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You Have Been Warned: Experts Tell Us That A Cascadia Subduction Zone Earthquake And Tsunami Will Destroy Everything West Of Interstate 5 by Michael Snyder End of the American Dream One day it will happen. With little or no...
Trump Threatens To Send Military To Block Honduran Migrant Caravan by Tim Brown Freedom Outpost TDC Note We should call this what it is an invasion. It is not a caravan it is an invasion. Military troops...
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The Nations Most Stringent Gun Control Laws Could Come To Your State Soon by: Off The Grid News The nations most stringent gun control laws will come to Washington State if a ballot initiative passes. For instance, violating gun storage laws...
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Dealers Group Reports Physical Gold Buyers Returning by Barry Stuppler PNG The recent rise in golds price has sparked a return to the physical gold market of former customers along with new retail buyers, according to officials of the...
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ITALEXIT? Only 44 Percent of Italians Want to Remain in EU! Video Dr Steve Turley Find out whats behind the poll numbers and why an ITALEXIT is inevitable! Video Source
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One Year after QT Started, Gold Still Unmoved by ARKADIUSZ SIERO, PHD Sunshine Profits It was supposed to make gold rally. We mean, of course, the quantitative tightening. But one year after it started, the yellow metal still does...
3. Europes privacy laws are so tough, they are taking names off the doorbells in Vienna. In Vienna, a doorbell isnt just a doorbell, right?
6. Why doesnt ancient fiction talk more about feelings? (or does it?)
Parents Lose One More Right in California as the State Limits Kids Menu Drinks to Water or Milk By Meadow Clark The Organic Prepper Yes, the rumors are true. California lawmakers passed a state law that forces restaurants within...
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Is democracy still capable of solving the worlds great problems? I know. Its a strange, funny, absurd question. But I mean it like this: if democracy cant solve the problems people facethen they will turn to authoritarianism and fascism instead. And that way lies the abyss. And yet we already see the world on the first steps of this patharound the globe, people are beginning to give up on democracy, and turn to backwards, regressive, violent, and undemocratic forms of political economy.
Hence, before us lies an age of instability. One where journalists are tortured, murdered, dismembered. But I think we are not fully seeing the stakes yetenough of us, at least. The survival of democracy is very much in question at this juncture in history. And that is because democracy itself has not been nourished, and so it is withering, like an unwatered tree. Let me explain what I mean.
One of the many things we are going to have to rethink after this era is the history of democracy itself. If we are a little more honest about it, democracy is not a thing that has been with us since time immemorial. In realistic and mature terms, the reign of democracy has barely lasted a few generationsbecause before all else, democracy is the exercise of equality. Without equality, democracys other goods, like freedom and justice, mean little, if anything at all.
America only really became a democracy after the end of segregationas much as Americans hate it when this is pointed outin the 1970s. Europe became a democracy earlierafter the second World War, when genuine equality was, for the first time, really enshrined constitutionally and legally both. But in both cases we see that the much vaunted reign of democracy hardly began in ancient history. Democracy might have been a noble Athenian idealbut it took humanity millennia to realize it. In its mature form, its realized state, democracy has been with us for less than a century. Perhaps fifty years, in Americas case.
So the way that we think about the world is backwards. We tend to think of the world as a place in which countries strive and struggle and scrape to become rich, and when they do, they will become democraciespoof!as if by magic. Only the above tells us none of this is true at all. A nations riches might be built atop slavery and colonialism, and it might go on being something less than a democracy for a very long time.
Now. Because we think of the world in terms of linear progresstribes becoming dictatorships becoming banana republics becoming democracies, which is itself a remnant of...
People Are Fleeing California and Going To This State Video The Money GPS TDC Note To all the people fleeing the democratically held states like California, Massachusetts, Illinois and Colorado please KEEP IN MIND THE REASON YOU LEFT...
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Financial Market Collapse: Not an IF But A When? by Dave Kranzler Investment Research Dynamics DONT PANIC!!!! Just 6.9% off of the most offensive valuation extreme in history. Tweet from John Hussman, Hussman Funds The above quote from...
Pension / Retirement Crisis Is Becoming An Underfunded Tsunami According to The SEC by Rory The Daily Coin We have detailed this problem over the past 3-4 years warning people about how bad the pensions around the nation have...
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Trump Models U.S. Economy on Kansas. Thats a Mistake The better choice is one of his favorite whipping boys, California, which has a balanced budget, rapid growth and industries of the future. Bloomberg, October 19, 2018 President Trump has attacked the idea of the Californication of America. He has inexplicably blamed California
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Texas Democrats Caught Mailing Pre-Filled Voter Registrations To Non-Citizens from ZeroHedge TDC Note Say what?!?! Democrats caught cheating?!?! Say it aint so voter fraud by DEMOCRATS?!?! What!?!?! ##### The Texas Democratic Party has been sending pre-filled applications to...
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Ive tried to avoid commenting on Trumps Fed bashing, as I dont wish to insult my readers intelligence. But the media reports that Trump is now bashing the Fed on an almost daily basis, in order to have a fall guy in case the economy turns south. So I suppose I must say something:
1. In the real world, presidents dont get to excuse policy failures by pointing to the mistakes of government officials that they themselves appointed. But of course we no longer live in the real world; we live in TrumpWorld, where it is rhetoric, not reality, that matters. (If you want a good laugh, read a serious media report (say the NYT) where they go out and interview Trump voters who explain why they are thrilled with Trumps performance. Great accomplishments like the peace deal with North Korea.)
2. OK, enough Trump bashing. What about the substance of his complaint? Here Id say hes very likely wrong, but not obviously crazy. The indicators I look at (NGDP, inflation, unemployment, etc.) do not indicate that money is too tight, but theres at least a small possibility that we still dont have a credible 2% PCE inflation rate going forward. Its at least debatable.
3. If you talk to the average economist, point #2 is what theyd complain about. Most economists dont see money as being too tight. But the real problem is elsewhere; Trump assumes that interest rates represent the stance of monetary policy. Even worse, he thinks that low rates mean easy money. Other economists are less likely to ridicule Trump for this error, as many economists are similarly confused.
The Fed influences the economy in many ways. One method is by adjusting the policy interest rate (fed funds or IOR). A far more important way is by affecting the natural rate of interest. Thus the Fed sharply reduced the natural rate in 2008, while only gradually reducing the policy rate. To the average economist (and to Trump) the Fed was easing monetary policy. In fact, because the natural rate was falling even faster than the policy rate, they were tightening policy.
How does the Fed affect the natural rate of interest? By shifting the expected NGDP growth rate (and also the level of NGDP relative to trend.) A tight money policy (such as late 2007 through 2008) will reduce NGDP growth expectations, and this reduces the natural rate of interest. Thats what Trump doesnt understand, but its also what lots of economists dont understand. Even the smarter economists, the ones that understand its the gap between the policy rate and the natural rate that matters, often think that the natural rate is falling due to external shocks, not bad Fed policy.
