Category: Politics & economics

current state of the world, economic theory

Under house arrest

Just in case you missed the fun from Boris’s martial law cast: Boris Johnson plunged the UK into coronavirus lockdown tonight – ordering the closure of all shops selling non-essential goods as well as playgrounds and churches. Gatherings of more…

What do you know of finance?

Clearly, this is not for those in the game, more for us amateurs: 1. What are derivatives? 2. How are SDRs used and by whom? 3. Are all dividends income payout? 4. What does macroeconomics track? 5. What is ‘shorting’?…

The crash?

Those in the game themselves usually don’t give much away, perhaps sites like this: https://www.mytradingskills.com/signs-stock-market-crash … do know but how can a layman tell? Amateurs like myself who might have a brain but little financial acumen therefore are not sure…

Wokeness – the bane of humanity

Usually later than anyone else, The Blaze, but still – this is worth a look: Italian virologist says political correctness doomed his country’s coronavirus response – Florence even launched a ‘Hug a Chinese’ Day initiative after Trump announced China travel…

Prepare all the same

The first thing to understand in anything worthwhile being discovered or uncovered is that the person is going to have a grating manner, at least at times and in some ways – Alex Jones, Katie Hopkins, the Donald himself, all…