Bankruptcy and Revolution

Written by Gary North on January 23, 2016

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I wrote this after my trip to New Zealand in 1986. While I was there, the Chernobyl disaster took place in the USSR. * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again: but the righteous sheweth mercy, and giveth (Ps. […]

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Pollution Control and Biblical Justice

Written by Gary North on January 23, 2016

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If a man shall cause a field or vineyard to be eaten, and shall put in his beast, and shall feed in another man’s field; of the best of his own field, and of the best of his own vineyard, shall he make restitution. If fire break out, and catch in thorns, so that the […]

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The Best YouTube Ad, Ever!

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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I love ads. I write them. I teach a Ron Paul Curriculum course on how to write them: Business I. I teach kids for $50 what I used to charge business teams $5,000 per team to learn in a week, 9 am to 9 pm. Nothing I have ever seen matches this — nothing! A […]

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Video: A Low-Budget Trump YouTube Ad

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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I do not put any hope in national politics. But Donald Trump is about to pull off the first hijacking of the Republican Establishment since Barry Goldwater did it in 1964. This has happened only once before: in 1964. William Jennings Bryan pulled it off in 1896 in the Democratic Party. This changed American politics. […]

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World Market Meltdown: How Big?

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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Click the link to see graphics of the world’s markets, from the smallest (bitcoin) to the largest (derivatives). When you are finished, ask this: “How could the Federal Reserve System deal with a meltdown in either of the final two markets?”

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Why I Was Inoculated Against Powerball Fever

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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As a matter of principle, I do not gamble. There is a theological reason for this. It is the doctrine of the sovereignty of God. Calvinists have opposed gambling for centuries. Gambling assumes that God is not sovereign; rather, either chance is sovereign or the law of large numbers is sovereign. Neither is sovereign. So, […]

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Extremism in the Pursuit of Historical Truth

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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This week, The New Yorker published an article on the John Birch Society. It goes into the background of the forgotten missionary to China, John Birch. For this reason alone, the article deserves to be archived in your Evernote files. The article also provides a reasonable summary of the influence of the JBS on the […]

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The War Between Three Types of Religion

Written by Gary North on January 16, 2016

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This essay describes a clash between two religions, with believers in a third religion standing on the sidelines, waiting to see the outcome of the clash. The Bible presents it as the archetypal clash in history between these two religions. This confrontation has been going on since the Garden of Eden. The first of the […]

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