I think any small investor in the market has taken their life in their hands. In an age of algorithm computer trading, rampant dishonesty and corruption, small investors strike me as being as vulnerable as baby bunnies. Because of that view I don’t spend a lot of time following markets in detail. But I do maintain a general overview, and the number of articles in the financial press sounding a klaxon, as this one d! oes, are growing in frequency. I have chosen this one because it is a compendium of the others. I think we need to take this seriously.
Doomsday Poll: 87% Risk of Stock Crash by Year-end
PAUL B. FARRELL – MarketWatch
We are never going to reverse the country’s decline until we are willing to tell ourselves the truth about ourselves. Here’s what I mean. Click through the to see the charts that accompany this report.
Big Lie: America Doesn’t Have #1 Richest Middle-Class in the World… We’re Ranked 27th
LES LEOPOLD – AlterNet (U.S.)
The evidence against glyphosates — a poison found in Roundup and other weed killers is insinuating itself literally into our tissues. The implications of this are only now beginning to be considered, and none of the news is good. Note that this is a European study where glyphosates are far less prevalent than they are in the U.S. No one has done the American study. Why is that do you think? And, of course, Monsanto says there’s no problem.
Weed Killer Glyphosate Found in Human Urine Across Europe
ANNE SEWELL – Digital Journal