Tom Luongo

Tom Luongo is an independent political and economic analyst based in North Florida, USA

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March 29, 2020
The Monetary Abyss Stares Back and Asks Who’s Next?

Will we take the opportunity handed to us and tighten our belts, demand debt liquidation, corporate bankruptcies and a complete reshuffling of the global capital order?

March 23, 2020
No Respite for the Wicked, Pompeo Unleashed

The lack of humanity shown by America’s diplomatic corps ensures that in the long run the U.S. will be left to fend for itself when the next crisis hits.

March 15, 2020
Putin Unleashes Strategic Hell on the U.S.

Putin understands that a world awash in debt is one that cannot withstand the currency needed to repay that debt rising sharply.

February 25, 2020
Has Erdogan Finally Lost His Center?

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan should call German Chancellor Angela Merkel some point soon to compare notes on how it feels to be trapped between the U.S. and Russia.

February 7, 2020
Did Pelosi Just Tear Up the Fabric of the U.S.?

This primary season will spell the end of the Democratic Party as a viable political construct after this election cycle. Hillary is the stalking horse for the nomination. She’ll lose to Trump.

February 1, 2020
Can Bernie and Tulsi Survive Hillary’s ‘Urge’ to Save the DNC?

Gabbard has burned all the bridges within the DNC she can, proving herself to be a person of integrity in a U.S. political wasteland of charlatans.

January 17, 2020
Let’s Add Salvini’s Return to the Growing List of Europe’s Problems

When you owe the bank a thousand dollars it’s your problem. When you owe the bank a few hundred billion dollars it’s the bank’s problem, in this case, specifically German banks.

January 5, 2020
2019: The Year the Neocons Failed

2019 had in it a number of watershed moments in geopolitics which signal just how close to radical change in the game board we are.

December 8, 2019
As Winter Comes Pipeline Wars Heat Up

There is real fear that Gazprom will walk away from the talks with Ukraine and will wait out the completion of Nordstream 2.

November 19, 2019
The Passion of Second Stringer Donald Tusk

Tusk cannot abide the idea of anyone resisting his vision of a united Europe projecting its bureaucratic nightmare on the rest of the world.