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What Disposable Income Looks Like: With And Without Government Handouts

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino What Disposable Income Looks Like: With And Without Government Handouts     At best we have been treading water since 2008. Check that, we’ve been treading water while the tide continues, unrelentingly  to go out. For a narrow band of households, those typically connected to Wall Street or to Washington […]

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The Neo-Mercantilist Hysteria Over US Trade Deficits

Source: https://mises.org By Joseph T. Salerno The Neo-Mercantilist Hysteria Over US Trade Deficits   One of the worst effects of modern Keynesian economics is that its total spending (“aggregate demand”) approach to output and employment provides a pseudo-scientific justification for the central error of mercantilism — an error that dates back to the sixteenth century. […]


Why We’re Doomed: Interest and Debt

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Charles Hugh Smith Of Two Minds.com Why We’re Doomed: Interest and Debt   Even if the economy were growing at a faster pace, it wouldn’t come close to offsetting the interest payments on our ever-expanding debt. If you want to know why the Status Quo is unsustainable, just look at interest and […]

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Industrial Policy Is Still a Loser

Source: https://mises.org By Stewart Dompe and Adam C. Smith Industrial Policy Is Still a Loser   Joesph Stiglitz, 2001 Nobel laureate in economics, wants to revitalize industrial policy through greater government intervention in favoring certain technologies over others. Stiglitz correctly points out the importance of learning and technological development in economic growth, citing such luminaries […]


Gold Videocast: Gold’s 2014 Half-Time Report

In the first edition of the new Gold Videocast, Peter delivers his verdict on the gold market for the first half of 2014, analyzes Janet Yellen’s performance so far as Fed Chair, and makes some contrarian forecasts for the rest of the year.     Published by Peter Schiff 1:00 — Gold’s rise has confounded […]

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The Book “Set Money Free” by Chris Rossini is Now Available on Amazon!

The wait is over for those searching for comprehensive answers regarding the Federal Reserve and our monetary policy in a clear and concise manner offered by Chris Rossini. “Set Money Free is an important work that explains the economic, philosophical, and historical case against the Fed. People looking to spread the ideas of liberty should consider buying multiple copies of this book […]


Ron Paul: Wealth Inequality and Pitchforks (It’s all about crony capitalism, not capitalism)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By  Nick Sorrentino   Ron Paul: Wealth Inequality and Pitchforks (It’s all about crony capitalism, not capitalism)   I feel that there is a whole group of people who have come to see the insanity of the direction we are headed in who still hold Ron Paul at arm’s length. This is too bad, […]

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Virtual Economy’s Phantom Job Gains Are Based on Statistical Fraud

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts   Virtual Economy’s Phantom Job Gains Are Based on Statistical Fraud And More Fraud Is in the Works   Washington can’t stop lying. Don’t be convinced by last Thursday’s job report that it is your fault if you don’t have a job. Those 288,000 jobs and 6.1% unemployment […]

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The Almighty Dollar Is In Peril As The Global ‘De-Dollarization’ Trend Accelerates

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   The Almighty Dollar Is In Peril As The Global ‘De-Dollarization’ Trend Accelerates   As the Obama administration continues to alienate almost everyone else around the entire planet, an increasing number of prominent international voices are starting to question why the U.S. dollar should be so overwhelmingly dominant in global […]