Railroad Revenue Goes Off the Tracks

Posted on January 23, 2016

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With Union Pacific, Canadian Pacific Railway and CSX reporting downbeat quarterly earnings recently, company executives and analysts say the rail sector is clearly in recession — and the industry may signal contraction in the broader economy as well. On Thursday, top U.S. railroad operator Union Pacific (NYSE:UNP) said freight revenue for coal plunged 31% in […]

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Library Tips

Written by Gary North on January 23, 2016

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This was posted on one of the GaryNorth.com forums this week: “Libraries are desperately trying to stay relevant in the digital world. A way for them to stay relevant is to purchase subscription services to online resources and make them available to card holders. Google your library web site and go there. Look thru business […]

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Why Christian Colleges Sell Out

Written by Gary North on January 23, 2016

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And Solomon sent to Hiram, saying . . . Now therefore command thou that they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon; and my servants shall be with thy servants: and unto thee will I give hire for thy servants according to all that thou shall appoint: for thou knowest that there is not among […]

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Crushing the Serpent’s Statistical Head

Written by Gary North on January 23, 2016

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There is no doubt that one of the characteristic features of the modern age is the lust for statistics. The business pages of our daily newspapers feature graphs, charts, and columns of figures. Investors wait breathlessly to obtain official word concerning the money supply, economic growth, interest rates, and on and on. To receive advance […]

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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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