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A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff   A New Fed Playbook for the New Normal   While many economists and market watchers have failed to notice, we have entered a new chapter in the short and checkered history of central banking. This paradigm shift, as yet unaddressed in the textbooks, changes the basic policy tools that […]

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Doubling Down on Inflation

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff September 10, 2014 Doubling Down on Inflation   Friday’s release of disappointing August payroll numbers should have been a jarring wake-up call warning Wall Street that the economy has been treading on thin ice. Instead the alarm clock was stuffed under the pillow and Wall Street kept sleeping. The miss was […]


Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   Small Business Ownership In America Is At An All-Time Low   According to the Federal Reserve, the percentage of American families that own a small business is at the lowest level that has ever been recorded.  In a report that was just released entitled “Changes in U.S. Family Finances […]

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Ten Reasons to Condemn Inflation

Source: http://mises.org By Andreas Marquart   Ten Reasons to Condemn Inflation   Inflation, defined as an expansion of the supply of unbacked money, is an elementary evil, always and everywhere that it occurs.[1] It is the ignored and core cause of numerous problems in the economy and in society, including: 1. Inflation Causes Booms and […]


No Economy For Americans

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts   No Economy For Americans   The Dow Jones stock average closed Friday at 17,137, despite the fact that the payroll jobs report was a measly 125,000 new jobs for August, an insufficient amount to keep up with the growth in the working age population. The low 125,000 […]

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If The Economy Is Recovering, Why Is The Labor Force Participation Rate At A 36 Year Low?

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   If The Economy Is Recovering, Why Is The Labor Force Participation Rate At A 36 Year Low?   Should we be concerned that the percentage of Americans that are either working or looking for work is the lowest that it has been in 36 years?  In August, an all-time […]


Poverty, the Compassion Cartel and Environmental Racism

By Tom DeWeese American Policy Center Poverty, the Compassion Cartel and Environmental Racism   In 2006, I was surprised to find myself sitting at a formal meal in the middle of a 200 year old debating society at Cambridge University in England. In a few minutes I, and five others were about to engage in […]

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Report: It’s YOUR Fault: Fed Says Americans Who “Hoard Money” Are To Blame For Poor Economy

Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo   Report: It’s YOUR Fault: Fed Says Americans Who “Hoard Money” Are To Blame For Poor Economy   Despite arguments to the contrary from the Obama administration, mounting evidence suggests that the U.S. economy is rapidly falling back into negative growth territory. More Americans are out of the workforce than […]


Ron Paul and Mark Spitznagel Talk Freedom, Farming, and the Fed

Source: https://mises.org By Ron Paul Ron Paul and Mark Spitznagel Talk Freedom, Farming, and the Fed   Ron Paul and Mark Spitznagel share a passion for non-interventionism, free markets, and Austrian economics. Congressman Paul served many years as a US Representative from Texas, spanning 1976 to 2013, and was a Republican presidential candidate in 2008 […]

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A Lie That Serves The Rich

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Paul Craig Roberts, John Titus, and Dave Kranzler   A Lie That Serves The Rich the truth about the American economy   The labor force participation rate has declined from 66.5% in 2007 prior to the last downturn to 62.7% today. This decline in the participation rate is difficult to reconcile with […]