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Is the Fed Trying to Wean Markets Off Monetary Policy?

Is the Fed Trying to Wean Markets Off Monetary Policy?

Is the Fed trying to wean the markets off monetary policy? Such was an interesting premise from former British diplomat Alastair Crooke via the Strategic Culture Foundation, to wit: “The Fed however, may be attempting to implement a contrarian, controlled demolition of the U.S. bubble-economy through interest rate increases. The rate…
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FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Fraud Case

FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried Pleads Not Guilty in Federal Fraud Case

Sam Bankman-Fried, the founder and former CEO of bankrupt cryptocurrency exchange FTX, pleaded not guilty to the charges against him in a federal court Tuesday. Bankman-Fried has been hit with federal charges of fraud, conspiracy, campaign finance law violations, and money laundering. 30-year-old Bankman-Fried entered his plea via his lawyer…
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Democrats Push for Referendum on Puerto Rico Statehood

Democrats Push for Referendum on Puerto Rico Statehood

Congressional Democrats are pushing for a referendum to vote on giving the unincorporated U.S. territory of Puerto Rico statehood. Led by Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ), the U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Puerto Rico Status Act” in mid-December. While mostly symbolic, the bill could be brought up again in the new…
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General Motors Is Funding Transgenderism Efforts in Children’s Classrooms

General Motors Is Funding Transgenderism Efforts in Children’s Classrooms

Automotive giant General Motors (GM) is funding efforts to promote transgenderism in children's classrooms. GM provided a grant to a pro-transgender organization that supplies schools with children’s books that support its ideology. The funding has been used to push the ideology in kindergarten and elementary school classrooms. According to its…
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