How to invest when politics goes schizophrenic

by Lowell Ponte -- For most of America's history, we have been governed by two political parties of one mind. Both Republicans and Democrats were mostly practical, centrist and pro-capitalist. Even liberals more…

Totally de-voted

by Lowell Ponte -- "It's a power grab for the American people," said Representative Zoe Lofgren of California, a progressive Caucus member who last week helped ram through House passage of H.R. more…

The 2020 election: A choice, not an echo

by Lowell Ponte -- America used to practice centrist, two-party politics. The object of the game for both parties was to capture the center. What defined America's political center was that if more…

Elizabeth Warren joins presidential warpath

by Lowell Ponte -- "Our fight is for big structural change," said Senator Elizabeth Warren (D.-Mass.), announcing last Saturday that she is running for president. Her goal, she said, was to "take more…

Billionaire rules

by Lowell Ponte -- According to self-described socialist Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D.-N.Y.), 540 Americans should not be permitted to exist. America is "immoral," she says, for letting anybody be one of these more…

The progressive pander to the press

by Lowell Ponte -- The state of New York should "make assaulting the press a felony," tweeted its leftist Governor Andrew Cuomo days ago. "Journalists must be protected from the threat of more…

The new politics of advertising

by Lowell Ponte -- Gillette, whose razors shave a large share of the men in America, just issued a controversial commercial that accuses many of its customers of poisoning our society with more…

The progressive panic over Trumpzilla

by Lowell Ponte -- President Donald Trump continues to be the progressive left's worst nightmare, what the classic movie "Forbidden Planet" foresaw as a "monster from the id," created by their own more…