Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Saudi Arabia Warns Trump against Banning Oil Imports

Cheap oil pushes Saudi Arabia into further budget cuts. Saudi Arabia is cautioning President-elect Donald Trump against carrying out a threat to cut off American purchases of the kingdom's oil.

Cuba For Sale - People & Power

People & Power investigates the recent economic changes and the effect of property ownership on Cuba's communist legacy.


Are Executives Being Paid Excessive Amounts? - BBC Newsnight

Sam Bowman, Executive Director of the Adam Smith Institute and Mariana Mazzucato, Professor of Economics from Sussex University, debate executive pay ahead of the government’s green paper.

Friday, 25 November 2016

The Decline of US Mall Culture

The US holiday shopping season has kicked off. Black Friday has traditionally been the busiest retail day of the year and a money-spinner for malls. However, changing consumer habits have cost these malls their profit.

Thursday, 24 November 2016

Happy Thanksgiving!

Wishing all my American visitors, followers, and Twitter followers a VERY HAPPPY AND BLESSED THANKSGIVING

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Who Are the US 1% & What They Do? (2012)

The top one percent of the world financial pyramid is protecting the one percent and they are causing major damage to the 99 percent in the US. The US has been the scene of protests since September 17, when a group of people who have dubbed themselves the 99 percent began rallying in New York's financial district to protest 'corporate greed' and top-level corruption among other instances of social inequality in the United States. US police have used violent methods to disperse or arrest protesters. The movement has now spread to major US cities and other countries, including Australia, Britain, Germany, Italy, Spain, Ireland, and Portugal.