“Gig Economy” Glut: Uber Drivers Make Less Than Minimum Wage

Coined shortly after the great financial crisis of 2007–2009, the so-called “gig economy” or “sharing economy” refers to the increasing list of companies like Airbnb, Doordash, Etsy, Lyft, Postmates, TaskRabbit, and Uber–platforms that hire temporary workers who provide an array of on-demand services: delivery, ridesharing,…

FBI Spy-Op Exposed, Trump Campaign Infiltrated By Longtime CIA And MI6 Asset

Following two weeks of mounting speculation over the FBI’s so-called “mole” inside the Trump campaign, the New York Times and Washington Post published separate accounts on Friday detailing the infiltration of the Trump campaign – a scheme revealed in a Wednesday report by the New York Times in which…

Theresa May’s Lies Must Stop

Authored by Matthew Jamison via The Strategic Culture Foundation, It would seem that the so-called British prime minister Theresa May, leader of the Conservative Party [who heads up a minority Tory Government only kept in power through a confidence and supply arrangement with the Democratic Unionist Party] has forgotten…

Migrant Caravan Arrives at San Diego Border With Honduran Flag Flying Asylum Seekers (REACTION)

At least 25 Central Americans traveling north to the U.S. border with the so-called migrant caravan had passed into the San Ysidro Port of Entry as of this morning, organizers said. Many of the migrants claimed to have fled violence and poverty in their home…

UK’s “Generation Rent” Faces Ever-More Unaffordable Homes

For the so-called ‘Generation Rent’, the dream of buying a house is usually a distant and unrealistic one. And, as Statista’s Martin Armstrong notes, figures from the Office for National Statistics show the dream is only moving further away, too. You will find more infographics at Statista Furthermore,…

“It’s Destroying Jobs And Destroying Value” – Former Walmart US CEO Explains Why Trump Is Right About Amazon

Once again, despite the flurry of so-called experts who were quoted in the financial media saying President Trump has no idea what he’s talking about when he tweeted that Amazon “are putting many thousands of retailers out of business”, somebody with experience running one of…

S&P Futures Rebound From Tech Wreck, But 10Y Yield Breaks Key Support

Following yesterday’s violent and unexpected equity selloff, driven by a so-called “tech wreck” as the FANG+ index dropped by 5.7%, the most on record, and stood on the edge of a key support line precipice… … this morning, global stocks are predictably lower across the…

California Town Defies Jerry Brown, Opts Out Of “Sanctuary State” Law

A suburban Southern California town has rebelled against California’s so-called “sanctuary” law (SB-54) designed to protect illegal immigrants from deportation by limiting cooperation between local law enforcement and federal immigration authorities.  The Los Alamitos City Council voted 4-1 after over two hours of heated testimony from…

Citi Asks A Striking Question: We All Know How This Ends, So Why Are We So Slow To Price It In?

Earlier today, we showed that on the 9th anniversary of the so-called “bull market”, central bank balance sheet accounted for over 40% of global GDP, amounting to no less than $21 trillion. That in itself, should explain why the “most hated bull market” of all…