Sex Sells and the Commercially packaged Femininity: Supersexualised Market And The New Body Politic

The supersexualised market and its mindless validation encourage the assumption that feminist and all equalitarian struggles have ended, that equality for all women and men has been achieved, and the deserving lot can now have anything they want. Its sexy-selfish template trivialises all social commitment and mocks any serious engagement with arts, literature, politics, or spirituality. Most importantly, WOMEN.

US sues Standard & Poor over pre-crisis mortgage ratings

February 5, 2013 (TSR) - The U.S. government says Standard & Poor's knowingly inflated its ratings on risky mortgage investments that helped trigger the 2008 financial crisis. The credit rating...

Royal Spanish Princesses’ secretary implicated in corruption scandal

January 31, 2013 (TSR) - The Spanish Royal household has said it will continue to maintain the secretary for Princess Cristina and her sister Princess Elena, in his post...

Historically Unprecedented: Dutch court says Shell responsible for Nigeria spills

Jan. 30, 2013 (TSR) - A Dutch court ruled on Wednesday that Royal Dutch Shell's Nigerian subsidiary was responsible for a case of oil pollution in the Niger Delta...

The All Powerful Federal Reserve and the US Housing Market

by Mike Whitney, American Freelance Writer January 30, 2013 (TSR) - Has housing really turned the corner? According to Calculated Risk— the nation’s number 1 economics’s blog– it has. Back in...

U.S. Imminent Collapse: Most Nevadans are ‘on the edge of financial disaster,’ report says

Jan. 30, 2013 (TSR) - A majority of Nevadans are living “on the edge of financial disaster” with almost no savings to fall back on, a new report says. Some...

Behind the Obama 2009 Nobel Peace Prize: Corruption, Political Motivation and Insult to Alfred...

While the Nobel Peace Prize award has led to a chorus of praise from the Atlantic alliance leaders, it has also raised skepticism around the world. Rather than discuss the reasons that might after the fact justify this surprising choice, Thierry Meyssan exposes the corruption of the Nobel Committee and the ties between its chairman, Thorbjørn Jagland, and Obama’s associates. This gives the context and reasons behind President Barack Obama giving the former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright a Presidential Medal of Freedom, which is the Nation's highest civilian honor, in 2012 as a token gift.

High Level International Crime Intelligence Briefing for January 2013

Jan. 22, 2013 (TSR) - The following are intelligence briefs that are mostly given to those who are in high level activities such as our Founder & Publisher, and...

The Political Economy of Climate Change

by Rob Urie Jan. 21, 2013 (TSR) - By reports, 2012 was the  warmest year in recorded history in the U.S. The last decade was the warmest on record globally. Even for...

The Diamond Invention: How a Cartel and an Advertising Agency Sold it to Generations...

How DeBeers conquered the diamond market: A great case study of how clever propaganda shaped much of the mindset in our generations which seem to consistently equate LOVE with material things as a condition to express it.

The Geopolitical Reordering of Africa: US-NATO Covert Funding and Arming Support to Al Qaeda...

by Tony Cartalucci Jan. 18, 2013 (TSR) - A deluge of articles have been quickly put into circulation defending France’s military intervention in the African nation of Mali. TIME’s article,...

French Lies: The War on Mali is about Uranium, Gold, Petroleum, and Strategic Minerals

by R. Teichmann Jan. 18, 2013 (TSR) - The French government has stated that: “it would send 2,500 troops to support Malian government soldiers in the conflict against Islamist rebels. France...