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The Possible Limits Of China-Russia Cooperation Tyler Durden Sat, 09/19/2020 - 23:30 Authored by Lawrence Franklin via The Gatestone Institute, China and Russia's coordinated…
Popular Children's App Allegedly Requests Minor To Take Naked Pictures Tyler Durden Sat, 09/19/2020 - 23:00 A shocking claim, made by one parent in Anne Arundel County,…
Taibbi: The Post-Objectivity Era Tyler Durden Sat, 09/19/2020 - 22:30 Authored by Matt Taibbi via taibbi.substack.com From a speech given this week to the McCourtney…
ByteDance Shocked By Trump Claims TikTok Deal Partners Will Seed $5BN Federal Education Fund Tyler Durden Sat, 09/19/2020 - 22:19 Update (2240ET): It appears that the "pledge"…
"Nobody Is Here!" - Movie Theaters Reopen, Audiences Stay Away Tyler Durden Sat, 09/19/2020 - 22:00 "If you build it, they will come." That moto was popularized by Kevin…
Pro-life leaders and abortion rights advocates see the Supreme Court vacancy as a crucial moment for the nation and for the question of life.
President Donald Trump said his nomination to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court would likely be announced next week.
"Don't underestimate him, look, he's been doing this for 47 years," Trump said. "You never know. They give him a big fat shot in the ass and he comes out, and for two hours he's better than ever…
"I have given the deal my blessing," Trump told reporters as he left the White House for a rally in North Carolina. "If they get it done that's great. If they don't, that's ok too, but it's a great…
The president opened up his campaign rally paying tribute to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg who died on Friday.
"The important point about these missiles is that they are fully equipped with homing. It means they are of the fire-and-forget type. We fire the missile and the data is on the missile itself, it has…
Freedom of speech is designed to promote the marketplace of ideas. It is not a license for giant media companies to deliberately and maliciously defame citizens, even public figures. So when CNN made…
The reality is, should the EU get its way, contrary to its claims to try and uphold the Good Friday Agreement, its demands would harm future prospects for peace and stability in Northern Ireland by…
"Times change, everything has changed, except for the Palestinian mood that rejects anything and everything." — Saudi writer Amal Abdel Aziz al-Hazany, Asharq al-Awsat, September 15, 2020. …
China even recently claimed that Vladivostok, the most prominent city in Russia's Far East, is historically Chinese territory. China seems to see Russia less as an economic partner than as a source…
Gender feminism, the New Left, and Marxism (FLM) are often said to be politically aligned, and, certainly, there is significant overlap. But does a political FLM axis exist? The answer is important.…
In the New York Times on September 8, 2020, Paul Krugman wrote that The CARES Act, enacted in March, gave the unemployed an extra $600 a week in benefits. This supplement played a crucial role in…
The Fed plans to keep interest rates near zero, while monetizing debt, financing zombie companies, and pouring new dollars into the market. But that may not be enough. This Audio Mises Wire is…
It is sad that the contemporary American university has sunk so low from the heights of medieval Oxford, Cambridge, Paris, and Salamanca. Fortunately, private alternatives are still available. This…
Far from stopping the spread of covid-19, lockdowns, only push deaths into the future. Unless a vaccine is imminent or a 100 percent total lockdown is imposed, lockdown won't cause big reductions in…
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Friday night after Ruth Bader Gisburg's death that President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee to replace her seat "will receive a vote" on the floor of…
President Trump and the Senate need to move immediately to appoint a replacement who makes Antonin Scalia look like a liberal. …
Indiana "community leader" Satchuel Cole is the latest "Black" Black Lives Matter leader to be exposed as White. …
Michael Forest Reinoehl, the Antifa terrorist who murdered beloved Trump supporter Aaron Danielson in Portland last month, pointed a gun at police before he was shot, authorities revealed Thursday. …
The "Minnesota Freedom Fund" promoted by Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is bailing out accused child rapists and murderers. …
The bizarre and erratic policies of President Trump continue.  One minute the president is reducing troops in hot zones, a few minutes later he is sending troops into hot zones. The Pentagon is…
The Cato Institute came out Tuesday with its Pandemics and Policy collection of coronavirus-and-pandemics-related articles described as purposed to “provide policymakers with an actionable guide to…
Remember President Donald Trump saying he wanted things to open up in America by Easter? Oh well. Throughout most of America, the coronavirus crackdowns are continuing strong five months after…
Yesterday on Fox and Friends, President Trump played the tough guy, bragging that he had Syrian President Assad in his sights and wanted to "take him out" over the alleged sarin gas attack at Khan…
Many state fairs across America were canceled this year. The reason offered: coronavirus. It should be no surprise that among the states where an annual state fair did occur this year is South…
Before he killed himself in Dodge Center, Minnesota, 30-year-old Iraq veteran Danny Holmes would often sit in front of his computer screen looking at photographs in a file marked “Iraq/Graphic.” When…
The most famous Austrian economist is 1974 Nobel laureate Friedrich Hayek. Because of his moderate views excusing state interventions in various circumstances, hardcore Rothbardians tend to regard…
With the United States set to use the peace treaty as a chance to sell F-35 warplanes to the United Arab Emirates, Israel has been pushing for a bunch of free U.S. equipment based on pledges for a…
The tragic murder of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis Police Department has provoked a national conversation about police—their role in society, their protection from accountability, the…
Once again, the whispers of phantoms masquerading as administration officials have attempted to put Donald Trump on the defensive only two months before the fall election. And in typical fashion, the…
Trump justified tariffs on the grounds they would create jobs, improve security, and give the US leverage to make better trade deals.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Ginsburg died Friday. What does it mean?
