Category: Corruption

The Industrial Revolution in Reverse

Cecil Rhodes once fantasized about the “ultimate recovery of the United States of America” by the British Empire. Rhodes—an influential British businessman and South African politician—was a staunch supporter of British imperialism. The famous Rhodes scholarship is named after him....

When they say ‘hoarding’ instead of ‘saving’ you know you’re in trouble

When they say ‘hoarding’ instead of ‘saving’ you know you’re in trouble

by Tim Price As Mark Twain is purported to have once said, “Predictions are hard, especially about the future.” And with this principle in mind, libertarian Harry Browne advocated a four-factor portfolio to protect investors “no matter what the future...

The One Trillion Dollar Consumer Auto Loan Bubble Is Beginning To Burst

The One Trillion Dollar Consumer Auto Loan Bubble Is Beginning To Burst

Do you remember the subprime mortgage meltdown from the last financial crisis?  Well, this time around we are facing a subprime auto loan meltdown.  In recent years, auto lenders have become more and more aggressive, and they have been increasingly...

An Outrage! But for Whose Benefit?

by California Lawyer For-profit ITT Technical Institute shuts down, leaving 40,000 students in limbo, and adding 8,000 to the unemployment rolls.  Oops, this was not the narrative that was supposed to happen. This just in from zerohedge: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-09-06/40000-students-limbo-8000-employees-fired-itt-suddenly-shuts-down ITT Technical...

Economic forecasts have nothing to do with Market Direction

Economic forecasts have nothing to do with Market Direction

By Sol Palha Wise men are instructed in reason men of less understanding by experience; the most unknowing learn by necessity. Wise men do in the beginning what fools in the end. Anonymous Trying to gauge where the economy is headed is almost always...