WATCH: Thomas Sowell slams Federal Reserve, calls it a ‘cancer’

Over at the Economic Policy Journal, the fabulous Robert Wenzel posted a great clip of legendary economist Thomas Sowell slamming the Federal Reserve System. It was interesting because when you think of Sowell you don't think of the Fed - but here we … [Read more...]

Peter Schiff: ‘The economy has not improved under Trump’

Is the United States economy booming under President Donald Trump? Peter Schiff doesn't think so, and he believes the U.S. is headed for a 1987-style crash. Speaking at the Vancouver Resource Investment Conference 2018 last month (the video was … [Read more...]

FAKE NEWS: Chris Cuomo fail, reporter harasses old lady, dumpster diving

Could the Counterfeit News Network get any lower in its reportage and coverage of the day's events? Not only has the network's representation taken a beating in the last couple of years (or 20 years), it refuses to change its "journalistic" … [Read more...]

Security Works at Disney — But Can’t Work at a Public School?

By: Ryan McMaken An odd thing has happened. Advocates for gun control have actually begun arguing against practical measures addressing school security. Rather than take strategies that can be implemented virtually immediately, and which address … [Read more...]

Is Donald Trump the worst president in U.S. history?

Is Donald Trump the worst president in U.S. history? Presidential historian Douglas Brinkley certainly thinks so. Speaking in an interview with C-SPAN on Monday, Brinkley slammed President Trump for being a "bully," and lamented on his … [Read more...]

Treasury to sell $258 billion in new debt in just four days – a record weekly high

The holiday-shortened week will be an interesting one in the United States bond market. Late last month, the Treasury Department confirmed that it would need to sell more debt and increase its borrowing to cover its spending obligations amid … [Read more...]

Communist Manifesto vs. Democratic Party platform (video)

The likes of Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) could be leaders of the Communist Party. There really is no difference between what you would find in Karl Marx's "Communist Manifesto" and the vacuous polemics emanating … [Read more...]

Ron Paul: More Gun Violence – Let’s Look Beyond Politics

By: Ron Paul Another terrible school shooting took place in Parkland, Florida last week and unfortunately many politicians and pundits have used the tragedy – as they often do – to push their own agenda. Many will use the tragedy to argue that … [Read more...]

REPORT: Deutsche Bank plans to slash 250 investment banking jobs

One of the worst performing banking stocks in 2018 so far has been Deutsche Bank. Its shares have cratered from around $20 to about $16. More bad news may be coming for the financial institution. Deutsche Bank will be slashing at least 250 … [Read more...]

WRITE A CHECK: Bill Gates wants to pay more taxes, slams GOP tax bill

One of the worst things about many U.S. billionaires, like Warren Buffett, is that they keep demanding to pay higher taxes. If they want to fork over more of their income, then why can't they simply write a check to the U.S. Treasury … [Read more...]