DC/Wall Street Insider Predicts Coming Shock

The Fed is recklessly driving us towards an unavoidable reckoning. By Adam Taggart and cross-posted from Peak Prosperity. When asked what the biggest risks facing the economy are, David Stockman, lifelong Capital Hill and Wall Street insider, says “That’s easy. There are three: The Fed, The Fed and the Fed.” After decades of misguided policy and… Read More DC/Wall Street Insider Predicts Coming Shock

News Media Who Ignore The Assange Trial Are Admitting They Don’t Care About Journalism

The prosecution’s argument has shifted from “We can extradite and imprison Assange because he isn’t a journalist” to “We can extradite and imprison Assange because we’re allowed to extradite and imprison journalists.” Most journalists seem perfectly happy with that… Read More News Media Who Ignore The Assange Trial Are Admitting They Don’t Care About Journalism

How Spain Became a Squatter’s Paradise

For many, squatting is a desperate last resort. For others, it’s a lifestyle choice or political statement. Barcelona, ground zero of the phenomenon, attracts squatters from all over Europe. By Nick Corbishley and cross-posted from WOLF STREET: Since the burst of Spain’s madcap housing bubble in 2009, squatting — the unlawful occupancy of uninhabited buildings or unused… Read More How Spain Became a Squatter’s Paradise