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History of Gold - Gary North
The Gold Wars
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Alan Reynolds - Cato
Why Gold ?

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Gold - Cato
Why Gold ?

Thursday, April 24, 2014
More than 24 hours ago
Doctors Strangelove - Countercurrents
Anybody's Son Will Do

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Murray N. Rothbard -
  What has Government Done to Our Money?
Historically, money was one of the first things controlled by government, and the free market "revolution" of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries made very little dent in the monetary sphere.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Thomas Paine - Mises
Thomas Paine on Paper Money

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Alternative Energies - Free Energy
The Practical Guide to Free-Energy Devices

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Alan Greenspan - 24h.
Gold and Economic Freedom (1966) 
An almost hysterical antagonism toward the gold standard is one issue which unites statists of all persuasions. They seem to sense - perhaps more clearly and subtly than many consistent defenders of laissez-faire - that gold and economic freedom are inseparable, that the gold standard is an instrument of laissez-faire and that each implies and requires the other.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
History of Gold - Ghanaweb
How Goldman Sachs Screwed Ghana and Bankrupted Ashanti
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Beans Bullets Bullion and Bible - Lew Rockwell
Garage Security

Monday, April 21, 2014
Friedrich A. Hayek - Brookes News
Nazism is Socialism
Incomprehensible as the recent events in Germany must seem to anyone who has known that country chiefly in the democratic post-war years, any attempt fully to understand these developments must treat them as the culmination of tendencies which date back to a period long before the Great War.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Henry Hazlitt -
Time will Run Back

Saturday, April 19, 2014
Japan's Gold - Bank of Japan
Japanese Gold reserves, end of last month

Friday, April 18, 2014
Charleston Voice
  Fort Knox Looted of 7,000 Tons of Gold in 1973-1974 says 1981 Article! 
This imaged article from 1981 and excerpted commentary below it will set the landscape for the scandal that is just now unraveling before the world. To date, we have not been able to uncover any official refutations, disclaimers or denials from the USG or Federal Reserve. for larger view: To read - Enlarge Image Dr. Peter David Beter - Audio Letter No. 70. "AUDIO LETTER(R)" is a registered trademark of Audio Books, Inc., a Texas c
Thursday, April 17, 2014
history of money - Kwaves
Fiat Money History in the US

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
How did it happen ? - Barbarous Relic
The Virtue of Hoarding 

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Jean Laherrère - The Oil Drum
Peak Gold, easier to model than Peak Oil ? Part II

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Gold Standard -
The Semantic Subversion of the Gold Standard and Free Banking

Monday, April 14, 2014
Antal E. Fekete - Gold University
A Critique of the Quantity Theory of Money
Monday, April 14, 2014
Glossary - CMI Gold and Silver
Glossary of Terms in Precious Metals

Monday, April 14, 2014
Investing in Mining Stocks -
Mining, Risk, and Profit

Saturday, April 12, 2014
Murray N. Rothbard - Lew Rockwell
Fractional Reserve Banking
Banking is a particularly arcane part of the economic system; one of the problems is that the word "bank" covers many different activities, with very different implications. During the Renaissance era, the Medicis in Italy and the Fuggers in Germany, were "bankers"; their banking
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Economics 101 - Lew Rockwell
An Introduction to Austrian Economics

Saturday, April 12, 2014
Mining Districts - nbmg
MAP : Geology of the Carlin Trend

Friday, April 11, 2014
Treasures and Gold Fever - BC alter
In search of the Gold of the Payan King
Thursday, April 10, 2014
investing in precious metals - GoldBarsWorldwide
Small Troy Ounce Bars

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Mining Districts - nbmg
Geology and Gold Mineralization of the Turf Deposit

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Peak Everything - The Oil Drum
Peak Minerals

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Platinum - The Oil Drum
The Hydrogen Economy and Peak Platinum

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
Central Banks and Gold - Daily Motion
  The world financial system and the FED

Wednesday, April 09, 2014