Politics

It Gets Ugly in Brazil

From Wolf Street, by Wolf Richter, The price of corruption. In a stunning deterioration, the unemployment rate in Brazil spiked to 12.6% in the rolling three-month period through January, a record in the new data series going back to 2012, according… Read More ›

Fight of the Century 

Source: InternationalMan.com, by Jeff Thomas In March 1933, the Enabling Act was passed by the Reichstag, Germany’s parliament. Its purpose was to provide Chancellor Adolf Hitler with the ability to bypass the Reichstag. It allowed him (amongst other measures) emergency powers to… Read More ›