March 24, 2017

Economic Illiteracy: Sanders’ Reaction to Trump Carrier Deal as Backwards as You Might Expect – VIDEO

As Donald Trump and Mike Pence took their much-publicized victory lap at an Indiana manufacturing plant yesterday, Bernie Sanders — a supposed champion of working people — blasted the deal struck between the newly-elected Republican presidential ticket and Carrier to keep approximately 1,000 blue collar jobs in America. I’ll circle back to the substance behind Thursday’s splashy, celebratory announcement […]

Trump’s Treasury Secretary Nominee Wants to Sell Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

In an interview on FOX Business Network’s Mornings With Maria on Wednesday, Donald Trump’s nominee for treasury secretary, Steve Mnuchin, said one of Trump’s “top 10” priorities was to sell government-sponsored mortgage giants Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA) and Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC). Referred to colloquially as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac respectively, […]

America’s Economy Before Obama Versus After Obama

At a press conference in Greece one week after the American voters rejected his legacy at the polls by picking Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton, President Obama defended his record, saying that people think he “did a pretty good job” as president. “The president said the U.S. ‘is indisputably better off’ because of him, and […]

Liberals Are In ‘Complete Meltdown’ Over Trump’s EPA Pick

The climate change industry is multi-billion dollar industry with millionaire and billionaire investors whose entire investment scheme depends on the ability to reduce the world’s dependence on fossil fuels and transition nations’ economies to what is called “clean energy.” In the U.S., the climate change industry’s primary weapon used against the public has been wide-spread […]

The Twilight of the United States: GLOBALISM AND THE NEW WORLD ORDER EIGHT YEARS LATER

Eight years after writing The Twilight of the United States: Globalism and the New World Order, the strategic and economic situation continues to deteriorate.  Despite the promises made by President Obama to revise our commitment to free trade globalism, crack down on crony capitalism, and reduce the deficit, America’s power has declined precipitously. In reality, Obama’s […]

Globalist War on Cash Accelerates

As part of the globalist establishment’s ongoing push to create a totalitarian “cashless society” where every transaction can be tracked and controlled, Indian authorities last week suddenly demonetized the two largest denomination bills in circulation. In Sweden, where government already tracks and monitors almost everything, central bankers are plotting the creation of a “digital currency” […]

3 Economic Facts That Counter Obama’s Recovery Narrative

President Barack Obama needs a reality check. Earlier this month in Indiana, he accused his critics of ignoring the “facts” and purporting “myths” about his economic record. But if Republicans are truly ignoring the facts, Obama should consider it a blessing. A quick look at the facts will show that Obama’s economic performance has been […]

Trade With The Enemies Of America – Part 6 of the series

The Manifesto of Constitutional American Nationalism –Part 6 Big Business and its Lobbyists Support Trade with the Enemies of America Even during the Cold War and the period thereafter, the United States pumped massive quantities of technologies, vital capital, and consumer goods to various adversaries and outright enemies. Devoid of patriotism, multinational corporations and large […]

How the TTIP Threatens U.S. Sovereignty, Self-government

Alex Newman reports on yet another “free trade” deal with the United States, but this time instead of the Pacific Rim, it involves the EU. This deal, the Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (TTIP) is a trade deal that is most likely comparable to the entanglements and regulations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). However, we […]

Obama’s Economy Fourth Worst In US History

The GDP, or Gross Domestic Product, what the country produces as a whole, only grew at 0.5 percent during the first quarter of 2016. Wall Street Journal’s Jeffrey Sparshot pointed to the cause as a “sharp pullback in business investment and weak global demand dragged down an already-lackluster U.S. economy in the opening months of […]

Sears Makes Shocking Announcement… Welcome to Obama’s America

It was the latest sign of America’s economic decline under President Barack Obama: Retail giant Sears announced that it was shuttering 78 stores across the country. According to CNN, that number includes 10 Sears stores and 68 Kmart stores, which are owned by the Sears brand. Hundreds of stores have been closed in the past […]

How Could the Trans-Pacific Partnership Affect You or Your Business?

On February 4, 2016, President Obama signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement on behalf of the United States. The TPP agreement has been in negotiation behind closed doors since 2010 between the United States and 11 other countries around the Pacific Rim: Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam. The […]

How Obama’s Policy is Stifling Economic Liberalization in Cuba

In April 2014, we argued: “Based on the lessons of history, those who still believe ‘self-employment’ licenses are ‘a step in the right direction’ toward capitalism, actually have all the more reason to support U.S. sanctions.” To understand why: First and foremost, from an economic perspective, the very concept of trade and investment in Cuba […]

BREAKING: Massive U.S Company Goes Belly Up… Welcome To Obama’s America

Just another sign of President Barack Obama’s America: On Wednesday, the world’s largest privately-owned coal company filed for bankruptcy. Peabody Energy Co., headquartered in St. Louis, blamed part of its decision to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on the regulatory climate brought in by the Obama administration. According to The Hill, it’s also the fourth […]

Soros: European Union in mortal danger

Billionaire financier George Soros has warned that the European Union is in mortal danger of collapse if it doesn’t agree a massive cash injection to fix the refugee crisis. In an essay written for the New York Review of Books, Soros also claimed that a humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in Greece. “The asylum seekers are […]

