10 Tuesday AM Reads

My Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • Tim Cook and Apple Bet Everything on China. Then Coronavirus Hit. (WSJ) see also Coronavirus Tests Limits of Central Bank Firepower (NYT) • Can...

The Media Has Conveniently Forgotten George W. Bush's Many Atrocities

Former president George W. Bush has returned to the spotlight to give moral guidance to America in these troubled times. In a statement released on Tuesday, Bush...

From Lockdowns to "The Great Reset"

The lockdown in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the implementation of long-held plans to establish a so-called new world order. Under the auspices of the World...

The Economics and Politics of Zoning

Both economic decisions and political decisions involve choices and tradeoffs. The difference is that economic decisions are ultimately informed and rely upon monetary prices, revenues and costs. Political...

10 Friday AM Reads

My end of week, NFP-free, morning train reads: • Bull Markets Last Much Longer Than You Think (A Wealth of Common Sense) see also The Portfolio Gap (Irrelevant Investor) •...

In Bizarro World

Bryan Riley at NTU brings my attention to this press release: The Coalition for a Prosperous America (CPA) has won the prestigious Edmund A. Mennis Award from the National...

10 Sunday Reads

My easy like Sunday morning Impeachment-free, Policy reads: • I Worked at Capital One for Five Years. This Is How We Justified Piling Debt on Poor Customers. (New Republic) •...

What If Tariffs Cost Trump The Farm Vote?

In 1977, Jimmy Carter made an improbable journey from Georgia peanut grower to Democratic president in part by playing on his humble roots and receiving support from America’s...

10 Thursday AM Reads

My late in the week, morning train reads: • Yes, Trump’s latest Fed pick is that bad. Here’s why. (Washington Post) • How chain stores are rightsizing New York City...

10 Tuesday AM Reads

My Two-for-Tuesday morning train reads: • Don’t Look Now, But Things Are Getting Brighter for Trump (Businessweek) see also Trump’s proposal for a Space Force was widely mocked. But could...
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Juicios políticos y vetos electorales en la batalla por la democracia en Ecuador

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