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Trump’s Backdoor Power Play to Rein In the Fed

Trump’s Backdoor Power Play to Rein In the Fed
“Just run the presses – print money.” That’s what President Donald Trump supposedly instructed his former chief economic adviser Gary Cohn to do in response to the budget deficit. The quote appears in Bob Woodward’s controversial book Fear: Trump in the White House. Trump disputes many of the anecdotes Woodward assembled. But regardless of whether the President used those exact words,... Read More

Securing Our Money through Currency Competition

Securing Our Money through Currency Competition
  By Jp Cortez of Sound Money Defense League Competition is a good thing. It brings out the best in athletes. It brings out the best in students. It brings out the best in companies. Since monopolies remove the positive effects of competition, however, it makes sense to reexamine one of the most detrimental monopolies that ever existed. Most folks... Read More

Why the Federal Reserve Always “Happens” to Be Wrong

Why the Federal Reserve Always “Happens” to Be Wrong
“The last duty of a central banker is to tell the public the truth.” – Alan Blinder, former Federal Reserve Board Vice Chairman The Federal Reserve Board finds itself back in a quandary of its own making. When Fed chair Janet Yellen pushed through an interest rate hike this past December, she confidently cited an “economy performing well and expected... Read More

The Dethroning of Cash

The Dethroning of Cash
The Dethroning of Cash: Discouraged, Penalized, Even Banned? Stock market gyrations and deteriorating global economic conditions in the early goings of 2016 sent investors fleeing for safety. Or at least what is commonly thought to be safety. Many in the financial media are now trotting out the bromide that “cash is king.” A sampling of recent headlines illustrates how pervasive... Read More

Economic Truths and Frustrations

Economic Truths and Frustrations
Welcome to An American Warning Radio / Podcast #115 – Economic Truths and Frustrations Let me apologize for the pace of this show. My head was pounding and I had just got back from the Chiropractor. Anyway, on today’s podcast we’ll discuss the following: ▶ There seems to be a ridiculous amount of economic apathy lately. Repossessions are up 66%... Read More

Abdulazeez / World Events – AAW87

Abdulazeez / World Events – AAW87
Welcome to An American Warning Radio / Podcast #87 – Abdulazeez / World Events On today’s podcast we’ll discuss the following: ▶ 24-year-old Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez, who was born in Kuwait and came to the United States in 1996, decided that killing at least four Marines and wounding a soldier and a police officer was a good idea. Of course,... Read More

Wages / World Events – AAW86

Wages / World Events – AAW86
Welcome to An American Warning Radio / Podcast #86 – Wages / World Events On today’s podcast we’ll discuss the following: ▶ Hillary Clinton pledged to rein in out-of-control financial institutions on Monday as she detailed an economic vision that she said would achieve the “defining economic challenge of our life” of lifting middle-class wages. I’m going to tell you... Read More