global financial market strategist
Global-policy advisor to many hedge funds; founder and editor of the International Economy magazine and author of The World is Curved: Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy
President Obama will likely propose another huge investment of public money in private banks and brokerages houses. The mismanagement that caused them to collapse has made them very…
Feb. 5, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
Big chunks of America's biggest banks are now owned by the taxpayers and, with billions more bailout money to come, they're going to own more.
Feb. 5, 2009from To the Point
President-elect Obama said today that America's economic crisis is " no accident of history ." He decried "an era of irresponsibility" from Wall Street to Washington. But he said…
Jan. 8, 2009from Which Way, L.A.?
Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke says people cannot afford to live near where they work right now, so the country needs more federal funding for affordable housing, but it should…
Jun. 19from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump on the National Climate Assessment: “I don’t believe it.” Now he’s ordered federal agencies to downplay evidence-based predictions.
Jun. 3from To the Point
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra hit a milestone recently: He's now sued the Trump Administration more times than the Texas Attorney General sued the feds during Barack…
Jun. 14from KCRW Features
Congress is investigating misconduct alleged by the Mueller report. White House lawyers are rejecting every subpoena.
May. 16from To the Point
The federal government may have to stand trial for violating the rights of young people.
Jun. 10from To the Point
“Supreme Revenge” describes increasingly bitter battles over the highest court in the land. It’s the title of a Frontline documentary featuring Reagan, Obama and Trump.
May. 30from To the Point
Abortion is legal under federal law, but Red State Republicans are making it hard for women to exercise their constitutional right to choose.
Jun. 7from To the Point
Well, you can try.
Jun. 5from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Hollywood's triumph in the global culture wars is a serious cause for concern at a time in which conglomerates and uniformity reign, argues French scholar Violaine Roussel.
May. 24from Scheer Intelligence