At Counterpunch, Michael Hudson has penned an important article that outlines the important connections between US foreign policy, oil, and the US dollar.
There are reasons to think that the gold price will rise faster than expected.
In November 2019, Germans celebrated the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany 30 years earlier.
Given Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar has over the past two years captured the majority of the oil and gas rich country's energy producing regions, he's now playing his biggest card yet to leverage international peace talks in his favor amid a final
According to a statement published by the Naval Air Station Jacksonville, the US Navy is preparing to conduct live bombing raids with fighter jets at a training facility in the middle of Florida this weekend.
Mitt's adviser deep in the CIA, part of the Intelligence Community that has "six ways from Sunday" in foiling a mere president who might oppose it, according to Chuck Schumer.
The rich are getting richer, and everyone else is getting poorer.
The undeniable truth Tested, Documented, Replicated, Scrutinized and Notarized by 40 Scientists at NASA, Yale, ASU, MIT and Organizations all over the world EXCEPT the US Patent Office? WOW! No Conspiracy here everybody, nothing to see here, everybod
As various pro-gun rights groups prepare to gather at Virginia's state capitol in Richmond on Monday in what's expected to be one of the largest pro-gun rallies in recent memory, Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam has declared a state of emergency, --
How's this for some New Years optimism?
Buy the dip has been an American tradition since 1987. The first truly modern global financial crisis unfolded in the autumn of that year.
An extremely dangerous and rare incident played out in northeast Syria between the conflict's two most powerful rival forces on Saturday when opposing American and Russian military convoys encountered each other on a highway.
New ad campaign by people who were there will target swing states with high military service rates.
In 1987, Mikhail Gorbachev admitted that his "glasnost" and "perestroika" reflected the influence of the Prague Spring.
Brady, who will turn 43 in August, is set to hit free agency for the first time in his Hall of Fame career
After a week which tragically witnessed a sudden uptick in refugee and migrant incidents and drowning deaths in the Mediterranean, a dramatic video has been published online showing the Turkish Coast Guard resorting to extreme measures while intercep
The global economy is heading towards a "liquidity trap" that could undermine central banks' efforts to avoid a future recession according to Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England.
Democrats in FULL Panic Mode Over Trump's Rising Support From Black Voters. Donald Trump and the GOP have launched a consistent effort to court Black voters in the upcoming 2020 election.
With a presidential election, the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo and yes, Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday celebration, 2020 promises to be a humdinger of a year.
China's birthrate fell in 2019 to 10.48 which is a 70 year low. This is between the US at 12 and Japan at 8. This means that China's 1.4 billion people had 14.65 million births.
The Treasury Department is issuing a 20-year bond for the first time in 34 years to help pay for the ballooning $1 trillion dollar budget deficit.
Government is like a bad marriage you can't get out of. An arranged bad marriage you didn't even once upon a time think was a good idea that turned bad over time. You were forced into it – and you can't leave it.
"Charlottesville 2.0" – in order to ignite a civil war and mass chaos
In late November, a judge for the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California directed the Federal Bureau of Investigation to expunge certain records relating to Eric Garris, an editor of the website Antiwar.com, which describes itsel
As the market is levitated by central bank liquidity to record high after record high despite stagnant fundamentals, one asset manager is quantifying the mass hypnosis and warns investors are in "grave danger."
Juggernaut: (n) massive inexorable force, campaign, movement, or object that crushes whatever is in its path
Desperate Puerto Ricans break into warehouse full of Hurricane Maria disaster supplies from 2017 after discovering it during earthquake damage checks as emergency director is fired
Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein authorized the release to the media of text messages between 'FBI lovebirds' Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, many of which revealed deep animus towards then-candidate Donald Trump while they were investigatin
False Flag? Fmr CIA Officer Suggests US Hacked Ukrainian Plane Transponder To Provoke Iran Shootdown
On Friday, Minneapolis Fed president Neel Kashkari, who just two months earlier made a stunning proposal when he said that it was time for the Fed to pick up where the USSR left off and start redistributing wealth (at least Kashkari chose the proper
Coming decade could see the US take on Russia, China and Iran over the New Silk Road connection
It came as the biggest shock of the day on Wednesday. The Russian government resigned. The day before President Vladimir Putin gave his State of the Nation address and outlined a slate of constitutional changes.
Clinton Cash author Peter Schweizer is out with a new book, "Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America's Progressive Elite," in which he reveals that five members of the Biden family, including Hunter, got rich using former Vice President J
'Toy Story 4' and 'Apollo 11' received trophies for best animated feature and best documentary.
Does a liquidity driven momentum market that seemingly does not care about valuations, risk, open gaps and technical extensions face any resistance at all? Are there technical limits for a market that goes up every day, every week and every month?
So titanically self-unaware is the Democratic Resistance that it failed to grok it was actually signing the party's death warrant Wednesday, complete with official Nancy Pelosi commemorative black-and-gold signature pens.
As seven University of Puerto Rico students prepare to face trial in February for participating in a nonviolent protest more than two years ago, documents released to their defense attorneys reveal that Facebook granted the island's Justice Departm
Ciudad Hidalgo (Mexico) (AFP) - Mexican troops urged some 1,500 Central American migrants to maintain "order and respect" on Saturday after the group attempted to force entry into the country from Guatemala in the hopes of trekking onward to the Unit
Amazon has transformed online shopping by making the delivery process fast, cheap and relatively painless for consumers.
In last week's missive, I discussed a couple of charts which suggested the markets are pushing limits which have previously resulted in fairly brutal reversions.
Whether or not the 2010s were a "lost decade," one thing is clear: many countries fell short of their potential, possibly squandering their last best shot of registering strong GDP growth. In the decade ahead, demographic realities will catch up to C
Approximately half of the luxury-condo units that have come onto the market in the past five years are still unsold.
The U.S. Space Force (USSF) late Friday unveiled camouflage uniforms bearing the branch's first nametapes for its members.
The first thing to understand is that it is not a trade deal. It is Trump backing off his tariffs when he discovered that the tarrifs fall on US goods and American consumers, not on China.
Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) alliance commits all members to participate in the defense of any single member that is attacked. An attack on one is an attack on all.
Global Venture capital for 2018 and 2019 has been about $200-250 billion. US Venture capital reached $130 billion. This surpassed the level in 2000 when it was $100 billion.
No, this isn't fake news...