Is Bitcoin the New Safe-Haven Currency? Bitcoins Surge After Cyprus Bank Raid

Activist Post | Is Bitcoin now a safe haven currency? It wasn't long ago when it was considered merely an interesting crypto-currency to buy illegal drugs on Silk Road. Now, citizens all over Europe appear to be flocking to Bitcoin as the European finance vultures circle above.

The Great Cyprus Bank Robbery Shows That No Bank Account, No Retirement Fund And...

Michael Snyder | The global elite have now proven that when the chips are down they are going to go after any big pile of money that they think they can get their hands on.

Confronting Youth Unemployment in Africa

Fiyinfoluwa Elegbede | There are good ways and bad ways to confront youth unemployment in Africa.

Shock: Globalist Plan for IMF Failing in US Congress?

The Daily Bell | Mike Callaghan – Director of the Lowy Institute's G20 Studies Centre – provides us with insight into a big congressional battle going on over the International Monetary Fund.

In Zurich, and Across Europe, Squatter Communities are Strengthening

OWS | The time appears ripe to begin introducing squatter philosophies such as self-organization and the struggle for Freiraum and community preservation into the broader public discourse.

Zimbweans Find Novel Way of Using Mobiles

Haru Mutasa | In Zimbabwe people are slowly beginning to pay for goods and services using their mobile phones - part of what's being called a micro-banking revolution.

The Deficit and the White House Tour Blues

Bruce Yandle | A frustrated group of sixth-graders from St. Paul's Lutheran School in Waverly, Iowa, recently sent a message to President Obama: "The White House is our house," the class said in a Facebook video. "Please let us visit."

Greenspan Discusses the End of the Fed … What Comes Next?

Anthony Wile | An interesting article in Forbes entitled "If Alan Greenspan Wants To 'End The Fed', Times Must Be Changing," informs us that the predictions we made long ago about the Federal Reserve are coming true.

Cyprus Gets Bailout as Depositors Suffer Surprise Tax

Shepard Ambellas | In fact people are flocking to banking institutions and ATM's to withdraw as much as they can from their accounts as the decision has been made from above.

Walmart: Always Low Wages

OWS | At the end of last year, on Black Friday, Walmart workers bravely went out on strike. The workers and their supporters held protests at over 1,000 stores across the country, shortly following an initial set of strikes by workers in Walmart’s warehouses.

The Dow Jones Is Lying

Sheldon Richman | The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is at a record high, and the unemployment rate has ticked down to 7.7 percent, but this is no time to celebrate. The economy is still in the doldrums.

Refuse to Buy or Sell with the Federal Government

James Hall | If only, there was an easy and uncomplicated method for boycotting any business with the federal government.

Egypt: Diesel Shortage Revives Black Market in Egypt

All Africa | Drivers of mass transportation cars in Cairo said on Sunday that the Diesel crisis in Egypt has been going through for around three months has revived the black market.

Klarman Yelp: The Fed Has No Clothes

The Daily Bell | Fear regarding Fed manipulations lays on Washington DC – as it has before – like a thick blanket. But underneath simmers a good deal of resentment and frustration. What happens when the spell is broken, as inevitably it must be?

Ben Bernanke’s Hollow Victory

The Daily Bell | To suggest then that central banking policy has alleviated what was caused by the same mechanism is to proclaim a hollow victory, indeed.

The African Investment Meme Continues

The Daily Bell | If we are correct, the coming African miracle will continue to be promoted in the media and people will become intimately familiar with the promise of African countries they probably still couldn't find on a map.

Is Hyperinflation a Myth?

The Daily Bell | Daily life under advanced capitalism is rather dull and many imagine that after a hyperinflation society will turn into a sort of Wild West where things get a bit more interesting...

Corporatism: A System Of Control Designed By The Monopoly Men Of The Global Elite

Michael Snyder | Our economy is completely and totally dominated gigantic predator corporations that are greatly favored by our massively bloated federal government.

The Chart That Proves That The Mainstream Media Is Lying To You About Unemployment

Michael Snyder | Sadly the truth is that the percentage of working age Americans that have a job is just 0.1% higher than it was exactly three years ago.

Internal IMF Study: Fund Has Gained World’s Trust by Advocating Currency Debasement

The Daily Bell | According to a summary of the report that appeared in, the IMF is now seen as more of an international pal than a nagging nanny.

USSR Redux: Top Eurocrats Indicate Europe’s Recovery Will Be Centrally Planned and Green

The Daily Bell | There is an active campaign underway to lower Europe's living standards and weaken its middle classes. Creating and imposing a pan-European "environmental economy" on Europe's suffering masses will likely promote both of these goals.

“The Government is US?” Not Unless We’re Citigroup

Kevin Carson | Don’t fall for the line that state functionaries “work for us.” Take a look at where they worked before they entered “public service” and watch where they go back to afterward. Guess what? They’re working there right now, too.

Environmental Concerns Reach Fever Pitch over Plan to Link Red Sea to Dead Sea | If the project proceeds, a 180-kilometer buried pipeline will carry up to 2 billion cubic meters (m3) of sea water per year from the Gulf of Aqaba on the Red Sea through Jordanian territory to the Dead Sea.

The Debasing of Our Currency is Relentless – It’s a Giant Con Game | The Federal Reserve is expanding its balance sheets, it’s creating money out of nothing, it’s devaluing the savings of individuals through the debasement of the currency and through zero interest policies.

Bernanke Says Higher Rates May Signal Stronger Economy | “The fact that interest rates have gone up a bit is actually indicative of a stronger economy,” Bernanke said in Washington today in response to questions from members of the House Financial Services Committee. That indicates the Fed’s stimulus is working, he said.

Bernanke: Economy still needs Fed stimulus

USA Today | Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told a Senate hearing Tuesday that the Fed intends to keep its stimulus policies going until the job market improves significantly, partly allaying recent concerns that it might soon rein in its bond-buying.

Dow Jones In Nose-Dive Over Italian Uncertainty | After a brief respite where it was hoped Europe was on the mend worries about the financial health of the Eurozone have flooded back.

Mid-size companies show real pulse of economy

USA Today | Two years ago he hired 60 new employees, and he expects revenue to double in the next couple of years.

Big Oil’s Central Asian Mafia

Dean Henderson | According to Kurt Wulff of the oil investment firm McDep Associates, the Four Horsemen, romping in their new Far East pastures, saw asset increases from 1988-1994 as follows: Exxon Mobil- 54%, Chevron Texaco- 74%, Royal Dutch/Shell- 52% and BP Amoco- 54%.

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