Report reveals 20% cut to pothole funding

Funding to maintain Scotland’s roads has been cut by a fifth over the last seven years, a new report has revealed. Cosla’s Local Government Benchmarking Framework report stated cash invested in roads maintenance to tackle issues like potholes had decreased…

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These 5 Countries Are Killing it in the Battle Against Climate Change

When it comes to climate change, government leaders and politicians must begin to think beyond their term limits and lifetimes. They must ask themselves not how they can serve their voters, but rather how they can contribute to our species’…

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The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is Here: What Now? [Video]

What if the world we knew was subtly being replaced with a new one? Would we notice immediately, or would it only be evident in hindsight? According to the World Economic Forum, the “Fourth Industrial Revolution” is here. It’s a…

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AT&T vice chairman Ralph de la Vega to retire end of 2016

Thaddeus Arroyo, head of AT&T Mexico, will move into de la Vega’s spot as the head of international and business operations.

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[KR1002] Keiser Report: Restoring Faith in Capitalism

We discuss restoring faith in capitalism with executive pay curbs as the ‘let them eat cake’ of the neoliberal era. In the second half Max continues his interview with Lyle Estill, president and co-founder of Piedmont Biofuels and author of…Read…

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A Disintegrative Winter: The Debt and Anti-Status Quo Super-Cycle Has Turned

How would you describe the social mood of the nation and world? Would anti-Establishment, anti-status quo, and anti-globalization be a good start? How about choking on fast-rising debt? Would stagnant growth, stagnant wages be a fair description? Or how about…Read…

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Lorde Teases New Music in Birthday Facebook Message to Fans!

Lorde is teasing her brand new album in a note written to fans on her Facebook. The singer turns 20 years old today and on the eve of her birthday, she took to Facebook to share lots of thoughts –…

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Bernanke Blew It Big-Time: He Should Have Raised Rates Three Years Ago

It is now painfully obvious that Ben Bernanke blew it big-time by not raising rates three years ago when the economy and markets enjoyed tailwinds. The former Federal Reserve chairperson, who has claimed the mantle of savior of the global…Read…

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The Federal Reserve Has Created an Unprecedented Disaster for Pension Funds

If I had to choose one single institution and one single individual most responsible for the weak, putrid and unbelievably corrupt oligarch-controlled U.S. economy, I would choose the Federal Reserve and Ben Bernanke. The central planners at the Fed have systematically funneled trillions…Read…

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Opportunity Amongst The Entrails Of European Banks

In a misguided and desperate attempt to fight the headwinds of deflation (a byproduct of unsustainable debt which the market has been trying to unwind for the past decade), central bankers have manipulated markets with a range of tools. This ranges from a…

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