Our Journey Through Life
QUESTION: Hello Martin. Over the years I have read so much of your adventurers (if you could call them that =) and some of the great masters you quote from time to time. I know you have done a massive amount of research on your own. I was wondering about some of the unknown people in your […] read more
JUL 19, 2018 - 12:01 am
Divorce & Collapse of Socialism
COMMENT: Your article about the IRS invalidating your passport is correct….and more. I was working contract for our US DOS as an advisor a few years back in Colombia (2006-2009). My best friend and work with was summoned to the Bogata Embassy and his passport was confiscated, employment terminated and he was given a US […] read more
JUL 14, 2018 - 12:07 am
Are Central Bankers Directing the Flow of Money without any Checks or Balances?
QUESTION: Do you think that the central bankers influence has triggered a massive shift in the world order? Do you think the IMF and the BIS have gone beyond their mandates? Are central bankers directing the flow of money without any checks or balances? Do you also think that there is an open door between […] read more
JUL 11, 2018 - 12:06 am
Did Tariffs Cause Great Depression?
The causes of the Great Depression have been debated for decades. The problem with all of the analysis is this same attempt to reduce the cause to a single event. In school, we read the Great Crash by Galbraith. He was a socialist so he blamed the corporations and never bothered to ever even mention the […] read more
JUL 9, 2018 - 12:01 am
Uganda Taxes the Internet Deny Access Unless you Pay Your Taxes
I have been warning that there are no rules when it comes to the greed of government. Throughout history, the ideas behind taxes keep popping up in slightly different ways. For example, your freedom to travel can be suspended and your passport revoked if you owe the IRS more than $50,000. In Ancient Rome, it […] read more
JUL 3, 2018 - 12:01 am
Democracy – Trump – Issues To Support or Not Support – Is that the Question?
QUESTION: Do you agree that a democracy will never last because the people will vote themselves other people’s money? Do you support Trump or are you against him? Sometimes to agree and others you disagree. Or are you just between the two extremes? VE ANSWER: First, a democracy has been always temporary in nature, this is […] read more
JUN 26, 2018 - 10:50 am
Malaysia Looking to file Lawsuit Against Goldman Sachs?
May was an important turning point in Southeast Asia. The corruption that has engulfed the previous Malaysian government centered around a sovereign wealth fund involving Goldman Sachs has rocked the entire Malaysian peninsula. The national debt, which was believed to have been $170 billion, appears to be more like $250 billion of 80% if the national […] read more
JUN 18, 2018 - 12:01 am
How the Socialists Keep the Poor – Poor
Everyone knows I donated my time to try to reform Social Security and privatize it back in the 90s. I was even shuttling between the Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, Bill Archer, and the House Majority Leader Dick Army. I argued for the privatization of Social Security to allow it to become a […] read more
JUN 12, 2018 - 12:03 am
The Misconception of Central Banks
QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong; I was at the Treasury Management Association of Canada (TMAC) conference in Vancouver when you appeared as a speaker as well as Peter Detallis of the Bank of Canada if I remember his name correctly. I was there at the cocktail party when the Finance Minister of Nova Scotia said you diminished the […] read more
JUN 11, 2018 - 12:01 am
Europeans Pray for QE to End?
There is much hope buzzing around in Europe that Draghi is planning on ending Quantitative Easing. This is giving the Euro a bit of a lift in hopes that higher interest rates will stem to drastic capital outflows from Europe that resemble rats fleeing a sinking ship. Back on May 14th, Mario Draghi said the […] read more
JUN 7, 2018 - 12:05 am