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Supreme Court Takes Case That Could End Internet Censorship, Expand First Amendment The Supreme Court is hearing a case that could change the way free speech is handled on the internet forever. After the recent purge of over 800 independent...
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I think Theresa May might have good reason for feeling miffed as we head into the weekend. Weve had a triple whammy of pretty good economic news the fastest rising pay packets since the financial crisis, lowest borrowing in over a decade and lower than expected inflation. And what gratitude does she get? One Tory MP saying not only that he wouldnt join her government, he wouldnt even vote for it, another saying Conservatives are close to despair over Brexit negotiations, others (rightly) calling for swift action to put more money into Universal Credit, and the prospect of David Davis as an interim Conservative leader being talked up (definitely not by David Davis definitely not). No wonder the Prime Minister felt invested in the loneliness strategy she...
Killing Jamal Khashoggi Was Easy. Explaining It Is Much Harder by Philip M Giraldi Strategic-Culture Getting to the bottom of the Jamal Khashoggi disappearance is a bit like peeling an onion. It is known that Khashoggi entered the Saudi...
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Checking Gold Stocks Valuations by Jordan Roy-Byrne The Daily Gold Its no secret that gold mining stocks are historically cheap and have been for several years. Traditional metrics like price to cash flow and price to book value showed...
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Federal Judge Says State Department Provided False Statements to Derail Lawsuits Over Hillary Clintons Private Server by Cristina Laila The Gateway Pundit Once again Judicial Watch is doing the heavy lifting. Conservative watchdog group Judicial Watch is still fighting...
M. C. Escher Meeting (Encounter) 1940 Its no surprise that China has its own plunge protection team -but why were they so late?-, nor that Beijing blames its problems on Trumps tariffs. GDP growth was disappointing at 6.5%, but whos ever believed those almost always dead on numbers? It would be way more interesting
Today is the anniversary of Black Monday October 19, 1987, the one day, 22.6% crash of the markets. I am a huge fan of Tim Metzs Black Monday: The Catastrophe of October 19, 1987, and always recommend that book for folks who want the details of what occurred. The latest book on the topic
The chart of the Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index (SSE) shows the 2015-bubble and its implosion, followed by a rise from the January-2016 low, which had been endlessly touted in the US as the next big buying opportunity to lure US investors into the China miracle. Investors who swallowed this hype got crushed again:
Exaggerated Economic Growth of the Third World Author Jayant Bhandari Acting-Man Fund Managers, economists and politicians agree on the exciting future they see in the Third World. According to them, the engine of the worlds economic growth has moved from the...
DOW Down ~1300 Points Last Week, Institutional Investors Now Fading Stocks on Rallies? Video Wall St for Main St Jason talks about how US stocks are being sold off for reasons that the mainstream financial media is not mentioning!...
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Covert Facial Recognition Street Lights Coming to a Neighborhood Near You by MassPrivateI Activist Post A recent Reuters article reveals that ST Engineering has been awarded $5.5 million to install facial recognition street lights in Singapore. STs smart street lights come...
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Economy Signaling Warning, Illegal Alien Caravan, 2018 Midterm Update by Greg Hunter USA Watchdog The stock and bond markets look like they are wobbling and signaling a warning. One day the stock market is up 500 points, and the...
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My end of week morning train reads: Marijuana is emerging among Californias vineyards, offering promise and concern (Washington Post) How the gutting of the Voting Rights Act led to hundreds of closed polls (Vice) The Trump Organizations core competency is in profiting from misrepresentation and potentially, fraud (New Yorker) Newt: The Man Who Broke Politics (The Atlantic)
Over the past 40 years, China has managed to achieve levels of growth and development that would have been unimaginable during earlier decades of communist rule. But as the exiled Chinese novelist Ma Jian reminds us, that progress has been built on a foundation of repression and the corpses of his fellow citizens.
It is now clear that the world's current efforts to combat climate change are woefully inadequate. As the likelihood of catastrophic developments in the not-too-distant future increases, climate-change economists must adjust their models accordingly.
Leaked Google Internal Memo Reveals Google Has Decided to Deep-Six Free Speech
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How the FBI Silences Whistleblowers
By John Kiriakou
As difficult as it is for gullible, patriotic Americans to believe, their government is devoid of integrity and routinely violates US law. Not even the US Senator, who is Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, can get the US Department of Justice to obey the laws that the Justice (sic) Department was created to enforce.
The Sky Is Falling, Panic, Shut It Down At Any Cost, Dead End Video X22 Report We are now seeing leakers being arrested and these leakers are tracking right back to Obama and Clinton and the Mueller investigation. Federal...
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A new paper in Science adds support to the so-called gender-equality paradox. Using a survey of some 80,000 people across 76 countries Falk and Hermle find that for a variety of preferences the differences between the genders gets larger the greater is economic development and gender equality. The basic story is here:
As the authors put it:
In sum, greater availability of material and social resources to both women and men may facilitate the independent development and expression of gender-specific preferences, and hence may lead to an expansion of gender differences in more developed and gender-egalitarian countries.
As I pointed out in my post, Do Boys Have a Comparative Advantage in Math and Science? results like this can explain why there are proportionately fewer women entering STEM fields in richer and more gender-equal countries than in poorer and less gender-equal countries.
One point which many people are missing is that small but growing gender differences with development are only one minor effect of a much bigger phenomena. In a primitive economy, everyone does more or less the same thing, subsistence farming. Only in a market economy under the division of labor can people specialize. Specialization reflects and amplifies diverse personalities and interests. People sometimes complain about excess variety in a market economy but do they extend that complaint to careers, arts, and lifestyles? In a market society we get Corn Flakes, Frosted Flakes and Coconut Flakes and we get cardiologists, dermatologists and otolaryngologists and we get Chicago Blues, dub step, and K-Pop and we also get a flowering of sexual preferences and lifestyles. As Mises once said the very idea of personality as we know it today is a result of the market economy. The small gender differences some people focus on are merely the averaging by gender of much larger individual differences. Thus, I would revise the authors:
In sum, greater availability of material and social resources facilitates the independent development and expression of individual-specific preferences, and hence may lead to an expansion of individual differences in more developed and equal-opportunity countries.
Despite the low probability of a direct military clash between the US and China, a Sino-American cold war would undoubtedly produce collateral damage so far-reaching and severe that the very future of humanity could be jeopardized. But it is not too late for the US and China to change course.
Italys Debt Crisis Thickens But outside Italy, credit markets are sanguine, and no one says, whatever it takes. By Don Quijones, Spain, UK, & Mexico, editor at WOLF STREET. Italys government bonds are sinking and their yields are spiking. There are...
