Global military spending is on the rise. That means more and better equipped soldiers on land more warships at sea and more high tech fighter jets in the skies. In 2018, worldwide, military spending hit 1.8 trillion dollars. It has reached the highest point since us at SIPRI have started… Continue Reading Why Global Military Spending Is On The Rise

The trade war took a dangerous turn and is now morphing into what many are calling a currency war. It’s all out economic warfare between the two biggest economies in the world. U.S. and China. Two key developments took us here. The Chinese currency weakened passed a significant level that… Continue Reading How The US-China Trade War Turned Into A Currency War

♪♪ STEVE: THAT EVENING AND WELCOME TO THE NEXT REVOLUTION BUT I MISS STEVE HILTON AND THIS IS THE HOME OF PUBLIC POSITIVE POPULISM AND MOST DEFINITELY WE ARE PRO- AMERICA. PRESIDENT TRUMP WITH THE ECONOMIC CASE FOR HIS REELECTION IN CLASSIC STYLE THE OTHER NIGHT. PRESIDENT TRUMP: YOU HAVE… Continue Reading Steve Says: While Trump haters pray for a recession, the real economy is booming

This graph makes a lot of people nervous Why? It appears to predict that America is about to go into recession It’s based on an economic indicator called the yield curve So if you care about the economy, you should probably care about… …what’s going on with the yield curve… Continue Reading Does this line predict America’s next recession? | The Economist

The arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou put markets on edge. This new element of the stock tumble, an arrest. The CFO of Huawei. The CFO and her company are under scrutiny by U.S. authorities who claim that the Chinese telecoms gear maker violated U.S. sanctions on Iran This arrest.… Continue Reading Why The US Thinks Huawei Is A National Security Threat

Venezuela was once South America’s richest country. Now it’s in turmoil. Here’s how we got here. Juan Guaido declared himself acting president of Venezuela in January 2019. Venezuela, though, already had a president — Nicolas Maduro. The socialist leader has led the country since dictator Hugo Chavez’s death in 2013.… Continue Reading How Venezuela Descended Into Turmoil

BE BACK HERE ON MONDAY. HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND. I KNOW I WILL.>>Bret: WELCOME TO WASHINGTON. I’M BRET BAIER. TONIGHT, SERIOUS COUNTER PUNCHING TAKING RIGHT NOW AND WHAT’S BECOME A FULL-FLEDGED TRADE WAR WITH U.S. AND CHINA. WITHIN THE PAST HOUR PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS ANNOUNCED ANOTHER MAJOR TARIFF INCREASE ON… Continue Reading Trump announces new tariffs on Chinese goods amid bitter trade war

WITHE PETER NAVARRO IN FACE OF BREAKING NEWS JOINING US RIGHT NOW TO ACTING AT A CONGRESSMAN HOURS JUDICIARY MEMBER LOUIE GOHMERT GOOD TO SEE YOU ARE YOU SURPRISED BEIJING COMES BACK WITH A PUNCH IN THE FACE 75 — TAXED O 10%.>>WE MAKE A MOVE THEY DON’T WANT TO… Continue Reading China escalates trade tensions with tariffs on $75B of US goods

WORKING VACATION. THANK YOU SO MUCH. THANK YOU SO MUCH.>>WALL STREET, AS WE MENTIONED,>>WALL STREET, AS WE MENTIONED, BENEFITTED FROM THE CHINA TARIFF BENEFITTED FROM THE CHINA TARIFF DELAYS TODAY. DELAYS TODAY. PRESIDENT TRUMP TWEETING THIS PRESIDENT TRUMP TWEETING THIS MORNING THAT THE TARIFFS ON MORNING THAT THE TARIFFS ON… Continue Reading How The Trade War Is Affecting American Farmers | NBC News Now

College in America: it’s four years of all nighters, keg stands, ethnically diverse welcome brochures, Pinterest perfect dorm rooms and crushing student debt. I have $69,812, $47,000, $90,000, $35,000, $350,000, $60,000 worth of student loans. My minimum student loan payment is $1,000 a month. It should take me about 10… Continue Reading Why College Is So Expensive In America