Ever wonder where all these ‘technological advancements’ are heading? Hint: NOT humanity.
America’s trade war with China is blamed for the working class being left behind. It’s a common excuse used by politicians today. They declare a ‘trade war’ because China is taking all of America’s jobs. Find out why its a fallacy.
The Bretton Woods Agreement was a landmark piece of financial legislation passed in the fallout of WWII. Then a new world order was created around the strength of the USD and the short-term gains of a debt-based economy. Although doomed to failure, it did allow American interests to take center stage in a new, globalized financial system.
There is a lot of hypocrisy in American political history. The Civil War had as much to do with business interests as a desire to end slavery, for example. Or take the Federal Reserve. An entity created to stabilize the consumer economy has created a nation built on debt that only serves the interests of the financial sector.