Trade War

Bitcoin Is a Weapon for Free Speech in the Face of Government and Corporate Censorship

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>The latest skirmishes in the bruising trade war between the U.S. and China have led to the unlikely politicization of the NBA. But how did the views of a basketball executive become such a political football? And what does China’s ideological commitment to censorship say about the value of free speech and …

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Market Update: Economists Envision Global Recession While Crypto Prices Soldier On

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Last week cryptocurrency prices bounced around after a majority of coins dropped in value on August 21. Today on August 26, digital currency markets have gained around 1.52%, gathering $4 billion since the initial slump. Despite the volatility, cryptocurrencies have consolidated and a few speculators believe a breakout is on the cards …

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Currency War Erupts as US and China Bring Out the Big Guns

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>What started out as a trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies is now a full-blown currency war as the U.S. and China bring their big guns to the battlefield. The impact on the global financial markets was immediate and severe, driving up safe-haven assets as ordinary people fear losing the …

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Trump announces more tariffs on goods made in China

Sponsored Links Michael Macdonald / EyeEm via Getty Images The US plans to add more tariffs to Chinese imports starting September 1st. President Donald Trump made the announcement on Twitter, stating the nation would impose a 10 percent tariff on $300 billion worth of Chinese goods, in addition to an existing 25 percent tariff on …

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Crypto Market Outlook Downgraded to ‘Uncertain’ in New SFOX Volatility Report

The current outlook for the cryptocurrency market has been downgraded from mildly bullish to uncertain, SFOX’s latest volatility report concluded on June 6. While the report acknowledged that crypto prices recovered substantially last month, the authors described overall sentiment is at a tipping point — and warned it was unclear how much of the growth is due to …

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