5 More Signs That The Global Economy Is Heading Toward A Recession

5 More Signs That The Global Economy Is Heading Toward A Recession By Michael Snyder The global economy is already in the worst distress that we have seen since 2008, and it appears that the global slowdown is actually picking up pace as we head into 2020.  And this is happening even though central banks around the world have been cutting interest rates and pumping massive amounts of money into their respective financial systems.  The central bankers appear to be losing control, and it certainly wouldn’t take much of a…

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Black Friday Is Coming, And 48 Million Americans Still Have Holiday Debt From Last Year

Black Friday Is Coming, And 48 Million Americans Still Have Holiday Debt From Last Year By Michael Snyder The biggest shopping day of the year is almost here, and marketers are working hard trying to extract as much money from U.S. consumers as possible.  Unfortunately, it is becoming increasingly difficult to get consumers to open up their wallets, because many of them are already drowning in debt. As a society, we have been trained to think of this as “the happiest time of the year”, and for many Americans the…

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Brace For Impact! The U.S. Economy Is Going Down, And It Is Going Down Hard…

Brace For Impact! The U.S. Economy Is Going Down, And It Is Going Down Hard… By Michael Snyder I have so many bad economic numbers to share with you that I don’t even know where to start.  I had anticipated that the U.S. economic slowdown would accelerate during the fourth quarter of 2019, and that is precisely what has happened.  The Federal Reserve is trying to do all that it can to keep us from officially slipping into a recession, and the federal government is literally spending money as if…

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45 Population Control Quotes That Show The Elite Are Quite Eager To Reduce The Number Of People On The Planet

45 Population Control Quotes That Show The Elite Are Quite Eager To Reduce The Number Of People On The Planet By Michael Snyder At one time, the elite at least attempted to conceal their boundless enthusiasm for population control from the general public, but now they aren’t even trying to hide it anymore. On Tuesday, an alarming new study that advocates global population control as one of the solutions to the “climate emergency” that we are facing was published in the journal BioScience.  This document has already been signed by 11,258…

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More Bad Economic Numbers Put A Huge Dent In The Case Of The Economic Optimists

More Bad Economic Numbers Put A Huge Dent In The Case Of The Economic Optimists By Michael Snyder For a long time, people have been trying to tell me that the U.S. economy is headed for a new golden era.  They insist that the U.S. will be more powerful and more respected than ever before, and that we will see unprecedented prosperity in this nation. But despite extremely wild spending by the U.S. government and exceedingly irresponsible intervention by the Federal Reserve, the U.S. economy has not even had a…

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The Boom Turns Into A Bust — Here are 14 Signs That The U.S. Economy Is Steadily Weakening

The Boom Turns Into A Bust — Here are 14 Signs That The U.S. Economy Is Steadily Weakening By Michael Snyder There should no longer be any doubt that the U.S. economy is slowing down, but most Americans still don’t realize what is happening because the major news networks are completely focused on the endless impeachment drama that is currently playing out in Washington.  And without a doubt that is important, because it threatens to literally rip our entire nation in two.  But meanwhile, economic activity has taken a very…

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What You Think Is Controlled By What You Watch, And What You Watch Is Controlled By The Elite

What You Think Is Controlled By What You Watch, And What You Watch Is Controlled By The Elite By Michael Snyder Why do you believe what you believe?  Some people have a really solid answer to that question, but much of the population never thinks much about deeper questions such as this.  In fact, for most Americans it is simply easier to let others do their thinking for them.  Today, most of us spend multiple hours each day absorbing information through a screen, and most of the content that is…

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Civil Unrest Is Erupting All Over The World, But Just Wait Until The United States Joins The Party…

Civil Unrest Is Erupting All Over The World, But Just Wait Until The United States Joins The Party… By Michael Snyder All over the globe, the mood is turning sour. Anger and frustration are bubbling over, and protests are becoming violent in major cities all across the planet. In some cases economic pain is driving the protests and in other cases political matters are motivating the protesters, and it has been a very long time since we have seen so many angry protests happening all over the world simultaneously. Unfortunately,…

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69 Percent Of U.S. Households “Are Preparing For A Possible Recession”

69 Percent Of U.S. Households “Are Preparing For A Possible Recession” By Michael Snyder Do you believe that a recession is coming?  If so, you certainly have a lot of company.  It turns out that more than two-thirds of all U.S. households “are preparing for a possible recession” right now.  There is a growing national consensus that that U.S. economy is heading for big trouble, and this is causing a lot of people to cut back on spending. In fact, we just witnessed the first drop in retail sales in…

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An “All-Out Blizzard” That Is “Unheard Of For October” Is About To Hit Farms In The Midwest With Up To 2 Feet Of Snow

An “All-Out Blizzard” That Is “Unheard Of For October” Is About To Hit Farms In The Midwest With Up To 2 Feet Of Snow By Michael Snyder Farmers in the middle of the country are about to get hit by what could potentially be the worst October blizzard in U.S. history.  According to USA Today, “the massive size and intensity of this snowstorm is unheard of for October”.  In other words, we have never seen anything like this in the month of October ever before. Such a storm would have…

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