Sep 2, 2012
Nick McDonald of Trade With Precision presents a concise technical analysis of these markets for the week ahead, using the Russell 2000® index and the ICE US Dollar Index® as pivotal focuses.
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NYT Global Upadte - September 2, 2012 - :Despite Eviction, Settlers of West Bank Outpost Hold Fast to Their Mission
September 2, 2012
By ISABEL KERSHNER
Following a court order, Israeli authorities evacuated 47 families from the Migron settlement, which the Supreme Court ruled had been built on land owned by Palestinians.
By NELSON D. SCHWARTZ
Even as Greece desperately tries to avoid defaulting on its debt, American firms are preparing for what was once unthinkable: that Greece will soon be forced to leave the euro zone.
By GRAHAM BOWLEY and RICHARD A. OPPEL Jr.
Training of Afghan Local Police and special operations forces has been put on hold to better screen out threats to troops, officials say.
By TIMOTHY GARTON ASH
The European Union will never manage to compete with China and other rising powers unless it unites politically, scales up and becomes a genuine giant.
By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK
Since air assaults by Syria's government picked up two weeks ago, knocking rebels in the south on their heels, refugees have been arriving at camps in Jordan at a rate of about 2,000 a night.
By KAREEM FAHIM
Opposition fighters seized weapons and ammunition in what appeared to be part of a broader rebel offensive against Syrian military installations across the country.
By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN
A series of inquiries into the business affairs of a prominent opposition lawmaker in Russia has led to finger pointing at governing party legislators and their obvious personal wealth.
Alasdair Macleod: The gold price and the exponential growth of our problems: GATA | THE GATA DISPATCH - September 2, 2012 -.
Alasdair Macleod: The gold price and the exponential growth of our problems
Unfunded social welfare system liabilities soon may overshadow government budget deficits and start goosing gold and silver, GoldMoney Research Director Alasdair Macleod writes today. His commentary is headlined "The Gold Price and the Exponential Growth of Our Problems" and it's posted at GoldMoney here:
CHRIS POWELL, Secretary/Treasurer
Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee Inc.