Deja vu as Germany seeks ‘reparations’ on UK in Brexit treaty negotiations

In 1919 the Allied Powers of Britain, France, Italy, and the United States imposed huge war reparations on the country of Germany in putting the blame on them for starting the continental battle that would be known as World War I. And now almost 100 years later, Germany is seeking to reverse the tables and demand their own reparations against the UK for seeking the leave the European Union and the Maastricht Treaty.

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China and Japan both blink from President Trump’s unorthodox foreign policy

As Mexico, Australia, the European Commission, Iran, China, and even Germany are quickly finding out, Donald Trump is not the type of cool, calm, and collected diplomat that they have been able to run roughshod over in the White House for the past 8 to 24 years.  In fact, as one former Australian National Security Adviser acknowledged yesterday, Trump has made everything assumed of America in the past null and void.

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Sorry liberals, but most Arab Americans and Muslim majority states don’t care about Trump’s new immigration ban

Perhaps the biggest irony regarding last weekend’s Executive Order signed by President Trump in which he ordered a temporary ban on incoming visitors and refugees from certain Middle Eastern states, was that the majority of protesting and outrage came from people who actually have no skin in the game when it comes to the vetting of foreign individuals.

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With the government finally addressing fiscal policy for first time in 8 years, the ball is now back in the Fed’s court

One of the primary reasons why the Federal Reserve has become so powerful in the last two decades is because the Legislative and the Executive Branches of government have passed the buck of fiscal responsibility over to the hands of the central banks.  In fact, following the taxpayer funded bailout known TARP, the long-time Senator from New York publicly told the central bank it was their time to ‘get to work’.

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