Category: War

Market Chaos as Swiss Franc Surges 30% In 13 Minutes, Gold Rises Sharply

Market Chaos as Swiss Franc Surges 30% In 13 Minutes, Gold Rises Sharply

by Mark O’Byrne, Gold Core Chaos was seen in financial markets today as participants were thrown a curveball when Switzerland surprised the world by removing its three-year cap on the Swiss franc, unpegging it from the euro. This sent the...

Deflationary Cycle Deepens

Deflationary Cycle Deepens

by James Corbett, The International Forecaster Oil is now down over $60 per barrel since last June. The price of iron ore has collapsed 47 percent in the last year. Last month the UK experienced its slowest annual consumer price...

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...

Obama Declares War On ‘Extremism’ – Are You An ‘Extremist’ According To His Definition?

by Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse Blog Do you know what an “extremist” is?  In the wake of the horrible terror attacks on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in France, Barack Obama is speaking very boldly about the need to...

The Five Steps to Armageddon

The Five Steps to Armageddon

by Dave Hodges, The Common Sense Show       The world sits upon the precipice of World War III. The three major antagonists, Russia, China and the United States are talking far less and are increasingly on a war...

‘Obama is Extremely Successful for Powerful Interest Groups’ – Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Audio Interview

from Sputnik Has President Obama delivered on his pledges? Whose interests has he been protecting? Radio Sputnik is looking into the issue with Dr. Paul Craig Roberts (US), Fredrik Erixon (EU) and Peter Koenig (Switzerland). On the 20th of January...

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...