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Econ/Fed/Wall St./Bailouts/Biz

“Columbia Sportswear employees to receive regular pay as CEO cuts own salary

Trump Bails Himself Out?

The Fed Can’t Fix What’s Broken

We Cannot Save the Free Economy by Destroying It

People Responsible For The World’s Food Supply Are Starting To Get Sick

Boeing’s Bean-Counter Culture And The Bailout Of Mass Financialization

Destroying The Economy Is Not A Social Policy

“Unprecedented Decline” – The Collapse In World Trade Is A Once In A Generation Shock

Mortgage Bankers Ask SEC to Save Them From Wave of Margin Calls

How Soon Will You Get Your Coronavirus Stimulus Check?

“There’s No Gold” – COMEX Report Exposes Conditions Behind Physical Crunch

Texas company looking to dock stimulus money

You can be ‘practically stealing’ quality stocks now

Oil Plummets to 17-Year Low

Fictional Reserve Lending

After Receiving $25 Mil Bailout, JFK Center Stops Paying Musicians

He said it in 1987 and in 2008 — now he’s saying it again: You’ll never see better bargains in the stock market

Relief Package Includes Billions For Boeing And Airlines | WBHM 90.3

Major airlines urge U.S. Treasury to disburse assistance quickly

Dollar strength exposes cracks in Asian emerging-market debt

GOP Rep. Rogers: ‘The Economy Is Going to Roar Back by Fall’

Surviving Globalism and Losing Factory Culture

Sen. Kennedy: People Upset at ‘Spending Porn’ in Latest Stimulus Bill

Politics

Leon Fresco’s Top 10 Points for USCIS

ICE halting most immigration enforcement

The Pace At Which COVID-19 Is Changing

Trump Authorizes DOD to Order National Guard Troops to Active Duty

Rhode Island Gun Control Bills Stall over Chinese Coronavirus

Propaganda Of Terror And Fear

Programmer under oath admits computers rig elections

West Faces “Social Bomb” As Pandemic Sparks Unrest Among Poorest

Charles Hurt: Doddering Joe Biden Unfit to Lead in Time of Crisis

German State Finance Minister Found Dead

Russia To Close All Borders

NPR Station Is Censoring Trump

A Roadmap To Reopening: Scott Gottlieb Lays Out Next Steps In National COVID-19 Response

Coronavirus

Virus-Stricken Countries Beg for Help

Sacked Infosys Techie sent to police custody for posting…

U.S. Coronavirus Deaths Hit 2,000 After Doubling

Coronavirus claims the life of Jefferies Group CFO Peg Broadbent

Wife of Prime Minister Trudeau Recovers

Sweden Says Elderly Can Be Given Lower Priority, But Not Illegal Migrants

David Geffen Mocked for Announcing He’s ‘Avoiding’ Virus Aboard Mega Yacht

Mayor Grants NYPD Power To Issue Fines Up To $500 For Failing To ‘Social Distance’

NRA, 2nd Amendment Foundation Sue CA over Closures

Detroit Auto Show Canceled, Center to be Used as Hospital

L.A. Moves Homeless to Rec Centers as Data Shows Indoor Transmission 19X Likelier

Michigan Man: Trump Helped Me Recover — Guv Whitmer ‘Sentencing People to Death’

French Official Says Quarantine Should Not Be Enforced In Migrant Areas

Plunging into remote learning, families find stress

Meanwhile, In India

India’s abrupt lockdown sparks scramble for food and medicine

Footage Of Indian Police Beating Lockdown Violators Goes Viral

India: Police Beat People with Sticks for Violating Curfew

India’s air travel industry jolted by COVID-19, in danger of insolvency

India’s lavish weddings feeling pinch

Lockdown-free Singapore has ‘social distancing’ down to a science

Positive retests raise questions about virus remaining in body

Philadelphians Ignore Stay-at-Home Order During Coronavirus

Wondering Why There’s Such A Shortage Of Masks? Ask The FDA!

Passengers on ‘Death Ship’ Plead for Rescue as Virus Strikes

How Long Will America’s COVID-19 Lockdown Last? Here’s What The Patterns Suggest

Elon Musk Says “Many Doctors Are Not Treating Patients” Due To Fear Of COVID-19

U.S. extends guidelines to end of April

Japan

Japan to ban entry from United States, China, S Korea

Japan comedian Ken Shimura dies after coronavirus infection

In Photos: Silent Tokyo

Saitama governor: Avoid travel to Tokyo

Questions raised over Tokyo’s infection spike after Olympics delay

Japan struggling to get a grip on social distancing

Abe rival says Japan should have banned China visitors earlier

Japanese hotel bookings suffer 90% drop over coronavirus: survey – Nikkei Asian Review

Multinationals woo Japan’s foreign students

Japanese MBA students plummet in US as companies skimp on tuition – Nikkei Asian Review

Japanese job hunters hitch their wagons to China Inc – Nikkei Asian Review

Toyota to stop all plants in Europe, Russia

North Korea fires projectiles toward Sea of Japan

New flight routes over Tokyo

China

No, China will not get away with rewriting history

British Govt Furious Over China’s Virus Lies, ‘Reckoning’ Expected Post-Pandemic

The West Needs To Wake Up To China’s Duplicity

Xi Jinping: China to Expand Pharmaceutical Monopoly

Chinese Hackers Undertake Largest Cyber Espionage in Recent Years Amid COVID-19 Panic

China unveils fresh IP proposal to present ‘new internet architecture’

China unveils fresh IP proposal to present ‘new internet architecture’

World slips into pandemic-induced hibernation as China awakens

Students try to flee UK by chartered plane for ‘safer’ China

Coronavirus Curbs Chinese Student Mobility, Hitting Western Business Schools

4 Ways China Gains from the Coronavirus

China’s Playbook For Deflecting Coronavirus Blame Onto The U.S. Could Be Working Exactly As Planned | Zero Hedge | Zero Hedge

China Suffers Economic Double-Whammy

Wuhan’s virus patient numbers manipulated for Xi

More Evidence China Is Lying

Coronavirus sheds light on China’s ‘propaganda machine’

Coronavirus gives China more reason to employ biometric tech