By Bob Shapiro
A decade ago, Spain was a basket case. It had built up massive debt, and it was falling into a Depression. Today, Greece is in a similar situation, although the details are different. 553 more words
The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority owes banks nine billion dollars. A shrinking population and an economy still struggling to recover from the last recession isn’t helping PREPA generate the revenues needed to pay its debt. 477 more words
A Quercus lança o alerta acerca de uma central nuclear em Espanha, Almaraz, situada junto ao Tejo e a 100 KM da fronteira com Portugal. Segundo divulgado na imprensa portuguesa pela Quercus, um dos principais motivos de alerta é o facto da central já ter ultrapassado o seu prazo de vida (em 2010), mas teve o seu funcionamento estendido por mais 10 anos. 41 more words
What’s so hard to understand? Obama wants a strong, nuclear Iran to dominate the Middle East. Shiite prophecy from centuries ago described a tall black man who would lead the strongest army of the West just before the Last Day of which Shiites should know “He-is-with-us” – a phrase which, in their language of Farsi, is “O-ba-ma.” Christian prophecies also say a lot about him.
VIENNA – The head of the UN agency tasked to monitor a nuclear deal with Iran will visit Tehran Thursday to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and discuss an impasse over interviewing experts he suspects may have worked on atomic arms, Iranian media report. 487 more words