How Kleptocracy Impoverishes Angola, Côte d’Ivoire, and South Africa

How Kleptocracy Impoverishes Angola, Côte d’Ivoire, and South Africa Léonce Ndikumana discusses his newest research on capital flight from Angola, Côte d’Ivoire and South Africa between 1975 and 2015. 290 Billion dollars were funneled out of these countries over this period through misinvoicing and circumventing regulation and taxation. Most of that money ended up in corporations in the global north. Visit https://therealnews.com for more stories and help support our work by donating at https://therealnews.com/donate. The Real News Network

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A combination of two drugs – one of them an immunotherapy agent – could become a new standard, first-line treatment for patients with metastatic kidney cancer, results from a phase 3 clinical trial show. ‘Hopefully this will lead to Food and Drug Administration approval soon,’ says lead researcher.

A combination of two drugs – one of them an immunotherapy agent – could become a new standard, first-line treatment for patients with metastatic kidney cancer, results from a phase 3 clinical trial show. ‘Hopefully this will lead to Food and Drug Administration approval soon,’ says lead researcher. submitted by /u/germania789 to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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A Financial System Headed For A Collision With Debt

A Financial System Headed For A Collision With Debt By Dave Kranzler The retail sales report for December – delayed because of the Government shutdown – was released this morning. It showed the largest monthly drop since September 2009. Online sales plunged 3.9%, the steepest drop since November 2008. Not surprisingly, sporting goods/hobby/musical instruments/books plunged 4.9%. This is evidence that the average household has been forced to cut back discretionary spending to pay for food, shelter and debt service (mortgage, auto, credit card, student loans). I had to laugh when…

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Thousands Support Petition to Sell ‘Useless’ State of Montana to Canada

Thousands Support Petition to Sell ‘Useless’ State of Montana to Canada Around 6,000 people have signed a petition to sell the “useless” state of Montana to Canada for a whopping $1 trillion to “eliminate the national debt” – which is actually well over $22 trillion. “We have too much debt and Montana is useless. Just tell them it has beavers or something,” reads the Change.org petition. Additional reasons provided by supportive petitioners include the state’s “insignificant population” and their “aesthetic” which some claim isn’t in keeping with the rest of…

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Start treating email addresses that you use when signing up for apps like passwords

Start treating email addresses that you use when signing up for apps like passwords Hi folks, Just wanted to share the idea of single-use email addresses. Basically, start treating email addresses that you use when signing up for apps like passwords. They should be unique, generated and used only once. Store them inside a password manager. This protects you from leaking personal data (in case of personalized email address) and makes nearly impossible to hack into your accounts (when you don’t what to hack, you can’t hack it). I made…

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