Ford CEO frames the "ask" for starting negotiations with Trump centered around less restrictive fuel economy standards, currency-manipulation rules that promote free and fair trade, tax reform and safety guidelines for autonomous vehicles.
Coming to America? A Kuwaiti online activist will spend 10 years in jail, an appeals court has ruled, for posting messages on Twitter that “insulted the emir” and “spreading false news” that endangered the country.
This general populist backlash that we’re seeing now isn’t new. It was born out of the 2008 financial crisis. Many are still coming out of that debt burden and harbor a sense of deep resentment and suspicion. Wall Street knew what was taking place then, but like today, the media didn’t paint a full picture for everyone. As a result people lost their homes, their jobs and their life savings. We deserve so much more than to be just entertained.
As all experience from the past clearly demonstrates, it is a mistake to believe that the gold price is set solely by dollar interest rates, or its relative strength in other currencies. This being the case, the current weakness of the gold price is simply a reflection of temporary dollar shortages, and nothing more.
Under the cover of battling “fake news,” the mainstream U.S. news media and officialdom are taking aim at journalistic skepticism when it is directed at the pronouncements of the U.S. government and its allies.
With the prominence of passive investing stock pickers need to make sure they pick a good stock, but within the right sector which has the passive money at their back from an overall fund flows perspective.
The House has passed H.R. 6393, a bill which calls for the government to target "Russian Propaganda" websites and "counter active measures by Russia to exert covert influence … carried out in coordination with political leaders or the security services of the Russian Federation"