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Another Step Towards Collapse of Petrodollar

By Rory Hall The Daily Coin May 8, 2018   Another Step Towards Collapse of Petrodollar     For the past year and half a major topic throughout the alternative press has been the new Chinese oil futures contract settled/priced in yuan. The fact that China is directly challenging the Federal Reserve Note, U.S. dollar, is […]

Another Step Towards Collapse of Petrodollar

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The Last Fed Chairman?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 30, 2018   The Last Fed Chairman?   Last week the Senate confirmed Jerome Powell as Federal Reserve Chairman by a vote of 84-13. This is in contrast to the contentious debates and closer votes over Janet Yellen’s confirmation in 2014 and Ben Bernanke’s confirmation for a second term […]


Venezuela Announces “the Petro” Currency Backed by Gold, Oil and Diamonds

By Rory Hall The Daily Coin December 5, 2017   Venezuela Announces “the Petro” Currency Backed by Gold, Oil and Diamonds     I sent this to Chris Powell, GATA, and he ask, what about the “convertibility”? Apparently, Venezuelan President Madura is following China’s lead but instead of a subtle rollout over time as to not cause […]

Venezuela Announces “the Petro” Currency Backed by Gold, Oil and Diamonds

The Next Generation of Currency Wars: Private vs. State-backed Crypto

The Next Generation of Currency Wars: Private vs. State-backed Crypto

By Tho Bishop Mises Institute October 23, 2017   The Next Generation of Currency Wars: Private vs. State-backed Crypto   Recently Russia announced that it will be unleashing a CryptoRuble, just a week after Vladimir Putin strongly criticized Bitcoin and other private cryptocurrencies.  When announcing the move, Minister of Communications Nikolay Nikiforov acknowledged that it was in part inspired by […]


Washington Is Destroying American Power

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 19, 2017   Washington Is Destroying American Power     Readers at home and around the world want to know what to make of the announcement that China henceforth will conduct oil purchases and sales in gold-backed Chinese currency. Is this an attack by Russia and China […]

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Surviving The Coming Bond Crash

Surviving The Coming Bond Crash

By RPI Staff Ron Paul Institute September 30, 2017   Surviving The Coming Bond Crash   Central banks have created a worldwide bond bubble that threatens to destroy economies and nations. US and global debt skyrockets. The financial system on life support. Investment advisor Michael Pento  joins today’s Liberty Report to tell us what to expect […]


Martin Armstrong – Economic Downturn Will Take World to War

By Greg Hunter April 22, 2017   Join Greg Hunter as he goes One-on-One with renowned economist Martin Armstrong of ArmstrongEconomics.com. Former hedge fund manager Martin Armstrong, who is an expert on economic and political cycles, says, “You have to understand what makes war even take place? It does not unfold when everybody is fat […]

Martin Armstrong - Economic Downturn Will Take World to War

Venezuela Is on Its Last Legs as Government Cash Reserves Rapidly Dwindle

Venezuela Is on Its Last Legs as Government Cash Reserves Rapidly Dwindle

By Daniel Lang The Daily Sheeple March 5, 2017   Venezuela Is on Its Last Legs as Government Cash Reserves Rapidly Dwindle     It’s quite frankly amazing that the socialist government running Venezuela is still standing. That country is a testament to the ability of humans to put up with unimaginable poverty and tyranny […]


What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

By Thorsten Polleit Mises Institute February 13, 2017   What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?   The US is by far the biggest economy in the world. Its financial markets — be it equity, bonds or derivatives markets — are the largest and most liquid. The Greenback is the most important transaction currency. Many currencies in […]

What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

Iran Just Officially Ditched the Dollar in Major Blow to US: Here’s Why It Matters

Iran Just Officially Ditched the Dollar in Major Blow to US: Here’s Why It Matters

By Alice Salles The Anti-Media Febuary 1, 2017   Iran Just Officially Ditched the Dollar in Major Blow to US: Here’s Why It Matters     Following President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim countries, the Iranian government announced it would stop using the U.S. dollar “as its currency of choice in its financial […]


The Real Existential Threats of 2016

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com August 18, 2016   The Real Existential Threats of 2016     On Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year 2016, the national debt is projected to reach $19.3 trillion. With spending on the four biggest budget items – Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, defense – rising, and GDP growing […]

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