"Trust us," they say. "We’ll help you navigate Facebook and filter out the fake news stories,” they promise.But just who are these self-appointed gatekeepers who claim to be the ultimate arbiters of what is or is not “fake news”?
Since President Trump’s surprise victory over Hillary Clinton in November, investors and management teams have been acutely focused on the new administration’s policy proposals. As expected, all 4 key themes discussed on Q4 conference calls are closely linked to Trump's policies and include tax reform, regulation, fiscal spending and trade policy.
The top three most expensive cities to rent in worldwide are American: San Francisco, New York City and Boston. At $1.09 per square foot, Detroit is the cheapest of the American cities included, and is more affordable than Cape Town, Bangkok and Jakarta.
In what appears to be an effort to quell the fear rising in the 'legal' immigrant community about President Trump's 'illegal' immigration policies, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio - not one to shy away from scare-mongering that very fear into 'legal' immigrants - has leaflet-bombed the city's public schools reassuring 'immigrants' that they will not be bothered by President Trump’s 'illegal' immigration efforts.
The key economic releases this week are CPI, retail sales, and industrial production on Wednesday. In addition, there are several scheduled speaking engagements from Fed officials this week, including Chair Yellen’s semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to Congress on Tuesday and Wednesday (Humphrey-Hawkins).
"Tenants feel to some degree that the market is more to their favor. They’ve kind of grown, over the last five or six months, to expect a concession in certain types of buildings, and without them, they won’t transact."
"It was the youth who walked out during the civil rights movement. It was the youth who tore at the Berlin wall with their bare hands. It was the youth who stood in front of tanks at Tiananmen Square. I want more of that: people willing to risk something for the greater good."
The Netherlands’ electrified railways continue to be powered dominantly by fossil fuel electricity.The 'Harried Dutch commuters' who are 'travelling on one of the most environmentally friendly rail networks in the whole of Europe, if not the world' are being sold a bill of goods.
Woman claiming to be NYU Prof to NYPD: "Fuck you. Fuck you. Fuck you. These are kids who are trying to learn about humanity. They're trying to learn about human rights and racism and Xenophobia and LBGTQ rights and you're letting these fucking Neo-Nazis near here. You should kick their ass."
The first observation that really struck me is how much Trump genuinely cares about “the little guy”. FDR was just as sincere about helping all the millions of hungry, homeless and jobless Americans, during the Great Depression. The US had to wait eight years after the Great Financial Crash of 2008, also known as the Great Middle Class Gang Bang, for populist Trump to ride to the rescue.
Following the liberal backlash of #DeleteUber after left-wing protesters claim that 'scab' Uber drivers broke the anti-Trump-immigration-policy strike at JFK last weekend, it appears Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has fallen on his social justice sword as Recode reports he is leaving President trump's advisory council.