Posts with the category “economics”
Oil and 9/11: Crossroads of Corruption and Criminality
July 20th, 2017
James Corbett's two documentaries are discussed, beginning with How Big Oil Conquered the World; the rise of the oiligarchy; the Yom Kippur War and subsequent 1973 oil shock; petro dollars and the mon...
The Slow Crash
July 20th, 2017
We discuss in detail with Dr. Michael Hudson, the concept of debt deflation; housing, student loan and automobile debt; the oil market; the stock market; negative interest rates; currencies; and the s...
The Squatter Movement: Seizing Housing
November 4th, 2015
Interview with journalist, squatter and housing activist, Frank Morales, on the housing crisis and the origins and creation of "homelessness". Morales' direct action for housing in the South Bronx and...
Meet The Secretive Group That Runs The World
April 13th, 2015
From Adam Lebor at Zero HedgeThe following is an excerpt from TOWER OF BASEL: The Shadowy History of the Secret Bank that Runs the World by Adam LeBor. Reprinted with permission from PublicAffairs.Th...
How America Became an Oligarchy
April 6th, 2015
From Ellen Brown at The Web of Debt BlogAccording to a new study from Princeton University, American democracy no longer exists. Using data from over 1,800 policy initiatives from 1981 to 2002, resear...
The IMF Proposes Global Wealth Confiscation
April 3rd, 2015
From Global Research News via Wholesale Direct MetalsAs first reported by Forbes, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) dropped a bomb in its October Fiscal Monitor Report. The report paints a dire p...