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  • Tepco admits molten nuclear fuel is transferred in multiple places of Reactor 2
    Following up this article.. Tepco to scan Reactor 2 with Muon again after Nagoya uni already confirmed nothing remaining [URL]   Tepco admitted the molten fuel is transferred to multiple places The post Tepco admits molten nuclear fuel is transferred in multiple places of Reactor 2 appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • 7 million Bq of all β nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant
    According to Tepco, highly contaminated water leaked from a water storage tank on 6/26/2016. All β nuclides density is reportedly 96,000,000 Bq/m3. Cs-134/137 density is also 700,000 Bq/m3. Tepco states The post 7 million Bq of all β nuclides leaked as contaminated water in Fukushima plant appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • The French embassy in Japan held a dinner party with Fukushima food
    According to the French embassy in Japan, they held Fukushima food dinner party on 6/17/2016. Fukushima governor. Uchibori, Minister for Reconstruction. Takagi, and a French singer. Charles Aznavour were invited by the The post The French embassy in Japan held a dinner party with Fukushima food appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Japanese demographic statistics largely differ from census result
    The population statistics of Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications show Japanese census result is largely different from demographic and migration data. It is the statistics titled “Time series of population The post Japanese demographic statistics largely differ from census result appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Over double density of Cesium-134/137 as safety limit detected from served school lunch in Utsunomiya city
    Photo ; Bamboo shoot [wikipedia]   According to Utsunomiya city government, they detected over double density of Cs-134/137 as safety level from school lunch after serving it to the students The post Over double density of Cesium-134/137 as safety limit detected from served school lunch in Utsunomiya city appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • M5.0 hit southern part of Ibaraki prefecture
    According to JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), a major quake occurred in Southern part of Ibaraki prefecture at 7:54 of 6/12/2016 (JST). Magnitude was 5.0. The maximum seismic intensity was 4. The post M5.0 hit southern part of Ibaraki prefecture appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tepco admits they concealed the fact of meltdown
    On 5/30/2016, a director of Tepco, Anegawa admitted that Tepco concealed the fact of meltdown in 311. He stated that in the press conference of that day. He says it was The post Tepco admits they concealed the fact of meltdown appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Tepco to inject cement instead of frozen water wall
    Related to this article.. Underground temperature never go down regardless of frozen wall beside common fuel pool [URL]   On 6/2/2016, Tepco reported to NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority) that they need The post Tepco to inject cement instead of frozen water wall appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Decontamination worker’s dead body found full of scars
    According to Fukushima prefecture police, a decontamination worker’s dead body was found in the company area that he was working for on 5/16/2016. The body is assumed to be the The post Decontamination worker’s dead body found full of scars appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Ministry of the environment to decide to reuse contaminated soil for road and coastal levee nationwide
    Following up this article.. Ministry of the Environment plans to recycle 90 percent of contaminated soil in Fukushima but no technology [URL]   On 6/7/2016, the experts study group of MOE The post Ministry of the environment to decide to reuse contaminated soil for road and coastal levee nationwide appeared first on Fukushima Diary.
  • Liars: Cruz, Bush, Kasich Do Not Endorse Trump, Hillary’s Mentor is Communist, Phony Economy Update
    By Greg Hunter’s (WNW 247 7.22.16) Even though former presidential candidates Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush and John Kasich signed a pledge to support the GOP candidate for president, none of them are doing it. Cruz gave a speech at the Republican Convention in Cleveland and was booed off the stage for not endorsing Trump. […]Related Posts:We the Cronie […]
  • Financial System Held Together with Bailing Wire & Chewing Gum-Craig Hemke
    By Greg Hunter’s Financial and precious metals expert Craig Hemke contends profits in the stock market, in the past few years, came with extreme hidden risk. Hemke explains, “I know why I own precious metal and am continuing to buy it, and that is what I am telling people to do.  I mean the […]Related Posts:Huge Fraud at COMEX Covering Up Hug […]
