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My Translation of Yellen’s Speech on Bank Regulation

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Gary North GaryNorth.com My Translation of Yellen’s Speech on Bank Regulation   Janet Yellen gave a speech on July 2. It of course received considerable attention in the financial media. Over the years, I have dutifully provided translations of speeches by the chairmen of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System […]

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Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis Bloomberg Economist Likes Fed’s Rock Bottom Interest Rates   Is he right? In a recent Bloomberg Views piece, mainstream economist Noah Smith accused his critics of having “brain worms” and even “anti-Semitic overtones.” He then mischaracterized what these critics, usually referred to as Austrian economists, were saying, so that he […]


How to Lose Friends and Make People Hate You

Source: http://mengercenter.org By Paul-Martin Foss July 8, 2014 How to Lose Friends and Make People Hate You   The New York Times reports that American prosecutors, in the wake of the decision against French bank BNP Paribas, have shifted their attention now towards German banks. Just as in its conduct of foreign policy, the U.S. […]

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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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The Hill: Another financial meltdown on the horizon?

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   The Hill: Another financial meltdown on the horizon?   We have been “pressing the case for sound money” for a very long time. Many others, particularly those economists considered part of the Austrian School have been doing so for decades. It was the Austrian School economists who saw […]

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Why the Mainstream Fails to Understand Recessions

  Source: http://mises.org By Hal Snarr Why the Mainstream Fails to Understand Recessions   In a 2010 Bloomberg Television interview, Alan Greenspan said, “The general notion the Fed was propagator of the bubble by monetary policy does not hold up to the evidence. … Everybody missed it — academia, the Federal Reserve, all regulators.” Everybody […]


Why Timid Reforms of Central Banks Won’t Work

  Source: https://mises.org By Frank Hollenbeck Why Timid Reforms of Central Banks Won’t Work   The Federal Reserve System of central banking was a response to the financial panics of 1903 and 1907 that rocked the US financial system. One of the key objectives, if not the only real one, was to counterbalance the nefarious […]

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Peter Schiff ~ The Bond Trap

  Source: http://www.europac.net By Peter Schiff June 23, 2014   The Bond Trap   The American financial establishment has an incredible ability to celebrate the inconsequential while ignoring the vital. Last week, while the Wall Street Journal pondered how the Fed may set interest rates three to four years in the future (an exercise that David Stockman […]