Tag Archives: ‘VIOLENT’

From Booze to Bitcoin Mining – Why Violent Prohibition Is Always Harmful

Stories continue to emerge about newly discovered illegal mining operations being busted by state and corporate authorities. Just last week Iranian media reported the seizure of 177 Bitcoin mining units worth over $ 270,000 being smuggled via truck in the Arak region. On July 31, Russia’s Kraskom power company reported illegal siphoning of power from municipal grids for mining, resulting ...

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A History of Violent Intervention: John McAfee Offers to Help Cuba Resist US Sanctions With Crypto

Former antivirus software guru and 2020 Libertarian presidential “hopeful” John McAfee is a controversial figure, polarizing opinion in politics and culture, and taking a bold stand against the U.S. federal government. Most recently this has involved offering to help the Cuban state develop its own cryptocurrency in the interest of avoiding U.S. interventionism in trade. Also read: Who Are the ...

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New fissure raises concerns about violent Hawaii volcano explosions

The latest fissure was spotted Sunday and has led state officials to call for some residents along Halekamahina Loop Road to evacuate their homes.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Latin America is the world’s most violent region. A new report investigates why.

Friends of 13-year-old Maria Eduarda Alves da Conceicao — killed by stray bullets while in a gym class at her school — attend her funeral in Mesquita, north of Rio de Janeiro, on April 1, 2017. (Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images) Latin America is home to just 8 percent of the world’s population, but 33 percent of its homicides. In fact, just four ...

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Greece RIOTS: Petrol bomb explodes among police amid violent unrest in Athens

HUNDREDS of protestors have attacked police with petrol bombs and stones in Greece’s two largest cities after a peaceful march in Athens turned violent. Daily Express :: News Feed

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McGregor v Mayweather watched in PRISON as UK guards let inmates watch violent bout

MCGREGOR v Mayweather is set to be watched around the world – including in one UK prison which will let inmates watch the violent battle from their cells. Daily Express :: News Feed

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Armed police fire TEAR GAS at protesters after Trump rally turns violent

SMOKE grenades and tear gas have been fired by riot police at protesters outside the Donald Trump rally in Phoenix, Arizona. Daily Express :: News Feed

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Trump remains silent on neo-Nazis after violent rally – The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem Post Trump remains silent on neo-Nazis after violent rallyThe Jerusalem PostUS President Donald Trump holds a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, US July 25, 2017. . (photo credit:REUTERS). WASHINGTON – Senior Trump administration officials on Sunday characterized the killing of a 32 year-old woman at a …White House Says Trump's Condemnation of Charlottesville Included KKK, ...

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