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conducting their own lawsuits against these loans and with predatory loan programs they're all bad guys you know there isn't one that's good or bad as you are ok with taking advantage of students with people who are just trying to have the means and the tools to make something of themselves and you're ok with manipulating them removing any chance that they have a life then you are bad and need to be held accountable to that we're really glad you're there keeping an eye on this just one garcia present a united states student association thank you great to see you again of course thank you there is yet another u.s. securities exchange commission case in the news today this time current national football league player for the cleveland browns mychal kendricks who previously as a defensive linebacker with the philadelphia eagles has been charged with insider trading mr kendricks has been accused of making trades on mergers and acquisitions using inside information supplied by a former goldman sachs analyst time now for a quick break but stick around because when we return russian president vladimir
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putin raises the retirement age for seniors are russians ok with waiting years to get their pensions have a special report from shuffle the lot of us in moscow and will there be a deal or no deal on trade with the us mexico and canada henry ford which is to your distro mark joins us to consider what michael it might not occur on the trade front plus we take a look at south africa as the nation struggled economically and is faced with increasing violence in agricultural areas argue correspondent ashley banks gives us the disquieting details as we go to break here are the numbers at the closing bell we'll be right back. food and trump you know it's all about detente and getting along with the greatest
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ally and friend russia there is so you know play it good for the kids and you know if you open it up there's other things in there so while we proceed here in the first half i'll just see what what go well. you know world of big partisan move a lot and conspiracy it's time to wait to dig deeper to hit the stories that mainstream media refuses to tell more than ever we need to be smarter we need to stop slamming the door. and shouting past each other it's time for critical thinking it's time to fight for the middle for the troops the time is now for watching closely watching the hawks.
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they're not going to let it happen on their money and not are not good at that not out of the mouth of the money that they let examine. this was a good time to. try to move there i'm. not that it was a good little money not why not. why extending it the old people we believe is the obedient. lot of my kids i don't want them up with johnny when i already have a moment to tell them about how do it all the kids are there a little i'm a little white community old enough to want to think i don't want to put out a look to my work party would. the muslim brotherhood.
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pranking gave americans a lot of new job opportunities i needed to come up here to make some money i could make twenty five thousand dollars as a teacher or i could make fifty thousand dollars a year truck so i chose to drive truck people rushed to a small town in north dakota was an unemployment rate of zero percent it was like a gold rush it is very very similar to gold but this beautiful story ended with pollution and devastation a lot of people have left here i don't know too many people here in the mountains just slowed down so much they lost their jobs that laid off the american dream is changing that's not what it used to be. and that's a tough reality to deal with. welcome
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back there's major retirement and pension news for workers and russia's president vladimir putin has pulled back a step steep increase in the retirement age for women over ruling his role long serving prime minister some have speculated mr putin's weighing in on the matter at this time may have been inspired by a visit yesterday to cities in siberia where protests against the retirement legislation have taken place for more on this we're told to parties yulia shop over low. putin has come to the fore the unpopular pension reform in russia in his televised address to the nation mr putin said the country's working age population was shrinking and the number of pensioners was growing making this change essential he called it a very difficult but necessary decision with out of the country's economy might simply collapse so the retirement age for women will be gradually increased from fifty two to sixty years instead of sixty three as initially proposed but
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a five year increase for men from sixty to sixty five will stay women with three or more children can retire three years there. the draft bill proposes raising the retirement age for women by eight years to sixty three and for men by five years this is not right we care for women in russia the retirement age for women shouldn't be raised for men that's why bravos raising it only by five years talk of change to russia's pension legislation has been brewing for a long time there have been no changes since the one nine hundred thirty s. and even during soviet times there was much discussion about the need for reform in large part that was the great patriotic from year nine hundred forty one to nineteen forty five calls. to the democratic russia and the u.s.s.r. not just directly with a vast number of people killed but also indirectly through that toll taken on the birth rate both during the war years and after in the one nine hundred ninety s.
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the country faces the economic and social crises with their catastrophic consequences that lead to another fatal blow to the demographic even fewer children will born than the already low number expected it's worth mentioning how the pension system in russia works the pension contributions of people working today pay for those who are currently retired adults funding their parents' generation and had under their parents' generation when they were at work according to presidential spokesperson dmitri bischoff alleging that putin is thinking about the country's future and is therefore not abandoning his responsibility at this important moment for russian society their dress has certainly attracted the attention of the whole country as the topic is acute and concerns everyone without exception millions of people listen to it at home and work our artsy.
