Is Draghi embellishing a crisis to sidestep democracy?… Read More Italy’s Vaccine Passport Power Grab
One of the world’s biggest vaccine proponents and strident defender of intellectual property rights is funding, directly and indirectly, large trials into cheap, off-patent, off-label COVID-19 treatments, including ivermectin.… Read More Does the Fate of Ivermectin As a Covid-19 Treatment Rest in the Hands of the Deeply Conflicted Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation?
The WHO has either made serious mistakes in their analysis or deliberately undermined Ivermectin and other early treatment drugs, in favour of vaccinating the world.… Read More Don’t Mention Ivermectin; It’ll Upset the Vaccine Rollout
“The four banks with the most derivative activity hold 88.4 percent of all bank derivatives.” In other words, four banks out of 4,989 U.S. banks are putting the entire system at risk.… Read More Mega-Bank Equity Derivatives in the US Surge to $4+ Trillion, from $737 Billion in 2008
It remains in a state of suspended animation. On March 5, 2020, a venerable Mexican lady flew from Mexico City to Madrid, and then on to Barcelona where her only daughter — my wife — lives. At that time, nobody knew it was the height of the first wave of the covid-19 pandemic in Europe.… Read More 365 Days With My Mother-in-Law: Boots on the Ground View of Barcelona’s Economy
The bottom line here: there was a high probability that no matter what online brokerage firm Redditors sent their GameStop orders to initially, Ken Griffin’s Citadel Securities was getting a piece of the action in the end. By Pam Martens and Russ Martens of Wall Street on Parade. Since 2000, the Securities and Exchange Commission… Read More Citadel Is Paying for Order Flow from Nine OnLine Brokerage Firms – Not Just Robinhood
Haven’t we learned anything about properly vetting people for the highest offices in the U.S. government?… Read More Ten Months after Stepping Down as Fed Chair, Janet Yellen Became Part of the “Leadership” Team for Forums Tied to the Chinese Communist Party
The former Harvard President and Treasury Secretary offers important thoughts on the negative consequences of aid to the less fortunate. By Matt Taibbi and cross-posted from his substack account. Lawrence Summers, the former Treasury Secretary under Bill Clinton, director of the National Economic Council under Barack Obama, president of Harvard, and Chief Economist at the… Read More Neoliberal Champion Larry Summers Opens Mouth, Inserts Both Feet
The false impression of calm this created gave confidence to the stock market, which proceeded to set record highs, as investors were blissfully unaware (along with Congress and the mainstream business media) that the New York Fed continued to feed the Wall Street beast… Read More Watchdog Report: Fed’s Billions in Emergency Repo Loans to Wall Street Didn’t Go Away; They Just Went Dark
Trump or no Trump, America will never be great again… Read More Watch Out!
Casting Trump as singular — rather than emblematic — ignores the systemic problem, and risks never draining the larger marsh that continues to turn corporate cash into corrupt laws… Read More Trump Built His Swamp In A Marsh Of Legalized Corruption
“NYC has experienced worse,” they say. No it hasn’t. … Read More NYC Is Dead Forever… Here’s Why