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Photo Auteur Fiat Money and Independence for Scotland  by  Hugo Salinas Price -
By Hugo Salinas PriceDoctor: “I told you thirty years ago that you should stop smoking and you didn’t; now you have full-blown emphysema.”Patient: “That’s... Read more
Photo Auteur Heavy PM Shorting Bullish  by  Adam Hamilton Zeal Intelligence -
Gold and silver have been pounded lower over the past month, contrary to their bullish seasonals.This selling pressure has come from the usual suspects,... Read more
Photo Auteur Saturday, Sept. 13, would have been Robert Dwayne Hopper's 75th birthday  by  David Bond Wallace Street Journal -
For those new here, or with short-term memories, Robert Hopper was owner and managing partner of the legendary Bunker Hill Mine in Kellogg, Idaho, from... Read more
Photo Auteur Currency turbulence  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And -
You'd think that the US dollar has suddenly become strong, and the chart below of the other three major currencies confirms it. The US dollar is the risk-free... Read more
Photo Auteur Fiat Money and Independence for Scotland  by  Hugo Salinas Price -
Doctor: “I told you thirty years ago that you should stop smoking and you didn’t; now you have full-blown emphysema.” Patient: “That’s all beside the point.... Read more
Photo Auteur The Price of Gold and the Art of War, Part I  by  Darryl Robert Schoon Survive the Crisis -
If you wait by the river long enough, the bodies of your enemies will float bySun Tzu, The Art of War, Fifth century BCOnly fools and the ideologically... Read more
Photo Auteur Islamic State's Ultimate Goal: Saudi Arabia's Oil Wells  by 
For the terrorist group known as the Islamic State, Syria and Iraq were a good place to start their campaign, but in order to survive and prosper it ... Read more
Photo Auteur The Death of the American Middle Class with Graham Mehl  by  Andy Sutton Sutton & Associates -
In what will be our final installment together, at least for the foreseeable future, Andy and I will look at the sole largest reason for the current circumstances... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold Demand - Jewellery vs Investment  by  Dan Popescu Goldbroker -
The most misunderstood so-called “investment” instrument is gold. Not only by the general public, but even by investment analysts. Even very recently I... Read more
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Photo AuteurMoral Hazard: The Abysmal Failure of the Doctrine Of Selective Justice For Finance  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Moral Hazard - In economic theory, a moral hazard is a situation in which a party is more likely to take risks because the costs that could result will... Read more
Photo Auteur Report: It’s YOUR Fault: Fed Says Americans Who “Hoard Money” Are To Blame For Poor Econ  by  Mac SlavoSHTFPlan -
Despite arguments to the contrary from the Obama administration, mounting evidence suggests that the U.S. economy is rapidly falling back into negative... Read more
Photo AuteurTyrannical Duncery (continued)  by  Bob HoyeInstitutional Advisors -
Global Warming Nonsense With a degree in Geophysics this writer has found the story about man-caused global warming fascinating. Fascinating in its blatant... Read more
Photo AuteurDanger warning : Mario Draghi to restart ECB’s money printing press!  by  Philippe HerlinGoldbroker -
Mario Draghi spoke, last Thursday, and everyone must have thought his announcements were important... because right after his speech, stock markets went... Read more
SP: Upside Exhaustion - Bob Hoye - Institutional Advisors
Can You Really Live Forever? - Chris Wood - Casey Research
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Photo AuteurJapan's Graying Population Needs New Solutions, Not Old Failures  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics -
In 1989, 11.6% of the population of Japan was over 65. In 2006, it hit 20%. In 2055, it is expected to reach 38%. I assert that it is possible... Read more
Photo AuteurGold Standards: True and False | Joseph T. Salerno  by  Charleston VoiceKnology -
Published on Jul 29, 2014 Archived from the live broadcast, this Mises University lecture was presented at the Mises Institute in Auburn,... Read more
Photo Auteur Will The Real Silver Commercials Stand Up?  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -
One of the more persistent flaws in the world's most important price discovery mechanism comes down to a simple question. How did it come to pass that... Read more
Photo AuteurInfographic: Platinum Supply And Demand  by  Perth Mint BlogThe Perth Mint -
RESEARCH AND ANALYSIS Platinum's supply is concentrated in medium-to-high risk jurisdictions, while demand is strongly tied to worldwide auto production.... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold Videocast: Peter Schiff Answers Your FAQs  by  Peter SchiffEuropac -
