President Trump Sees Gain From China Tariffs as Worth US Pain

President Trump Sees Gain From China Tariffs as Worth US Pain

President Trump Sees Gain From China Tariffs as Worth US Pain The Trump Administration said it needs to confront China over its trading practices to defend US long-term interests even as escalating tariffs may cause discomfort for American consumers. Inaction by the US would leave the American economy and consumers worse off over the longer […]

President Trump, “Will expose really bad things at the FBI”

President Trump, “Will expose really bad things at the FBI”

President Trump, “Will expose really bad things at the FBI” US President Donald Trump wants to declassify secret documents in the Russia investigation, an extraordinary move he says will ensure that “really bad things” at the FBI are exposed. His decision may expose sensitive sources and methods and brush up against privacy law protections, experts […]

President Trump: “Time to Take a Stand on China After Tariff Move”

President Trump: “Time to Take a Stand on China After Tariff Move”

President Trump: “Time to Take a Stand on China After Tariff Move” US President Donald Trump hit out at China days after announcing another round of tariffs, signaling the trade dispute will not end soon. “It’s time to take a stand on China,” President Trump said in an interview late Thursday with Fox News. “We have no […]

No Provision for WALL, No Spending

No Provision for WALL, No Spending

No Provision for Wall, No Spending President Donald Trump Thursday hammered an extensive continuing resolution passed by the Senate earlier this week, calling it “ridiculous” and demanding to know where the money for border security will come from. “I want to know, where is the money for Border Security and the WALL in this ridiculous Spending Bill, […]

US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea

US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea

US Ready to ‘Engage Immediately’ with NKorea US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he has invited NKorea’s foreign minister to meet with him next week to continue discussions on efforts to get the North to abandon its nuclear weapons. He also says The Trump Administration had invited NKorean officials to meet in Austria with […]

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser’s Lawyers Reject Offers to Testify as ‘Unfair’

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser’s Lawyers Reject Offers to Testify as ‘Unfair’

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser’s Lawyers Rejects Offers to Testify as ‘Unfair’ Ms. Lisa Banks, the #metoo Democrat activist lawyer for the woman who accuses Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault said Senate Republicans are acting unfairly by moving ahead with a hearing Monday, 24 September without investigating the matter further, as the Dems political […]

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed

GOP is Investigating the Ford Allegations Against Kavanaugh, No FBI Probe Needed The FBI has no jurisdiction in such a case, no federal crime was committed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) says the FBI does not need to look into the sexual-assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh because Republicans are […]

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify

Judge Kavanaugh’s Accuser Has Not Agreed to Testify Senator Chuck Grassley, (R-Iowa), said Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her, has yet to accept an invitation to testify Monday in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. “We have reached out to her in the last 36 hours 3 […]

President Trump Imposed Tariffs on Chinese Goods

President Trump Imposed Tariffs on Chinese Goods

President Trump Imposed Tariffs on Chinese Goods $AAPL, $FIT Monday after the stock market closed, USPresident Trump President Donald Trump said he will impose 10% tariffs on about $200-B worth of Chinese imports, but he spared smart watches from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) and other consumer products such as bicycle helmets and baby car […]

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’

Judge Kavanaugh says Sexual Misconduct Accusation ‘Completely False’ Monday, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s US Supreme Court pick, called a woman’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her 36 years ago “completely false,” while a lawyer said the accuser is willing to publicly testify before a Senate panel that is scheduled to vote this week […]

Doubts Being Cast on #MeToo Movement

Doubts Being Cast on #MeToo Movement

Doubts Being Cast on #MeToo Movement Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg expressed doubt in an interview with The New York Times about the #MeToo movement, calling the allegations of sexual misconduct “disgraceful” but also saying “I don’t know how true all of it is.” Bringing up unprompted the case of TV anchor Charlie Rose, who […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update The US Justice Department is sitting on marijuana research applications, Congress refuses again to let VA docs recommend medical marijuana to Vets, an Arizona appeals court ruling gets appealed, and more. National Senate Bill Would Legalize Medical Marijuana For Military Veterans. Sens. Bill Nelson (D-FL) and Brian Schatz (D-HA) last Wednesday filed […]

