1. Dittohead not!

    Trump warns countries against doing business with Iran

    Trump warns countries against doing business with Iran Trump is going to unilaterally cut off trade with any nation doing business with Iran. He says.
  2. RNG

    16 Asia-Pacific countries to form trading block

    This too reduces the impact of tariffs. Most countries and leaders realize that free trade or close to it is win-win. A select few, however, don't. This brief is from Axios...
  3. Dr.Knuckles

    NAFTA countries “difficult” and “spoiled”. “Big News” coming for US autoworkers. Its been the plan from Day 1. Threaten to tear up the agreement. Lie about how bad it is. Negotiate same (or worse, who cares?) terms. Lie about how good the new terms are. Claim it was a huge win, massive victory, that only...
  4. J

    There is only one thing that has to be followed in this countries economy.

    That one thing is wage growth, not economic growth, wage growth, not GDP, wage growth and in no way am I referring to the top few percentage points of our population .This part of our economy, if watched seriously ,for any length of time will find out a few things , one that Reagan's trickle...
  5. Eve1

    USA drops down the list of happiest countries on earth

    The United States dropped to 18 after falling from 13 to 14 last year. Helliwell pointed to a worsening health crisis and “declining social capital” relative to other countries on the list. The rankings are based on gross domestic product per person, healthy life expectancy and respondents’...
  6. Darkman

    Terror concerns: Stricter TSA scrutiny of air cargo from five mostly Muslim countries

    Terror concerns prompt stricter TSA scrutiny of air cargo from five mostly Muslim countries CBS News 7h ago Related Coverage Tougher screening for Middle East cargo flights to US From Qatar 2h ago US announces new cargo screening for some Middle East flights BBC News 5h ago...
  7. Amelia


  8. T

    List of countries by Human Development Index

    | Human Development Reports United Nations Development Programme Human Development Reports Should immigration factor this in
  9. cpicturetaker12

    World press tries to translate POTUS' "shithole" countries , some LOL funny

    World press tries to translate POTUS' "shithole" remark (some quite funny) Here are a few of their efforts: ​Morning Mix ‘Countries that are dirty like toilets,’ and other ways Trump’s profanity was translated abroad By Samantha Schmidt January 12 at 6:59 AM (Chris Kleponis/Bloomberg News)...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    Break'g: Trump RANT, why do we only get people from Africa & 'shithole' countries...

    That's what MSNBC claims he said. I'll put it up as soon as available. I mean REALLY, even if he THOUGHT IT, he said it out loud? Could the stable genius not couch it better? How fucking stupid is this man? Trump rails against immigrants from ‘sh*thole’ Africa and Haiti in angry Oval...
  11. Dittohead not!

    Trump didn't know there were so many countries...

    ...must have missed out in geography class. He never ran for office? He must mean before he ran for president, I suppose. and why didn't he know there were a lot of countries in the world?
  12. cpicturetaker12

    DUMBASS Trump to dignitaries--I didn't know there were SO many countries in the world

    Jesus. HOW LOW DID WE GO?? (Take a look at the guy to the left. Humm...) WATCH: Trump tells Japanese dignitaries he never knew there were ‘so many countries’ until he was elected TOM BOGGIONI 06 NOV 2017 AT 11:57 ET President Donald Trump -- Screenshot DON'T MISS STORIES. FOLLOW RAW...
  13. L

    Chechen gay men hopeful of finding refuge in five countries

    Chechen gay men hopeful of finding refuge in five countries - BBC News How can this country sit by and deny these folks asylum? It makes me ill. People wanted to know what Trump could do to help this situation, well- this is it, take these people in.
  14. cpicturetaker12

    Israeli billionaire financier of JARED KUSNER being investigated in 4 countries for..

    BRIBERY of foreign governments and money laundering. 4 different COUNTRIES--simultaneously. How is that possible? Apparently a billionaire Jewish diamond trader loaned money to the KUSHNER FAMILY for major real estate developments in NYC. The Kushner family benefactor who loaned them huge...
  15. Babba

    Happiest Countries in the World 2017

    Wow. According to the alt-right many of these countries have been turned into hellholes by refugees/immigrants. How can they be so happy?
  16. L

    U.S. States Renamed for Countries With Similar GDPs

    March 10, 2017 10:30am by Barry Ritholtz Pretty fascinating depiction of the US economy relative to other countries: U.S. States Renamed for Countries With Similar GDPs - The Big Picture
  17. ptif219

    77% of refugees allowed into U.S. since travel reprieve hail from seven suspect count

    Do not be surprised if some are terrorists Refugees entering U.S. doubled in rate since ruling on Trump travel ban - Washington Times
  18. cpicturetaker12

    "Posit this", could countries reciprocate and NOT let Americans in or OUT...

    ...of other countries. If other countries just 'HALT' travel by us with visas or green cards or military ID's or whatever, traveling to/from/within or enroute, can we leave train stations, ports, airports, etc.? WTF happens?? And isn't this likely?
  19. Babba

    Trump’s Immigration Ban Excludes Countries With Business Ties Isn't that fascinatin'?
  20. G

    Trump to Hasten Plan to Build Border Wall, Ban Entry to People From Risky Countries

    President Donald Trump was set to announce plans to expedite construction of his promised wall along the Mexican border, and was preparing orders banning entry to the U.S. of people from countries deemed risky and suspending the U.S. refugee program, people familiar with the planning said...