Watching the slow-motion destruction of Angela Merkel's political career is something I've looked forward to for a long time. It may finally be here, but her opponents have to move carefully and make all the right moves otherwise Merkel will slither out of her predicament stronger than ever. That said, President Trump's full-court press for … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Germany’s Unrest and Trump’s Aluminum Gambit
With the World Cup in full swing we take some time to discuss the politics surrounding it. Major international sporting events are always opportunities for politicians to act like idiots, using them to further an agenda or subvert a rival. We also discuss where major markets are headed and one possible reason for this week's … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Is the World Cup Geopolitical?
The reports out of Germany point to Chancellor Angela Merkel fighting an internal revolt within her own party from CSU Leader Horst Seehofer. This challenge could topple Merkel's fragile coalition which will, in turn, have serious knock-on effects around the European Union. Trump's pressure campaign along with the shifting tide against Merkel doing Soros's bidding … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Is the End of Merkel Nigh?
We covered a lot of ground last night as President Trump and Kim Jong-un began their historic meeting in Singapore. This was an unqualified good thing to behold. Trump needed to talk to Kim and vice versa. The Korean War needs to officially end. Yesterday's meeting didn't solve that issue, but this is the most … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Italy Closes the Border
I spent a few minutes chatting with Lee Stranahan (@stranahan) and Garland Nixon (@garlandnixon) on their radio show, Fault Lines on Sputnik Radio this morning. We went over the importance of Gazprom and its centrality to so many geopolitical hotspots around the world today. Gazprom is a company with the highest political risk of any stock … Continue reading Interview: Fault Lines – Gazprom and the Hybrid War on Europe
Issues like the Baker vs. the Gay Couple are designed to distract from the core problem and focus on the emotional one used by Progressives to advance a tyrannical agenda. Colorado's anti-discrimination law, while well-intentioned, is fundamentally wrong. It infringes on the rights of property owners to decide who is and who is not their … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – SCOTUS Defends Businesses for Wrong Reasons – Let Them Eat Cake in the EU
Italy has a new government. It looks a lot like the government that President Mattarella vetoed the first time. The long knives are already out on both sides and it looks like the Italians are taking the fight directly to Brussels to reform or die. You can't win a war like this by being passive … Continue reading Gold Goats ‘n Guns Live – Next Stop, Italeave and Upending the EU
Did a 20 minute segment with Lee Stranahan (@stranahan) and Garland Nixon (@GarlandNixon) on their excellent show, Fault Lines on Sputnik Radio this morning. We discussed as much of Italy's troubles as you can fit into that time frame. https://www.pscp.tv/w/1kvJpWbpvEVGE To support more work like this and get access to exclusive commentary, stock picks and … Continue reading Interview: Fault Lines – Making Sense of Italy’s Turmoil