Did he act out of gross incompetence or was he compromised by the Kremlin?
Put simply, no matter what the White House says about it, James Comey was dismissed because he led a sensitive investigation capable of taking down the president.
The business model is simple: Buy plasma at a low cost in the U.S. and alter it to sell it for the price of gold.
<i>The summit meeting between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping highlights China’s advancement and the U.S.’s retreat</i>
The choice of meeting place certainly benefits the American side, which, due to its status as the greatest world power, continues to take the initiative in arranging initial meetings. On that [Read more]
Trump has nothing to offer ... He dances in front of the crowds by playing up his testosterone-charged charisma. And the crowds follow.
<i>The fight against terrorism, the issue of NATO, and relations with Russia will be at the heart of discussions on Tuesday between the German chancellor and the U.S. president, animated by very different values. The Trump administration recently attacked Germany for its $65 billion trade surplus.*</i>
With the decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals in San Francisco, the U.S. president will eventually realize that his omnipotence has limits.
In fact, Trump himself signed a check for $10,000 for Beit El in 2003.
This Monday in the United States should be a peaceful day of democracy. The Electoral College will meet in the capital of each state to elect the president by duplicating the popular vote. It is usually a formality but this time there’s a risk of it not being so. One of the best American commentators, Paul Craig [Read more]
Paradoxically, the rise in trade deficits incurred by a number of states and multinational companies has increased demand for the dollar.