Study: 1,200 D.C. jobs could be lost by 2020 because of $15 minimum wage

The minimum wage could have devastating consequences for thousands of workers in the District of Columbia if the jurisdiction caves into the Fight for $15 demands. According to the District of Columbia’s Office of Revenue Analysis report published … [Read more...]

Hooray! Snap Inc (SNAP) finally receives first ‘buy’ rating

Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) investors are shouting "hallelujah" on the first trading session of the week as the company has finally received its first "buy" rating from Wall Street. Monness Crespi Hardt established its coverage of the social media app … [Read more...]

Will Donald Trump ‘drain the swamp’ with blockchain?

By: Tho Bishop Earlier this week Donald Trump took steps to streamline the executive branch. As the summary of the order reads: This order is intended to improve the efficiency, effectiveness, and accountability of the executive branch by … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Mar. 13 to Mar. 19

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: 7 foreign policy tips to make Donald Trump the best POTUS in modern history Global debt nears $200 … [Read more...]

7 random things for Friday (Snapchat dips under $20, government spending since 1981, Rand Paul burn)

News Story of the Day: Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) has officially dipped under $20 a share. At the time of this writing, Snapchat shares are down 2.4 percent to $19.27, just above the record low of $18.90. The stock has lost about 25 percent since … [Read more...]

Is the Snap Inc (SNAP) IPO Proof of a Tech Bubble?

By: Joeri Vandendriessche Earlier this month, the 2nd of March, there was quite a fuss on Wall Street. The long-anticipated IPO of Snap Inc. (also known as Snapchat) was imminent. The CEO and founder Evan Spiegel rang the bell at the NYSE … [Read more...]

Will Donald Trump finally kill Big Bird?

We have been down this road before...the potential death of Big Bird. During the 2012 presidential election, former Massachusetts Governor and Republican nominee Mitt Romney was knocked for wanting to end funding for PBS, and thus ending the … [Read more...]

Bitcoin & Bakers: How socialist Venezuela is cracking down on both

The Venezuelan government is waging war against bitcoin and bakers as the socialist paradise is clamping down on both. In the last few years, the Venezuelan economy has collapsed, even though it has one of the largest oil reserves in the world … [Read more...]

How the media use Trump’s Twitter to dismiss real problems (video)

Every time United States President Donald Trump says or tweets something, you can be rest assured that a great chunk of what he has uttered is right and the rest of his comments are wrong. For instance, when he commented on Sweden, he ignited a … [Read more...]

John McCain accuses Rand Paul of ‘now working for Vladimir Putin’

Why are the Democrats and neoconservatives absolutely obsessed with Russia? Why do they want to go to war so badly? Who is funding this crusade against Moscow? The neo-McCarthyism era has become downright laughable, especially after the latest … [Read more...]