NEO-CONNED: The World Is Now the Property of the 1 Percent – By Nomi Prins

Source – truthdig.com – “…If you really want to grasp what’s been happening, consider that, between 2009 and 2017, the number of billionaires whose combined wealth was greater than that of the world’s poorest 50% fell from 380 to just eight” The World Is Now the Property of the 1 Percent – By Nomi Prins As we head…

DAS KAPITAL: Neofeudalism Isn’t a Flaw of the System, It’s the System Working Perfectly – By Charles Hugh-Smith

Source – oftwominds.com – “…Our crisis isn’t just political—it’s structural…the organizations that dominate our economy—centralized corporations and government—become destined to fail. We see this failure in both the soaring inequality that has hollowed out the American Dream as well as in the rising tide of social and political disunity” Neofeudalism Isn’t a Flaw of the…

AMERIKA: The American Economy Is Rigged (…And what we can do about it) – By Joseph E. Stiglitz

Source – scientificamerican.com – “…When those who run gambling casinos or bankers suffering from moral turpitude make a zillion times more than the scientists and inventors who brought us lasers, transistors and an understanding of DNA, it is clear that something is wrong” The American Economy Is Rigged (…And what we can do about it)…

DAS KAPITAL: The Dynamics of Decadence – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source -.oftwominds.com –  …“First and foremost, the aristocratic financial and political elites secured their position at the expense of social mobility by erecting barriers that protect them from competition and accountability. In effect, they eliminated the risk posed by change by rigging the system to their benefit” The Dynamics of Decadence – By Charles Hugh…

REBEL YELL: Old Hickory & Honest Abe – By Dean Henderson

Source – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – “…Populism prevailed and Jackson was re-elected. In 1835 he was the target of the first assassination attempt on a US President.  The gunman was Richard Lawrence, who confessed that he was, “in touch with the powers in Europe”. [839]  Still, in 1836 Jackson refused to renew the BUS charter.  Under his…

DAS KAPITAL: What Is Real Wealth? – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com – “…“Money” is only useful if it is a means to acquire real wealth, which is the agency, opportunity and time to pursue your life’s work. There are many people who can spend $600,000 a year on various things (i.e. their “lifestyle”) who don’t feel “wealthy”–and if they don’t have agency and time…

OUR DANCE WITH DESTINY: ‘The Organic Economy’, An Introduction To True Direct Democracy – By John Reid

Source – theorganiceconomy.ca – “…The present usury or interest based financial system is based upon infinite growth which means infinite inflation. This as we know means the cost of everything keeps rising due to that inflation. We wonder today how our children will ever be able to afford their own house and that is because…

DAS KAPITAL: “Creating Wealth” Through Debt, The West’s Finance-Capitalist Road – By Michael Hudson

Source – unz.com – “…The result of today’s alliance of the Finance, Insurance and Real Estate (FIRE) sector with natural resource and infrastructure monopolies has been to reverse that the 20th century’s reforms promoting progressive taxation of wealth and income. Industrial capitalism in the West has been detoured along the road to rent-extracting privatization, austerity…

DAS KAPITAL: The Metamorphasis Of America Into A Quasi Centrally Controlled Economy – By Chris Hamilton

Source – seekingalpha.com – “…The surplus dollars no longer being recycled into Treasuries is akin to a cessation of the North Atlantic current…without the flow, the organic system has broken down” The Metamorphasis Of America Into A Quasi Centrally Controlled Economy – By  Chris Hamilton I’ll make the case that there are no longer any organic net buyers of US Treasury debt……

BANKING CARTEL: The Federal Reserve Cartel – By Dean Henderson

Source – bibliotecapleyades.net – “…The Federal Reserve Cartel is a brief well-documented history of the Eight Families who control the world’s private central banks and most of the planet’s resources” The Federal Reserve Cartel – By Dean Henderson Part 1 – The Eight Families The Four Horsemen of Banking, Bank of America JP Morgan Chase Citigroup…

DAS KAPITAL: There is No “Free Trade”–There Is Only the Darwinian Game of Trade – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com  – “…The Neoliberal Agenda trumpets “free trade” because “free trade” is a cover for “free capital flows.” Once capital is free to flow from central-bank fueled global corporations, no domestic bidder can outbid foreign mobile capital, as those closest to the central bank credit spigots can borrow essentially unlimited sums at near-zero…

DAS KAPITAL: The New Elite’s Silly Virtue-Signaling Consumption – By Benjamin Schwarz

Source –theamericanconservative.com – “…As befits these engines of global capitalism, these cities and their inhabitants are pulling away with growing momentum from their native countries and cultures. Untethered from their localities, they are being transformed into an archipelago of analogous islands….this process represents a divide between the cosmopolitans and the provincials…The wealth, dynamism, and consequent…

