63 Shot, 8 Dead In Chicago's 2nd Most Violent Weekend Of 2017

More people were shot in Chicago over this past weekend than any other this year, except for the Fourth of July weekend that spanned four days.  According to the Chicago Tribune and police data, a total of 63 people were shot and 8 were killed as violence erupted all over the city.

No, Corporate CEOs Are Not Heroes

"...some of the worst cretins rummaging around the carcass of American freedom and democracy instantaneously began salivating ferociously at the opportunity to look heroic by coming out in opposition to a grossly exaggerated Nazi threat hyped up by the corporate media..."

US Workers' Wage Expectations Unexpectedly Collapse

According to a brand new Fed survey, US workers and job-seekers are so disenchanted with the labor situation, and harbor so little hope for higher paychecks, that even as they increasingly search for new jobs, they not only expect fewer job offers but now expect the lowest "new" paycheck in over two years.

"Terrorism, Terrorism, Terrorism"

"Human beings have a 1 in 3,000,000 chance of suffering from a terror attack. Yet there is currently a 100% chance that Social Security runs out of money in 2034. Only one of these manages to find its way into the news."

China Warns Of "Looming Trade War" With India In Retaliation To Anti-Dumping Duties

"A trade war between China and India seems to be looming after the latter moved last Wednesday to impose anti-dumping duties on 93% from China," China's Global Times warned, adding that "if India really starts a trade war with China, of course China's economic interests will be hurt, but there will also be consequences for India."