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part of the united states and mexico reached. agreement in principle on alterations to the north american free trade agreement on monday u.s. president. donald trump is position has been astray ssion to go it alone with mexico and leave canada out of the deal canadian foreign affairs minister chrystia freeland hoped to hop on a plane rather and she was in washington yesterday and today she's actually set to meet the u.s. trade representative robert light hisor within the hour will there be a deal or no deal we'll have to see we're joined by henry ford which of stroke mark to help us sort this all out i actually worked on the hill on trade issues that gave you a lot of things to work there on time and i recalled we did fast track that nafta you actually have to provide the president any president with authority to negotiate and in this regard on nafta it's with three it's not with two does this pose some problems for the administration there are many problems that can come about i do think that when a very powerful position though don't forget most of the canadian exports do come
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to the u.s. and we voted on the deal with mexico so i do think that this is going to go through also with regard to the timing bought the midterms the coming up how many people are actually going to run saying i think i'm going eliminate jobs and i don't want to agree on this because i think i'd rather leave us in limbo and not have more jobs for our automakers i'm for all dairy producers and for the midwest and when you talk about timing i mean it's ninety days what the president must submit ninety days the congress has to approve of it's under expedited that's the fast track part of a promotion authority so they say they want to do that on friday the administration where are they going to get their i think they might well do because the mexicans want to do it and also don't forget you talked about the canadian foreign minister . just from a european vacation and i would actually call it complete she lay i feel like they've capitulated because they tame him very late if you remember to p.p. two thousand and fifteen october they came in very very late coming in late to this it's sort of like do or die now and i think yes i would be surprised if we don't
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have an agreement by friday and you know there's nothing particularly magical about friday. saturday sunday monday tuesday a week from friday because this ninety day clock you know takes us all the way till the end of november the beginning of december and congress is usually out by that time and as you say the makeup of congress could change or it could change and also have to get we want to get it through and the mexicans want to get it through because they want to be a done deal because they need to mexico coming in. let's just say left and you know he's going to move out of the presidential palace everything else that he or that he's going pro what he may not want the same deal so i think there's and i think speedy and designed by the mexicans as well as canadians left. coming in and does not want anything to do with foreign investment in mexico in this agreement because he campaigned against it so yes you're right there's a they're not going to work at mexico he doesn't have foreign investment i don't
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know if that's a good point but the c.e.o. straw market where foreigners think you hillary thank you very much. british prime minister theresa may is on an african trip in a cape town speech cheaper claiming united kingdom will become south africa's largest of the g. seven investors in south africa that's after brecht's it gets included next march the u.k. is a major export destination for many south african products as is the netherlands zimbabwe japan and yes the united states many question prime minister may's ability to deliver on the south african investment pledge considering the precarious position in which the u.k. finds itself with regard to bracks it and the p.m.'s personal political popularity in the u.k. however south african president cecil ramaphosa who was elected earlier this year is the fifth post apartheid president replacing former president jacob zuma could certainly use the u.k. investment as he is undertaking efforts to ignite the nation's economy after
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a decade of stagnated growth in july chinese president xi jinping visited south africa and play. fourteen point seven billion dollars of investment in the nation over the years the south african economies begun to move away from once particular will be profitable sectors based upon natural resources those like diamond mining and agriculture and towards where knowledge based economy companies like tech and e-commerce related companies agriculture in south africa has been particularly hard hit recently with regard to drought what we call day zero that's a story you may recall we've covered in the past about the scarcity of water in the drought stricken cape town area while the time while the time for that for days era has moved out to a year from now a year from august drought and water scarcity in south africa is still impacting agriculture production throughout the country a little less than fifteen percent of south africa's land can be used efficiently for agriculture while only about three percent is considered high value
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agricultural land where commodities such as corn wheat rice and chicory root are produced south africa is unfortunately having other issues on agricultural lands including the seizure of lands and of all things violent attacks and even murders for that we turn to our to correspondent ashley banks. fox news host tucker carlson recently hosted a late night program on south africa and clued in land seizures in the homicides even deeming the south african president a recess many south african groups are saying these reports are false donald trump tweeted in a response to the late night programming saying quote i have asked secretary of state pompei o to closely study the south africa land and farm seizures and expropriations and the large scale killing of farmers south african government is now seizing land from white farmers research published by agra farmers organization
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in south africa found from the school year twenty seventeen to twenty eighteen the number of killings of farmers was at a twenty year low however some white africans believe farm killings are being under reported hate wilkinson a senior researcher at africa check says quote nobody is disputing that people living and working on farms and small holdings are the victims of violent and often brutal attacks and murders what is disputed is whether they face an elevated risk versus average south africans south africa's president announced earlier this month it would move forward with changing the country's constitution to bring about land reform the african national congress said in a statement a call to action to decisively break with the historical injustice of colonial apartheid and patriarchal patterns of land ownership and to build a south africa that belongs to all some right wing groups are opposing this move by
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the african president and have pushed the false narrative they've already been numerous seizures of white on land here's what the c.e.o. of our free forum had to say you know what just throw a few balls she's the government. so we need the international community to send out the warning. it is not in the interest of the country is what you need just of the country's economy if you think you'll position and feel this to trump street was a great start others from anti land reform groups met with the david duke former grand wizard of the ku klux klan among others last year to see what their next steps should be meanwhile the south african president as a looking to move forward with land reform in order to create economic growth and agricultural production and washington national banks art. and that's it for this time thanks for being on board you can catch a boom bust on direct t.v.
