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The Tariff See-Saw (Part 2)

The see-saw goes up (Trump imposes tariffs); the see-saw goes down (Clinton pushes “free trade”). But the Tariff See-Saw has been going on longer than this. (Background: The Tariff See-Saw, Ersjdamoo’s Blog, July 15, 2018.) Previous to 1839 the “Free … Continue reading

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The Tariff See-Saw

Results are piling up several months into the Trump administration’s aggressive rollout of tariffs on imported products, reports NPR. “And not all of them are negative.” [1] In the 1990s, the Clinton administration was proclaiming the glories of free trade … Continue reading

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Russian Indictment Surprise

The release of an indictment against a dozen Russians, alleged officers in the GRU, came as US President Donald Trump was meeting with Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. [1] It was the New Moon at Windsor Castle, foreseen in the … Continue reading

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Calm Before the Storm

It is the calm before the storm today, 7/11, one day before the New Moon of July 12th, which arrives at 2:48 UTC (9:48 pm central time). Going by UTC time the New Moon arrives July 13th (Friday the 13th), … Continue reading

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Before There Was Q

“… no I never heard them singing, before there was Q.” Before there was Q, there was B. B first appeared in Harper’s Weekly in 1860. Thereafter, in 1862, he felt called upon to reveal all, he says, due to … Continue reading

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Thomas Jefferson, Conspiracy Theorist

The “hireling scribblers of the English press said little, and knew less,” wrote Thomas Jefferson to the Marquis de Lafayette on February 14, 1815. Long before President Donald Trump discovered fake news, Jefferson was already alluding to it. (Background: Impose … Continue reading

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Impose Tariff On Justin Bieber

Retaliatory tariffs on yoghurt and whisky have been imposed by Canada. Will President Donald Trump up the ante? If he does, a 25 percent tariff on the products of Canadian singer Justin Bieber is urged. Tensions with Canada date back … Continue reading

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