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A pretty, somewhat rare, and relatively reasonably priced pre-war European convertible, the BMW 327/328 was higher-powered (versus the 327) with a straight-6 OHV petrol engine making 79 horsepower. There were 569 of these cars built from 1937-40. The BMW 327/328 can be found in the $100-200k range. Source: Classic Driver
Obama State Dept Lied To Protect Hillary From Email Server Lawsuits Federal Judge Finds from ZeroHedge The noose appears to be tightening further around the law-less behaviors of the Obama administration in their frantic efforts to protect former Secretary...
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The backlash against globalization has brought a resurgence of the old-fashioned politics of blood and belonging. Unless countries devise a new way to balance liberal democratic values and peoples craving for a sense of belonging, they will end up paving a path to disaster.
JAAFARI: U S LED COALITION SUPPORTS TERRORISTS Video TheCrowhouse Max Igan Video Source
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Paul Gauguin Horsemen on the beach 1902 Implosion of Stock Market Double-Bubble in China Hits New Lows (WS) Trump Trade War Forces Beijing To Retreat From Its Anti-Debt Battle (CNBC) Italys Debt Crisis Thickens (DQ) Italian Bond Yields Spike To 4-Year Highs As EU Slams New Budget Plan (CNBC)
How to Make a Fortune in the Gold-Backed Crypto Revolution by Nick Giambruno Casey Research Justins note: Recently, we broke new ground at Casey Research. Crisis Investing chief analyst Nick Giambruno revealed a revolutionary way to make big money...
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Ruger PC Carbine: Not Much We Dont Like Video NutNFancy So why do we have a Ruger 9mm chambered carbine again? The previous M1 Carbine-looking Ruger PC9 was not exactly a success. The answer might lie within this GRV.little...
How Gibsons paradox has been buried By Alasdair Macleod GoldMoney Until the 1970s, all recorded history showed that bond yields were tied to the general price level, not the rate of price inflation as commonly believed. However, since then,...
Lynette Zang: THE SYSTEM DIED. THE RESET IS COMING Video SGTReport Seven interest rate increases by the Federal Reserve since Fall of 2015 and still the 30 year sits at 3.1? Meanwhile, President Trump criticizes the Fed for raising...
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Food is a powerful storyteller. Our diet signals whether we cook at home, shop locally, prefer inexpensive dishes, or even think about what we eat. But the consumer side of mealtime is just one of food's many plot lines. Food has backstories, too, none more unsavory than this one: agricultural workers-the people who make dinner possible-are also the most likely to go to bed hungry.
FOMC Meeting, Equities Weak, Gold Breaks Above Range | Golden Rule Radio Video McAlvany Financials We look at the weakness in the equities market this past week. Gold breaks above its trading range. We look ahead for what is...
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That is the forthcoming Raghuram Rajan book, due out February 26, 2019.
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We havent had an October like this in a very long time. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down another 327 points on Thursday, and overall the Dow is now down close to 1,500 points from the peak of the market. Unlike much of the rest of the world, it is still too early to say that the U.S. is facing a new financial crisis, but if stocks continue to plunge like this one wont be too far away. And as you will see below, many believe that what we have seen so far is just the start of a huge wave of selling. Of course it would be extremely convenient for Democrats if stocks did crash, because it would give them a much better chance of doing well in the midterm elections. This is the most heated midterm election season that I can ever remember, and what U.S. voters choose to do at the polls in November is going to have very serious implications for the immediate future of our country.
After a very brief rally earlier in the week, stocks have been getting hammered again. The S&P 500 has now fallen for 9 out of the last 11 trading sessions, and homebuilder stocks have now fallen for 19 of the last 22 trading sessions. It was a sea of red on Thursday, and some of the stocks that are widely considered to be economic bellwethers were among those that got hit the hardest
Several stocks seen as economic bellwethers fell sharply in the U.S., including United Rentals and Textron, which dropped at least 11 percent each. Snap-on and Caterpillar, meanwhile, fell 9.6 percent and 3.9 percent, respectively.
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Yes says I, in my latest Bloomberg column. Here is one bit:
To put it simply, the American left has been hacked, and it is now running in a circle of its own choosing, rather than focusing on electoral victories or policy effectiveness. Too many segments of the Democratic Party are self-righteously talking about identity politics, and they are letting other priorities slip.
Of course there is a lot of racism out there, which makes political correctness all the more tempting. Yet polling data suggests that up to 80 percent of Americans are opposed to politically correct thinking in its current manifestations. Latinos and Asian-Americans are among the groups most opposed, and even 61 percent of self-professed liberals do not like political correctness.
I give some examples (Elizabeth Warren, the Harvard lawsuit) of how these issues can harm the fortunes of the Left. Here is the basic model:
I now wonder if, in the internet era, every political movement is hackable. Political involvement requires a certain kind of ideological motivation, and ideologies are imperfectly rational. So a smart hacker can redirect the attention of groups in other, less productive directions. Just put some inflammatory words or video on the internet and you can induce the left to talk more about identity politics.
The correct hacking words, memes, and images are found by trial and error, but once the fervently expressive left-wing responses are observed, the techniques are honed and refined pretty quickly.
And what about the hacking of the Right?
Has the right-wing been hacked? I suspect so. The president himself is part of the hack, and the core motivation is the desire to own the libs, a phrase I didnt hear much five years ago. Weve now entered an era in which too many are self-obsessed and too few are effectiv...
Mob Attacks & Threatening Business Owners Are All Just Collateral Damage In Liberals Quest For Power By Susan Duclos All News PipeLine Browsing the news this morning I noted a number of articles detailing attacks against conservatives, something we are...
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The Power of Imagined Threats and Projected Vitriol by Rory The Daily Coin We have been documenting the violence that has been unleashed by the so-called progressives. In our latest piece we reviewed a couple of the starting points...
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The Bounce is OverNow Comes the Pain by Graham Summers Gains Pains Capital Mondays rally was PURE manipulation. Nothing else. The financial media will attempt to spin this as being caused by fundamentals but if youve been trading the...
Collapse Talk: Leaders, Tribes & Politics | Walking Dead Season 9 Video Canadian Prepper TDC Note I am huge fan of this show for the very reasons that CP points out. I, like many of the fans of...
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Between 2015 and 2017, forest-related emissions were 63 per cent higher than the average for the previous 14 years, rising from 3 billion to 4.9 billion metric tons per year, says new analysis.
Exorcist Plans To Counter-Attack Witches Hex On Kavanaugh by Mac Slavo SHTFPlan Father Gary Thomas, an exorcist for the Diocese of San Jose, California, is appalled that a coven of witches is planning to hex president Donald Trumps choice for...
