Posts with the tag “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...
Behind the Brexit: The British Oligarchy's Deal With China
July 17th, 2016
Great Britain votes to leave the European Union; the coalition that put Brexit together; strategic and financial alliance with China; the Renminbi; the British people lose out; the euro dollar market;...
The New Global Financial Cold War
February 3rd, 2016
Dr. Hudson discusses his paper, The IMF Changes Its Rules To Isolate China and Russia; implications of the four policy changes at the International Monetary Fund in its role as enforcer of inter-gover...
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...
Not the Lesser of Two Evils: Why Hillary Clinton Is Unfit for the Presidency
April 13th, 2015
From Webster TarpleyAs the National Journal reported in 2014, even the pathetically weak anti-war left is not ready to reconcile with Hillary given her warmongering as Secretary of State. And with goo...
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...