The Truth About Politics

The Truth About Politics

By Lew Rockwell
Posted February 5, 2016

Politics operate according to principles that would horrify us if we observed them in our private lives. Not to mention that would get us arrested if we tried to live by them. Yet, candidates like Trump and Sanders draw huge crowds. Why? And what are the consequences? Lew Rockwell reports…

China Reserves Continue To Drop

China Reserves Continue To Drop

By Chuck Butler
Posted February 8, 2016

China announces their monthly reserves number, which in recent months has fallen from $4.6 trillion before China’s slowdown to January’s figure of $3.230 trillion. January’s $99.1Billion drop was less than what was forecast, but has the damage to reserves already been made? Chuck Butler reports…

2016 Global Economic Turmoil Is Just The Beginning

2016 Global Economic Turmoil Is Just The Beginning

By Michael Snyder
Posted February 5, 2016

As bad as the month of January was for the global economy, the truth is that the rest of 2016 promises to be much worse. The global economy is in crisis, and this is going to have very serious implications for the financial markets moving forward. Michael Snyder reports…

PhD Economists Oughtta Know Better...

PhD Economists Oughtta Know Better...

By Bill Bonner
Posted February 5, 2016

The nature of the economists’ trade has changed completely in the last 200 years. Today, the “Ought To” school of economics has few students and fewer teachers. Most economists consider it only one step removed from sorcery. Bill Bonner reports…