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms

Political Strategic Planning: Russia Probe Interviews, Documents to be Released to the Public Before the Midterms Sunday, US House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, (R-CA) his panel will move to have all of documents related to witness interviews in its Russia probe released to the public before the November elections. During a TV interview […]

Buy Emerging Markets as Trade War Bites

Buy Emerging Markets as Trade War Bites

China is the last bulwark against a deep crisis in emerging economies going fully global, analysts say, although a prolonged trade war could sap Beijing’s defences. Emerging countries — loosely defined as having fast growing but volatile economies — have seen their currencies battered in recent weeks, plunging their finances into turmoil, and raising fears […]

President Trump Wants $267-B More in China Tariffs Despite Talks

President Trump Wants $267-B More in China Tariffs Despite Talks

President Trump Wants $267-B More in China Tariffs Despite Talks $AAPL, $WMT, $TGT President Trump threatened a 3rd tranche of tariffs on another $267-B of Chinese imports this past week, which would mean levying duties on nearly everything China exports to the US. President Trump said at the time those tariffs were “ready to go […]

John Kerry ‘Actively Undermining’ US Policy on Iran

John Kerry ‘Actively Undermining’ US Policy on Iran

John Kerry ‘Actively Undermining’ US Policy on Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is unloading on his Obama-era predecessor John Kerry for “actively undermining” US policy on Iran by meeting several times recently with the Iranian foreign minister, who was his main interlocutor in the Iran nuclear deal negotiations. Friday, in blunt and caustic language, […]

Socialist Elizabeth Warren: Do Not Impeach President Trump Let Mueller Finish

Socialist Elizabeth Warren: Do Not Impeach President Trump Let Mueller Finish

Socialist Elizabeth Warren: Do Not Impeach President Trump Let Mueller Finish Socialist US Senator, Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass), aka Pocahontas, who recently called for the invocation of the 25th amendment to remove President Trump from office as unfit to govern has changed her tune. Now, the outspoken potential Democratic candidate for president wants special counsel Robert […]

Hillary Clinton Caught Lying About Brett Kavanaugh

Hillary Clinton Caught Lying About Brett Kavanaugh

Hillary Clinton came out swinging against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, bashing the judge for his hardline statements against contraception. The problem: he never said them. Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings dragged on over three bitter days last week, as Democrats took the judge to task over his opinions on abortion, gun rights, affirmative action, and the […]

US Backs Terrorists in Syria

US Backs Terrorists in Syria

Washington is seeking to obstruct moves towards peace to “artificially prolong” the conflict in Syria by saving Al-Qaeda-linked terrorists from imminent defeat, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova has said. The US is obviously struggling to justify its military presence on Syrian territory as it uses officials and biased media to prepare the world for […]

China May Shake Markets

China May Shake Markets

The Chinese economy revealed fresh signs of softness Friday with data showing the pace of investment slowing to record lows while retail spending and industrial production stabilised. Beijing faces a delicate balancing act, aiming to shift its growth driver away from investment and exports towards personal consumption, while at the same time battling a mountain […]

Meetings Between John Kerry and Iranian Official Inappropriate

Meetings Between John Kerry and Iranian Official Inappropriate

Meetings Between John Kerry and Iranian Official Inappropriate The State Department has warned that any meetings between former Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian officials would be inappropriate. Mr. Barack Hussein Obama’s former Secretary of State John Kerry has come under fire for meeting with Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif earlier this year […]

Facebook will Control Political Truths

Facebook will Control Political Truths

Facebook is better prepared to defend against efforts to manipulate the platform to influence elections and has recently thwarted foreign influence campaigns targeting several countries, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday. From no on Facebook will decide what political news you see. Zuckerberg, posting on his Facebook page, outlined a series of steps the leading […]

Did Google Hack the 2016 Election

Did Google Hack the 2016 Election Video of an internal Google meeting shows the company’s top officials talking about using AI to fight populism and “low-information voters” in the wake of Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 US presidential election. The 1-hour “confidential, for internal use only” video was posted by Breitbart on Wednesday. It […]

