Josey Wales ~ Kansas City Federal Reserve Warns Of Looming Farm Bankruptcies And Loss Of Farms To Follow [Video]

BeforeItsNews  April 16 2014

InternationLandGrabAgenda21Did you know Federal Government land ownership is concentrated in the mineral resource rich western United states? Specifically, 62% of Alaska is federally owned, as is 47% of the 11 coterminous western states.

By contrast, the federal government owns only 4% of lands in the other states. This western concentration has contributed to a higher degree of controversy over land ownership and use in that part of the country.

Debt racked up by American farmers threatens to throw the agriculture industry out of its current economic boom and into a bust, according to a new study.

Released last month by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, the report warns that if farmers use their accumulated wealth instead of profits to finance their agricultural investments, they could end up in greater debt, risk bankruptcies and suffer the potential loss of their farms.

NetFarmIncomeDecline2015The big concern is for 2014 and 2015, when commodity prices are expected to fall,” said Nathan Kaufman, an economist at the Fed Bank in Kansas City and a co-author of the report.

“The Department of Agriculture has predicted a 25 percent drop in farm income in 2014, and if incomes levels for farmers fall, the tendency in the past has been for them to use their savings to keep buying equipment and land and putting themselves in bigger debt. That creates a financial crisis for them.”

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Paul Joseph Watson ~ Feds Desperate To Hide Harry Reid Link To Bundy Land Grab

InfoWars  April 15 2015

The feds are so desperate to hide Harry Reid’s connection to a Communist Chinese energy company linked to the Cliven Bundy land grab, they are now even deleting Google’s cached version of an explosive document originally deleted from the BLM website.

RELATED: Sen. Harry Reid Behind BLM Land Grab of Bundy Ranch

Paul Craig Roberts ~ Privatization Is A Ramp For Corruption and Insouciance Is a Ramp for War

PaulCraigRoberts  April 16 2014

PaulCraigRobertsLibertarian ideology favors privatization. However, in practice privatization is usually very different in result than libertarian ideology postulates. Almost always, privatization becomes a way for well-connected private interests to loot both the public purse and the general welfare.

Most privatizations, such as those that have occurred in France and UK during the neoliberal era, and in Greece today and Ukraine tomorrow, are lootings of public assets by politically-connected private interests.

Another form of privatization is to turn traditional government functions, such as prison operation and many supply functions of the armed services, such as feeding the troops, over to private companies at a large increase in cost to the public. Essentially, the libertarian ideology is used to provide lucrative public contracts to a few favored persons who then reward the politicians. This is called “free enterprise.”

The privatization of prisons in the US is an example of the extraordinary cost and injustice of privatization. Privatization of prisons requires ever higher rates of incarceration in order to build profitability. The US, supposedly “a land of liberty” has by far the highest incarceration rates of all countries. The “free” US has not only the highest percentage of its population in prison but also the highest absolute number. “Authoritarian” China with four times the US population has fewer citizens in prison.

This article shows how well prison privatization works for well-connected private interests:http://www.globalresearch.ca/privatization-of-the-us-prison-system/5377824

It also shows the extraordinary shame, corruption, and discredit that prison privatization has brought to the US.

A few years ago I wrote about the conviction of two judges who were paid by privatized juvenile detention facilities to sentence kids to their facilities.

As Alain of Lille and later Karl Marx said, “Money is all.” In America money is all that is
important to the political system and to the bulk of the population. Essentially, America has no other values.

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Feds Lock Horns With 68 Year-Old Rancher Over Land Use Laws [Video]

PJ Media  April 16 2014

The Bureau of Land Management nearly started a range war over cattle grazing fees when it had an old west style stand-off with 68 year-old rancher Clive Bundy. A shoot-out has been averted for now, but Trifecta wonders whether it could happen later. Are free speech and private property rights truly in peril under the Obama administration? Find out.

Stephen Lendman ~ Duplicitous Human Rights Misinformation On Ukraine

SteveLendmansBlog  April 15 2014

steveLendmanA previous article discussed UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay. It discussed her duplicitous anti-Assad report. It wasn’t her first one. It won’t be her last

She’s a reliable imperial tool. She buries truth. She lies for power. Her credibility long ago was lost. Not a shred of it remains.

She never had any in the first place. It launched her career earlier. It sustained it.

Her new report supports illegitimate putschist fascists. It’s titled “Misinformation, propaganda and incitement to hatred need to be urgently countered.”

During months of Maidan protests, Berkut special police showed remarkable restraint. Pillay lied claiming otherwise.

They used “excessive force,” she said. So did other security elements, she added. Doing so “led to the radicalisation of the protest movement,” she claimed.

Yanukovych government “(v)iolations related to the Maidan protests should be investigated and addressed in order to ensure accountability of perpetrators,” she said.

“Most acts of severe beatings, torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment were reportedly attributed to the Berkut.”

False! Western-supported and paid radicalized elements bore full responsibility. Pillay lied saying otherwise.

She claimed Crimea’s reunification referendum had “no validity.”

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Helmut Palmgren Interviews Stephen A. McNallen ~ Asatro, Runes, Vikings & Norse Mythology [Audio]

Red Ice Radio  April 15 2014

Stephen A. McNallen is a prominent religious leader of the native European path called Asatro. McNallen established the first legally recognized Asatro organization in the US in 1972 and quickly became a prolific writer and speaker on the subject on Germanic Paganism, which broadly includes the ancient tribes of Northern Europe.

He believes that spiritual fulfillment is best achieved by following the ways of one’s ancestors. This ancestral approach to Asatro has put him at odds with many who insist on a universalist worldview. He’s also a proponent of “upward evolution” for the individual and the group, encouraging others to incorporate daily spiritual practice in their lives.

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Kevin Samson ~ Neuroscientist Exposes Dangers Of Electromagnetic Fields [Video]

Activist Post  April 13 2014

Neuroscience has come under scrutiny for its involvement in an array of mind control initiatives and other ethically questionable research. But at least one neuroscientist from Sweden has gone on record to caution against the increasing dangers of Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) on human beings and other living organisms, as you will see in the presentation below.

Our modern world is creating an electromagnetic soup filled with electrical pulses, radio frequencies, computer screens, wireless signals, as well as personal devices such as cell phones and gadgets that are emitting damaging radiation. There are many peer-reviewed scientific studieswhich are drawing conclusions that should concern us all, but particularly young children and pregnant women. In fact, the debate is heating up to such a level that government agencies are even infighting over the matter, as evidenced when the Department of the Interior recently sent a letter with their own scientific papers chastising the FCC for using standards that are 30 years out of date. As the DOI stated, the concern is not only in the negative health effects upon people, but upon wildlife as well.

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Veronica ~ The Ultimate Desire of The Soul

April Crawford  Inner Whispers  April 15 2014

WomanCanoeWaterThere has been much written about the power of thought in your culture. Knowledge and awareness of what is in your head is extremely important.

Keeping your thoughts focused in a positive fashion is most likely one of the most powerful tools one has in the linear.

In this moment, we would also include the equal power of how you “feel” in the physical. Often one pushes away the feelings within. This is due to the nature and volatility of the emotional participation.

One who engages their powerful thought process may feel totally helpless when it comes to emotion. Instead of retreating from your feelings, why not embrace them for a moment. If they lead you to a release of energy, then most likely you you are ready to engage yet another ability that comes from within your soul.

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