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Comments Off on 10 Years After the 2008 Financial Meltdown, How Has Capitalism Performed for Humanity?

FEE.ORG – Last month marked 10 years since Bear Stearns collapsed and was purchased by JPMorgan Chase. Having lost billions of dollars in subprime mortgage investments, Bear Stearns’ price declined from $30 per share to $2. The shocking news sent the global stock markets tumbling. The financial meltdown of 2008 and the subsequent economic downturn […]

Comments Off on ‘Black People Don’t Have To Be Democrats’

REASON – There’s a fascinating and important story about moribund political alliances playing out adjacent to the spectacle of rap god Kanye West controversially tweeting “love,” if not actual support, for President Donald Trump. One of West’s proteges, Chance The Rapper, initially supported his “mentor” and “big homie” with several tweets, including this one: Black […]