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Lebanon Declares State of Economic Emergency

Lebanon has maintained a peg to the US dollar for about two decades and as all pegs go, this one is under pressure as the rise in the dollar imports deflation. The [...]

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Only a Computer can Forecast What no Human Has witnessed in Modern Times

COMMENT: Marty; I found my ticket to your Japanese session from March 1999 when you warned the audience the club was targeting the yen for March-end. You told [...]

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Do We Face Global Cooling or an Ice Age?

QUESTION #1: You expect global cooling due to the decrease in solar energy. Why do glaciers melt? MG QUESTION #2: Now that the Greenland Glacier is growing, is this [...]

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Dark Forces & the Dying Embers of Freedom of Speech

QUESTION: Hi Martin, I’ve been a big fan of your blogs for all these years. May I ask if you have any recommendation of books or your previous blogs that can [...]

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The Surrender of Liberty in the Name of Security

QUESTION: It seems that as we get closer to a change-over of economic systems that as a society we are more willing to give up our rights to the State. Is that part [...]

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Why Japan Lost So Big Post-1989

QUESTION: Hi Marty, I come from a golfing family and remember very well the shock when a Japanese investment group bought the Pebble Beach Golf Links, in 1990, for [...]

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Gold in Currencies

QUESTION: Hello Marty, I have a question about Gold & Silver in other currencies – namely GBP. Accepting your rational, with evidence I must say, that [...]

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I am in Asia with a Front Row Seat

QUESTION: How long will you be here in Asia? PP ANSWER: It is very interesting that we have clients on both sides of all these disputes here in Asia, except in [...]

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The Ugly Baby who Survived

The Australian story of Robert Hoge’s mother who thought her baby was so ‘ugly’ she refused to take him home – initially. That moment indeed shaped his [...]

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Political Polarization – Are the Democrats Trying to Change American Politics by Opening Borders?

There are trends which have unfolded in politics that cannot be repaired and reflect the decline in confidence in the government which is dominating the future into [...]

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