The Bank of Japan has kept interest rates at -.1% and continues to buy trillions of dollars in government assets. What the heck is going on there? Well I’ll tell you, but be warned, this episode will have you saying to yourself, nowhere but Japan.
Assad is taking back Syria from the rebels and the last major city is Idlib Syria. The sharks are circling the province, and in a short period of time the UN is trying to come together to ensure that no chemical weapons will be used in the final siege.
You read that right, in the wake of Hurricane Maria and their debt crisis Puerto Rico has come up with an incredibly memeable solution to their problems involving marijuana, Nicholas Cage, and Cryptocurrency. Here’s how it works.
In 1960, the New York Times ran an ad trying to raise money for the release of Martin Luther King Jr. The ad contained a few false statements, leading the city’s commissioner to sue for libel. Here’s what happened.
That’s right, we’re doing our first top five list. The United States and China are trying to talk themselves down from the trade war. Here are the problems that they’re encountering. Technology Transfer Industrial Overcapacity SOE Reform Industrial Policies Cloud Computing
Erik Prince, ex-Blackwater CEO, has a plan to save America a lot of money in Afghanistan, help fight the Taliban, and make a little for himself on the side. While the military brass aren’t fans of his proposals, he is being heard out by the civilian leadership.
In the case of United States v. Nixon, Nixon was trying to hide Watergate communications from a special council that was hot on his heels. Nixon tried to use executive privilege to protect thousands of hours of tapes between him and high level officials. It was up to the Supreme Court to determine whether that … Continue reading Can the President Protect Communications From a Special Council? United States v. Nixon →
In 1996, Bill Clinton passed the Telecommunications Act of 1996, which included Title V, the Communications Decency Act that banned indecent speech from the internet. This is the Supreme Court Case that determined whether this violated the First Amendment.
Recently elected far left candidate AMLO (Andrés Manuel López Obrador) is completely shifting Mexico’s policies relating to the war on drugs. Here are the incredibly liberal policies his administration is trying to implement.
A combination of Donald Trump’s tariffs and some very weird and strong political ideologies amongst Turkish leaders have led the Turkish Lira to crash. Here is everything you need to know about the Turkish Lira Crisis.