"No Deal" - Government Shutdown Begins

Despite last minute 'compromise' meetings, and continued "hopes" from various sides, the Senate failed to reach the 60 votes necessary to keep the government funded (even for a stopgap) and so the government has shut down.

  • Jan 20, 2018 12:06 AM
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Worldwide Approval Of America's Leadership Is Waning

"...the international arena has long been shifting away from lone American leadership towards a more multipolar world in which other powers are gaining influence, but Trump’s political agenda seems to be speeding up this process..."

  • Jan 19, 2018 10:20 PM
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The Blatant Dishonesty Of The "Boom"

"'They' keep calling this a boom, and it is often characterized in the mainstream as a big one...Economists are constantly characterizing the economy as great, therefore the norm has become the economy is great...And I keep asking where?"

  • Jan 19, 2018 7:20 PM
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