Ron Paul: Did the state spy on Donald Trump? Yes, it spies on all Americans

By: Ron Paul There was high drama last week when Rep. Devin Nunes announced at the White House that he had seen evidence that the communications of the Donald Trump campaign people, and perhaps even Trump himself, had been “incidentally collected” … [Read more...]

A message for Donald Trump – this is the healthcare system to adopt

Whether it is Obamacare, Trumpcare or Ryancare, one thing can be deduced: the healthcare system in the United States is broken. Thanks to cronyism, big government and state intervention into healthcare, medical care has become too expensive. This is … [Read more...]

Video: Mark Dice takes a look at ’60 Minutes’ fake news investigation

CBS attempted to conduct an investigation into the world of supposed fake news. Biting his eye glasses and trying to look ultra serious, Scott Pelley took a look at a number of so-called fake news story, many of which were satirical, and interviewed … [Read more...]

Robert Shiller wants a robot tax to slow down automation, finance jobs

You can add Robert Shiller to the list of names who want to tax robots. In recent years, there has been a growing initiative among politicians, economists, the academic community and the affluent to implement a policy to tax robots. Why? Because … [Read more...]

Steve Bannon doesn’t like Austrian economics or limited government Republicans

If you expected a Donald Trump administration to conduct itself based on principles and convictions then you are likely already disappointed. The current administration was never going to embrace limited government or constitutional conservatism (or … [Read more...]

The right to discriminate? It’s your property

By: Laurence M. Vance Back in 2013, Barronelle Stutzman, the owner of Arlene’s Flowers in Richland, Washington, refused to provide flowers for a gay friend’s same-sex wedding. The legal battle that ensued has now ended: The Washington State … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Mar. 20 to Mar. 26

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: Will Donald Trump ‘drain the swamp’ with blockchain? Hooray! Snap Inc (SNAP) finally receives first … [Read more...]

GOP Rep. channels Nancy Pelosi: We can say what’s in Trumpcare after we pass it

As the years go by, does anyone really think that the Republicans and Democrats are really any different? If you have had any doubt up until this point then hopefully this will finally persuade you. Speaking in an interview with MSNBC on Thursday … [Read more...]

Gary Johnson is never running for U.S. president again: report

You likely won't see Gary Johnson's name on the ballot in 2020. The former New Mexico Republican Governor and two-time Libertarian Party presidential candidate has "vowed to never again run for the presidency," reports the Albuquerque Journal. … [Read more...]

Ron Paul: Will the U.S. repeal Obamacare or adopt Obamacare 2.0?

By: Ron Paul This Thursday, the House of Representatives will vote on a Republican bill that supposedly repeals Obamacare. However, the bill retains Obamacare’s most destructive features. That is not to say this legislation is entirely … [Read more...]