JOIN OR RENEW TODAY
With inflation still near forty-year highs, this is the thirteenth month in a row during which earnings have fallen behind price inflation.
Money and Banks
In November, the Fed started its hawkish talk. Six months later, the economy is weakening, and the Fed has still done virtually nothing at all.
The Police State
For many years, conservatives have held the FBI as being nearly infallible. It is time to rethink this devotion to a federal agency that pursues its own political agendas.
Booms and BustsInflationCantillonMoney and Banking
The Federal Reserve has created a tsunami of new money, but a tsunami ultimately must crash, and so will the Fed's inflation scheme.
Booms and BustsCentral BanksThe FedMoney and BanksGold Standard
Academic economists since John Maynard Keynes have mocked the classical gold standard, but when government implemented their system, we got inflation and destruction of the currency. Time to rethink the success of that gold standard.
Free MarketsWar and Foreign Policy
To no one's surprise, governments that interfere with their economies at every turn are at war with each other. Perhaps there is another path to peace.
After all the romanticizing about democracy and voting, in the end, we are still left with the sad fact that the worst always find their way to the top.
Central BanksInflationMoney Supply
The usual "experts" claim inflation is a general increase in the price level. Wrong. Prices rise because of inflation, which is a government-caused increase in the amount of money in circulation.