Economic 10 articles

Draconian Michigan Lockdown Approved By Claims Court

An ominous precedent was set when Judge Christopher M. Murray of the Michigan Claims Court acknowledged that the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” orders issued by the state’s highest elected official did “temporary harm to plaintiffs’ constitutional rights,” but nonetheless gave Governor Gretchen Whitmer, a pass, reasoning that ruling against her extreme lockdown measures “would not […]

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US And Australia Unplug Chinese 5G Rollouts

Leaders from the United States and Australia, two leading first-world countries, pushed back against untrustworthy Chinese companies poised to profit from providing high-speed 5G services to their enemies. At issue are concerns over national security – cyberspying. Both countries passed laws to ban commerce with telecommunications companies from the Communist regime. In August 2018, the […]

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Surgeon General Boots Predictive Contagion Model

Last week, Jerome Adams, the Surgeon General of the United States, announced that the federal coronavirus taskforce has turned its back on the “predictive contagion” computer models pushed by international health “experts” — who advised the U.S. government to shut down nonessential services and force unemployed citizens to huddle at home in fear rather than […]

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Spanish Flu Spurred Quarantines In 1918

Speaking of global health crises, did you hear about the Spanish Flu of 1918? Folks don’t talk about it much these days but a deadly strain of influenza broke out in the European trenches during World War I and spread rapidly throughout the world. Ultimately, more people died of the disease than from the War […]

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Your Federal Relief Check Is In The Mail

By the time you read this, you may be holding a $1,000 check in your hand, courtesy Uncle Sam. After only a few days of mass business and school closures, travel bans, and municipal lockdowns, federal lawmakers are scrambling to whip up an economic relief package to help citizens cope with societal disruptions caused by […]

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Coronavirus Proves Preppers Were Right, Not Kooks

“An ounce of prevention” is paying off now for preppers long-scorned by family, friends, and complete strangers as wacky, fringe, anal-compulsive negativists. Well, bad things do happen, as we’re seeing now with the global spreading Chinese novel coronavirus. This previously-unseen infection has been diagnosed on every continent except Antarctica. Now, almost three months after the […]

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China Says Wuhan Virus Curbed, Factories Reopening

President Xi Jinping of China paid a visit to Wuhan, the central city where the novel coronavirus was first identified in late 2019, signaling his confidence that the outbreak is under control. This was the Communist leader’s first trip to the epicenter of the flu-like illness named COVID-19 for coronavirus disease 2019. President Xi announced […]

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Corruption in Washington, D.C. – The Real Culprit

Washington, D.C. loves pork. Every Federal budget contains billions of dollars of pork, but they call them “earmarks.” Pork is legislation that benefits a particular industry, corporation, or special-interest group, that our taxes end up paying for. It’s no coincidence that these industries or special-interest groups contribute large amounts of money to the political campaigns […]

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