The EU are the New Nazi’s

The EU are the New Nazi’s

The EU are the New Nazi’s The EU parliament’s vote to trigger Article 7, allowing punitive measures against Hungary, has provoked disbelief and indignation, with commentators describing the “authoritarian” move as contrary to the bloc’s own self-interests. Citing Hungary’s anti-immigration policies and concerns about “media suppression,” the European Parliament voted on Wednesday to invoke the […]

Nikki Haley Extends Support for Terrorists

Nikki Haley Extends Support for Terrorists

Nikki Haley Extends Support for Terrorists Any attack on Syria’s Idlib province is going to be “dealt with,” US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley warned, as Washington seeks to stop the Russian-backed Syrian army from retaking the last remaining jihadist stronghold. The US has struck Syria twice after claims of chemical weapons use by […]

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans”

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans”

“The Thought of Nancy Pelosi as Speaker Should ‘Scare All Americans” The thought that House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) could get her speaker’s gavel back again should “scare all Americans,” House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said Wednesday. “If Democrats won the majority, I believe Nancy would be speaker,” the California Republican told the […]

Strzok’s JEH Like ‘Leak Strategy’ Likely Aimed at Damaging Donald Trump

Strzok’s JEH Like ‘Leak Strategy’ Likely Aimed at Damaging Donald Trump

Strzok’s JEH Like ‘Leak Strategy’ Likely Aimed at Damaging Donald Trump Harvard Law Professor Emeritus Alan Dershowitz said disgraced  and sacked 1-time FBI Agent Peter Strzok’s e-Mail citing a “leak strategy” was not meant as a way to curb agency leaks. “It’s much more plausible that he was talking about a strategy designed to leak things […]

Russia Slams US Sanctions

Russia Slams US Sanctions

Russia’s top diplomat Sergei Lavrov condemned US foreign policy on Wednesday, stoking tensions between the two powers by accusing Washington of imposing sanctions before it enters negotiations. Moscow has faced increasingly harsh punitive measures since angering the West and Kiev by annexing Crimea in 2014 and backing separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine. In recent months […]

Protectionism and the World Economic Forum

Protectionism and the World Economic Forum

Protectionism and the World Economic Forum China warned Wednesday that protectionism poses a “serious hazard” to growth and cautioned “individual countries” against isolationism, in a veiled reference to the deepening trade spat between Washington and Beijing. The comments from China’s vice premier comes as the world’s top two economic powers edged closer to an all-out […]

Americans Reject Idea That President Trump Acted Illegally With Russia

Americans Reject Idea That President Trump Acted Illegally With Russia

Americans Reject Idea That President Trump Acted Illegally With Russia The Top editor at Gallup polling says Americans have now largely “dismissed” the idea that President Donald Trump criminally colluded with Russia in the 2016 election. In an interview Tuesday, Gallup editor-in-chief Frank Newport explained Americans see a difference between criminality and doing something wrong. […]

FBI and DOJ Launched a ‘Media Leak Strategy Concocted ‘to Get Trump’

FBI and DOJ Launched a ‘Media Leak Strategy Concocted ‘to Get Trump’

FBI and DOJ Launched a ‘Media Leak Strategy Concocted ‘to Get Trump’ Former Trump campaign aide Carter Page, embroiled in special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation and the latest news of a systemic “media leak strategy” employed by the Justice Department and the FBI, says “there’s no doubt whatsoever” some government officials are out to get […]

The Next Euro Crisis

The Next Euro Crisis

The Next Euro Crisis With trade tensions, an Italian government bucking at deficit limits and emerging market currency woes threatening the eurozone, observers will look to the European Central Bank for reassurance Thursday, while policymakers strive to project stability. Since July, when ECB President Mario Draghi proclaimed “confidence” in the outlook for growth and inflation, […]

BREXIT Negotiator Says, “Deal Possible by November”

BREXIT Negotiator Says, “Deal Possible by November”

BREXIT Negotiator Says, “Deal Possible by November” The European Union’s chief BREXIT negotiator says a divorce agreement with Britain by early November is “possible,” and that has triggered a big rally in the Great British Pound. At a conference in the Alpine lake resort of Bled in northwestern Slovenia, Michel Barnier said a BREXIT deal […]

