Video: How the Federal Reserve System Loots Us

Written by Gary North on July 5, 2014

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So, you want to understand how the Federal Reserve works? Here is the best video on the topic. It was produced by the Mises Institute. It covers central banking’s history. Unlike other videos on the Federal Reserve, it does not recommend that money creation be turned over to Congress, which will then produce “safe, reliable” […]

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A Liberal’s Despair: Obama the Deficit Cutter

Written by Gary North on July 5, 2014

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At first, I thought this article was a parody. Then I realized the author is serious. The title: Obama’s greatest failure: The rapidly falling deficit. The author writes: Ever since 2009, when the recession and the stimulus package pushed the annual budget deficit to a peak of nearly $1.5 trillion, it has been falling steadily. […]

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Stockman’s Warning on Corporate Debt

Written by Gary North on July 3, 2014

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What goes up (bond prices), will go down. What goes down (bond interest rates), will go up. That is David Stockman’s warning. Corporate bonds are the financial IEDs (improvised explosive devices) of monetary central planning. The Fed’s sustained, heavy-handed financial repression has generated the greatest ever scramble for yield, and it is now entering its seventh […]

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Trump’s Warning on Federal Debt

Written by Gary North on July 3, 2014

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Donald Trump recently sounded a warning on the growth of the U.S. Government’s debt. He thinks that the USA is headed toward the condition of Greece and Spain. My view: that will take time. Greece and Spain are nations where trade unions are dominant. This is not true in the USA. The unions have at […]

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Who Is Buying American Stocks?

Written by Gary North on July 2, 2014

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Is it hedge funds? Nope. They are selling. How about retirement funds?  Not this time.  They are selling. How about insurance forms? Nope. Sellers. Insiders!  They know a good thing when they see it! They do, indeed. They are net sellers. Then it must be foreigners.  Sorry. They are selling. Then who?  Corporations, mostly. They […]

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Cultural Marxism Is an Oxymoron

Written by Gary North on July 1, 2014

A specter is haunting American conservatism. It is the specter of cultural Marxism. Specter: 1. a visible incorporeal spirit, especially one of a terrifying nature; ghost; phantom; apparition. 2. some object or source of terror or dread: the specter of disease or famine. CONFESSION, INFILTRATION, AND SEPARATION Let me start with a scenario. A group […]

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