Wednesday , 18 September 2019

Finance

Does Bolton’s Firing Open New Potential For A Russia-China-USA Alliance?

Does Bolton’s Firing Open New Potential For A Russia-China-USA Alliance? Authored by Matthew Ehret via The Strategic Culture Foundation, With President Trump’s long overdue firing of John Bolton on September 10th, a window into the battle between neocon zombies infesting the White House and Donald Trump was made visible once more. As much as people enjoy oversimplifying American politics- clumping ... Read More »

Organizers Of “Storm Area 51” Event In Legal Battle Over Potential “Humanitarian Disaster”

Organizers Of “Storm Area 51” Event In Legal Battle Over Potential “Humanitarian Disaster” Authored by John Vibes via The Mind Unleashed blog, In late June, a college student named Matty Roberts created a Facebook event called “Storm Area 51: They Can’t Stop Us All,” after watching a Netflix documentary about the secret military base. For some unknown reason, the event went viral ... Read More »

“The Greatest Economy (N)Ever”: Gundlach’s Full Webcast Slides

“The Greatest Economy (N)Ever”: Gundlach’s Full Webcast Slides Speaking during a webcast for his $54 billion DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, Jeff Gundlach repeated what we said earlier, namely that the spike in overnight repurchase agreements may prompt the Federal Reserve to expand its balance sheet, and in fact used the very phrase we did in our description of today’s ... Read More »

California Lawmaker Trying To Weaken Privacy Law Married To Amazon Ring Exec

California Lawmaker Trying To Weaken Privacy Law Married To Amazon Ring Exec A California lawmaker trying to weaken a landmark data privacy law is married to a top executive at Amazon’s Ring home surveillance company, according to a review of state ethics documents conducted by Politico.  Assemblywoman Jacqui Irwin’s husband, Jon Irwin, is chief operating officer for Santa Monica-based Ring, Inc., a home security ... Read More »

Auto Bust Triggers Sharp Slowdown In Global Manufacturing

Auto Bust Triggers Sharp Slowdown In Global Manufacturing The gloom of the world is centered around auto manufacturing, which is dragging on the global economy, fuelling fears that a worldwide trade recession has already begun. The first domino to fall has been auto manufacturing, already hitting a near-record low in August, reported the Financial Times. New data from IHS Markit ... Read More »

“Desperate To Come Home”: American Siblings Trapped By China’s “Exit Ban” For More Than A Year

“Desperate To Come Home”: American Siblings Trapped By China’s “Exit Ban” For More Than A Year Victor and Cynthia Liu, two American siblings, have been trapped in China for more than a year due to a so-called “exit ban” by the Chinese government. They are growing increasingly “desperate and despondent” because Chinese authorities continue to prevent them from leaving the country, according ... Read More »

Johns Hopkins Professor On Child-Transgender Trend: “Many Will Regret This”

Johns Hopkins Professor On Child-Transgender Trend: “Many Will Regret This” Authored by Maria Lencki via The College Fix, Argues that doctors are doing treatment without evidence… A psychiatrist from Johns Hopkins University has slammed the medical and psychiatric industries for what he says is reckless and irresponsible treatment of patients who claim to be transgender. Paul McHugh, a renowned psychiatrist ... Read More »

U.S. And Russia Battle It Out Over This Huge Iraqi Gas Field

U.S. And Russia Battle It Out Over This Huge Iraqi Gas Field Authored by Simon Watkins via OilPrice.com, With the U.S, Russia, and China all jostling for position in Iraq’s oil and gas industry both north and south, Iraq’s oil ministry last week reiterated its desire to have one or more foreign partners in the Mansuriya gas field. Situated in ... Read More »

Is The Trump Administration Losing The Narrative Battle Over Iran?

Is The Trump Administration Losing The Narrative Battle Over Iran? Authored by Caitlin Johnstone via Medium.com, I’m expected to write something about the Trump administration’s warmongering against Iran over an attack on a Saudi oil refinery, because that’s typically what I do in this ongoing improvisational exercise of mine: I write about the behavior of the US war machine and the propaganda ... Read More »

Brazil Experiment May Have Accidentally Created Genetically-Modified Super Mosquitos

Brazil Experiment May Have Accidentally Created Genetically-Modified Super Mosquitos An experiment to deliberately release genetically modified mosquitos into Brazil appears to have failed miserably – and may have even resulted in ‘super-mosquitos’ according to a Yale research study published earlier this month.  During a 27-month experiment aimed at curbing the spread of Yellow Fever, Dengue, Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases, ... Read More »