Blog/World Events

Brazil Taxes 65% on Imports

COMMENT:  The Solution 90 minute CD was shipped first class to me on 07/23/2015 The Brazilian tax authorities held onto it until  08/30/2015. I received a [...]

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The Euro and Why the Dollar Will Not Be Dethroned

In the Eurozone, Mario Draghi has announced that his quantitative easing has failed to produce inflation as everyone assumed. After nine months of buying various [...]

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Snoop Dog Loses $205,933 in Cash Seized by Police

During a standard check at Lamezia Terme in Calabria, Italy, rapper Snoop Dog was found to be in possession of $422,820 in U.S. cash, a police source told CNN. [...]

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Taxes: Eliminating a Barbarous Relic from the Past

  The¬†FT ran a commentary¬†entitled,¬†“The case for retiring another ‚Äėbarbarous relic'”¬†on paper money. Money has historically never been a [...]

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Government: The Most Evil Invention in History?

While we need some form of rule of law and independent body to appeal to for complaints, there is no question that government is by far the evilest invention ever [...]

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Advice for Trump

QUESTION: What would you advise Trump if he asked? ANSWER: When I debated Steve Forbes and New Jersey Governor Jim Florio who lost because he kept raising taxes, [...]

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The Fraud in Global Warming Continues

It is pretty bad when a national government agency is continually caught fudging the temperature data while refusing to make corrections. They are clearly [...]

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There is More At Stake Than Just China

Dennis Lockhart, President of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, stuck to his guns late Monday by stating that he still expects the Fed to raise short-term interest [...]

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The Three-Month Rout as People Fear New Asian Crisis

This three-month rout in equities is scaring the hell out of everyone. It has changed the view that the Fed will not raise rates, which has sent the dollar lower in [...]

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The World of Currencies

QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong, the pegs are breaking everywhere. It appears that what you have warned about is unfolding right on time. The emerging markets seem to have [...]

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