Trade War Creates Opportunities

Trade War Creates Opportunities

A growing number of Chinese companies are adopting a crafty way to evade US President Donald Trump’s tariffs: remove the “Made in China” label by shifting production to countries such as Vietnam, Serbia and Mexico. The world’s two largest economies have been locked in a months-long trade fight after Trump imposed 25 percent customs duties […]

Blue-Collar Jobs Grow at 30-Year High

Blue-Collar Jobs Grow at 30-Year High

Blue-Collar Jobs Grow at 30-Year High Blue-collar jobs reportedly are growing at their fastest clip in more than 30 years, powering a hiring boom in many small towns and rural areas that are strong supporters of President Donald Trump ahead of November’s midterm elections. Jobs in industries such as  mining, construction and manufacturing rose 3.3% in […]

Argentina Under Pressure

Argentina Under Pressure

Argentina Under Pressure Argentine President Mauricio Macri’s government will continue discussions with the International Monetary Fund this week as efforts to stave off an economic crisis multiply. It will be a crucial week for Macri and his government after a turbulent few months in which the currency has been badly hit by a crisis of […]

Trade War Hits Europe

Trade War Hits Europe

Top officials from the US and EU meet in Brussels on Monday in an effort to iron out differences on trade talks announced to great fanfare this summer. US President Donald Trump and European Commission head Jean-Claude Juncker in July pledged to hold off from further tit-for-tat tariffs and to work towards a limited trade […]

Turkey Must Act to Save Economy

Turkey Must Act to Save Economy

Turkey’s economic growth slowed to 0.9 percent in the second quarter, official statistics showed on Monday, with further declines expected as the impact of the tumble in the value of the lira begins to show up in the data. The second quarter performance was down considerably from the 1.5 percent seasonally-adjusted quarter-on-quarter growth registered in […]

Muslim Refugee Goes on Terror Rampage in Paris

Muslim Refugee Goes on Terror Rampage in Paris

At least seven people have been injured, four seriously, in Paris after a man attacked people with a knife and an iron bar at two separate locations. The attacker is believed to be an Afghan national. In an initial incident, the attacker wounded three people in front of a cinema in the 19th arrondissement late […]

Asia Lower on Trade Fears

Asia Lower on Trade Fears

Donald Trump’s latest threat to impose tariffs on all Chinese imports sent Asian markets tumbling Monday on growing fears of an all-out trade war between the world’s top two economies. The president’s comments Friday added to the uncertainty on trading floors, which have also been hit by a concerns of a brewing financial crisis in […]

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil

The Trump White House is Not in Turmoil US President Donald Trump’s defenders, led by Vice President Mike Pence, were out in force Sunday following a turbulent week capped by the publication of an anonymous NY’T Op-Ed piece savaging the President. VP Pence sat for interviews on Sunday talk shows, telling CBS that there has […]

NKorea’s 70th Anni Parade “a big and very positive statement”

NKorea’s 70th Anni Parade “a big and very positive statement”

NKorea’s 70th Anni Parade “a big and very positive statement” Sunday, US President Donald Trump saluted NKorean leader Kim Jong Un Sunday for holding a massive military parade “without the customary display of nuclear missiles” to celebrate his country’s 70th Anniversary. “This is a big and very positive statement from NKorea. Thank you To Chairman […]

The Next Financial Crisis

The Next Financial Crisis

The Next Financial Crisis The world is less well equipped to manage a major financial crisis today than it was a decade ago, according to Dominique Strauss-Kahn, a former chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In an interview with AFP, the now-disgraced Strauss-Kahn — who ran the fund at the height of the 2008 […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update A group of federal lawmakers asks the VA to study medical marijuana as an alternative to opioids, Michigan could loosen up a bit, Ohio sees delays, and more. National Lawmakers Ask VA Secretary to Research Marijuana as Alternative to Opioids. A bi-partisan group of legislators sent a letter last Thursday to Veterans […]

NY-T’s Op-Ed Author: “Come Out of the Woodwork”

NY-T’s Op-Ed Author: “Come Out of the Woodwork”

