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U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You

U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You

By  Shaun Bradley The Anti-Media March 15, 2017   U.S. About to Hit $20 Trillion in Debt: Here’s How It Affects You     As the vulture pundits in the mainstream media pick apart hollow political scandals, the essential bankruptcy of the federal government looms just ahead. The national debt is creeping toward 20 trillion […]


The economy and capital respond less for profit and begin to shift seeking safety.

The Future – Putting it All Together

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics March 11, 2017   The Future – Putting it All Together     This is the year of political hell. The question is not about supporting one side or the other. This is a time that calls for us not to be small petty creatures but a case that requires […]


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Debt Ceiling Debate: Don’t Mention Warfare/Welfare State!

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 19, 2015     Debt Ceiling Debate: Don’t Mention Warfare/Welfare State!   The US Treasury’s recent announcement that the government will reach the debt ceiling on November 3 means Congress will soon be debating raising the government’s borrowing limit again. Any delay in, or opposition to, raising the debt ceiling […]


U.S. Chamber cavalry arrives to help Mitch McConnell

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino U.S. Chamber cavalry arrives to help Mitch McConnell     The US Chamber says that McConnell is a “true conservative.” I suppose, if securing a $3 billion earmark so that Senator Reid could declare victory (but oh so short lived) in the government shutdown is “conservative.” And don’t forget […]


Another One Trillion Dollars ($1,000,000,000,000) In Debt

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Another One Trillion Dollars ($1,000,000,000,000) In Debt   Did you know that the U.S. national debt has increased by more than a trillion dollars in just over 12 months?  On September 30th, 2012 the U.S. national debt was sitting at $16,066,241,407,385.89.  Today, it is up to $17,075,590,107,963.57.  These numbers […]


Peter Schiff: US lost ability to produce, can’t live without debt

  Source: http://peterschiffblog.com Peter Schiff: US lost ability to produce, can’t live without debt   Produced by RT Published on Oct 20, 2013 Addicted to debt, moving from one quick fix to the next — this is how the world sees America’s debt ceiling saga. With its craving only temporarily satisfied, we’re guaranteed to see […]


Debt Ceiling Deal: DC Wins, Americans Lose

  Source: http://the-free-foundation.org By Ron Paul Debt Ceiling Deal: DC Wins, Americans Lose   Washington, DC, Wall Street, and central bankers around the world rejoiced this week as Congress came to an agreement to end the government shutdown and lift the debt ceiling. The latest spending-and-debt deal was negotiated by Congressional leaders behind closed doors, […]


A Caesar In Our Future?

  Source: http://paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts A Caesar In Our Future?   What Happens If The Shutdown Causes The Treasury To Run Out Of Money In a speech to the Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, November 23, 2010, Peter Dale Scott gave a history of the various directives concerned with government continuity during a […]


Debt Ceiling Delusions – Peter Schiff

  Source: http://www.europac.net By: Peter Schiff Friday, October 11, 2013 Debt Ceiling Delusions   The popular take on the current debt ceiling stand-off is that the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party has a delusional belief that it can hit the brakes on new debt creation without bringing on an economic catastrophe. While Republicans […]


Growing Up In America — Paul Craig Roberts

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Growing Up In America   Things Are Bad And Getting Worse Terrible things are happening faster than we can keep up with them. Monsanto, widely regarded as a criminal enterprise, is expanding its monopoly over seeds and food production into Chile and Latin America. http://rt.com/news/chile-protest-monsanto-law-634/ Monsanto has given […]