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12 Aug 2020

Trump Advisor Larry Kudlow’s Long History of Bad Predictions and Deception

  In case you missed it, here was a very revealing interview with Trump’s economic advisor on CNN in which he fumbled about explaining Trump’s incoherent eviction safeguards, as well as how much-unemployed people will be receiving from the Trump administration. Kudlow’s answers are a great example of mumbo-jumbo, lying,

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08 Aug 2020

Angry Trump Call With Mega-Donor Adelson Upsets GOP

Looks like the rats may be ready to desert the ship. Donald Trump reportedly had a “contentious” phone call with one of his largest financial donors–Sheldon Adelson–and the call has upset some top Republicans. The reason is that Adelson’s money talks. Worse, the Trump campaign needs Adelson’s big money for

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06 Aug 2020

Sanitize Predatory Capitalism: Close the Carried Interest Loophole

People who want to reform predatory capitalism should learn two words: carried interest. Carried interest is much more than a nerdy accounting term. It is the reason why three of the most lecherous forms of modern financial businesses—private equity firms, hedge funds, and real estate developers—have skirted paying their full

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03 Aug 2020

Dr. Birx Becomes the Symbol of the Ethically Compromised Executive

Bloomberg News posted a news item today that questions the veracity of Dr. Deborah Birx’s scientific updates about the Trump administration’s progress against fighting the CORVID virus. In the Bloomberg article, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she “doesn’t trust information from the coordinator of the White House’s coronavirus task force

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23 Jul 2020

Alt-Right Groups Responsible for Violent Anti-Semitic Attacks, Not “Leftist” Dems

One of the biggest Republican myths, and one that is even being pushed by naive or uninformed Democrats, is that Black Lives Matter and some “leftist” Democrats are perpetuating antiSemitism. This topic is too big to be discussed here, but if we measure violent anti-Semitic attacks, the data shows that

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