SEC Wants to Make Private Investing More Attractive

  Public companies--those that have their shares of stock traded on public exchanges, such as NYSE or NASDAQ--are required to provide a lot of transparency to the investing public, which is thought, according to Congressional hearings in the wake of the stock market crash of 1929, to protect investors and prevent future market hysteria and … Continue reading SEC Wants to Make Private Investing More Attractive

Constitution Upheld: College Professors Can’t Keep Women Students from Defending Themselves Against Attackers.

Remember the old days when women could defend themselves, and did so using the Derringer?  It defies logic why anyone would attempt to prevent a woman from exercising this right.  One can only wonder if Mollie Tibbitts, the Iowa college student recently found murdered at the hands of an attacker, would still be alive if … Continue reading Constitution Upheld: College Professors Can’t Keep Women Students from Defending Themselves Against Attackers.

Starbucks Explained

Recently, companies around the world yielded to demands from China that they remove from their list of destinations Taiwan as an independent country.   They were, instead, told to refer to Taiwan as "China Taiwan" or "China Taiwan Region". For example, Air India has now removed all references to "Taiwan" from its official website. Read that … Continue reading Starbucks Explained