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four men are sitting in a car when the fifth gets shot in the hand. and. all four have different versions of what. one of them is on the death row there's no way he could have done it there's no possible way because they did not shoot around a corner. because as you know provision i might want to i want to. get. your. resources you know. but the best honest i don't mean.
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you're not. you know just i mean most people have spent a lot of the media in the i mean. if it up as well i must say i mean i just don't get off on getting noticed but those. people are going to respect. my family court. but you just buy that there already yes it will be in the thought of i think of that color link with you and your friends that video that allowed me just got to go to. the good food russia brand has just been launched said the international food and beverage exhibition in viet nam several companies from siberia landed in the city to present russia's biggest competitive advantage and that's our get it and g.m.o. free food at low prices but. i couldn't find any natural milk when i went shopping
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here it be enemies and other imported dairy including milk powder having greediness like mt and they recommend those things to children from three years of age with a general rising consumption and demand for a higher quality of life in viet nam the russians are confident that their approach is the best we know that russia russia however a lot of good products specially now russia surely can supply a lot of avocado product with a high quality and then we look for the sea brought up you know a simple mock as a russian producers participate in the world's largest food exhibit thanks to the russian expert center with its help intrapreneur and their new markets while foreign consumers get high quality natural products which it was important to present a new brand that we're introducing on the asian market good food russia we expect this brand to become a driving force for the russian products which will be marketing is top quality organic food these are the real qualities by the way and we tell that to our
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partners overall the mission was a success it is hoped that good food from russia sampled in viet nam will leave a lasting impression as well ron cost r t. as a decisive battle looms over the last rebel stronghold and could leave competent syria but the united states discards russian intelligence on a possible chemical attack being prepared by terrorists that are going to. this is enough for many to try to put the blame they try to put the onus on other groups and we don't buy into. the video of a young palestinian girl scaling an israeli built fence to get home in the west bank we speak to the activist who filmed the. germany struggles to deport undocumented migrants faces more than five hundred criminal charges the issue of illegal migration overshadows chancellor merkel's tour of africa. outspoken british rock star roger waters who's in russia for a set of gigs he's got plenty to say about the world's biggest issues and where he
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gets his news. producing the record producer his record started telling me about how far to the how was. just pure propaganda nothing but a pack of lies when i worked churchy. just after eleven in the morning this. latest world news from first for you this hour the united states ignoring warnings that terrorists are preparing a chemical attack in italy a province in northwest syria a state department spokesperson simply said that they don't buy into that when asked about the intelligence provided by moscow. the russians are claiming now and one other groups are stockpiling chemical weapons and planning an attack so you know and i think that's more false flag type reporting it i'm going to be as
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a seen now for when you try to put the blame they try to put the onus on other groups and we don't buy into that russia says it has information on the delivery of toxic substances to edward prominence it claims that it got there with the help of the self-styled rescue group the white helmet and is to be used in a false flag attack russia's foreign minister sergei lavrov says that it's aimed at keeping al nasra terrorists in the country to be further used against the syrian government the chemical weapons provocation which is being prepared is aimed at keeping al nusra can sing on using it against the so-called regime as they call it following the alleged goot a chemical attack russia's warning that rebels will try to stage as similar incident indeed live to draw the u.s. france and britain in get them to hit as sad again russia says an incident is imminent especially after the u.s. and allies jointly stated that they would act if it looks like as had launched another chemical attack that's almost an invitation to do so says moscow.
