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Venezuela"s Socialist Hyperinflation Turned People Back To Barter System

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, In the wake of socialist Venezuela’s massive h.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 12th, 2018

In Socialist Venezuela, The Poor Starve To Death While The Politically Powerful Feast

Authored by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, The socialist policies of the Venezuela government continue to impose a living hell on its people. Hyperinflation has turned its currency to literal garbage. Mortality rate.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 20th, 2018

Better Arizona job programs could slow revolving prison doors, forum told

Officials and experts are exploring a vexing question about the revolving bars of the criminal justice system: How can we stop people from ending back in prison? Presenters at an Arizona Town Hall in Tempe earlier this month said investing in more op.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

2020: Socialist America Or Trump"s America?

Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org, In the new Democratic Party, where women and people of color are to lead, and the white men are to stand back, the presidential field has begun to sort itself out somewhat pro.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 5th, 2019

This state accidentally gave $26M in tax refunds. Now it wants it back

After a computer error caused around 66,000 people to receive double refund payments, state officials reportedly said the system was fixed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 17th, 2019

This state accidentally gave out $26M in tax refunds. Now it wants it back

After a computer error caused around 66,000 people to receive double refund payments, state officials reportedly said the system was fixed......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 17th, 2019

Citi May Liquidate Over $1 Billion In Venezuela Gold Within Weeks

Back in April 2015, when Venezuela still had a somewhat functioning economy and hyperinflation was not yet rampant, the cash-strapped country q.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 16th, 2019

U.S. sets deadline for foreigners dealing in Venezuela oil

Non-U.S. entities buying oil or petroleum products from Venezuela's state-owned PDVSA in deals that involve the U.S. financial system, brokers or people must be wound down by April 28, the U.S. Treasury Department said in a notice posted early on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 1st, 2019

Socialism Can Kill You, But It Won"t Bury You

Authored by Daniel Greenfield via Sultan Khish blog, Venezuela, a failing socialist state, has gifted its people with the sixth minimum wage hike in one year. The 150% increase last week won’t help too much because.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 28th, 2018

Exclusive: Venezuela rejected BP bid to buy Total"s stake in gas block - sources

Venezuela's oil ministry last month turned down a proposal by BP to buy Total's stake in a promising but inactive natural gas project along the maritime border with Trinidad and Tobago, five people briefed on the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 26th, 2018

"No One Will Stop Us" - Venezuela"s Maduro Slams Trump"s UN Speech Which Hinted At Coup

During his Tuesday UN General Assembly address President Trump held nothing back in terms of excoriating the socialist pariah state of Venezuela and leader Nicolas Maduro. "Not long ago, Venezuela was one of the richest.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2018

Malcolm Yards phase one: Food hall, grocery store and 287 apartments in Prospect Park

“With grain elevators, train tracks and industrial uses, people had turned their back on this area. Now, with a light rail stop, Surly and (several apartment projects), this place is just exploding.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2018

Fish for flour? Barter is Venezuela"s new currency

In the face of hyperinflation and a dearth of cash, Venezuelans are increasingly turning to bartering for basic transactions. As Ivor Bennett reports, barter clubs are also springing up in Argentina as a shrinking economy takes hold......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJul 4th, 2018

F.C.C. Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality Worries Small Businesses

Small companies, which have increasingly turned to the internet, worry that a pay-for-play system online could price them out of doing business......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 17th, 2018

Former Iowa Teacher Convicted of Filming Student in Restroom Allowed to Volunteer At Schools

"It gives me a certain level of discomfort knowing that he's back in the school system and knowing that people are OK with it," former student Katie Pollock said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 27th, 2018

7 famous ghost stories that turned out to be total BS

FOTOKITA/Shutterstock People love a good ghost story. For some, it's about the thrill of being scared and for others, it's part of a bigger belief system. Whether it's based on a creepy town legend or someone's real-life experiences, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

Exclusive: Spain"s Repsol suspended swap deal for Venezuelan oil under U.S. pressure

Spain's Repsol suspended its swaps of refining products for crude with Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA, people familiar with the matter said, as U.S. officials weighed penalties for foreign firms doing business with Venezuela......»»

Category: topSource: reuters13 hr. 47 min. ago

Exclusive: Spain"s Repsol suspends swap deal for Venezuelan oil under U.S. pressure

Spain's Repsol has suspended its swaps of refined products for crude with Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA, people familiar with the matter said, as U.S. officials weigh penalties for foreign firms doing business with Venezuela......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

Mike "Dirty Jobs" Rowe Routs America"s School System: "We"re Obsessed With Credentialing, Not Education"

Almost exactly a year ago, Dirty Jobs’ Mike Rowe noted that many Americans are dissatisfied with their lives because they no longer appreciate the intrinsic value of work. Additionally,  Rowe previously concluded, millions of reasonable people – R.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2019

How Denver"s mayoral candidates want to get people out of their cars

Ideas ranging from reviving the city's streetcar system to congestion fees highlight the four main contenders' platforms......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

Venezuela opposition leader ducks roadblocks in Maduro fight

Obstacles have met Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó at nearly every turn since he declared presidential powers in a bid to end socialist President Nicolas Maduro's rule, and his visit to this once-thriving oil center was no different......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 15th, 2019