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No Illegal Migrants No Migrants At All Equals, Literally, Happiest Place on Earth by John Freeman Russia-Insider TDC Note The next time you hear some nonsense about diversity is our strength you now can correct them with data and...
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The average person in Britain eats more than three times the government's recommended 70 grams of red or processed meat each day.
No Free Lunch: Italian city denies subsidized school meals to children of migrants Video RT The mayor of the Italian city of Lodi has ordered all migrant families to provide documents on their financial status including property they own...
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Is Netflix being run by the United States Congress? by Simon Black Sovereign Man Shares of Netflix soared today on news the company lost a record $859 million in cash in the third quarter. Why are investors applauding this...
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A Victory for Free Speech By Andrew P. Napolitano Lew Rockwell The litigation brought by Stormy Daniels against Donald Trump has had its day of reckoning. The adult-film star who sued the president for defamation not only lost a portion...
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Pomegranate juice has DRAMATIC effects in slowing the development of prostate cancer by: Isabelle Z. Natural News If you are one of the 2.9 million men in the U.S. with prostate cancer, you might feel powerless about your situation. As the...
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This Week With Batchelor and Cohen Podcast TFMetals Report After taking last week off, John and Steve returned last evening with an interesting history lesson of Cold War espionage mixed in with a discussion of current events. As always,...
NEWS AND VIEWS FROM THE NEFARIUM 101818 Video Dr Joseph P Farrell Giza Death Star The Nefarium has been busy in Josephs absence: the CSU was handed its walking papers in the Bavarian state elections in Germany, the...
A world-first submarine expedition, involving billionaire Richard Branson, will explore the darkest depths of Belizes Blue Hole, using military-grade sonar to map the sinkholes vast...
NOURIEL ROUBINI PREDICTS A CRISIS BY 2020 : WHAT TO MAKE OF IT? BY PHILIPPE HERLIN Gold Broker In a recently published article, Nouriel Roubini, one of the most trusted economists on the planet, predicts: By 2020, the conditions will be ripe...
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Gold Would Not Enjoy That FOMC Is Going More Restrictive by ARKADIUSZ SIERO, PHD Sunshine Profits Policy would need to become modestly restrictive for a time. This is the key quote from the recent FOMC minutes. This is not...
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Imagine a leader with an enormous ego and a devoted fan club, who frequently behaves in a reckless and irresponsible fashion. He sends out tweets full of bizarre and irresponsible attacks on other people, and also misrepresents important financial information, which misleads various stakeholders.
What should we do with a leader like this?
I guess the answer depends on where they work. If they work in the private sector, then they need to be punished for their bad behavior, perhaps by the SEC. If they work in the executive branch . . . well, you can guess.
PS. Make that three big egoslook who The Economist thinks has a good chance to become the next British Prime Minister:
Mrs May might well win such a vote, if only because Mr Johnson is so unpopular among Tory MPs. His problem is not just that the majority of Tory MPs voted remain in the referendum, and hate him as leader of the Brexiteers. MPs of all political persuasions regard him as a cad. One senior Tory says that its 100% inconceivable that hell become leader of the Conservative PartyHes a media clown, not a serious politician. Hes a shit who doesnt give a shit about anything but himself, says another. The list of charges against him is long: he doesnt believe in anything but his own advancement; he doesnt lift a finger to help his colleagues; he was a disaster as foreign secretary.
He has one big thing going for him, in the eyes of most Tory MPs: his performance at the polls. When he won two terms as mayor of Labour-leaning London he was praised for possessing the Heineken factorthe ability to reach parts of the country that other Tories couldnt reach. . . .
But should Mrs May lose a confidence vote, Mr Johnson has a good chance. The two further hurdles are probably superable. He has to get onto a shortlist of two MPs that the parliamentary party sends to the partys 124,000 members, and then he has to win the memberships support.
On the first, the Brexiteers, who include not just the ERG but other eurosceptics, have enough votes to get one of their own onto the final shortlist, and are likely to coalesce behind Mr Johnson. Jacob Rees-Mogg, their leader, has already said that he thinks that Mr Johnson would make an excellent prime minister.
On the second, Tory party members like Mr Johnson more than Tory MPs doand are getting keener with every suicide-vest jibe.
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Doctor Sentenced to Die in Prison for Healing People with Weed as Child Predator Congressman Let Out Early by Matt Agorist The Free Thought Proeject A caring father and doctor, who healed people will die in prison because he...
Gun Control: Six Ways Nancy Pelosi Aims to Take Away Firearm Freedoms by AWR Hawkins Breitbart House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) believes securing gun control is more important than continuing to win elections and she supports numerous controls...
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To report for The Response a podcast focused on how people share and collaborate to uplift their communities after natural disasters field producer Paige Ruane travelled to the Rockaways Peninsula in New York City, New York, to speak with people who organized relief efforts after Hurricane Sandy hit the area in 2012.
Their Population Control Agenda Is Working The Birth Rate In the United States Has Fallen To Another All-Time Record Low by Michael Snyder End of the American Dream The elite have worked very hard to slow down birth...
Adrian Day: $1,350-1,400 Gold Is Coming Audio Interview from King World News With many people focused on the meltdown in China, one of the greats in the business told King World News that $1,350-1,400 gold is coming. $1,350-1,400 Gold...
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Google, Facebook, Twitter are Fascist Agents of the Military/Security Complex
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Max Keiser & Trace Mayer: Chinas Tiny Chip? Or anti-China Plan? Video RT In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the bombshell Bloomberg investigation which found industrial scale espionage by China against some of the...
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From Gold To Bitcoin: The Evolution Of Money By Michael Kern Safe Haven Time and time again, gold naysayers have gone to great lengths to dispel its value. You cant eat gold, they would say. This was, apparently, proof that gold...
Soaring Deficits and Interest Costs Leave the U.S. Looking Very Fragile by Adem Tumerkan Palisade Research If you take a step back and look at the macro picture of the U.S. economy it resembles a huge, upside-down, glass...
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The Germans, brainwashed for decades by Washington and Israel, have destroyed themselves
The Russian government still wants to join the West, but there is no West there.
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Faith Goldy is Being Deliberately Censored in Toronto Mayoral Campaign! Video Dr Steve Turley Heres whats really behind the attempt to censor former Rebel Media correspondent Faith Goldy and her bid to become Torontos next mayor!!! Video Source
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Public Bank LA and their allies have been actively engaged in securing endorsements from an impressive number of union and political groups throughout the city. Latest endorsements include State Senator Kevin de Len; Rusty Hicks, President of the LA County Federation of Labor; Gayle McLaughlin, Former Mayor of Richmond; Carolyn Fowler, Vice Chair California Democratic Party Women's Caucus; the Labor Council for Latin American Advancement; Our Revolution West San Fernando Valley; Stonewall Democratic Club; UC Student-Workers Union UAW Local 2865; and the Progressive Democratic Club. These follow earlier endorsements by Our Revolution, DSA-LA, Green Party of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County Democratic Party, and the California Democratic Party.
