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Tax Havens & the Secret Knowledge of the Ruling Parasites : James Gordon Graham

With all the current intrigue on tax havens James explains how easy it is to set up your own tax haven. He describes how The City of London is a city within …

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Home, sweet home: An emigrant’s view of Brexit

Our Perspective guest is photographer Ed Alcock. Born in the UK but living in France since the turn of the century, Alcock says he feels excluded from his home country. In the days following Brexit he travelled across the UK visiting rural areas to find out more about why people voted to leave. Juxtaposing the […]

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Living like a Hollywood king in Bangkok, Thailand

The first time I met Steven Seagal, it was in the lobby of a posh hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. He came downstairs sharply dressed, complete with his yellow-tinged ‘Tony Stark’ sunglasses, ready to hit the nightclubs for the evening. My friend Adam introduced us. Steven bowed to me, and, slightly puzzled, I bowed back, unsure […]

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Nest x Yale Lock Review: Is It Worth Your Money?

Nest x Yale Smart Door Lock The Nest x Yale lock has revolutionized home automation. For instance, I am the type of person to try and make one trip carrying all the groceries from the car to the kitchen. Instead of going back for multiple trips, I would rather overload my arms with grocery bags. […]

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Yikes! Japan has more people over the age of 80 than under the age of 10

Earlier this week the United Nation’s Department of Economic and Social Affairs released its 2019 world population report… and there were a number of very interesting findings: 1) World population continues to grow slightly, but the rate of global population growth is at the lowest level since at least 1950.  2) Global population growth rates […]

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Western Digital (WDC) Stock Wins an Upgrade on Back of US-China Trade Talks

US President Trump’s announcement that he is suspending new tariffs on Chinese imports and is removing the prohibition of US technology sales to Huawei is a fantastic sign for Western Digital (WDC) and others in the semiconductor and memory space. With trade talks back on and a tangible gesture from Trump that he wants to […]

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