OUCH: Washing machine prices to spike 15% amid Trump tariffs

Last week, President Donald Trump approved several new tariffs on imports of solar products and washing machines. Supporters of the move are celebrating, arguing that American jobs will be created - a Chinese company is opening a new solar factory in … [Read more...]

Whirlpool shares surged 11% last week amid new Trump tariffs

The United States government did a favor for Whirlpool last week: decrease competition. President Donald Trump approved new tariffs on washing machine imports, likely causing LG and Samsung to see decreased sales in the U.S. market, and Americans … [Read more...]

Week in Review: January 22 to January 28

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: THANKS: Top 1% paid as much in federal income taxes as bottom 95% WATCH: Media’s treatment of Trump … [Read more...]

Donald Trump slaps tariffs on solar products, washing machines

If 2017 was any indication, the United States economy will be in store for a lot of tariffs, levies, and duties on imports in the coming years. President Donald Trump approved tariffs on Canadian softwood lumber and Boeing airplanes, while also … [Read more...]

Should U.S. taxpayers still pay taxes amid government shutdown?

The United States government is experiencing its second shutdown in about five years. Of course, it isn't really a shutdown, but the politicians and the media in the swamp want you to think it is. That said, if the government isn't providing … [Read more...]

Week in Review: January 15 to January 21

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: WATCH: Leftists say Corporate America won’t raise wages – Corporate America raises wages Is Tulsi … [Read more...]

Should Google be forced to hire conservatives?

By: TJ Roberts On January 8th, 2018, former Google employee James Damore filed a discrimination lawsuit against the tech giant. Damore made national headlines last year after he released the Google Memo. In the memo, Damore alleged that Google … [Read more...]

6 random things for Friday (pornhub, 2018 EPS estimates, Sowell on MLK Day)

News Story of the Day: just before the world comes to an end, you likely tell yourself that you have wasted your life: not traveling the world, playing too many video games, and, well, viewing too much porn. You promise to the heavens that if the … [Read more...]

Paul Krugman tops 2017 Fake News Awards

Keynesian economist Paul Krugman has topped President Donald Trump's inaugural Fake News Awards. It's about time, considering that Krugman has delivered a fresh dose of fake news for years. On Wednesday, the Republican Party released the 2017 Fake … [Read more...]

Are earmarks unconstitutional? Ron Paul explains

By: Ron Paul Last week President Trump urged Congress to reassert its constitutional authority to direct how federal agencies spend taxpayer dollars. Ironically, many constitutional conservatives and libertarians disagree with the president. The … [Read more...]