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The Obama Recovery Increases Wealth Gap

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Liberals keep touting the Obama recovery, but if Obama gets credit for the economy why not blame him for income gap? We are told over and over again that Barack Obama deserves credit for the economic growth that is allegedly

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Is There a Reason So Many Retail CEOs are Moving On?

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A large number of retail CEOs are leaving their companies. Retail spending is up we are told, but is it up enough and consistently enough for big retailers to recover and survive? Some of the retail news seems ambiguous. We

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Why the Tea Party Is the Enemy of Income Inequality


Unlike the Left, Ted Cruz is willing to name the cause of income inequality. OK, I am impressed. From the Daily Signal: “Ted Cruz Strikes Back: ‘Too Many Republicans Willing to Be Complicit’” In the midst of the debate over

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Congress Wants Government Nutritionists to Leave Environment Alone

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Government nutritionists have been told to stop talking about “sustainability.” Even though I don’t believe in evolution, I am very appreciative of Robb Wolf’s work on ancestral eating. Just read the testimonials and you will find many people who have

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McDonald’s Sales Collapsing from Obama Recovery

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McDonald’s sales have declined drastically in the last month. Why should conservatives care about a fast food chain? There are two special reasons. The first is that we are constantly bombarded with propaganda about a “living wage” or at least an

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White House Gets Ready to Blame GOP for Economy

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President Obama makes statements that set him up to blame GOP for the lousy economy that he hasn’t fixed. For years and years we heard that the economy was all Bush’s fault (even while the Obama Administration doubled down on

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Modern Economics Exposed as a Source of Fraud

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Modern economics has been transformed into an arcane system—shrouded in mystery and incomprehensible terms and formulas (watch an old video of Alan Greenspan blathering on before Congress, if you question me!)—but that’s because corrupt politicians and bankers find such fog

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Stop Ignoring It! Our Debt Is Sinking our Nation


America is the Titanic  and our debt is an iceberg. The Sovereign Man blog points out: “Five complete lies about America’s new $18 trillion debt level.” On October 22, 1981, the government of the United States of America accumulated an

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Obamacare is Killing the Average Family

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The “fact” (!) that Obamacare was going to save the average family money on health care is just another Gruberism—a lie designed to get tyranny implemented, for the good of the “stupid” American voter, of course. From the Daily Signal:

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Mainstream Economist: Retirement is History

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You probably knew already that retirement was over, but it is worth noting that a liberal economist is admitting it. Of course, she doesn’t hold herself or the institution where she once worked (the Federal Reserve system) in any way responsible

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The U.S. Empire Could End Abruptly

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While many envision the slow decline of the U.S. Empire, that might not be how it happens. Many envision the end of the United States with the proverbial story of the frog in the boiling pot—a slow cooking, where the

Posted in Economy, Federal Reserve, Foreign Policy

Teachable Moment: Whole Foods Wants to Sell to Poor People

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The fact that Whole Foods wants to expand their market into poorer neighborhoods like Englewood in Chicago should tell you something about how businesses work. There are statements made in this marvelous story in the Washington Post’s Wonkblog that make

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