Venezuela Forced To Shut Down Production As Operations Fall Apart

Authored by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, Every week the crisis in Venezuela takes a turn for the worse… There are now signs that its oil industry is entering a dangerous new phase. Argus Media reports that Venezuela has begun to “proactively shut in oil production to cope…

OPEC’s Dilemma: Demand Destruction Or Production Boost

Authored by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, The early signs of discontent and demand destruction could be forcing OPEC’s hand, but increasing production carries its own risks. OPEC and Russia are considering raising oil production in a few weeks’ time, and while much of the focus…

The Long Death Of America’s Middle Class

Authored by Nick Giambruno via CaseyResearch.com, In America, what separates the “haves” and the “have nots” has never been wider. It’s a genuine crisis. And yet, few people know why this is happening… The American middle class is dying. In 2015, it dipped below 50%…

Rigged? Circuit Judge Says Ballots Were Illegally Destroyed In Wasserman Schultz’ House Race

Authored by Nick Givas via The Daily Caller, Florida circuit court Judge Raag Singhal ruled the Broward County Supervisor of Elections Office violated state and federal law Friday, after the office destroyed ballots from a 2016 House race for Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s seat….

The Regulations That Could Push Oil Up To $90

Authored by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com, International regulations on the fuels used in shipping could tighten the oil market and push prices up to $90 per barrel in the next two years. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has new rules coming into effect at the…

The Tribe Of Wall Street

Authored by Nick Schmitz via Verdad Capital In ancient Rome, a clerical class known as the haruspices trained in the inspection of the entrails of sacrificed animals for omens of the future. Today’s market commentators have replaced bird intestines with an equally fervent passion for equally unreliable…