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Transcripts of Hillary Clinton’s Paid Speeches to Goldman Sachs Have Been Leaked

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Last Friday, excerpts from Hillary Clinton’s paid speeches to Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley, and other banks were leaked online by WikiLeaks, following up the leak of thousands of emails from Clinton’s campaign chairman, John Podesta.

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The leak revealed that Clinton paid some $225,000 per speech, and that she received more than $22 million in return for the paid speaking circuit after stepping down as Secretary of State.

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The speeches in question had attracted speculation during the Democratic primary, when Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, Clinton’s competition at the time, claimed the speeches evinced her tight relationship with Wall Street.

The transcripts were exposed via an email dating back to January 25, 2016. The subject line read: “HRC Paid Speeches,” and came from Tony Carrk, Research Director of the Clinton campaign. The email was addressed to Chairman Podesta, along with other top campaign officials.

Carrk, who didn’t respond to a request for comment, highlighted in the memo the quotes from each paid speech that would be most damaging to Clinton’s campaign, with headers like: “CLINTON ADMITS SHE IS OUT OF TOUCH,” “CLINTON SAYS YOU NEED TO HAVE A PRIVATE AND PUBLIC POSITION ON POLICY,” and “CLINTON REMARKS ARE PRO KEYSTONE AND PRO TRADE.”

Clinton used the speeches as an opportunity to discuss policy and politics, as well as how she planned on governing. She also offered her perspective on creating financial regulations, telling a crowd of Goldman Sachs bankers that, to “figure out what works,” the “people that know the industry better than anybody are the people who work in the industry.”

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And at the Goldman Sachs Builders and Innovators Summit, Clinton was questioned by Chief Executive Lloyd Blankfein, who pointed out that you “go to Washington” to “make a small fortune.” Clinton agreed with the comment, saying, “There is such a bias against people who have led successful and/or complicated lives.”

At a speech for Morgan Stanley on April 18, 2013, Clinton addressed the Simpson-Bowles deficit reduction plan that would reduce corporate tax rates and raise the Social Security age by condoning it: “But Simpson-Bowles — and I know you heard from Erskine earlier today — put forth the right framework. Namely, we have to restrain spending, we have to have adequate revenues, and we have to incentivize growth. It’s a three-part formula.”

Clinton even told a housing trade group back in 2013 that, regarding certain issues, she has “a public and a private position.” And that, “If everybody’s watching, you know, all of the back room discussions and the deals, you know, then people get a little nervous, to say the least. So, you need both a public and a private position.”

The speculation of the paid speeches led media outlets to approach Clinton on releasing the transcripts, but she laughed off the question. The concern was addressed again during the Democratic primary debates, as well as other media events, and the New York Times editorial board even called for Clinton to release her speech transcripts, arguing that voters “have every right to know what Mrs. Clinton told these groups.”

Reports claim the campaign reviewed the speech transcripts but chose not to release them due to concern that Clinton would seem too cozy with banks and other donor interest groups.

 

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Abductions & Car Vandalism – Startling Australian UFO Report Unclassified

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An uncovered Australian report performed by their Department of Defence. “Scientific Intelligence — General — Unidentified Flying Objects” is trending again. Those who have done extensive research on UFOs will find the Australian version of disclosure to be far more intellectually honest than the American version. Albeit it was conducted decades ago.

According to ex-US intelligence official Luis Elizondo, the Defense Department’s Inspector General is presently conducting three reviews. The inquiries vary from the Department of Defense’s handling of UFO claims to Elizondo’s alleged whistleblower retribution. The open IG cases are crucial to Australia’s report because they establish beyond a shadow of a doubt that the US Department of Defense is being dishonest and shady when it comes to the UFO subject. For decades, Australia has been a loyal friend of the United States. Within Australia’s boundaries, they share a military installation (Pine Gap). When a close defense ally’s intelligence agencies determined that the US was not being intellectually honest in its approach, perhaps it is reasonable to conclude that there is more to the tale than the 144 incidents studied since 2004 by the UAPTF.

The CIA became alarmed at the overloading of military communications during the mass sightings of 1952 and considered the possibility that the USSR may take advantage of such a situation.

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According to the summary, OSI, acting through the Robertson-Panel, encouraged the USAF to use Project Blue Book to publicly “debunk” UFOs. In a tragic twist of fate, when Australian authorities sought explanations from the US Air Force, the allegation was debunked. The authors of the study were depicted as conspiratorial and even crazy by the US Air Force. Ross Coulthart reported this, and it may be heard in a recent Project Unity interview. Courthart is an award-winning investigative journalist who is drawn to forbidden subjects. He also stated on the same podcast that a senior US Navy official identified as Nat Kobitz told him that the US had been in the midst of reverse-engineering numerous non-human craft. According to his obituary, Mr. Kobitz was a former Director of Research and Development at Naval Sea Systems Command.

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New UFO Film Questions What The US Government Is Hiding

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The US recently released its highly anticipated Pentagon UAP report, but it wasn’t much more than a 9 page rundown of what has been known for decades. Regardless, for many, what was promising was that the UFO subject was being taken seriously again – and perhaps many more scientists might get involved.

For decades many have been warning about leaving UFO disclosure in the hands of a government that likes to use crisis’ or current events to expand its defense budgets. Further, why would we suddenly expect a government, who has been lying about this subject for 70 years, to suddenly come forth with the truth? What would inspire them to suddenly change their mind?

Perhaps it’s because the search for ET is an idea who’s time has truly come. We’ve reporting on this for over 13 years, and are mongst a community of researchers who have been encouraging humanity to look at the evidence for more than 70 years. It feels like an idea that human collective consciousness is more than ready to explore.

The impact the ET question has on our individual and collective worldview has the power to truly change the way we view ourselves and the meaning of life here on earth. Think of the implications answers to this question could have on how we set up and run our society as well. Technology, culture, collaboration etc – I spoke about this more in great detail in my extended interview for Greer’s. prior film Close Encounters of The Fifth Kind here.

Now, a new documentary from Dr. Steven Greer, directed by my good friend Michael Mazzola, seeks to explore what the films calls “the current government and media disinformation campaign promoting 3 big lies:”

1. We do not know what these UAPs/ UFOs are. WE DO.
2. Humans cannot make craft that can maneuver like UFOs. WE CAN and WE DO.
3. The UFOs are a threat. THEY ARE NOT.

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