On this day, in 1938, the British and French Prime Ministers signed the Munich Pact with Adolf Hitler in an effort to avoid the onset of another world war Spoiler alert: It didnt work.
Its time that the children in this abusive marriage between bankers and DC sue to end the relationship. The bankers, as the battered spouse in this relationship, are too close to the abuser to object. That's why it lies to rest of us to do it for them.
The alleged recovery in Spain is already over. Retail sales are down month-over-month and year-over-year in July. August and September are both projected to be weak.
The most ominous feature of the Ajristan attack is that the Taliban leaders adopted the practice of beheading. That is an export from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
Right now, sources think ISIS generates $6 million a day from oil, wheat, taxes, ransoms, and even donations, and controls up to $2.0 billion in assets. What concerns me the most is the cash flow and where ISIS is banking.
Powerful men searching for legacy often evoke grand challenges and personal solutions, but climate change is only one of several forces that will make civilization different 100 years from now.
Every so often I see polls, for instance, suggesting that French voters overwhelmingly want less government spending. But then they go out and elect statist presidents such as Sarkozy and Hollande. In Switzerland, by contrast, voters are sensible where it counts most in the voting booth.
What is the single biggest challenge facing the oil and gas industry today? The answer isn't discovering a green frac fluid, or keeping prairie chickens and other cute little critters out of harms way from oil extraction in western Kansas. Nor is it earthquakes, Obama or China...
Why is it so hard for Obama & Company to be honest about what is going on in the Middle East? National security expert John Wohlstetter joined the show to discuss the Obama Administrations reluctance to talk about radical Islam
Sympathy toward the gold standard is a stand for which other conservative groups are on record, including the Cato Institute, Heritage Foundation, Atlas Economic Research Foundation, and, of course, the American Principles Project.
My hypothetical is meant only to draw this distinction for both Ferguson and Oklahoma: Not only is the reaction of our government today embarrassing in their lies, its also predictable in them.
Nation building by outsiders does not work, ever. Results are especially bad when outside forces haphazardly piece together nations to suit political whims.
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