The effort has drawn more major press from Bloomberg and the Los Angeles Times. To help with this endorsement and outreach effort with your contacts or ideas, connect with PBLA here. The #YesOnB Street Team is hitting the LA neighborhoods this Saturday, Oct 20. See Facebook event list here. Plus there's a big Defundraiser Rally event Saturday, Oct 20 at LA City Hall with Eric Andre, Nick Thorburn, Abby Martin, and more. Facebook event here. Donation link here.
2. Chengdu plans to launch artificial moon. (Hows that for sustainable economic growth?)
5. How can the governing of Singapore be improved? A Reddit thread.
The road to financial independence can be long, but that doesnt discourage the cities, counties, and states leading the movement to create public banks in the United States.
In Washington State, legislators are now just three votes away from passing a bill to adopt a business plan to create a state bank. The path they took is instructive to cities, counties and other states looking to form their own banks. Watch their recent State Bank Forum here.
I see a public bank as almost inevitable, said State Sen. Bob Hasegawa, because of the current financial structures were required to live under.
FACT CHECK: President Trump knows more about climate change than the climate alarmists by: JD Heyes Natural News POTUS Donald Trump once joked during his 2016 campaign that the human-caused climate change narrative was nothing more than a hoax created by...
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Last week, Katherine Maher, the executive director of the Wikimedia Foundation, published a rather surprising article on the Wired site entitled: Facebook and Google must do more to support Wikipedia. The starting point of her reasoning was to point out that Wikipedia content is increasingly being used by digital giants, such as Facebook or Google:
For a project like Wikipedia, things would probably be different if firms like Google or Facebook answered the call launched by Katherine Maher. The Wikipedia community has strict rules in place regarding paid contributions, which means that you would probably never see 90% of the content produced by employees. Company contributions would likely be in the form of cash payments to the Wikimedia Foundation. However, economic dependence would be no less strong; until now, Wikipedia has ensured its independence basically by relying on individual donations to cover the costs associated with maintaining the projects infrastructure. This economic dependence would no doubt quickly become a political dependence which, by the way, the Wikimedia Foundation has already been criticised for, regarding a large number of personalities with direct or indirect links with Google included on its board, to the point of generating strong tensions with the community. The Mozilla Foundation, behind the Firefox browser, has sometimes received similar criticism. Their dependence on Google funding may have attracted rather virulent reproach and doubts about some of its strategic choices.
In the end, this question of the digital Commons state of economic dependence is relatively widespread. There are, in reality, very few free projects having reached a significant scale that have not become more or less Capital Commons. This progressive satellite-isation is likely to be further exacerbated by the fact that free software communities have placed themselves in a fragile situation by coordinating with infrastructures that can easily be captured by Capital. This is precisely what just happened with Microsofts...
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The Basics of Bug out Bags and Bugging Out by Charles Yor The Survivalist Blog If you are just coming around to making personal preparedness a routine part of your lifestyle, or are just tooling around on this site, you are...
Stock Bull Cautions Always Know Where The Exits Are By Albert Lu Sprott Money Don Luskin likes what he sees. The economy, he says, is strong and poised for growth. The tax cuts are working, particularly in the...
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Lee Camp spoke with Josh Androsky from PBLA about all things public banking on a recent episode of his popular show Redacted Tonight, A new way to end the big banks.
Public banking is basically democratizing finance. It would be cutting out the Wall Street middleman and allowing the power of banking to be a public utility. Its not that difficult. When it comes down to it, who should be in control of public money? Is it six people in a board room in New York City high up in a penthouse of a giant skyscraper, or is it your community, your neighbors?
PBI Chair Ellen Brown is speaking in several public conferences and events this week and next in San Rafael on Oct 18th at 350Marin.org and Oct 20th at the Bioneers Conference, and in Sonoma, CA on Oct 22nd at Praxis Peace Institute. Discussion will include the latest public banking developments in California and around the country.
In the latest episode of Its Our Money with Ellen Brown, Thomas Hanna of the Democracy Collaborative talks about how public banking can be a shield from the economic ravages of the expected next crisis. As co-host Walt McRee summarizes the episode:
We live with a monetary system designed to stage recurring crashes which move personal and public assets into the hands of the Oligarchy. American history is filled with examples of financial stratagems enabled by power-center bankers both near and far. Our guest Thomas Hanna of the Democracy Collaborative talks with Ellen about The Crisis Next Time and why we need to use the next banker-crash debacle to move our financial controls into the hands of the public. Commentator Bob Bows reviews some shocking American history that makes it clear these financial crises are no accident and how they are destroying democracy. And Anna Callahan of TheIncorruptibles outlines how citizens must organize to reclaim the political power needed to protect themselves from the corporate financial powers both locally and nationally.
The Four Essentials Of Off Grid Solar by Ken Jorgustin Modern Survival Blog An off-grid solar (photo-voltaic) electric power system is an ideal prep that can partially or totally relinquish you from dependence upon other systems (the electrical power...
On Sunday evening, a group of over 100 food activists, farmers, artists, and community members from across the world gathered in downtown Bellingham, Washington to honor the recipients of this years Food Sovereignty Prize.
The awards were were founded in 2009 with the stated mission of celebrating grassroots efforts to promote food sovereigntydefined as a communitys ability to feed itself culturally appropriate cuisine while maintaining control over the means of food production.
But its the Food Sovereignty Prizes anti-imperialist ethoshighlighting women, migrants, people of color, and farmworkers who are historically marginalized in the global food system, and often in awards ceremonies honoring efforts to change itthat stands in sharp contrast with a far better known, lucrative, and contentious accolade: the World Food Prize.
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This is big. Ive been saying this for a few years now, but it remains true: this is the end of a prohibition.
Were never going to see anything like this again, and we are still very early.
No doubt, the next month could be volatile since the news is now out that Canada is legal.
Over the next month, I want to help you build the ultimate cannabis portfolio.
On September 4th, we told you about our top cannabis-infused drink company, Koios Beverage Corp. (CSE: KBEV & US: KBEVF), at just 20 cents Canadian. Weve seen our money double, and then double again (Im still accumulating shares)!
This past Monday, we profiled a brand new public company, CannAmerica Brands Corp. (CSE: CANA), for just CAD$0.87. As of this morning, its trading for CAD$1.03.
Theyre headed up by Dan Anglin, one of the pioneers in the cannabis industry.
