zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/17/2014 14:25
Having used the most words ever in an FOMC statement to describe the total shenanigans that they have created, Janet Yellen prepares to ‘meet the press’ to explain how ‘considerably’ well things are going and yet how much ‘considerably’ more is needed to be done… For [...]
21stcenturywire.com / James Hall / SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Now that the independence referendum is too close to call, the bankers express their worry. The media blitz ramps up to tip the outcome. Scottish independence has finally rattled the City of London has the usual banksters forecasting the dislocations from a currency panic.
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Sep 17, 2014
Events last month in Ferguson, Missouri (read my detailed thoughts here) forced Americans to confront the frightening reality that many of of the nation’s police departments have been quietly, but consistently, militarizing over the past couple of decades. It’s one thing to intellectually understand that [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/17/2014 14:39
UPDATE: Stocks have roundtripped again since she started…
goldbroker.com / Nick Laird / Sep 17, 2014
The U.S. national debt has grown by more than a trillion dollars in the last 12 Months.
One could presume that gold should be at 1800 looking at this chart :
acting-man.com / Pater Tenebrarum / September 16, 2014
UK prime minister Cameron: He just doesn’t want to be the guy who “lost Scotland” (Photo credit: dailystar.co.uk)
Don’t Listen to the Scaremongers
Political elites around the world are scared of independence movements. Whether it is the allegedly sacrosanct territorial integrity of Ukraine or [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/17/2014 15:24
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s low PPI and this morning’s falling CPI, we thought it worth noting (given The Fed’s pre-occupation that inflation is running too low) that the price of milk – that staple of the American diet – just hit an all-time high. [...]
theextinctionprotocol.wordpress.com / September 17, 2014
GENEVA — The Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa risks ballooning into a humanitarian catastrophe without a major surge in international efforts to contain it, senior United Nations officials said Tuesday, estimating the cost of this effort at $1 billion. The number of people affected by the disease is [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/17/2014 12:54
Who could have seen this coming? While facts are awkward things – especially in the face of populist policies – the data shows that retail trade employment growth since the start of the year is notably slower for ‘minimum-wage-hiking’ states than ‘non-minimum-wage-hiking’ states.
armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / September 17, 2014
Municipal governments are going broke everywhere. This entire structure of government would never have been designed even by a moron. In Germany. a survey of 300 municipalities shows that 74% are planning to raise taxes. Now 27% plan to increase their cemetery fees, 25% want [...]
trueeconomics.blogspot.com / by Dr. Constantin Gurdgiev / September 17, 2014
Someone just asked me a question as to what is the relative income in Belarus vs Ukraine. Here is the data on GDP per capita basis (PPP-adjusted to reflect exchange rates and price levels differences) for main CIS countries
Note: as Ukraine is now [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/17/2014 12:25
It was over a year ago, when contrary to the propganda spewed on a daily basis by the Japanese government hell bent on destroying the domestic economy, now suffering its Keynesian death rattle, just to push stocks to highs which nobody except for a few [...]
alt-market.com / By Brandon Smith / 17 September 2014
In modern times, war is never what it seems. Mainstream historians preach endlessly about grand conflicts over territory, resources, political impasse, and revenge, but the cold hard reality is that all of these “motivations” are actually secondary, if they are relevant at all. As I [...]
srsroccoreport.com / By Charles Savoie / September 17, 2014
The path towards fiat is always the same. First, assassinate silver. Second, hit at gold! Recall in the first episode of this series we documented the hostility of the N.Y. Clearing House Association to monetary silver.
Manufacturers Hanover was in on the frenzy to winnow silver [...]
ronpaulinstitute.org / by dennis j. kucinich / september 17, 2014
Today Congress will vote on the McKeon Amendment, a piece of legislation most Americans haven’t heard of. But the consequences of the vote today are grave: funding Syrian “rebels” will precipitate a new and wider war in the Middle East. Here are eight reasons why [...]
mises.org / by Andy Duncan and Jeff Deist / September 17, 2014
This is a transcript of Jeff Deist’s interview with Andy Duncan on Mises Weekends.
Jeff Deist: Ladies and Gentleman, welcome to Mises Weekends. I’m your host, Jeff Deist, and I’m very happy to be joined by Andy Duncan. Andy, [...]
jonrappoport.wordpress.com / By Jon Rappoport / September 16, 2014
Every psyop needs heroes as well as villains.
So-called epidemics are managed out of a playbook.
The playbook looks very much like something the CIA would come up with.
I’m going to give you my raw notes. They tell the story.
One: Here’s how the medical [...]
VictoryIndependence, Published on Sep 17, 2014
Money is the taboo topic at the kitchen table…at least here in the USA. Most of us had a very poor education on money when we were kids. We either learned bad habits from our parents or were encouraged to accept the worker bee status we had been [...]
lfb.org / BY CHRIS CAMPBELL / SEP 17, 2014
“Many people dream of quitting their job, collecting their bags, and jetting off to a tropical paradise forever,” the CoinDesk blog we looked over this morning reads.
“Many people dream, but few people act. Gregory Simon is one of the few [...]