Doug Casey On Why It's OK To Discriminate

"These people don’t seem to realize that they’re actually parodies of themselves. I mean, they’re always talking about racism and xenophobia and sexism and ageism and the like. They don’t look at people as individuals, they look at people as members of classes. That’s why it’s called “identity politics” - you don’t identify as an individual, but as a member of a group or a class. "

Ethereum Surges To All Time High As SEC Considers Ether-based ETF

The Ethereum cryptocurrency soared to record highs after it was revealed that the SEC has begun the process of considering whether to approve an ETF based on ether, just a few weeks after the commission denied a similar request for a bitcoin-based ETF.

Why We Have A 2nd Amendment: Venezuela Plans To Give Firearms To Loyalists To Purge Growing Resistance

After enduring shortages of food and medicine for years, as well as a total collapse of their currency, the people of Venezuela have had enough. In the lead-up to last week's massive protests, President Maduro issued an alarming proclamation that didn’t receive nearly enough press... He promised to expand the nation’s armed militia, and hand out firearms to as many as 400,000 loyalists.

This Bubble Finally Burst - Which One's Next?

Silicon Valley investment firms ignored this basic principle for years, dumping their investors’ savings down the toilet into loser companies with no hope of profitability. It was a bubble, plain and simple… and now that bubble seems to have burst. According to Dow Jones Venture Source, venture capital firms in Silicon Valley pared down their investments in tech startups by 30% in the last several months...

Baltimore Millennials' "City Life" Narrative Starts To Crack

If you piece together the puzzle, it appears Baltimore’s outlook for 2017 is bleak. Residential real estate prices are stalling and it appears that the millennial generation who bought into the revival narrative could be holding the bag.

Macron Booed, Jeered By Factory Workers In His Hometown After Le Pen "Ambush"

Chaotic scenes broke out during a visit by French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron to striking factory workers in his hometown of Amiens. Macron was greeted Wednesday with jeers, boos and chants in favour of his far-right rival Marine Le Pen as he made a chaotic visit to the factory in northern France.

Dilbert Creator Reflects On President Trump's First 100 Days

Everyone observing politics seems to agree on two things about a president’s first 100 days in office: 1. 100 days is a meaningless, arbitrary marker for a president’s performance that is likely to be more misleading than useful; and... 2. Let’s treat it like it is important!

Republicans Consider New Obamacare Vote On Friday

"A Friday health care vote isn't outside the realm...things are even trending that direction. Most of them like what they see, so we're considering to grow the vote, and when we're ready, we'll move."