09/22/18

UN Makes Buying ‘Made in the USA’ As Hard As It Can Get

By: Frank Salvato

Did you know that before you even wake up in the morning you are subsiding profits to Chinese companies? It has to do with how our country levies shipping costs for products shipped from China. The fact is, shipping costs for products shipped by China into the United States are tantamount to nothing.

Without ever buying a single item online shipped from China, the American taxpayers – all of us – are subsidizing Chinese companies because of an antiquated system established by the Treaty of Bern in 1874. In its current form, it recognizes China as a poverty-ridden country and subsidizes shipping costs at a grotesque disadvantage to US companies and small businesses.

This issue caught my attention as I listened to a radio interview a couple weeks back. It featured a short-documentary filmmaker named Ami Horowitz, who did research on the subject. I urge everyone to watch the YouTube video short “Going Postal: Why are US Taxpayers subsidizing all Chinese packages?!” You will be disturbed.

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09/22/18

Kavanaugh, the FBI, and the Deep State

By: Cliff Kincaid | America’s Survival

Cliff Kincaid talks to anti-corruption activist Garland Favorito about “the deep state chess match” being played by President Trump and Senate Democrats at the Kavanaugh confirmation hearing. The evidence suggests Trump knows Kavanaugh is a flawed nominee but felt he would be acceptable to the Senate Democrats and the Deep State. The plan went haywire when the sexual assault charge came into play. It has seriously backfired on Trump and the Republicans, to the point where the polls now suggest that the Democrats will take the House AND the Senate in November. The real issue, they argue, is Kavanaugh’s role in the cover-up of former Clinton White House lawyer Vincent Foster.