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Hell to Pay

Zero Interest Rate Policies (ZIRP) were intended to create an economic boom, but are doing the opposite. Acting Man Blog posted yesterday this on the coming second big economic crash this century: http://www.acting-man.com/?p=46033#more-46033. Hat4UK published this on the EU and its … Continue reading

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What is the EU?

The EU is a Cold War creation of the USA. I remember the article by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, originally published in the Telegraph that for many years was for me an inspiration.  Now today, the same dilemma faces the countries of … Continue reading

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Greeks flock to alternative grassroots currencies in Affront to Euro Debt Slavery

Posted on August 14, 2015 by WashingtonsBlog Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Necessity is the mother of invention. When Christos Papaioannou noticed his car needed new tires, the Greek computer engineer bought them with euros—but used an alternative currency, called TEM, to … Continue reading

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The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion

The Greek Coup: Liquidity as a Weapon of Coercion Posted on July 30, 2015 by WashingtonsBlog By Ellen Brown. “My father made him an offer he couldn’t refuse. Luca Brasi held a gun to his head and my father assured him that either his … Continue reading

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Germany’s Policies pose a Danger to Europe for the first time since 1945: a view from Poland

Things are beginning to happen in the EU. The Greek crisis has been having Europe-wide repercussions. In today’s Dagens Nyheter the Finance Minister, Magdalena Andersson, argued that Sweden should not become a second-class member of the EU. In typical Social Democratic … Continue reading

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EU would do anything to keep Greece in Union

‘EU would do anything to keep Greece in union’ Get short URL Published time: July 06, 2015 13:58  “No” supporters shout slogans and wave Greek national flags during celebrations in Athens, Greece July 5, 2015.(Reuters / Dimitris Michalakis) 70103 Tags … Continue reading

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Requiem for the European Dream

http://fortruss.blogspot.se/2015/07/requiem-for-european-dream.html July 1, 2015 Requiem for the European Dream By Crimson Alter Translated from Russian by J.Hawk As European businessmen like to say, “if you think the situation can’t be made more absurd, EU bureaucrats will easily prove you wrong.” … Continue reading

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It is we – and not Greece – who are responsible for the debt-burden

In Dagens Nyheter (pp. 6-7, 26 June 2015) Jürgen Habermas launched a blistering attack on the EU politicians who “have turned themselves into zombies”, fixated on the belief that the astronomical Greek state debt can be paid by the Greeks alone. This … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Fiat – why the Euro is so Fragile

The Guardian has published an article on how the USA has fuelled the rise of ISIS. You can read it here: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jun/03/us-isis-syria-iraq?. http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/the-ultimate-fiat-why-they-euro-is-so-fragile/? David Stockman’s Contra Corner. There appears to be little or nothing in the monetarists’ handbook to enable them … Continue reading

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C’mon Angela, let them Greexit

by David Stockman • March 19, 2015 With each passing day it becomes more obvious that Europe is heading for an epochal financial conflagration. So buy-the-dip if you must, but don’t believe for a minute that the US has decoupled.  When the euro and … Continue reading

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