About This Show
After almost four decades in broadcasting, writing, and creating of two major online publishers, Alec Hogg is South Africa's best known financial journalist. Financial reporter of the year at age 23 (in 1983) he was honoured by his industry 30 years later with a lifetime achievement award. In 2016 he followed countrymen Elon Musk and Trevor Noah into the bigger stage. moving to London as part of the strategy of globalising his business. The Rational Perspective podcast is his regular look at people in the news in a half hour aimed at other curious human beings who, like Alec, believe a day without a discovery is a day that's been wasted.
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Trump's "Mini Me", new US economic tsar Larry Kudlow, accuses China of thievery, cheating but says "No Trade War"
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Such is the competition for airtime between American television pundits that they learn early on that he who shouts loudest gets best heard. And with a decade and a half of hosting a TV show, Donald Trump's new economic tsar Larry Kudlow is an expert in the art of media over-talk. In a fascinating but disconcerting interview, Kudlow shows he intends promoting the soundbite approach so favoured by his new boss, to justify the White House's aggressive stance towards the world's most populace nation which he accuses of systematic cheating and thievery.
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