The Revolution in Rojava | Dissent Magazine

June 27, 2015 at 12:05 (kurdistan, YPG/YPJ) ()

The Revolution in Rojava | Dissent Magazine.

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Are Leftist, Feminist Kurds About to Deliver the Coup de Grâce to ISIL in Syria? | The Nation

June 27, 2015 at 11:33 (IRAQ, islamicstate, syria) ()

Are Leftist, Feminist Kurds About to Deliver the Coup de Grâce to ISIL in Syria? | The Nation.

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Why Operation Jade Helm 15 is freaking out the Internet — and why it shouldn’t be – The Washington Post

June 23, 2015 at 10:54 (america) ()

Why Operation Jade Helm 15 is freaking out the Internet — and why it shouldn’t be – The Washington Post.

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Chris Hedges: America’s Electoral Farce – Chris Hedges – Truthdig

June 17, 2015 at 14:02 (activism) ()

Chris Hedges: America’s Electoral Farce – Chris Hedges – Truthdig.

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AIG bailout trial ruling criticizes government but awards no damages – The Globe and Mail

June 15, 2015 at 19:38 (tooBIGtoofail) ()

AIG bailout trial ruling criticizes government but awards no damages – The Globe and Mail.

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Bond crash is so crazy BlackRock Inc is ripping up its risk models

June 15, 2015 at 15:13 (Uncategorized)

Financial Post

With US$4.8 trillion in assets — or about the size of Japan’s economy — no one manages more money than BlackRock Inc. So, it’s worth paying attention when the firm says it’s time to cast aside its trusted models for assessing risk in bonds.

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The $1.2 trillion meltdown in just three months is an early sign that it will not be easy to wean the world off six years of zero rates — and central banks have used up their arsenal. Read on
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The gyrations gripping the world’s fixed-income market are so great that it’s almost impossible to make sense of them on a historical basis. In Germany, for example, yields on 10-year securities have surged from almost nothing in late April to about 1 per cent last week — a move so…

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Scientists push to renew psychedelic drug research for psychiatry – Home | The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti | CBC Radio

June 9, 2015 at 09:26 (brainFOOd) ()

Scientists push to renew psychedelic drug research for psychiatry – Home | The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti | CBC Radio.

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