TTIP “Trade” Regime Would Let EU Meddle in U.S. Policy

In addition to imposing an expanded transnational regulatory and judicial regime that would further erode U.S. national sovereignty and self-government, the controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) would give Big Business cronies even more power over U.S. and European Union policy. If approved, it would also allow the European Union to meddle in U.S. […]

Republicans Fuming After Obama Breaks Oil Promise

Republicans are fuming after President Obama reversed his position on offshore oil and gas exploration and will now refuse to allow the sale of leases to energy companies to work off the Atlantic coast from Florida to Virginia. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, is a member of the House Natural Resources Committee. He told WND and […]

Canada Claims It Will Back Out of TPP to Protect Its Sovereignty

The Obama administration isn’t happy with Canada’s reluctance to sacrifice its poultry market on the altar of membership in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). On July 16, the Globe and Mail reported: American officials including chief U.S. negotiator Michael Froman have repeatedly publicly prodded Canada to produce a “meaningful offer” and disclose to the U.S. what […]

Don’t Give a Damn About The TPP? You’re Going To Wish It Gave A Damn About You

Try this at home. Dress up corporate. Stand on a corner with a clipboard. Hover a drone with a video camera nearby. Ask passersby: 1. Who’s in the Super Bowl? 2. Who should be president next year? 3. What was just signed in New Zealand that, if ratified, will let corporations overturn U.S. laws, speed […]

Bank CEO Reveals How Obama Administration Shook Him Down

The former CEO of Ally Financial Inc. says the Obama administration abused its power by holding the bank’s business hostage in order to coerce a record settlement of “trumped-up” racism charges and push profit-killing new regulations on the entire auto-lending industry. The huge $100 million deal has spooked several other major lenders into resolving similar […]

TPP Imposes EU-Style “Commission” on America

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will impose a European Union-style “commission” on the region with broad powers over the 12 nations ensnared in the “free trade” regime, including the United States, the text of the treaty explains. And the Obama administration-backed agreement is bad news for a number of other reasons, too, threatening U.S. sovereignty, the […]

The End Of Economic Liberty: “A War On Cash Won’t End Well”

These are strange monetary times, with negative interest rates and central bankers deemed to be masters of the universe. So maybe we shouldn’t be surprised that politicians and central bankers are now waging a war on cash. That’s right, policy makers in Europe and the U.S. want to make it harder for the hoi polloi […]

Beware of “Free Trade”

During the national elections of 2010, a revolution of sorts occurred in the American political landscape. A whole host of citizen candidates entered the race as individuals with conservative and even America First predispositions. They rode a wave of discontent with the increasing centralization of government, runaway spending, and a foreign policy that simultaneously coddled […]

WHY BERNIE SANDERS HAS TO RAISE TAXES ON THE MIDDLE CLASS

Willie Sutton was one of the most infamous bank robbers in American history. Over three decades, the dashing criminal robbed a hundred banks, escaped three prisons, and made off with millions. Today, he is best known for Sutton’s Law: Asked by a reporter why he robbed banks, Sutton allegedly quipped, “Because that’s where the money […]

IMF AND WORLD BANK MOVE TO FORESTALL OIL-LED DEFAULTS

Officials from the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are heading to Azerbaijan to discuss a possible $4bn emergency loan package in what risks becoming the first of a series of bailouts stemming from the tumbling oil price. The Baku visit, which follows a currency crisis triggered by the collapse in crude, comes amid […]

Newsflash From The December ‘Jobs’ Report—–The US Economy Is Dead In The Water

Here’s a newsflash that CNBC didn’t mention. According to the BLS, the US economy generated a miniscule 11,000 jobs in the month of December. Yet notwithstanding the fact that almost nobody works outdoors any more, the BLS fiction writers added 281,000 to their headline number to cover the “seasonal adjustment.” This is done on the apparent truism that December is generally colder […]

626 Democrat Politicians Just Rose Up Against Obama And Sent Him A Demand He Didn’t Want To See

Over 600 Democrat politicians from 32 states have joined together to oppose the centerpiece of Pres. Obama’s climate change agenda, the Clean Power Plan. “As Democrats committed to a prosperous America and a healthy environment, we believe the United States has a unique opportunity to lead the world in addressing the global climate challenge, and […]

Jeff Sessions: Kill The ‘Anti-Democratic’ Trans-Pacific Partnership In The Crib, Repeal Fast-Track Authority Now

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL)82%, the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest, is calling for the immediate destruction of the 5,554-page Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trans-global trade deal introduced on Thursday. “The text of the Trans-Pacific Partnership runs 5,554 pages,” Sessions said in a statement provided to Breitbart News. This […]

Unemployment Rate Reported at 5 Percent — but Here’s the Other Key Number Left Out of Many Reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. hiring roared back in October after two weak months, with employers adding a robust 271,000 jobs, the most since December. The unemployment rate dipped to a fresh seven-year low of 5 percent. The burst of hiring across a range of industries came as companies shrugged off slower overseas growth and a […]

In 2015, 45 Percent Of Americans Will Pay No Federal Income Taxes

The number of individuals and married couples paying no federal income tax has risen to 45.3 percent — up five percentage points from the Tax Policy Center’s original estimate two years ago. The TPC forecasted in 2013 that the number of households not paying federal taxes would fall to 40.4 percent, crediting an improving economy […]

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