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World Bank to issue world’s first blockchain bond

World Bank to issue world’s first blockchain bond The World Bank is taking a step into the brave new world of digital finance to sell the first-ever bond to be issued entirely using blockchain technology, the bank announced Friday. More than just funds, the World Bank aims to gain experience using blockchain — a digital…

Trump looking at 3D-printed guns blueprints issue

Trump looking at 3D-printed guns blueprints issue US president Donald Trump has said he is consulting with the National Rifle Association (NRA) over whether it makes sense for a Texas company to publish downloadable blueprints for a 3D-printed gun.Source: Trump looking at 3D-printed guns blueprints issue From News Feed

“This Has Become An Issue” – Beijing Denies US Request For Talks Over Airline Dispute

“This Has Become An Issue” – Beijing Denies US Request For Talks Over Airline Dispute President Trump’s trade spat with China isn’t the only source of tension between the world’s two largest economies. Since even before Trump’s inauguration, the US’s relationship with Taiwan has become an increasingly sensitive issue in Beijing – particularly after Trump…

Dramatic rise in suicides is “more than a mental health issue,” CDC says

Dramatic rise in suicides is “more than a mental health issue,” CDC says Just days after the tragic death of fashion icon Kate Spade, which the medical examiner confirmed Thursday was a suicide, new government research sheds light on a disturbing increase in suicides in the United States. The report from the Centers for Disease…

Why is Workers’ Control an Important Issue?

Why is Workers’ Control an Important Issue? Workers’ Assembly at Officine Zero, a former night train facility in Rome (Photo: Officine Zero) A common feature in every crisis situation, from the upheavals of the early 20th century to the neo-liberal re-structurings of the late 20th century, is the emergence of workers’ control – workers organising…