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Oil Price Plunge Will Be The Black Swan Trigger for Next Global Crisis

On December 23rd the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed above 18,000 for the first time after data allegedly showed the U.S. economy posted its strongest growth in more than a decade! The DOW has tripled its March 2009 lows, trading at 18.5 times forward earnings, higher than the 10-year average of 13.9. However what you probably don’t know is

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China Is Not Just Challenging American-Led Order But Building A New One

What we are now witnessing is a China-led NATO alliance composed of six countries (China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan) called the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). SCO aims to be the dominant security institution in the region, but its origin and purposes are largely Chinese not Russian. The new powerful alliance looks rather worrying from the United States’ geopolitical

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Godzilla: A Mythological Motif of the Emerging Uranus-Pluto Complex Within the Collective Unconcscious

“The collective unconscious…appears to consist of mythological motifs or primordial images, for which reason the myths of all nations are its real exponents. In fact the whole of mythology could be taken as a sort of projection of the collective unconscious. We can see this most clearly if we look at the heavenly constellations, whose originally chaotic forms are organized

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Jupiter-Saturn Synodic Cycle and the Kondratiev Wave

Since the collapse of the Berlin Wall, many progressive economists in both academia and on Wall Street have recognized the brilliant insight of Soviet Economist Nikolai Kondratiev ( pronounced “Kon-DRA-tee-eff”), and accordingly there have been many reports, articles, theses and books written on the subject of this “cyclical” phenomenon.  An influential essay, written by Professor W. Thompson of Indiana University,

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