In terms of design, paper currency in the United States hasn’t changed much in the past hundred years. There have been updates and additional flourishes — not to mention security measures — but overall, it’s essentially the same set of bills circulated since 1913. 1913 was a big year for currency. Congress, that year, passed the Federal Reserve Act of 1913, thereby setting up a system in which Federal Reserve Notes (paper currency) were distributed to Federal Reserve Banks around the country....
Nicaraguan President Blasts US Foreign Policy: Forget "Normal Relations, US Demands Total Submission, Even Servility"
Yet another world nation appears to be joining the anti-hegemonic order...
US foreign policy is based on expansionism and oppression, President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua told RT Spanish, adding that those countries that refuse to submit to Washington’s will are demonized and destabilized.
“We have always wanted to have normal relations with the US but we see only aggression in return,” Ortega said in an exclusive interview with RT Spanish.
He believes Washington clearly does not need good...
The US has strengthened its power to review and block business deals, with an eye to China.