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2019: The Beginning of the End
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2019: The Beginning of the End
January 4, 2019

We will all face setbacks. Money will evaporate, jobs might be lost, and opportunities will vanish and appear in brand new places. Our greatest assets will be intangible, and measured in our abilities to adapt quickly, and to be less reactive to events.

Trump Learns Markets Don’t Like Uncertainty
January 2, 2019

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my twenty plus years of market-watching it is that markets hate uncertainty. Uncertainty breeds volatility and volatility usually prefaces a panic.

Trump Learns Markets Don’t Like Uncertainty
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Is Bitcoin Standing In For Gold?
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Is Bitcoin Standing In For Gold?
June 1, 2017

In a series of articles posted on www.paulcraigroberts.org, we have proven to our satisfaction that the prices of gold and silver are manipulated by the bullion banks acting as agents for the Federal Reserve.

Don’t Write President Off: Donald Trump Has a Fighting Chance to Win
April 4, 2017

The efforts of President Donald Trump to keep his word and do what he promised to do during the election campaign hit bumps. House Speaker Paul Ryan sensationally pulled his Obamacare repeal bill from the floor on March 24 to make pro-Trump Republican supporters raise their voices, calling for Ryan’s departure. This happened after the Federal Reserve System (FRS) raised its benchmark short-term interest rate from 0, 5-0, and 75 to a range of 0, 75-1 percent on March 15. According to its forecast, there will be two more such increases this year and three in 2018…

Don’t Write President Off: Donald Trump Has a Fighting Chance to Win
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Why Trump Wants to Keep Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill and His Opponents are Fiercely Opposed
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Why Trump Wants to Keep Andrew Jackson on the $20 Bill and His Opponents are Fiercely Opposed
March 8, 2017

It is no secret that America is governed by the US Federal Reserve System. The Federal Reserve’s main shareholders are in charge of the money and so are also in charge of America. To strengthen and maintain their power, these money bosses need ‘their own’ story. And that is why they are rewriting history – not just in textbooks and Hollywood films, but on banknotes too. Over the past century, America’s history has been well ‘edited’ on the country’s banknotes and their design has been changed more than once. 

The Working Class Won The Election
November 10, 2016

The US presidential election is historic, because the American people were able to defeat the oligarchs.  Hillary Clinton, an agent for the Oligarchy, was defeated despite the vicious media campaign against Donald Trump.  This shows that the media and the political establishments of the political parties no longer have credibility with the American people.

The Working Class Won The Election
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The Federal Reserve and Its Murky Role in the US Election
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The Federal Reserve and Its Murky Role in the US Election
September 16, 2016

In December 2015, the US Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided to raise interest rates.  For the first time in seven years the Fed hiked the rate by a quarter percentage point.  The target range for the fed funds rate was set at 0.25 – 0.50%…

Central Banks: The Untouchables
July 15, 2016

Central banks are key institutions responsible for issuing currency, monitoring private banks and carrying out a country’s monetary policy. In terms of their influence on a country’s economy, central banks may surpass all the economic agencies of an executive branch, including ministries of finance (treasuries). Central banks are not a part of any of the three branches of government (legislative, executive and judicial). Their special status, which makes them independent from the state, is set out in constitutions and special laws…

Central Banks: The Untouchables
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