sound money


Can Switzerland Survive Today’s Assault on Cash and Sound Money?

By Marcia Christoff-Kurapovna Mises Institute August 8, 2017   Can Switzerland Survive Today’s Assault on Cash and Sound Money?   “Switzerland will have the last word,” wrote Victor Hugo in the late 19th century. “It possesses one of the most perfect forms of government in the world.” A contemporary of his, Frederick Kuenzli, a scholar of […]

Can Switzerland Survive Today's Assault on Cash and Sound Money?

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 […]

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What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?

By Thorsten Polleit Mises Institute February 13, 2017   What Will Trump Do About the Central-Bank Cartel?   The US is by far the biggest economy in the world. Its financial markets — be it equity, bonds or derivatives markets — are the largest and most liquid. The Greenback is the most important transaction currency. Many currencies in […]


Sound Money and Fiscal Policy 2

By Paul-Martin Foss Carl Menger Center April 11, 2016   Sound Money and Fiscal Policy     The week before last marked my first time attending the Austrian Economics Research Conference, an annual meeting of economists of the Austrian School hosted by the Ludwig von Mises Institute in Auburn, AL. While many of the presentations […]

Sound Money and Fiscal Policy

What To Do While Waiting to End the Fed

By John P. Cochran Mises.org February 25, 2015   What To Do While Waiting to End the Fed   There is a sliver of good news on the central banking front. Given the Fed’s poor performance before and after the 2007–08 financial crisis and Great Recession, and its now recognized 100 year history of failure, […]


The Hill: Another financial meltdown on the horizon?

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   The Hill: Another financial meltdown on the horizon?   We have been “pressing the case for sound money” for a very long time. Many others, particularly those economists considered part of the Austrian School have been doing so for decades. It was the Austrian School economists who saw […]


Austrian Economics with Glenn Jacobs

  Glenn Jacobs spoke to a group regarding Austian Economics several months back in the video shown below which I had intended to share.  Today I realize that despite the best of intentions and saving the video I had not yet posted the presentation by Glenn Jacobs, published by messengersforliberty, which I would encourage all to […]


The Economic Crisis On Our Doorstep

  The Economic Crisis On Our Doorstep       Published by Libertarianism.org About: Dr. Ron Paul was formerly the U.S. Representative for Texas’s 14th congressional district. He has also been a three-time candidate for President of the United States; as a Libertarian in 1988 and as a Republican in 2008 and 2012. Paul speaks […]


Ideas Created The Federal Reserve…Ideas Can Get Rid of It

  Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com By Chris Rossini Ideas Created The Federal Reserve…Ideas Can Get Rid of It   The Washington Post‘s Wonkblog, which can be counted on to defend every government mischief imaginable, reports on an “all-star economic conference” that took place in DC. Whenever you hear of an “economic conference” in DC, it can only […]


A simplified explanation of the US monetary system

  A simplified explanation of the US monetary system   A good review and explanation of the monetary system, by way of video, that should be easy to understand and be shared.  I first saw this posted by Nick on  againstcronycapitalism.org and finally had a chance to watch the video.  Why all the “End the […]


Bread & Circuses 2013

Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com Posted by Chris Rossini Bread & Circuses 2013   Harry Schultz once said, that with sound money (my emphasis): People were more honest, moral, decent, kind, because the system was honest and moral. Today we have cause and effect of the opposite standard: no limits on what governments can do, control, dictate; no […]


Glenn Jacobs (Kane) speaking tour in TN

Glenn Jacobs (Kane) speaking tour in TN   Liberty activist and professional wrestler Glenn Jacobs (Kane) will be speaking throughout Tennessee over the next few weeks. Come out and hear him talk about free market economics, sound money, and liberty! (if you would like Glenn Jacobs to speak to your group, please e-mail us and […]


A Political Problem-Not an Economic Problem-Catherine Austin Fitts

Source: http://wchildblog.com A Political Problem-Not an Economic Problem-Catherine Austin Fitts   By Greg Hunter, USAWatchdog: Investment banker Catherine Austin Fitts sums up the historic global financial problems by saying, “We have a group of people who have the power to act with impunity. They are above the law. They are centralizing and consolidating economic and […]