On September 14, President Joe Biden appointed former Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, an heir to the Pritzker banking dynasty whose net worth is around $3.3 billion, to be Special Representative for Ukraine’s Economic Recovery. In a statement, Biden said that Ms. Pritzker would “drive the United States’ efforts to help … Read more...Read More
Riley Waggaman Things are getting very digital in Russia. For your reading convenience I have decided to compile important updates about Russia’s “digital transformation” into a single blog post. Thank you for reading and have a relaxing Friday. Putin signs decree on creation of a “digital” domestic passport Last Monday, … Read more...Read More
We’re back now with former President Donald Trump. Sharyl: On the border, millions of people have come in since you left office, illegally. Trump: Yeah. It’s very sad. Sharyl: I did a report in 2018 based on general accountability office and FBI figures that said the illegal immigrant population was … Read more...Read More
Remix | Sept. 19, 2023 Last year, 69 percent of violent robberies and other violent crimes, including sexual assaults, on public transport in the greater Paris region of Île-de-France were perpetrated by foreign nationals, according […]Read More
Operation Keelhaul (1944-1947) involved sending back to the USSR several million Russians and Ukrainians into the clutches of Stalin. Political asylum was refused. British authorities handed them over, knowing full well that they would be […]Read More
Politico | Sept. 25, 2023 Adam Schiff is unapologetically touting his commitment to earmarks for local causes — like homelessness and drug treatment programs — as he seeks the Senate seat long held by Dianne Feinstein. The […]Read More
Trudeau has levied allegations against India – claiming evidence Modi’s government was involved in the assassination of Hardeep Nijjar, a domestic terrorist in India. Is Canada now a sanctuary state? Does it not recognize reciprocity with one of its biggest trade partners – India? Why doesn’t Trudeau simply provide the … Read more...Read More
“Using the #FauciLiedPeopleDied trend is a great way to show your friends you’re a conspiracy theorist.” –Dr Anthony Fauci
So, here’s what you might have learned over the weekend if you ventured into the thickets of alt news: in April and May of 2021, the president (“Joe Biden”), the whole … Read more...Read More
Since late February 2022 Russia’s war with Ukraine has dominated the global headlines, but what may have been the most important incident in that conflict has received only a sliver of coverage in the Western mainstream media.
One year ago tomorrow a series of massive underwater explosions destroyed most of … Read more...Read More
Former President Donald Trump infuriated many anti-abortion voters last week when he refused to commit to national abortion restrictions and seemed to blame them for Republican losses in the 2022 mid-term elections. Trump even criticized the six-week abortion ban signed by Florida Governor (and fellow Republican candidate) Ron DeSantis. So, … Read more...Read More
Futures Slide With Yields Lower As Dollar Hits 9 Month High
US equity futures are weaker, reversing Monday’s modest gains amid a global risk-off tone that has sent European and Asian markets sliding, and which JPM’s market intel team says is “a trend that may continue throughout the week.” As
Citadel’s Ken Griffin Joins Consortium Of Investors In Bid For Telegraph Newspaper
Citadel hedge fund founder Ken Griffin is reported to have joined a group of investors led by Sir Paul Marshall to bid on the UK’s Telegraph Media Group, according to Financial Times.
Marshall, co-founder of London-based hedge
JPM’s Dimon Warns: World Not Ready For Fed’s Stagflationary Response
What does Jamie Dimon know that we don’t?
Having tamped down his prior warnings of economic “hurricanes”, JPMorgan CEO warned, in an interview with the Times of India, that the world faces a worst-case scenario threat of stagflation and is
Will 60/40’s Demise Make Stocks Irresistible?
Authored by Simon White, Bloomberg macro strategist,
Bonds’ diminishing ability to act as a hedge for stocks jeopardizes the concept of the standard 60% equities, 40% bonds approach to portfolio design.
A lack of viable alternatives for bonds may lead to increased stock exposure,
Anthony Gay is severely mentally ill. And like many Americans who suffer from severe mental illness and who commit a crime, he was placed in solitary confinement after his conviction, rather than in a mental hospital where he could have received treatment for his schizophrenia. Isolated in a six-by-ten foot … Read more...Read More