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Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

By Against Crony Capitalism February 12, 2018   Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve     Yes indeed. How the central planners at the Federal Reserve manipulate the economy (and inevitably screw it up) is not understood by most politically engaged people. For instance there are still those who insist […]

Who’s To Blame For Wild Stock Market? Look To The Federal Reserve

-1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever

-1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog February 5, 2018   -1,175 Points! We Just Witnessed The Largest One Day Stock Market Crash Ever       The mainstream media seems so surprised that the stock market is crashing, but the truth is that it isn’t a surprise at all.  In fact, this crash is way, way […]


Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare

By Against Crony Capitalism January 30, 2018   Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare     Well great. We have 3 companies headed by crony capitalists, Bezos, Buffett, and Jamie Dimon, getting together on healthcare. How long until they try to rope taxpayers in? We hope for the best here. […]

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase to partner on US employee healthcare

Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 9, 2018   Anti-Trumper David Brooks says Trump opposition ‘getting dumber,’ Are the “Resistance” bumper sticker brigades mostly just compliant serfs?     As David Brooks says, the anti-Trump folks are getting dumber, and that is saying something. Some people, en masse, have just lost their minds with regard […]


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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THREE CHEERS FOR THE GOP TAX PLAN

Mises: THREE CHEERS FOR THE GOP TAX PLAN

By Against Crony Capitalism December 21, 2017     It isn’t perfect, but it is a move in the right direction. This is pretty much without doubt. Again, this bill likely represents a turn in the cruise liner of state toward fairer (in all senses of the word) seas. (From Mises)   Last night the Senate […]


Market legend Art Cashin remembers Black Monday 30 years later

By Against Crony Capitalism October 19, 2017   Market legend Art Cashin remembers Black Monday 30 years later     I like Art Cashin. I used to read his morning column when I was a fresh faced broker at UBS. I remember him wearing a “Dow 10,000” hat that he first got as the Dow pushed […]

Market legend Art Cashin remembers Black Monday 30 years later

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Vladimir Putin: The Most Powerful Person In The World

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org June 12, 2017   Vladimir Putin: The Most Powerful Person In The World   It must be wonderful being Vladimir Putin and being the most powerful person on earth. And not even have to say so yourself. The US Democratic Party is saying it for Putin along […]


Without Glass-Steagall America Will Fail

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org June 10, 2017   Without Glass-Steagall America Will Fail     For 66 years the Glass-Steagall act reduced the risks in the banking system. Eight years after the act was repealed, the banking system blew up threatening the international economy. US taxpayers were forced to come up […]

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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 […]

The Federal Reserve Must Go

Nomi Prins Exposes Government Sachs

By James Corbett The Corbett Report February 8, 2017   Nomi Prins Exposes Government Sachs   Of all the investment banks on Wall Street, Goldman Sachs enjoys the most incestuous relationship with Washington, where it has a revolving door at the Treasury Department. As a former managing director at the firm, Nomi Prins is uniquely […]

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