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TVM Dialog List 1054
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Country ... USA
Republican war on women ... the abortion debate

Republicans are against all abortion ... Mississippi Governor passes law to make it impossible for abortion clinic operate
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Country ... USA
Politics ... Mitt Romney

About tankers and the Republican connection to the oil industry< ... About the connections between Romney and Cheney
Open file 2652
Assassination, Society and Economy
Death of Yassir Arafat

The history of poison compiled by Rachow Maddow's team
Open file 2653
Country ... USA
Politics ... Mitt Romney

Rachel Maddow Show ... Reinventing Mitt Romney ... covering the tracks ... rewriting history
Open file 2654
Country .. USA
Politics ... Republican outreach less important than the 'base'

The base is important and has lots of money ... who really needs to reach out to Hispanics and African Americans!
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Shipping, Society and Economy
Mapping ships around the world

This website has data about ship statistics and descriptions worldwide
Open file 2656
Corruption, Society and Economy
The Fix ... in Sport

Investigating the international criminal network of gamblers that is undermining the integrity of professional football.
Open file 2657
Microfinance, Society and Economy
Social performance in microfinance

Is there Social performance overkill in microfinance?
Open file 2658
Ideas, Society and Economy
CONTEXT, A SIMPLE OVERVIEW OF ECONOMIC HISTORY

Notes for a presentation about TrueValueMetrics system. In this section Peter Burgess outlines many of the historic events that should be informing our understanding of economic history
Open file 2659
Company ... HSBC
Banking and illegal practices

HSBC to apologise for money laundering ... US senate probe found there were lax controls and a 'pervasively polluted' culture at Europe's largest bank.
Open file 2660
Country ... Macau
Does power corrupt ... absolutely?

An interesting take on the state of Macau and its history ... so is Sheldon Adelson above the law?
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Little things, Society and Economy
Trying to remember

Best thing in the world: Maurice Cheeks helps out ... beautiful ... and then 'Chin down ... straight back'
Open file 2662
Country ... USA
Money in politics

How to get control of this awful situation
Open file 2663
Banking, Society and Economy
The LIBOR Scandal

For a very long time, banks and powerful organizations have operated as if the law does not matter
Open file 2664
Banking, Society and Economy
HSBC 'allowed drug cartels to launder money'

US senate probe has found that Europe's largest bank had lax controls that allowed money laundering for seven years.
Open file 2665
Banking, Society and Economy
The impact of the rate-rigging scandal

Counting the Cost ... How can public trust in Britain's banks be restored?
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Banking, Society and Economy
Dirty money thrives despite Mexico drug war

Features ... Major banks are getting rich from money laundered by violent Mexican drug gangs, whistleblower says.
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Military, Society and Economy
The USA military in Africa

Obama's scramble for Africa ... US military operations on the continent have accelerated far beyond the more limited actions of the Bush years.
Open file 2668
Profit, Society and Economy
Profit and security at the London Olympics

G4S' failure to meet its Olympics contract is about profits rather than a lack of recruits.
Open file 2669
True Value Metrics
About Price

Price is a big part of money profit accounting with huge body of existing data
Open file 2670
Country ... USA
Presidential Campaign 2012 ... Mitt Romney

More and more on Mitt Romney ... tax returns ... overseas accounts ... not very convincing
Open file 2671
Country ... USA
Politics ... 2012 Presidential Campaign

Far Right is 'batty' ... but sometimes it gets very silly and dangerous
Open file 2672
Country ... Syria
Analysis: A deadly blow to Syria's regime

Features July 17, 2012 ... Bombing that killed senior Syrian security officials will breed more defections and mistrust at the highest levels.
Open file 2673
Military, Society and Economy
Attack of the Drones

People & Power ... As governments are increasingly relying on drones, what are the consequences for civil liberties and the future of war?
Open file 2674
News, Society and Economy
AlJazeera News ... July 29, 2012

These are some of the top news stories being reported on this date
Open file 2675
Country ... USA
America in denial: in healthcare ... We're number 29 (of 30)

US embraces policies and practices that place it at the bottom of advanced industrial nations for social outcomes.
Open file 2676
Books
Issues about the dysfunctional global system

Backstabbing for Beginners: My Crash Course in International Diplomacy
Open file 2677
UN, Society and Economy
Example of corruption and incompetence

The Oil-for-Food Scandal ... What happened, and who's to blame.
Open file 2678
TrueValueMetrics
Value Chain

Value Chain in the energy sector
Open file 2679
Democracy, Society and Economy
Representation, Taxation, Freedom, Happiness etc.

