Investment strategist, Marc Faber tells it like it is... On CNBC. (I think the mainstream news media is finally taking off the rosy lens!)
Now with an 'austerity' budget in the US now, will we see people there get a little restive?
But seriously, the "public activism" taking place around the globe is largely directionless. Desperate populations are merely taking on the most visible symbols of an unsustainable system. It is here that the mainstream news media urgently needs to dig up real facts, educate people about the real issues, and host real experts people who can point out real solutions. Stop with the spin - people are beginning to see through it.
And they'll need to do this quickly. Because things could get very ugly very fast.
A New York cab ride, Part 3432. - I had one of those cab rides this morning, of the sort that make New York New York. Because I take a shared car to and from work, I sit in the front seat ...
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