Category: Geopolitics

Patrick Barron: The Greek Crisis and the Impossibility of the Euro

Patrick Barron: The Greek Crisis and the Impossibility of the Euro

from MisesMedia Jeff Deist and Patrick Barron discuss European integration, which pits creditor nations like Germany against hapless debtors like Greece under the yoke of the Eurozone. With the Euro operating as a political project rather than a real currency,...

Elizabeth Warren: The 14 Trillion Dollar Scam and the Unfinished Business of Financial Reform

Elizabeth Warren: The 14 Trillion Dollar Scam and the Unfinished Business of Financial Reform

by Jesse, Jesse’s Cafe Americain 1. Financial Institutions should not be allowed to cheat people through confusing and complex products, or just plain lying about credit cards and mortgages. 2. Financial Institutions should not be allowed to use taxpayers to...

New World Currency Backed By Gold Revealed

New World Currency Backed By Gold Revealed

from The Alex Jones Channel As many are increasingly coming to terms with the ‘obvious failure of fiat currency’, the inevitavble question arises “what next?” Earlier this year, we discussed the possibility of a Chinese- or Russian-currency backed by gold,...

Max Keiser Interviews GoldCore’s Mark O’Byrne

Max Keiser Interviews GoldCore’s Mark O’Byrne

by Mark O’Byrne, GoldCore – Gold price has been flat but interesting developments bubble under the surface – Emergence of new tech is undermining existing banking cartel and will make owning and trading gold easier – Gold price my rise...

Guess What Happened The Last Time The Chinese Stock Market Crashed Like This?

Guess What Happened The Last Time The Chinese Stock Market Crashed Like This?

by Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse Blog The second largest stock market in the entire world is collapsing right in front of our eyes.  Since hitting a peak in June, the most important Chinese stock market index has plummeted by...

Greece is Not the Euro’s Real Problem

Greece is Not the Euro’s Real Problem

by John Rubino, Dollar Collapse Though it might yet drag on for weeks, months or even years, Greece’s drama can end in one of only two ways: Continued austerity which consigns its most vulnerable 50% to an endless “capital D”...

Brexit, Grexit and Now Auxit? Petition Sparks Austrian EU Referendum Debate

Brexit, Grexit and Now Auxit? Petition Sparks Austrian EU Referendum Debate

from Sputnik News First it was all about a potential Brexit from the EU, while recently attention has turned to the possibility of a Grexit. But now there is talk of another rebellion with Austria to debate the possibility of...

LEAKED: How the Biggest Banks Are Conspiring to Rip Up Financial Regulations around the World

LEAKED: How the Biggest Banks Are Conspiring to Rip Up Financial Regulations around the World

By Don Quijones, Wolf Street It’s almost impossible to keep anything secret these days – not even the core text of a hyper-secret trade deal, the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA), which has spent the last two years taking shape...

GREECE SENDS LETTER TO THE TROIKA AND THEY REFUSE TO DEAL UNTIL AFTER THE REFERENDUM/MICHAEL SNYDER WARNS OF THE COMING SHADOW BANKING DESTRUCTION/POOR USA AUTO SALES

by Harvey Organ Good evening Ladies and Gentlemen: Here are the following closes for gold and silver today: Gold: $1169.50 down $2.50 (comex closing time) Silver $15.55 unchanged In the access market 5:15 pm Gold $1168.60 Silver: $15.57 Before we...

Greece’s referendum

TDC Note – If you don’t like the rules or they no longer fit “the game”, change them! Anyway you slice it, accruing to the rules set forth by the IMF, Greece has defaulted on their payment. This, according to...

Good On You, Greece—–But Don’t Waver Now (Part 2)

Good On You, Greece—–But Don’t Waver Now (Part 2)

Part I >>> by David Stockman Contra Corner Yesterday the embattled Greeks delivered still more body blows to the rotten regime of Keynesian central banking and the crony capitalist bailout state to which it is conjoined. By defaulting on its IMF loan, walking away from the troika...

COMING SOON TO AMERICA: GREEK PENSIONERS LEFT WITH … NOTHING

COMING SOON TO AMERICA: GREEK PENSIONERS LEFT WITH … NOTHING

by Jeff Berwick, Dollar Vigilante So far, in Greece, the hardest hit have been pensioners. As Bloomberg reports, “On the third day of capital controls, a few dozen pensioners lined up by 7 a.m. at a central Athens branch of...