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Small Business Ownership Among Black Americans Jumps 400% Since Trump’s Election

As black unemployment remains at historic lows, The number of small businesses owned by African Americans in the United States has exploded by 400% year-over-year,...

More Americans Forced to Drop Traditional Health Insurance In Favor Of Cheaper Alternatives

More and more cash-strapped Americans are reportedly seeking "alternative" ways to cover themselves with cheaper healthcare, as an exodus from traditional health insurance plans continues. Traditional health...

Spooked Banks Slash Subprime Credit Card Exposure For First Time In Three Years

With outstanding credit card debt hitting a new all time high virtually every month, banks are starting to get spooked about their subprime exposure again. According...

This Is The Longest Bull Market Since The Great Pyramid Boom Of 2580 B.C.

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The uncomfortable reality is all Bull Markets, no matter how lengthy or robust, all expire. As you have...

The Geopolitics Of Energy

Authored by Andreas Andrianopoulos via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Some brief notes on the situation around the world with respect to the influence that energy...

Turkey’s Financial Crisis Raises Questions About China’s Debt-Driven Development Model

Authored by James Dorsey via MidEast Soccer blog, Financial injections by Qatar and possibly China may resolve Turkey’s immediate economic crisis, aggravated by a politics-driven trade...

Trump Complained About Fed’s Rate Hikes, Expected Powell To Be “Cheap-Money” Fed Chair

One month after Trump first ventured into territory few presidents have dared to go before, when he told CNBC in an interview that he was "not...

Chinese Oil Imports From Iran Surge As Beijing Shifts To Iran Tankers To Bypass...

One month ago, when discussing the shift in Iran's oil customer base as a result of Trump's withdrawal from the 2015 Nuclear treaty and the potential...

Musk Admits He Saw Azealia Banks, Unclear If He Was Tweeting On Acid

With Tesla stock crashing on Friday, suffering its worst weekly loss since 2016 as a result of the "tearful", hour-long phone interview Elon Musk gave...

In Surprising Reversal, Pace Of Global Rate Hikes Approaches Pre-Lehman Period

Most of the post-Lehman era has been characterized by unprecedented easy monetary policy meant to inflate asset prices, and sure enough after 705 rate cuts,...

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