• GoldCore
    01/31/2015 - 05:00
    We are witnesses to an epic failure of planning, statecraft and social justice. Regardless of where your politics be, these elements are critical for a modern globally connected economy to function....

Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

williambanzai7's picture


"You measure a democracy by the freedom it gives its dissidents, not the freedom it gives its assimilated conformists."-- Abbie Hoffman [WB7: or Bankster Bailout Queens...]

EconMatters's picture

Roubini and Soros Say The U.S. Already in A Double Dip Recession and Warn of Uprising

Double Dip Recession Roubini and Soros talked the same double dip recession doom regarding the U.S. and the rest of the world.

George Washington's picture

Police Brutalize Peaceful Wall Street Protesters

Tahir Square 2.0?  Or a tempest in a teapot?

EconMatters's picture

The Great American Debt Flow

The infographic serves as a scary reminder that America is at a treacherous debt crossroad, and most signs seem to suggest that things could get even more difficult from here on out.  

testosteronepit's picture

Obama to EU: Get Your S__t Together; Got An Election Next Year

The White House is lobbying European governments to shut up and do something. No more disputes in public. The world is collapsing, and it's time to act boldly. Hank Paulson's extortion racket is back.

EconMatters's picture

The U.S. Handling of the Poker Industry Is Another Example of Anti-Jobs Policy

Some industries just like Poker have been held back by governmental policy over the last decade.  Many jobs were lost, and much more were never created, all because of failed policy on behalf of lawmakers.

ilene's picture

TGIF - Stop the Week, We Want to get Off!

Now we need to step back and objectively, CALMLY, away from the madness of the crowd and simply factor the panic into our fundamental equation.

George Washington's picture

Attempts to Suppress Volatility Could Lead to a Crash in Existing Economic and Political Systems

Volatility Of course freedom - as envisioned by the Founding Fathers - and free markets would go a long way towards allowing normal volatility, and thus preventing Black Swan collapses ... but the Chairistan and Thought Police can't have that, now can they?

EB's picture

Another Soros-funded AG (& Former Rand Paul Opponent) Jack Conway Threatens the Big Bank Settlement

Is someone big gunning for BAC and/or BNY Mellon?

bugs_'s picture

A solution to housing market oversupply and social security outlays.

Housing Market What is more worthless than a run-down unmaintained home that is unloved? The answer to this question is the expected value of your social security pension!

Bruce Krasting's picture

Solyndra Insider: WaPo is full of crap!

CRAP More from a Solyndra insider. This time he takes on the WaPo.

Reggie Middleton's picture

This Time Really Is Different And Not Like The Last 800 Years, Really - So Says The French Banker and His Backers!!!

This time really is different! Einstein has his definition of inssanity, but Middleton says the definition of a cental banker/planner is more and more borrowing & expecting solvency this time around.

Vitaliy Katsenelson's picture

You Are Not as Dumb as You Think

  I was going to write something smart and pithy about this recent market decline, but then I realized that I’ve written about this in the past (more than once).  So here is an excerpt from the Little Book of Sideways Markets.  In addition, here is a copy of the presentation about sideways markets.  – Enjoy. 

williambanzai7's picture

CuRB YouR BaNKeRS...

The real occupations began long long ago, on Main Street USA and in Washington DC

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