Tag Archives : government


Poverty Report Contradicts GDP Claims

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts   Poverty Report Contradicts GDP Claims   It is amazing how the government manages to continue selling Brooklyn Bridges to a gullible public. Americans buy wars they don’t need and economic recoveries that do not exist. The best investment in America is a highly leveraged fund that invests […]

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Scottish Referendum Gives Reasons to be Hopeful

Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul   Scottish Referendum Gives Reasons to be Hopeful   Even though it ultimately failed at the ballot box, the recent campaign for Scottish independence should cheer supporters of the numerous secession movements springing up around the globe. In the weeks leading up to the referendum, it appeared that the people […]


What’s Up?

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Richard Daughty The Mogambu Guru What’s Up? For several weeks, the tragic soul of The Mogambo has been troubled by subtle undertones in The Force, inexplicably using an old Star Wars metaphor, which brings up the interesting question as to how a Jedi light-saber would fare against a couple of belt-fed .50 […]

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Overthrowing Other People’s Governments: The Master List

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By William Blum WilliamBlum.org Overthrowing Other People’s Governments: The Master List   Instances of the United States overthrowing, or attempting to overthrow, a foreign government since the Second World War. (* indicates successful ouster of a government) China 1949 to early 1960s Albania 1949-53 East Germany 1950s Iran 1953 * Guatemala 1954 * Costa […]


Do Americans trust their government? – BBC News

A short video showing the historic trend of trust Americans have in the federal government.   Do Americans trust their government? – BBC News It was 40 years ago that Richard Nixon left the White House, becoming the only US president ever to resign from office. The episode dealt a blow to the trust Americans […]

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Hobby Lobby Decision Creates Small Island of Freedom in Ocean of Statism

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul   Hobby Lobby Decision Creates Small Island of Freedom in Ocean of Statism   This week, supporters of religious freedom cheered the Supreme Court’s ruling in the Hobby Lobby case. The Court was correct to protect business owners from being forced to violate their religious beliefs by paying for […]


Celebrate Independence Day By Opposing Government Tyranny

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul Celebrate Independence Day By Opposing Government Tyranny   This week Americans will enjoy Independence Day with family cookouts and fireworks. Flags will be displayed in abundance. Sadly, however, what should be a celebration of the courage of those who risked so much to oppose tyranny will instead be turned […]

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How Government Forces the Poor Into Black Markets

  Source: https://mises.org By Peter St. Onge How Government Forces the Poor Into Black Markets   From the left we often see tension between those who want to help the poor, and those who want to help the government. One recent example of this is the proposal to ban cash forwarded by Harvard’s Ken Rogoff. […]


15 Quotes From Our Founding Fathers About Economics, Capitalism And Banking

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 15 Quotes From Our Founding Fathers About Economics, Capitalism And Banking   Why have we turned our backs on the principles that this nation was founded upon?  Many of those that founded this nation bled and died so that we could experience “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness”.  […]

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Everything Popular Is Wrong: Malinvestment and Consumers

  Source: https://mises.org By J. Dayne Girard Everything Popular Is Wrong: Malinvestment and Consumers   “Everything popular is wrong” — Oscar Wilde’s famous quote can be supported by economic theory. One of the seemingly neglected aspects of malinvestment is the effect it has upon the popular perception of products, services, and lifestyles. Malinvestment, while misunderstood […]