Toward a More Perfect Union

Toward a More Perfect Union

By Robert Ringer RobertRinger.com August 24, 2016   Toward a More Perfect Union     A visitor from another galaxy might be puzzled as to why so many Americans are so hung up on the issue of skin color. Given that slavery in the United States was abolished more than 150 years ago, you’d think that […]


Can Russia Survive Washington’s Challenge?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org August 24, 2016   Can Russia Survive Washington’s Challenge?   News services abroad ask me if President Erdogan of Turkey will, as a result of the coup attempt, realign Turkey with Russia. At this time, there is not enough information for me to answer. Speculation in advance of […]

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Dr. Paul Gordon, a 61-year-old communist and “medical school professor” at the University of Arizona, recently finished peddling across America on his bicycle.

An Exercise in Progressive Arrogance  

By Becky Akers LewRockwell.com August 24, 2016   An Exercise in Progressive Arrogance     Dr. Paul Gordon, a 61-year-old communist and “medical school professor” at the University of Arizona, recently finished peddling across America on his bicycle. Not only had he long dreamed of such an odyssey, but he also turned it into a “’listening […]


The Blessing of Cash

By Joseph T. Salerno Mises Institute August 24, 2016   The Blessing of Cash   Starting today, the Royal Bank of Scotland will become the first bank in the U.K. to impose a negative interest rate on depositors. The negative rate will apply only to corporate customers, including mutual fund managers and pension funds, holding deposits […]

The Blessing of Cash

Venezuela’s Latest Response to Food Shortages: Ban Lines Outside Bakeries

Venezuela’s Latest Response to Food Shortages: Ban Lines Outside Bakeries

By Against Crony Capitalism August 24, 2016   Venezuela’s Latest Response to Food Shortages: Ban Lines Outside Bakeries     If there is one thing that is ubiquitous in socialist countries it is lines. Lines for food. Lines for health care. Lines for transportation. Lots of lines. But the Maduro government in Venezuela, embarrassed by […]


Did Washington Just Declare a ‘No Fly’ Zone in Syria?

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 23, 2016   Did Washington Just Declare a ‘No Fly’ Zone in Syria?     Reading between the lines in today’s Pentagon press briefing, a bombshell US policy shift is becoming more apparent: Syrian forces and their Russian partners are being told that conducting military operations in some […]

Did Washington Just Declare a 'No Fly' Zone in Syria?

Surprise Surge as an Important Poll Shows Trump Leading

Surprise Surge as an Important Poll Shows Trump Leading

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell August 23, 2016   Surprise Surge as an Important Poll Shows Trump Leading     Donald Trump has beaten Hillary in a major poll.Donald Trump appears to have made a political comeback for the ages, but the media has gone silent about a major new poll that shows […]


US Warns Syrian Military…Against Operating Inside Syria!

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 23, 2016   US Warns Syrian Military…Against Operating Inside Syria!     Just when you thought US foreign policy could not get more absurd. Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, who is listed as “commander of US forces in Iraq and Syria,” has issued a warning to the Syrian military that if […]

US Warns Syrian Military...Against Operating Inside Syria!

As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog August 22, 2016   As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class     The critics of Obamacare have been proven right.  The Obama administration promised that health insurance premiums would go down.  Instead, they have absolutely skyrocketed.  The Obama administration promised that Obamacare would not kill jobs.  […]


How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine

By Anne Williamson LewRockwell.com August 22, 2016   How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine     Excerpt from Contagion:The Betrayal of Liberty; Russia and the United States in the Post-Cold War Era adapted for lewrockwell.com ……..Spooked out of Russia after the electorate’s gleeful elevation of political showman Vladimir Zhirinovsky and his party […]

How George Soros Got His Mojo Working in Ukraine

U.S. Army fudged its accounts by trillions of dollars, auditor finds

U.S. Army fudged its accounts by trillions of dollars, auditor finds

By Against Crony Capitalism August 22, 2016   U.S. Army fudged its accounts by trillions of dollars, auditor finds     That’s with a T. A T. The entire economy of the USA is estimated to be around 18 trillion annually. (From Reuters)   The United States Army’s finances are so jumbled it had to […]


Big Policies, Bigger Failures

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital August 19, 2016   Big Policies, Bigger Failures   Economics is far simpler than most in academics or government would have you believe. To make accurate predictions all you really need is an honest appreciation of the self-interest that is at the heart of free market transactions and an […]

Big Policies, Bigger Failures

US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces

Breaking: US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces

By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul Institute August 19, 2016   Breaking: US Issues Threat as Syria Bombs Rebels Near US Special Forces     The US government scrambled jets over northern Syria today as a Syrian government attack on Kurdish rebels came close to US Special Forces fighting on the ground in Syria, media is […]


Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong  

By Against Crony Capitalism August 19, 2016   Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong     Brexit was a massive win for those of us who oppose crony capitalism. It was a line in the sand, in the Channel, and Britain in the end decided to remain Britain and to tell the […]

Brexit Fears Weren’t Overblown — They Were Flat-Out Wrong