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Photo Auteur The end of tapering and government funding  by  Alasdair Macleod Finance And -
Last year markets behaved nervously on rumours that QE3 would be tapered; this year we have lived with the fact. It turned out that there has been little... Read more
Photo Auteur Of course the Gold Price is manipulated, that's the point! - The "London Gold Pool" - 1961 to 1968  by  Julian D. W. Phillips Gold Forecaster -
By the beginning of the 1960s, the U.S.$ 35 = 1 oz. Gold price was becoming more and more difficult to sustain. Gold demand was rising and U.S. Gold reserves... Read more
Photo Auteur Cheap Gold Stocks' Upleg Intact  by  Adam HamiltonZeal Intelligence -
Gold stocks have plunged in September, crushed by the withering selling pressure from heavy futures shorting hammering gold.As usual, these falling prices... Read more
Photo Auteur Gold Market Update  by  Clive Maund Clive Maund -
The Pope just observed that the situation in the world today amounts to a Third World War ? he?s right and although he didn?t point the finger, we know... Read more
Photo Auteur The Tribute the World Pays to the Empire  by  Hugo Salinas Price -
International monetary reserves set a new high mark early this month: they now amount to a bit more that $12,000,000,000,000 dollars. ($12 trillion dollars,... Read more
Photo Auteur The Emergence of The US Petro-Dollar  by  Gary Dorsch Sir Chart a lot -
Trying to pick a profitable trade in the foreign exchange market is similar to judging a "reverse beauty" contest, that is to say, the winner is the... Read more
Photo Auteur The Financial Repression Authority with Special Guest Ronald-Peter S  by  Gordon Long Market Research and Analytics -
Financial repression always consists of a combination of different measures, which lead to a significant narrowing of the universe of investable assets... Read more
Photo Auteur The US Ambition To Rule the World  by  Michael S. Rozeff 
The current hegemonic ambitions of the U.S. government go back to the heavy influence of neoconservative thought that began to be expressed during the... Read more
Photo Auteur The Era of Bad Feeling  by  James Howard Kunstler -
T here are times when events are in charge, not personalities. The unseen forces that hold the affairs of nations and economies in equilibrium dissolve,... Read more
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Photo AuteurDoves Don't Know History  by  Michael PentoPento Portfolio Strategies -
A wise saying goes like this; "Those who do not remember history are condemned to repeat it." So ask yourself; what is the fate of those who seem to... Read more
Photo AuteurDon’t Be a Freedom Wimp: Live from the Casey Research Summit in San Antonio  by  Doug HornigCasey Research -
On Day Two of the Casey Research Summit in San Antonio, the emphasis was decidedly on the “deep state,” as Doug Casey termed it: what it is, what it’s... Read more
Photo AuteurSocial Darwinism  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
"Power will achieve its murderous potential. It simply waits for an excuse, an event of some sort, an assassination, a massacre in a neighboring country,... Read more
Photo Auteur Putin Drops the Gloves in Ukraine – Threatens Nuclear War  by  James WestMidas Letter -
Well finally all illusion of any passivity on the part of Vladimir Putin and Russia’s covetous ambition to re-absorb the Ukraine into a burgeoning Soviet... Read more
Live From San Antonio - Doug Hornig - Casey Research
Speed Bumps - Peter McKenzie-Brown - Language Instinct
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Photo AuteurJapan 2014: "Abenomics" and the Assets of Banks  by  Nathan LewisNew World Economics -
Once a year, I try to get a better idea of what has been happening in Japan. Plus, I like to continue the narrative I've been building up over... Read more
Photo AuteurFinding Zero  by  Jeffrey LewisSilver Coin Investor -
“If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.”- Nikola TeslaThe silver market is always one day... Read more
Photo AuteurBird's Eye View of the Gold Stocks  by  Jordan Roy ByrneTrendsman -
Since last summer, investing in the mining sector has been akin to riding a mini roller coaster. There have been two huge rallies, two sudden and sharp ... Read more
Photo AuteurThe Divergence Between Debt and Gold  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
There is little doubt that gold is 'money' in the de facto, if not official, sense. It has been so for at least two thousands years, if not longer. In... Read more
Photo AuteurWhat is the Gold Fix?  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
What is the Gold Fix? To help facilitate trades on the London gold market, the price of gold is "fixed" twice each weekday. The Gold Fix is determined... Read more
Gold: Janet & Raj Stoke The Bulls - Stewart Thomson - Graceland Update
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Photo AuteurChina Moves To Dominate Gold Market With Physical Exchange  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
Shanghai Gold Exchange International Board China is slowly moving to dominate the global gold market and it is important to join the dots regarding a few... Read more
Photo AuteurRussia Adds Another 300,000 Ounces of Gold To Its Reserves In August  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Notice something that might be called a 'policy change' around 2007? That is when we saw the sea change in the central banks, when they turned from... Read more
Photo AuteurLong Term Gold Chart with Retracements  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
Our friend Lenny sent the patrons of the café a long term gold chart that is quite interesting  We have certainly been through the ups and downs of these... Read more
Photo AuteurMarket Report: Another miserable week for PMs  by  Alasdair MacleodFinance And -
Gold and silver drifted lower over the course of the week, with a challenge to the $1200 level for gold becoming a distinct possibility. Silver is struggling... Read more
Photo AuteurScotland Says "No" - Fallout May Impact Pound  by  Mark O'ByrneGoldcore -
The result of the Scottish independence referendum was announced early this morning, with 55.3% of voters wanting to stay in the United Kingdom (UK) and... Read more
