VOODOO ECONOMICS: Over The Last 10 Years The U.S. Economy Has Grown At EXACTLY The Same Rate As It Did During The 1930s – By Michael Snyder

Source – theeconomiccollapseblog.com – “…The hard fact is that the past decade’s $10 trillion in deficit spending has produced the worst economic growth as measured by Gross Domestic Product in our nation’s history.  You read that right, in the past decade our nation’s economy grew slower than even during the Great Depression”: Over The Last…

DAS KAPITAL: The Keynesian Cult Has Failed, “Emergency” Stimulus Is Now Permanent – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – charleshughsmith.blogspot.ca – “…Can we finally admit that eight years of following the Keynesian coloring-book plan have not just failed, but failed spectacularly, and not just failed spectacularly, but made the economy even more vulnerable and fragile, as more and more future income must be devoted to service the skyrocketing debts?”: The Keynesian Cult…

THE MEDIA MONOPOLY: ‘The Icelandic Debt Jubilee’, The Media Silence is Deafening

Source – gizadeathstar.com – “…the US Rothschild Controlled Media has apparently completely blacked out any news involving Iceland’s debt forgiveness. Attempting to search Iceland’s mortgage debt forgiveness only leads to about 359,000 search results with none of them being from the United States. Neither major or minor news outlets mention a single word about Iceland’s…

BANKING CARTEL: The Federal Reserve Cartel (Part I), The Eight Families – By Dean Henderson

Source  – hendersonlefthook.wordpress.com – The Four Horsemen of Banking (Bank of America, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup and Wells Fargo) own the Four Horsemen of Oil (Exxon Mobil, Royal Dutch/Shell, BP Amoco and Chevron Texaco); in tandem with Deutsche Bank, BNP, Barclays and other European old money behemoths.  But their monopoly over the global economy does…

DAS KAPITAL: An Unconditional $15,000 Basic Income, Would Dignify People as Well as Save the ‘System’ Over $150 billion – By Betsy Isaacson

Source – newsweek.com  – How to Fix Poverty: Write Every Family a Basic Income Check: In the United States—as in all of the world’s wealthier nations—ending poverty is not a matter of resources. Many economists, including Timothy Smeeding of the University of Wisconsin (and former director of the Institute for Research on Poverty) have argued…

REBEL YELL: ‘F@#k Work’, Cybernated Production, Surplus Humans, and Dis-engaged Elite Entitlements

Source – stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…Oxford economists who study employment trends tell us that almost half of existing jobs, including those involving ‘non-routine cognitive tasks’ – you know, like thinking – are at risk of death by computerisation within 20 years. They’re elaborating on conclusions reached by two MIT economists in the book Race Against the…

HIGH NOON: Showdown Looming Between Donald Trump & US Private Central Bank – By Robert Bridge

Source – geopolitics.co – “…While Trump’s mighty pen may have already slain some dragons, other creatures will require a bit more work. And there is no more fearsome creature in Washington, DC than the US Federal Reserve, which possesses the power to make and break presidencies”: (Showdown Looming Between Donald Trump & US Private Central…

DAS KAPITAL: ‘Public Banks’, How to Cut Infrastructure Costs in Half – By Ellen Brown

Source – ellenbrown.com – “…Reliance on costly private capital for financing public needs has limited municipal growth and reduced public services, while strapping future generations with unsustainable debt. By eliminating the unnecessary expense of turning public dollars into profits for private equity interests, publicly-owned banks can allow the public to retain ownership of its infrastructure…

DAS KAPITAL: What the U.S. Can Learn From “Viking Economics”

Source – yesmagazine.org – “…Modern-day descendants of the Vikings top world lists for equality, health, standard of living, and even happiness…’Viking Economics’, The title refers not to the plunder practiced by old-school Vikings, but to the bold spirit of 20th century Scandinavians who agitated and organized for rights and services”: (What the U.S. Can Learn…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: The Sinister Agenda Behind the Washington War On Cash – By F. William Engdahl

Soiurce – journal-neo.org – “…Rothschild & Co. Director, Andrew Penney noted that as a result, the United States today, “is effectively the biggest tax haven in the world.” Today Nevada, Meyer Lansky’s money laundering project of the 1930’s with established legalized gambling, is becoming the “new Switzerland”: (The Sinister Agenda Behind the Washington War On…

DAS KAPITAL: Trump And A New Gold-Backed Dollar – By Nick Giambruno

Source – internationalman.com – “…Trump recently said, “We will no longer surrender this country, or its people, to the false song of globalism…Trump might play along with the globalists’ schemes, but I doubt it. He’s the first president who’s openly and sincerely hostile toward globalism. He’s denounced it repeatedly”: (Trump And A New Gold-Backed Dollar…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: Rothschild Family Wealth is Five Times that of World’s Top 8 Billionaires Combined – By Isaac Davis

Source – wakingtimes.com – “…At $2 trillion plus, the family’s reported wealth is closing in on five times as much as the combined wealth of the world’s top 8 individual billionaires, meaning that the Rothschild family alone controls more wealth than perhaps three-fourths or more of the world’s total population”: (Rothschild Family Wealth is Five Times that…

CONTROLLED DEMOLITION: Despite Being Better Educated, Millennials Now Earn 20% Less Than Boomers Did At The Same Age

