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Money and Banks
Deficit spending—which begets inflationary monetary policy—has been a boon for the financial sector and its billionaires. Naturally, bank CEOs would love to get rid of the debt ceiling.
Biden's spending plan is presumed to be costless, because it will not increase the national debt and since it will be paid for by imposing $2.1 trillion of higher taxes on those designated as "rich."
The Berlin “housing crisis” has, of course, many causes. But most, if not all of them, are government made. Unfortunately, however, people blame “capitalists” for their plight.
An economic depression is not caused by a decline in the money supply per se, but results from a shrinking pool of savings made possible by a previous bout of monetary inflation.
Biden's vaccine mandates are yet another dangerous frontier in using a perceived or real crisis to justify an immense expansion in state power and control over the population.
Bureaucracy and RegulationProtectionism and Free TradeWorld History
Some think that beer's history of regulation begins with hops, but beer has been hemmed in by government red tape for much longer.
World HistoryGold Standard
Gold was only included in the plans for the Bretton Woods system because of the veneer of solidity it gave.