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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

Martin Armstrong - Economic Downturn Will Take World to War

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 […]


The Federal Reserve Is, and Always Has Been, Politicized

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 17, 2017   The Federal Reserve Is, and Always Has Been, Politicized   Audit the Fed recently took a step closer to becoming law, when it was favorably reported by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. This means the House could vote on the bill at any […]

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The Ticking Debt Bomb

By Peter Schiff Schiff Gold April 13, 2017   The Ticking Debt Bomb   Tick … tick … tick … That sound you hear is a ticking debt bomb. According to the most recent data released by the Federal Reserve, outstanding credit card debt eclipsed the $1 trillion mark in February, increasing 6.2% from a […]

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Shovel Ready: How The Fed Makes Us Dig Our Own Graves

Shovel Ready: How The Fed Makes Us Dig Our Own Graves

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell April 11, 2017   Shovel Ready: How The Fed Makes Us Dig Our Own Graves     I just read an article from what the mainstream considers a reputable source of news, the New York Times. The article talked all about monetary policy and didn’t say a thing about […]


Republican Controlled House Committee Passes Measure to Audit the Fed

By Against Crony Capitalism March 29, 2017   Republican Controlled House Committee Passes Measure to Audit the Fed     Audit the Fed. Then end it.   (From Zerohedge)   If you ever had any reservations about who’s shilling for the Federal Reserve, look no further than today’s vote on increasing oversight into the Federal […]

Republican Controlled House Committee Passes Measure to Audit the Fed

Janet Yellen on Workforce Development

Janet Yellen on Workforce Development

By C.Jay Engel Mises Institute March 29, 2017   Janet Yellen on Workforce Development   As often noted, the Fed’s economists and bureaucrats operate on the assumption that everything they do is part of the solution, but they are never part of the problem. Yellen’s recent speech at the National Community Reinvestment Coalition is centered around […]


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Arizona Challenges the Fed’s Money Monopoly

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute March 6, 2017   Arizona Challenges the Fed’s Money Monopoly   History shows that, if individuals have the freedom to choose what to use as money, they will likely opt for gold or silver. Of course, modern politicians and their Keynesian enablers despise the gold or silver standard. This […]


Can Truth Prevail? ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 3, 2017   Can Truth Prevail?   According to official US economic data, the US Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has expanded for 22 quarters, raising real GDP 12.1% above its high prior to the 2008-09 economic contraction. Yet, US manufacturing output and US industrial production have […]

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