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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: 2nd Paris Report

Howell Hurst 2020 Presidential Election, American News, Defining Trump, Economy & Finance, Europe, People Politics, Poverty, Presidential Election, Refugees, Trump

January 1, 2020 . . . New Year’s eve day in Paris was very cold, but sunny and clear. Today, it is warmer, but overcast with no sun. I wonder is this some sort of omen for 2020? The New York Times International Edition’s headlines since I arrived imply a similar forecast. December 24:“Ransomed at… continue reading »