As Trump retreats from TV ads, Biden spends.
Damning details of purposeful malfeasance by Boeing executives emerged in a Congressional investigation.
Economic advisor Mohamed A. El-Erian discusses Fed goals and the methods to achieve them. He has a much different take than the current set of groupthink members.
The great economist Bob Murphy joins me to overturn misconceptions about money, including the particular misunderstanding popular among Bernie Sanders supporters.
Here's an episode's worth of material that I venture to guess no high school student learned in history class, and which pays particular attention to how presidents have grabbed war powers for…
Dave Rubin, host of the popular Rubin Report, joins me to discuss the phenomenon whereby vigorous debate has degenerated into warring camps.
Sheldon Richman returns to continue our discussion of topics from his new book, What Social Animals Owe to Each Other.
Phil Labonte, vocalist for the metal band All That Remains, joins me to discuss the difficulties facing performers during the age of COVID restrictions.
On June 8 a group of some twenty leading Congressional Democrats – including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer – knelt down and bowed their heads in the…
In the late 1970s/early ‘80s the economic subdiscipline of public choice (the application of economic theory and methodology to the study of political decision making) spawned a body of literature on…
“If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, mankind would be no more justified in silencing that one person than he, if he had the power, would be justified in silencing mankind.” ~ John Stuart…
Thursday the Fed signaled that interest rates would stay near zero until 2024, but that was apparently not enough. As one money manager sotted with Monetary Cool-Aid bleated, “The Fed said it would…
Stop Calling Whitmer A Tyrant If You‘re Being A Mask Coward You can drive a bus through Michigan’s face mask exemptions. If you and I took the teleporter to Michigan right now, we might see a lot of…
Affordable Classics rise the most, American Muscle Cars fall the most. Ferraris flat, after big drops earlier. Beautiful machines all of them.
It might look a little bloody at the top, but it barely unwinds seven weeks of mind-boggling gains.
Trillions flying by so fast, it’s hard to even count them. But somebody had to buy these Treasury securities. And it wasn't just the Fed. Here's who.
The heavy weight of debts denominated in foreign currency. Borrowing in dollars & euros is cheap until it isn't.
It just looks so tempting. (Transcript of my podcast).
Remember: Matter. How tiny your share of it. Time. How brief and fleeting your allotment of it. Fate. How small a role you play in it. – Marcus Aurelius, Meditations For the past ten years, I’ve…
I rarely discuss financial markets these days. Although I pay attention, it’s not in the obsessive manner I did a decade ago. I mainly keep my eyes out for potential big macro turning points, and if…
The title of today’s post is not meant to be taken literally. I trust plenty of people. I trust friends who’ve demonstrated their trustworthiness over the years. I trust my family. Having people in…
Where’s evil? It’s that large part of every man that wants to hate without limit, that wants to hate with God on its side. It’s that part of every man that finds all kinds of ugliness so attractive –…
It’s with an extremely heavy heart that I sit down to write today’s post. Although widespread civil unrest was easy to predict, it doesn’t make the situation any less sad and dangerous. We’re in the…
A conversation with a reporter. The post Trying to Educate the <i>Washington Post</i> appeared first on American Renaissance.
Close encounters of the racial kind. The post How I Became a Race Realist appeared first on American Renaissance.
Thirty-one officers have resigned from the department since June. The post ‘Evil Is Real’: North Carolina Police Officer Pens Heartfelt Resignation Letter to Community appeared first on American…
House Dems don't like the term "Chinese virus." The post House Resolution Condemns ‘Anti-Asian Sentiment’ Related to Covid-19, Offers No Relief to Americans appeared first on American Renaissance.
Low verbal IQ detected. The post UFC Star Works ‘Black Lives Matter’ into Every Answer at Las Vegas Press Conference appeared first on American Renaissance.
