Category: Corruption

Decline of Empire: Parallels Between the U.S. and Rome

Decline of Empire: Parallels Between the U.S. and Rome

Part 1 Like the Romans, we’re supposedly ruled by laws, not by men. In Rome, the law started with the 12 Tablets in 451 BCE, with few dictates and simple enough to be inscribed on bronze for all to see. A...

Crushing Debt Has Taken the Economy Hostage: “Going to Implode. It’s a Certainty”

Crushing Debt Has Taken the Economy Hostage: “Going to Implode. It’s a Certainty”

SHTFPlan Editor’s Comment: Few things are more reassuring than certainty. And one certainty you can bet on is that this house of cards won’t last. How much farther can things be stretched thin? How much more can the world take?...

If We Can’t Be Honest, No Solution Is Possible

Dishonesty wasn’t really a solution, it was simply easier. Scale-invariant refers to a dynamic that functions equally well on the micro-level as it does on the macro-level. (The scientific definition is:”scale invariance is a feature of objects or laws that do...

Look Who’s Frantically Demanding that Taxpayers Stop Italy’s Bank Meltdown

Look Who’s Frantically Demanding that Taxpayers Stop Italy’s Bank Meltdown

By Don Quijones New Opportunities for “America’s Most Corrupt Bank.” It was a perfect gift to a desperate market. All that was needed was a gentle hint that Italy’s troubled banks and their bondholders might not be hung out to dry. A “public...