Platitudes, Hypocrisies and “Pimpocracy”

Bill Bonner

Bill Bonner writes with his mouth wide open… staggered by the shabby immensity of it… a tear forming in the corner of his eye. Yes, he's looking at how the US economy, money and government have changed since President Nixon ended the gold-backed monetary system in 1971.


Three Catalysts for the Price of Gold

James Rickards

“Gold is not really an investment” writes Jim Rickards in his new exclusive book, The Big Drop, “it is money. Of course, if you want a portfolio that preserves wealth, money is a good place to start.” He explains what drives the price up and down. Read on...


Extra!Record Numbers Renounce U.S. Citizenship — Here’s One Alternative

Peter Schiff

Fact: More Americans than ever before are choosing to give up their citizenship. If you’ve been finding America’s tax laws inconvenient or even oppressive, however, read on. Peter Schiff outlines options for avoiding government intrusion in your life… without giving up your citizenship...


The Movie They Should Be Talking About

Richard Daughty

If the sentence, “The Federal Reserve Is Eating Topless Pole-Dancing Vixens Alive, And Horribly Destroying The Rest Of Us, Too” piques your curiosity in the slightest, brace yourself. Then, glimpse into the dreams of the Mogambo Guru...


The Death of Copper — And the Rebirth of Silver

Greg Guenthner

From 2001 to 2011, the price of copper exploded more than 620%, topping out near $4.50. It's impossible to overstate how big this rally was. But that's ancient history now. Yesterday, the metal plunged to $2.59. And the breakdown we're seeing now could easily send copper prices to $2 or lower over the next couple of years.


Welcome to the New Depression

James Rickards

The United States is living through an economic depression that began in 2007. It’s part of a larger global depression, the first since the 1930s. This New Depression will continue indefinitely unless policy changes are made in the years ahead. Here's what you need to know and look for to understand how long it might last...


Minerals vs. Marijuana

Douglas French

It might go against conventional thinking, but following the crowd usually makes you miss the real opportunities. At one monetary metal conference recently, the smartest guys in the industry sat down to discuss where these real hidden gems lay. But where does marijuana fall in this debate? Doug French has the scoop...