Government

How States/Empires Collapse in Four Easy Steps

March 14, 2019 0

CHARLES HUGH SMITH The promises cannot be met, and so society decays into warring elites and competing constituencies. There is a grand, majestic tragedy in the inevitable collapse of once-thriving states and empires: it all seemed […]

Financial

Screwed

January 30, 2019 0

BY SVEN HENRICH James Madison: “We are free today substantially but the day will come when our Republic will be an impossibility. It will be an impossibility because wealth will be concentrated in the hands of a […]

Wealth Abuse

The Hidden Revelation

January 21, 2019 0

BY SVEN HENRICH The current government shutdown (the longest in history) comes with a hidden revelation: Millions of Americans are financially unprepared for the next economic downturn. Worse, they are highly vulnerable with few protections. 10 […]

Financial

The Year of Living Dangerously

January 7, 2019 0

BY JOHN MAULDIN Dangerous Addiction Disappearing Liquidity Blurry Lines Dallas, Houston, San Francisco, Baltimore, DC, and Back to San Juan Double, double, toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble. …By the pricking of my thumbs, […]