencehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-14436499
London riots and UK unrest: fourth night live updates
Tuesday 9 August 2011 21.13 BST http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/blog/2011/ ... -four-live
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Mathaba: African Union Should Send Armed Forces to Bomb England to Protect Civilians
All the above is 100% valid and logical as it has been thus endorsed by no less than NATO, Cameron, Sarkozy and Obama in Africa.
Tuesday, August 09, 2011
Black-led Rebellion Enters Fourth Night in Britain: Unrest Spreads to Manchester, Wolverhampton and Other Cities http://panafricannews.blogspot.com/2011 ... night.html
US firm to invest in $100 mln Tanzania farms JV
Tue Aug 9, 2011 11:50am GMT http://af.reuters.com/article/investing ... 09?sp=true
JV = joint venture (for cover)
Major protests erupt against Chile's Pinera
SANTIAGO | Tue Aug 9, 2011 8:18pm EDT http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/08/ ... 2K20110810
Spearheaded by students demanding more affordable and improved education, tens of thousands of protesters marched in the streets of Santiago. A small core of protesters started fires and threw rocks at police, who fired tear gas and water cannons.