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The Deep State: Use an Existing Crisis, or Create One

Rahm Emmanuel was/is (in)famous for his alleged attribution of the quote “Never allow a good crisis to go to waste.” Nevertheless, in the manner that Chaucer’s “Canterbury Tales” is an “English echo” of “The Decameron” by Giovanni Boccaccio, the quote assigned to Emmanuel is a paraphrase of words emitted by the equally-nefarious Milton Friedman: “Only […]

Russia Warns Washington: Confiscating Gold Reserves Would Be “Declaration Of Financial War”

This article was originally published by Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge In a surprising, and unexpected warning – which seemingly came out of nowhere – Russia’s Finance Minister Anton Siluanov cautioned Washington yesterday that “If our gold and currency reserves can be arrested, even if such a thought exists, it would be financial terrorism.” The comment […]

The Economic End Game Continues

This article was originally published by Brandon Smith at Alt-Market.com In November of 2014 I published an article titled ‘The Economic End Game Explained’. In it I outlined what I believed would be the process by which globalists would achieve what they call the “new world order” or what they sometimes call the “global economic reset.” As […]

Is Saudi Arabia’s Oil Strategy Working?

zerohedge.com / by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com / Nov 2, 2017 2:30 PM The IMF estimated that Saudi Arabia will need oil prices to trade at about $70 per barrel in 2018 for its budget to breakeven, a dramatic improvement from the $96.60 per barrel it needed just last year. Saudi’s improvement is the most dramatic out of all the […]

Is Saudi Arabia’s Oil Strategy Working?

zerohedge.com /  by Nick Cunningham via OilPrice.com / Nov 2, 2017 2:30 PM The IMF estimated that Saudi Arabia will need oil prices to trade at about $70 per barrel in 2018 for its budget to breakeven, a dramatic improvement from the $96.60 per barrel it needed just last year. Saudi’s improvement is the most dramatic out of all the […]

White House Lashes Out At IMF’s Tax Reform Skepticism

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Oct 11, 2017 1:21 PM White House budget director Mike Mulvaney has come out swinging at The IMF, after the establishment-sponsored organization threw shade at Trump’s tax reform plan’s growth expectations, accusing them of wanting the reforms to fail. The angry response came after Vitor Gaspar, The IMF’s head of fiscal affairs, told the Financial Times: […]

The Elites Are Privately Warning About A Crash “Russia Hack” Evidence

zerohedge.com / by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning / Jul 25, 2017  Many everyday citizens assume powerful global financial elites operate behind closed doors in secret conclaves, like the scene of a Spectre board meeting in the recent James Bond film. Actually, the opposite is true. Most of what the power elite does is hidden in plain sight […]

Mises-Influenced MP Becomes Brexit Minister

mises.org / Tho Bishop / June 14, 2017 Steve Baker, a Conservative Member of Parliament, was announced today as junior Brexit minister under fellow libertarian David Davis. Baker, who has referenced Austrian scholars such as Ludwig von Mises, Jesús Huerta de Soto and F.A. Hayek in the House of Commons, has long been a Eurosceptic and […]

In Stark Warning, IMF Finds Over 20% Of US Corporations At Risk Of Default Should Rates Rise

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Apr 19, 2017 11:04 AM While the market has been generally euphoric over Trump’s proposed fiscal agenda (even if in recent weeks it increasingly looks its implementation will be indefinitely delayed), one adverse side effect which has largely been ignored by the market is the impact of rising interest rates not only […]

Greeks Tried To Blow Up The IMF Too

zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / Mar 16, 2017 2:18 PM Earlier today, German police reported that a militant Greek group called Conspiracy of Fire Cells claimed responsibility for the attempt to kill Germany’s finance minister Wolfgang Schauble with a package full of explosives that was mailed to the German Finance Minister. The parcel was mailed to Schaeuble […]