Federal Reserve


Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism October 4, 2017   Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position? Will Neel Kaskari soon be the head of the Federal Reserve?     The debate internally at the White House in the musty recesses where such things are discussed is whether Yellen stays on […]

Government Sachs Alum To Take Over the World’s Second Most Powerful Position? Will Neel Kaskari soon be the head of the Federal Reserve?

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

Yellen: The Economy May Be Weaker than We Thought

Yellen: The Economy May Be Weaker than We Thought

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute September 29, 2017   Yellen: The Economy May Be Weaker than We Thought   Janet Yellen this week cast doubt on the Fed’s announced plan to continue Fed rate hikes and reverse its years of “unconventional” monetary policy. “My colleagues and I may have misjudged the strength of the labor […]


Trump’s Historic Opportunity with the Federal Reserve

By Tho Bishop Mises Institute September 7, 2017   Trump’s Historic Opportunity with the Federal Reserve   And then there were three. Today Stanley Fischer submitted his letter of resignation from the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors, effective next month, the second such resignation of Donald Trump’s presidency. While Fischer’s term as Vice Chairman of the Fed […]

It’s unlikely Trump will nominate anyone who understands the negative consequences of our artificially low interest rate environment.

How Rand Paul Can Free Americans from the Fed

How Rand Paul Can Free Americans from the Fed

By Tho Bishop Mises Institute August 24, 2017   How Rand Paul Can Free Americans from the Fed     Ever since entering the Senate, Rand Paul has continued his father’s work in advocating for an audit of the Federal Reserve. This week, writing for the Daily Caller, Senator Paul renewed his efforts, illustrating how the recent era of […]


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Janet Yellen: False Prophet of Prosperity

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 12, 2017   Janet Yellen: False Prophet of Prosperity   Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen recently predicted that, thanks to the regulations implemented after the 2008 market meltdown, America would not experience another economic crisis “in our lifetimes.” Yellen’s statement should send shivers down our spines, as there are […]


The Bernanke-Yellen Bubble-Depression

By Mark Thornton Mises Institute Julyy 11, 2017   The Bernanke-Yellen Bubble-Depression   In a recent article I advocated for a new way of naming business cycles. The new approach emphasizes the cause rather than the effect. So instead of the “housing bubble” and “financial crisis,” we should refer to the Greenspan-Bernanke Crisis. Here we will turn our […]

They used these policies to paper over the problem with hopes to come out with a normal economy at the end of the process.

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Ever more official lies from the US government

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org July 11, 2017   Ever more official lies from the US government   The false reality constructed for Americans parallels perfectly the false reality constructed by Big Brother in George Orwells’ dystopian novel 1984. Consider the constant morphing of “the Muslim threat” from al-Qaeda to the Taliban, to […]


Democracy Is A Front For Central Bank Rule

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org June 20, 2017   Democracy Is A Front For Central Bank Rule     Several years ago when the Federal Reserve had its Fed funds rate at zero to 25 basis points (one-quarter of one percent—0.25%), there was a great deal of talk, somehow presented as urgent, […]

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Fed Raises Rates — Will Other Central Banks Follow?

Fed Raises Rates — Will Other Central Banks Follow?

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute June 19, 2017   Fed Raises Rates — Will Other Central Banks Follow?     Last week, the Federal Reserve announced an increase in the Federal Funds rate to 1.25 percent. The last time the target rate reached so high was in September of 2008, when the rate was 2.0 percent. […]


Is the Central Bank’s Rigged Stock Market Ready to Crash on Schedule?

By David Haggith The Great Recession Blog June 12, 2017   Is the Central Bank’s Rigged Stock Market Ready to Crash on Schedule?     We just saw a major rift open in the US stock market that we haven’t seen since the dot-com bust in 1999. While the Dow rose by almost half a percent […]

Democracy Is A Front For Central Bank Rule

The Federal Reserve Must Go

The Federal Reserve Must Go

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog May 15, 2017   The Federal Reserve Must Go     If you want to permanently fix America’s economy, there really is no other choice.  Even before Ron Paul’s rallying cry of “End The Fed” shook America during the peak of the Tea Party movement, I was a huge […]


Gold Manipulation and $1.2 Quadrillion in Derivatives

By Rory Hall The Daily Coin April 27, 2017   Gold Manipulation and $1.2 Quadrillion in Derivatives     For several months during 2016 I was researching the SDR, Federal Reserve Note/U.S. dollar, global currencies and the people behind the scenes pulling the strings. The pulling of the strings was being conducted by oligarchs, like the […]

Gold Manipulation and $1.2 Quadrillion in Derivatives