Author Archives: Danielle Park

Senator Warren: Trade deal needs to be revealed before voted into law

This is absolutely outrageous. What kind of democracy and due process is this? Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke on the Senate floor on May 21, 2015 about the bill she introduced with Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) that would require the text … Continue reading

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Central banks have reflated asset bubbles–now what?

David Stockman offers a good risk overview and summary in this clip. When will reality reprice financial markets? That is the multi-trillion dollar question.  All policy efforts have been focused to date on temporary extend and pretend ideas, none so … Continue reading

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Saudis see solar as next hot commodity

As renewable energy technologies accelerate and the world shifts towards them, status quo energy producers have increasingly been taken by surprise.  A couple of years back, Saudi ministers were publicly asking at climate change summits: “what about us? how will … Continue reading

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Sugar drug freely administered to kids daily

Ever noticed how many people are walking around with sugary drinks in their hands? The picture below gives a sense of the sugar drug being consumed in each.  Then there are all the sugar-heavy coffee concoctions people are hooked on … Continue reading

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Are IPO’s for suckers? Of course!

Initial Public Offerings (IPO’s) are for insiders and early investors who bought low to cash out by selling high to the retail crowd while the brokers make eye-watering commissions in the process.  Tom Keene’s comments here that this is “a … Continue reading

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Financial suicide: enriching and protecting felons

It is quite simple: punish actors not faceless corporations and follow the chain of command up to the highest paid executives and their legal and accounting advisers. We did this following financial fraud epidemics in the 1930′s, 1980′s and to … Continue reading

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