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EU countries buying oil from ISIS might be the reason why they wont join U.S in bombing Syria

Last week, President Obama came out acting all John Wayne to the camera and stated that he has finalized his new strategy for taking out the ISIS threat in the Middle East.  Included in this strategy was the desire for NATO countries such as Britian and Germany to be part of his coalition, along with several Arab nations who are suddenly feeling the heat from the radical caliphate. But interestingly enough, ...

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Mises economist shows that the Fed will never be able to raise interest rates

Several months into Fed Chairman Janet Yellen's term as head of the U.S. central bank, the controlling monetary body has been implementing a slow but steady form of pullbacks to their Quantitative Easing (QE) program.  And despite the Fed attempting not one, not two, not three, but four different forms of dollar monetization since the credit crisis of 2008, the one area they have not touched in the past six ...

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Except for healthcare and education no net jobs have been created in economy

Did you ever wonder why Obamacare and Student Loans are so important to President Obama while actual employment in industries like coal, manufacturing, and computer engineering have received little or no support?  It became apparent recently when former Congressman and Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) David Stockman made the bold statement on Sept. 8 that not a single net job has been c ...

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Annie’s Sells Out to GMO Giant General Mills … Here’s What You’re Not Being Told

Let me guess. One of your favorite go-to meals is shells and white cheddar and you find yourself having to ration boxes of cheddar bunnies so that you don’t devour the whole package in one sitting. I don’t blame you.  Nowadays its hard to find anything appetizing that won’t kill you, fund Monsanto, or most likely both. If you’re the type that boycotts brands whose parent companies are against labeling GMOs  ...

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Former Chief Economist for Obama comes out calling for end of the dollar

Back in August, a former chief economic for President Obama wrote an op-ed on the stability of the dollar, and its role today as the global reserve currency.  In his breakdown of the historical use of the dollar in American finance, Jared Bernstein asserted that while in the past the dollar was a benefit which allowed U.S. prosperity to grow, today it has become a burden which forces the central bank into a ...

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NEW JERSEY LEGALIZES SPORTS BETTING

Republican Gov. Chris Christie's administration issued a directive Monday allowing the state's casinos and racetracks to offer sports betting, a move likely to be challenged in court by sports leagues. The governor said he took his cue from previous federal court rulings that found that nothing in New Jersey law prohibits the casinos and horse racing tracks from offering sports betting, so long as it's not ...

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Google READS YOUR E-MAIL Before You Do

It turns out that Google, which bases its business on collecting and analyzing huge reams of data for advertising purposes, has been scanning users’ emails even before users have a chance to open or read them, including email messages that are deleted without being opened. Google knows what’s in your email before you do. The revelation came in a now-settled legal dispute over Google’s Gmail service. Dozens  ...

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It’s a temp job world, and you’re living in it

On Sept. 5 the Bureau of Labor Statistics, or known in the alternative economy as the Bureau of Lies and Slight of Hand, issued its August jobs report for the country.  But unlike the month of July which summarily blew away all forecasted predictions, the August numbers were 'just a bit outside' as the economy only created 142000 when mainstream analysts were predicting no less than 200000. But the real cru ...

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The Obama Cup: Nato Summit to be held at site of 2010 Ryder Cup

Remember a few weeks ago when President Obama interrupted his golf outings to give press conferences on ISIS, Ukraine, and a few other things that were threatening the security of the free world?  Well it appears now that the GOTUS (Golfer of the United States) is not done yet for the year as we now learn the NATO Summit is actually being held at the resort where the 2010 Ryder Cup was played. Which means o ...

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There is only one loser in the proxy war between U.S. and Russia and it is Europe

Like most government reports, many important indicators are paired down to three letter acronyms that tend to diminish their value, and become easily glossed over by those who either invest from that data, or simply ignore it like the general public.  But for very important economic indicators such as the Purchasing Managers Index (PMI), the data can be not only vital to an individual nation's economy, but ...

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Government so afraid of Americans leaving they jacked up price to emmigrate

While not on the scale of Mexicans and other Central American aliens flocking to to the U.S. for the opportunity for jobs and free benefits, the first six months of 2014 has seen more Americans give up their citizenship to emmigrate elsewhere than all of 2013 combined.  And with more and more people thoroughly disgusted with the direction for both the political and economic futures in the land of the free, ...

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SURPRISE: LEADING ANTI-MARIJUANA ACADEMICS ARE PAID BY PAINKILLER DRUG COMPANIES

As Americans continue to embrace pot—as medicine and for recreational use—opponents are turning to a set of academic researchers to claim that policymakers should avoid relaxing restrictions around marijuana. It's too dangerous, risky, and untested, they say. Just as drug company-funded research has become incredibly controversial in recent years, forcing major medical schools and journals to institute stri ...

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