• Germany has experienced a political earthquake—elections last Sunday saw huge victories for far-right parties—showing just how radically Germany is changing because of the migrant crisis.
• Vladimir Putin shocked the world this week by pulling out of Syria—declaring Mission Accomplished. And there’s a lot of evidence to show, He’s right!
• A prominent bond-fund manager says that negative interest rates are our finance economy’s last, dying gasp!
• We’ll also talk about NATO training to deploy nuclear arms against Russia—Iran’s involvement in 9/11—a terribly wasteful American military project—folks in Japan who are concerned about Donald Trump—a former Soviet citizen who isn’t impressed with Bernie Sanders—and North Korea’s new 70-day work week!
All this and much, much more.