A Palestinian boy living on Israel’s West Bank rolled a rubber truck tire toward an already burning fire. Wearing a mud-smeared T-shirt and a determined expression, he dumped the tire and ran for another. “There’s my column,” I said to my wife, Stephanie, pointing to the TV screen as we … Read more...Read More
October 30, 2023 Dror Eydar, the former Israeli ambassador to Italy from 2019 to 2022, made an appearance on Stasera Italia on Wednesday and said that Israelis are not interested in “rational Palestinian talks” and […]Read More
November 1, 2023 #BREAKING Jordan says it recalled its ambassador from Israel, refused to let Israeli envoy return to Amman ‘in condemnation of war on Gaza’ pic.twitter.com/veAXjYzpTl — Anadolu English (@anadoluagency) November 1, 2023
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For years, John J. Mearsheimer, that seemingly ageless, if somewhat chilly presence at the University of Chicago, has been a thorn of irritation to certain establishment ideas. With his pugnacious sense of realist politics, he has little time for the sentimentality that accompanies what he calls the “liberal delusions” … Read more...Read More
A few weeks ago a close acquaintance of mine wrote an impassioned letter intended for publication in a South Carolina newspaper. Unfortunately, but not unexpectedly, his letter was not printed by any media source in the state….Not because it was crude or appeared to incite violence; not because he employed … Read more...Read More
International Man: With nearly $10 trillion in assets under management (AUM), BlackRock is the world’s largest asset manager.
The company exploded in size after the 2008 financial crisis, and that’s no coincidence.
Central banks around the world have printed scores of trillions since then. A significant portion of that freshly … Read more...Read More
Watch Live: Fed Chair Powell Tries Not To Break Anything
No change in policy rates… as expected; and a barely-changed statement, mean all eyes will be on Fed Chair Powell for the nuance leaning hawkish or dovish.
With money markets and many Fed officials believing that the Fed
The Party’s Over: Atlanta Fed Slashes Q4 GDP Estimate From 2.3% To 1.2%
Remember when we mocked the BEA’s recent report that Q3 GDP had hit a scorching 4.9% (well above estimates) on the back of such laughably “growth” factors as surging inventories and government consumption…
… and said prepare
Joe Biden Snagged Another $40K In ‘Laundered’ Chinese Money From Brother’s CEFC Payment: Comer
Remember when Democrats insisted that Trump was compromised by Russia because of some alleged loan he had in the early 90’s according to ‘several sources with knowledge’ (who never materialized)?
The same Democrats – and the
Why Target Date Funds Fail Investors: A $3 Trillion Delusion
Morningstar estimates that as of 2022, there is nearly $3 trillion invested in target date mutual funds. Per Morningstar: Target date strategies remain the investment vehicle of choice for retirement savers.