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Hailed as ‘Heroes’ During Pandemic, Retail Workers Stripped of Hazard Pay While Companies Rake...

Frontline retail workers have been lauded by U.S. corporations as "heroes" this year for keeping operations running during the Covid-19 outbreak, but a new study shows how...

Economic Empire Silent Crash – Mike Swanson (11/20/2020)

On Tuesday I was live on The Ochelli Effect. "Mike Swanson," writes Chuck Ochelli "joined us to discuss the economic strange situation....

Single-Family Home Constructions Stays Strong in October – Robert Hughes (11/20/2020)

Housing starts and permits posted strong results in October as the single-family segment made gains across most of the country while multifamily housing activity...

Why Is the Fed So Afraid of Judy Shelton? – Ryan McMaken (11/20/2020)

In spite of fierce opposition from numerous US senators—and countless screeds against her issued by pundits and establishment economists—Judy Shelton still has a chance...

3 reasons for information exhaustion – and what to do about it – Mark...

Mark Satta, Wayne State University An endless flow of information is coming at us constantly: It might be an article a friend shared on Facebook...

Junior Staffer Says Top Alaska Official Told Her to Keep Allegations of Misconduct Secret...

ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. Officials in...

Billionaire Bonanza Continues as Workers Pounded by Pandemic, Recession, and GOP Relief Refusal –...

A handful of billionaires and corporations are enjoying record financial gains—often attained at the expense of worker safety—during the peaking coronavirus pandemic, according to...

iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (NASDAQ: TUR) Rallies 4% After Central Bank Raises Interest Rates...

While the DOW is down over 150 points going into lunch time, shares of the iShares MSCI Turkey ETF (NASDAQ: TUR) are up 4%...