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India Stands Up To Washington https://www.rt.com/news/433013-s-400-india-us-law-sanctions/ The post India Stands Up To Washington appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
Authored by Tsvetana Paraskova via Oilprice.com, Russia is getting ready to invest US$50 billion in Iran’s oil and gas industry as the two countries continue to seek closer ties, just as the United States is looking to cut as much Iranian crude oil exports from the market as possible. “Russia is ready to invest $50bn in Iran’s […]
Has the Israel Lobby Killed Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Conscience in the West? https://ahtribune.com/world/europe/uk/2359-holocaust-industry.html The post Has the Israel Lobby Killed Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Conscience in the West? appeared first on PaulCraigRoberts.org.
While US equity markets (well a few mega-cap tech stocks anyway) have remained resilient in the context of rising protectionist fears, the world’s largest shipping company is seeing its stock eviscerated as investor anxiety over trade wars finds an outlet that makes rational sense. A.P. Moeller-Maersk A/S may struggle to make a profit this year […]
Bill Maher, the host of HBO’s Real Time, has released a new standup special – and, as one might expect, it features more than a few jokes at President Trump’s expense. While the US has had presidents in the past who were “stupid”, the country has never had a leader who is as “aggressively stupid” […]
It has been a tough year for junk bond funds, if not for junk bond spreads, which as we noted recently have shown impressive resilience and have solidly outperformed IG since the start of the year (largely thank to a scarcity in HY supply, and a deluge of IG bond issuance to fund a new […]
The wisdom of the late George Carlin on display once again… “Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that.” – George Carlin h/t The Burning Platform
From Morgan Stanley’s Matthew Hornbach, Global head of interest rates. In our Global Strategy Mid-Year Outlook: The End of Easy, published in mid-May, my research colleagues and I suggested that multiple tailwinds from the last nine years were abating. While the outlook for macro economies remained promising, the outlook for risky assets was less so. […]
Via Greg Hunter’s USAWatchdog.com, Former CIA Officer and whistleblower Kevin Shipp says what Hillary Clinton did with her charity and Uranium One while she was Secretary of State was a crime for the history books. Shipp explains, “Hillary Clinton used this to launder money in foreign banks so it wasn’t subject to U.S. laws, congressional subpoenas […]