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Making Case for Jobs Bill, Obama Cites Europe’s Woes By Jackie Calmes of The New York Times

  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/07/us/politics/obama-says-he-would-accept-a-surtax-on-high-incomes.html?_r=1&ref=politics WASHINGTON — In perhaps his most sober remarks about the economy this year, President Obama on Thursday described the weakening economy as “an emergency” and made the case for his jobs bill as “an insurance policy against a … Continue reading

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The European Union By The New York Times

http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/organizations/e/european_union/index.html The European Union evolved out of the European Coal and Steel Community, formed in 1950 by Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands to help revive heavy industry in a region still staggering after World War II. While … Continue reading

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UK Economy: Does Ed Balls Have a Credible Alternative? By Thomas Costello

http://uk.ibtimes.com/articles/214290/20110915/uk-economy-ed-balls-deficit-reduction-uk-economy-labour-party-government-george-osborne-london-schoo.htm The UK economy has flat lined and with the threat of massive trade union strikes on 30 November both the public and economists are seriously considering whether David Cameron and Chancellor George Osborne have got their plan right. Has … Continue reading

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Bilderberg, Elite Consensus and the Media By Dr Ian Richardson

Bilderberg People: Elite Power and Consensus in World Affairs by Ian Richardson, Andrew Kakabadse, Nada Kakabadse In case you hadn’t noticed, the annual gathering of the transatlantic power elite took place in St. Moritz in June and passed by without … Continue reading

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