  • US & Clinton Beyond the Law-Catherine Austin Fitts
    By Greg Hunter’s (Early Sunday Release) Financial expert and former Assistant Secretary of Housing, Catherine Austin Fitts, says the U.S. government’s actions with Hillary Clinton means it is more lawless than ever. Fitts explains, “The entire country now looks like Arkansas . . . we’ve all turned into Mena, Arkansas, now. It’s pretty tragic. […]
  • More Islamic Terror in France, Black Lives Matter is False Narrative, Phony Stock Market Highs
    By Greg Hunter’s (WNW 246 7.15.16) France has been hit once again by Islamic terror–this time in Nice. The French Riviera town was struck during Bastille Day celebrations by a terrorist who used a truck to mow down dozens of people.  French media says ISIS is claiming responsibility for the heinous crime. The USA […]Related Posts:World War Th […]
  • Global Economy Critical Condition Code Blue-Rob Kirby
    By Greg Hunter’s Macroeconomic analyst Rob Kirby says don’t trust the stock market’s rise to new all-time highs. The global economy is in terminal trouble, and Kirby explains, “My view of the financial system as it sits today is we are in an intensive care unit, and we have a lot of tubes and […]Related Posts:Global Elite Making Preparations […]
  • Separate Laws for Political Nobility & Economic Elite-Gerald Celente
    By Greg Hunter’s  (Early Sunday release) Trends researcher Gerald Celente says Hillary Clinton not being charged by the FBI for having a private unprotected email server is just a small part of an ongoing major trend. Celente explains, “It’s bigger than Clinton.  It’s a trend, and anybody can see it if they open their […]Related Posts:Fed’s ‘ […]
  • No Charges for Clinton Proves Two Tier Legal System, Global Crash is Certain, Buy Gold and Silver
    By Greg Hunter’s (WNW 245 7.8.16)   You’ve heard by now, Democratic presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton will not be charged over her unprotected email servers she used while at the State Department. Even though FBI Director James Comey pointed out multiple lies Ms. Clinton told, he decided not to recommend charges and said he “could […]Relate […]
  • Collapse of Empires is Upon Us-Gregory Mannarino
    By Greg Hunter’s  Trader and analyst Gregory Mannarino says what is going on today with the FBI refusing to indict Hillary Clinton is nothing new when considering the “fall of empires.” Mannarino explains, “This is a cycle, and we are seeing several pieces fall into place regarding the political system and the financial system […]Related Post […]
  • Disintegration & Overthrow of Global Elite Regime-Michael Krieger
    By Greg Hunter’s  (Early Sunday Release) Former Wall Street analyst and journalist Michael Krieger contends the recent so-called “Brexit” chaos is signaling something much bigger than coming economic trouble. Krieger explains, “I think the biggest thing with Brexit, and I think it is far bigger than an economic downturn, is the disintegration […]
  • Clinton-Lynch Airport Meeting, Gun Running to Terrorists and the Most Systemically Dangerous Bank
    By Greg Hunter’s (WNW 244 7.1.16) Attorney General Loretta Lynch, along with the FBI, is investigating the biggest political scandal in American history with Presidential presumptive nominee Hillary Clinton. Allegations include:  a private server that jeopardized national security, charity fraud and bribes paid in donations for favors from Cl […]
  • Jean-Marie Eveillard Helps Oversee $90 Billion – Discusses Gold And The Greatest Bubble In History
    One of the legends in the business, 50-year veteran Jean-Marie Eveillard, spoke with King World News about gold and the greatest bubble in history. The post Jean-Marie Eveillard Helps Oversee $90 Billion – Discusses Gold And The Greatest Bubble In History appeared first on King World News.
  • Jean-Marie Eveillard: Broadcast Interview – Available Now
    Jean-Marie Eveillard: Senior Investment Advisor to First Eagle Global Funds - Jean-Marie is the legendary French international value investor who currently serves as the senior investment adviser to the now-$48 billion First Eagle Global funds. First Eagle Investment Management today has $94 billion in its care, and Eveillard, 76, is still a prominent figure […]
  • Jean-Marie Eveillard
    Jean-Marie Eveillard: Senior Investment Advisor to First Eagle Global Funds - Jean-Marie is the legendary French international value investor who currently serves as the senior investment adviser to the now-$48 billion First Eagle Global funds. First Eagle Investment Management today has $94 billion in its care, and Eveillard, 76, is still a prominent figure […]
  • MAJOR WARNING: Commercial Short Positions In Silver Hit All-Time Record! Gold Shorts Also Near Record!
    On the heels of some fierce trading last week in the dollar, gold and silver, below is an extremely important update on the war that is raging in the gold and silver markets. The post MAJOR WARNING: Commercial Short Positions In Silver Hit All-Time Record! Gold Shorts Also Near Record! appeared first on King World News.