HIGH ALERT!! The Stock Market is in a Dan... - Robert McHugh - SafeHaven
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View RSS Feed for this category History of Gold and From the Archive
Photo AuteurGold was not selected arbitrarily by governments to be the monetary standard  by  Food for thought
"Goldwas notselectedarbitrarily bygovernments tobe themonetary standard. Goldhaddeveloped formany centuries on the freemarket as the best money; as... Read more
Photo AuteurIn Quest of the Blue Bucket Mine  by  Lost Mines
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Photo AuteurHow the tax system works  by  Food for thought
Suppose that every day, ten men go out for a beer and the bill for all ten comes to $100. If they paid their bill the way we pay our taxes, it would... Read more
Photo Auteur1859 : Pike's peak gold Rush  by  History of Gold
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Photo AuteurHow to Get to Mars  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
In the spirit of a well-deserved break from grim economic news, please consider "How to Get to Mars"Read more
Sept 21, 1933 : Britain goes off the Gold Standard - Golden Sextant
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Photo Auteur On laws that forbid the carrying of arms  by  Food for thought  (9)
Laws that forbid the carrying of arms… disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes…Read more
Photo AuteurThe More one Governs, the less one achieves the desired result…  by  Food for thought  (4)
The more one governs, the less one achieves the desired result.....The more restrictions and prohibitions there are in the world, the poorer the people... Read more
Patrick Henry on the Constitution - Food for thought  (6)
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Morgan dollareBay$ 13.66$ 36.52+167.4%
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Peace DollareBay$ 13.66$ 28.09+105.6%
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Photo AuteurOK, I Get It. Things Are Coming Unglued  by  Wolf RichterTestosterone Pit -
As long as major stock indices around the world keep soaring (forget for a moment the carnage in smaller stocks), and as long as bonds trade at near all-time... Read more
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Gold & Silver Market Morning Julian D. W. Phillips
INTERVIEW Bron Suchecki Discusses The Current Drop In Demand For Gold Perth Mint Blog
INTERVIEW Bron Suchecki Discusses The Current Drop In Demand For Gold Perth Mint Blog
Gold price suppression covered fully by GATA secretary on 'The Larry Parks Show' Chris Powell
Established rivals may keep Shanghai trade zone's gold exchange in check Chris Powell
UK's Royal Mint begins Internet marketing of gold and silver coins Chris Powell
Two Estimations of Chinese Gold Demand Jesse  (4)
Michael Parenti on Globalisation, Terrorism, and Conspiracy Jesse
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Photo AuteurPrecious Metals Continued Showing Major Weakness With the Capitulation Point Now Not Far Off  by  Warren BevanPrecious Metals Stock Review -
By Warren BevanA solid week for markets who just don’t want to rest, but it was interesting to me just how many stocks seemed to chop around and make no... Read more
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Photo AuteurWhen Atlas Shrugged… Part I : The lure and lore of risk-free profits  by  Antal E. Fekete  (14)
This apology is rather grotesque. It ignores the fact that gyrating foreign exchange and interest rates are far from being free market institutions. They... Read more
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Photo AuteurDeath Knell for the Bull Market?  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
When will the bull market end? With money velocity collapsing and ominous divergences developing in both the NYSE Advance/Decline line and the New Highs/New... Read more
Photo AuteurDeath Knell for the Bull Market?  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
With money velocity collapsing and ominous divergences developing in both the NYSE Advance/Decline line and the New Highs/New Lows summation, U.S. stocks... Read more
Photo AuteurA Technical Take on Bullion’s Weakness  by  Rick AckermanRick's Picks -
September 19 – A Technical Take on Bullion’s Weakness Bullion assets continue to plumb new depths each week, and Silver futures in particular appear to... Read more
Photo AuteurUpton Sinclair: The Brass Check  by  JesseLe Cafe Americain -
These quotes are from The Brass Check which was written by Upton Sinclair in 1919. A brass check was a token purchased by a customer in a brothel and... Read more
Photo AuteurECB Executive Board Urges Germany to Borrow and Spend  by  MishGlobal Economic Analysis -
In a foolish as well as never-ending attempt to prevent price deflation and revive growth, the ECB Urges Berlin to Cut Taxes and Spend. Berlin has hit... Read more
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Monday Morning Links Tim Iacono
Faber: “A Bubble In Everything, Everywhere” Tim Iacono
This Dollar Ponzi Scheme Will Collapse Andy Hoffman
Strange Bedfellows: To Fight ISIS, US Now Supports Iranian Revolutionary Guard, Other Terror Groups Mish
Sarkozy the Self-Appointed Savior Has "No Choice", Must "Reconquer" Voters to Save France Mish
Reality Andy Hoffman
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ROYAL MINT’s tip for investors: go for gold - telegraph
UAE investors pick property over gold, says survey - arabianbusiness
Gold eyes key chart... drops to lowest since 2010 - mynextfone
ROYAL MINT - Gold bullion offer prompts investment warning - bbc
DUBAI : Property beats gold as preferred asset in UAE - tradearabia
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GOLD - MINING : China investors scouring for gold, copper, infrastructure assets - indiatimes
GOLD - TSX hits 5-week low miners slump with falling gold - menafn
GOLD - Deeply Undervalued Gold Stocks' Young Upleg Remains Intact - seekingalpha
GOLD - AngloGold advisers left out in the cold - bdlive
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Capstone Mining Minto Mine (Ag-Au-Cu)
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