America

Luongo: Epitaph For A Post-Trump America

Authored by Tom Luongo via Gold, Goats, ‘n Guns blog, I’m relieved Donald Trump is no longer President. In fact, I’m downright ecstatic. This is the best I’ve felt in weeks. Trump was four years of faint hope, failed promises and false narratives. Oh, don’t get me wrong he was also entertaining as hell, did…

Without Freedom Of Speech, What Is Going To Happen To America?

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, It is quite ironic that many of those that are always telling us that we need “diversity” in our society are also some of the strongest voices against a “diversity of viewpoints” on social media.  The founders of this nation wanted to make sure that nobody…

Without Freedom Of Speech, What Is Going To Happen To America?

By Michael Snyder It is quite ironic that many of those who are always telling us that we need “diversity” in our society are also some of the strongest voices against a “diversity of viewpoints” on social media.  The founders of this nation wanted to make sure that nobody would ever take the right to…

Is This the End, or Rebirth, of America?

Op-Ed by Laraine Abbey-Katzev We are now witnessing what could be the end of America as we know it. America appears to be falling into… Is This the End, or Rebirth, of America?

The Government’s New “War on Terror” is Coming — This Time It’s Aimed at America

By Matt Agorist After the storming of the Capitol building on Wednesday, mainstream media and establishment voices began throwing around a term that should make us all pay attention — “domestic terrorism.” As the group of MAGA rioters stormed the Capitol to take selfies with cops, steal podiums, and hang from banisters, president-elect Joe Biden…

NY State Assembly Bill A416: COVID Concentration Camps Coming To America?

Authored by Brandon Smith via Al-Market.us, Six months ago amid the panic and the hype surrounding the coronavirus outbreak the New Zealand government made an announcement that went mostly unnoticed by the mainstream media. It was a policy decision that the whole western world should have been up in arms about, but at the time…

Mall Of America Successfully Refinances Its Once-Delinquent $1.4 Billion Mortgage

By Tyler Durden With investment banks backstopped by essentially unlimited liquidity from Central Banks, 2021 could become the year that everybody officially refinances, kicks the can down the road one more time, and offers up their “comeback story”. And if it can happen in the mall industry, it can happen anywhere. The shining beacon of brick and mortar retail…

2021: Welcome To Post-Persuasion America

Authored by Jeff Deist via The Mises Institute, Welcome to 2021 in post-persuasion America!   I first heard this term used by Steve Bannon, architect of the surprising 2016 Trump campaign, in a PBS Frontline documentary titled “America’s Great Divide.” Speaking way back in the pre-Covid days of early 2020, Bannon asserted the information age makes us less curious and willing to consider worldviews unlike…

$600 Stimulus Checks Won’t Pull America Out Of This Mess

By Michael Snyder Well, it looks like we are going to get $600 stimulus payments from the federal government after all.  Oh goody!  For the millions of Americans who are on the brink of being evicted from their homes, that will be enough for about half a mortgage payment or about half a month of…

Bank Of America Expects 1.1BN People Will Be Vaccinated For COVID By Late 2020

If 2020 has been a year to remember, then it has also been a year filled with surprises, where nothing really worked out like investors had anticipated. Following one of the fastest wipeouts in modern history, markets around the world have rebounded and according to Bank of America, global equity market cap has topped $100TN,…

Meatpacking Plants Idled, Workers Sent Home As Pandemic Rages In North America 

In the last five days, the US reported over one million new COVID-19 cases with total virus-related deaths swelling over 311k. The resurgence of coronavirus cases is now affecting meatpacking plants.  According to Bloomberg, Cargill Inc. was forced to idle one of its plants in Canada after an employee tested positive. JBS, the world’s top…

America Last: Melinda Gates 'Incredibly Disappointed' After Trump Gives Americans Vaxx First

Melinda Gates is ‘incredibly disappointed’ that Americans will be receiving COVID-19 vaccines, developed by American companies, before the rest of the world. Putting aside overwhelming concerns over safety for a minute – including calls to halt trials until serious questions (including ‘indefinite infertility‘) are addressed – Gates told CNN‘s Poppy Harlow in a Thursday interview…

“It’s Outrageous”: Bank Of America Flags $2 Billion In Potential Unemployment Fraud Spanning 640,000 Accounts

In September, we noted how California saw a staggering 72% decline in Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) applications after the state started cracking down on suspected scammers. Yet despite the state’s efforts, Bank of America on Monday estimated that fraud in California’s unemployment benefits system could total $2 billion across 640,000 accounts which have exhibited suspicious…

Bank of America Issues A “Code Red” For Stocks

We already discussed how the current market euphoria levels have surpassed dot com levels, but what’s going now, the asset bubble blown by central banks, is absolutely staggering… and it’s only getting crazier. Consider that in just the past 4 weeks there has been a record $115BN inflows into stocks, a record $25BN into EM…

Beverly Hills and Louisville Revolt Against Dining Bans as Lockdown Defiance Spreads Across America

By Jon Miltimore When Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear announced a week before Thanksgiving he was closing all indoor service for restaurants and bars because of rising COVID-19 case numbers, Richard Hayhoe had a simple message for his customers. “Come hungry, come inside,” said Hayhoe, the owner of Beans Cafe and Bakery in Dry Ridge, a…

The Strangely Unscientific Masking Of America

Authored by Jenin Younes via The American Institute for Economic Research, I remember vividly the day, at the tail end of March, when facemasks suddenly became synonymous with morality: either one cared about the lives of others and donned a mask, or one was selfish and refused to do so. The shift occurred virtually overnight.  Only…

A Thanksgiving Worthy Of America

Authored by Michael Warren via RealClearPublicAffairs.com, Turkey and stuffing. Detroit Lions Football. Turkey trots. Parades and the arrival of Santa followed by frenzied shopping on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Maybe a bit of charity on Giving Tuesday. Thanksgiving is the ultimate American holiday. What more could you need? How about this: gratitude, blessings, and…

Colorado County Refuses to Enforce Lockdowns as Civil Disobedience Spreads Across America

By Jon Miltimore Colorado officials last week announced that several counties had moved into the “red level”—the second-highest measurement on its COVID-19 dial—and would be forced to implement new regulations on restaurants, gyms, and other parts of the economy to combat the virus. Then something remarkable happened. Weld County, a county in the northern part…

Growing Food Bank Lines Across America Signal Economic Crisis Far From Over

By Tyler Durden Millions of Americans face food and housing insecurity this holiday season. The unemployment rate stands around 6.9%, with more than ten million folks still out of work. Permanent job loss continues to soar, now about 3.8 million, as a double-dip recession becomes increasingly likely by year-end. We recently pointed out that food bank lines…

Growing Food Bank Lines Across America Signal Economic Crisis Far From Over 

Millions of Americans face food and housing insecurity this holiday season. The unemployment rate stands around 6.9%, with more than ten million folks still out of work. Permanent job loss continues to soar, now about 3.8 million, as a double-dip recession becomes increasingly likely by year-end.  We recently pointed out that food bank lines continue to increase…

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