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Fed is Very Concerned About Rise in Rates

Interest Rates are not actually within the scope of the Fed’s power. It can create a base rate, but everything from there is indirect. That is why the Fed [...]

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More Bernanke Confusion & Turbulence

In the wake of Wednesday’s surprisingly questioning of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, he has unleashed a massive selloff in the US dollar by giving the reverse [...]

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WHY the NSA Scandal is so Damn Serious

Snowden is not the first to reveal what the NSA has been up to. I have heard this being commented on in meetings on the Hill as a matter of fact. The American press [...]

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So Where is the Recovery?

  One of the most fascinating aspects of market/economic behavior is how the majority MUST be wrong in order to fuel the movement. There are loads of articles [...]

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2016 – the Coming Event Horizon

I have written about the 224 year cycle. These turning points have marked major changes in political trends. Sometimes society survives mostly intact because we [...]

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Everything is Connected

COMMENT: Thank you so much. I am beginning to look at the financial landscape and can see what you have been stating. Today, the dollar down, gold up, Dow off. It [...]

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Britain & the Future

COMMENT:  I would like my deepest admiration for you and your work to be a matter of record. It does seem slightly strange to be saying that, known as I am for [...]

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Can money be Intangible?

QUESTION: OK you were right about gold. But your idea that money can be intangible without inflation I am not sure about. Are there any examples? ANSWER: Plenty. [...]

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Public v Private – Cycle Inversion & the Dollar

QUESTION: Martin, Contrary to the sensationalism of this article, does the inversion basically just mean that gold is going down and the U.S. Dollar is going up? [...]

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Domestic Panic v International Contagion

COMMENT: I’ve found a very good point in one of your writings “there are panics that are local such as 1792, 1837, 1869, 1893, 1907 just to name a few [...]

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