We Need a More Resilient American Economy

Editors note: Sen. Rubio is at the forefront of industrial strategy. We need a “Made in America 2030” strategy to counter Chairman Xi’s “Made in China 2025”. With a sensible industrial policy, workers will take precedence over short-term corporate gain. [Marco Rubio | April 20, 2020 | NY Times] Americans are a resilient people. We…

Report: American Companies Are Leaving China

Editors note: COVID will cause the China decoupling trend to massively accelerate.    The coronavirus COVID-19 that originated in China may be the last straw that finally has triggered American companies to exit China. In the Global manufacturing consulting firm Kearney’s seventh annual Reshoring Index released on Tuesday, co-author Patrick Van den Bossche writes: [Hank…

Time to practice social distancing from CCP

Editors note: This article is very well done. Miami: It’s time to practice social (and economic and political) distancing from Patient Zero of the Covid-19 outbreak, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). [Cleo Paskal | April 4, 2020 | Sunday Guardian Live] This global disaster has one origin, the nature of the CCP. I’ll explain. Some…

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. Settles with FTC, Agrees to Stop Making Overly Broad and Misleading ‘Made in USA’ Claims about Houseware and Furniture Products

Editors note: This is big because it’s the first time that the FTC has issued a financial penalty against a company for false “Made in USA” claims. Home products and kitchen wares company Williams-Sonoma Inc. has agreed to stop making false, misleading, or unsubstantiated claims that all of its Goldtouch Bakeware products, its Rejuvenation-branded products, and…