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Category Archives: New York State

China Is Testing Weapons That Can Reach The US In 14 Minutes

A secretive hypersonic wind tunnel, nicknamed 'Hyper Dragon', is helping the experts 'reveal many facts that Americans have not found out', one Chinese researcher said in a propaganda documentary… South China Morning Post's Stephen Chen reports that China is building the world’s fastest wind tunnel to simulate hypersonic flight at speeds of up to 12 […]

Nobody’s Buying Hamptons Mega-Mansions Because ‘Small Is The New Big’

Any realtor worth their salt will tell you, when it comes to the home-buying habits of wealthy hedgies and bankers, gaudy McMansions and sprawling estates are so last season. Or, as they say in Greenwich: “Small is the new big." Owners of large homes in tony Hamptons neighborhoods hoping to cash in on a frothy […]

Hillary Goes To College: Clinton In Talks To Accept Columbia Professorship

Like the old joke goes: Those who can’t, teach. And after losing an election to the most controversial and unpopular candidate in American history, Hillary Clinton is going back to school. The New York Post is reporting, citing sources close to the Clinton camp, that the former Secretary of State is in talks to accept […]

Democracy Vs. Liberty: Trump Fails To Understand The Founders, As Have All Presidents Since Wilson

Authored by Steve H. Hanke of the Johns Hopkins University. Follow him on Twitter @Steve_Hanke. In the aftermath of World War I, President Woodrow Wilson set out to make the world safe for democracy. Since then, U.S. Presidents have marched to the drumbeat of Wilsonian idealism. Indeed, most U.S. foreign policy is carried out under […]

Government By Goldman

Authored by Gary Rivlin and Michael Hudson via The Intercept, in partnership with The Investigative Fund, Steve Bannon was in the room the day Donald Trump first fell for Gary Cohn. So were Reince Priebus, Jared Kushner, and Trump’s pick for secretary of Treasury, Steve Mnuchin. It was the end of November, three weeks after Trump’s […]

NYC Mayor de Blasio Readies “Millionaires Tax” To Fix Subway

The New York City's transportation system is in trouble. Delays have skyrocketed on the century-old subway system, and several recent accidents have raised safety concerns. Joseph J. Lhota, chairman of The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, has called upon the mayor to provide more money to fix the system, recently outlining a roughly $800 million emergency rescue […]

Government “Flabbergasted” After Elon Musk’s Most Bizarre Claim Yet

Elon Musk set the interwebs ablaze this morning when he tweeted out that he somehow got every major city on the eastern seaboard to “verbally approve” a “NY-Phil-Balt-DC Hyperloop” to be built by his Boring Company. “Just received verbal govt approval for The Boring Company to build an underground NY-Phil-Balt-DC Hyperloop. NY-DC in 29 mins.” […]

The Treasonous Secession Of Climate Confederacy States

Authored by Daniel Greenfield via FrontPageMag.com, After President Trump rejected the Paris Climate treaty, which had never been ratified by the Senate, the European Union announced that it would work with a climate confederacy of secessionist US states. Scotland and Norway’s environmental ministers have mentioned a focus on individual American states. And the secessionist governments […]

Frontrunning: June 2

Strong U.S. job growth expected in May; wage rise seen moderate (Reuters) Trump’s Paris Exit Leaves Him Isolated From C-Suites to Capitals (BBG) Critics lament Trump climate move, supporters seek new deal (Reuters) Musk, Iger to quit Trump advisory councils after Paris accord decision (Reuters) Yuan Forecasters Getting It Wrong as China Jolts Markets (BBG) […]

Bharara Joins The Trump “Resistance”: Asks If Any Public Servants Will Dare Say No To The President

It appears the so-called 'resistance' is coalescing around a number of fired-by-Trump formerly powerful Obama administration officials desperate to maintain the tyrannical Trump narrative. The latest is infamous non-prosecutor of Wall Street's worst Preet Bharara who questions: Are there still public servants who are prepared to say no to the president?   The U.S. attorney […]