Frontrunning: February 15

  • Global Stocks Power Ahead, Unfazed by U.S. Inflation (WSJ)
  • Florida community seeks answers after 17 killed (Reuters)
  • Hedge fund Bridgewater makes $22 billion bet against European firms (Reuters)
  • Number of crypto hedge funds soars amid bitcoin volatility (Reuters)
  • Publishers Warm to Google’s Ad Blocker—but Cautiously (WSJ)
  • Feb 15, 2018 8:12 AM
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Russia's Slow Walk To Financial Independence

"At this point Russia’s biggest enemies exist not in the United States where the ham-fisted machinations of Cold War simpletons like John McCain and Bill Kristol still dominate policy think tanks, it’s the fifth columnists within Russia herself."

  • Feb 15, 2018 5:00 AM
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Visualizing The Two NATOs

While NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg confirmed that more member countries are on track to meet the NATO minimum spending goal of 2% of GDP, NATO's own figures show that the US remains the defense hegemon within the organization...

  • Feb 15, 2018 4:15 AM
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Is John Brennan The Mastermind Behind Russiagate?

"It all started with Brennan. After Putin blocked Brennan’s operations in both Ukraine and Syria, Brennan had every reason to retaliate and to use the tools at his disposal to demonize Putin and try to isolate Russia. The 'election meddling' charges (promoted by the Hillary people) fit perfectly..."

  • Feb 14, 2018 11:40 PM
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