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GOP Voting Rights Act Position Falls Apart in SCOTUS Arguments

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 05/03/2021 - 1:55am in

The GOP scored an own goal in its Supreme Court arguments on a closely-watched Arizona voting rights case.

How the NATO Alliance Is Fighting Russia’s Sputnik V Vaccine With Subsidies From State Budgets and the Gates Foundation, Hidden by bhe Financial Times

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 04/03/2021 - 1:45am in

The Financial Times runs dodgy numbers to claim that Russia is vaccine price gouging to poor countries, when that's Big Pharma's gig.

The Bullshit Economy: Homebuying “Help”

Introducing "The Bullshit Economy" from Jared Hoist, on products and companies that exist solely to exploit policy failures, in a bad way.

Recent Judge Rakoff Decision May Curb Private Equity Leverage Abuses By Pinning Liability on Directors of Selling Company

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 01/03/2021 - 10:03pm in

Some of the worst private equity practices, like buyers pulling out more cash at closing than they put in, were targeted by a recent ruling.

The Oil Industry Is Ready To Fight President Biden In Court

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 27/02/2021 - 9:28pm in

The oil industry is ready to brawl to keep the Biden Administration from halting new Federal energy and mineral leases.

Eviction Moratorium Deemed Unconstitutional by Federal Judge in Texas

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 26/02/2021 - 9:30pm in

The Trump and Biden stimulus on the cheap, of having landlords support income-starved renters in lieu of subsidies, is now in trouble.

Deathbed Confession: FBI and NYPD Responsible for Malcolm X Assassination

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 23/02/2021 - 4:13pm in

US police forces at a minimum set up the conditions that allowed for Malcolm X to be killed. How far does their culpability extend?