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  • Why Natural Gas Prices Collapsed

    Authored by Nick Cunningham via, U.S. natural gas prices have collapsed since the end of winter, even as inventory levels remain below average levels for this time of year. Henry Hub prices spiked in the fourth quarter of 2018 due to record levels of demand, cold weather, and historically low inventories. But prices remained elevated, over $4/MMBtu, for only a brief period of time. Production continued to soar, so traders were not overly concerned about market tightness. As...

    Zero Hedge
  • Why North Korea Won the Handshake Summit

    Sukjoon Yoon Security, Asia Trump's visit to the DMZ greatly benefited Kim. On June 30, 2019, President Donald Trump, accompanied by Chairman Kim Jong-un of North Korea, crossed the border at Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ). In doing so, Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to step onto North Korean soil. Also present was South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who is keen to help mediate between America and North Korea in hopes of reviving the denuclearization talks which...

    The National Interest
  • Who was who at Trump’s social media summit

    The invitees to Trump's social media summit included James O'Keefe, Diamond and Silk and a host of mainstream Republican politicians.
  • Who Trump should have invited to his 'social media summit'

    The actual list of invitees suggests the event will largely serve as a platform for rightwing conspiracy theorists and bigots The White House on Thursday will host a meeting of some of the rightwing internet’s loudest voices – and worst trolls. Donald Trump’s so-called “Social Media Summit” was announced in late June amid unsubstantiated but persistent allegations by the president that major social media platforms are biased against members of the Republican party. While the administration has...

    the Guardian