Bill Bonner's Diary

Do We Have a “Liberal Bias”?

You don’t need a “liberal bias” to see that Mr. Trump will not “make America great again”...

The Real State of the Union

Borrow! Spend! Print! Do “whatever it takes.” Damn the deficits!

Trump Missed His Last Great Opportunity

Even Mr. Trump, for all his strength of character, couldn’t resist...

The Real Reason the Government Wants You to Drive an Electric Car

Governments typically tell the public that the EV subsidies are for environmental reasons. But that’s not the whole truth…

Should We “Abolish Billionaires”?

In all the discussion of why billionaires are so bad... Nobody in either party dares to suggest the obvious...

Who’s America’s True Enemy?

Where is the “us” worthy of support? Where is the “them” that should be annihilated?...

The Deep State Has Tamed Donald Trump

You don’t expect honest insights in a State of the Union speech. The point is not to enlighten, but...