By Kit Daniels
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1,000 points on Monday amid a huge decline in Chinese stocks and a global sell-off.
The drop was the Dow’s biggest since 2008 and even though the index recovered some of the losses, the Dow was still down over 400 points as of late morning.
By Daniel Taylor
As published in New Dawn Magazine (July-August edition)
“…As regards the powers manifested in the aeroplane or the wireless, Man is as much the patient or subject as the possessor, since he is the target both for bombs and for propaganda… From this point of view, what we call Man’s power over Nature turns out to be a power exercised by some men over other men with Nature as its instrument.” – CS Lewis, The Abolition of Man, 1943
A strange world is emerging from crises both engineered and natural. Economic turmoil has resulted in even more concentration of wealth. Tensions between governments and their constituents are reaching an explosive crescendo. Meanwhile, a technological revolution is happening that threatens to reshape humanity forever.
By GREGORY KATZ
Ilias Mathes has protection against bank closures, capital controls and the slashing of his pension: 10 goats, some hens and a vegetable patch.
By Michael Snyder
As we move toward the second half of 2015, signs of financial turmoil are appearing all over the globe.