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Venezuela Has Officially Abandoned The Petrodollar – Does This Make War With Venezuela More Likely?

Venezuela is the 11th largest oil producing country in the entire world, and it has just announced that it is going to stop using the petrodollar.  Most Americans don’t even know what the petrodollar is, but for those of you that do understand what I am talking about, this should send a chill up your […]

Over The Last 10 Years The U.S. Economy Has Grown At EXACTLY The Same Rate As It Did During The 1930s

Even though I write about our ongoing long-term economic collapse every day, I didn’t realize that things were this bad.  In this article, I am going to show you that the average rate of growth for the U.S. economy over the past 10 years is exactly equal to the average rate that the U.S. economy […]

Is World War The Twisted Cure For a Doomed Economy? “Signals for War Are Fiscal”

The march to war is deafening. But the reasons for it go beyond the elements of military conflict and political intrigue. Underlying it all, the reasons are economic. With a nothing-doing economy that has long dragged on the American soul, there is a growing temptation to wipe the slate clean, and launch a wider war […]

Brandon Smith: The Next World War “Will Be Economic… Not Nuclear”

This article was written by Brandon Smith of Alt-Market.com and first published at PersonalLiberty.com. Editor’s Comment: The elite appear to have a great deal in store for President Trump’s first four years… quite a few tricks up their sleeves, if you will. The wars are already being manifested; but the larger elements of financial upheaval […]

“Threat of Civil Unrest” – Preppers Who’ve Relaxed Under Trump Have No Idea the Hell That Is Coming

This article was written by Brandon Smith of Alt-Market.com and first published at PersonalLiberty.com. Editor’s Comment: Perhaps it feels like the calm before the storm, but those with a careful eye surely see the pure chaos that is coming. Economically, politically, events are lining up for major clashes, severe downturns and wild card events that […]

The DIY Prepper: Building Your Own Gun Cleaning Kits, “Fine Tuning Your Weapon”

This article was written by Jeremiah Johnson and originally published at Ready Nutrition.com. Editor’s Comment: When things need doing, and nothing is around to take care of it, you will only be able to accomplish the things that you have trained and prepared for; you can only apply the skills which you have acquired. Once […]

Pensions Will Be Wiped Out In America: “Perfectly Primed For the Greatest Financial Disaster”

This article was written by Michael Snyder and originally published at the Economic Crisis blog. Editor’s Comment: The problem with waiting for a gigantic disaster to unfold is witnessing how thoroughly wired for demolition the whole thing is. The set up has been precise, even if ugly and basal in its fall. The Federal Reserve […]

“Don’t Panic”: Banks Make Shifty Moves As Markets Brace for Brexit Impact

This article was written by Tyler Durden and originally published at Zero Hedge. Editor’s Comment: In the long run, Brexit represents a healthy draw down of European superstate power. But in the short run, almost anything can be a flashpoint for panic, as everyone hates change. Markets immediately become risky, the regulatory approach to withdraw […]

Venezuelan Escalates “War on Bread” As Food Shortages Continue to Plague a Hungry Population

  This article was written by Tyler Durden and originally published at Zero Hedge. Editor’s Comment: In the great logic of governments, the Venezuelan dictator has essentially ordered an end to hunger by making a rule against food shortage. But no rule, no matter how strictly enforced, will work if there is no supply for […]

Are Central Banks Losing Control Over Currencies? “Era Has Ended, Threats Are Ineffective”

This article was written by Charles Hugh Smith and originally published at his Of Two Minds blog. Editor’s Comment: World power is shifting… but to what extent? The more things change, the more they stay the same. When civilizations rise and fall, and ebb and flow with the passage of time, the central banks remain […]