Usher's News & Analysis, Feb. 9, 2020


160 Nations Ban These Weapons. The U.S. Now Embraces Them.

The article states that Chris Matthews has hosted the "Hardball" TV show since 1994. He still doesn't know the difference between democratic socialism on one hand and the Soviet Union, Cuba, and Vietnam on the other: sad but no surprise.

When discussing a possible Bernie Sanders presidency, MSNBC's Chris Matthews ranted about hypothetical executions in Central Park under Castro

While U.S. advocates and local politicians struggle to get their first public banks chartered, Mexico’s new president has begun construction on 2,700 branches of a government-owned bank to be completed in 2021, when it will be the largest bank in the country. At a press conference on Jan. 6, he said the neoliberal model had failed; private banks were not serving the poor and people outside the cities, so the government had to step in.

Mexico’s President AMLO Shows How It’s Done