NY-T’s Op-Ed Author: “Come Out of the Woodwork” National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow spoke Friday morning denying writing an anonymous NY-T’s Op-Ed, and asked the author to “come out of the woodwork.” Mr. Kudlow appeared on national TV and defended his role in The Trump White House 2 days after a senior administration official’s […]

DOJ Should Investigate Anonymous ‘Resistance’ Op-Ed Author

DOJ Should Investigate Anonymous ‘Resistance’ Op-Ed Author

DOJ Should Investigate Anonymous ‘Resistance’ Op-Ed Author US President Donald Trump said he wants AG Jeff Sessions to investigate the author of an anonymous NY-T’s op-ed claiming that Top officials in his Administration are working to thwart Presidential actions they consider misguided. “I think it is national security. I would say Jeff should be investigating […]

 Traders are Betting: Who is the Author of NY-T’s Anonymous Resistance Op-Ed?

 Traders are Betting: Who is the Author of NY-T’s Anonymous Resistance Op-Ed?

 Traders are Betting: Who is the Author of NY-T’s Anonymous Resistance Op-Ed? Dan Coats, Mike Pence and Kirstjen Nielsen were among the favorites Thursday among political gamblers taking an online stab at predicting which senior Trump Administration official authored a scathing anonymous column in the NY-Ts. Mr. Coats, the director of national intelligence, was seen […]

‘Cowardly’ Op-Ed ‘Sabotaging’ US, Not Protecting It

‘Cowardly’ Op-Ed ‘Sabotaging’ US, Not Protecting It

‘Cowardly’ Op-Ed ‘Sabotaging’ US, Not Protecting It lady Melania Trump came to her husband’s defense and said “people with no names are writing our nation’s history,” and ripped the NY-T’s anonymous editorial writer, saying “you not protecting this country, you are sabotaging it with your cowardly actions.” “People with no names are writing our nation’s […]

Update: Dan Coats, US DNI, Denies He is the Anonymous NY-T’s Op-Ed Writer

Update: Dan Coats, US DNI, Denies He is the Anonymous NY-T’s Op-Ed Writer

Update: Dan Coats, US DNI, Denies He is the Anonymous NY-T’s Op-Ed Writer US President Donald Trump’s Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Thursday that speculation that he or his deputy wrote the anonymous opinion piece in The New York Times is “patently false.” His office released a statement: “Speculation that The New York Times […]

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent

House to Make Individual Tax Cuts Permanent US House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, (R-WI), announced Wednesday that the Lower Chamber will vote later this month to make the individual tax cuts signed in December permanent. President Donald Trump signed the tax bill in December, but the tax cuts it outlined were set to expire […]

House Legislators Call President Trump to Declassify FISA Application

House Legislators Call President Trump to Declassify FISA Application

House Legislators Call President Trump to Declassify FISA Application Some of President Donald Trump’s biggest supporters in the House will ask him to declassify portions of the FBI’s application for a surveillance warrant on a former Trump campaign aide. Republican Reps. Lee Zeldin, (R-NY), Mark Meadows, (R-NC), Matt Gaetz, (R-FL)., and Jim Jordan, (R-OH), have […]

Latest on the ‘Witch Hunt’: Mueller to Accept Written Responses from President Trump

Latest on the ‘Witch Hunt’: Mueller to Accept Written Responses from President Trump

Latest on the ‘Witch Hunt’: Mueller to Accept Written Responses from President Trump It is being reported that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is willing to accept written responses from US President Donald Trump regarding any potential coordination between his campaign and Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 Presidential election. That is according to a […]

President Trump to Chair the Security Council Meeting on Iran

President Trump to Chair the Security Council Meeting on Iran

President Trump to Chair the Security Council Meeting on Iran US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley says President Donald Trump will Chair the Security Council meeting on Iran during the annual gathering of world leaders in New York this month. Ambassador Nikki Haley said Tuesday that the meeting will address “violations of international […]

Arizona’s Governor Ducey picked Jon Kyl to Fill the State’s Empty Seat in the US Senate

Arizona’s Governor Ducey picked Jon Kyl to Fill the State’s Empty Seat in the US Senate

