Category Archives: Economic Decline

The Attack Against Cash and Anything Else That Gives Privacy and Security Continues

Recently a new bill was introduced on the floor of the US Senate entitled, pleasantly, “Combating Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing, and Counterfeiting Act of 2017.” You can probably already guess its contents. Cash is evil. Bitcoin is evil. Now they’ve … Continue reading

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Is Trump Part of the Solution or Part of the Problem? Or Simply Irrelevant?

I read a disturbing article by Brandon Smith at www.alt-market.com: Here is the reality of our predicament; the US system is going to move into the next phase of collapse under Trump’s watch. Period. The math is undeniable. Every economic … Continue reading

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Will Illinois lead the rest of the Democrat States into bankruptcy or bailout?

I think such a bailout would result in the collapse of the USSA with most of the Democrat controlled states (which are constantly bragging about how rich they are) requiring a bailout from the rest: At the heart of it … Continue reading

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Let the Celebrations Begin in the People’s Republic of California!

Congratulations to the comrades of the People’s Republic of California! You have successfully destroyed another greedy capitalist oppressor. Not only is this business no longer going to oppress and abuse the long suffering comrades of California, in this case the … Continue reading

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Your money is not safe in US banks!

If this comes as a surprise to you, then you have not been paying attention. But cheer up! You are in “good” company. Most of the American People are happily oblivious to the danger. The banking system is in worse … Continue reading

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REVIEW: When Nations Die, by Jim Nelson Black

I must express a certain disappointment with this book. I thought it was going to be a comparative historical analysis of why nations and civilizations end with a focus on what is happening in the USA. I thought this would … Continue reading

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10 Charts Which Show We Are Much Worse Off Than Just Before The Last Economic Crisis

“Even though all of the numbers are screaming otherwise, there are millions upon millions of people out there that truly believe that everything is going to be okay somehow.  We never seem to learn from the past, and when this … Continue reading

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Innovation, degradation, and delusion

“People who create things nowadays can expect to be prosecuted by highly moralistic people who are incapable of creating anything. There is no way to measure the chilling effect on innovation that results from the threats of taxation, regulation and … Continue reading

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Good Morning America! Welcome to the Third World

I awoke this morning to a power outage, and the beeping of my backup power supply for my computer. Turned off the computer, and went out to walk the dog. Discovered the power outage was for the entire segment of … Continue reading

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FATCA Coming to Deprive Americans of Yet More Liberties

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (“FATCA”) has gone into effect, and now we are seeing the results. In theory the intention of the law was to deny US citizens and permanent residents financial safe havens abroad where they could illegally … Continue reading

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