Author Archives: Brad Jackson

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Hong Kong Explodes with Protests Over Beijing’s Expanded Rule

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Dean Cheng to discuss the growing protests in Hong Kong, why Beijing is getting increasingly nervous about the demonstrations and what this means for the future of Hong Kong.

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Ex-Cons Get Priority Over Truly Needy in Medicaid Expansion

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Archambault to discuss a new video detailing Medicaid handouts to ex-cons, why this crowds out the truly needy and if the Obama Administration knew this would happen when under Medicaid expansion in ObamaCare.

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Hong Kong Unrest Could Shake Financial Markets

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the unrest in Hong Kong, its potential impact on world financial markets and a gold ATM.

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Stealthy F-22 Fighter Makes Combat Debut in Syria

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the F-22's combat debut in Syria, America's next generation fighters and what future threats U.S. air-power may face.

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Fifty Years of a Failed War on Poverty

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Robert Rector to discuss the War on Poverty 50 years after it began, the astonishing amount of taxpayer money that has been spent on the various programs and why the official statistics have barely budged.

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The Rise of Crown Government in America

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by F.H. Buckley to discuss his new book on crown government in America, the rise of executive power in Washington and why parliamentary systems may have more freedom than the American model.

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Rm. 478: How the City of Brotherly Love is Stealing Their Citizens’ Property

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by CJ Ciaramella to discuss the abusive civil forfeiture process in Philadelphia, innocent victims whose property was seized and how the abusive actions benefit the DA and police.

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Chinese Alibaba Dreams of Toppling Walmart

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the big Alibaba IPO, why you can't believe their numbers and their dreams of overtaking Walmart.

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Scots Stay in the U.K. and Alibaba Comes to Wall Street

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Scottish vote for independence, Alibaba's IPO and if it may be their foothold into America.

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Scots Head to the Polls to Vote on Independence

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Emma Elliot Freire to discuss today's big independence vote in Scotland, how 16 and 17 year old kids came became eligible to vote and what a breakup of a 300 year long union would look like.

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NFL Tries to Rebound from Poor Handling of High Profile Abuse Cases

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Zerkle to discuss the NFL's inconsistent response to Ray Rice's domestic violence video, Adrian Peterson's indictment for child abuse and if the NFL risks losing female fans as a result of the recent abuse allegations.

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ISIS and Their Western Recruits

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Shikha Dalmia to discuss the westerners that ISIS has recruited, what their numbers say about modern liberalism and what further American involvement in the Middle East will do to ISIS recruitment in the West.