Operation “Destroy Putin” Hits a Wall, as Russian Economy Returns to Growth

Operation “Destroy Putin” Hits a Wall, as Russian Economy Returns to Growth

by Mark Chapman, Russia-Insider Paul Robinson sent me a link yesterday that made me laugh out loud. You remember that scene in “Back to the Future,” when a carload of bullies is chasing Michael J. Fox on an improvised skateboard,...

How Cash Is Being Outlawed

How Cash Is Being Outlawed

by James Corbett, The International Forecaster Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: Louisiana has moved to criminalize cash! That’s right, as you may have read on any number of websites this week, Louisiana’s state legislature has passed House...

The Hillary Doctrine: “We Came, We Saw, They Died”

The Hillary Doctrine: “We Came, We Saw, They Died”

by Wayne Madsen, The News Doctors Those who argue that the so-called “Obama Doctrine” on foreign policy has been amorphous and conflicting, at best, see the prospects of a Hillary Clinton administration as even more damaging to U.S. foreign policy....

Flat Broke, Living In A Moldy Basement And Relying On Food Stamps And Medicaid

Flat Broke, Living In A Moldy Basement And Relying On Food Stamps And Medicaid

by Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse Blog Could you imagine being a single parent and trying to survive in America today on $10.50 an hour?  For a moment, I want you to imagine that you are living in a moldy...

Joe Salerno: Austrian Economics and Crony Academia, Part 1

Joe Salerno: Austrian Economics and Crony Academia, Part 1

from Mises Media In this first installment of a two-part interview, Jeff Deist and Joseph T. Salerno discuss the health and vitality of the Austrian school, the impact of the South Royalton conference, Joe’s relationship with and memories of Rothbard,...

Twilight Zone Economies

Twilight Zone Economies

by Gary Christenson, GoldSilverWorlds News from the financial world becomes more bizarre every day. We are slipping over the edge into Twilight Zone Economies. Consider a few examples: Some European sovereign debt “pays” NEGATIVE interest rates out to ten years...