Stella McCartney Campaigns to Ban the Use of Fur + More Fashion News

It was a busy week within the trend world. In line with her enduring deal with sustainability, Stella McCartney delivered her Fall 2021 lineup with a fantastical presentation of modern animals. Additionally aiming to make the way forward for trend a bit of greener, Allbirds […]

Defending Populism?

The Spring issue of Regulation contains my review of an interesting book by historian Donald Critchlow, In Defense of Populism. In his view, the different waves of left-wing and right-wing populism in America were useful social movements. A few short excerpts from my review: [Critchlow] […]

Africa in the news: COVID-19, Côte d’Ivoire, and energy updates

By Tamara White, Leo Holtz, Mary Blankenship COVID-19 circumstances surge in Africa, and Tanzania takes steps to hitch COVAX Reported COVID-19 circumstances are surging throughout Africa, with greater than 20 international locations experiencing a rise in week-over-week case rely by over 20 %. On June […]

Five Year Inflation Breakeven, S&P500 and the Dollar

The S&P 500 dropped 1.3% on Friday; many accounts attributed the drop to Fed statements indicating a faster accelerated pace of rate hikes (especially Bullard’s comment), presumably in response to prospects for higher than previously anticipated inflation. Interestingly, market indicators on Friday are not supportive […]

Bonus Quotation of the Day…

… is this recent tweet by Jeffrey Tucker: You know what is a greater scandal than the possibility of a lab leak? Lockdowns. Comments Original Article

Some Covid Links

Wall Street Journal columnist Barton Swaim – inspired by Notre Dame law professor Carter Snead – discusses the inhumanity of lockdowns. A slice: Physical presence is what governmental authorities snatched from people, especially from the vulnerable, during the pandemic. Some of those interventions were necessary, […]

Death Penalty

QUESTION: What’s your view on the demise penalty. The Biden administration requested to reinstate the demise penalty which appears to be a contradiction to all the things else they stand for. WQ ANSWER: This complete situation of the demise penalty appears to be based mostly […]

These Brands Are Putting Genderless Clothing at the Forefront of Fashion

Style (with a capital F) is notoriously resistant to vary. In any case, it was (sadly) only some years in the past that family manufacturers made an try and diversify their casting, prolong their measurement ranges, and present menswear and womenswear collections on the identical […]

Quotation of the Day…

… is from pages 198-199 of Maverick, Jason Riley’s splendid 2021 intellectual biography of the great Thomas Sowell: Most analyses of social and economic intergroup differences focus on the immediate surroundings in which people live. Sowell’s writings exposed the limitations of that approach. He concluded […]

3 Black-Owned Beauty Retailers We’re Shopping as Alternatives to Amazon

In honor of Juneteenth, we’re taking cues from the #NewBlackFriday initiative, which inspires buying Black-owned companies to your product and repair must tactically handle systemic financial inequality. We’re devoted to this trigger throughout each our trend and sweetness verticals, and whereas we encourage you to […]