Category: Economy

How the Fed Fails

How the Fed Fails by Charles Hugh Smith for Of Two Minds The Fed has a binary choice: preserve America’s global hegemony or further enrich the billionaires. You can’t have both. The Fed will fail as a result of two...

Capital Controls Are Coming

Capital Controls Are Coming by Nick Giambruno for International Man The carnage always comes by surprise, often on an otherwise ordinary Saturday morning… The government declares a surprise bank holiday. It shuts all the banks. It imposes capital controls to stop...

Biden Takes the Helm of a Sinking Ship

Biden Takes the Helm of a Sinking Ship BY SCHIFFGOLD Joe Biden was inaugurated on Jan. 20, becoming the 46th president of the United States. And as Peter Schiff put it in his podcast, he took the helm of a sinking...

Confessions of a Deprogrammed Trump Supporter

Confessions of a Deprogrammed Trump Supporter by Matthew Ehret for Strategic-Culture As many people are aware, CNN recently aired a wonderful interview by former Moonie-turned-cult-deprogrammer Steve Hassan giving advice to Americans wishing to deprogram their MAGA-hat wearing loved ones, now...

Robert Lambourne: BIS gold swaps reach another record high

Robert Lambourne: BIS gold swaps reach another record high via GATA By Robert Lambourne Thursday, January 21, 2021 The recently reported December statement of account of the Bank for International Settlements — https://www.bis.org/banking/balsheet/statofacc201231.pdf — discloses that the bank’s use of...

Keynesians going all in

Keynesians going all in By Alasdair Macleod for Gold Money Mainstream economists are celebrating Joe Biden’s election as US President. For Keynesians, the outlook is for a reaffirmation of economic management by the state, and of reflationary monetary policies to...