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  • South Korea Braces For Terrorism At The 2018 Winter Games December 15, 2017
    It’s difficult not to empathize with South Korea right now: The country is preparing to host the Pyeongchang winter games in February – a moment of immense national pride – as the risks of a terrorist attack (not to mention nuclear annihilation) have intensified. To wit, Reuters reports that the South Korean government is taking […]
    Tyler Durden
  • Australian Central Bank - Bitcoin Is Bad But You'd Love A Digital "e-AUD" December 15, 2017
    Sweden’s Riksbank, the world’s oldest central bank, is exploring the possibility of a digital register-based e-krona; the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is researching whether its physical currency could be replaced by a digital alternative; the Bank of England is trialling blockchain-like systems; the Monetary Authority of Singapore is examining the use of distributed ledger […]
    Tyler Durden
  • PCR: "In A Triumph For Feminism Police Say A Mistletoe Kiss Without Consent Is Rape" December 15, 2017
    Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, Criminalizing a bit of Christmas fun has to make you wonder... Is there any aspect of our life left into which the police state does not intrude? Parents are regulated as to how they discipline their children. Spankings that were the tool of choice in my day are now illegal. […]
    Tyler Durden
  • Billionaire Chairman Of China's Giant Network Invested In OkCoin December 15, 2017
    Giant Network Chairman Shi Yuzhu has invested tens of millions of dollars in cryptocurrency trading platform OkCoin, according to local media reports citing unidentified people familiar with the matter. According to local media sources, the investment was widely anticipated. According to Bloomberg, it’s unclear whether the investment took place before or after China halted domestic […]
    Tyler Durden
  • America's Painful Self-Delusion December 15, 2017
    Authored by Allen Marshall (Crimson Avenger) via Defiant Living blog, America is the only nation brought forth by a set of beliefs, and those beliefs, captured so eloquently in our founding documents, are some of the most powerful and inspiring ever conceived. We consider this to be the land of the free, where the individual […]
    Tyler Durden
  • One Bank Believes It Found The Identity Of Who Is "Propping Up The Bitcoin Market" December 15, 2017
    Back in May when the Chinese domination over Bitcoin was ending, we predicted that it would shift over to Japan, specifically, we said that "just as the Chinese bubble frenzy in bitcoin is fading, it may be replaced with a new one, in which thousands of Mrs. Watanabe traders shift their attention away from the […]
    Tyler Durden
  • Some Ex-Cons Are Finally Finding Jobs: But Does The Fed Care? December 15, 2017
    While CNN doesn’t dedicate much time to covering the subject, we’ve repeatedly pointed out that, contrary to what conventional wisdom might lead one to believe, incarceration rates among white Americans have risen since 2000 while incarceration rates for minorities have fallen. The US prison population is finally shrinking after swelling to more than 2 million […]
    Tyler Durden
  • Bitcoin Surges To New Record High, Ethereum Slides December 15, 2017
    Despite record bubble heights, hoards of futures shorts ready to pounce, funding ISIS, and being a "highly speculative asset," it appears the world's citizens are willing to place some assets in the safety of a decentralized, non-fiat asset.   Bitcoin is surging once again as Asia opens, to new record highs at $17,661. The catalysts […]
    Tyler Durden
  • WSJ Exposes The Real Election Meddling... At The FBI December 15, 2017
    Via The Wall Street Journal Editorial Board, More troubling evidence of election meddling at the bureau... Democrats and the media are accusing anyone who criticizes special counsel Robert Mueller as Trumpian conspirators trying to undermine his probe. But who needs critics when Mr. Mueller’s team is doing so much to undermine its own credibility? Wednesday’s […]
    Tyler Durden
  • Humans Fight Back: San Fran Security Robot Attacked, Knocked Over, Smeared With Feces December 15, 2017
    Earlier today, we mentioned the bizarre story of a San Francisco animal shelter which was using a low cost, high-tech robot security guard to purge homeless people outside its facilities. The San Francisco SPCA branch had contracted Knightscope to provide a K5 robot (the same model which in July committed suicide at a mall fountain) […]
    Tyler Durden
  • How to fundraise for ICIJ on Facebook December 14, 2017
    Create a fundraiser for ICIJ on Facebook to highlight the importance of our work - and support our next investigation. The post How to fundraise for ICIJ on Facebook appeared first on ICIJ.
    Caitlin Ginley Sigal
  • Adventures in Paradise… A trip to Bermuda draws an odd call from the government December 11, 2017
    ICIJ’s reporter visited Bermuda to learn more about the island, and its resident law firm Appleby, but when he returned back to the U.S. he got a mysterious phone call. The post Adventures in Paradise… A trip to Bermuda draws an odd call from the government appeared first on ICIJ.
    Will Fitzgibbon
  • ICIJ’s Anuška Delić makes Politico 28 Class of 2018 December 7, 2017
    Slovenian investigative reporter Anuška Delić, who made the Politico 28 Class of 2018, talks about how her MEP project got started and the challenges she faced. The post ICIJ’s Anuška Delić makes Politico 28 Class of 2018 appeared first on ICIJ.
    ICIJ
  • Belgian authorities raid bank linked to offshore companies found in Panama Papers December 5, 2017
    Belgian police raided the offices of state bank Belfius as part of a probe into possible tax avoidance by companies exposed in the Panama Papers. The post Belgian authorities raid bank linked to offshore companies found in Panama Papers appeared first on ICIJ.
    Scilla Alecci
  • What is your university doing in the Paradise Papers? Help us find out December 1, 2017
    ICIJ is looking for journalists to help investigate what universities and colleges are doing offshore. Apply now! The post What is your university doing in the Paradise Papers? Help us find out appeared first on ICIJ.
    ICIJ
  • How ICIJ went from having no data team to being a tech-driven media organization November 29, 2017
    ICIJ's custom-built data tools have allowed hundreds of reporters around the world to access millions of files securely at the click of a mouse. The post How ICIJ went from having no data team to being a tech-driven media organization appeared first on ICIJ.
    Mar Cabra
  • ‘If the law allows this, we need to change the law’ November 28, 2017
    PANA Committee discusses the “serious allegations” revealed by the Paradise Papers. The post ‘If the law allows this, we need to change the law’ appeared first on ICIJ.
    Cecile S. Gallego
  • Support ICIJ this GivingNewsDay November 28, 2017
    ICIJ relies on donations to produce investigations like the Paradise Papers, which take months to report. Without our supporters, these stories go untold. The post Support ICIJ this GivingNewsDay appeared first on ICIJ.
    Caitlin Ginley Sigal
  • News Match to raise money for ICIJ on #GivingNewsDay November 22, 2017
    ICIJ has joined forces with several foundations and is asking the public to join a national day of giving. The post News Match to raise money for ICIJ on #GivingNewsDay appeared first on ICIJ.
    ICIJ
  • The Panama Papers effect: An adaptation from Secrecy World November 22, 2017
    How can the world break through of secrecy of the offshore world? The post The Panama Papers effect: An adaptation from Secrecy World appeared first on ICIJ.
    Jake Bernstein

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