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The Most Dangerous Fake News Of All Is Peddled By The Corporate Media

Authored by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, This is not the sort of thing you see in a confident, brave, and civilized nation, it’s the sort of stuff you’d expect to see toward the end. It’s the stuff of craven war-mongers, of dishonest cowards, of a totally deranged and very dangerous media. Show More Summary

Chinese Satellite Data Hint At Ominous Manufacturing Slowdown

Chinese factory activity contracted last month for the first time in nearly a year when the Caixin PMI dipped below 50, the threshold for growth. And now, early indicators for the month of June – including one satellite-based measure...Show More Summary

Jim Grant Explains The Gold Standard

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, Earlier this month in the Wall Street Journal, James Grant explored the latest academic attack on the gold standard — this time in the form of One Nation Under Gold by financial journalist James Ledbetter. Not that the establishment economics profession needs another book trashing gold. Show More Summary

New Polls Suggest the People of the World Hate Trump -- IMPEACH THE ORANGE ORB NOW!!!

Enough of this charade. The people of the world have spoken, and just 22% of asked by Pew Research have confidence in President Trump -- down from Obama's stellar 64%. More than that, the only two nations in the world where Trump was...Show More Summary

Two Top House Dems Accused Of Ethics Violations

Democrats have been having a rough time lately as the phony Russia collusion narrative crumbles (with a little help from noted fake news purveyor CNN) while some of the party’s most venerated officials are facing allegations of misconduct...Show More Summary

The Ultimate Regulatory Reform: Abolish Fractional Reserve Banking!

Authored by Antonius Aquinas, The Trump Administration has presented the first part of its plan to overhaul a number of Wall Street financial regulations, many of which were enacted in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis. The report...Show More Summary

China Suspends Fuel Sales To North Korea

It appears President Trump's remarks about the lack of progress made by China in pressuring North Korea has worked. Reuters reports that CNPC - the main supplier of diesel and gasoline to North Korea - has halted sales, reportedly because...Show More Summary

Lindsey Graham Asks Very Simple Question About 'Unmasking'; Massive Evasion Effort Ensues

For months now, Senator Lindsey Graham has been trying to get an answer to a very simple question, namely 'if his conversations are 'incidentally' captured while he's overseas talking with a foreign leader who's being surveilled by the U.S. Show More Summary

Ron Paul: Republican Healthcare Plan Fails The "Jimmy Kimmel Test"

Authored by Ron Paul via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, This week the Senate Republican leadership unveiled its Obamacare replacement plan. Like its House counterpart, the misnamed Senate plan retains most of Obamacare’s...Show More Summary

Illinois Policymaker: "We Are About To Become The Financial Deadbeat Of The Nation"

One week ago, Illinois state comptroller, Susana Mendoza, gave a detailed explanation in her letter to Gov. Rauner and members of the state legislature - two parties that have been locked in a nearly three year long confrontation, preventing...Show More Summary

Sarah Sanders Blasts CNN For "Fake News"; Sparks Epic Meltdown From 'Triggered' Reporter

After suffering through a series of complete embarrassments this week (and it's only Tuesday) it should surprise almost no one that CNN, and it's constant barrage of "fake news", took center stage at today's White House press briefing. Show More Summary

A Simple Method Of Risk Management

Authored by Lance Roberts via, Yesterday, I addressed the issue of how market innovations and “crowding” into specific trades have been signs of market excesses in the past. To wit: “That is the cycle of innovation in the financial marketplace. Show More Summary

"Young Virginia Democrat" Sentenced To Prison For Registering Dead People To Vote

Last October, we wrote about "Young Virginia Democrat" Andrew Spieles, a student at James Madison University, and apparently "Lead Organizer" for HarrisonburgVOTES, who got caught registering dead people to vote. At the time, the founder...Show More Summary

The Super Bubble Is In Trouble

Authored by Thorsten Polleit via The Mises Institute, You do not need to be a financial market wizard to see that especially bond markets have reached bubble territory: bond prices have become artificially inflated by central banks' unprecedented monetary policies. Show More Summary

The Federal Government Owns 61% Of Idaho, 64% Of Utah, And 84% Of Nevada

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, Did you know that the federal government owns 28 percent of all land in the United States? Today, the feds control approximately 640 million acres of land, and after decades of very poor management, many are calling on the states to take a larger role. Show More Summary

2 Out Of 3 Patients Can't Afford Their Hospital Bills Thanks To Obamacare's Soaring Deductibles

We've spent a lot of time over the past couple of years talking about soaring healthcare premiums brought on by Obamacare. The price increases have been outright crippling for those forced to buy policies on the exchanges, up well over...Show More Summary

"CNN Caught Cold" In Undercover Sting - Producer Admits Russia Fake News Story Pushed For Ratings

Update : President Trump has noted the series of CNN 'Fake News' stories once again... Fake News CNN is looking at big management changes now that they got caught falsely pushing their phony Russian stories. Ratings way down! — Donald J. Show More Summary

Euro, Bund Yields Extend Spike After Hawkish Draghi Shocks Markets

Draghi's overly-optimistic expectations for growth were taken as hawkish by the markets and earlier weakness in Bunds (yields spiking) and strength in EUR (surging to 2-week highs) have continued... As we noted earelier, speaking atShow More Summary

Syria Denies Plans For A Chemical Attack As Russia Accuses US Of "Provocation"

The Syrian government dismissed the White House's unsubstantiated, and bizarrely ominous late Monday night allegations that it was preparing a new chemical weapons attack. According to AP, Ali Haidar, the Syrian minister for national...Show More Summary

Bank Of England Orders Banks To Boost Capital To "Protect From Rising Risks"

In addition to the previously noted fireworks from Mario Draghi, also on Tuesday the Bank of England ordered banks to build greater capital cushions in the coming months to protect the U.K. financial system from risks ranging from Brexit to China to booming consumer borrowing. Show More Summary

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