Arizona’s Governor Ducey picked Jon Kyl to Fill the State’s Empty Seat in the US Senate Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl, 76 anni, has been picked to fill Senator John McCain’s (dec) seat in the upper chamber. Senator Kyl (R-AZ) was the second highest ranking Republican in the Senate when he retired in Y 2013 […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Oregon drastically reduces the daily purchase limit for patients, Oklahoma continues to try to get its nascent system up and running, and more. Illinois Illinois Governor Signs Bill to Allow Medical Marijuana as Alternative to Opioids. Gov. Bruce Rauner (R) on Tuesday signed into law a bill to allow patients to use […]

President Trump’s Mexico Trade Deal a Look at the Future

President Trump’s Mexico Trade Deal a Look at the Future

President Trump’s Mexico Trade Deal a Look at the Future President Donald Trump has sidestepped conventional processes, protocols and procedures in trade negociations Last Monday, the US reached a preliminary trade agreement with Mexico that addresses several American grievances. A similar deal with Canada may also to be on track. These breakthroughs, combined with an easing […]

President Trump’s Approval Rating at 48% Despite ‘Fake News’

President Trump’s Approval Rating at 48% Despite ‘Fake News’

President Trump’s Approval Rating at 48% Despite ‘Fake News’ President Donald Trump late Friday pointed out his latest approval rating is at 48 percent, tweeting that “despite the constant and intense fake news” his ratings are at a high point. “Higher than Election Day and higher than President Obama,” President Trump said. “Rasmussen was one of the […]

President Trump, “Canada Will be Out’ of Trade Deal Unless It’s ‘Fair'”

President Trump, “Canada Will be Out’ of Trade Deal Unless It’s ‘Fair

President Trump, “Canada Will be Out’ of Trade Deal Unless It’s ‘Fair’” Saturday, US President Donald Trump warned Canada that it “will be out” of a revised North American trade agreement unless it’s “fair” to the United States, and he threatened to scrap the current deal should Congress “interfere” with the negotiations. “There is no […]

South Africa Declares War on White Farmers

South Africa Declares War on White Farmers

South Africa Declares War on White Farmers The controversial land-confiscation policy proposed by the Ramaphosa-led Racist ANC government could ignite clashes among South African citizens, who are split into two rival camps on the issue along racial lines. The new legislation allowing land seizure without compensation, which was proposed by the ruling African National Congress […]

John Brennan’s Security Clearance Has Been Revoked

John Brennan’s Security Clearance Has Been Revoked

John Brennan’s Security Clearance Has Been Revoked The White House reaffirmed Tuesday that former CIA Director John Brennan’s security clearance had been revoked despite the disgraced former CIA boss John Brennan saying he was “uncertain” about its status. “The President’s order went into effect immediately, and Mr. Brennan no longer has access to classified information,” White […]

US ‘Taking a Look’ at Regulating Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Searches

US ‘Taking a Look’ at Regulating Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Searches

US ‘Taking a Look’ at Regulating Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Searches $GOOGL, $GOOGL, $TWTR Larry Kudlow, President Donald Trump’s top economic adviser, says the administration is “taking a look” at the possibility of regulating Google searches. Mr. Kudlow’s statement came just hours after President Trump fired off 2 Tweets early Tuesday complaining about Google search results for the […]

US Wants to Reach Canada Trade Deal ‘Quickly’

US Wants to Reach Canada Trade Deal ‘Quickly’

US Wants to Reach Canada Trade Deal ‘Quickly’ The United States want strike a quick trade with Canada after reaching an agreement with Mexico this week on continent-wide trade, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday. Canada’s Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland traveled to Washington to begin talks later Tuesday, 1 day after US President Donald […]

Russia Takes Over Global Coal Market

Russia Takes Over Global Coal Market

Russia Takes Over Global Coal Market Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced plans to expand the country’s coal exports on the global markets as the Australians are shut out of the market by their own government. “Last year, domestic companies exported more than 190 million tons of coal,” the president said, noting that Russia is […]

President Trump Approaches His ‘Reagan Moment’

President Trump Approaches His ‘Reagan Moment’

President Trump Approaches His ‘Reagan Moment Economist Mohamed El-Erian predicts that President Donald Trump sees a 60% chance that President Donald Trump’s hard line with China and Europe yields “fairer trade.” The chief economic adviser to Allianz SE also set some other odds in a recent TV interview. El-Erian puts a 15% chance on a “Reagan moment” […]

