Category: Liberty & Freedom

Why There’s No Political Fix

by John Rubino, Dollar Collapse Tuesday’s markets really liked hearing that Greece’s new “radical-left” leaders had, once in office, backpedalled on their demand for debt restructuring. Now they apparently just want the country’s unmanageable debt to be rescheduled. See Hopes...

Euro-revolt?

from RT Euro-revolt! First Greece and now maybe Spain. Grassroots democracy from the left appears to be making a comeback in Europe. This is interesting in itself because the political right is doing the same. Can Europe’s elitist political status...

Why Greece Must Repudiate Its “Banker Bailout” Debts And Exit The Euro

Why Greece Must Repudiate Its “Banker Bailout” Debts And Exit The Euro

by David Stockman, Contra Corner Now and again history reaches an inflection point. Statesman and mere politicians, as the case may be, find themselves confronted with fraught circumstances and stark choices. February 2015 is one such moment. For its part,...

The Great Recession and Its Looming Aftermath

by Marc Faber, Daily Reckoning In retail, wholesale, leisure, and hospitality,” Derek Thompson explain in the December 3, 2014, issue of The Atlantic, “real wages have fallen more than 10 percent since 2007. To be clear, this doesn’t mean that...