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Doug Casey On The End Of The Nation-State

Authored by Doug Casey via, There have been a fair number of references to the subject of “phyles” in Casey Research publications over the years. This essay will discuss the topic in detail. Especially how phyles are likely to replace the nation-state, one of mankind’s worst inventions. Now might be a good time to […]

This Map Explains The Roots Of France’s Growing Nationalism

Via, What does it mean to be French? Inherent in this question is a fundamental tension within French nationalism that is unique to France. Originally, France consisted of diverse regions with their own languages, resources, and way of life. Take a look at the map below. This diversity grew into a united country. From […]

The Unique Evil of the Left / Llewellyn H. Rockwell Jr. / July 19, 2016 Is it too much to say that since the French Revolution, the left has been the source of virtually all political evils, and continues to be so in our day? There can be no doubt that great cruelty and violence can be and have been inflicted […]

Part Deux ‐ Shorting the Federal Reserve / 720 Global / October 10, 2015 The sequence of events leading up the French Revolution are likely unfamiliar to most. Yet money printing and a debauched French currency played no small part in those events. As a sequel to “Shorting the Federal Reserve”, 720 Global aims to provide an historical example of excessive money printing which lead […]

In Hasty Judgments and Exaggerations Lie Investment Opportunities / by Marc Chandler / AUGUST 23, 2015 China’s Premier Zhou Enlai was asked in 1972 about the political consequence of the French Revolution, and he famously quipped it was too early to say. Even if, as historians recognize, Zhou was referring to the unrest in 1968 rather than the 1789-1799 revolution, it offers insight that […]

Happy Revolution Day – The Rebellion Against Monarchy / by Martin Armstrong / July 4, 2015  The 4th of July was indeed a major event for it set in motion the rebellion against a corrupt form of government then known as monarchy which was still dominated with unelected bureaucrats. The American Revolution set off a contagion which manifested in Europe with the French […]

Is Something Catastrophic About To Occur?

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / July 27, 2013 On the heels of major movements in key global markets, today 40-year veteran, Robert Fitzwilson, put together another tremendous piece.  Fitzwilson, who is founder of The Portola Group, discusses the fear, confusion, and chaos that rules […]

Beppe Grillo “We are the French Revolution Without the Guillotine”

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / By Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Saturday, March 30, 2013 11:38 AM With Beppe Grillo unwilling to form a coalition government, and with former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi making demands that Bersani will not go along with, Italian President Giorgio Napolitano Considers […]

The Lull Before the Social Storm / by Jack D. Douglas / November 7, 2012 Vast social revolutions and wars are often preceded by periods of giving up on reforms, despairing withdrawal from public life by the best and brightest, and even peacefulness which seems to have become the normal condition in spite of deep conflicts and growing crises beneath the surfaces […]