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“Your Money Is Not Safe”: Gerald Celente on the Moral of MF Global’s Collapse

“Your Money Is Not Safe”: Gerald Celente on the Moral of MF Global’s Collapse http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/daily...144949248.html





Jon Corzine returns to Capitol Hill Thursday for the latest hearing on the implosion of MF Global, this time before a House Financial Services subcommittee.

As the search for the "missing" $1.2 billion in client funds rolls on, Gerald Celente has a message for all Americans: "If you don't have your money under your pillow or mattress, you don't have it all. It's not safe."

Along with hundreds of other MF clients, Celente is scrambling to get his money back -- he claims he had over $100,000 in a brokerage account at the doomed firm.

"This is really huge," he says, noting MF Global's filing is the 8th-largest bankruptcy in U.S. history and this episode is the first time clients of a regulated commodities futures brokerage have seen their funds "disappear" because of a broker's failure, rather than t…

Australian Banks Given One Week To Prepare For European "Meltdown"

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Australian Banks Given One Week To Prepare For European "Meltdown"
http://www.zerohedge.com/news/austra...opean-meltdown

Australian Banks Given One Week To Prepare For European "Meltdown"

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 12/15/2011 15:19 -0500

Whereas previously we had heard extensive horror stories about banks being told to prepare for the end of the world in case the European summit (the latest and greatest one from last Friday which was supposed to find a cure for cancer among other things) failed, and even went so far as to read about preparations for trading in the drachma on a when issued basis, once the summit passed (and it was clear that media posturing would do nothing to fix what has already been a failure and it would be best to remove the threats of "reality" from the public's attention) all such "end of the world" speculation promptly disappeared - after all why remind people that things are now worse than ever. Until today. Accordi…

Twenty-seven years bring no deaths from vitamins but three million from pharmaceuticals

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Twenty-seven years bring no deaths from vitamins but three million from pharmaceuticals


Learn more: http://www.naturalnews.com/034372_vi...#ixzz1geAUUuxO

(NaturalNews) Despite mainstream medical establishments and media outlets portraying multivitamin supplements as worthless and oftentimes toxic, vitamins have led to 0 deaths over the past 27 years. In contrast, pharmaceutical drugs were responsible for 3 million deaths, topping the death toll from traffic-related incidents. In 2009, pharmaceuticals were responsible for the death of 37,485 people nationwide.

The statistics come from the Annual Report of the American Association of Poison Control Centers' National Poison Data System (NPDS), and the findings go against the claims of most mainstream doctors and medical officials, who claim that pharmaceutical drugs are the only 'science-backed' method to 'treating' illness. However, the report highlights the fact that pharmaceuticals oftentimes lead to death and coun…