Category: Corruption

Cheerleading the Apocalypse

Cheerleading the Apocalypse

“Politicians,” Paul Rosenberg writes on the Freeman’s Perspective blog, “walk into public events with lists of points to make and phrases to use in making them.  “These points and phrases have been chosen based upon scientific testing. They gather focus...

Bank of England Holds Off On Additional QE, But For How Long?

Bank of England Holds Off On Additional QE, But For How Long?

by Nathan McDonald The markets are disappointed. It was expected that the Bank of England would usher in a new wave of Quantitative Easing (QE) at its most recent meeting, yet this was not the case. Mark Carney has surprised many...

War Is Coming And The Global Financial Situation Is A Lot Worse Than You May Think

On the surface, things seem pretty quiet in mid-July 2016.  The biggest news stories are about the speculation surrounding Donald Trump’s choice of running mate, the stock market in the U.S. keeps setting new all-time record highs, and the media seems...

Helicopter Money——The Biggest Fed Power Grab Yet

The Cleveland Fed’s Loretta Mester is a clueless apparatchik and Fed lifer, who joined the system in 1985 fresh out of Barnard and Princeton and has imbibed in its Keynesian groupthink and institutional arrogance ever since. So it’s not surprising that she was out flogging—-albeit downunder...

The Dow And The S&P 500 Soar To Brand New All-Time Record Highs – How Is This Possible?

The Dow And The S&P 500 Soar To Brand New All-Time Record Highs – How Is This Possible?

The Dow and the S&P 500 both closed at all-time record highs on Tuesday, and that is very good news.  You might think that is an odd statement coming from the publisher of The Economic Collapse Blog, but the truth is...