Category Economic News

US President Trump decreases US Debt by more than $100 Billion

On a positive note…~TS By Alex Christoforou | The Duran For all the bad press (and fake news) heaped on US President Trump by the liberal left mainstream media, important fiscal discipline is starting to seep through the massive spending made from deep within the DC swamp. President Trump has cut more US Federal debt […]

It’s Your Money But You Can’t Have It: EU Proposes Freezing Bank Accounts to Bailout Megabanks

By Claire Bernish | The Free Thought Project After nervous customers panicked and drained their accounts, ultimately causing the collapse of Spanish bank, Banco Popular, equally jittery European Union officials are debating the merits of freezing access — preventing anyone from withdrawing any money — at the first sign of a bank run. Proponents claim […]

North Carolina Law Removes Roadblock to the Use of Gold and Silver as Money

By Michael Maharrey | Tenth Amendment Center RALEIGH, N.C. (July 26, 2017) – Yesterday, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill into law exempting the sale and purchase of gold and silver from state sales taxes. The new law will remove an important roadblock in the way of their everyday use as money, taking the […]

Trump exposes Jeff Bezos and The Washington Post’s support for Al Qaeda and ISIS

By Alex Christoforyou | The Duran Of course Jeff Bezos, and his Washington Post propaganda newspaper, are against Trump’s recent shutting down of the disastrous CIA funded weapons and training program for Al Qaeda and ISIS, in return for regime change in Syria. Remember that Amazon and the CIA are partners in the “cloud computing […]

Tech Insider Warns About Our Transhumanist Future

Brad Peters is a Senior Software Engineer at Intel, and he is not only worried about the future of automation that will eliminate millions of jobs from the economy, he’s worried about transhumanism and the very future of the human race. Brad Peters is an avid prepper, and not just because the future of the […]

The Trump-Qatar Problem

By Eric Zuesse | Global Research Featured image: President Donald Trump and King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia sign a Joint Strategic Vision Statement for the United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, during ceremonies, Saturday, May 20, 2017, at the Royal Court Palace in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Official White House […]

Rothschild Controlled Media Outlet — ‘Get Ready for a World Currency by 2018’

By Jay Syrmopoulos | The Free Thought Project The Economist magazine published an article almost thirty years ago, discussing the prospect of a world currency that should be expected around the year 2018. The 1988 article foreshadows a methodical movement towards a centralized world currency that we have, in many ways, seen play out over […]

The Death Of The Electric Guitar? Give Me A Break!

I personally think it’s a combination of the shaky economy, current bad music scene, and lack of any new guitar heroes that are negatively impacting guitar sales. With that said I don’t think electric guitars are a fad and I don’t think they’re going anywhere…~TS By Wills Easy Guitar Well, since everyone else is putting […]

Is the Electric Guitar Really Dying? YouTuber Discussion

By The Tone King End of Month Live Webcast. Starting June 30th, 2017 – 2 minutes to midnight, EDT (New York Time). We’ll be discussing this article … Why my guitar gently weeps Joining me will be: ► InTheBlues ► Philip McKnight ► PixxyLixxx ► Robert Baker ► And special guest, friend & fellow rocker, […]

“Colleges Are Preparing Kids For An Economy That No Longer Exists” As They Continue To Scam Parents And Students

By Daniel Ameduri | FutureMoneyTRENDS As I sat down to enjoy some smoked salmon at a recent BBQ I attended, I ended up at a table with two recent high school graduates.  To my disappointment, when I asked them what their plans were for the summer and beyond, both said they were heading to college. […]

What Will You OWN When The Music Stops? — David McAlvany

What will you actually OWN when the music stops playing? If you think the US stock market looks a bit toppy, as valuations hit new all time highs… If you think the nearly $1,000 price for one share of Amazon stock seems a bit lofty… If you think the rise of the crypto currencies as […]

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market, moving onto Main Street

By Channel NewsAsia NEW YORK: Amazon is once again shaking up the retail sector, with the announcement on Friday (Jun 16) it will acquire upscale US grocer Whole Foods Market, in a deal that underscores the online giant’s growing influence in the economy. The purchase in one fell swoop gives Amazon, which until now has […]

Fraud, Theft, Defiance: Foundations Of ObamaCare & How Trump Can End It

Obama didn’t go to the Senate to ratify the Paris Climate Agreement. He said he would self-ratify — which was no ratification at all and allowed President Trump to simply exit. ObamaCare’s unconstitutional and fraudulent origins go beyond the corrupt Supreme Court decision that called it a tax. It was never funded by Congress so […]

Putin Postures Against Central Banking Elite, Moves To Create National Cryptocurrency

By Matt Agorist | The Free Thought Project In Russia, there are free speech zones, gays are persecuted, and speaking out against the State is often met with police brutality — just ask the activist band Pussy Riot. Vladimir Putin is not a hero. That being said, however, on a larger scale, Putin is not attempting to build […]

Alabama Sees 85% Drop In Food Stamp Participation After Work Requirements Reinstated

By Zero Hedge 13 Alabama counties experienced some ‘shocking’ results, or maybe not depending on your natural level of cycism, when they decided to once again require able-bodied food stamp recipients, without dependents, to be employed and/or engaged in a job-training program in order to participate in the program for more than 3 months over […]

Are Students a Class? Dependent on the Banks, “No Income, No Jobs, No Assets”

By Michael Hudson | CounterPunch via Global Research Back in the day people always said to learn a trade, have something you can do with your hands, plumber, mechanic, carpenter, roofer, electrician, computer technician, electronics technician, luthier, whatever. Just know how to build or fix something. It’s more true now than it ever was. If […]

Macron prepares enabling act to slash contracts, labor rights in France

By Alex Lantier | wsws.org Newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing a historic assault on jobs, wages and labor legislation, to be rammed through by presidential decree in the face of overwhelming public opposition. Details of Macron’s plans emerged Monday in the run-up to his meetings Tuesday with trade union and business representatives at […]

End Of The Empire – Bill Holter

Bill Holter from JS Mineset returns to SGT Report to discuss the current state of the failing US empire. And Bill warns that despite popular opinion that the DOW, S&P and Nasdaq can only go up, the END could come in a flash, and when that happens, many people who went to be rich on […]

World Out Of Whack & Ready To Blow — David McAlvany

The incredibly intelligent David McAlvany from McAlvany Financial joins me to discuss how badly the world is out of whack, and we cover just about all of it in this one. From the nosebleed levels of the US stock & bond markets to skyrocketing crypto currencies and plummeting precious metals, THIS is a conversation your […]

Brexit Britain on the Brink

By Matthew Jamison | Strategic Culture With the formal beginning of the UK General Election with the dissolution of Parliament, the British Prime Minister, Theresa May stood on the steps of 10 Downing Street and started milking the nationalistic fervour of Brexit for all it was worth. Mrs. May declared that Brussels was attempting to  «interfere» with the British General […]