Two Reasons for Burka Bans in Europe

Two Reasons for Burka Bans in Europe

A growing number of European nations are adopting bans on Islamic women wearing burkas, nijabs or any kind of facial covering. In my view, there are two very distinct reasons for these bans. The first link and second link offer details about the implementation of...
BIS Reveals Hidden $14 Trillion Debt on Bank Balance Sheets

BIS Reveals Hidden $14 Trillion Debt on Bank Balance Sheets

The powerful Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has revealed that global banks are using a financial trick to hide approximately $14 trillion in offshore US dollar-denominated debt. The first link and second link offer technical descriptions of how these debts...
Brexit Update: the UK Has a Hidden “Ace”

Brexit Update: the UK Has a Hidden “Ace”

The fractures inside the EU are growing ever larger, and this will have a direct impact on the Brexit process via which the United Kingdom is leaving the EU. EU President Juncker recently gave a speech which, by the accounts I’ve read of it, was characterized by...
Your Store Mannequins Will Be Watching…You!

Your Store Mannequins Will Be Watching…You!

When you go to a retail store, you often look at the mannequins to see how a garment looks on a body and think nothing of it. Did you realize that with increasing frequency, the mannequins will be watching you as well? As these three links explain, stores are...
Will You Be Ready When Disaster Strikes your Area?

Will You Be Ready When Disaster Strikes your Area?

All readers are, no doubt, aware of the killer hurricane that is approaching Florida and the American southeastern states as I write this. At present, Hurricane Irma is lashing Cuba and its contact with Cuba’s land mass has diminished its winds. However, these...