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The Coming Economic Crunch

You know, I don’t do much with the economic news on this blog. Oh, I realize a lot of it is tied to politics, and that’s what this is all about, it’s just that I think a lot of the economic doom and gloom that you hear over the years is bunk and isn’t worth anything. 559 more words

Middle East Tensions Rising: Iran and Saudi Arabia

Tensions in the Middle East are on the rise again this week after Iran’s condemnation of the execution of a prominent and outspoken Shiite cleric by the Royal House of Saud in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia along with the executions of some 50 others condemned by the State led to attacks on the Saudi embassy and consulate in Iran which prompted the reduction – or altogether dissolution – of diplomatic ties of many Gulf states with Iran. 231 more words