Rex Tillerson

Stocks Rebound From "Bama Shock", All Eyes On Yellen's Last Rate Hike

After an early slide last night following the news that Doug Jones had defeated Republican Roy Moore in the Alabama special election, reducing the GOP's Senate majority to the absolute minimum 51-49, US equity futures have quickly rebounded and are once again in the green with the S&P index set for another record high,

Refugee Admissions Into U.S. Plunge 83% In First Two Months Of FY18

As monthly refugee admissions into the United States lap the last few months of Obama's administration, the stark changes enacted by the Trump White House are more apparent than ever with admissions down a staggering 83% in the first two months of fiscal 2018 (October and November) compared to the first two months of fiscal 2017.

America's Military-Industrial Addiction

"...the dreaded Military-Industrial Complex isn’t just a shadowy cabal manipulating policies against the will of the American people... Instead, the military and the vast economic network it feeds presents a far more 'complex' issue that involves millions of self-interested Americans just as Eisenhower predicted..."

Global Stocks, US Futures Slide As Tax Bill Chaos Erupts In The Senate

Markets were thrown for a loop in the past 24 hours, with the Dow first soaring nearly 400 points on Thursday on expectations that tax reform was a done deal, when drama emerged just after the close when the Senate tax bill came this close to falling apart when the proposed "Trigger" was ruled as invalid, pushing a Thursday vote to this morning, and sending global stocks sliding over concerns of its passage.

Ron Paul Asks "Is North Korea Really A 'State Sponsor Of Terror'?"

"So North Korea is officially a terrorism-sponsoring nation according to the Trump Administration because Kim Jong-Un killed a family member. Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia is in the process of killing the entire country of Yemen and no one says a word..."

US State Department Admits Plans To Meddle In Hungary's Democracy

When another nation state uses media to communicate it’s point of view, its flagged as a foreign agent or 'bad actor'... When the US government inserts its agenda into another country’s politics it’s branded "democracy and human rights programming."