Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Morning Journal-The perverse logic of our 'war on terror'


Economics

This Week’s Data


April factory orders fell 0.6% versus expectations that they would be unchanged.

Other

Weekly gasoline update (short):
http://advisorperspectives.com/dshort/updates/Gasoline-Update.php

Real disposable income per capita is not improving (medium):
http://advisorperspectives.com/dshort/updates/DPI-Monthly-Update.php

Global banks are cutting lending (short):
http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2012/06/bis-quarterly-review-global-banks-cut.html

Politics

Domestic

International War Against Radical Islam


The perverse logic of our current war on terror (medium):
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/barack-obama-drone-warrior/2012/05/31/gJQAr6zQ5U_story.html