DAS KAPITAL: Oil Rich Venezuela Stops Accepting Dollars

Source – zerohedge.com – “..Venezuela’s decision comes at a time when other countries (namely Russia and China) are already finding ways to avoid using the U.S. dollar…History shows us that currency domination does not last forever. Are we seeing the cracks in the latest global currency reserve system?”: Oil Rich Venezuela Stops Accepting Dollars President Maduro…

DAS KAPITAL: Giving every American $12,000 a year in free money could grow the economy by $2.5 trillion, study finds

Source -stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…The researchers also assumed basic income would solve a demand problem in the economy — i.e., a lack of people spending their money to buy things. “Fundamentally, the larger the size of the UBI, the larger the increase in aggregate demand and thus the larger the resulting economy is,” they wrote”: Basic…

DAS KAPITAL: China, Geo-Politics & Debt Cancellation – By Joseph P Farrell Ph.D

Source – gizadeathstar.com – “…The speculation has occasionally been aired that China could, if it chose, suddenly dump all those dollars and securities…Such actions would achieve the nightmare scenario many have talked about over the years, but do so in a way to China’s economic and geopolitical advantage, rendering countries that have been sucked dry…

DAS KAPITAL: A ‘Living Earth’ Economy and How to Break the Power of Money – By David Korten (Archive)

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…We can refuse to accept the pervasive, but false, claims that money is wealth and a growing GDP improves the lives of all”: (How to Break the Power of Money – By David Korten) Our current political chaos has a simple explanation. The economic system is driving environmental collapse, economic desperation,…

DAS KAPITAL: How Much Wealth Does the Vatican Control? – By Isaac Davis

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…“The Vatican comprises two separate administrations, the City-State and the Holy See. The Vatican City-State, a 108.7-acre enclave within the city of Rome — the last remnant of the once powerful Papal States — is thriving financially. Its government provides municipal services for the world’s smallest sovereign nation. The City-State also…

REBEL YELL: “Don’t Owe, Won’t Pay”, Everything You’ve Been Told About Debt Is Wrong – By Charles Eisenstein (Archive)

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Both of these entail a fundamental change in the way money is created. Positive money refers to money created directly without debt by the government, which can be given directly to debtors for debt repayment or used to purchase debts from creditors and then cancel them. Negative-interest currency (which I describe…

DAS KAPITAL: The Feds Are Terrified Of Cryptocurrencies… But They’re Powerless To Stop Them

Source – theantimedia.org – “…Since cryptocurrencies allow people to keep all of their money, this is a big problem for the lawmakers. Soon, people may even start to realize they can buy, sell, and trade freely without any government intervention. The horror”: The Feds Are Terrified Of Cryptocurrencies… But They’re Powerless To Stop Them The federal government…

DAS KAPITAL: There Is Only One Empire…Finance – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – charleshughsmith.blogspot.ca – “…When the Empire of Finance collapses under the weight of its debt, perverse incentives, exploitation and inequality, the financial system of every nation-state within the Empire of Finance will collapse, too. Being the hegemon within the collapsing system won’t protect the hegemon from collapse. Every nation-state that has submitted to the Empire…

OILIGARGHY: Petrodollar Faces Growing Threat with Payments in Gold across Asia – By Andrew Brennan

Source – globalresearch.ca – “…The US needs to also restructure its economy to one that is based on production. It can no longer continue to run a debt-serviced economy that imports all goods it doesn’t produce. It’s unsustainable, and the continuous mistake of many. The wealth of the world is shifting eastwards”: Petrodollar Faces Growing…

DAS KAPITAL: IMF Tells Governments How to Subvert Public Resistance Against Elimination of Cash

Source – norberthaering.de – “… The tempting attempts to impose de-cashing by a decree should be avoided, given the popular personal attachment to cash. A targeted outreach program is needed to alleviate suspicions related to de-cashing; in particular, that by de-cashing the authorities are trying to control all aspects of peoples’ lives, including their use…

BANKING CARTEL: NATO Killed Gaddafi to Stop Libyan Creation of Gold-Backed Currency (Flashback)

Source – stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…The email identifies French President Nicholas Sarkozy as leading the attack on Libya with five specific purposes in mind: to obtain Libyan oil, ensure French influence in the region, increase Sarkozy’s reputation domestically, assert French military power, and to prevent Gaddafi’s influence in what is considered “Francophone Africa”: Hillary Emails Reveal…

BANKING CARTEL: G. Edward Griffin Debunks the JFK/Fed Myth (Flashback)

Source – corbettreport.com – ‘…The theory that the bankers were behind the JFK assassination. The theory holds that JFK was trying to end the Fed by creating debt-free, silver-backed money through Executive Order 11110…this theory is not just wrong, it is the complete opposite of reality”: G. Edward Griffin Debunks the JFK/Fed Myth If you follow…