Author: Charles Hugh Smith

The Path to Impeachment

The Path to Impeachment by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds What constitutes an impeachable offense? Yesterday in The Internecine Deep State Conflict Moves to Stage Two I suggested that the conflict was heating up, a move confirmed by...

Our National Madness

Our National Madness by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds Fakery and trickery are not solutions; they are a form of self-delusional madness that destroys the nation’s ability to face reality squarely and choose real solutions, no matter how...

Forget the Bogus Republican “Reform”: Here’s What Real Tax Reform Would Look Like

Forget the Bogus Republican “Reform”: Here’s What Real Tax Reform Would Look Like by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds The point is to end the current system in which billionaires get all the privileges and financial benefits of...

Beat the Crowd

Beat the Crowd by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds Just to state the obvious: you don’t have to agree with everything I write here to support Of Two Minds, nor do I expect you to–differences of opinion on...

The Fetid Swamp of Tax Reform

The Fetid Swamp of Tax Reform by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds The likelihood that either party will ever drain the fetid swamp of corruption that is our tax code is zero, because it’s far too profitable for...

Where are Europe’s Fault Lines?

Where are Europe’s Fault Lines? by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds Beneath the surface of modern maps, numerous old fault lines still exist. A political earthquake or two might reveal the fractures for all to see. Correspondent Mark...

Our Culture of Rape

Our Culture of Rape by Charles Hugh Smith – Of Two Minds These are the poisoned fruits of a neofeudal system in which power, wealth and political influence are concentrated in the apex of the wealth-power pyramid. Stripped of pretense,...