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now when the u.s. is steering the situation around we want to know how can damascus have chemical weapons if the u.s. france and great britain destroyed them last year you know what the us and says we never said that france did its do or die for the jihad ists rebels nowhere left to run nothing left to lose and their sponsors the west the gulf which have pumped billions upon billions of dollars into a cause that's on its last legs the mascot's and moscow are trying to work out a deal to reduce perhaps avoid the bloodshed but the job for it syria russia adamant these swamp of terror and zealotry. has no future. group this is the last place for the terrorists so from all points of view this abscess should be removed of course what everybody's fearful of is escalation given
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the us russian military buildup in the region everyone has a gun pointed at each other and given that this is it the final act of the syrian war the urge to shoot might just be overwhelming the united states doesn't believe that the rebels have that capability whereas there's tremendous documentation to show that they do have the capability they've probably been storing it for months if not years in the province and they have used it in the past they have that capability and it is a last ditch hold for them so it cannot be ruled out and it's not it's not beyond the realm of possibility that the u.s. is trying to get assad out they're going to continue trying and and even though donald trump wants to. get the u.s. out of syria there are elements within the u.s.
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government that don't want that to happen. back to concerns about the white house specifically the group being accused of assisting the delivery of a large supply of chemicals to italy and they've been linked with terrorists several times before you know political activist an outspoken british rock musician what waters from pink floyd has been sharing his thoughts about it without saying he's currently in russia or on tour and spoke at length to r.t. sophie shevardnadze. if there is a grassroots body called the way home ads of volunteers. separate for the people who actually started in istanbul it was that it didn't start syria was started by an english ship soldier. inestimable but if that body exists. and they and they go and help people. in a salad or the russians or somebody else to stop observe them then i support them
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whole heartedly with every fiber of my being but all the evidence points to the fact that that is not the reality i don't know if you did you did you see the the documentary that won the oscar. i mean have you ever seen anything so obviously scripted and carefully shot. now for his book on google and you tube and part of the way that most people get their news and they use those. social media you know or in order to educate themselves or find out what's going on earth but it's being it is being the content is being censored by the corporations that earn it
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so it's so so it's it won't be free and it's not free now but it's and they're very are targeting i wouldn't be surprised if i disappear because i'm anti war. when i was making this this record i just made is the life we really want. the guy was producing the record producing this record with me started telling me about. how archie was. just pure propaganda nothing but a pack of lies while i worked churchy so i've seen that you can't see a documentary about fracking on american television because they weren't interested in it in time and telling you anything about anything i was more where that came from the full interview with roger waters will be shown on sophie and co out on september seventh here on r.t.
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international. next video of a young palestinian girl climbing a security fence arrested by israeli forces in the west bank has provoked outrage online the girl is apparently trying to get home after israeli security forces closed the gate that campaigners say this is becoming a daily routine for palestinians we spoke to from the hebron freedom fun to film the video. never the army closes. you know do that every day and the distinctions are there if the students from the neighborhood use me in. a few minutes only in order to reach the school we have a give the school board to school only one or two three minutes far from the neighborhood but a solution policy in the separation policy. of the creation makes them. walk around and sometimes they climb the gates and they climb the fences.
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now just to illustrate to where all this happened it's in the south of the west bank in hebron on a district in the old city that's where israeli forces have erected a one hundred fifty meter long fence you can see it in blue and palestinians living there have two ways to get to their homes there's the checkpoint and there's also the gate that you saw in the video now the barrier was put there for security reasons after an israeli man was stabbed to death last year but last thursday it had to be locked for several hours for repairs when a number of palestinians sabotaged it the i.d.f. says residents were able to pass through from a nearby gate which was just a few meters away although back in may israeli forces kept that gate closed for six days as a punishment for stone throwing as they put it. again
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says palestinian families are facing segregation and inequality in their daily life because of the barrier the fence. neighborhood around seventy seven families from their schools. from their universities from the other neighbors we call their gate and they're all. unequal because that road. from the main street is that. they walk on the i mean. living there they walk on the side of that old you know we have twenty two checkpoints one hundred movement in one kilometer square in. the issue of illegal migration a shaping chancellor angela merkel's.

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