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Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2017   Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?   This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years. Most so-called “fiscal conservatives” voted for this big-spending budget because it allows Congress to […]

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The Ultimate Market Forecaster: Martin Armstrong

The Ultimate Market Forecaster: Martin Armstrong

By Washington’s Blog December 31, 2016   The Ultimate Market Forecaster: Martin Armstrong   Martin Armstrong   Martin Armstrong is a controversial market analyst who correctly predicted the 1987 crash, the top of the Japanese market, and many other market events … more or less to the day. Many market timers think that Armstrong is […]


Illinois Enters the Death Spiral

By Daniel J. Mitchell Foundation for Economic Education December 28, 2016   Illinois Enters the Death Spiral     There’s a somewhat famous quote from Adam Smith (“there is a great deal of ruin in a nation“) about the ability of a country to survive and withstand lots of bad public policy. I’ve tried to […]

Illinois Enters the Death Spiral

national debt per capita

How Much of Your Country’s Debt Rests on your Shoulders?

By Raul Howmuch.net December 28, 2016   How Much of Your Country’s Debt Rests on your Shoulders?   National debt is one of the most debated issues in politics. After the global recession, people began questioning debt and the implications of too much debt. While some country’s have high debt and some have low, a […]


The Future is Not as Dark As it Seems

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics December 24, 2016   The Future is Not as Dark As it Seems     I took this picture at the beach. At first glance, it is hard to tell if it is a sunrise or a sunset. For the record, it was a sunrise – the dawn of a […]

The Future is Not as Dark As it Seems

Global Financial Markets

Global Financial Markets Plunged Into Chaos As Italy Overwhelmingly Votes ‘No’

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog December 5, 2016   Global Financial Markets Plunged Into Chaos As Italy Overwhelmingly Votes ‘No’     Italian voters have embraced the global trend of rejecting the established world order, but the “no” vote on Sunday has plunged global financial markets into a state of utter chaos.  The euro […]


Midnight in America

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital November 10, 2016   Midnight in America   Stunned political analysts are missing the most plausible argument explaining Donald Trump’s unexpected victory. The misreading of the American electorate stems from the political class’ acceptance of mistaken (and increasingly insane) economic dogma that has arisen over the past generation. Based on their flawed understanding of economics, the pundits could […]

The Next Recession Looms Large