Economy

Disney Setting Up High-Tech Sweatshops In U.S., Foreshadowing TPP

Trade agreement makes NAFTA look like child’s play.  If President Obama, the IMF, the WTO and legions of New World Order stalwarts have their way, your job, your children’s future,… read more Disney Setting Up High-Tech Sweatshops In U.S., Foreshadowing TPP

Major U.S. Retailers Are Closing More Than 6,000 Stores

Michael Snyder | Economic Collapse, If the U.S. economy really is improving, then why are big U.S. retailers permanently shutting down thousands of stores?  If the U.S. economy really is improving,… read more Major U.S. Retailers Are Closing More Than 6,000 Stores

Will a Weak Economy Derail the Bull Market?

Mark Skousen,  “The stock market and the economy are two different things.”– Milton Friedman The Nasdaq last week finally hit an all-time high, surpassing the 5,000 level achieved 15 years… read more Will a Weak Economy Derail the Bull Market?

Manufacturing in U.S. Maintains Weakest Pace Since 2013, Construction Down

 Manufacturing in April held at the weakest pace in almost two years, prompting factories to pull back on hiring as they await stronger demand in the U.S. and abroad. The… read more Manufacturing in U.S. Maintains Weakest Pace Since 2013, Construction Down

Six Years and Four Months After Obama Said He Would Put America Back to Work, the Economy Has Stopped Working

Donald Lambro,  WASHINGTON – The Obama economy virtually stopped growing in the first three months of 2015 in another bleak sign of its persistent weakness over the last six years…. read more Six Years and Four Months After Obama Said He Would Put America Back to Work, the Economy Has Stopped Working