Comey and Mueller Leveraged Their Government Ties For Profit

Comey and Mueller Leveraged Their Government Ties For Profit

James Comey and Robert Mueller Leveraged Their Government Ties For Profit $LMT US President Donald Trump slammed fired FBI director James Comey in a Monday Tweet, returning to his claim that the probe by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 Election is a “witch hunt.” “Mueller is Comey’s best friend,” President […]

President Trump Announces the United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

President Trump Announces the United States-Mexico Trade Agreement

President Trump Announces the United States-Mexico Trade Agreement The Trump Administration and Mexico have reached a preliminary accord to end the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and replace it with a deal that the administration says is more favorable to the United States. US President Donald Trump, in announcing the tentative agreement Monday at […]

Refugees Murder German Man Sparking Outrage

Police called in reinforcements as hundreds of protesters, including far-right activists, hit the streets in the German city of Chemnitz after the death of a native in a brawl. Two suspects, a Syrian and an Iraqi, were detained. The right-wing “Kaotic Chemnitz” (Chaotic Chemnitz) football fan group is said to have called for the Sunday […]

Facebook Plays Politics in Myanmar

Facebook Plays Politics in Myanmar

Facebook Plays Politics in Myanmar Facebook banned Myanmar’s army chief and other top military brass on Monday after a biased UN investigation recommended they face prosecution for genocide for a crackdown on Rohingya Muslims that was really Myanmar defending themselves against terrorist attacks. The site is the prime source of news and information for many […]

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy

France’s Socialist Experiment Has Collapsed Its Economy “This is going to be a real bloodbath for the state and the public services,” French President Emmanuel Macron’s government must tackle social spending in the next wave of its reforms even though France will face a weaker growth outlook in next year. Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said […]

Australian Banks Prey on Average Australians

Australian Banks Prey on Average Australians

Australian Banks Prey on Average Australians The big 4 banks in Australia have operated in an environment of complete protection with competition regulated out of the market, the result has been a disaster for Australians. Australia must deregulate to allow greater competition and give Australians access to better banking, the idea that these 4 banks […]

Syria and Iran Strengthen Ties

Syria and Iran Strengthen Ties

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday underscored the importance of placing long-term cooperation plans between Iran and Syria in the face of the challenges, according to the state news agency SANA. Assad made the remarks during his meeting with the visiting Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami, who arrived in Syria on Sunday to hold meetings […]

US and Mexico’s Trade Negotiators Just “hours” Away From a Deal

US and Mexico’s Trade Negotiators Just “hours” Away From a Deal

US and Mexico’s Trade Negotiators Just “hours” Away From a Deal US and Mexican trade negotiators are “hours” away from squaring away bi-lateral differences on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) a Top Mexican official said Sunday. Canada on hold for a bit. Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo told reporters that work with Canada, […]

President Trump on the Economy, “you haven’t seen anything yet!”

President Trump on the Economy, “you haven’t seen anything yet!”

President Trump on the Economy, “you haven’t seen anything yet!” President Trump has earned good marks in  his handling of the economy. US President Donald Trump cheered the economic growth that has occurred during his Presidency, tweeting early Friday that he’s just getting started. “Target (NYSE:TGT)CEO raves about the Economy. ‘This is the best consumer […]

President Trump Wants ‘Rapid’ Resolution of Trade Issues With EU

President Trump Wants ‘Rapid’ Resolution of Trade Issues With EU

President Trump Wants ‘Rapid’ Resolution of Trade Issues With EU Washington is pressing the European Union to move more quickly on trade negotiations launched after last month’s meeting between President Donald Trump and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Emily Haber, Germany’s Ambassador to the United States, told reporters that a working group formed after the […]

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update

Medical Marijuana Update Oklahoma continues to struggle with its new medical marijuana program, Utah foes try a novel strategy to block a medical marijuana initiative, and more. Louisiana Louisiana Regulators Weight Raising Limit on Number of Patients Doctors Can Treat. The state Board of Medical Examiners is set to boost the number of medical marijuana […]

