Category: Economy

Can Evil Be Defeated

by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts John W. Whitehead is a constitutional attorney. As head of the Rutherford Institute he is actively involved in defending our civil liberties. Being actively involved in legal cases, he experiences first hand the transformation of...

Dangerous Illusions Of Prosperity

Dangerous Illusions Of Prosperity

by Dave Kranzler, Investment Research Dynamics Two days ago the temperature in Denver hit 80 degrees.  It felt like the middle of summer. This morning looked like this: About 6 weeks ago the The Denver Post ran article that was...

The Greek Tale Of Death By Debt——Condensed Version

The Greek Tale Of Death By Debt——Condensed Version

by Constantin Gurdgiev, Contra Corner Ever since the October 2009 when the Greek Government finally faced up to the bond market pressures and admitted that its predecessor has falsified the national accounts, the euro area has been unable to shake...

“The Mother of All Bubbles” in Stocks and Bonds: Bank CEO

“The Mother of All Bubbles” in Stocks and Bonds: Bank CEO

by Wolf Richter, Wolf Street The first quarter was hot across the Eurozone. The euro has gotten purposefully crushed by the ECB’s currency war. QE, first promised then implemented, became all the rage. And stocks surged: the Stoxx Europe 600...

The End of American Domination

The End of American Domination

by Jeff D. Opdyke, The Sovereign Investor It goes that a wolf, in one of Aesop’s fables, was passing through a pasture and came upon some shepherds in a hut dining on a haunch of mutton. The wolf approached and...

Short on Cash, “Poor Americans Ending Up in Modern-Day Debtors’ Prison” Over Traffic Fines

Short on Cash, “Poor Americans Ending Up in Modern-Day Debtors’ Prison” Over Traffic Fines

by Mac Slavo, SHTFPlan.com For ages, those who were too poverty-stricken to pay judgments and other outstanding debts were locked up, and forced to work it off under prison labor, along with the cost of incarceration. But it fell out...

Dr. Chris Martenson & Chris Waltzek

from Radio GoldSeek Summary: Dr. Martenson from PeakProsperity.com says despite their Herculean efforts, central bankers and their Fed colleagues cannot print prosperity. Despite unprecedented, negative interest-rate monetary policies, global growth remains lackluster. Dr. Martenson differentiates between good / bad debt...

This Could Be A Game-Changer For The U.S.

by Dave Kranzler, Investment Research Dynamics Israel applies to become founding member of China development bank (The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank) – The Telegraph UK The U.S. Government has unsuccessfully tried to pressure its vassal lapdog allies against joining China’s AIIB....

What Will The Death Of The Great Bakken Oil Field Look Like??

What Will The Death Of The Great Bakken Oil Field Look Like??

by Steve St. Angelo, SRSrocco Report Very few Americans realize just how bad the domestic energy situation will become in the next several years.  While U.S. shale oil production has surged over the past five years giving Americans a false...

A WORLD WITHOUT THE WELFARE STATE

A WORLD WITHOUT THE WELFARE STATE

BY DR RICHARD M. EBELING, The Cobden Centre We live in an era in which few can even conceive of a world without the welfare state. Who would care for the old? How would people provide for their medical needs?...

Valuing gold – USD FMQ Update

Valuing gold – USD FMQ Update

TDC Note – Alasdairs’ formula demonstrating the volume of currency/credit/debt in the system compared the volume of gold available is one of the best ways to understand the true value of gold and silver. Gold and silver are monetary metals...

Money Laundering Vatican, Europe and The Middle East

Money Laundering Vatican, Europe and The Middle East

from Boom Bust GoDaddy, the web-hosting and domain registration site (known as much for its racy commercials as its actual business), went public on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday. After pricings its initial public offering at $20 a...

Full Definition of INSANITY

by Bill Holter, Miles Franklin Full Definition of INSANITY 1:  a deranged state of the mind usually occurring as a specific disorder (as schizophrenia) 2:  such unsoundness of mind or lack of understanding as prevents one from having the mental...