The slogan People over Profits once again is being heard in Washington and elsewhere in the country. This time, however, the sloganeering doesn’t come from Jane Fonda or Bernie Sanders but rather from business sources themselves. « These modernized principles reflect the business community’s unwavering commitment to continue to push for an economy that serves all […]Read more "There’s No Conflict Between Profit and “Social Responsibility”"
«As we know, covid is not going to go away anytime soon, and we know that the antibodies decrease over time, so that a boost will be needed at some juncture. I can’t predict when,» said John Beigel, associate director for clinical research in the Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases at the National Institute […]Read more "Yes, we’ll all probably need a coronavirus booster shot. But which one?"
There is a time in which people wake up and say ‘’the emperor has no clothes’’. The federal government has broken the bank with an astounding $6+ trillion in pandemic-related spending to date, and President Biden wants to spend trillions more. Unfortunately, many Republicans in Congress have been too inconsistent on this issue to protest […]Read more "Rand Paul Warns America: Time to ‘Wake Up’ to ‘Profound Repercussions’ of Biden’s Spending Binge"
«The defining question is whether the discrimination is creating equity or inequity. If discrimination is creating equity, then it is antiracist. If discrimination is creating inequity, then it is racist. The only remedy to past discrimination is present discrimination. The only remedy to present discrimination is future discrimination.» From How to Be an Antiracist, by […]Read more "Five Ugly Truths About Critical Race Theory"
The US government continues to run massive budget deficits. That means it has to sell bonds to finance the debt. The Federal Reserve is buying a lot of them as it continues to monetize the ever-growing federal debt. Between March 2020 and March 2021, the central bank monetized more than half of the massive pandemic […]Read more "The Fed Monetized More Than Half the Massive Federal Pandemic Debt"
Paul Offit, who heads the vaccine education center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, says that the new mask guidance is mostly good news. «But I think that has made this world a little less safe for young children,» he says. Even a vaccinated parent can occasionally get infected with the coronavirus. There’s also a small […]Read more "Children’s Risk Of Serious Illness From COVID-19 Is As Low As It Is For The Flu"
After Texas became the first state to eliminate both its face mask mandate and its business occupancy limits in early March, President Joe Biden said the decision reflected «Neanderthal thinking.» Gilberto Hinojosa, chairman of the Texas Democratic Party, described Gov. Anthony Fauci, Biden’s top COVID-19 adviser, said lifting mask mandates «is really quite risky,» because […]Read more "A New Study Confirms That Reopening Texas ‘100 Percent’ Had No Discernible Impact on COVID-19 Cases or Deaths"
Quebec can unilaterally alter the Canadian Constitution, the prime minister says. Especially around Quebec’s Bill 96 and the attempt to unilaterally alter the Canadian Constitution. After the bill’s introduction in the Quebec legislature, Prime Minister Trudeau almost breathlessly announced that it was «perfectly legitimate» for one province to alter the Constitution of the entire nation. […]Read more "Rex Murphy: Justin Trudeau takes a knee to the ‘nation’ of Quebec"
The tab is coming due for the eye-popping public spending of the past year One of those payments is the inflation tax, which is already a reality in the United States. With Wednesday’s news that Canada’s year-over-year inflation rate is 3.4 per cent, we aren’t far behind. In April, the U. consumer price index rose […]Read more "Jack M. Mintz: The inflation tax is back. Americans have been hit first but soon we’ll be feeling it too"
As Mark Hulbert noted recently, “everyone” is worrying about a “bubble” in the stock market. It plots the relative frequency of Google searches based on the term ‘stock market bubble. What Is A Bubble? “”My confidence is rising quite rapidly that this is, in fact, becoming the fourth ‘real McCoy’ bubble of my investment career. […]Read more "Technically Speaking: If Everyone Sees It, Is It Still A Bubble?"