The Pentagon’s ‘Long War’ Pits NATO Against China, Russia and Iran

The Pentagon’s ‘Long War’ Pits NATO Against China, Russia and Iran

by Pepe Escobar, Sputnik News Whatever happens with the nuclear negotiations this summer, and as much as Tehran wants cooperation and not confrontation, Iran is bound to remain — alongside Russia — a key US geostrategic target. As much as...

Rick Rule Reacts To Wednesday’s Fed Announcement

Rick Rule Reacts To Wednesday’s Fed Announcement

from Kico NEWS Rick Rule joins Kitco News following Wednesday’s Fed announcement to give viewers his take on the latest central bank drama. Rule also shares his latest thoughts on the gold market and comments on Sprott Asset Management’s recent...

Massive fire ‘dangerously close’ to Chernobyl plant: Just 3 miles from nuclear waste

Massive fire ‘dangerously close’ to Chernobyl plant: Just 3 miles from nuclear waste

from ENENews Official: “Risks are high” — Evacuations underway — Experts: “Smoke is heavily contaminated… could see dispersion of very significant component of original radiation”; “Capable of spreading great distances” Reuters (emphasis added): Forest fire threatens Ukraine’s Chernobyl nuclear zone…...

The War on Cash: Transparently Totalitarian

The War on Cash: Transparently Totalitarian

by Nick Giambruno, International Man George Orwell once wrote “If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face—forever.” Not exactly a cheery thought, and one I don’t agree with. While the forces pushing for...

ECB May PULL the PLUG on Greece Causing the Banks to Fail and the Euro to Tumble!

ECB May PULL the PLUG on Greece Causing the Banks to Fail and the Euro to Tumble!

from The Money GPS Greece has a lifeline which is known as the ELA. Since the new government has been put in place, this ELA has been the only factor which has kept the Greek system alive. The ECB has...

Options trader bets millions on speedy gold spike

Options trader bets millions on speedy gold spike

by Lawrence Lewitinn, CNBC The greenback’s retreat has sent money piling into gold. Now one trader is making a massive bet that bullion will rally more in the next couple of months. Since testing 12-year highs back on March 13,...

JADE HELM’S SILVER LINING

JADE HELM’S SILVER LINING

by Dave Hodges, The Common Sense Show I used to lament the fact that 98% of the mainstream media is owned by only six corporations. A decade ago, we all knew that the media was controlled, but the public would laugh...

GFMS Q1 update confirms China as world No. 1 gold consumer

GFMS Q1 update confirms China as world No. 1 gold consumer

by Lawrence Williams, MineWeb If one is happy to take GFMS figures as providing a consistent ranking on global gold demand figures (although some would dispute them) we should be able to rest the argument as to which country –...