Michael Snyder | If you hate taxes, you are far from alone.
Michael Snyder | What are we to make of all this?
Michael Snyder | Faced with political intransigence, central bankers are openly talking about the previously unthinkable: “helicopter money”.
Michael Snyder | When one of our major politicians gets something exactly right, we should applaud them for it.
Louder With Crowder | Because if they keep you dependent on the government, you’ll have to vote for them over and over again.
USA Today | Dimon paid $1.5 million salary, then over $25 million in bonuses and grants.
USA Today | “It’s just like a ghost town again,” bar owner says.
RT | From an opening of 15,989.45, the Dow never went higher.
djournal.com | Wal-Mart closings a shock to many, but predicted by experts.
Kit Daniels | Stock market refutes Obama’s SOTU claim about economy.
Alex Jones | Is this the beginning of the big selloff and a new depression?
Kit Daniels | Sell everything: 2016 ‘cataclysmic year’ for stocks, warn experts.
Michael Snyder | For the second time in four days, a massive stock market crash has caused an emergency shutdown of the markets in China.
Michael Snyder | The financial turmoil of the last 24 hours is making headlines all over the globe.
Michael Snyder | Overall it was the worst year for the Dow since 2008.
Michael Snyder | On Friday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 367 points after finishing down 253 points on Thursday.
Zero Hedge | For those wondering what are the main components of the spending bill, here is a quick summary.
Zero Hedge | Millions of barrels of oil are simply stuck in the ocean as VLCCs wait to unload.
Michael Snyder | Are we about to witness widespread panic in the global financial marketplace?
Michael Snyder | Over the years, the middle class in America has been in steady decline.
Michael Snyder | Citigroup’s assessment states that there is a 65 percent chance that the United States will experience an economic recession in 2016.
Michael Snyder | But have our incomes gone up accordingly? Of course not.
Michael Snyder | Appalachia has lost millions of good paying jobs over the past several decades.
Michael Snyder | The cost of just about everything that average families shell out money for on a regular basis is rising much faster than wages are.
Paul Craig Roberts | What is wrong with these numbers? Just about everything.
Zero Hedge | No, not Donald Trump.
Michael Snyder | It turns out that there is a tremendous amount of suffering in “the wealthiest nation on the planet”, and it is getting worse with each passing year.
Sputnik | Paul appeared in a red turtleneck shirt sporting the words ‘$18 Trillion’, a reference to the country’s ‘spooky’ national debt.
Claire Bernish | Because Icelanders took control of their government, they effectively own the banks.
Michael Snyder | Next month will be the most significant month for global financial markets since the crash of 2008.
Michael Snyder | In order to have a thriving middle class, you have got to have an economy that produces lots of middle class jobs, and that simply is not happening in America today.
Mac Slavo | There is no doubt that the Federal Reserve has almost run out of options to get the economy going.
Steve Watson | Documents show astounding cost to Americans of President’s jaunts.
Mac Slavo | A new report from the World Bank has some very unsettling news.
Mac Slavo | It represents another sign that zero percent interest has screwed over the real economy.
Mac Slavo | It is not a matter of if, but when.
Michael Snyder | But so far the mainstream media in the United States is treating it like it isn’t really a big deal.
Michael Krieger | “We screwed some folks.”
The Hill | The House on Friday voted along party lines to freeze federal funding for Planned Parenthood.
Michael Snyder | We have already witnessed the most dramatic stock market crash since the last financial crisis.
Michael Snyder | Russian President Vladimir Putin has introduced legislation that would deal a tremendous blow to the U.S. dollar.
USA Today | More than half of the nation’s immigrants receive some kind of government welfare.
Paul Joseph Watson | Eliminating physical currency necessary to give central banks more power.
Michael Snyder | On Wednesday we witnessed the third largest single day point gain for the Dow Jones Industrial Average ever.
Michael Snyder | This is exactly the type of market behavior that we would expect to see during the early stages of a major financial crisis.
RT | The key Shanghai Composite Index sank another 7.63 percent Tuesday, extending its worst four-day rout since 1996.
Michael Snyder | What has been happening on Wall Street the past few days has been nothing short of stunning.
Michael Snyder | Is the stock market going to crash by the end of 2015?
Michael Snyder | Yields on the riskiest junk bonds are absolutely soaring and the price of copper just hit a fresh six year low.
Business Insider | There’s an image going round that sums up just how ridiculous Venezuela’s economy has become.