Corruption

Barclays, Former CEO Criminally Charged Over Qatar Fundraising

Two familiar names are in the news this morning, after the UK's Serious Fraud Office filed criminal charges against Barclays Plc and four former executives, including former CEO John Varley, for conspiracy to commit fraud regarding the bank’s 2008 capital raising from Qatar.

Kushner Said To Consider Shake Up Of His Legal Team

After the Washington Post twice reported that Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son in law and a senior adviser to the president, is facing scrutiny from Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Kushner is reportedly considering a shakeup of his legal team because of a glaring conflict between one of his attorneys and Mueller...

Frontrunning: June 15

  • Markets Are Sliding Again (BBG)
  • Trump’s Legal Peril Deepens as Mueller Expands Scope of Probe (BBG)
  • Trump blasts report on possible obstruction of justice probe (Reuters)
  • Putin says ex-FBI head Comey gave no proof Russia meddled in U.S. election (Reuters)
  • The Fed Is Flying Blind (BBG)

Lynching Free Speech: The Intolerant State Of America

"The powers-that-be understand that if the government can control speech, it controls thought and, in turn, it can control the minds of the citizenry. In fact, some of this past century’s greatest dystopian authors warned of this very danger."

200 Democrats Sue Trump Over Alleged Emoluments Clause Violation

Following the testimonies of both former FBI Director James Comey and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the Left's 'Russian Collusion' narrative has completely unraveled... Now, it looks as if they've centered in on a new strategy to 'Resist 45.'