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Economy & Finance

FROM MY CORNER: The Hot Business of The Presidency

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, Corporate Avarice, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Presidential Election, Trump

A business colleague advised me to take a subscription to the Wall Street Journal recently, I did so. It contains mostly the same Associated Press news as all newspapers, all the top “breaking news” stories, plus a lot about how well or poorly various mammoth international corporations are faring financially It does not, however, spend… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: How Wall Street Steals Black Homes

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Economy & Finance, Racial Abuse, Racism

The June 11, 2020 edition of The New York Review of Books describes exactly how the U.S. Federal Government has collaborated with the Real Estate Industry to deprive racial minorities of their homes.  The article is a review of the book, “Homewreckers: How a Gang of Wall Street Kingpins, Hedge Fund Magnates, Crooked Banks, and… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Our Culture War

Howell Hurst Economy & Finance, People Politics

It is incontestable that the USA is engaged in a Culture War. What I define as a Culture War is the Liberal and Conservative perspectives of ideologies so singularly self-serving as to have become the DNA’S of their individual existences. If we step back from this Culture War and strive to view each of their… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: Navigating Our of Our Pandemic

Howell Hurst American News, Corporate Avarice, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Humans, People, People Politics

What we need now is Time. Time to carefully assess our situation and figure out how to work ourselves out of it without causing further extended and expanded disruption to our lives. This demands we insure the priority that 100% of all people keep housed and fed and medically served. Here is what I suggest…. continue reading »