Russia, China Mull Payment System to Bypass U.S. Sanctions

After signing an agreement with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev suggested the two countries consider linking their payment systems in a move that would allow both countries to skirt much of the economic pressure created by U.S. sanctions.

 

In the face of withering sanctions imposed by the U.S., Russia has reached out to China to consider a payment system that allows them to bypass the American banking system, thereby avoiding sanction restrictions. Continue reading

7 Reasons This Election Doesn’t Matter

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Regardless of who wins the election, America faces some tough decisions.

Challenge 1: Can you conceptualize $1 trillion?

Challenge 2: America’s massive debt

Challenge 3: America’s uncontrollable welfare dependency

Challenge 4: America’s banking system is shot.

Challenge 5: The jobs are gone forever.

Challenge 6: America’s education system is failing.

Challenge 7: The economic cost of America’s moral slide.

Regardless of who America chooses at the ballot box, its moral slide will not be turned. At best, it can be slowed. There are 230-plus years of U.S. history that prove it.

America’s debt, its welfare mentality, its crumbling education system and morals are all the product of America’s collective choices. We are now eating the fruit of those choices. Economic indicators suggest another economic downturn has already started. A greater economic depression is on the way, and there is little that can be done to mitigate it.

America is past the point of no return. America’s past prosperity will not return until the whole economic system has been wiped out. Tough times are coming on America, but once through, the country will be able to start anew.

Full article: 7 Reasons This Election Doesn’t Matter (The Trumpet)