The clash of visions between Cleveland and Philadelphia was stark. While the saying goes, the ins 'point with pride', while the outs 'view with alarm'; we appear to be two separate and hostile peoples, living apart in two separate Americas.
While Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech emphasized "I sweat the details of policy," The New York Times is forced to admit as it began its fact-checking, she delivered a speech that was remarkably without hard facts...
Democrats launched an all out offensive against Donald Trump on day 3 of the DNC as a host of celebrities and politicians attempted to brand the republican nominee as dangerous, xenophobic, a demagogue and a fraud. Trump was quick to respond dismissing the attacks as "a night of empty rhetoric" and accusing Obama and others of being delusional about the state of the country.
People are assuming there’s only one way to fight a war today of global proportions. We're not in that camp. We believe it will come monetarily – not military. At least at first. For once it takes place all bets are off as to what happens next.The obvious first mover advantage for China (and all its current allies) would be to use the rhetoric coming out of the current U.S. political arena, along with current, as well as proposed monetary policies via the Fed, ECB, and Japan.
Lurched back and forth in the ever-quickening spiral of an American empire circling the drain, we - as a people - have chosen battle lines on nearly every issue from politics to foreign policy, domestic surveillance to policing. Thrust back into national focus, the last issue - policing in the U.S. - might even surpass in contention the ongoing race to the White House.
To all Americans tonight, in all our cities and towns, I make this promise: We Will Make America Strong Again. We Will Make America Proud Again. We Will Make America Safe Again. And We Will Make America Great Again. THANK YOU.
The hacktivist group Anonymous is now calling for nationwide Day of Rage protests on Friday, July 15th. No matter how great your empathy might be for those who have unjustly lost their lives, these protests are not safe places to be.
Having promised the world more "Sceret Master Plan" smoke and mirrors in a tweet, P.T.Musk now faces an SEC probe for possible securities law breach after Tesla failed to notify investors of the recent autopilot accident, according to The Wall Street Journal. The stock is sliding modestly after-hours...
A police officer was shot in the left arm and finger after shots were fired at the Berrien County Courthouse in St. Joseph, Michigan, according to local news outlets. According to media reports, at least 4 people have been shot with unconfirmed reports of 3 casualties.