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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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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 […]


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 […]

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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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Speaking Truth to Monetary Power

  Source: http://mises.org By Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. Speaking Truth to Monetary Power   Until Ron Paul raised the issue at the national level in 2007, the Federal Reserve System had been treated with the kind of lazy indifference or acquiescence with which the public gradually comes to accept any institution of long standing. To […]


How Central Banks Are Waging War on Your Savings

  Source: https://mises.org By Mark Thornton   How Central Banks Are Waging War on Your Savings   Martin Wolf is the chief economics commentator at the influential Financial Times. He has received numerous honorary awards, positions, and degrees. My first knowledge of him came from a friend who had attended a lecture where Mr. Wolf […]

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Why We’re No Longer Number One

  Source: http://ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul Why We’re No Longer Number One   Last week World Bank economists predicted that China would soon displace the United States as the world’s largest economy. The fact that this one-time economic basket case is now positioned to surpass the US is one more sign of the damage done […]


More High Stakes Appointments to the Federal Reserve

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Hunter Lewis More High Stakes Appointments to the Federal Reserve     It will still be the Obama Fed long after this president has gone.   The Obama administration has repeatedly complained about Republican blocking tactics in the Senate. In this context, it is worth remembering that the Democrats blocked President’s […]


At the Fed, The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

  Source: http://ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul At the Fed, The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same     Last week, Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen testified before Congress for the first time since replacing Ben Bernanke at the beginning of the month. Her testimony confirmed what many of us suspected, that interventionist […]