Obama-era program to fight kleptocrats’ favorite tool is working better than anyone guessed

For years, the American luxury real estate market has been a favorite place for kleptocrats from around the world to stash their fortunes. From the Iranian government to Equatorial Guinea’s despotic first family to ousted Haitian dictators, regimes ransacking their domestic populations have long hidden their…

Canadian Boycott of US Travel & Products Due to Trump

–As tensions continue to rise between the US and Canada, a Canadian effort to boycott American products and travel to the US is growing http://www.newsweek.com/because-donald-trump-canadians-boycott-refuse-buy-us-products-cancel-vacations-977467 https://www.nbcnews.com/business/travel/tourism-u-s-down-trump-took-office-costing-4-6-n840326 -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin:…

BREAKING: Trump Threatening Total Destruction of American Economy

–Donald Trump threatens the total destruction of the American economy by suggesting ending all trade with American allies around the world http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2018/06/trump-threatens-to-end-all-trade-with-allies.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt -Follow David on…

Trump threatens to ‘terminate NAFTA’ if there isn’t a new deal

President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to “terminate” the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) if he is not able to reach a trade deal at the G7 Summit. “Now, if we’re unable to make a deal, we’ll terminate NAFTA,” Trump told reporters. “We’ll have a better deal. If…

STATEMENT: CAP Economist Michael Madowitz on the May 2018 Jobs Report

Washington, D.C. — Michael Madowitz, an economist at the Center for American Progress, released the following statement today after the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released the Employment Situation figures for May 2018: The U.S. Department of Labor reports the economy added 223,000 jobs in May, with the…

A transgender woman has died in ICE custody

Roxsana Hernandez, a 33-year-old transgender Honduran woman who was part of the Central American migrant caravan in late April, died of pneumonia complications at a hospital in New Mexico on May 25 while in the custody of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Hernandez fled…