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Global Derivatives: $1.5 Quadrillion Time Bomb 1

By Stephen Lendman Global Research July 27, 2015   Global Derivatives: $1.5 Quadrillion Time Bomb   When investing becomes gambling, bad endings follow. The next credit crunch could make 2008-09 look mild by comparison. Bank of International Settlements(BIS) data show around $700 trillion in global derivatives.  Along with credit default swaps and other exotic instruments, […]

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Peter Schiff

The Big Picture

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital July 7, 2015   The Big Picture   The past four years or so have been extremely frustrating for investors like me who have structured their portfolios around the belief that the current experiments in central bank stimulus, the anti-business drift in Washington, and America’s  mediocre economy and unresolved debt […]


Nomi Prins

Jeb! All In! The Bush Dynasty (And Banker Friends) Go For Round Three

By Nomi Prins NomiPrins.com June 26, 2015   Jeb! All In! The Bush Dynasty (And Banker Friends) Go For Round Three   [This piece has been adapted and updated from my book All the Presidents’ Bankers: The Hidden Alliances That Drive American Power, now out in paperback. An intro by TomDispatch is here.]    It’s happening. As expected, dynastic […]


Investors Squeeze Trailer Park Renters: “The Economics Are Compelling… There’s a Lot More Poor People Than Rich”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com May 26, 2015   Investors Squeeze Trailer Park Renters: “The Economics Are Compelling… There’s a Lot More Poor People Than Rich”     America is filled with lots of poor people these days, and there’s plenty of money to be made off them. With Wall Street already turning once-homeowners into renters […]

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Memorial Day Is A Hoax — Paul Craig Roberts Reflects Back On US Marine General Smedley Butler

For any reader unfamiliar with US Marine General Smedley Butler the information below may help gain understanding, taken from Wikipedia.  I will include the famous speech by General Smedley Butler, denouncing the military industrial complex, recreated on video following the shared post by Dr. Paul Craig Roberts. Smedley Darlington Butler[1] (July 30, 1881 – June 21, […]

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