  • Legend Says Silver & Gold Are Going To Shock People On The Upside As $630 Trillion In Derivatives Meltdown
    In the wake of continued consolidation in the gold and silver markets, today one of the legendary traders in the business told King World News that gold and silver are going to shock people on the upside as $630 trillion in derivatives meltdown. The post Legend Says Silver & Gold Are Going To Shock People On The Upside As $630 Trillion In Derivatives Mel […]
  • No. 821: June Housing Starts, Preview of GDP Revisions
    (SGS Subscription required) • Housing Starts Continued to Hold in Smoothed, Low-Level Stagnation, Never Having Recovered Pre-Recession Highs • Second-Quarter Starts Growth Slowed Sharply Amidst Downside Revisions • Downside Benchmark Revisions to Key Series Underlying the GDP Indicate Pending Downside Benchmark Revisions to the GDP • First- and Fourth-Quarte […]
  • No. 820 : June Production, Retail Sales, Consumer and Producer Inflation
    (SGS Subscription required) • New Recession Remains Very Much in Play; Second-Quarter GDP Prospects Have Dimmed, with Auto Sales and Production Spiked by Prior-Month Downside Revisions • Never Seen Outside of Formal Recessions, Second-Quarter Production Showed Third Consecutive Set of Annual and Quarterly Contractions • Down in June by 6.2% (-6.2%) from Its […]
  • Tentative Schedule for Commentaries
      Commentary Date Releases Period Release Date     Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Housing Starts June-2016 07/19/2016   Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Existing Home Sales […]
  • No. 819: June Employment and Unemployment, Money Supply M3
    (SGS Subscription required) • Headline Month-to-Month Payroll and Unemployment Data Are Rubbish, Heavily Skewed by Inconsistent and Not-Comparable Seasonal Adjustments • Private Surveying Shows Plunging Employment Circumstances Last Seen During the 2009 Economic Collapse • June 2016 Unemployment Rates: U.3 Rose to 4.9%, but U.6 Notched Lower to 9.6% and the […]
  • No.818: May Trade Deficit, Construction Spending, Fed and Dollar Troubles
    (SGS Subscription required) • QE4, Systemic and Dollar Troubles Appear on the Horizon • Trade Deficit Widened Anew, Damaging the Outlook for Second-Quarter GDP • Construction Spending Benchmarking Was to the Upside, but Headline Growth Numbers Were Broadly Negative, with Real Annual Growth Sinking to a 53-Month Low • Current Construction Spending Patterns La […]
  • Commentaries News
    The next regular Commentary,  scheduled for Wednesday July 27th, will cover June 2016 New Orders for Durable Goods, New- and Existing-Home Sales and updated Consumer Conditions. Please the schedule for details.
  • No. 817: GDP Revision, Consumer Confidence, Evolving Global Circumstances
    (SGS Subscription required) • Brexit Impact Should Stabilize, with Implications for a Long-Overdue Reorganization and Overhaul of the EU and Euro • U.S. Long-Term Solvency and Dollar Issues Remain Greatest Threat To Global-Economic and Financial-Market Stability • In Final Reporting Before the July 29th GDP Benchmarking, U.S. Economy Was Stagnant in First-Qu […]
  • No. 816: Durable Goods Orders, Home Sales, Freight Index, Household Income, Brexit
    (SGS Subscription required) • In the Context of Almost-Certain Heavy Central-Bank Interventions, Headline Market Volatility Largely Retrenched from Recent Hype that Brexit Would Lose • Yen and Gold Were Strongest Versus the Dollar Since 2014 • Real Median Household Income Tumbled Anew in May • Ex-Commercial Aircraft, Real Durable Goods Orders Are in a Trend […]
  • No. 815: May 2016 Housing Starts, Economic Review
    (SGS Subscription required) • Housing Starts Continued to Hold in Smoothed, Low-Level Stagnation, Never Having Recovered Pre-Recession Highs • May 2016 Economic Detail Generally Was Bleak • Unfolding Recession Should Become Increasingly Obvious in the Month Ahead; Recognition Should Follow the July 29th GDP Benchmark Revisions […]
  • No. 814: May 2016 Consumer Price Index, Real Retail Sales and Earnings, FOMC
    (SGS Subscription required) • Watch Out for Heavy U.S. Dollar Selling, as the U.S. Economy Continues to Sink and the FOMC Continues to Balk • May 2016 Annual Inflation Softened Across the Board: CPI-U at 1.0%, CPI-W at 0.7%, ShadowStats at 8.7% • Headline Monthly CPI-U Rose by 0.22% Adjusted, 0.41% Unadjusted • Real Retail Sales Continued an Intense Recessio […]



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  • Turkey Coup Plot: What Did Not Kill Erdogan Has Only Made Him Stronger
    Recep Tayyip Erdogan will benefit greatly from the “foiled coup” in Turkey. It has created a rift between the military and the people. The expected lynching of soldiers after the event will confirm the purpose of the coup in due course. A real military coup much less likely as a result; it also gives Erdogan […]
  • Paid Trolls: How the West Won Out In the Dirty Game of Payoffs
    Extra! Extra! Read all about what Hillary Clinton wants you to know, on Arianna Huffington’s digital newspaper! Now read on here to discover how plagiarism by political figures is the least of your worries. The mainstream media, the NGOs, the White House, and the US State Department, have gotten a lot of mileage out of […]
  • Turkey Coup: After the Dust Settles
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  • The Lessons of Turkey’s “Failed Military Coup”
