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Politicians Have No Skill or Honor to Manage the Economy

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Asking the state to manage the economy through central Banking is a case study in what happens when the fox guards the henhouse. Why is the euro destined to fail, and why will the dollar and United States financial system

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The New Republic Is Afraid of Rand Paul

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Rand Paul attracts his own economic attack piece in the New Republic. He is obviously a viable candidate. We have already noted that Rand Paul’s “Audit the Fed” bill seems to have a chance to succeed, because it is now

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Elizabeth Warren Sides with the Banks Again

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Has Elizabeth Warren ever really found a bank she doesn’t love? I know she talks loudly against the banks, but so far she has had two real opportunities to oppose a bank and make it accountable. These were not “private”

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Federal Reserve Admits Rand Paul a Threat

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The Federal Reserve is now “firing back” at Rand Paul. Good for him! When you’re taking serious flak, you know you’re over the target. And The Hill reports that Rand Paul must be aiming right at the Federal Reserve: “Fed

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Wake Up and Smell the Manipulated Economy!

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The manipulated economy won’t end until we decide we don’t want to be manipulated anymore! Freedom means being able to spend your time however you wish. Unfortunately that also means many will waste their lives on worthless pursuits, and stop

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The President’s Speech and the Entrepreneurial Spirit

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The President should have given a eulogy for the entrepreneurial spirit the government is driving out of this country. Here are numbers you definitely did not hear mentioned during Barack Obama’s “State of the Nation” blathering. Allow me to make

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Swiss Franc Decoupled Euro; Screams Ensue

By ending the practice of pegging the Swiss franc to the Euro, the Swiss National Bank have enraged our financial elites. The New York Sun published a nice succinct editorial on Friday about the Swiss National Bank’s decision to de-peg

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What Is the Federal Reserve Hiding?

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Ron Paul’s editorial on auditing the Federal Reserve was published in the Daily Bell yesterday: “If the Fed Has Nothing to Hide, It Has Nothing to Fear.” Since the creation of the Federal Reserve in 1913, the dollar has lost

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Could President Romney Lift People out of Poverty?

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Mitt Romney wants to run a campaign promising to lift people out of poverty. Could he do it? I’ve already expressed my disbelief that Mitt Romney wants to run for President again. But his attempt to change “tone” is interesting.

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Bubbles End; Eventually the Can Explodes

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No matter what politicians promise, bubbles end at some point. Kick the can… kick the can… kick the can… It’s a game Western politicians and Central Bankers play with incredible skill. Unfortunately, economic reality can be delayed, but not completely

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The Missing Rage of Americans over Robbed Retirements

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Where is the missing rage that Congressional theft ought to provoke in the American people? Congress put our savings at-risk, and set up to rob pensioners—I posted about it both before and after passage of the CrOmnibus that enacted it—and

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It is Time for a Christian Values Party

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A Christian Values Party is needed as an alternative to the GOP. [EDITOR’S NOTE: Different writers for this blog have different opinions about third parties (see here, for example). I am posting this in the interest of considering opposing views

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