Paul Craig Roberts: “How Long Can The Federal Reserve Stave Off The Inevitable?”

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts,

When are America’s global corporations and Wall Street going to sit down with President Trump and explain to him that his trade war is not with China but with them? The biggest chunk of America’s trade deficit with China is the offshored production of America’s global corporations. When the corporations bring the products that they produce in China to the US consumer market, the products are classified as imports from China.

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Authored by Paul Craig Roberts,

When are America’s global corporations and Wall Street going to sit down with President Trump and explain to him that his trade war is not with China but with them? The biggest chunk of America’s trade deficit with China is the offshored production of America’s global corporations. When the corporations bring the products that they produce in China to the US consumer market, the products are classified as imports from China.

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Harley-Davidson Says It Is Committed To Selling Domestic-Made Bikes In The US

In what could be spun as a PR victory for President Trump as he browbeats iconic motorcycle brand Harley Davidson into beefing up its US manufacturing presence, a spokesperson for the company reiterated its intention to ensure that all of its hogs sold in the US will be manufactured here.

Case in point: a company spokesperson said Wednesday that Harley-Davidson remains committed to American manufacturing and selling only US-made motorcycles in the US - which is where Harley sells the bulk of its motorcycles - the Wall Street Journal reported.

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In what could be spun as a PR victory for President Trump as he browbeats iconic motorcycle brand Harley Davidson into beefing up its US manufacturing presence, a spokesperson for the company reiterated its intention to ensure that all of its hogs sold in the US will be manufactured here.

Case in point: a company spokesperson said Wednesday that Harley-Davidson remains committed to American manufacturing and selling only US-made motorcycles in the US - which is where Harley sells the bulk of its motorcycles - the Wall Street Journal reported.

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‘Black Activist’ Posts Assassination Threat to POTUS: “The American People Shouldn’t Allow Trump to Nominate Another Justice By Any Means Necessary”

Samuel Sinyangwe Twitter avatar On Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he will be retiring from the bench at the end of July. The liberals immediately melted down over the idea of President Trump choosing another conservative Justice to the Supreme Court. “Black activist,” Samuel Sinyangwe, called for President Trump to be assassinated on Wednesday from […]

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Samuel Sinyangwe Twitter avatar On Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he will be retiring from the bench at the end of July. The liberals immediately melted down over the idea of President Trump choosing another conservative Justice to the Supreme Court. “Black activist,” Samuel Sinyangwe, called for President Trump to be assassinated on Wednesday from […]

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“The Curse Of Convexity”: How Central Banks Crushed Trend-Followers

In the aftermath of the February VIXplosion, which famously crushed countless vol-sellers and effectively eliminated the inverse VIX ETF asset class, another casualty emerged which was largely unreported: managed futures or Commodity Trading Advisors (CTA), also known as "trend-followers", which had just suffered their worst month on record.

Looking at their abysmal performance and inability to adapt to rapidly changing market shifts, JPMorgan warned that an "extinction level event" for trend-following strategies was coming. ...read more

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In the aftermath of the February VIXplosion, which famously crushed countless vol-sellers and effectively eliminated the inverse VIX ETF asset class, another casualty emerged which was largely unreported: managed futures or Commodity Trading Advisors (CTA), also known as "trend-followers", which had just suffered their worst month on record.

Looking at their abysmal performance and inability to adapt to rapidly changing market shifts, JPMorgan warned that an "extinction level event" for trend-following strategies was coming. ...read more

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Bank Bloodbath Batters Stocks Below Key Support As Yield Curve Crashes

Yeah that happened...

China was ugly overnight (after The National Team tried to save things on Tuesday)... ...read more

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China was ugly overnight (after The National Team tried to save things on Tuesday)... ...read more

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Pelosi Pissed As Liberal Media Loves Socialist Millennial Who Beat Democratic Leader

In what will almost certainly be remembered as a softball interview for the ages, "Morning Joe" hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough feted the upstart winner of the Democratic primary in New York's 14th Congressional district, which covers parts of Queens and the Bronx. In an upset that's being compared to Tea Party activist David Brat's 2014 upset of then-Majority Leader Republican Rep. Eric Cantor, 28-year-old socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez trounced longtime Rep. Joe Crowley, a member of the Democrats' Congressional leadership.

The upset even caught the attention of President Trump, who tweeted that Crowley perhaps "should've been more respectful" to

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In what will almost certainly be remembered as a softball interview for the ages, "Morning Joe" hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough feted the upstart winner of the Democratic primary in New York's 14th Congressional district, which covers parts of Queens and the Bronx. In an upset that's being compared to Tea Party activist David Brat's 2014 upset of then-Majority Leader Republican Rep. Eric Cantor, 28-year-old socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez trounced longtime Rep. Joe Crowley, a member of the Democrats' Congressional leadership.

The upset even caught the attention of President Trump, who tweeted that Crowley perhaps "should've been more respectful" to

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US Lawmaker: “America Is Heading In The Direction Of Another Harper’s Ferry”

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com,

Representative Steve King believes that the United States is heading straight for another Civil War.  With the division rather obvious and each side viciously defending their idea of who should have power over everyone else and how much, could King be correct?

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Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com,

Representative Steve King believes that the United States is heading straight for another Civil War.  With the division rather obvious and each side viciously defending their idea of who should have power over everyone else and how much, could King be correct?

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REPORT: POTUS Trump Privately Predicts He Will Appoint 4 Supreme Court Justices – ZINGS SOTOMAYOR

President Trump, Justice Sonia Sotomayor On Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he will be retiring from the bench at the end of July. Kennedy, 81, has been a noted swing vote on the court with his decisions often determine the deciding vote on a court split 4 to 4 between liberals and conservatives […]

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President Trump, Justice Sonia Sotomayor On Wednesday, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he will be retiring from the bench at the end of July. Kennedy, 81, has been a noted swing vote on the court with his decisions often determine the deciding vote on a court split 4 to 4 between liberals and conservatives […]

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House Rejects Second Immigration Bill After Hardline Measure Fails

A second GOP immigration compromise bill died in the House on Wednesday, ending a several month-long drama that wouldn't have likely made it through the Senate even if it had passed.

Fewer votes were cast for the compromise bill than the more hardline measure rejected last week in a 193-231 vote. Just 114 Republicans backed it, with 34 having not yet voted.  ...read more

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A second GOP immigration compromise bill died in the House on Wednesday, ending a several month-long drama that wouldn't have likely made it through the Senate even if it had passed.

Fewer votes were cast for the compromise bill than the more hardline measure rejected last week in a 193-231 vote. Just 114 Republicans backed it, with 34 having not yet voted.  ...read more

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Meet Trump’s Next Supreme Court Nominee (According To The Online Bookies)

In the aftermath of Justice Anthony Kennedy's bombshell announcement that he is retiring from the Supreme Court, attention turns who will replace him. And while Trump has yet to unveil his list of 25 potential replacements, here is the list of the most likely nominees according to online betting marketplace PredictIt, which has the 53-year-old Brett Kavanaugh as a leading frontrunner.

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In the aftermath of Justice Anthony Kennedy's bombshell announcement that he is retiring from the Supreme Court, attention turns who will replace him. And while Trump has yet to unveil his list of 25 potential replacements, here is the list of the most likely nominees according to online betting marketplace PredictIt, which has the 53-year-old Brett Kavanaugh as a leading frontrunner.

Some background on Kavanaugh: ...read more

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