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What Has Freaked Out The US Fed? – Chris Vermeulen (10/31/2019)

The US Fed cut rates again by 25 basis points, the third time this year. Prior to the start of 2019, the US Fed...

Is passive investing killing the gold sector? – Source – Kitco News (10/31/2019)

Passive funds have taken over the entire investment universe, not just the metals and mining industry, and this trend of ETFs and...

Who Elected Zuckerberg Head of the Thought Police? – Source – The Real News...

Facebook removed an ad by Adriel Hampton showing Sen. Lindsey Graham backing the Green New Deal, so now he’s running for governor...

Will MMT Work as Intended, Or Will It Trigger the Collapse of “Money”? –...

MMT is presented as the solution to the "problem" of insufficient government funding, but that's not the real problem. Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) is presented...

Slowing Economy Still Supported by Consumers – Robert Hughes (10/31/2019)

Real gross domestic product rose at a 1.9 percent annualized rate in the third quarter, down from a 2.0 percent pace in the second quarter, according...

Zombie flu: How the 1919 influenza pandemic fueled the rise of the living dead...

Zombie flu: How the 1919 influenza pandemic fueled the rise of the living dead ...

Socialism and the City: Is There a Connection? – Annie Holmquist (10/31/2019)

Socialism and the City: Is There a Connection? I took a breather from work the other week and trotted off to visit a friend. While...

‘A Collective Voice’: NBC News Digital Staffers Vote to Unionize – Eoin Higgins (10/31/2019)

Staffers with NBC News Digital voted to unionize, they announced Wednesday, in a move the employees hope will help provide them "a collective voice in...