    The results of “the failed military coup” in Turkey have simply confirmed the pre-planned nature of this event and the fact that US intelligence services were heavily involved in this operation. First of all, this notion can be proven by the fact that Erdogan has taken advantage of social networks during this event, even though he opposed their usage vigorou […]
  • The Case for an Australian Iraq War Inquiry is Compelling
    The release of the Chilcot Report into the circumstances under which the United Kingdom took part in the invasion and occupation of Iraq in 2003 has raised fresh questions of how Australia came to join the unfortunately named “coalition of the willing.” Initial reactions to the Chilcot Report came from John Howard, Australian Prime Minister […]
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    While the ‘coup attempt’ in Turkey carried an altogether different meaning in other countries, such as Pakistan, from what the Turks themselves thought of it, it can hardly be gainsaid that the episode is likely to have some serious repercussions both in internal and external sphere of Turkish polity. Within Turkey, the episode is likely […]
  • New Sanctions Against Kim Jong-un
    On July 7, 2016, the United States included the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the sanctions list for human rights violations. The statement made by the U.S. Treasury lists a total of 15 individuals, including Kim Jong-un, and 8 organizations directly involved in human rights violations, tracking down defectors and carrying out censorship. The […]
  • Why China Risks War over Those Wet Rocks
    Perception is something we often take for granted. That’s very much the case in the world’s perception of the actions of the Peoples’ Republic of China regarding its claims to a number of offshore uninhabited rocks in the South China Sea and beyond. For the most of the collective Western mind, the perception is that […]
  • Tackling Russia on the Sports Field
    Americans like to say: ‘if you can’t beat them, join them,’ but this advice has been forgotten by the pointy heads in Washington. The last thing they want is to join Russia in solving the world’s dire problems. Since that makes them look pretty bad, they are looking for every possible way to peel support […]
  • Pakistan-USA: “Brothers-in-Arms” or Once Again Irreconcilable Opponents?
    Washington and Brussels pronounced Islamabad the guilty party for the failed Resolute Support Mission and the strengthening of terrorist groups in Afghanistan. The Pakistani-American relations have been deteriorating lately, having suffered a series of crises. Several reasons for this have been posited, the most probable being the further deepening of differ […]
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    US lawmakers dropped a nuclear bomb on the Forex industry called "Dodd-Frank" which implemented a series of rules and regulations that killed all life in the budding Forex industry, in USA.  We explain this is detail in Splitting Pennies - Understanding Forex; the rules are widely misunderstood, and widely catastrophic for trading Forex.  You can r […]
  • In First "Emergency" Decree, Erdogan Seizes Thousands Of Hospitals, Schools, Charities
    With the failed/staged Turkish coup quickly fading from memory and media attention, just as Erdogan likes it, and opposition from "western democracies" to a historic purge virtually non-existant aside from the occasional media soundbite, overnight Erdgoan implemented his first decree since imposing a state of emergency in the country last week, and […]
  • Blue Lives Matter: Is Police Exceptionalism Leading America Toward Second Civil War?
    Submitted by Claire Bernish via, Lurched back and forth in the ever-quickening spiral of an American empire circling the drain, we — as a people — have chosen battle lines on nearly every issue from politics to foreign policy, domestic surveillance to policing. Thrust back into national focus, the last issue — policing in the U.S. — might ev […]
  • Q3 EPS Expectations Just Turned Negative: Six Consecutive Quarters Of Declining Earnings
    With 25% of companies reporting Q2 earnings to date, 68% have reported deeply adjusted, non-GAAP earnings above consensus while 57% have reported sales above the mean estimate. Keep in mind that coming into the earnings session, most sellside research had deeply slashed their EPS expectations, especially as we got closer. However even with the modest pick up […]
  • "Policymakers Have Been Calling A 'Depression' A 'Recovery' For Nearly A Decade"
    Submitted by Jeffrey Snider via Alhambra Investment Partners, Some people have impeccable timing. Even if by accident, there are occasions when what they say or write comes out in almost perfect sequence. At the end of August 2014, UC Berkeley economist J. Bradford DeLong wrote an article for Project Syndicate that argued in favor of proper categorization. T […]
  • Leaked DNC Emails Confirm Democrats Rigged Primary, Reveal Extensive Media Collusion
    There are three key findings to emerge from yesterday's dump of leaked DNC emails released by Wikileaks: There had been a plot designed to smear Bernie Sanders and to hand the Democratic nomination to Hillary on a silver platter There has been repeated collusion between the DNC and the media There has been questionable fundraising for both Hillary Clint […]
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