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The Federal Reserve Is, and Always Has Been, Politicized

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

The Fed has long claimed it is independent of politics. This, however, has always been a claim based on pure fantasy.

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The Next Step in Europe's Negative-Interest-Rate Experiment

Money and Banking

The ECB is likely to relent on negative rates. But it will then turn to buying bonds and monetizing the debt to keep the easy money flowing.

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The Syrian People Should Decide For Themselves

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

What gives any country the right to determine who rules someone else?

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The Government Spies on All of Us — So Why Not Spy on Trump?

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Unfortunately, Trump is unlikely to draw the right conclusions from the controversy over the wiretapping of his campaign.

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Obamacare Repeal or Obamacare 2.0?

The Obamacare "repeal" fails to address Obamacare’s most destructive features.

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The Fed’s Half-Hearted Attempt at Monetary Tightening

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

The Fed will do whatever is needed to prevent the debt pyramid from collapsing. That includes keeping interest rates at extraordinarily low levels.

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Arizona Challenges the Fed’s Money Monopoly

Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

America’s 46-year experiment in fiat currency has gone exactly as predicted: a decline in the standard of living of middle- and working-class Americans

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Panel: Survive and Thrive Financially

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksStrategy

How can liberty-minded Americans move toward more freedom in our lifetime? Watch this panel discussion from our recent event in San Diego.

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The Political Importance of Murray Rothbard

BiographiesPolitical Theory

03/01/2017Articles of Interest
Rothbard's work has given us the ammunition we need to fight for the American dream of liberty and prosperity for all mankind.

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Prospering in the Age of Artisanal Money

The FedMoney and BanksStrategy

Nomi Prins, author of All the Presidents' Bankers , on protecting yourself from the next global crisis.

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