Economics


New attempt to conquer Europe: France’s Hollande Proposes Creation of Euro-Zone Government

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism July 20, 2015   New attempt to conquer Europe: France’s Hollande Proposes Creation of Euro-Zone Government     Napoleon tried to do it. Hitler tried to do it. Both failed. Europe in the post medieval era has never been fully conquered. Europe has remained multiple states. Given that it […]

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Goldman Sachs should have died in 2008, Now its CEO, Lloyd Blankfein is a billionaire, Thanks taxpayers…Suckers!!!

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism July 18, 2015   Goldman Sachs should have died in 2008, Now its CEO, Lloyd Blankfein is a billionaire, Thanks taxpayers…Suckers!!!     There is some debate around here as to the world’s most crony company. There are many candidates but consistently in the top 5 or so is […]


Are fascists socialists? Are socialists fascists?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism July 13, 2015   Are fascists socialists? Are socialists fascists?     Fascism and (Marxist) socialism are sisters. Close sisters. Both are fundamentally about controlling the economy in a quest for a greater “good.” They have important differences which are more than stylistic differences. But both are fundamentally opposed […]

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Get ready to pay A LOT more for health insurance (Like 40% more for some people, because of Obamacare)

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism July 7, 2015   Get ready to pay A LOT more for health insurance (Like 40% more for some people, because of Obamacare)     Hayek had a name for the hubris which clings to big government planners like herpes – “the pretense of knowledge.” Planners always think they […]

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Stockman: Why Ronald Reagan Is Rolling In His Grave, today’s “unaltered Keynesian claptrap”

By Against Crony Capitalism June 21, 2015   Stockman: Why Ronald Reagan Is Rolling In His Grave, today’s “unaltered Keynesian claptrap”     Oh Mr. Stockman, you don’t mince words. And that’s why we like you so. Indeed the central planners are at the helm pushing the world economic ship into deeper and blacker waters. […]

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