Tag Archives : Spain


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 […]

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Three Who Made A War

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Three Who Made A War   The Spanish-American War was caused by three people: Teddy Roosevelt, Henry Cabot Lodge, and William Randolph Hearst. The war, which killed a number of Spaniards and Americans, including some prominent Harvard “Swells,” was based entirely on lies and machinations of these […]


20 Signs That The Global Economic Crisis Is Starting To Catch Fire 1

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 20 Signs That The Global Economic Crisis Is Starting To Catch Fire   If you have been waiting for the “global economic crisis” to begin, just open up your eyes and look around.  I know that most Americans tend to ignore what happens in the rest of the world […]

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If You Are Waiting For An “Economic Collapse”, Just Look At What Is Happening To Europe

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder If You Are Waiting For An “Economic Collapse”, Just Look At What Is Happening To Europe   If you are anxiously awaiting the arrival of the “economic collapse”, just open up your eyes and look at what is happening in Europe.  The entire continent is a giant economic mess […]


All-Time High Unemployment: The Economic Depression In Europe Just Keeps Getting Deeper

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   All-Time High Unemployment: The Economic Depression In Europe Just Keeps Getting Deeper   The unemployment rate in the eurozone is higher than it has ever been before.  This week we learned that eurozone unemployment came in at an all-time high of 12.2 percent for September.  Back in January […]

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Spain today, The USA tomorrow? A country in depression.

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Editor Spain today, The USA tomorrow? A country in depression.   We often write about the economic tide rolling out. This is what it looks like in Europe.   Spain is the country of Picasso, Miro, Gaudi, Salvador Dali,  Don Quixote, and a former superpower (centuries ago.) Now it is a shadow […]


Driver was on phone at time of Spain train crash which killed 79 – investigators

Source: http://rt.com   Driver was on phone at time of Spain train crash which killed 79 – investigators     The driver of a high-speed Spanish train, which crashed killing 79 people last week, was talking on the phone when the accident occurred, the investigators said after opening the “black box” recorders. The Investigators say […]

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Spain Levies Consumption Tax on Sunlight

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by Judy Morris Spain Levies Consumption Tax on Sunlight     Proving that idiocy truly has no bounds, Spain issued a “royal decree” taxing sunlight gatherers. The state threatens fines as much as 30 million euros for those who illegally gather sunlight without paying a tax. The tax is just enough to […]


Spain’s Black Market Economy Is Worth 20% of Its GDP

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by  Judy Morris Spain’s Black Market Economy Is Worth 20% of Its GDP     The Atlantic is a statist propaganda rag that endorses statist tyranny and oppression.  While it did disclose some stats on Spain’s underground economy, it also concluded “one thing is certain: an illicit economy worth 20% of the […]


41 IMF Bailouts And Counting – How Long Before The Entire System Collapses?

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 41 IMF Bailouts And Counting – How Long Before The Entire System Collapses?   Broke nations are bailing out other broke nations with borrowed money.  Round and round we go – where we stop nobody knows.  As of April, 41 different countries had active financial “arrangements” with the IMF.  Sometimes […]