Sep 142019
 
 September 14, 2019  Posted by at 9:51 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  9 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 14 2019

Kazimir Malevich Spotrsmeny 1931   • Julian Assange To Stay In Prison Over Absconding Fears (BBC) • Hopes Of Clean Break With EU Are Nonsense: Ex-Brexit Official (G.) • McCabe Lawyer Presses Justice Department To Drop Criminal Case (R.) • Latest Russian Spy Story Looks Like Another Elaborate Media Deception (Taibbi) • Crisis-Hit Boeing Readies Huge Effort To Return 737 MAX To The Skies (R.) • ‘If I Happen to Fall out of a Window, You Can Be Sure I

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Sep 132019
 
 September 13, 2019  Posted by at 9:44 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  7 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 13 2019

Marc Chagall The watering trough 1925   • The Dogs in the Street Know (Craig Murray) • Speaker Bercow Warns Boris Johnson Against Disobeying Brexit Law (BBC) • Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe Must Face Criminal Charges (CNBC) • US House Panel Wants Boeing To Allow Employee Interviews On 737 MAX (R.) • US Pressures Israel To Drop China ‘Belt And Road’ Investments (ZH) • Huawei CEO Offers To License 5G Technology To American Companies (F.) • Mnuchin Says

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Sep 122019
 
Debt Rattle September 12 2019

Joan Miro Montroig, la iglesia y el pueblo 1918     Ok, the mailing lists still don’t work, and now the site layout is skewed too after a WordPress update. Lovely. Apologies. Working on it.     • How the UK Security Services Neutralised The Guardian (Declassified) • The Consequences of the Bush-Era Assault on Civil Liberties (Taibbi) • No-Deal Brexit Papers Warn Of Shortages And Riots (BBC) • £8 Billion Bet on No Deal Crash-Out by Boris Johnson’s Leave

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Sep 112019
 
 September 11, 2019  Posted by at 1:26 pm Finance, Primers Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  9 Responses »
Assange, Varoufakis, Brexit

Max Ernst The Angel of the home or the Triumph of Surrealism 1937   A friend of mine here in Athens, Greece, named Wayne Hall, who’s of Australian descent but moved here at about the time Napoleon headed for St. Petersburg, and works as a translator and language teacher, sent me a mail a few days ago that I thought was interesting. In particular, Wayne referred to a video I didn’t know existed, of Julian Assange hosting a get-together in

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Sep 112019
 
 September 11, 2019  Posted by at 9:22 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  2 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 11 2019

Robert Frank White Tower, New York 1948 (Frank died yesterday, aged 94)     To everyone used to receiving Automatic Earth posts in their email, I’m sorry but since Saturday they’re suddenly bouncing again en masse. This makes me very tired by now, but I’ll look for a solution. I suspect there may be a connection between this and Google accusing me of violating their rules, without telling me what rules I’m supposed to have violated.     • Trump

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Sep 102019
 
 September 10, 2019  Posted by at 1:43 pm Finance, Primers Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  11 Responses »
Pulp Fiction Media

Pablo Picasso Composition “Peasants” 1906   It’s undoubtedly better to leave some stories alone, and this may be one of them. Putin’s spokesman Dmitry Peskov perhaps put it best when he called it “pulp fiction” (and what’s more American than that?). But this one is so exemplary of how the news is cooked up for you these days, let’s have a go anyway. What makes this story so ideal for its purpose is that it involves intelligence and state secrets,

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Sep 102019
 
 September 10, 2019  Posted by at 9:23 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  5 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 10 2019

Marc Chagall The painter to the moon 1917     To everyone used to receiving Automatic Earth posts in their email, I’m sorry but since Saturday they’re suddenly bouncing again en masse. This makes me very tired by now, but I’ll look for a solution. I suspect there may be a connection between this and Google accusing me of violating their rules, without telling me what rules I’m supposed to have violated.         • Real US Debt

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Sep 092019
 
 September 9, 2019  Posted by at 9:48 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,  4 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 9 2019

Pablo Picasso Portrait of Maya 1939     To everyone used to receiving Automatic Earth posts in their email, I’m sorry but since Saturday they’re suddenly bouncing again en masse. This makes me very tired by now, but I’ll look for a solution. I suspect there may be a connection between this and Google accusing me of violating their rules, without telling me what rules I’m supposed to have violated.       • Brexit Heading For Dramatic Supreme Court

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Sep 082019
 
 September 8, 2019  Posted by at 9:40 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,  9 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 8 2019

Pablo Picasso Horses and person 1939     To everyone used to receiving Automatic Earth posts in their email, I’m sorry but since yesterday they’re suddenly bouncing again en masse. This makes me very tired by now, but I’ll look for a solution. I suspect there may be a connection between this and Google accusing me of violating their rules, without telling me what rules I’m supposed to have violated.     • Boris Johnson Will Challenge Law Stopping No-Deal

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Sep 072019
 
 September 7, 2019  Posted by at 9:47 am Finance Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,  13 Responses »
Debt Rattle September 7 2019

Pablo Picasso Portrait of Dora Maar 1942   • The Financialization of the US Economy (WS) • Fed Chair Powell Repeats Vow To Act ‘As Appropriate’ (R.) • Tariffs Are No Longer China’s Biggest Problem In The Trade War (CNBC) • Boris Johnson Urged To Become A ‘Brexit Martyr’ (DM) • A Trump Brexit Threatens (Wight) • A Crackup Is Inevitable (Kunstler) • CIA, Mossad, “the Epstein Network” and an Orwellian Nightmare (Whitney Webb) • How MIT Concealed Its Relationship

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