The US economy and its financial structures have never recovered from the great financial meltdown of 2008 despite the passage of ten years. Little discussion
Calling Donald Trump a bull in a china shop would be a kindness. His approach to foreign affairs has been at times a refreshing stick
Do you have the nagging sense that our empire is in decline? If so, don’t be embarrassed by it. Historically speaking, we’re in very good company.
What looked possible some years ago have with recent economic policy decisions turned into a realistic scenario: the United States face a technical default. The
As Russia steadily slashes its military spending and announces cuts will continue for the next five years through 2022, the US is going in the other direction
Among Bloomberg’s many profitable activities there is a convenient Bloomberg Billionaires Index, which has just published its findings for 2017. It covers only the 500 richest
Throughout human history, those in the ruling class have found various ways to force those under them to work for their economic benefit. But in
On May 31, 1866, John C. Ringling was born in Iowa to German immigrants in what felt like an extremely bleak year. The chaos and