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate

Dems Facing an ‘Almost Impossible Map’ to Retake Senate Political analyst dubs it an almost impossible map, many others are even less optimistic. But despite the Democrats’ long odds to retake the US Senate in November’s congressional elections, party strategists meeting in Chicago this week say the escalating legal troubles of President Donald Trump’s former […]

Scott Morrison Set to Fail Australia

Scott Morrison Set to Fail Australia

Scott Morrison Set to Fail Australia Scott Morrison is a disaster for Australia, he will immediately fail the nation with his pro-multiculturalism stance. According to his own website Australia is one of the most successful multicultural societies in the world. Cultural diversity is one of our greatest assets – sparking innovation, creativity and vitality. It […]

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November

American’s Taxes Should the Dems Take the Congress This November Republicans will make the historic Trump tax overhaul that slashed taxes 1 of their Key campaign selling points ahead of November elections. Democrats on the other hand are talking about how they want to undo it. In their bid to retake control of Congress, many […]

‘Little Jeff’ Sessions Will Align or Be Sacked by President Trump

‘Little Jeff’ Sessions Will Align or Be Sacked by President Trump

‘Little Jeff’ Sessions Will Align or Be Sacked by President Trump Thursday, 2 Key Republican Senators signaled to President Donald Trump that he could replace Attorney General Jeff Sessions after the midterm elections in November, a move that would open the way for firing Robert Mueller or constraining his probe into Russian meddling in the […]

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis

This Bull Market Was Born in the Depths of Financial Crisis $SPY This Wall Street Bull market was born at the depths of a financial crisis, and it has just became the longest ever recorded. Low valuations, little competition and EP/S growth that looked spectacular, but inline with historical trends, these were the forces that […]

 US Investors are Ignoring Political Drama, the ‘Economy’s Everything

 US Investors are Ignoring Political Drama, the ‘Economy’s Everything

 US Investors are Ignoring Political Drama, the ‘Economy’s Everything $SPY National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said stock-market investors are apparently ignoring any White House political turbulence because the robust economy is proof President Donald Trump’s strategy is working. The Bull market on Wall Street set history this week when it eclipsed the S&P 500’s […]

Peter Dutton Mounting a 2nd Challenge to Australia’s Prime Minister

Peter Dutton Mounting a 2nd Challenge to Australia’s Prime Minister

Peter Dutton Mounting a 2nd Challenge to Australia’s Prime Minister Wednesday, Peter Dutton said he is planning a 2nd challenge against Australia’s prime minister after just losing a leadership ballot. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called on his government to unite behind him after lawmakers in the ruling conservative Liberal Party chose to keep him as […]

Protecting Endangered Animal Species Cost US Taxpayers 100’s of Billions

Protecting Endangered Animal Species Cost US Taxpayers 100’s of Billions

Protecting Endangered Animal Species Cost US Taxpayers 100’s of Billions President Trump is moving to reform the ESA’s management of endangered species Democrats are slammed the President’s attempts to correct this over regulation. Factoring in the taxpayer cost of blocking dams, roads, pipelines Protecting endangered species likely costs the economy hundreds of billions of dollars […]

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’

President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh Sees Roe v. Wade as ‘Settled Law’ Tuesday, Supreme Court nominee Appellant  Judge Brett Kavanaugh, 53 anni, said he sees Roe v. Wade as settled law, according to Senator Susan Collins (R-Maine) In a 2-hour meeting, Judge Kavanaugh told Senator Collins that he agrees with Chief Justice John […]

Manafort Trial Update: Mistrial on 10 Counts, Guilty on 8 Counts

Manafort Trial Update: Mistrial on 10 Counts, Guilty on 8 Counts

Manafort Trial Update: Mistrial on 10 Counts, Guilty on 8 Counts Tuesday, President Donald Trump called former campaign Chairman Paul Manafort a “good man” and again hammered Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia probe as a “witch hunt” less than an hour after Mr. Manafort was found guilty of bank and tax fraud. “I must tell you […]

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land 

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land 

South African Government Moving to Seize White Farmers Land Socialist President Cyril Ramaphosa, with a high net worth of $550,000, to see “the return of the land to the people from whom it was taken … to heal the divisions of the past.” South African government has started the controversial process of seizing farms owned […]

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