R.I.P. Hong Kong

As Beijing brings the once-thriving, free city to heel, the West does nothing.

Paul McCartney’s Gratitude

The world’s leading rock star breaks the mold by counting his blessings.

Kamala Harris Is No Moderate

Joe Biden’s vice-presidential pick is a self-serving and dishonest politico.

Colleges Attempt To Impose “No Parties, No Trips” COVID-19 Rules For Fall 

Colleges Attempt To Impose “No Parties, No Trips” COVID-19 Rules For Fall 

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 06:30

Even after big names like Harvard announced “online only” classes through the Fall semester, many colleges and univer…

New Study Finds Potential Reason Why COVID-19 Occurs Less In Children

New Study Finds Potential Reason Why COVID-19 Occurs Less In Children

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 06:00

Authored by Paula Liu via The Epoch Times,

The reason COVID-19 occurs less frequently in children could be due to the lac…

Alleged ‘Jihad Bride’ Mother-of-Nine Back in UK Living on Welfare, Says ISIS Suspects ‘Oppressed’

A British-German dual national accused of becoming a ‘jihadi bride’ in Syria is back living in Britain and living on benefits, claiming that ISIS suspects are “the oppressed people”.

There Are Now Less Than 3,000 US Listed Companies And Over 7,000 Global ETFs

There Are Now Less Than 3,000 US Listed Companies And Over 7,000 Global ETFs

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 05:30

ETFs used to be touted as a great way to gain exposure to the stock market. But now, thanks to fee-hungry issuers, …

Migrant Attacks Police, Brags Judge Will Do Nothing

A migrant arrested after attacking police in Rome continued to make threats against officers while in custody, boasting that judges would not do anything to him.

The Fiscal Centralization Of Europe Will Not End Well

The Fiscal Centralization Of Europe Will Not End Well

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 05:00

Authored by Colin Lloyd via The American Institute for Economic Research,

One of the side effects of the corona pandemic has been a new, …

In Spain & Italy, Cash Is Still King

In Spain & Italy, Cash Is Still King

Tyler Durden

Wed, 08/12/2020 – 04:15

Most Europeans still cling to physical cash while, as Statista’s Katharina Buchholz notes, nations in Asia have embraced cashless payments the most.

This …