Americans Refuge In "Matrix Of Rackets" Is Failing

Authored by Howard Kunstler via, You might not know it, given all the ambient noise of the moment, but beyond the torments of news and propaganda there is still something called the nation. It’s more than just .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2017

Trump Is Failing on His Biggest Promise to Americans: Jobs

Donald Trump said he'd be the "greatest jobs president God ever created," but that does not appear to be happening......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 1st, 2017

We"re Failing to Fully Support Americans with Disabilities, But There"s Hope

The Americans with Disabilities Act is not just about people with disabilities; it’s about society at large. Ensuring equity, access and inclusion is a shared responsibility......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 30th, 2017

Congress Grills Intelligence Chiefs Over Americans Spied On Under Expiring NSA Powers

Lawmakers went after intelligence community leaders in the Senate Wednesday for again failing to provide Congress with an estimate of the number of Americans incidentally caught up in broad National Security Agenc.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJun 8th, 2017

Retirement-age Americans are failing this financial literacy quiz

Less than 1% earned an A and only 5% got a B......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2017

Lindsay Lohan Urges Trump-Putin-Erdogan Meeting To Solve Global Refugee Crisis (No, Seriously)

With "Hillary flunkies" proclaiming holier-than-thou perspectives on the president, after failing in their efforts to urge Americans not to vote for Trump, some 'so-called' celebrities are choosing not to "o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 11th, 2017

Why the political mainstream keeps failing America"s workers

AP Photo/Evan Vucci Millions of Americans spend every day preoccupied with whether they can make a better life for themselves than their parents did, and whether they can pass on that opportunity to their children. They .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2017

Families of Americans killed by ISIS are suing Twitter for allegedly providing "tremendous utility and value" to the terrorist organization (TWTR)

Thomson Reuters Family members of three Americans killed by ISIS attacks in Belgium and France have sued Twitter for allegedly failing to keep members of the terrorist organization off its platform. The lawsuit.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 9th, 2017

Higher Education Is Failing Older Americans

A new report from the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center bears a bit of good news: college graduation rates are up. Of students starting college in fall 2010, 54.8% have now finished—up 1.9 percentage points from the prior year’s cohort. (.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 8th, 2016

5 bad things good people do with their retirement savings plans

Many Americans don't take full advantage of 401(k) accounts, making mistakes such as failing to enroll in a workplace plan offering a company match......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 18th, 2016

"Fragility Is Everywhere" - The Labor Day Lull Before The "Fraying Culture" Storm

Submitted by Howard Kunstler via, A pleasant lull lies over the land where today fewer people labor honestly - and some labor gruelingly for too little - while a matrix of rackets sustains the illusion that our living arrangements have a futu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 5th, 2016

Americans think racial discrimination is fading, but following the money shows how wrong they are

David Goldman/APMost Americans believe active discrimination is a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 32 min. ago

Americans" wages are growing — but inequality keeps increasing

Mike Hewitt/GettyIn recent decades,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 32 min. ago

Hackers targeted Equifax months before a massive breach that affected 143 million Americans

Hackers accessed Equifax systems months before the credit-reporting agency publicly announced.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider11 hr. 32 min. ago

Alabama Senate Candidate Roy Moore Calls Native Americans And Asian People "Reds and Yellows"

The former judge suggested people need to turn to God......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek11 hr. 32 min. ago

Oil lingers below $50 with refiners slowing, producers hedging

Oil hit a wall again, failing to sustain a rally above $50 a barrel for a third straight session......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral11 hr. 47 min. ago

Who Is Roy Moore? Alabama Senate Candidate Calls Native Americans And Asian People "Reds and Yellows"

The former judge suggested people need to turn to God......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek12 hr. 17 min. ago

REALTORS® Support Tax Reform ‘Done Right’

Tax reform done right could yield savings and simplification that benefits average Americans, but history shows that misguided reforms can pose significant threats to the economy.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismedia14 hr. 17 min. ago

Americans still love eating out. So why are restaurants like Chili"s, BJ"s and Cheesecake Factory struggling?

Chili’s Grill & Bar is going on a diet to fatten its.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes14 hr. 47 min. ago

Russia’s Position On China-Pakistan’s CPEC

The year of 2010 marked the beginning of an age of shifting interest and realignments of power relationships. This matrix of the new age brought the strategic partnership of three key powers which are central to the re.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk16 hr. 17 min. ago

Under Trump, Most Americans Lack Basic Knowledge to Understand Current Events, Study Finds

Only 26 percent could name all three branches of the government......»»

Category: topSource: newsweek17 hr. 17 min. ago