Strange, I don't recall any of them being terribly bothered about fake reviews back when their fellow SJWs were posting fake reviews about A THRONE OF BONES or SJWs Always Lie. But now that Tor…
 AC points out that the US "meritocracy" was always a lie:It is amazing how a conglomeration of these little lies, slipped in below your awareness, almost subconsciously, blinded us completely. We…
The Left is promising war over Ruth Bader Ginsberg's dead body:Mount up. You dare try and replace her right now and there will be a war. That’s a promise. Signed, Us#RBGSeems to me they already…
President Trump will be appointing another Supreme Court Justice, as Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died at the age of 87 Posted by Vox Day.
First, fans of Kai Wai Cheah will be very pleased to learn that Castalia House has finally published the third volume in The Covenant Chronicles, The Prince of Shadows. It's every bit as good as the…
 I know it’s most unusual To come before you so But I’ve found an ancient miracle I thought that you should know -          Rush, 2112 There is a strange idea abroad that in every subject the ancient…
This one will be a bit tough for those here (if any remain) who believe the non-aggression principle alone can stand for our liberty and against liberty’s enemies.  After reading through this, if…
Regarding the events surrounding the corona, John Mauldin writes: I truly believe that something affecting all of us so deeply should be kept in the scientific realm to the extent possible, not the…
Religion and liberty—few issues are more controversial among current-day libertarians. -          Jörg Guido Hülsmann, from the Preface to The Place of Religion in the Liberal Philosophy of Constant,…
I said to him, "Shall I tell you where the men are who believe most in themselves? … The men who really believe in themselves are all in lunatic asylums." Orthodoxy, G.K. Chesterton (ebook) …
Let's assume that Black Lives Matter is not a "social justice" movement, but a corporate-sponsored public relations vehicle that's being used to advance the agenda of elites? Is that too much of a…
It is with immense sadness that I have to report that Stephen F. Cohen passed away yesterday in his home in Manhattan at the age of 81. There are a few media outlets who have already reported this.…
European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde recently spoke with the French business magazine Challenges [sic] on the “revolutionary process” of feminizing of the workplace (actually focusing on…
This is the final installment of a three-part essay advocating a radical revisionism of the first millennium AD. In Part 1 and Part 2, I examined a series of fundamental problems in our standard…
As the presidential debates approach, and our grotesque candidates prepare to compete for Best Actor, with their supporting casts of pollsters, advance men, media shills, gestures coaches, focus…
  Prophet of Doom In 1976, economist Herbert Stein, father of Ben Stein, the economics professor in Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, observed that U.S. government debt was on an unsustainable trajectory. …
  Consumption without Production “Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer”, observed 19th century philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson.  “He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich…
  The Sage Does a 180 The big news in the monetary metals is that Warren Buffett — famed disliker of gold — sold bank stocks to buy gold mining shares. What is interesting to us is not that we think…
  Lockdown Disaster It has been a rough go for California Governor Gavin Newsom. Late last week it was revealed that the state Department of Public Health had tickled the poodle on its COVID-19…
  Insulting the Captive Audience This week, while perusing the Federal Reserve’s balance sheet figures, we came across a rather curious note.  We don’t know how long the Fed’s had this note posted to…
The fear around this Coronavirus / COVID19 is a great showcase of how simple it is to influence the masses. From a feeling of general satisfaction, the world has lowered itself into panic. People…
On the 16th of July 2019 the European Union selected its new highest functions. We use the word ‘selected’, as opposed to ‘elected’. There is not much democracy involved when a few influential…
One of the basic principles of government, is that it is there to protect its citizens. Without that, why does the government even exist? Why would it be allowed to exist and extract resources from…
Austria. Once the heart of a great Empire, now a small land-locked nation in the middle of Europe. The country inhabits around 8.8 million citizens. The population is growing, mostly due to the…
Porn is destroying the virility in modern men. This loss in virility, in their manliness, is driving the gap between the sexes and the lack of fertility in Europe. The post Europe Has Lost its…
We all know the story of the 300 Spartans that courageously fought a gigantic Persian army at Thermopylae. The ultimate sacrifice that they made on that location, it has been immortalized in Western…
Xenos (Greek: ξένος, xénos, plural xenoi) is a word used in the Greek language from Homer onwards. The most standard definition is “stranger”. Here a nice example of why you should never trust the…
Now that Democracy has failed us, with what can we as Europeans replace it? Corporatism is a natural choice! The post Corporatism , The Only Alternative to Democracy appeared first on Defend Europa.
Starting the 6th of August, SCEPTR  – a pro-Flemish conservative journalist – Jakob Kürüm – whom is of Assyro-Chaldean ethnicity – has been receiving “hate messages” and anonymous telephones. A…
Like many governments, the Dutch government is struggling to balance stopping the Chinese virus versus not killing the entire economy. While initially, the Dutch government tried to be a bit more…