zerohedge.com / by Federico Pieraccini / Feb 21, 2017
In just two weeks as president of the United States, Donald Trump has given indications of how he intends to tackle various international political situations. So far we have observed the controversy over Iran, the events related to NATO, rapprochement with Russia, escalation in Ukraine, […]
financialsense.com / ADRIAN ASH / 02/21/2017
Gold prices fell below $1230 per ounce in London trade Tuesday morning, losing 1% from last week’s finish as US traders returned from the President’s Day holiday focused on how Donald Trump and rising inflation could see the Federal Reserve raise interest rates again as early as March.
zerohedge.com / by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org / Feb 21, 2017 1:40 PM
Among the reasons Donald Trump is president is that he read the nation and the world better than his rivals.
He saw the surging power of American nationalism at home, and of ethnonationalism in Europe. And he embraced Brexit.
While our bipartisan […]
gainspainscapital.com / Graham Summers / February 21, 2017
Those who lived through the ‘80s will undoubtedly remember the famous scene from the original Ghostbusters in which Bill Muray’s character goes to see Sigourney Weaver.
Unbeknownst to Murray, Weaver’s character has been possessed by a demonic spirit. And every time he states to her, “I want […]
financialsense.com / GARY DORSCH / 02/21/2017
On February 7th, France’s Finance chief Michel Sapin, trying to stem the rise in French borrowing costs in recent weeks, on uncertainty regarding the outcome of the upcoming French election, warned traders who were betting against the Euro and betting a on victory by Marine Le Pen, – they […]
theeconomiccollapseblog.com / By Michael Snyder / February 20th, 2017
In recent months Donald Trump has been severely criticized by both Democrats and Republicans for not being sufficiently “anti-Russia”, but the truth is that the Trump administration has not been working hard enough to repair a relationship that is now souring very rapidly. When Donald […]
mishtalk.com / Mike “Mish” Shedlock / February 20, 2017
In the election run-up, Donald Trump both praised and criticized higher interest rates, multiple times each way.
So what the heck does Trump want?
The only thing we are reasonably sure of is Trump prefers businessmen and women running the country instead of academics.
zerohedge.com / by Chelsea Schilling via WND.com / Feb 20, 2017 8:00 PM
Since President Donald Trump won the presidential election in November, there’s been an explosion of “fake-news” checker sites, some cloaked behind a veil of anonymity.
In some cases, Americans really have fallen for “fake news.” Just days ago, 20th Century Fox apologized […]
21stcenturywire.com / 21WIRE + Strategic Culture Foundation / FEBRUARY 20, 2017
21st Century Wire says…
President Donald Trump said, whilst on his presidential campaign trail at Columbus Ohio, that he would sideline the Crimea matter; “I mean, do you want to go back? Do you want to have World War Three to get it […]
zerohedge.com / via The National Interest / Feb 19, 2017 5:20 PM
Victory by the ‘Russia scare’ coalition will limit America’s ability to fight ISIL, complicate efforts to win UNSC support for tough enforcement of the Iran nuclear deal and give China more leverage over both Moscow and Washington.
The turmoil surrounding Lt. Gen. […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 19, 2017 2:18 PM
While vocal critics of Donald Trump, many of them members of the media, saw in Trump’s Thursday news conference, Friday tweet in which he claimed the press was the “enemy of the American people”, and subsequent Saturday campaign speech, a combative, thin-skinned chief executive […]
21stcenturywire.com / CrossTalk / FEBRUARY 18, 2017
21st Century Wire says…
Host Peter Lavelle assembles a brilliant panel to give analysis on the the trials and tribulations of President Donald Trump.
“The resignation of Michael Flynn as National Security Advisor is essentially a political assassination committed by the intelligence community and aided by the […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 17, 2017 4:02 PM
The Senate voted to confirm Scott Pruitt, an outspoken critic of Obama-era climate rules, to lead the Environmental Protection Agency – the very agency he has clashed with in the past – ushering in what are likely to be dramatic changes to the […]
jonrappoport.wordpress.com / By Jon Rappoport / Feb 16, 2017
The US intelligence community continues its war to kick Donald Trump to the curb and destroy his presidency.
Obviously, the NSA, the CIA, and their silent partners want to continue to run this country.
So they spy and leak, spy and leak.
We’ll get to the […]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Thursday Feb 16, 2017
That isn’t what this resistance is now doing. What they’re doing instead is trying to take maybe the only faction worse than Donald Trump, which is the deep state, like the CIA with its history of atrocities, and say they ought to almost engage in like […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 16, 2017 1:44 PM
Trump’s honeymoon with capital markets is on the rocks, kept alive only by the occasional soundbite about “massive” or “phenomenal” tax cuts; it now appears that the US president’s – until recently – amicable relationship with Russia is also quickly souring.
According to […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 15, 2017 2:49 PM
A decade ago, they were the masters of the universe, moving stocks and entire markets with a mere gesture. Now, adding insult to years of underperformance in central banker-planned markets, soaring redemptions and declining fees, America’s hedge fund gurus find their world turned upside […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Alex McGuire via Money Morning / February 14, 2017
The stock market has roared higher since the Trump tax cut plans were teased on Thursday, Feb. 9. Since then, the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average have surged 1.5% and 1.8%, respectively. They’ve both closed at new all-time highs three sessions […]
This Russian connection non-sense is merely an attempt to cover-up the many mistakes made in Hillary Clinton's losing campaign.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 15, 2017
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 15, 2017 12:14 PM
The Russian spy ship which we mentioned yesterday had unexpectedly appeared off the […]
wallstreetexaminer.com / by Money Morning Staff Reports / February 14, 2017
This past Saturday, recently confirmed U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis downplayed any need for major U.S. military moves in the South China Sea.
But it seems the U.S. Navy and President Donald Trump’s administration didn’t get the memo…
There has been a years-long […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Feb 14, 2017 3:55 PM
Goldman Sachs stock price is up over 40% since the election of Donald Trump…
Surpassing its record highs from October 2007…
financialsense.com / By Adriano Bosoni via STRATFOR / 02/14/2017
Storm clouds are once again gathering above the eurozone. In coming months, its continuity will be threatened by events in Europe and the United States. Germany, the largest political and economic player in Europe, will try to keep the bloc together. But the crisis could […]
thedailysheeple.com / MELISSA DYKES / FEBRUARY 13, 2017
On January 23rd, many Americans rejoiced as Donald Trump formally withdrew the United States from the TPP.
The only problem is, the TPP is about to get replaced with something even worse.
Quietly in the background, discussed in meetings even more secretive than those under which […]
news.goldseek.com / By: CAPTAINHOOK / 13 February 2017
No ‘rope-a-dope’ for Donald Trump. He’s come out of the corner swinging. So far he has signed six controversial bills in only the first few days, and you can be sure more are to come. The only problem with fighters like this is they burn out fast […]