CHARLEY REESE’S FINAL COLUMN in the ORLANDO SENTINEL! ... 545 vs 300,000,000 PEOPLE
Open file 2680
Country ... Syria
Delaying the Syrian endgame

July 2012 ... There are four compelling arguments for allowing Russia to prevent liberal intervention in Syria.
Open file 2681
Country ... USA
Politics ... Presideential Campaign 2012

AJE Inside Story Is Mitt Romney too rich for US voters?
Open file 2682
Guns, Society and Economy
Guns in the USA

Obama on the murders in Colorado
Open file 2683
Country ... USA
Politics ... Presidential Campaign 2012

Flail Whale for the Romney Campaign ... Justin Beaver and his car ... and then its back to the Romney Tax Returns
Open file 2684
Arms Trade, Society and Economy
Big profits and low risk of being held to account

Mick Ranger ... an arms dealer who sold rifle used in Hungerford massacre jailed for trafficking deadly missiles
Open file 2685
Country ... Somalia
Where are Somalia's missing millions?

Inside Story ... As a leaked UN report blames leaders for unaccounted aid money we ask if there is political will to tackle corruption.
Open file 2686
Gun tragedy in Colorado, USA
Gun tragedy in Colorado ... what response should there be. Guns really do kill ... More on gun tragedy ... part of this is religion and the idea of a civic state and a good society
Open file 2687
Banking, Society and Economy
More criticism of modern banking

The last province of the empire ... London's status as a hub of unfettered international finance makes it uniquely adaptable, and uniquely vulnerable.
Open file 2688
Arms Trade, Society and Economy
Big profits and low risk of being held to account

Mick Ranger ... an arms dealer who sold rifle used in Hungerford massacre jailed for trafficking deadly missiles
Open file 2689
Banking, Society and Economy
The role of the City of London

Ed Balls ... UK Shadow Chancellor ... Don't cripple the City - London can lead the recovery
Open file 2690
Banking, Society and Economy
The case of HSBC ... July 2012

U.S. Vulnerabilities to Money Laundering, Drugs, and Terrorist Financing: HSBC Case History ... HSBC Exposed U.S. Financial System to Money Laundering, Drug, Terrorist Financing Risks ... Senate Subcommittee Holds Hearing and Releases Report
Open file 2691
Country ... USA
Guns, Society and Evonomy

Does the US need stricter gun control laws? ... As the US mourns the victims of another seemingly indiscriminate shooting spree, we discuss how it will affect gun laws.
Open file 2692
Country ... Sierra Leone
Environment and Corruption

Africa Investigates ... Sierra Leone: Timber! ... A story of corruption that is stripping the west African country bare.
Open file 2693
Ultra rich, Society and Economy
Super rich hiding up to $32 trillion offshore

Up to $280bn is lost in tax revenues as wealthy individuals park financial assets in offshore tax havens.
Open file 2694
Metrics, Society and Economy
Shared Value

Shared Value is a corporate strategy, to fulfill it's systemic mandate sustainability needs more than business on side, argues Mark Kramer
Open file 2695
Initiatives ... Collective Impact
Action, Society and Economy

Collective Impact is an initiative to help get multiple actors to do things that support one another and multiply impact
Open file 2696
Metrics, Society and Economy
Why Do We Measure? An Ecosystem Perspective

ANDE Metrics: A panel discussion at the Aspen Institute
Open file 2697
Metrics, Society and Economy
Aspen Institute conference ANDE

David Roodman is the author of Due Diligence: An Impertinent Inquiry into Microfinance (interviewed by Randall Kempner, Executive Director of ANDE)
Open file 2698
Media, Society and Economy
Banking is a problem ... or is it?

AIG is still a subject that needs serious analysis. This is not seriousa, but it is interesting!
Open file 2699
Ideas , Society and Economy
Ideas from LaRouche

Economic analysis by LaRouche makes for interesting reading, but the conclusions usually are disconnected somehow from practical reality
Open file 2700
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