Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Posted by Lambert Strether at 6:55 am |
Discussing why the left in Latin America lost power, starting with Brazil.
The distress at traditional retailers has been made much worse by private equity asset stripping rendering them fragile.
Why America’s belligerent posture towards North Korea needs to be taken with a fistful of salt.
Today’s Water Cooler: TPP, NAFTA, Shattered, DCCC University, manufacturing, retail and real estate, iron and coal, H1Bs, immigration, LSD
Republicans use obscure 1996 law to roll back midnight rules. Federal courts are soon likely to consider its limits.
Newspaper Owned By Fracking Billionaire Leaks Memo Calling Pipeline Opponents Potential “Terrorists”
States such as Oklahoma and North Dakota lead the way in repressing protest over pipeline and fracking activities.
The Democrats so can’t stand Sanders’ refusal to change his policies that they are undermining their own “Unity Tour” with press attacks.
Over 2000 former SolarCity workers allege labor violations, like denying overtime pay and bathroom breaks, as well as shoddy installations.
Hope to see you at our meetup this Friday!
Posted by Yves Smith at 5:00 pm |
The focus on FCPA violations continues the DoJ’s smoke and mirrors enforcement policy, ignoring more serious corporate crime.
Famine has hit several African countries. This may be a harbinger of climate change’s future severe impact, particularly on the world’s poor.
Posted by Yves Smith at 6:55 am |