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Investment Guru Warns: “The Market Is Very Crash-Prone… Very Fragile”

Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo   Investment Guru Warns: “The Market Is Very Crash-Prone… Very Fragile”     Ahead of the collapse of 2008 well known investment manager Bill Fleckenstein warned that real estate and stocks were headed for a crash. He positioned himself and his clients to absorb the brunt of the imminent hit that […]

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Police States and Inner-City Economics

Source: http://www.mises.org By Ryan McMaken   Police States and Inner-City Economics   The recent civil disobedience, rioting, and police brutality in Ferguson, Missouri reminds us of what happens when police states and bad economics are mixed together. Devastated by decades of ruinous economic policies, the economies of many inner cities continue to languish as the […]


NAFTA Is 20 Years Old – Here Are 20 Facts That Show How It Is Destroying The Economy

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   NAFTA Is 20 Years Old – Here Are 20 Facts That Show How It Is Destroying The Economy   Back in the early 1990s, the North American Free Trade Agreement was one of the hottest political issues in the country.  When he was running for president in 1992, Bill […]

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Job = Just Over Broke

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Job = Just Over Broke   If you are fortunate enough to have a job in America today, the phrase “just over broke” probably describes you.  Yes, there are a handful of jobs that certainly pay very well, but most Americans that work for somebody else are just barely making […]


The De-industrialization of America

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, Dave Kranzler, and John Titus Aug. 11, 2014 The De-industrialization of America   On January 6, 2004, Paul Craig Roberts and US Senator Charles Schumer published a jointly written article on the op-ed page of the New York Times titled “Second Thoughts on Free Trade.” The article pointed out that […]

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Inflation Trumps Growth

Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff August 4, 2014 Inflation Trumps Growth   With the first half of 2014 now in the books, many investors are happy with the performance thus far, especially given the economic headwinds that few saw coming. The 26% rally in U.S. stocks in 2013 gave way to a more modest 7% […]


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Ron Paul on C-SPAN, Ron Paul on Everything

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Daniel McAdams   Ron Paul on C-SPAN, Ron Paul on Everything   Dr. Paul is on C-Span for three full hours, discussing his philosophy, Washington, the futility of compromise, the dysfunction of government, the horror of the Republicans and Democrats, the end of the US economy. He discusses his friendship with Dennis […]


Defining Away Economic Failure

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts   Defining Away Economic Failure Redefinition Is America’s Most Powerful Factor of Production   Last week’s government guesstimate that second quarter 2014 real GDP growth will be 4% seems nonsensical on its face. There is no evidence of increases in real median family incomes or real consumer credit […]

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Alan Greenspan: Still in the Dark

Source: http://mengercenter.org By Paul-Martin Foss   Alan Greenspan: Still in the Dark   Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan is coming out with a new book this fall. The title of the book, “The Map and the Territory”, is as descriptive of the book’s subject material as Chairman Greenspan’s Congressional testimony always was of the […]