Constitutional Neglect

Politicians Exploit Genuine Patriotic Emotions

After watching a great patriotic speech by Ronald Reagan, one cannot help but think of the hypocrisy of modern-day politicians. The sacrifices made by veterans during the great wars continue to be exploited to drum up support for illegitimate, undeclared wars.  Pretending to honor the sacrifices of those who served with honorable intentions, …

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Is a Crash Inevitable?

Since many others have the same question, I highly recommend you read Armstrong’s answer. There should be little doubt that the US will not be sheltered from the sovereign debt crisis that has only started to rear its ugly head, first in the PIIGS and is now moving on to the more indebted emerging …

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If Bundy is Ignorant, then O’Reilly & Beck are Spittoons

It’s not only the govt that’s scared and getting desperate. Their suckling’s in the so-called conservative and libertarian media are also showing their true colors. The latest tactic by the establishment media, that will sell their soul at the drop of a dollar, is to smear Clivan Bundy in an attempt …

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SEC, IRS, NSA Abuses, and Civil Unrest – It’s All Related

It’s quite surreal to watch events unfold in slow motion, and frustrating to know there is little you can do about it. If you’ve ever witnessed a horrific event that you could see coming before it occurred, then you know the feeling. This weekend saw a peaceful, but likely, temporary end to the conflict …

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Running out of Conspiracy Theories

First, they conspired to rig the municipal bond market, then the mortgage securitization market, then LIBOR, then the stock market, and now the 12 largest banks have been sued by Public Retirement Funds for “Conspiring To Rig Global FX Markets (currencies)”. It would appear that we are running out of conspiracy theories …

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Insider or Useful Idiot?

The so-called independent media continues to obstruct and lie about the massive fraud/corruption in govt and the economic destruction being caused by govt and their bosses in major corporations. For example, CBS reporter Cheryl Atkinson has resigned because of the out of control bias she witnessed and the difficulty of getting …

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Why Are There Only $10 Bills in ATMs?

It’s hard to not write acrimoniously when you know beyond a smidgen of a doubt that fraud and corruption are rampant, and unlike economic theories, trickles down to destroy a society. Whether its Amazon trying to rip off its “Prime Customers” or the false advertising at beer concessions, when govt and …

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The Truth about Ukraine – What it Means for the USA

If anyone wants to truly understand what’s happening in Ukraine from an insiders point of view, I highly recommend you first read a recent Armstrong post. The common thread that runs through the conflicts occurring all over the world (i.e. Ukraine, Syria, Turkey, Thailand, Argentina, Venezuela, Southern Europe, the Arab Spring, etc.) is economics, as in declining living standards …

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One Imperative to Prevent Economic Collapse and War

Most of you already know the one imperative, but permit me to list a few factoids about our current situation to see if others can figure out what must be done first before even attempting any solutions. Without acting on this imperative, it is a virtual certainty that we will …

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A Sustainable Alternative to Socialism & Corporatism

“In the same way, those who possess wealth and power in poor nations must accept their own responsibilities. They must lead the fight for those basic reforms which alone can preserve the fabric of their societies. Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.” – John F. …