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Russia-Gate Spreads To Europe

Ever since the U.S. government dangled $160 million last December to combat Russian propaganda and disinformation, obscure academics and eager think tanks have been lining up for a shot at the loot in an unseemly rush to profit that is spreading the Russia-gate hysteria beyond the United States to Europe.

The Demise Of Dissent: Why The Web Is Becoming Homogenized

In other words, we'll be left with officially generated and sanctioned fake news and "approved" dissent: unemployment is at record lows, inflation is near zero, the "recovery" is alive and well, Russia is the enemy and any suggestion to the contrary is propaganda that must be eradicated as fake news, etc.

What President Trump & The West Can Learn From China

Instead of a demonstration of its overwhelming military might intended to intimidate tiny North Korea and pressure China to lean on its defiant communist neighbor, President Trump and the West should try to learn a few things from China.

Axel Merk: Tax Reform Implications For Gold

"Last week, I got several calls asking me how U.S. tax reform will impact the price of gold. If you can answer this question, you might be able to answer how tax reform will impact other assets. Let me explain..."

Mauldin: The Distribution Of Pain

"Our socioeconomic situation is not going to get better, not for a long time... we’re going to see increasing tension and fragmentation in our society."