lewrockwell.com / Karen Kwiatkowski / August 16, 2014
I’d like to think that if I stop paying attention to the crimes and conspiracies of the US government abroad, those crimes and conspiracies stop. They don’t.
I’d like to think that as a vocal person, as an occasional voter, as a sometime [...]
mises.org / by Dale Steinreich / Monday, August 11, 2014
August 9, 2014 marks twenty-five years since the signing into law of the US savings and loan (S&L) industry bailout, the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act (FIRREA) of 1989. After FIRREA was signed into law by President George H.W. Bush, the [...]
investmentwatchblog.com / Phoenix Capital Research / August 2nd, 2014
Over the last 30 years, the US has built up record debts on a personal, state, and national level. Consumers thought they were financially stable so long as they could cover the interest payments on their credit cards, states created program after program few if any [...]
wolfstreet.com / Don Quijones / August 1, 2014
By Don Quijones, freelance writer, translator in Barcelona, Spain. Raging Bull-Shitis his modest attempt to challenge the wishful thinking and scrub away the lathers of soft soap peddled by political and business leaders and their loyal mainstream media. This article is a Wolf Street exclusive.
lewrockwell.com / Doug French / August 2, 2014
Usually we’re told to silence our cell phones. Judge Andrew Napolitano held up his Blackberry to a crowd of students from all over the world and said, “turn your iphones and Androids ON, so the NSA can listen in.” Yes, the government has you wired [...]
mogamboguru.com / The Mogambo Guru / July 28, 2014 I now belatedly realize, with crystal clarity, that being an “inert carbon blob” is a reachable goal for me. Thus, ‘tis my new plan for my remaining retirement years, since it has no age restrictions, takes no effort, and has zero cost, but, happily, does involve [...]
thecommonsenseshow.com / by Dave Hodges / August 1, 2014
Emory Hospital in Atlanta to Receive Ebola Patient
Atlanta’s CBS46 News is reporting that “within days” an Ebola patient will soon be transferred to Emory Hospital in Atlanta. No details were provided except to say that the patient is an American and a health [...]
mises.org / by Ryan McMaken / Friday, July 25, 2014
When I heard that environmentalists were sounding the alarm about a new “threat” to Grand Canyon National Park, my first thought was that the federal government had finally managed to pull the trigger on its plan to dam up and flood parts [...]
acting-man.com / Bill Bonner / July 15, 2014
Nothing to Fear?
Everybody knows you never go full retard.
Kirk Lazarus, Tropic Thunder
Southern Bourbon Punch
(Photo © FlickrLickr / wikipedia)
It looked as though US stocks were about to correct last week. [...]
infowars.com / by KURT NIMMO / JUNE 25, 2014
A federal court in Portland, Oregon has ruled the federal government’s “No-Fly” list is unconstitutional because it violates the right to due process under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments.
“[W]ithout proper notice and an opportunity to be heard, an individual could be doomed to indefinite [...]
mises.ca / David Howden / Friday, June 20th, 2014
Hot off her Ontario electoral win, Kathleen Wynne is taking aim at Ottawa. The federal government´s equalization program distributes money between the provinces to help those with less fiscal capabilities deliver the same services. In an interview with the CBC, Wynne noted the unfortunate [...]
mises.org / by Sal Ahmed / Thursday, June 19, 2014
Thanks to the extraction of oil through hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking, the US is not only on its way to being energy independent, but is predicted to become a net exporter of oil and gas by 2025. Serious drilling operations [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 06/18/2014 10:30
What Obama wants, he appears to get. As AP reports, the U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is “disparaging of Native Americans” and that the team’s federal trademarks for the name must be canceled. Which leaves us questioning when the Federal Government will see [...]
ronpaulinstitute.org / jonathan turley / saturday may 24, 2014
or months, the Obama Administration has been dealing with the growing revolt among the states over federal marijuana laws. Twenty states and the District of Columbia legalized medical marijuana use over the opposition of the federal government and medical use. Two states, Colorado and Washington, have [...]
edgetraderplus.com / By Michael Noonan / May 20, 2014
The distinction between a country and its people is far different from the government that runs the country and its people. In the United States, the corporate federal government overuns the country with impunity. Everything produced by the government is lies, more lies, and cover-up.
