Category: Geopolitics

OIL, COPPER, AND CREDIT

by Bill Holter, Miles Franklin There are two separate subjects to talk about today, one is oil and the other copper.  Oil has been cut by more than half in just six months.  As I speculated last week, I believe someone,...

Video: Market Crash Looming: “Riots Worldwide, Wars, Extreme Volatility… Even Global Depression”

by Mac Slavo, SHTFPlan.com With the debt obligations of the United States at over $118 trillion dollars, it has become obvious that the collapse of our economic powerhouse, starting with the U.S. dollar, is a foregone conclusion. While it’s impossible...

Gold bulls – beware of Greeks bearing gifts!

Gold bulls – beware of Greeks bearing gifts!

TDC note – I’m going with Andy Hoffman on this one, but Mr. Williams, makes a valid point. by Lawrence Williams, MineWeb The prospect of a Syriza victory in the Greek elections next week has been gold price supportive, but...

Surprising Findings Point to Perfect Storm Brewing in Your Financial Future

Surprising Findings Point to Perfect Storm Brewing in Your Financial Future

By Lynn Stuart Parramore, AlterNet Alan Taylor, a professor and director of the Center for the Evolution of the Global Economy at the University of California, Davis, has conducted, along with Moritz Schularick, groundbreaking research on the history and role of credit,...

John Embry: I’ve Never Seen This In My 40+ Years In The Investment Business – Audio Interview

John Embry: I’ve Never Seen This In My 40+ Years In The Investment Business – Audio Interview

by Tekoa Da Silva, Sprott Global While precious metals and their corresponding equities continue to work through a multi-year painful correction, John Embry, Chief Portfolio Strategist at Sprott Asset Management, was kind enough to share a few comments. Speaking to...

IS THIS BUSINESS AS USUAL?

by Bill Holter, Miles Franklin Last week I described the story of my New Year’s Eve shenanigans where I conducted a very “informal” poll. If you recall, my goal for the evening was to slip the phrase “when the banks...

The Passing of American Exceptionalism: How We Became Like All the Other Nations

The Passing of American Exceptionalism: How We Became Like All the Other Nations

by Paul Rosenberg, Casey Research Yes, once upon a time there really was an American exceptionalism. America was a light unto the world. This exceptionalism was a long way from perfect, of course (looking for perfection in a mass of...

Another Headache for Moscow

by James Corbett, The International Forecaster One thing is for certain: this is not the way that Putin planned to introduce the Eurasian Economic Union to the world. It’s not just that the launch itself was quickly overshadowed by events...

Charlie Hebdo is NOT about Freedom of Speech; it’s about inciting World War 3

by Michael Thomas, Story Leak image/SHTFPlan.com The Right of FREE SPEECH has been warped and perverted beyond belief, especially for those who understand the notion of Dharma or Righteousness. State of the Nation For those very few individuals who were born...

(United Eurasia, Pt. 2): The Powerful Organization that No One’s Talking About

TDC Note – Thank you, Wealth Watchman for adding to the conversation regarding the SCO. Most people are not concerned with this topic when it should be front and center. With the BRICS as the back-bone, and seemingly playing the...

Those Who Would Rule Humanity

Those Who Would Rule Humanity

by Roger Landry, The Liberty Beacon Jn reality modern nations and free societies are but an illusion. There are those among us who consider themselves the Elite of humanity. These would be emperors feel it is their right and destiny...

NATO Trips On Own Lies With U-Turn On ‘Russian Aggressor’

NATO Trips On Own Lies With U-Turn On ‘Russian Aggressor’

by Finian Cunningham, The News Doctors NATO’s civilian figurehead Jens Stoltenberg this week urged Russia to be a partner against terrorism. He was speaking the day after the deadly gun attack on a magazine in Paris where 12 people, including...

Saudi Prince Warns “We Will Not See $100 Oil Again”, Calls Anti-Russia Conspiracy “Baloney”

Saudi Prince Warns “We Will Not See $100 Oil Again”, Calls Anti-Russia Conspiracy “Baloney”

by Tyler Durden, ZeroHedge Speaking to his favorite money-honey, billionaire Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal told Maria Bartiromo that the negative impact of a 50% decline in oil has been wide and deep. As USA Today reports, the prince of...

India no longer worried about gold imports

India no longer worried about gold imports

by Lawrence Williams, MineWeb Recent speculation that very strong gold imports into India in October and November would lead to further import restrictions, a new statement suggests that this is no longer seen as necessary. A Reuters report yesterday quoted...