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No, We Don't Need a Federal "Solution" to Infrastructure Problems

No, We Don’t Need a Federal “Solution” to Infrastructure Problems

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute January 10, 2018   No, We Don’t Need a Federal “Solution” to Infrastructure Problems   On December 19, an Amtrak train in Washington State killed three people and injured 100 others when it derailed and crashed into traffic lanes on a nearby highway. The day before, Atlanta’s international airport suffered a […]


The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last

By Nomi Prins NomiPrins.com January 2, 2018   The Next Financial Crisis will be Worse than the Last   This piece first appeared in Truthdig. We’ve made it through 2017. The first-season installment of presidential Tweetville is ending where it began, on the Palm Beach, Fla., golf course of Mar-a-Lago. Though we are no longer privy to […]

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A $21 Trillion Global Pandora’s Kitty?

A $21 Trillion Global Pandora’s Kitty?

By Mathew Maavak Activist Post December 14, 2017     As US federal debt approaches $21 trillion in a matter of months, an eye-popping equivalent amount seems to have gone cumulatively missing from government coffers over the past two decades. The missing $21 trillion was tabulated by a team of researchers led by Dr. Mark Skidmore, Morris Chair of State and […]


Why America’s Retail Apocalypse Could Accelerate Even More In 2018

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog November 15, 2017   Why America’s Retail Apocalypse Could Accelerate Even More In 2018     Is the retail apocalypse in the United States about to go to a whole new level?  That is a frightening thing to consider, because the truth is that things are already quite bad.  […]

Why America’s Retail Apocalypse Could Accelerate Even More In 2018

Will America’s Prosperity Be Completely Wiped Out By Our Growing Debt?

Will America’s Prosperity Be Completely Wiped Out By Our Growing Debt?

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog October 30, 2017   Will America’s Prosperity Be Completely Wiped Out By Our Growing Debt?     The federal government is now 20.4 trillion dollars in debt, and most Americans don’t seem to care that the economic prosperity that we are enjoying today could be completely destroyed by our exploding […]


Looming Catastrophe Hanging Over Our Heads – Paul Craig Roberts

By Greg Hunter USAWatchdog.com October 23, 2017   Looming Catastrophe Hanging Over Our Heads – Paul Craig Roberts     Former Assistant Treasury Secretary in the Reagan Administration, Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, says the record highs you see in the stock markets are based on “phony profits” that come from global central banks “propping up” […]

Russiagate Turns On Its Originators

How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 1: Debt As A Tool Of Enslavement

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog October 17, 2017   How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 1: Debt As A Tool Of Enslavement     Throughout human history, those in the ruling class have found various ways to force those under them to work for their economic benefit.  But in our day and age, […]

How The Elite Dominate The World – Part 1: Debt As A Tool Of Enslavement

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Will Tax Reform Increase or Limit Liberty?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 9, 2017   Will Tax Reform Increase or Limit Liberty?   President Trump and the congressional Republican leadership recently unveiled a tax reform “framework.” The framework has a number of provisions that will lower taxes on middle-class Americans. For example, the framework doubles the standard deduction and increases the […]


Should Puerto Rico Default?

By Peter G. Klein Mises Institute October 9, 2017   Should Puerto Rico Default?   Donald Trump caused a stir this week by suggesting that Puerto Rico’s massive $73 billion public debt should be “wiped out.” Puerto Rico narrowly avoided default with an interest payment this summer but the debt is a huge long-term problem for the […]

Should Puerto Rico Default?

Central Banks at Risk of Default?

Central Banks at Risk of Default?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics October 4, 2017   Central Banks at Risk of Default?     Central banks do not play games with the markets but it sure feels like we are being played by someone! Earlier this year the Bank of Japan, Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank all had similar balance sheets at around […]


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 […]

Surviving The Coming Bond Crash