A tale of two theories.… Read More The Origin of COVID: Did People or Nature Open Pandora’s Box at Wuhan?
There are now more than 20 countries on the planet that are using the off-patent anti-parasite drug against Covid-19… Read More India Just Became Latest Country to Approve Use of Ivermectin to Treat Covid-19
Every American should be up in arms over this… Read More The Stock Market Is Just One Hedge Fund Blowup Away from a Crash. Here’s the Ugly Math.
For Jerome Powell to claim ignorance of one of the most important statistics used to monitor excess leverage in the financial system — the scale of margin debt — is an insult to the American people. … Read More Margin Debt Has Exploded by 49 Percent in One Year to $814 Billion. The Actual Figure May Be in the Trillions. Here’s Why.
As the use of vaccine passports snowballs around the world, concerns about their potential reach and implications are growing… Read More 7 Reasons Why a Vaccine Passport (Pass, Certificate or Whatever They Want to Call It) Should Give Us Pause for Thought
Wall Street was effectively giving 85% margin loans on concentrated stock positions — thwarting the Fed’s Reg T and its own margin rules… Read More Wall Street Margin Loans to Archegos Violated the Rules
McKinsey is overpriced and corrupt. It is also gunning for government cash.… Read More Keep McKinsey Away from Biden’s Infrastructure Push
As we have stated repeatedly, this market structure is the market structure from hell.… Read More Shades of 2008: Derivative Bets Blow Up Archegos Hedge Fund; Inflict Billions in Losses on Global Banks
If the Securities and Exchange Commission is not taking a hard look at the involvement of Dark Pools owned by the biggest banks on Wall Street during the meteoric spike in the price of GameStop shares in late January, then we have to conclude that it doesn’t want to actually get at the truth… Read More A Massive Increase in Trading in GameStop by Dark Pools Owned by the Mega Wall Street Banks Coincided with the Spike in its Share Price
Steven Donziger has been under house arrest for over 580 days, awaiting trial on a misdemeanor charge. It’s all, he says, because he beat a multinational energy corporation in court.… Read More ‘I’ve Been Targeted With Probably the Most Vicious Corporate Counterattack in American History’
The Director of National Intelligence releases a report, and the press rushes to kick the football again… Read More Aaugh! A Brief List Of Official Russia Claims That Proved To Be Bogus
Biden’s bailout will not alter the structural inequities and other fundamental underpinnings of America’s death spiral… Read More Chris Hedges: Bandaging the Corpse