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Does Goldman Sachs have a candidate in the presidential race?

By Against Crony Capitalism January 27, 2016   Does Goldman Sachs have a candidate in the presidential race?     Goldman Sachs, AKA Government Sachs is very active politically. It has sought systematically to get its people into positions of power around the world. The second best thing to do after having one of the […]

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Spy on Your Customers… or Else

By Mark Nestmann Nestmann.com September 16, 2015   Spy on Your Customers… or Else     Do you distrust the banking system? Prefer to do business in cash? Complain about the encroachment of Big Brother into every facet of your life? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you’d better watch out. You’re […]

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Grand Theft Auto – UK and EU Bank Depositor Bail-In Regime Implemented

By Graham Vanbergen TruePublica September 15, 2015   Grand Theft Auto – UK and EU Bank Depositor Bail-In Regime Implemented     Shares and stocks are tumbling around the world, with investors worried that the next global crisis has already begun. There is considerable uncertainty and nervousness amongst economists and trend forecasters. Government’s sooth jittery markets with misinformation […]


The Case for Outlawing Cash

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners September 8, 2015   The Case for Outlawing Cash     GUALFIN, Argentina – September is here. As expected, market volatility is increasing. The Great Zombie War is intensifying. And investors are getting scared. Yesterday [September 1], the Dow lost 470 points – a nearly 3% drop. Bloomberg: U.S. […]

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The War On Cash: Why Now?

By Charles Hugh Smith Mises.org July 29, 2015   The War On Cash: Why Now?   You’ve probably read that there is a “war on cash” being waged on various fronts around the world. What exactly does a “war on cash” mean? It means governments are limiting the use of cash and a variety of […]

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Greek Pilot Flies F16 to Turkey to Withdraw Cash From Bank

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics July 22, 2015   Greek Pilot Flies F16 to Turkey to Withdraw Cash From Bank     According to a media report from the French website Radio Cockpit, a Greek military pilot Major Homer Sipostopulos, flew his F-16 jet and landed in the Turkish town of Söke on the Aegean coast to withdraw €2000 from a […]


ECB & Troika Retaliate Against Greek People

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics July 6, 2015   ECB & Troika Retaliate Against Greek People     Some readers sent in comments that my use of the phrase “World War III by economic means using the pen” was harsh, so let me state this very clearly. Brussels and the Troika will NEVER back down. […]

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Why Banks & Governments Hate Cash: Bank Runs

By Paul-Martin Foss Carl Menger Center July 3, 2015   Why Banks & Governments Hate Cash: Bank Runs     The photos from Greece showing long lines at ATMs are astonishing. Even after the deposit outflows from Greek banks over the past weeks, there are still large numbers of people who are trying to get […]


The Export-Import Bank Expires Tomorrow. Here’s What You Need to Know.

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal June 29, 2015   The Export-Import Bank Expires Tomorrow. Here’s What You Need to Know.   The Export-Import Bank’s charter expires tomorrow, and members of Congress—who are home for a week-long recess—have run out of time to reauthorize the bank. Now, for the first time in the agency’s 81-year […]

The Export-Import Bank’s charter expires June 30, and members of Congress—who are home for a week-long recess—have run out of time to reauthorize the bank. (Photo: Melissa Quinn/The Daily Signal)

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How Your Bank Could Steal Your Money

By Bill Bonner Bonner & Partners June 23, 2015   How Your Bank Could Steal Your Money     The Dow ended the week back above 18,000 points, despite all the hand-wringing over a potential Greek default. Gold fell back below the psychologically important $1,200-an-ounce mark. It is a wait-and-see period. We are waiting to […]


What Happens If the Export-Import Bank’s Charter Expires?

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal June 11, 2015   What Happens If the Export-Import Bank’s Charter Expires?     As its expiration date nears, the Export-Import Bank’s biggest beneficiaries and supporters are warning that Ex-Im’s end could be bad for business. But what would actually happen if the bank were not reauthorized by June […]

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