CannAmerica has entered into licensing agreements with industry leaders for its key brands, AmeriCanna and CannAmerica, in three key geographic markets for the legal cannabis trade: Colorado, Nevada, and Maryland.
I personally decided to make this a core stock in my own family portfolio.
I remember when I first invested into and profiled Bitcoin at $13; I saw a sector that could make investors a fortune.
For the cannabis space, I feel even more bullish. The upside here is greater than Ive ever seen....
Khashoggi Murder Suspect Dies In Suspicious Car Accident from ZeroHedge TDC Note After your done with the mysterious LONE WOLF (imagine that, another dead lone wolf where have I seen that before?) Dont forget to read about Saudis...
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Treasury Official Arrested, Charged with Leaking Confidential Info On Ex-Trump Advisers Video DAHBOO In the latest indication of the Trump administrations efforts to root out alleged leakers, a senior Treasury Department official working in the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network...
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Saudi Arabias Great Tumbling Down The Boy Who Wanted to be King is No More Author: Catherine Shakdam Journal-NEO Where has Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman gone? Since mainstream media broke news of the disappearance and alleged death of Jamal...
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He is one of my favorite actors, so I was pleased to read this:
Chow Yun Fat plans to give his entire net worth of $714m to charity.
As reported by Jayne Stars, Hong Kong movie legend Chow Yun Fat will give his entire net worth of $5.6 billion HKD ($714m USD) to charity.
Despite his gargantuan wealth, Fat remains rather frugal. Only spending $800 HKD ($1o2 USD) per month, Fat is often seen taking public transport and doing charity work.
He used his first Nokia phone for over 17 years, only switching to a smartphone two years ago. Fat is known for shopping at discount stores. I dont wear clothes for other people. As long as I think its comfortable, then its good enough for me, he said.
Fat often spends his free time hiking and jogging, instead of splashing out.
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How Do You Sell Your Vaulted Gold When the Internet Goes Down? from GoldCore Do you own gold in the safest way possible? Do you own gold via an exchange traded fund, a digital gold provider or another form...
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THE FEDERAL RESERVE DOES NOT ACT IN THE INTEREST OF THE AMERICAN PEOPLE Video maneco64 https://www.bitchute.com/video/Yz4iWIyZMoQ/
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Does Putin Have A Traitor In His Government? Paul Craig Roberts If the report below from John Helmer is correct, the implication is that Alexei Kudrin, Putins good friend and a member of the Russian government, is a traitor to...
The Turks had the Saudi consulate bugged. Every country in the world tries to plant listening devices into foreign embassies and consulates. It is no surprise then that the Turks know what happened within the consulate and use the evidence to squeeze the Saudis. Erdogan knows how to play the media and does his very best to drag out the story. He will press the Saudis for financial and political gains.
The story of our food is much more than a combination of nutritional values, costs, and tastes; it is also a tale of globalization, poverty, and exploitation. If we consider how little has been done to protect the worlds agricultural workforce, what we eat should make us feel sick.
James Corbett: IMF Downgrades 2019 Global Economic Forecast Video Talk Digital Network Video Source
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Trump Vows To Send Millitary, Close Southern Border To Block Migrants from ZeroHedge TDC Note Before the military industrial complex did a soft coup of our nation we had troops stationed all along the southern and northern borders. Thats...
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UPDATE: Since posting this I have been informed by two experts who know that whereas my description of Kudrin as Washingtons puppet is correct, John Helmer is just stirring the pot as Kudrin is no longer influential. The experts also inform me that Helmer has a tendency or habit of over-interpreting in ways that raise suspicion of Putins determination to stand up for Russia.
Does Putin Have A Traitor In His Government?
Paul Craig Roberts
If the report below from John Helmer is correct, the implication is that Alexei Kudrin, Putins good friend and a member of the Russian government, is a traitor to Russia. The way I read Helmers report, Kudrin, a hero to Washington but widely regarded in Russia as an agent of the billionaire oligarchs that Washington and Israel put in charge of Russian assets during the Yeltsin era, is giving speeches advocating that Russia sacrifice its sovereignty and national interests to Washington so that sanctions will be removed and Russian oligarchs can participate in the Wests looting of the rest of the world.
Helmer reports that Kudrin told the oligarch lobby last week that Today Russias foreign policy should be subordinated to the reduction of tension in our relations with other countries, by which he means the US, in order to reduce the sanctions or, at least, prevent their increase.
Kudrin was the deputy finance minister during the pre-Putin period who presided over the Russian bond default, collapse of the ruble, and crash of the main banks. For this utter and total failure, Putin promoted him to Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister. In 2011 pressure from the military resulted in Kudrin being demoted to a lesser position.
In his present position, Kudrin has the authority to examine state agencies and promote his evaluations and proposals. He can refer government officials to law enforcement agencies for criminal prosecution, power he can use to remove Russian nationalists and replace them with pro-American Atlanticist Integrationists.
Kudrin is known to favor capitulation to Washington and promotes himself in the Western press as Putins successor on the grounds that he is the only Russian political figure acceptable to the US and NATO.
With such a willing Washington puppet as Kudrin waiting in the wings, Putins assassination by the oligarchs or by the CIA is ever more likely.
Since the June 2016 Brexit referendum, opinion polls have indicated increasingly positive attitudes toward immigration among the British electorate. And yet, to assume that the average Briton is warming up to the free movement of people is to ignore the complex factors that inform people's stated views on controversial issues.
Bloomberg: The manufacturing analysts who spent 6,600 hours inside a warehouse north of Detroit picking apart a Model 3 have good news and bad news for Tesla Inc. The company now boasts the best technology of any electric car, with potential profit margins that would be the envy of most automakers. But Tesla is squandering that edge with
With no forests, people lose access to wild food and are forced to purchase more unhealthy food, including packaged foods.
Saudi Arabianot Iranis the biggest state sponsor of terrorism in the world today and Wahhabism remains the source of most radical Islamic extremism. For years Iran has borne the unenviable title of worlds biggest state sponsor of terrorism. However, out of the 61 groups that are designated as terrorist organizations by the U.S. State Department, the overwhelming majority are Wahhabi-inspired and Saudi-funded groups, with a focus on the West and Iran as their primary enemy. Only two are ShiaHezbollah and Kataib Hezbollah, and only four have ever claimed to receive support from Iran. Nearly all of the Sunni militant groups listed receive significant support from either the Saudi government or Saudi citizens.
My morning train reads: Jamal Khashoggi: What the Arab world needs most is free expression (Washington Post) High and higher: The Money in Marijuana! (Musings on Markets) This is what happens when you take Ayn Rand seriously (PBS) We can now customize cancer treatments, tumor by tumor (MIT) I Dont Care if This Robot Dog Can Dance,
Two days after we reported that concerns about pledged shares, in which major investors put up stock as collateral for personal loans a disastrous practice when stock prices are dropping, emerged as a key pressure point for Chinas market, overnight Bloomberg reported that rising fears of widespread margin calls fueled a 3 percent tumble in the Shanghai Composite Index, which sank to a nearly four-year low as more than 13 stocks fell for each that rose.