Peter answers some of the more challenging questions he has received from you, his loyal subscribers. Learn what he really thinks about gold manipulation,... Read more
 Hold, Fold, or Be Bold? - Jeff Clark - Casey Research
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Photo AuteurGold weekly price chart at final support levels before 1150-1180  by  Bill DowneyGold Trends -
Gold Medium Term Long Term Trend ~ Bearish since Oct 2013 @ 1361 Long term Moving averages 1508 – 1553 Medium Term Trend ~Neutral– Gold missed the monthly... Read more
Photo AuteurMarket Report: Strong dollar undermines precious metals  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
Precious metals have had to endure a week of gathering dollar strength, which is at least partly the result of problems specific to the euro, yen and sterling.... Read more
Photo Auteur Panic On The Streets Of London ... Can Scotland Ever Be The Same Again?  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Panic On The Streets Of London ... Can Scotland Ever Be The Same Again?  There is now less than one week of campaigning remaining before the Scottish Independence... Read more
Photo AuteurChina Holds “Gold Congress” - Positioning Itself As Global Gold Hub, “In China, Gold Is Money”  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
China Gold Congress in Beijing The China Gold Congress is currently in full flight in Beijing. The three day Congress is China’s biggest gold industry... Read more
Photo Auteur Dimitri Speck: Platinum's price is suppressed like gold's and silver's  by  Chris PowellGATA -
Analysis by market analyst and GATA consultant Dimitri Speck shows that the platinum market is manipulated just as the gold and silver markets are, largely... Read more
Is a Stock Market Plunge Coming Soon? - Robert McHugh - SafeHaven
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Photo AuteurGold Shares and Warrants - The Leverage Factor  by  Dudley BakerPrecious Metals Warrants -
It is commonly known, that gold shares over time will outperform the increase in the price of gold, so investors as a general rule, are looking to own... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold and Silver were brought here by comets and asteroids  by  History of Gold  (8)
Most of the precious metals that exist on Earth today may have been brought here by comets and asteroids four billions of years ago. At that time, the... Read more
Photo AuteurWhat is the Spot Gold Price?  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
What is the Spot Gold Price? When trading gold bullion, the price is usually governed by the "Spot Gold Price". This is the explicit value at which an... Read more
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Photo AuteurDid Eisenhower Loot the Nazi Gold & Treasures for his Bankster Handlers?  by  Charleston VoiceKnology -  (5)
In early 1945, it became clear that the military situation of the city had become hopeless. East of the Red Army was approaching rapidly, and from... Read more
Photo AuteurGold is about understanding the events that got us here and how they will unfold  by  FoFOAFofoa -  (18)
Brokers and traders will show you, "turn your gold into wealth", "put it to productive use, Trade It"! "Sell your gold and buy it again, many times". "Do... Read more
The History of Silver in Taxco, Mexico - Floramex
Sept 12, 1919 : Ritual dating from 1919 sets price of gold - History of Gold - Reuters
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Photo Auteur By a continuous process of inflation, governments can confiscate...  by  Food for thought  (7)
By a continuous process of inflation, governments can confiscate, secretly and unobserved, an important part of the wealth of their citizensRead more
Photo AuteurAstronomical or Economical Numbers ?  by  Food for thought
There are 10^11 stars in the galaxy. That used to be a huge number. But it's only a hundred billionRead more
Photo Auteur A Republic, Not a Democracy  by  Ron PaulDaily Paul -  (89)
Last week marked the conclusion of the grand taxpayer funded spectacles known as the national party conventions. It is perhaps very telling that while$18... Read more
Photo AuteurJohn Maynard Keynes, Immoralist  by  Lew RockwellLewRockwell -  (7)
John Maynard Keynes was born in 1883 and died in 1946. Henry Hazlitt was born in 1894, eleven years after Keynes, and lived much longer, until 1993. Their... Read more
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Ron Paul: Will the Swiss vote to get their gold back? Chris Powell
Central banks inflating 'elevated' asset prices, BIS says Chris Powell
Koos Jansen: China again buys the dip in gold and silver gets scarcer Chris Powell
Bullion banks use inside information to drive gold down on Comex, Roberts says Chris Powell
SP 500 and NDX Futures Daily Charts - Skittish, Toombs, Very Skittish Jesse
Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Jesse
Hugo Salinas Price: Fiat money and independence for Scotland Chris Powell
