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Jean Ross, President of National Nurses United, pinpointed the for-profit health system as the primary reason for the incompetent approach to dealing with Ebola in the United States. She was interviewed Wednesday on C-Span's Washington Journal.

Lyndon LaRouche today called for immediate emergency action to reorganize the global financial system to save valid active accounts from wipeout along with the unpayable gambling debts that are set to detonate at any moment. The starting point, LaRouche emphasized, must be to save those valid accounts by reinstating Glass-Steagall right now—before the imminent blowout occurs.

October 17th, 2014 • 8:40 AM

Lyndon LaRouche on Thursday spelled out some of the immediate emergency measures that must be taken globally to defeat the Ebola pandemic, which, like the Black Death of the 14th Century, threatens to wipe out much of mankind if the appropriate actions are not taken now.

The ongoing IMF/World Bank Fall forum in Washington received a much needed dose of reality when two representatives of EIR challenged the group think which prevailed on several of the forums nominally claiming to deal with the 'world's most pressing issues.' At a World Bank event titled "Jobs, Growth and Shared Prosperity," with a panel that included the World Bank expert on jobs creation (

October 11th, 2014 • 12:34 PM

In 2008, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) urged the incoming Obama Administration to set up 18 regional disease-detection centers around the world to protect the U.S. from emerging health threats like Ebola. The Obama Administration, warned six years ago, did not act, and today the world faces the threat of mass death from the Ebola virus.

October 17th, 2014 • 9:22 AM

Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, was interviewed Thursday by MPR News in St. Paul, Minn. Excerpts follow. "The Ebola epidemic is raging in West Africa. How do we keep it there and how do we make progress in ending it there?" he asked.

October 17th, 2014 • 8:29 AM

As we've reported in our developing story Ebola Arrives In A U.S. That's Totally Unprepared, the Ebola crisis is one for which mankind must immediately rally, or face the prospect of extinction. These are some of the reports on the state of readiness of many nations, beginning with the United States...

October 16th, 2014 • 10:35 AM

The head of the German Savings Bank Association (DSGV), Georg Fahrenschon, used his appearance at an Oct. 11 press conference at the annual IMF/World Bank confab in Washington to say things there, which he should in fact be campaigning about in Germany: "We need a better binding of monetary and currency policy to the real economy."

October 13th, 2014 • 9:09 AM