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Category Archives: Obama Administration

Obama Decrees Ban On Ammo For The Most Popular Rifle In America

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Because he can’t get Congress to approve the things that he wants to do, Barack Obama has apparently decided to rule by decree for the rest of his time in the White House.  One of Obama’s latest moves is to try to ban some of the […]

Why Does Maryland Have The Most Millionaires Per Capita? The Answer Might Make You Angry

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, The fat cats in Washington D.C. are living the high life, and they are doing it at your expense.  Over the past decade, there has been one area of the country which has experienced a massive economic boom.  Thanks to wildly out of control government spending, […]

Frontrunning: February 27

Central Banks With Negative Rates Spur Question of How Low to Go (BBG) DHS to keep running: Congress edges toward domestic security funding patch (Reuters) Setbacks for Tsipras Stir Discord in Greek Ruling Party (BBG) Greece’s Challenge: Appeasing Its Creditors and Its Population (WSJ) Buffett, a cheerleader for America, takes his checkbook abroad (Reuters) Oil’s […]

Janet Yellen Is Freaking Out About “Audit The Fed” – Here Are 100 Reasons Why She Should Be

Submitted by Michael Snyder via The End of The American Dream blog, Janet Yellen is very alarmed that some members of Congress want to conduct a comprehensive audit of the Federal Reserve for the first time since it was created.  If the Fed is doing everything correctly, why should Yellen be alarmed?  What does she […]

Ron Paul: “Interventionism Kills” Post-Coup Ukraine One Year Later

Submitted by Ron Paul via The Ron Paul Institute For Peace & Prosperity, It was one year ago last weekend that a violent coup overthrew the legally elected government of Ukraine. That coup was not only supported by US and EU governments — much of it was actually planned by them. Looking back at the […]

China’s “Barely Noticed By The West” Pivot To Everywhere

Authored by Pepe Escobar, originally posted at, The world’s leading economy is on a roll as it enters a new year in the Chinese zodiac. Welcome to the Year of the Sheep. Or Goat. Or Ram. Or, technically, the Green Wooden Sheep (or Goat). Even the best Chinese linguists can’t agree on how to […]

Jeb Bush Believes Unconstitutional NSA Spying Is “Hugely Important”

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, In some ways I’m actually looking forward to the imperial spectacle that will be the Jeb Bush vs. Hillary Clinton Presidential contest in 2016. Just like an alcoholic or drug addict is often unable to shake the cycle of addiction until hitting rock bottom, so too it seems […]

The “War On Terror” Turns Inward – DHS Report Warns Of Right Wing Terror Threat

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, What you are about to read from CNN is just the very beginning of the intentional demonization of a growing segment of the U.S. population that rightly believes the government is run by a collective of thieving, corrupt, immoral sociopaths. This isn’t speculation either, years of content on […]

US Government Proposes “Sugary-Food Tax” To Curb Obesity

The totalitarian arm of the ever-growing government appears to know no limit. In today's "oh no they didn't" moment, the US Government's diet panel has dictated proposed one more oppression of American's freedom to choose: *GOV'T PANEL PROPOSES SUGARY-FOOD TAX TO FUND NUTRITION PROGRAMS, CURB OBESITY On the bright side, the government approves of "lean […]

Why ZIRP/NIRP Is Killing Fractional Reserve Banking & Forcing Deposits Into Gold

Submitted by Gijsbert Groenewgen via Silver Arrow Partners, Could zero/negative interest rates be the end of the fractional banking system and force deposit holders into gold and silver? Would you give your money to a hedge fund that is 9x leveraged? With the negative interest rates deposit holders might be opt for paper money (notes) […]