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"Tired Mountain Syndrome" - North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Is Headed For A Deadly Collapse

October 21, 2017 - 1:15pm
"Tired Mountain Syndrome" - North Korea's Nuclear Test Site Is Headed For A Deadly Collapse

UN Security Council sanctions aside, one of the reasons China has closed much of its border with North Korea and imposed emergency measures to monitor radiation flowing across the mountainous terrain is because the country’s scientists worry that the mountain under which North Korea has held five of its six nuclear tests is in danger of collapsing and unleashing a devastating cloud of radiation on the surrounding terrain.

"God Is All I Have" - One Month In, Puerto Ricans Fight For Survival Amid Sluggish Recovery

October 21, 2017 - 7:50am
"God Is All I Have" - One Month In, Puerto Ricans Fight For Survival Amid Sluggish Recovery

A day after President Donald Trump gave his administration’s Puerto Rico response a “10 out of 10” during a White House meeting with the island’s Gov. Riccardo Rossello, a handful of media outlets are reporting that, one month after Maria first made landfall in southeastern Puerto Rico, many villages still don’t have access to electricity, clean water or - in more than a few cases - the outside world.

US Economic Policy Leading to Doom

October 20, 2017 - 11:18pm

Dave Kranzler provides the empirical data behind my interview (https://www.paulcraigroberts.org/2017/10/18/greg-hunter-interviews-pcr-looming-economic-catastrophe/) with Greg Hunter.
http://investmentresearchdynamics.com/get-ready-to-party-like-its-2008/
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Immigrants Fleeing California Wildfires Find No Sanctuary, Fearing Deportation and Avoiding Shelters

October 20, 2017 - 3:00pm

As catastrophic wildfires in California kill at least 42 people and leave thousands of homes and businesses in ruins, many of the area's 20,000 undocumented immigrants have had no sanctuary from the flames, with some sleeping on beaches in order to avoid federal agents at shelters. This comes as far-right media outlets like Breitbart are falsely reporting that an undocumented immigrant was arrested in connection to the fires. Police said there is no indication the man had anything to do with the wildfires.

Hurricane Ravaged Dominica: "It's All Gone" And Fighting For Survival

October 20, 2017 - 9:55am
Hurricane Ravaged Dominica: "It's All Gone" And Fighting For Survival

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com,
In just the blink of an eye, island life on Dominica was turned upside down.  Like Puerto Rico, Dominica was violently ravaged by Hurricane Maria, and residents are still fighting for survival.

The wooden frames and scattered, water-damaged belongings are all that remains of some homes of on Dominica, which was ravaged by Hurricane Maria last month.

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