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Inflation: The Soviet Tool for Destroying Money

By Chris Calton Mises Institute June 17, 2019   Inflation: The Soviet Tool for Destroying Money   In March 1919, the Communist Party headed by Vladimir Lenin stated in its newly drafted program that among the party objectives was the complete abolition of money. The State Bank of Russia would be “abolished and turned into the […]

Inflation: The Soviet Tool for Destroying Money

Global Warming – Just Follow the Money

Global Warming – Just Follow the Money

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics June 3, 2019   Global Warming – Just Follow the Money     I just returned from New York City, the armpit of the world since I never saw an apple tree there yet, and I had a very interesting meeting behind the curtain. I thought I would share this subject […]


U.S. NATIONAL DEBT NOW EQUIVALENT TO THE AMOUNT OF MONEY MISSING FROM THE TREASURY

By Isaac Davis Waking Times August 15, 2018   U.S. NATIONAL DEBT NOW EQUIVALENT TO THE AMOUNT OF MONEY MISSING FROM THE TREASURY     In March of 2018, the U.S. national debt topped $21 trillion dollars, and now the average debt liability for an individual taxpayer is projected to be $161,022 by 2019. This means that every […]

U.S. NATIONAL DEBT NOW EQUIVALENT TO THE AMOUNT OF MONEY MISSING FROM THE TREASURY

Venezuela, Awash in Money but Short of Cash, Turns to Barter

Venezuela, Awash in Money but Short of Cash, Turns to Barter

By Joseph T. Salerno Mises Institute July 20, 2018   Venezuela, Awash in Money but Short of Cash, Turns to Barter   In 2006, Venezuela’s president Hugo Chavez declared: There is a market that can be reactivated through barter and not through currency. Let us break that curse [of capitalism]. Well, twelve years later barter is […]


How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money

By Justin Murray Mises Institute April 16, 2018   How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money   Lately, when he isn’t trying to blame China on America’s competitiveness woes, President Donald Trump has become obsessed with the online retailer Amazon. While there’s speculationthat Trump is using the reins of government to carry out a personal grudge because Jeff Bezos, […]

How the Postal Service Loses So Much Money

Money Pumping Works — Until It Doesn't

Money Pumping Works — Until It Doesn’t

By Frank Shostak Mises Institute March 26, 2018   Money Pumping Works — Until It Doesn’t   According to most economic experts, when an economy falls into a recession the central bank can pull it out of the slump by means of money pumping. This way of thinking implies that money pumping can somehow grow the economy. […]


Unsealed Fusion GPS Bank Records Reveal $523K Payment From Russian Money Launderer

By Against Crony Capitalism November 24, 2017   Unsealed Fusion GPS Bank Records Reveal $523K Payment From Russian Money Launderer     (From IBankCoin) Unsealed court documents reveal that the firm behind the salacious 34-page Trump-Russia Dossier, Fusion GPS, was paid $523,000 by a Russian businessman convicted of tax fraud and money laundering, whose lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, was […]

Unsealed Fusion GPS Bank Records Reveal $523K Payment From Russian Money Launderer

Price Inflation Is Not the Worst Part of Easy Money Policy

Price Inflation Is Not the Worst Part of Easy Money Policy

By C.Jay Engel Mises Institute November 1, 2017   Price Inflation Is Not the Worst Part of Easy Money Policy   There are many critics of the Fed’s recent money supply expansion, especially since 2008, whose chief criticism is that it will result in consumer price inflation. While proponents of the Austrian School agree that high […]