The “follies” of Russia’s pivot to China

by Mister Unknown, The Saker Recently, there has been no shortage of  highly pessimistic   commentaries   published  &  republished , pointing out the supposed ” follies ” of Russia’s eastern pivot, by highlighting this year’s  decline  in Sino-Russian trade, China’s stock market volatility, and its  supposed  economic “weakness”. The conclusion implied by these articles is...

One Man Against the ‘Monster’

One Man Against the ‘Monster’

by John W. Whitehead, Rutherford You gotta remember, establishment, it’s just a name for evil. The monster doesn’t care whether it kills all the students or whether there’s a revolution. It’s not thinking logically, it’s out of control.”—John Lennon (1969) John...

“PEAK MANIPULATION”

by Andy Hoffman, Miles Franklin Today’s “genius du jour” is Jeffrey Gundlach – who has been marketed as the new “Bond King,” for simply having been lucky enough to be the “least dirty shirt” amongst a sea of mediocre portfolio...

Silver Prices and HFT

Silver Prices and HFT

by Dr. Jeffrey Lewis, Silver-Coin-Investor This is part of an ongoing series describing silver “Electronic Price Discovery versus the Fundamental Reality”.  In this discussion, we go a little deeper with HFT and algorithm trading,   – and its impact on...

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Permanently Locking In The Obama Agenda For 40 Percent Of The Global Economy

The Trans-Pacific Partnership: Permanently Locking In The Obama Agenda For 40 Percent Of The Global Economy

by Michael Snyder, End of the American Dream We have just witnessed one of the most significant steps toward a one world economic system that we have ever seen.  Negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership have been completed, and if approved...

A Liquidity Crisis Hit The Banking In September

A Liquidity Crisis Hit The Banking In September

by Dave Kranzler, Investment Research Dynamics Something occurred in the banking system in September that required a massive reverse repo operation in order to force the largest ever Treasury collateral injection into the repo market.   Ordinarily the Fed might...

This Has Become Routine

by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts In his comment on the mass shootings at the Oregon community college, President Obama said: “This has become routine.” So have police shootings of unarmed and unresisting Americans. So have numerous other undesirable and deplorable...

Silver Leads & Gold Follows

Silver Leads & Gold Follows

by Stewart Thomson, Silver Seek When combined with rate cuts, QE becomes a deadly deflationary cocktail. Banks have no incentive to make loans, and T-bonds become the asset of choice. The T-bond money is squandered by governments, and money velocity implodes. The...

Failure to Launch

by Peter Schiff, Gold Seek The popular belief that the U.S. economy has been steadily recovering has endured months of disappointing data without losing much of its appeal. A deep bench of excuses, ranging from the weather to the Chinese...

What The World’s Biggest Money Managers Are Thinking Right Now: “Holy Crap!”

What The World’s Biggest Money Managers Are Thinking Right Now: “Holy Crap!”

by Mac Slavo, SHTFPlan.com While stability is a major talking point of the Federal Reserve and US government officials, those who are in the know understand that the economy is teetering on complete and utter disaster. Job losses continue to mount, stocks...

Just Try and Take Our Guns Mr. President,This Is America’s Line In the Sand

Just Try and Take Our Guns Mr. President,This Is America’s Line In the Sand

by Dave Hodges, The Common Sense Show All discussions with regard to gun ownership begin and end with the Second Amendment. The views of President Obama on this issue are irrelevant to any discussion about private gun ownership. Amendment II...

Clinton unveils Gun Control Plan: Ban ‘Assault weapons’ Sue Gun Companies out of Existence

by Robert Richardson, Off Grid Survival Using last week’s tragic shooting in Oregon, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton is seizing on the tragedy to promote her gun-control policy, should she be elected. Clinton’s gun-control proposal, announced at a campaign rally today in New Hampshire, calls for banning...

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Here Comes the Quarterly Charade

by Adam English, Outsider Club Summer is over, October is here, and that can only mean one thing for the stock market. It is time to hype and spin everything. With less than three months left in the year, the...

This Is How Close US And Russian Jets Are To A Dog Fight Above Syria

This Is How Close US And Russian Jets Are To A Dog Fight Above Syria

by The Tyler(s), ZeroHedge With Russia now effectively controlling the skies over Syria and with the US chiding Moscow for “targeting” America’s CIA-trained proxy armies, everyone is anxious to know how long it will be before NATO’s F-16s have an...