The concentrated selloff, sent the Shanghai Composite down 2.9%, closing at session lows of 2,486, the lowest level since November 2014, as Chinas plunge-protecting National Team was nowhere to be seen.
But lets not forget the price Netflix is currently paying for that growthThe company has burned $1.7 billion in cash this year through the third quarter. So every new subscriber comes at a giant loss.
And Netflix is making up for those losses with debt.The company has $8.3 billion in long-term debt, up from $6.5 billion at the end of 2017. And its paid $291 million in interest so far this year.
With interest rates rising, that interest expense is only going up. The company has also spent $6.9 billion on content this year (meaning it should surpass its estimates of $7-8 billion). And its on the hook to pay out another $18.6 billion for content in the future.
In an extensive interview with Goldmans Marina Grushin
(republished below), the Guggenheim Investments Chairman once again
lays out his bearish case, starting with what he believes is the
most mispriced asset, i.e., credit, stating that credit spreads are
tight right now, and noting that after adjusting for expected credit losses, HY bonds offer minimal value over Treasuries. While carry is reasonably attractive and trailing defaults are modest, a credit investor should not take for granted the ability to liquidate a position when the value proposition changes. The door is always smaller on the way out.
The Financial Times is raising the possibility that Manhattan RE has peaked: The number of new homes sold in Manhattan in the year to September is down 39 per cent on the same period in 2017, according to new data from real estate firm Douglas Elliman. Median sale prices fell 9 per cent over the period. Were
Andrew Gillum Graduated Training School That Spawned Soros Army of Revolutionaries by Aaron Klein Breitbart Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum graduated from an Oakland, California-based training school for progressive revolutionaries that has spawned a list of activists who have...
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Pablo Picasso Glass 1914 Bondholders Lost Nearly $1 Trillion Since September 26 (CR) The US Housing Recovery Is Built On Quicksand (MW) Fed Indicates Its Staying The Course On Rate Hikes (CNBC) Trump Is Completely Misguided On Interest Rates (Colombo) China Not Manipulating Currency But Lacks Transparency Mnuchin
Know Your Enemy, More Arrests, There Is No Spoon Video X22 Report Deep state treasury leaker has been arrested. Supreme Court will take on the case that might give a ruling on whether social media falls under the first...
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Trump Will Use Journalist Murder to Force Saudis to Drop Their S-400 Purchase, Load Up on US Weapons by Whitney Webb Russia-Insider He has leverage now he didnt have before but the main beneficiary will be Lockheed-Martin The disappearance and alleged...
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Thursday, November 8, 2018 | 9am-1pm | $250 Paia's Knowledge Building Series are capacity building courses that focus on some of the high-risk topics identified by the World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2018. The WEF Report identifies a cluster of interconnected environment-related risks - including extreme weather events, climate change and water crises, which have consistently featured among the top-ranked global risks for the past seven editions of The Global Risks Report. This course focuses on climate change and the risk it poses to your organisation's continued business model.
The Awards represents the most prestigious form of recognition for companies in Singapore on Corporate Sustainability. Its criteria are well-aligned to the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact, encompassing the areas of environment, human rights, labour and anti-corruption. They also recognise the efforts of companies attaining the triple bottom line.
Launching on 28-29 November 2018 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Center, The Solar Show Sri Lanka 2018, co-located with The Energy Storage Show, The Power & Electricity Show, and The Wind Show Sri Lanka, will bring together policy makers, regulators, investors and financiers, leading utilities, power producers, project developers, renewable energy vendors, with the business owners, homeowners and land developers, both international local to discuss and learn about the potential of energy in Sri Lanka.
Singapore's eco-friendly picnic and music festival is back with an international line-up mix of Indie, Electro and R&B. Expect more than music and enjoy art installations, wellbeing activities and crafty workshops in the lush greenery of Fort Canning.
Migration is bringing some families higher incomes - and improving life back home in the face of worsening climate pressures.
Mike Rivero: Open Season on Conservatives & Your Questions Answered Video Reluctant Preppers What happens to a republic when uncivility becomes official policy?Mike Rivero, founder of WhatReallyHappened.com returns to Reluctant Preppers to alert us to the grave dangers that...
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Venezuela Ditches Dollar for Euro, Yuan Amid Illegal US Sanctions from Sputnik News Venezuela is seeking to open bank accounts in Europe and Asia and will sell two billion euros on its Dicom foreign exchange platform between November and December...
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How the Ballooning Budget Deficit Could Affect Your Retirement From Birch Gold Group In many ways, the current U.S. budget deficit represents uncharted territory. Investopedia defines a budget deficit when expenses exceed revenue and it is an indicator of financial...
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Chris Martenson Things Are Never As They Seem Video FSNGoldandSilver The headlines and news reports talk about a burgeoning economy with more jobs added all the time and increasing incomes to boot. But under the surface there are...
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A Cincinnati newspaper printed a malevolent editorial proclaiming that [Andrew] Jacksons mother was a common prostitute brought to this country by British soldiers. thereupon she married a mulatto man with whom she had several children, among them Andrew Jackson. Apprised of this far-fetched, scandalous tale, [John Quincy] Adams thought it absurd, but cynically went on to comment that even if proved true it would probably not hurt Jackson. The course of the campaign seemed to substantiate all Adamss apprehensions that fervent partisanship was demolishing reasonableness, a slugfest of calumny and lies replacing political civility. Vice was triumphing over virtue. And the cynicism expressed in his reaction to the malignant piece regarding Jacksons mother and his birth signaled that he had begun to doubt the probity of the republic and its citizens.
That is from the very good book by William J. Cooper, The Lost Founding Father: John Quincy Adams and the Transformation of American Politics.
A climate advocacy group has published a report proposing that the worlds nations put more effort into land sector measures to store carbon and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Could it be possible that the Federal Reserve is attempting to influence the outcome of the upcoming midterm elections? Just weeks before Americans will go to the polls, the Fed has been making headline after headline with talk about interest rate hikes. And they very well understand that interest rate hikes will rattle investors and slow down the economy. In fact, every Fed rate hiking cycle since 1957 has ended in either a stock market crash or a recession. So could the Federal Reserve be doing this on purpose in order to sabotage Donald Trump and the Republicans? Nobody is really asking this question, but perhaps we should be.
For a while there it looked like a good rally was cooking on Wall Street, but then news about future Federal Reserve interest rate hikes sent stocks tumbling on Wednesday
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell Wednesday in volatile trading after a summary of the Federal Reserves most-recent meeting showed the central bank was leaning toward more rate hikes moving forward.