Source – zerohedge.com – “…despite being better educated, millennials now earn 20% less than boomers did at the same stage of life in 1989…  the median college-educated millennial with student debt is only earning slightly more than a baby boomer without a degree did in 1989”: (Why Millennials Are Behind: They Earn 20% Less Than…

DAS KAPITAL: The Era Of Cheap Money Is Ending, “This Is The Calm Before The Storm”

Source – shtfplan.com – “…this massive monetary shift – it will rock global events, and likely overshadow almost anything else taking place during 2017 and the years that follow it”…With nearly 50 million people dependent on food stamps in this country, no job growth, stagnant wages and a hungry, desperate and idle population drowning in debt,…

REBEL YELL: ‘Eurosceptic’, 2017 – Europe’s Year of Rage

Source – spectator.co.uk – “…European voters who looked to the state for protection after the crash soon discovered the helplessness of governments which had ceded control over vast swathes of economic policy to the EU… So most European elections come down to a battle between insurgents and defenders of the existing order”: (2017 – Europe’s…

DAS KAPITAL: ‘Secular Stagnation’, Globalization’s Last Gasp

Source – project-syndicate.org – “…In this case, the condition is slow economic growth, also known as secular stagnation, caused by depressed investment, which in turn reflects financial problems and policy uncertainty”: (Globalization’s Last Gasp) Does Donald Trump’s election as United States president mean that globalization is dead, or are reports of the process’ demise greatly…

CONTROLLED DEMOLITION: The Cultural Contradictions That Have Crippled the Great American Middle Class – By Hugh Charles Smith

Source – charleshughsmith.blogspot.com – “…Daniel Bell’s landmark 1976 book The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism held that“capitalism–and the culture it creates–harbors the seeds of its own downfall by creating a need among successful people for personal gratification–a need that corrodes the work ethic that led to their success in the first place”: (The Cultural Contradictions That…

DAS KAPITAL: A Tale of Two Housing Markets, Hot and Not So Hot – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds – “…Creative class wages are highest in the regions with strong GDP expansion and concentrations of GDP, capital and talent. Attracting the most productive workers requires hefty premiums in pay and benefits, as well as interesting work and opportunities for advancement. That people will make sacrifices to live in these areas should…

VOODOO ECONOMICS: Why the Massive Expansion of “Money” Hasn’t Trickled Down to “The Rest of Us” – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – washingtonsblog.com – “…In my book A Radically Beneficial World, I propose a way of creating and distributing money at the bottom of the pyramid to those who are creating value in their own communities, as opposed to only creating new money in the top of the pyramid and only distributing it to the…

DAS KAPITAL: The True Reason Behind The 40-Hour Work Week

Source – anonhq.com – “…There are many contributing factors that have led to our current economic system and continued acceptance of the 40-hour workweek, three major factors being consumerism, inflation, and debt“: (The True Reason Behind The 40-Hour Work Week & Why We Are Economic Slaves) Economic slavery, or wage slavery, refers to one’s total…

DAS KAPITAL: The New Class, ‘Mobile Creatives’ and the Crisis of Work

Source  – oftwominds.com – “…The new jobs that are being created are few in number and highly demanding. Jobs are no longer strictly traditional boss-employee; the real growth is in peer-to-peer collaboration and what I term hybrid work performed by Mobile Creatives (see below), workers with highly developed technical/ creative/ social skillsets who are comfortable…

CONTROLLED DEMOLITION: The Federal Reserve And The Destruction Of The American Dream – By Danielle DiMartino Booth

Source – dimartinobooth.com – “…The tie that binds the generations comes down to one word: debt. That’s where the Federal Reserve has inflicted the greatest damage. Set aside for a minute U.S. sovereign and corporate debt. While they’re mammoth challenges for tomorrow’s policymakers, it is household debt that has torn at the fabric of our culture and fueled…

DAS KAPITAL: ‘A Disintegrative Winter’, The Debt and Anti-Status Quo Super-Cycle Has Turned – By Charles Hugh Smith

Source – oftwominds.com – “…These are all characteristics of the long-wave social-economic cycle that is entering the disintegrative (winter) phase. Souring social mood, loss of purchasing power, stagnating wages, rising inequality, devaluing currencies, rising debt, political polarization and elite disunity are all manifestations of this phase”: (A Disintegrative Winter: The Debt and Anti-Status Quo Super-Cycle…

REBEL YELL: Bolivia Becomes First South American Country To Ban Rothschild Banks

Source – stuartjeannebramhall.com – “…Bolivian president Evo Morales recently announced that Bolivia will no longer respond to pressure or blackmail from the US government or Rothschild-controlled international banking institutions”: (Bolivia Asserts Newfound Economic Independence, Rejects Rothschild Banks) Bolivia has become the latest country to kick the Rothschild banks out of their country, with President Evo…

DAS KAPITAL: ‘Money & Life’, The Function and Fallacy of Money and the Artificial Creation of Scarcity – By Jonathan Evatt

Source – Jonathanevatt.com – “…Among other things, this documentary explores the history of money; debt, GDP; the function of money; the creation of money; the fallacy of money; the serious issues of our money system; the future of money; interest; fiat currency; the artificial creation of scarcity:” Money & Life (Documentary) – By Jonathan Evatt…