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“Black [American] Homeownership Drops to All-Time Low”

“While Hispanic homeownership rate is on the rise, the black homeownership rate has fallen 8.6 percentage points since its peak in 2004, hitting its lowest level on record in the first quarter of this year, according to census data…” https://www.wsj.com/articles/black-homeownership-drops-to-all-time-low-11563183015Continue reading

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[Economy] “Consumer confidence drops to lowest level since September 2017”

“The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index tumbled to 121.5 in June, dropping from a downwardly revised reading of 131.3 in May and snapping three consecutive months of improvements. June’s results missed consensus expectations for a reading of 131.0, according to Bloomberg-compiled data, … Continue reading

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“The government is threatening big tech — and the market just took notice”

“Investors were most concerned about Facebook and Google parent Alphabet on Monday, sending shares of each down more than 6%. Amazon dropped more than 4.6% and Apple slid 1%. In total, they lost about $130 billion in market value and … Continue reading

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“…IQ rates are dropping in many developed countries…”

“People are getting dumber. That’s not a judgment; it’s a global fact. In a host of leading nations, IQ scores have started to decline. Though there are legitimate questions about the relationship between IQ and intelligence, and broad recognition that success depends … Continue reading

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Good News: “Victory against Monsanto! Costco drops Roundup and ALL glyphosate-based weedkillers…”

“In a major victory against the world’s most evil corporation, warehouse giant Costco has decided to pull from its store shelves not just Roundup but all weedkiller and herbicide products that contain Monsanto’s deadly glyphosate chemical, which has been shown … Continue reading

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“US weekly jobless claims drop to the lowest level since 1969”

“The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits dropped to a more than 49-year low last week, pointing to sustained labor market strength despite slowing economic growth. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted … Continue reading

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Good News: “[U.S.] Chicago Police Department Says Murders Down 30 Percent, Shootings Down 17 Percent Through March “

“Murders and shootings in Chicago are down during the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period last year, according to the latest Chicago Police Department statistics. New numbers released by the Chicago Police Department showed murders are down … Continue reading

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