Financial

Markets Are Trapped in “Zombie-like” State

November 21, 2017 0

BY JAMES RICKARDS Markets are holding their collective breath. Not much is happening. But the potential for huge moves has not been greater since late 2015. The euro is meandering between $1.16 and $1.17. Gold is […]

Financial

What Could Go Wrong?

November 8, 2017 0

Everybody and his uncle, and his uncle’s mother’s uncle, believes that the stock markets will be zooming to new record highs this week, and probably so, because it is the time of year to fatten […]

Financial

The Biggest Ponzi in Human History

November 1, 2017 0

by Raúl Ilargi Meijer Jean-Léon Gérôme Slave market 1866  Here’s the story in a nutshell: Ultra low interest rates mark a shift away from people’s wealth residing in their savings and pension plans, and into to so-called wealth […]

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The Koyaanisqatsi Economy

September 29, 2017 0

Raúl Ilargi Meijer Koyaanisqatsi  The film Koyaanisqatsi was released in 1982. The title means ‘life out of balance’ in the language of the Hopi, a Native American tribe who live(d) mainly in what is now […]

Wealth Abuse

Left Behind

September 26, 2017 0

by Raúl Ilargi Meijer Fan Ho The Evening of Life 1963  “Forget Germany, Spain Is The Real Problem”, reads a headline. Eh… no. Germany is definitely the problem in Europe. Spain is a bit player. That doesn’t mean […]

Wealth Abuse

Controlled Demolition

August 28, 2017 0

This is the week-of-weeks when the official grand viziers of finance gather at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, to confab and interpret the lay of animal neck-bones and other auguries scattered in the sand, with the hope […]

Financial

Are We Fiddling While Rome Burns?

August 22, 2017 0

Solutions abound, but they require the retirement of obsolete systems that defend entrenched interests and soul-crushing inequalities. It turns out Nero wasn’t fiddling as Rome burned–he was 60 km away at the time. Did Nero Really […]

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