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An Idea-Starved Democratic Party Tries to Recycle Joe Biden, Forgets that Biden allegedly likes to skinny dip in front of female Secret Service Agents

By Against Crony Capitalism November 14, 2017   An Idea-Starved Democratic Party Tries to Recycle Joe Biden, Forgets that Biden allegedly likes to skinny dip in front of female Secret Service Agents     If the Democrats really want to double down on the corporatist/crony capitalist party thing they should go the Biden route. Then there’s […]

An Idea-Starved Democratic Party Tries to Recycle Joe Biden, Forgets that Biden allegedly likes to skinny dip in front of female Secret Service Agents

Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party

Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics November 7, 2017   Hillary What Happened – She Rigged the Democratic Party     Donna Brazile’s new memoir, Hacks, has exposed Hillary Clinton for what she really is – a corrupt manipulative politician. Bracile is the former Democratic party leader.  Behind the curtain, she is known as a foul-mouth boldface liar.  […]


On Being Sincerely Wrong

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com November 6, 2017   On Being Sincerely Wrong     I think it’s safe to say that nothing like the ugly verbal tirades aimed at President Trump by Senators Jeff Flake and Bob Corker has ever happened before in a major political party.  Can you imagine a couple of rogue Democrats trying […]

On Being Sincerely Wrong

Madison's Definition of Democracy Is Now Irrelevant

Madison’s Definition of Democracy Is Now Irrelevant

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute November 5, 2017   Madison’s Definition of Democracy Is Now Irrelevant   The claim that the United States political system is “a republic, not a democracy” is often heard in libertarian and conservative circles, and is typically invoked whenever the term “democracy” is used in any favorable context. This claim […]


Dangerous Ignorance – Millennials: Communism sounds pretty chill

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism November 2, 2017   Dangerous Ignorance – Millennials: Communism sounds pretty chill     It’s understandable that some feel this way. The “Millennials” have been given more without earning it than any generation in the history of this country. These are the kids of the youngest Baby Boomers, who were […]

Dangerous Ignorance – Millennials: Communism sounds pretty chill

Boom: The Clintons, US Uranium, Putin, And The FBI

Boom: The Clintons, US Uranium, Putin, And The FBI

By Jon Rappoport Activist Post October 24, 2017   Boom: The Clintons, US Uranium, Putin, And The FBI     In 2016, long before the current news story broke about the FBI concealing a multi-year investigation into Russian bribery, the Clintons, US uranium, and Russia, I wrote about the scandal and spelled it out in simple […]


Trump and Corker’s Feud Erupts Again, This Time Over Taxes

By Against Crony Capitalism October 24, 2017   Trump and Corker’s Feud Erupts Again, This Time Over Taxes     Corker just keeps whining. Corker is retiring largely because Trump won’t endorse the big government Republican for re-election. Without Trump’s OK Corker’s career ended. Now Corker’s pulling the “I’m a statesman” bit. He’s hurt and he […]

Trump and Corker Feud Erupts Again, This Time Over Taxes

Trump to Release Secret Files on JFK?

Trump to Release Secret Files on JFK?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics October 23, 2017   Trump to Release Secret Files on JFK?     I have often been called the Forest Gump of finance. I have tended to meet so many people surrounding so many events it is often funny. I actually met President John F. Kennedy and shook his hand as […]


The Pelosi/Obama Party Purges Bernie People from the DNC

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 21, 2017   The Pelosi/Obama Party Purges Bernie People from the DNC     A Revolution Betrayed and all that.  Pelosi/Obama/Clinton and Company don’t want any trouble makers in their midst, and certainly no one who might expose more of the inner workings of the organization that rigged the […]

The Pelosi/Obama Party Purges Bernie People from the DNC

Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift

Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift

By M K Bhadrakumar Indian Punchline October 14, 2017   Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift     The remark Wednesday by the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Presidential envoy for the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov offering Moscow’s mediation for a rapprochement between Riyadh and Tehran comes within the week of the Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz’s talks with […]


Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 9, 2017   Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes     Look, there is no doubt that Trump can be and often is an ass. Obama was wimpy and conniving. Bush seemed bewildered too often. Clinton was a used car salesman. Bush Sr. was an establishmentarian […]

Corker Uncorked: But the whine tastes like sour grapes

HHS Sec. Tom Price is out at the White House, as he should be

By Against Crony Capitalism September 29, 2017   HHS Sec. Tom Price is out at the White House, as he should be     Another Friday afternoon, another White House axing. If you’re on the taxpayer dime remember that. Travel accordingly. Treat the taxpayers with respect. (From CNBC)   Tom Price, secretary of the U.S. Health […]

HHS Sec. Tom Price is out at the White House, as he should be

Now that Roy Moore Won, Is his "Lawlessness" a Problem?

Now that Roy Moore Won, Is his “Lawlessness” a Problem?

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute September 28, 2017   Now that Roy Moore Won, Is his “Lawlessness” a Problem?   Roy Moore has won the run-off in the Republican primary for the US Senate. This virtually guarantees that Moore will be the next US Senator from Alabama, replacing Jeff Sessions, who is now US Attorney General. […]


Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics September 27, 2017   Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?     The German election was on par with the global trend that is rising up against the establishment as we have known it. Angela Merkel has been accused of weakening her respective coalition partner. The election result of the Bundestag […]

Has Merkel Been Undermined in Germany?