Global Markets and Currency Trends Briefing: 9/6/16

Global Markets and Currency Trends Briefing: 9/6/16 by Samuel Taube, Investment U Research Team Tuesday, September 6, 2016 Market Trends This week saw a number of jarring changes on the world economic stage. Some should ultimately be good news for investors... Others, not so much. Brazilians said tchau to former President Dilma Rousseff... South Korea’s monolithic shipping firm Hanjin declared bankruptcy... and the Nigerian economy - the largest in Africa - took a turn for the worse. The causes of all three events have been building for some time now. Let’s start with the scandal in Brazil... Brazil Gets a New President, Impeaches Rousseff You have to give the country credit. Brazil did an impressive job with the Olympics this summer, in spite of everyone’s doubts. But now the spotlight is off of them. And ..

YouTube Strips Politically Incorrect Videos of Revenue: “Controversial Subjects Like War, Tragedy”

This article was written by Paul Joseph Watson and originally published at Editor’s Comment: This is chilling. More subtle than other forms of censorship, this Google/YouTube policy is stripping away the honest debate about some of the most important and controversial topics that are going on in our world. How can people not be allowed to discuss – or especially to criticize – the failed and flawed policies that are dragging us to war? How can it be OK for Secretaries of State an..

Are You Prepared to Use Your Gun For Real? “Would You Freeze Under Pressure?”

This article was written by Daisy Luther and originally published at her site. Editor’s Comment: There is no scenario more tense than one in which you might have to use your gun – a real life, life-or-death threat – in which you will have to distinguish between bad guy, innocent bystander and which situations you are justified in firing in order to defend yourself or others. While everyone hopes that situation will never arise, it is important for all gun owners to prepare for ..

Not Wealthy Enough To Meet Skyrocketing Rates, “Middle Class Is Being Crushed By Obamacare”

This article was written by Michael Snyder and originally published at his Economic Collapse blog. Editor’s Comment: This insurance scam – enforced essentially at gunpoint – is absolutely devastating to the those paying out of pocket, who are forced to meet ridiculous premiums, or the threat of a rather significant fine. Michael Snyder makes a great point that is true not only for Obamacare, and its colossal injustice, but for post-collapse America in general. The middle class is not wealthy e..