Koos Jansen: India's gold imports for June were highest in 12 months Chris Powell
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Photo AuteurMetals Melting Lower  by  Warren BevanPrecious Metals Stock Review -
By Warren BevanGeneral markets continued to consolidate while we are seeing some nice moves in select stocks still.It is a stock pickers market at the... Read more
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Photo Auteur The Libertarian Paradox  by  Lew RockwellLewRockwell -  (7)
As libertarians attempt to persuade others of their position, they encounter an interesting paradox. On the one hand, the libertarian message is simple.... Read more
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Photo AuteurHow Would Saul Alinsky Have Handled ISIS?  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
Obama’s pledge to “destroy” ISIS would have been more credible if it had come from the Ames, Iowa police chief, or the head of the Sacramento VFW. Don’t... Read more
Photo Auteur"Yes" Makes 100% Perfect Sense for Scotland; Too Close to Call; Strange Bedfellows  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Scotland Vote Too Close to Call Here's some good news for those rooting for Scottish independence: In spite of a massive fearmongering campaign by both... Read more
Photo AuteurUndeclared War on Russia; Solidarity by Force; Ruble Falls to Record Low; Sanctions Target Private C  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
Sanctions or War? It's long overdue we label sanctions for what they really are: war. If you prefer, call them "economic war". Today, president Obama... Read more
Photo AuteurFishing for Trout With Rope and Mashed Potatoes; Mentality of Jackasses; Gas Pains  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
The EU stepped up its sanctions today after forcing all the ducks in line with the position of president Obama. Russia immediately responded in kind with... Read more
Photo AuteurThursday Evening, 9/11 : Only Time  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
I remember this like it was yesterday.  I am surprised at how strongly the memory of it remains. I remember the concerns of the class mothers, who... Read more
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Stiglitz vs. Krugman on Scotland; Polls Diverge; New Fearmongering Tactics in Waning Moments of Camp Mish
The Weekend Update is Now Available Tim Iacono
Toothless Barking Dogs; Don't Like the Rules? Then Ignore Them: French Style Mish
China Industrial Growth Slows, Power Generation Negative 1st Time in 4 Years; Stimulate Now, Crash L Mish
 Secession Movements Gaining Momentum Andy Hoffman
August Retail Sales Rose Broadly Tim Iacono
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Hidden Chinese dragon wants to be Simba of the global gold market - thehindubusinessline
"Low Volatility Everywhere" - BIS Sounds Alarm Alert On Pervasive Complacency Masking ... - zerohedge
September Is (Still) The Best Month For Buying Gold! - zerohedge
CFTC : Gold Speculators pared bullish bets for a 4th week as gold dipped under $1,250.00 - countingpips
IRAN : Private homes in Iran hold more gold than Central Bank - payvand
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Photo AuteurWhere to Look for Yield During a Time of Low Gas Prices: Elliott Gue  by  The Energy ReportThe Energy Report -
The Energy Report: Elliott, you recently wrote in Capitalist Times that "unless last winter marked the onset of a new ice age, the underlying supply-and-demand... Read more
Photo AuteurMalcolm Gissen and Marshall Berol: Welcome to the Golden Era of Oil & Gas  by  The Energy ReportThe Energy Report -
The Energy Report: In your May 31 annual report, you wrote: "The most important change we have made to improve performance has been to increase the [Encompass]... Read more
Photo AuteurBiotechs with Upside Possibilities Target Ebola and Liver Disease: MLV & Co.'s Vernon Bernardino  by  The Life Sciences ReportThe Life Sciences Report -
The Life Sciences Report: Vernon, up to 30 thousand (30K) people currently have a vital and pressing need for experimental therapeutic and immunization... Read more
Photo AuteurJeff Killeen: Cash and Catalysts Rule the Day  by  The Gold ReportThe Gold Report -
The Gold Report: Two years ago CIBC World Markets recommended taking a short position on a selection of gold stocks. What's CIBC's view on gold stocks... Read more
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While we wait for efficacy news from Dr Shapiro the company has been moving forward. The three technologies - cell pouch, stem cells & local immune protection... Read more
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GOLD - AngloGold investors revolt - bdlive
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GOLD - Fresnillo Pays Newmont $450 Million for Gold Joint Venture Stake - bloomberg
GOLD - Amcu is gaining on NUM in gold sector - iol
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