The New York Times: N.S.A. Halts Collection Of Americans’ Emails About Foreign Targets:

US News: By CHARLIE SAVAGE | APRIL 28, 2017 WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency said Friday that it had halted one of the most disputed practices of its warrantless surveillance program, ending a once-secret form of wiretapping that dates to the Bush administration’s post-Sept. 11 expansion of national security powers. The agency is no longer collecting Americans’ emails and…

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Reuters: Buying Overseas, Chinese Conglomerates Leverage Offshore Assets For Financing

Business News: By Julie Zhu | HONG KONG | Thu Apr 27, 2017 | 7:22pm EDT: Chinese conglomerates, still eager to snap up assets abroad, are rushing to raise money offshore in order to get around capital outflow curbs that have made it much tougher for Chinese bidders to complete outbound mergers and acquisitions. Acquisitive Chinese conglomerates – including Fosun…

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America’s Security Clearance System Is Broken, Former Spy Chief Clapper Says:

By Joseph Marks – DefenseOne | April 27, 2017 The government’s failure thus far to fix long delays and dangerous imprecision in the government’s security clearance and vetting system is one of James Clapper’s greatest regrets from his time in office, the former Director of National Intelligence said Wednesday. Clapper’s 6-year tenure included National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden’s release…

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Benign Globalization – For A Better World

There Are Two Types Of Globalization – Hostile & Benign: Hostile Globalization is a very real though somewhat occult process, which is supported both overtly and covertly by an ideology commonly referred to these days as, “Globalism”. Fundamentally, Hostile Globalization operates in service of increasing the power, wealth and control of an elite few over the rest of humanity and…

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The Security Of Large Projects In The Light Of Benign Globalization

We Ensure The Security, Safety & Sustainability Of Super-Systems: With the emergence of the Benign Globalization process we are witnessing the rise of regional and local empowerment and involvement. The USA Regions and States, for example, are showing a great cultural diversity and are seeking increased administrative independence. The same is true for the European Union where the different states…

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Serving The Quadruple Bottom Line Of: Purpose, Planet, People & Prosperity:

A Shift Has Happened From A Singular Bottom Line Focus, To A Triple Bottom Line Focus: Once upon a time, completely in support of Milton Friedman’s famous conclusion that, “The Business of Business is Business”, the world of business and almost all individual enterprises within it, used to focus on a singular bottom line of: “Profit, Profit, Profit”. In the…

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