Michael Krieger | Presidents should get the power to declare economic emergencies along the lines to declare war, said former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Monday.
Town Hall.com | White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest confirmed Monday that President Obama is “very interested” in the idea of raising taxes through unitlateral executive action.
Mac Slavo | It’s time to start considering the endgame.
Washington’s Blog | Spying Is Destroying the U.S. Economy.
Michael Snyder | Janet Yellen is very alarmed that some members of Congress want to conduct a comprehensive audit of the Federal Reserve.
Mac Slavo | Something big is going to happen.
Mac Slavo | Earlier this week John Williams warned that hyperinflation will begin to appear in America sometime in 2015.
Michael Snyder | Is this the beginning of the end for the eurozone?
Michael Snyder | Europe is on the verge of a horrifying financial meltdown, and there are only a few short weeks left to avert total disaster.
Michael Snyder | This is just the beginning of the oil crisis.
Michael Snyder | The stock market continues to flirt with new record highs, but the signs that we could be on the precipice of the next major financial crisis continue to mount.
Zero Hedge | It would appear the powers that be are getting nervous.
Paul Craig Roberts | Perhaps those 46,000 retail jobs is the BLS telling us that they have to come up with new jobs to report whether or not there are any.
Zero Hedge | Yes, socialists are known to demand for bailouts – in fact the more often, and the more frequently, the better.
Zero Hedge | The time for the final all-in bet has arrived.
Michael Snyder | This is the month when the future of the eurozone will be decided.
Mac Slavo | In a speech at Ivy Tech Community Collage in Indiana President Obama couldn’t have been more proud of the work he’s accomplished over the last several years.
Kit Daniels | Governments, households in more debt than before Great Recession!
Michael Snyder | The percentage of Americans that are employed full-time has been hovering near record lows.
Mac Slavo | The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) is used by economists and stock traders alike as a leading economic indicator because it predicts future economic activity.
Michael Krieger | “If you wanna square up to me bro, then bring it and I will f*cking fight you,” he allegedly said.
Michael Snyder | Did you know that the rate of homeownership in the United States has fallen to a 20 year low?
Michael Snyder | The signs of the times are everywhere – all you have to do is open up your eyes and look at them.
Michael Krieger | The Treasury-created market has benefited a few savvy investors, while saddling taxpayers with a loss.
Michael Snyder | A lot of ultra-rich people are quietly preparing to “bug out” when the time comes.
Michael Snyder | Does a mystery that is 3,500 years old hold the key to what is going to happen to global financial markets in 2015?
Michael Snyder | Radical leftists have been catapulted to power in Greece, and that means that the European financial crisis has just entered a dangerous new phase.
New American | The real purpose of it was to benefit the Communist Party regime ruling mainland China.
Mike Krieger | If you listened closely this morning, you could hear humanity vomit as JP Morgan CEO, Jamie Dimon, began to speak at Davos.
Michael Snyder | The long-anticipated collapse of the euro is here.
Kit Daniels | Scheme would allow government to confiscate money at will.
AP | Will Texas enter a recession in 2015?
Reuters | Is the bubble about to pop?
Al-Jazeera America | Americans struggling to survive in the Obama regime.
AFP | Share of global wealth keeps increasing.
Prison Planet.com | When will an economic collapse happen?
Mises.org | Businesses do not locate in any one place solely because of the tax laws.
World Net Daily | Brick-and-mortar retail industry collapses.
Reuters | Oil continues downward spiral.
Benjamin M. Wiegold | Consumers gain ground with streaming music.
Zero Hedge | People can’t save themselves by living in a fantasy land.
Mises.org | Zimbabwe’s monetary system favors less stable currencies for daily transactions.
Mises.org | State ownership is not real ownership.
Sputnik | Oil prices have been plummeting since the summer of 2014.
Zero Hedge | Social media is awash with striking images of #EmptyShelvesInVenezuela.
Mac Slavo | Minimum wage workers in 19 states are bringing in 2015 with expectations that they’ll make more money this year than last.
Michael Snyder | Will 2015 be a year of financial crashes, economic chaos and the start of the next great worldwide depression?
Zero Hedge | In November some 47.1 tons of gold were withdrawn from the NY Fed.
Mac Slavo | If you’re like most Americans, then you are absolutely loving the price you paid this week for a gallon of gas.
Paul Craig Roberts | Washington has shaped 2015 to be a year of conflict. The conflict could be intense.