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Bernie Sanders Is Insane

I haven’t paid much attention to the Democrat Presidential primary, largely because I know that Hillary Clinton will be the nominee. It’s fun, and cute, that Bernie Sanders is pretending to actually give her a fight…but it’s not gonna happen. 1,008 more words

News Of The Day

Will Negative Interest Drive Out Cash and End Capitalism?

Negative interest rates exist in Europe and Japan and remain on the table at the Federal Reserve, per its Chairman Janet Yellin this week. That’s a fact.  562 more words

Politics

Bernie Madoff and America's Selective Outrage

Like seven million other Americans last week, I watched Madoff,  the ABC miniseries chronicling the life and financial crimes of the infamous Bernie Madoff.  Madoff, chairman of Madoff Investment Securities from its start-up in 1960 until his arrest on December 11, 2008, operated the largest corporate Ponzi scheme and financial fraud in U.S. 1,272 more words

Liberty

In Defense of Beyoncé’s Black Panther Tribute

It really doesn’t matter if you think Beyoncé is a revolutionary or a canny marketer or a capitalist in Panther clothing. What matters is that a cry of resistance rose up inside the castle…. 769 more words

Story

42. Questions for Trump?

I have watched numerous interviews of candidate Donald Trump and I usually feel that the important questions are not asked. Mostly he is asked about his relationship with other candidates and bizarre statements like baning all Muslims from the U.S. 495 more words

Politics

Condescending Much

I’m sure many of you have seen the dust-up within the Feminist Party. Quotes from Madeleine Albright and Gloria Steinem caused the ruckus. I find the Steinem’s view as hilarious. 454 more words

Fems