WATCH: Hollywood hypocrisy amid Harvey Weinstein scandal

For decades, Hollywood has championed itself as America's conscience, the crusader of justice. But our supposed betters are entrenched in sexual depravity, whether it is sexually harassing women or engaged in pedophilia. We have seen this with the … [Read more...]

Paul Krugman and the Case of the ‘Heroic’ Federal Reserve

By: William L. Anderson Once an avid reader of Paul Krugman’s New York Times twice-weekly columns, I admit to rarely even glancing at his work now, since I know that anything he writes is going to have the theme of “Trump evil, Democrats good” … [Read more...]

Bitcoin Enemy No. 1? Robert Shiller says cryptocurrency is a ‘fad’

Since JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has decided to keep quiet about the peer-to-peer decentralized virtual currency, the bitcoin community may have a new enemy in their sights: Robert Shiller. Speaking in an interview with CNBC, economist and Nobel … [Read more...]

WATCH: NYT senior editor admits reporters tried to sway 2016 election

James O'Keefe and Project Veritas have released the third installment of its American Pravda: New York Times series. This time, its undercover reporters spoke with Desiree Shoe, a New York Times senior editor, who made a couple of … [Read more...]

DIVIDED: Pew study finds Americans can’t seem to agree on basic issues

To say that America's divided right now would be an understatement. On the most basic of issues, it seems that Americans have never been so split, whether it is related to immigration or national security - heck, other studies have found that … [Read more...]

Goldman Sachs gives gold the edge over bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies

Let's be honest: 2017 has not been a good year for Goldman Sachs. They have pretty much gotten everything wrong this year, whether it is stocks or industry analysis. But they may have finally gotten something right in 2017. Bloomberg reports … [Read more...]

Koch Brothers, Republican donors want to ignore deficits in Trump tax reform

Deficits don't matter! That has been the Republican Party's official mantra when holding power in Washington. Of course, when they're out of power, the GOP slams budget deficits. Under President Donald Trump and the Republicans' tax reform … [Read more...]

Ron Paul: President Trump Beats War Drums For Iran

By: Ron Paul President Trump has been notoriously inconsistent in his foreign policy. He campaigned on and won the presidency with promises to repair relations with Russia, pull out of no-win wars like Afghanistan, and end the failed US policy of … [Read more...]

Julian Assange thanks U.S. government for 50,000% return on bitcoin

Bitcoin has been surging in recent years, topping $5,000 last week. For many early investors, they have made a killing, but for many investors who have just gotten into the game, it can be a bit risky. One of the earliest adopters of the … [Read more...]

Week in Review: October 9 to October 15

In case you missed any of this week's articles, here is a round-up of some of the most read pieces written by the Economic Collapse News staff: Ron Paul: Will Trump’s Tax Reform Increase or Limit Liberty? WATCH: Project Veritas releases part two of … [Read more...]