South Africa’s real gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 51% in the second quarter, down from a revised 1.8% quarter-on-quarter contraction recorded in the first quarter, extending the economic recession into its fourth quarter. Nearly 91% of ind…
South Africa’s real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased by just over 16% between the first and second quarters, resulting in an annualised growth rate of ‑51%. This has extended the economic recession into its fourth quarter.
Here, on this Labor Day weekend, unofficially concluding the strangest summer in history, we reprint an article acknowledging the American worker. In real terms, he has barely budged a jot in 40 years. But why? Today we grope for answers, and ponder his future. Will automation put him permanently to pasture?
The Minerals Council South Africa has implored President Cyril Ramaphosa and law enforcement authorities to act urgently against those within government, business and other citizens who have looted public funds, incluing those intended to alleviate the…
Big Tech corporations exert more power than ever, and are only getting stronger. Today Charles Hugh Smith shows you why we’re all “serfs on Big Tech’s platform plantations.”
Martians — and Warren Buffet — are wrong about gold… Gold is the money of freedom… Why do men still toil extravagantly to wrest gold metal from stingy earth?