Russia Still Allowing U.S. to Save Face in Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov hasn’t become the world’s most respected diplomat without cause.  His statement today, carried by Russian news agency ITAR-TASS, leaves open the avenue for a face-saving statement by the U.S. after the bombshell BBC report that it cut a deal with ISIS fighters in Raqqa, allowing them to leave unmolested. "I … Continue reading Russia Still Allowing U.S. to Save Face in Syria

The Foundation of the Next Cryptocurrency Bull Market

Bitcoin is back above $7000 as I write this after an enormous bout of volatility surrounding the failure to implement a protocol upgrade known as “Segwit 2x.” Segwit 2x was designed to improve Bitcoin’s functioning in real world applications. There was a classic pump and dump over the next 48 hours that saw Bitcoin spike … Continue reading The Foundation of the Next Cryptocurrency Bull Market