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What he's reffering to is that China cannot run an export model without buying a reserve currency (US "debt") to keep their currency low. Otherwise the two currencies value would equalize, and their export advantage would narrow and eventually evaporate. They buy US debt, which subsidises US consumers, who buy their exports. It's circular.

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"here’s an official statement from the folks inside. please read and share
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“It’s clear that as soon as Prop 22 passed, it was open season to start cutting my pay again...I can’t keep doing this...I’m doing food delivery right now..It’s just that what they are choosing to pay me isn’t reliable any more and it’s getting lower.”

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"Did the children sleep in cages last night?

I mean the new POTUS was signing executive orders, was that not one of them?

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Most hospitals are non profits which are legally required to forgive your medical bills if you make under a certain amount of money.

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"A Night of Broken Glass in Bat Yam, just south of Tel Aviv, as Zionist youth incited to ethno-supremacist violence by the leaders of destroy a Palestinian-owned ice cream shop"

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"On April 20 — the same day the 59 H-2B workers arrived at Lindy’s — DHS announced it would make an additional 22,000 H-2B visas available this year.

“The H-2B program is designed to help U.S. employers fill temporary seasonal jobs,” said DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, “while safeguarding the livelihoods of American workers.”

greenwichtime.com/news/article

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Once demonised, Tablighi Jamaat and other volunteers conduct funerals of COVID-19 victims in Tirupati

A 60-member team of volunteers from Tablighi Jamaat have conducted over 500 COVID-19 funerals in Tirupati.

By Charan Teja

thenewsminute.com/article/once

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"For thousands of miles and over two days in April, 59 workers from Mexico traveled together on a bus despite the pandemic to their legal, seasonal jobs as crabmeat pickers and seafood processors in Maryland’s rural islands.

Lindy’s Seafood, the wholesale company that hired the workers, paid for their cross-country trip. The company put them to work the day after they arrived without quarantining or waiting for covid test results. Those safeguards are not required under state or federal law."

"Far-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos stated on Telegram this morning that hate group leader Gavin McInnes' "Censored TV" platform is "laying off all its staff." No comment yet from the site, which currently employs both Laura Loomer and Jacob Wohl."

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aoc goes full inside voice, shares story of personal loss, suggests law against stock buybacks in lieu of medicare for all or whatever.

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hell hath no fury like a failed artist or a successful communist

Boris Johnson apologizes for deaths of 10 people during 1971 military operations in Northern Ireland

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All the puns I share here are the toots of my labour

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resident evil 4 -> resident evil 5 patch notes like

-removed horror aspect
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".@AndrewYang is confronted in Astoria by passersby upset over his pro-Israel tweet. He calls conflict in the Middle East “heartbreaking,” but doesn’t condemn Israeli airstrikes."

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"After years of intensifying hostility, the U.S.-Venezuela relationship is under quiet review, with Caracas taking conciliatory steps, top American figures serving as go-betweens and the Biden admin reviewing its sanctions policy."

Uh huh.

twitter.com/drogon_dracarys/st

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"South Africa eventually built its own nuclear bombs, albeit possibly with Israeli assistance. But the collaboration on military technology only grew over the following years. South Africa also provided much of the yellowcake uranium that Israel required to develop its weapons."

theguardian.com/world/2010/may

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