The 30-stock index dropped 91.74 points to 25,706.68 as sharp losses in IBM offset strong gains in Goldman Sachs. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite closed just below the flatline at 2,809.21 and 7,642.70, respectively.
And the Federal Reserve is also being identified as the reason why...
Paying Yourself First Is the Key to Getting Rich by Robert Kiyosaki Daily Reckoning Dear Reader, I have two stories to share with you today. They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. Study the diagrams below...
I hitchhiked across the U.S. twice in 1969. Heres what my 18-year-old white, male, hippie self learned:
1. Expect to get picked up and propositioned by homosexuals.
2. Everybody is really interested in drugs and wants to get their hands on some.
3. Drugs quickly went from being the pastime of a small, hip elite, to becoming the obsession of trashy, low-class types.
4. Cowboys or anyone who identified with them wants to kill hippies.
5. Mexicans want to kill hippies.
6. Its possible to sleep in an empty lot in Seattle or Portland, but in L.A., you will be harassed.
6. Panhandling is the worlds most humiliating activity.
7. Day labor is shockingly arduous.
8. Americas roadsides are a continuous scroll of accidental beauty, dramatic vignettes, and surreal occurrences.
9. Even a single night in a small town jail is awful enough to dissuade any sane person from ever committing or coming close to committing an imprisonable offense.
10. Jesus communes and Hare Krishna people will take you in and feed you when no one else will. But they have their own problems.
11. Iowa is surprisingly beautiful.
12. We thought because we all had long hair, we were all on the same wavelength we werent.
12. There are lots of smart, interesting normal people out there, and from them you learn that the best thing in life is to follow the straight and narrow, observe social conventions, work a steady job, and avoid extremes.
That is from Faze.
As Japanese financial institutions begin inching away from coal funding and citizens protest one of the worlds dirtiest fossil fuels, will Japan heed the warning of the recent IPCC report and move towards clean energy?
Message To Hollywood: We Do Not Care What You Think By Susan Duclos All News PipeLine TDC Note As Breitbart reported earlier today 86% of Tennesseans DO NOT care about Taylor Swifts voting preference. Well guess what; 100%...
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"We are not the causers of climate change, but we are seriously affected by it"this Bangladeshi woman is leading efforts in her village to adopt sustainable agricultural practices, reduce hunger and fight climate change.
Brexit Is Revolting, UK Gold Price Edition by Adrian Ash Bullion Vault Brexit was fine, said gold below 900. But then LIKE the UKs impending Brexit from the European Union, the word gold means many things to many people,...
The Populations Remoralization Is Londons Worst Enemy by Helga Zepp-LaRouche The war to defeat the British Empire and create a classical New Paradigm is clearly winnable, so long as we keep our mobilization in high gear in the period immediately...
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Merk Research The U.S. Equity Market Video Merk Research Todays topic: the U.S. Equity Market The business cycle backdrop and financial conditions still look very positive for the U.S. equity market; however, some measures of market breadth are...
NO LIQUIDITY = FLASH CRASH: Any Questions? Video ITM Trading Video Source
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Biggest Threat & To Independent, Goodbye Fed Video X22 Report TDC Note The Fed isnt going anywhere. Sorry. I wish it were, but its not. #### Car sales around the world are plunging, especially the European market. Housing...
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Thomas Coughlin: KINESIS.MONEY: Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency + Yield Video Wealth Research Group Video Source
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The Fed Will Hike Until Something Breaks by Graham Summers Gains Pains Capital Jerome Powell has made a truly staggering admission That admission is that the Fed is going to hike rates until something breaks. And when I say...
The Coming Storm by Gary Christenson Miles Franklin sponsored this article by Gary Christenson. The opinions are his. Peter Schiff explained What Happens Next. This article takes his likely sequence of events and expands the discussion. His sequence: Bear Market...
If Khashoggi was, in fact, whacked out by a Saudi hit squadcomplete with torture and Goodfellas-style dismembermentas the Turks maintain he was, then Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is even crazier than we thought. Since being named heir apparent by his senile father, King Salman, the crown prince has been on a mission to establish himself as the regions chief thug. This is no small task, but MbS, as hes blithely referred to, seems up to the challenge.
New Samizdat: RT brings you a new censorship buster
As censorship takes over America, Russia steps up to offer us free speech.
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Dear Friends, I appreciate your many inquiries about how I fared with hurricane Michael. I was just far enough to the West to escape the destructive winds, but family members and friends experienced moderate to extensive damage. Needless to say, it has preoccupied most of my time and energy. PCR
Increasing Global Risk Highlights Golds Relevance from Schiff Gold On Oct. 10, the IMF released its Global Financial Stability report, highlighting increased levels of risk revealed by a number of global metrics. Just after the report was released, stocks in the...
A recent purge by Facebook and Twitter of a host of independent media sites has pushed thousands of people out of work and has killed one of the most effective forms of expressing political dissent.
On Thursday last week, Facebook purged more than 800 pages and accounts, accusing them of engaging in inauthentic behaviour and violating Facebooks anti-spam policies.
According to a statement released by Facebook on its website, many of these pages were:
using fake accounts or multiple accounts with the same names and posted massive amounts of content across a network of Groups and Pages to drive traffic to their websites. Many used the same techniques to make their content appear more popular on Facebook than it really was. Others were ad farms using Facebook to mislead people into thinking that they were forums for legitimate political debate.
One of these pages was The Anti-Media, which I have worked for since mid-2016. Until the purge, we had some 2.17 million followers on Facebook. Supposedly, Facebook wants you to believe that 2.17 million people voluntarily signed up to our page just to receive all the spam content that we put out there (sounds realistic).
Shortly after Facebook unpublished our page, Twitter suspended our account as well.
Twitter did one better than Facebook, though, as it went one step further and suspended the accounts of our editors and many influential people who work on our team. Carey Wedler, Anti-Medias editor-in-chiefs Twitter account was suspended and yet Twitter could not even provide her with a valid reason for doing so.
I am not joking. In her notice of suspension, Twitter informed Wedler that her account, CareyWedler has been suspended for violating the Twitter Rules. Specifically, for: and the specifically, for part of Twitters notice was left blank.
They literally could not even think of a reason; and yet they are for some reason not required to provide one....
Home price gains since 2013 have been much less impressive than you think. While reports show that home prices have recovered nationwide, the increase has been uneven and not as strong as you have been led to believe.
Consider RealtyTracs latest report on 148 major U.S. metropolitan areas. The average gain on the sale of property was 30%. Not bad, except the average holding period was just over eight years. That comes to an annual price increase of 3.75%. High-yield corporate bonds would have earned you considerably more.
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