“With VIX futures several points below their historical average, a several point move would not be a tail scenario.”
“Many of the unfair ‘opportunity hoarding’ mechanisms used by the upper middle class have racist origins â€“ exclusionary zoning, legacy preferences, for instance â€“ and now serve to entrench class positions, as well as racial gaps.”
“As a professor who researches and teaches courses on the health effects of race, racism and inequality, I can assure you that the presidentâ€™s defenders are wrong. TrumpÂ isÂ a racist.”
Tillerson stunned a handful of senior administration officials when he called the president a â€œmoronâ€ after a tense two-hour long meeting in a secure room at the Pentagon called “The Tank,” according to three officials who were present or briefed on the incident.
“No, no, no. Then we know what weâ€™d be doing. Weâ€™d be scheduling immediate hearings in Congress about the worst domestic terrorism event since 9/11. Then Donald Trump would be tweeting every hour â€œI told you so,â€ as he does minutes after every terror attack in Europe, precisely to immediately politicize them.”