thenewamerican.com / by Alex Newman / Friday, 16 May 2014 10:51
A plot by the Obama administration to impose Internet IDs on Americans is now officially being rolled out, with pilot programs for the controversial online “driver’s license” scheme already beginning in both Michigan and Pennsylvania. According to the White House, the virtual “Identity Ecosystem” [...]
mybudget360.com / by mybudget360 / May 13, 2014
The cost of going to college has come into deep questioning. In our inflation addicted market, the answer to every question regarding affordability involves more debt. Can’t afford a home? How about taking on a massive mortgage with a small down payment. Can’t afford a [...]
charleshughsmith.blogspot.com / CHARLES HUGH SMITH / TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
When good decisions are no longer possible, bad decisions are inevitable.
If we had to summarize the response of the Federal government and the Federal Reserve to the structural financial crisis of 2008-2009, we could say that both institutions went all-in to [...]
garynorth.com / Gary North / May 09, 2014
Gravity was a popular movie. It was lots of fun, except for one thing: it’s going to happen. Statistically, it’s going to happen.
The governments of the world have known this for over 35 years.
Maybe you [...]
freedomoutpost.com / By Suzanne Hamner / May 8, 2014
Once the federal government established its authority over the states in “The War to Enslave the States,” the message that the creature had become dominant over its creator was established. There was no longer an issue of States’ rights; a State (yes, intentional capitalization) had no [...]
washingtonsblog.com / May 8, 2014
You Break the Law Every Day … Without Even Knowing It
James Duane, a professor at Regent Law School and former defense attorney, notes in his excellent lecture on why it is never a good idea to talk to the police:
Estimates of the current size of the [...]
activistpost.com / By Bernie Suarez / May 3, 2014
Humanity as a whole knows and understands the nature of governments. We can read history and see how governments operate to get what it wants. The threat of overreaching government and the obsession with control is a problem humanity has dealt with since the beginning of [...]
stevequayle.com / Apr 30, 2014
Hi Steve, I have listened to you for years and have always respected the information you so diligently try to impart to those who ‘have ears to hear’.
I just wanted to let you know that the noose around our necks is beginning to tighten further.
A co-worker, recently retired, [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 04/29/2014 23:37 -0400
Some less than pleasant observations from the billionaire founder of Elliott Management, Paul Singer, extracted from his periodic letter to clients.
The budget deficit for the latest fiscal year (which ended on September 30) was reported [...]
endoftheamericandream.com / By Michael Snyder / April 28th, 2014
According to shocking new numbers that were just released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 20 percent of American families do not have a single person that is working. So when someone tries to tell you that the unemployment rate in the United [...]
21stcenturywire.com / Patrick Henningsen / APRIL 27, 2014
One of the key underlying postulates of overseas wars has been somewhat lost on many Americans who have been conditioned through top-down political and mass media narratives over the years, to only see geopolitical and military events in binary form –freedom vs fascism, good vs evil, capitalism [...]
thedailysheeple.com / Lily Dane / April 25th, 2014
Cliven Bundy has been battling the federal government for the last 20 years. The government claims his cattle have been illegally grazing on federal land – land that has been in the Bundy family since 1880s.
The Bureau of Land Management has been [...]
armstrongeconomics.com / by Martin Armstrong / April 23, 2014
Obama’s litmus test on military officers are asked will they fire upon American citizens if they rise up against the government. If they say no, they are dismissed. This has been talked about around the internet. It is the basic question The new definition of a [...]
thetruthwins.com / By Michael Snyder / April 22nd, 2014
Why is the federal government so obsessed with grabbing more land? After all, the federal government already owns more than 40 percent of the land in 9 different U.S. states. Why are federal bureaucrats so determined to grab even more? Well, the truth is [...]
investmentresearchdynamics.com / Dave Kranzler / April 21, 2014
By now most if not all of you are varying degrees familiar with the stand-off between theFederal Government/Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and Cliven Bundy. I had been observing the developments with a mixture of amusement and disgust until Harry Reid very publicly labelled the [...]